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Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps as He Walked the Coasts of North and South Devon in 1933 in ON FOOT IN DEVON
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 29,410. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
'Following Henry Williamson’s Footsteps' is an explanatory commentary on Williamson's 'On Foot in Devon', his quirky mock travel guide published in 1933. A detailed knowledge or prior reading of 'On Foot in Devon' is not a prerequisite, for the numerous and sometimes lengthy quotations mean that the commentary can be read and enjoyed independently of the book itself.
The Orwell Brigade
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Essay » Literature
Author: John Burdett, Mike Lawson, John Lantigua, Gary Phillips, Ernesto Mallo, Ruth Dudley Edwards, Matt Rees, Christopher G. Moore, Colin Cotterill, Barbara Nadel, Quentin Bates, George Fetherling. Twelve authors have banded together under the Orwell banner: “In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.”
Survival Manual: A Memoir of Near Death, Illness and Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,470. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This memoir is my story of how I survived a near fatal illness, had many surgeries, spent almost 30 days in hospital, lived on pain killers and survived against all odds. During those days I recall many of my adventures in TV news covering stories around the world for NBC News. In some ways,it may inspire others to keep going when everything seems darkest.
Segredo inTemporal
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 88,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Quando sonhar pouco mais é do que estar ausente da realidade. Quando relembrar o sonho não passa de um despertar admirado para essa realidade.
Prisioneiros de Caxias
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 43,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Aos 17 anos, acusado de ser “sinistra personagem que assumira altas funções no regime fascista” e “notório fascista” sou preso, simulam o meu fuzilamento, levam-me para Caxias onde permaneci 53 dias.
Behind the Seens
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over the course of the last 12 years, Unforeseen has been published three times. This is a behind-the-scenes look at how a book went from being sold out of the back of a maroon Volkswagen Passat to becoming the #1 book on Amazon. It's packed with hilarious stories, random lost writings, embarrassing photographs, personal emails, and industry secrets.
Shipwrecked in Paradise
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For some the call of adventure is just too much. Julie Waterman never had a quiet life. One of 7 children, her life was always busy. At 23 she was running a cleaning company, employing over 400 people. But at 35 a new challenge beckoned. After buying a yacht, Julie gave it all up for an once-in-a-lifetime voyage across the world, single-handed.
A Small House in France
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A magical holiday to rural France with their children had sowed the seeds of a daring plan for Brenda and Ray Barrington - to spend the early years of their retirement buying and restoring a cottage in the French countryside for use as a maison secondaire. Their budget and time were limited, but their enthusiasm and determination were boundless.
The Grown-Ups Wouldn’t Like It
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 200,240. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"For the first five years of my life I was brought up by someone my mother happened to meet on the beach. 'I'm going back to Nigeria next week to rejoin my husband,' she mentioned to this woman, 'but I've got a baby of six months and I don't know what to do with her..."
A Lot of Loose Ends - A Vet in Africa
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 111,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A Lot of Loose Ends is Roland's account of his experiences in treating animals of all shapes and sizes in Africa and his many encounters with farmers, pet owners and politicians. Some of the tales he has to tell are hilarious, others hair-raising and a few horrific, but all are fascinating.
Whenever I Fall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Over the years I’ve been asked what it is like raising a child with special needs, how we cope, how we manage to battle on through the tough times, so I decided to write it all down on paper in the hopes that it raises awareness and may even help someone who is going through the same journey. This is my true account about a life with a special boy.
Time Grooves and Travel Records
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are some of the stories of my life – just your average Englishman (pommie) – beginning from birth, childhood, schooldays, adolescence and then service life with its world travels, through to leaving the Royal Air Force and England to re-unite with my family in Australia after almost five years. It continues on with my life and travels again during and after my (officially) 21 years of marria
#WhoIsMuhammad
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Price: Free! Words: 49,620. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Sanria. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is the book to give you the answers. This is not a history book, Not a book to explain the spirituality of the Prophet Not a book to define the principles and legislation of Islam and Not a book to astonish you with the miracles performed by the Prophet.
Family Matters
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 40,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Su Gutteridge’s grandmother Florence married Frank Ginns at the beginning of the 20th century and they soon had two children. But Frank’s health was being ruined by drinking, and when he became ill and died at the age of only 28, she married a local churchwarden, William Gutteridge. Su has now written this intriguing dramatized account of years gone by after researching early years of her family.
The Cockeyed Bull and The Perky Poodle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book is more than a collection. It is a composite of "customer appreciation." I have put together a number of short stories from my "reader feedback" information, in which readers have expressed their preference for some of my previously published stories. Then I have added a number of newly written, never before published stories.
The Way It Was
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of a depression baby whose formative years were on the home front during World War II and whose college experience enabled him to live the American Dream.
A Memoir: Healing Childhood Emotional Wounds
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our childhood emotional wounds mold us into the wounded adults we become. We can never step into the fullness of our calling if we are controlled by the lies we believed as truth. Life’s events molded him into the wounded adult he became from his childhood emotional wounds. Follow the spiraling path that led to near disaster. Journey with Bruce down a road to healing.
We Were Adopted: Triumph of the Human Spirit From the Lives of Celebrated People Who Were Adopted
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A book about celebrated people who were adopted. It's for all of us who wonder: Can I make it? Do I have value? Do I have a future? You're not alone. You do have a future. It's in your hands. It should be read by every boy and girl, every teenager, every young adult - but especially those who have been or are being raised by one or more adults who are not their natural parents.
Tak Trzymać. cz.2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: Polish. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Książka "Tak trzymać!" cz.2 jest opisem wydarzeń z lat 1991-1999 kiedy pływałem na statkach na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat i zaokrętowałem jako kapitan na statek s/s "Wieczorek". W czasie 26 lat (1971-98) byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach. Część 1 obejmuje wspomnienia z lat 1955-90.
The Messenger
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 47,240. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Oswald S. Early was a First World War wireless operator with the 1/9th Battalion Territorial Force of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, serving from 1916 to 1919 in India, Iraq and Afghanistan. Throughout his adventures he kept a diary, which gives us a vivid picture of the trials, the tedium and the hardships he faced.