- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Autobiographies & Memoirs | Personal memoir | Celebrity biography | Woman biographies | Historical biography | Religious biography | Military biography | Adventurers & explorers | Criminals & outlaws | Literary biography | Other biographies | Business biography | All sub-categories >>Adventurers & explorers | Artists, architects, & photographers | Autobiographies & Memoirs | Biographical anthologies | Business biography | Celebrity biography | Criminals & outlaws | Cultural heritage | Editors, journalists, & publishers | Environmentalists & naturalists | Gay and lesbian | Historical biography | Law enforcement | Literary biography | Military biography | Native Americans | Other biographies | People of color | Personal memoir | Philosopher biography | Physicians & medical professionals | Political biography | Presidents & heads of state | Reference | Religious biography | Royalty biography | Scientists, Inventors | Social scientists & psychologists | Sports biography | Teachers & educators | Woman biographies | << Top sub-categories
Culua: My Other Life in Mexico by Samantha Wood
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 89,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young Australian woman travels to Mexico, her mother's homeland, on a search for identity. What begins as a visit to her enigmatic grandmother becomes a quest to find out what it means to be Mexican. As she learns to embrace Mexico verdadero - the real Mexico - she discovers a people who give a new meaning to larger than life, and the invincible bonds between family, food, and the spirit world.
Riots & Revolutions: Travels Of The Very First Female Journalist To... by Carol Abaya
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » World
I was there in the midst of these upheavals because I predicted several: • Chinese invasion of India in 1962, • the 1965 communist revolution in Indonesia, • the increased tension and acts of violence in the Middle East, and • the 1972 coup in the Philippines
Queen Called Bitch: Tales of a Teenage Bitter-Ass Homosexual by Waldell Goode
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 69,210. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by NineStar Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
A loud-mouth, black, gay teenager struggles to find himself in rural America.
Excerpts From A Full Life by Sheldon Saltman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,290. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Excerpts From A Full Life, Book One... It’s about Intrigue, celebrities, mobsters, dictators, governments and love
Mirror Image Shattered: A Twin’s True Story by Madeleine Watson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
This is a true story spanning almost 50 years, fuelled by events that are unique and horrifying. But my incredible story may offer insight on how the mind works under extreme conditions. A page-a-day diary between 1977 and 1988 has been used as part of the account. Certain readers may find some of the content unsettling.
Sex Celebrities and Spy Cameras by Paul Nichols
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Paul Nichols took a job as a night manager in a top London hotel, he was hoping to meet a few A-list celebs along the way. He wasn't disappointed. He had no idea that he would also have to play detective, deal with theft and cover up several sex and drugs scandals. An entertaining account of life behind the scenes at a millionaires' hotel.
Once Upon a Record: A Very Musical Autobiography by Geoffrey K Weule
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Once Upon a Record takes the reader behind the usually sacrosanct doors of the music industry. Geoffrey Weule has worked with some of the greatest names in music and entertainment. His career, spanning more than half a century, covered record retail, record companies, artist management, music, video publishing and, live shows. From Michael Jackson to Dame Joan Sutherland, it's all here!
Caretakers and Lifesavers by Dale M. Bayliss
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 118,830. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This book is about my complex, fulfilling life in EMS, Health Care, Medicine and many personal adventures as I can remember them. The stories and presentations are as accurate and as clear as I could portray them without hurting or harming others along the way. Along the way, I have learned so many valuable lifelong lessons...
Growing Up in White South Africa by Neville Herrington
Price: $11.39 USD. Words: 215,840. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Growing up in White South Africa” is a delightful journey back into the past that brings alive an era that should resonate with those who lived through it, and fascinate those that didn’t. Neville captures the sounds, smells, nuances, events and special characteristics of a post war age that remain etched in his memory.
Tally Ho, Eagles... Book Two by Gerald Grantham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
TALLY HO, EAGLES In the Fall of 1942, the three RAF Eagle Squadrons became the 4th Fighter Group, US 8th Air Force. They had started out flying Spitfires, and eating British food … then they had to change to the big P‑47, and Spam! This is the story of that change …how they adapted to the American forces; their women, and their losses.
Icon: The Life, Times, and Films of Marilyn Monroe - Volume 2: 1956 to 1962 and Beyond by Gary Vitacco-Robles
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 280,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Based upon interviews, diaries, and personal files—void of sensationalism—Icon: The Life, Times, & Films of Marilyn Monroe Vol. 2 dispels many myths and reveals the ultimate truth about Hollywood's most charismatic, beloved, and enduring star.
The Bumpy Road to Assisted Living: A Daughter's Memoir by Mary Hiland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,860. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a blind only child, the author enjoyed the single-minded love and devotion of her parents. So when her mother, in the early stages of Alzheimer’s, was going blind and deaf and needed to move into assisted living, it was time for Ms. Hiland to assume the duties and role reversals required for her mother. She wrote her book with the hope of being helpful to others in this tough place in life.
Una dura carrera by Paul Kimmage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,160. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2017 by Libros de Ruta Ediciones S.L.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Fiction » Sports
Una dura carrera. Por los entresijos del ciclismo, a rueda de un ciclista profesional, es uno de los mejores libros nunca escritos sobre la vida de un ciclista profesional. Por primera vez, la obra de Paul Kimmage en castellano.
Geri's Story - Her Life, Her Loves, Her Lord by Geraldine Bond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Geri Bond lived a varied life facing great hardships including an overprotective mother, the agony of a divorce and finally a calming nearly 56-year marriage to the co-author. She had an amazing work ethic which included grocery checker, assistant to an accountant, working in logging operation, newspaper teletype operator, housewife, school crossing guard and juvenile probation officer.
ZOETROPE by Zoe Therese
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,000. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Artist's impression of The Human Condition, with a terminal element: intestinal dysfunction and the fashionable label, bipolar affective disorder. With an accommodating provenance and a repertoire governed by the essential sense of humour, bravado beats The Spite of Life and oppresses the toxic obsession of scanning the ubiquitous mind for landmines or scapegoats.
Forgive Me If I Disagree: A Modern Chaucer's Tale by Jack Lauriger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The author delves deep into his family history and secrets kept for fifty years to uncover the truth of his birth. His search for the reasons behind the secrets bring surprise and intrigue, yet his journey highlights the strength of love and family bonds.
In the World's Shadows by Christopher Hamilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Christopher's life is lived in the shadow of great historical events, with a childhood spent in colonial India, in South Africa during World War II, and then in bleak post-war England.
The Wright Choices by Ronald M. Gauthier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The legacy of Richard Wright is little known. Born of personal experience, his works threw a harsh light on the continued struggles of African Americans in the first half of the twentieth century. Almost completely self-educated, he was a writer, thinker, and activist whose passion for the plight of his people never waned. His works continue to influence young minds to this day.
Colonial Mandarin: The Life and Times of Alexander Macleay by James Donaldson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,680. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Scot, Alexander Macleay (1767-1848), was an entomologist and notable political figure in the nineteenth-century pioneer days of Sydney, Australia. Criticised for his salary, his free house and the large land grants he received, he was also ridiculed for his stature and his fat legs, that he survived this crude sniping until his retirement in 1846 is testament to his endurance and indefatigable
Lifetime True Story of a Bosnian Boy Soldier by Spiro Dobrijevic
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a general rule, memoirs are written by people who are clever, rich or famous. People who, over the years, make notes of interesting events which, years after, help them to write about them. In my case I am neither clever, rich nor famous, nor have I written any notes to make use of. I will depend entirely on my memory and my recollections.