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Sacada del Polvo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A pesar de un trasfondo de abuso infantil, dislexia e infidelidad matrimonial, Avis realizó su primer viaje internacional de misiones a la edad de cincuenta años. La Iglesia, la Escuela y el Orfanato que ella fundó en el norte del Perú, fue el resultado tanto de su dolor como de su obediencia radical al Señor, sacando del polvo a miles de personas. Esta convincente historia es de una mujer común y
Anton Chekov - A Mini Biography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This book is a mini biography about one of Russia's greatest playwrights and writers. Anton Chekov is well known for plays The Cherry Orchard and The Seagull. If you don't have time to sit down and read a longer book about Chekov's life and his work then this mini biography is the quick and easy way to discover fascinating facts.
É Assim Não É
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah! Mas fui-o confirmando ao longo da vida. É mesmo pecado. E na primeira escola ficou completamente claro. Foi uma das primeiras vezes em que morri. «A menina anda com o fio ao pescoço por fora da bata porquê? Não tem vergonha? A dar nas vistas. É para os rapazes a verem?
A Different Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was born in Scotland in 1946 to a large family of 11 children. At the age of 16 Alice moved to London to work for the Royal Household, whilst there she met her future husband, a member of the Household Cavalry. Alice has three grandchildren.
For the Love of Long Shots: A Memoir on Democracy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,480. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Bones Kendall. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Shawn Casey O'Brien's literary memoir For The Love Of Long Shots looks at the off-beat, humane possibilities as a rag tag group of disabled rebels lay the groundwork for a bloodless, democratic revolution by getting out the vote. Follow the true story of how O'Brien registered 100,000 disabled voters as well as their friends and family members in California in the 1990s.
Forgiveness
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Aurora House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Macky's unfolding life brought insecurity and inner turbulence. Disturbing thoughts overshadowed her strong intuitive self, heightened during four decades of debilitating painful cyclic migraines. She is coming full circle, gaining insight into how words and actions, have overloaded her sensitive body. Spiritual healing has taken place as a natural course of her continued trust and belief.
In from the Rain - a Journey of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of how faith grew in a boy as he grew towards adulthood, and left behind many beliefs of his upbringing.
Heroine Tracks
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Essay » Author profile
Aisha Raison, author of Speaking in Cursive and Other Adventures of Little Girl Blue, introduces essays and poetry on the Independent Black Woman, relationships, love and social issues.
Confessions From A 30-Day Romance - Part 2
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Camila, I fell deeply in love with you but I know I will never have you. You must forgive me. I am sorry for all the emotional pain, disappointments and tears I caused you. I understand you may find it hard in forgiving me but I am not always this way. This is not who I am. You are a beautiful and wonderful woman and I never meant to do this to you but you must find it in your heart to forgive me.
A Short Biography of Pope John XXIII
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A very short biography of Angelo Roncalli better known as the blessed Pope John XXIII who headed the Catholic Church from 1958 until his death in 1963.
Sir Harry Gibbs: Without fear or favour
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Price: $2.36 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This biography concerns one of Queensland's and Australia's most distinguished lawyers and jurists, Sir Harry Gibbs. Born in Ipswich in 1917, he studied law at the University of Queensland before going on to a legal career of great accomplishment, culminating in his taking the top position in the Australian judicial system. He was Chief Justice of the Australian High Court from 1981-1987.
Scholars and Gentlemen
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Price: $1.57 USD. Words: 147,970. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are a number of remarkable families who have made their mark on Australian life in the 20th century — Street, Kent-Hughes, Bonython, Cilento, Durack, Mackerras — are some that spring instantly to mind. It has been my purpose to illustrate this by tracing the diverse careers of the Mackerras family and assessing the contribution they have made to the development of this country.
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life
Rider Haggard: His Extraordinary Life and Colonial Work
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first hand witness, the author himself.
My Military Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Isolated World
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
The Dancing Debutante
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Elfrida Eden was born into a distinguished family – her uncle was a Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden. As one of the last true ‘debs’ she mingled with the stars. She auditioned for Judy Garland and turned down Norman Wisdom’s offer of a film role. She also turned Sean Connery down when he made a pass at her at a party after being cast as James Bond.
In Search of Oneness - A Memoir of Hope and Healing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
An attempt to define this memoir is like trying to define life in one breath. You are invited to bear witness to the power of a single vision experienced by a five-year-old girl. Lou’s vision carries, holds and guides her through years of silence and being silenced. Step inside these pages and walk this winding path of hope, healing and transformation with Annette/Lou.
Um Grande Menino
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O menino que nasceu em uma humilde família O menino que mal possuía vestes na meninice O menino que teve uma infância dura e traumática O menino que se tornou operador
A Pearl Necklace
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Pearl Necklace is the compelling true story of a Chinese American's struggles and victories strung together throughout life, weaving sorrows, joys, and lessons learned to create a beautiful masterpiece of inspiration and brilliance. MiXue reaches beyond the depths of her Chinese roots and the heights of the American dream to find her most profound identity and fulfillment beyond herself.