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Gardeners of the Soul: Life Mentors on a Journey of Faith by Mary Elizabeth Nelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Mary Elizabeth Nelson was raised in the area of Wisconsin known as the Holyland. Her early understanding of life and God was shaped by the culture and her mentors in this German Catholic environment. Life events challenged her belief in God until, as a young adult, she gradually recognized Jesus as a real, historical person, and as the Son of God.
The Reporting of Ben Hall the Brave Bushranger by Trudy Toohill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,970. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Reporting of Ben Hall the Brave Bushranger, is a compilation of newspaper articles published from 1862 to 1866, which tell the story of the life and death of Ben Hall and his gang in intricate detail as it was read by the nation, and Ben Hall himself, over a century ago.
The Reporting of Captain Thunderbolt the Gentleman Bushranger by Trudy Toohill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Reporting of Captain Thunderbolt the Gentleman Bushranger, is a compilation of newspaper articles published from 1856 to 1941, which tell the story of the life and death of Frederick Wordsworth Ward, ‘Captain Thunderbolt’, and his companions in intricate detail as it was read by the nation over a century ago.
Feisty, Fabulous and 50 Plus: 21 Women Share Their Candid and Compelling Stories by Julie Ankers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,580. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Feisty, Fabulous & 50+ is a collection of 21 ‘warts and all’ stories written by women navigating their way through their 50s and beyond. The stories are inspirational, frank and uplifting as each woman tackles her own set of challenges – all recounted with humour, insight and self-deprecation. A true testament to understated strength and resilience.
Bellecita, Sueño Azul by Mercedes Hernández Rabaza
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Bellecita, Sueño Azul es un relato autobiográfico que pretende rendir homenaje al popular cuarteto Los Zafiros, en especial a su contratenor Ignacio Elejalde a través de las vivencias de una joven de dieciséis años y sus experiencias vividas en las décadas de los '60, '70 y algo más que fueron indiscutiblemente los años más convulsos e impredecibles vividos por los jóvenes de nuestra generación.
Entre la aceptacion y el rechazo - El reto de vivir en Cuba by Raudel García Bringas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,280. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2016 by ibukku. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Eres un símbolo de la ¬fidelidad de Dios y la integridad del hombre. Eres un Job de la era moderna. Con Dios siempre tendremos un ¬final feliz, y si este momento no es un momento feliz, entonces significa que no es el ¬final” Pbro. Guillermo Ramos Mantilla Miembro de la Junta Directiva de la Convención Bautista de Cuba Occidental y profesor del Seminario Teológico Bautista de La Habana
Age in Good Time by Larry Matthews
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Seven extraordinary men serve as beacons of learning to the modern generation as the reveal their lives and knowledge for the first time.
I Am Woman by Daliah Husu
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this emotionally charged memoir, Daliah Husu declares her trans womanhood with an honest voice. Searching for herself, Daliah shares her painful journey that starts as a young boy growing up in the slums of Santo Domingo, and who later transforms into a young woman obsessed with men, forced into sex work, and haunted by alcohol and drug abuse.
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.
Falling in Love with Myself by Savina Redpath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,340. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Robin Beck. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This is a story of the difficulties which an Italian prisoner of war and later immigrant family to South Africa had to endure, and the toll it took on the family, and on the author as the daughter of the family in particular. It is especially the story of her battle to overcome the trauma of her childhood and youth, and the Sicilian family culture of that time.
Someday Now Forever by Daniel Foutz
Price: Free! Words: 77,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The misguided romantic memoir of a guy who travels the world trying to find something that won't disappear on him. It reads like a novel, but this young adult tale of heartbreak, inebriated Santa Claus riots, and quadrupedal depressive disorders might be one of the more brutally honest things you will have read in some time.
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: $2.99 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.
Hitting Lots of Homeruns in Life: Coach Majelon Manning's Playbook of Characteristics for Being an Amazing Dad! by Patricia M. Hackett
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Patricia Hackett recollects a life growing up with the most amazing father in the world, Majelon Manning, who served as a remarkable coach, model, and mentor to many. Manning remained a highly-respected figure in the community, and when he passed away in 1988, he was honored in the fashion of a true dignitary by the thousands of people whom he'd influenced over the years.
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.
Peru: the Beautiful, the Mystical and the Ugly by Halle McQueen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,780. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Halle McQueen's interest in plant medicine inspired her to go to Peru. However, her naivety and lack of knowledge about local cultures exposed her to many experiences. Some were illuminating with Ayahuasca ceremonies but others were dangerous and very ugly. Her plant medicine knowledge was also challenged when she became very ill. This is a factual account of those times.
From Trials To Triumph by Terry Skepple
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: American English. Published: September 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The remarkable true story about the journey of a Haitian baby called Champion who survived the 2010 earthquake and triumphed through unimaginable circumstances. While you read this book you will learn about the tenacity and strength you need to push past obstacles and defy incredible odds, in order to reach your goal.
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.
Connected: How a Cochlear Implant Made Me More Deaf by John Cradden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Born deaf, John Cradden grew up as a 'hearing' person - mainstream schools, no sign language, no deaf friends. In his late thirties he went almost completely deaf and chose to get a cochlear implant. In this honest account, he describes the long but fascinating process of getting one and its success. But, in a curious twist, he also writes about how he ended up feeling more 'Deaf' than hearing.