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Inspiration to Live Your MAGIC!™ by Larry Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspiration to Live Your MAGIC!™ contains 75 biographical introductions of about 400 words each. Every person in this collection is an inspiration to others, through their response to challenges (and some of them faced incredible challenges), by their commitment to serving humanity and their fidelity to their values. A book of inspiration for everyone.
Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit by Jane Morris
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
Telling on Myself by Betty Broderick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2020 by Taylor Street Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Daniel T. Broderick III’s relentless harassment of his discarded wife, Betty, made her increasingly crazy as he and his girlfriend – then second wife – Linda Kolkena Broderick piled on the pressure, until one day, on November 5, 1989, at her wits’ end and believing herself to be acting in self-defense, she confronted them in the early hours of the morning and in a panic shot them both dead.
Total F*cking Godhead: The Biography of Chris Cornell by Corbin Reiff
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.
Hope, Grace, & Faith by Leah Messer
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.”
A Journey of Self-Discovery by David Ferrers
Price: Free! Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The inspiring story of one man's journey from low self-esteem to becoming one of the world's top life and leadership coaches.
The Best of /r/LetsNotMeet - Vol. 1: The First Four Years by /r/LetsNotMeet
Price: Free! Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Best of /r/LetsNotMeet, Volume 1, is a selection of some of the most popular and top stories told during the first four years of the /r/LetsNotMeet subreddit. These true stories have scared and entertained thousands of people, and they've finally been collected in book form.
Eunice by Eunice Neale
Series: Eunice: Autobiography., Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 118,240. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eunice. I, the first child of a stoic affluent farming Methodist family, was born at Ceduna in rugged outback South Australia, near Nullabor Plains during World War 11. I obediently lived and abided by the strict regime of our family farm life in the days before electricity, water supplies and telephones, before I realised there were alternative ways of living. I think broke my parents heart.
Stripped: Twenty Years of Secrets From Inside the Vegas Strip Club by Brent Kenton Jordan
Price: Free! Words: 74,730. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sex, cash, violence, greed –– nude women, crazed customers, degenerate owners, dirty cops corrupt politicians –– bloody knuckles and shattered teeth. The dark underbelly of Sin City exposed. The premise for a hard-boiled crime drama? No, just another night in the strip club. The only book ever written about the strip club industry by a man who was actually in the strip club industry.
Auschwitz Escape - The Klara Wizel Story by Danny Naten
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,950. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Medical Detectives: Cases from the Original CSI Investigators by Paulette Cooper (Noble)
Price: Free! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This award-winning book was the first book on CSI or forensic medicine written for the layman. It includes hundreds of fascinating cases along with interviews (and their best cases) of the major forensic pathologists such as Dr. Milton Helpern, Dr. Michael Baden and Dr. Cyril Wecht.
Caged Lion: Joseph Pilates and His Legacy by John Howard Steel
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.
Sway by Matthew John Bocchi
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery
“I was only nine years old, but I knew what death was. It was the end. When it came to my dad though, no amount of rational thought could outweigh my feelings. I watched the footage over and over again, trying to validate my hopes and dreams, believing there was a minute possibility he made it out of the building alive.”
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal by Jack Durish
Price: Free! Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal by Jack Durish is a personal memoir of the author's tour of duty in Vietnam during the war that tore America's heart in half. It is a tale of his adventures and misadventures while serving in the rear echelons of the 9th Infantry Division. This telling of the Vietnam story is not politically correct, just true.
Hello Darkness, My Old Friend: How Daring Dreams and Unyielding Friendship Turned One Man’s Blindness Into an Extraordinary Vision for Life by Sanford D. Greenberg, Art Garfunkel (contributor), Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (foreword by), & Margaret Atwood (contributing author)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Friendship
The remarkable and inspiring story of a Columbia undergrad from a poor Jewish family who, after losing his eyesight to disease during his junior year, finds the power to break through the darkness and fulfill his vision for a life of great professional success and distinguished public service.
The Life of a Stripper: Special Bonus Edition. 5 Exotic Dancers Confess Their Personal Experiences in the Adult Entertainment Industry by Romana Van Lissum
Price: Free! Words: 14,190. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
For over 17 years, Romana Van Lissum has been a cocktail waitress in a popular Vancouver strip club. She has decided to get some answers to the questions we all want to know about exotic dancers. Welcome to the inside view of the world of exotic dancing. Get ready to find out the secrets, mechanics and drive behind the beautiful women that take their clothes off for a living.
Emergence of Eunice by Eunice Neale
Series: Eunice: Autobiography., Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 216,730. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Emergence of Eunice tells the transformation of an innocent isolated farm girl,me,who in 1959 moved to the city alone to do-I knew not what! Except I had to escape the strict regime of my parents. I plodded unwittingly through 30 years of abuse and changes,woman's liberation,equal rights,the magical pill, hippy era, free love, all which changed the world and me; for better or worse? You be Judge.
Always a Soldier: Service, Sacrifice, and Coming Out as America’s Favorite Black, Gay Republican by Rob Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,950. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
An Iraq War memoir and searing political commentary from Fox News regular and “America’s Favorite Black, Gay Republican” Rob Smith
Rosa Mexicano: A Culinary Autobiography (With 60 recipes) by Josefina Howard
Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mexican, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is not just a cookbook. It is the Story of how a self made, independent woman became one of the most important pioneers in fine Mexican food dinning in the United States. The recipes are the ones that made Rosa Mexicano NYC famous and from there a whole chain has grown to more than 14 restaurants internationally and growing.
13 Years in America by Melanie Steele
Price: Free! Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.94 from 34 reviews)
The powerful story of one woman’s search for happiness and fulfillment in modern-day America.