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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
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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!
Scorpion 12.3
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Feb. 28!) Words: 67,090. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
"A powerful tale... really excellent work" — WRITER'S DIGEST An enthralling memoir of a woman's path towards prostitution, and her attempts to heal the wounds left by the sex trade.
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.
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.
A Dime to My Name: Breaking the Silence, Healing the Brokenness, & Living the Dream
Price: $10.99 $5.50 USD. (50% off until Nov. 25!) Words: 28,730. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Is your money story holding you hostage? One woman held hostage by a single dime wrapped in a sadistic cycle of abuse which led to a lifetime of torment, shame, and emotional trauma. Sexually assaulted at the age of five, living with the pain resulted in being broken, broke, homeless, and suicidal. A story of replenished self-love and forgiveness that led to a life of abundance and prosperity.
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.
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until March 4!) 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.
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”.
To My Dear Civilians, With Love
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until Feb. 19!) Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The very funny autobiography of Rebecca Lord, world famous adult film star and member of the AVN Hall of Fame.
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.
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.
As Fathers Go
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Feb. 20!) Words: 69,920. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A father-daughter story as well as a memoir set in Thalassery, Kerala, this is a fascinating account of growing up surrounded by the tensions and traditions of rural Indian society, living through the dramatic changes in politics and lifestyle leading up to Indian independence, experiencing a Catholic secondary education, and finding ways to cope with a loveless arranged marriage.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
Price: $4.99 $2.99 USD. (40% off until Dec. 31, 2020!) Words: 34,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
This book is dedicated to anyone who has earned their diploma from the University of Hard Knocks! Be thankful for your own resilience--not everyone can take a beating and stand up. In 1993, a family counselor told the author it was remarkable that she had not attempted suicide. "You haven't even heard half of it!" Today, the author's life is full of love, peace, joy and harmony. Here is light.
Like It's 1999: Diary of a Teenager in Love with a Teacher
Price: $4.99 $3.99 USD. (20% off until March 1!) Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers
True confessions of a real-life high school student on the cusp of a new millennium. On the eve of the year 2000, Giselle struggles with spirituality, ambiguous friendships, a family dealing with the aftermath of substance abuse and deepening feelings of attraction toward her English teacher, a married man more than twice her age. LIKE IT’S 1999 is the diary of a teenager in love with her teacher.
Guest Parking: Zita Johann
Price: $9.95 $2.00 USD. (80% off until March 4!) Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Zita shared her life story with author Rick Atkins during their nineteen-year friendship. She told of her tumultuous family, with whom she immigrated at age six to America, her long love of the stage, her experiences in Hollywood, her failed marriages, and the reawakening that later changed her life
15 Minutes With… Forty Years of Interviews
Price: $9.00 $4.00 USD. (56% off until March 4!) 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.
Your Friend and Mine, Andy Devine: A Memoir of a Father and His Son
Price: $9.95 $5.00 USD. (50% off until Feb. 25!) Words: 73,200. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this book you will meet many Hollywood characters who were clever, funny and unpredictable.