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Sine Die
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a poignant true story of love lost. It begins with the central person 'Harry Blake' as a young boy in pre-world war 2 years. It takes the reader through his troubled childhood and eventual voluntary enlistment into the British Army. It describes Harry's accident that saw him 'invalided' out of the army and his inability to function as a normal person.
Sacada del Polvo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A pesar de un trasfondo de abuso infantil, dislexia e infidelidad matrimonial, Avis realizó su primer viaje internacional de misiones a la edad de cincuenta años. La Iglesia, la Escuela y el Orfanato que ella fundó en el norte del Perú, fue el resultado tanto de su dolor como de su obediencia radical al Señor, sacando del polvo a miles de personas. Esta convincente historia es de una mujer común y
É Assim Não É
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah! Mas fui-o confirmando ao longo da vida. É mesmo pecado. E na primeira escola ficou completamente claro. Foi uma das primeiras vezes em que morri. «A menina anda com o fio ao pescoço por fora da bata porquê? Não tem vergonha? A dar nas vistas. É para os rapazes a verem?
A Different Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was born in Scotland in 1946 to a large family of 11 children. At the age of 16 Alice moved to London to work for the Royal Household, whilst there she met her future husband, a member of the Household Cavalry. Alice has three grandchildren.
Forgiveness
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Aurora House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Macky's unfolding life brought insecurity and inner turbulence. Disturbing thoughts overshadowed her strong intuitive self, heightened during four decades of debilitating painful cyclic migraines. She is coming full circle, gaining insight into how words and actions, have overloaded her sensitive body. Spiritual healing has taken place as a natural course of her continued trust and belief.
In from the Rain - a Journey of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of how faith grew in a boy as he grew towards adulthood, and left behind many beliefs of his upbringing.
Confessions From A 30-Day Romance - Part 2
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Camila, I fell deeply in love with you but I know I will never have you. You must forgive me. I am sorry for all the emotional pain, disappointments and tears I caused you. I understand you may find it hard in forgiving me but I am not always this way. This is not who I am. You are a beautiful and wonderful woman and I never meant to do this to you but you must find it in your heart to forgive me.
Sir Harry Gibbs: Without fear or favour
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Price: $2.36 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This biography concerns one of Queensland's and Australia's most distinguished lawyers and jurists, Sir Harry Gibbs. Born in Ipswich in 1917, he studied law at the University of Queensland before going on to a legal career of great accomplishment, culminating in his taking the top position in the Australian judicial system. He was Chief Justice of the Australian High Court from 1981-1987.
Scholars and Gentlemen
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Price: $1.57 USD. Words: 147,970. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are a number of remarkable families who have made their mark on Australian life in the 20th century — Street, Kent-Hughes, Bonython, Cilento, Durack, Mackerras — are some that spring instantly to mind. It has been my purpose to illustrate this by tracing the diverse careers of the Mackerras family and assessing the contribution they have made to the development of this country.
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life
Rider Haggard: His Extraordinary Life and Colonial Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first hand witness, the author himself.
My Military Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Isolated World
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
The Dancing Debutante
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Elfrida Eden was born into a distinguished family – her uncle was a Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden. As one of the last true ‘debs’ she mingled with the stars. She auditioned for Judy Garland and turned down Norman Wisdom’s offer of a film role. She also turned Sean Connery down when he made a pass at her at a party after being cast as James Bond.
Um Grande Menino
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O menino que nasceu em uma humilde família O menino que mal possuía vestes na meninice O menino que teve uma infância dura e traumática O menino que se tornou operador
As Algemas de Ouro
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 151,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ao longo da História da Humanidade, sempre nos disseram, que quando nasce um ser humano, seja homem ou mulher, ele tem o seu destino traçado. Como eu sou igual a todo o mundo vou seguir assim as mesmas regras.
The Last Protégée
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: American English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dreams of a career as a classical pianist erode and wither, destroyed through a relationship with the famous and forceful Antonia Brico, renowned pianist and the first woman to conduct the New York Philharmonic.
Fate Brought Me Home
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,760. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Fate Brought Me Home" is a true story about the many times in Jayne's life that she had fallen, and how the universe showed her the way. It's about a greater love, and about fate. In life, things happen for seemingly no reason, but there is always a reason, whether it be a lesson to learn or karma to pay or even as payback. There is always a reason.
I Used to Be Normal, But Then I Got Bored. : Trusting There's More
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I Used to Be Normal, Then I Got Bored is a journey of one woman from a place of total insecurity and lack of self-worth into a strong, spiritual woman who travels in faith knowing that each step is Divine. It is a story, a guidebook and an inspiration for others who may be suffering, or who know they want to break out of a life that no longer serves them but are still to afraid to take the leap.
மாமனிதர் நபிகள் நாயகம்
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Price: Free! Words: 32,510. Language: Tamil. Published: January 21, 2015 by Sanria Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
நபிகள் நாயகம் அவர்களின் குண நலன்களைப் பற்றி எழுதப்பட்ட சில நூல்களில் பெரும்பாலும் கட்டுக் கதைகள் தான் உள்ளன. ஆதாரப்பூர்வமான நிகழ்ச்சிகளின் தொகுப்பாக அவை அமையவில்லை. இந்தக் குறையை நிறைவு செய்யும் வகையில் தான் மாமனிதர் நபிகள் நயாகம் என்ற நூலை வெளியிடுகின்றோம். நபிகள் நாயகத்தின் ஆளுமையை அறிந்து கொள்ள விரும்பும் ஒவ்வொருவருக்கும் இந்நூல் உதவும் என்று பெரிதும் நம்புகிறோம்.