Memoir
Author: Kirk Spencer
Format: Paperback
Pages: 124
Paperback Price: $14.99
A Gift...Only Borrowed is the compelling narrative of a young father going through the challenges surrounding his family during the death of one of his children
Author: Shankar S. Hegde
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 180
Ebook Price: $2.99
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Shankar managed the family affairs, including a small farm, while completing college degree. He came to America for his Ph.D. program with two quarters in his pocket. American Ajja tells the story of his thoughtful, sometimes rough and sometimes tender blending of two cultures into one well-lived life.
Author: Neal P. Gillen
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 276
Ebook Price: $2.99
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CHICAGO 1968 – Personal Reflections & Other Stories is a collection of short stories, both fact and fiction. Its lead story details the behind the scene action from the perspective of a Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey operative of what really happened in Chicago during the tumultuous 1968 Democratic National Convention that nominated Humphrey.
Author: Frances Hunter
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 220
Ebook Price: $7.99
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This memoir is a compelling evocation of another time and way of life as experienced through the eyes and voice of a growing girl. After early years in New York City, she travels to various parts of the far-flung British Empire and copes with her disruptive life and bewildering parents.
Author: Mike Monahan
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 176
Ebook Price: $4.99
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This book is about leadership and decision-making. In From The Jungle To The Boardroom, author Mike Monahan, focuses on the lessons he learned in the jungles of Vietnam and in leading as CEO of Life Success Seminars, a Cincinnati based nonprofit organization that provided personal and business leadership development.
Author: George W. Schuler
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 400
Ebook Price: $4.99
Paperback Price: $19.95
This is a story about a boy who developed into a man while serving in the Army, honing those skills in the rice paddies of Vietnam and later practicing leadership skills as a teacher, principal and superintendent in the Philadelphia School District.
Title: Here's To It!
Author: Gerald A. Jewett, Jr.
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 392
Ebook Price: $9.99
Paperback Price: $20.00
Hop on board for the delightful life journey of this 92-year-young author. From trikes and bikes to cars and trains (and yes, there were airplanes!), the road is also full of breathtaking overlooks into the ancestral lives of those who have helped drive him. A most unusual 'bio-mentary.'
Author: Steven Key Meyers
Format: Paperback
Pages: 108
Paperback Price: $15.95
In lively fashion, author Steven Key Meyers recaptures being a teen-aged underbutler at Caramoor, the estate famous for its music festival and house museum. He tells of getting to know the mansion's staff-below-stairs and above-and high-society history at a time when its way of life was already of a bygone era.
Author: Jake Winston
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 380
Ebook Price: $9.99
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A rebellious teenager, Jake, escapes his tormentor by entering a Catholic seminary. His hilarious coming of age antics gives way to a profound awakening where he considers giving up his dream job for the priesthood. When a girl enters his life, he pleads with God for guidance, and…
Author: F. L. Yeldar
Formats: Ebook | Paperback | Hardcover
Pages: 140
Ebook Price: $9.95
Paperback Price: $18.95
Hardcover Price: $23.95
In 1990 Kattherine Fraser remembers words her father uttered a couple of years before he died unexpectedly in 1957, when she was nine. As meaningful coincidences occur, her follow up actions enable her to escape from her violent husband. And her journey of self-discovery has begun.
Author: Lynn Wyatt
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Pages: 144
Ebook Price: $5.99
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A young commercial pilot from California, who thinks he knows it all, moves to Alaska and becomes a bush pilot. He learns the hard way how to fly in the unforgiving weather and terrain. Actual stories from the pilot's log book are an exciting and informative read.
Author: Cecilia Yates
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 152
Ebook Price: $2.99
Paperback Price: $14.95
When children are snatched especially from their mothers, a void exists which has a negative impact that lasts forever. This is the story of a young girl and her brothers who have to face isolation and lack of self worth in an orphanage. Through others' goodness, they learn to cope, survive and believe that they are worth saving.
Author: Lee Shannon
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Pages: 162
Ebook Price: $4.99
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Born Lowen Lee Slagle to Lee Roy and Beulah (Catlett) Slagle on a farm in southeast Nebraska, Lee Shannon (radio name) spent 38 years as a disc jockey for Country Music Radio stations across the country. Lee had a talent that brought him nationwide recognition and honors throughout his career.
Author: Alan Hundley
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 294
Ebook Price: $9.99
Paperback Price: $17.99
At its core this memoir is a look at being willing to divest ourselves of judgement, prejudice, and pettiness to uncover a heart that longs to be seen. These vignettes, essays and poems are a testimonial to the power inherent in relinquishing a modicum of control of what most of us so steadfastly want to hold onto---our self-image.
Author: Rob Lawrence Russo
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 334
Ebook Price: $8.99
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Despite having a mother who once told him she would kill a son who was gay-as well as enduring exposure to a lifetime of anti-gay rhetoric from religious leaders, politicians and even from some mental health professionals-a gay man recounts how he not only survived, but flourished.
Author: CJ Golden
Format: Ebook
Pages: 150
Ebook Price: $9.99
A mix of somber reflections and light moments that highlight a difficult passage in the lives of a couple who love each other unequivocally, One Pedal at a Time speaks to caregivers who need a place to turn for information, inspiration and hope, and who enjoy a good love story.
Author: James D. Gutierrez
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 278
Ebook Price: $2.99
Paperback Price: $16.95
This is a fictionalized autobiographical odyssey that's basically a memoir.
Author: James D. Gutierrez
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 410
Ebook Price: $3.99
Paperback Price: $19.95
This is a fictionalized autobiographical odyssey that’s basically a memoir.
Author: James D. Gutierrez
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 314
Ebook Price: $2.99
Paperback Price: $17.95
This trilogy is a fictionalized autobiographical odyssey that's basically a memoir. It was written by a college graduate and Army veteran who dropped out in 1970 to become a protester hermit, who then gradually evolved into a pursuer hermit. Simplicity is his maxim; peace and quiet, his solace.
Author: The West County Writers' Circle
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 280
Ebook Price: $9.99
Paperback Price: $20.00
Nine women writers from the fields of education, journalism, law, science, community organizing and art share their experiences creating families and careers in Twentieth Century America. They faced institutionalized misogynistic attitudes, but persevered in spite of uneven playing fields to create new opportunities for themselves and others.
Author: CJ GOLDEN
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Pages: 94
Ebook Price: $9.99
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The Tao of the Defiant Woman is a unique and invigorating approach to the challenges modern women face that combines Taoism, the ancient Chinese philosophy of acceptance, with a healthy dose of defiance.
Author: Dick Dorworth
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 200
Ebook Price: $5.99
Paperback Price: $14.95
This is a memoir of the author's first 23 years, written when he was in his 70's, which was 30 years after his father explained, for the first time, some of the family's dysfunctional dynamics, alcoholism, and alienation. At 23, he saw his path through mountains and skiing. At 46, he understood it...
Author: JOHN T. L. LU
Formats: Ebook | Paperback
Pages: 532
Ebook Price: $7.99
Paperback Price: $22.95
Under the spot light of the June '89 Tiananmen Square unrest, my sixteen American tour members and I fled, away from the emotionally charged protesters. I decided to extract my frightened tourists, under restrictive travel circumstances, out of China, by any means possible. I was the group's 25-year-old fearless tour leader, and this is my story.
Author: Iser Flaum
Format: Paperback
Pages: 148
Paperback Price: $13.95
This is a true-life memoir of defiant endurance overcoming great cruelty and brutality over years of Nazi slave captivity. A vision of angelic protection by a beloved late grandma brings support and shelter through numerous near-death events. Multiple Holocaust ghettos and camps are experienced until final liberation.
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