Books tagged: memoir

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Sea Travels
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,790. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
J. Holger Christensen loved the sea, plain and simple. He learned about life at sea at an early age from the best of teachers—his father. From the early days of crewing on his father’s workboats, rising from sailor to master of old cargo ships and finally World War II Liberty Ships, Holger sailed the world, including the infamous waters of the Bering Sea and the Orient.
Bib Overalls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Ken Cannon remembers a childhood summer in 1936, in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California.
Innereal Adventures One - The Adventure of Byron and Jacobis
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Innereal Adventures are an inviting blend of memoir and adventure story. In them, the magic of oral storytelling is captured in written form.
Fat, Black, and Broke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Cindy knew that the statistics for an obese person successfully losing weight were grim, she also knew that it would take a long time to get to a healthy weight, and she knew that she would have to deal with success and failure. However, Cindy didn't know that one of those very real obstacles would be getting good healthcare to aid her in losing 150lbs.
What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
There are various reasons why Little League Baseball has disappeared in many parts of the Chicagoland area as well as the entire nation. What Happened to Little League Baseball in the Inner City? touches on a variety of provocative issues such as the decline of Black baseball players at all levels of competition or the privatization of Little League Baseball for example.
Naked Jane Bares All
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,830. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The 31-year-old newlywed is diagnosed with cancer and “cured” for 10 years until it recurs. Through slice-of-life vignettes, Jane reveals how to embrace life when you’re down for the count.
Doing Time In Hell
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Class Act Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Doing Time in Hell is the memoir of J. Bodie, a prison guard at the Nebraska State Penitentiary from 1979-1991. Within these pages are recorded incidents that occurred during his employment, as well as various characters, some infamous, some not, whom he met while he also “did his time.”
Effective Promotion
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Series: The Literary Midwife Presents, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,220. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
Success in today’s brave new publishing world requires effective promotion – you have to make your book visible to readers. Award winning, career author, Mary Rosenblum, the Literary Midwife, uses her two decades of market experience and work with new authors to help you connect effectively with the readers who will love your book – without sacrificing your writing time!
Follow The Joy: A memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
At 27, I bought a one-way ticket to India. I had no idea what I'd do when I landed, but in the past my most rewarding experiences came when I let intuition be my guide. So I traveled without an itinerary and found myself meditating, teaching English to Tibetan monks, and facing death. Throughout, I followed an inner sense of joy, which led me to the happiness I sought, but didn't know how to find.
The Rubber Knife Gang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Rubber Knife Gang is a funny, caustic, heart-wrenching series of essays written by a mother raising three boys in the wake of their father’s stunning decline. Amidst the maelstrom of his abuse, alcoholism, mental illness and abandonment, she writes of their plight with humor and pathos, as she charts their struggles and triumphs as they attempt to enter manhood without a map or compass.