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How I escaped from the USSR by Dimitri Sokolenko (Дмитрий Соколенко), Alexander Feht (Александр Фет) (contributor), & Martin Mador (contributor)
Price: Free! Words: 17,290. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This autobiographical novella takes Dimitri Sokolenko from that gloomy farce of life in the USSR, through inane bureaucracy and danger, into India, Nepal, Pakistan, Italy and finally the United States. Translated by Alexander Feht and Martin Mador.
The Vixen Who Shot A Nazi: The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau. by Cynthia Southern
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The story of Franceska Mann, who shot SS Guard Josef Schillinger, in Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Lorna and Tony by Tony Egar
Price: Free! Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
When Lorna enters a room the love of God comes with her. Her early life explains some of this. Something about her is special beyond normal understanding. I have been married to her for over 32 years. I have watched her interact with people and it does not change. This invisible feeling moves some to tears of joy, others just want to hug her and others start confiding their deepest secrets.
Rustic Fuzz by Logan Howlett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This book is an introductory account of the unique experiences had by rural police officers. The stories are true as experienced by the author. Have you ever thought nothing happens in small towns? You may think differently after reading about these experiences!
North Oahu Awakens by Gordon Morse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
Ready Reference Treatise: Tuesdays with Morrie by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the year 2000, the book was at the top of the New York Times Non-Fiction Bestsellers list. Later in the year, Mitch Albom narrated the story and produced an unabridged audio book himself.
The Use of Words by Graham High
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The poetry of a young man on love, faith, loss, and redemption; on coming to grips with a complex world; on searching for peace beyond burning angst; on Los Angeles and drunken dreams; on death and infinity with cumbersome words. In essence, the poetry of a young man.
Ready Reference Treatise: Up From Slavery by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book very descriptively provides the details of the impediments that the author had to overcome to be educated at the new Hampton University.
The Best Nonfiction and Storytelling Podcasts by David Bain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by AA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are so many nonfiction and storytelling podcasts out there, all vying for your attention! How do you know which to choose? Author David Bain listens to more than 24 hours of podcasts per week and shares his research with you, with commentary and details on the top 15 free podcasts in the category. The podcasts, listed with links, should provide you with hours of happy listening!
Benjamin Franklin – A Short Biography by Doug West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Benjamin Franklin was first and foremost a public servant, but he was also a prolific writer, humorist, musician, inventor, businessman, and scientist. His work as a diplomat to France during the American Revolutionary War was key to the colonists breaking free from British control. He helped write the Declaration of Independence and the United States Constitution.
Reflections: Ultra Short Personal Narratives by CoCo Harris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A collection of flash memoirs and personal narratives featuring the works of new and award winning authors showcasing the art of personal narratives.
The Blonde Beast of Birkenau and Belsen: The Life and Crimes of Irma Grese by Cynthia Southern
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This biography is about Irma Grese, the infamous female camp guard, who committed heinous war crimes in Auschwitz-Birkenau and Bergen-Belsen during the Holocaust. She is also the youngest woman executed by the British during the twentieth century.
Sins Dyed In Blood: In Search of the Newcastle Pirate by Paul Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Edward Robinson was a British pirate who sailed with Blackbeard during the Golden Age of Piracy in the early 1700s. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Robinson crossed the Atlantic to the Caribbean and the Americas. In 1718, he was captured and sentenced to death by hanging in Charleston, South Carolina. But was he really a murderous sea-robber, and did he deserve his brutal fate?
Running on Two Different Tracks by Eileen Stukane
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A quest to become a mother, and a mystery in Italy, take the author to the edge of despair but also to salvation.
Love & Other Stuff - Part 5: Commentary Stuff by Diane Lee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,560. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Have you ever pondered the lottery of your birth and how this one random event has affected the course of your life?
Can Your Most Embarrassing Moment Top This? by Vic Latrine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Warning! If bathroom humor is not for you, then--don’t--read--this--book! But if so, read on! "For the sake of the family, you must not use your real name!" so said my wife of 41 years. D.S. said, "While reading Vic Latrine’s story about his embarrassing moments, I laughed right out loud and kept laughing for about an hour afterward. When you think the embarrassment can’t get any worse--it does!"
Why You Should Listen to Me by Daniel Marques
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book is an autobiography describing a personal insight leading to the author’s decision of becoming a writer. It shows an uncommon path of meaningful experiences and dramatic choices, as well as a peculiar way of observing problems.