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A Way of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,920. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Alec Rainey, who is English, after training in cattle management with the 'gauchos' in Argentina, emigrated to Australia in 1966 to work as a jackeroo on a vast cattle station in the Northern Territory, in the Barkly Tableland. They also taught him the art of fashioning stone spearheads and other skills related to survival.He has used extensive notes he took at the time to write this book.
Footsteps to Freedom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Evacuated from Warsaw at the start of the Second World War, Anna is caught between Nazi air raids and the Russian invasion.After joining the Polish Resistance, she is arrested by Soviet Secret Police, interrogated and sentenced to hard labor in Siberia. Fresh dangers await her as she makes her way to Iran. She gains an insight into the hidden complexities of war and meets many characters.
Hidden Gifts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Staring death in the face of a cancer diagnosis throws the world of this professional single mother and her 9 year old son into sheer chaos. As her world begins to fall apart, she sinks uncontrollably into the suppressed, agonising pain of her abusive childhood. This is a true story of past and present, emotional, physical and spiritual healing written with raw emotion.
Are You Averill?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Are You Averill? is a moving account of the search by an adopted child for her birth parents. We all have a desire to know who we are, where we come from. Not all searches into the past are successful but this heartwarming tale of joy and tragedy told with warmth and humor will spur anyone wanting to make that journey for themselves.
Because You're a Woman
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of a professional woman approaching sixty, reflecting on her life in the light of the traumatic and relentless sexual and emotional abuse she experienced during her childhood, at the hands of her father. Through a combination of engaging prose and compelling, graphic poetry, this book illuminates, with tears and laughter, she trials with long term effects of abuse.
Memoirs of a Flower Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the reality of one flower child, who has survived all the physical and mental illnesses, all the trials and tribulations of those magical, mystical times commonly referred to as the 60's. I am a survivor, and have regained enough health and strength to tell the singular tale of my harrowing experience in life, as a part of a generation.
Pope to the Poor: The Life and Times of Pope Francis (Jorge Mario Bergoglio)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
On March 13, 2013, at 7:06 pm (Central European Time), white smoke was spotted rising from the chimney of the Sistine Chapel where the conclave was being held. It could only mean one thing -- a new pope had been chosen to lead the Catholic Church. Although many did not know the name of Jorge Mario Bergoglio, the Cardinal from Argentina, as he was not predicted to be the new pope by any of the ana
La musique des années hippie - de Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
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Price: $1.28 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
La musique rock des années hippie : progressive, expérimentale, au-delà des limites... De Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Breaking Free
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Chett began his journey with a bicycle trip around the world and a solo trip by foot through India. He then met a spiritual teacher in India who helped him realize that the peace and happiness he was searching for was within. But to find this peace he would first have to face up to everything he was trying to run away from. Breaking Free is the true and inspirational story of Chett's journey.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Beatles de A à Z
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Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dictionnaire Beatles. De 'Abbey Road' à 'Yesterday', l'histoire des chansons, des albums, des grands événements de la vie du groupe.
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
¿Asi Que Desea ‘SER’ Un Apicultor?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Emociones y sobresaltos de una familia apicultora. El primer volumen de una trilogía, este primer título abarca los primeros años en que la familia se inició en la apicultura, entre 1960 y 1972. La historia se ubica en Oregón del sur y relata una época de inocencia y de grandes recompensas de las naturaleza, enmarcadas por un ambiente rústico.
The Lonely House: A Biography of Emily Dickinson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson did not seek out recognition or attempt to change the world around her, even in the smallest way. A private but not antisocial person, she kept her life’s work, and her innermost feelings, almost entirely to herself. Her life was rich in intellectual pursuits, and she had many friends with whom she exchanged witty and brilliant letters, but she rarely left the
Surpasses Understanding
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
A True Story About Finding Love, Forgiveness and Peace in Tragedy
Try Hard To Love Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 213,550. Language: German. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dies ist die Geschichte Michael Jacksons - einer der größten Entertainer der Welt - erzählt aus einer emotional-spirituellen Sicht, die viele offene Fragen beantwortet. Das Buch basiert auf dem Wissen von Menschen, die Michael lange Zeit sehr nahe standen.
Addicted to Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Lana returns to Greece, the last thing she expects is to fall in love. After all, this was the country in which her marriage and psyche had dissolved. But on an exotic Greek island, surrounded by the Mediterranean’s sapphire and topaz brilliance, Lana discovers that truth really is stranger than fiction. ‘A haunting page-turner you’ll devour in one sitting.’
Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman" is a first of its kind comprehensive exploration of the life, controversies, and legacy of Vince McMahon from national bestselling author Michael Essany.
Mosquitos and Singapore
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 98,820. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This true story covers the three years during which a young RAF serviceman was called up for National Service and transported to Singapore from war-torn and rationed England for a “tour of duty” on 81 Photographic Squadron at Seletar Airbase in Singapore.
Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper... Hasn't Stopped Yet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper… Hasn't Stopped Yet" is a compelling, controversial, and completely unauthorized look at Shawn Michaels' legendary career, dubious retirement, and rumored top-secret efforts by some inside the WWE (including Triple H) to coax Michaels out of retirement.