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An Antipodean Affair
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Working as a simultaneous conference interpreter with United Nations, Valerie Barnes travelled to India, Iran, Nigeria, Zambia and Zaire. She also met and fell in love with Peter, an Australian delegate who had decided to sail single-handed in a 22-foot yacht from England to Australia to separate his past from his future.
Alejandro. La arrolladora marcha de la falange
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,450. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Esta es la historia de Alejandro III, rey de Macedonia, conocido también como Alejandro Magno, cuyas cualidades para la acción fueron demostradas desde muy joven y hasta nuestros dias es considerado uno de los más grandes genios de la guerra de todos los tiempos.
Welcome To My Nightmare
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,800. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What could be worse than being raped by someone in whom you placed your trust? Thousands of veterans and service members know the answer to that question: being raped, and then being shunned and revictimized by your colleagues, comrades, and chain of command – the people with whom you live, work, and upon whom you depend for your very life – while they protect and even promote your attacker.
Mending Broken: A Personal Journey Through the Stages of Trauma + Recovery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,740. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After four years in the darkness of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Teresa woke up--in slow and painful fits and starts. Like a process of birthing and with the sensation of tearing wide open, she was given life again. In the essays and reflections in mending broken Teresa takes you on the journey of one woman trying to find her way out of painful darkness, and into the light of recovery.
Holiday Recollections & Recipes from Grandma Peggy's Kitchen
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Holiday
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'Love and joy come to you, and a Merry Christmas, too' from Grandma Peggy's kitchen! This quick collection of time-tested recipes includes Savory Roast Beef with Red Wine, Spicy Cocoa Mocha Mix, Dad's Never-Fail Dressing and Grandma's 'old faithful': Hungry Boys Casserole. Also seasonal reminiscences + easy, inexpensive craft ideas. Special bonus section: 'Simply Celebrate!
Taming My Black Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 15,710. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
My story about how I became ill with depression. What the effects of this illness had on me. And how I overcame 'My Black Dog' Now I live a life free from this sickness and the causes that brought depression on.
Steadily Moving Forward - The Life of Dr. Robert Charles Wallace
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Alder Book Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Dr. R.C. Wallace did more to open up the northern territories of Manitoba and Alberta, in the early 1900's, than any other Canadian, leading its exploration and development. As an educator at some of Canada's top universities and President of Queen's University, he championed the development of the north by inspiring many of his students.
Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An illustrated intergenerational memoir of the author’s father and the Commanding Officer who saved him and over 100 other Hungarian Jewish men in forced labor under his command during the Holocaust. Captured by the liberating Russian Army, Zoltán Kubinyi died a year later in a Siberian labor camp. Due to Morton Fuchs' testimony, he was posthumously honored as a Righteous Among the Nations.
Behind Whispering Pines
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Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
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You set the price! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This story is a true story of my former company where names were changed and the people involved are reaaly gone Hope you enjoy Tusami statistics the abilty to create relationships.
Three Score Years and Ten
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This, Elizabeth Love's fifth published book, is a condensed profile of the man she met 14 years ago and a short record of their friendship.
Rain-in-the-Face: Was He the Man Who Killed Custer?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
The name Rain-in-the-Face struck fear into the hearts of white men. He was a fierce Sioux warrior who fought in many battles. One of those fights was the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where General George Armstrong Custer was killed. Many people say Rain-in-the-Face killed Custer. Others said that he killed Tom Custer, General Custer’s brother, and cut out his heart. What is the truth?
Raudi’s Story An Alaskan-Born Icelandic Mare’s First Five Years of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Raudi’s Story is written from the point of view of a young Icelandic horse growing up in Alaska’s Matanuska Valley. Written at a level adults will appreciate and children will comprehend. For those who can’t get enough of horses and those with no horse experience. Illustrations enhance this book’s wonderful story.
The White Bear
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
Tal Leverett and Bob McCarter became friends in junior high and grew up in the same North Carolina town, both becoming avid outdoorsmen. Tal eventually moved to Lake Tahoe, NV. Thirty years later they still maintained their friendship.
Diary of a Merchant Seaman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,290. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Andrew Shiston, a boy from the island of Portland in the UK, discovers life on the sea when he is forced to make a life changing decision at the age of 15. This account was taken from Andrew's journals scribed during the 25 years he sailed the seven seas.
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.