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Sea Tales: The Guardianship
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Llumina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
People travel through many different stages on the road of life. Many philosophies underscore our identities and help us rationalize our good fortune. Sometimes, productive professionals forget that they are able to live the American dream because of little more than a bit of talent and a bit of luck.
Lessons Learned - Five Years; The Start of My Growth as a Human Being
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Lemon Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Growing up is tough. Even tougher when your parents have it out for you. Ranger Bill bravely opens up his past to allow us to peek into the horrors lying in wait. Horrors that taught him from an early age that evil does exist. And sometimes, we call it “Mother.” Five Years is the first book in a series on Ranger Bill’s remarkable life.
Sarah's Tree
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Sarah’s Tree” is my story. I wrote it from memory and it’s as I remember it. While I have embellished parts of it in the hope it allowed the story to flow, it’s still the story my friend insisted I write, and now, I hope you will allow me to share it with you. Some of it is sad. Some of it might seem unusual, but hopefully, some of it will also make you laugh.
Paradise Found, and Lost: Odyssey in Chile
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Series: Humanist Memoir ยท Krutein Memoirs, Book 2. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014 by Amador Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eva Krutein's adventure continues with the family's nine years in Chile, where they are warmed by the beauty of the land and the openness of the people. Eva is sensitive to social injustice and machismo, and senses the pending violence of revolution and counter-revolution. As in part 1 of the Krutein memoir, "Eva's War," we see important world events from a new perspective.
Speaking for the Child: An Autobiography and a Challenge
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the name implies, this is my story. Speaking for the Child depicts my experience going through public schools and facing adulthood with a slowly increasing visual and hearing loss. It spans forty years and offers my unique perspective on many events that happened between the late sixties through the twenty-first century
Sunrise Where My Heart Is
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Llumina Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
During the final year of World War II, Deborah Little’s father was stationed in Hollandia, New Guinea and Manila, Philippines Island. A series of essays, reflections, and letters her parents wrote to each other from November 1944 to December 1945, these writings are personal, yet have universal appeal as we mourn the passing of the “Greatest Generation.”
Handcuff Secrets
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 23,940. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by A. Datta. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Performing-arts items
In this volume, Houdini demonstrates with photographs, the various methods of undoing locks, handcuffs, straitjackets and kindred devices. He travels to various countries of the world and takes on the greatest performers in his sphere, of many lands. The man whom no lock could restrain wrote seven books, all of them bestsellers and was very unbiased and objective with his pen.
This is me - a monkey in the music
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Is it possible that a photographer's hiding beyond a journalist? A writer beyond a photographer and beyond a drop-out someone who's quite willing to have a career - but by his own rules and at his own time and place?
The Widow Wave: A True Courtroom Drama of Tragedy at Sea
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Tort and liability
Real courtroom story that reads like a suspense novel. "An intelligently told true story of honor, integrity and justice. The Widow Wave reminded me of The Perfect Storm, played out in a taut courtroom thriller. Jacobs masterfully weaves the harrowing tale of the last voyage of Aloha, and courtroom battle that followed. A great read." -- Robert Dugoni, NYT bestselling author of 'My Sister's Grave'
Emilia Clarke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Clarke won the 2011 EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama for her role as Daenerys. In 2013, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards. She was voted the most desirable woman in the world by Askmen readers in 2014.
Hugh Hefner - 1926 - Playboy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"If it was wrong to persecute heterosexuals in a homosexual society then the reverse was wrong, too."
Ian Somerhalder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,890. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Together with his The Vampire Diaries co-stars Candice Accola and Michael Trevino, Somerhalder supports the It Gets Better Project, which makes it a goal to prevent suicide among LGBT youth associated with The Trevor Project.
Justin Bieber - Biography
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Mallette posted a video of the performance on YouTube for their family and friends to see. She continued to upload videos of Bieber singing covers of various R&B songs, and Bieber's popularity on the site grew.
Kit Harrington
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,990. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
He will appear alongside Jeff Bridges in the upcoming film Seventh Son, currently set for a February 2015 release. In addition, he will play the character of Roland Leighton, main character's love interest, in Testament of Youth, which is expected to be released in 2015.
Miley Cyrus - Disney to Scandals
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
On July 22, 2008, Cyrus released her second studio album Breakout, which she said was inspired by "what's been going on in my life in the past year."
Robin Williams - R.I.P
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Most of Williams' acting career was in film, although he gave some performances on stage as well (notably as Estragon in a production of Waiting for Godot with Steve Martin). His first film was the 1977 comedy Can I Do It 'Till I Need Glasses? His performance in Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) resulted in Williams being nominated for an Academy Award.
Paul Walker - 12.09.1973 - 30.11.2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In March 2010, Walker went to Constitución, Chile to offer his help and support to the people injured in the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that struck on February 27. He flew with his humanitarian aid team, Reach Out Worldwide, to Haiti to lend a helping hand to the 2010 Haiti earthquake victims.
Marylin Monroe - 1926 - 1962
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ida refused, as she knew Gladys was unstable and the situation would not benefit her young daughter. Gladys pulled Ida into the yard, then quickly ran back to the house and locked herself in. Several minutes later, she walked out with one of Albert Bolender's military duffel bags.
Ariana Grande
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2008, Grande played the role of Charlotte in the musical 13 on Broadway, for which she won a National Youth Theatre Association Award.
Leonardo DiCaprio - Succesful without Oscar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He attended Seeds Elementary School and graduated from John Marshall High School a few blocks away, after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. DiCaprio spent part of his childhood in Germany with his maternal grandparents, Wilhelm and Helene. He speaks German fluently.