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El último prefecto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Historia de casos sorprendentes en la memoria de uno de los últimos prefectos de la Venezuela del año 2.001
When Angels Fly
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 131,150. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
Inspirational story, a woman, rose above an extremely abusive childhood, and marriage, to learn faith, love, and motherhood from her own son’s courageous fight with cancer; illuminating example of how women who are in physically, mentally and emotionally abusive relationships can successfully escape, and warns of how the actions of medical professionals can be a soothing balm or a deadly arrow.
As Good as a Feast: Essays on Enough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
The authors whose essays appear in this anthology explore the concept of “enough” from a variety of perspectives. One author explores psychological theories, while another draws her inspiration from the Bible. One thread that runs through all of these essays is that of the compelling personal stories that have led the writers to learn that “enough” really is as good as a feast.
Crazy Shopping People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crazy people like to shop. A fact of retail life learned by my fifteen year old self while working at my first "real" job at a small town discount store. When you're the only place to shop in an isolated town, you become a mecca for all sorts of people who need to buy stuff - including weirdos, creeps and terrible people who should NEVER leave their lairs.
Time Well Spent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,470. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Time Well Spent" is a personal account of Ken Ryeland’s training as a motor fitter in Birmingham, where he served his apprenticeship with British Railways (London Midland Region) from 1957 to 1963.
Reflections Along the DesPlaines River
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book is the result of a journal I kept to record the kayaking and fishing/camping trip I took with my son and nephew along e-course of the Des Plaines River in and around the Chicago area.
Pat Conroy’s The Water is Wide A Memoir Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Pat Conroy is a Southerner and as a white American in the Deep South in the 1950s admits to biased behavior against blacks. However, his politics changed and works to make a difference to eliminate racial prejudice by helping in the education of predominantly black children. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the time to devour all 338 pages.
Some Dreams are Worth Keeping
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,010. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bipolar is a condition which is affecting thousands of Americans. Susie Johnson’s book takes you inside the world of bipolar, letting you see what life is really like on the other side of the rainbow.
Escaping Vietnam - The Story of Sean and Candice Scott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
A true story, this tale tells the harrowing story of American twins, Sean and Candice Scott, who were born in Saigon during the Vietnam War. Unable to legally leave the country, the family decides to escape. This is their story.
Living in the UAE
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A story about an American married couple leaving the United States to live and work in the United Arab Emirates, a small oil rich Muslim country located in the Persian Gulf. Highlighted with photos, examine the transition from living in a western society to living in a modern Muslim society and compare the differences and similarities to measure the quality of life each has to offer.
Full Circle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,370. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Women in business
Erin Callan Montella was the highest-ranking woman on Wall Street during the financial crisis as CFO of Lehman Brothers in 2008. Full Circle recounts her path of achievement and how her career and its demands became the center of her life, crumbling along with the company with no foundation beneath it. The journey back to peace and happiness completes the story of Full Circle.
We're Feeling a Little Sheepish ...
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is full of surprises, but it’s good to know you are not alone. See what happens when a cancelled show is ‘uncancelled’, or when there is really Much Ado about Nothing. Why you should not strip naked to wash sticky sand off your body at a public beach.
After The Descent Vol 3 - 2015
Series: The Uncensored Universal Josh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,630. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016 by Gorillas With Scissors Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
The 2015 series of essays spans the gamut from personal, heartfelt stories, pop culture analysis, and political/religious ranting. Never fear my friends and fiends I still insert unnumbered sexual innuendo and curse like a 1980’s auto worker. But I hope amidst the foul language and obscene humor there is the story of a man ever on a journey to learn about himself and love the world around him.
Some People I Knew Who Died
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,240. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
This book is two books in one. Threaded throughout the author's recollections of some people he knew who died, is the author's thoughts on eternal life, some spiritual laws, and interactions between the living and the dead through dreams and messages from the dead.
Wrap Your Heart Around It: A Memoir About Learning to Love the Life You Have
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Grammy-nominated artist and television professional LynnMarie Rink spent her whole life running from the one thing that could save her–herself.
Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This is a summary of Elizabeth Gilbert’s Eat, Pray, Love. The book is a memoir of experiences and relationships on a one-year journey across the world in the pursuit of pleasure, spiritual devotion, and the balance between the two. This summary is aimed for those who want to capture the gist of the book but don't have the current time to devour all 352 pages.
Clarinets, Pipelines and Unforeseen Places: The Evolution of an Engineer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
In “Clarinets, Pipelines and Unforeseen Places,” Grahame Campbell tells the story of a world-spanning career in engineering that took him from the first steps as an undergraduate student all the way to the decision-rooms of power—while playing jazz along the way.
Flowering Roots
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flowering Roots tells the true story of a young woman migrating to Australia with her family. The author tells of her struggles to understand the new language, the culture and trying to survive. This is trip of acculturation and independence told in poetry.
Extraño viaje al lado maldito del Gran Buenos Aires
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: Spanish. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
Esta obra está dedicada a Valentín, un amigo muy querido y muy cercano quien murió a los veintiséis años en el 2002, poco después que los militantes asesinados en el puente de Avellaneda. Sin dudas, pienso que él estaría hasta hoy participando de este proyecto (Los violentos anales de la Rebelión Cultural Suburbana) si no se hubiese malogrado.
Found
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
FOUND - The story of Wanda Poltawska's guidance is not a classic book. Its author is not a writer – he is a movie director. In the book, he relates his life, which is like a movie script. It is a story filled with images that he tries to rearrange into a whole and give meaning to it. Under the watchful eye of Wanda Poltawska, who is a psychiatrist, he puts his life in order, as if it were a movie