Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies

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.
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.
БП. Между Прошлым и будущим. Книга первая
By Александр Половец
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 186,660. Language: Russian. Published: January 30, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Я листаю эту книгу не первый вечер под часами, идущими вспять. Я и сама – на мосту, взгорбленном над Настоящим. Вздыбленном поверх него. Но опоры- то моста – именно здесь, рядом со мной, с нами, в нашем сегодняшнем дне.
From Roaring Hate to Ramrod Straight A Journey from Hitler’s Germany to the US Marine Corps
By Peter S. Beck
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 202,210. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This story tracks the life of an immigrant German Jew who was able to escape the clutches of Nazi Germany, fleeing Berlin, with his family in 1939, shortly after the horrific events of “Kristallnacht” when the Nazi Party in Germany finally showed its’ true colors. Left without a country and nowhere to go, the family manages to get to Genoa where transportation to Ecuador is arranged.
Tread Softly: Bullying and the Death of Phoebe Prince
By EJ Fleming
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The 2010 suicide of Irish transplant Phoebe Prince in small-town Massachusetts garnered worldwide attention. Her story has been told in thousands of newspaper and magazine stories and television shows. But the true story is only now being told, and it's much worse than anyone knew.
Sit Down! Listen To This!
By Bill Sykes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Roger Eagle was a towering figure in British popular music. Uniquely his influence straddled the cultural divide separating Manchester and Liverpool.
The Vernons of Hanbury
By Andrew Harris
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 178,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
An account of the Vernon family of Hanbury, Worcs, from 1577 to 1961. The first member of the family in Hanbury was the rector, Richard Vernon, and his descendants bought the manor, and in about 1706, built Hanbury Hall. They became the largest landowners in Hanbury, but in the C20th the estate went into decline, and the family story ended in tragedy in 1940.
Horncastle's Suitcase
By Graeme Horncastle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,510. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
My life growing up on the West Coast NZ in a poor farming family of 12. A quick paced read that takes you into my personal life- my alcoholic father, making do out of nothing, finding wealth in business, losing a daughter to cancer, attempted suicide, depression, alcoholism, and coming back out the other side to an amazing family and supportive friends. Still here and I want to make a difference.
Taking the Sea: Perilous Waters, Sunken Ships, and the True Story of the Legendary Wrecker Captains
By Dennis Powers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ocean transport
This book showcases the heart-beating salvages and “wondrous death-defying finales” (Kirkus Reviews) by the important wreckers. Readers will see how innovation marched to change the maritime world, and as the most acclaimed wrecker, Captain T.P.H. Whitelaw, observed: “A terrible, always hungry monster, with long white teeth is the sea. A smiling witch one day—a monster the next.”
PRINCE OF THE CITY -The True Story of a Cop Who Knew Too Much
By Robert Daley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Young, enthusiastic, NYPD Det. Bob Leuci was part of the elite Special Investigating Unit which operated only against major drug dealers. Like all SIU detectives he and the team he led chose their own targets, roamed the city at will, made big seizures and were virtually unsupervised. They were great detectives. But all was not exactly as it seemed on the surface. Nor was Leuci the perfect cop.
The Pinball Theory
By Howard McKay
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,260. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Wright Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the story of a British man who overcame difficult early years to enjoy a successful engineering career in Asia. Following divorce, he also developed a successful bar and restaurant business. He was also a keen amateur sportsman, musician and singer. He now lives in the Philippines.
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.
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.