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Memories of a Holy Roller!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
The story of how a sixteen year old boy with a purile and somewhat perverse sense of humour got involved with the Pentecostal church.Telling how it changed the rest of his life,but caused all sorts of inner conflicts,mostly due to him having had a horrible childhood.
1309 Days to Freedom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,820. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the autobiography of Dietrich W. Geschke, who was born in pre-war East Prussia. Kept along with his mother and sister on Russian collective farms in post-war Kaliningrad Oblast (pre-war East Prussia) for 3 1/2 years and eventually escaped from East Germany to West Germany. His family immigrated to the U.S. in 1952.
A Year in the Life of a Student Teacher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,700. Language: British English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
This is the diary of an office worker who decided to become a school teacher. I attempted the transition from quiet IT professional to loud scary school teacher. I left behind good friends interested in knowing what happened to me, so I began writing this diary. I had no idea it would be such an emotionally charged, powerful, funny, compelling, upsetting and profoundly life altering voyage.
After the Rosy-Fingered Dawn: A Memoir of Greece
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Greece has always been regarded as the birthplace of western civilization and a Mediterranean paradise. In The Iliad and The Odyssey Homer uses the magical epithet rosy-fingered dawn to describe the sunrise over a land of myth, fascination, and mystery. But when preconceptions and illusions are swept aside, what is Greece really like?
Angels on My Shoulders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by NewsHooks 2 NewsBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Canadian author Catherine Anne Ball shares her pain and triumph over years of abuse by her father within a fraternal social system that still abuses children.
Along Came A Horse
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Just when you think you are reading about the life of someone else you realize it is, in actual fact, all about you. For it is in the art of appreciating your life story and what it has to teach you that you get to choose the option of functioning from a position of strength.
Wussie: In Praise of Spineless Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,090. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This droll assortment of biographical “Profiles in Wussitude,” reviews of sex toys for timid men and other essays scrutinizes male gutlessness from every imaginable angle. How do wussies face death? How do they face naked ladies, or Starbucks baristas? Josh Muggins brings his refreshing comic voice to these issues and more.
The Man Behind The Brand - At The Store
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Open a copy of the Information Please Almanac and turn to the chapter on famous people. 4000 names and you won't know hardly any. But what about names everyone knows? Pillsbury, Maytag, Kellogg. Nowhere to be found. How many names are more famous than Howard Johnson or Oscar Mayer? But who were these folks? Let’s look at the men behind the names where we shop.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
The Squirrel and the Golf Ball
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on J.H. Soeder's award winning book, "True Tails", "The Squirrel and the Golf Ball" is a hilarious, funny but true short story about an encounter with a squirrel while playing golf - and what the squirrel thought about golf! You will chuckle as you look at the game of golf from a squirrel's point of view, as he watches the "two legs" play a game that makes no sense to him!
Stars and Flowers
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
During her many years as an outdoors columnist in the ’80s and ’90s, Evelyn Klahre Anderson spoke to political figures, Broadway stars, famous scientists, astronauts, recording artists, network newsmen, environmentalists, comedians, and even former presidents and their wives in her quest to learn the impact that plants and flowers had on the lives of these larger than life personalities.
Courland Penders: Coming Home
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Michael Dransfield was one of the most widely read poets of his generation. He was prolific, producing over a thousand poems in his short life, which ended tragically in 1973.
Una Noche con B.B. (Español)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mini-memoria de una actuación en directo de B.B. King en el mítico Blue Note Jazz Club en el Greenwich Village de Nueva York.
Dining Out
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Move over, Paris! An introduction to Tokyo, the official gourmet capital of the world, ranging from the Michelin Diet of my imagination to the real-life American supermodel peanut butter diet and everything in between. Includes some practical advice for tourists visiting Japan and Taiwan on a budget and some irreverent comments about Japanese “obatarian” (battleaxes) and Starbucks.
My Dyslexic Journey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A personal view of Dyslexia and associated conditions. Exploring the ups as well as the downs.
Twisted Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A collection of true crime cases from Ohio and surrounding states, featuring riveting cases of obsession, lust, murder, secret lives, and sexual depravity. It showcases the chilling reality that homicide investigators know all too well: the last face most murder victims see is not that of a stranger, but of someone familiar.
The Kardashian Effect
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
"The Kardashian Effect" is a compelling, unauthorized, and first-of-its kind look at the Kardashian family, their rise to fame, and the marketing genius behind their multi-million dollar brand. A must read for fans, marketers, and entrepreneurs.
The Funniest People in Families: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 1 ยท The Funniest People in Families, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: While Eve Arden, famous especially for her radio and TV lead character in "Our Miss Brooks," was having labor pains for her son (Douglas), she ran into one small problem—nurses in the pre-labor room kept asking her for her autograph.
Hertzan The Keyboard Entity Chimera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Hertzan Chimera – THE KEYBOARD ENTITY, the official biography of an invented writing persona came out in about 2004 as a 6” by 9” trade paperback, and it's probably still available on all good distribution sites.
All about Muhammad Ali
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 206. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Muhammad Ali (Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.) is considered to be the greatest of boxer in the world. No other boxer has been able to emulate the examples set by the Great Muhammad Ali.