Books tagged: memoir

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Shattered China Dream
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 245,870. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
For 100 years, three generations of the author’s Anglo-Chinese family lived in China. They were unfairly treated due to their mixed blood, particularly in the era of Mao. After more than 20 years of studying, researching and verifying Chinese Modern History as well as family history, the author tells a remarkable true story of three generations living in China and tracing their British ancestry.
Yiddish Lost and Found: Eavesdropping on the Ancestors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Social Science » Jewish studies
Yiddish learner and novelist Ellen Galford (author of The Dyke and the Dybbuk, The Fires of Bride and other feminist cult classics) takes a short, sharp look at the fragmentary, battered but tenacious Yiddish that survived three generations of her family’s journey from the Russian Pale of Settlement to the fleshpots of the Bronx and the wilds of New Jersey.
Mismatched Tales (The Mixed Genre Box Set)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 196,810. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the box set of early titles written by author Markie Madden. This collection includes best-selling book Keeping a Backyard Horse, along with My Butterfly Cancer, Once Upon a Western Way, and Fang and Claw (Undead Unit Series 1).
Weight Loss Journey, Part Two: Reaching Goal, One Pound and Story at a Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
After changing her attitude toward food and health, Jory Ames set out to lose those last dreaded pounds. This is the final of two books of her weight loss journey, a daily journal that includes what she ate and how much she exercised, as well as tips on getting through the plateaus. Personal, funny, sad, and enlightening, this book is intended to inspire those who struggle with the last pounds.
The Other Side of Me: Memoirs of a Vietnam Marine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“The Other Side of Me” is a true story about a Marine who served three tours of duty in Vietnam during the years of 1966-1970, D.L. ‘Tex’ Swafford. Tex, as his comrades called him, was not the same man he once was upon returning home from Nam. No, that man died over there with thousands of other soldiers. He was a casualty of war, sent home with a broken mind and invisible wounds.
Hybrid: The transformation of a cross cultural people pleaser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A self-deprecating and poignant memoir about an Armenian-Danish girl who grew up searching for her identity. Initially motivated by fear she progresses to people pleasing that creeps into control, until her life unravels. When she finally embraces her hybrid history, lives out the faith she never let go of, and engages in relationships with truth, she begins to understand why she is who she is.
Dying to Live
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dying to Live--Subtitle (The Life & Times of Jimmy Nelson) An autobiography beginning with a wakeup from a banging door, then the navy, 1962, heart surgery of father, back to the navy, an only skydive, the navy, the death of his girlfriend, navy, travels in Arizona and Washington, navy, a 6-month test of willpower, navy, meeting the love of his life in Sydney, Australia, navy and navy...
Freeze Frame: How to Write Flash Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Many of us are looking to write memories—either in the form of literary memoir or simply to record family history. This how-to book looks at memoir in small, bite-size pieces, helping the writer to isolate or freeze-frame a moment and then distill it onto paper.
Taking the Pulse of Compassion: A Doctor Diagnoses Her Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,810. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A beautiful memoir about the importance of compassionate human values as an integral part of good medical care.
Sir Aloyius T. Periwinkle's Mortalia Adventurarium
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Prohibition. Depression. War. From the turn of the century to the beginnings of the Second World War, journey with Sir Aloyius T. Periwinkle and his friends as they attempt to avert humanity’s demise to a growing endemic of cannibal undead!