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The Soul of Beth - The Luminous Black Dahlia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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.
The Last Apostle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,180. Language: American English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
a cajon boy born an apostle and is reluctant to accept his destiny.
My American Patriot - A Tribute
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Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The author mentioned his wife in all his books and thus she became known to thousands of readers as his "American Patriot." Regrettably she passed away on 21 May 2014 after a short illness and many readers asked for a tribute - to find out more about this remarkable lady. This then is the tribute to my American Patriot, wife and soul mate.
The Oklahoma Gamblin' Man
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,100. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Rex Tanner lived his unique and colorful life as a folk hero, incognito. Even from early childhood he was able to draw from his natural ingenuity to sidestep danger as he adroitly and fearlessly turned negative situations into positive solutions; learning and growing from his experiences.  His story is that of a member of what has been called “America’s Greatest Generation.”
JeugdZORG? vergeet het maar!
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Price: Free! Words: 14,640. Language: Dutch. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
Dit boek is gebaseerd op een waargebeurd verhaal, de ervaringen van een vader en zijn dochter. Het gaat over ongewenste gebeurtenissen bij Bureau Jeugdzorg 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.
Ruben is Funny and Talented
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Price: Free! Words: 92,810. Language: Australian English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ruben is Funny and Talented, no matter what he thinks, the fact that there's a book on the subject just makes it even more true.
Lung Cancer - My Story
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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
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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)
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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.
Always In My Heart
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
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
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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.
Ängeln vid Hovs Hallar
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 71,440. Language: Swedish. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: 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.
On Eagles Wings
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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
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Price: $5.99 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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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.