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Edgar's Studebaker -- And Other Memorable Stories
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A look at the serious and not so serious events in life, from "The Last Can Opener" to "Smiley", the images are from real people, places, and events.
I Have What??? - One Man's Journey Through Breast Cancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This is the story of my discovery and treatment of BREAST CANCER. Only 1 percent of all breast cancers occur in men. I knew that men could get breast cancer but I personally knew of no one who had it. It is my hope that this book will make more people aware.
Ex-Lawyer: 21 Concise Biographies of Former Attorneys and Law Students Who Found Success in Another Profession
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This ebook consists of twenty-one concise biographies of former attorneys and law students who found success in another profession.
Miss Jane Speeches and Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Jane Gray Krutz was one of the America's best story tellers. She was a well-loved speaker to civic groups, church groups, and business gatherings for over 50 years. Jane pulled together a collection of her speeches and favorite stories about growing up and growing old in her home state of Arkansas. She was known to her audience as “Miss Jane” and served as an AETN volunteer for 47 years.
Broken, Surviving Childhood Abuse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
As I look back I often said to myself, if only I had sought mental help things may have been different. But it was so hard to admit it I needed help. So many times I have uttered these words to myself…..I will always be broken until I die!
Surfing Mavericks: The Unofficial Biography of Jay Moriarity
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jay Moriarity was a big wave surfer whose positive spirit, relentless dedication, and respect for his sport earned him the admiration of the entire surfing world. Although, he lost his life just one day before his 23rd birthday, he is still an inspiration to not just the surfing community, but to countless people that he met in his life.
Paris-London Connection: The Assassination of Princess Diana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
Paris-London Connection is the most shocking yet factual book written on the 1997 Paris crash that took the lives of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. This fast-moving but authoritative narrative exposes the people who ordered and carried out the assassination. It also reveals the huge level of coordinated state-authorised corruption in the subsequent investigations, including the London inquest.
Passing for Normal: Memoirs of a Cult Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Passing for Normal Carl invites you into the mind of an unwitting cult member. With a series of short stories and scenes, he takes you on a journey through the early years of that child’s life, from birth to escape. The point of view ages with the boy, giving the reader a candid insight into what life was really like in the 1980s and 90s as a second-generation member of The Family International
Ramblings in Ireland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is not a book about rambling in Ireland. It tells the tale of one particular walking trip and the memories and musings it inspired. Exploring the West of Ireland is a time for meditation, spiritual reflection and strengthening the bonds of life. More practically the ability to read a map might have proved helpful.
Double Exposure: A Veteran Returns to Vietnam
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(4.00 from 1 review)
A poetic and photographic memoir of a veteran's return to Vietnam, and his lifelong challenge of coming back, telling the truth, and living with it.
Don't Knock Unless You're Bleeding, Growing Up in Cold War Washington
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Political
A memoir about the Alsop brothers who recorded and influenced American history in the 1950s and ‘60s.
I Touched the Hands of God and Was Held Safe for a Lifetime as I Walked and Talked with Jesus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
By the grace of God, I was held safe in his loving hands for a lifetime. This book tells how I reached up and touched the hands of God as I walked and talked with Jesus and was given courage, belief and protection through guidance and direction from the Archangels. And the Angels abound, with healing, peace and love at hand.
A Soldier’s Tale: Albert Money at the Battle of Aubers Ridge, May, 1915
Series: Leadership, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.00 from 1 review)
First-person account by British Army Private Albert Money of his experiences in one of the bloodiest and most futile battles of World War 1. Seriously wounded by machine gun fire he spent hours in No-man's land lying in a muddy ditch surrounded by the dead and dying, eventually crawling back to the British trenches. Casualties for the day, 10,000 men. Territory gained, not a single inch.
Conversations with My Muse: A Year with Calliope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A year long ongoing dialog with my muse about the writing life.
Elvis Fans Share Memories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,480. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Elvis Fans Share Memories of how he influenced their lives threw his music and movies. He also touched their lives by the way he lived. Personal encounters with him were unforgettable. This book shares many of those touching stories. His legacy still influences today's fans decades after he left us.
I Bit the Silver Spoon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"I read Will James, and dreamed of becoming a cowboy." John Duncklee shared the dream of many young boys. Growing up during the depression was difficult and his father had other plans for John. Through a multitude of jobs, college, and the military, the desire to be a cowboy lived in John's heart. An emotional, sometimes humorous, always entertaining memoir of one man's life lived on his terms.
Two Faces of a Gemini
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of my life long struggle with bi-polar disease and how I have overcome this horrible monster in my life. I am a retired accountant and an amateur author with a flair for writing. This is my first attempt at writing a book. It is an autobiography with alot of twists and turns that lead me to write this story.
My Kind of Town
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,590. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
My Kind of Town chronicles the real life experiences of a Chicago cop during the early 1960s. Anthony Sabatello’s brief career with the Chicago Police Department was spent in the Patrol Division and in the Traffic Division, which enables him to provide different perspectives on being a “copper” in the Windy City.
Loving Me: Reclaiming My Power
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,160. Language: British English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book, you are drawn into the life of a young black girl living in Zimbabwe, through which you get a fascinating, sometimes shocking insight into the culture, 'traditions' and true reality of living in this country during massive political changes. The health theme running throughout this book shows how the author cures the chronic headaches and allergies that plagued her life.
Memoirs of a Village Boy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book narrates the life story of the author from early childhood in a typical village in India to a retired life in the United States. It shows the courage and determination of a father to give the son the best possible education in spite of having no resources to speak of. Still he manages to send him to university. The son gets a respectable Government job but later goes to USA.