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By the Scruff of the Neck - A suitcase of memories
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 124,650. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Told through the eyes of a young boy, ‘By the Scruff of the Neck’ begins its tale in post-WWII Holland of the 1940s and gives a candid and often humorous account of a Catholic childhood and the dynamics of family life. In contrast, the impact of the German occupation of Holland provides an insight into the privations of the time, as well as the subsequent decision to migrate to Australia in 1952.
Tales from Baggins Bottom - Best Bits Book 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2006 Diane was still a freelance journalist working part-time from home and an active member of the National Union of Journalists’ Freelance Industrial Council (NUJ and FIC respectively). In February of 2006 she was introduced to the local live music scene and the foundations for Diane’s Gig List were set. The blog was Diane's writing diary, her journal on the life of a writer and editor.
Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I sat straight up in bed, the sweat flowing from every pore in my shaking body. Terrified, looking around the darkened room, I could see my club jacket (colors) hanging from a hook on the wall. The nightmares and flashbacks had become more intense. So much so, that I dreaded to succumb to sleep. I reached under the pillow, pulled out my .45 caliber automatic and placed the barrel on my temple.
Singing Magic: Memoir of a Girl Who Thought Singing Was Life
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Price: Free! Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
TORN. The Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank.
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The funniest, most heartfelt book ever written, one that every one should read. At some time in our lives we are all young, carefree and reckless with our whole lives ahead of us. Then one day we wake up and realize that everything has changed. All the things that we loved dearly about our life have been torn from us and we are challenged with putting the pieces back together one laugh at time.
Cabbages and Kings
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A prerequisite to the development of any and every child is a secure, loving relationship with both their mother and father, but not every child is so blessed. Cabbages and Kings documents my experiences after the untimely death of my father, which profoundly affected the course of my life, and follows the consequences of a fatherless household during my formative years. Set against a background o
Winds of Valor
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Running Quail Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Winds of Valor is the second book in historian Carol Harp Norman's "The Texas Wind" series. It is the story of James Campbell, one of the first Texas Rangers. He worked valiantly during the conflict of The War of Independence from Mexico in his mission to bring justice to Texas between 1831-1840. Here is an up close, authentic look at Texas' fight against Mexico and the battle of the Alamo.
Foster Girl, A Memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,560. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Foster Girl, A Memoir is a coming-of-age story of one teen girl who has suffered unimaginable abuses. All Georgette wants is a normal life, but it's hard to achieve that when she's forced to live with strangers while her own family is nowhere to be found. Complete with letters, court reports and photos, Foster Girl gives you an insider look at what happens to homeless children in today's America.
Aren’t You Glad That It’s Not Christmas Everyday? Memoirs of a Wizzard Drummer. Ex Drummer of Roy Woods Wizzard.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After a few years of friends encouraging me to write about my times in this business of showing off, I decided to give it a go. I’ve started from the humble beginnings of emigrating to the UK, in the hope that you get a grasp of the culture shock of change that I have experienced. For the better of course. I like to think that I have grasped the “Brummie” sense of humour along the way. Oroight?
So You Think You Know Me
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Price: $8.65 USD. Words: 110,640. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'So You Think You Know Me' is about the life of Siobhán Foster and the choices she made growing up in Ireland. It is her perspective on her life and is told with honesty and humour. Instead of letting her situation corrupt her, she set out to find a different path to break the behavioural loop of her ancestors. The choices we make define who we become.
Fear of Failure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,560. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiographical work “Fear of Failure” documents the life and times of James Aarons, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. It is a bold, uncensored look at the struggles of a young man looking for fulfillment in his profession and love in his life. Dr. Aarons pulls no punches and makes no excuses as he charmingly writes his way through his life’s journey.
Behind the Mic
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true story of one broadcaster's meandering, fast-paced, roller-coaster, up and down career through the convoluted and on occasion unpredictable maze of the radio and television news business.
Sixteen Vs, Book Five, Surviving Vietnam
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Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 5. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 157,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Victor's adventures getting to, during, and getting home from Vietnam are more unusual than most. Trials and turmoil continue in the exciting and dangerous events he deals with. Boot camp and technical school provide unique situations, but nothing like the challenges in Vietnam. Amid the chaos of war, he deals with racial hatred. Even during play his exploits turn potentially life threatening.
Retrieving Isaac & Jason
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this heartwarming tale, Kai the Minnesota-born yellow Labrador Retriever recounts how she and her two dads adopted her human brothers. With a unique canine perspective, Kai delivers a gift of love through her words and stories that will make readers laugh and cry as they follow Kai's amazing journey to create her own pack.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three)
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Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
The Footsteps of Barack Obama in A Changing America
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You set the price! Words: 85,530. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This book about the president of the United States who is a son of a non-American father, is written from a unique perspective of a US immigrant who lived to witness the changing American society through the history of 6 most recent elections of a US president. The book dwells in fascinating detail about the importance of US role in its global leadership towards a more perfect society.
A Doubtful Inheritance
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 96,470. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Doubtful Inheritance A novel by Dr. Ted Todd (Tibor Weisz) A brief synopsis Author Ted Todd (Tibor Weisz) approaches his story under the heading of a new genre – autobiofiction – a blending of true reminisces from his own fascinating life, overlaid with a heavy dollop of imaginary plotline. We first meet the narrator Tim in the 1970s where he attends the Esalen Institute
Go Ask Your Father: One Man's Obsession with Finding His Origins Through DNA Testing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Shortly before his father's death, Lennard Davis received a cryptic call from his uncle Abie, who said he had a secret he wanted to tell him one day. When finally revealed, the secret--that Abie himself was Davis's father, via donor insemination--seemed too preposterous to be true. Born before the wide use of such technologies, Davis was filled with doubt about the truth.
If Pets Could Talk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If pets could talk, think of the tales they could tell! Dave Courtice, a veterinarian for over forty years, regales us with what pets have told him. The life of an animal care giver is full of happiness, sorrow and pathos – and Dave has seen everything “in the book” and more. Share his life and experiences as the practice of veterinary science changes throughout his career. Enjoy the humor.
Fleeing The Hijab, A Jewish Woman's Escape From Iran
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true account of Sima Goel, the Iranian teenager who crossed the most dangerous desert in the world rather than accept the restrictions of life in Iran of the early1980s. Her quest for freedom is a thrilling, timely inspiration for people longing to create a life of meaning.