Nonfiction » Biography

Sub-categories: Autobiographies & Memoirs | Personal memoir | Celebrity biography | Historical biography | Woman biographies | Religious biography | Military biography | Adventurers & explorers | Other biographies | Literary biography | Criminals & outlaws | Sports biography | All sub-categories >>
Treading Clams
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Treading Clams is a young man's memoir of growing up in a small seaside town at the end of the Second World War. Like the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, John "The Crabber" White takes us on eight different life changing adventures across an all American landscape. He reminds us of a more romantic time when children grew up unsupervised on the streets and back lots of small town America.
Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz
By
You set the price! Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was biking in the Inner Sunset on a Monday afternoon. I stopped to send out a group text to some friends about how their day was. One of them, Angela, texted me back, asking me to come to Cow Hollow for a drink. After biking for an hour. I got ready and was dropped off at Nineteenth Avenue where I waited for the bus. What followed was a night of making choices while somewhat drunk . . .
The True Definition of Freedom
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We are living in a time of great change. As our universe becomes conscious and expands to greater heights, the energy of consciousness will be available for humanity. Who will learn what it really means to be free spiritual and mental freedoms will lead one on the true path of eternal life.
A Broken Boy On The Broken Road
By
Price: Free! Words: 89,610. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The story is set in Canada and winds its way from the nation's capital city, Ottawa, to towns and cities from British Columbia to Quebec. A young male child is born into a world that is dark with hidden secrets of incest and abuse. This story traces that young child's story until he finally breaks free in order to begin a new life in a new place to call home.
Be a Man: How I Spent One Year Drinking, Shaving, Farming, and Fathering My Way Toward Masculinity
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Peter Andre wed the love of his life, he assumed he would cross two thresholds at once: marriage and manhood. But months after he exchanged vows, Peter is the same passive-aggressive man-child he has always been. In an effort to become a rugged, rustic, capital-M Man, Peter decides to complete a different manly activity every week for an entire year.
Killing Me Softly: A Cri de Coeur from Benzo Land
By
You set the price! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author's personal story of accidental benzodiazepine addiction, which has become a lifelong nightmare: this book is the author's cri de coeur, or cry from the heart, on behalf of himself, as well all who suffer, most often silently, from this widespread affliction. The slow poison in question, for the author, is Valium or Diazepam. It's also a personal story about medical ethics and terror.
Woman Defined
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How do you define a woman? Do you define her by her experiences in the past? Her choices in the present? Or her dreams for the future? This collection of poems illustrates the defining moments in the life of the poet. Moments that shaped the choices she made and held her back from truly living in the present. In coming to terms with the past, one can let go of it, and enjoy the present.
Steve Reeves Legends Never Die
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is about my life with Steve ("Hercules") Reeves, during the last seven years of his life. It is written from the perspective of a woman who was (and will always be) deeply, madly in love with Steve Reeves, the incomparable, world class bodybuilder, larger-than-life actor and last, but not least, rancher, horse breeder and author. Dozens of heretofore unpublished pictures included
Hard Time 2nd Edition: Locked Up Abroad Raving Arizona
By
Series: The English Shaun Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 115,510. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
As shown on TV worldwide on Nat Geo’s Locked Up/Banged Up Abroad, Hard Time is the story of how Shaun Attwood, an educated Englishman, survived Arizona’s deadliest jail run by "America's toughest sheriff," Joe Arpaio.
Jigsaw
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true story of gambling, nuclear espionage, treachery and federal government incompetence
Literature Help: The Glass Castle
By
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The detailed description very efficiently finds its way in the hearts and minds of the readers. This true account of the author’s life is not only very interesting and entertaining, but also highly didactic and inspiring.
RANDOM THOUGHTS THE DIARY OF A RUDE GIRL
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,970. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are journal entries recording the mind, dealing with depression, self medicating with drugs and insecurities from my childhood. These journals are all in rhymes as I am highly influenced with Hip Hop Music.
The Delaplaine John F. Kennedy - His Essential Quotations
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Here are Kennedy's most essential quotations culled from his quips, remarks, interviews, TV appearances and other sources. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his own words.
The Delaplaine Oprah Winfrey - Her Essential Quotations
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Here are Oprah Winfrey's most essential quotations culled from her quips, remarks, interviews, TV appearances and other sources. Learn about the lady’s wit and wisdom from her own words.
The Delaplaine Joan Rivers - Her Essential Quotations
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Here are Joan Rivers' most essential quotations culled from her quips, remarks, interviews, TV appearances and other sources. Learn about the lady’s wit and wisdom from her own words.
The Charley Horse from Hell: Surviving a Massive Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A darkly humorous and harrowing account of one man's experience with a life-threatening massive deep vein thrombosis (DVT), which struck him down in his early 30s and changed his life forever. It began on a hot summer day with a cold wave of numbness that washed up from his thigh up into his groin; it ended six months later with a permanently damaged limb and a lifetime regimen of Coumadin.
Australia's Most Embarrassing Spy Secret
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,940. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014 by booksunleashed. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Delayed tremors from an explosion at a local weekly newspaper threaten secrecy about US-British deciphering of messages to Moscow. An untold story about human frailties, Cold War politics and an anti-espionage chief spying for the Russians.
Leviticus Prime
By
Price: Free! Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of my youth. Growing up in both North Carolina and South Carolina, I encountered many situations that shaped the way I thought and were a direct cause of many of the tribulations I would deal with throughout my life. This short book is a companion piece to Love, War, and Booty too of The Evil Within series. Its original purpose was as a prologue.
The Naked King (Part 2)
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Man does not live on bread alone but by the Word of God. I did not have to go to the Himalayas to find a great Yogi. I found a Samadhi (Tomb) of a Great Yogi and Saint right here in the town I was born and have been fascinated by him since then. When he renounced, this great Yogi swore that he would never beg. He literally conquered hunger, sleep and lived for 100 years without food. More
The Naked King (Part 1)
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Man does not live on bread alone but by the Word of God. I did not have to go to the Himalayas to find a great Yogi. I found a Samadhi (Tomb) of a Great Yogi and Saint right here in the town I was born and have been fascinated by him since then. When he renounced, this great Yogi swore that he would never beg. He literally conquered hunger, sleep and lived for 100 years without food.