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Bruised but Not Broken: The Story of a Rejected Girl and God’s Incredible Grace by Maria Opet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The True Story of a Girl Who Overcame Abandoned by both parents and abused by a stranger, Maria was eventually adopted and brought from the remote jungles of Colombia to start a new life in America. But her troubles didn’t end there.
Until the Wheels Fall Off by Robert Norman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A group of young men form a motorcycle club. Vowing to remain together “until the wheels fall off” the Wheel Lords Motorcycle Club adopts the street chopper counterculture lifestyle and the freedom of the open road, as they ride and party with the Hells Angels and Unforgiven Sinners. Told from the perspective of one club member, this is the story of California chopper riders in the 70s.
Broken Lunch by Simon Dewhurst
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,330. Language: British English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An intimate and fast moving memoir, sometimes side-splitting, recalling Simon Dewhurst's privileged and eccentric upbringing in an upper-class English family after the last war. He has no time for misery and self-flagellation. Instead, the narrative glides seamlessly and predictably from one hilarious disaster to the next.
A Wander in Vetland by John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
Grey Blue Water by Daniel Taylor
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Grey-Blue Water traces the life of John Douglas Taylor, the son of a wealthy Southern gentleman, from his childhood on a Tennessee plantation, to his adventures in the newly-formed Republic of Texas, and later to his time as a riverboat captain on the Mississippi. Author Daniel Mabrey Taylor has based his novel on true accounts taken from family letters, journals, and other historical documents.
A Family Affair by William Schwenn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,360. Language: American English. Published: October 29, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
As Skip reaches retirement, he begins to invest more time and energy in his relationship with his parents as they slowly age, become ill, and pass from this life. In the end, Skip reviews his regrets, but focuses more on the lessons his parents taught him and the love they gave him throughout his life.
The Invisible Crime: Part II by Michael F. Bell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: American English. Published: May 28, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In this chilling true life experience and expose,' author, investigative journalist and whistleblower Michael Fitzhugh Bell, reveals a new form of Covert Domestic Terrorism being perpetrated on U.S. citizens and people all around the world.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist by Ron Miner
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
Deception by Deb Myers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Deception takes us on a deaf girl's emotional journey. In this powerful theatre-of-the-mind memoir, Deb Myers examines the devastating consequences of the sexual abuse that followed her life. At sixteen, after a break up with her boyfriend, she reached out to a much older married teacher for emotional support. Their friendship crossed the line.
Life In The Bonus Round by Todd Newton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Join popular TV personality Todd Newton for an entertaining and inspirational telling of a life and career filled with dreams and schemes. The Host With The Most® holds nothing back as he shares his journey from a small town radio station to some of North America's most extravagant stages.
A Full Life - The Adventures of a Christian Aid Worker by Vivien Wilson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,650. Language: Australian English. Published: June 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
Viven Wilson begun her journey as a preventative health care nurse working in Aboriginal communities in Queensland. She spent the next eight years working for World Vision in developing countries including Ethiopia, Mozambique, Rwanda, Liberia and Central Australia. Vivien was then Director of Teen Challenge Centralia where she mainly worked with iIndigenous youth caught up in substance abuse.
Pizzles in Paradise by John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(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.
Coyote Spirit: The Improbable Transformation from Minister to Clown by David John Mampel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by SturdyGrace Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » 12-step programs
Reverend Dave became Daffy Dave, but it wasn't easy. Years of struggle and lots of hard work lay between the two. Dave wasn't able to do it alone, but he didn't have to, and neither do you. Coyote Spirit: The Improbable Transformation from Minister to Clown is the story one man's journey from despair to contentment, and is a road map for anyone else trying to do the same.
Through The Withering Storm: My Teen Years With by Leif Gregersen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a memoir written in moments of lucidity by a sufferer of bipolar disorder/manic depression. It is intended for entertainment, inspiration and enlightenment for all those who don't understand mental illness or suffer from it, in themselves, at work or in their families.
Knowing Alma by Susan Pastorius
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Knowing Alma is a vibrant return to the classical American memoir. Susan Pastorius weaves the threads forming the fabric of a loving family and the times she spent growing up with her grandparents that helped to mold her personality and gave her strength of character. She openly and honestly reveals herself, and those around her, in this coming of age tale of her life from ages five to eighteen.
Another Valley, Another Victory by Valetta Steel Crumley & Ed Erny
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This inspiring life story has moved countless others to overcome and look at adversity from God’s perspective. When viewed from the top, a valley is precious and beautiful.
Freeway Rick Ross: The Untold Autobiography by Cathy Scott
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Freeway Rick Ross: The Untold Autobiography is an intimate look at the day-to-day dealings of a drug kingpin in the heart of the ghetto. It's also the story of a boy born in poverty Texas who grew up in a single-parent household in the heart of South Central Los Angeles, pushed through the school system each year and ended up illiterate. His options were few, and he turned to drug dealing.
Dogs of Meadowbrook by William Schwenn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,040. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
From a tiny suburban house to the wild expanse of field and woods that was Meadowbrook, Skip Schwenn and his wife added seven dogs to their family of two over the years. Their rural home evolved into a special place, offering mysteries and wonders. In recounting the lives they shared with their dogs, the author provides an uplifting narrative of those experiences.
A Wolf in God’s Country "The third book in the Wolf series" by A. W. Sibley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Wolf in God’s Country is the story of a young boy in the 1940’s, growing up in a rural environment with his best friends; his horse Honey Gal and his dog Ring. The story chronicles their exciting and sometimes dangerous adventures. It is a heartwarming story of a red blooded American boy and his childhood with Honey Gal & Ring by his side in an era long past.
The Quiet Radical - The Biography of Samuel Longfellow by Joe Abdo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,050. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Quiet Radical: The Biography of Samuel Longfellow grew out of my first book, On the Edge of History, about the Dabney family in the Azores for whom Samuel was the children’s tutor. Samuel is better known as the youngest brother of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, but he was an important personality during the 19th century and this book provides a glance at life in Boston during his lifetime.