Books tagged: biography

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Achievement IQ Moments
Price: $1.88 USD. Words: 46,510. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Do you dare to be great? If you answered "yes" then you need to know what Stanley Bronstein knows. Do you dare to be massively successful? Then accept his dare and read this book. Learn how successful individuals achieved what others thought impossible.
Stieg Larsson Man Myth & Mistress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Is Lisbeth Salander a feminist — or a comic book avenger? Is her creator Stieg Larsson a feminist — or a prurient, violent hack? What is the Millennium Trilogy really about? Is it literature or vicarious violence and sex? Should Eva Gabrielsson be in charge of the Girl franchise? Should there be a second Salander Trilogy? Who built the Stieg Larsson myth, and is any of it true?
Carver's Tomatoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Biography
"Carver’s Tomatoes" includes all of George Washington Carver’s 115 Tomato Recipes updated for today’s cooks, using modern appliances and seasonings. These were originally published when Carver ran the Tuskegee Institute Agriculture Department. A brief biography is included. Great recipes for gardeners looking to use or store tomatoes. Includes linked Table of Contents for ease of use.
The Onion Peeler
Price: Free! Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book navigates the life of Malcolm Whyman, depicting a captivating view of wartime britain, the hungry 50's, the swinging 60's , the turbulent 70's and the free for all of the early 1980's . As biographical books swamp the shelves, this book offers a refreshing take on the genre. Ultimately Whyman shows that you dont have to be famous to have a life full of twists and turns.
Failure: The Secret to Success
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Q: What do Michael Jordan, Coca-Cola, the Panama Canal, Warner Bros. and Ulysses S. Grant have in common? A: They were all miserable failures. We don't tend to remember famous people for their missteps or successful companies by their blunders. However, the colossal errors that have been made throughout history often light the way to amazing victories. Failure is the secret to success.
Four-Star Leadership for Leaders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Tried. Tested. Proven. Their decisions mean the difference between life and death, victory and defeat. Their actions determine the fates of nations and place an indelible stamp upon history. They are four-star generals and admirals, our country’s top-ranking military leadership, and in Four-Star Leadership for Leaders, they offer their hard-won expertise to you.
Four Parallel Lives of Eight Notable Individuals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,090. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
The parallel lives of Edward I and Andrew Jackson, William Wallace and Osceola, Theodore Roosevelt and John F. Kennedy and Abraham Lincoln and Alexander II of Russia are inaugural essays in what will be a series of essays paralleling the lives of significant people. The major inspiration for this project is Plutarch’s Lives, also known as Parallel Lives, written in Greek around 100 C.E.
When Angels Travel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Challis. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
When Angels Travel is a fictionalized account of the international business travels of Richard F. Challis during the 1960's. It starts with his visit to Moscow. He visited many countries in 4 continents. His style is very personal and easily readable. This story follows on from his business autobiography, "Time and Chance".
Blinded by the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Biographical, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Scott Ferarra is struggling to make it in the music industry. Suffering from bipolar disorder and sensing there is more to life than just the evenings of sex, drugs, and rock n’ roll, he desperately seeks ways to change his complacent routine. It is only after he falls for fellow rock singer Amanda Campbell that he realizes the magnitude of the challenge he's taken on.
The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.