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Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit
Price: $6.99 $0.99 USD. (86% off until Nov. 1!) Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
The Salon of Exiled Artists in California: Salka Viertel Took in Actors, Prominent Intellectuals and Anonymous People in Exile Fleeing From Nazism (English Edition)
Price: $9.99 $9.90 USD. (1% off until Nov. 17!) Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A biography of Salka Viertel, a Jewish actress who emigrated to Hollywood and was popularly known as the screenwriter of the Swedish actress Greta Garbo. She had a salon in California, which was attended by a large part of the European intelligentsia in exile. Salka was a very modern and interesting woman for her time who should be recognized as such. An extensive and high-quality research project
El salón de los artistas exiliados en California: Salka Viertel acogió en su exilio a actores, intelectuales prominentes y personas anónimas huidas del nazismo
Price: $9.99 $9.90 USD. (1% off until Nov. 17!) Words: 69,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Un relato muy interesante y actual, ya que no hemos avanzado mucho en la aceptación de "los sentimientos interpersonales" en general. Gran libro, sumamente interesante sobre el Hollywood en los años 30, 40 y la influencia de artistas de países Europeos. Un trabajo de investigación enorme y de gran calidad resultando en un relato profundo acerca de personalidades muy conocidas y sus relaciones
Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 30!) Words: 132,540. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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 Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 30!) Words: 67,000. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
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.
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.