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Inspiration to Live Your MAGIC!™
By Larry Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 35,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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Inspiration to Live Your MAGIC!™ contains 75 biographical introductions of about 400 words each. Every person in this collection is an inspiration to others, through their response to challenges (and some of them faced incredible challenges), by their commitment to serving humanity and their fidelity to their values. A book of inspiration for everyone.
The Fiery Re-Entry of Boris Volynov
By Ray Katz
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The amazing yet rarely told true story of a Russian cosmonaut and his trouble-plagued mission.
2001: A Big Nutter Oddity
By Mike Sharpe
Price: Free! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Author Mike Sharpe writes about two Christian events, as he is there.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 2)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and good Samaritans.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 1)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In February 2010 in Cordoba, Spain, Vanessa Robinet began to give birth. No one was around except her six-year-old son, Agustin, so he telephoned his father, Caesar, to come, and he stayed with his mother until she gave birth to his healthy baby brother, Matias, who weighed 3.4 kilos. Agustin said, “My mom always says that all women are in pain when they go to have a baby.”
Męskie rozmowy nastolatka
By Jakub Skworz
Price: Free! Words: 29,690. Language: Polish. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ośmiu znanych mężczyzn, osiem odmiennych historii. Izdebski, Kondrat, Kuczok, Santorski, Sawka, Turnau, Zanussi, Zięba - decydują się odpowiedzieć na pytania nastolatka o dorastaniu, trudnych decyzjach i ich konsekwencjach.
Keiko-san's Story: An Account of the Minamata Tragedy
By Eustacia Tan
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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In 2008, I had the opportunity to listen to the story of a victim of the Minamata tragedy. Here is her story.
Harry Houdin: "The Great Polynational Mimic"
By Tom Interval
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Introducing Harry Houdin—one of the most versatile performers you've never heard of. Born decades before the great Harry Houdini, he toured Australia and New Zealand between 1860 and 1863 with a one-man act featuring drawing-room magic and international impersonations done to song and dance. Students of magic history will enjoy this first formal work of research on the "polynational" entertainer.
Joseph P. Day: The Great Salesman
By Daniel Alef
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
Joseph P. Day, the great salesman, sold about a third of the Bronx, a third of Queens and large swaths of Brooklyn during his lifetime. In one 12-hour auction he sold 1,574 properties. Day was the quintessential New Yorker. Day's story is a text-book lesson on what it takes to become a great salesman, and his 10 rules for success a menu on the qualities and characteristics he espoused.
Confessions of an alcoholic
By Pat Ritter
Series: Bundy Quicksilver, Alcoholism. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,630. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Bundy Quicksilver is an alcoholic. He tasted his initial taste of alcohol at 12 years old. Before he knew what alcohol could do to him it was out of control. At 28 years his wife gave him an ultimatum 'if he didn't do something about his drinking she was leaving and taking the children'. He promised to never drink again. This is a story of how he overcome his alcoholism.
A Baby Boomer - At any age
By Trevi Formea
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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The open journal and album of Baby Boomer - Joey, and her life in post war Australia during the 1950's and 60's. Beginning with a complete chapter on her great grandparents epic journey to Australia in the 1800's. Share the humour and pains of growing up in the last millennium. When the local creek was your backyard pool and every day was an adventure waiting to be explored!
Mending Matthew
By Della Grant
Price: Free! Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the story of a child’s first ten years of a life he was not supposed to have. Born with severe FASD, he has suffered cranio-facial deformities, respiratory problems, cardiac problems, brain damage and more. It is also my story: of my relationship with this child, as his foster mother and advocate; and my battle to keep him alive despite the odds.
The Journey of a Health Diplomat
By Cheming Yang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,920. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book is about the work and life experiences of a medical doctor who spent nearly two years in serving his government and the global health community. The content is the journal of Dr. Che-Ming Yang in 2007-2009 when he was working in the international health field as the Director General of Bureau of International Cooperation, Department of Health, Taiwan (ROC).
How to Fly
By Richard Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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This eBook is a short story autobiographical in nature. It takes you on a fantastical journey that will have you questioning our understanding of the physical reality that we find all around us.
Dipping Your toes in the Water
By simon morrell
Price: Free! Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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This book, whilst written by a Martial Artist, is not about Martial Arts. Sure, the chapter ‘Dipping My Toes In The Water’ tells of the very personal battles I encountered on my way to success in the Martial Arts, but I feel it best demonstrates how success can be achieved in various stages, until your ultimate goal is met.
An Uneducated View of Sex, Food and Politics
By Derek Haines
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,020. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Who is Derek Haines ? What is the meaning of life? Where do I fit in the scheme of things? What is this book about? If you are looking for answers to the above questions, this is NOT the place to look. This book covers many topics. But none in depth. It doesn’t ask too many questions. So logically from this perspective, it doesn’t answer many questions either. But it does have some recipes!
Stunted
By Elias Williams
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Here is a short personal narrative (for school mainly) that gives a detailed account about my social anxiety one day at a restaurant.
Secret Diary of a Cat
By Fiorella Funrogue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 7, 2013 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cats
In memory of Fiorella, the fun-filled fluffy furball of a cat with a big personality and considerably more than nine lives.
The Alchemist of Light: A Biography of Georges Méliès
By Osie Turner
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Georges Méliès was the first sci-fi movie director, not to mention one of the worlds’ first movie directors. He made 552 films between 1896 and 1913--nearly all of which are under twenty minutes in length (many are only one or two minutes long.) His films are some of the most imaginative films ever to be directed, even by today’s standards.
Following Moira: Gold Fragment
By Mardi Shakti
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Incredibly Multi-Dimensional Story of Being HUman. This is my novel, in shattered pieces, each fragment reflecting a different perspective, a different lens. We are whole, yet we are also in pieces. We are multi-dimensional. Please don8 to support my art - see my bio. (Hug)Official Order of Fragments: Scarlet Rose Fire Gold Azure Indigo Violet Sunset ♥ Paperback to cherish COMING SOON!