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Just a Number
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
If you support your Armed Forces then you will want to read this book.
The Chase Story -- My First 70 Years
Price: Free! Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiography of Chase Edwards. Chase tells his story from birth until the age of 70. There are many helpful tips woven into his story. Chase has gone from a suicidal past to a life of living each day in gratitude. This is the story of a man who shares 70 years of his life with you. Visit amusement areas that have since closed down and look for situations that have faded with history.
Cracked Earth: The Story of WEC in Thailand from the Perspective of Rosemary Charters
Price: Free! Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
The story of WEC in Thailand from the perspective of Rosemary Charters. Written as an autobiography, but with the specific purpose of documenting the pioneering work of WEC in Thailand. This edition also includes notes from a number of her colleagues.
Telling Things as They Happened
Price: Free! Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brave political woman who fought for seamstresses's rights
A Bankrupt's Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 72,290. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
2016, February. A man sits alone outside a Leeds insolvency court, waiting to be discharged a bankrupt. Through A Bankrupt’s Memoir and its recollections and tales, the author attempts to understand and resolve the emotional and physical conflicts that have led to his present situation of being petitioned a bankrupt.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
The Canister X Transmission: Year Two - Collected Newsletters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Running weekly, The Canister X Transmission was sent to readers worldwide and they received updates from the desk of A.P. Fuchs. The newsletter covered four main topics: Writing/Creating/Publishing, Project Analysis, Creator Spotlight, Weekly Ramble. Exclusive to this collection is a special Issue Fifty-three A newsletter. Welcome to The Canister X Transmission: Year Two.
Paper Rings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Teodor is just twenty-two, a student struggling to survive under the regime of President Ceauşescu. One day his world is turned upside down when Ariella, a young Italian girl arrives in the city. For him it is love at first sight. But there is one big obstacle: contact between Romanians and Westerners is not allowed by the laws of the tyrannical regime. Will they be able to continue their romance?
A Perfect Love to Conquer Perfectionism
Price: Free! Words: 108,530. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Hear how a young woman bound by depression and anxiety stemming from perfectionism was completely set free by an intimate loving God. Learn how to date (and not to date!) as she spent 20 years searching for the ideal man in the midst of thriving Christian community. Then God flipped her world and priorities upside down.
WHAT A WASTE: The Untold Stories From The Inside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I hope that this book enlightens everyone to the horror of the system. I hope that it opens the eyes of those whose stories are in this book to see their ridiculous behaviors and to rethink their lives. Maybe if they read actual accounts of some of the things that they have said and/or done they will see what fools they have made of themselves.
The Clod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A true story of the struggle faced by young soulmates in 1970s England. When Zahra, a Pakistani Muslim, introduces her intended marriage partner, fellow Mental Health Nursing colleague, Luke, to her family there ensues a dramatic clash of cultures, family tragedy and a desperate struggle against all the odds to reunite across continents and convention in a tale of love, loss and faith.
Reach Up for the Sunrise: An Unauthorized Biography of Duran Duran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Reach up for the Sunrise: An Unauthorized Biography of Duran Duran" follows the ban's progress from the early days and is newly updated for 2016.
Darkness: The Secrets of a Blind Psychologist
Price: Free! Words: 77,310. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Coming from the backwoods California mentality of Occidental during the Great Depression, I became an apple picker, dish washer, grocery clerk, high school teacher, hippy nightclub owner, radio personality, and a PhD psychologist, despite my failing vision and three failed marriages. I made numerous mistakes and false starts during my life, but I’ve finally found the secret of happiness.
Family Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In the late 19th century, orphans became a ward of the county. When that happened to my grandmother, she was sold as a bond servant, setting the course of her life into motion. At the age of 18 the man who held her bond had taught her to read and write, be a good Christian woman, and the mysteries of housekeeping. Giving her a watch, a bible and $10 she was on her own for the first time...
Eu & Meu amigo DDA
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Lançado em Setembro de 2006 durante a 1ª Quinzena Nacional de Leitura em comemoração aos 78 anos da Livraria Siciliano, EU & MEU AMIGO DDA (Autobiografia de um portador do Transtorno Do Déficit De Atenção/Hiperatividade) é o primeiro livro autobiográfico sobre o TDA/H. Através de uma narrativa descontraída, Marcus Deminco descreve inúmeras das suas inquietantes aventuras.
Beyond Bourda Green: a memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,170. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Beyond Bourda Green tells the story of growing up in Bourda, a ward of the city of Georgetown in Guyana, the land of many waters--a ward connected to the colonial past. It is a simple story of being raised in a tenement yard by a single parent mother who sacrificed her own life sustained by the dream of a better life for myself and my sister.
Young and Malay: Growing Up in Multicultural Malaysia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This collection of nine essays by young and 'youngish' Malays who are artists, novelists, lawyers, politicians, journalists, and social activists is a compelling read for observers and researchers of contemporary Malay and Malaysian politics and culture. ​
My Mother and Amelia Earhart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,570. Language: American English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » American
A memoir of growing up in Berkeley California during the '40s and '50s as the fatherless daughter of a newspaperman.
Gulp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,330. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When life no longer belongs to you, you need to disappear. This journey takes the reader on a journey, of one man's story of survival, inspiration, self-discovery and reinvention.
Lingering Ghosts of War and Peace
Price: Free! Words: 98,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A search involving ghosts from World War I and afterwards leads towards some during the Cold War at high levels in Australia, the US, Britain and the Soviet Union