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Mr. Olcott's Skies: An Old Book and a Youthful Obsession
By Thomas Watson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
The story of how an old book and a small telescope shaped a passion for stargazing, and how that passion was lost and then rediscovered over the course of a lifetime.
Barfußkinder: Eine Kindheit in der Zwischenkriegszeit
By Berta Margreiter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: German. Published: April 6, 2012 by Edition Tirol. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Berta Margreiter zählt zu den bekanntesten Mundartdichterinnen Tirols. In diesem Buch beschreibt sie die Zeit ihrer Kindheit und Jugendzeit während der Zwischenkriegsjahre in der Wildschönau.
A Reflected Life II
By Cyn Bagley
Series: A Reflected Life, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This ebook contains ten memoirs and reflections of life in the last few years. It includes "Why I write," "Life in Germnay," and "Bigfoot Lives." This collection is about travel and attitudes of a small-town girl, who has left her roots.
Visions of My Father: Ode to Killer Joe
By MaryJo Romano
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
His hand gripped my bicycle seat as he ran alongside me that warm summer day. Even though he was young and strong, he was breathing heavily, keeping me upright while we made our way down the street. “Don’t let go me go, Daddy,” I said as I steadied myself. “I won’t let go of you; not until you can do it on your own.” I want to share my Dad, Joe Romano, with you and what a wonderful father he was!
John Wayne: The Westerns
By David Morrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Few film actors had the lasting popularity of John Wayne, especially when he appeared in westerns. In this comprehensive essay, Rambo-creator David Morrell analyzes Wayne’s career in westerns and explores his fascinating, complex personality, including his Latin studies in high school and his skills as a chess player. Even Wayne’s most knowledgeable fans will be surprised by this insightful essay.
Anne of the Borders - The Story of Anne Hepple, Author, 1877-1959 - by Mary Rawnsley & Wendy Bell Scott
By Mary Rawnsley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Written to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Anne Hepple, novelist, who lived most of her life in Northumberland and Berwickshire. Her books, which often feature thinly-disguised local places have been read and enjoyed worldwide. Print Version Published 2009.
All about Dhirubhai Ambani-A Rags to Riches Story
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 208. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Life history of Dhirubhai Ambani is like a very remote dream materializing at a very rapid pace. Who could have thought that the son of a poor school teacher from a small village of Gujarat would come to be the richest man in India and among the fifty richest people in the world?
forget the Kardashians - You won't BELIEVE what just happenned to me ! Chapter 1
By Samara Pope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The extraordinary life of ordinary me . . . People call me the real life bold and the beautiful. Some even say that I am so jinxed that I should have my own TV show or camera crew following me around because you just don’t know what’s going to happen to me next. It’s like my life’s script was written by the heavenly soap opera team who are determined to keep things hot and explosive.
The Marilyn Monroe Story. (60 Year Anniversary Edition)
By Campfire Publishing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Campfire Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The original 1954 book! This is the Official digital release of the rare and very collectable first book entirely devoted to Marilyn Monroe. This edition includes all of the original text and photos.  This is the first time this book has been available since 1954.   The book was originally written by talk show legend Joe Franklin.
The smoke of the fatherland
By Joseph
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: Russian. Published: April 5, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Прошло три года, как я прочла это повествование. Мне было интересно читать. Может быть потому, что это и о моей матери, и о моей бабушке, и о деде, которого я представляю только из разговоров между дядей и матерью.
Alice and Victoria
By George Geisinger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The escapades of a confirmed bachelor.
Das Leben und Sterben des Maximilian
By Ham Pash Chadaev
Price: $13.10 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: German. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Einen sicheren Weg, wie Ihr Kind drogenabstinent bleibt, kann Ihnen niemand sagen. Aber es gibt Wege, wie man sein Kind nachhaltig schwächt, so dass Abhängigkeiten so gut wie vorprogrammiert werden. Hier finden Sie das wahre Leben und Sterben des Maximilian und seine Historie in Bezug auf sein Selbstwertgefühl.
Remembrance
By George Geisinger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A portrait of the artist as a young man. Glory days in a young girl's eye. A collection of short stories
Adventure With a Glass Eye
By Julie Anita Raymond
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Young Graham Laycock is cheerful, confident, precocious and assertive. Tragedy strikes when he is nine years old, and for two years he is without hope.
Trolling - Bacon Strips
By Zardoz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
This book revolves around survival in the outdoors.
From Snow to Sand
By Valentin Lycho
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Valentin Lycho’s "From Snow to Sand" is an autobiography written simply and honestly, and provides a unique insight into the life of a civilian family at the Eastern Front of World War II. Surviving the devastation and terrifying horrors of war, they later found themselves as immigrants on the other side of the world where they faced the difficulties of beginning a new life in a new country.
Of Course! How Many Light Bulbs Does It Take to Change?
By Ian Patrick
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 72,940. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by D. Patrick Miller. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
In his first book, Ian Patrick frankly discusses some of the toughest challenges known to students of A Course in Miracles. Now, in one volume, Fearless Books presents the best of Ian’s insights and personal revelations selected from over 100 editions of the United Kingdom's highly respected Course newsletter, Miracle Worker.
Through the Storms of Life!
By Kottia Tsotsi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Knocked down is permitted, Knocked out is not! This is my real life story and teaching. It is my biography and a testimony of my ailment involving muscle and nerve failure in my legs that lasted 7 years. I hope this book becomes encouragement and inspiration to those who go through real storms in life.
Girl from the Gulches
By Ellen Baumler
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,210. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by Montana Historical Society Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This detailed memoir recalls a young pioneer’s journey from the Great Plains to childhood on the Western frontiers to life on the Flathead Indian Reservation as wife of the Indian agent. A forbidden sled ride, the creaking of the hangman’s rope, her father giving the last of their water to his dying mule; Ronan recounts her experiences with vivid clarity and warmth.
Sahut. À la croisée du Temps et de la Foi.
By Bruno Sahut
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 65,920. Language: French. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
7000 ans d'histoire, du 1er Testament à la Bible, du Coran aux Textes Védiques jusqu'à 2012: la fin du monde et la Prophétie Maya. Un fil conducteur unique: Sahut, mon nom de famille et mon histoire 666 ans après le massacre des Templiers, un vendredi 13.