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Pushing Over the Apple Cart, Book One: Joy
Price: Free! Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Pushing Over the Apple Cart, a true trilogy, is the story of a sensational college sex scandal, well-covered by media at the time, and the court case that resulted in an historic, and unexpected, victory. Five females, one male, one courtroom, one college, one secret. All true. Pushing Over the Apple Cart, Book Two: The Endeavor, is published on Kobo, with Book Three to be published in October.
The Kid in Me: A Personal Account of My Teen Pregnancy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,410. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Two minutes after peeing in a cup, the consequence of having unprotected sex paralyzed Maggie. The words, "You're pregnant" reverberated on the bare walls of the clinic. Fifteen years old, class president, honor student, dumped by her boyfriend, Maggie had few options. She decided to hide the pregnancy. This an honest account of the emotional journey a teenager travels when hiding her pregnancy.
Ken Kirkby - Warrior Painter
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
KEN KIRKBY—WARRIOR PAINTER is a remarkable biography about a very remarkable man. It is, also, an unusual book about a very unusual man. This is an enlightening story of a very intelligent, artistically endowed, determined and perhaps spiritually guided warrior for the conservation of the land, air and water upon which the continuation of all species, including our own, depends.
Becoming a Superhero: Based on a True Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,500. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oliver was a lost child. Even though he had a good background, he managed to screw up his life. He was a military brat. His father served 24 years in the US Navy. His mom was loving and kind, but very strict. Maybe too much discipline was too much for him?
The White Aborigine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the way life imitates art, Gerry Walshe's life began in a way similar to that of Steve Martin's character Navin R. Johnson in the movie 'The Jerk'. Gerry Walshe spent his early years living as an Australian Aborigine. As the illegitimate son of a Roman Catholic woman, he was given away to a tribal Aboriginal woman at the age of four months. This is his story - an Australian story.
Pra lá de Bagdá
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 10, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Uma vida de sonhos e de ilusões estraçalhadas. De luta, não só pela sua própria sobrevivência como a de seus filhos e, acima de tudo, uma luta ferrenha contra sérios problemas emocionais que a levaram a inúmeras internações psiquiátricas, capazes de causar irreparáveis traumas. Mas nem tudo são sombras na vida desta mulher guerreira.
Hồi Ký Nguyễn Hiến Lê
Price: Free! Words: 292,210. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Năm 1935, hồi mới vào đời, làm ở Sở Thủy lợi Nam Việt, những lúc lênh đênh trên kinh rạch miền Hậu Giang, nhớ mặt nước xanh rêu của Hồ Gươm, con đê thăm thẳm của sông Nhị, tôi viết hồi kí, chép lại những hình ảnh của người thân, những vui buồn của tuổi thơ và tuổi niên thiếu. Viết được khoảng sáu trăm trang vở học trò, không có ý in thành sách mà chỉ để vài người thân đọc. Tập đó còn lại được vài
Ben Diary of A Heroin Addict
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a young man from a loving, middle class family living in a small English village, Ben Rogers appeared to have it all….but then he found drugs. As his life descended into chaos and despair, Ben began to chronicle his daily struggles with the aid of a video camera. He was hopeful that one day his experiences could be used to educate others.
This is a Good Day to Live
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Make each of your days a “good day to live.” Amber is 19 years old and off to college. In six months, she will receive unbelievable news that will force her into the world of hospitals and doctors. This is her story, one of courage in the face of adversity. You will know why she must believe “This is a good day to live.”
Raconteur
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Stories and Works of Noel R. Bodenmiller, including: When I Was Difficult To Care For, Firewood and Growing Up Cold, On My Mother's Passing, the novels: Vague Remembrances, Authentic Treasures, Captain Stevenson's Secret and Return To Stevenson's Isle. The poetic journal - Looking For You and song lyrics from Sounds of My Heart.
Multiflow Computer: A Start-up Odyssey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story of a computer start-up is centered on Josh Fisher's creation of VLIW architecture and his dream of revolutionizing scientific computing-and his family's living with the excitement as the company emerges as a rising star, then crashes. It is also the story of the group of young scientists who built the computer with joy and esprit de corps-a remarkable adventure for everyone involved.
Where the Road Leads
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One woman's journey through love, loss and family drama in three countries.
Un ritratto di famiglia e mio fratello Ernest Hemingway
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Una vera miniera di aneddoti, una biografia classica, la prima edizione in lingua italiana, 29 illustrazioni e le lettere di Ernest dal fronte italiano e da Parigi negli anni Venti. Un'opportunità unica e una guida imperdibile per gli appassionati di Hemingway.
Il dentista di Auschwitz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,450. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Accolta con favore unanime dalla critica negli Stati Uniti, l’incredibile storia di un sopravvissuto al più letale campo di sterminio nazista, che per salvarsi dovette estrarre i denti d’oro dai cadaveri destinati ai crematori. Un libro unico tra le memorie dell’Olocausto.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home
Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Growing up in an era still unfamiliar with ADHD, Tomes provides a unique perspective in a birth-21 account of an erratic childhood. Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of a personal war on boredom are expressed with blunt force drama and brutal honesty.
Holes in Time
Price: Free! Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
"A very daring expose of prison life and one man's battle with himself to find real meaning to life. I believe anyone will find this book thought-provoking and brutally true, while at the same time warm and excitingly human." -Max Jones, chaplain in the Florida Penal system
Bare Naked Wayne
Price: Free! Words: 95,030. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A tell-all self-portrait of a private man, chronicling the author's quest for truth, love, and purpose in life. Stories include: "Growing Up with Jesus," "God Sends Maggots," "Thank God for LSD," "Tom Washington Shit in My Hat," "I Burn Miss Utah at the Stake," "Saving the Great Lakes," "I Wore Abbie Hoffman's Coat," and his sordid tale of life as the sixth husband of a white witch.
Sixteen Vs, Book One, The Childhood Years
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Sixteen Vs in one family? Maybe you thought you had a large family? Imagine sixteen. Read my compelling and exciting collection of life events that will make you wonder how I survived in a large family. Experience my early life trials spanning near-death, to tender and heartwarming moments growing up in the 1950/60s on a Louisiana farm.
In the Shadow - Vol 2, The FraKctured Zone Diaries (2006 - 2012)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
How do composers compose? And why? Andrew Keeling's diaries at The FraKctured Zone offer insight into the secret mechanics that power the creative process by disclosing the intellectual concerns, emotional impulses and habitual actions that constitute the daily grind of a composer-musician in the 21st Century and reveal how the harmonies, counterpoint and rhythms of life fuel the creative act.
Pieces of Sky: a memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Pieces of Sky: a memoir is more than just another tragic story. It is a tale of true redemption from the inside out; a reminder that even in life’s bleakest circumstances, there is always a glimmer of hope. Told with touching humor and audacity, it will capture even the most skeptical reader’s heart and leave them rooting for Noelle Cablay from beginning to end.