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Crushed Innocence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
An inspiring true story, Crushed Innocence: Journey into Promise, is a courageous memoir of a woman and her forty-year journey of redemption. It follows her life as a child growing up in a dysfunctional home with an abusive alcoholic father and a mother who should have protected her. This is a story of forgiveness and healing, and how God transformed a young woman and called her to be a missionary
Baghdad: The Final Gathering
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Middle Eastern, Fiction » Historical » General
"Wars, an embargo, and forbidden love in this once peaceful city..." With the drums of war just weeks away, Omar invites all those closest to his heart for lunch at his lavish villa overlooking the Tigris River of Baghdad. He can't help but smile at the faces that have graced his eventful life that spans from an interesting childhood, the two Gulf Wars, and the inhumane embargo
A Child's Christmas in the Rockies
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The snow shimmering on the high peaks was beautiful, but we didn’t know it. Shimmering is nothing to sliding or a new way of riding down the hills and across the snowpacked roads blown by the wind, drawn down the slopes, or hurled into the snow when we slipped. Let the grownups grouse around their stoves, we knew what winter was for. Sliding. Sliding and Christmas.
The Gospel According to Abraham: From Delta Boy to Tour Manager
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Going on the road with a bunch of talented musicians isn’t all glitz and glamour, says Paul Abraham, but a more enjoyable job would be hard to find. His memoir will take you behind the scenes, offering intimate details of the kind of life a roadie or a musician leads. But that’s not all. There is much more to Paul than his experiences as a tour manager. He has had a full and entertaining life, ind
The Best Fooling
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists
Sounds in my Shadow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
This is a historical fiction of a young Canadian man that was left home to mind his younger brother and their small farm at age nine. It tells of the life of a young boy at the age of 11 having to work as a man. The kindness of strangers helped him to endure the loneliness of a strange world with no longer a family for comfort.
The Wrong Side of Comfortable
Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Within The Wrong Side of Comfortable is Amy Charity's inspiring journey of transforming her life to pursue a dream to become a professional bike racer. Her insights will inspire readers to spend time on their other side of comfortable and discover their own potential. Her positive mindset combined with motivation, grit and mental toughness reveal how simple actions lead to successful outcomes.
Diplomat, Dissident, Spook
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For his first posting, a fresh-faced Canadian diplomat and his young family are dispatched straight into the belly of the beast: the USSR in full-on Cold War mode. Next stop, Havana – with an additional assignment: clandestine intelligence gathering for the CIA. Espionage and intrigue abound in this fast-paced, timely, and compelling memoir. With a foreword by Mikhail Gorbachev.
My Little French Diary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French
In the chill of winter I dreamt of a sojourn on the fabulous Côte d'Azur...southern France. By May I was at the Cannes Film Festival with my press pass, settling in for an adventure, immersing myself in the language and culture, interviewing wine-making, paddle-boarding monks on an angelic island, and writing little stories and vignettes of people and places along this dazzling coastline.
Terminal Depression
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 21,430. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Order your copy of this internationally-selling memoir. This riveting and heart-wrenching book that was written inside a psychiatric institute. Mason B. Beacher's masterpiece will have you laughing, crying, and on the edge of your seat as you read of hellish experiences including scandalous sex, suicide attempts, and assault and battery.