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Under the Tucson Moon by Kim Antieau
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For nine winters, writer Kim Antieau traveled to the Sonoran Desert where she wrote novels and a series of deeply personal essays about borderlands: those in-between places where creativity thrives or dies, those places profane or sacred, joyful or despairing. These pieces provide a unique window into the life of a creative artist as she writes about nature, illness, healing, family, and more.
Threshold: A Memoir by Faith A. Colburn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Award-winning series of creative essays about how a family survives, generation after generation, across race, through time, despite distance. How do communities sustain themselves in the face of enormous change? THRESHOLD provides a pattern gleaned from one American family's struggle to thrive, against the odds.
Some Wore Blue & Some Wore Gray by Heather Graham
Price: Free! Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography(4.00 from 1 review)
NY Times Best Selling Author Heather Graham has assembled biographies of some of her favorite, real life characters from the Civil War. Come and see how sometimes the best characters aren't fictitious.
A Trembling Mind by TK Charles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Anxiety
A Trembling Mind guides readers through an aspiring author's quaking thoughts from his writing roost in a Chinese Restaurant, Wellington, New Zealand. TK Charles is our author and narrator. He was a former division one athlete, Fortune 500 employee and presently a confidence diminished twenty something trying to find his way. A Trembling Mind is Part One of a memoir series.
Wommack's Life Lessons Learned: Reflections in a Mirror by David R. Wommack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wommack's Life Lessons Learned crystalizes the lessons learned during the 65-year lifetime of David R. Wommack. His professional career has spanned 7 realms -- public and private accounting; sales & marketing of computer systems, software, & multimedia; restauranteur; financial consulting; an artist of expressionist portraits and figures; and now an author and writer.
Where Did They Get You? a memoir by Bridget P. McDonnell
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 3, 2013 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir that charts the changing face of Irish society, as witnessed by one who was a member of the diaspora. It is both a travel and occupational memoir. The author's career in nursing spanned five decades and took her to over eight countries. It is also the story of personal triumph, overcoming adversity, drawing on the strength of her upbringing and her convictions in doing so.
Mommy Where Were You? by Migsie Jensen
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 28,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / parent & adult child, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mommy, where were you? Is that a question you have asked? This book is a pathway to healing and restoration in the broken and fractured relationships between a mother and her daughter. Migsie takes you on her journey and the journey of others who have found healing through forgiveness and the power of the Father’s love.
The Daniel O'Connell Series Book 3. The Great Reform Bill. by Brian Igoe
Series: Daniel O'Connell, the Last King of Ireland, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the third in the series of LiteBite Books telling the story of Daniel O’Connell. It follows him from the Waterford Election to the great Clare Election where Daniel himself was elected. Thence the book looks at the run-up to the Great Reform Bill in England and the disputes in the United Kingdom House of Parliament of which Daniel was now a Member.
Life of Heidi by Derek Paterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Heidi is a Canadian-born Border Collie. Rejected as a puppy, she eventually finds happiness and fulfilment with a New Zealand family. Along the way she meets a skunk and a porcupine, chases deer and rabbits and learns to climb mountains. After a hectic life of international travel, she has earned her sleepy retirement.
Shoes of a Servant by Diane Benscoter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,920. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults
Motivated by idealism and inspired by the lyrics of her favorite songs, Diane Benscoter left home at age 17 in search of answers. She found those answers in a religious cult known as the Moonies. Often humorous and always heartbreaking , Benscoter’s story carries the reader into the world of mental manipulation, providing compelling insight on how human vulnerabilities open the door for extremism.
Landing On My Feet by Dan Propp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Landing on my Feet takes the reader on a leisurely stroll back in time where memories have been netted like ling cod, with tales of a coastal boyhood as captivating as fishing for shiners on the Pacific coast where Union Steamships landed at Government Pier after coming all the way from Vancouver.
The Author's Experience by John Monyjok Maluth
Series: Journalism, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Discipleship Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Author's Experience, is the indie author's story. He writes books because he has something to share with readers. There are many challenges to face as an Indie Author. If you are one, you have already encountered some in your writing career. This book tells the story of how the author got started with his Indie Author's job. It's the story of an Indie Author from South Sudan.
Up The River by Janice Gallen
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: Australian English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometimes phobias can take over our life, sometimes we can surprise ourselves by overcoming them. The writer overcomes a fear with humorous outcome.
To What Green Altar: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal, Volume II by Samantha Mozart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,480. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emma, my mother, was a sweet, beautiful woman, an accomplished watercolorist and pianist, who loved entertaining, travel and raising her toy poodles, until one day she laid down her half-finished sketch, slipped into dementia and I fell backwards into becoming her sole caregiver. "Begins the Night Music: A Dementia Caregiver's Journal, Vol. I" & "To What Green Altar ... Vol. II" tell our story.
Love and Madness: My Private Years with George C. Scott by Karen Truesdell Riehl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Film and theater audiences were attracted to George C. Scott's powerful stage presence and charisma, as was Karen Truesdell, a Stephens College theatre student. After performing with him on stage, a long term love relationship developed. Her liaison with Scott spanned 30 years as his hidden mistress and mother of his child. Truesdell Riehl's account makes a compelling page turner.
The Real Blithedale Romance: The Love and Marriage of Nathaniel Hawthorne and Sophia Peabody by LifeCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Rising from relative obscurity, Nathaniel Hawthorne became one of the most celebrate and original authors of his generation. Along the way, he crossed paths with a young woman of equally remarkable talents. Others may have considered Sophia Peabody an invalid destined for a spinster’s life, but Hawthorne saw someone special. This is the story of their relationship. LifeCaps is an imprint of Boo
The Pursuit of Inspiration by Truman Dayon Godwin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
INSPIRATION! A feeling that comes upon us, usually without solicitation, and which can influence our moods and behavior in mysterious ways. They can force a change in habits, or a re-evaluation of values, or the achievement of extraordinary goals. Whether intentionally used or not, inspirations are driving forces in our lives that are always available to us in one form or another.
A Country Gal in the City by Barbie-Jo Smith
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by Dream Write Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“A Country Gal in the City” is a compilation of short stories and poems, all based on real life experiences.