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Investigative Medium - the Awakening
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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Mystery, murder, suspense, and a passionately romantic love story set in a time that history forgot. Laine moved to an 18th Century Maryland plantation and found herself suddenly psychic. Since then, life has never been the same. Join Laine as she journeys from her first clairvoyant experience to acceptance of her gift, with the help of the spirit Jannette, a slave she meets along the way.
The High Price I Had To Pay: Sentenced To 12 ½ Years For Victimizing Lehman Brothers Bank
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Price: Free! Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Voices International Publications Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
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The High Price I Had To Pay is a captivating real-life story written by author Jamila T. Davis, who is currently serving a 12 ½ year prison sentence. Before Lehman’s collapse, Davis was accused of being the 25 year old mastermind who defrauded the bank of millions. But Davis claims the bankers only told half the story!
Life at African Bible University
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Book is a life I experienced while at African Bible University. It has pictures that show you how life can be enjoyable for students.
Bombs and Butterflies: Over the Hill in Laos
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll knew too little about Laos when she stepped off the long boat in Huay Xai. Did you know that Laos is the most bombed country in the world? She didn't. Yet the sight of a flock of butterflies, rising again and again to flutter at sunset, reflect the courage of Laos and her people as they pick themselves up and dares to share their secrets.
Lew Feldman 1930s Jewish Boxer From Brooklyn
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Lew Feldman was a very active boxer in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions of boxing, from 1927-1940. He fought Kid Chocolate for the featherweight championship of the world in 1932. Lew was a native of Scotland but came to Brooklyn early in his life. He was raised on the rough streets of Brownsville. I have used contemporary newspaper accounts to chronicle many of Feldman's bouts.
Landmarks From Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Landmarks From Home is Miguel Baines' fourth collection of easy-to-read poetry. Miguel's work is simple and entertaining, appealing to a wide readership. In Landmarks From Home, Miguel turns his attention toward the best known and most discussed features of the nearby towns and countryside. With a mixture of humour and objectivity, Landmarks From Home will make readers feel like they're present.
Not Like Other Boys, Growing Up Gay by Marlene Fanta Shyer and Christopher Shyer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
In alternating voices, this frank memoir chronicles the long journey mother and son took from a relationship of concealment and shame about Chris's homosexuality to one of acceptance and love. Marlene and Chris tell the story of their parallel lives during the troubled years each of them kept silent about their suspicions, all the while yearning to reveal the truth.
Rush On Boys: Hamilton at War
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
On Sale for a Very Limited Time. Alexander Hamilton's Heroic Service in the American Revolution "It was in battle that he first achieved glory and made a name for himself."
Maturing With God
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is Jerry’s life-story of finding God and growing with Him until He became a personal all powerful loving Father. Jerry grew up in the slums with many problems. Major conflicts seemed to follow him. Some were even life threatening. Devine intervention as Jerry grew because of his dependence on God. He presents scientific proof using Einstein's method that a personal loving God exists.
I Made a Promise
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,450. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2013 by Evangelista Media srl. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One night I fervently prayed to God, “Lord, You say that You exist. My dream is to become a soccer player in Serie A. If You make this dream come true, I’ll be a missionary for You throughout the world.” This is the promise I made to God. He has done His part—now it's my turn.
From the Septic tank to St. Peters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An amusing glimpse into the hazardous and imaginative world of a child obsessed with all things dangerous. Exhausted guardian angels worked overtime to keep this restless soul from picking the locks on heaven's pearly gates, or perhaps blowing them up. Share the bizarre chain of events that were created and surprisingly survived by the author during his journey from early childhood to adolescence.
Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood: Pledging the Pink Sorority
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 94,700. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Diagnosed with breast cancer at age 45,Joanna Chapman confides what it's really like to join the pink ribbon sorority. The author guides the reader through Cancerland, whispering advice as she tackles rugged emotional terrain and unexpected detours, revealing why you should accept those foil-covered casseroles and when to give out "Stupid Passes" for well-meaning but clueless comments.
Lucky - Memoirs Of A Liverpool Lass Growing Up In The 1900's
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,470. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of Eve Fletcher, born into a Liverpool household during the Great Depression of 1927. A heartwarming tale of a young woman who, despite the era she grows up in, considers that she has had an exceptionally fortunate life.
Creative Trail: The Evolution of LCB
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Price: Free! Words: 43,830. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Creative Trail is a compilation of poetry collected over a period of seven years that touches on topics such as love, spirituality, and everyday life situations. The author also provides commentary that shows his evolution over the years as an artist, as well as human being. Readers are encouraged to re-think their purpose, legacy, and how they view the world, including the people in it.
The Great Summer of Philosophy!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This story is brought to light within the court room of serendipity. This ocean-side experience places both Philosophy and Reality on one giant environmental stage. These two forces are soon put into their place by the power of nature. Each scene is weaved together with delightful bits of ongoing action and chunks of humor. Each reader will laugh at one giant act of youthful stupidity.
Ride the Wings of Morning: Letters to and from Africa
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A conventional English girl arrived in South Africa, to help a friend run horseback safaris on a game reserve in the Northern Transvaal. It was 1992. There were yellow road signs declaring "Dit is die Volkstaat". Sophie had heard of "biltong" but knew nothing of Afrikaans culture.
Downright Funny: Extraordinary Scenes From Everyday Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Downright Funny is a collection of true stories that come from my everyday experience.As my friends and family have heard these tales over the years, they have usually ended up laughing hysterically and asking for more.I hope you, too, will find meaning and laughter in the adventures of an ordinary life.
Sightless in Seattle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,850. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Taken straight from her personal journals written during her time at seeing eye-dog school, this delightful book will take the reader along on the journey with two inexperienced individuals, dog and woman, coming together to form a team.
Strip Roads and Sports Cars
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
To many, the three decades recounted in this book can be described as the golden era' of motoring life in southern africa.
Womb Gloom! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This book is the true story of a cancer survivor housewife who was afflicted by Cancer of the Womb.