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I Have Something to Tell You: A Memoir by Natalie Appleton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On the eve of Christmas and a proposal, Natalie Appleton discovers she doesn’t want to settle for sevens, and starts over. So, she abandons everything in Alberta for Bangkok. A lyrical, vulnerable exploration of the meaning of love, family, home and the magic of the universe. This is a story for anyone who has ever wondered, What if?
Cycling into the Unexpected by Fran Adams
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 81,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Fran Adams and her family have been travelling abroad on two wheels for more than thirty years, and their adventures have ranged from getting shipwrecked in a mountain torrent to straying on to a Spanish motorway, along with one or two painful road accidents and of course. This is a collection of fond memories of Fran's cycling adventures.
The Call of Yoga: The Life and Mission of Dr. Jayadeva & Hansaji Yogendra by Subba Rao
Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book on the life of DrJayadevaYogendra is an attempt to understand such a soul. Seen in the context of the life of this self-effacing yogi and his wife Hansaji the word yoga acquires a new dimension. Dr. Jayadeva is the son and disciple of ShriYogendra who revived Classical Yoga in modern times by founding The Yoga Institute, Santacruz East, Mumbai, India, a hundred years ago in 1918.
El último libanés by Anna Simón
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 54,620. Language: Spanish. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
El último libanés es una historia conmovedora, llena de amor, aventura y esperanza.https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/782768
American Empty: Nine Lamentations for the Republic by Paul Reidinger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In nine discrete but related essays, an American writer considers the darkening patterns of American life -- social, cultural, moral and political -- since November 22, 1963.
Hotel Constellation: Notes from America's Secret War in Laos by David L. Haase
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » War
Expelled from Viet Nam in 1970, college student David L. Haase stumbles upon the CIA’s secret war next door in Laos. For two years, he witnesses the unraveling tragedy, takes notes and does his best to grow up.
Dem Veterinär ist nichts zu schwer - Memoiren eines Buschtierarztes by Stephanie Rohrbach
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,750. Language: German. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dem Veterinär ist nichts zu schwer - erzählt von einem Leben in Afrika, einem Schloss in Pommern und einem Familienurlaub mit unvorhergesehenen Konsequenzen. Es ist eine Geschichte über die Liebe und das Leben; über zwei- und vierbeinige Freunde und Familie; über Natur, Wissbegierde und das Verständnis für Zusammenhänge. Es ist die Geschichte eines Mannes, der das Leben liebte.
More than Just Skeletons by Jean Hendy-Harris
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Stories from a shared childhood east of London in the years following WWII, of overwhelming poverty, food rationing and shortages, neediness and overcrowding, a memoir of a time that is now almost forgotten.
An Extraordinary Ordinary Life by Susan Phillips Bari
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by Wordeee. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Susan Phillips Bari’s insightful and page-turning memoir follows her life from Boston to the White House and beyond. As she says and I love...life between the hyphen... An Extraordinary Ordinary Life is a gripping account of a woman's curiosity, determination, and dedication to climbing the mountain of success prior to Title IX. Timeless,
Across the Big Blue Sea: Good Intentions and Hard Lessons in an Italian Refugee Home by Katja Meier
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sex and culture
"Riveting and funny... an important and illuminating book! Katja Meier brings a fresh and critical perspective to the complex issues surrounding the immigrant flows in and out of Italy. What unfolds in her quaint Tuscan village can teach us larger lessons about how to welcome new people into our communities." - Angela Ledgerwood, The Lit Up Show host and Esquire book editor
Borders, Bandits, and Baby Wipes: A Big Adventure in a Tiny Car by Bassam Tarazi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,860. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Bassam Tarazi scaled Mt. Kilimanjaro, trekked to Everest, navigated New Zealand’s Grand Traverse, and hiked in Patagonia—but it wasn’t enough.
The Kojima Code by Terry Wolfe
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 168,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
This book tracks the lonely personal life, daring career, and radical game design philosophy of one of the most enigmatic, polarizing, and devious minds in entertainment. Only by understanding the man and the corporate world he struggled with can we illuminate the unbelievable story behind one of the greatest works of postmodern art ever made.
RT! - Reflections on a Career in Respiratory Therapy by Jeff Maurer
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
As a Respiratory Therapist, I had over thirty years of fascinating Health Care experience ranging from resuscitation of extremely premature babies to rehabilitation of older folks with chronic lung disease. The tales I tell may seem tall, but they are all true. Here you will find life, death, altruism, tragedy, and miracles. At times, I criticize perceived wrongs, but also embrace forgiveness.
Una esperanza de vida by Ramón L. Morales
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Historia verídica de un trasplantado renal. El autor nos cuenta sus motivos, aquello por lo que vale la pena pelear.
A Delicious Life: One Moment at a Time by Gary Yardley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This true story is retold by Gary, a 30-year-old nurse who has taken a job doing night shifts in a suburban Sydney nursing home. He is a well-travelled young man, haunted by the hurt caused by calling off his wedding.
Stripped: A Journey From Rejection To Redemption by Mary Stewart-Holmes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stripped is the raw and revealing story of a girl who endured childhood sexual trauma, unhealthy relationships and depression to not only survive but also become a #1 International Best-Selling Author. Dr. Mary Stewart-Holmes reveals personal accounts of growing up with a drug-addicted stepfather and numerous suicide attempts and unveils the rewarding path to redemption.
Advance and be Recognised: The Autobiography of A. W. Stapleton 1896 - 1978 by Arthur William Stapleton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Advance and Be Recognised: The Autobiography of A. W. Stapleton 1896 –1978 is an absorbing life story. Arthur was a young man from working class roots, who was thrown into the horrors of war. He was a machine gunner in WW1 and an Air Raid Warden in WW2. Arthur Stapleton founded Advance Electronics before retiring a wealthy man.
Mermaid in The Kitchen by Sarah Delamere Hurding
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 170,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Meet The Bridget Jones of the Spiritual World! Mermaid in This fun, informative, fast-moving and comprehensive memoir has many layers to beguile, amuse and entice you. Sarah was a hostess at U2's nightclub, The Kitchen for many years. Mermaid in The Kitchen charts Sarah's rite of passage from young intuitive, via three academic degrees, to feted status as a celebrity psychic.
Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners by John Bunyan
Price: Free! Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
John Bunyan’s personal and honest biography. He shares his immense struggles with sin, doubt, and of eventually overcoming. You’ll also get a glimpse behind the scenes of Bunyan’s very effective ministry.
Biografías Militares: O, historia militar del país en medio siglo (1874) by José Maria Baraya
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 197,900. Language: Spanish. Published: December 27, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Biografías de algunos próceres de la guerra de la independencia deNueva Granada contra España, quienes con sus armas y su talento construyeron la república de Colombia, escrito en 1874 pero de total actualidad dada la objetividad y profundidad investigativa de su autor el historiador José María Baraya. Libro de obligada lectura para amantes de la historia colombiana y latinoamericana.