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A Sugary Frosting: A Memoir of a Girlhood Spent in a Parsonage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Sugary Frosting / A Memoir of A Girlhood Spent in a Parsonage and How I Survived Being a Preacher's Kid This memoir reveals an underside of being the preacher's kid, a public role that is rife with challenges of supporting your minister father and your minister's-wife mother and of becoming yourself, a person they may not have expected to come out of their household.
They Call Me Momma Katherine: How One Woman’s Brokenness Became Hope for Uganda’s Children
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
In the midst of sickness and poverty, she loved and cared for the orphans of the war-torn country, as she faced witch doctors and Muslim agitators. Katherine shares her life story to help us know that we can all make a difference – if only we let God . . .
Life In A Bong, How Pot Ruined My Life & How I Got It Back
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life In A Bong is the story of one man’s insidious relationship with marijuana addiction and his struggle to quit and find sobriety from a ‘benign’ drug. Ecstasy turns to darkness as his pot habit shatters his health, career, marriage, and friendships. The author’s life is almost extinguished, after suicide bouts, living on the street, having a heart attack, all followed by taking another toke.
Escorting the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,740. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Read how a bicycle accident and near death experience (NDE) changed my life along with my understanding of life and death. How it taught me that death isn't something to be feared, but is merely another step along life's path.
Desperately seeking Xanadu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,640. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Desperately Seeking Xanadu Jacey Winters takes the reader through the various facets of buying that longed-for country property. For her, this proved a long and arduous task with many trials and tribulations brought about by those involved in the process: estate agents, auctioneers and even the actual vendors.
Last Stopover Ecuador
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,870. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Tom and Joan Beak's incredible faith waited upon the Lord to lead them. They experienced his amazing power working in and through them to start 100 churches in Togo. They saw the "Hand of the Lord" intervene time and time again to save them from danger and death and to show His power to the people in Togo and Ecuador.
Un hombre acabado
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: Spanish. Published: June 29, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Un hombre acabado (autobiografía) es considerada la obra maestra de Giovanni Papini. Un libro lleno de fuerza, con un deseo ferviente de traspasar los límites impuestos al hombre por el tiempo y el contorno. Como diría Jorge Luis Borges: “una melancólica autobiografía”. Como comienza el libro: Yo nunca he sido niño. No he tenido infancia...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Beware the Falling Avocados
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Beware the Falling Avocados, Catharine returns with her family to Lusaka, Zambia ready to contend with cockroaches, prepared to cope with fuel and water shortages and keen to tour the country with The Bishop and The Professor… She makes plans to settle down, but an unexpected turn of events throws them all into confusion.
Cartas a mi hermana en La Habana
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: Spanish. Published: June 22, 2016 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dedicado a las familias separadas por causas ajenas a su voluntad, este libro es un testimonio que muestra cómo la evolución política-desde la fe en el proyecto revolucionario hasta el desengaño- se empeña en destruir los lazos de amor y respeto de la familia cubana. Testimonios basados en la extensa correspondencia que Severo Sarduy mantuvo con su familia durante los 34 años de separación física