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Artful Alchemy: Physically Challenged Fiber Artists Creating
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a collection of beautiful art photos, along with the personal stories of the 23 talented contributors. No strangers to the Internet, teaching, public speaking, writing, selling art, and winning major awards for their fiber arts in major exhibits, these women proactively articulate their beliefs related to their physical challenges, demonstrating the need to view them in a new light.
I made a Mother out of May
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir including two poems documents the thoughts, painful memories of the past and the fear of the uncertainty of the future. From rainy days and a smoke-filled room to a spring's love affair, this memoir touches on the author's depression, oppression, physical pain, mental pain, loss, desire, love, and sexuality...
The Silent Sentinel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The story is a mainly autobiographical account of his growing up as a Catholic in a rural area in Australia in the 1950’s. The silent sentinel represents conscience moulded by his religious upbringing into a ..Going-to -heaven versus Not- going- to- heaven division of children.
Sudbina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: Bosnian. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ova knjiga govori o životu Bosanke rođene u inat svemu i koja je bila jača od svoje sudbine. Bilo joj je suđeno da dođe na ovaj svijet, ali i da bude drugačija i bolja od svih u svojoj porodici. Svojom upornošću i jakom voljom ona je i uspjela u tome savlađujući gotovo sve prepreke koje joj je život servirao, od samog početka pa dalje....
A Triumphant Detour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
See the incredible journey of a woman with cerebral palsy who wishes to inspire people and give hope to those who are trying their best to live according to God’s will.
Discarded No Longer Required
You set the price! Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
The MoD is supposed to care for our veterans. A young seriously wounded soldier was refused treatment at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham because he was not English! Some very seriously wounded young veterans are being placed in old people’s homes. Serving wounded personnel are also being let down so have to resort to legal action against the MoD and NHS to receive better care.
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography has received widespread praise, both for its historical value as a record of an important early American and for its literary style. William Dean Howells in 1905 asserted that "Franklin's is one of the greatest autobiographies in literature, and towers over other autobiographies as Franklin towered over other men."
Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant (volume I)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,570. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
The autobiography of Ulysses Grant has been highly regarded by the general public, military historians and literary critics. Positive attention is often directed toward Grant's prose, which has been praised for its conciseness and clarity, He portrayed himself in the persona of the honorable Western hero, whose strength lies in his honesty and straightforwardness.
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
That Horrible Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: Australian English. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Even the most horrible child has innocent intentions. A memoir of hilarious short stories about Kylie's childhood antics and the reasons behind her actions (known as 'Kylie Logic').
Dirt Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An inspiring true adventure through the Australian Outback.
Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,270. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Never a victim and always a survivor, journey inside the mind of a child overcoming sexual abuse while navigating a pathway through the social insecurities of adolescence. Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands is a beautifully written saga about an ugly subject. It is an inspiring survival story and a book worth reading.
History is repeating itself through............COINCIDENCES IN THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
You have heard of historians who compared Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy in One Hundred years right? Well, what about all the Presidents compared in eight time spans from George Washington to Donald J. Trump.
Optimist!
Price: Free! Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are cameos of my experience and encounters, as a sight-diminishing or even a totally blind enthusiastic professional person. Sit back! Read! Use your vivid imagination, as a paintbrush, to fill in your imagination details. I almost never read anything without using this remarkable "tool," to enhance the picture, conjured up by the fertile imagination of my mind!
How to Not Run Away to Mexico
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
What’s it like to move to Mexico when you’re unprepared and uninformed? A Canadian weaves a true story about relocating to Mexico and enduring incredible hurdles and adventures. What happens when stuck in a foreign land with too much baggage, limited resources and poor choices based on bad misinformation? She reveals how we can reach our wildest dreams of moving abroad, the easier way.
A Tale That Is Told: The Autobiography of Opal Earp Pounds
Price: Free! Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The tale that Opal Earp Pounds tells is that of a farm girl, born in 1920 near Stroud, Oklahoma, of grandparents who had homesteaded. After high school, she marries and gives birth to three children. In 1952 she undergoes a Christian conversion, and after that her story is colored by her desire to be a good Christian mother. Her tale as a whole belongs to the genre of conversion narrative
Look What Chemistry Did For Me
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a life spent in the world of chemistry, mainly as a university-level teacher. It is also the story of a boy, a child of the war years, who rose from an unpromising start to become more successful and fulfilled in a career than he had ever imagined possible, eventually becoming a university professor.
Passport To Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Annie believes that there's a ticking time bomb inside her. It's a powder keg of emotion that's just ready to explode. She has been desperately longing to turn the page after her incurable cancer diagnosis. But there's a painful story locked inside her; it's one that has been killing her for nearly thirty years.
From Ivy League To Stripper Life
You set the price! Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Did you envision a better life for yourself but you're unsure where things went wrong? In From Ivy League to Stripper Life, Elona talks candidly about why her life spiraled out of control and the lessons she learned along the way. If you want to get your life back on track or impact the lives of others, this book is for you.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Episodios memorables del feminismo en Chile: Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.