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I Have Something to Tell You: A Memoir
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On the eve of Christmas and a proposal, Natalie Appleton discovers she doesn’t want to settle for sevens, and starts over. So, she abandons everything in Alberta for Bangkok. A lyrical, vulnerable exploration of the meaning of love, family, home and the magic of the universe. This is a story for anyone who has ever wondered, What if?
Cycling into the Unexpected
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 81,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Fran Adams and her family have been travelling abroad on two wheels for more than thirty years, and their adventures have ranged from getting shipwrecked in a mountain torrent to straying on to a Spanish motorway, along with one or two painful road accidents and of course. This is a collection of fond memories of Fran's cycling adventures.
The Call of Yoga: The Life and Mission of Dr. Jayadeva & Hansaji Yogendra
Price: $4.69 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018 and represented by Maoli Media Private Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book on the life of DrJayadevaYogendra is an attempt to understand such a soul. Seen in the context of the life of this self-effacing yogi and his wife Hansaji the word yoga acquires a new dimension. Dr. Jayadeva is the son and disciple of ShriYogendra who revived Classical Yoga in modern times by founding The Yoga Institute, Santacruz East, Mumbai, India, a hundred years ago in 1918.
Joe Biden: A Short Biography - 47th Vice President of the United States
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
A short biography of the former Senator from Delaware and vice president of the United States Joe Biden.
El último libanés
Price: $6.00 USD. 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.
Nick Civella The Kansas City Mafia and the Teamsters Union
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Near the end of his life former Teamsters boss Roy Lee Williams confessed to being controlled by Kansas City mobster Nick Civella. Williams was targeted by a U.S. Senate Subcommittee and was also indicted by a federal grand jury for attempting to bribe a U.S. Senator. Mobsters sought control of the Teamsters rich Central States Pension Fund. Money from it was used by criminals to enter Las Vegas.
مذكرات رشيد صفر مسار والده الزعيم الطاهر صفر الجزء الأول
Price: Free! Words: 22,540. Language: Arabic. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
مذكرات رشيد صفر الوزير الأول التونسي الأسبق يحدتنا فيها عن مسار والده الزعيم الدستوري الطاهر صف
American Empty: Nine Lamentations for the Republic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In nine discrete but related essays, an American writer considers the darkening patterns of American life -- social, cultural, moral and political -- since November 22, 1963.
HOTEL CONSTELLATION: Notes from America's Secret War in Laos
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » History » War
Expelled from Viet Nam in 1970, college student David L. Haase stumbles upon the CIA’s secret war next door in Laos. For two years, he witnesses the unraveling tragedy, takes notes and does his best to grow up.
Dem Veterinär ist nichts zu schwer - Memoiren eines Buschtierarztes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,750. Language: German. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dem Veterinär ist nichts zu schwer - erzählt von einem Leben in Afrika, einem Schloss in Pommern und einem Familienurlaub mit unvorhergesehenen Konsequenzen. Es ist eine Geschichte über die Liebe und das Leben; über zwei- und vierbeinige Freunde und Familie; über Natur, Wissbegierde und das Verständnis für Zusammenhänge. Es ist die Geschichte eines Mannes, der das Leben liebte.
The Other Side of My Mind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"The Other Side of My Mind" is a transcription of some of Jen's dreams. Though words alone cannot do them justice, Jen thought these dreams were worthy of sharing with rest of the world.
The Crazy Emigrant
Price: Free! Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
I originally wrote this because Andrew’s stories intrigued me. I also knew that at some point my own children would want to know more about their Ukrainian roots. With that said, I dedicate this book to all of the descendants of Andrew Kohuch, who was born Nicholas Berdowitz.
My Last Summer as a Fat Girl (excerpt)
Price: Free! Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
In her memoir, Dr. Katz opens up about the events that have given her life its miraculous shape. She invites the reader on a personal journey as she investigates the powerful role food has played in her biography.
My Last Summer as a Fat Girl (excerpt)
Price: Free! Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
In her memoir, Dr. Katz opens up about the events that have given her life its miraculous shape. She invites the reader on a personal journey as she investigates the powerful role food has played in her biography.
Pieces of My Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Pieces of My Life" contains essays about some of Jen's profound life experiences. Supplental materials contains previously unpublished pieces from Jen's private files.
Louis Tom Dragna and the Los Angeles Mafia Racketeering and Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Frank Bompensiero's murder occurred on February 10, 1977. A mob turncoat the former Mafia hit man shielded himself from a mob hit for some time. He stayed in Pacific Beach. Seldom venturing out, he sometimes went for a walk or made calls in a phone booth. The L.A. mob had been in flux since the death of boss Jack Dragna in 1956. In the early 1970s Louis Tom Dragna replaced Frank DeSimone as chief.
Shirley's Memoirs
You set the price! Words: 3,610. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A true brief account of a Chinese woman's life and her struggles with health and growing up
More than Just Skeletons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Stories from a shared childhood east of London in the years following WWII, of overwhelming poverty, food rationing and shortages, neediness and overcrowding, a memoir of a time that is now almost forgotten.
Four Unsolved Mafia Hits 1959 Chicago, Boston, Tampa and Kansas City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Bennie Lazarra was a genial wholesale grocer in Tampa, Florida. Shortly after midnight he arrived home with his wife, who was a sister of a prominent Florida judge. Just as she was opening her car door Lazzara's wife watched as her husband was gunned down by an assassin who waited in ambush. Friends and relatives of Lazzara pooled their money in order to solve his murder. He had no known enemies.
An Extraordinary Ordinary Life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by Wordeee. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Susan Phillips Bari’s insightful and page-turning memoir follows her life from Boston to the White House and beyond. As she says and I love...life between the hyphen... An Extraordinary Ordinary Life is a gripping account of a woman's curiosity, determination, and dedication to climbing the mountain of success prior to Title IX. Timeless,