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Uit Alle Macht
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: Dutch. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1966 maakte een 3-jarig meisje de reis van een weeshuis in Pakistan naar het huis van een diplomaat in Nederland. Dit zijn de recente en openhartige memoires van de internationale activist, auteur en spreker: Gabriella van Rij.
Lady Master Pearl - My Teacher
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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A fascinating biography of a modern American lady master who played a pivotal role in transmitting a new form of spiritual teachings during the 70s-80s. Unlike the theoretical teachings that had characterized esotericism up to that point, her open heart transformed people through a direct transmission of consciousness. An ordinary appearing woman who achieved liberation in the midst of daily life.
Cocaine & Champagne
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Sonya grows up in an upper middle class home with an alcoholic father. She acquires a taste for alcohol and drinks her first bottle of champagne when she is just twelve. Despite her dysfunctional family life, Sonya has the necessary tools to lead a productive life and leaves home for college. Living alone and left to her own devices, the choices she makes are not all good.
The Activist Entrepreneur: What I Learned About Business at the Urban Coalition and My Proven Keys to Personal and Career Success
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
In 1967 Walt Douglas was an ambitious IRS computer programmer, transplanted from Washington, D.C., and settling into a new home in Detroit with his wife Retha and young family. That’s when the worst urban riot of the 1960s broke out a few miles from their quiet neighborhood, forever changing their lives and altering the shape of the city’s economy, politics and social relations.
The Gorge
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Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
This is the true story of a Venturing Crew's harrowing journey through Hellsgate Wilderness and down Tonto Gorge. Follow a well-meaning youth leader as he and his boys set off on a backpacking trip that quickly pushes them to their limits and ultimately forges a bond for life.
Thirty-Two Acres of Paradise, Varian Fry at Air-Bel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Varian Fry had it all-looks, class, family, money. Why did the young American, a Harvard educated journalist, embark on a perilous mission in 1940 in France to save the world's greatest European artists from the Nazis? For love of humanity or to silence his private demons? Here is the true story of an improbable hero.
Wheeling into Manhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wheeling into Manhood is a book of short stories about preadolescent, adolescent, and late blooming, young men-boys still coming of age, fumbling their way into manhood, and is about the up and coming man’s love for wheeled objects: bicycles, cars, trucks, wagons, trains – all things that roll and offer freedom and adventure.
Russia's Last Romanovs: In Their Own Words
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 31,510. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
Letters and diary entries of Russia's last imperial family, just prior to their execution.
The Old Man and Me Book 2: Things I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Old Man and Me - Stories I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time continues the story of the author's early life through the 1960s. It overlaps the first book, filling gaps among his original adventures. Ride along on a humpback bridge "jump" in a hot rod and take a Senior Class Trip to Washington, D.C.
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,680. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Canadian Girl's Memoir: The Early Years, is a story of love in poverty, under the skin life of families surviving with spunk and humor in a time gone by on the St. John River in New Brunswick Canada just before WWII when King George VI and Queen Elizabeth were Canada's Royalty.
Prophet Muhammad: A man of Peace and Behavior
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Price: Free! Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Sanria Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book will serve Muslim and non-Muslim brothers and sisters with answers to questions that remain unanswered in their minds for obvious reasons such as bias, prejudice, inhibition, hate and misconception. Even prominent scholars like Michael H. Hart narrates as God speaking to Muhammad direct, and confounds Muhammad as the author of Quran, when he is the conveyor ofthe Quran...
Mike DeJohn Heavyweight Boxer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Mike DeJohn fought many of the most recognizable ranked contenders of the 1950s and early 1960s. Among these were Sonny Liston, Eddie Machen, George Chuvalo and Nino Valdes. DeJohn's best punch was a left uppercut. He fought out of a crouch and overpowered numerous boxing adversaries with his superior strength. He was a handsome athlete who looked more like a college student and was well-mannered.
Story Of Rabia Al-Basri Muslim Women Sufi Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is about story of Rabia Al-Basri one of the greatest muslim women sufi saint from basra. Rābiʻa al-ʻAdawiyya al-Qaysiyya (Arabic: رابعة العدوية القيسية‎) or simply Rābiʿah al-Baṣrī (Arabic: رابعة البصري‎) (717–801 C.E.) was a female Muslim saint and Sufi mystic.She was the one who first set forth the doctrine of Divine Love.
The Iron Lady - Tale of my grandmother
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book is devoted to my grandmother in whom I discovered a role model, in whom I saw the ideal example of a “mother”, a “grand”mother, a wife, a sister and a “great”grandmother. This book is dedicated to all the grandparents in this world for their selfless love towards their grandchildren.
A Man Without Love
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
All Bill wanted out of life was to be a normal bloke, and part of someone’s life... preferably a female’s life. When I first met Bill, he had in the previous six weeks been run over by a freight train and driven a customer's new car through a solid brick wall. This was just the painful start of this young man's journey to find true love, however, for you the reader; a laugh on every page.
Out With The Old
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This touching and direct personal essay about a father’s struggle with ageing and alcohol, and reflections on a daughter’s teen pregnancy, was anthologized in Slice Me Some Truth: An Anthology of Canadian creative nonfiction.
That Story Is Your Mother’s
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This terrifically moving personal essay about mother whose child is abducted by his father first appeared in Prairie Fire magazine.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 4: Mikhail Bakunin
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Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
He is the founder of collectivist anarchism. Bakunin is undoubtedly one of the most powerful figures of anarchism. He was also one of the main founders of the ‘social anarchist’ tradition.
Killing The Curse
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical short story, written in rhyming verse. A comical look at being an in-patient.
One Night At The Oceanview
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
A quiet night of mother and son camping explodes into a firsthand experience with the SWAT team. Originally published in Geist magazine.