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Sub-categories: Autobiographies & Memoirs | Personal memoir | Celebrity biography | Woman biographies | Historical biography | Criminals & outlaws | Religious biography | Adventurers & explorers | Military biography | Literary biography | Other biographies | Business biography | All sub-categories >>
Ringing the Bell: My Life in the Biz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
The true story of how I was recruited by a notorious door-to-door sales organization, and traveled across the country in pursuit of success. My goal of making millions took some unexpected setbacks as I mastered the art of cold-calling, mouse-killing, and "ringing the bell." A rare look into the culture of Cydcor/DS-Max, this memoir is both harrowing and humorous.
With my head in the clouds – part 1
You set the price! Words: 163,060. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
We landed at Prestwick on the Scottish west coast after just five hours and one minute from take-off at JFK. The scheduled time was six hours and twenty minutes so this was some achievement and to this day has never been beaten by a scheduled aircraft.
Frida Kahlo
Series: The Artist Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Explore Frida Kahlo through the photo fantasy artwork of Lisa E. Jobe. Melding Kahlo's own paintings with black and white photographs and various other elements, Jobe creates a digital decoupage to experience the artist like never before. Containing quotes by Kahlo herself, this picture book is a sure bet for any Kahlo admirer.
No Easy Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,980. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Patsy Whyte caught glimpses of an invisible world growing up in a children's home in Aberdeen, Scotland. One of a family of ten traveller children, torn apart by the state in the 1950's, Patsy recalls in her memoir a childhood scarred by years of mental and emotional abuse, prejudice and hatred. No Easy Road is the first instalment of a two-part autobiography.
Cops Don't Run
Series: The Rozzers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Swapping his army-greens for police-blues, ex-solder Diem initially suspects he has joined 'just another army'. All that changes however, once he is let loose on the unsuspecting public that make up the beautiful English university city of Cambridge. From mad axe-men to heart-breaking agony messages, the new probationary cop samples everything that life has to throw at him. But will he prevail?
Negative to Positive: The Untold Truth and Consequences of Charlie Sheen's Battle with HIV
You set the price! Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / AIDS & HIV
For the first time ever, bestselling author Ian Fineman takes readers on an unprecedented journey behind the glare of the spotlight and media headlines to reveal the true Charlie Sheen story as it’s never been told.
Tales of Bien Hoa
Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Always wanting to be a fighter pilot, Bob Chappelear volunteered for a second tour of duty in Viet Nam. This is the story of that second tour. It is a telling of what it was like to fly the A-37 Close Air Support Fighter. This airplane was "the worlds smallest fighter, the fastest gun!" The airplane only weighted roughly 6000 pounds but the gun shot 6000 rounds a minute.
Behind the Scenes: Or, Thirty Years a Slave, and Four Years in the White House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016 by Eno Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One of the seminal slave narratives, Behind the Scenes: Or Thirty Years in Slavery, and Four Years in the White House also examines the life of Elizabeth Keckley after she purchased her freedom, and during her years as a successful businesswoman/dressmaker in Civil War-era Washington, where she became confidante to Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln.
Storia di un pilota, dal funerale di Alitalia alla fuga dal Qatar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Un racconto in prima persona di un pilota di Md80 Alitalia sul suo lavoro considerato ricco di privilegi,ma che è solo passione e sacrificio e che finisce improvvisamente nel dicembre 2008. Tra le vicende degli equipaggi,la disoccupazione e gli sforzi per trovare un nuovo lavoro ci porterà con molta ironia lontano fino in Qatar, ricco paese, ma gabbia dorata per gli stranieri che ci lavorano.
Undercover Girl: Growing up transgender
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,200. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
In 1966, on the edge of a puberty she doesn't want, a transgender girl hears a news story, and knows there are other people like her. Will she ever become her true self? A story of love, hope, friendship, growing up, and acceptance, with some comedy and terror thrown in.
Letters From A Bipolar Mother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Mood Disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
In "Letters From A Bipolar Mother", Alyssa Reyans tells the story she's never been able to tell her children: of how she lost them in a battle with her own mental illness. she shares with them - and the world - what the mind of a woman suffering bipolar depression looks like, how the darkness she battled on a daily basis almost won, and how, years later, she found the courage to claw her way out o
John Wayne: The Westerns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Few film actors had the lasting popularity of John Wayne, especially when he appeared in westerns. In this comprehensive essay, Rambo-creator David Morrell analyzes Wayne’s career in westerns and explores his fascinating, complex personality, including his Latin studies in high school and his skills as a chess player. Even Wayne’s most knowledgeable fans will be surprised by this insightful essay.
Tales of Phan Rang
Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 35,270. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of the author's one year tour of duty flying C-123 cargo aircraft in Viet Nam. Provides descriptions of life in country and the missions that were flown. Presented not as a political view but rather simply as an account of that year and what it was like to be there.
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
The case of Jeffrey Dahmer discusses the life of Jeffrey Dahmer from his disturbing acts as a child to his murderous rampage and up to his death while a prison inmate. In all Jeffrey Dahmer would commit 17 murders and be convicted on 15 of these counts. It may be the lack of treatment for Jeffrey Dahmer’s paraphilias would contribute to his disturbing and violent personality.
Tortured For His Faith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Haralan Popov was a successful minister in Bulgaria when he was arrested and sentenced to 15 years imprisonment as an American spy, at a widely publicized trial in Sofia. Enduring torture and brainwashing in communist prisons and labor camps, Haralan Popov remained faithful to God.
A Teenage Philosophy of Awareness and Existence: Analysis of the Columbine Shooters' Worldview
Price: Free! Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Essay » Sociology
How did Columbine school shooters Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold view the world around them? The first half of this short book analyzes the shooters’ personal journals. The second half of this book contains annotated transcripts of the killers’ journals.
Beyond Hope: A Sex Offender's Story
You set the price! Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The author receives no money from the sale of this work. See the bio for details. Should a sex offender speak? This daring author takes us on a journey from his own childhood abuse through the depths of his depravity to the amazing work of the restoration of hope even though he doesn't deserve it. In realizing the power and beauty of grace, we see a story of honesty, love, and redemption.
Alcohol: Confesiones
You set the price! Words: 57,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He escrito este tratado de salud y cuidado contra las traumáticas consecuencias del abuso y adicción al alcohol que se anticipa nos caerá en tromba en pocos años tras el largo período de "la Marcha" y el ahora vigente Botellón y Macrobotellón, amén de las diversas mezclas de estupefacientes (cocaína y éxtasis) mezclados con la bebida ingerida en discotecas y bares atiborrados de jóvenes hoy día.
P.O.W. Mayday Over China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The courageous story of Jim Young, a B-25 Bomber Crew Member and WWII Prisoner Of War. His Diary of accounts, unedited and kept intact. Please view my other ebook- flushing fish