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Creación y bendición: Dios me habló para ti
By Miriam Brit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,760. Language: Spanish. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
A sus 33 años, Miriam publica este libro tras una trayectoria y recorrido de viajes físicos constantes que la llevaron al mejor de los viajes: el conocimiento espiritual de la mano de Dios. El 10% de los beneficios de este libro se destinará al crecimiento de una organización guiada por Miriam Brit para el pobre y el afligido.
Pope Benedict XV
By Bob and Penny Lord
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Journeys of Faith. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Pope we’re bringing you now is Pope Benedict XV who reigned from 1914-1922. There are so many facets to this Pope of the First World War, who served only seven years, the bulk of his term having to do directly with the war, or the aftermath of the war. Pope Benedict XV was ignored, ridiculed, and copied by the powers of Europe during the war.
Bishop C. H. Mason and the Roots of the Church of God in Christ
By Ithiel C. Clemmons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The Church of God in Christ, the first major denomination to spring from the fires of the Azusa Street revival, profoundly affected the history of the black church. Its tremendous influence can be traced to the dynamic spiritual life of its founder, Charles Harrison Mason. Mason’s vibrant spiritual life enabled him to lead a fledgling movement from its infancy to a powerful, prophetic community.
The Sea of Talmud: A Brief and Personal Introduction
By Henry Abramson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Scholarly yet readable, The Sea of Talmud combines basic, authoritative information on the Talmud with the author’s unique and personal journey to traditional Judaism. Tracing the history of the Talmud from its origins in ancient Israel and Babylon to Internet-based texts, Dr. Abramson describes the excitement and thrill of studying Talmud from an insider’s perspective.
Divine Favor: God Acts for You When Your Enemies Act Against You
By Bernard Boulton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Divine Favor: God Acts for You When Your Enemies Act Against You is a spiritual parable written to illustrate an unknown principle about Divine Favor. In this gripping and personal story Pastor Bernard Boulton shares real life examples of his pain and hurt through life and ministry and gives testimony about the hand of God extending favor to him in pivotal moments throughout his life.
Behind the Smile
By Gaylean Maynard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Behind the Smile is the riveting life story of Gaylean Maynard, a Bahamian woman of God whose rite-of-passage conveys the message that God will get in the midst of tradegy and cause triumph.
Barbara Jean Westbrook: The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure
By La Shonda Thornton
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of Barbara Jean Westbrook takes you on a journey through "The Life That Only a Virtuous Woman Could Endure." In this book, you will learn about a young girl who lost her mother at the age of four and was then sent hundreds of miles away to live with her grandmother. Facing life as a motherless child in times of segregation, Barbara is tested time and time again.
ENIGMA: St Francis of Assisi
By Chris Park
Price: Free! Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography of St Francis views him as an enigma. He was was born into wealth and privilege, yet he chose a life of extreme poverty and simplicity. His early life was defined by a carefree attitude to everything, yet he grew into a person of enormous religious conviction and spiritual focus. He had little education but became a highly influential teacher. What lessons can he teach us today?
A Diamond of Africa: The Illustrious Life of African Ahmadi Sheikh Amri Abedi
By C. Naseer Ahmad
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The life of Sheikh Amri Abedi—African Muslim, spiritual sage, poet, and political leader—is the story of a remarkable man who rose from poverty in colonial East Africa to become a star of the global, peace-loving Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Then and Now: The Life Story of Bonnie Baker
By Bonnie Baker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Bonnie Baker had tasted everything the devil could serve up—alcohol, drugs, money, gambling, abuse, jail time, depression, even several encounters with death. Yet her life has taken a 180-degree turn, thanks to God and intercessory prayer. Now an evangelist, she is delivered from her past and has been living for Him for thirty years and counting.
A Journey to Hell and Back: The Flip side
By Charlotte Russell Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A Journey to Hell and Back: The Flip Side is the third text in author Charlotte Russell Johnson’s series of motivational books. Ms. Johnson true to form has developed a surprisingly unique book. The two major characters alternate narration of the story. This literary technique serves to mesmerize and hold the reader spellbound. Two separate individuals on parallel descents into hell collide.
Das Tagebuch der Wunder
By Bruno Zimmerli
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,010. Language: German. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Ein englischer Vorort im 21. Jahrhundert; ein ungewöhnlicher Ort für Heilungen, erneuertes Leben und Befreiung von Dämonen ...? 'Das Tagebuch der Wunder' belehrt uns eines Besseren. Keine Grossveranstaltung und kein Medien-Hype sondern einfach nur ein Herz das danach hungert zu erleben, wie die Liebe und Kraft Gottes das Leben von Menschen wie dir und mir berührt und verändert.
A Journey to Hell and Back
By Charlotte Russell Johnson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A Journey: To Hell and Back is a gripping saga of a young woman’s journey from adolescence to adulthood at an accelerated pace. This book is an exploration of a troubled teen’s journey into the underworld to emerge as an independent, confident and self-assured woman. Pitfalls, tragedy and trials that lure a young honor student into the mean streets of Atlanta and New York mark the story.
Lissa Lizaire
By Dr. Christ-Lee Lizaire
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is a Short BIO of the life and work of Lissa Lizaire. A Haitian Missionary she was the definition of a real woman.
A Bridge to the Mountain
By Ray Wiseman
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This story of evangelist and musician, Paul Chang, hangs on a background of Chinese history and culture. We meet young Paul (Chang Bao-wha) fleeing China ahead of the Communist army; he reaches Hong Kong and the West. In China, his father died in a communist prison. An educated Paul later returns to China to see his father's memory 'rehabilitated' and to make a mark on the growing Chinese Church.
El Judío - Salvador de la Raza Negra
By Enrique Alves
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 36,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2012 by Cornelius McQuillan. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
El Judío narra la historia de un hombre converso no solamente del Judaísmo al Catolicismo sino también de un niño tímido y delicado hasta ser un valiente y santo varón. Jacobo nació en un pequeño arrabal de Severne de Alsacia Francia, pero llegó a ser responsable por la evangelización del continente africano.
Franciscan Footprints: Pilgrimage to Assisi, Forth From the Garden
By Gloria Pearson-Vasey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,260. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Franciscan Footprints compiles spiritual reflections and inspirational stories in two books. Book I describes a pilgrimage to Assisi in verse and photo imagery. Book II relates the poignant life stories of Third Order Franciscans illustrating courage, perseverance, and the attainment of peace.
Bastard Windows
By Stu Strang
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a difficult upbringing of verbal and physical abuse from his father, two nervous breakdowns, four years of post-traumatic stress, two suicide attempts, his life raped in all aspects from the confines of controlled religion, Bastard Windows is the true life story of Reverend Stu Strang on his healing 99-days through Europe to live love. Packed with heart warming confessions and unique humour.
Jesus Birth - Be There
By Patrick Pierce
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The most interesting and most accurate account of Jesus Birth. Taken from actual historic documents, experience what really happen with Mary, Joseph and Jesus. Live the excitement, hardships and fear that surrounded Jesus Birth.
Foy Short, A Life in Southern Africa
By Gardner Hall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Biography of Foy Short, a pioneer evangelist who lived in what is now Zambia and Zimbabwe from 1922 through 1995. The book explores not only the traditional hazards he faced as a “missionary” (wild animals, primitive tribesmen and dangerous travel) but also the doctrinal and spiritual challenges that he had to battle in establishing churches of Christ and training African teachers.