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Chasing Muhammad Ali, Fighting the Opioids
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free until April 3!) Words: 125,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
One man's heroic return from crushing loss! Boxing's George Foreman called George Chuvalo “the toughest man on the planet." Chuvalo went on to have a special lifelong relationship with Muhammad Ali based on their two epic bouts. Then, in retirement, he lost three sons & his wife to opioids. Chuvalo had to rebuild his life from the ashes, embarking on a one-man crusade to reach out to young people.
TV's M*A*S*H: The Ultimate Guide Book
Price: $9.95 $5.00 USD. (50% off until April 13!) Words: 254,270. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
With a foreword and all new M*A*S*H dialogue by Larry Gelbart, a "History of MASH" with commentary by William Self and even more interviews and commentary from most major players, the original producers, writers, directors, guest stars, a technical adviser for William Christopher's character and even a stunt man, we think you'll find this to be "The B*E*S*T Book Anywhere"!!
For Mother's Sake
Price: $3.45 $2.59 USD. (25% off until Jan. 28, 2020!) Words: 117,120. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The true-life account of Jimmy Carl Black, the “Indian of the Group” who, together with Frank Zappa, Roy Estrada and Ray Collins, formed the original and outrageous 1960's Los Angeles rock band: “The Mothers of Invention”, one of the 20th century’s most influential bands. Jimmy recalls these times with a clarity that is remarkable, considering the backdrop – free love, drugs and “freakiness”.
Outlaw for Life! - Secrets of the Notorious Waterloo Outlaws MC
Price: $8.99 $4.50 USD. (50% off until April 1!) Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 by Rebel Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Outlaw for Life - Secrets of the Notorious Waterloo Outlaws MC, is written in a bold no holds bared style, which reveals all the secrets about the outlaw biker lifestyle. The author was an active member for fifteen years who climbed from the rank of Prospect to chapter President and beyond.
L'Oeuvre Compléte de Zacharias Tanee Fomum Sur la Prière (volume 1)
Series: L’Œuvre complète de Zacharias Tanee Fomum. Price: $9.99 $5.49 USD. (45% off until April 24!) Words: 288,430. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2017 by ZTF Books Online. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Prayer
40 livres complets sur une vie et le ministère de la prière, le jeûne et l'intercession dans sept volumes. Ce premier tome porte les livres suivants: Retraites Pour le Progrès Spirituel Le Chemin de la Prière Victorieuse Prier Avec Puissance Le Ministère du Jeûne Le Ministère de Louange et d’ Actions de Grâces
L’œuvre Complète de Zacharias Tanee Fomum Sur la Doctrine Chrétienne Fondamentale
Series: L’Œuvre complète de Zacharias Tanee Fomum. Price: $9.99 $5.49 USD. (45% off until April 24!) Words: 530,150. Language: French. Published: December 20, 2018 by ZTF Books Online. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Discipleship
Toute personne qui commence sa marche chrétienne sans ces fondamentaux pourrait trainer les pas sur le chemin étroit, au lieu de courir ou d’être en croisière.
L'oeuvre Compléte de Zacharias Tanee Fomum Sur le Mariage
Series: L’Œuvre complète de Zacharias Tanee Fomum. Price: $9.99 $5.49 USD. (45% off until April 24!) Words: 196,050. Language: French. Published: February 20, 2017 by ZTF Books Online. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage
Le mariage était supposé être une expérience merveilleuse. Il était supposé être une sorte de «ciel sur la terre». Cependant, pour plusieurs personnes, le mariage est devenu «l’enfer sur la terre». Nous croyons qu’on peut faire en sorte que de bons mariages deviennent meilleurs, et que de mauvais mariages deviennent de bons mariages. Tel est le sujet de ces livres:
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
Forgotten Laughs: An Episode Guide to 150 TV Sitcoms You Probably Never Saw
Price: $14.40 $4.00 USD. (72% off until April 13!) Words: 202,590. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Forgotten Laughs: An Episode Guide to 150 TV Sitcoms You Probably Never Saw contains answers the questions about quickly-canceled, never-aired, and short-run situation comedies.
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 1!) Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen details Curtis' career and life during her scream queen era and includes detailed and never-before-seen production histories.
The Miracle of Pain
Price: $9.99 $6.69 USD. (33% off until March 31!) Words: 131,030. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery
This Miracle of Pain eBook (131,086 words) has a full color front cover and is in the Health and Self-help categories of books. The book is written for a general audience, especially for those dealing with acute or chronic muscle and joint pain. It is for persons, their family and friends who are looking for better ways to deal with pain, when what they are trying is not working.
Radio Pro
Price: $14.40 $7.00 USD. (51% off until April 11!) Words: 308,080. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Containing 736 pages with hundreds of photos, Radio Pro is enlightening, informative and thought provoking for both the radio student and those interested in being a radio personality.
Flying on Film: A Century of Aviation in the Movies, 1912 - 2012 (Second Edition)
Price: $14.00 $7.00 USD. (50% off until April 12!) Words: 128,310. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Flying on Film is the history behind the films. Veterans and aviators from past and present tell the real story of one of the most fascinating genres of motion pictures in Hollywood.
Behind Sach - The Huntz Hall Story
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 23!) Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Behind Sach: The Huntz Hall Story presents the life of the actor who made us laugh with his unforgettable and unique persona of Horace DeBussy Jones, better known simply as “Sach.”
Earthed in Hope: Dying, Death and Funerals – A Pakeha Anglican Perspective
Price: $13.49 $3.37 USD. (75% off until March 31!) Words: 129,660. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Pastoral Resources
Earthed in Hope will enrich the funeral ministry both of those in the Anglican tradition and also those from other Churches. It is a valuable resource for funeral celebrants, counsellors and anyone supporting the bereaved and dying. Hendery reflects on and responds to spiritual, theological, liturgical, pastoral and cultural questions, and offers practical suggestions and insights.
Grant Williams
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until April 21!) Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A biography of Grant Williams, who may be known today only as the Incredible Shrinking Man, but his legacy now finally enlarges again through this titanic tribute to a tallest of talents.
Now, Look Here (Publicistics) — Part One
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off until July 1!) Words: 106,550. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
This is the first volume of my publicistic materials and in size about 2/5 of all things, which are conditionally put under the heading “For Journals”. It comprises very big period of time, from about1990 (when Myrski emerged as writer) and till 2017 when I decided to put an end to this enormous book (where the number of all papers reached 68 what is exactly the number of my years at the end).
Capturing the Spark: Inspired Teaching, Thriving Schools
Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until March 31!) Words: 104,490. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Aims & objectives
We all care about improving public education, but how do we find out what’s really happening in classrooms and schools? Veteran teacher David B. Cohen spent a year spent visiting public schools throughout California, discovering how students flourish when teachers capture the sparks of curiosity and inspiration. The result is Capturing the Spark: Inspired Teaching, Thriving Schools.
Elvis, Sherlock & Me
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 12!) Words: 134,920. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A combination memoir and history of the film business covering the decades from the 40's through the present. Here is an examination of classic Hollywood and such iconic studio bosses as Jack L. Warner, Darryl Zanuck and Walt Disney.
Fine del mondo, fine della storia o fine dell'inferno sulla terra? Una risposta scientifica agli eterni quesiti: da dove veniamo? Chi siamo? (Dove siamo?) Dove andiamo?
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until April 6!) Words: 510,760. Language: Italian. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Recentemente è stata paventata la "fine della storia", più di recente persino la "fine del mondo", ma le persone comuni e gli intellettuali aspettano da millenni una palingenesi che consenta la "fine dell'inferno sulla terra", ossia la fine del contrasto tra individui e società. Per raggiungere questo risultato occorre che gli esseri umani acquistino la piena conoscenza scientifica della realtà!