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Ring around the Moon..Ghost Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are short stories of the ghost stories and legends I have grown up with here in South Alabama.
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family, is just that, a single day, narrated by Gina Rowell. It is an account of Gina and her four children being homeless and has to call the family van home. The events of this particular day stand out because everything that can possibly go wrong does. Gina doesn't want to forget days like this one so she writes it down.
If You Fly... Don't Crash!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“There are old pilots, and there are bold pilots, but there are no old bold pilots.” — W.W. Windstaff The author piloted Air Force heavy jets for over two decades, in peacetime and wartime. IF YOU FLY… DON’T CRASH! (Confessions of a White-knuckle Pilot) highlights some of the good, the bad, and the simply silly aspects of aviation experienced during his thousands of hours airborne.
Grandfather (A Memoir)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Written as a memorial to the author's grandfather, this short memoir starts by telling a brief history of his grandfather's life, and then goes on to recount the events and circumstances surrounding his death and funeral. The author concludes by reflecting on what happened and stating the lessons he learnt from the loss.
Производные Нуля: Дневник Структуратора
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,260. Language: Russian. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Путеводитель по миру финансового инжиниринга и структурных продуктов от лица русского инсайдера. Влад Горячев проработал 15 лет в западных банках - в Нью Йорке, Лондоне и Москве - в роли структуратора и трейдера деривативов. Начиная с простейших инструментов, автор объясняет устройство и механизмы действия все более сложных производных, эволюцию банковских продуктов и причины кризиса 2008 года.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 1)
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Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: Some children are incredibly nice. A boy named Jacob made his mother a glass of strawberry-flavored milk. He left it in the refrigerator along with this note: “Dear Mom, This is for you, I understand how hard you work, and I know you love strawberry milk so, I made this for you. :) Jacob.”
Without Sight but Full of Vision
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,580. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his youth, singer/actor Mario Bonds was hit with blindness, abuse, abandonment, homelessness and more, but still succeeds. A memoir of inspiration and fight.
Average Joe: An Autobiography of a Working Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,830. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many years ago we gave my parents a computer. When they asked, “What will we do with it?” we suggested that they write their life stories. This is Dad’s life story, in his own words.
Mrs. Levitt's Class
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Price: Free! Words: 26,820. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
• Mrs. Levitt’s Class is a group of people who were students of Phyllis Levitt’s during her career at Dover High School. The basic premise is: Hey, we’re not 17 anymore, so maybe we can recognize some of the things she taught us—and take a moment to say thanks.
Gone Critical
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Gone Critical" is the story of real events that took place several years ago when I fell into a coma.
A Life in Perspective
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Jewish adolescent of 16 years escaping from Nazi Germany, landing in South America poor and unknowing the local language. Enjoying an happy family life until disrupted by cancer of family members and his own. Looking back on his long life, though full of tragic and hilarious experiences, he judges: “Yes, it was worthwhile!”, last but not least due to his regular practice of Meditation.
Seoul Survivor; Gangnam Style - A Viral Phenomenon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Psy, the K-Pop singer who became an international star overnight, is on a World tour on the back of 'Gangnam Style'; this decade’s version of the 'Macarena.' “The mindset of this dance is to dress classy and dance cheesy,” Psy (the man behind “Gangnam Style”) told Ellen DeGeneres. But there is also hidden a serious message of inequality and irrational exuberance in those Korean lyrics.
Cotswolds Memoir: Discovering a Beautiful Region of Britain on a Quest to Buy a 17th Century Cottage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An English actress and comedy writer returns from Hollywood to her homeland to buy a cottage in the Cotswolds,the most beautiful part of Britain. Her exciting search turns into a laugh-out-loud, good life, foodie, meet the eccentric locals, explore the idyllic Cotswolds fun read as she finds the sense of community lacking in her urban existence and decides 'It doesn't get much better than this!'
Early Retirement; The Real Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Retirement is a strange culture and way of life compared to a working life. People have different values. For instance the work ethic can be a handicap. This book provides 18+ years of insight and humor into this social environment. See the attempts of this very early retiree to have fun by motorhome travel, travel eastern North America by boat, wintering in Florida and various other challenges.
Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Imagine being a 14 year-old boy who takes a classmate on a bike ride one spring evening. In the days to follow, the classmate is found dead and you stand accused of rape and murder.
The Esther Vice House
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
During the Spring of 1929, a terrible accident changes the life course of Esther Clark, a young teacher in rural Indiana.
Girls Succeed: Stories Behind the Careers of Successful Women
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Careers
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An interactive e-book filled with dreams and passion to inspire, entertain, and empower girls. Fifteen remarkable career women in a variety of occupations share their stories about their work and the path they took to become successful in their careers. A Study Guide to accompany Girls Succeed is available.
The Right Thing
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 123,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
This is a true account of a four-month period in Dr. Banting’s life, where she was faced with a life or death choice after lodging with strangers she “met” on the Internet. Dr. Banting highlights the plight of the forgotten who suffer silently in homes that could be in your neighborhood.
Have You Ever Considered Modeling? This Is My Scam Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Somehow on my way to pursuing a modeling career I got scammed. Now I am sharing my story to help raise awareness of how easy it is for aspiring models to be tricked.
Closed On Tuesdays
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Price: Free! Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
Living the dream! For many Australians that dream is travelling around this great land of ours. How much better if we can take the comforts of home with us? That's just what my wife and I did. We bought a caravan to take with us on our journeys. Some people thought we were mad; others would have loved to be bold enough to do the same thing. Come along, strap yourself in and join us.