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No End to Snowdrops A Biography Of Kathleen Raine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,250. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This authorized biography of the poet Kathleen Raine tells the story of how she developed from a small girl, who knew at the age of eight that she wanted only to write poetry, into a world-renowned poet and literary scholar.
The Greatest Briton: Essays on Winston Churchill's Life and Political Philosophy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,680. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
After several decades of historical revisionism, Winston Churchill remains one of the most controversial figures in modern history. Critics allege he was a diehard imperialist and warmonger, a bitter opponent of the working classes and a maverick opportunist with an insatiable appetite for power. Despite his record as 'the man who won the war', he is often accused of being a war criminal.
John Clare Voice of Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
John Clare (1793-1864) was born at a time of great social upheaval, just months after the beheading of Louis XVI and the outbreak of war with France which was to last till the defeat of Napoleon at Waterloo in 1815. He also lived through the upheavals of the land enclosure movement and agricultural revolution which changed the face of the countryside and the way of life in rural England.
Climb Up the Steel Mountain
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Kay was still alive and he had to save her now, right away. That was his duty as a cardiologist. He had read about the latest surgical procedures and went over them in his mind, but he had never really done one.
Eyes Pried Open: Rookie FBI Agent
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
In 2005, after working for ten years in a comfortable but mundane corporate job in San Antonio, Texas, Vincent Sellers successfully managed to leave behind a dreary cubicle landscape and begin the exciting challenges of a crime-fighting FBI agent. His journey is chronicled in Eyes Pried Open: Rookie FBI Agent.
THE MARILYN SCANDAL
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Price: $100.00 USD. Words: 129,780. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
SANDRA SHEVEY has reissued `The Marilyn Scandal` with a new cover, an updated introduction and an appendix of letters from interviews all with personal annotations. The book contains all firsthand interviews complete and in context many of which appear truncated and out of context in current Marilyn Monroe biogrpahies inasmuch as most of the principals are now dead.
Behind Sight
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Behind Sight" is a #1 best selling true story about a young man who lost everything when a drunk driver swerved into his lane killing his best friend. Billy's mangled body eventually healed, but his mind and spirit were lost somewhere in the pile of wreckage. Billy Garrett draws you into a deeply moving story of how the power of relentless perseverance can draw hope from devastation and loss.
Cowboy Sweethearts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
Stars and Flowers
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
During her many years as an outdoors columnist in the ’80s and ’90s, Evelyn Klahre Anderson spoke to political figures, Broadway stars, famous scientists, astronauts, recording artists, network newsmen, environmentalists, comedians, and even former presidents and their wives in her quest to learn the impact that plants and flowers had on the lives of these larger than life personalities.
Super Days, Vol. II
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Series: Super Days. Price: Free! Words: 24,840. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is about my days at St Anne’s Convent School, Chandigarh from 1980 to 1993, but if you studied at a convent school anywhere in India in those days, you will probably find bits of your own life in it.
A real apprentice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,010. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Retired Aircraft Engineer progressed from apprentice to Planning, Production Engineer to Senior Prod: Engineer, following 5 year diversion into Traffic Management. From early retirement became a sub contract consultant using engineering experience in Space Engineering, Aircraft, Nuclear. During the cold war I traveled East & West Germany, Czechoslovakia, France, Belgium, Ardenne by motorcycle.
The Return Ticket
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,820. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the story of a 1941 British Rail ticket and its journey from the UK to Singapore, Malaya and Thailand, eventually returning back to the UK four years after issue. Along the way, it sampled the delights of Cape Town, the hostile environment of the Malayan jungle, the horrors of working and surviving in various Japanese POW camps, and the joy of reunion with its owner’s wife and child.
For the Love of Dogs: My Life in Dog Years
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,000. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fourteen dogs and their roles in 50 years of the author's life are described. This is a book about the love of dogs, the pain of losing them, and joy of traveling and living with them, and the effects they have on our lives. It also details the author's growing up in Alaska, relationships, moves to various states, and struggles to survive life's tragedies, all with the help of her dogs.
You're Not From Around Here, Are You? Reminiscences
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I start with my birth, then there was a World War, and then I went to Norman. When everything collapsed in 1945, my family and I became refugees. We trekked across Germany, emigrated to Canada, then the United States, Missouri and Idaho. I was married and continued my journey, had children and divorced, earned a PhD and ended up at the University of OK in 1981, later remarried and am still here.
Richard Weaver's Life Story
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Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
After an abusive upbringing Richard Weaver became a Christian through the testimonies of some Christians. He went on to become the rough-tongued evangelist.
The Life of David Brainerd
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Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 43,480. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
David Brainerd’s life is a powerful testimony to show how God can use those who cry out to Him, to accomplish amazing things for His glory.
The Life of Charles Morton
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Series: Classic Biography. Price: $9.59 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
After his conversion, Charles Morton spent his time preaching across the country. Crowds flocked to hear him and sinners were saved.
The Life of Dwight L. Moody
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Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
This biography looks at the life of D. L. Moody, from a poor upbringing to his ministry on the streets of Chicago, where many souls were saved.
Raven's Flight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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This autobiography tells the fascinating tale of a woman's life through 7 decades from World War II into the 21st century, a journey of growing up and growing wiser in America.
Last Days of the Martyrs
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Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Andrew Bonar focuses upon early Christian martyrs and then considers the persecution faced by Pre-Reformation martyrs such as John Huss and Jerome of Prague.