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Beatles: The Untold Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
An investigative reporter delves into the rumor of the death and replacement of Paul McCartney
Yes China! An English Teacher's Love-Hate Relationship with a Foreign Country
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Yes China! is a funny, self-deprecating, and brutally honest travelogue/memoir about teaching English in modern China. The author, an American fish out of water, shares a unique perspective on the Chinese classroom as well as what it's like growing up post Mormonism and how living abroad helped him overcome those insecurities.
They Want to learn English
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Teaching English in China. Do you want to know how to do this or whats expected? Here is all the information you will need to make a smooth journey towards a wonderful rewarding experience.
Love at the Speed of Email
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Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Separated by the Pacific Ocean, two people build a long distance relationship and confront troubling personal questions about passion, commitment, and home.
Collectively Yours - Tales from the Borderline
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Kibbutz - a true to life personal account in short story and anecdote of an Israeli collective settlement on a 'live' border during a turbulent period.
American Pies - Baking With Dave the Pie Guy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
American Pies contains instructions and recipes for Persimmon, Pear, Mango, Pineapple, Grape, Honey-Crisp Apple, Nectarine, Plum, Strawberry and Raspberry Pies, plus the recipe for the "American Pie" itself. Each recipe has been tested - and the results consumed. Also included are a history of pie - and the author's fond memories.
Barbara Jean Westbrook: The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure
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Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of Barbara Jean Westbrook takes you on a journey through "The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure." In this book, you will learn about a young girl who lost her mother at the age of four and was then sent hundreds of miles away to live with her grandmother. Facing life as a motherless child in times of segregation, Barbara is tested time and time again.
My Dream about Mark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical short story reviews a dream I had about a friend, Mark, shortly after he died. It was my only experience with a ghostly visitation, if that's what it was. Judge for yourself.
Chronicle December 26, 2011 - April 29, 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Writer's diary i wrote between December 26, 2011 and April 29, 2012. 36 pages in almost American, and a bit in french. I start today Chronicle ( May 13, 2012 - ?? ?? ?? :) Enjoy !
My Journey Entries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
~Join me in my breathtaking true story about my journey with my scheming abusive adoptive mother Mary. I’ll be telling you all the fanatical stories concerning my disastrous teen hood. And, how I endure the drama and fought in what I thought was right. Hopefully my dreams of leading a normal life might come true, or will I be just another victim; in my adoptive mothers deceitful mind games.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Two
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
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Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story
How Much More?
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2001 a family murder was committed that shocked the neighbourhood to the core. Newspapers followed events and the ensuing court cases closely, but these reports covered merely the superficial facts. Here for the first time is Penny’s story. There were times when she asked, “How much further, how much more can I take?” until she was able to see the panoramic of the Lord's bigger picture.
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
America's Heroes:; Untold Stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Combat wounded veterans from World War II, Korea, Bosnia, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq tell their stories in their own words for the first time.
Against All Odds - a Miracle of Holocaust Survival
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The personal story of a young Jewish girl trapped in Nazi Germany. Separated from her younger sister, Edith and her mother witness the farce of the Red Cross visit to Terezin, escape the gas chambers of Auschwitz, and survive the labor camps of the Russian Front. This is a story of horror and miracles, and of triumph against all odds.
OPEN HEART RUNNER: searching for meaning after my heart stopped
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 49,650. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Gregory Marchand suffered a cardiac arrest after an 8K race and was without a pulse for 20 minutes, few thought he'd survive. This inspiring story tells how he battled through a coma, heart surgery and debilitating brain injury to search for the meaning behind his survival that doctors called miraculous. Gregory's meditative memoir offers insight into how nearly dying can bring new life.
A Wolf's Moon: A Helicopter Pilot's Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Set in the glorious mountains and plains of the Yukon, North West Territories, Alberta and British Columbia, A Wolf's Moon is a gripping account of Hank Sands' adventures during his 18 years piloting helicopters. Hank Sands joined the RCAF in 1956 and piloted the Canadian-built CF-100 all-weather fighter, before leaving the RCAF to fly helicopters for charter companies. He lives in Victoria, BC.
Silence Is Multi-Colored In My World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,400. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012 by Flying With Red Haircrow. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
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An imaginative collection of memories and observations written from the perspective of a young man who was orphaned early, who was gay, deaf and Russian. He was simple and complex, light-hearted and serious, whimsical and infinitely strong, and when he loved, he loved with all his heart and soul. Winner in Rainbow Awards 2012 category: best biography/memoir.