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Red Lipstick and How It Saved My Life My journal from the year I was crazy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
One woman's story of her journey to sanity with a little help from the cosmetics aisle.
The Rubber Knife Gang
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,780. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Rubber Knife Gang is a funny, caustic, heart-wrenching series of essays written by a mother raising three boys in the wake of their father’s stunning decline. Amidst the maelstrom of his abuse, alcoholism, mental illness and abandonment, she writes of their plight with humor and pathos, as she charts their struggles and triumphs as they attempt to enter manhood without a map or compass.
The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 3
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
True story of an American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. Part three is about living there in his third, fourth and fifth years and his experiences establishing formal residency, adjusting to Costa Rican culture and discovering and enjoying all the aspects of living in a wildly beautiful country. Follow our hero as he encounters the various challenges and rewards of becoming an ex-pat.
My Wild Ride: The Untamed Life of a Girl with No Self-esteem
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 119,900. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013 by All Star Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"I am the daughter of the town drunks in a small town in upstate New York and this is my story. Life started off well enough. In the beginning there wasn’t even a hint of the chaos that would eventually swallow us all." My Wild Ride is the life story of Susan Bump, which is ultimately a story of triumph. The former California trainer overcame a severely dysfunctional family to...
Sixth Sikh Guru: Shri Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 101. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sikhism
Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji used to wear two swords called ‘Miri’ and ‘Piri’. The first sword was the symbol of military power and the second symbolized spiritual power. The Sikh then became ‘Saint-Soldier.’
Orphan Girl: The Memoir of a Chicago Bag Lady
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tens of thousands of homeless people walk the streets, forgotten, yet each with their own story to tell. Marie James, a 69-year-old bag lady, and a frequent guest at an inner-city mission in Chicago, sat with Jane Hertenstein through the summer of 1995 and recorded this shocking and moving story of life filled with sorrow, loss, mental instability, and hope.
Catch my drift (What the hell happened? True stories of a Gen X cowboy)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
#2 In a series of the true tales of an adventurous if not lucky man.
The Autistic Cyclist
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book, short and from a mother's heart, is about aspects of life with an adult son who has a moderate to severe intellectual disability and autism. It shows that people with an intellectual disability and autism can do lots of things and can be appreciated for their different perspectives on the world. It will move some people to compassion and understanding while also putting a smile on their
Wewak Mission
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,900. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Lionel Veale's story of the Wewak Mission provides readers with an authentic image of the hazardous missions that were factors in every Coastwatcher party assignment as they penetrated and worked behind enemy lines, seeking vital information which ultimately played an important part in the winning of the war.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 2: School
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Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Tomes provides a unique perspective on growing up in the public educational system with ADHD, before anyone knew what ADHD was . Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of his school experience deliver blunt force drama with brutal honesty.
A Painful Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is a true story about a woman who is forced to leave her home, north of Kimberley, with five young children at the outbreak of the Boer War in 1899. She undertakes a journey of a 1000 kilometres partly through a war torn country and semi desert area of South Africa to reach the safety of Cape Town.
An astrological biography of Swami Chinmayananda
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Vedic Astrology Biography of Eminent People: Swami Chinmayananda. Abstract: This is the journey of a spiritual giant from an astrological (vedic astrology or jyotish) viewpoint. This is also an in-depth astrological analysis of an outlier horoscope and his secret of success. Swamiji’s horoscope is analyzed in depth and his birth time is corrected using his life events.
Glimpses of Long Ago: Growing up in Wartime England
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,180. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Canadian author and poet Chris Long has written an intriguing book about his childhood and teenage years. Long grew up on a farm in Berkshire, England during the prewar and wartime years in the 1930s and 1940s. The Japanese surrendered and World War II ended the day before Long became eligible for service.
Living Without Knowing Who You Are: Undiagnosed Asperger's Syndrome
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine growing up having no idea who you were. Imagine that there was a part of you missing that you didn't discover until you were 22 years old. Imagine being made fun of or bullied because you didn't know something was a part of you? This is the story of Travis Breeding. Travis was officially diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome at the age of 22.
Das Gurren der Tauben
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: German. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
DDR-Geschichte: Neben der detaillierten Schilderung der Aburteilung von vier “Terroristen” im beschleunigten Verfahren unter Ausschluss der Öffentlichkeit, gibt diese wahre Geschichte Einblick in das Innenleben von Bautzen II und die Psyche eines jungen Mannes, der im Alter von 20 Jahren zu Lebenslänglich verurteilt wurde.
Social Disability: One Person's Recovery Journey
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
This is the story of the recovery struggle from brain injury by a rehabilitation specialist whose professional experience includes working in brain injury recovery programs.
One Dead Crow: Personal Accounts of the Paranormal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One Dead Crow, Personal Accounts of the Paranormal is part autobiography, part journalism, part mystery, part history and a peek into real-life supernatural events that occurred in the life of the author.
Lester Levenson's Secret Comeback - Will I am
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
“Masters really help when you ask and Angels work upon request!” was Karin's revelation after having written complaint letters for years to a famous Indian sage. An answer never came, but years later her life was saved miraculously and a personal messenger sent to her. In her spiritual journal she describes these experiences and her amazing intuitive insights about two modern American masters.
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager is the first volume in Passion for Flight, a series of short biographies (20,000 words or less) regarding notable pilots who inspire young and old alike to take to the skies. Brig. Gen. Charles Elwood “Chuck” Yeager was the first person to break the sound barrier, on Oct. 14, 1947.
The Farm: Walking with the Past, Johnston Family History
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
History and anecdotes of the Johnston Family Farm and the Johnstons who've lived there.