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The Trains We Rode by John Puccioni
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar. NEW LOWER PRICE!!
It Isn't Easy Being Me by Maria Ferreira
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This is My story. The story of someone who had much on her plate to deal with from early childhood.
Lelicleidy by Dixie Marroquin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
This book is the story of a girl who lived through the Salvadoran Civil War and her parent's separation. Dixie Marroquin was born in El Salvador and grew up in Washington, DC. She began writing about her life to apply for scholarships for school and now she writes for fun, to share her faith and travel adventures. Dixie did her undergraduate studies at American University in Washington, DC.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 4 by N Kasturi
Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This fourth volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1973 to 1979.
My Gutsy Story® Anthology: Inspirational Short Stories About Taking Chances and Changing Your Life by Sonia Marsh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All 46 authors found the courage to face their fears and live their dreams. The stories are unique because of the authors’ willingness to openly share the obstacles they surmounted and the strength they developed to overcome doubt, fear, rejection and grief.
Treading Clams by Francis Bennett
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Treading Clams is a young man's memoir of growing up in a small seaside town at the end of the Second World War. Like the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, John "The Crabber" White takes us on eight different life changing adventures across an all American landscape. He reminds us of a more romantic time when children grew up unsupervised on the streets and back lots of small town America.
Alguém que Une o Céu e a Terra by Masahisa Goi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
O título deste livro "Alguém que une o Céu e a Terra", se relaciona à experiência espiritual de Masahisa Goi que possibilitou a união do Céu (a verdadeira forma do Ego) com a Terra (o ser humano carnal). Ele acreditava que através deste livro, progressivamente, irá aumentar o número de indivíduos que se conscientizem dessa realidade.
One Who Unites Heaven and Earth by Masahisa Goi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Japanese philospher and spiritual leader Masahisa Goi traces his own life, from his childhood and youth, to his early adulthood during and after World War II, to the experiences and training that led to his spiritual awakening. The title 'One Who Unites Heaven and Earth' represents the unification of Mr. Goi's divine, or heavenly, self with his physical, or earthly, self.
The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann by Fergus Mason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maria Altmann and her husband fled their homeland when the Nazi regime came to Austria and threatened their lives. They left their loved ones, their property, and everything that was in it--including their family’s artwork. Altmann eventually settled in the United States, but did not forget the past that was stolen from her. Several dozens of years later, Altmann had her day in court, and change
Remember Your Name by Erik G LeMoullec
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
From living in the Lodz ghetto at age ten to surviving the hells of Auschwitz and a death march at fifteen, Teddy Znamirowski faced unfathomable horrors, narrowly escaping death time and time again. Liberated at sixteen, it was not until the Bricha approached him and he became a lead operative – smuggling thousands of refugees across country borders – that he finally began his life again.
The True Definition of Freedom by Marvin Dearing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We are living in a time of great change. As our universe becomes conscious and expands to greater heights, the energy of consciousness will be available for humanity. Who will learn what it really means to be free spiritual and mental freedoms will lead one on the true path of eternal life.
Hitler Youth Cultists, Fascism and Murder Nyack, New York in 1941 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Walter Groebli met Percy Whittlesey in Connecticut sometime in the early fall of 1940. Whittlesey adopted Groebli. He took him into his home to work as a houseboy. Groebli was virulently pro-Nazi. Whittlesey was a disciple of sex cultist Pierre Bernard, whose New York City home was raided by police. Bernard established himself in Nyack, New York by 1941, running a spa/cult with Whittlesey.
Colors of Oppression by Charles Carpenter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Charles Carpenter, the author of the revered memoir Handcuffed does it again with Colors of Oppression. The well written narrative explores the anatomy of the often hostile, racially divided prison environment detailing the social and psychological ramifications of oppression, and describes the wisdom needed to navigate through a microcosm of hatred, racism, deception, & prison...
Sex and Soul by Cristina L. White
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Sex and Soul is a frank and often funny account of one woman’s transition from good Catholic girl to an out and open gay woman of color.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 3 by N Kasturi
Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
This third volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1969 to 1972.
Be a Man: How I Spent One Year Drinking, Shaving, Farming, and Fathering My Way Toward Masculinity by Peter Andre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
When Peter Andre wed the love of his life, he assumed he would cross two thresholds at once: marriage and manhood. But months after he exchanged vows, Peter is the same passive-aggressive man-child he has always been. In an effort to become a rugged, rustic, capital-M Man, Peter decides to complete a different manly activity every week for an entire year.
It's A Dog's Life For The Other Half by Steve Ankers
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Steve Ankers’ wife Margaret and brother John have been vets all their lives, so Steve has spent a large part of his life helping them through amusing, harrowing and occasionally disgusting encounters with creatures of all varieties, shapes and sizes. This is a very well-written account of life working closely – sometimes TOO closely - with animals.
Bonded By Water by David Olson
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 109,270. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bonded by Water Memoirs of Family and Friends and a unique chronicle of success, surprise, comedy, and tragedy. Three generations of the author’s family and friends will move you from laughter to tears with their creatively linked stories. Follow the Olson family from Minnesota to the wild coast of Southeast Alaska, all the way to the South China Sea and back again.
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World by Bill Rosoman
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World Honorary Black, Thirty years on the East Coast Bill Rosoman Spent 29 years living and working on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand above Gisborne. This is his yarn about his life there and the funny and not so funny things that happened.