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Simón Bolívar y Manuela Sáenz. La Coronela y el Libertador
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
Esta es la historia de un amor entre dos seres que se amaron por sobre las obligadas distancias y los peligros, por sobre las críticas y los propios demonios.
То,что Вы не должны делать ,чтобы стать писателем...
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: Russian. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Пролог. Если когда-нибудь вы надумаете стать писателем, то не пропустите эти истории! Десять коротких историй о вещах ,происшедших со мной ,при попытке стать писателем.. «Это не роман,это сборник рассказов». То,что Вы не должны делать ,чтобы стать писателем....
The A-Z of Being British
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,660. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the real story of what it is to be a 21st century Brit. If you don't already think Britain is in a mess, you will by the time you've finished reading this book. And if you think Britain is in a mess but can't quite find the words for it, this book may be just the tonic you need. But all is not yet lost. Brian knows he is not alone in wanting his nation back.
Diary of a Barking Mad Dog Owner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Due to his obsession with hedgehogs, Mr Mac was lead walked in the garden first thing in the morning before the sun was quite up and as soon as it was dusk when hedgehogs are likely to be around searching for food. Thus, you can imagine how mad I was when I arrived home from work on Friday, drove toward my gate and saw this half flat, brown, spiky lump in the middle of the road. “Arrrgggghhhh!” I
A Tale of Survival: From War-Ravaged Europe to the Promise of America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 195,320. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the hair-raising story of a kid growing up in WWII Hungary, and an odyssey afterwards through America. It's an intelligent work, with a great sense of humor. Tom touches on many uncomfortable and realistic themes - adultery, sexuality, poverty, brutality. He is audacious, powerful and honest. His book is a personalized narrative of 20th century history, based on his life.
The Dream Matrix: A Memoir of Connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nancy J. Myers takes us on her journey of discovery into the deep, rich world of communal dreaming. The two women in the story Nancy tells find and forge a spirituality that is their own as individuals but becomes shared in their friendship as they tell their dreams, then grows far beyond that to become a gift to their communities.
In His Shelter: A Christian in the British Army
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Smith’s gripping and humorous memoir details his time in the British Army as a Humanitarian Aid Officer. The story follows Smith from day one of Basic Training to his last day in Afghanistan, a decade later. Thrilling accounts of surviving ambushes, riots and suicide bombs make In His Shelter an entertaining and inspiring tale of faith, adventure and friendship.
Tricks of Trade - Memories of a Rogue Lawyer
Series: Legal Books, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The author said in his other book Mean Streets -Life in the Apartheid Police "that it is never good advice to see a lawyer for they are only good at taking your money and give long boring explanations on why you do not see tangible results for your case." It cannot be denied that hard working honest folk is scammed every day. This book is about the scams encountered by his clients in Africa.
B.A.G.H.D.A.D. Yoga: A Shift in Consciousness: Fear to Love, War to Peace
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
In 2006 army officer Michele Spencer spent a year in Baghdad's Green Zone, where she lived with the constant drumbeat of helicopter rotors punctuated by the explosions of mortars. She shares the spiritual principles and mind-body practices that guided her through the combat stressors of war abroad and have given her the courage to lead a life of service as an agent of change at home
The Man In The Mirror.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
I walk around looking for food to eat, I could see people eating KFC, Macdonalds, fast foods, I wanted some as I was by this time feeling weak from starving hungry. I went in KFC and begged for some food but they refused me, I went into Macdonalds and asked the manage if I could have something to eat and drink because I am starving hungry and have no money.
Twilight Zone Curse of the Stars Volume 2 Resigned to Drowning
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,610. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Journalist Wayne Rollan Melton has chronicled 14 drowning deaths of "Twilight Zone" stars, their relatives and friends. This curse continues non-stop, an average of at least one new drowning every month ~ nearly a half century after the iconic TV series ended its initial run on CBS. As a result, all major stars refuse to work in any future "Twilight Zone" shows or films
The Hadassah Code
Price: $13.64 USD. Words: 25,100. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Work is actual Proof based on Bible Numerics, that Man’s Days are Numbered. This definitive work clearly shows that man does not control his own destiny, you will be astonished to read that no matter what Nationality, Religion, Race or Tongue, Men and Women the World over Live and Die by Biblical Numerics, which i have called "The Hadassah Code". Job 14:5 Seeing his days are determined
TRUE: True stories from a small town #1
Series: True Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,030. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
TRUE: True stories from a small town #1 Five True Stories... The Body. A ride in his Fathers truck as a small boy turns into a life long bad memory... The Last Ride. It was a busy Friday night driving cab in Watertown New York. He didn't think too much about her when the woman got into his car, but a short distance down the road all of that changed... The Dam, The Fair and The Trip also included
Bride Price
Series: African Memoir, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: British English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Mosaique Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Africa
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tale of intrique and ingenuity set in Africa, Bride Price tells the true story of Ian Mathie and his foster daughter, Abélé. When a hated and feared man demands to marry Abélé, Ian is forced to rely on his wits and courage to find a way within the rich traditions of the area to set a fair 'bride price' that the man would refuse to pay. Beautifully written with sensitivity and authenticity.
Little Girl Big Depression
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,040. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 and represented by Bird-in-Hand Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A tender, memory-preserved record of growing up in America's Great Depression. Four-year-old Annette Sanasack wakes to consciousness in a tiny Midwestern, Catholic, largely French-speaking town. By the time the novel ends, Annie is six years old and readers have witnessed, from her short-statured but perceptive vantage point, her family’s spiritual struggles through adversity.
A Nostalgic Look at Mail Ships, Lost Hotels, Classic Cars, and Drive In Cinemas
Series: Steve's Essays. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I'm nostalgic for things past...life moves so quickly and not always for the better. I reminisce about pipes, hats, hotels, flying boats,mail boats, and stamps. Enjoy! [Article - 1500 words]
The Old Man in the Bag and Other True Stories of Good Intentions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Philanthropy & Charity, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This collection of true short stories (with old photographs and letters) is about a young American couple who spend two years in a tiny village of grass huts helping very poor Ethiopian farmers establish a new town in the lowland jungle of Ethiopia’s Rift Valley. The stories are about how life choices are never black and white and even selfless good intentions can sometime have a serious downside.
1920, Shots Fired, Officer Down
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
(5.00 from 1 review)
Honolulu Motorcycle Police Officer Stan Cook, during a traffic stop, is confronted by a driver high on crystal meth and a AK-47 assault rifle. The outcome is a shootout where the drive fires 20 rounds from the AK-47 and Officer Cook fires 18 rounds from his Smith & Wesson 5906 9MM pistol.
Two Lives in One: The Struggles and Triumphs of a Dyslexic Mensa
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013 by Graham Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
“Words have always held a place of power and mystery in my life. That is because I am severely dyslexic, and will never be able to read beyond the fourth-grade level.”
A Place in the Shower Schedule: 101 Favorite Columns
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For over two decades Roger Aylworth has written a weekly humor column based on his own large family. Over time he has gathered hundreds of columns on all kinds of subjects from the "death" of the family washer to the passing of a beloved granddaughter. Each has been warmly welcomed by readers who have laughed and cried with the Aylworth family. This book is a collection 101 of those favorites.