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No Regrets: Memoirs of a Punk
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 30,210. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
No Regrets: Memoirs of a Punk recounts the author's early days on the San Francisco punk scene, and tells the tale of a young Catholic boy who escapes his conservative Texas upbringing to live the life of a free-spirited punk rocker in the San Francisco of the 1970's.
Bongo, Bongo, Bongo - Life in the Belgian Congo during the 1920's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bruce Alexander Kilgour. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The adventurous spirit of the early European pioneers in Africa is faithfully captured through these descriptive memoirs. Photographs included. Here's something for those who like to take a trip down memory lane, especially when that lane is a jungle lane and you are surrounded by hundreds of bright, hungry eyes on a dark night. An African gem.
Carrying Autism, Feeling Language
Price: Free! Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 and represented by Mary Jane Blackman. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The author of Lucy's Story: Autism and Other Adventures takes a closer look at what language means to her and the way she views the world. A great insight for everyone. N.B. This book is still under construction and sections are added or edited every couple of weeks. Please re-visit.
Pages from the Eternal Glory | صفحات من المجد الخالد
Price: Free! Words: 87,410. Language: Arabic. Published: May 8, 2013 by amin-sheikho.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
The Life of the Great Humane Eminent Scholar Mohammad Amin Sheikho, Volume –1– | سيرة حياة العلامة الإنساني الكبير محمد أمين شيخو قدس سره، المجلد الأول
The Joy of Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
A biography of our 26th president, Theodore Roosevelt 1858-1919
Legally Biber: Justin Bieber at 18: An Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
follows the multi-platinum singer from his 18th birthday, through a new album and a monster tour. We are at his back as he acts and reacts to personal and professional challenges. In this month-by-month odyssey, we see the young singer just this side of manhood; acting the seasoned professional, acting the fool and, at the end of the day, acting decidedly human and not quite grown up.
Brief Encounters with Real Life
Price: Free! Words: 71,160. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Like most 0.9 billion citizens in developed countries I felt I was living the “Real Life”. A variety of instances detailed herein proved that this was not so. As an environmental scientist at the University of Toronto and a consultant living and working worldwide it became evident that the “Real Life” belongs to our 6 billion co-inhabitants elsewhere. Here are brief amusing and emotive glimpses.
Out of my Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of short stories, some true, often reflecting aspects of my early upbringing in rural Nelson, New Zealand. The rest are from my imaginings - 'out of my mind'. There are ten stories in this book and a further ten in the second, 'Further Out'. A third book isn't 'Far Out'.
Orbit: Jack Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For comic book fans the world over, Jack Kirby was the king. Born Jacob Kurtzberg in 1917, Bluewater Comics is now celebrating his life with their latest bio-comic "Orbit: Jack Kirby."
Female Force: Madonna - SPANISH VERSION
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Translated into Spanish for the 1st time: Once upon a time we all knew her as the Material Girl, but now, the world over knows her as Madonna, a one-woman extravaganza. Before there was Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, or Britney, there was Madonna. She's been a pop sensation, actress, writer, activist, mother, and director. She's been everything.
One Direction: The English-Irish Young Artist Band
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
One Direction is an English-Irish boy band that recently emerged as one of the world's most popular musical groups. The group consists of five boys who did not know each other and who met at a common platform, arranged by British Television's “The X Factor.”
I Go Railfanning in My Pajamas
Price: Free! Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book has little to nothing to do about railfanning or pajamas, but it does contain sayings and a story or two accumulated throughout my life as stated by my grandmother. Does contain some profanity, but do not let that turn you off.
Beirut: They Came In Peace
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A U.S. Navy sailor's memoir on the bombing of the U.S. Marine Barracks compound on October 23rd, 1983 in Beirut, Lebanon.
A Warrior Returns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Psychologically damaged by the brutal effects of two world wars, a family is made homeless in 1950 through a breach of his trust by the father’s sibling. Forced to move out of London into a dilapidated cottage tied to a demeaning job in a village foundry, the father remains pursued by ghosts that have haunted him ever since his wartime exploits. Then something inexplicably brutal occurs...
We Had Such a Lovely Time....
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by David Patterson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the journal that Dr. Roy Izlar and his wife Camille Izlar during their first year of marriage, 1916-1917. This is a fascinating, if brief, original source from a newly-wed southern couple in the early decades of the 20th Century.
Annette Estrada and Alfred A. Estrada: Their Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book contains the individual biographies of Annette Estrada and Alfred A. Estrada. They were typical of Americans who had successful lives in the twentieth century. Although they weren’t celebrities or famous, their lives were interesting and dramatic nevertheless.
Emprendedor de vidas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autor descubre la enfermedad a los 15 años en Eyes Hace 6 cirugías de trasplante de córnea Supera 15 cirugias , hace 2 tiendas nivel elevado donación en vida, viudo 2 niños de 15 a 17 años en la universidad federal Forma 15 empleados en universidad otra mejorar la vidas. Campaña causa filantrópica. Pero la traición se convierte en rutina en la vida surge lo inesperado. Lea cuidadosamente
After the Gun III - the anatomy of a toothache
Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
You are about to be exposed to a heaping helping of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Do not be alarmed if you feel different after reading this. It is not necessarily the words, but more that passage of time that inspires us to change, as well as causing extremely long hairs to begin growing out of our ears. – b2
My Journey to Kilis
Price: Free! Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Kilis follows a medical student from Qatar as he sets out to work with Syrian refugees for three weeks. It is a journal-styled piece of work that tries to explores the plight of Syrian victims in Kilis, Turkey. It is interspersed with emotions like sorrow and humor as it tries to tell the story from the point of view of a medical student, humanitarian and a human rights advocate.
Jodi Arias, "Psycho" Killer?: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Jodi Arias is accused of the premeditated murder of Travis Alexander by stabbing, throat-slitting, and shooting. But could she really be such a monster? And was the crime committed during a re-enactment of the shower-scene knife murder from the movie "Psycho"? This book is approx 6000 words--perfect for reading on your e-device! The best account of the Arias trial by an expert true-crime writer.