Books tagged: memoir

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 917 results (Try using more keywords)

The Worst Country in the World
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
In 1801 a Dorsetshire widow ups sticks and travels across the world with her five children to settle in a penal colony called New South Wales, then commonly regarded as the worst country in the world. Two hundred odd years later her descendant sets off to Australia to discover the story behind this extraordinary voyage.
Contrappasso Magazine, Issue 1: International Writing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,990. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
CONTRAPPASSO is an independent biannual magazine of international writing published in Sydney, Australia. Issue 1 features James Crumley, Lester Goran, Floyd Salas, James Scott Linville, Noel King, Vanessa Berry, Mimi Lipson, Peter Doyle, and poetry by Elias Greig, Pip Muratore, Lindsay Tuggle, Tessa Lunney, Chris Oakey, Fiona Yardley, and Paolo Totaro.
The Coparazzi
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
In 1989 Patrolmen Vincent Casale was transferred to his dream assignment, The NYPD Movie Unit. The Unit was implemented to protect and assist the motion picture industry while they filmed on the streets of New York. Casale found himself smack in the middle. Lights! Camera! Action! Movie Stars! But were the stars in his eyes too bright?
Gift of the Dreamtime - Awakening to the Divinity of Trauma
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With a foreward by shaman Christina Pratt, in the second edition of this fantastical memoir, Harrell chronicles a modern shamanic journey from pain, to healing and accepting a calling to work as a soul healer of others. Groundbreaking at the time of its first publication in 2004, still no other modern shamanic work shares an experience of soul healing told from within the shamanic narrative.
Upwards Asphyxiation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As an adopted kid, I never fit in growing up. Being gay didn't make things much easier. Eventually I turned to drugs to numb my fears and hurt, which only made matters worse. Being stuck in addiction feels like hopelessy drowning; you can't catch your breath, and when there you have moments of clarity, all you want is to escape. This is my story on how I escaped.
An Ugly Secret
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The candid story of D.A. Ayer's struggle with Body Dysmorphic Disorder, also known as BDD.
A Father's Angels
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Parenting
John Waldron had not intended to hire an undocumented worker, or several for that matter, but he needed help with caring for his two young sons. In A Father's Angels, his affecting and redeeming tribute to four Hispanic women and their families, these illegal angels helped redirect the lives of a new father and his children and provided invaluable life lessons on the true meaning of family.
How Do I Write My Life Story?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Have you wanted to write your life story for a long time but just don't know where to start? Have your children or grandchildren been asking you to get some memories down on paper but you don't feel confident enough to do it? Or have you started on your story but have run out of steam and don't know how to get back on track? Don't stress, How Do I Write My Life Story? is just for you!
Marley's Diary: A Spiritual Look at Life From a Dog's Perspective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Marley's Diary is about a German Shepherd Dog that tells tales about events that happened in her life as well as many of her friends. She begins asking spiritual questions about life and death as her health begins to fail. Upon her death she wakes up at the Rainbow Bridge where she spiritually connects with her former owner and teaches the reader about unconditional divine love.
Gabby's Gold: Anecdotes of Classic Country Music Artists, Writers and Musicians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Country
For over forty years Gabby has been in the radio business playing classic country music – that era of country music from the birth of the Nashville Sound in the late nineteen fifties, to the eighties. This book is an exhilarating collection of stories and anecdotes of many of Gabby’s personal experiences while working with the biggest-named Nashville stars and other people in the business.