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Sailin' South
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
With sextant, sumlog, and a lot of luck the author and his wife set sail in quark, the 29’ sloop they built from a hull-and-deck to chase the sun. There was plenty of fun and excitement as King Neptune toyed with little quark. A few life-long friendships were forged along the 14,000 mile odyssey. Columbus was right; the earth is round.
Pangaea: Confessions of an Erstwhile Mermaid
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
This memoir is my journey through psychosis, involuntary commitment and bipolar disorder.
I'm (No Longer) a Mormon: A Confessional
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,500. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
PLEASE NOTE: Due to the circumstances surrounding the publishing of this book, it is subject to be removed from print AT ANY TIME (based on the reaction of the church, etc). Please download your copy IMMEDIATELY upon purchase! This is a confessional-style memoir intended to be relate-able to those leaving the LDS faith, and to educate non-Mormons about the difficulties of leaving.
O Hudd Ei Ddoe Prof Myron Wyn Evans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the first volume of my autobiography covering the years 1950 to 1968, when I left Pontardawe Grammar School. The book opens with an extensive and rigorously authentic genealogy going back to the mid fourth century in one branch of the family, and genealogy of all the other branches. The book is interwoven with some of my poetry in both languages .
Iona Gordon A Highland Spirit In Peace and War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based in Ballater on Royal Deeside between June 1914 and December 1915, the novel recounts the great love between an exceptional young woman and Gavin Fraser, a Gordon Highlander. They share an idyllic holiday in Upper Deeside and the Cairngorms. Her detailed comments about the area and life shed light on herself and inspire lyrical exchanges with him about their relationship.
North South North
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages
Moving In: Tales of an Unlicensed Marriage
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
TV lifestyle expert Bruce Littlefield’s expose on relationships and renovation. This is the story of his first year fixing up a historic house in the country with partner Scott, one of NYC’s top realtors. Their baptism by fire, flood, mouse poop, and poison ivy is a romping good read. As, Littlefield says marriage may be made in heaven, but so is thunder, lightening and hail.
Footsteps to Freedom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Evacuated from Warsaw at the start of the Second World War, Anna is caught between Nazi air raids and the Russian invasion.After joining the Polish Resistance, she is arrested by Soviet Secret Police, interrogated and sentenced to hard labor in Siberia. Fresh dangers await her as she makes her way to Iran. She gains an insight into the hidden complexities of war and meets many characters.
Breaking Free
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Chett began his journey with a bicycle trip around the world and a solo trip by foot through India. He then met a spiritual teacher in India who helped him realize that the peace and happiness he was searching for was within. But to find this peace he would first have to face up to everything he was trying to run away from. Breaking Free is the true and inspirational story of Chett's journey.
Beatles de A à Z
Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Dictionnaire Beatles. De 'Abbey Road' à 'Yesterday', l'histoire des chansons, des albums, des grands événements de la vie du groupe.
Mosquitos and Singapore
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,820. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This true story covers the three years during which a young RAF serviceman was called up for National Service and transported to Singapore from war-torn and rationed England for a “tour of duty” on 81 Photographic Squadron at Seletar Airbase in Singapore.
The Year I Died
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an incredible, true story of one woman's fight to survive a year of horrific, life changing events. Michelle has many reasons to be happy. She has a great marriage, two wonderful children and a successful career. Then over the course of five months three devastating events occur. This is a story of strength, courage and a will to live. It is funny, inspiring and will rock your world.
Drunk on Sports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Far be it from Tim Cowlishaw to advise against drinking, as he admits that it got him the inside track on some of the best stories of his sports writing career. But Tim has learned the hard way the hazards of over-doing it, and shares his highs and lows in the entertaining, yet poignant Drunk on Sports. Follow along with amusing accounts of sports history, from head coach drama to Super Bowl wins.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 2)
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jamie Farr's father died, Jamie was broke and needed money to get to Phoenix, Arizona, for the funeral. Jamie started to tell a long-time friend, Andy Fenady, his problem, and before Jamie was able to finish, Andy gave him a signed blank check and said, “Fill it out for whatever amount you need.” Jamie filled it out for $50 — at the time that was enough money for a round-trip air ticket.
Ice Cream Camelot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Disc jockey BJ Neblett reminisces about his boyhood in this Kennedy era memoir. Spanning the years 1961 to 1965, Neblett describes in vivid detail his first meaningful encounters with girls, alcohol, and rock music. Return to a simpler time in the early days of JFK’s Camelot, the space race, and Bandstand, as seen through the eyes of a boy later known as popular radio DJ “Billy James.”
McCarthy for President
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,470. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Eugene McCarthy even in defeat the McCarthy movement racked up considerable success: the dramatic toppling of the President, pressure to initiate the Paris peace talks, the political involvement of most of the young generation, and a massive re-examination of the Democratic Party.
Three Black Spots - Our Adventures with Yoda
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 75,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Yoda was a nine and a half pound Shih-Tzu who lived a magical life sashaying between Bombay and New York for nearly 17 years. This is the story of how Yoda wove magic into the lives of his parents - Mina and Mohan Krishnan. It is written in a very wry, humorous, self-deprecating style.
Life In a Pinball Machine
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author believes his life can be compared to living in a pinball machine, always bouncing around. He offers proof of this idea in this very funny book.
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
My Dawn
Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Some of us have that special person we are connected to long before we arrive in this world. Some of us have that special person we are connected to long after everyone else has forgotten them. This story is about such a person, my Dawn. The one I will always miss seeing standing on our porch and waiting for me to come back to Sarajevo, to come back home.