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Elvis Presley, Histoires et Légendes
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Biographie courte de Elvis Presley, histoire des principales chansons et divers essais autour du King.
Michael Jackson - Black or White
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Biographie du chanteur Michael Jackson, par Daniel Ichbiah
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
My Dawn
Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Some of us have that special person we are connected to long before we arrive in this world. Some of us have that special person we are connected to long after everyone else has forgotten them. This story is about such a person, my Dawn. The one I will always miss seeing standing on our porch and waiting for me to come back to Sarajevo, to come back home.
In the Shade of the Mulberry Tree: A year in Zambia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Moving to Africa with two young children was not what Catharine had planned to do with her life, particularly given her fear of malaria and tropical diseases. But following her husband to Zambia, she contends with poverty and potholes, motherhood and mosquitoes, and is variously rescued by goats, nuts, lavender and Sherry. Could she ever come to call this home?
I Wish I Lived There Again
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,980. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a collection of personal essays about a Midwestern childhood in the mid-twentieth century. They detail the pastimes of children and adults back when life was simpler. The author is one of four daughters and writes about putting on a circus with her sisters, the birth of her baby sister, her father's near fatal car accident, homemade bread, movies, bigamists, pickle vats, and even hair.
The First Floor: Autobiography of a High-Class Call Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Prostitution
Engaging, charming, yet disturbing true story of a girl who sinks to the depths of society working on the dangerous London West End call-girl circuit for celebrities and gangsters. She battles alcoholism and prescription drug dependency, suffering life-threatening injury and tragedy whilst trying to reinvent herself. Featured by Liverpool Echo, Wigan Post, Chat Magazine and Radio City Merseyside.
Following Moira: Sunset Fragment
Price: Free! Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please donate to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!
Welcome to Oregon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,210. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Welcome to Oregon” is about Stella’s day job as a travel advisor while teaching night classes after her move from Massachusetts to Oregon. Since then, the author has moved to Oregon's capital, where she now lives and works in only one job at a time. With benefits.
Ole Harv: Livin' the Blues
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harvey is about the blues. He’s about the music. He’s about the feelings of love, pain, compassion, and hope that encompass the blues.
Once There Was A Street Dog That Followed Me Home: The Beginning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,050. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My life in animal rescue began by encountering a badly wounded dog while hiking in the Colorado Desert, the victim of a coyote. As he began his healing process, I proceeded to come across, and invite into my life, a congregation of the liveliest, sweetest and saddest homeless furry friends (and some not so furry) one would ever hope to meet. This is our story.
Le roman de Tristan et Iseut by Joseph Bédier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Seigneurs, vous plaît-il d'entendre un beau conte d'amour et de mort? C'est de Tristan et d'Iseut la reine. Écoutez comment à grand' joie, à grand deuil ils s'aimèrent, puis en moururent un même jour, lui par elle, elle par lui. Aux temps anciens, le roi Marc régnait en Cornouailles...
Available Light: Recollections and Reflections of a Son
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of memoir scenes and vignettes richly explores beautiful and haunting engagements with family and mortality.
Making Lemonade With Ben: The Audacity to Cope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Seven-year-old Ben is found in a coma, suffers myriad disabilities and, later, mental health issues. Yet, love wins. Narrated with irrepressible humor by the quirky mom, this award- winning tale culminates with Ben’s victorious invitation to Washington D.C., to represent Madison Children’s Museum at a national award ceremony.
Pilgrim in the New Retirement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,070. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Who writes about retirement? Usually it is insurance companies, travel agents, and medical professionals. And what do these outsiders say? "Live the dream!" or "Don't do that!" This diary is the real thing. A noted journalist writes with love and humor about his first "Golden Years," a time full of opportunity and discovery.
A Celebration of Life: A Story of Hope, a Miracle, and the Power of Attitude
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Join Andrew Botieri as he relates his experiences and the lessons learned on the rollercoaster ride of his near-death experience and miracle of survival from a rare autoimmune disease called Scleroderma. Doctors held out no hope, but when this life-changing medical crisis challenged his very existence, Andrew called on his positive attitude, perseverance, and faith to will himself through.
Pieces of the Plains: Memories and Predictions from the Heart of America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
PIECES is a memoir based on a successful biological scientists life of teaching, research, and writing, but throughout his book the author steps back from personal history in order to place his experiences into a global context, eventually addressing the question: What will human life be like in two thousand years? Original drawings accompany each chapter.
Travelling Light - One Woman's Journey into Soul
Price: Free! Words: 46,000. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sonja lived an ordinary life. But at thirty-seven she was unexpectedly confronted with a true spiritual encounter that started her on an extraordinary journey. Despite her expectations and best intentions it became a journey into fear and suffering. Was her journey worth the uncertainty and loss, the painful judgment of her family? You be the judge.
I,Win
Price: Free! Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
At age 24 I decided to tell my story. Writing this autobiography gave me the opportunity to pay tribute to my family members who are passionate about life and have instilled this passion in me. My parents' extraordinary support, encouragment, and pure love were my foundation as I navigated life, overcame obstacles, and achieved successes as a young woman with cerebral palsy.
Storm
Price: Free! Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true story of a journey of shattered dreams and empty relationships to the victory of a new dawn and new beginnings.