Books tagged: memoir

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A Lucky Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From an inauspicious start, John Tassell's life took a dramatic turn, leading to business and personal success in his extraordinary and Lucky Life.
Snapshots of Fictionalized Facts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00)
This is a memoir. I am frequently asked why this title? I liked the idea of snapshots because this book is not told from start to finish. The memories are in no particular order, and I do move back and forth in time. Every event is true to the best of my knowledge, but they may be fictionalized due to my age at the time or due to the time that has elapsed.
Undercover Girl: Growing up transgender
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
In 1966, on the edge of a puberty she doesn't want, a transgender girl hears a news story, and knows there are other people like her. Will she ever become her true self? A story of love, hope, friendship, growing up, and acceptance, with some comedy and terror thrown in.
My Father's Hair
Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
(4.33)
A son reminisces about his father.
Becoming Patrick: A Memoir
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,740. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Becoming Patrick is the story of one adopted man’s universal quest for identity by uncovering the truth of his past. After an anguished search, the call to his original mother releases a torrent of conflicting emotions. He absorbs her shocking revelations, comes out as gay once again, and during a sometimes turbulent unfolding, forges a profound bond which shapes a future rooted in truth.
Memoirs:The Soulful Recollection Friendship and Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
(4.75)
This poetry collection holds a rich treasure of poems on fantasy, surrealism, nature's beauty, softer emotions of love, joy, friendship and support. To name a few poems from this collection which take the readers into a vibrant world of fantasy and surrealism - The Myth of Urvi, Merry Christmas, Little Boy, Legendary Heroes, Colours, Autumn Reflections, Star of Rainbow Haven and Metaphors of Life.
God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Award-winning Author Shelley Gilbert's seventh book God Is Real, My Spiritual Journey to God and Eternity is her inspirational memoir. A Jewish atheist, she experienced a crying and shaking epiphany, found God and converted to Christianity. "In a half hour, I went from believing nothing to believing everything." Her honest and deeply personal narration is intriguing and moving.
Beware of the Chinese Mama: Novel Excerpts About the Chinese Mama-fioso
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
"Why don't you write about your mother, like Amy Tan?" said a friend. I resisted, but my mother crept into my writing. Is she a tiger mother? Not strict enough. Dragon lady? Too disorganized. Girl yelling "Me love you long time?" Uh, try another era. My mother defies stereotype. For my friend, and for anyone else who likes, or fears, or is a Chinese Mama, read and weep over the Chinese mama-fioso.
Dance With Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
The book DANCE WITH ME began as a story for Diane Garonzik’s niece and nephew to get to know their Grandma Pearl and Grandpa Herby. Along the way Diane realized that this love story, including her father’s 12 years of dementia and her mother’s battle with diabetes, had humorous “gems” that could be enjoyed by a wider audience.
Astoria Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You cannot eat, you have no money. You cannot pray, you don't believe anything anymore. You cannot love, you're too busy surviving. What do REAL people do when their world falls apart? They move to Astoria.