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Memoirs of an American Family in Occupied Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a unique account by two Americans of their experiences in the vastly different culture of post-war Japan, during an exhilarating time of renewal, with insights into the economic reconstruction of Japan, and the common bonds of humanity that transcended the cultural divide.
This Side of My Struggle: Prisoners on Suffering, Surrendering, and Breaking Free
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This anthology is a collection of heart-wrenching firsthand accounts of prisoners in their first, second, and third decades of incarceration.
After The Bombs - My Berlin
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This recollection begins with the life of a German family at the beginning of the First World War and continues with their struggles in the aftermath of the Second World War. After the war Berlin was mostly rubble and the Cold War was heating up. The Berlin Blockade and the construction of The Wall placed the city in the center of the Cold War.
Take What You Got And Fly With It
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You set the price! Words: 31,600. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
From Preface: I always wanted to have something out there in the world published; I always thought I would walk into Borders and find a book of mine there. But Borders closed, the world changed... Now I had to get something out there before I was forty.the art of reinvention doesn't have to be overly dramatic.. it's about being who you are.
No stranger to the P45 - Volume One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hailed by one reader as "The funniest (they) have ever read" while Andy McNab, author of the acclaimed war memoir 'Bravo Two Zero' wrote simply, "Buy this book (or else!)" Visit the author's website for a chance to win Volume Two, or download the 'London 2012 Olympic Jubilee Special Edition' to your device now! If you enjoyed this, please leave a comment. If you didn't... then please do not!
Spirit of the Stones: A Retrieval of Earth Wisdom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,040. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Earth shares the spirit of its wisdom with us at all times. All we have to do is stop, be still and listen to the silent voice of the EarthSpeak! In this true story, the author completes an ancient Earth assignment as a “secretary to the stones” to tap into the vital storehouse of wisdom to access the wealth of knowledge crucial to living in resonance with ourselves, our planet and beyond.
Tales of Bien Hoa
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Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,910. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Always wanting to be a fighter pilot, Bob Chappelear volunteered for a second tour of duty in Viet Nam. This is the story of that second tour. It is a telling of what it was like to fly the A-37 Close Air Support Fighter. This airplane was "the worlds smallest fighter, the fastest gun!" The airplane only weighted roughly 6000 pounds but the gun shot 6000 rounds a minute.
Chasing Semolina, love and the perfect pasta dish
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What happens when a chef in a California town decides to open his own restaurant against the wishes of his domineering, superstitious, and hopelessly old-country mother?
A Tree Change...at any age--and the risks/rewards in meeting a man on the Internet!
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Price: Free! Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When Patria and Jack moved to a hobby farm in a beautiful Australian valley, life seemed to get better every year. With Jack constantly affirming his happiness and gaining Australian citizenship, his trusting partner was dumbfounded to discover he had covertly resurrected an old romance and that Stella was coming from USA to share his life, saying, 'I will share my toys, but not my man'!
Trucker
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the true story of trucking in the United States. It's not like in the funny papers or on TV. It's a way of life that will surprise most people. Follow a year with Merlin and Jo as they drive their semi across the country.
What is Love? My Question...God's Answer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,010. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Jehovah’s Witnesses
A Memoir About Overcoming Spiritual Abuse
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
The Serial Killer Compendium
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This book is a compilation of my 'Serial Killer Files Series' and comprised of the following five Ebooks: Unsolved Serial Killings Women Who Kill Case Closed: Serial Killers Captured No Killing in The Hallways (School Shootings) Doctors Who Killed All these books are available individually. This compilation will soon be available in paperback.
Saudi Bodyguard
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 150,390. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The working life of a bodyguard for the Saudi's and the unusual experiences he faced. Experiences of a bodyguard that worked with the upper echelons of the Saudi Arabian royal family and others.
The Perennial Freshman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by shelfstealers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"I remember [George] as being the most creative photographer and designer that I ever worked with. After he painted my thumb and applied the star, he photographed what may be one of the most famous album covers ever. How can you forget a guy like this? I had no idea he was a writer. His writing is as creative and scintillating as the rest of his talents and personality.” —Don McLean (American Pie)
Pizzles in Paradise
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Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks is an English trained vet. In a quirky yet literate style this memoir describes his education, courtship and subsequent emigration to New Zealand with Viv, his young wife. His numerous anecdotes are lively and good-humoured, occasionally poignant and often hilarious. It will be enjoyed by all those who love animals, have owned a pet, worked on a farm or read James Herriot.
I Hate My In-laws
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,360. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
How can it be that the love of your life can come accompanied with such criticizing and audacious family members? The subject of belligerent in-laws is a common and yet sensitive issue and one that will resonate with millions of people around the world.I am certain that this book will strike a chord with just about anybody who is married and will identify with the hapless wife,who tries to please.
Running in Africa - Photo By Peter Murphy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Did you ever consider joining the Peace Corps or volunteer overseas? Did you ever wonder what it takes for a young person to do exactly that? Did you ever want to be an athlete (Marathon runner) but did not quite have the confidence? Can you imagine what it takes for a young women volunteer teacher to become the national marathon champion of an Africa country while training alone in the bush?
My Diabetic Soul - An Autobiography
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Som you've been diagnosed with diabetes. Now what? Sure, life changes will happen - they have to. But diabetes does not have to be a death sentence. It is up to you and the non-diabetics in your life to respect the strategies of this disease - and you. I know. This book inspires readers through true stories with a zeal for life and spiritual ingegrity. It is a blueprint toward health.
What Peace There May Be
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this coming of age memoir, the author recounts six critical years of her life of isolation, polygamy and abuse. After secretly reaching out to someone on the outside, she faces new challenges and finds renewed hope in her struggle to overcome the obstacles to free herself and discover her true worth as a human being.