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A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Seven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The book is part seven in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Antonia Ax, Barbara Piasecka Johnson, Birgit Rausing, Helene Pastor, Miuccia Prada, Pansy Ho, Pearl Lam, Rosalia Mera, Savitri Jindal and Tamara Gustavson.
Kid Dropper Jewish Gang Leader In New York City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Kid Dropper became the most prominent gangster in New York's Lower East Side in the early 1920s. Kid Spanish, a mixed Spanish and Jewish thug, was among Dropper's principal rivals. Both of them got their start in the Five Points Gang led by Paul Kelly. Eventually Dropper and Spanish were both sentenced to prison and became suitors for the same woman. Dropper was assassinated by a teenager in 1923.
Janet’s World: The Inside Story of Washington Post Pulitzer Fabulist Janet Cooke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Janet Cooke caused one of the biggest scandals in the history of journalism when her Pulitzer Prize-winning article, about an eight-year-old heroin addict, turned out to be a fake, along with her doctored resume.
A New Life Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,100. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two young teenagers meet and fall in love in working class Nottingham, England in 1963.
Leave a Legacy of Wisdom: A Process to Inspire Sharing Your Stories, Values & Insights
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 116,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This powerful catalyst of intriguing questions, moving stories, gentle wisdom, meaningful insights and delicious humor is ready to inspire your life's treasury now. Do the right thing for your family and future generations! Embrace this opportunity to pass on your values, insights, wisdom and understandings to those you love. You are important and so is your life! Cherish and share it all now~
Melodies at Eventide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,830. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: July 6, 2016 by The Manuscript Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir about overcoming disability, told by someone who never allowed the circumstances of his birth to limit his outlook or narrow his horizons. Motivated and guided by a philosophy of mental and physical compensation, he seized every opportunity that was offered to lead an active, fulfilling and independent life, all the while being part of a movement to change society for the better.
Wild Bill Lovett Irish Gangster From Brooklyn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Wild Bill Lovett was a war hero who saved a number of his buddies in a World War I machine gun unit. For his bravery he was honored with the Distinguished Service Cross. When he returned home he became the leader of Brooklyn's infamous White Hand Gang. Lovett carried out an unsuccessful attempt to kill gangster Frankie Yale before he was murdered by members of Yale's gang on October 31, 1923.
Questing Marilyn: In Search Of My Holy Grail, Personal Growth Through Travel
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 129,810. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Travel with Marilyn on a quest for Self discovery as she journeys through England and Ireland. Using the Holy Grail as a metaphor for her search for the essence of her authentic self, Marilyn shares personal thoughts, feelings, beliefs and challenges so you will feel you are along on her trip. Learn life skills that are incorporated into relationship issues as events do not meet her expectations.
Accidental Cowgirl: Six Cows, No Horse and No Clue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An award-winning, funny, true mountain adventure complete with city slickers, bats, cats, wild turkeys, skunks, snakes, 'coons, cows and local pot farmers in far northern California. Interested in the Simple Life? If your definition involves rocking on the ranch house porch, you might want to rethink that. Lotsa luck, neighbor!
Roman's War : A Childhood Lost
Price: $7.68 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the true story of Roman, a young Polish boy whose childhood abruptly ends when he is taken for forced labour under the German Nazi regime. He needs to keep his wits as he builds secret airfields, helps many Jews escape certain death, collaborates with the resistance movement and finally unable to evade capture experiences both extreme brutality and the prospect of his own demise.
Author of Liberty: My Story of America
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Experience the stories that truly define America as One Nation Under God. Follow the incredible true life stories of eight individuals whose lives define the American principle of liberty. From the terrors of Afghanistan to the beaches of Normandy and small towns across the fruited plains, these chronicled events of life, liberty, faith, and freedom will renew your soul and lift your spirit.
Pablo Escobar: The History of the Biggest Narco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Murderer, philanthropist, drug dealer, politician, devil, saint: many words have been used to describe Pablo Escobar, but one is irrefutable - legend. Escobar and his Medellin cartel once led the drug trade in Colombia, trafficking around 80% of the world’s cocaine supply. During his period of influence, Escobar amassed an estimated net worth of $25 billion.
The Life of John F. Kennedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
John F. Kennedy glimmers through history as the young, idealistic president whose Camelot administration promised a new dawn for America. John Fitzgerald Kennedy led his nation for little more than a thousand days, yet his presidency is intensely remembered, not merely as a byproduct of his tragic fate.
Will Smith's Rules for Success
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Have you ever heard of the name Will Smith? Well, most of us probably heard of his name. Some of us might have even watched his movies and become a fan of him. This is because, like any other individual, he struggled hard in order to reach the success that he has now. Like us, he started pursuing his career by having a dream. Learn his amazing story!
Soviet_Air_Force
Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 81,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Crew skill of Soviet Air Forces is 5+. Combined formations (used with 'Formations' module) Soviet Air Forces may combine different types of two-engine low-level bombers within one formation.
High Times With Mary Jane, Barack, Bill And The Other Dopes!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
I've had high times ever since I met Mary Jane and developed a habit that I shared with Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, Bill Maher and Hugh Hefner. Barack was too busy to join me, Bill was off buying cigars in Havana, George W. was looking for weapons of mass destruction on his ranch, Bill Maher was searching a jungle for Donald Trump's Dad and Hefner was chasing chicks in his mansion
El Chapo: World's Most Notorious Drug Lord Recaptured by Mexican Authorities
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
El Chapo Guzman’s capture arouses the curiosity of people all throughout the world. Most people probably share the same thought in mind about the way the Mexican authorities recaptured El Chapo.
Carmelo Liconti Brooklyn Racketeer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Carmelo Liconti and Johnny Silk Stockings Guistra were two Italians from Calabria who attempted to broker a truce during the Castellammarese War for Mafia supremacy in New York City. Liconti and Guistra both lost their lives in this endeavor. Carmelo was strangled and garroted in the Hotel Paramount where he went for a presumed meeting in 1931. Liconti had ties to numerous mobsters of the era
Chris Evans - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $4.27 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Chris Evans rose to stardom? Chris Evans was born in 1981 to an Irish-Italian catholic family in Boston, MA. He was raised in the Boston suburb of Sudbury, MA, where he first began as an actor. The summer after his junior year of high school, he moved to New York City where he attended the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute while interning at a casting agency.
How an Engineering Professor Becomes a Spiritual Philosopher: Diary of a 21st Century Human Soul
Series: Wisdom of Life and Living. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Have you met an engineering professor who is deep into spirituality and writes spiritual books? I have, and he is me. In this book, there are ten chapters in which I share my journey from engineering to spirituality. You are invited to join me on this journey. I hope this sharing is beneficial to you.