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True Identity: Cracking the Oldest Kidnapping Cold Case and Finding My Missing Twin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A man desperate to know his true identity struggles to solve the infamous kidnapping that nearly destroyed his family—and find his twin sister, who has been missing for more than fifty years.
Hope, Grace, & Faith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,830. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
“It took hitting rock bottom for me to realize that if I wanted something better for my girls, I had to learn to love myself first.”
How You Bear It: Triumph and Resilience in Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2021 by DartFrog Blue. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In his riveting memoir, jiu-jitsu champion, professional fighter, and world-class coach, Tom DeBlass tells how he became a hero in the martial arts community for his blue-collar roots and no-excuses approach to life
We Were the Morris Orphans: 4 Brothers, 5 Sisters & Me
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Adoption
When a drunk driver orphans ten children, their plea to stay together sparks international news—and prompts a trust fund that attracts corrupt and abusive fostering.
Total F*cking Godhead: The Biography of Chris Cornell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,390. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The first comprehensive biography of iconic singer-songwriter Chris Cornell.
Pride Over Pity
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Kailyn Lowry is the feisty, tattooed beauty whose determination to raise her son on her own terms has been documented on MTV’s hit series Teen Mom 2. In this raw memoir, Kailyn opens up about her painful past, from her desperate stay at a homeless shelter to the traumatic secrets she’s guarded for years. Pride Over Pity is the inspiring story of a young girl’s resolve to survive and succeed.
No Domain: The John McAfee Tapes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / computer industry
An exhilarating and uncensored account of the maverick tech titan’s wild life, a breakneck journey from Silicon Valley to his sudden, mysterious death in a Barcelona prison.
Auschwitz Escape - The Klara Wizel Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,950. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
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At the tender age of 16, Klara Wizel had a picturesque life with a loving and supportive family. There was no way to know that the Holocaust was creeping toward her and that soon this young Hungarian Jew would be fighting for her life due to the most notorious doctor of the 20th century, Dr. Josef Mengele. Hers is the only story on record of having been selected for death then escaping.
Stops Along the Way: A Catholic Soul, a Conservative Heart, an Irish Temper, and a Love of Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science » Political process / elections
A book unlike any ever written by a leader of the conservative movement, because the stories told are unlike anything ever experienced by any public figure on the American scene today.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder » General
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? Is the main suspect in her death still at large? Kilgallen’s official cause of death, reported as an overdose of barbiturates and alcohol, has always been suspect since no investigation occurred despite the staged death scene.
Fighting for My Life: A Memoir about a Mother’s Loss and Grief
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Mia St. John, a determined and focused five-time world champion boxer, valiantly fought a string of adversaries outside the ring while desperately trying to keep her family together. And just when you think she can’t take another punch to the gut, she’s handed her final blow.
So You Wanna Be a Teacher, a Memoir: 32 Years of Sweat Hogs, Teen Angst, Hall Fights and Lifetime Friends
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 112,550. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2021 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
On Peter Kravitz’ first day as a teacher in an inner-city New York public school, a veteran principal taught him the mantra that would carry him through his next thirty-two years in front of classes: Treat the children as if they were your own.
Betty White Biography: “The First Lady” in the Show Business, Relationships, Career and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts » Comedy
Betty White, the first woman ever to host a talk show. She's the pioneer of television, because she was not only the first woman to have control both in front of and behind the camera, but also Betty White was the first woman to produce a sitcom (situation comedy), especially in times where women had very limited rights in the United States...
Don’t Blow Yourself Up: The Further True Adventures and Travails of the Rocket Boy of October Sky
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From Homer Hickam, the author of the #1 bestselling Rocket Boys adapted into the beloved film October Sky, comes this astonishing memoir of high adventure, war, love, NASA, and his struggle for literary success.
Idol Truth: A Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,380. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Former teen idol Leif Garrett bares his soul for the first time ever, revealing his deepest secrets about the extraordinary highs and devastating lows he has survived over the years.
Straightening My Crown: Conquering My Royal Mistakes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A raw, courageous account of a young woman determined to turn her turmoil into triumph.
Bought with a Price: A Gay Christian's Memoir from Porn Sets to Love
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,170. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2021. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sex & religion
A gay porn performer finds Jesus and tries to find refuge in the Church, only to find that many Christians, both traditional and LGBTQ-affirming, see pornography as normal.
Auschwitz #34207 - The Joe Rubinstein Story
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
(5.00 from 1 review)
Seventy years ago Joe Rubinstein walked out of a Nazi concentration camp. Until now, his story has been hidden from the world. Shortly before dawn on a frigid morning in Radom, Poland, German soldiers forced twenty-one year-old Icek “Joe” Rubinsztejn onto a crowded, open-air truck. The next day, several around him were dead. From there, things got worse for young Joe—much worse.
Hang Tough: The WWII Letters and Artifacts of Major Dick Winters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2020 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military » Military / World War II, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The compelling WWII correspondence and artifacts of Major Dick Winters, commander of the Band of Brothers.
Caged Lion: Joseph Pilates and His Legacy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The surprising story of Pilates—both the man and the method.