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The Long Arm of Lunacy by John Mercer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by 125 Records. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This second volume of memoir continues themes from "Swearing in English: Tall Tales at Shotgun." Here are more true stories including two from the west coast of Scotland, one recalling bullying at an English public school, and others about a favorite dog, baseball, foxes, and a search for the elusive perfect club sandwich.
Healing Wisdom for a Wounded World: My Life-Changing Journey Through a Shamanic School (Book 3) by Weam Namou
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
Through the author’s journey, you will gain insight into these ancient holographic teachings where the past, present, and future exist simultaneously as our reality. This is a theory which goes back to the indigenous people who believed that we exist in a dream or illusion.
It Happened on Purpose: Value Yourself without Being Full of Yourself by Paul R. Roy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Paul’s ADD fuelled a rush in and ask questions later attitude that took years to understand and harness. Two business failures, a firing from a public executive position and two marriages later, Paul still carries an optimism about life that is infectious. This book is an extraordinary story of resilience and passion for life.
Destination Dachshund: A Travel Memoir - Three Months, Three Generations & Sixty Dachshunds by Lisa Fleetwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With teenage children and in-laws in tow, the Fleetwood family embarks on their 3 month adventure just days after the tragic loss of their beloved dachshund. When two dachshunds are spotted in Moscow, an often hilarious dachshund spotting competition begins for the loveable long-bodied dog. For lovers of travel & dogs this funny & heartfelt memoir will tug at the heartstrings and make you laugh.
More Unique Than Buttons by Sue Latham
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sue Latham has authored four books. This autobiography is her fifth publication. Within these pages you’ll read about her butterfly and button-filled life, from birth to the present. Now a widow, Sue was married for over 62 years to Ed Latham, a minister and elder.
Testimony to Love by Mary Tiffen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
This book is fascinating on many levels. It is a glimpse, through her own words, into the life of a woman, Gwen, born in the nineteenth century into a life of privilege. Gwen's words show a woman deeply in love with a husband who was controlling, selfish and often heartless to his wife and children. It is a vivid glimpse into a long-vanished world which holds the reader in thrall.
Brightening Over Dillon's by Liam Nevin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,980. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 8, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
Memories of days gone by. 1960s semi-rural Ireland and a schoolboy’s view of life growing up there. Growing up in the sixties wasn’t always easy, with overcrowded houses lacking in running water, central heating and so on. School could be quite difficult too, with corporal punishment a major issue. But life was happy and there was little pressure on children to have this, that and the other.
Все-Историческая Эсхатологическая теория или дополнения Франкской т., Эфраимская версия. by Andrei Kolomiets
Series: Реставрация естествознания.. You set the price! Words: 50,180. Language: Russian. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Декорации выставленной истории скрывают за собой старательно запрятываемое, но она как та самая река Алфион подземного течения одного замалчиваемого рода, отвлекаемого от внимания к нему всякими чашками Грааля, всё равно пробивается наружу и в конце концов всё равно снесет прикормленных официозом научных дельцов, согласно пророчествам же.
Found: Working Out Life Through an Aspergers Lens by Judith Chambers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
FOUND is an autobiography with an Asperger's tilt. With extraordinary honesty, courage and vulnerability Judith Chambers describes how her family has dealt with the diagnoses of herself and her son, their major life stressors, and the way they manage life now. FOUND is a lyrical, at times searingly raw depiction of life, that ultimately offers hope amongst the painful truths.
Growing Up Kanaka Revisited by Anthony Dias Souza
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A condensed bio of my first eighteen years on the Big Island of Hawaii during World War II following Pearl Harbor attack written primarily for the benefit of my six sons to quote me "So that they would understand why their father was so weird by contemporary standards.
Fred's Diary 1981 by Robert Fear
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,330. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Sarah Jane Butfield. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Have you ever wanted to read someone else’s diary? Then try this: "Not only a time-capsule but a cautionary tale of gems, drugs, and jail time as he explores waterfalls, Buddhist temples, and snow-capped peaks." Doug E. Jones
One Young Fool in South Africa by Joe Twead & Victoria Twead
Series: Old Fools. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Who is Joe Twead? Where did he come from? What happened before Joe met Victoria and they moved to a crazy Spanish mountain village? Dark, funny, and often magical, Joe vividly paints his childhood memories despite constant heckling from Victoria at his elbow as he writes.
MY THINKING MADE ME DO IT by Patricia Tennant
Price: Free! Words: 71,020. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
you know that time when your child has committed an infraction and you’re trying to be stern and your heart is bursting with love? Well, that’s the way we felt when we asked tiny Mark, “why?”, and he replied, “My thinking made me do it.”
The Fragrance of Angels: An Accident, A Taste of Eternity, and a New Life by Martha Brookhart Halda
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It happened in an instant: a car crash, thrown from the vehicle—and then swept into eternity . . . only to return, after being pronounced dead three times, to a far different life. Welcome to The Fragrance of Angels, Martha Brookhart Halda’s memoir about time on the other side—and how and why she reshaped and developed a new purpose in life after it became more fraught with challenge.
No Life Without You by Anthony Nixon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dr Nixon has BA, MA. M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees. In view of the diversity of his commitments and activities, such as being a former member of Manchester University Court and Her Majesty's Privy Council appointment, he merited well-deserved entries in the most prestigious and distinguished publication and in the famous Cambridge based publication: Dictionary of International Biography 2013 edition.
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived by Claire Ohlsson Geheb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived is told through journals, letters, documents and photos found in an old suitcase stored away since 1947. When translated from the old German script, a wealth of information was learned about a remarkable man born in Germany in 1900. Willy, the 4th of 8 children, left Germany to seek adventure, find success, and provide for the family he left behind.
Iron Soldiers In Vietnam by Richard F Hill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This book will be an enjoyable read for any soldier who served with an engineer unit in Vietnam. Iron Soldiers is the story of the 577th Engineer Battalion (Construction) in Vietnam from January of 1967 through January of 1968. It is the story of a young Captain and the thousand or more men he worked with during the construction of many demanding construction projects under combat conditions..
One Step At A Time - A Story of Survival by Claire Anderson
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
As a teenager Claire was a talented sportswoman and student but at the age of 20 she was sexually assaulted and her wide world narrowed to one of despair. Five years later, suffering from crippling depression, she headed to a tranquil spot with a packet of pills for the first of two suicide attempts. This is the remarkable story of Claire’s journey from that dark place to becoming an Ironman.
Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer's Case Stories by J. W. Freiberg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
A prominent lawyer looks back on his career to explore the moving true stories of four individuals whose lives and law cases were deeply affected by their chronic loneliness.
Playing Out: Swings and Roundabouts by Paul Douglas Lovell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If Paul was a pigeon his dad would probably wring his neck. The runt of the litter, the youngest of five, he grasps at life. Children struggle with different and Paul is unique. He’s being raised by his dad on social welfare… It’s the 1970s, toys are crap and money is short.