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Ultimate Tragedy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ultimate Tragedy is gripping, compelling and inspiring. There is no greater tragedy that one can experience than the death of one's child. Feel the emotional turmoil that is felt by bereaved parents as author Doreen Pchajek shares her story of devastation and loss.
Church Triumphant: 25 Men and Women who Gave Their Lives to Christ
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: American English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Catholicism
In Church Triumphant, you can read the lives of 25 men and women who dedicated their lives to God and the Catholic Church. These men and women are heroes of virtue and prayer who helped change the world for Christ. The biographies are written concisely with the goal of giving you the chance to learn about great saints in a short amount of time.
Nyayo Za Obama
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: Swahili. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Nyayo za Obama follows Barack Obama through his history making success in US politics. It is written in Swahili - language spoken by most people in Obama's ancestral home country Kenya and most of the region around it. In this book Swahili language, the most promising non-tribal and truly pan-African language, has been enriched vastly by a glossary of new words and terminology.
Lost My Jock
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Price: Free! Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Do you like reading underdog sports stories? Do you enjoy stirring tales about unheralded athletes who overcame insurmountable odds to accomplish greatness? Do you need something to read while sitting on the toilet? This is the story of how I lost my jock. It isn’t a very inspiring underdog story. After all, it’s a story about a jockstrap. But it’s great for reading on the toilet!
The Diary of John Banfield 1983-90
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Price: Free! Words: 482,900. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
John Banfield retired from the teaching profession in 1983 when he and his wife, Dorothy, moved from Lincoln to Eccleshall, Staffordshire, to enjoy their retirement together. John began a diary which recounts their many and varied interests and culminates in his tragic death from cancer. Both mundane and moving, it will be of particular interest to his descendants.
Twee Arm Vriende se Avontuurtjie in Namakwaland
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'n Baie kort verhaal van 'n dag of twee in die lewens van twee arm vriende wat vandag terugkyk en lag.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Color of Water
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The conflicting emotions are highly effective in the autobiography. The author continued to find out who he really was. Likewise, the author’s mother describes the hardships she had to go through as a white Jewish woman.
Tales from Baggins Bottom - Best Bits Book 2
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2006 Diane was still a freelance journalist working part-time from home and an active member of the National Union of Journalists’ Freelance Industrial Council (NUJ and FIC respectively). In February of 2006 she was introduced to the local live music scene and the foundations for Diane’s Gig List were set. The blog was Diane's writing diary, her journal on the life of a writer and editor.
Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I sat straight up in bed, the sweat flowing from every pore in my shaking body. Terrified, looking around the darkened room, I could see my club jacket (colors) hanging from a hook on the wall. The nightmares and flashbacks had become more intense. So much so, that I dreaded to succumb to sleep. I reached under the pillow, pulled out my .45 caliber automatic and placed the barrel on my temple.
The Gospel According to Casey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The GOSPEL ACCORDING TO CASEY is the ultimate Casey Stengel book for lovers and admirers of "The Ol' Perfessor." It is part collection of hilarious stories and 1-liners by and about Casey, and half an analysis of his managerial genius. Dozens of resources and interviews were done by Ira Berkow and Jim Kaplan, two highly esteemed baseball writers. The result is nothing short of AMAZIN'!
What I Know about Jumping
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Have you ever made a major life decision and felt the tremendous fear, worry, and excitement that goes along with it? That is what is referred to as “jumping” in this book, and it is a natural and necessary part of life. But there’s no need to do it alone. Get “What I know about Jumping” for the support, guidance, and insight you need to make your next major life change!
Singing Magic: Memoir of a Girl Who Thought Singing Was Life
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Price: Free! Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
A Torch to Pass: A Memoir on Dad
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Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When a father supporting his family undergoes a tragic accident, his entire family is affected, and all are forced to adapt to the change.
Chanel No 5
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Romanian girl struggles with her life in America. She goes from being bullied to getting involved in dangerous relationships.
Caught In A Web:Changed by Destiny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ethel Oden lived a life of horror from her childhood. She escaped the life she lived and when she became an adult, her life became more difficult to endure. Her life was filled with deception and twisted love. She overcame her past by escaping the web she once lived, by making decisions for her life to fulfill her destiny.
Fear of Failure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,540. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiographical work “Fear of Failure” documents the life and times of James Aarons, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine. It is a bold, uncensored look at the struggles of a young man looking for fulfillment in his profession and love in his life. Dr. Aarons pulls no punches and makes no excuses as he charmingly writes his way through his life’s journey.
Sixteen Vs, Book Five, Surviving Vietnam
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Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 5. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 157,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Victor's adventures getting to, during, and getting home from Vietnam are more unusual than most. Trials and turmoil continue in the exciting and dangerous events he deals with. Boot camp and technical school provide unique situations, but nothing like the challenges in Vietnam. Amid the chaos of war, he deals with racial hatred. Even during play his exploits turn potentially life threatening.
a writer with dyslexia.
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Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
so this is my story how i have dyslexa and lerned how to read and now read well.
Detours and Reminiscences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Originally titled "Detours through the Twilight Zone," this collection of never-before-published short stories pays homage to the classic television series. Interspersed with the stories are the author's recollections of the circumstances surrounding and/or inspiring each tale. The final story, "Castles in the Air," was the basis for Mitchell's novel The Reality Matrix Effect.
In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three)
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Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.