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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!
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.
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.
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
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...
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.
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.
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.
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.
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”.
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.
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
Outlaw for Life! - Secrets of the Notorious Waterloo Outlaws MC
Price: $8.99 $4.50 USD. (50% off until April 1!) Words: 117,250. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 by Rebel Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Outlaw for Life - Secrets of the Notorious Waterloo Outlaws MC, is written in a bold no holds bared style, which reveals all the secrets about the outlaw biker lifestyle. The author was an active member for fifteen years who climbed from the rank of Prospect to chapter President and beyond.
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.
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 1!) Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen details Curtis' career and life during her scream queen era and includes detailed and never-before-seen production histories.
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.