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Monkeys in the Garden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Irven DeVore and the Revolution in the Science of Social Behavior
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Five
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This ebook consists of ten female entrepreneurs. The book is part three in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Carrie Perrodo, Dagmar Dolby, Élisabeth Badinter, Folorunsho Alakija, Friede Springer, Magdalena Martullo-Blocher, María Asunción Aramburuzabala, Maria-Elisabeth Schaeffler and Randa Williams.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
When Your Body Attacks Itself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autoimmune diseases often go undiagnosed due to lack of knowledge. When Your Body Attacks Itself will get you started on your journey towards wellness. My hope is that by reading my journey you will become proactive about your own health.
Jumping into Love of Life
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jumping into Love of Life is the real story of Tony, who after suffering a sky diving accident she became paraplegic. Tony describes the different emotions. A process of dealing with reality and learning how to embrace life once again. The story is an example of surviving deceptions and learning to love and be happy again.
Block Party
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A summer memory of family, community, and fun. Jewell Parker Rhodes’s favorite childhood memory—a neighborhood block party.
When Mahatma Gandhi Calls Blacks Lazy, Raw Kaffirs Was He Racist? Read Original Quotes from Gandhi on Race
Price: Free! Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Was Mahatma Gandhi a racist? His original writings on race is compiled in this short book so that readers can have their own conclusions. Presented in a lucid form for the readers who do not have any previous knowledge of Gandhi, India or South Africa. This is the first volume of the series: "How I Began to Dislike Gandhi" (available also as an all-series volume).
The Legendary Brad Pitt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
As a well-known actor and a public figure, Brad Pitt has been cited as one of the most powerful and influential people in the American entertainment industry, as well as the most attractive man in the world by various media outlets. After their divorce, he then got married to another popular actress in Hollywood, Angelina Jolie in 2014. Learn more about the life of this fascinating Hollywood actor
Albert Einstein: The Most Popular Genius
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One of the great scientists, who had influenced and continued to inspire people, is Albert Einstein. If you are new to science, you will perhaps find that some of his ideas would take time to get used to. But if you take much time, you will realize how great his works are! Encounter Albert Einstein as you get through every chapter of this book.
Whitey Bulger and the Manhunt Through Justice: The Most Wanted Gangster of America
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
One of the most prominent figures in the organized crime scene in Boston from the 1970s up until the mid-90s was Whitey Bulger. Find out more more about this most wanted gangster of America and how he travelled his journey, only reaching to the point that justice had prevailed.
Jack Ma's Life Lessons and Rules for Success
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Financial success is the success in an aspect of life, and not necessarily success in life. Equating financial success with an entire success is similar to equating a part to the whole. Success has to do with balancing every aspect of life. Jack Ma is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world, and learning his top rules for success can greatly help you pursue your dreams!
Idiots I Have Known
Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
They say that dead people don't feel pain; it's those around them that suffer. The same holds true for idiots. In the course of my life I have had many close encounters of the idiotic kind. This short work details a few of them.