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Sikh Guru Gobind Singh (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sikh’s tenth and last Guru, Guru Gobind Singhji was born as a leader. At that time there were evils prevailing in the society like caste system, untouchability, idol worshipping etc. At this time the people needed a strong leader for which Guru Gobind Singhji took birth and he had struggled throughout his life
Living Legend Amitabh Bachchan (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Amitabh had started his movie career in 1969 with the movie, “Saat Hindustani’ still goes on even after he has turned 71 years in age. There is no other Indian actor who is working at such an age. It is his popularity and talent that even in this age the director – producers write the script while keeping him in centre. Whoever the hero is but Amitabh is always heavier on him and his role
A Wedding Invitation
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: British English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A short story for adults. You may not believe it, but this story is true. A wedding invitation that came out of the blue. The wedding was in a place with memories so sad. And in that place, were stories funny, waiting to be had.
Jain Religion & Tirthankaras
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Jain religion is one of the ancient religions of the world. This religion is also discussed in ancient books like ‘Srimad Bhagwad,’ ‘Vishnu Puran’, ‘Padam Puran’, ‘Matsya Puran’, and other ancient purans.Jain Guru’s are also called as Jin, Jindev or Jinendra. From ‘Jin’ word ‘Jain’ word has been procured.
Ten Sikh Guru
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Nanakji was of a saint like nature. His mind was more into spirituality and the welfare of the society. For the welfare of the society, through his education, he had opposed the differences between Hindus and Muslims, and the false religious practices. He focused more on sanctity of mind, simplicity, divinity, and behavior to be the only path for every human to reach God. He said,
Kill Daddy
Series: Get A Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Trauma from the past becomes a part of who you are. It weighs down on the present, suffocating life and preventing you from healing and moving on. If you continue to carry this baggage around long enough, you will eventually become who you are not. Believe in the essential goodness of your true self, however, and you'll accept the past, but let go of the burden, and finally become the real you.
English Yarns and Beyond
Series: The Ray Dennis Series, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literary collections » Diaries & Journals
In this short story collection, Gary Troia shares his adventures, travels and memoirs from his life. Anyone who has ever done building work for brutal wage slavery and wondered if they were going mad, will recognise the life of Ray Dennis, (Troia's alter ego) which evokes a vision of mind-numbing, soul-destroying workplaces and workmates.
Воспоминания фельдшера, Михаила Новикова, о Финской войне
Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: Russian. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Fiction » Literary collections » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Эта небольшая по объему книга уникальна по своему содержанию. Здесь записаны реальные воспоминания солдата о Финской войне. Этот солдат – мой дедушка, Новиков Михаил Антонович. Он прожил 90 лет и умер в г. Мичуринске, где и похоронен.
My Eye in the Storm - Katrina Close Up
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » American
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My Eye In the Storm – Katrina Close Up is a memoir of the time I spent working as a Disaster Housing Inspector in 2005, after the most devastating hurricane of our lifetime hit the Gulf Coast, Hurricane Katrina. This is a story of the victims, the destruction, disaster workers, bad politics, and human behavior during a time when all aspects of life were pushed to the limit.
Sunny Side Up: Life and Times of Backyard Chickens
Price: Free! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This fun, quick-read eBook exclusive is about 13-year-old Natalie growing up in a suburban town with crazy chickens living in her backyard. Short stories include a desperate chicken escape, a surprise rooster, a poor little chick with a crooked beak, and more. Written when Natalie was 11-years-old in 2012, readers will feel her emotions as she tells her tales of quirky chickens.
The Joys and Perils of Serving Abroad: Memoirs of a U.S Foreign Service Family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by MAP. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Diego's first overseas assignment was to Mexico, where he assisted jailed or troubled Americans and shipped dead Americans home, tasks that were "an effective introduction to the Foreign Service," he opines. Diego went on to assignments in Panama, Portugal, Brazil, and Venezuela, was appointed ambassador to Colombia and Brazil, and also served as Assistant Secretary of State for Consular Affairs.
Steve Jobs Speaks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Steve Jobs story is the story of the CEO of that company who is the world’s richest company and who has made the world digital; it is a story like a most common man who has spent all his life in relation to fulfilling his stubbornness.
Walls Go Up, Walls Come Down
Price: $1.91 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
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Part of my life in the 80's, where I lost my way, then found myself again after isolation, drugs, prison, contractual work for the NSA, then my path back to myself
Brass Bands and Rice Pudding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,350. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A heartfelt remembrance of times past. Growing up on the East Coast of England before and during the Second World War, it's the story of an evacuation to the country, and the onwards journey through life in a era now forgotten.
Getting Down to Brass Tacks - My Adventures in the World of Jazz, Rio, and Beyond
Price: Free! Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1950's a young teenage piano student is given an LP of a jazz pianist and is struck with a major epiphany while listening to his music: this was what she wanted to do with her life! This riveting autobiography of a woman in the world of jazz takes us on Amy Duncan’s adventures as a struggling musician and writer in Boston and New York to her exotic life in Rio de Janeiro
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Price: Free! Words: 22,910. Language: Italian. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Dal blog "...le storie passano da qui", la storia vera di una delle prime radio private italiane.
The Pioneer of Chinese American Education - Dr. Theodore Chen
Price: Free! Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
The story of Dr. Theodore Chen, lovingly told by Dr. Wen-Hui, his wife of 60 years. Professor Chen was the first Chinese scholar to be granted tenure at USC, where he taught for 35 years and revived the Asian Studies Department. Dr. Chen's academic, literary, humanitarian, and public speaking accomplishments are interspersed with the moving story of the Chens' long marriage and family life.
Who Turned Out The Lights?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,640. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision
Hold on for a bumpy ride! For Ron Wilde, it’s like a 24/7 roller coaster with eyes closed. Every turn brings new challenges like blindness, and new joys and adventures including forbidden hospital love. Ron will make you laugh one second at the characters he meets and gasp the next at the gut wrenching details of his epic health struggles.
1985, An Atlantic Crossing Memoir
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
A pseudo autobiographical account of my Atlantic circumnavigation written in third person. It was where I found redemption and peace, coming to terms with the death of my father, injustices I endured, and anger and resentment which drove me to lose myself and make serious and costly life mistakes, and how I found redemption, forgiveness, and resolve to life by my conscience without regrets.
1978, Crossing America And Back:
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Autobiographical account of my trip circumventing the United States in 1978 taken when I was 17, after losing my father, and trying to come to terms with his death.