Tag: memoir

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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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

| July 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

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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Power Editing For Memoir Writers

Power Editing For Memoir Writers

| July 6, 2019

Finished writing your memoir? Get ready for EDITING, where your major work begins. This short guide covers everything you need to know to edit your book like a pro, and take your story and your writing from good to POWERFUL! Professional editing for any book is not cheap. But by editing as well as possible […]

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A Hero’s Heart

A Hero’s Heart

| June 28, 2019

“A Hero’s Heart is compelling, but difficult reading, narrating a life of abandonment, physical and sexual abuse, serious illness and loss. But it also offers a course in survival, even from the severest of tragedies.” –IndieReader A Hero’s Heart is a true story of victory, captivatingly told for the first time, from the survivor herself. […]

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A Tortuous Path: Atonement and Reinvention in a Broken System

A Tortuous Path: Atonement and Reinvention in a Broken System

| May 24, 2019

Awarded the Readers’ Favorite® 5-Star Seal (2019). In this thought-provoking sequel to his first memoir, Trauma, Shame, and the Power of Love: The Fall and Rise of a Physician who Heals Himself, former elite cancer doctor and researcher, Christopher Pelloski, chronicles his compelling journey from federal incarceration to halfway house detention to the first few […]

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The Lehman Diaries

The Lehman Diaries

| March 25, 2019

A decade after the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy, there is still one story left to be told. This is that story.

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

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

| March 23, 2019

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 communicate […]

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My Family’s Survival

My Family’s Survival

| March 20, 2019

For the Shwartz family, survival was the only option. Their will to live, and a bit a luck, kept the family safe during the Holocaust, bringing them across Eastern Europe all the way to Israel. In 1937, the Shwartz family lived a calm life in their small village in Poland. Fifteen-year-old Rachel liked to sing […]

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The Florida Papers: A Paraplegic in Paradise

The Florida Papers: A Paraplegic in Paradise

| March 12, 2019

A WICKEDLY FUNNY MEMOIR  Face adversity and live a more meaningful life. Find the silver lining in any situation. The Florida Papers delivers a memorable experience in this courageous true story about overcoming life’s greatest challenges. Ride shotgun, laugh out loud, and learn what it takes to be the best you, no matter the odds. […]

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Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir

Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir

| March 7, 2019

Amy Sue Jackson’s important account, Why Wilt a Wallflower? A Survivor Memoir, is a stirring memoir of one woman’s will to carry on and stand up for herself as a survivor of sexual abuse. Amy reached out for help from her youth pastor, quickly being labeled a sinner.  A few years later, Amy found the […]

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