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Nasiruddin Albani
Price: Free! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nasiruddin Albani is a giant figure among modern scholars of hadith. Born in 1914, having never pursued a degree, his passion for Islamic & hadith sciences led him to become an expert in the field. His highest achievements were the rigorous authentication and verification of almost the entire ahadith collection and his movement to revive the Sunnah of the Prophet even in the face of persecution.
The $1,500,000 Jeweler's Exchange Robbery Bowery, Manhattan, New York November 25, 1935
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
William "Dummy" Taylor lived in Lindenhurst, New York in his later years. In 1962 he led a gang of bandits that was similar to another one that he'd headed in the mid-1930s. The Jeweler's Exchange in New York City was a business where lots of fenced merchandise turned up. In 1929 its managers were arrested when a porcelain bracelet was found in a safe in the back of their small shop.
Rocket and the Donut Man: For the Love of a Dog
Price: $5.99 USD. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Inspring true story about a disabled rescue dog, the man who loved him and the journey life took them on as they traveled Pennsylvania to raise money for shelter animals.
Just a Shot Away: 1969 Revisited
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,710. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Just A Shot Away:69 Revisited is veteran author-journalist Kris Needs' highly-personal account of 1969 as he experienced it happening; from starting the year as a wide-eyed 14-year-old Rolling Stones/Hendrix nut and turning 15 the day Brian Jones died to becoming part of the UK's longest-running club and befriending its hottest new band.
Elton John: Fifty Years On: The Complete Guide to the Musical Genius of Elton John and Bernie Taupin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
A great companion to ME, Elton’s official autobiography! Elton John is as big as they come… the albums • the songs • the concerts • the musicals • the charities • the accolades • the costumes • the glasses • the music!
Relief by Execution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2019 by homeboundpublications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between the years of 1996-1999, Gint Aras lived a hapless bohemian’s life in Linz, Austria. Decades later, a random conversation with a Polish immigrant in a Chicago coffeehouse provokes a question: why didn’t Aras ever visit Mauthausen, or any of the other holocaust sites close to his former home?
Inner Beauty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Inner Beauty was a title Gotten from God himself. This book is written in obedience to God's instruction to write my testimonies and to help others discover their own inner beauties. When I say inner beauty, I didn't mean that it all became beautiful all of a sudden. We will look at what it was before it became BEAUTIFUL and, of course, how it became beautiful beyond human understanding.
Rescue The Captors
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,620. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019 by Ransom Press International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Held at gunpoint deep in the jungle and with little else to occupy his time, Russell began to write. He told the story of his life and kept a record of his experience in the guerrilla camp. His "book" became a bridge to the men who held him and now serves as the basis for this incredible true story of how God's love penetrated a physical and ideological jungle.
A Passion for Cricket
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,830. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cricket, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This book is important, because it is about you, the reader, the community cricketer, volunteer and supporter. I love the game. I hope you will enjoy my stories, analysis and coaching tips. You hold the ‘soul’ of cricket in your hands. Lachlan Stonehouse
Rose’s Tale:: The Strap, the Wooden Compass – The Endless Abuse at School
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,110. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You will read about how she grew up in post-war England, with only a single mum left to raise her and her seven siblings after her father died. She received constant abuse from her teachers at school. I want to bring to light this abuse, so others can know about it. This was an era when there was no child protection. She endured the abuse, but many other children suffered the same abuse.
My Internship Story — A Compendium of Banking Parlance.
Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Banks & banking, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
My Internship story is a non fiction book of 46 page. Its clearly a business biography.
Shane, Sheba and Sky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The heart-wrenching, emotional story of how I adopted my three inspirational rescue dogs."
When Less Was More: Memories of a Sustainable Lifestyle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
In this collection of oral histories collected by college students from elders in their own family circles, people from all over the world described lives that were more in harmony with nature in a time before mass production and mass consumption. The youth learned that it is not possessions that determine the good life, but community and relationships.
'The Patron'
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2019. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
In the year of 2011-ish after having to relinquish my art studio because it was to be torn down for re-development I deposited 2-300 drawings of the figure at one of the safe deposit cages which were situated at the Cottesloe/Mosman Park Train Station.…much to my regret. For on returning a few days later they had all been taken along with other personal items kept....
Paul "Red" Dorfman Teamsters Union Thug Jimmy Hoffa Associate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Paul "Red" Dorfman was an ex-boxer who immersed himself in Chicago union politics. Later he became a union lynchpin in the northeastern U.S. Dorfman was closely affiliated with Jimmy Hoffa, Jack Ruby, and Gaetano "Tommy" Lucchese. The latter was a gangster in New York's garment industry. He ascended as head of one of New York's 5 Mafia families. Dorfman was of Russian-Jewish ancestry.
Adventure, Romance & Revival
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2019. Categories: 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. Their paths crossed in the heart of Canada. A love-hate relationship ended in separation, but God's providence brought them back together a few years later in a miraculous way.
From Tundra to Tropics: Letters Home from a Canadian Nurse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,140. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
When Lois James graduated as a nurse in 1961, she yearned to travel and experience the world. At a time when Canadian women were increasingly breaking free of social constraints, the author found work helping others in distant corners of the globe.
The Invisible Mitzvah: Memoirs of a Ghostwriter
Price: Free! Words: 36,290. Language: Simple English. Published: October 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about how I saved Seattle from a giant spreading forest fire. By reading a book by a very evil man who found that he needed to be a good person and that was kept from him by circumstances beyond his control. He reminded me so much of my sister Connie, I couldn't help but falling in love with him. I'm a victim of my own sibling rivalry is all I can see.
No Longer With Us
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Everybody has to die, but not all people go out in the same way. While many people seem to simply grow old and fade away, large numbers of people who have come into contact with the author have departed this world in unusual and interesting ways. Reflecting on his life, Mr. Blue concludes that he has come across an inordinate number of dying people. This short work describes some of them.
Bernard Werber, « cette incroyable histoire, c’est la mienne… »
Price: $4.39 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Bernard Werber, « cette incroyable histoire, c’est la mienne… » Entretiens avec Daniel Ichbiah Entre le 6 novembre 2018 et le 7 janvier 2019, Bernard Werber s’est livré à moi. Une dizaine d’heures d’interviews sur sa vie intégrale ont été effectuées. Bernard Werber y confie un grand nombre d’anecdotes à fort suspense sur ce qu’il a vécu.