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Transformandose en Arjona by Héctor Arriola
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: Spanish. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Inspirational
Un relato de ficción basado en los primeros años de la vida del cantante centroamericano Ricardo Arjona.
Turmoil by Juneau Rigging
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,830. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Chester Turmoil was born wealthy, trained as an electrical engineer and obsessed with achievement. His entrepreneurial instincts are shaped by public service ambitions. His single-minded push to re-shape the world to be what he thinks it should be finally crashes headlong into the reality of the world as it is, changing the world for him and all the people important in his life.
The David Chronicles by Uvi Poznansky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. In his mind, history is written to praise the victorious--but at the last stretch of his illustrious life he feels an irresistible urge to tell the truth. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
Stepping Stones - the Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya by Owen Jones
Series: Behind The Smile · Thailand Books. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Stepping Stones picks up the story of Lek, her family and friends in the village of Baan Suay four years on from where The Lady in The Tree finished. Lek and Ayr are still looking to expand, but especially Lek's career in the political arena, where she finds evidence of disturbing activity.
Gang of Eight: The First Tee by Darby Winterhalter Löfstrand
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 158,830. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Eight men. One game. Twenty-five years. Life ... where friendship and golf intersect. This story, based on true events, will resonate with anyone who loves the game and cherishes those friendships made on, and off, the course.
Yenni ... a Life Between Worlds by Eugenia Jenny Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A tale of survival… after losing everything, leaving everything behind, what is left are the truly civilised, profoundly human values the author carried within her when all outward accoutrements have been destroyed
Le Papillon Vert by Philippe Meyrignac
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,840. Language: French. Published: September 13, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Charles-Marie de La Condamine (1701-1774), chevalier de Saint-Lazare, membre de l’Académie des sciences et de l’Académie française, est un peu l’inspirateur de Jules Vernes, de Tintin, et d’Indiana Jones… Grand voyageur en Méditerranée, au Pérou, en Amazonie, et Guyane, il découvre le caoutchouc, le curare et le meilleur quinquina.
Last Mountain Dancer by Chuck Kinder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 158,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Carroll Ann Susco. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
From Booklist Colorful enough to inspire Michael Douglas' character, Grady Tripp, in the movie Wonder Boys, Kinder starts with the most interesting West Virginian available: himself. Suddenly, in pendulum swings between searing self-doubt and thoughtless bravado, Kinder is biting the neck of a high-school tormentor, or he is making love in a deserted chapel to a young girlfriend....
Chasing the Strawberry Moon, Hitchhiking (for girls) by Judith A Grout
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Two teen-age girls hitchhike cross country to escape an arranged marriage one of their fathers has decreed. They encounter all sorts of people along the way—some benevolent, some decidedly not. In coping with the adversity they find at every turn, they discover the meaning of love and friendship, betrayal and reconciliation, self-reliance and interdependence. A compelling true-life adventure.
The 16th Song by David Powell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The 16th Song is a book about a young man making mistakes and how the mistakes follow him despite his success as a song writer. Set mainly in the turbulent Paris if the late 1950's, it tells of how random acts of violence, unconnected with the victims, can distort a life forever.
The Samurai Poet by Travis Belrose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,770. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Literature » Biographical(3.00 from 1 review)
Ishikawa Jozan wanted nothing more than to be a samurai like his father and grandfather. When an act of overzealousness costs him his position, he tries to serve his lord as a Confucian scholar. Once Ishikawa becomes entangled in political intrigues beyond his control, he discovers that the life of a hermitic literati can be just as dangerous as that of a warrior.
Maya - Illusion: Behind The Smile, the Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya by Owen Jones
Series: Behind The Smile, Book 3 · Thailand Books, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 117,450. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This book picks up the story of Lek's life six or seven years further on. At forty-ish, it is time to take stock of her life. She looks back on her life and wonders whether it was all worth it. Should she feel bitter about what has happened to her or should she move on and try to forget her past? Should she try to erase it, whitewash it out, like so many women did or should she be proud of it?
Clara by Marie Cook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
In 1883 Clara left her home in Indiana and everything she had ever known to go with her young husband and small child to establish a home and raise a family in Kansas. Her strength to face the hardships she encounters there comes from her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her devout faith.
Friend Request Intercepted by Angela Sherice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 246,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Internet relationship goes haywire once it is discovered that world-reknown superstar diva in control of it all, is too, the one in control of hearing and watching all things that her lover does-that is...until she couldn't keep it her little secret any longer. Read what happens when the tables turn in this page-turner as we learn who is, and is not in control in this story of unexpected twists.
America's Most Remarkable : The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway by David Wyant
Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 160,130. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The Hemingways had everything 1900's life had to offer, but it wasn't enough for their genius teenaged son, Ernest. Fueled by his overactive imagination, his devil-may-care attitude, together with too much late night consumption of classic adventure stories, Ernie and his friends embark on a series of adventures that carry the young Hemingway through his boyhood summers spent in Northern Michigan.
Memorabilia by Vanessa MintVanDi
Price: $2.27 USD. Words: 112,210. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Blaze, the frontman of one of the most famous bands of the 1980s, mysteriously dies. Twenty years later a stranger shows up, knocking on the doors of everyone the singer ever knew, possessing something no one had even been aware of; Blaze's diary. Is it authentic? If so, does it provide an explanation to the events leading to his death? How did this diary come to this stranger's possession anyway?
Double Rainbow at Full Moon: Surviving the collapse of Zimbabwe by B.A.K. Sim
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Bodie and Clyde return to Zimbabwe in 2007, but the good times have departed. The country has the highest inflation in the world; people resort to suitcases and wheelbarrows, just to carry the money. Isolated from the rest of the world, they experience shortages of food, water and electricity, with endless line-ups for gas if any is available. The banking system is collapsing...