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Infant at 85: Letters on Ending Where you Started
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Infant at 85 is based on a true story of the unique relationship between a geriatric man and his personal trainer. One develops a sense of empathy and patience while the other comes to grips with the challenges of aging, not so gracefully.
War of the Currents
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
HE TURNED NIGHT into day with the invention of alternating current which is still the standard today; he was the father of over one hundred patents, his genius was overshadowed by malefic individuals who called him a quintessential mad scientist; he was ripped off by Thomas Edison for fifty thousand dollars, and the FBI had a large dossier of him which later disappeared. In 1943 he was found dead.
Daniel McGilvary: Pioneer Missionary to Northern Thailand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
When Daniel McGilvary arrived in Chiang Mai in 1867, there was not a single Christian believer. In the 40 years that followed, McGilvary evangelized tireless, made disciples, and planted the very first churches in Northern Thailand. How did he do it? In this short biography, missionary and author Karl Dahlfred recounts the amazing ministry of this faithful nineteenth century missionary pioneer.
Tired of I.T! - How I learned to stop worrying and love the bicycle
You set the price! Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Spend every waking minute staring at a computer screen. Throw in some self destructive habits. Stir. Repeat. This weekly routine nearly killed him. In a moment of insanity (clarity?), Dave Conroy quit his computer job, sold his belongings and, buying a bicycle, set forth around the world. He hadn't been on a bike in nearly 20 years but you never forget, right?
Um Sonho de Vida
Price: Free! Words: 10,670. Language: Unknown language. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Para que você me entenda, sou Kátia Santana, 30 anos, portadora de paralisia cerebral. Esse quadro me torna susceptível a momentos de alegria e tristeza, pois me encontro limitada fisicamente na minha cadeira de rodas, um péssimo automóvel.
Ritratti di italiani in tempi di elezioni
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: Italian. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Brevi ritratti di elettori italiani incontrati in volantinaggi, raccolte firme e altri momenti di campagna elettorale vissuta sul territorio, che anche nell’era delle reti sociali si rivela un metodo insostituibile per tastare lo stato di un Paese. Spero di aver restituito fedelmente la realta' di persone e storie che sostiene il cammino delle idee in generale e della politica in particolare.
The Mission of Grumpy Butt Code Name Smilie Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this short memoir follow my interactions with a gentleman who trudged through my world five days a week for three and a half years. Discover the change in both of us that a daily dose of kindness created.
The Antisocial Manifesto: A Novel Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 60,390. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
"Riveting! Shocking! The Antisocial Manifesto (revised edition) is a gripping novel that follows the life and times of Antisocial Personality Disorder from childhood into adulthood. It's a book of abuse, frustration, rejection, drug & alcohol addiction, alienation, sadness, manipulation, humiliation, crime, death, hate, sarcasm, humor, insight, redemption, and strangely enough, love. Enjoy!
Paul McCartney: Carry that weight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Paul McCartney: Carry that weight, takes a snapshot of the afternoon Paul McCartney made the final decision to quit the most beloved band of all time, and imagines the thoughts and feelings behind it. The comic is inspired by the famously frank press release that came with his debut solo album and confirmed the end of The Beatles, and the end of his partnership with John Lennon.
The Fishing Trip That Never Was
You set the price! Words: 3,920. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was summer 2012, It had been raining for months and I was bored, I wanted to go on a fishing trip. So I answered an ad I found on the internet and ended up going fishing with two strangers in a rather dodgy fishing boat. This is the hilarious true story of what happened. This story is ideal for a quick read on the train or on a daily commute to work
Section 6: a memoir of family, football and fandom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A memoir of family, football and fandom celebrating the sixty year romance between the Garsons and the Cleveland Browns.
He Did What??!!?!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mike Leggero is one of the most interesting people around. If you share the theory of enjoying life and spreading comedy and happiness then you will love this book. His adventures impact people all over the planet. This book is a collection of short stories that will make you laugh, and shake your head in disbelief all at the same time.
Hear Through My Ears
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hear Through My Ears is a motivational story of a young woman, Tara, who faces the challenges of growing up "hearing impaired" in a hearing world.
Abgerechnet Wird Am Schluss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,960. Language: German. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ein Junge wächst auf mit Epilepsie. Als seine Mitschüler vom Lehrer erfahren, dass er eine Krankheit am Kopf hat, setzen sie das gleich mit Dummheit und Wahnsinn. Damit beginnt ein jahrelanges Martyrium aus Gewalt und Ausgrenzung. Wird es dem Schüler gelingen, der Gewalt zu entkommen? Ist nach solchen Erfahrungen noch ein normales Leben möglich? Welche Rolle spielen die Behörden bei dieser Sache?
The Unauthorized Story of Randy Orton and The Viper's Strike on WWE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"The Unauthorized Story of Randy Orton" is a compelling, first of its kind, and completely unauthorized work from bestselling author Michael Essany. Is this eye-opening eBook, Orton's career today is probed by industry veterans and insiders who help shed light on where the WWE is taking one of its most promising and controversial young stars.
Steve Jobs: Ten Lessons in Leadership
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
"Steve Jobs: Ten Lessons in Leadership" is the work of national bestselling author and veteran tech news reporter Michael Essany. It explores the philosophies and values preached and practiced by Jobs throughout his career, though only some have been well-known until now. These are the ten lessons in leadership as exemplified by the incomparable life and legacy of Steve Jobs.
Michael Jordan: The Final Conquest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Michael Jordan: The Final Conquest" is a compelling and controversial new book by bestselling author Michael Essany that explores an intriguing prospect recently raised by Michael Jordan himself: Will the Chicago Bulls legend make one final NBA comeback at the age of 50?
You set the price! Words: 40. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Small Town Poet
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This a work of poetry. It is also poems about me and my heart. Each poem it true.
John Wayne (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 1)
Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
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The first in a series of nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. The beginning story is a remembered tale about a mad cow who once ran free on the highway near Mr. Farmer's home and land. Mr. Farmer tells this story and will tell others that have happened during his many years of farming in this series dedicated to his tales.