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Pablo Neruda y Matilde Urrutia. La eterna amante del capitan
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 32,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 2, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Este libro cuenta la historia de amor del poeta Pablo Neruda y la cantante Matilde Urrutia. El era ya un reconocido poeta cuando la conoció, y ella una cantante con gran tesón y relativa fortura. Fue amor a primera vista, y cuando, después de encuentros furtivos y períodos de distancia, pudieron convivir, ya no se separaron hasta la muerte del poeta.
Tapestry Of Love: A Brother, A Sister, And An Odyssey Through Cancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,590. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Healing is a state of burdenlessness. Tapestry Of Love is a memoir of a journey through cancer by a brother and sister. Michael, dealt with cancer twice in his life and died young, at the age of 34. This is a first person narrative,in both of our voices, describing our experiences in coping with the illness, with life and death, with grief and healing.
Hotfooting it Across Mexico
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Linda Paul. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It's the early 1970's. Kd Grace interrupts the boredom of college for a grand adventure. Hitchhiking through Mexico with a complete stranger, she finds kindness and generosity in the unforgettable characters she encounters. For every step forward, unfathomable health issues threaten to bury her in the merciless heat. The narrative gallops to the cadence of kd’s indomitable passion for life.
For the People, By the People
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,250. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
A collection of short memoirs reflecting lives which are different, unique, Muslim. Do you want to know what it is to hear the voices of a people who haven't been heard, to hear their stories as they want it to to be told? This book has many voices that speak of many lives, each life shares a common enthusiasm to tell their real stories, of pain, of joy, of being different.
Grandma's Motorcycle
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Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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My Motorcycle describes a grandmother's humorous and unsuccessful attempts to ride a motorcycle. Even after professional lessons and assistance from motorcycle cops, the skill to stay upright eludes her. After a thousand miles of falls, road rash, and burns, the grandmother reflects on her failure.
After the Rosy-Fingered Dawn: A Memoir of Greece
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Greece has always been regarded as the birthplace of western civilization and a Mediterranean paradise. In The Iliad and The Odyssey Homer uses the magical epithet rosy-fingered dawn to describe the sunrise over a land of myth, fascination, and mystery. But when preconceptions and illusions are swept aside, what is Greece really like?
Rasurgam I shall rise again
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rasurgam is a story of loss and reclamation. The story begins when Jeff Rider, an executive for a Chicago agency, leaves his job and the next day flies to Boston to watch his daughter receive her doctorate from Harvard. Jeff chronicles how life spirals downward to where he finds himself doing the deadliest of jobs, commercial fishing. Follow Jeff as he struggles to find equilibruim in his life.
Foreverland, The Touristic Legacy of Michael Jackson
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(2.00 from 1 review)
Uncovering the tangible legacy left behind by Michael Jackson and what is in store for the future of his former home, Neverland?
Angelia's Story: Finding The Truth About My Adoption
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine growing up your whole life knowing you were adopted. Thirty plus years later, finally finding your birth mother and learning she may have never given you up. The lies, back stabbing and betrayal that occurs, is unbelievable. This is my story.
Amazing Americans: High-Interest Short Stories from America's Past
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-one high interest true short stories that feature exciting personalities from America’s past. Each personality made unique contributions to America, and their stories are recounted in exciting terms.
Holy Trinity College: The Boarding School Mafia Volume 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Table Of Contents 1.) The First Night 2.) The Day Before 3.) The Arrival 4.) Campus Tour And Induction 5.) The Locked Room Mystery
This New Mountain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Casa de Snapdragon. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Like most private investigators AJ Jackson has more than one foot in the fire to make ends meet – driving a tow truck and serving legal documents for local law firms.
Pope Benedict XV
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Pope we’re bringing you now is Pope Benedict XV who reigned from 1914-1922. There are so many facets to this Pope of the First World War, who served only seven years, the bulk of his term having to do directly with the war, or the aftermath of the war. Pope Benedict XV was ignored, ridiculed, and copied by the powers of Europe during the war.
Dream in Peace
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A young girl lives in fear of her abusive father.... A powerful short tale. Based on a true story.
Tell Them How Much I Love Them
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Italo Michael Taranto was, according to his own description, the arch “alcoholic, womanizing, drug abusing, thieving reprobate” with motor cycle mania. In 1992 he had a divine intervention in his life. In 2007 another experience started him on his journey of writing his life story. In May 2012 Truth House Publishing received his manuscript. Twelve days later he died suddenly. This is his story.
Yehonala. La concubina que se convirtio en la ultima y más influyente emperatriz de China
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 29,510. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Este trabajo trata de ubicar, con justa apreciacion historica, a Yehonala, la figura femenina mas infuyente de toda la historia del gigante asiatico. Controvertida e imposible de ignorar, llego a la Ciudad Prohibida como una concubina mas del Emperador y mas adelante se revelo como una figura politica extraordinaria, con una rara habilidad para sobrevivir a todo tipo de intrigas cortesanas.
MY CIA: A Memoir
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In her third book, a memoir, McCord uses the lens of the present to delve into the past: McCord was born in Monrovia, Liberia, Africa, the daughter of a CIA Officer and a beautiful, sheltered, young mother of Irish catholic descent, ten months after the birth of her sister.
Widowhood 103 Tears, Grief
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
widowhood 103 is the third in the widowhood series. these books cover my journey through widowhood. this one however was not planned as part of the series, it came to be due to the reaction to widowhood 101 and 102 and the ability of words to enable grieving for loss of all kinds. all loss is valid and all loss must be grieved.
Impact: An Anthology of Short Memoirs
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Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,050. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A literary collection showcasing the art of short memoir with a variety of personal narratives of varying voices and artistic form.
The Lessons of Sport
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
With the death of an old friend, Hall of Fame athlete Dave DeBusschere on a street in Manhattan, I found myself ruminating on the strange uses we make of the relentless world of sport.