Tag: memoir

Hungry for Life: A Memoir Unlocking the Truth Inside an Anorexic Mind

Hungry for Life: A Memoir Unlocking the Truth Inside an Anorexic Mind

| January 3, 2020

  In this painfully moving memoir, take a firsthand look at anorexia through the eyes of a young girl. Even in kindergarten, Rachel Richards knows something isn’t right. By leading us through her distorted thoughts, she shines a light on the experience and mystery of mental illness. As she grows up, unable to comprehend or […]

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Summer of ’77: Beaches, bars and boogie nights in Ibiza

Summer of ’77: Beaches, bars and boogie nights in Ibiza

| December 12, 2019

A holiday can change everything… …it did for Fred. He went on a two-week break with three friends to the Spanish island of Ibiza in July 1976. It was so enjoyable they all vowed to come back for the following season. In April 1977, Fred returned to Ibiza, alone, in pursuit of his dream. Behind […]

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Forensic Foraging: Photography to Unlock the Unsee

Forensic Foraging: Photography to Unlock the Unsee

| September 24, 2019

Forensic Foraging is a shooting approach that can add some much-needed, creative options to modern digital photography. This volume suggests basic, minimalist techniques that help to unlock the unseen in our everyday, visual world. The throwback principles showcased here serve as signposts for the digital shooter who is trying to step back a bit from […]

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Angels, Elephants and Ants

Angels, Elephants and Ants

| September 23, 2019

Jack Florentin is a successful entrepreneur, and the son of Holocaust survivors. As co-founder and CEO of Sarah Lawrence S.A., he has introduced major fashion brands in Europe, while expanding his business exponentially. His story provides a rare glimpse into one man’s struggle to survive in a tumultuous business environment; at the same time avoiding […]

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I Only Wanted to Live: The Struggle of a Boy to Survive the Holocaust

I Only Wanted to Live: The Struggle of a Boy to Survive the Holocaust

| August 27, 2019

A broad picture of the Holocaust from the point of view of a child This book is a memoir of a child who is swept into the whirlwind of the Holocaust. The epic history is narrowed down to the struggle of a single boy nicknamed Leosz to survive the war. From age 7 to age […]

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You Can’t Buy Love Like That: Growing Up Gay in the Sixties

You Can’t Buy Love Like That: Growing Up Gay in the Sixties

| July 14, 2019

A young lesbian girl grows beyond fear to fearlessness as she comes of age in the ’60s amid religious, social, and legal barriers. Carol Anderson grows up in a fundamentalist Christian home in the ’60s, a time when being gay was in opposition to all social and religious mores and against the law in most […]

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