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27 Days a Pilgrim on the Camino de Santiago de Compostela
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Price: $7.76 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Despite quadruple heart bypass surgery, hospitalisation due to a complete mental breakdown after losing his younger son to chronic diabetes, and being plagued by self-doubt at having to walk 25 kilometres per day for an entire month, 64 year-old Australian author Michael Thornton sets out to trek the iconic 800km Camino de Santiago de Compostela pilgrimage across northern Spain.
Walter Mepham
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,200. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
With personal and family histories intermingling with scenes of life, before and during, and beyond The Great War, the First World War 1914-18. The second 1939-45 referring back to a history of periods in English history from the Napoleonic Wars to the present. The hundredth anniversary of a family at war, and a family devastated by that royal conflict. The survivors' families...and of those lost.
Rescue in Arabia: a true story of abduction, tragedy and hope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,810. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Rescue in Arabia: a true story of abduction, tragedy and hope" chronicles years of child and spousal physical, mental and sexual abuse that culminated in international parental child abduction, tragedy and hope.
Buddy System
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Buddy System is a humorous, in depth account of my transition from using a cane to learning how to operate a guide dog. It all began when my mobility instructor, (who taught me how to use a white stick) asked me if I ever considered getting a guide dog. I knew of them but I thought it might more of a responsibility than I was capable of, just the same I underwent an evaluation by a professional tr
The Last Flight of JFK Jr: How it Went Tragically Wrong and Why
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,110. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
John F. Kennedy Jr.’s last flight told in story form, as narrative/creative nonfiction, of the days leading up to that fateful night and the flight itself.
Expatriate: A Biography of Ezra Pound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ezra Pound was one of the most important figures of Modernism in English literature. Ironically, it was his work on behalf of other more so than his own contributions that created this reputation. James Joyce, T.S. Eliot and Ernest Hemingway all owed an enormous debt to the redheaded, loudmouthed scholar whose life began on the Idaho frontier. On the other hand, Ezra made barely a dent in the p
Tales of a Mountain Misfit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,610. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by EWH Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Tales of a Mountain Misfit, written by born storyteller Jerry Newton, is a poignantly honest memoir of a life fully and uniquely lived. In addition to the many engagingly told life tales that will both move and amaze you, it documents in a highly personal way numerous defining events, places and lifestyle transformations in 20th century American culture.
The Expatriates: Biographies of Lost Generation Writers
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,360. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Their lavish lifestyle have inspired movies; their awarding winning books have inspired thousands of writers. What was it like to be a Lost Generation writer living in Europe? This book takes you inside to give you a glimpse. It includes biographies on T.S. Eliot, Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald as well as an essay on the Lost Generation. Each of the biographie
Eashwaramma The Chosen Mother
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,520. Language: British English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is a humble tribute to the historic role that Eashwaramma was invested with, as the mother of the Avatar Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, and the steadfast courage, with which she enacted the role and encountered the challenge.
Pennies In The Grass
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a Liverpudlian woman who reluctantly followed her husband to Vancouver, Canada, in the 1960s in pursuit of a better life. The book deals with the author’s experiences as a child in England growing up in the Great Depression of the 1930s and World War II, the many challenges to her health after she sailed to Canada, the sadness, stresses and struggles of a homesick immigrant.
Celebrity Biographies - Paris Hilton
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
She is a member of a large and happy family, but isn`t in a hurry to build her own one. She has more than 35 pets, but has no children. She has standard body, so used it in Model business. Her face is rather pretty, than beautiful, but this is the face of world-famous brands.
Celebrity Biographies - Jake Gyllenhaal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Jake Gyllenhaal rose to stardom? Jake Gyllenhaal was born on December 19 1980 in Los Angeles to Stephen Gyllenhaal and Naomi Foner.
Celebrity Biographies - Christian Bale
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Christian Bale rose to stardom? The Hollywood, currently can only boast of a few versatile male actors one of whom is the big name of Christian Charles Philip Bale beyond doubt.
Celebrity Biographies - Elvis Presley
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Elvis Presley rose to stardom? What made Elvis unique right from the start was, the way he progressed, and few performers have had a more histrionic impact on the lives of people than Elvis Presley.
Celebrity Biographies - Vin Diesel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ever wondered how Vin Diesel rose to stardom? Born in New York City on 18th August 1967, Diesel succeeded to negotiate numerous self-produced, low-budget movies into big-budget prominent man rank.
Eighth Sikh Guru: Shri Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 108. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Guru Har Krishan Sahib Ji was declared as Eighth Nanak Guru by his father Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji before his death in 1661. Ram Rai, the eldest son of Guru Har Rai Sahib, was inflamed with jealousy. He had long cherished a desire to be the next Guru of the Sikhs.
Twisted Love
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
A collection of true crime cases from Ohio and surrounding states, featuring riveting cases of obsession, lust, murder, secret lives, and sexual depravity. It showcases the chilling reality that homicide investigators know all too well: the last face most murder victims see is not that of a stranger, but of someone familiar.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.
As I Walked Out Through Spain in Search of Laurie Lee
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Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by SilverWood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One man's search through Spain in the footsteps of writer Laurie Lee.
Born Yesterday: The True Story of a Girl Born in the 20th Century but Raised in the 19th
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,420. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The book is a memoir of growing up in physical and social isolation stemming from a one-family, cult-like version of Seventh-day Adventism, yet shaking free from family dysfunction and spiritual abuse to develop a wholesome life grounded in faith.