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Wounded Rangers
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On September 11, 2008, Warrant Officer Dominic Hagans of the 1st Battalion the Royal Irish Regiment became the latest casualty of the Afghan war when an improvised enemy bomb exploded under his vehicle, wrecking his legs and changing his life forever. As he embarked on the long road to rehabilitation and partial recovery, WO2 Hagans decided to record his experiences in print.
Along Came A Horse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Just when you think you are reading about the life of someone else you realize it is, in actual fact, all about you. For it is in the art of appreciating your life story and what it has to teach you that you get to choose the option of functioning from a position of strength.
Lagos State: My Life of Service with Integrity
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 65,450. Language: Simple English. Published: March 10, 2014 by MakeWay Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a story that reveals the results of character building. Despite his initial setbacks, Brigadier-General Johnson rose to become one of the most loyal and respected leaders of Nigeria. This entertaining autobiography provides a mixture of both funny moments, and the serious side to the life of this officer and a gentleman who operated with loyalty, integrity and discipline.
Keeping Faith
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 54,290. Language: Simple English. Published: March 10, 2014 by MakeWay Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Keeping Faith is the biography of a man who has been described as one who has the ability to associate with the good, the bad, and the ugly without being tainted by the inconsistencies of those lives. It has been written in an entertaining manner for ease of read and relaxation, whilst you also learn those qualities that make for a life with good results.
World Without End [+] Endless Footprints
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 62,660. Language: Simple English. Published: March 10, 2014 by MakeWay Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
These publications contain the stories of two unique individuals whose combined strengths brought them the admiration of people from far and wide. These are wonderful stories that are spiced with wit and important principles that can be adopted, in what is called the Iconic Principles, which come up at the end of each chapter. These stories will continue to instruct even generations yet unborn.
Shit Happens
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this book, I have stepped outside my comfort zone and slipped into chronic over-share mode in a warts and all account of these events. From the stupid things I did or endured in my childhood to the introduction of my husband and children in my life, right up to present day where I am back at work. Sadly, I am still living future chapters for the next book as incidents continue to happen to me.
Up out of Egypt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story tells of a rebellious teenage girl and the consequences of that rebellion which leads to pregnancy at the age of 14. You will read of the pain of having to give her baby up for adoption and later a troubled teenage marriage. It is also tells of the journey of new found faith, the reunion of her first born and the difference God made in Helen's life. It is a story of hope and forgiveness
Under An African Sky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Julene Hodges Schroeder was raised in an Ethiopia that was beginning to emerge from centuries of isolation. Under An African Sky is a story you can read to your children and grandchildren, about a girl who lived an unusual life and loved it.
Parenting Pauses: Life as a Deaf Parent
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
New parenting book shares inside look into a deaf parent’s world.
Paratroopers - Ready for Anything – From WWII to Afghanistan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On Friday 10 May 1940, Britain awoke to the awful news that Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and France had been invaded by Hitler’s forces in a lightning advance through the Low Countries. Overnight it had become clear that the country had lost confidence in the prime minister, Neville Chamberlain’s ability to steer Britain through the war, and he had resigned.
A Glass Half Full
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,190. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Esther Pinskier began life in Warsaw, Poland in January 1926 - 13 years before the start of World War II. Despite the back story, Esther's positivity and descriptions of life in post-war Paris, Australia and other parts of the world make this a fascinating read and in important social history document.
Threnos for T. E. Lawrence and other writings, together with A Criticism of Henry Williamson's Tarka the Otter, by T. E. Lawrence
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 19. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
A collection of important essays on books and writers, who include T.E. Lawrence, Richard Aldington, Richard Jefferies, W. H. Hudson, and Francis Thompson; together with Williamson's prefaces and introductions to books by Izaak Walton, V. M. Yeates, James Farrar, Walter Robson, John Heygate and others; and the text of T.E. Lawrence's long and entertaining letter of criticism of 'Tarka the Otter'.
Sadism, Songs and Stolen Liberty
Price: $8.19 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Stephen Mann writes of his experience as a boy entrant to the British Royal Navy, his despair then anger at finding that he could not escape from a world of arbitrary rules and personal violence. His humour and North London independent spirit however shines through and despite his frustrations, the cracking momentum of the book is maintained as we enjoy adventures with Stephen and his shipmates o
How To Make A Social Justice Warrior
Price: Free! Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Will Shetterly may be the only person who has gotten death threats from both racists and anti-racists. This is his history of of flamewars, black lists, and mobbing by science fiction fans who believe they will make a better world by raging on the internet.
A Tramp for all Oceans
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,980. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The exploits, memories and experiences of a young man who arrived in Hong Kong at an early age, grew up there then embarked upon a career at sea as a Apprentice Deck Officer in the Merchant Navy. Set in the 1960's the main theme is Asia, India, Oceania, East and South Africa. It traces the voyages and adventures of this young man during his novice years spent at sea.
Southern Raised in the Fifties
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 81,710. Language: American English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ralph Hood, Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame member, was called “a funny man” by Oprah Winfrey. A master storyteller, he writes of his youth in coastal Georgia, making a Molotov cocktail, robbing a prison and painting “Zorro” on a water tower. His stories touch on music, morals, poetry, young love, first dates, religion, being “raised right," and one risque tale he left unfinished. You figure it out.
Forever in My Heart - A True Story of Coincidence and Destiny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,140. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This is a true story. Murder is a tragedy for all victims. Taking a trip back to where it all began raises many more questions than it answers.
The Cat, Some Seeds and Fifteen Books
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An english woman's voyage into the virgin and sometimes bizarre Spain of 1950 and her double life existence between the UK and Catalunya until the present day. The local characters, obscure Spanish laws, evening folk dances, a family run hotel, stray dogs, Catalan nationalists, the plumber, the butcher and the baker all take their part in a cacophony of unpredictable philosophising.
Sight Beyond What I See: The Moses Jerome Jordan Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Moses grew up in the sixties. His early years were filled with drama and excitement that would continue until adulthood. All he wanted to do was to be accepted by his family. He was determined to find love in school or through friendships that he would find in later years. Like many youths whose fathers left them as infants, he would not feel sorry for himself. His mindset was to never give up.
The Power of Choice, Even in My Shoes
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
The Power of Choice, Even In My Shoes is an autobiographical self-help book about healing and recovery from feelings of isolation, child abuse, heartbreak and other things. The author shares her story in efforts to inspire readers. Moore shows through experience that the number one key to success is not one's circumstances, but where one envisions herself and the choices she makes to get there.