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The Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 30!) Words: 66,790. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
One Day And A Story
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until April 2, 2020!) Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2018 by Oluwole Komolafe. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
One Day And A Story is the reminiscences of an African journalist depicting the history of Nigeria's dictatorial regimes in the 1980's with the nefarious roles played by Nigerian rulers and the events that led to the assassination of a distinguished Nigerian journalist, Mr Dele Giwa through a letter bomb.The crude assassination of Dele Giwa left a lasting impression on the author.
The Lone Piper
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On June 6, 1944, Brigadier Lovat led the British Commandos ashore at Sword beach on the coast of Normandy. Accompanying him, was his Personal Piper, Private Bill Millin. Without a rifle, carrying only his bagpipes, Bill marched into war wearing his father's World War I kilt. Read the story as told through the eyes of the commandos and paratroopers who witnessed their legendary bravery.
Headwinds, a memoir
Price: $10.99 $4.40 USD. (60% off until Dec. 4!) Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2019 by Meadowlark Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A delight for aviation history buffs, as well as for readers who enjoy strong female characters in non-traditional roles, this is the true story of one family's experiences set against the early days of the Air Age.