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Great White Hunters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
True stories from yesteryear's famous Great White Hunters. Enthralling tales of their daring and dangerous exploits in Africa and India. Real ripping yarns from the days of yore.
My Auntie Zoya
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Tanya Goodwin. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
A novel based on the life of my Aunt Zoya, stage name, Zoya Valevska, a Russian and European star of ballet, theater, film, and opera.
Notorious Outlaws of the Old West
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,650. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The names Billy the Kid, Frank and Jesse James, Wild Bill Hickok, and Pat Garrett paint a picture of a romanticized version of the old West to most people. However, the truth is that this was a very brutal and bloody time in history that saw countless victims brutalized, robbed, or killed. Life was cheap and death could be found in saloons, cat houses, and many other locations throughout this
The Beauty of Change
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Memoir/Inspiration/Spiritual The Beauty of Change A Father and Son's Journey To Redemption Everyone loves a compelling story — especially when it contains insights into the multicultural society in which we now live. Yet, very seldom do we encounter a story that provides the reader with the capacity to understand conditions or situations which are most often viewed from afar.
Some Games We Souls Like to Play on the Earth
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Price: Free! Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some parts of this iccle book may make you angry, and anger produces some good games, such as judgement. Judgement is a good game, and you may judge me. Let’s see eh? Come in, come play, the ‘party’ is ready to begin. Remember to bring your body (you can’t hate or laugh or scratch you butt without it).
Poland's Daughter: How I Met Basia, Hitchhiked to Italy, and Learned About Love, War, and Exile
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,740. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A double memoir of the Second World War and its aftermath. Basia is a colonel's daughter in eastern Poland, only to have her father murdered and herself sent into Russian captivity; Dan grows up in an America wracked by the Great Depression. They meet at a British university in 1955, and each learns a great deal about the other, in Manchester, Paris, and Lerici.
Voyage to Wild Africa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,410. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Follow Brian Dawtrey and his family as they adventure from rural England to the wilds of Africa; meeting foxes, chickens, elephants and lions along the way. Brian Dawtrey shares his witty and informative memoirs of a life less ordinary; joined by a colourful cast of friends and acquaintances, both human and otherwise.
The Shattered Dream; Love Story and Passage to America
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You set the price! Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Shattered Dream is a memoir of a young man in love during his passage to America. It's a rainbow of emotions; joy, ecstasy, apprehension, anger, and disappointment. A primer of an immigrant coming to America as a graduate student and taking root in his newly adopted land.
Tales from Baggins Bottom - Best Bits Book 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
2005 was a fundamental year for writer and editor Diane Parkin. She gave up freelancing full time when she was offered a job editing an in-house magazine, her Market Index column with Writers' News was axed, she lost her lovely dog of 17 years, and she realised she had to leave her husband. She also started blogging.Follow Diane during this significant year when blogging was still the new black.
Type-II: Memories Of My First House
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Price: Free! Words: 20,500. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was a small house, a Type-II house. In summer it was a hot house, in winter it was a cold house, its walls were always blue with seepage and its taps were mostly dry. Yet, I loved that house on the top floor of a leafy government campus in Chandigarh. It was the house to which my parents brought me when I was a day old. And I spent all my childhood, adolescence and teenage in it.
PAST MISTAKES - and the Carefully Crafted Central Coast Rapist
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Women were certainly his downfall. But was he The Central Coast Rapist?
Murder and Mayhem in the Big Apple - From the Black Hand to Murder Incorporated
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
When it comes to murder and mayhem, there has never been a more fertile backdrop than the mean streets of New York City.
But for the Grace of God
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The amazing memoir of astronaut Bill Pogue, long-time holder of the world record for most days in space.
Deserving Of Love: A Woman's Journey in Search of Happiness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,010. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deserving of Love is a tell-all, uninhibited look at one woman's determination to break the family cycle-to stop hating and fighting-and find the love she was desperately seeking. With a burning will to survive, Amanda starts a journey that will not only bring tears to your eyes but also make you laugh along the way.
Falling to Minimum Wage Misery: How I survived the Great Recession
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Price: Free! Words: 28,120. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir detailing a period of time when the author worked at a minimum wage job during the recession. She had fallen from a career that required a Bachelor's degree to a part time job that had no education requirement. She speaks of her struggle during this time and how she made her way out.
When The Wind Blows, Extraordinary Adventures With A Deadly Twist
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,980. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Buying an ex drug-smuggling boat in Grand Cayman is the start of crazy escapades. Maggi & Robin quit work to set sail across the South Pacific to Australia. From the Caribbean and perils of Panama, to exotic South Sea islands and a devastating cyclone in the Coral Sea peaking in a dramatic helicopter rescue from the ocean. Powerfully told, it’s funny, tragic, romantic and gripping.
My Cancer Has Many Faces
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,880. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a busy single mother, leasehold manager, and law student, Alero Dabor at first thought the exhaustion that plagued her through the summer of 2006 needed no further explanation. But a chance examination lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. Through journal entries, Alero explores the many faces of her cancer from the initial shock at her diagnosis until she takes command of her treatment.
Old McLarsen Had Some Farms
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: Australian English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir with a difference, the first book in the 'Old McLarsen Had Some Farms' series tells the tales of a 'tree change' made last century before that expression was even a glimmer in its creator's eye. 40+ years later, Old McLarsen and his Missus still farm - on a small retirement property in South Australia, still laughing and crying, and remembering all the survival skills they have learned.
Diary of a Prisoner in World War I
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
An authentic diary of Josef Sramek, a Czech soldier drafted to the Hungaro-Austrian army to fight from the beginning of World War 1. He was captured by the enemy, lived through death marches and concentration camps in Serbia, Albania, Italy, and France before finally returning home to resume his life. The diary is published by his grandson Tomas Svoboda.
Don't Ask Me To Believe
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Price: Free! Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith
A wide range of ordinary people tell of the life experiences that led them towards or through or away from faith in God. Issues as diverse as religious teaching, childhood abuse, fear, intellectualism, illness, homosexuality, bereavement and crises of confidence - reveal some of the factors that make someone say, 'I believe this - and maybe this - but don't ask me to believe that!'