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Dear Martl, a companion to the book Dear Hanna, is based on Hanna's journal and on letters she wrote to her husband, Martl, on the Eastern Front during World War II.
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 113,200. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
“Dear Martl, a companion to the book “Dear Hanna” presents a story of the trouble and hardship women had to endure while their men were engaged on the front during World War II.
Secret Storms: A Mother and Daughter, Lost then Found
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The year is 1964. A pregnant, nineteen-year-old debutante is confined to a mental hospital until she gives birth. A loving middle-class couple adopts the baby girl from Catholic Charities. In this award-winning memoir, a mother and daughter recount the stories of their lives. Written in two distinct and deeply expressive voices, their stories seamlessly meld together toward a breathtaking ending.
Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Mickey Mantle: Inside and Outside the Lines is different from any other Mickey Mantle book. It was written for baseball lovers and Mantle fans who will live vicariously through it's author Tom Molito.
How to Be Rich, Thin and Happy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
“How to Be Rich, Thin and Happy” tells the story of Sharon Mitchell’s global journey of self-discovery, through which the secrets of health, wealth and wisdom unfolded before her. The answers for every woman are woven through this amazing story that takes place in some of the world’s most intriguing and exotic locations.
Once a Pulp Man: The Secret Life of Judson P. Philips as Hugh Pentecost
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Once a popular mystery writer, Judson P. Philips rose through the ranks of pulp fiction magazines, achieving success as Hugh Pentecost. Years later, he established a summer stock theater that launched several careers. Despite personal success and professional achievement, Philips maintained he was a failure. Audrey Parente examines the complicated life and career of a complex artist.
Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother's Unconditional Love
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Happens When You Search for Hope? Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother’s Unconditional Love is an inspirational memoir about a mother’s love for her special needs son with heartfelt stories and a triumphant spirit of overcoming insurmountable challenges. From caretaker to advocate role, author Barbara Huntress Tresness wants to share “you are not alone and hope does exist”.
John Mullan: Soldier, Explorer, Road Builder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,290. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016 by Stewart Nash. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Captain John Mullan is one of the unsung heroes of the American northwest. At a time when the Union was coming unglued, Capt. Mullan lead a team of engineers and road-builders through the Cascade and upper Rocky Mountains to form the first system of roads. The groundwork he laid later became the U.S. highway system and even part of Interstate 90.
Lingering Ghosts of War and Peace
Price: Free! Words: 98,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A search involving ghosts from World War I and afterwards leads towards some during the Cold War at high levels in Australia, the US, Britain and the Soviet Union
The Struggle for a Better Future
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The Struggle For A Better Future is a firsthand look into the real struggles of an entrepreneur with a dream to make a difference in the world. It follows the failures, triumphs, and important lessons learned by technology titan Thorsten U. Reinhardt. You will learn about the truly dynamic nature of life as an entrepreneur, and get a feel for the challenges and potential payoffs that lie ahead.
The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of: The Cinema of John Huston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
An excellent survey into the career of John Huston, the actor, screenwriter & director with an informative, entertaining text. Huston's screenwriting credits feature many mega-hits such as "The Maltese Falcon"; "Sergeant York"; "High Sierra"; "The Killers"; "Jezebel"; "Murders in the Rue Morgue" among the few. But, he is best known for directing "The Maltese Falcon".
FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling, Traveling the World, and Other Adventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by Alan Cook. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bonny Cook left teaching in 1966 and entered the business world as a programmer. She joined Xerox Corporation in 1973 and worked her way up to vice president, against the background of the women’s movement. She also traveled to all seven continents and had many adventures along the way. The knowledge she gained will be useful for anybody working in business today.
A Wolf in God’s Country "The third book in the Wolf series"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Wolf in God’s Country is the story of a young boy in the 1940’s, growing up in a rural environment with his best friends; his horse Honey Gal and his dog Ring. The story chronicles their exciting and sometimes dangerous adventures. It is a heartwarming story of a red blooded American boy and his childhood with Honey Gal & Ring by his side in an era long past.
Michael & Maria
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Folkestone, Kent, 1932: An impecunious yet ambitious young Irishman and a charming Italian beauty meet and fall in love. Ignoring family dissension and very different upbringings, they marry and settle down to raise a God-fearing British family. But a world war is brewing…. This tale of roots, upheaval, divisions overcome, living, dying, and a 60-year marriage is ultimately a story of true love.
La Cara Oculta de las Adicciones
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 133,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La Cara Oculta de las Adiciones servirá para difundir una experiencia personal que quizá aporte, con su granito de arena, una ayuda a todos aquellos que desean dejar una adición. Aunque personal, las vivencias narradas no se limitan al autor en particular. Sus experiencias son transversales y reflejan la lucha de uno consigo mismo y contra muchos estereotipos contemporáneos.
Dogs of Meadowbrook
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
From a tiny suburban house to the wild expanse of field and woods that was Meadowbrook, Skip Schwenn and his wife added seven dogs to their family of two over the years. Their rural home evolved into a special place, offering mysteries and wonders. In recounting the lives they shared with their dogs, the author provides an uplifting narrative of those experiences.
Confessions of a Villain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: Australian English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Power of Words. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine yourself to someday be a famous singer? Hang onto your microphone, you’re in for a bumpy ride…  NOA takes you into a world of TV auditions, music videos, profit-seeking producers and a music industry that preys on the vulnerable. Confessions of a Villain is keenly observant and insightful, a guide for others on the road to becoming creative, unique and well-known stars.
Last Dance at the Savoy: Life, Love and Caring for Someone With Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
LAST DANCE AT THE SAVOY is both a personal story about Scott's husband, Geoff Miller, the founding editor of Los Angeles magazine, who lived life fully despite having a terminal illness, and a sharing of her insights on dealing with the day-to-day issues of caring for someone with progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP). *Includes a resource guide. *A percentage of royalties are donated to CurePSP.
Despre vremea cand dansam cu un oras intreg
Price: Free! Words: 57,770. Language: Romanian. Published: April 14, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical , Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Un roman savuros de aventura, plin de peripetiile unui tanar, care ne duce prin experiente traite cu politisti, femei usoare, cluburi, experiente din strainatate,primele iubiri, faze mai mult sau mai putin penibile, in acest roman avem de toate. Daca aveti probleme cu inima acest roman nu va este recomandat. Veti rade cu lacrimi deasemenea. Garantat.
Aripi de hârtie
Price: $7.65 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Romanian. Published: April 14, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
„Nu merge acolo unde te duce viata, ci in directia in care te poarta sufletul.”