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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...
Drunk on Sports
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Far be it from Tim Cowlishaw to advise against drinking, as he admits that it got him the inside track on some of the best stories of his sports writing career. But Tim has learned the hard way the hazards of over-doing it, and shares his highs and lows in the entertaining, yet poignant Drunk on Sports. Follow along with amusing accounts of sports history, from head coach drama to Super Bowl wins.
Our Life Off the Grid: An Urban Couple Goes Feral
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
NOMINATED FOR THE 2016 STEPHEN LEACOCK MEDAL FOR HUMOUR “Let’s do this! How hard can it be?” And, with that, David and his wife Sally, in their mid-fifties, went from being white collar urbanites to living off the grid on a remote island in the wilds of west coast British Columbia, Canada.
Loving God
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 145,280. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
This is the biography of Professor N. Kasturi, the chosen biographer of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba. This book is his autobiography, his story, his journey to the feet of the Lord, Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba.
Us and Them
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Did you ever feel your face prickle under the hostile gaze of a stranger? Us and Them is a vivid memoir for anyone who ever feared or mistrusted another person because of their skin color, their religion or the language they spoke--or faced that fear and suspicion. "Graceful, lucid writing." Vancouver Sun "Told with skill and sensitivity." Victoria Times Colonist
Maverick Publisher: J. Patrick O'Callaghan, A Life in Newspapers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Born in the Republic of Ireland, J. Patrick (Pat) O'Callaghan became one of the giants of print journalism in Canada and beyond. He believed in the role of a vigorous and free press and was quick to confront and expose any encroachment on that freedom by government or other agencies. These memoirs are dedicated to those journalists who share his ideals, his integrity and his moral imperative.
Volunteer Bama Dawg
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016 by Fresh Ink Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Volunteer Bama Dawg collects 60+ of Chattanooga broadcaster David Carroll's most popular essays, combining humor, history, and tributes to some unforgettable characters.
Gone To Bed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A British migrant family, determined to prosper, created a newspaper to dazzle the forested suburbs east of Perth, Western Australia. Over 21 years it battled media giants to pioneer the state's suburban press. This memoir relates the odd events and zany characters met along the way, starting without capital in a derelect haunted hotel. It shows how any community is a trove of wonder.
Sister of Silence: A Memoir (Appalachian Families Book 1)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,190. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Follow Daleen Berry’s personal journey from coal miner’s wife to teen mom to New York Times best-selling author. After a shotgun wedding, Daleen found herself barefoot and pregnant—and by age 21, the mother of four who became determined to break the silence that shatters women and children's lives. A riveting true story this memoir demonstrates the astonishing resilience of the human spirit.
Remember When
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Through a collection of columns for the Sun Journal and the Trent Woods Times, Skip Crayton describes what makes it so special to live, work or just enjoy being a part of the New Bern, NC., community on living in New Bern, NC. Filled with a deep love of family and all the little things that make living in New Bern special, Crayton truly captures the spirit of a great small town on the coast.
A Road Less Travelled - A memoir of a privileged life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,710. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
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Robin Knight reported around the world for American newsmagazines and corporate publications for 40 years. He began covering international events in 1968 when he joined US News & World Report and soon after found himself in Northern Ireland as the civil rights movement began. Over the next 28 years, working for this prestigious American weekly publication, he reported from 50 countries in Europe.
On My Watch ~ Behind the News Book I
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,510. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » Africa
ON MY WATCH is a first-person, “eye-witness” account of life in the years between the Great Depression of the 1920s and the Great Recession of the 2000s. A fully illustrated 400-page soft-cover memoir reflecting on South Africa and its wavering democracy.
Heiress Strangled in Molten Chocolate at Nazi Sex Orgy! – A Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
“Portnoy’s Complaint” meets “The Front Page.” A naïve kid with oppressive Jewish parents gets into journalism for all the wrong reasons, finds himself in over his head on a big city daily, but manages a modest success anyway. It’s a true story populated with swashbuckling 1960s newspaper types, parents with nutty hang-ups, a few celebrities, and an occasional scoundrel.
They're Gonna Murder You - War Stories From My Life at the News Front
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
As an investigative reporter, Clarence Jones was always taking risks. Friends constantly warned: They're Gonna Murder You. His specialties were organized crime, crooked cops and politicians. Who better to kill you than cops who will investigate the homicide? He was the only reporter for a local station to ever win TV's equivalent of the Pulitzer Prize 3 times. A stunning book. A remarkable career.
The Canister X Transmission: Year Two - Collected Newsletters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Running weekly, The Canister X Transmission was sent to readers worldwide and they received updates from the desk of A.P. Fuchs. The newsletter covered four main topics: Writing/Creating/Publishing, Project Analysis, Creator Spotlight, Weekly Ramble. Exclusive to this collection is a special Issue Fifty-three A newsletter. Welcome to The Canister X Transmission: Year Two.
The Long Winding Road to Nakhon Nowhere: When Thailand Truly was the Land of Smiles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In January 1969, at the age of 22, Roger Crutchley set out from London on an overland trip to the Far East. After three months he found himself in Bangkok which was not on his planned route at all. Here he relates his eventful journey and the early experiences in Thailand, a kingdom he is still trying to figure out after working four decades on the Bangkok Post newspaper.
Alice and Me: An Alice Springs Experience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Having survived over seventy years of life in this land, I have at various times stood with my back to Australia – at Seaford, Scarborough, Townsville and Darwin – and in each place I have felt the bulk of the country behind me like the hand of a protective parent: huge, ancient, wild and inhospitable. I have wandered, I have loitered and I have played ... and so I came to Alice Springs...
Malcolm is a little unwell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
‘Malcolm is a little unwell’ is the shocking, gripping narrative of Malcolm Brabant’s descent into madness caused by a routine yellow fever vaccination. The book chronicles a Kafkaesque journey through insanity during which Brabant first believes he is the Messiah and later, the Devil. Brabant, an award winning veteran BBC foreign correspondent, attempts suicide in order to save the world.
Canadian Scribbler: Collected Letters of an Underground Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Always insightful, often witty and consistently inspirational, Canadian Scribbler: Collected Letters of an Underground Writer is a thoughtful collection of letters from one man whose passion for the creative industry—and trying to survive in it—shines through on every page.
Recuento de moradas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
En estas páginas, Alejo Carpentier, uno de los mejores escritores lationamericanos, nos relata, entre otras muchas cosas, su nacimiento, su infancia, su viaje a Europa en compañía de sus padres, su vida en fincas suburbanas, sus fuertes ataques de asma, su entrada en la Universidad de La Habana para iniciar estudios de arquitectura, su amor por la letra escrita, su encarcelamiento, etc.

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