Books tagged: personal memoirs

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The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 1 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special
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Series: Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 1 · The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969-70, Book 1 · Illustrated Diaries, Book 13. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 1 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special Series Title: The Port Hope Simpson Diaries Vol 1 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard Learn what it's like to be dropped off in what feels like the middle of nowhere, when you are straight out of Grammar School in the UK.
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special
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Series: Voluntary Service Overseas, Book 2 · The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969-70, Book 2 · Illustrated Diaries, Book 14. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 1969 - 70 Vol. 2 Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada: Summit Special Series Title: The Port Hope Simpson Diaries Vol 2 by Llewelyn Pritchard Smashwords Edition Copyright 2010 Llewelyn Pritchard The original diaries of Ernie Pritchard. Learn what it was like in his own words to spend Christmas 1969 and beyond in the small isolated community on the Labrador coast...
King of the Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I’m sure you’ve heard this cliché: “Think of your life’s journey as a river.” Therapists and Self-help gurus use it all the time. Well, I have my own cliché: “Rivers are created by God’s tears.” I believe in both cliches. I grew up encircled by rivers – the Missouri and the Sun. I grew up fly-fishing. I grew up dreaming and grew older destroying. For drunks destroy both dreams and lives.
Shattered Dreams - The True Story of A Young Woman Too Young To Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,290. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Shattered Dreams is a true story of one young womans heartbreak when told that she had just months to live due to complications giving birth to her baby boy.
My Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The "Diary of a Rolling Stone": Craig is an extensive world traveller (on a "shoestring budget") and failed professional emigrater who has spent most of his lifes savings on airfares. He is still sliding down the razor blade of life on the beautiful undiscovered island that is New Zealand, somewhere near the bottom (rude!) of the world near Antarctica. There he talks to the 60 million sheep!
Joseph Carl Spratt and the Great White Fleet
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Price: Free! Words: 12,410. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by 52 Novels LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Apprentice Seaman Joseph Carl Spratt had sent his family extensive correspondence during his years in the navy 1908-1911. Part of Joe’s enlistment included sailing from San Francisco, California, where the U.S.N. Great White Fleet realigned before continuing on Teddy Roosevelt’s vision of political “goodwill” visits to major ports worldwide.
Lily and Me in Haut de Cagnes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The lives and loves of a 13-year-old girl and her mother in the French village of Haut de Cagnes.
Safeguard Our Flank
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Terence Kearey was born in North Harrow in 1935, one of three children of a hard-working lower middle class family. His new book 'Safeguard Our Flank' focuses on a key campaign of the First World War in which his father, Regimental Sergeant Major (later Major) Albert Kearey, played a key role.
I Couldn't Even Boil An Egg
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 91,280. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After moving from Iran to Jordan while their first child was still a tiny baby, the couple went on to set up home successively in Syria, Lebanon, Sudan, Tunisia, Libya, Qatar, Kuwait and Morocco, giving them a far greater insight into life in the Middle East than most Westerners could dream of. I Couldn’t Even Boil an Egg is Lis’s account of those happy, hectic years.
The Promise I Kept
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 18,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Promise I Kept is Adele’s story of her nightmare journey halfway round the world to find and adopt a baby, to negotiate her way through the barriers created by red tape and corrupt officialdom and finally to carry her tiny new daughter safely home to a life where she could be properly loved and cared for.