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President Jimmy Carter: A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A peanut farmer from Georgia running as a maverick outsider narrowly won the presidential election of 1976 against the sitting president Gerald Ford to become the 39th president of the United States.
Me 'n Norman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,260. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
A sweet and often humorous collection of autobiographical stories about the childhood friendship of two young boys and their adventures growing up together during the 1930's Depression in a U.S. Naval shipyard town.
Du Yuesheng el Señor de Shanghai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Con la agitación política, las sociedades secretas chinas se transformaron en organizaciones criminales que iban a acaparar los numerosos tráficos. El más prestigioso de ellas tendrá el nombre de Banda Verde. Y el más prestigioso de los jefes de la Banda Verde se llamará Du Yuesheng.
Jack Ma: The Biography of a Self-Made Billionaire and CEO of Alibaba Group
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jack Ma is the founder and CEO of the Alibaba Group, a privately owned Internet-based e-commerce company in China whose sales are estimated to be bigger than its American competitors eBay and Amazon.com combined. This book unveils Jack Ma s thousand faces in real life from different angles, and it reveals a Jack Ma different from your imagination.
ANADOLU ALİMLERİ
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: Turkish. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Anadolu'nun alimlerinin hayatlarını bulabileceğiniz eserimi bir solukta okuyacağınızı tahmin ediyorum.
Portrait of Christ The Inspirational Painting That Freed A Convict
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Max Sasanoff was inspired by the beauty of a violin player who was a fellow prison inmate. His incarceration coincided with the remodeling of the Catholic chapel in the Atlanta Prison. After listening to the beautiful music late one afternoon Max experienced visions on two occasions during a sleepless night. The next morning he requested a sketch pad and crayons to begin a drawing of Christ.
Tent City: Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tent City was destroyed by mayor Danny Jones in January 2016. Now, join Advocates and the residents of Tent City in Charleston, West Virginia share their personal stories of the aftermath of Tent City.
Meth Uncensored II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
WARNING: Graphic material! Adult Readers ONLY! Meth: Uncensored 2, is a collection of stories straight out of Methland. Funny, disturbing, and completely true, you will enjoy this look into the world of meth, and the people who inhabit that world.
Recollections from the 9 Mile Peg
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: Australian English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author has drawn on his experiences of life on a dairy farm in the Waikato province in New Zealand through the ages of 9 to 16. There are four short stories entitled: "The Championship, Mick, Haymaking and College." David Alexander has 2 other works on Smashwords: "The Cavalry Lieutenant" and a short story, "Checkpoint Charlie."
Who Will Kill the Spiders?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,090. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sometimes life, as we have known it, comes to a screeching halt through circumstances that we have no control over. Who Will Kill the Spiders is the story of a couple who are faced with overwhelming life changes due to a sudden health crisis. You will experience deep emotion as they move from being people running to catch airplanes into the throes of medical captivity. There is hope.
Café et chocolat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: Canadian French. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lors d'un voyage en train, une écrivaine observe deux chevaux bruns broutant dans une petit espace. Elle ignore tout de ces bêtes, mais elle s'y attache, les baptisant Café et Chocolat.
Coffee and Chocolate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animal husbandry
A passenger on board a fast-moving train glimpses a couple of brown horses in an unkempt field. She wonders if they are neglected or loved by their owner. A short but haunting true story by Michèle Laframboise, Canadian multi-award winner author.
To Paris, Venice and Rome
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had to get out of New Zealand. I had to go somewhere far, far away. Paris was my first stop. Then Venice. Then Rome. I mostly travelled alone, meeting with old and new friends along the way. I encountered the magnificent sights, observed the French and Italian culture, lived through unexpected moments and tried to figure out my future.
The Barrel Murder April 17, 1903 The Mafia and Counterfeiting in New York City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Benedetto Madonia was dispatched from Buffalo to Pittsburgh by the Morello gang in February 1903. He was sent there to assist three counterfeiters who had been arrested and convicted only weeks before. After Madonia was murdered New York City Police detectives discovered letters written between the slain man and Giuseppe Morello the head of a counterfeiting ring. The notes led to numerous arrests.
Lair
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Youthful Hugh Lorry, psychologically wounded, ten years societal isolated from full societal membership, no path back existing, Hugh Lorry endlessly searching Bright Light Venues for that which cannot exist for him, superficial comradely, waiting upon fate's gifting of "My Girl" into Hugh Lorry's broken beaten life.
The Mountain: A Journey in Time, Truth, and Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This period of time called life, whether experienced with or without truth, is difficult. Dealing with time can be taxing, especially in the absence of truth. Dealing with others, while living in a fog, is even more stressful. James S. Sherman awoke with the mind of an 8 year old living in the body of a 70 year old. Encephalitis, simply put, is inflammation of the brain.
A Tribute to My Guru
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
He was one of the sincerest sir I had come across in my life. For sir, students are the members of his extended family. Mrs. Dutta madam was a perfect folly of our Dutta sir reminding the students of Guru and Gurumata saga of Indian mythology.
Alexander Hamilton – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Alexander Hamilton, born in the British West Indies, was an outsider from the very beginning. From his humble beginning he became one of the founding fathers of America.
Pearland Houses: My Opinion
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Rev. 2A - In the same manner that reviews of products and books are presented on amazon and other web sites, everyone in our country may express an opinion on something. In this short ebook, I am expressing my opinion on houses. There are 56 real estate property listings on County Road 831 in Pearland, and of these, there are a small number of houses that I do not like. This is my opinion.
Third Party Voices
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Travis describes a life torn from reality where third party voices control you. They try to influence your ever decision and action. Auditory and visual hallucinations complicate his daily life and cause simple tasks like waking up and showering to be a hundred times more challenging for him than the average person. Travis shares his journey with schizophrenia and defeating the third-party voices.