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Destiny Will Out: The Experiences of a Multicultural Malayan in White Australia
Price: Free! Words: 154,990. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018 by William R. Potter. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Destiny Will Out (1997), a memoir, introduces White Australia, as observed (from the late 1940s) by a young coloured student from British Malaya. Observing all, and analysing each facet of observed Australian life neutrally, he offers (in a clear narrative form) an interesting scenario of a somewhat anxious white enclave set in coloured seas, with worrying foreign cultures nearby.
Tales of a Three-legged Newt: Essays and Anecdotes for Amateur Astronomers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
A collection of essays for amateur astronomers, inspired by an eight-inch disc of polished glass perched atop a tripod of steel.
Sleeping Moose Saga Part Two -The Winter of '79 - Journals of a Wilderness Wife
Series: Sleeping Moose Saga. Pre-release—available June 1, 2018. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,880. Language: American English. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
Part two of sleeping moose saga finds Kate and her infant sitting on their remote mountain for one hundred freezing, blowing days, while Tim commutes to and from work on his antique snow-machine. With luck, he'll make it home each night. But the Alaskan winter has been unrelenting, and he is not well. How will they survive?
Eat First, Cry Later - The Life Lessons of a First-Generation College Graduate, Penn State Alumna and Female CEO
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,450. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
After my brother’s death, our home collapsed into a grotto of sorrow. I became the person I am as we began the terrible thing that was continuing life without someone we had counted on to hold so many things together.
The Illegals
You set the price! Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography
This book addresses an issue whose actuality is recognized by almost the entire spectrum of American society, yet no administration has been able or eager to resolve for decades –illegal immigration.
Every Day is a Gift: A Couple's Cancer Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
“Many of us are facing problems that may seem overwhelming and even unfair. I learned a long time ago that life is not fair; life is what it is at any given moment. There is happiness, sadness, and every emotion between them. However, I also learned that we can wallow in our sadness or we can ‘choose our attitude,’ hold onto our dreams, and maintain our optimism no matter what!” —John McEwan
A Land Ruled by Silence
Price: Free! Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Developing & Emerging Countries
We arrived in the country of Malawi just in time to witness its transition from a thirty-year-old oppressive dictatorship to multiparty democracy. My husband had accepted a position with the US Agency for International Development and I became the trailing spouse. Here, in the quietest of countries in the world, I too would transition to a new and very foreign life style.
Hear Today, Gone Tomorrow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happens when a successful husband, father, business exec working for George Lucas flogging Star Wars merchandise suffers a precipitous hearing loss so severe it renders him deaf? In short order, he loses his job, his house, his family, and his mind. A True Story of Love, Hearing Loss, Heartbreak and Redemption
Memoir and Non-Fiction Narrative: Growing Thick Skin Femspec Issue 8
Series: Femspec Articles. Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018 by Femspec Journal. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Feminism & Feminist Theory
A story about a woman's personal journey, this article touches on memoir, non-fiction narrative, and the growth process inherent in overcoming subjugation.
Remembering Shanghai: A Memoir of Socialites, Scholars and Scoundrels
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
True stories of glamour, drama and tragedy told through five generations of a Shanghai family, from the last days of imperial rule to the Cultural Revolution.