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20 Beautiful Women
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
“20 Beautiful Women: 20 Stories That Will Heal Your Soul, Ignite Your Passion And Inspire Your Divine Purpose” is a collection of personal short stories from 20 authors, speakers, and life coaches bonding together for the common goal of sisterhood, and to transform women from the inside out.
Шань Хай Цзин - Книга, Залитая Кровью: Об Aвторах Каталога Человеческой Популяции.
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Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: Russian. Published: August 22, 2014 by Human Population Academy & HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Для тех, кто заинтересован в личной истории исследователей Каталога Человеческих Душ (Каталога человеческой популяции), эта книга содержит информацию о их жизни и работе. В настоящее время найти достоверную информацию о А. Давыдове и О. Скорбатюк из других источников невозможно, кроме как из работ лаборатории, книг изданных HPA Press и информации, распространяемой Академией Человеческой Популяции
It's Only a Life -- But It's My Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A glorious cornucopia of real life adventures. She shares the mantra which carried her through difficult times. Her description of travels paint pictures of wondrous sights in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Men were attracted to her colorful way of life. Their stories add space to the later years. At 92 years Esther is still going strong.
Shan Hai Jing - A Book Covered With Blood: About Authors Of The Catalog Of Human Population
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Price: Free! Words: 20,790. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Human Population Academy & HPA Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
For those interested in personal story of researchers of the Catalog of Human Souls (Catalog of human population), this book contains some information about their life & work. Currently it is impossible to find authentic information about A. Davydov & O. Skorbatyuk from other sources except from lab’s works, books published by HPA Press, & other information distributed by Human Population Academy.
All Around
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This true contemporary story reads like pages ripped from a dime novel. All-Around rodeo cowboy, Mac Griffith, is gunned down after a barroom brawl. The shooter is arrested and charged with murder. At the ensuing trial, a cast of truly colorful western characters parade to the witness stand. It is their testimony—what they have to say and what they are not allowed to say—
Eat Sleep Cook School!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French
I became a dishwasher in a gastronomic restaurant in Avignon, giving up a successful 25-year career as a national newspaper journalist in England. This is the story of how I went to catering college in the South of France and qualified as a professional chef in one of the toughest professions in the world.
I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
“I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered” captures Filipino runner Ben Gaetos’ quest for his goals in life and his bumpy ride along the way. Ben’s adventures led him to dream of running a herculean race, considered by many as the world’s toughest, the Badwater Ultramarathon. At Badwater, Ben relived the struggle of David vs. Goliath, facing 135 miles of furnace-like heat, endless roads, and heavenly climbs.
Under the Old Railway Clock: Reminiscences of a time, a place, and a very dear brother, William Marshall
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
UNDER THE OLD RAILWAY CLOCK deftly illuminates for readers a time and place - England from the 1930S through to 2007. William Marshall was a sailor, hero, husband, father, gambler, coin collector, cook, flirt with the ladies... and a very dear brother.
Amerika? America! - From Immigration to Espionage
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Series: Krutein Memoirs, Book 3. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vol.3 of the remarkable autobiographical memoirs of Eva Krutein finds the family moving to California - in the 1960s! - with five teenagers! Suddenly Eva's narrative is interrupted by her husband, Manfred. His secret diary is quoted at length, revealing how his "ocean mining" job for Howard Hughes is really a secret spy project to raise a lost Soviet submarine from the floor of the Pacific.
Never Too Late
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Amber Portwood is famous for her shocking behavior on the MTV reality shows 16 & Pregnant and Teen Mom. But the wild outbursts, drug abuse, suicide attempts and jail stints are only part of the story. Never Too Late is a brutally honest account of how the sarcastic teen from Indiana nearly lost everything to depression and addiction, and found herself just in time to change her life.
Legacy: The Hemophilia of Yesterday
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ralph Dean Rytting was diagnosed with hemophilia in 1943 at age sixteen. With the limited treatment available at that time, he endured debilitating bleeds. Yet he never let the disease crush his desire to be educated, work, and raise a family. Faithfully recording his thoughts and feelings, Ralph reveals how he overcame life's unpredictable challenges with faith, humor, and irrepressible optimism.
Tending The Fire: Through War and The Path of Meditation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tending The Fire is the gripping, enlightening, and very human story of Ralph Steele's transformative journey through war and meditation to a sense of wholeness, responsibililty, peace, and compassion.
Standing In My Own Shadow
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
No-one in Particular
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Growing up in a Victorian country town in the 50's was fascinating for Graham Jones - the challenges of post war economics and lifestyle of an ordinary family who shared a passion for music and entertaining. Graham lived in the shadow of his older, more talented brother, who would later commit suicide. This sibling rivalry instilled in him the drive to succeed in anything he turned his hand to.
The Real Story of the Exodus: Examining the Historic Truth Behind the Hebrew Exodus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of the Exodus is one of the defining tales in the Old Testament. It tells of how the bond between God and the Israelites was forged, through His rescue of them from slavery and their long journey to the promised land of Israel. In Jewish culture it’s the event that connects them to that land, and even today many people cite it as justification for Israel’s politics – sometimes even for
The High Price I Had To Pay 3: From The White House To Federal Prison: Sentenced to 11 Years As a Non-Violent Offender
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Price: Free! Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Voices International Publications Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The High Price I Had To Pay 3, is a captivating true story about the life of Gwendolyn Hemphill. Rising from humble beginnings, Hemphill worked relentlessly to overcome barriers of poverty and racism. Climbing to the top of the political ladder, Hemphill made her way to the White House under the Carter Administration. One bad decision landed this 73 year old woman an 11 year prison sentence.
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.
Pope Linus and the Formation of the Early Catholic Church
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The origins of the Catholic Church are as mysterious, cavernous, and deep as the ancient archives housed in the Vatican, the church’s capital in Rome. Over a billion Catholics believe that the line of Papal succession for Popes, stretching back nearly two thousand years, begins with Jesus Christ and his first Apostle, St. Peter. However, it is there that historians and theologians begin to greatl
Kanye West Superstar
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,620. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Kanye West is the self-proclaimed Steve Jobs of the Internet, downtown, fashion and culture. He doesn't just produce critically acclaimed rap albums, he has ideas for water bottle design and architecture. He aspires to design a leather jogging pant for a European clothing line. Kanye West Superstar is the story of how Kanye West became such an important person to himself and also to America.
8,000 Miles Across Alaska: A Runner's Journeys on the Iditarod Trail
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Lawyer and talented ultrarunner Tim Hewitt has achieved something entirely unique in the modern era: Eight thousand-mile treks across Alaska on the Iditarod Trail. This biography chronicles his adventures: the harrowing weather conditions, breathtaking scenery, fierce competition, kindness of strangers, humorous misadventures, humbling setbacks, battles for survival, and heroic victories.