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North of Hollywood
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,040. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
More than just an ordinary Hollywood insider story, Lenz is a terrific writer with a wicked sense of humor. A gifted artist and widely produced playwright, Rick uses his extraordinary storytelling skills to take you into his personal experiences with actors and entertainers we hear about through the rumor mills, and to reveal real-life experiences of heartbreak, suspense, discovery and joy.
Combat Support
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Combat Support: The True Burden of Sacrifice is an open and honest portrayal of a soldier, a husband, and a father, with the courage to put his life in print, without false bravado or hope for glory. It is, indeed, a soldier’s story and an account of the author’s life leading up to and through his military service, in the truest sense of what it means to be a soldier.
American Caboverdeano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Americano Caboverdeano is a moving story of a Cape Verdean American whose personal struggles reflect the deep challenges faced by our people living in America in the mid 20th century. A memoir filled with vivid life stories of a child of first generation Cape Verdean immigrants, raised in New England, Americano Caboverdeano is a remarkable tale of triumph in the face of adversity.
The View from the Summit
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Melissa Bowersock. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Howard Munns (1911-2002) was a gifted self-taught artist. Born in a homesteader's sod hut on the barren plains of Montana, orphaned by the age of 17, his early life was tempered by poverty and hardship and annealed by the Great Depression. The View from the Summit is his story in his own words.
God is Dead: My Fall from Fundamentalist Christianity
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
An introspective, thoughtful look into the life of a person who went from devout Christian to atheist, and the personal ramifications of that decision. Both heartwarming and tragic, it is a must read for believers and atheists alike.
Jesus: Only A Prophet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
These articles are written due to the mental blindness and theological knowledge of the Bible's teachings of Jesus' birth, life, teachings and death: The making of Jesus the equal to his sender (Almighty God) and more than a prophet; and a hearer of prayers; the rising from the dead and ascending into space to reach his FATHER in the heavens, to wait at His right-hand until the Day of Judgment.
Health and Wellbeing Millionaire
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Series: The Millionaire Books. Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
Discover the Real Secret to Wealth- Health. You hold in your hands the success secrets of the best in the industry. Learn what they know about acheiving physical, emotional, mental and spiritual health, and why millions are now discovering why their health really is their greatest wealth. This book shows you how it is possible to go from where you are to living your BEST life now.
The Year My Mother Died
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scott portrays a year-long journey from the perspective of a palliative/hospice trained physician. The book is punctuated by nostalgia and quirky behavior and ultimately offers hope to those who grieve. Through humor and reflection, she finds a way to honor her mother's profound contribution to her life.
The Life and Times of L.M. Montgomery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
She was best known for Anne of Green Gables; but who was she outside of her books? This short book looks at the life and times of L.M. Montgomery.
I Would Rather Have Root Canal Every Week for the Rest of My Life Than Ever Buy a House Again
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
If author Joel Samberg had a dollar for every time someone told him he should write a book about his recent experience selling his house in New Jersey and buying another one in Connecticut, he'd have enough money to run for President. And if he ran and won, his first order of business would be to put every real estate agent, mortgage broker and home inspector in jail. For life. Why? Read the book.
Letters from India 1932-1945
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 93,170. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Set against the backdrop of momentous world events, the letters--vivid, perceptive, compassionate,witty and informative--draw the reader into a world which remains forever fascinating.
From Harvard to Hagerman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012 by Borderline Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Harry Who? Famous Harry’s: Truman, Houdini, Belafonte, Potter? All fascinating personalities, but no! This is about an unknown Harry. This Harry is unwritten, invisible and obscure. This Harry was an adventurer, commoner, countryman and athlete. This is a story about a Harry that flew under the radar and was unknown to fame
Seven Centuries of Diepenbrocks
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,480. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The author documents the fascinating personal history of the Diepenbrock clan from the 1300s to present day and chronicles its involvement in European and American history.
Julio Ramón Ribeyro, Impurity, and the Trials of the Amateur
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Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Fario. Category: Essay » Literature
"To me," wrote Peruvian Julio Ramón Ribeyro, "the crippled, the cretins, the beggars, and the pariahs. They come naturally to me without my having to summon them."
The Pied Piper of Hip Hop
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 2 ยท Adventures in Journalism, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This extensive profile of Afrika Bambaataa was the first time the words "hip hop" appeared in the Village Voice and this story woke many people up to the fact that rap music, break dancing and graffiti were all artistically connected.
Living on Tattooine (a.k.a. Kuwait)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,180. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Meet Lieutenant Colonel Christine Cook, battalion commander of a National Guard unit. In November 2003, deployed to Kuwait, in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom. She sent an email letting her friends know she was alive and safe, but the seemed like another universe. Thus begins a year's worth of emails that kept her loved ones amused, but informed, about the doings of an intrepid soldier.
A Difficult Passage
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life on the Canadian prairies in the 1930s and 40s had special challenges. The Great Depression drove Fred Stone from early retirement back to the farm with his young wife and two sons: Fred Jr. and Stan. Poverty, vicious winds, blistering to frigid temperatures, and dust storms ravaged the prairies. Crops failed. Then came an unpredictable change in circumstances. Things got immeasurably worse!
My Life On The Ocean Waves
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Douglas Freeman was in the Royal Navy from 1966 to 1976. Is this the funniest Royal Navy Auto-biography ever? Well my family and friends seem to think so. The people I loaned my book to said they were in stitches with all the funny stories I had to tell about my journeys around the world and "My Life On The Ocean Waves".
Multi-Dimensional Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,790. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Moyra Caldecott reveals the many levels of her own life as a writer and the extraordinary events and experiences that have inspired her life and writing.
Dismissed: How one woman's intuition ended her addiction and exposed a government cover-up
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this remarkable memoir of courage, determination, and liberation, Gisele's intuition leads her on a fact-finding, soul-searching journey that ends her addiction and helps to expose a government cover-up. It's an inspiring true story filled with serendipitous twists and inspiring moments of strength that will speak to anyone who wishes to overcome the seemingly unconquerable.