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The Unintentional Immigrant by Jorge DeNapoli
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2019 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dr. DeNapoli moved to the U.S.in pursuit of a medical internship to further his promising surgical career.
Find Your Heart by Susan Stocker
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 55,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Find Your Heart, the sequel to Kiss Your Elbow begins in 1968 at junior college when Jobs, friends, and the gay women’s bar scene dominated life. You’ll remember your own awkward first dates, first relationships, and first heartbreaks as we go on a wild and memorable ride through the sixties, seventies, and eighties in Southern California, looking for our first real loves.
Fate on a Folded Wing by Tiffany Brown
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1964, at age 27, Joan Merriam Smith made history when she became the first person to complete a solo flight around the equator and the youngest woman to fly around the world. In Fate on a Folded Wing, author Tiffany Ann Brown brings Joan’s high-flying journey to life.
F. Scott Fitzgerald A Guruló Ócskavas hosszú útja Fordította Ortutay Péter by Ortutay Peter
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,110. Language: Hungarian. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Ez a kirándulás, mely egy nyolc napos utazás (összesen 1200 mérföld) Connecticutból Alabamába, egy apró kis lábjegyzetnek tűnhet F. Scott Fitzgerald élettörténetében, és mégis… Mind irodalmi, mind pedig személyes szempontból is sokat mondó lábjegyzet ez már csak azért is, mert sok mindent felfed az író egyéniségéből, és abból a módszerből, mellyel életét ültette át a szépirodalomba.
A Hooker's Journal by Hayley Hay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hayley, a woman in her thirties who leaves her poorly paid office job to pursue a career in escorting under the illusion it would be more lucrative and exciting. As she falls further into the world of prostitution, she realizes the profession is not lucrative nor exciting but dangerous and addictive and to her horror, very hard to leave behind.
Take the money and run by Jim Gardner
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
small synopsis Joe Armstrong wasn't born a tough kid; quite to the contrary. Throughout his young life and subsequent schooling years he was humiliated by his peers and family and made to feel inadequate. Similar to many working-class kids Joe became involved in a series of high jinks and misdemeanors culminating in him serving a little jail time.
Šapat naših predaka by Natasa Jevtovic
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: Bosnian. Published: September 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Ovo je saga o jednoj porodici koja je preživjela mnoge vijekove, progone, ratove i pad nekoliko država, a za to vrijeme dala nekoliko velikana. Ovo je priča o jednom vremenu koje nestaje i o precima čiji se snovi i nadanja prenose na nove generacije i koji preko nas i dalje žive.
This Faithful Book: A Diary from World War Two in the Netherlands by Madzy Brender à Brandis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 124,770. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
An ordinary task like grocery shopping becomes far from ordinary when there are warplanes roaring and diving overhead. From 1942 to 1945 Madzy Brender à Brandis recorded what life was like for herself and her two small children in the Netherlands during the German occupation.
Frida and Me: Art, and One Woman's Triumph Over PTSD by Eli Nancy Weintraub
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2019 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
In 1976 Nancy Weintraub was a rebellious teen who set out for Mexico, against her parents wishes, to study art and language. It was the adventure of a lifetime--until the bus crashed. Family, friends, doctors, and complete strangers battled to save her life. She appeared to be a miracle, but untreated PTSD nearly killed her. This is her true story.
Togethermore: Rejection and Reunion by Roderick Edwards
Price: $6.39 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After 50 years in virtual amnesia, a man wakes to a new world after finding his birth family. Come discovery with him how to fit back into an origin that was not his but becomes immediately familiar and necessary. It is a human story about more than adoption but about human belonging and living over existing. It is an autobiographic that intersects multiple lives. Unlike any book you've ever read
A Midsummer Night Stream by Chris Newton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,490. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This memoir is a thoughtful journey through a lifetime’s angling, from the earliest beginnings with bent pin and worm to success with big fish and experiences in later life as an angling writer. It is full of tales to thrill the angler’s blood, along with many entertaining stories of encounters with other fishermen, passions and frustrations that lie at the heart of angling.
Timestamp: Musings of an Introverted Black Boy by Marcus Granderson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
I’m a twenty-two-year-old Black introvert who overthinks everything, can’t get a date, yet somehow managed to graduate from Harvard.
Playing God: The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon by Anthony Youn M.D. & Alan Eisenstock
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
What does it mean to be a doctor? “I am a doctor.” Every year, thousands of medical school graduates utter these four simple words. But as you will see in Playing God, earning an M.D. is just the first step to becoming a real physician.
El Pesimista Alegre by Cayetano Campisi
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: Spanish. Published: September 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
El autor asume el riesgo de disentir con alguien, aunque sea a la distancia, pero vale la pena el intentarlo. Este taxista pide la palabra y creo que posee el derecho de hacerlo.
Top Secret by Kobus De Villiers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,200. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019 by Malherbe Uitgewers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a memoir translated from the Afrikaans "Uiters Geheim", by Kobus de Villiers, a South African engineer who worked on top secret projects. He recounts episodes in his life with a wry sense of humour, and older readers will recognize many of the references to childhood and growing up in the South Africa of that era.
SANTA EVITA DEL PUEBLO El Centenario de 2 Milenios by Ricardo Elorza
Price: Free! Words: 39,610. Language: Unknown language. Published: September 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Cuando inicié estos apuntes, traté de sintetizar un título y un subtítulo que comprendiera el sentido y objetivo del libro y el proyecto implícito en el mismo, es decir, solicitar la Santidad de María Eva Duarte de Perón, en el Año del Centenario de su Nacimiento
Bronze Bloodline of The Phoenix by Dallas P. Elkheart
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 94,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true story about Raven Reese, an unwanted and unwelcomed little girl, born with unique abilities. She finds herself in positions that force her to make choices as her time is running out. With trepidation, she learns to fight for love, life and sheer survival, rising from the ashes of enemies like a Phoenix, to become victorious.
The King's Son by JJ Barrie
Price: $9.45 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2019 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Marie, Maria, Marcelle, May, Mary, Maggie … and the Duke of Windsor. The first of his many love affairs continued for nearly three years and resulted in the birth of a son in Paris in 1916 whilst on active service in France… and remained a closely held secret. This is the incredible true story of the only son of Edward VIII ‒ later to become the Duke of Windsor and marry Wallis Simpson!
Agent Innocent: How the Secret Service Changed My Life by Melanie Lentz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 2007, Melanie Lentz was one of the youngest female Secret Service agents ever hired. At twenty-two, she had no prior military or law enforcement experience, much less life experience. Her debut memoir chronicles her workplace adventures as they paralleled her personal life. She vulnerably addresses topics like eating disorders, depression, divorce, and learning to protect herself and others..
The Strange and the Usual by Dora Wertheim
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,900. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
Dora Wertheim was born in Vienna, Austria and grew up in the long-lost world of the 1920s and 1930s. When the Nazis took power, she made it to Israel where she became a pioneer in a kibbutz. In a uniquely engaging voice she tells her story that is sometimes hilarious, sometimes heartbreaking, and always captivating.