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Bob Geldof: The Joe Jackson Interviews Plus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Live Aid mastermind Bob Geldof once told his fellow Irishman and journalist Joe Jackson he would never update his 1986 autobiography 'Is That It.' Joe Jackson now suggests that "in ways the two interviews, each roughly 10,000 words long, and two thirds of which has never been previously published, from 1989 and 2001, that make up my book about Bob are, in ways an update of his autobiography.
Fraud on the Court: One Adoptee's Fight to Reclaim his Identity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In his startling new memoir, Mike Chalek reveals how the adoption practices of the "Baby Scoop Era" led to his fraudulent placement with an adoptive family that had purchased him for $200 from a well-known baby broker. He delves into the details of his highly charged quest to reunite with his family of origin, and we get a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties faced by many adult adoptees.
Sons of Suicide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insightful, viscerally emotional memoir, Sons of Suicide relates the story of a young man’s life after losing his Mother to suicide—and succeeding, in spite of experiencing one of the most devastating tragedies known to man.
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
Tread Softly: Bullying and the Death of Phoebe Prince
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The 2010 suicide of Irish transplant Phoebe Prince in small-town Massachusetts garnered worldwide attention. Her story has been told in thousands of newspaper and magazine stories and television shows. But the true story is only now being told, and it's much worse than anyone knew.
Out of Order, Story no. 2
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Out of Order, Story no. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Born Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
I was surprised by my own voice; it was trembling. There was a clear silence, absorbing what I had to say that evening... I tried to tell the truth about my rebirth, to give my testimony about the gift of all gifts.
Big Hawaii Kayak Adventure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The true story of best friends who come face to face with whales ,dolphins, and turtles dodging wind and waves on the 16 day kayak adventure around the Big Island of Hawaii, never before attempted. The author is a leg amputee but doesn’t let that hamper the progress on their marathon paddle of over 300 miles, fishing for their food and camping on the most secluded, pristine beaches in the world.
The Sky Behind Me: A Memoir of Flying & Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Byron Edgington capped a forty-year aviation career in 2005 to return to college and to write. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in English from The Ohio State University in June 2012 at age 63. His flying experience includes 12,500 hours of logged time in twenty different military and commercial aircraft, corporate, ENG, charter and tour flying.
Blond Today Bald Tomorrow: living life with alopecia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,040. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Stephanie Weed, a free-spirited teenager, had lived a carefree life when baldness became her reality. Diagnosed with alopecia—a skin disease resulting in hair loss—Stephanie lost her eyebrows and eventually all of her hair. Both poignant and comedic, Blond Today Bald Tomorrow, is the true story of Stephanie’s struggles as she learns to cope with being hairless for the rest of her life.
God's On Our Side, Sweetie! But The Devil Has Control!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,020. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Larry and Deborah have been forced, through their tenacity towards justice, to fight for it all alone, while shockingly uncovering federal and other crimes that concern anyone with an account of any type in a financial institution; relies on attorneys, real estate and medical professionals; trusting our USA Constitution or conducting business today.
Inspirations: Alice, Pooh, and Peter Too
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Literary
This publication provides informative accounts touching on the lives of Lewis Carroll, Alan Alexander Milne and James Matthew Barrie, and what inspired them to create some of the most endearing and enduring characters of Children's literature.
Climbing Mountains - How I succeeded in business and how you can too!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is the truth about my journey from the humblest of beginnings to becoming a successful businessman. I want this book to be an inspiration to anyone seeking success in their life. I've had more knock-backs than I care to remember. I've faced bankruptcy, physical violence, extortion and heartbreaking poverty. This is the story of how I didn't give in. It's the story of how, if you put your mind
Isabella's Torch: A Thanksgiving Memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A 16th century French Christmas carol. Seconds on ice cream. Mom's lime-pineapple Jell-o mold and Dad's secret stuffing recipe. Storifying. This Thanksgiving-themed micro memoir combines holidays past and present, stirring up a gentle reminder that wherever family is on the fourth Thursday in November, we're home.
The Story of Charlie Yandle
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Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: British English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of Charlie Yandle, who came to live in Martock for 8 glorious years.
Kickstart My Heart
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Carnival of Dating Disasters: An hilarious, raw account of separation and divorce en route to new love.
Memoirs of an Emergency Nurse
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,160. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
a gripping memoir of the life of an emergency nurse in a regional trauma centre. what really goes on behind those waiting room doors. entertaining and sobering, this book should be read by anyone wanting a nursing career.
Grandpa Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It all started one day, when BJ and Darrian giggled at me and made fun of how I started so many things that I said to them with the phrase, " When I was a boy .. ". But Grandpa Stories is not about being their grandpa so much as a collection of stories of how I was lucky enough to grow up to be their Grandpa. I have always loved great story telling and I hope you do as well
Meeting the Black
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Meeting the Black is a powerful and emotional piece written by Tom Piccirilli describing what he was going through, both mentally and physically, before and after his recent operation. 100% of the sales amounts of this and his other Crossroad Press titles, both eBook and audiobook, will continue to go to Tom to assist with his medical bills associated with his cancer treatment.