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Catching Butterflies
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Price: Free! Words: 103,130. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The random memories of my Dad's life as told in his unique and N'awlins gumbo style. The Spirit of Louisiana, and the Big Easiness of New Orleans, flows through these recollections reflecting his ever present joie de vivre. For 6 years, Dad sent 2 or 3 stories every other week to each of his 8 children in the mail. Come and "catch a butterfly" with Pops as his life is captured one smile at a time.
iJuba A South African Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The author has drawn together his recollection of his youthful experiences on a farm in rural Natal, South Africa during the apartheid years. The narrative is a thought provoking blend of racism, humour, horror, sex, violence and social observation set in a time of social and political upheaval. The final chapter recalls the author's subsequent trip to the SA weather station on Marion Island.
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume 2
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Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Two The unequaled second offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Frank Miller, Clive Barker, Stuart Gordon, David Schow, Caitlin R. Kiernan, Nacho Cerda, Tom Rainone, Viggo Mortensen, and two never-released interviews with Budgie (The Creatures) and artist Hajime Soryama.
Through the Eyes of a Poet: The Life and Writings of Kate Fort Codington
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Kate Fort Codington was a gracious lady of old-line Atlanta society whose roots were deeply embedded in the Victorian concept of dignity and decorum that characterized the aristocratic “Old South.” Using her poems and short stories, and a few memoirs of friends and family, Dory Codington has narrated the width and breadth of the life of this amazing woman, and the century in which she lived.
Knives, Lipstick, and Liberty One Woman's Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Five years after moving to New Hampshire with a simple plan to live in a state where liberty still exists and to raise my son in a better environment. It seemed like a simple plan at the time, a good move to make. So how did I end up a New Hampshire state representative? Good question, and one that not one person who knew me before the move would have ever seen coming, and yes,that includes me.
A Real Apprentice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Retired Aircraft Engineer progressed from apprentice to Planning, Production Engineer to Senior Prod: Engineer, following 5 year diversion into Traffic Management. From early retirement became a sub contract consultant using engineering experience in Space Engineering, Aircraft, Nuclear. During the cold war I traveled East & West Germany, Czechoslovakia, France, Belgium, Ardenne by motorcycle.
Mama Chuy, Faith With No Boundaries
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Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The true story of an immigrant woman who achieved the unimaginable, "Mamá Chuy" mother of Noel Díaz. This book manifests the most pivotal events that a single mother had to endure, the one I called, my mother. She sacrificed herself to give me and to defend my life since the moment I was conceived.
Ils ont donné leur nom à une rue de Nantes
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Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Plus de 1200 biographies des personnages illustres et méconnus qui ont donné leur nom à une Rue de Nantes (France) Over 1200 biographies of famous people and unknown who gave their name to a street of the city of Nantes (France).
Adventure, Romance & Revival
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,550. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Victory International Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of two adventurous people from the opposite sides of the world, who left their families and countries in search of the unknown. Drs. George and Hazel Hill went on to become the founders of Victory Churches International, one of the fastest growing church planting movements in North America.
Starting Over, The Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Mosher Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book will share Nicko Widjaja's experience to future young entrepreneurs. He made money and lost money, built a team and disbanded a team. Nicko Widjaja believe a combination of mistakes and correct takes that make you more agile, resilient and sensible in making judgments. Entrepreneurship had changed Nicko Widjaja's perspectives in looking at life. And he believe it'll do the same to you.
From Roaring Hate to Ramrod Straight A Journey from Hitler’s Germany to the US Marine Corps
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 202,210. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This story tracks the life of an immigrant German Jew who was able to escape the clutches of Nazi Germany, fleeing Berlin, with his family in 1939, shortly after the horrific events of “Kristallnacht” when the Nazi Party in Germany finally showed its’ true colors. Left without a country and nowhere to go, the family manages to get to Genoa where transportation to Ecuador is arranged.
Diary of Edna Mary Conant Caldwell
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Diary of Edna Mary Conant Caldwell (1855-1916), with notes by Patricia Mitchell and Joseph George Caldwell.
Shadows of Bataan
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Benjamin F. Stakes was captured in Manila when the Japanese overran the Philippines. He spent the next three years in captivity, in the harshest conditions, struggling to survive starvation, disease and human cruelty. This is his story, based on his journals.
The Little Red Thief - The True Story of Foxyloxy - An Orphaned Fox Cub
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Louise Wren was closing her bedroom curtains one night when she spotted a fox cub sitting alone and forlorn on her lawn in the dark. Realising it had been orphaned, she began to feed it, soon recruiting her grandchildren to help. So began an extraordinary relationship which changed Louise’s perception of foxes forever. She is now involved in the conservation of the animals she has come to love.
A Kangaroo Loose in the Top Paddock
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 76,760. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Young Lachlan Ness, newly ordained, encounters a rich parade of people - and animals - in a small rural community on the North Coast of New South Wales australia. A warm and amusing story that is sure to leave you with a warm inner glow.
La historia de Sun Tzu
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,710. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
La historia de Sun Tzu es su biografia, pero ademas incorpora el espiritu y contenido de El Arte de la Guerra, primer clasico de la ciencia militar del mundo y al mismo tiempo un gran tratado para fomentar la paz. Es una lectura imprescindible para quienes buscan profundizar en el conocimiento de la ciencia militar en el mundo y en la filosofia de Sun Tzu.
An Avenue in Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
An Avenue In Time tells three simultaneous histories - that of the author, the life of his father, and the history of several parts of Scotland. Arthur's father, a church missionary, changed the face of Kenya for its citizens, and Arthur himself was instrumental in the work of the Samaritans in the United Kingdom.
Steady Past Your Granny's
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,110. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A wry look at growing up in the 1950s and 1960s that is sure to guarantee a smile on every page.
Come Back to Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,600. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Are you afraid to find out what happens when we die? Are fear and depression ruining your life? Are you concerned about what has happened to loved ones who have passed on? Do you wish for confidence in the future and the peace of mind it brings? If you answered "yes" to any of the above, you owe it to yourself to invest $2.99 in the book that can change your life forever.
The Rocky Terrain of Life - Boxed Set
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,950. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A boxed set consisting of 4 ebooks on Life as a Banker, daily life as soul nourishment, stress management,and major bank frauds.