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Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,750. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger, Anthony Hayward traces the journalist and documentary maker's screen career, from The Quiet Mutiny in 1970 to Utopia in 2013. The book details the documentaries, their effects, such as the $45 million in aid triggered by Year Zero - The Silent Death of Cambodia, and Pilger's clashes with both the political and broadcasting establishments.
A Boy's War
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A collection of prose and poetry about the Primary schooldays of John Pratt in Bexhill-on-Sea, England, during World War 2, 1939-1944.
Running the World with Your Shoes Tied Together
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
I'm a wife, mother and a momprenuer. This is a peak into my shenanigans of raising two spirited boys out in the country while starting a baby food revolution pulsing through the cities. I dive into the eye opening world of organic foods and what big business doesn't want you to know. A tale of running the world with my shoes tied together......with a sense of humor and a glass of wine or two.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey Volume II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Trent Redman’s second in the Down the Shore series, a few more fun tales from the author’s life and times at the Shore, an update on the progress made so far, a quick look at how the first season fared in terms of revenue and tourism, and some little known facts and figures about New Jersey and the Shore. Among other tidbits “Shore” to please and entertain.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This little book is all about fun, good times, parties and great places to be.Take a ride with me "down the shore" while I share some truly fun experiences with you. Heartbroken by the events of Hurricane Sandy, Trent will continue to donate 50% of the profit from this book to the ongoing cleanup and rebuilding effort along the Jersey Shore. (Larry Gray writes as Trent Redman for this series).
Harry's World, Book 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The drama and humor of Harry Chesterfield's life as cowboy, ditch digger, woodcutter, tv news director and writer.
Mistresses of Scent - Legendary Women, Love and Scent
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Mistresses of Scent - Legendary Women, Love and Scent is a titillating look into the world of perfume. It explores the eternal power of scent and its association with some remarkable women throughout history such as Elizabeth Taylor and Coco Chanel. Concisely delivered, it delves into the many aspects of perfumery. There are even tips on wearing scent.
Anthills, Elephants and Other Fascinations
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Rina Flanagan grew up in Africa, dodging snakes, elephants, teasing uncles and cousins, and other even scarier imagined creatures, and somehow survived to tell the tale... A quick and entertaining read for people of all ages. Also available in audio format from audio book retailers.
Neću niš od fašišti
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Croatian. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
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Priča o istarskom mladiću koji je prkosio fašistima u vrijeme talijanske okupacije Istre, a taj je prkos zadržao i dugo kasnije, kad je u starosti trebao dobiti talijansku mirovinu.
Elvis Presley
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
I have resisted writing about Elvis Presley ever since I started this project. This is the 27th book in what is so-far, three different series of books. How can you write about the legends of rock and roll or any genre of music for that matter and not include Elvis. I know a lot has been written about him, but I felt I could add something new, something that has not been written about before.
From the Septic tank to St. Peters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An amusing glimpse into the hazardous and imaginative world of a child obsessed with all things dangerous. Exhausted guardian angels worked overtime to keep this restless soul from picking the locks on heaven's pearly gates, or perhaps blowing them up. Share the bizarre chain of events that were created and surprisingly survived by the author during his journey from early childhood to adolescence.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
Bardot - Two Lives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For sixty years, Brigitte Bardot was an international phenomenon. Here, for the first and only time, a writer was granted access to the woman behind the myth --- a woman who, literally, changed the world.
Shania Twain Biography Her Life and Career
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Essential Information Arising in the mid - '90s, Shania Twain became the most preferred nation songs artist given that Garth Brooks. Skillfully fusing mainstream, AOR rock manufacturing with country-pop, Twain and her producer/husband, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, produced a commercial juggernaut with her 2nd album, The Woman in Me.
Nelly Furtado Biography: The Music Sensation´s Life and Career
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Profile Born in Victoria, British Columbia on December 12, 1978, Nelly Kim Furtado expanded up in a musical household with her Portuguese moms and dads. At 18, she entered a skill competitors and was uncovered by an impresario. This resulted in a record contract and her very first album Whoa, Nelly! in 2000. Hit songs include "I resemble a" (2000), "Promiscuous" (2006) and "Say it Right" (2007).
Adventures in Airtime: Personal Stories of USA Radio People Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Advertising
Don Barrett has covered the radio broadcasting business for nearly 20 years. His engaging series of eBooks entitled Adventures in Airtime: Personal Stories of USA Radio People showcases compelling, personal stories of radio people who have reinvented themselves and succeeded against all odds.This is volume one entitled "Secrets of Selling".
The Lost Village - Candid Stories from Rural India
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In a remote Indian village a child experiences many summer vacations. Near death experiences, lack of amenities, and unique rituals challenged his life. But, festive occasions, unconditional love, and natural beauty held it together. Although he coped with untimely passing of loved ones, motivation to reconnect came from remembering the past. Yet, the village, a point in history is lost forever!
The Killer & I
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The official companion book to Kane Hodder's biography, Unmasked.
Lady Gaga - Born This Way! The Making of an Icon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Colin Phillips. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Imagine waking up one morning, only to find out Lady Gaga has stopped her career…” Wouldn’t that be a tremendous loss for the music community? If you have not heard a song from Lady Gaga, you probably have been living in a bunker deep underground. Currently, Lady Gaga is one of those rare performers who dares to be completely original in her clothing, music composition, as well as performances.
'Circular Journey'
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This work is a psycho-biographical study of Joseph Bruce, known as Violent J of the Insane Clown Posse (ICP). The piece is written as a study of the artistic process experienced by Violent J, as viewed through the lens of ‘Terror Management Theory’, a psychological perspective originating from the works of Ernest Becker.