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On To The Summit
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Price: Free! Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by WEC Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book takes us on a journey as we read about the life of Len Moules. For those who like adventure then this is a great book to read as we visit Tibet and his experiences there. Len is very honest and hides nothing from us. He shares his weaknesses and how he grew in Christ as he leaned more and more on him.
Peach Cobbler for Breakfast - Surviving a Life-Altering Event
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sheila Moore Thornburg Dobbie lived the experience of loss, came up with a plan for survival and achieved her recovery. Peach Cobbler for Breakfast is a story of love and loss. It is laughter through tears and overcoming fears. It is indescribable grief and pain beyond belief. It is joy and recovery through new discoveries. It is survival.
Aquel que Une el Cielo y la Tierra
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,630. Language: Spanish. Published: October 28, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Filósofo Japonés y líder espiritual, Masahisa Goi describe aqui su propia vida, desde su infancia y juventud, y su madurez durante y despues de la Segunda Guerra Mundial, hasta las experiencias y el entrenamiento que lo llevó a su despertar espiritual. El título " Aquel que Une el Cielo y la Tierra" representa la unificación del ser divino o celestial del Señor Goi, con su ser físico o terrenal.
God The Devil And I
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A biography-memoir of Jack Jones. Born an orphaned runt, mute and into poverty. Based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. Called by God to be a warrior to fight beasts and evil forces. An incomprehensible extraordinary journey ensues. Facing enemies, antagonists and detractors.
Послевоенное детство на Смоленщине
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: Russian. Published: October 27, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Первая книга автобиографического цикла «Человек и история», где автор пытается осмыслить собственную жизнь в контексте истории нашей страны, посвящена послевоенному детству в деревне Тыкали на Смоленщине. Авторская картина эпохи, сложенная из фрагментов, трагических и радостных событий, бытовых мелочей, деталей, сохранённых детской памятью.
Miles Davis: A Biography
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The 20th century produced only a handful of musicians who could be called geniuses – people who would have achieved timeless fame no matter when they were born. Miles Davis is one of those individuals. He primarily played the trumpet, though he was an accomplished multi-instrumentalist. His signature style was minimalist and improvisational. Those closest to him described a shy person who used
Outside the Box
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Price: Free! Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This fourth volume of poetry from Miss Harrison is all about being outside the box. The theme of individuality and celebrating who you are runs through the volume. The book is divided into eight parts, with the first seven touching upon multiple topics such as individuality, beauty, racism, injustice, feminism, being a nerd, etc. The eighth part is a bonus of horror short stories.
The Trains We Rode
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,200. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
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The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar.
It Isn't Easy Being Me
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is My story. The story of someone who had much on her plate to deal with from early childhood.
Lelicleidy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is the story of a girl who lived through the Salvadoran Civil War and her parent's separation. Dixie Marroquin was born in El Salvador and grew up in Washington, DC. She began writing about her life to apply for scholarships for school and now she writes for fun, to share her faith and travel adventures. Dixie did her undergraduate studies at American University in Washington, DC.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 4
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Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
This fourth volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1973 to 1979.
My Gutsy Story® Anthology: Inspirational Short Stories About Taking Chances and Changing Your Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All 46 authors found the courage to face their fears and live their dreams. The stories are unique because of the authors’ willingness to openly share the obstacles they surmounted and the strength they developed to overcome doubt, fear, rejection and grief.
Treading Clams
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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.
Alguém que Une o Céu e a Terra
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O título deste livro "Alguém que une o Céu e a Terra", se relaciona à experiência espiritual de Masahisa Goi que possibilitou a união do Céu (a verdadeira forma do Ego) com a Terra (o ser humano carnal). Ele acreditava que através deste livro, progressivamente, irá aumentar o número de indivíduos que se conscientizem dessa realidade.
One Who Unites Heaven and Earth
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Byakko Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Japanese philospher and spiritual leader Masahisa Goi traces his own life, from his childhood and youth, to his early adulthood during and after World War II, to the experiences and training that led to his spiritual awakening. The title 'One Who Unites Heaven and Earth' represents the unification of Mr. Goi's divine, or heavenly, self with his physical, or earthly, self.
The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maria Altmann and her husband fled their homeland when the Nazi regime came to Austria and threatened their lives. They left their loved ones, their property, and everything that was in it--including their family’s artwork. Altmann eventually settled in the United States, but did not forget the past that was stolen from her. Several dozens of years later, Altmann had her day in court, and change
Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz
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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 . . .
Remember Your Name
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
From living in the Lodz ghetto at age ten to surviving the hells of Auschwitz and a death march at fifteen, Teddy Znamirowski faced unfathomable horrors, narrowly escaping death time and time again. Liberated at sixteen, it was not until the Bricha approached him and he became a lead operative – smuggling thousands of refugees across country borders – that he finally began his life again.
The True Definition of Freedom
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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.
Colors of Oppression
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Charles Carpenter, the author of the revered memoir Handcuffed does it again with Colors of Oppression. The well written narrative explores the anatomy of the often hostile, racially divided prison environment detailing the social and psychological ramifications of oppression, and describes the wisdom needed to navigate through a microcosm of hatred, racism, deception, & prison...