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Keeping My Ghosts Alive
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,520. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017 by Limerick Writers Centre. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Keeping My Ghosts Alive is a heartwarming and multi-faceted chronicle of a woman who, up to her untimely death, lived life with exceptional energy and intensity. Having been misdiagnosed with cancer in 2007, she was given one year to live. This is her story written in her words, which were discovered after her death by her husband, who completed her memoir. An enduring monument to Laura Bond.
A Stone in the Road: Two Years in Southern Tanzania
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A single-lane, dirt road, 18 miles long, leads to a secondary school in the deep bush of Southern Tanzania. Jim French and his wife Marlyn, CUSO volunteers, journeyed to the end of this road in 1967 for two years of teaching and unexpected adventure. The only Canadians ever at St. Joseph's College, Chidya...
Memorias de Porfirio Díaz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,370. Language: Spanish. Published: October 22, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
Autobiografía del general mexicano Porfirio Díaz, quien fue presidente de su país durante 35 años, y es uno de los personajes mas importantes de la convulsa historia política de ese país latinoamericano.
Number 41
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,930. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Michael had no idea what to do when he left school in 1977 so he decided to try a few different jobs, for, say, forty years or so, just to be sure. His only ambition was to never be bored, and he managed to achieve that in diverse occupations from soldier, to ship’s Captain to personal development trainer. This is one Aussie bloke’s humorous search for the perfect job in the perfect place.
On My Road to Heaven : A Bold and Joyful Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,210. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Mexico. Juárez in the ‘40s, watch out! Better be nimble, tough, and clever. Ozzie is all that with charm and charisma. He has bold conquests in business, money, romance, and mystical adventures. Through spirit, he does miracles of healing. Later, in his hero’s journey, he loses it all. He surrenders to unconditional love, finds joy and riches within. He fulfills his life purpose—enlightenment.
Free Diving to Fame and Fortune
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The incredible adventures of a pioneer freediver in Sri Lanka in the early 50's. Setting himself up as an underwater guide, he attracted the rich and famous seeking a new interest. They invited him to their homes where the led a glamorous life style he hardly knew existed. Hans Hass and Jaques Cousteau both offered him employment. Later he made a fortune as a commercial diver in Singapore.
The Richest Girl in England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Katherine Manners was the richest girl in England, a Catholic, and wife to royal favourite George Villiers, the Duke of Buckingham. George rose until his bloody assassination, and religious tension loomed over Kate's 2nd marriage to an Irish noble. She was a woman behind great men, and this is her definitive biography.
When Walls Become Bridges: A Journey of Discovery to Heal and Conquer Hatred
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
This narrative begins with a true account of a Jewish man in the heart of the Cold War. On a spontaneous trip to East Berlin, Stuart Lewis meets a man named Frank who lived within the confines of the Communist Soviet system. The divisions between the East and the West are disturbingly similar to the realities of today, proving that connecting with each other as human beings trumps all.
Stairlift to Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stairlift to Heaven, the journal of an old age pensioner, is an irreverent, hilarious look at one man’s life after retirement. Although written by an old age pensioner, non-coffin dodgers should not be put off by this.
White Nigger: The Struggles and Triumphs Growing up Bi-Racial in America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,270. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Minority Studies
From high school dropout and convicted drug dealer, to successful entertainment industry executive, eventual law school graduate, and college professor, this is an explosively emotional inspirational journey exploring the ups & downs of growing up bi-racial in America. 
Passant: A Journey to Elsewhere
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,070. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Passant offers an account of a doubly divided family, involving its New Zealand and wealthy, distant British branches during the 1930s and 1940s. It covers the early years of its chief protagonist who relates the experience of growing up against the background of the Great Depression and the Second World War
School Shit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kevin candidly presents the highs and lows of a teaching career spanning four decades, and gives useful advice on how to motivate children to learn. The book is intended to appeal to practising professionals, anyone considering teaching as a career and those with an interest in what goes on behind school doors.
By The Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Think you know football? Not like Bob Cass you don’t. By The Way recounts Bob’s glorious life in sports journalism and gives you a first-hand account of every football story that ever mattered.
When I Was a Child
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,590. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in the early 1900's Edythe took the time to write down what life was like for her growing up. She takes you on a quaint journey of a different time. As you read her memories, you can't help but feel like you are right there with her as she grows up. Please enjoy this lovely little book and all it has to offer.
A Life Worth Living
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Sometimes, looking at your past can give you the strength to move forward. As the classic symptoms of Parkinson’s disease began to take control of Simon’s life, he became a shadow of his former self. After months of fighting to keep the disease in check, Simon finally found the strength to tell his family and even managed to book an appointment with a neurologist.
Little Big Steps - A Life-Changing Injury and the Inspirational Journey to Overcome the Odds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After living a healthy, rewarding and exciting life, I wake up in a hospital bed unable to move. The neurosurgeon says I won’t regain any function in my body and I won't improve. I'm sent home and told to adapt to my new life. This is my story of challenging the dire prognoses, committing myself to getting back on my feet, and overcoming immense challenges to achieve the seemingly impossible.
Rescue 911: Tales from a First Responder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
People from all walks of life call 911 when things go bad. These are their stories, told by the people who respond and make things better.
Who Killed the Archbishop
Price: $14.59 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017 by Literal Guide Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nineteen years have passed. There has been an uncomfortable silence about the facts surrounding his mysteriousdu demise. I have decided to chronicle the events and circumstances that made the late Archbishop what he was.
The Gospel According to Abraham: From Delta Boy to Tour Manager
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Going on the road with a bunch of talented musicians isn’t all glitz and glamour, says Paul Abraham, but a more enjoyable job would be hard to find. His memoir will take you behind the scenes, offering intimate details of the kind of life a roadie or a musician leads. But that’s not all. There is much more to Paul than his experiences as a tour manager. He has had a full and entertaining life, ind
Have I Become My Father?
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I was living in Biloxi, MS, I started to see the similarities of growing up in a small town, and growing up in Brooklyn, a large Borough of one of the largest cities in the world, New York City. I finally realized that growing up on one block in Brownsville in the forties and fifties was like growing up in a small town somewhere in the United States, of course without all the grass.