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She's One in a Million
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,510. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Janet’s Zimmermann’s daughter, Emily, was a typical 14-year-old girl—in love with life and excited to be starting her freshman year of high school—when her world turned upside down. When Emily is diagnosed with a brain tumor, Janet journals the hardship, trying to make sense of the tragedy that plagued her family. The words are honest, real, and heart wrenching. This is her story.
The Autobiography of a Mathematician and a Religious Fanatic
Price: Free! Words: 12,250. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The autobiography of a mathematician and a religious fanatic. The most mindblowing thing you ever read.
Samuel Tilden, the Real 19th President : Elected by the People's Vote
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Democratic candidate New York Governor Samuel Tilden's won the 1876 Presidency and how Republicans stole it from Tilden by just ONE Electors Vote using dirty tricks.
President George H. W. Bush: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
George H. W. Bush is an American politician who was the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993 and the 43rd Vice President of the United States from 1981 to 1989. A member of the U.S. Republican Party, he was previously a congressman, ambassador, and Director of Central Intelligence Agency.
Early Memories - Poems of Childhood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
The poet of Richard III and Lost World now recounts his early memories with a linking narrative and many original photographs. Read of a magical trip to Cowdray Park; of life in an east Manchester manse; a schoolboy’s view of Jim Laker’s cricket Test; of his great uncle lost in no man’s land; and of other family members who died too young.
A picture of a dead horse
Price: Free! Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1972 Trevor was an average teenager growing up in the North of England when he had an accident celebrating his 19th birthday. He broke his neck leaving him paralysed from the chest down. This book follows his rehabilitation through to University, work, love and marriage, all whilst seeking to become a Paralympian. It's funny and entertaining and not just another triumph over tragedy story.
The Gift of Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book describes all the wrong decisions I have made in my life. It goes through my life telling about on and off drug addictions from the age of 12 to 60. Having 3 daughters with the youngest dieing from a overdose and how it changed my life.
Laddie: My Four-Legged Protector
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Back in 1945 on Christmas Eve Day, a blizzard hit Wichita, Kansas. A freezing puppy crawled through a hole in the cinderblock wall of Tex's Welding shop. Tex had told Donnie the week before, "There's no money to buy presents this year." How could Tex anticipate what his wife, Irene, might do, if he took a free dog home to their four-year-old son so he could have a Christmas present, after all?
Another Life in the City
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Another Life in the City chronicles the life of a young man in the years following his role as a member of the original Mall Walkers of The Eaton Centre as told in the first volume, A Life in the City. This book tells his story in the eight years following his departure from the bright lights of his life in the city to his eventual leaving of the city he loved forever.
Author's Biography
Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a short author biography, about the life and works of Virginia L. Watkins (AKA- Gin Lee). A Author who resides in Northeast Arkansas.
From A Blood-Red Sea: The Last Voyage of Daniel Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The true survival story of a US sailor who, in 1824, was shipwrecked in shark-infested waters, brutally attacked by pirates, and forced to endure an epic journey across land and sea in a desperate effort to escape from the pirates, to reach civilization, and to find a way home. For fans of "The Revenant" and "In the Heart of the Sea".
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
Paddling Down the Darling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1970s I had drifted down the Darling River in western New South Wales. An eighteen month trip in a ten-foot boat with no motor. I had adventure, found love, and experienced a personal awakening (sometimes referred to as a breakdown). Then in 2010 I returned to the Darling, and just in case I missed something, I did the same trip in 2012 and in 2013.
Martes de Horror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Impactante relato del obrero puertorriqueño William Rodríguez, quien laboraba como aseador de las escaleras de la torre norte del World Trade Center y por razón de su oficio poseía una llave maestra que le permitía acceso a todos los pisos de la edificación, con la que abrió muchas puertas y salvó a decenas de personas que estaban atrapadas en la torre norte.
President Ronald Reagan: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Hollywood movie star turned politician, Ronald Reagan became the fortieth president of United States. He was a proponent of a smaller government, lower taxes, and a strong military.
LE VAN VIEN The Tiger of Saigon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Indochina, after the second world war, experienced great upheavals that would highlight players who would battle for the control of areas in their possession. Ho Chi Minh kept hold the North of the country, the South was the scene of clashes between the nationalist Vietnamese, politico-religious movements and the Binh Xuyen, a criminal group that languished in the Cholon area, in West of Saigon.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
Anna Leonowens: A Life Beyond 'The King and I'
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Leonowens was famous for tutoring the children and wives of King Maha Mongkut (Rama IV) of Siam (now Thailand). Yet she disguised her lowly birth in India and pretended to be an English Governess. In her spare time, she travelled alone to Russia and wrote several books, including the fabulous bestseller, The English Governess at the Siamese Court, which astonished the world.
A World Without Smells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine living in a world where smells do not exist. How does food taste without smells and how do you avoid eating bad food? How do you keep yourself and your surroundings clean if no smells can tell you things are dirty? In this book Lars Lundqvist tells you about his anosmic life without a sense of smell, of a world where everyone around him perceives a dimension that never existed to him.
The Murder of Gangster Roger the Terrible Touhy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Roger Touhy died in a hail of shotgun blasts near his sister's home in Chicago. Only recently paroled from Stateville Prison, where he was serving a 99-year-sentence for kidnapping, the hoodlum died in the company of his bodyguard. Touhy was one of a number of Irish brothers whose family immigrated to the United States. Three of them died in shootouts before the end of the 1920s.