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North Oahu Awakens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
In the Cockpit with Cliff Robertson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
In the Cockpit with Cliff Robertson is the third volume in the Passion for Flight series; these short biographies (under 20,000 words) tell the stories of notable pilots who inspire young and old alike. An actor who appeared in more than 100 movies, Cliff Robertson's roles in aviation included helping launch EAA’s Young Eagles program in 1992 and serving as its first chairman.
The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers.
The Blonde Beast of Birkenau and Belsen: The Life and Crimes of Irma Grese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This biography is about Irma Grese, the infamous female camp guard, who committed heinous war crimes in Auschwitz-Birkenau and Bergen-Belsen during the Holocaust. She is also the youngest woman executed by the British during the twentieth century.
The Pied Piper of Hip Hop
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 2 · Adventures in Journalism, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This extensive profile of Afrika Bambaataa was the first time the words "hip hop" appeared in the Village Voice and this story woke many people up to the fact that rap music, break dancing and graffiti were all artistically connected.
The Greatest Investment of the 21st Century
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, 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.
The Clumber Love Story
Series: Historical Love Stories, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
the 4th duke of newcastle was a sad and unhappy man until he met and married 18 year-old georgiana in 1807. he took his 18 year old bride to clumber house, a fine mansion in the middle of sherwood forest. tragically their idyllic marriage ended with her death at the age of 33 but his thoughts and plans remain vividly in the diaries he wrote at the time. these form the basis for this ebook
Meeting the Black
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Meeting the Black is a powerful and emotional piece written by Tom Piccirilli describing what he was going through, both mentally and physically, before and after his recent operation. 100% of the sales amounts of this and his other Crossroad Press titles, both eBook and audiobook, will continue to go to Tom to assist with his medical bills associated with his cancer treatment.
我给金正日当警卫(上)I am a Guard of Kim Jong Il
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 600. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
“我只是金正日的一名普通警卫。 我的父母在北朝鲜都是普通人。命运使然,我被选中,然后在金正日身边呆了11年。” 这是一名脱北者的回忆录的上半部分。
Finding Fred
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Things change in an instant. One minute a family is whole, the next it is completely and irrevocably altered by tragedy. At the age of sixty-two, the author and his family come to grips with the loss of a father and its profound effect on the lives of his family though a set of remarkable circumstances.
Living Legend Amitabh Bachchan (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Amitabh had started his movie career in 1969 with the movie, “Saat Hindustani’ still goes on even after he has turned 71 years in age. There is no other Indian actor who is working at such an age. It is his popularity and talent that even in this age the director – producers write the script while keeping him in centre. Whoever the hero is but Amitabh is always heavier on him and his role
Shirdi Sai Baba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sai Baba assured his devotees that those devotees who would with full dedication, faith and devotion remember me, in his house there would never have any lack of food, clothing and facilities of luxuries. His life’s entire responsibility and needs would be on Shri Sai Baba, and he would always help them.
Reflections: Ultra Short Personal Narratives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of flash memoirs and personal narratives featuring the works of new and award winning authors showcasing the art of personal narratives.
Great Indian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Gandhiji was very simple even in his childhood. He never fought with anyone and did not life to play much. He used to climb trees and admire nature. One day he was sitting on the branch of a tree. His elder brother came near him and pulled his legs down.
Guru Nanak Dev (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
One can find a perfect combination of simplicity and spirituality in the personality of Guru Nanak Devji. He was a prophet as well as a universal chief, a devotee and a mentor, a poet and a lyricist, a singer and a composer, a wanderer and a native. It is truly said, ‘Nanak Shah Monk. Hindu’s Guru and Muslim’s sectarian leader.
2010 Hindsight: A Year of Personal Growth, In Spite of Myself
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Sharon E. Cathcart started 2010 with two resolutions: take more exercise and learn French cookery. Instead, she found herself on a journey of personal growth as she rose to unanticipated challenges.
Ten Sikh Guru
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nanakji was of a saint like nature. His mind was more into spirituality and the welfare of the society. For the welfare of the society, through his education, he had opposed the differences between Hindus and Muslims, and the false religious practices. He focused more on sanctity of mind, simplicity, divinity, and behavior to be the only path for every human to reach God. He said,
महानायक अमिताभ बच्चन (Mahanayak Amitabh Bachchan)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: Hindi. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय फिल्म इंडस्ट्री के ऐसे अकेले अभिनेता हैं जिन्हें देश के साथ-साथ विदेशों में भी सम्मान, लोकप्रियता और प्रतिष्ठा हासिल है। सन् 1969 में सात हिंदुस्तानी से आरंभ हुआ उनका फिल्मी सफर 70 साल की उम्र में आज भी बदस्तूर जारी है। इस उम्र में दूसरा कोई भारतीय नायके सक्रिय नहीं रहा।
Steve Jobs Speaks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Steve Jobs story is the story of the CEO of that company who is the world’s richest company and who has made the world digital; it is a story like a most common man who has spent all his life in relation to fulfilling his stubbornness.
Al Beruni Vita E Il Tempo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Egli era ben preparato in diverse lingue: siriaco, arabo, persiano, ebraico e sanscrito. Anche se non sapeva greco, aveva familiarità con le opere di Platone e altri filosofi greci, avendoli letti traduzioni arabe. Ha fatto tournée nelle regioni circostanti. Durante i suoi viaggi, ha incontrato Avicena che era anche un grande studioso.