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Monday Morning Emails: Six Months, Twelve Countries, a Thousand Thoughts - Two Mothers Share the Journey of Living a Global Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A continent apart, Jo and Terry Anne made the commitment to email each other every Monday morning for six months. Part memoir, part diary, part self-help, the result is a vulnerable and insightful recollection - the then and now - of expatriate life between two friends.
A Kangaroo In My Sideboard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An Englishwoman’s account of emigrating to Australia in 1949, together with her asthmatic husband, their three year old daughter – and her mother’s antique sideboard!
The Woman Who Came Home - Walking back into my life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Penny de Villiers is a self-published author of the self-help personal branding business book HOW TO MARKET THE REAL YOU USING SOCIAL MEDIA.Her writing voice is easy to read, unique and brutally honest. She is a distinguished toastmaster, public speaker and a coach using the ACT form of psychotherapy.
An Unexpected Development
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in the second World War in London to UK working class parents without a book in the house, Derrick was not expected to do or be anything except a blue-collar worker.
The Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a year in the life of a Surrey wood which has seen Romans, Normans and a German bomber. It is now rich in animal life, plants and dog walkers.
Marriage is More Than Just a Wedding Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 308,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marriage Is More than Just a Wedding Band Leads on from that traumatic evening and we get to discover what happens to Ben after his kidnapping... Will he get away in time for the wedding?
To Tell You The Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bob King was born in 1923. He and his siblings emerged into a poverty-stricken family in which love for them was noticeably absent. They did not themselves feel deprived, being too young to realize that the state in which they lived was not the universal pattern.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Man on the Move: A Memoir
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 87,410. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Man on the Move is the story of a man, Larry French, born in Northern Ontario (thus his fondness for winter and its gift of snow), whose career in education took him from Northern Ontario to Kingston, Paris, Copenhagen, Latin America and Queen's Park in Toronto. There a Cabinet Minister called him OSSTF-FEESO's 'one-man swarm.'
Professionalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book begins an important conversation regarding the roles and responsibilities of professionals to their communities, particularly to their future generations. Before they can appreciate these roles and responsibilities, they must understand what genuine professionalism actually entails and must endeavour to be consummate professionals in the various fields where they are deployed.
Maximize Your Impact
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book argues that all people are born with an innate capacity to perform extraordinarily in at least one area of life. This inborn capability is a divine endowment for which each individual is accountable to the Giver. Failure to excel in whatever one does, is an indictment to one’s Maker and an irrecoverable waste of rare resources. Readers are exhorted to discover, develop, deploy and maximi
Elon Musk
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 150,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk shares the story of his life and dreams. One of the world's most successful and daring entrepreneurs, who is not only trying to redefine transportation on earth and in space, but is also on the forefront of moving humanity towards a sustainable future. Learn about the history of Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity, PayPal, OpenAI and more...
Prevail: Celebrate the Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
After being diagnosed with a rare, usually fatal cancer, Alder Allensworth made a miraculous recovery and took on a sailing journey most would only dream of. Having lost one eye to cancer, Alder dedicated herself to this 1,200-mile trip to raise money and awareness for sailors with disabilities. Alder faced all the unimaginable struggles this trip brought head-on.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
The Complete X-Ray Rider: Mileposts on the Road to Childhood's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
Habana 505
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 193,410. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hijo de una encumbrada familia, perteneciente a la élite cubana, Fernando Pruna Bertot tenía ante él un prometedor futuro. Viajando entre Nueva York y la Habana, fue colecciónando conquistas y dólares hasta que un día Fidel Castro se hizo con el poder en Cuba.
Iron Rice Bowl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018 by Lorraine. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The name Loo Shang means ''the way to get riches''. For this child of a dispossessed Chinese family, there were no riches. His life was hard. An immigrant, alone, at age 14, his life was harder. Enriched with extensive exposition of Chinese history, customs and beliefs, Iron Rice Bowl is Loo Shang's inspiring story of struggle, challenges, and eventual success as the Australian, Tom Kwok.
Dreamer of the Day: A story of Love, Sailing and Adventure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Losing two yachts, the first off the coast of Africa and the second on a reef in New Guinea, would be enough for anyone, but not John and Jan Nicholls. They recovered to live the dream – building four sailing catamarans, chartering on Sydney harbour, and finishing by building a luxury lodge in Queensland.
Gnani Purush - Part 1 (Gujarati)
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: Gujarati. Published: January 29, 2018 by Dada Bhagwan Aradhana Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
To meet a Gnani Purush (Self-Realized One) is extremely rare. One such Gnani Purush is Param Pujya Dada Bhagwan. The book “Gnani Purush – Part 1”, describes his early childhood life before he attained spontaneous Self Realization.
An Italian Home: Settling Beside Lake Como
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What is it like for two middle aged people to emigrate to a foreign country. Paul and Nicola found out 28 years ago. The book is their journey that will help others who want to follow the same path. It includes the pitfalls. Learning a new language. Making new friends. The fun and humour encountered. The wonderful atmosphere of life on Lake Como in northern Italy.