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Entrepreneur of life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author discovers eyes disease at age 15, makes 6 transplants 15 surgeries. Makes 2 jewelers for treason is donating widower children 15-17 years lug art another one in the first third administration production and engineering company by federal university UFJF form 15 employees help dozens of charities but betrayal jealousy becomes routine in your life but the unexpected comes. Carefully read.
This is a Good Day to Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Make each of your days a “good day to live.” Amber is 19 years old and off to college. In six months, she will receive unbelievable news that will force her into the world of hospitals and doctors. This is her story, one of courage in the face of adversity. You will know why she must believe “This is a good day to live.”
The Fisherman of Halicarnassus
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 35,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Cevat Şakir Kabaağaçlı (1890–1973), known as the Fisherman of Halicarnassus, was the founder of the famous Mavi Yolculuk “BLUE VOYAGES”. A historian, humanist and ecologist, he was one of Turkey’s most popular writers and has been described as a modern Homer. This book explores life of the writer and the history and culture of these beautiful Aegean and Mediterranean sailing waters
Raconteur
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The Stories and Works of Noel R. Bodenmiller, including: When I Was Difficult To Care For, Firewood and Growing Up Cold, On My Mother's Passing, the novels: Vague Remembrances, Authentic Treasures, Captain Stevenson's Secret and Return To Stevenson's Isle. The poetic journal - Looking For You and song lyrics from Sounds of My Heart.
Multiflow Computer: A Start-up Odyssey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
This story of a computer start-up is centered on Josh Fisher's creation of VLIW architecture and his dream of revolutionizing scientific computing-and his family's living with the excitement as the company emerges as a rising star, then crashes. It is also the story of the group of young scientists who built the computer with joy and esprit de corps-a remarkable adventure for everyone involved.
Tan fugaz como un sueño
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2013 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
La autora nos adentra en el rico y misterioso campo de las emociones, abriéndonos de par en par las puertas de su corazón y haciéndonos a todos un anhelado llamamiento al "Amor". Ahora es el momento de regresar a nuestra fuente de inspiración, porque quizás más tarde ya no tengamos tiempo.
Where the Road Leads
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
One woman's journey through love, loss and family drama in three countries.
The Heart of Elvis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child, I dreamed of someday riding a spirited Arabian. I had no idea that a dependable little Missouri Fox Trotter (nicknamed Elvis) had other plans.
Tod Robbins- The Life of the Reclusive Master of the Bizarre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Tod Robbins is best known for his short story "Spurs," which was later adapted into the infamous movie "Freaks!" However, next to nothing is known about the author's life. This book is the first biography on this independently wealthy, athlete, concentration camp survivor, and unsung visionary.
Il mestiere dell'umanità
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La storia sconvolgente di una famiglia tenuta in ostaggio per dieci anni dagli errori medici e dall’ottusità del sistema sanitario italiano.
Un ritratto di famiglia e mio fratello Ernest Hemingway
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,040. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Una vera miniera di aneddoti, una biografia classica, la prima edizione in lingua italiana, 29 illustrazioni e le lettere di Ernest dal fronte italiano e da Parigi negli anni Venti. Un'opportunità unica e una guida imperdibile per gli appassionati di Hemingway.
Out on a Limb
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,910. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is my story. It has the potential to empower and educate readers all over the world. They can see how and why the impact of childhood hurts continue to affect me in so many ways, whilst I lived and am still living a very full and interesting life.
Il dentista di Auschwitz
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,450. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Accolta con favore unanime dalla critica negli Stati Uniti, l’incredibile storia di un sopravvissuto al più letale campo di sterminio nazista, che per salvarsi dovette estrarre i denti d’oro dai cadaveri destinati ai crematori. Un libro unico tra le memorie dell’Olocausto.
Biographer's Classroom: 27 ideas for people who write
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
RIX QUINN believes that constructing a biography can help almost any writer. In this detailed report, he discusses: = How to decide on a subject or theme. = Writing formulas and headline ideas. = Points of view for approaching a biography. = What to put in those critical middle paragraphs.
The Room: A Memoir of Youth, Football and a Win-or-Die Coach
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by One Monkey Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A high school football player’s memoir of rebellion against a “winning” coach who encouraged brutality and bullying and ignored concussions and other serious injuries to his players. An engaging, candid, often grim, often wry account of growing up in Pittsburgh’s African-American community in the 1950’s and early 60’s. This book should be read by young athletes, their coaches and their mentors.
Memoir Writing Maps
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Series: The Memoir Writing Guides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Want to write better memoir? Memoir Writing Maps shows you proven ways to access pertinent, detailed memories that make for vivid, interesting lifestories. The book is full of tested strategies to explore memories that add meaning to a story (and its characters) so that your tale comes alive. "Maps" is especially useful for a writer who claims to be blocked or unable to remember. Great value.
Tomorrow?
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Now that I am older I have learned much from many yesterdays and tomorrows and even so, I am still looking forward to my next tomorrow.
King of the Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I’m sure you’ve heard this cliché: “Think of your life’s journey as a river.” Therapists and Self-help gurus use it all the time. Well, I have my own cliché: “Rivers are created by God’s tears.” I believe in both cliches. I grew up encircled by rivers – the Missouri and the Sun. I grew up fly-fishing. I grew up dreaming and grew older destroying. For drunks destroy both dreams and lives.
Showing Heart: The True Story of How One Boy Defied the Odds
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Showing Heart is the heart-rending story of how one family comes together to live life fully in the face of adversity. Torn by grief and disappointment, Henry and Leighann struggle to come to grips with their son’s fatal diagnosis. With his tiny heart beating precariously outside of his body, they strive to fight for his life while balancing the needs and emotions of their two young daughters.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home
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Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Growing up in an era still unfamiliar with ADHD, Tomes provides a unique perspective in a birth-21 account of an erratic childhood. Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of a personal war on boredom are expressed with blunt force drama and brutal honesty.