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INDOMITABLE: The Life of Barbara Grier by Joanne Passet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,100. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Bella Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Barbara Grier—feminist, activist, publisher, and archivist—was many things to different people. Perhaps most well known as one of the founders of Naiad Press, Barbara’s unapologetic drive to make sure that lesbians everywhere had access to books with stories that reflected their lives in positive ways was legendary. Barbara changed the lives of thousands of women in her lifetime.
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: $4.75 $2.38 USD. (50% 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.
Get Up or Give Up: How I Almost Gave Up on Teaching by Michael Bonner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Experimental methods, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As seen on Ellen! As he watched poverty wreak havoc throughout his classroom and nearly break him too, Michael Bonner knew something would have to change—so he changed himself, before he quit being a teacher.
Fierce at Four Foot Two by Terra Jolé
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In this frank, unflinching, hilarious and—at times—heartbreaking memoir, Terra Jolé, beloved star of Lifetime®’s hit series Little Women: LA and Terra’s Little Family, shares her never-before-told story of what it takes to overcome small-mindedness and make it as a little person in Hollywood.
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.
Robert E. Lee's Orderly A Black Youth's Southern Inheritance by Al Arnold
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,190. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Al Arnold, a descendant of one of Nathan Bedford Forrest's slaves, writes a compelling Southern Journey for Youth."The more I've gotten to know Arnold, peeking through his bright veil of Confederate Heritage, the more I am able to see his story as one that would cause America to pause." James Meredith, Author, A Mission From God: A Memoir and Challenge for America
Three Generations Fight Cancer Together: Lessons Learned on the Journey by Elaine Bush
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,540. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A cancer diagnosis impacts a family as it attacks their loved one. What if they can fight not only the cancer, but also the joy-sucking demons that attack on the way? Elaine shares the stories of her family, three generations who joined forces when Papa got cancer. Each member of the family adds insights to waging war against the collateral damage of cancer.
Tripping - Over - Presidents by Matthew Willman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,980. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This is the remarkable true story of a young man faced with the challenges of making a photographic career for himself. With spirited determination, Willman set out to discover both himself and others and to ‘participate in the world’. In the process he has had the privilege of meeting and interacting with many great leaders, musicians and artists and those on the periphery of society.
Aunt Eleanor's Men: A True Story of One Woman's Pursuit of Grandeur by V. E. Palm
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 97,910. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Eleanor knew the world. She knew geography. Ocean liners and trains, timetables, maps, depots, piers, cities, towns, hotels, and shops were her stepping-stones—the rigging for her life on the lam. She was an agile and erudite traveler, and her movable scam propelled her across two continents. She claimed fluency in French, Russian, Italian, and German. Her easy way with language, her cunning, her
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’’.
Dennis and Greer: A Love Story by Molly Gould
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,440. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Dennis and Greer is a nonfiction love story told through letters and journals between 2 college students during the Vietnam era. This nonfiction that reads like fiction is perfect for lovers of memoir, historical romance, and historical fiction.
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.
It Took Me a Lifetime to Be Twenty by Luciano Roccia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Luciano Roccia. A man of many talents. Doctor, smuggler, soldier, lover, sailor, surgeon, game keeper and pioneer of acupuncture in the western world. A life of women, adventures and surgery. You will not be able to put this book down.