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Arabian Knights - Volume 1
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 1 · Arabian Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An interesting collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of ordinary, famous and infamous real Arabian Knights. Included are the stories of Antarah bin Shaddad, a slave who became a legend; Hatim Al-Taaee, a bedouin who set the standard for generosity; Al-Numan bin Al-Munthir, a king whose boredom causes him to toy with people's lives. Come glimpse some Middle Eastern history!
Amazing Women In History: 5 Kick-Ass Women the History Books Left Out
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Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Amazing Women In History is a blog about all the kick-ass women the history books left out. In this book, you’ll find the five most popular posts: Mary Anderson, inventor Stephanie Kwolek, inventor of Kevlar Carmen Amaya, Queen of the Gypsies Katharine McCormick, biologist & millionaire philanthropist Ana Nzinga Mbande, fearless African queen Download now to read about these amazing women!
Under The Gun; ‘Experimental Literature Of An Urgent Nature’
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Welcome to the world of 'Under the Gun', experimental literature from the pontificator at large, b2. Each of the chapters of this book was originally released as installments on the blog ‘b2publishing’. No more than twenty minutes were spent on each episode so that second guessing could not place a burden upon the creative process. - 'dream big, act swiftly' - b2
Girls Succeed: Stories Behind the Careers of Successful Women
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Careers
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An interactive e-book filled with dreams and passion to inspire, entertain, and empower girls. Fifteen remarkable career women in a variety of occupations share their stories about their work and the path they took to become successful in their careers. A separate Reader's Guide for Girls Succeed is available to help develop units for teachers and homeschoolers.
Interludes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The author spent a month's holiday each year staying with his grandmother in rural Suffolk from the time he was ten to when war broke out when he was fifteen. This is a collection of six true short stories only totalling about 5700 words in which the author is able to capture the society and atmosphere of 1930's country England, and convey images of a bygone era.
After the Gun II - prioritized harmonics
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Prepare yourself to dive into the second episode of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Breathe in, breath out, make sure and collect your belongings from the seat back pocket. The road to Valhalla is paved with brave misconceptions. Move past the current patterns, push yourself capriciously, and make sure to release the parking brake- b2
About The Key and the Broken Wing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jessabell Tales gives her fans and readers the chance to ask her a few questions about the book. Here she gives exclusive answers to anyone who wants to know why, how and when The Key and Broken Wing was written, published and off course what will she do next.
Tainted Ladies: Female Outlaws, Renegade Women and Soiled Doves of the Old West
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This lively little guide rounds up a host of colorful women from Wild West history from stagecoach robbers to cattle rustlers. Meet Calamity Jane, who could out-drink and out-shoot any man, and Poker Alice, a widow who earned a living playing cards. Read about the madams and soiled doves and the many renegade women who defied convention in the Old West
After The Gun - 'ambient reflections of the last hurrah'.........
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The serial anthology known as 'After the Gun' is experimental literature, with half the carbs of the leading brand. Each episode is original, spontaneous, and is released for public dissemination immediately after creation. There is no editing, no MSG, and no safety net. Read, think, and make sure to release your inner Chakra. 'dream big, act swiftly...' - b2
Holy Trinity College: The Boarding School Mafia - Volume 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011 by DoroClem Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
If you think boarding school has no similarities with the Mafia, then think again. On the surface, Holy Trinity College is a regular single sex (boys only) Catholic secondary school somewhere in Africa. However, below the surface, without the knowledge of the college administration, the prefects run the college like the Mafia. This book is based on true events.
After the Gun III - the anatomy of a toothache
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You are about to be exposed to a heaping helping of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Do not be alarmed if you feel different after reading this. It is not necessarily the words, but more that passage of time that inspires us to change, as well as causing extremely long hairs to begin growing out of our ears. – b2
Loving Hearts Live Forever
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,920. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a collection of memories shared by family and friends of their loved ones who have gone to be with the Lord. The stories and poems will bring laughter, tears, joy, and healing to all who knew them. These moments are just a few reminders of their special qualities that we enjoyed while they were here.
Off The Wings of a Child
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Most times, I would have to jump up and dangle in the air, to turn the doorknob in order to open the door. One time I missed and fell backwards, tumbling down the long stairs. I cannot remember the journey itself, nor the pain of bouncing off each and every step on the long fall down. I do however, remember waking up!
Muslim Knights - Volume 1
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 3 · Muslim Knights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In this book you can read about historical Islamic figures such as Salman Al-Farisi (the first Persian Muslim), Bilal bin Ribah (the first man to do the athan), Ibn Al-Maghazilee (a talented comedian), Eyas bin Mu'awiya (a famously clever judge), Nuaiman bin Amr Al-Ansari (an irrepressible trickster), Muhammad (peace be upon him), Abdullah bin Huthafa and Suhaib bin Sinan (the first Roman Muslim).
Tragic Deaths of Cary, North Carolina Youths
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
My book includes short biographies of young people who resided in Cary, NC, whose lives were ended prematurely in car wrecks, shootings, drunk driving accidents, and other tragedies. The time span of the book encompasses young men and women who were born between 1930 and 1968. Most of the deaths occurred between 1950 and 1974.
Memories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ten Anecdotes of the author's life experiences - taken mainly from the early years. The reader will find plenty of nostalgia in this one. (A compendium of three books = "There's one born every minute", "Give it to Dad!" and "Home is where the Heart is.")
Arabian Knights - Volume 2
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 2 · Arabian Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In this volume you can read about hidden tombs and lost wells, brave knights and cowardly murderers, an endangered crown prince and a man looking for his soul mate. Whether you’re interested in anthropology, theology or just plain old-fashioned adventure, you're sure to find a story you like in this fun second installment of the narrative history series "Knights of Arabia".
USC Latino Alumni Association Spotlight 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“Inspiration in action” is the best way to describe our talented, altruistic and successful USC Latino alumni! It is in this spirit that we celebrate three outstanding alumni, USC Latino Alumni Association advocate and friend and begin our alumni archive.
Muslim Knights - Volume 2
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 4 · Muslim Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In this second volume of Muslim Knights you can read about Salman's advice on balancing one's life, the challenge a Roman Emperor issued to an Amawi Calipha, the disturbing dream of Abdullah bin Umar, the conversion of an entire tribe from Yathrib because of their leader Sa'ad bin Muathe, Sa'ad bin Abi Waqas' dealings with his controlling mother, and the serene wisdom of a Calipha's grandson.
Highlights
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Highlight stories, Life cameos, German, Brazilian, American the heritage of a life time. I found the the USA the country I love.