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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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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!
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 1, 2020!) Words: 86,410. 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.
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.
Chasing Muhammad Ali, Fighting the Opioids
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free until April 3!) Words: 125,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
One man's heroic return from crushing loss! Boxing's George Foreman called George Chuvalo “the toughest man on the planet." Chuvalo went on to have a special lifelong relationship with Muhammad Ali based on their two epic bouts. Then, in retirement, he lost three sons & his wife to opioids. Chuvalo had to rebuild his life from the ashes, embarking on a one-man crusade to reach out to young people.
Lovely Chaos - Comedy, Crack And Consciousness - My Life In 1980's New York
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until March 24!) Words: 78,080. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A spiritual journey, a search for identity against the backdrop of the gritty streets in 1980's New York. From an aspiring Stanislavski-trained actor, to a Hell's Kitchen nut vendor, to a would-be monk to a stand-up comic with Jon Stewart. Follow young Joey Montaperto as he becomes a late-night street adventurer, and into a relationship with a sultry transgender ex-street walker. A quixotic quest.
Things you don't want to know
Series: Victorious. Price: $1.95 USD. (Free until April 4!) Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this booklet that you do not want to read, are written shameful things of epic proportions. + My bio; who I am and what I do + The weird secret of a long-term & happy relationship + Some more things about me that you do not want to know + As a thank you a Bonus book, so you don't get any trauma from reading Things you don't want to know The intention is clearly to help you laugh
The Edge of Whiteness
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until March 24!) Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Edge of Whiteness is an autobiographical account of one adolescent's struggle to discover his identity, but also a humorous and edgy social commentary on one community's reaction to the inexorable march of change which defined a unique time period - the funky early 1970's.
A Little Guy with Big Dreams That Are Soooo Totally Not Gonna Happen
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until April 9!) Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the coming of age story of a tall lanky boy with knock-knees who tried to find his place in life by trying to write like his favourite author. The story journals his mischievous escapades, his awful shyness of girls, the reality of the world around him, and his brazen efforts to publish the book, although he was told to forget about that, as it was never going to happen.
Heartland Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until March 31!) 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.
Polish Girl: In Pursuit Of The English Dream
Price: $5.19 $1.04 USD. (80% off until April 2!) Words: 98,920. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
WOULD YOU LIKE TO LEARN THE SECRET TO FINDING LOVE, PEACE AND HAPPINESS? A heartbreaking true story of love and loss of one courageous woman following her dreams in a foreign country that will touch your heart and soul...
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”.
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.
Homecoming: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until March 31!) Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our society is noted for mobility and change. Our routines may be temporary but lead to new adventures and people who come onto the stage of our journey. Trust must be earned. Pray to God for strength, welcome new acquaintances, and be flexible. I am sharing some of my journey, based on my recollection of things that have accompanied me as I have created numerous new homes over this lifetime.
A Hairdresser's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
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.
Личные Вещи На Русском (разношёрстный сборник)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 15,760. Language: Russian. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
In Russian. Эта папка содержит несколько вещей связанных лично с автором Христо Мирский, однако это не автобиография и материалы сделаны интересными для читателей. На данный момент их 4 штуки, а именно: Мирский против Мирского, Ах, госпожи, господа!, Условия для печатания Мирского, и Творческое завещание Мирского. Имеются схожие папки на английском и болгарском, но они отличаются.
A Cut Above Discrimination
Price: $1.99 USD. 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.
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.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. 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.