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Malcolm is a little unwell
By Malcolm Brabant
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: 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.
Rattlesnake Dreams: An American Warrior's Story
By Dean Metcalf
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 171,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of war, journalism, and growing up in the US Pacific Northwest. Spans the second half of the 20th century, and into the 21st. True stories, nightmares and dreams; and one essay.
Drunk on Sports
By Tim Cowlishaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
Bloguear a ciegas
By Ángel Santiesteban
Price: $4.55 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2013 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Selección de textos periodísticos del escritor Ángel Santiesteban. Son apenas una porción y no guardan más orden que el valor del testimonio que gana fuerza frente a un poder omnímodo que impide la palabra.
Guy Logsdon: Award-winning Folklorist
By Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Guy Logsdon graduated from Ada (Okla.) High School, rom East Central State Univ., and worked in two of the family businesses in Ada before becoming the owner of the former Stall Photography Studio. He went on to earn a doctorate, to become a folklore professor at the University of Tulsa, and to become a leading authority on Woody Guthrie's life and music, Western Swing and cowboy music.
The Fixer
By Bob Andrews
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
After more than 50 years in journalism, Bob Andrews decided it was time to come clean and disclose the tricks of his often maligned trade. Andrews—author of “Boom Boom Baby”: and “Sticky Rice at the Orchid Café—takes the reader on a tour of his old haunts in North America, Europe, Africa and Asia. “It reads like a detective story,” said a writer for Le Monde, Paris.
Goodbye, Walter: The Inspiring Story of a Terminal Cancer Patient
By RuthAnn Hogue
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 42,000. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012 by WindRiver Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
RuthAnn Hogue volunteered for an assignment no one else wanted—to write about hospice care and terminal cancer patient Walter Schifter. The experience opened her eyes to the life-altering affects of cancer and the spiritually exalting strength of love. The memory of Walter's dignity and the strength earned through her experience supported her during her own crisis—and they can help you, too.
The Mindset of a Champion: Your Favorite Rapper's Least Favorite Book
By Byron Crawford
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Memoir by the legendary hip-hop blogger, charting the rise and fall of his career as a semi-professional hip-hop journalist.
Hanging Out in Paris and Hollywood "The Turbulent Journey of a Filmmaker"
By Aslam Ansari
Price: $150.00 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Two CIA agents are shot dead outside the CIA headquarters in Langley by a Pakistani man Aimal Kansi. The story had hit the world news headlines. A filmmaker living in Paris sets out to make a film on this story, and aims to expose the truth beyond the news. He goes to Hollywood where the unexpected happens. And soon his life turns upside-down... A quest for idealism...
The Life and Times of James Joyce
By LifeCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
James Joyce's life was just as complicated as his books; find out more about the man in this short biography about the life and times of James Joyce.
The Life and Times of Herman Melville
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Melville's Moby-Dick is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote--what inspired the man who wrote it? Find out in this short biography about Herman Melville.
Heiress Strangled in Molten Chocolate at Nazi Sex Orgy! – A Memoir
By Peter Hochstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“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.
George Orwell: An Introduction to the Man and his Work
By Andrew Means
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The life and writing of novelist and essayist George Orwell, from his childhood in England to his masterpieces, Animal Farm and 1984, and finally his death from tuberculosis in 1950.
They're Gonna Murder You - War Stories From My Life at the News Front
By Clarence Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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.
So Wise, So Young - Gareth Jones, Journalist.
By Gareth Huw Davies
Price: Free! Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Jones, 13 August 1905 – 12 August 1935, was a Welsh journalist, murdered one day short of his 30th birthday by bandits in China. In his short career he filed more international scoops than most of his contemporaries would deliver in a lifetime. This monograph describes a flight he took with Hitler.
Gone To Bed
By Charles Bryce
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: 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.
The Inspiration For My Writings... STOLEN IN PARIS: A Look Behind The Scenes With Author David Wyant
By David Wyant
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this FREE eBook you will find the inspiration and introduction to David Wyant's new series, "STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway", documenting a series of "Lost but Found Again" manuscripts written by classic author, Ernest Hemingway. The manuscripts come alive in the mind of David Wyant, taking us back to Hemingway's boyhood youth in Northern Michigan.
Shouting for Justice: The Journey of a Jewish Journalist
By Herb Brin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,450. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir of Herb Brin reveals a truly unique American life, the story of a courageous journalist, publisher, and poet, who was a tireless fighter, both for his people and for justice. Born in 1915 to a poor Chicago family of immigrants, Herb became a gangland reporter in 1930s Chicago, served as an army reporter during World War II, then covered top stories of the century.
After Long Busyness: Interviews with Eight Heartland Poets
By Eric Lochridge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
After Long Busyness: Interviews with Eight Heartland Poets compiles a series of interviews conducted for poet and editor Eric Lochridge's After Long Busyness: A Poetry Blog.
The Glass Castle: Behind the Story - (A Background Information Book Companion)
By Behind the Story™ Books
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Loved the novel? And you've devoured the last morsel of your savory book. Now what? If you still have the stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of hand-picked treats collected from various sources all over the internet, compiled as an easy, concise and info-rich serving just for you! Try your sample now!