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Letter from Alabama: The Inspiring True Story of Strangers Who Saved a Child and Changed a Family Forever by David Workman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Letter from Alabama" is the inspiring true story of two children orphaned and abandoned, then saved by grace and a family's love -- and by a startling letter that traveled hundreds of miles and changed everything. The book richly and intimately portrays what life in America was like over several decades of the 20th century before era of the Internet and instant communication.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Bruce Springsteen by James Hoag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This is a mini-biography of one the greatest of American performers and bands, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. The book reviews the life of Bruce Springsteen , and especially, the music that he produced. We'll visit each of his hits and find out how they came to be written or how they were recorded; and discuss any trivia that might be associated with the music.
War Stories: Tiananmen Square 1989 by Terry Irving
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of covering the June 4th 1989 demonstrations in Tiananmen Square and the question of whether any students were killed.
War Stories: Beirut 1982 by Terry Irving
Series: Confessions of a Network News Producer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Ronin Robot Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
The question is, how many mistakes can you make in a war zone and remain alive? Veteran network television producer Terry Irving--winner of 4 Emmys--tells the truth about how he covered War in Beirut. Covering the news is easy. Staying alive when you clearly have no idea what you're doing is HARD. With personal photos and links to YouTube videos.
Early Days by Trenton Scott Hawley
You set the price! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015 by Greedycrook. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Trenton Scott Hawley and Bobbie's beautiful & moving love story 'Early Days' 'The Outpost chapel is no longer there, the "Honeymoon suite" was torn down, even the A-framed restaurant across from it, where we had breakfast the next morning is gone...Bobbie has passed. Makes me sad that none of it's still there for me to visit..But my memories, and the impact she had on my life is forever!
Walter Butler Fight Club by Jeanne Butler Eidex
Price: Free! Words: 15,010. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Walter Butler Fight Club is a raw, unedited account of a sister’s devotion to her ailing brother. At times hilarious and always witty, the inspirational passages give the reader insight into how she stayed so strong and focused during the prolonged ordeal, and her faith and optimism will encourage those struggling through similar circumstances.
Tramadol Hostage Part 2 by Ernestina Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ernestina Grace describes her ongoing struggle with her addiction to Tramadol and how it has affected her life as a wife and mother.
Musings of a Blerd: A 90s Girl Living in a Dystopian World by Talisha Harrison
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This fourth installment by Miss Harrison is a book filled with poetic musings from the author inspired by her thoughts, feelings, reflections, and life experiences. The theme of individuality and celebrating who you are runs throughout the volume. The book is divided into seven parts, touching upon multiple topics such as individuality, beauty, racism, injustice, feminism, being a nerd, etc.
The Robert Creeley Reels: 1963 by Fredric Larry Weiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In an intimate and intense discussion recorded on reel-to-reel tapes in 1963, poet Robert Creeley provides a critical understanding of his poetry, short stories, and novel. These ideas are intertwined with discussions about his personal history, literary development, and encounters with Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Charles Olson, and Robert Duncan.
A huanted house will always be haunted by William Jervis
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How growing up in a haunted house leaves it's mark on young chidren, and how evil spirits influences child abuse.
Beth of Fresh Air: New Zealand by Itty Bitty Publishing Company
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,130. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Beth traded in the desk for a hammock, a company mission statement for a journal, and a 401(k) for a wealth of experiences as she quit her full time job and bought a one way ticket to New Zealand. Her observations, wonderings, and dreams were jotted on napkins and gathered to inspire you to take risks. You name the dirty jobs, she’s done them, making travel and help exchange her new normal.
Reflections From The L.A. Baby Boomers Rewind Den by R. W. Ball
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,740. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In L.A., back-in-the-day: The air was clearer, skies were bluer, birds flew higher, flowers smelled sweeter, and people were happier (these might be just be a tiny, wee-tad bit of exaggeration). But, one did get more bang for one’s buck - 25 cents bought a lot of snacks. When we kids went outside, we were ‘gear’-less. There were neighborhood theaters. Parents didn't allow kids to cuss. Etc...
In Those Days Book 1 The Ties That Bind by Dusty Kohl
Series: In Those Days. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1909 at the age of thirteen, Nellie camps with her family in the new State of Oklahoma. They fled crop failure at home in East Texas. She loved her parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters. All of them believed they could pull through the worst of circumstances. Instead, they barely scraped by with enough to eat. The book provides detailed background of her family life in those days.
In Those Days Book 2 On the Run by Dusty Kohl
Series: In Those Days. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Nellie is dragged along when her husband fears death at the hand of her father. From boardinghouses, to cheap hotel rooms, and then a winter in a boxcar, she’s had enough and demands a decent roof over their heads before the baby comes. Nellie makes many new friends along the way. Her trail of friends irritates her spouse, except for whatever he can get from them.
In Those Days Book 3 Hiding From the Great World War by Dusty Kohl
Series: In Those Days. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,470. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At less than twenty years old, Nellie birthed three children. Her friend's husbands return from the start of WW 1, dead or mortally wounded. When the draft board sends for her husband, he loads the buckboard and takes them out of civilization. She must find ways for them to survive. Living off the land changes the way she looks at her marriage and it forever changes the way she looks at herself.
Memoir Writing 101 / 10 Steps to Crafting a Compelling Memoir by Denis Ledoux
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wish you had a short guide to outline which most important steps to take—before you invest too much time and energy—to write the best memoir you are capable of? This book is the guide you were looking for! This little book has great must-do suggestions. As a workshop leader, coach and editor, Ledoux has helped many would-be writers to shape memoirs that have found appreciative audiences.
Fighting to Function: Tales from British Prison by Stephen G.D Jackley
Price: Free! Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A compendium of stories and articles written inside prison. This book provides unique first-hand insight into the British penal system, with reflections that have bearing on society as a whole.