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Letters Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rex and Kate, just married, part when Rex ships out as a member of the inaugural crew of the USS Shangrila, bomber pilot for the U.S. Navy, fighting in the Pacific theater against the Japanese during WWII. They make a lovers' pact to write each other every day. This romantic gesture, these letters home, become more and more vital as the distance between them widens, as the months slowly pass.
It's Not You, It's Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A close friendship between two struggling women writers evolves into a passionate love affair. What could go wrong? Well, pretty much everything... San Francisco in the mid-to-late 1990s and two women are trying to build a successful lesbian relationship. But issues of self-image, love, sexuality, and intimacy somehow seem to push them apart just as much as bring them closer.
Matt Mullenweg: The Young Man Who Made It Easy to Publish on the Web
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
This is the story of how Matt Mullenweg, a Houston teenager who had never taken a computer course and who didn't have any connections in Silicon Valley, launched WordPress, an essential part of the Internet that's the backbone of one-quarter of the World Wide Web's sites and home to more than 70 million blogs.
Chan Sun - A Life in Pictures
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Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is dedicated to Mr. Chan Sun, a father from Hong Kong. It outlines his life stories by including his and family life pictures and wish his offspring and descendants would know more of their ancestors in future.
The Gorge
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Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This is the true story of a Venturing Crew's harrowing journey through Hellsgate Wilderness and down Tonto Gorge. Follow a well-meaning youth leader as he and his boys set off on a backpacking trip that quickly pushes them to their limits and ultimately forges a bond for life.
Wheeling into Manhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wheeling into Manhood is a book of short stories about preadolescent, adolescent, and late blooming, young men-boys still coming of age, fumbling their way into manhood, and is about the up and coming man’s love for wheeled objects: bicycles, cars, trucks, wagons, trains – all things that roll and offer freedom and adventure.
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years, is a story of love in poverty, under the skin life of families surviving with spunk and humor in a time gone by on the St. John River in New Brunswick Canada just before WWII when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth were Canada's Royalty.
Prophet Muhammad: A man of Peace and Behavior
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Price: Free! Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Sanria Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book will serve Muslim and non-Muslim brothers and sisters with answers to questions that remain unanswered in their minds for obvious reasons such as bias, prejudice, inhibition, hate and misconception. Even prominent scholars like Michael H. Hart narrates as God speaking to Muhammad direct, and confounds Muhammad as the author of Quran, when he is the conveyor ofthe Quran...
Story Of Rabia Al-Basri Muslim Women Sufi Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is about story of Rabia Al-Basri one of the greatest muslim women sufi saint from basra. Rābiʻa al-ʻAdawiyya al-Qaysiyya (Arabic: رابعة العدوية القيسية‎) or simply Rābiʿah al-Baṣrī (Arabic: رابعة البصري‎) (717–801 C.E.) was a female Muslim saint and Sufi mystic.She was the one who first set forth the doctrine of Divine Love.
The Iron Lady - Tale of my grandmother
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book is devoted to my grandmother in whom I discovered a role model, in whom I saw the ideal example of a “mother”, a “grand”mother, a wife, a sister and a “great”grandmother. This book is dedicated to all the grandparents in this world for their selfless love towards their grandchildren.
Out With The Old
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This touching and direct personal essay about a father’s struggle with ageing and alcohol, and reflections on a daughter’s teen pregnancy, was anthologized in Slice Me Some Truth: An Anthology of Canadian creative nonfiction.
That Story Is Your Mother’s
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This terrifically moving personal essay about mother whose child is abducted by his father first appeared in Prairie Fire magazine.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 4: Mikhail Bakunin
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
He is the founder of collectivist anarchism. Bakunin is undoubtedly one of the most powerful figures of anarchism. He was also one of the main founders of the ‘social anarchist’ tradition.
Killing The Curse
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical short story, written in rhyming verse. A comical look at being an in-patient.
One Night At The Oceanview
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
A quiet night of mother and son camping explodes into a firsthand experience with the SWAT team. Originally published in Geist magazine.
The Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
The Letter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This poignant personal essay about the reunion between a birth mother and her son won Event magazine’s creative nonfiction contest and was anthologized in Somebody’s Child.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
Das (Alp) Traumschiff
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: German. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ein augenzwinkender Blick hinter die Kulissen der Kreuzfahrtindustrie. Es es nicht alles Gold was glänzt...Aus eigenen Erfahrungen und Erinnerungen niedergeschrieben. Vor Gericht und auf hoher See ist man allein. Dieser Satz beinhaltet viel Wahrheit.
Sunnyview Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The events and tales in this story are either real events, or family 'Tall Tales' passed down from generation to generation. The people involved are real life people, most of whom are now deceased, but nevertheless real people who lived at the family farm known as Sunnyview.