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Mama and Me
By Bette Nunn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 300,220. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Includes many of the “Mama and Me” and “Bette’s Barbs” columns written for The Martinsville Reporter and The Reporter-Times in Martinsville, IN, for the last half century. The columns talk about things that happened—births, deaths, schools, store openings, fires, crimes, store closings, historical events, tragedies, wars, events in Martinsville and Morgan County, and stories about local people.
Sahut. À la croisée du Temps et de la Foi.
By Bruno Sahut
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 65,920. Language: French. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
7000 ans d'histoire, du 1er Testament à la Bible, du Coran aux Textes Védiques jusqu'à 2012: la fin du monde et la Prophétie Maya. Un fil conducteur unique: Sahut, mon nom de famille et mon histoire 666 ans après le massacre des Templiers, un vendredi 13.
Great Peacemakers
By Ken Beller
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 40,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
WINNER of 30+ awards, this book is endorsed by 3 presidents & 3 Nobel Peace Prize winners. Whether you are a parent seeking positive roles models for your children, an educator looking for thought-provoking material for your students, or someone simply wanting an uplifting read, then Great Peacemakers is sure to meet your needs and inspire the peacemaker in you.
This Side of My Struggle: Prisoners on Suffering, Surrendering, and Breaking Free
By Nandi Crosby
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,020. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This anthology is a collection of heart-wrenching firsthand accounts of prisoners in their first, second, and third decades of incarceration.
A Distance Travelled
By Terence Kearey
Series: History Comes to Life, Book 4. Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A Distance Travelled is the fourth in a quartet of books by Terence Kearey dealing with aspects of life in Britain through the centuries from a family perspective. Caught up in the greed and restrictive practices of post-war industry, he came near to total collapse. Helped by friends and family he was able to recover, remarry and rebuild his life
Memories
By Raymond Boyd Dunn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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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.")
Tainted Ladies: Female Outlaws, Renegade Women and Soiled Doves of the Old West
By Vickie Britton
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
Highlights
By Around the World Publishing LLC
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.
Interludes
By Richard F. Challis
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.
About The Key and the Broken Wing
By Jessabell Tales
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.
Read Write [Hand]: A multi-disciplinary Nick Cave reader
By Silkworms Ink Anthologies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011 by Silkworms Ink. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Read Write [Hand]: A multi-disciplinary Nick Cave reader is a provocative new e-collection of illustrated essays, accompanied by illustrative online mixtapes, which interrogates Nick Cave’s literary undertones and emphases, false-starts and fixations, achievements and overall credentials.
Where We Land
By Dominic Caruso
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,830. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
If we ourselves could choose how, where or when we enter this life, I'm not so sure things would be much different for us than they are. We would of course, choose nothing but the best for ourselves and then when things went wrong, as we know they most certainly could, we would not have the character, normally taught us of trying times that it takes to survive in this less than perfect life.
Safe at Last: Refugees in America
By Don Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Clinical Psychologist Dr. Don Miller has interviewed over 2,000 refugees who escaped from danger from seven different countries. This is a book of their stories. Most of them went through incredible suffering and hardship in their native countries and on their way to America. This included ethnic cleansing, starvation, torture, beatings and long periods of incarceration.
27 Views of Chapel Hill
By Daniel Wallace
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Legions of writers who call this famous Southern college town home create a portrait of the town, capturing its sense of place in essays, short stories, poems, and book excerpts that reflect the social, historic and literary fabric of Chapel Hill. The 27 contributors include Wells Tower, Elizabeth Spencer, Will Blythe, Lawrence Naumoff, Daphne Athas, Nic Brown, William Leuchtenburg, Alan Shapiro.
Off The Wings of a Child
By Lee E. Shilo
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!
So Brave...So Quiet...So Long!
By Larry T. Bailey
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,210. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Pine Tree Arts / Pine Tree Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Uplifting in-depth interviews with 34 unforgettable men and women, from one small community in Northern California, who helped save our nation from WWII to the Cold War — and then went home. First published as a 5-year series in The Wildwood Independent, the stories became "the most talked-about, most popular series in the paper's 30-year history," says TWI publisher Mike Dobbins.
Women History Forgot
By madeline hartmann
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 60,790. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Powerful women in world History? You bet. Rulers, scientists, fighters....they are here and most are unknown. Forgotten and they should not be!
Skivvy Girl: The Love of a Post WWII Japanese Pleasure Girl
By Earnest Mercer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A historical fiction set in Japan after WWII. A young fatherless girl facing an intolerable life becomes a prostitute in Yokosuka though she has no sexual experience beyond high school petting. After rigorous training she begins to accommodate clients when she is visited by a young American sailor with whom she forms a close bond. They survive calamity, but their affair is doomed by fate.
Zamanın Sahipleri & Owners of the Time
By Murat Uhrayoglu
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: Turkish. Published: February 21, 2011 by E-Kitap Projesi. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“Kur’an-ı Hahim’de Kıyamet’e ve Ahir Zaman’a bakan pek çok âyetin cifirsel hesaplamalarını ele aldığımız, küçük bir kitapçık şeklinde fakat içeriği ve ele aldığı meseleleri gayet geniş olan bu önemli eserimizde, ahirzamanda gerçekleşecek olan pek çok önemli dini meseleden bahseder...
WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD
By John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A feast for western movie fans, this book looks at over 400 of the 2,000 DVDs on sale. In addition to detailed reviews of classics (The Big Country, Broken Arrow, The Searchers, Stagecoach, Shane, etc., the author focuses on William Boyd (the entire 66 Hopalong Cassidy series), John Wayne, Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, Buck Jones and Alan Ladd. Finally, some of Hollywood's worst westerns are examined.