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The Accidental Terrorist: Confessions of a Reluctant Missionary by William Shunn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,060. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Nineteen-year-old Bill Shunn is a man on a mission—a Mormon mission, that is, trolling for converts door-to-door a thousand miles from home. This riveting memoir—by turns hilarious, provocative, and thrilling—traces his accidental journey from that humble beginning to hunted fugitive and international terrorist.
The Game Changer: A Memoir of Disruptive Love by Franklin Veaux
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015 by Thorntree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Franklin and Celeste’s open marriage seemed perfectly safe—until the day Amber entered his life and showed them why the heart does not obey rules.
The Complete Princess Trilogy: Princess; Princess Sultana's Daughters; and Princess Sultana's Circle by Jean Sasson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 228,740. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
For the first time, the bestselling PRINCESS books are available in one ebook. PRINCESS describes the true life of a princess in the royal house of Saudi Arabia where she lives in a "gilded cage" with no control over her own life. DAUGHTERS recounts Princess Sultana's battle to secure freedoms for her daughters. In the final book CIRCLE, Sultana saves other women from servitude.
Lady Master Pearl - My Teacher by Peter Mt. Shasta
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening(5.00 from 1 review)
A fascinating biography of a modern American lady master who played a pivotal role in transmitting a new form of spiritual teachings during the 70s-80s. Unlike the theoretical teachings that had characterized esotericism up to that point, her open heart transformed people through a direct transmission of consciousness. An ordinary appearing woman who achieved liberation in the midst of daily life.
Arsenio Rodríguez, El Profeta de la Música Afrocubana by Jairo Grijalba
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 185,810. Language: Spanish. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
La verdadera historia del “Profeta de la Música Afrocubana”, Arsenio Rodriguez , la vida y obra del "ciego Maravilloso", una investigación de muchos años que apuntan a los aportes a la música universal del gran compositor y tresista cubano.
Night Journeys by Raylene Pearce
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Why would a woman in her late forties leave her family and friends in the beautiful Adelaide hills and go to live and work in the volatile Middle East? Why, after five years on Cyprus from where she travelled to the far corners of the earth, did Raylene Pearce move to Egypt? In Cairo, why did the landlord of the apartment house she found, lower the rent to allow her to stay there?
Hybrid: The transformation of a cross cultural people pleaser by Lois Melkonian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A self-deprecating and poignant memoir about an Armenian-Danish girl who grew up searching for her identity. Initially motivated by fear she progresses to people pleasing that creeps into control, until her life unravels. When she finally embraces her hybrid history, lives out the faith she never let go of, and engages in relationships with truth, she begins to understand why she is who she is.
Houston's Morning Show: The True Story of Hudson & Harrigan by Randy Hames
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Houston’s Morning Show carefully chronicles the wild and sometimes wacky twists and turns of The Hudson & Harrigan Show and pulls back the curtain so readers can experience for themselves the demands and rewards of anchoring a blockbuster, major-market team show.
Surviving My Friends: The Kelly Johnson Story by Dee Clark
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An authorised memoir, started by Kelly Johnson - original lead guitarist of Heavy Rock girl band Girlschool - and completed by her friends and family.
A Ceiling of Stars by James Carron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography(4.00 from 3 reviews)
James McRory Smith was a recluse who lived for over 30 years at Strathchailleach, one of the most remote cottages in Britain. Cut off from civilisation, he survived without mains water, electricity or gas. Pitting his wits against the wilderness and enduring endless isolation, his story offers a rare insight into an alternative way of life, one free of consumption and consumerism.
The Saga of a Canadian Typhoon Fighter Pilot by Jack Henry Hilton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,090. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Hawker Typhoon despite numerous technical flaws, was the finest ground support aircraft in Europe during World War II. From his enlistment in Toronto through the final flights over Germany, this is the memoir of Jack Hilton, an RCAF fighter pilot, who successfully flew this challenging aircraft.
Standing In The Shadows "The Light" by Ray R. Ellis
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 93,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The long-awaited and much-requested autobiography of Canadian psychic medium Ray R. Ellis. A fascinating story of a man with extraordinary gifts, including previously unpublished stories involving major celebrities
A Deadly Path To Treasure by Robert C. Moran
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the true story of the incredible adventures of one man that led him to be part of the richest Spanish treasure finds in the history of the New World. It's estimated that the total value of the 1715 and the 1622 Spanish Fleet treasure recoveries could approach $800 million dollars and more is still being found by the divers today. (Includes over 130 photos.)
Mary's Story - From Bob's Hut to Personalised Plates by Mary Mitchell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015 by Kylie Reynolds. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Mary Roberta Mitchell,an Elder of the Mardigan Tribe, tells the story of her life from 1938 to present day, living in outback south western Queensland, Australia around the Cunnamulla/Eulo area.
Seven Sacred Directions: A Native American Message of Transformation by SingingMan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book tells the story of Singing Man, using the Seven Sacred Directions (east, south, west, north, Earth, Self, Creator) of Native American tradition, to describe his path from self-abuse to survival and thriving. It includes exercises to bring home these principles and incorporate these practices into one's daily life.
The Ten Count by Jeff Darwin
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The Howard Darwin biography that details his remarkable life in a very 'gritty' Ottawa over the last seventy years.
Nothing Could Have Prepared Me For This by Lynda Drysdale
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,660. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Nothing Could Have Prepared Me For This chronicles a lifetime of challenge, struggle, and searching deep inside oneself for the strength and courage to continue in the face of adversity. Laugh out loud as you are provided with an inside look at happy childhood memories and love.
His Life Worth Living by Pat Ritter
Series: Memoirs. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
Every adversity carries with it the seed of an equivalent or greater benefit. ≈ Napoleon Hill ≈ Courage, determination, independence are some of the words to describe George Burtenshaw. His passing, aged one hundred and two years and a half truly showed inspiration with such self-determination, willpower and a ‘what he wanted attitude’ combined with a deep love for his huge family. Born in 1911
Benjamin Lundy's Last Walk by Charlotte Lyter Mankin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
One man’s story of the struggle to help end slavery. His life was an example to other abolitionists. Slaves came to him in the dark of the night to plead for help. Every waking moment his goal was before him. Anti-slavery societies used his ideas before the Civil War. Lundy was a mentor to many abolitionists.