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Bad Choices Make Good Stories
Price: Free! Words: 67,430. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Becker and Malloy LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Oliver, a teenage hacker living in Germany, meets Donna online. She's an American girl living in New York. After chatting and talking on the phone for months, he finally decides to surprise her with a visit. But he soon finds out that things are not what they appeared to be, and that this visit will change his life forever.
A Charmed Life in Ceylon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,770. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
The author's fascinating adventures in Ceylon (Sri Lanka) in the early 50's portray an adventurous lifestyle that most of us dream about, but would be impossible today. He set himself up as an underwater guide attracting the wealthy and famous to this new sport. They repaid him by inviting him to their homes in Europe where he experienced a lavish lifestyle he hardly knew existed.
Unexpected America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,550. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Unexpected America is a mainstream memoir which reads like a thriller. Wanjiru Warama leaves Kenya in a huff and heads to the United States for a year’s sabbatical. From the first day, she realizes she has to learn to live all over again in a new culture she knows nothing about.
All Aboard! Memoirs of the MacDowell Sisters, Sweethearts of the Air
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Deep7Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In an era before their gender was allowed to vote, two sisters blazed trails in business and entertainment, touring North America and earning their way: as public stenographers, war correspondents, secretaries to senators, journalists, musicians and early radio celebrities - bringing native Hawaiian music to the mainland as The MacDowell Sisters, “Sweethearts of the Air”.
Rosa Mexicano: A Culinary Autobiography (With 60 recipes)
Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mexican, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is not just a cookbook. It is the Story of how a self made, independent woman became one of the most important pioneers in fine Mexican food dinning in the United States. The recipes are the ones that made Rosa Mexicano NYC famous and from there a whole chain has grown to more than 14 restaurants internationally and growing.
Enjoying the Adventure of the Long Haul: The Faith-Adventure of an Ordinary Kiwi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,990. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The Faith journey of an ordinary Kiwi (New Zealander) and his adventures with his young family in New Zealand and eight Asian nations.
Swipe Right For Loneliness
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
A memoir of sex, love, and dating on the swipe-apps. But mostly just sex.
Auslander
Price: Free! Words: 79,530. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
In this true story, the author describes his life as a biracial boy and young man in the German Democratic Republic. Even though racism contradicts the communist ideology, the author was confronted with it, hidden and open, from childhood on. He lets the reader know how difficult it was for him to cope with this situation, and the high price he had to pay when his response was aggressiveness and
The False Spy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Zorba Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Between August 1978 and January 1979, in a brief span of six months, 50-odd army persons were arrested by the Military Intelligence authorities under the charge of spying for Pakistan in what eventually came to be known as the ‘Samba Spy Scandal’. What followed was nothing less than a humiliating debacle of justice in one of the most sordid dramas of greed, intrigues, cowardice and fabrication, as
Growing Up Viking
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,880. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Hekla Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author recalls Iceland 1935, a simpler time and draws the reader into a childhood routine that had been virtually unchanged since the days of the Vikings. The enchanting legends of trolls and hidden folk of Iceland are interwoven with the hopes and fears of a child growing up amidst the hardships of daily life in this mysterious land of eerie landscapes, erupting volcanoes, gushing geysers.
"Warrant on my Life: Why Me? Personal Statement Asking For Public Assistance ("We Are Going to Kill You, Are You a Jew?" And The Book of Psalms to Pray"
Price: Free! Words: 51,900. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
A personal statement asking for public assistance and detective work. There must be over one hundred witnesses in this case. Note that on my cover I added a quote that was directed toward me and said by others only to me the victim, but I found that I may have needed to show that quote in the book's cover art. See additional information on Yudowitzbaby at Youtube.
Tales and Travels of a Teacher in Thailand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.