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O Fim da Guerra na Guiné by Carlos Alberto Martinho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carlos Martinho esteve como Alferes em 1971 a realizar um estágio em Angola onde conheceu, em Gago Coutinho, o médico e grande escritor António Lobo Antunes. Passou na Guiné (Março de 1972 a Julho de 74) a Capitão Miliciano, comandante da Companhia de Cavalaria N.º 3568 (com o Guião ‘Os Fantasmas da Bolanha’) e relata na primeira pessoa o seu quotidiano (...)
The Project 3.7 and Us by Washington Conceicao
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about the author’s and his family’s experiences during a special period of their lives, as foreigners living in the Chicago area. The stories deal with his work in the city and his family life in suburbia. They address peculiarities of the interaction of colleagues from various countries, which formed an international, multicultural, and very interesting team.
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956) by Dorien Grey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Meninas Que Adestram Lobos by Mara Chan
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este livro aborda situações em que vivem as pessoas que sofrem de uma doença crônica e autoimune chamada Lúpus. Noventa por cento dos atingidos são mulheres.
Simão Rocha e a Indústria Papeleira em Portugal by Magnólia Santos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A história de Simão Rocha e da GOPACA fundem-se numa só. Ambas constituem um exemplo de, como a partir do nada é possível, com trabalho, esforço e dedicação, crescer e tornar-se num caso de empreendedorismo de sucesso .
El amor está en la página 52 by Franziska Surber
Price: Free! Words: 46,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Franziska Surber Geisser en su testimonio narra su feliz infancia en Zurich, Suiza y cómo conoce México en su adolescencia. Regresa a Suiza para rápidamente volver a México y desarrollarse en todos los aspectos: estudio, trabajo y en la vida misma, tanto en lo espiritual, afectivo y emocional.
Daughter of the Sanctuary: My Life as a Woman Evangelist by Dr. Carol Hopper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 and represented by Docs2eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Don't go to that church across town where that woman is preaching or you will go to hell!” I could not help but laugh when two children told me what one of their teachers said. It was funny because it was absurd, but completely inaccurate. Yes, I am a woman, and I am a preacher. I cannot help it. Take it up with God, He did it! This revised edition includes 9 new chapters and a few pictures.
Con el espíritu inquieto by Juan Ignacio Pita
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,790. Language: Spanish. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Historias previas a emprender mi gran viaje hacia Irlanda y otras experiencias viajando por casi toda Sudamérica, se reúnen junto a anécdotas de un hostel cerrado con candado en Chile, el día en que me abandonaron en la frontera entre Perú y Bolivia, y la vez en la cual sobreviví en Europa con menos de diez euros. Además, momentos que marcaron mi vida como los Juegos Olímpicos de 2012 y más.
Two Old Fools in Spain Again by Victoria Twead
Series: Old Fools, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Victoria and Joe return to their Spanish mountain village, they are still reeling from their year in the Middle East. Sighing with relief, they prepare to settle down to a peaceful life. But life refuses to stand still, even in tiny El Hoyo. Lola Ufarte’s behaviour surprises nobody, but when a millionaire becomes a neighbour, the village turns into a battleground.
One Young Fool in Dorset: The Old Fools Prequel by Victoria Twead
Series: Old Fools. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
So how did it all begin? What happened before Victoria met Joe and they embarked on their crazy life in Spain? This light, airy and charming story is the delightful prequel to Victoria Twead’s "Old Fools" series. Her childhood memories are vividly portrayed, leaving the reader chuckling and enjoying a warm sense of comfortable nostalgia.
Salvage (From the South China Sea to the Caribbean Coast: A Deep Sea Story) by Jon May
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Salvage, the long-awaited follow up to Jon May’s first book, Divers, tells of his time with the truly extraordinary South China Sea Ocean Salvage And Towing Company with the dry, dark humour of professionals facing tough, life changing decisions in the face of disaster.
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong by Stewart Francke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong is a survival memoir that recounts Stewart Francke's remarkable journey through leukemia and a bone marrow transplant, complications and recovery. Understanding he is, as a survivor, part of the “lucky unlucky,” Francke finds the silver lining in his struggle and then some.
Perfect Prosperity — A Life in Science. A Fortune in Business. by Alex Iskandar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
From the slums of Cairo to science honors and the corridors of high finance, comes a genuine American success story. His story… Meet Dr. Alex Iskandar
In the Warlord's Garden by Melinda Lewis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Richard Lewis seeks to serve Afghans while living in cities and a village with his family. Together they experience the joys and challenges of life and medicine both before and after American troops arrive in the country.
A Dockyard Matey makes Good by Robert Smith
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Now Bob has added a third and final part, about his post-Dockyard adventures working with the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE), and in posts with the MoD and Government agencies, and published the whole story in one volume. The full story of his career is packed with interesting stories, and Bob’s sense of humour shines through.
Marie: Woman of Beauty, Mother of Courage by Margie Holmstroem Seely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
During World War II, Estonia was caught between the Nazis and the Communists. Thousands of Estonians fled. Marie, a young widow and mother, desperately needed a way out. Because of her husband's execution, she was an enemy of the state. With only hours left before the Soviets took Estonia, Marie threw herself upon the mercy of the fleeing Nazi Army. Could they be trusted? This is her true story.
God Father, I Don´t Believe in You Anymore by Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía
Price: Free! Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this autobiographical testimony, Amparo Espinosa Rugarcia expresses her concern and rebelliousness towards traditional religious teachings concerning Yahweh.
The Path of the Moonlight by Kathleen Locke
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Shelagh Bell was sorting through her mother's possessions after she had moved into a nursing home, she came across a pile of typescript, the pages screwed up or out of order. She had found her mother’s memoirs. A beautifully-written, moving and often very funny story of a family who lived through two world wars and were constantly on the move.
Intake 131 by Sandy Sanderson
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1973, Sandy Sanderson attended School of Infantry in Gwelo, in what was then central Rhodesia, for officer training. Now, more than 40 years on, he has written a book based on the diary he kept. The result is a frank and detailed account of the training as it happened. The book will be intriguing to people with an interest in the military.
The One & Only: Peter Perrett, Homme Fatale by Thin Man Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New! Updated and revised edition of Nina Antonia's cult classic rock biography of The Only Ones' front man Peter Perrett. With a new introduction by John Cooper-Clarke This edition has a lengthy additional chapter which brings it bang up to date (June 2015) and also includes an exclusive interview with Peter Perrett in 2015 and lyrics to new love song for Mrs Perrett.