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Lost Among the Baining: Adventure, Marriage, and Other Fieldwork
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,780. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this wry travel memoir, a fiasco of an anthropological field trip leaves the writer and her husband haunted by the Baining of New Guinea, a people who upend Western theories as well as the couple's young lives. Years later, they return to the jungle to make peace with this very different culture and their youthful past.
A Good Man And A Brave Man
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Cecil Packer was a farm labourer, a factory worker, a shepherd and a devoted family man from Wiltshire who like so many others was sent to France to fight for his country in the First World War, and never returned. Alan Gaunt, set about researching Cecil's humble life and finally established the tragic circumstances of his death at the age of 31.
Primal Matters
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
Daily seamlessly existing among'st ourselves, interfacing with, so called normal society, unseen, unknown and unrecognized lives, societal paralleling structured lives, seamlessly living and interacting without complaint among'st ourselves.
Falling Into Faith: Discovering God's Love In All Places
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
God's light can be seen in every corner of the world, even after dark times. Follow a young woman's journey discovering the light that God can bring into life.
Is This Me?
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 57,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
Anita opens the door and flees, screaming as she runs toward the river, a man chasing in hot pursuit. This opening scene is a surprise considering Anita is the quintessential ‘good girl’ who was raised as a fundamentalist Christian. You’ll glimpse inside a tortured soul as she spontaneously approaches strangers to understand herself. ‘Is This Me?’ is the prelude to an astonishing and larger story.
Tales From The Forumside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs of a childhood in The Forumside, Edgware, North West London.
Awake I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
"Powerful. Compelling. Great prose, Great story-telling abilities, Dramatic. Complex and acutely intelligent are the words best used to convey the breadth and majesty of this undoubted classic!" -Carey Holbourn-Armfield, editor of Atlantic Times Monthly.
The Rorkes Drift North
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This entertaining memoir is set in Gatooma (Kadoma) during the time the country Zimbabwe was still known as Rhodesia. It is largely an account of a family history that touches on the lives of so many others and their memories.
Alone on the Camino
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
At age 66, the author walks the 500-mile Camino de Santiago pilgrimage, facing real and imagined death from high winds on the Pyrenees heading toward Santiago de Compostela, hoping for an introspective 31- day silent retreat. Walking alone, she encounters a rollercoaster of emotions from physical pain and loneliness, fear, sorrow and humility, to friendship, good will and the universal self.
Countryman
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Jim Emerton is a lifelong lover of the wilderness and the creatures of the countryside. In this book he recalls the joys of an innocent childhood in the Lincolnshire Wolds spent watching and sometimes hunting for the wild birds and animals that fascinated him. He also reflects on the more philosophical perspective on nature and the wild.