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Re-Run: My 30-day Experiment to Fall Back in Love with Running
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
"I was a youthful Zephyr, flying with the wind in my face, fleet of foot and bold of spirit. But 35 years later I have a sorrowful confession to make: I hate running." Tony Markey sucks at running, and he knows it. Follow his 30-day challenge to see if he can fall back in love with running. Starting with 30 minutes of running every day and finishing on day 30 with the Seattle Half-Marathon!
She's No Turnip
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: Australian English. Published: December 8, 2014 by Blue Wings. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
She’s No Turnip is the true story of a mother’s journey from conception, miscarriages and eventually the birth of her baby and the months that follow. A warm and deeply personal account as the mother shares her memories of a baby born with a chromosome abnormality – Trisomy 18, Edward’s Syndrome.
The Journey
Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 35,330. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Will Julie have the courage, determination & strength to meet this life threatening challenge face to face which causes so many trials & tribulations or is the journey that she is about to embark upon insurmountable?
The Unrelenting Burdens of Gang Bangers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Arkansas death row inmate, Minister Kenneth D. Williams, a former notorious gang member, converted to be a bond servant of the most high living God, appointed to be an instrument through which the Lord shall release the prisoners in GANG BONDAGE, and those appointed to death, hereby presents The Unrelenting Burdens of Gang Bangers to accomplish the task for which he was called. Amen
Walk Into The Unknown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,720. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One summer in 1960 an au pair flew into London from Switzerland. Alone in the soot and bombsites, she hoped only to broaden her horizons and improve her English. A stranger to Britain at a time when television was new, abortion was illegal and some said the Beatles were crap, her father expected her back within a year.
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 32,800. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Te Ao Wiremu Bill's World Honorary Black, Thirty years on the East Coast Bill Rosoman Spent 29 years living and working on the East Coast of the North Island of New Zealand above Gisborne. This is his yarn about his life there and the funny and not so funny things that happened.
Arthur the Red River Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,670. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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A semi-biography of Arthur Racine; a cajun man who grew up on the Bayous of Louisiana amid the colorful culture and folk tales of the Indians battling swamp monsters. A way of life that was dangerous and also peaceful where family came first and good fresh food from the Bayou was a necessity to survival.
The Very Best of Clint Eastwood: Inside the Mind of a Hollywood Legend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Clint Eastwood is one of Hollywood's biggest successes. Originally known for his roles in westerns, he has since demonstrated his versatility in a range of genres and has proven to be as talented a director as he is an actor. This book brings together many of his best quotes and provides an extensive insight into one of the most interesting characters in showbiz.
Expectations: Maleness, Whiteness and Me
Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a short story about a personal examination of my life as a White Male and what it means to have privilege and the awareness of that privilege.
Standing In My Own Shadow
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
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This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
If I Can Dream, the Story of "Being Elvis" for 50 Years
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 50,010. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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A 3 yr. old boy sings into an imaginary microphone (hairbrush) and grows up to spend a half century “being Elvis”, performing during the terms of 10 U.S Presidents. Memoirs of wild road trips, clinging women, lost love, found love, lost friend, midnight visits from the mysterious “Ava”, advice from Elvis on being Elvis, schmoozing with Oprah, battles w/drugs, negotiations /alcohol and more.
The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Beth (Elizabeth Short), posthumously known as The Black Dahlia, was the victim of one of the most notorious unsolved crimes of the 20th century. Believing that she was unjustly portrayed in books and movies, her friend, Juanita Spinos describes her in The Soul of Beth as a strikingly beautiful, dignified, compassionate, and caring friend to be cherished and honored forever.
The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Essay » Author profile
True story of an American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. Part three is about living there in his third, fourth and fifth years and his experiences establishing formal residency, adjusting to Costa Rican culture and discovering and enjoying all the aspects of living in a wildly beautiful country. Follow our hero as he encounters the various challenges and rewards of becoming an ex-pat.
JeugdZORG? vergeet het maar!
Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: Dutch. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Dit boek is gebaseerd op een waargebeurd verhaal, de ervaringen van een vader en zijn dochter. Het gaat over ongewenste gebeurtenissen bij Jeugdbescherming Overijssel, maar ook over een kind wat haar eigen onvermogen overwint en sterker wordt. Voor ouders die te maken hebben met jeugdzorg biedt het boek tips. De auteur hoopt dat dit boek een positieve bijdrage zal leveren tot betere jeugdZORG.
Lung Cancer - My Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: 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
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: 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)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: 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.
Always In My Heart
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
A new born baby’s mother, Adelaide, suffers from postpartum depression after his birth. Adelaide’s depression drowns her in its tidal wave of darkness and her husband’s decisions leave her helpless and without hope. Yet Graham, who has never known his mother, feels that his mother is in his heart and not far away from him, despite the lies, secrecy and neglect surrounding her life.
Dungeons & Dreamers: A Story of how Computer Games Created a Global Community
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by ETC Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
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.
Ängeln vid Hovs Hallar
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 71,440. Language: Swedish. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Thor-Björn Bergman har valt att berätta om de omänskliga grymheter han utsattes för som barn och hur en ständig ångest ledde fram till beslutet att avsluta sitt långa lidande. Livet tog dock en oanad vändning och vi får följa honom på vägen dit. En väg säkert lik den flera av oss tvingas vandra - kanske också med oskrivna böcker i bagaget.