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Rescue 911: Tales from a First Responder by Michael Morse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
People from all walks of life call 911 when things go bad. These are their stories, told by the people who respond and make things better.
Little Big Steps - A Life-Changing Injury and the Inspirational Journey to Overcome the Odds by Arash Bayatmakou
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After living a healthy, rewarding and exciting life, I wake up in a hospital bed unable to move. The neurosurgeon says I won’t regain any function in my body and I won't improve. I'm sent home and told to adapt to my new life. This is my story of challenging the dire prognoses, committing myself to getting back on my feet, and overcoming immense challenges to achieve the seemingly impossible.
100 Wild Mushrooms: Memoirs of the ‘60s by Eva Pasco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Toni Home Perm, Flexible Flyer Snow Sled, Hula Hoop, Mercurochrome, Fishnet Stockings, Beatles, Mohair, Go-Go Boots, Aluminum Christmas Tree…and, the beat goes on. While the mushroom cloud of the Cold War hovered over us, my sister and I carried on as kids do regardless of world events. Feed your head my nostalgic recollections of growing up during the ‘60s counterculture.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre by J Shayne Randall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...
The Best Fooling by Michael Bawtree
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists
Broken: The Life and Times of Erik Daniels by Terry Austin
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017 by Austin Brothers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
The incredible tale of a man who was broken by every person and circumstance in his life. It is not only a quest for survival but a search for meaning. If you stick with Erik long enough, you will become a part of his story and be changed by his brokenness.
Confessions of a Hungarian Refugee by Anonymous
Price: $2.99 $2.38 USD. (20% off!) Words: 51,300. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017 by Andras M. Nagy. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a bittersweet, often self-deprecating, but surely illuminating, story for those seeking forgiveness, emotional balance and a peace of mind.
My Handwriting Saved Me: Memoirs of a Holocaust Survivor by Albert Halm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017 by Albert Halm. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Albert Halm tells his fascinating story of life in the Carpathian Mountains, Czechoslovakia, then being interned in Nazi camps, and ultimately being saved from imminent death by his beautiful handwriting. Using the mantra "We must never forget" he goes on to be the Founding President of the Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors.
Amen! by Victor Bellini
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,340. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is my story. I lived my life the best way I could, with success and failure, with hope and despair, with satisfaction and disappointment, with illusions and delusions, never counting on others, never asking for favors, never borrowing anything from anyone, never expecting rewards. I did what I did on my own, proud of what I achieved but also mortified by what I unwittingly destroyed.
The Girl on the Station by Carole Naomi Mitzman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Carole Mitzman was raised by a vain mother and abused at school as a `thieving little Jew girl'. Thrown out of her home at 18 just for going on a date, she was exploited by a succession of men. Yet Carole found the courage to come through and to find peace, first by building a new life in Israel and finally by returning to her English homeland
La verità sul Titanic by Archibald Gracie
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,410. Language: Italian. Published: September 26, 2017 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
L’affondamento del Titanic nelle acque gelide del nord Atlantico nelle prime ore del 15 aprile 1912 è probabilmente il più famoso disastro marittimo in tempo di pace della storia moderna.
Perché gli altri dimenticano by Bruno Piazza
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: Italian. Published: September 26, 2017 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bruno Piazza era iscritto al Partito Nazionale Fascista. Non era un oppositore del regime. Venne arrestato a Trieste il 13 luglio 1944, con l’accusa di ‘‘odiare i tedeschi’’ e di essere ‘‘di razza ebraica’’.
Washed by a Beach by Lisa Reinhard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Washed by a Beach is the story of how a young teenage girl and her mother escaped the abuse they were going through from their father/husband and then went on to build a new life. It chronicles the struggles as well as the triumphs of starting over after leaving everything behind.
Prayer, Medicine and Miracles by Dave Walker
Price: Free! Words: 30,660. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Dave Walker was an ambitious anesthesiologist, determined to be the best. Yet when he encountered the living Christ and started praying with his patients, he witnessed healing far beyond what medicine alone could provide. In this gripping account of the intervention of a loving God who brings healing in the lives of those we pray for, you will find yourself encouraged, edified and challenged.
Blood Money: The Method and Madness of Assassins by RJ Parker
You set the price! Words: 41,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A history of contract killers and how they operate including many notorious assassins
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival by Elena Nikitina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"An astonishing, inspiring true story of abduction, war and survival" - Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE. In the fall of 1994, 21-year-old Elena Nikitina disappeared. Drugged and kidnapped by a group of Chechen gangsters, she was taken to Chechnya and held in a tiny room. Through eight horrifying months of captivity, and the outbreak of a genocidal war, all that kept her alive was hope.
Неволя: Невымышленная История о Похищении, Неволе и Спасении by Elena Nikitina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,770. Language: Russian. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking(5.00 from 4 reviews)
«Удивительная и вдохновляющая, реальная история о похищении, войне и выживании» - Брайан Уитни, автор SUBVERSIVE. Осенью 1994 года исчезла 21-летняя Елена Никитина. Её усыпили, похитили и вывезли на территорию Чечни, где держали в крошечной комнате. Надежда – единственное, чем она была жива восемь ужасающих месяцев в плену.
The Elephant Chaser's Daughter by Shilpa Raj
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When you are a female born into a poor Indian family, the odds are already stacked greatly against you. The human drama captured in this memoir is nothing short of amazing – the struggle between the two worlds of one’s existence. Written with raw honesty and grit, this is a deeply moving memoir of a young woman confronting her ‘untouchable’ status and her aspirations for a good future.
Notes From Bisbee. by Debrah Strait
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Here in Southeastern Arizona, Tombstone is called the town too tough to die. Bisbee, on the other hand, is known as the town too high to care. That description might refer to the mile high altitude. Every year I’ve written a newsletter to family and friends about the wonders of Bisbee. The letters are all here, just as I sent them out. I hope you enjoy them.