Books tagged: memoirs

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The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona: More Than Luck
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Price: Free! Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book, The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona, relates experiences of Amos G. Gona during the eighty years that he has lived so far. It was researched, compiled, and written for him by Ophelia De Laine Gona.
Memoirs of Living With an Asshole Or How I Was Rear-ended by Ulcerative Colitis, J-Pouchitis, and the Medical Profession
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Tippy Casey writes of a long personal battle with IBD. It is described through journal memoirs, emails, and other various communications made throughout the fight.
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms.  While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself.  Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
Long Ago in American Samoa and Other Memories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
These stories are memories of remote and somewhat primitve American Samoa in 1932-34 and later adulthood memories of submarines, a bungled introduction to President Truman, his dog's midadventures, his father's feats, dancing, unusual uses of English, piano playing, cats as pets, Christmas letters, celestial navigation, and assorted other events in the life of a naval officer, editor, and retiree.
Summer Camp for the Anarchist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,220. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Being a whistle blower always has consequences. In this case, it was being convicted of a crime she didn't commit, and having her young son taken. Based on a true story, Summer Camp for the Anarchist follows a self proclaimed freedom fighter who finds herself in jail for the summer, and it chronicles her time there, including the good, the bad, and the very unexpected.
They Raped Me Once ~ Over & Over Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
THEY RAPED ME ONCE ~ OVER AND OVER AGAIN is the true story of a young woman who possessed courage, determination, success, power, and money—until she was raped. Struggling to survive, and to deal with the pregnancy caused by the rape, she hides the truth and marries her boyfriend who believes the baby is his. It seems to be the perfect solution, until her husband betrays her and kidnaps her son.
My Dawn
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Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some of us have that special person we are connected to long before we arrive in this world. Some of us have that special person we are connected to long after everyone else has forgotten them. This story is about such a person, my Dawn. The one I will always miss seeing standing on our porch and waiting for me to come back to Sarajevo, to come back home.
Poems My First Year
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ms E. D Hunt uses the art of poetry to describe the quandaries of life, seen from a personal perspective. A therapeutic outlet flows from pen to paper allowing a refreshing air of honesty, which will mesmerise all who wish to enter her world. Once silenced by the brutality of an institutionalised childhood but now set free.
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
North South North
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 240,330. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Hughes Henshaw Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A powerful, nonfiction, intense saga spanning three generations starting in a small Lithuanian village at the turn of the century. The book covers forced exile, the Holocaust, apartheid, the Texas real estate and banking crisis of the eighties, lawsuits, business mistakes,personal misfortune, love affairs gone awry and the various countries that provided safe harbor for the families. 762 pages