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The Ada Cambridge Biographical Prose Prize 2014 The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize 2014 by Williamstown Literary Festival
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian
The Ada Cambridge Prize for Biographical Prose and The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize are open to writers and poets of the western suburbs of Melbourne and are an integral aspect of the Williamstown Literary Festival. This volume contains ten short stories and ten poems, including the winners of each competition.
The Complete Short Stories of Gary Troia by Gary Troia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This collection of short stories by Gary Troia brings together, in chronological order stories and memoirs from Spanish Yarns and Beyond, English Yarns and Beyond and A Bricklayer’s Tales into one complete volume.
Living in the Dark by Roger Russell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,130. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of short stories and some poems written in Africa; some are real and some fictional. Most of them are based on events that happened far below the surface of the earth in a world that is in fact stranger than fiction. They are of random events and thoughts with no particular theme.
A Wedding Invitation by Mike Jones
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: British English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A short story for adults. You may not believe it, but this story is true. A wedding invitation that came out of the blue. The wedding was in a place with memories so sad. And in that place, were stories funny, waiting to be had.
Muslim Knights - Volume 2 by Aisha Bilal
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 4 · Muslim Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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.
Legends, Labors & Loves: William Jackson Palmer, 1836—1909 by Tim Blevins
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » North America
Legends, Labors & Loves reveals a remarkable and modest man and opens every reader’s eyes to a new view of Colorado Springs’ founder William Jackson Palmer. There is no scandal, nor is there deception. Not only will you find integrity, leadership and compassion in this book, but you will witness Palmer’s tenacious conviction, strength, and shrewdness—just how one imagines a true “founding father.”
Amazing Women In History: 5 Kick-Ass Women the History Books Left Out by KeriLynn Engel
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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!
Passionaries: Turning Compassion Into Action by Barbara Metzler
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Passionaries’ thirty-five profiles describe leaders of volunteer organizations that are significantly impacting millions of lives. Each story chronicles the personal inspiration behind the organization, the obstacles its creator had to overcome,and lives that have been touched or changed.Readers will be touched, moved and Inspired.
Somewhere in the Northwest by Patrick Wilkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Sheep Tales by Margaret Minchin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A woman's story about living in the country in and looking after sheep on a small New Zealand 20 hectares farm in recent times. The care of the sheep during and the uncovering of their personalities over a year and their needs during that time...
Strange Times; Wacky Anecdotes by John M W Smith
Price: Free! Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Alternative family
Over the past year I made a series of posts on my blog to relate incidents from my life so far. Encouraged by the interest that they aroused, I decided to compile them into a free ebook to reach even more readers and this, then, is the result of my efforts.
USC Latino Alumni Association Spotlight 2013 by USC Latino Alumni Association
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: 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.
I Can Still Drive at Night by Sheldon Saltman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book is about a love lost through the death of a spouse. It entails the humorous events that the survivor encountered. Primarily, it deals with all of the widows who came out of the woodwork wanting to make sure that he did not go hungry. There were constant offers of casseroles, briskets, and other exotic dishes. Not wanting him to eat alone, they all asked, "Can you drive at night?"
Muslim Knights - Volume 1 by Aisha Bilal
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 3 · Muslim Knights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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).
Under The Gun; ‘Experimental Literature Of An Urgent Nature’ by Bryan b2 Byrd
Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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
Stuff Like Marbles 'n Things by Steve Kube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An anthology of memories and musings that may have you laughing hysterically, crying uncontrollably, or melting with deep, abiding affection. At times having you wonder if such things could be true, while triggering, or perhaps more accurately, spontaneously exhuming similar memories of your own. Yeah, they're true, like Garrison Keillor's powder milk bisquits are pure, mostly.
Jimmy Fallon: Writer, Comedian and Late Night Host by Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jimmy, did you ever think about the opportunity that you really sing too well to make a comedy album? Are you too good for your very own really good, man? No. I never ever thought that. But I did want to have a comedy record that you can really listen to. If you don't want to pay attention to the words, you can easily go, "Okay, that does not seem that bad. I can endure that for 2 minutes."
After the Gun III - the anatomy of a toothache by Bryan b2 Byrd
Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
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