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1) After Long Silence : A Memoir
Fremont, Helen
  After Long Silence : A Memoir
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Delacorte Press, 2000. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. Trade paperback. Delta, 2000, first. In near fine condition. Helen was raised as a Roman Catholic. It wasn't until she was an adult practicing law in Boston that she discovered her parents were Jewish..

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2) Against Medical Advice
James Patterson, Hal Friedman
  Against Medical Advice
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 2008. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Hardcover. Near fine. Cory woke up one morning with his head shaking and he couldn't stop it. The symptoms kept getting worse. The medications weren't helping, in some cases they also were making it worse. It took the entire family to say "no" to the doctors and work on finding their own solution on which medicines were good and which were not. Signing him out of the hospital "against medical advic ... more information

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3) .And a Credit to His Race
Gerald Astor
  .And a Credit to His Race
Saturday Review Press, 1974. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Hardcover, ex-library. E P Dutton, first, 1974. In good condition, usual library markings. The hard life and times of Joseph Louis Barrow, a.k.a. Joe Louis..

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4) Autobiography of a Face
Grealy, Lucy
 
New York, NY, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1994. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Hardcover, ex-library. Houghton Mifflin, 1994. In near fine condition, usual library markings. She spent five years of her life being treated for cancer, then she spent the next fifteen years of her life being treated for nothing but looking different..

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5) The Boy at the Gate: A Memoir
Danny Ellis
  The Boy at the Gate: A Memoir
Arcade Publishing, 2013. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hardcover. He'd left the past behind and moved on. But one night his memories betray him and he returns to the past....

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6) Breaking Clean
Blunt, Judy
  Breaking Clean
Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A.: Alfred a Knopf Inc, 2002. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. Hardcover. Knopf, 2002, stated first edition. In near fine condition. She tells of her life on a ranch, from youth to adult..

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7) The Days of Mars: A Memoir, 1940-1946
Bryher
  The Days of Mars: A Memoir, 1940-1946
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1972. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hardcover. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1972, stated first edition. In very good condition with a good DJ, has edgewear. "In warime the only things that matter are a blanket, some food, and one's friends.".

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8) Epitaph to 'Nickle Eck': Childhood Mischief in Wartime Birmingham
Eric Yates
  Epitaph to 'Nickle Eck': Childhood Mischief in Wartime Birmingham
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014. Book. Good. Soft cover. Trade paperback. Upper left corner is bruised from shipping. Interior is clean and bright. During the second world war, there ordinary families living in poverty, playing children's games and there was black market profiteering..

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9) The Face of All the World is Changed
Ida E Whitten
  The Face of All the World is Changed
Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hardcover, ex-library. Scott Zoller, 1990. In very good condition, usual library markings, preface has some soiling on page edge. An autobiography study with the focus on stuttering. An 88 year old lady looks back at her life and the effect stuttering had on it..

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10) Falling Leaves : The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Yen Mah, Adeline
  Falling Leaves : The True Story of an Unwanted Chinese Daughter
Hoboken, NJ, U.S.A.: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, 1998. Book. Good. Hardcover. Hardcover, ex-library. John Wiley & Sons, 1998. In good condition, usual library markings. Adeline's mother died giving birth to her, so she was considered inferior and insignificant by her siblings and her new stepmother..

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11) Home at Last : How Two Young Women with Profound Intellectual and Multiple Disabilities Achieved Their Own Home
Fitton, Pat; O'Brien, Carol; Wilson, Jean
 
London, United Kingdom: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1995. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. Trade paperback, ex-library. Jessica Kingsley, 1995. In very good condition, usual library markings. How two young women with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities achieved their own home..

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$20.00
12) A House of Trees
Joan Colebrook
  A House of Trees
Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hardcover, ex-library. Farrar Straus Giroux, 1987. In very good condition, usual library markings. Memoirs of an Australian girlhood..

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13) Long Time, No See
Finke, Beth
 
Champaign, IL, U.S.A.: University of Illinois Press, 2003. Book. Good. Hardcover. Hardcover, review copy. University of Illinois Press, 2003, first. In very good+ condition, review information glued to front fly leaf, bottom of the book stamped "Complimentary Copy, Not For Resale." Juevenile diabetes, blindness, and her tragedies and triumps..

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14) The Lost Boy : A Foster Child's Search for the Love of a Family
Pelzer, Dave
 
Deerfield Beach, FL, U.S.A.: Health Communications, Incorporated, 1997. Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. Trade paperback. Health Communications, 1997. In near fine condition. The sequel to "A Child Called It." A foster child's search for the LOVE of a family..

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$6.00
15) Merry Widow
Grace Nies Fletcher
 
Book. Good. Hardcover. Hardcover. Wm Morrow, 1970. In good condition, DJ wear. Widowed at 60, Mrs. Fletcher refused to sit on the shelf. This is her light-hearted account of the global adventures that ensued..

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16) The Miracle of Castel Di Sangro
McGinniss, Joe; Little Brown
  The Miracle of Castel Di Sangro
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Little Brown & Co, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hardcover. Little Brown & Co, 1999, first ediition. In very good condition, remainder mark. A village soccer team in a region in Italy where "there is little of interest to see and even less to do.".

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17) One Small Sparrow
Jeff Leeland
  One Small Sparrow
Sisters, Oregon, U.S.A.: Multnomah Pub, 1995. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. Hardcover. Multnomah Books, first printing, 1995. In very good condition, DJ has a crease on inside rear flap. A father's story of his young son's illness, lack of insurance coverage for the surgery needed, and how the community and family responded..

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18) Second Sight
Hine, Robert V
  Second Sight
Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Univ of California Pr, 1993. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Hardcover, ex-library. University of California Press, 1993. In very good condition, usual library markings, some color removed from DJ with tag. Imagine being blind for years and then regaining your sight!.

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19) The Secrets of the Notebook: A Woman's Quest to Uncover Her Royal Family Secret
Haas, Eve
  The Secrets of the Notebook: A Woman's Quest to Uncover Her Royal Family Secret
U.S.A.: Arcade Publishing, 2013. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Even after the war looking for secrets isn't safe....

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$18.00
20) The Stranger Who Was Me
L Roland
  The Stranger Who Was Me
Book. Near Fine. Soft cover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. Trade paperback. Morris Publishing, 2006. In near fine condition. Signed by author: Learn from the past. Savor today. Look to the future. L. Roland Imagine playing in the California foothills, coming home and finding your family had moved away while you were gone - and you're 11 years old. A true story..

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