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Khadija (RA) by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Khadija was the first wife of Prophet Muhammad. The first one to embrace Islam, she stood behind her great husband & lent him strength during his long struggle. It was she who proposed to him and they had a long & happy marriage. Her devotion as a believer, her loyalty as a wife, her success as a businesswoman & her skills as a mother make her an inspiration for Muslim women for all times to come.
Sail with Jim - The Dream by James G Whitelaw
Price: Free! Words: 31,100. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
A ten year old introduced to sailing by a friend makes himself a promise to someday buy his own yacht. This is the 50 year journey to fulfill that promise.
The Gabrielites: Meat - Memoirs of a Psychopath by Dr Cerys Davies
Price: Free! Words: 309,870. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015 by Brittunculi Records & Books UK. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
I telephoned the publisher Brittunculi, and with short shrift was informed that only Brian Wilkinson could comment on any matter concerning the investigation - He made himself politely but continually unavailable. Dr Cerys Davies is a pseudonym of British singer/songwriter: Jonathan R, P. Taylor.
When Good Girls Do It: A Memoir by Edie Wright
Price: Free! Words: 42,450. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
What happens when an Evangelical Christian teenager breaks her sincere promise to "save herself" for marriage? Find out in this true story of a people-pleasing virgin who has sex, gets shunned by her church and friends, and is forced to reconsider the holy identity she thought she had.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three) by Hannah Barlett
Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
Diarios de Rafael Hoffman: Los mercenarios by Albert Gamundi, Sr
Series: Saga Reminiscencias Oscuras, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,690. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws(5.00 from 1 review)
Relata la vida de un joven asesino inusual, profesor de refuerzo durante el dia, bohemio durante la noche. Rafael Hoffman vive por intereses, despreciando los grandes lujos pero amante de los placeres carnales. Su vida dará un giro brutal en cuanto conozca a Cristina, pues ella también esconde oscuros secretos...
Imam Malik by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Malik bin Anas is the founder of Maliki school of thought. He is also the author of Al-Mautah, a collection of the Prophet’s sayings and religious rulings. The Maliki school of thought gained immense influence and spread into Arabia, Africa, and Spain. He is remembered as a true Muslim hero from the world of learning.
Princess: A True Story of Life Behind the Veil in Saudi Arabia by Jean Sasson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography(4.50 from 2 reviews)
PRINCESS reveals the secret life of Princess Sultana Al Sa'ud, from the royal house of Saudi Arabia. Hidden behind her black veil, she is a prisoner, jailed by her father, her husband and her country. A New York Times bestseller, PRINCESS was named one of the 500 Great Books by Women since 1300, an Alternate Selection of the Literary Guild, a Doubleday Book Club pick, & a Reader's Digest Selection
Night Mission on the Ho Chi Minh Trail by Mark Berent
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The weather, the built-in hazards of night refueling, target identification, and the mountains hiding in the dark are all enemies- and of course, there's the enemy, too. These pilots have a saying, "And if the big guns don't get you, the black karst will." But then back on top in the moonlight, a man finds brief moments to think his own thoughts before cracking a low ceiling back at home base.
Practical Magic by Barbara Donovan
Price: Free! Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout her journey, Barbara Donovan has touched the lives of many; opening her heart to help those in need or simply 'getting the job done'. Her influence has helped shape our social landscape, including the areas of civil rights, disability rights, natural childbirth and gay rights. Her ongoing commitment to equality and humanity is inspiring.
Sultan Salahuddin Ayyubi by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Salahuddin was an acclaimed Muslim general who spent almost his whole life on the battlefield. He fought the Crusaders for over 20 years. Apart from his numerous victories, he also conquered Palestine back from the Crusaders, for which he is much beloved by Muslims. His achievements, his chivalry, magnanimity and sense of justice have won him respect and admiration from all over the world.
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah was a scholar & a warrior. A master of the sciences, Arabic grammar & Islamic jurisprudence, he taught for many years and was greatly admired by both common people and academics. He lived in the challenging times of the Mongol invasions and played a major role in resistance. Strongly opinionated, he was jailed for his works where he died, leaving an inspirational legacy behind.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 2) by David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and good Samaritans.
Haley, A Novel by John A Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This is the story of two ambitious baby boomers who met and became parents of a little girl. The mother had a psychotic hatred of men, especially successful professionals like a psychiatrist. The mother succeeded in trapping the father in a crime and he was imprisoned and never saw his daughter again.
The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona: More Than Luck by Ophelia De Laine Gona
Price: Free! Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book, The Autobiography of Amos G. Gona, relates experiences of Amos G. Gona during the eighty years that he has lived so far. It was researched, compiled, and written for him by Ophelia De Laine Gona.
Korea 65: The Forgotten War Remembered by John Hughes, Trova Heffernan, & Lori Larson
Price: Free! Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2020 by Legacy Washington. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Korea 65: The Forgotten War Remembered features a series of oral history profiles that cast light on a forgotten conflict one that killed millions, separated families and helped shape the Pacific Northwest.
Dancing Bare by Rigby Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Dancing Bare is an amusing tale about Rigby, an impossibly innocent young man who swaps the suffocating confines of middle class New Zealand for love and liberation in nineteen-sixties London and Europe. Revelling in the freedom conferred by anonymity, he becomes an actor, stripper, rent boy, lover, teacher and dedicated traveller through Europe and North Africa.
The Body Snatcher’s Wife: My Life with a Monster by Barbra Reifel & Johnny Russo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As seen on ID Discovery’s The Devil You Know, Who the (Bleep) Did I Marry?, and Tabloid The shocking true story of how Barbra’s picket fence turned to prison bars, trapped in her twisted husband’s dangerous web of addiction, abuse, and world-infamous crime.