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Quondong Pie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"As we started to round the corner I turned and looked back and waved a fond farewell, not only to my mother, but also to my childhood, as I began the first day of the rest of my life."
Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
Memoirs of an Artist: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Here’s the first-person story of a talented artist who freelanced as an assassin. If this sounds somewhat like Gong Show host Chuck Barris’s “unauthorized autobiography,” Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, there’s good reason. Billy Selesnick’s life has been a fascinating journey of art, sex, drugs, political activism, and breathless travels around the world.
Over The Wall: Trials and Tribulations of a Jailbreaker. Based on a True Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,730. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The story opens in 1950 when a scrawny, undernourished lad of 15 is about to embark upon a criminal career. Set against the backdrop of an impoverished childhood in the Black Country, easy money and good times beckon. Borstal awaits, where violent encounters and a brutal regime shape the future.
Videosyncratic. A book about life. In video shops.
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A caustically funny journey spanning the 30 year life of the UK Video rental industry through the eyes of a laconic till-jockey-turned-manager-turned-owner. The 'Kitchen Confidential' of video stores.
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend presents a sympathetic portrait of this remarkable musician and offers a perceptive overview of the Canadian jazz scene during the 35 years in which, by turns, his career flourished, faltered and flourished again.
With Love From God
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Does cancer enhance courage? Or does it heighten the sense of humour? Can a life threatening illness strengthen bonds, create friendships or form a community? Lavanya Rajpal had been in remission from blood cancer (leukaemia) for ten years when in March 2013 then devastatingly, the diagnosis is made again.
"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.
Life Check A Human Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,910. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was rescued from drowning twice, stood face-to-face with a bear, and almost crushed by a dump truck before age six. My teen and adult life not much better. Not all of the stories are tragic. Many are funny and some are amazing. I’m no stranger to juvenile hall, jail or mental ward. I retired after thirty-four years of being a serial entrepreneur, with numerous licensed inventions.
Is This Me?
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Anita opens the door and flees, screaming as she runs toward the river, a man chasing in hot pursuit. This opening scene is a surprise considering Anita is the quintessential ‘good girl’ who was raised as a fundamentalist Christian. You’ll glimpse inside a tortured soul as she spontaneously approaches strangers to understand herself. ‘Is This Me?’ is the prelude to an astonishing and larger story.
Fair Game - A Hidden History Of The Kruger National Park
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
The Kruger National Park is an internationally renowned wildlife sanctuary and one of South Africa’s top tourist attractions. However, this wasn’t always the case. Here is the engrossing and little-known story of how an unwanted wasteland that grew into the one of the greatest game reserves in the world.
A Woman in a Man's World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Spanning seventy years, this charismatic autobiography chronicles the rags-to-riches story of a woman determined to succeed in a male dominated world of business. Set in Southern Africa against the back drop of a world war, the savage Rhodesian bush war and turbulent political change, it is a story of raw courage, of disaster and danger, liberally spiced with humour, interesting people and animals
Change Your Name and Disappear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Domestic Violence, there are no rules. Happy. Healthy. Successful. Everything in Tammy's life was great until the day her martial arts instructor, Steve, asked her on a date
Dropping the Mic - My Break-Up with the American Media
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"You should know this book has a lot to do with the sad truth about journalism: what goes on inside of a newsroom can be just as ugly as the world we report on."
Veronica, Hidden Harm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,700. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Hidden Harm Veronica Cook writes a biographical account of the difficulties of life growing up with parents who are drug addicts.
Marching Orders
Price: $4.00 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.
All My Tomorrows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,370. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In All My Tomorrows, Sue Ashley paints an intimate portrait of her life. With touching honesty she takes the reader through the problems she faced in growing up.
Bogeyman: He Was Every Parent's Nightmare
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: American English. Published: April 9, 2017 by WildBlue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
For years he stalked elementary schools and playgrounds looking for young girls from low-income neighborhoods to abduct, rape and murder. They were "throwaway kids" to him, hardly missed, soon forgotten. He was every parent’s worst nightmare. The bogeyman they warned their children about, who lurked in the shadows outside of bedroom windows.
Time Never Runs Out
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,310. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Nina recently came back from a trip around Europe where she was off trying to find herself. What she found was that she missed home and everyone she knew. She also felt ever so lonely. Coming home to London seemed like the perfect solution to her problem and bumping into the gorgeous new guy at work took her mind off her troubles.