Memoires and personal reflections

Troubled

"Troubled" is a brief memoir of a young 30-ish American who grew up in the most unfavourable of circumstances but went on to earn a BS in psychology at Yale University and a PhD at the University of...

Dad Is Fat

The purpose of the book is to communicate his experience as a father of 5 young children. It is a tribute to his life surrounded by his family. The author is a humorist, actor and writer. That gives it a...

A special day

This book is a testimony full of trust in God and love. The main idea is that it is possible to be happy in the midst of the serious illness of one's children. The way is to discover the true meaning of...

Solito: A Memoir

The writer Javier Zamora was born in La Herradura, El Salvador, in 1990. His father fled El Salvador when he was one year old, and his mother when he was about to turn five. Both parents migrated because of...

My left foot

It is the autobiography of Christy Brown (1933-1981), an Irishman, who was born with severe cerebral paralysis that immobilized him and prevented him from having a normal life. He became a figure of...

Every Day Is a Gift: A Memoir

The biracial daughter of an American father and a Thai-Chinese mother, Duckworth faced discrimination, poverty, and the horrors of war—all before the age of 16. As a child, she dodged bullets as her family...

The Small Pleasures of Life

The author describes thirty-four brief sequences on common situations of daily life which go by unnoticed, but which give us those little pleasures of life accessible to almost everyone. The simple yet...