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Collection 5: Social Issues
Series: Love & Other Brave Acts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In the fifth book in the Love & Other Brave Acts series, Diane Lee considers a range of social issues. Part memoir, part social commentary, she contemplates how much the lottery of birth is a factor in determining the path we tread and, ultimately, our fate. Diane opines on a world where social media reigns supreme, yet people rarely turn up to events on time, if at all...
Women's Surname Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
How do women experience the surname change issue in terms of the protection of equal, legal, social and economic rights? To begin with, I started to think about this question in a larger context when my surname was changed without my consent after my marriage. One day I realized I had two diplomas, each with a different name on it; however, both those people are me.
White Boy On Fire and the Hall of Answers
Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Burn everything to find the truth. And have fun too. Why not?
Love Letters From My Mother
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Years passed and as I finally reread the letters I saved from my mother, I relive my teenage years with honest clarity, as if it were yesterday. This is a coming of age memoir written with the hope of finding love lost. I am shocked and disappointed by the outcome ~ but I remain hopeful.
An Unlikely Love Story: A City-Bred Musician and a 'Country Boy' Begin a New Life on a Missouri Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Sometimes two people from seemingly opposite backgrounds find each other and build a successful life. Ken Weyand tells how his mother, a city-bred only child who became a musician, met and married his dad, an orphan who was following his late mother’s dream to be a farmer. Ken uses diary entries, old family letters, photos and personal recollections to trace his parents’ unique journey.
Three Teeth and a Toenail
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Three Teeth and a Toenail is a collection of events in the life of the author and her family. While most people live through such things and don't care to reflect on them, Elaine sees the humor in almost everything. This is the book family and friends have been waiting for her to write. Anyone who loves good, clean humor will want this enjoyable r
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
Why You Should Listen to Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book is an autobiography describing a personal insight leading to the author’s decision of becoming a writer. It shows an uncommon path of meaningful experiences and dramatic choices, as well as a peculiar way of observing problems.
Why You Should Believe in Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
After the unexpected and amazing success of the autobiography “why you should listen to me” came the time and opportunity to go deeper in the same subject and into the life of the author, in order to reveal his real life’s purpose, strategy of living and method of thinking.
Why I Hate Communist China: My Personal Experience With Mao’s China
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
I must say that it’s quite unbelievable for me to see how many efforts the media are doing nowadays to brainwash people into accepting the Chinese values as the best in the world. It’s also very surprising to notice that now almost every movie and TV series finds a reason to either talk or show China on the screens.
The Conscience of Disillusion: Losing the purpose of life to accept the truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Existence is intimately linked to the identity of who we are. In view of this, this work focuses on the author's perspective on his own life experience, reporting his most troubled and meaningful experiences.
In Search of Happiness; Girls’ Testimonial Writings for Parents and Teachers
Price: Free! Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book compiles writings stemming from the autobiographical workshop taught by DEMAC at the Las Mercedes foster home. They are revealing testimonies of the various types of abuse suffered by its nine authors. The illustrations, created by the girls themselves, appear throughout the book, as well as the represented calligraphy.
La Conciencia de la desilusión: Perdendo el sentido de la vida para aceptar la verdad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
La existencia está íntimamente ligada a la identidad de lo que somos. En vista de eso, este trabajo se centra en la perspectiva del autor sobre su propia experiencia de vida, reportando sus experiencias más difíciles y significativas.
El Chapo Guzman's Escape from a Maximum Security Prison in 2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
On July 11, 2015, El Chapo Guzman managed to escape from a maximum security prison, Federal Social Readaptation Center. Learn more about this fascinating escape as well as El Chapo's beginnings, his previous arrest and why Mexican police believe they are certain to recapture him.
Diary of a Zulu Girl Part 2
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A universal story is a story that in any place at any time people can relate to. Thandeka Mkhize's is one adventure that so many girls across the world identify with! It's is not about liking things, but a basic need to survive and be relevant that drives her story and the people around her.
My Journey With Aladin
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
“My Journey with Aladin” is a true story about a little girl, her torn family and an extraordinary horse that brought them closer together.
They Called Him Al: The Musical Life of Al Bowlly
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 120,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The great story of one of the most influential and popular singers of the Big Band era.
Bottled
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
It was message-in-a-bottle day at the Charlotte headquarters. Sidonie Fery's is chronicled in detail. More of the usual Psecret Psociety madness. A transcripted 1200-word short story.
Rescuing Providence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Former EMT and firefighter Michael Morse takes you along for the ride as he and his fellow officers respond to 24 emergency calls in a 34-hour period. Rescuing Providence is a fascinating glimpse into the daily lives of the people who do a critical job that is often dangerous, sometimes thankless, but ultimately rewarding.
A Cuidadora
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 4, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frequentemente olhava para os meus pais e meditava sobre o que seria mais doloroso: assistir à morte cerebral, lenta e degradante, num organismo saudável, no caso da minha mãe, ou ao depauperamento físico, numa mente brilhante e extremamente activa, no caso do meu pai. Ainda hoje não encontrei resposta, mas sou peremptória em afirmar que são duas situações de uma complexidade extrema.