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White Water Landings: A View Of The Imperial Airways Africa Service From The Ground
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Princelings Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
The romance of pre-war air travel meets the romance of a man and a woman kept apart by war, in this memoir of a young man and his career in Africa with Imperial Airways. The book covers intriguing details of the Empire Flying Boat Service: commissioning of the 'boats; indiscretions of the passengers; the dangers of a herd of buffalo at night, and the bravery of exiles awaiting war-time transport.
Sliding Down A Rainbow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This intensely moving autobiographical account of Chantelle Gerber Coleman's childhood and upbringing in South Africa can bring tears to the eyes - but her sheer strength of will and determination to overcome obstacles is enough to dry them again.
Where is Love?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One woman, seven husbands, and eight marriages. Where is Love? is the fast-paced accessible story of one woman's life and her unceasing search to find love and security. At times horrific and heartbreaking, Anne's story is one of a difficult upbringing, numerous relationships, and eight marriages.
The Truth about Napoleon Bonaparte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
Some interesting things you may not know about, Napoleon Bonaparte, he wasn’t short, he was a sore loser, he was a scaredy cat, an insecure lover, liked his grub, and was a military genius. Discover the real Napoleon Bonaparte and how this corsican poor man with humble beginnings became the first emperor of France, influencing the world we live today and reshaping Europes history forever.
Lorna and Tony
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
When Lorna enters a room the love of God comes with her. Her early life explains some of this. Something about her is special beyond normal understanding. I have been married to her for over 32 years. I have watched her interact with people and it does not change. This invisible feeling moves some to tears of joy, others just want to hug her and others start confiding their deepest secrets.
Rustic Fuzz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is an introductory account of the unique experiences had by rural police officers. The stories are true as experienced by the author. Have you ever thought nothing happens in small towns? You may think differently after reading about these experiences!
Tonight at the Morpheum: A Hospital Farce in Three Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Historian and critic Markham Shaw Pyle, in this "long essay" medical memoir, looks back with wry (or rye) humor and his signature wit and style on thirty years of missed diagnoses and misdiagnoses, culminating in his 2014 heart attack and triple bypass. By turns hilarious and harrowing, this is ultimately a survivor's tale of hope.
2015 (Jan-Jun) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Oct-Dec) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Aug-Sept) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (May-July) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Jan-Apr) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For colorfully chronicles personal and intimate details of the last four years of the talented ‘50’s “blonde bombshell” star’s fascinating life.
In Full Voice: Shedding the Labels that Silenced Me
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On September 11th 2001, after dropping her daughter off at childcare, she answered her cell phone oblivious to the fact that she was about to be shaken out of her hiding place and awakened to her own gifts of intuition, clairaudience, and healing.
Superheroes
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
At four years old, David spends his days exploring with curious contemplation the vast wonders of the seemingly magical world around him. His only real care is wondering when his big brother, Robert, will be home from school to share it with him. The divorce of their parents sets in motion a chain of unforeseen events that bring David closer to his brother as a real-life nightmare.
A Maverick Life: The Jack Kelly Story
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 99,910. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bio of 50s movie star & 50s - 70s TV actor, Jack Kelly, co-star of TV's Maverick.
A Retrospect (Updated Edition): The Story Behind My Zeal for Missions
Price: Free! Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
As you read this man’s recollections of his own life, you will be inspired to trust completely on the only One who is genuinely able to provide, and perchance you will catch a bit of the urgency for lost souls that caused this man to forsake all for the sake of others.
North Oahu Awakens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
Love Bites
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the gilded excess of hair metal to stripped down grunge, happy-go-lucky ska, to rebellious punk, and regular old hard rock, Love Bites is the story of Rachel Khona's search for love and lust set against the musical landscape of decades past through present.
A Young Man Afoot: Spain and Portugal, the 1960s
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It was the 1960s and Irvine Hunt walked down out of the Pyrenees, a pack over his shoulder, and for months fell in with a passing parade of roadmen and peasants, doctors and cobblers, would-be robbers, mules, donkeys, a lady clad mostly in sequins, hard-up travellers, and the adventurous young, travelling as best they may, wanting to see what lay ahead.