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So you want to 'B' a Beekeeper?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Thrills and Spills of a beekeeping family. First volume of a trilogy, this volume covers the family beginning beekeeping years between 1960-1972. Located in Southern Oregon, during a time of innocence and wild natural bounty,in a backwoods environment.
Greatest Bowlers: Anil Kumble
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Series: Greatest Bowlers, Book 1. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket
Kumble bagged 619 Test wickets, and he is the third-highest wicket taker in the world. He is only behind Muttiah Muralitharan and Shane Warne, as of 2012.
Journey To Josie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
A Chinese-American adopts a child from China and, along the way, addresses some long-buried issues from being raised in a small California town where his family was the sole Chinese family.
The Lesson of the Lost Horse: A Chinese-American Journey of Hope and Love
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An exhilarating, inspirational page-turner of poignant childhood memories, culture shock, high-tech revolution, global travels, corporate intrigue, uncompromising love, and one woman's search for her Chinese-American identity—set in rural Portuguese Macau and modern-day Chicago.
Against Heavy Odds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,030. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Against Heavy Odds is the story of how little guy Eddie Swanson ended up becoming a world champion power lifter. This “little guy makes it big” tale will make you an Eddie Swanson fan and have you cheering for all the things he stands for in life.
Choices
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brutally honest search for psychological self-awareness. One mans’ story of battling drug addiction, alcohol abuse, incarceration and his own demons. Autobiographically, the writer invites us to share a disturbingly frank journey, living on the streets of England, surviving horrors and committing horrific acts upon him self and others.
Vivekananda For You
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Price: $10.00 USD. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Vivekananda For You is a compilation of some of Swami Vivekananda's masterpieces in the forms of lectures, writings, poems and letters that will add value and meaning to our lives.
The Singing Elms - The Autobiography of Lauris Elms
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 124,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sir Charles Mackerras: Lauris in her day was one of the great Australian Singers. now she has added writing to her achievements. Dame Joan Sutherland: i am sure this book will be avidly read by the opera and concert going public, and that they will have almost as much pleasure from it as i have.
Leftovers - Remembrance of Duty
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Memoirs of a combat veteran and the brothers and sisters at arms he served with.
A Few Choice Words: The Fine Art of Talking to People Who Don't Speak Your Language
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages
THIS COLLECTION of anecdotes and stories has been adapted from journals the author kept in the 70s while traveling abroad with her husband, Harry, then an out-of-work musician who came up with a unique idea for how to be paid to travel abroad with all expenses reimbursed. The book humorously illustrates how Harry communicated with people in many different countries who had little or no English.
O homem que sabia perdoar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 14, 2013 by Francisco Faus, Jr. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Um homem havia perdido vários parentes, assassinados durante a Guerra Civil espanhola por milícias do grupo republicano. Estava desconsolado, e queria erguer no local do assassinato – um cruzamento de estradas – uma grande cruz, como memória do crime ali cometido. Entendia-o como um ato de justiça: não deixar cair no esquecimento a barbárie promovida contra os seus familiares.
Love Among the Ruins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A World War II love story, and a true story. Arthur Robinson serves in the US Army in North Africa and Italy. Silvana Rigacci is a young woman living in Florence. When they meet by chance, love manages to bloom among the horrors of war.
Meadowbrook
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Price: Free! Words: 24,980. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories, some true, others fiction. Which is which? You may be surprised.
Starting Over, The Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Mosher Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book will share Nicko Widjaja's experience to future young entrepreneurs. He made money and lost money, built a team and disbanded a team. Nicko Widjaja believe a combination of mistakes and correct takes that make you more agile, resilient and sensible in making judgments. Entrepreneurship had changed Nicko Widjaja's perspectives in looking at life. And he believe it'll do the same to you.
Stealing Sunlight: Growing Up in Irishtown
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Funny, sad and harsh, with the bitter ring of truth, this extraordinary memoir of Dublin in the 1940s and 1950s recreates a forgotten community. Angeline Kearns Blain looks back with love and grief at the hardships of her youth, celebrating the warmth and kindness of the neighbours and family who helped each other to survive, stealing sunlight where they could.
A Lifetime of Small Adventures
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An adventurer’s stories from childhood to senior years including crash landing in a small plane in rural Mexico and surviving numerous close-call hitchhiking experiences. At age 64, when turned down by the Peace Corps’ medical department, Bill and his wife sold their home and moved to Peru where they created their own volunteer opportunities. If you love adventure, this book's for you.
Nothing Vanishes, Memoir of a Life Transformed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,380. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nothing Vanishes offers an intimate exploration of family history in which the searing question persists: Am I Enough?
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms.  While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself.  Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
The Summit Seeker
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
In The Summit Seeker, Vanessa Runs explores trail and ultra running on an emotional, psychological, and spiritual level. Her vivid descriptions of spectacular trails call you into wild places where you will find rugged beauty, expansive wilderness, and deep personal insights. Vanessa's stories of struggle, hunger, and adventure appeal to our most primitive drive as a species: to survive.
Himmler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Sascha von Bornheim. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Heinrich Himmler, one of the most enigmatic and mysterious figures of the Third Reich, comes to life in this gripping biography! Leader of the SS, Himmler was perhaps the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, behind only Hitler himself...