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Kurosaki Killed the Cat
Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 85,560. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kurosaki Killed the Cat is the long awaited autobiography of John Jarvis's career in two armies and six martial arts. He provides a light hearted look at training under masters determined to preserve traditional martial arts against a creeping sport influence in the middle of the last century.
Return to Glow, A Pilgrimage of Transformation in Italy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In her early forties, Chandi Wyant’s world implodes in the wake of a divorce and traumatic illness. Determined to embrace life by following her heart, she sets out on Italy’s historic pilgrimage route to walk for forty days to Rome. This ruggedly adventuresome memoir is about choosing courage over comfort, and following the heart instead of the head, to mend brokenness in unconventional ways.
Abandoned by the Vatican
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
If you love gripping intrigue and adventure and hate betrayal and hypocrisy, you’ll be both rewarded and disgusted by reading Abandoned by the Vatican. Accompany the author as he goes behind the Iron Curtain, the dead man’s land of mine fields and electrified fences and prowls through the back alleys of Prague to support the secret priests who suffered under communist oppression.
Against the Odds: Surviving the World’s Worst Tsunami and Overcoming Trauma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Against the Odds is an amazing true account of survival in the face of the world's worst tsunami. Journalist John Maddocks survived being smashed by a 10-metre high wall of water as thousands around him died. Returning home, John faced an epic struggle to overcome severe trauma. This is his story of resilience and recovery.
Walking Down Memory Lane
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,740. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Please take the time to read and enjoy my book. It will tell you many things about me and my family. My family are all hard workers and we have been blessed in so many ways. We are grateful to all our family members, uncles, aunts, cousins, community friends and neighbors. We have been active in church and community projects. You will learn about the businesses I owned. Please read my other books.
Hip Hop
Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 6 ยท Adventures in Journalism, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the early 1980s, I became the first reporter to travel to the South Bronx to document the origins of hip hop and this book remains the most authentic portrait of the first generation. It was recently updated with never-before-seen photos and illustrations.
Oceanborne Madness??? A self-alleged Alien's view about Humanity
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,590. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
A humorous look at ourselves to discover, how, why and what we are doing along with some suggestions how to change toward a higher awareness of individuality and responsibility.
What Were You Thinking?
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 93,240. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Written in her perspective, the child chronicles her life from toddler to teenager, then young adult. When her two alcoholic parents were so inattentive to their toddler that a pedophile uncle found his way into her life, while the adults partied in the next room… When her parents put him into her child’s bed when he was home from a tour at sea in the merchant marine…
Hanging By Threads: Part Two
Price: $4.99 $3.99 USD. (20% off until June 08!) Words: 51,800. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Hanging By Threads: Part Two (Volume II) is the amazing story of our blue water adventure. Containing tips and tricks for sailors, this is the story that the media never told the public.
A Sailor's Story - Autobiography of Vice Admiral N. Krishnan, Padma Bhushan, P.V.S.M.,D.S.C., Indian Navy (1919-1982)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Vice Admiral Nilakanta Krishnan (1919 - 1982) was one of the most decorated officers in the Indian Armed Forces. Flamboyant, charismatic, and a dynamic leader of men, known as 'the Sailors Admiral', this is his story, one that is inextricably linked to the story of India and India’s Navy, spanning 40 years from the Second World War to the 1971 Indo-Pak war that resulted in the birth of Bangla Desh
The Immigrant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,840. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by National Pacific Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Immigrant is the fascinating true story of George Tamer, a man who truly knew the meaning of hardship. Growing up in Lebanon during the early part of the 20th century, George, his family, and many of their fellow citizens endured extreme poverty and great suffering under Turkish occupation during the First World War, before embarking on a journey to begin a new life in far-away New Zealand..
Gotta Go
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: Australian English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 1 review)
the true adventures of a naive young australin travelling overseas for the first time in the early 60's
Voices From Subsistence Marketplaces
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
Within these pages you will find the stories of others. Specifically, those brought up in India's subsistence marketplaces. Places of poverty, struggle, brilliance, ingenuity, and bold character. Explore the minds of the 13 individuals as we bring them to life through the dictation of their stories. Discover another life and understand the beauty and challenges it holds.
Jim Paul's What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / commodities, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is a Summary of Jim Paul and Brendan Moynihan’s What I Learned Losing a Million Dollars Jim Paul's meteoric rise took him from a small town in Northern Kentucky to governor of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, yet he lost it all in one fatal attack of excessive economic hubris. Paul and Brendan Moynihan revisit the events and examine the psychological factors behind bad financial practices
The Return of Saturn
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
This is the story of Heinz and his journey through life. His travels will take him to five continents. Eventually settling in his dream destination Australia, he describes locations and everyday life in his new country. Work will take him to more locations around Australia and South East Asia, but personal problems make his life a misery. Finally, fate will take him to a new start in Thailand.
Robert "Big Bob" McCullough Al Capone Associate Illinois Horse Racing Official and Murderer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
"Big Bob" McCullough was questioned by Senate investigator George B. White at his plush Cedar Lake, Indiana residence. McCullough had admitted threatening crime expose' reporter William Drury. However he only went so far as admitting that someone had beaten him to killing Drury. McCullough lived a long life. He died in a Florida nursing home when he was 97. My book examines his criminal career.
A Luminous Future
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 20 reviews)
The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
Tales From The Forumside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs of a childhood in The Forumside, Edgware, North West London.
Two Sides
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Sometimes it helps to write things down, when I've done that I feel vindicated. But the pain comes back and makes me feel sick. Not physical pain more mental anguish.
My Egg, My Womb, Your Baby: The Tales of a 3X Traditional Surrogate Mother
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a 3-time traditional surrogate mother genetically related to each surrobaby she carried, Dawn give's a unique perspective and provides an insider's view of traditional surrogacy (TS) based upon her three successful surrogacy journeys. She writes about what TS entails, beginning with the search for her ideal recipients, and resulting in three babies who were destined for three families.