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Behind Enemy Lines - True stories of daring and escape by WWII heroes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
The men in this book are heroes in the truest sense. They came from many nations and from all kinds of backgrounds. Some, like Tommy Macpherson, were marked out for greatness from the very beginning.
DEALS A Short Story about Short People
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A short story about short people. Never underestimate them!
Navy SEALs and Their Unabashed Humor—Unfiltered, Uncensored and Unhinged!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015 by PippinPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
What’s More Dangerous than the Enemy? To a Navy SEAL, the answer is…his buddies, when they play practical jokes. SEAL Billy Allmon is a veteran of three wars. He formed the deep brotherhood bonds that only sharing harrowing experiences can forge. He is also the veteran of countless practical jokes, most of which were perpetrated on the very brothers whose lives he had saved, or they his.
Never Say Die - True Life Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Never Say Die - Life is like a basketball match, sometimes very rough especially when one loses while at other times, exhilarating. But all in all, I think how one plays the game determines the outcome whether successful overall or not. What follows is my life laid out in a series of short stories.
在兩個飲料 一個晚上的華爾茲
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Valley of Elah
Price: Free! Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Valley of Elah chronicles the incredible journey of Harry Keller, a man who beat the odds again and again, endured and survived an unbelievable medical procedure. For 16 years he fought the good fight. This is his story...
Warriors of the Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Government / General
A realistic look at my life as a Game Warden and as an Emergency Dispatcher. Dealing with the public was and is part of those jobs. However, dealing with the public is not always easy and fun. This book has 12 chapters.
The Stuff That Scares Me (You're The Inspiration Book 2)
Series: You're The Inspiration: A Gen Xer’s Childhood Creative Influences. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A brief accounting of the things that scared young Josh, and continues to terrify adult Josh.
After The Descent Vol 2 - 2014
Series: The Descent. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,060. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
2014 was a wild ride and collected in this volume are all sixty-three essays I wrote over the twelve month span. Call me a narcissist, call me arrogant, these are my thoughts and views as I had them and as they evolved.
Owner of the House
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
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Telemarketers: the true story of how my son and I beat the machine and had a good laugh doing it.
Dr. Walter Reed – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2015 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » American
Dr. Walter Reed had humble beginnings but his intelligence and perseverance allowed him to excel in life. He received his Doctor of Medicine in 1869 and remains the youngest person to graduate from the University of Virginia Medical School to this day. Along with other fellow physicians and scientists, Dr. Walter Reed was able to unravel the scourge of yellow fever.
Who Wants A Cookie?
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Life on a small mountainside homestead holds risks and rewards long forgotten by city-folk. This is a small but true story of disaster averted.
Price: Free! Words: 35,020. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Jacinto Viqueira Landa fue siempre un hombre de su tiempo. Un humanista crítico más cerca de Albert Camus que de ningún otro pensamiento. Si quisiéramos conocer la esencia de la textura de su vida tendríamos que mirar con atención la obra cinematográfica de Víctor Erice.
Three Quick Steps: An Inspiring Account of Struggle and Recovery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Best Way To Predict The Future Is To Create The Future" Abraham Lincoln and Peter Drucker. In 1952, America was only three years away from the Salk vaccine, which would eliminate the threat of polio. That same year, nine-year-old Robert Emmett contracted the paralytic disease. It ravaged his body and unmoored his spirit; doctors told him he’d never walk again.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
In Those Days Book 4 Where Home Is
Series: In Those Days. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,880. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Family history
For over fourteen years, Nellie has wanted to go home to Whitehouse, Texas. She finally gets her desire, though only for a short visit. “Back home” has many disconcerting revelations for her. In this book, they move to Oklahoma City just prior to 1920. She makes a new home for her children and secures income to support them with the support of close friends. Their business and hard work pay off.
Whether To, Or Weather - Not To
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book describes unique weather-related experiences I've had during my lifetime. Most notable were incidents involving thunderstorms, snowstorms and hurricanes. Highlighting my experiences has been my volunteer work as a Tampa Bay area Weather Spotter during the past seventeen years. Analysis of rainfall data recorded during that period resulted in some interesting conclusions.
Billy One Boy's War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,540. Language: British English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Second World War brought with it a global cataclysm that resulted in the death of more than 60 million people. During the onset of this grim period in history, a young boy begins his own journey; one that irrevocably changes the course of his life. This deeply affecting memoir lends an intimate glimpse into a world ravaged by war and the lives of people inextricably thrust into turbulent time
Forgotten Abolitionist: John A.J. Creswell of Maryland
Price: Free! Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015 by House Divided Project. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
This gripping biography from historians John Osborne and Christine Bombaro captures the story of an unlikely political hero who helped destroy American slavery. John A.J. Creswell of Maryland was a son of the slaveholding South who became one of the nation's leading wartime abolitionists. Published by the House Divided Project at Dickinson College.
Chasing Gilas: The Journey from Spain to Korea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Relive the Gilas Pilipinas journey in the 2014 World Cup in Spain and 2014 Incheon Asian Games. A nation that is united by a momentous win is now in disarray with the debacle of a loss. The nation with its passion for the sport arguably unmatched in the world is now seeking answers. What just happened, Gilas?