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Grant Williams
Price: $9.95 $2.00 USD. (80% off until Aug. 21!) Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A biography of Grant Williams, who may be known today only as the Incredible Shrinking Man, but his legacy now finally enlarges again through this titanic tribute to a tallest of talents.
Ponies & Rainbows: The Life of James Kirkwood
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until Aug. 24!) Words: 224,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian
James Kirkwood is the forgotten man of American letters In 1975, he had two shows playing on Broadway, while his latest novel Some Kind of Hero saw reviewers comparing him to Saul Bellow and Joseph Heller. Ponies & Rainbows both details a remarkable life and seeks to re-establish an even more remarkable talent.
Ho Chi Minh, Johnsy and I
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Aug. 29!) Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Follow "Shorty" an Australian soldier, on his tour of duty in the war in Vietnam. No blood, gore or guts in this work - just a collection of simple,fascinating and quirky stories that could only come from one who was there. A soldier's experiences of the ridiculous events and situations in which he found himself. He survives to return to a hostile land and questions himself as to his involvement
Porn King: The Autobiography of John C. Holmes
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until Aug. 31!) Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From start to finish, in this newly revised edition, complete with never-before-seen candid photos of Holmes in his private life, PORN KING is a sizzling, sensuous, fast-paced story laced with controversy.
Rocking Horse: A Personal Biography of Betty Hutton
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until Aug. 31!) Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In Rocking Horse Betty Hutton speaks for herself - through recorded interviews before her passing in 2007- from her own point of view of the spectacle, stardom and nostalgia.
There's Fungus on the Mushrooms - or if something can go wrong it will
Price: $4.00 $1.00 USD. (75% off until Aug. 31!) Words: 36,050. Language: British English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
There’s Fungus on the Mushrooms – or, if something can go wrong it will! The autobiography of a man who lived through turbulent times in Asia, Africa and then back to Asia. There’s horror, humour and excitement and most of all enjoyment all in one package!
The Chosen One: A Memoir
Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until Sep. 5!) Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My life is not what one would call normal. I've overcome many challenges, evolving to the person I am today. Life is rarely easy, even if it appears to be to the outside world. Everyone deals with their own adversities; most keep silent on their conflicts.It is my hope those reading my story will find something they can relate to and take solace they are not alone.
El último libanés
Price: $6.00 $5.40 USD. (10% off until Sep. 5!) Words: 54,620. Language: Spanish. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
El último libanés es una historia conmovedora, llena de amor, aventura y esperanza.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
A Hairdresser's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until Sep. 16!) Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is the story of a little girl who through a childhood full of struggles, hardships and pain had a dream. That dream was to someday become a hairdresser. Follow her as she trades her dollies in for the real thing.This is the diary of a hairdresser who had a calling and a great memory. It is filled with stories of pain, sadness, gossip, angst, triumph, challenge and most of all, humour. Th
Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 9. Price: $1.49 $0.99 USD. (34% 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!
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.
My Final Quit
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Dec. 30!) Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Final Quit is the friend who understands how hard it is to quit. Told with raw emotion and humor, Pam Young shares her journal from first toke to last and the realization that busting her addiction was really her soul’s journey to discover her Self. Written for both smokers and non-smokers, My Final Quit offers invaluable insights, useful tools, and great encouragement.
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.
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.
Turn, Turn, Turn
Price: $2.50 $2.00 USD. (20% off until Jan. 8, 2020!) Words: 83,510. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Sociology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Turn, Turn, Turn begins in 1967 with the Summer of Love through the end of the Vietnam war. As a five foot one, sixteen year old Long Island Jewish boy just graduating High School, his only goal in life is to someday be normal. He discovers LSD, fraternity life, free love, political activism, drug dealing, a devastating loss, a missed love, a life in San Francisco and eventually a way back.
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”.
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $1.49 $0.99 USD. (34% off until April 30, 2020!) Words: 86,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Priest. Lover. Statesman. Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu is one of the most famous -- or infamous politicians of all time. Made a villain in the popular Dumas novel, "The Three Musketeers," the real man was a dedicated public servant loyal to king and country. A man of logic and reason, he transformed how we think about nations and nationality.
Cabin Stories: An Arkansas Memoir
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off until Sep. 7, 2020!) Words: 47,960. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen stories relating to our Chicago family's discoveries and adventures in the northwest corner of Arkansas explore the dynamics and benefits of learning a different culture. Maintaining a seventy-nine year old log cabin is a chore in itself, rendered memorable by our love of discovery and family.