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Straight Walk: A Supermodel's Journey to Finding Her Truth
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The riveting story of a Latina actress and supermodel, and her rise from a poor neighborhood in Venezuela to the fashion runways of Milan, Paris, New York, and London. Patricia Velasquez worked tirelessly to help lift her family out of poverty, but she spent years hiding her true self from those she loved most. In this intimate memoir, she finally reveals the naked truth about her life.
Life with Autism Middle School and Bullies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by Amber Ink Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders
Tanner writes about his experiences with middle school bullies. Tanner never quite fit in with the other kids but when it was time to transition to middle school the gap between him and his peers grew. The other kids knew Tanner was different and Tanner himself was beginning to pick up on it. He had no idea why he was not like the other kids and endured physical and emotional abuse in junior high.
The Greatest Investment of the 21st Century
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Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This ebook is the second time in 24 years that the author has communicated with the public about an investment that can generate a large sum of money on a few dollars. The last time was the author's recommendation to buy Bitcoin at $13.00. (original price $0.75). Bitcoin hit a peak price of $1,200 per coin. Mr. Haim is the former business manager to the pop singers Michael Jackson and Madonna.
Tak Trzymać. cz.2
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,600. Language: Polish. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Książka "Tak trzymać!" cz.2 jest opisem wydarzeń z lat 1991-1999 kiedy pływałem na statkach na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat i zaokrętowałem jako kapitan na statek s/s "Wieczorek". W czasie 26 lat (1971-98) byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach. Część 1 obejmuje wspomnienia z lat 1955-90.
Young Gigolo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015 by Llumina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Welcome to the world of Christian, a young Long Island native who scrapes by selling drugs, just a statistic among the thugs and small time hustlas.
Tak Trzymać
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,480. Language: Polish. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Książka "Tak trzymać!" cz. 1 to wspomnienia z lat nauki w Szkole Morskiej i z praktyk na żaglowcach oraz z lat 1961-1990 kiedy pływałem na statkach handlowych: 1962-70 jako oficer pokładowy, a w latach 1971-90 na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat. W czasie 26 lat byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach.
Lot Albatrosa
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: Polish. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Książka "Lot Albatrosa" jest opisem wybranych wydarzeń podczas nauki w Szkole Morskiej (1955-60 r.), na praktykach na żaglowcach oraz z lat 1961-1999 kiedy pływałem na statkach handlowych: w latach 1962-70 jako oficer pokładowy, a w latach 1971-99 na stanowisku kapitana statku. Dyplom Kpt. Ż. W. (Master Mariner) otrzymałem w styczniu 1971 r. mając 32 lat. Byłem kapitanem na 30 statkach.
Sine Die
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a poignant true story of love lost. It begins with the central person 'Harry Blake' as a young boy in pre-world war 2 years. It takes the reader through his troubled childhood and eventual voluntary enlistment into the British Army. It describes Harry's accident that saw him 'invalided' out of the army and his inability to function as a normal person.
É Assim Não É
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah! Mas fui-o confirmando ao longo da vida. É mesmo pecado. E na primeira escola ficou completamente claro. Foi uma das primeiras vezes em que morri. «A menina anda com o fio ao pescoço por fora da bata porquê? Não tem vergonha? A dar nas vistas. É para os rapazes a verem?
A Different Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was born in Scotland in 1946 to a large family of 11 children. At the age of 16 Alice moved to London to work for the Royal Household, whilst there she met her future husband, a member of the Household Cavalry. Alice has three grandchildren.
For the Love of Long Shots: A Memoir on Democracy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Bones Kendall. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Shawn Casey O'Brien's literary memoir For The Love Of Long Shots looks at the off-beat, humane possibilities as a rag tag group of disabled rebels lay the groundwork for a bloodless, democratic revolution by getting out the vote. Follow the true story of how O'Brien registered 100,000 disabled voters as well as their friends and family members in California in the 1990s.
Confessions From A 30-Day Romance - Part 2
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Camila, I fell deeply in love with you but I know I will never have you. You must forgive me. I am sorry for all the emotional pain, disappointments and tears I caused you. I understand you may find it hard in forgiving me but I am not always this way. This is not who I am. You are a beautiful and wonderful woman and I never meant to do this to you but you must find it in your heart to forgive me.
Scholars and Gentlemen
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Price: $1.57 USD. Words: 147,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are a number of remarkable families who have made their mark on Australian life in the 20th century — Street, Kent-Hughes, Bonython, Cilento, Durack, Mackerras — are some that spring instantly to mind. It has been my purpose to illustrate this by tracing the diverse careers of the Mackerras family and assessing the contribution they have made to the development of this country.
My Military Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Um Grande Menino
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O menino que nasceu em uma humilde família O menino que mal possuía vestes na meninice O menino que teve uma infância dura e traumática O menino que se tornou operador
A Pearl Necklace
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Pearl Necklace is the compelling true story of a Chinese American's struggles and victories strung together throughout life, weaving sorrows, joys, and lessons learned to create a beautiful masterpiece of inspiration and brilliance. MiXue reaches beyond the depths of her Chinese roots and the heights of the American dream to find her most profound identity and fulfillment beyond herself.
As Algemas de Ouro
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 151,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ao longo da História da Humanidade, sempre nos disseram, que quando nasce um ser humano, seja homem ou mulher, ele tem o seu destino traçado. Como eu sou igual a todo o mundo vou seguir assim as mesmas regras.
Taken for a Ride: Chasing a Young Lance Armstrong
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
I met Lance Armstrong in 1992 and began a journalist-athlete relationship that lasted, roller-coaster style, for eight years. This is the story of the young Lance, before he became world famous, and later, infamous. Lance influenced a lot of people. He changed a lot of lives. Some for good. Some not for good. I only know that he changed mine for the better. I can’t change that. I wouldn’t want to.
The Last Protégée
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dreams of a career as a classical pianist erode and wither, destroyed through a relationship with the famous and forceful Antonia Brico, renowned pianist and the first woman to conduct the New York Philharmonic.
Separation Anxiety: A Coming-of-Middle-Age Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Miji Campbell grew up in a close-knit, middle-class family in the 1960s and ’70s. In early adulthood, her orderly life began to unravel. In this insightful memoir, Miji describes how she wrestled with increasing anxiousness – feelings that haunted her through career, marriage, and the birth of her children. It’s not until middle age that she found ways to quiet her mind and stand on her own.