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Amber Heard - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $4.27 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Amber Heard rose to stardom? American actress Amber Heard was born in Austin, Texas, in April 1986. Her mother and father, an internet researcher and a contractor, raised their daughters among guns and Catholicism, but allowed their children to pursue and explore their own individual interests growing up.
A Perfect Love to Conquer Perfectionism
Price: Free! Words: 108,530. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Hear how a young woman bound by depression and anxiety stemming from perfectionism was completely set free by an intimate loving God. Learn how to date (and not to date!) as she spent 20 years searching for the ideal man in the midst of thriving Christian community. Then God flipped her world and priorities upside down.
Flying Sand Dollars, Left-handed Crabs, Giant Earwigs, and Other Curiosities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
In this uniquely personal collection of essays a self-proclaimed “incorrigible” and sometimes politically incorrect, biologist merges autobiography and history with accounts of intriguing animals and plants.
The Salvatore Maranzano Giuseppe Masseria War For Mafia Supremacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
In April 1931 Giuseppe Masseria was betrayed by one of his closest associates Lucky Luciano. Giuseppe's execution in a Coney Island restaurant was one of many events in a gang war in which the Masseria group lost 40 to 60 of its men to gun violence. My e-book looks at the murders of Masseria men, Steve Ferrigno and Al Mineo, Masseria's rise to power and his assassination by people he trusted most.
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Female entrepreneurs, also known as women entrepreneurs, encompass approximately 1/3 of all entrepreneurs worldwide. This ebook consists of ten female entrepreneurs. The book is part four in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Esther Grether, Gayle Cook, Heidi Horten, Leonore Annenberg, Lily Safra, Liz Mohn, Meg Whitman, Milane Frantz, Zhang Xin and Zhang Yin.
Mein Kampf: Adolf Hitler - for anti-fascists (Vol.I & II with unpublished work: Zweites Buch 1928)
Price: Free! Words: 396,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
Adolf Hitler: Mein Kampf - for anti-fascists. Translated into English by James Murphy: 1939. Volume I & II with unpublished sequel work: Zweites Buch 1928: eBook supplied with accompanying external audio book-track links. Narrated by British singer/songwriter & novelist; ‘Odd Jonathan’."Profit must not be made from the genocide of 6 million." www.Brittunculi.co.uk.
My Brothers and Me: The World War II Years
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Three brothers survive their sinking ships during World War II. Sister recalls these events, supported by old letters and news clippings. She describes strict war-time living conditions, including the rationing of food, gasoline, cigarettes and other items. Living through the Great Depression and World War II was difficult, and resulted in the makings of The Greatest Generation.
Gaetano Reina The Murder That Started The Castellammarese War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Gaetano Reina was a wealthy ice dealer who earned around one million before he was slain by an assassin with a sawed off shotgun. This era before the modern Mafia families formed is an intriguing one. Reina once worked at Columbia Wet Wash Laundry, a firm owned by Tommaso Gagliano, who was later a Lucchese family boss. Reina was once of three men implicated in the murder of a rich poultry dealer.
From Bastard To Believer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,290. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
The story of growing up in the 1950's and 1960's, coming to terms with one's sexuality and reconciling that sexuality to a true belief in God and what that means to me as a Christian. It is also the story of a personal journey toward that reconciliation and the trials and pitfalls I have had to go through to get to that place in my life.
Black Butterfly
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50,760. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Black Butterfly is a story of hope, perseverance, and destiny. It is a memoir of the events and memories that shaped Victoria McGrew's early life.
Jamie Vardy's Having a Party: Leicester City's Miracle Season
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Jamie Vardy's incredible rags-to-riches rise from the oblivion of non-league football to shoot his Leicester City team to the top of the English Premier League and lead England's attack in Euro 2016.
Angelo Caruso Mafia Underboss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The early 1930s was a time of the Castellammarese War and the murder of "Joe the Boss" Masseria in a Coney Island restaurant in 1931. My ebook focuses on the short tenure of Salvatore Maranzano as Mafia boss of bosses. Specifically I look at the life of Angelo Caruso chosen by Maranzano as his underboss in 1930. Caruso was a career criminal who came to a bloody end in prison on Welfare Island.
Firebrand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016 by Quindaro Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
1848. The Bondi family is leaving for a better life in America. But 15-year-old Anschl doesn’t want to go. He’s found his life’s purpose in Vienna, fighting on the barricades against a tyrant king. But Anschl is about to confront an even more monstrous evil in his adopted land — slavery — and the fight will take him to Kansas and the army of the notorious John Brown. Based on a true story.
Scrisorile tinereŇ£ii
Price: $4.28 USD. Words: 93,690. Language: Romanian. Published: June 23, 2016 by EdDigitala. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dragoste, legaturi, tradare, munca; casatorie. Multe persoane au iubit vreodata, dar putine au stiut pe cine sa iubeasca. Toti facem greseli in viata, nimeni nu este perfect, dar trebuie sa trecem peste ele.
WHAT A WASTE: The Untold Stories From The Inside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I hope that this book enlightens everyone to the horror of the system. I hope that it opens the eyes of those whose stories are in this book to see their ridiculous behaviors and to rethink their lives. Maybe if they read actual accounts of some of the things that they have said and/or done they will see what fools they have made of themselves.
Waterfall Horror
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Agents 32 and 33 go to Blowing Rock (NC, USA) on a nice spring day to check out a waterfall where a tragedy occurred during the Great Depression. A heroine from that grim day has a connection to Charlotte and the Univ. of Texas. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Approx. 1500 words. Sex: No. Violence: No. Drug usage: No. Strangeness level: Low. Real-life accuracy: High.
The Clod
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,050. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
A true story of the struggle faced by young soulmates in 1970s England. When Zahra, a Pakistani Muslim, introduces her intended marriage partner, fellow Mental Health Nursing colleague, Luke, to her family there ensues a dramatic clash of cultures, family tragedy and a desperate struggle against all the odds to reunite across continents and convention in a tale of love, loss and faith.
Good Girl, Bad Girl: An Insider’s 1996 Biography of Whitney Houston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Whitney Houston is a show-business phenomenon and one of Hollywood's most sought-after black actresses. Here is the first-ever behind-the-scenes book about Whitney. Good Girl, Bad Girl is written by Kevin Ammons, who spent a great deal of time with Whitney since his girlfriend, Regina Brown, was Whitney's publicist. During his four-year affair with Brown, Ammons saw Whitney at her bitchiest.
Kevin Durant - Rise Above And Shoot, The Kevin Durant Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by James Wilson. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Have you ever wondered how Kevin Durant became one of the best basketball players on the court today? In this book, you’ll discover the most comprehensive biography of the man behind the legend yet. A full biography of his career from high school to the NBA is covered including the highs and lows, along with some explosive insider information never seen before. Would You Like To Know More?
Kobe Bryant - A League Of His Own, Kobe Bryant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by James Wilson. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Have you ever wondered what makes Kobe great and sets him apart? Whether you’re an aspiring athlete seeking to take inspiration from one of basketballs greats and discover how to overcome challenges while training to be the best or simply a fan wanting to know more, this inspiring book lays out the full Kobe Bryant story as it has never been told before!