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Marching Orders by C.R. Hopkins
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Clive Hopkins's parents were Salvation Army Officers. When finally at the age of 14 Clive was coerced into becoming a Soldier himself, it was a step too far, and like his older brother he rebelled and became a 'backslider'. He has now written this moving memoir of a youth spent trying to balance the desire to enjoy a normal boyhood.
Tales and Travels of a Teacher in Thailand by Jeff Sparks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues(5.00 from 1 review)
Disillusioned with the tedium of life in cold UK, Jeff Sparks is drawn to Thailand’s tropical climate and the people’s joi de vivre. For over two decades he and fellow ex-pats work together as English teachers, building new lives in the Land of Smiles to varying degrees of success. Humour and surprise accompany the teachers throughout their adventures, both in the classroom and upcountry.
Awake I by Gregory Hoey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
"Powerful. Compelling. Great prose, Great story-telling abilities, Dramatic. Complex and acutely intelligent are the words best used to convey the breadth and majesty of this undoubted classic!" -Carey Holbourn-Armfield, editor of Atlantic Times Monthly.
Tallweed by Paul David Robinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Faith Naber wanted to share with us what it was like to grow up in Mount Greenwood during the great depression. She started her book at the beginning of her first memory of THE HOUSE that her parents built. Her parents and four children to live in a wall tent on the floor of a house without walls or a roof through a Chicago winter in 1924. Faith was 4 years old.
The Ascent of a Rural Boy by Dr. Tc Jain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017 by Zorba Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The ascent of a rural boy, traces the incredible journey of Dr. T.C. Jain, senior agriculturist and former consultant with the World Bank, as he catapults from a remote village in Rajasthan to the global arena. Dr. Jain, one of the many children of a middle-class Jain family, managed to climb the steep steps of academic success and social recognition with nothing but the help of his never-say-die
The Life of Samuel J Tilden - Volume Two by Nikki Oldaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 159,940. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Samuel Tilden Biography Vol 2 - During the 1876 presidential election, Tilden won the popular vote over his Republican opponent, Rutherford B. Hayes, proving that the Democrats were once again competitive in the American political process following the Civil War.
The Life of Samuel J Tilden - Volume One by Nikki Oldaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 142,250. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Volume One -Early Years Biography of Samuel Tilden's early years - 1814 to 1876 - Book is fully revised and edited with a new typeset and charts.
Samuel Tilden, the Real 19th President : Elected by the People's Vote by Nikki Oldaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Democratic candidate New York Governor Samuel Tilden's won the 1876 Presidency and how Republicans stole it from Tilden by just ONE Electors Vote using dirty tricks.
A Picture of a Dead Horse by Trevor Herdman
Price: Free! Words: 55,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1972 Trevor was an average teenager growing up in the North of England when he had an accident celebrating his 19th birthday. He broke his neck leaving him paralysed from the chest down. This book follows his rehabilitation through to University, work, love and marriage, all whilst seeking to become a Paralympian. It's funny and entertaining and not just another triumph over tragedy story.
Through the Dragon's Gate by Jean O'Hara
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 83,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Jean O'Hara is now a prominent psychiatrist in London, but she grew up in a humble tenement flat in Hong Kong in the 1960s. Jean developed a fascination for medicine and moved to the UK to attend medical school. This book is her account of a childhood steeped in the culture of China, and first steps in a career in medicine.
Laddie: My Four-Legged Protector by Don Marler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Back in 1945 on Christmas Eve Day, a blizzard hit Wichita, Kansas. A freezing puppy crawled through a hole in the cinderblock wall of Tex's Welding shop. Tex had told Donnie the week before, "There's no money to buy presents this year." How could Tex anticipate what his wife, Irene, might do, if he took a free dog home to their four-year-old son so he could have a Christmas present, after all?
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots by David Kerr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
Paddling Down the Darling by Tony Pritchard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1970s I had drifted down the Darling River in western New South Wales. An eighteen month trip in a ten-foot boat with no motor. I had adventure, found love, and experienced a personal awakening (sometimes referred to as a breakdown). Then in 2010 I returned to the Darling, and just in case I missed something, I did the same trip in 2012 and in 2013.
Martes de Horror by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido
Series: Terrorismo inteernacional · Sociología MIlitar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Impactante relato del obrero puertorriqueño William Rodríguez, quien laboraba como aseador de las escaleras de la torre norte del World Trade Center y por razón de su oficio poseía una llave maestra que le permitía acceso a todos los pisos de la edificación, con la que abrió muchas puertas y salvó a decenas de personas que estaban atrapadas en la torre norte.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond by Leslie Smith Dow
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
Divine Rapid Response by Chuks I. Ndukwe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,510. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Divine rapid Response is a fascinating memoir, Chuks Ndukwe loses everything, about to become homeless and survived. Now Ndukwe welcomes readers into the darkest hours of his life, astounding us with focus on faith during moments of pain. Written with authority, and lightheartedness, this memoir is a reminder of how faith can lead us out of the darkest corners.
Resonant Desire by Chuks I. Ndukwe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Resonant Desire is a narrative of a young boy’s first encounter with electricity which did more than light up his Nigerian classroom—it shone a spotlight on his path to higher education and a career in science and technology through the love and guidance of his teachers. A captivating, inspirational memoir with an African flavor. Resonant Desire proves childhood dreams can come true.
Head for the Hills by Glennyce Eckersley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
HEAD FOR THE HILLS is a compelling and humorous autobiographical eyewitness account of the early days of Hollywood and some of its iconic stars.
The Fear by Gerard Fritsch
Price: Free! Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
O SAL DA TERRA by Manuel Antonio Goncalves
Price: Free! Words: 61,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Não se existe por existir, há realidades para as quais é necessário abrir a mente e o coração. Deus olha por todos nós e nunca se esquece de nos suster, mesmo quando O julgamos longe e indiferente ao que nos acontece na curta vida que vivemos. Curta, sempre curta, por mais que vivamos.