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Reminiscences at 60
By Howard Ingram
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
An entertaining, irreverent and erudite romp through 60 years lived to the full by ex-millionaire, (to be again), businessman, writer, actor, sailor, teacher, consultant, entrepreneur, traveller and lover.
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.
Tuffs
By Reva Maria
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The first third of this short entry is surmised from the attitude, habits, actions and demeanor of this wonderful cat. The balance is based on events that occurred from the time he came into our home. He apparently had a very loving home and was given excellent care, then abandon. A story of survival, adaptions, and acceptance by a caring loving family.
The Israelite and Your Freedoms
By Bob Cornell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,660. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The subject of this book is probably someone you have never heard of. And yet he is in the same category as Washington, the two Adams (John and Sam), Franklin, Morris, Madison and Jefferson. This man was a forefather of America. Our book covers his life and times from his birthplace in Poland through the revolutionary contest we had with Britain.
Defiance: A Chronicle of Courage
By Chance DeWitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,300. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Nowhere is a woman's courage tested more than when she must escape the terrors of a revolution and uproot her family. This is a true story of one woman's courage, leaving a life of opulence behind to escape through thebrutal desert of eastern Iran with her two small children. Abandoned in the desert by those who had been paid to save her, would she watch her children die? Or could she save them?
The Edinburgh Cyrenians
By Roger Leslie Paige
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 111,040. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010 by Spire Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
“This is the first of a planned trilogy of books about my work with the homeless and people with alcohol problems. This book tells the story of the early years of the Edinburgh Cyrenian Trust. I had been a volunteer living in their hostel before I became their first residential social worker and finally their Treasurer in the late 80's.
Talking with Twentieth-Century Women
By Peter Watson Jenkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,890. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The souls of 21 famous women talk through channel Toni Ann Winninger, about their past: Jane Addams, Marian Anderson, Maria Callas, Rachel Carson, Marie Curie, Amelia Earhart, Ella Fitzgerald, Anne Frank, Judy Garland, Barbara Jordan, Helen Keller, Margaret Mead, Golda Meir, Carmen Miranda, Marilyn Monroe, Georgia O’Keeffe, Sylvia Plath, Selena, Sharon Tate, Mother Teresa,Wilma Rudolph.
Talking with Twentieth-Century Men
By Peter Watson Jenkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,370. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The souls of 21 famous men talk through the leading channel Toni Ann Winninger, about their past life and view of Earth today. They are: Frank Lloyd Wright, Picasso, Patton, Babe Ruth, Hemingway, Louis Armstrong, Walt Disney, George Orwell, Robert Oppenheimer, Jesse Owens, Sinatra,Yehudi Menuhin, Sam Walton, James Baldwin, Peter Sellers, Andy Warhol, Martin Luther King, Elvis Presley, John Lennon.
From Prussia to Russia to North America: 300 Years
By Stanley Harder
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
A valuable reference for descendants and genealogists, "From Prussia to Russia to North America: 300 Years" documents the early history of the Anabaptists, the Mennonites in Prussia, and in the New Russia. A concise history of the Mennonites in the Ukraine, it includes documentation of the southern Minnesota Quiring, Siemen, Harder, and Sawatzky families of the Mt Lake and Butterfield vicinit
Lifeliner: The Judy Taylor Story
By Shireen Jeejeebhoy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Judy Taylor relished her simple happy life. She had a loving husband, three young daughters, a beautiful suburban home. But after intestinal blood clots annihilated her guts, Judy faced starving to death in a cold Toronto hospital. The year was 1970. Judy lived two more decades without eating. "Lifeliner" is about her inspirational story from death to life, from ordinary woman to medical pioneer.
Convoking Hell
By Tracy LeCates Petry
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
A true tale of two lives lived walking on and running from the dark side of life. A story of horror and hope.
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).
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!
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.
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.
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.
Jamie's Diary
By jamiesdiary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is for every teenager, parent and teacher. It is Jamie's story - A captivating collection of diary entries leading to an almost inevitable and catastrophic outcome.
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.
A Candle Burned
By Jerry Guibor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
For "A Candle Burned," Jerry Guibor interviewed friends of his who were born into Soviet oppression and survived those terrible times to find out there is a living God who loves them. Others stubbornly cling to their atheistic upbringings. Nevertheless, their stories are just as compelling.