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Dido Elizabeth Belle: A Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Dido Elizabeth Belle was born in 1761. It would be nearly 100 years before slavery was abolished. The date would be of little importance if not for one important factor: Belle's father was white, but her mother was African. It was an unthinkable act for the time, and Belle's life was destined for only bad things. But remarkably bad things did not happen. Belle was sent to live with her
Quick Guide: Three Cups of Tea
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 30 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 234 · A Quick Guide. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The book describes one man's efforts in trouble-torn Pakistan and Afghanistan. It describes how he changed from a mountaineer and became a social worker. He started building schools for children in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
The Long Drive Goodbye
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Long Drive Goodbye is a short story about what happens in the hours after a marriage falls apart. It follows a sixteen-hour drive between the couple and the feelings the wife is having. We get insight into what lead up to the breakup and how it caused her life to flip completely upside-down.
Disney’s Nine Old Men: A History of the Animators Who Defined Disney Animation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Today the Walt Disney Company is a huge media conglomerate with a whole range of interests, taking in music labels, cable and network TV, publishing, merchandising and a chain of theme parks in multiple countries. However it remains best known for its animated films. Starting in 1927, but mostly between 1933 and the beginning of 1935, Disney hired nine young men to work as animation artists. The
What's So Great About King Tut? A Biography of Tutankhamun Just for Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
Born as “Tutankhaten, King Tut is remembered for many reasons. During his reign as Pharaoh he made the difficult decision to publically disagree with his father and to undo many of the changes that Amenhotep IV had made during his rule (including making Amarna the capital city). Tutankhaten would also try to reestablish the friendships with surrounding nations that his father had ignored and to s
Donald Sterling, Racist Team Owner: 100 Questions & Answers about the Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
L.A. Clippers basketball team owner & billionaire Donald Sterling is involved in a scandal related to a conversation his mistress taped. On that tape, he reveals himself to be a racist. This book pulls together information from diverse sources to answer frequently asked questions about the case, such as: “Who is Donald Sterling?” “Who is his wife?” “Who is his girlfriend?" and "What happens next?"
Dogs Ruin Everything
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Screenplays » Comedy
First you invite a dog into your home; then they start eating inside too. Next thing you know they're on the furniture... DOGS RUIN EVERYTHING! I have had many experiences as a dog who knows the finer things of life. Especially what not to roll in. This book is somewhat of a memoir, peppered with an illustrious amount of advice and common sense theories.
Manos de Piedra: A Biography of Roberto Durán
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
There are not many boxing stories that have happy endings. Roberto Duran's seems to be one. Now in his sixties he has both his faculties and an intact body. He still has money and his wife of more than four decades and his family are his greatest joys. He lives in a country that worships him. For a fighter who personified the face of evil in the ring he seems to have made no lasting enemies. He
Motors For Nothing, Kicks For Free
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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"Motors For Nothing (Kicks For Free)" is not a typical motorcycle book. It's a non-fiction anthology by motorcycle journalist, racer and enthusiast Dain Gingerelli about the bikes he's ridden, raced, tested, and even crashed, since he took up the two-wheel sport in 1965.
They Weave the Spider's Web
Price: Free! Words: 46,240. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by Zawn Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the true story of an ordinary American couple's encounter with corruption in public institutions and government, and their faith in God as they faced it. They learned that Truth is not just a word but a real power, one that cannot be destroyed or overruled.
The Memories of the Russian Military Paramedic Michael Novikov of the Finnish War
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Here there are recorded the real memories of the soldier of the Finnish war. This soldier is my grandfather, Michael Antonovich Novikov. He lived for 90 years and died in Michurinsk, where he was buried.
Long Hunger: The Sea Share
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This is a real life story told by my grandma, which is her memoir actually. She experienced years of terrible drought and starvation in southern Fars, Iran. She used to tell me her stories, her pains and anything happened to her during her 80-year life and it impressed me enough to gather and write the bitter part as a short book. She lost some of her children when they were starving.........
DFW: A Biography of David Foster Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
As one of the most celebrated novelists and essayists of the new millennium, David Foster Wallace quickly rose to prominence as the voice of his generation. The publication of Infinite Jest in 1996 cemented his status. If David Foster Wallace had written nothing besides Infinite Jest, his legacy would be secure as one of the most important artists of the new Millennium. But he did so much more t
Wishing Well-A sequel to Well wishers
Series: The M.I. autobiograpy.... Price: Free! Words: 73,200. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The year is 2002, all has turned out well. But obstacles still lay ahead, and as impression from a dark past. He reassesses himself about what was his past, and what was expected in the future. You'll reside and remember as well as revision what had brought him to this point. Its a eye-opening life-story, to be read over and over again.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Rick Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Rick Nelson (known as Ricky in his younger years) started out playing himself in the "Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" TV show in the Fifties and Sixties. He then discovered Rock and Roll and found out he could sing, too. Rick became the first real "teen idol" and sold over 50 million records in his lifetime. He had 18 top 10 singles. He is ranked the 4th singles seller of all time.
Een kijkje nemen in: Musika Maestro
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: Dutch. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief jaargang 43, mei/juni 2002: “Zijn liefde voor de muziekgeschiedenis van Bonaire vindt zijn oorsprong in zijn herinneringen aan ouderen uit zijn omgeving die onder andere op zelfvervaardigde snaarinstrumenten (blek’i zeta dushi Tralala) muziek maakten”.
Obesity, a Cure?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How I lost 28 pounds and regained my sanity, my journey of discovery of what caused me to become extremely ill, and to gain too much weight.
Cereal and Other Recipes
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Canadian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A poor man's cookbook, this book gives you a price list of your own and shows you how to make meals for less. Full of great recipes and biographies this book talks about our current Canadian financial crisis, and the need for the Salvation Army and their food bank. A great little cookbook, the Author hopes will bring funding and donations into local food banks.
Of Dreams and Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Pursuing God-given dreams is a futile effort unless we are doing so in faith. Many of us neglect to go to God with our dreams because we think they are too small or too insignificant to bother Him with them. But what we forget is that some of these dreams that are burning within us were planted there by God Himself, and He’s waiting fervently for us to partner with Him to fulfill these dreams.
El libro diario
Price: Free! Words: 19,260. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
El libro diario le ayuda a convertir su vida en una narración. Para ello, deberá escribir siguiendo la guía de los epígrafes incluidos. Al final, como si guardara un diario, logrará poner en pie la historia de sus días.