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Jason Clarke - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Jason Clarke rose to stardom? Jason Clarke is an Australian actor born on July 17th 1969. From a family of sheep shearers, he led a transient childhood as his father traveled the rural countryside for work. However, it quickly became evident that Jason, a budding intellectual, was not cut out for manual labor.
Harrison Ford - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Harrison Ford rose to stardom? Harrison Ford was born to a Russian Jew mother and an Irish Catholic father in Chicago on July 13, 1942. The eldest of two brothers, Harrison grew up in a liberal household and was allowed to freely explore his interests, whether that be at a Baha’i temple or at the local movie theater.
Evangeline Lilly - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Evangeline Lilly Rose to stardom? Young, beautiful, and incredibly talented, Evangeline Lilly is one of the hottest names in the entertainment industry. But unlike many of today’s most prominent celebrities, the down to earth Lilly never expected to find herself in such a visible position. In fact, she doesn’t even consider acting a passion;
An Autumn Hike
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In October of 1994, the author and a Korean American lady go on a hike to Big Bradley Falls in the Blue Ridge Mountains. It was a perfect fall day ... until a misstep. Very closely based on a real event. Only some proper nouns were changed. Approximately 3,300 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. If this tale were a movie, it would most likely get a PG-13 rating.
Chris Pratt - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Chris Pratt rose to stardom? People everywhere can appreciate a rags to riches story: someone from a humble background works hard and eventually becomes rich and famous. However, the story is usually a bit more complicated than that. Sometimes being at the right place at the right time is enough to catapult someone into wealth and fame. Such is the case with actor Chris Pratt.
Giant Journeys: Becoming an Ironman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,160. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Ironman finisher Douglas W. Thomson shares his incredible journey of preparing for and completing an Ironman race in honor of his brother-in-law, Stu Mills. Giant Journeys: Becoming an Ironman is a compilation of Thomson's competition, Mills' battle with cancer and universal life lessons.
The Chase Story -- My First 70 years
Price: Free! Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiography of Chase Edwards. Chase tells his story from birth until the age of 70. There are many helpful tips woven into his story. Chase has gone from a suicidal past to a life of living each day in gratitude. This is the story of a man who shares 70 years of his life with you. Visit amusement areas that have since closed down and look for situations that have faded with history.
Cracked Earth: The Story of WEC in Thailand from the Perspective of Rosemary Charters
Price: Free! Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
The story of WEC in Thailand from the perspective of Rosemary Charters. Written as an autobiography, but with the specific purpose of documenting the pioneering work of WEC in Thailand. This edition also includes notes from a number of her colleagues.
Steve Jobs - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What will you exactly get on this book? Quotes from Steve jobs and the course of action for you to follow to equal Steve Jobs success around his own advice and experience. What he did and what that particular quote meant to Steve Jobs ? An answer to the question: How did Steve Jobs do it? How did he deal with the issue? For each quote. What can you learn from what Steve Jobs did?
Chemists Lead Such Interesting LIves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,160. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book follows the growth of Massey University through the eyes of a chemist and his colleagues. This is not a stolid ponderous account but through anecdotes focusses on the humour in a chemist’s life. There were fires and floods, chemistry demonstrations that go astray, squabbles over grades, robberies, and challenges as the age of the computer begins and above all else there are the people
A Life of Flight: One Pilot's Story, from Piper Cubs to 747s and Beyond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Piloting & Flight Instruction
Pilot Bob Gartshore’s 42-year flying career spanned a period of rapid aviation development - from fabric-covered Piper Cubs with a little 65-hp engine to Boeing 747s with four engines developing some 240,000 pounds of thrust. He logged over 21,000 hours in the cockpit, flying to six continents - freight, charter and scheduled runs - for the RCAF, CPA, Wardair, and Canadian Airlines.
A Spring Hike
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author recounts an auspicious hike in the Pisgah National Forest (NC, USA) on a cool day in April of 1998. A stream-side inscription casts a spell over the day. Approx. 1600 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. If this little autobiographical tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13. Sorry, no Mr. Malloy in this one. Not sure where he was then.
The Other Side of Reason: A journal on PTSD
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 24,380. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deep, insightful, gripping prose-poetry of a journey through Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and in recognition of the passengers whose lives were changed forever in a tragic bus-train collision and in memory of those who died.
Our Wee Geordie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Our Wee Geordie tells the story of George and his life growing up in Northern Ireland. From his birth immediately after the Second World War through to the struggles facing the country with the IRA during the Troubles, all aspects of his life are explored.
The Other Side of Philip K. Dick
Price: $7.83 USD. Words: 55,560. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is the truth behind the legend of Science Fiction great, Philip K. Dick? In spring, 1972, Phil Dick moved to Fullerton, CA, where he met Mary (Maer) Wilson. Amid marriage proposals, marathon talk-fests and a love for music and films, they forged a strong friendship that would last the rest of his life. Wilson’s quirky, yet unflinchingly honest, memoir reveals a funny and generous man.
La Mondélé
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: Canadian French. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story of a nurse dealing with life and death for 10 years in the deepest part of the jungle of Sierra Leone or further in the desert of Chad
Dorothea Gutzeit: Be True and Serve
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
A fascinating view of the “other side” in World War II, on the domestic front. Born in Berlin, Dorothea Gutzeit (1921-2005) spent her formative years in Nazi Germany and in her war-torn city. She then forged a new life in Canada.
Little House in the Hollywood Hills: A Bad Girl's Guide to Becoming Miss Beadle, Mary X, and Me
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 96,880. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Charlotte Stewart is known by millions of fans worldwide for her role as the beloved schoolteacher, Miss Beadle, on the iconic TV show, Little House on the Prairie, currently broadcast in syndication in more than 100 countries around the world.
Liberal Opinions: My Life in the Stream of History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
The life and times of a trailblazing lawyer and judge in the law. Author of a controversial but prescient judicial opinion striking down the ban on gays in the military--two decades before the Supreme Court finally recognized such equal rights--Bill Norris made law and waves on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. His legal and civic life before and after, though not well known, is also compelling.
Elvis, Sherlock & Me
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 134,920. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A combination memoir and history of the film business covering the decades from the 40's through the present. Here is an examination of classic Hollywood and such iconic studio bosses as Jack L. Warner, Darryl Zanuck and Walt Disney.