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Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Oct. 26!) Words: 132,540. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The last thing George Chuvalo wanted as he embarked on an astonishing heavyweight pro boxing career -- where he was called ‘The Toughest Man on the Planet’ by both Muhammad Ali and George Foreman -- was to be remembered as an ‘Opioid Warrior.’ But in retirement, he was thrown into the fight of his life, trying to save four family members – three sons and his wife -- from opioid hell.
The Irish Outlander
Price: $3.00 USD. (Free until Oct. 31!) Words: 14,940. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 12, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Irish are renowned for travelling the world, but where is home while they're abroad? In mixing his own story with those of other emigrants, Scott De Buitléir finds out what 'home' means to a people, for whom emigration is part of the national psyche. The Irish Outlander is a love song to Ireland from afar, and a reminder to those abroad that they have not been forgotten at home.
Pilgrimage 朝圣之旅
Price: $9.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 11!) Words: 3,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
This is the Mandarin edition of WALKING FOR PEACE, AN INNER JOURNEY. 朝圣之旅》是一本真实的传记,记录了作者莫妮·多吉和她的丈夫阿尔贝托·阿格拉索历时13个月,徒步穿越13个国家,跨越欧洲大陆去朝圣,在路上寻找自己心灵答案的经历。 她曾订过为期一年的不定期机桑,起点是埃及。她曾晚上爬上金字塔,白天骑着骆驼穿越沙漠。她曾在卡帕多西亚的洞穴里沉思,在伊斯坦布尔跨越欧洲和亚洲。她曾在地中海的沙滩上游荡,听大自然低声诉说它们的秘密,展现它们美丽的瞬间。但只有这场始于罗马的朝圣之旅,让她找到了内心的和平,以及,遇见她一生的伴侣--阿尔贝托。在这长达13个月的徒步旅行中,他们经历了烈日、酷寒、饥饿、疲惫与创伤,他们经历了至亲去世、朋友争执、世人的不理解,他们经历了迷茫、恐惧、悲伤......
The Legacy of the Hudsons of Salkehatchie
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 24!) Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A thrilling tale of the Hudson clan who lived and thrived in the low country of South Carolina.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 1!) Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
7 Checklist Items for Success: A Guide to a Richer and More Successful Life
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
"This is the perfect self-help book for anyone looking to expand their horizons, and finally enact life-long plans for a better existence" - GoodbooksToday.com Reviews KIRKUS REVIEW A U.S. Navy physician shares his secrets for a more successful life in this self-help work. A book of noble, sincere, and expressive advice for living.
Heartland Verses
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 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.
To Ornament My Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 45,170. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
The author casts a fond look back on his life at the start of gay liberation. With a humorous twinkle in his eye, he describes how he connected the dots of his gay life in the 50's and 60's--a time of great repression. He takes you on a tour of gay Washington, D.C., Boston and San Francisco in the 70's. And he shares what life was like with the love of his life.
Cowboy Sweethearts
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
Price: $4.99 $2.99 USD. (40% off until Dec. 31!) 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.
Heirs To The Legacy - A Generational Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 76,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Heirs To The Legacy began as a personal memoir, driven by two statements from the latter years of Dr. Warford's career: "It takes a lot of third-graders to make one engineer." and "Having entered college in 1962, at the height of the Cold War, the Arms Race, and the Space Race, my destiny was to become an engineer." Early research for the book quickly expanded the memoir to an entire generation.
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.
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, 2022!) 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.