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Tonight at the Morpheum: A Hospital Farce in Three Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Historian and critic Markham Shaw Pyle, in this "long essay" medical memoir, looks back with wry (or rye) humor and his signature wit and style on thirty years of missed diagnoses and misdiagnoses, culminating in his 2014 heart attack and triple bypass. By turns hilarious and harrowing, this is ultimately a survivor's tale of hope.
2015 (Jan-Jun) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Oct-Dec) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Aug-Sept) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (May-July) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
2012 (Jan-Apr) - The Diary of Osric Martext
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Editor's note: Osric Martext was born in Miami in 1949. He was taken to South Carolina in 1953 when his family moved there, settling in a large house built before the Revolution, Dirleton Plantation, in the crossroads town of Stateburg, which lies between Columbia and Sumter, just south of the Wateree Swamp. His parents divorced, bitterly, in 1956. This is his story.
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For colorfully chronicles personal and intimate details of the last four years of the talented ‘50’s “blonde bombshell” star’s fascinating life.
In Full Voice: Shedding the Labels that Silenced Me
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
On September 11th 2001, after dropping her daughter off at childcare, she answered her cell phone oblivious to the fact that she was about to be shaken out of her hiding place and awakened to her own gifts of intuition, clairaudience, and healing.
Superheroes
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
At four years old, David spends his days exploring with curious contemplation the vast wonders of the seemingly magical world around him. His only real care is wondering when his big brother, Robert, will be home from school to share it with him. The divorce of their parents sets in motion a chain of unforeseen events that bring David closer to his brother as a real-life nightmare.
A Maverick Life: The Jack Kelly Story
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 99,910. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bio of 50s movie star & 50s - 70s TV actor, Jack Kelly, co-star of TV's Maverick.
A Retrospect (Updated Edition): The Story Behind My Zeal for Missions
Price: Free! Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
As you read this man’s recollections of his own life, you will be inspired to trust completely on the only One who is genuinely able to provide, and perchance you will catch a bit of the urgency for lost souls that caused this man to forsake all for the sake of others.
North Oahu Awakes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
Love Bites
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the gilded excess of hair metal to stripped down grunge, happy-go-lucky ska, to rebellious punk, and regular old hard rock, Love Bites is the story of Rachel Khona's search for love and lust set against the musical landscape of decades past through present.
A Young Man Afoot: Spain and Portugal, the 1960s
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 63,560. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
It was the 1960s and Irvine Hunt walked down out of the Pyrenees, a pack over his shoulder, and for months fell in with a passing parade of roadmen and peasants, doctors and cobblers, would-be robbers, mules, donkeys, a lady clad mostly in sequins, hard-up travellers, and the adventurous young, travelling as best they may, wanting to see what lay ahead.
What The' - Reflections of a Black Country
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'What The' is about the Black Country, the folk, their life, their stoical attitudes, and their somewhat odd sense of humour. The author reflects on growing up in the grey post-war era; applying colour, he shows how times have changed into the bright new millennium.
100 Years: A Journey to End a Vicious Cycle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
100 Years: A Journey to End a Vicious Cycle is a true story of how one family wasted more than one hundred years in prison. As a teenager, Mark got involved with drugs and the street life. His decisions eventually led him to prison. After serving fifteen years of his life in prison, Mark decided that he wanted a better life. Mark started to make more responsible choices in his life.
Life's Lessons: Memoirs of Sex & Lies, Love & Death by Arthur A. Jennings
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arthur Allen Jennings worked on his memoir while in hospice care in Wasilla, Alaska. On a daily basis, he would struggle to make it his best while battling chronic pain, fatigue and pride. Long after his death, his memories and legacy lives on within these pages. "I am a man very much aware of my demise. Somehow, someway, the debt of Life’s Lessons must be paid."
Losing and Finding My Father: Seasons of Grief, Healing and Forgiveness
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Two Hawks Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
"Losing and Finding My Father" is a daughter's journey of discovery sparked by the illness, coma, and death of her father. Having struggled for years to come to terms with an abusive childhood, she attends to her father and uncovers the love hidden within their painful relationship. It is a story of transformation -- about finding one’s voice, forgiving the past, and revising one's life story.
DEPRESSION is a drop in the ocean
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
DEPRESSION
Molly & Maxi
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Molly is a mad, lovable terrier cross from the local animal rescue centre; Maxi is her best friend, a younger black Labradoodle. Since the two met they have been the greatest of friends, and so have their owners, Pat Danter and Sue Robinson. This little book is a tribute to the two dogs who have enhanced Pat’s life and those of her friends.