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Con el espíritu inquieto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,790. Language: Spanish. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Historias previas a emprender mi gran viaje hacia Irlanda y otras experiencias viajando por casi toda Sudamérica, se reúnen junto a anécdotas de un hostel cerrado con candado en Chile, el día en que me abandonaron en la frontera entre Perú y Bolivia, y la vez en la cual sobreviví en Europa con menos de diez euros. Además, momentos que marcaron mi vida como los Juegos Olímpicos de 2012 y más.
Two Old Fools in Spain Again
Series: Old Fools, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,290. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Victoria and Joe return to their Spanish mountain village, they are still reeling from their year in the Middle East. Sighing with relief, they prepare to settle down to a peaceful life. But life refuses to stand still, even in tiny El Hoyo. Lola Ufarte’s behaviour surprises nobody, but when a millionaire becomes a neighbour, the village turns into a battleground.
One Young Fool in Dorset: The Old Fools Prequel
Series: Old Fools. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
So how did it all begin? What happened before Victoria met Joe and they embarked on their crazy life in Spain? This light, airy and charming story is the delightful prequel to Victoria Twead’s "Old Fools" series. Her childhood memories are vividly portrayed, leaving the reader chuckling and enjoying a warm sense of comfortable nostalgia.
Never Say Die - New Adventures from the Country Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dr. Dave Perrin, Country Vet meets some of the most improbable clients and frustrating cases of his career. His small animal practice thrives as snakes with indigestion, traumatized rabbits, and alcoholic dogs are deposited on his exam table. His large animal patients include horses with mysterious ailments, hogs that beep, heifers from hell, and goats that definitely have his number.
Salvage (From the South China Sea to the Caribbean Coast: A Deep Sea Story)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Salvage, the long-awaited follow up to Jon May’s first book, Divers, tells of his time with the truly extraordinary South China Sea Ocean Salvage And Towing Company with the dry, dark humour of professionals facing tough, life changing decisions in the face of disaster.
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong is a survival memoir that recounts Stewart Francke's remarkable journey through leukemia and a bone marrow transplant, complications and recovery. Understanding he is, as a survivor, part of the “lucky unlucky,” Francke finds the silver lining in his struggle and then some.
Perfect Prosperity — A Life in Science. A Fortune in Business.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
From the slums of Cairo to science honors and the corridors of high finance, comes a genuine American success story. His story… Meet Dr. Alex Iskandar
In the Warlord's Garden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Dr. Richard Lewis seeks to serve Afghans while living in cities and a village with his family. Together they experience the joys and challenges of life and medicine both before and after American troops arrive in the country.
A Dockyard Matey makes Good
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Now Bob has added a third and final part, about his post-Dockyard adventures working with the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE), and in posts with the MoD and Government agencies, and published the whole story in one volume. The full story of his career is packed with interesting stories, and Bob’s sense of humour shines through.
Bulletproof
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,660. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
Maci Bookout was just a normal, slightly overachieving high school girl in Chattanooga, Tennessee. When a good southern girl becomes a single teen mom, how does she hold onto her dreams? This is the true story of how she took charge of the unexpected to build a life for herself and her son Bentley. Because sometimes growing up is an act of will...and Maci's will is bulletproof.
Marie: Woman of Beauty, Mother of Courage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
During World War II, Estonia was caught between the Nazis and the Communists. Thousands of Estonians fled. Marie, a young widow and mother, desperately needed a way out. Because of her husband's execution, she was an enemy of the state. With only hours left before the Soviets took Estonia, Marie threw herself upon the mercy of the fleeing Nazi Army. Could they be trusted? This is her true story.
God Father, I Don´t Believe in You Anymore
Price: Free! Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this autobiographical testimony, Amparo Espinosa Rugarcia expresses her concern and rebelliousness towards traditional religious teachings concerning Yahweh.
The Path of the Moonlight
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Shelagh Bell was sorting through her mother's possessions after she had moved into a nursing home, she came across a pile of typescript, the pages screwed up or out of order. She had found her mother’s memoirs. A beautifully-written, moving and often very funny story of a family who lived through two world wars and were constantly on the move.
Intake 131
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1973, Sandy Sanderson attended School of Infantry in Gwelo, in what was then central Rhodesia, for officer training. Now, more than 40 years on, he has written a book based on the diary he kept. The result is a frank and detailed account of the training as it happened. The book will be intriguing to people with an interest in the military.
The One & Only: Peter Perrett, Homme Fatale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New! Updated and revised edition of Nina Antonia's cult classic rock biography of The Only Ones' front man Peter Perrett. With a new introduction by John Cooper-Clarke This edition has a lengthy additional chapter which brings it bang up to date (June 2015) and also includes an exclusive interview with Peter Perrett in 2015 and lyrics to new love song for Mrs Perrett.
Mileposts
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Roy’s career had many facets. He was always prepared to have a go at something different if it appeared to open another door, particularly if finances were involved. During the time covered by this screed and with discreet reference to his beloved Log Book, started in 1952 and still going strong, the outstanding impression is one of continued initiative.
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Russian
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia is a luminous memoir that describes the coming of age of a young Jewish girl in an oppressive totalitarian society rife with hypocrisy and Antisemitism.
Sex, Salvage & Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reef Perkins has led a colorful life – combat veteran, smuggler, and salvager. He tells all in this funny and fascinating memoir. From near death at the age of four to “the Pimple Years” to the Jack and Jill Dude Ranch to fighting In-Country in Vietnam to Key West Daze, you’ll encounter real-life adventures that are more entertaining than fiction.
Not Another Danger Boy: The Sequel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Book two in a series of autobiographical short stories based on life-changing events.
Lucky Stars: Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The book includes a detailed filmography and is lavishly illustrated with over 100 photographs, many from Charles Farrell's estate. Includes a foreword by director Allison Anders (Grace of My Heart, Things Behind the Sun).