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STORIE - D'Annunzio, Ermengarda, i limoni
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Series: Italian cooking, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,610. Language: Italian. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
10 originali storie con protagonisti come Gabriele D'Annunzio nell'amato Vittoriale, George Sand e Chopin sul lago d'Iseo, Ermengarda e Carlo Magno nel castello di Brescia, affiancati a un marmista del Medioevo e a un norcino dei giorni nostri. 10 racconti originali, da leggere tutto d'un fiato per conoscere storie, uomini, prodotti tipici, capire e riflettere.
Sebastian sah den Engel nicht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: German. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Dies ist die Geschichte von Sebastian. Sein stetiger Begleiter ist ein Engel, von dessen Existenz Sebastian aber nicht das Geringste ahnt. Oder?
La seconda vita di Bettino Craxi
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Series: Nero di Seppia, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,180. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Il romanzo costituisce, attraverso gli occhi di un immaginario Craxi redivivo, una vera e propria epopea dell'apice della Prima Repubblica, con gli scandali, gli sperperi, le piccole e grandi trame di quegli uomini che vissero da protagonisti forse quel periodo paradossalmente più florido della storia democratica italiana.
The Idiot Years
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
'A story about a guy driving across the country.' I'm tempted to just leave it at that. But I doubt if it would entice too many readers to take a look at 'The Idiot Years.' Strong stuff contained within the pages - as strong and honest as I could write. I did my best. Take a look and tell me if it's good enough.
Oggi C'è Un Vento Buono
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: Italian. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Un misterioso incidente aereo, una collana di coincidenze, ricordi intrecciati, scoperte casuali, incontri. Un testimone. Un sogno.
Zsákpapírok
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012 by S.Back agency for hungarian literature. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Mi rejlik vajon e furcsa cim mögött? Mit irt Gosztonyi János zsákpapirokra? Regényt, memoárt, naplót, netán abszurd történetet? Igen, mindezt együtt egy 20.századi ember életútját kamaszkorától a nyugdijig, illetve1939-töl a nyolcvanas évekig.
Escape from the South Fork and Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 32,240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
“If every person’s life story can fill a book, Redjeb Jordania's can fill a bookshelf. From the waters of Montauk to the mountains of the Caucasus and Paris in war times the brilliant stories in this collection take you on a whirlwind tour that open unexpected vistas and insights. With easy wit, irony and masterful description he brings us into his world to make us better understand our own.”
I, Nephi...
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
"Folks in Jackson Hole raise kids and hell, and plenty of both." - Bill Menor, owner of Menor's Ferry, Jackson Hole, Wyoming 1893 - 1918 There were those who raised kids and they were good at it. Nephi had no interest in the project. Hell-raising, however, was something a talented young rancher could sink his teeth into. It was Nephi's signature specialty. . .until murder trumped mayhem.
Τετράδιο βιογραφίας
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: Greek. Published: November 28, 2011 by .ParkerStergis.. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Τo «Τετράδιο βιογραφίας» είναι η μυθιστορηματική ανάπλαση του βίου και της δράσης του Βαρθολομαίου Κουτλουμουσιανού και ταυτόχρονα μια σκιαγραφία του καιρού και των τόπων όπου έζησε και δίδαξε τα ελληνικά γράμματα.
Quitting
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This is a phenomenal piece of fiction. It can be jarring at times but it is worth it. He takes you to a dangerous and perplexing place where you really don't want to go and certainly have no interest in staying. Yet, when you are finished the book, you treasure the journey. I saw the book and thought a book about an Economist couldn't possibly be interesting. I could not have been more wrong.
Communion at One O'clock
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,380. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
When D'vorah Elias finally agreed to her husband's request that she enter the Institute of Living as a voluntary patient she had no idea that she was embarking on the journey of a lifetime. With the help of a compassionate and caring psychiatrist she began to make her way back to health. It took a year but she was discharged in a much better frame of mind.
Die toten Lebensretter
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Price: $2.42 USD. Words: 21,910. Language: German. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Es handelt sich um einen in der „Er“-Form (auch der „Typ“) verfassten, autobiographischen Roman, der mit futuristischen Zyklen verflochten ist. Er handelt von meinem ereignisreichen Leben, in dem ich sehr viele Höhen und Tiefen durchlaufen musste. Geprägt durch manisch/depressive Phasen seit meinem 23. Lebensjahr, war ich ...
Road to Gold
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,480. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Matt "Sweetwater" Sullivan's dream of becoming a Navy pilot could not possibly have prepared him for the body-numbing pace of basic training with a class of bewildered beginners. With grit, verve, and determination, Matt would survive the "Pensacola Pressure-Cooker" and go on to Saufley Field to meet the grueling demands of the Navy's basic flight program.
Just Money
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 162,570. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This book is based on real events in England in 1990, a maelstrom of large scale financial fraud that left a lot of people breathless at the time. The author was at the heart of the efforts to put it all right. Inevitably it is in involved story but the inclusion of the hero's girlfriend allows all the explanations to be given as the story proceeds. Try it - you'll be wiser for having read it.
The Book of Emet: The TRUE Story of Jesus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This is the English translation of the Book of Emet, found in a cave outside of Nazareth in present-day Israel. It dates from 30 to 40 years after the death of Jesus of Nazareth. The author of this book is Jesus’ best friend from childhood, Emet son of Chaim. The Book of Emet tells a significantly different story of the life and death of Jesus than is found in the gospels of the New Testament.
The Heroic Journey of Albert Bierstadt: Artist-Priest of the West
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 142,230. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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A historical biography of the highest-paid and most controversial landscape artist in America after the Civil War.
Nick the Greek
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
This is the story of the famous gambler, Nick the Greek, told by renowned Greek-American novelist, Harry Mark Petrakis. The story, drawn in the epic strokes of an ancient tragedy, takes place against the violent, gangster-riddled world of Prohibition Chicago, through the heroic and finally sorrowful events of his life ending with a golden hearse and garish funeral in that modern Babylon, Las Vegas
Blinded by the Sun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Scott Ferarra is struggling to make it in the music industry. Suffering from bipolar disorder and sensing there is more to life than just the evenings of sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll, he desperately seeks ways to change his complacent routine. It is only after he falls for fellow rock singer Amanda Campbell that he realizes the magnitude of the challenge he's taken on.
When Angels Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Angels Travel is a fictionalized account of the international business travels of Richard F. Challis during the 1960's. It starts with his visit to Moscow. He visited many countries in 4 continents. His style is very personal and easily readable. This story follows on from his business autobiography, "Time and Chance".
Three Sisters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,010. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
The three beautiful sisters, Noami, Diane & Sonia were born and brought up in Kerala state, India. This book traces their life from their childhood until they graduated from College,got married and settled down in different parts of the world.