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Adventure Travel - 16 stories from a world traveller hoping to provide little inspiration for your next travel adventure
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Price: Free! Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Sit Down! Listen To This!
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Roger Eagle was a towering figure in British popular music. Uniquely his influence straddled the cultural divide separating Manchester and Liverpool.
Увидимся в Вашингтоне
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Price: Free! Words: 30,910. Language: Russian. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Книга повествует о захватывающей истории любви Дастана и Севды, студентов по обмену в США, которая зарождается через их он-лайн переписки во время учебного года. Запретная любовь, особенности культур, приключения в Америке, горечь утраты близкого человека, взаимоотношения друзей и членов семей, виртуальный мир, переплетенный с реальной жизнью легли в основу книги.Могут ли Дастан и Севда быть вмест
Mi legado
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 21,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 3, 2012 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Este libro reúne la concepcion que tenía la Madre Teresa de Calcuta, ganadora del Premio Nobel de la Paz, sobre la fe, el perdón, el matrimonio y la familia, de modo que su doctrina se adentre en la vida cotidiana del lector.
So Wise, So Young - Gareth Jones, Journalist.
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Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Jones, 13 August 1905 – 12 August 1935, was a Welsh journalist, murdered one day short of his 30th birthday by bandits in China. In his short career he filed more international scoops than most of his contemporaries would deliver in a lifetime. This monograph describes a flight he took with Hitler.
The Beautiful Beast: The Life & Crimes of SS-Aufseherin Irma Grese
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Price: $9.75 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the amazing story of young girl who rose from obscurity to become the overlord of 30,000 helpless women in the largest of the Nazi factories of death. Irma Grese, blessed with flawless facial features and dazzling blue eyes, grew up as the Nazis seized power in Germany. Once she had the chance the to join the ranks of the female SS corps, she became the most notorious women guards.
The Autistic Cyclist
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book, short and from a mother's heart, is about aspects of life with an adult son who has a moderate to severe intellectual disability and autism. It shows that people with an intellectual disability and autism can do lots of things and can be appreciated for their different perspectives on the world. It will move some people to compassion and understanding while also putting a smile on their
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.
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
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
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.