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The Very Best of Maya Angelou: The Voice of Inspiration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Ben Berger. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Although best known as a prolific poet and author, Maya Angelou was a woman of many talents, also including acting, dancing and singing. She was also renowned for her wisdom and her outspokenness on topics of social and racial equality. This book brings together some of Angelou’s most interesting and inspiring thoughts on a variety of topics.
American Trapper: The Life and Death of American Frontiersman Hugh Glass
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In 1823, Hugh Glass did the unthinkable: he wrestled a grizzly bear...and won. But that is only the beginning of the remarkable tale--Glass, badly mauled with a broken leg, was 200 miles from help. Determined, he set his own leg and made the long journey first by crawling, then by floating down a river. Following the freak encounter with the bear, Glass became a legend. He's considered one of th
Ao Anoitecer
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mas neste lamaçal, nem tudo foi negativo, pois eles (reformados, aposentados e pensionistas) foram nomeados como principais donos do país, certamente por antiguidade, e por isso escolhidos para assumirem, com maior peso, as dívidas resultantes de tanta “inteligência”, mediante o crime de “abuso de confiança”, forma suave de apelidar o acto de quem fez uso dos valores que lhes ficaram à guarda! …
Ao Anoitecer
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Os mais jovens que, em princípio, não se revêem nesta prosa, terão o privilégio de conhecer o passado de alguns dos seus conhecidos, perceber o porquê de algumas atitudes e opções que até então lhes pareciam “menos adequadas” e, em algumas das imagens, poderão encontrar elementos importantes que, no futuro, lhes servirão para enriquecer a sua formação.
Who's Travis Casey
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Price: Free! Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A free collection of sample writings from Travis Casey books
महान लेखक श्रंखला 14: अलेक्जेंडर पुश्किन
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: Hindi. Published: November 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
अलेक्जेंडर पुश्किन का पूरा नाम अलेक्जेंडर सेरगेयेविच पुश्किन था। उनका जन्म रूसी साम्राज्य के मॉस्को में ६ जून १७९९ में हुआ था। वो रोमांटिक युग के एक महान लेखक थे जिनको रूस के सबसे महान कवि के रूप में भी सम्मान प्राप्त है।
Summer with the Indians
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summer with the Indians is my personal memoir as a boy working in the migrant orchards of the Okanogan in 1961. The book also provides an opportunity to see the Native American from a different perspective as I share some additional insight and experiences in the years that followed.
How to Survive When the Government Takes Your Kids: Written By a Woman Who Lost Her Kids and Survived, Barely
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
Everything was going fine, until February 13th 2008. I woke up at 7am, before everyone. I checked on the kids, they were still sleeping, and then I made the mistake that I will regret for the rest of my life. I laid back on the couch and fell asleep…
Rabindranath Tagore
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Through the life of one person events of an era may be revealed.This is the case with Rabindranath Tagore, a man whose influence lasted long after his life was complete.Tagore won a Noble Prize and was knighted by King George V. Designed for young readers, this biography entertains and informs.To read about Tagore is to learn about an epoch. Included are many vivid photos and a brief study guide.
El Aroma del Mastranto
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,830. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Narración hecha a través de cartas a una amiga, de un viaje realizado por una niña de doce años desde España a Venezuela durante el verano del año 2.012
महान लेखक श्रंखला 13: टोनी मॉरिसन
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: Hindi. Published: November 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
टोनी मॉरिसन ने अपनी अभूतपूर्व साहित्यिक कृतियों से अपने लिये अमरीकी और विश्व साहित्य में एक विशिष्ट स्थान बना लिया है। उनका जन्म का नाम क्लोवी अर्देलिया वॉफर्ड था।
Fifty Shades of Arugula at the Psychiatric Salad Bar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a diverse collection of short satirical pieces. There are rants against the Social Security Admin ; the customer service of Comcast, the perks of being a monopoly and a story about the shared horror of a trip to the RMV. Stories of life experiences include my first visit to an ashram: being one of the last people on earth to get a cell phone; and a trip to the Nervous Hospital.
Procesos del arte en El Salvador
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,200. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014 by Ernesto Panamá. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Dentro de un nuevo concepto y un nuevo contexto social de difusión del arte nacional, este libro documenta una selecta recopilación de obras que pertenecen principalmente a colecciones de carácter público como las del Museo Forma, conservadas por la Fundación Julia Díaz, y las de la Colección Nacional, que son propiedad del Estado, y también a colecciones particulares o de los propios artistas.
The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 383,550. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
"The Civil War in South Carolina's Low Country" contains a value-priced collection of biographical stories about the people history books forget -- families, children, abandoned slaves, missionaries and teachers, spies, ordinary soldiers and government tax collectors, greedy cotton agents and land speculators. All are real people; all of them lived through historical events we only read about.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 12: जॉर्ज ऑरवेल
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: Hindi. Published: November 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
ऑरवेल को २०वी शताब्दी के सबसे प्रभावशाली लेखकों में स्थान दिया जाता है, और वो अपनी पीढी की अंग्रेज़ी संस्कृति को साहित्य में प्रस्तुत करने वाले सबसे अग्रणी व्यक्तियों में से एक थे। वो कथा लेखन, उपन्यास लेखन के साथ साथ साहित्यिक समालोचना, कविता, और समाचार पत्रों में भी लेख लिखा करते थे।
Oh! What An Outback Show!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Kylie Reynolds. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
True stories from Outback Australia. Tales of swimming cattle across flooded rivers, dodging saltwater crocodiles, hunting feral pigs, droving trips over wild country, catching scrub bulls, brave and loyal dogs, country racing capers and other mishaps, adventures and misdemeanors of young men in the wild untamed Gulf Country of Australia of not so long ago.
We All Have a Voice: My Mother's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 14, Maha Al Fahim skillfully brings her mother's story to life in these pages, creating an inspiring testament to the power of speaking the truth, of bringing meaning to suffering, and of discovering what truly matters in this life. Her mother’s experiences highlight the denigrating effects of discrimination, the abuse of labor laws, and the corrupting power of greed.
Talk in the Reading Room
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014 by Wordrunner eChapbooks. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first poet laureate of the Silicon Valley meditates on the meaning and mystery of memory, looking back on his childhood as the son of a chauffeur in New York and his college days in Eastern Kentucky. This is an insightful and often funny memoir from a member of the last generation to grow up without TV or coed dormitories.
Resurrection
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Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
By piecing together mountains of testimony, social media, and various disclosures by all the major players in Oscar's melodrama - not least of which are Oscar's and Reeva's own words - Nick van der Leek does what thus far has not been revealed. Not by the media. Not by the social media rumour mill. Not even by the state prosecutor. Van Der Leek manages to put it all together to reveal a motive.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 11: वर्जीनिया वूल्फ
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: Hindi. Published: November 13, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
वर्जीनिया वूल्फ की गिनती विश्व की महान महिला लेखिकाओं में होती है। उनका पूरा नाम अडेलीन वर्जीनिया वूल्फ था। उनका जन्म २५ सितंबर, १८८२, को २२ हाइड पार्क गेट, लंडन, में हुआ था।