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Reading Order 2017: All the series, collections, freebie and bundles
Price: Free! Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Tracy Cooper-Posey has so far published over 103 distinct titles, across multiple genres, series, collections, bundles and more. Here is the ultimate authority on what books belong to which series and the reader order for each, for 2017.
Joseph "Doc" Stacher Meyer Lansky's Gambling Partner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In 1950 the Nevada State Tax Commission denied Doc Stacher a license to manage a Reno gambling casino. The decision was based on Stacher's history of associations with mobsters. Doc had also been indicted for his involvement in the Arrowhead Inn gambling operation in Ballston Spa, New York. Stacher awaited word on his extradition with two state troopers waiting to accompany him back to New York.
The Adventures of Silly Billy: Sillogy: Volume 1.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,860. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Irish Author and Poet, Greg McVicker, brings us on three, true life adventures from his childhood while growing up in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. These hilarious, heartwarming stories will have readers laughing continuously, all the while reflecting on their own memories of yesterday. Suitable for all ages, each story ends with its own moral!
Twelve Years a Slave[ANNOTATED] BY Solomon Northup
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 79,630. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Solomon Northup’s 12 Years a Slave recounts the author’s life story as a free black man from the North who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in the pre-Civil War South. The son of an emancipated slave, Northup was born free. He lived, worked, and married in upstate New York, where his family resided. He was a multifaceted laborer and also an accomplished violin player. In 1841, two con men offer
This One Time, I Woke Up Sick, And Never Got Better
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A short story of a young woman who woke up sick one day, and never got better, and you will never believe what caused it.
Life on the Family Farm
Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Tom picked up the pen again, drawing readers into farming adventures with him. In these exciting and uplifting true stories, he shares his love of farming, family, and God.
Dear Dad: Working through my father's death
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
When I was 26 years old, I lost my Dad to cancer. My Dad was my whole world, and I had never had to grieve like this before. This is series of letters I wrote to him after learning his diagnose up until this November. Learning to live without him as been my most difficult trial yet. This is my journey.
Histoire de ma jeunesse - François Arago
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : Je naquis le 26 février 1786, dans la commune d’Estagel, ancienne province du Roussillon (département des Pyrénées-Orientales). Mon père, licencié en droit, avait de petites propriétés en terres arables, en vignes et en champs d’oliviers, dont le revenu faisait vivre sa nombreuse famille. J’avais donc trois ans en 1789, quatre ans en 1790, cinq ans en 1791, six ans en 1792...
'Pensées d’une solitaire' précédées de fragments inédits. Louise Ackermann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : S’il est difficile de donner une juste idée des contemporains illustres dans l’intimité desquels on n’a pas pénétré, il l’est aussi d’en parler lorsqu’on les a approchés de très près, quand on a pu les apprécier et les admirer dans leur vie de chaque jour, quand on en a été aimé tendrement. On voudrait réussir à faire comprendre la noblesse, la droiture, la belle simplicité des rares
George "Big Frenchy" DeMange Harlem's Cotton Club, Owney Madden and Boxing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
"Big Frenchy" DeMange was a trusted and reliable business associate of "Owney" Madden. The two of them ran the Cotton Club. Along with Will Duffy they were the principal backers of Italian heavyweight boxer Primo Carnera from the time he was 23. The triumvirate of mobsters robbed the fighter of much of his hard earned money. On one occasion Madden demonstrated his loyalty by ransoming Big Frenchy.
Anthony "Fat Tony" Salerno Genovese Family Mobster, Boxing Financier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The first title bout between challenger Swede Ingemar Johansson and heavyweight champion Floyd Patterson was fought at Yankee Stadium on June 26, 1959. Patterson lost the fight on a third round knockout. Investigators scrutinized the promotion business owned partly by promoter Bill Rosensohn. The company was actually run by a triumvirate. Mafioso Anthony Salerno financed this bout with mob money.
Society's Monster: Dreams that are Memories
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this short book, we go behind the scenes of the Society's Monsters stories. The books are based on a series of connecting dreams that reference one another that also connect to present memories. They are a great influence on the author and the stories he tells. What will you figure out when you read this short book on dreams that could possibly be memories?
Feline Moments
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
A rememberance of my feline friends through life and the crazy moments I watched them live. The stories are all true and will give you a vision into the mind of a feline without owning one. Some moments are comical and others are their challenging moments of life.
Pushing Fifty, Still Pushing
Price: Free! Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
You've read all those inspirational books and stories about the lucky ones that have 'made it'. ​What if you wake up one day, on the wrong side of forty and have to pick yourself up again from what you consider a broken life? ​Would you have the courage and determination to once again, kick yourself into high gear and start from scratch?
Biografi Nabi Muhammad SAW Edisi Bilingual Inggris & Indonesia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 15, 2017 by Dragon Promedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Biografi dan sejarah Kehidupan Nabi Muhammad SAW Bersumberkan dari Al-Quran & Al-Hadist dalam dua bahasa inggris dan indonesia. (The complete biography of Prophet Muhammad SAW in indonesia and english)
The Nude Wife Posing Scandal of Westport, Connecticut Artist Everett Shinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Everett Shinn's third wife detailed her grievances in a court of law in 1930. The former Gertrude Chase described having posed for several hours at a time while her husband painted her. It was her objection to him photographing her with a pocket camera that led to a divorce. Gertrude depicted Shinn as a serial philanderer. After she returned home he refused to let her in to collect her belongings.
Survivor: The Story of One Woman's Personal Transformation from Victim to Survivor
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this book, written in a unique and poetic style, Lindsay Keane tells her very personal story of healing after sexual assault. She was victimized in high school and originally dealt with the trauma through denial. This caused her pain to seep out in various ways throughout the years (PTSD, Depression, Toxic relationship cycles, etc.). Eventually, her experiences led her to seek and find healing.
How to Fail Miserably at Being Queer
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Okay, let’s be clear about something: there’s no right or wrong way to be queer. But if you’re anything like Giselle, you’ve got insecurities up the wazoo. Even when you’re proud of your sexuality and gender identity, it seems like there’s always a voice out there (or in your head) saying you’re doing queerness wrong. Maybe if we feel united by our insecurities, there’s hope of moving past them.
Hypatia of Alexandria
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 8. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
As the western world fell into darkness, she dared defend the light. For over 40 years Hypatia stood between the dark ages and the light of classical philosophy, arts, and sciences. Though none of her books survived the aggressive book burnings of religious zealots, her legacy remains that of one of the greatest scientists of all time. This is her fascinating true story.
Adolf Hitler: A Life From Beginning to End
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A concise history book about Adolf Hitler's life from beginning to end that can be read in one hour.