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Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn: His Words
By Daniel Coenn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by IKON-М. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This book is a collection of 72 fundamental quotes and aphorisms of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.
Lung Cancer - My Story
By Peter Oliver
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Peter, a non-smoker, was diagnosed in February 2010 with stage 4 lung cancer after visiting the doctor complaining of a sore back. His life changed dramatically, as did his family’s. ‘Lung Cancer- My Story ‘ tells Peter’s story from the day of diagnosis to his passing in November 2012.
The Inventor
By Henry Junior Kalke
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The Inventor is a book about a true life farmer, born on a farm and died on the farm. The inventor has all the true life facts and history of a man who obviously was a very talented genius, arguably ahead of his time. He never gave up on a project until he made it work.All facts have been researched and written in the order of the inventor’s life and is not a work of fiction.
New Age Meditations...Life's Hidden Secrets.(Vol-49)
By Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
New Age Meditations are synonymous with uplifting the consciousness of the individual. These meditations are written by Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji (first spiritual guru in the world to create over 6000 New Age Meditations) while in a state of Samadhi. These meditations are going to surely shed light on the ways we perceive life & give us a chance to see something great which belongs to the unknown.
Dungeons & Dreamers: A Story of how Computer Games Created a Global Community
By Brad King & John Borland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by ETC Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Dungeons & Dreamers: A story of how computer games created a global community follows the designers, developers, and players who built the virtual games and communities that define today's digital entertainment landscape and explores the nature of what it means to live and thrive in virtual communities.
On Eagles Wings
By Sy Newitt
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 254,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
On Eagles Wings is the true story of a journey of suffering that started in the deepest darkest pit of despair and hopelessness and ended in the bright sunshine of a new life. A journey that brought deep inner healing, peace and contentment and being set free from the constricting chains placed upon me by the world and the church to become the person I was created to be.
Perfect Swing, Imperfect Lies: The Legacy of Golf's Longest Hitter
By John Christensen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
In 1974, 64-year-old journeyman golf pro Mike Austin set a world record by driving a golf ball 515 yards. Although celebrated in a DVD and book as a “real-world Indiana Jones,” the flamboyant Austin died bitter and virtually unknown. "Perfect Swing, Imperfect Lies" examines his tangled legacy and explains why he may yet become in death what he wanted most in life — famous.
The Dunce At The Back Of The Class
By Ian Johnstone
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
William was an unwanted child, mistreated, beaten and mentally abused. He had to learn to look after himself, to stand up against those who abused him, and to become self-reliant emotionally and physically. William’s story is of a child desperate to reach out to someone or something to find an escape from the cruelty around him. It is a story that he has waited more than sixty years to tell.
Selma Lagerlöfs dagbok Mårbacka III
By Selma Lagerlöf
Price: Free! Words: 43,410. Language: Swedish. Published: November 12, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
14-åriga Selma Lagerlöfs dagbok från år 1873.
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.
Perfect Dog Tales
By Patrick Wilkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,870. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite animal stories, a book dominated by dogs. “When wolves decided it would be okay to become lapdogs,” Wilkins says, “human beings got a benefit beyond measure.” But in the telling of his tales the author acknowledges the worth of many other creatures.
The Note
By Mark Elswick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
The Note is 15-20 minute read. This short story is a hilarious true story about a morning I was five hours late for work on a job I had just started as a 20 y/o kid. My best friend kept me out all night, and I must've turned the alram off. My brilliance thought if I got a doctor's note, everything would be fine. When I got to the hospital, though, ruht roht--see cover. Please rate after this read.
How to Fly
By Richard Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Alexander the Great's Horseman's Spiritual Journey
By Peter Neilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,640. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
A spiritual journey taught by horses. Krystina Kellingley, Axis-Mundi and Our Street Books. I really enjoyed this book. It painted family life vividly, with folk lore, mythology and wonderful stories. 2nd book by Scotland’s horsewhisperer, Peter Neilson. Nod a mentally traumatised horse. Quizzy who in a past life had been Bucephalus, Alexander’s famous warhorse, he had been Alexander’s Horseman.
BloggyBook Summer Season 2013
By Marc Corn
Series: BloggyBook, Summer 2013. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life goes by really fast. It’s like someone is turning the hands of time and not giving you a chance to treasure each moment we have in life.
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.
Searching for Walter
By Stephen Bloy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Walter Bloy, an ex-merchant navy officer, died in 1947 shortly before his son Stephen's second birthday. It was only in 2009, after seeing a television documentary about the role of the Merchant Navy in the North Atlantic convoys of World War 2 that Stephen was inspired to research and write his father's story.
Nod Whispers
By Peter Neilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
A true Black Beauty Story. Emma 15, Scottish Borders. Wow. I was hooked. Sucky Garlick, I think it was the most moving book. Mrs J M Noble, 5 out of 5. 1st book of a non-fiction trilogy of Scotland's Horsewhisperer. The horse called Nod came to Peter to be healed and for Peter to develop his healing skills. This proved to be the start of his amazing spiritual journey being led by different horse.
Unsung Heroes of the Tar Heel State, Volume 1
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Personal stories of men and women of North Carolina who served with distinction in the Armed Forces of the United States of America.
Life of Heidi
By Derek Paterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Heidi is a Canadian-born Border Collie. Rejected as a puppy, she eventually finds happiness and fulfilment with a New Zealand family. Along the way she meets a skunk and a porcupine, chases deer and rabbits and learns to climb mountains. After a hectic life of international travel, she has earned her sleepy retirement.