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Grace & Moons: A Memoir
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Grace and Moons chronicles the string of miracles that surrounded the filming of Roni Nicole Henderson's short film, Grace.
The Blind History Lady Presents; George Tannehill
Series: The Blind History Lady Presents. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
George Tannehill became a teacher at the Iowa College for the Blind in the late 1860's while a student, after losing his vision as a young adult. From then on, he was the math teacher that even his sighted peers in education wished they could be. His blind students were far better at college level math than most in the state of Iowa. George also was a politician, community builder and leader.
A Soldier’s Tale: Albert Money at the Battle of Aubers Ridge, May, 1915
Series: Leadership, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.00 from 1 review)
First-person account by British Army Private Albert Money of his experiences in one of the bloodiest and most futile battles of World War 1. Seriously wounded by machine gun fire he spent hours in No-man's land lying in a muddy ditch surrounded by the dead and dying, eventually crawling back to the British trenches. Casualties for the day, 10,000 men. Territory gained, not a single inch.
Look
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 59,230. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kelvin's story is a must read for anyone who has experienced childhood abandonment, familial trauma, and is seeking hope and meaning. For those studying the complexities of human behavior, and for anyone needing affirmation that risking vulnerability and living with profound empathy is the foundation of resilience and humanity, this book is a definite gift. PAUL DEMPSEY
The Pathological Casebook of Dr. Frances McGill
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,500. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Before TV’s small screen arrived, Dr. Frances McGill was Canada's real deal’ as an original crime drama heroine. She was the Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman, the CSI Crime Scene Investigator, and the Bones forensic expert all wrapped up in one short stature. Her zest for solving crime mysteries earned her the unofficial title of “Sherlock Holmes of Saskatchewan.” Read her true story.
Cadet: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,930. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Disgraced, he’s off to Pensacola, the “Cradle of Naval Aviation.” There’s a bailout from a burning seaplane. A week later at his new squadron he’s involved in the crash of their Beechcraft. One year later he was being carried by stretcher out of a major crash of a DC-3 in Naples, Italy. A pattern?
Picture Perfect?
Price: $5.29 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Parenting
Picture Perfect? is an honest, soul-bearing memoir that pulls back the curtain on the story behind a family picture that went viral. With inspiring candor, Kordale Lewis describes his struggles with childhood sexual abuse, a drug-addicted mother, suicide, the trials of teen fatherhood, and more. His story provides a bold challenge for readers to redefine their own meaning of a perfect family.
One Room Cottage to the Richest Man
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industrial management
There are numerous examples of simple men becoming one of the richest in the world, but the ultimate force behind their success happens to be self-belief and dedication to the work they are doing.
Wilderness Life DIY: A City Family Bumbles Towards Self-Sufficiency
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Can a clueless city couple learn to build a house in the wilderness completely by themselves? What is life like on 525 watts of power? When is the right time to change a toilet bucket? The answers to these questions and more are in 'Wilderness Life DIY', the tale of a city family who leaves a comfortable city existence to make a home in the Australian Tasmanian wilderness.
Blip on the Radar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,340. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mix one dreamy Irish helicopter pilot with a crew of Taiwanese, Chinese, Philippinos and Indonesians, and you get everything – from confusion, to fireworks, to hilarity. Flying in those remote Pacific areas, thousands of miles from Search and Rescue capability, ‘Moggy’ Meyrick was touched by our common humanity, and awed by Nature. This book is written for everybody, not just helicopter pilots.
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 117,400. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA' details how "Little Miss Ugly Face" grew up and became a "glamorous" Playboy Bunny. She was labeled "uneducable" and "non college material," but she made the Dean's List at New York University and eventually graduated from UCLA.
The Find
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the true story of a World War two Croatian child, given away at four to an aunt and uncle and imprisoned with her relatives at thirteen. Her father managed to secure her freedom, only to be imprisoned himself and shot three weeks later. The others perished in Auschwitz. She spent the rest of the war hungry, in a convent orphanage, not knowing what lay ahead...
The Protected Will Never Know: 10th Anniversary Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012 by Two Peas Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
Entering the Army in June of 1969 and “In Country” by November, there began the journey. Vietnam was more than just a war. Vietnam was also the oppressive heat of the jungle, the bugs and mosquitoes, the snakes, the swamps and rice paddies, the monsoon rains and the constant grind of “Humping the Boonies.”
Torn 2: The Continued Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The world can be a screwed up place. This is the inspiring story of one expat, who spent years learning why things on earth are as they are and how people react when the chips are down. Then he learns what he must do to walk through hell, when traumatic circumstances threaten to ruin his own life.
TORN 3: The Continued Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,100. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The world can be a screwed up place. This is the inspiring story of one expat, who spent years learning why things on earth are as they are and how people react when the chips are down. Then he learns what he must do to walk through hell, when traumatic circumstances threaten to ruin his own life.
Black Not Blind
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Have you ever gotten mad to the point that you thought about killing the source of your aggravation? Are you familiar with the notion of being called an "angry Black man?" Have you ever had a desire to stand up in a crowded room (perhaps at school or work) and yelling, "I see what you are trying to do, I am Black not blind!" This book chronicles what it is like to be a Black man in the new south.
Me 'n Norman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
A sweet and often humorous collection of autobiographical stories about the childhood friendship of two young boys and their adventures growing up together during the 1930's Depression in a U.S. Naval shipyard town.
Geçmişinde Yaşayan Adam: Üniversite
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: Turkish. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
(4.99 from 172 reviews)
(Dikkat: Bu kitap, olumlu örnek oluşturabilecek davranışlar içerir!) Bu kitabı okumadan üniversiteye gitmeyin! Bu kitabı okumadan tatile de gitmeyin! Bu kitabın adına ister “Üniversitelinin El Kitabı” deyin, ister “Tatilde Ne Yapmalı?” deyin; ama önce size çok büyük değerler katacak olan bu anı kitabını okuyun.
In Polygamy's Shadow: From a Mormon Childhood to a Life of Choice
Price: $7.98 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
A true story of growing up Mormon in the 1950s and 60s on the West Coast of British Columbia. Maggie Rayner struggles to keep herself from being devoured by the Mormon church and her parents' unrelenting loyalty to it.
My Odyssey To Area 51
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
His family and friends never knew he worked on special projects for the CIA. Fifty years later, the CIA admits the existence of the top-secret facility known as Area 51. Barnes, an Area 51 and Cold War veteran tells how he advanced from a desolate childhood on a remote ranch in the West Texas Panhandle, and through an Army career in radar and missiles to Area 51 to serve the CIA as an electronic