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Sinhana - Biografia de Uma Escrava Quilombola by Marco Paulo Chaves
Price: Free! Words: 12,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
A história da escrava Sinhana , contada por ela mesma, não só nos mostra todo o sofrimento vivido por uma escrava no Brasil, como também a bela amizade entre duas mulheres em posições sociais completamente antagônicas: Sinhá Clarice e sua escrava Sinhana. Essa é a sua história, em suas próprias palavras.
Reading Order 2017: All the series, collections, freebie and bundles by Tracy Cooper-Posey
Price: Free! Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Tracy Cooper-Posey has so far published over 103 distinct titles, across multiple genres, series, collections, bundles and more. Here is the ultimate authority on what books belong to which series and the reader order for each, for 2017.
This One Time, I Woke Up Sick, And Never Got Better by Amber Norton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A short story of a young woman who woke up sick one day, and never got better, and you will never believe what caused it.
'Pensées d’une solitaire' précédées de fragments inédits. Louise Ackermann by Ackermann Louise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : S’il est difficile de donner une juste idée des contemporains illustres dans l’intimité desquels on n’a pas pénétré, il l’est aussi d’en parler lorsqu’on les a approchés de très près, quand on a pu les apprécier et les admirer dans leur vie de chaque jour, quand on en a été aimé tendrement. On voudrait réussir à faire comprendre la noblesse, la droiture, la belle simplicité des rares
Society's Monster: Dreams that are Memories by Albert Oon
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this short book, we go behind the scenes of the Society's Monsters stories. The books are based on a series of connecting dreams that reference one another that also connect to present memories. They are a great influence on the author and the stories he tells. What will you figure out when you read this short book on dreams that could possibly be memories?
Pushing Fifty, Still Pushing by Frank Perez
Price: Free! Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
You've read all those inspirational books and stories about the lucky ones that have 'made it'. What if you wake up one day, on the wrong side of forty and have to pick yourself up again from what you consider a broken life? Would you have the courage and determination to once again, kick yourself into high gear and start from scratch?
How to Fail Miserably at Being Queer by Giselle Renarde
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Okay, let’s be clear about something: there’s no right or wrong way to be queer. But if you’re anything like Giselle, you’ve got insecurities up the wazoo. Even when you’re proud of your sexuality and gender identity, it seems like there’s always a voice out there (or in your head) saying you’re doing queerness wrong. Maybe if we feel united by our insecurities, there’s hope of moving past them.
Life As A Recluse by Mark Mueller
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
My story of living life as a recluse and how I cope with Social anxiety (SA) and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Enfants de papier by Michele Laframboise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: Canadian French. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
L’histoire des vaillants efforts démographiques de l’auteure, au milieu de champ de mines des pressions sociales exercées sur les mères. Récit court et mordant pour les mamans découragées par l'obligation de performance, par Michèle Laframboise, auteure de science-fiction de la francophonie.
A Child's Christmas in the Rockies by Buck Immov
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The snow shimmering on the high peaks was beautiful, but we didn’t know it. Shimmering is nothing to sliding or a new way of riding down the hills and across the snowpacked roads blown by the wind, drawn down the slopes, or hurled into the snow when we slipped. Let the grownups grouse around their stoves, we knew what winter was for. Sliding. Sliding and Christmas.
শফিকুল ইসলামের জীবন ও সাহিত্য কর্ম by Shafiqul Islam
Price: Free! Words: 16,810. Language: Bengali. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
কবি শফিকুল ইসলাম ঢাকার প্রাক্তন মেট্রোপলিটান ম্যাজিষ্টেট, সাবেক এডিসি ও বর্তমানে বাংলাদেশ সরকারের উপসচিব। ১৯৮১সালে বাংলাদেশ পরিষদ সাহিত্য পুরস্কার’ প্রাপ্ত হন। এছাড়া এছাড়া লেখক সম্মাননা পদক ২০০৮ প্রাপ্ত হন। সম্প্রতি তার জনপ্রিয় 'তবুও বৃষ্টি আসুক' এই অনন্য কাব্যগ্রন্থের জন্য নজরুল স্বর্ণপদক প্রাপ্ত হন। তিনি বাংলাদেশ বেতার ও টেলিভিশনের তালিকাভুক্ত গীতিকার।
Abdullah Bin Mubarak by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Abdullah bin Mubarak was an early pious Muslim with a zeal for knowledge, esp in Hadith sciences. He was the most famous scholar of his time. His transformation from a youth indulged in music & leisure to a serious religious student captures imagination. What sets him apart is the balance he achieved in life; a third of his time was spent studying & doing trade, a third in Jihad & a third in Hajj.
Autobiografia de un 7 en el eneagrama by Dorian Oria
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: Spanish. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Desde que escribí este manuscrito, como parte de los requisitos para graduarme como terapeuta gestáltico, me he preguntado si hacerlo público, más allá del círculo de la escuela donde estudié, porque creo que servirá de ejemplo (y ojalá de inspiración) para aquellos que estén interesados en su trabajo de conocerse.
What I Learned from Jane by Mollie Player
Price: Free! Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What I Learned From Jane is the true story of how a child born with severe brain damage changed her mother's life. Here is an excerpt: "And I have no other explanation for how it feels to have given birth to a person and then spent a few days with them before letting them go other than that: It feels like being a mother probably feels every day. It felt like being a mother."
Die Kleine Lily by Lily Amis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: German. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » New Age » Angels and Fairies
"Die kleine Lily" ist eine liebevolle Geschichte über den Schutzengel der Hoffnung, welcher ein kleines Kriegskind namens Lily und ihre Mutter Sima beschützt.
World War II in Antwerp, Belgium. - Experiences of a Young Boy. by William LeMaire
Price: Free! Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
In a series of anecdotes I describe my experiences living in Antwerp, Belgium during the German occupation of WW II. I was 7 years old when the war broke out and 11 at the end. While I experienced some of the hardships of that era, I also have memories that made me think of it being an "adventure". Realizing now the darkness of that era, I apologize for the lighthearted tone in the book .
Hasan Basri by Naima Sohaib
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Hasan Basri was an early Muslim preacher, ascetic, scholar and mystic. Born in 642 CE, he rose to become one of the most celebrated Muslims of the time. He preached against materialism, a disease that is prevalent in our times. He was considered an expert scholar of Islamic sciences. His passionate sermons often moved people to tears, and his words have relevance for Muslims of all times.
Temple Grandin by Tom Jacibons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is a biography about the most famous person with autism in the world. Temple Grandin who is an animal lover and autistic hero to so many is one of the most amazing people you will ever meet. In this book you will learn how Temple invented the Hug machine and designs slaughterhouses for the beef industry. Temple shares how she was bullied and overcame all of that to be the hero she is today.
Tsunami by Stuart Hopkins
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Starting from a few hours before the waves came, TSUNAMI takes the reader to Phuket, Thailand, and, through the eyes of the author who was the resident pianist at the JW Marriott at the time, tells the story of how the island - and lives - were affected.