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The Geriatrician in Court
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,690. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Courts call upon expert witnesses from the medical field often, but there are few, if any books written by qualified geriatricians in this context.
From Nazis to Nurses; My Life So Far
Price: Free! Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Gerlinde (Lee) Pizzuto grew up in World War II Germany. She and her family fled before the advancing Russians. After the war, she entered nursing school in England and finally finished her RN in the United States. She married and joined the Army, teaching and treating the sick. Along the way, she taught nursing at San Quentin Prison and rose through the Army ranks to become a full colonel.
Memoirs of a Dog Walker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Broke, facing divorce and bankruptcy, April, aged 35, is facing a dilemma. Her new job at a corporate childcare center, leaves her feeling unfulfilled and empty.
Quondong Pie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"As we started to round the corner I turned and looked back and waved a fond farewell, not only to my mother, but also to my childhood, as I began the first day of the rest of my life."
Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
Memoirs of an Artist: Confessions of a Dangerous Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Here’s the first-person story of a talented artist who freelanced as an assassin. If this sounds somewhat like Gong Show host Chuck Barris’s “unauthorized autobiography,” Confessions of a Dangerous Mind, there’s good reason. Billy Selesnick’s life has been a fascinating journey of art, sex, drugs, political activism, and breathless travels around the world.
A Good Man And A Brave Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Alan Gaunt, set about researching Cecil's humble life and finally established the tragic circumstances of his death at the age of 31.
A Charmed Life in Ceylon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author’s fascinating adventures in the early 50’s portray an adventurous lifestyle that most of us dream about, but would be impossible today. Born in Colombo (Sri Lanka) in 1931. He spent his early childhood in England and returned to Ceylon after the war to work the family business founded by his grandfather. Not the typical colonial type, who was expected to segregate himself from the “nati
And He Came Back Alive!
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
At the end of World War II in 1945 the Soviet Union held three and a half million German prisoners of war. One third died in Soviet labour camps It was not until 1956 that the last German P.O.W.'s were freed following the visit of West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer in Moscow that year. Eleven years after hostilities ceased.
Over The Wall: Trials and Tribulations of a Jailbreaker. Based on a True Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,730. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The story opens in 1950 when a scrawny, undernourished lad of 15 is about to embark upon a criminal career. Set against the backdrop of an impoverished childhood in the Black Country, easy money and good times beckon. Borstal awaits, where violent encounters and a brutal regime shape the future.
Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 32,770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My biography from the time I was born until December 2016.My journey through life and the ups and downs I have been through.My lifetime involvement with music and losing it all due to a medical problem.My honest story of what I have been through up until this point.I hope any readers will enjoy it.
And Thereby Hangs A Tale!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The long awaited sequel to Random Quest. If you're thirsty for more of my memoirs, you've come to the right place! A freshly baked batch for you all to enjoy!
Videosyncratic. A book about life. In video shops.
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A caustically funny journey spanning the 30 year life of the UK Video rental industry through the eyes of a laconic till-jockey-turned-manager-turned-owner. The 'Kitchen Confidential' of video stores.
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend presents a sympathetic portrait of this remarkable musician and offers a perceptive overview of the Canadian jazz scene during the 35 years in which, by turns, his career flourished, faltered and flourished again.
With Love From God
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,720. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Does cancer enhance courage? Or does it heighten the sense of humour? Can a life threatening illness strengthen bonds, create friendships or form a community? Lavanya Rajpal had been in remission from blood cancer (leukaemia) for ten years when in March 2013 then devastatingly, the diagnosis is made again.
"Warrant on my Life: Why Me? Personal Statement Asking For Public Assistance ("We Are Going to Kill You, Are You a Jew?" And The Book of Psalms to Pray"
Price: Free! Words: 51,900. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
A personal statement asking for public assistance and detective work. There must be over one hundred witnesses in this case. Note that on my cover I added a quote that was directed toward me and said by others only to me the victim, but I found that I may have needed to show that quote in the book's cover art. Has The Catholic Public Domain Version of the Bible’s Book of Psalm
Life Check A Human Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,470. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was rescued from drowning twice, stood face-to-face with a bear, and almost crushed by a dump truck before age six. My teen and adult life not much better. Not all of the stories are tragic. Many are funny and some are amazing. I’m no stranger to juvenile hall, jail or mental ward. I retired after thirty-four years of being a serial entrepreneur, with numerous licensed inventions.
Medieval Queens
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Royalty, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The middle ages come to life in this beautiful boxed set consisting of "Empress Wu Zetian," "Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, the Warrior Princess of Deheubarth," and "Empress Matilda of England."
Is This Me?
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Anita opens the door and flees, screaming as she runs toward the river, a man chasing in hot pursuit. This opening scene is a surprise considering Anita is the quintessential ‘good girl’ who was raised as a fundamentalist Christian. You’ll glimpse inside a tortured soul as she spontaneously approaches strangers to understand herself. ‘Is This Me?’ is the prelude to an astonishing and larger story.