Books tagged: memoir

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The Day That Changed My Life - For the Rest of My Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013 by Micah 6:8 Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Compelling story of how an active single mother and career woman ended up medically retired at age 38.
Did I Say That Out Loud?: Conversations About Life
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
We've all had it - the "uh-oh" of wishing we could take back the comment that somehow escaped the filter between our brains and our mouths. Did I Say That Out Loud? is the tell-all account of the author's misadventures in the daily experience that is life.
Autobiography of an Unknown Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,930. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of one man's life from his birth in war torn England in 1941, emigration to Namibia in 1951, school and University in Namibia and South Africa, creation of a major construction company during the Border War in Namibia, the company's collapse under apartheid and its effect on his family, making a new start as a contracts manager in the Far and Middle East and his retirement to Thailand.
Foxleaf Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Cane Hollow Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Some of your favorite authors –you just don’t know it yet! This eclectic collection of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction features writers from the Upper Cumberland region of Tennessee. Mystery, fantasy, science fiction, inspirational –there’s something for everybody (and probably several somethings.)
Crash Position
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Price: Free! Words: 46,330. Language: Australian English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Liz’s dream job as a flight attendant soon becomes a nightmare–uncovering an industry-wide scandal, while battling to save her own sanity. Crash Position takes you around the world on a behind the scenes visit, revealing the secrets the airlines don’t want you to know.
'Alex Hamilton's phone call changed my life'
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Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
This is a story of human spirit,human bonds, love kindness and generosity...They say you are among the blessed people of God,when in your heart surges a sea of kindness and love,you desire to love & help every person around you....how does this sea come to be?...Khalil Gibran said 'generosity is giving you what i need more than you do',but why does man practice generosity at all in the first place
Extreme Remedies and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Extreme Remedies and Other Stories collects short stories from Helen Hudson's long writing career along with autobiographical pieces that reveal how the concerns in her fiction intertwine with the concerns of her life. The characters in these stories grasp blindly in pursuit of empathy, a quality that is as vital to the giver as the receiver.
Sell the Pig
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Series: Sell the Pig, Book 1. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What happens when dementia, depressed dipsomania and downright dottiness decide to uproot from the UK and move to France together? Eccentric Tottie, her manic depressive alcoholic brother, their mother, whose dementia has given her an obsession with bums, and an equally elderly border collie, decide France's Auvergne is to be their new home.
Voyages Through Life: The Story of John Dunlop Allison
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Price: Free! Words: 50,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true adventure story of life at sea in the 19th century, of wars and wives, of gold fever and greed, of death and disease, of storms and shipwrecks all over the world. John Dunlop Allison appears to have written his memoirs in 1909, as he approached ‘the allotted life of man, three score and ten’, which were discovered and transcribed over 100 years later by his great-grandson.
Faces of War: Iraq, the Road to Heaven or Hell
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,310. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One young American soldier, a Mortuary Affairs specialist, went to Iraq to bring home fallen soldiers and almost ended up a fallen warrior himself. This is the true story of Michael Foster, his team, and their time spent on the battlefield and in the mortuary retrieving and processing the corpses of allies and hostiles, strangers and friends -- and it is the story of those who can no longer speak.