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Mail from Kyrgyzstan: My Life as an Over-50 Peace Corps Volunteer
You set the price! Words: 127,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Michael waited 30 years to realize his dream of joining the Peace Corps. Read how he adapted to living in a new country, learned the hard way that you can never be too culturally sensitive, created a social issues radio serial, lived through the overthrow of the Kyrgyz government and so much more.
Our Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,400. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our Time follows the story of a child born between the Depression and Second World War and his subsequent restlessness, desire to travel, and the chance meeting of the woman who would turn out to be the love of his life. Our Time was written in honour of that woman, Genevieve, and of their time together.
Loose Threads
You set the price! Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality
Loose Threads is a pacey candid account of my teenage years in the 60s and 70s . Its main theme is sexual awakening and youthful relationships. Like many others, in my 50s I reconnected with some old friends and three illustrious old boy friends in particular. One now lives in New Mexico, one is a successful solicitor and the third a Q.C. Pithy social commentary keeps the themes relevant .
Turbulence of Self-Esteem: A Young Ladies Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2019 by Pearly Gates Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Peer pressure, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A compelling collection of short stories BY young ladies FOR young ladies! In this book, you will walk arm-in-arm with the authors as they openly share the ups and downs of their turbulent paths leading to the realization that #SelfEsteemMatters. The trials and challenges encountered by these young ladies are ones many of today's youth can relate to and desire to overcome.
My Years With Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2019 by Tulabella Ruby Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jack Woodford was the confidant, piano player, and speech and diction instructor for Al Capone. Learn who really masterminded the St. Valentine’s Day Massacre and why. Was Al the Prohibition mastermind he’s been painted? Why were many crimes at such a low level during his regime? What was the secret behind Al’s scar? What World Series did he fix? Why did Al decide to quit in 1926?
Gleanings from the Harvest
Price: Free! Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2019 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
You may have heard of the clergyman who was converted while preaching his own sermon! Well, this is man ‒ William Haslam. Gleanings from the Harvest is similar in form to another of Haslam’s books from White Tree Publishing, Leaves from My Notebook, as we again see him share his faith one to one, with dramatic results. He was a man who mixed easily with titled gentry and the poorest of the poor.
Resilience
You set the price! Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
It is a story based on totally real facts. It tells how life can change us in a second, sometimes, by being absorbed in our thoughts or everyday life.
Skating on the Septic Tank: Telling Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2019 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The subtitle of this story collection, Telling Stories, proves this author’s craft of telling stories to you that are also telling for you. Buckle up tight as her short, smooth non-fiction explores the highs and lows of life. She will pull you in and leave you emotionally changed.
Forever Changing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Dave’s third book continues his musical story, starting in 1987 when he moved back to Northamptonshire after three years in Somerset. In 1990 he became a Christian and within a few years had recorded his first album of self penned songs. Between 1994 and 2005 he released seven albums of mostly original material. Dave and his wife Sue took part in numerous Christian festivals and events including p
Caves Of My Life
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2019 by Ukiyoto Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A true story based in South Africa - I will say to all my readers that don't forget the struggles and trials in life but be thankful for them because they are the ones which make you the person you are today.
The Philosophy of Shaving: Reflections on the Death of My Father
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Philosophy of Shaving is a book about overcoming grief. It connects one man's loss of his father as a boy to the fact that he was never taught how to shave. Rooted in the author's own experience, it is an exhaustive attempt to learn every aspect of shaving as a way to talk about subjects like father figures and manhood. The book includes interviews, shaving tips, and its cultural history.
The Things I did for Money
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dave’s latest book is part autobiography, part social history. He’s played music since the late 1960s and this book recounts the many and varied jobs he took in order to fund his passion. Banking, retail, warehouse and factory work? He did them all. Food industry, call centres, white van man and admin? Ditto. This is Dave’s story of the world of work in the late 20th century.
El arte de atreverse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,820. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
¿Cuántas veces haz dejado escapar oportunidades en tu vida, sólo por vergüenza o simple miedo a recibir un no como respuesta? Probablemente tú y muchas otras personas, se identificarán con esta pregunta, pues a pesar de que cuentan con un gran potencial, su temor a destacar, a ser visibles, o bien por no tener la confianza suficiente en sí mismas, les hace quedarse a orillas del camino...
The Dogs May Bark But the Caravan Moves On: The Spirit Realm And I
Price: Free! Words: 69,550. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2019 by William R. Potter. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Evidence of higher beings In the spirit realm shaping my earthly life.
Canadian Memories - An Ode to Inspector Clouseau
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
This is a humorous biographical essay following the development of my bizarre sense of humor through an examination of my literary achievements, such as they are. It is an addendum to my Canadian Memories story collection, intended to give a context for the humor focus of my memories by laying the blame squarely on Inspector Clouseau. It's not my fault, it's his.
Too Old For Punk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,140. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Volume 2 of Dave Clemo's musical story covers the period from 1974 to 1984 when he was living in Northamptonshire. He was founder member of Left Hand Drive and pop covers band Conspiracy and the book is a detailed and vivid portrait of the time. The London pub rock scene and the midlands working mens club scene are seen through the author's eyes. A must read.
Too Young For Rock And Roll
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: British English. Published: April 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
The first volume of Dave's musical story starts in Cornwall in the 1950s. He spent his teenage years in and around Ladbroke Grove, the epicentre of the Counter Culture and Underground music scene. He learned to play guitar and spent the next few years learning how to make music, playing everything from pop, rock, country, jazz and folk music and going to gigs.
Called Out: The Story Of A Backslidden Christian.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,170. Language: British English. Published: April 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Volume Four of my story. This volume tells it from a Christian viewpoint. How I came to faith and why I left the church. (Volumes 1 to 3 cover my music story and are also available)
Ricordi della Guerra di Spagna
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,970. Language: Italian. Published: April 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
In questo e-book l'autore racconta le sue esperienze della guerra civile in Spagna.
A Life Without Limits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,330. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2019 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiography of Sir Bert Massie who was played a significant role as a disability rights activist and advocate. His extraordinary achievements were recognised by the award of an OBE, then a CBE and finally, in 2007, a knighthood. This is his remarkable and engaging story, completed by his wife Maureen and friends after his death in October 2017.