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Surviving My Friends: The Kelly Johnson Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An authorised memoir, started by Kelly Johnson - original lead guitarist of Heavy Rock girl band Girlschool - and completed by her friends and family.
The Blows of Yesteryear: An American Saga
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
We recall a family of real but largely forgotten women in American history. All were descendants of Elizabeth Taylor and Peter Blow. Their lives were full, far-flung and unscripted, emblematic of the nation’s course over five generations. Our women are mostly fortunate in love, and marry good men. They are motivated. They know death, even murder; and they live with slavery and its aftermath.
Rio Retardo -- My Struggle to Stay Mildly Sane in a Wildly Unsane World.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,540. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you like your humor "out there," then Rio Retardo might be the read for you. There is no wussing with Goodrich—you know exactly where his shadow falls on any given issue—be it life, death, sanity, crime, politics, pit bulls running loose, or mummified geezers mistaking gas pedals for brakes and blasting holes through Walmart walls. Truly, this is a warped look at Post-sanity America.
Two Hearts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Linda Hoye was in her early twenties when she found herself parentless for the second time. This is the story of an adoptee's journey though unfathomable grief; of what what it takes to go into the abyss of deep-seated wounding, to feel the pain, and to come out the other side. Whole, healed, and thankful.
Whistling In The Wind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This autobiography of Rev. Fr. Albert J. McKnight, C.S.Sp., a Black Catholic Priest who helped spearhead the economic development of Afro-Americans in Louisiana, but is now spearheading a spiritual revival seen as the only true means to authentic liberation and real equality.
When Waves Collide: Not "American" Enough, Yet Too "White Washed"?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Waves Collide is Phat Le’s call for a deeper embrace in our cultural differences--- starting with an honest assessment of his own life journey. His exploration with the themes of love, relationships, family, and loss reveals the fact that no matter the differences in our cultural background, intense human emotions and the need for connection are universal.
Step By Step
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Step By Step is a memoir. A collection of short creative non-fiction pieces, which represent segments of my life. They are recollections of people, places and events; some big, some small, some happy, some sad. These stories richly reflect the times and, of course, me and my friends and family.
From Gigolo to Jesus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,150. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
FROM GIGOLO TO JESUS A JOURNEY FROM MISOGYNY TO MONOGAMY Life is like walking between parallel universes. One with all the temptations of the world. The other with all of the requirements to live a righteous life. You walk along the middle until you see something on either side that makes you want to jump in and hang out for a while.
Young Man of the Cloth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Many people have asked me about the costume I wore in the seminary (cassock) and in the monastery (habit). I often thought that was an odd question. Father Brendan, the Director of Students at Holy Cross Seminary once told us that the cassocks we wore and habits we would eventually wear were the most important part of us. What we stood for was more important than who we were. This became a central
Goodbye, Mummy Darling
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In 1952, the author of this book, and her brother, Roy, were sent to Australia by their mother under the Child Migrant Scheme. Sue and Roy’s mother had remarried, and she had been bullied by their new stepfather into getting rid of them, since he only wanted his own children. As you read Sue’s story, many unanswered questions arise.
A Biography of Saint Simon Peter the Apostle: From Fisherman to Martyr (Servants of God in the Bible)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
King explores some of the major events in Peter's life and takes a look at his walk with Jesus. The book also focuses on getting to know Peter and understanding his personality as well as contemplating the reasons for his fall in the midst of his attempt at bravery. It will discuss Peter's restoration and his part in the early development of the Christian church and his death in Rome under Nero.
101 + 50 Fantastic Liam Payne Facts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Do you know everything there is to know about British singing sensation Liam Payne of One Direction? Test your knowledge of this X-Factor star against these 151 Fantastic Facts and see if you're a true fan!
Devil You Can't Have My Child!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,440. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This inspiring True Story of Ken Johnson's Life Shows how anyone Can go from hate to Love, death to Life and from worst to First!
Wearing Yesterday's Underpants - Again
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I promised Servane that our honeymoon would be really different to our previous adventures. She expected a relaxing shopping tour of Paris. Instead she got dragged across the world on a budget overland trip from Beijing to Barcelona, forced to eat flea-ridden Mongolian mutton, fire an AK-47 in a Soviet bunker and spent a night locked in a Polish toilet.
Holy Hell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Inspired by a true story, Holy Hell paints an intimate and gripping portrait of what happens when a good Catholic boy discovers that he is gay. At the age of 15, Tom leaves his family on a journey that takes him to a cloistered religious institution in the Ozark foothills and ends up in the slums of St. Louis. Along the way, he learns that to find himself he must lose sight of God altogether.
A Father's Son
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,410. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The reality of a hard life for a young boy whose father doesn't believe that the boy is his son.
Ellen: a woman of spirit
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 43,920. Language: Australian English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Network Creative Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ellen: a woman of spirit by Noelene Allen is the extraordinary true story of a woman whose life journey is told with sympathy, compassion and above all honesty. The strength of the women of the Kelly family becomes clear as the reader shares many previously untold anecdotes of the life of the mother of Australia’s most famous bushranger, Ned Kelly.
Desert Voices
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,250. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
America's strength has always been her people. Never has this strength been more evident than in time of war. From the Revolution on, the history of America at war has always been the history of ordinary men and women doing extraordinary things. But in the past, it has taken years, sometimes even decades, for those heroic men and women to be heard, for their individual stories to be told.
Barack Obama
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Barack Obama is a tribute to the rise of a man who became the first African-American and 44th President of the United States of America. America, do not know what they have in President Obama, Americans have the real deal, the whole package and a leader that citizens of almost every country around the world look to with great envy to have as their leader because he cares for the people.
Medal Of Honor:From Antietam To Afghanistan
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 121,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A complete story of the history and intrigue of the valor and bravery of America's men and one glorious woman who were awarded the ultimate honor. It's the story of "The Great Locomotive Chase," and "Old 666". The Medals story is filled with intrigue and mystery. More fascinating than fiction and more awarding than receational reading. This is a must read for every American.