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His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 1, 2020!) Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Priest. Lover. Statesman. Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu is one of the most famous -- or infamous politicians of all time. Made a villain in the popular Dumas novel, "The Three Musketeers," the real man was a dedicated public servant loyal to king and country. A man of logic and reason, he transformed how we think about nations and nationality.
Hypatia of Alexandria
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
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As the western world fell into darkness, she dared defend the light. For over 40 years Hypatia stood between the dark ages and the light of classical philosophy, arts, and sciences. Though none of her books survived the aggressive book burnings of religious zealots, her legacy remains that of one of the greatest scientists of all time. This is her fascinating true story.
Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 9. Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until Nov. 20!) Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Cleopatra was the last of the Greco-Egyptian Ptolemaic dynasty. She was also the only descendant of Ptolemy to speak Egyptian. More than Caesar's lover. More than Egypt's most famous queen, she was a woman of courage, compassion, and vision who loved Egypt more than any other Greek before or since ever could. Includes a detailed timeline, bibliography, and a special Easter egg for Doctor Who fans.
Ancient Heroines
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Nov. 20!) Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The fascinating and inspiring stories of three of the ancient world's most famous heroice women come together in one volume. Begin the journey with "Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh." Then discover Roman Britain with "Boudicca, Britain's Queen of the Iceni." Finally, defend the light with "Hypatia of Alexandria." Three heroic women. One boxed set you won't be able to put down!
Heartland Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until April 30!) Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoirs, stories, and poems from the heart of Clara A. Bastien Treat, one of America’s Rosie-the-Riveters. About the author - Clara Treat was a wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a well-known antique dealer, inventor, and WWII Rosie-the-Riveter. Her writing was inspired by love of family, freedom, and country. She passed away in 2010.
For Mother's Sake
Price: $3.45 $2.59 USD. (25% off until Jan. 28, 2020!) Words: 117,120. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The true-life account of Jimmy Carl Black, the “Indian of the Group” who, together with Frank Zappa, Roy Estrada and Ray Collins, formed the original and outrageous 1960's Los Angeles rock band: “The Mothers of Invention”, one of the 20th century’s most influential bands. Jimmy recalls these times with a clarity that is remarkable, considering the backdrop – free love, drugs and “freakiness”.
A Hairdresser's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This book is the story of a little girl who through a childhood full of struggles, hardships and pain had a dream. That dream was to someday become a hairdresser. Follow her as she trades her dollies in for the real thing.This is the diary of a hairdresser who had a calling and a great memory. It is filled with stories of pain, sadness, gossip, angst, triumph, challenge and most of all, humour. Th
A Cut Above Discrimination
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of one woman's fight against discrimination towards the homeless and needy. Helena fought back by offering hair care and grooming services FREE of charge to all in need. Only to have her plans and ideas thwarted by government regulations.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
My Life : Albert Einstein
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until April 24!) Words: 7,110. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 15, 2019 by General Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology
No one born as a genius—man's hard work and passion makes him a genius.
De Ses Lèvres: Collection de Notes Autobiographiques Sur le Professeur Zacharias Tanee Fomum
Series: De Ses Propre Lévres. Price: $6.99 $3.84 USD. (45% off until April 24!) Words: 62,340. Language: French. Published: May 31, 2016 by ZTF Books Online. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Le Professeur Z.T. Fomum était un homme de spiritualité et un génie spirituel qui a influencé le monde entier. Professeur d’Université, scientifique, enseignant de renommée mondiale sur la prière et la vie spirituelle, il était exceptionnel dans plusieurs domaines.
Bishop Oscar Romero
Price: $4.95 $3.96 USD. (20% off until Feb. 11, 2020!) Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of Oscar Romero is one of transformation, from one born of poverty, to one living comfortably within the system, to one determined to change the system. The story of Oscar Romero is one of conversion, of Paul on the road to Damascus, of a man who was blinded, and whose eyes were opened by the Lord, to see his brothers and sisters in agony and misery.
They Called Him Al: The Musical Life of Al Bowlly
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until May 10!) Words: 120,660. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The great story of one of the most influential and popular singers of the Big Band era.
Hope in the Valley
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free until Feb. 8, 2022!) Words: 18,120. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hope in the Valley is a memoir written by Elizabeth Fischer and her husband, Kevin. At 26 years old, Elizabeth was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma cancer which flipped everything she knew upside down. From medical uncertainty to eternal promise, these pages are an intimate look at the life of Elizabeth and the Hope of Christ above everything the world could throw at her.
Personal Things In English (motley collection)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
This folder contains some things related personally with the author Chris Myrski, yet this is not autobiography and the materials are made interesting for the readers. At present there are 4 things, namely: Myrski Against Myrski, Conditions For Printing Of Myrski; Creative Testament Of Myrski, Open Letter To Microsoft. There are similar folders in Russian and Bulgarian, but they differ.
15 Minutes With… Forty Years of Interviews
Price: $9.00 $2.00 USD. (78% off until May 15!) Words: 127,610. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Journalist G. Michael Dobbs has been fortunate to have spoken with dozens of newsmakers and celebrities during his almost 40 year career.
Al final del arcoíris
Price: $2.99 $2.39 USD. (20% off until May 18!) Words: 83,030. Language: Spanish. Published: April 17, 2019 by Las nueve musas ediciones. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles
La forma magistral en que se ha engañado al mundo con las supuestas bondades de la Revolución cubana. Estos temas, algunos por primera vez revelados y analizados, son abordados en este libro.
Лични Неща На Български (пъстър сборник)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 17,410. Language: Bulgarian. Published: December 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
In Bulgarian. Този папка съдържа няколко неща свързани лично с автора Христо Мирски, обаче това не е автобиография и материалите са направени интересни за читателите. В момента има 4 неща, а именно: Мирски срещу Мирски, Обява, Условия за печатане на Мирски, и Творческо завещание на Мирски. Има сродни папки на английски и руски, но те се различават.
Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until May 12!) Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost takes a look back at the life and work of a beautiful, talented, yet ill-fated actress, who was one of Hollywood’s biggest stars of the 1920s.
Famous Enough: A Hollywood Memoir
Price: $14.40 $4.00 USD. (72% off until May 17!) Words: 136,770. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiography of the beautiful Diane McBain, perhaps best known for starring in the 1960-62 hit ABC-TV series, Surfside Six, and appearing opposite Elvis Presley in Spinout.