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Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
Operation Pied Piper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A Historical Event. This is a True Story of a group of World War 2 Evacuees from Glasgow Scotland.Events are true and related to my own personal experience as an eight year old Evacuee-About what transpired on the 1st September 1939-The place where my brother and I were transported to, and what followed. It relates also - the the events that occurred, during the war after I was brought home again.
The Funniest People in Music, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Music, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Even very good musicians can have an off night. A team of musicians led by jazz saxophonist Branford Marsalis once mightily messed up “April in Paris.” After they had “played” the song, Mr. Marsalis announced to the audience that they had just heard “April Embarrassed.”
When Life Was Unfair... How One Man Survived... And Learned How To Cope
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,650. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; truth isn’t” - Mark Twain. This book chronicles a man’s journey through an eventful life. When his dreams were dashed and life knocked him down, how did he get up and move on? People can be amazingly resilient, but what determines who will be? Roberto hopes that sharing his story can help others.
Pathway To Spirituality
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Often in life we get too busy with our routine life that in the process we tend to "forget ourselves" - we forget the significance of spirituality and the importance of finding the true meaning of this life. Through this book, I take you to the journey of honesty and truth - a journey through which I discovered "myself".
The Powder Blue Negliee: Memoirs Of A Probation Officer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Through the eyes of a frontline officer, these tales are raucous, fun, and heartbreaking in equal measure. Loosely autobiographical, The Powder Blue Negligee: Adventures of a Probation Officer by Kurt Niemann provides a stunning view of the criminal justice systen.
doctor Vet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This book is a collection of stories about Dr. Meyers' life as a large animal veterinarian in north-western Ontario, Canada in the late 1970's. She had to deal with many hurdles because of her sex both during her years at the University of Guelph and when she was working in the district. It also includes many chapters about her three daughters as they grew up in that farming communtity.
Echoes From the Family Kitchen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,040. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The discovery of two hundred letters between his mom and dad during WWII (while serving with the Seabees in North Africa and Guam) leads a son on a journey of discovery 200,000 years in the making. Their story brings him in close contact with Sicily in the 1800s to the American shores, revealing glimpses of Depression-Age America in Western NY to the present.
Книга 12. Как подчинить мужчин/женщин, рождённых 13 октября не високосных годов. Женский манипулятивный сценарий. Catalog Of Human Souls.
Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: Russian. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Человек, на которого транслируется его личный подавляющий режим, подчиняется манипулятору по одной причине: ему безумно приятно, хорошо, он счастлив. Заставить любого человека испытывать подобное не проблема, т.к. интересы любого homo s. не выходят за рамки его «программного обеспечения», частью которого является подавляющий режим. Этот режим нужно только знать и сыграть объекту манипуляций.
Il sangue è acqua
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,730. Language: Italian. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La storia di una famiglia, o meglio di famiglie, raccontata in modo originale. Ricostruisce usi, costumi, idee ed educazione nel mondo aristocratico italiano fra il 1800 e la prima metà del ventesimo secolo. Scritto con ironia e senza pregiudizi, questo racconto autobiografico descrive antenati italiani, inglesi e russi, ed è ambientato fra Firenze e Lucca, in Toscana, e Venezia.
Finders Losers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a revised edition of the original out of print hardcover book. It is the personal story by the finder of millions of dollars in sunken pirate treasure. Such a discovery is the stuff of dreams that became a nightmare. This is a tale of the tragic results of finding a treasure.
In Prison with Lauryn
Series: The Griot Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,830. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lauryn Hill is the first woman to accomplish extraordinary milestones in an industry designed for men. A leader and innovator, she created her own beat to walk to and live by. Sentenced to three months at Danbury Federal Prison Camp, she has held her own and used the experience to inspire others. Author Rhonda Turpin will keep you glued to this story, from the first page to the last.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr.D. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...
Barack Obama
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Barack Obama is a tribute to the rise of a man who became the first African-American and 44th President of the United States of America. America, do not know what they have in President Obama, Americans have the real deal, the whole package and a leader that citizens of almost every country around the world look to with great envy to have as their leader because he cares for the people.
If it wasn't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,490. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Through my life I've been plagued by the most ridiculous bad luck you can imagine. This is a short book detailing those events making for a very funny read.
The Blue Suit - (A 9/11 Memoir)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
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This true story/memoir of a young, working mother in New York's financial district relates her experience as she becomes an eyewitness to perhaps the most tragic day in the City's history. Told in the third person, "The Blue Suit" provides a personal perspective of a collective experience, as well as a brief oral history of the weeks and months following, and the indelible mark left behind.
Potty
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Child abuse
Sissy must choose to remain a victim or become a hero. Her sisters' lives depend on it.
The Daddy Dearest Club
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We review the crime scene, the evidence, the investigation, the trial and the sentencing. Ripped from the headlines and police files Warning some of the pictures in this book contain graphic crime scene images of murdered people.
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical 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.
Wearing Yesterday's Underpants - Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
I promised Servane our honeymoon would be really different to our previous adventures. She expected a relaxing shopping tour of Paris. Instead she got dragged across the world on a budget overland trip from Beijing to Barcelona, forced to eat flea-ridden Mongolian mutton, fire an AK-47 in a Soviet bunker and spent a night locked in a Polish toilet.