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Cymbal
Price: Free! Words: 112,580. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
It was the year 1936: a time of recession and unemployment although my family’s poor situation was exacerbated by my father’s recurrent bouts of insane behaviour following meningitis. He was a Master Compositor at the time and worked for a leading West Country daily newspaper. Depending upon his particular mood-swings and my tantrums my father would exhibit boisterous behaviour.
I was born at a very young age
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 197,900. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is, as far as I'm concerned, a true account of my life, growing up in a small town in south-east England. I’m no saint and I regret that I’ve hurt people in my life, not least of all myself by being a complete idiot at times, but I like to think I’ve learned something, even if it was the hard way. It’s been a rough ride but I have had some fun. Bob Francis. March 2019.
Genovese Soldier Salvatore Maneri And Lucky Luciano's International Narcotics Syndicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Salvatore Maneri was a career criminal who was heavily involved in the narcotics ring masterminded by Charles "Lucky" Luciano. The organization flourished multi-nationally in the late 1950s before it was broken up in 1960. Maneri was a soldier in the Mafia, a close associate of both Genovese and Lucchese operatives. His closest mob cronies were Vincent Mauro and Frank "Frankie the Bug" Caruso.
Relative Man: the Music of Ionel Petroi, in conversation with Ivanka Stoïanova
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019 by Books We Live by. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Born in Yugoslavia into an ethnic Romanian family, raised in Serbia, groomed in the Paris music circle before relocating to New York, if anything, provide a strong metaphor for Ionel Petroi's "Musique Relative." What came first the relative identity or the music? I
Selections from Across Two Novembers: A Bibliographic Year
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A masterful abridgement of the 2017 Across Two Novembers, this book preserves the erudition, poignancy, and occasional quirkiness of the original. It cuts out the lengthy bibliography and some of the daily journal entries, but one is never left wondering what might be missing when a day is skipped. Mentions and fine reviews of dozens of books share the stage with the more personal details.
Mike Tyson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Mike Tyson The Inspirational Life Story of Iron Mike Tyson; World Championship Boxer, Entertainer, Father, and Teacher By Patrick Bunker Mike Tyson became famous in the boxing world in the 1980’s and then became a world famous celebrity in the 1990’s. He is one of the greatest boxers to ever live and he is also a very unique athlete. Many people are aware about the battles Mike has fought...
LeBron James
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
LeBron James The Inspirational Story of the Basketball Career and Life of LeBron James By Patrick Bunker In the history of professional basketball there have only been a few players that could be considered as superstars. When people think about the superstars of basketball, they think about Michael Jordan, Larry Bird, and Magic Johnson.
Adventures of A Country Boy In the City: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,290. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
ADVENTURES OF A COUNTRY BOY IN THE CITY: A MEMOIR chronicles the life of Oluwole Komolafe, a boy from a small African village who goes on to become quite an accomplished man. His journey is an inspiring one, with plenty of good messages from which potential audience members could learn many things.
Johnny Carson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Johnny Carson The Inspirational Life Story of Johnny Carson; Comedian, Magician, and King of the Late Night Talk Show By Patrick Bunker During the short history of television there has only been one man who will be remembered as being king of the late night talk show. This man’s name was Johnny Carson and he was best remembered for his role as the host of “The Tonight Show"
John Cleese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
John Cleese The Inspirational Life Story of John Cleese; Comedian, Public Speaker, and The Movie Star Who Helped Introduce Monty Python to the World By Patrick Bunker John Cleese was born on October 27th, 1939 in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England. He was the only child of Muriel and Reginald Francis Cleese. His parents earned a modest living. His father worked as an insurance salesman
Willie Robertson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Willie Robertson The Inspirational Life Story of Willie Robertson; Duck Commander CEO, Reality Television Star, and National Role Model By Patrick Bunker Ever since Willie Robertson put out his first hunting videos, the world wanted to learn more about the man’s life. The world’s wish was granted when Duck Dynasty began to air on the A & E Network.
Si Robertson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Si Robertson The Inspirational Life Story and Hilarious Adventures of Si Robertson; Duck Dynasty Star, Family Man, and American Military Veteran By Patrick Bunker Si Robertson has made many significant accomplishments during his long life. He proudly served The United States of America in the Vietnam War before perusing a career in The United States Armed Forces.
Phil Robertson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Phil Robertson The Inspirational Life Story and Hilarious Adventures of Phil Robertson; Football Legend, Duck Dynasty Star, and Creator of Duck Commander Inc. By Patrick Bunker Phil Robertson is an extraordinary American who enjoys hunting and spending time with his family. Phil has many talents and he has found success in a diverse range of different areas in life.
Jase Robertson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jase Robertson The Inspirational Life story and Hilarious Adventures of Jase Robertson; Duck Commander COO, Faithful Family Man, and Creator of the Triple Threat Duck Call By Patrick Bunker Duck Dynasty has become a cultural phenomenon in America in addition to a wide range of other countries across the world in a relatively short amount of time. Jase Robertson is a star of Duck Dynasyt
Angelo Loicano Lucchese Mob Figure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Angelo Loicano was a former helper in the construction industry. He was also a member of the Young Mafia or Black Hand. Eventually Loicano's East Harlem gang did as much as $2,000,000 per year in illicit drug sales. By 1946 one of its ringleaders sold as much as $140,000 in only two months time. Loicano and six associates were arrested on Long Island in 1958. It was the US' largest drug syndicate.
Geronimo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Geronimo The Inspirational Life Story of Geronimo; Warrior, Leader, Intellect, American Patriot, and Historical Native American By Patrick Bunker “Once I moved around like the wind. Now I surrender to you and that is all.” Geronimo’s words of March, 1886, spoken in Mexico to General George Crook were intended to end approximately twenty-six years of savage warfare
General Patton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
General Patton The Inspirational Life Story of General George Smith Patton Jr.; Strategist, Olympian, Soldier, and American Patriot By Patrick Bunker No one is remembered quite like General Patton for their strength, ferocious determination, skill, severity, and leadership. With a near lifetime in the military with unmatchable experience
Bill O'Reilly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Biography
The Inspirational Life Story of Bill O’Reilly; Reporter, Author, and One of America’s Most Well Known Patriots By Patrick Bunker After his time spent at Harvard, O'Reilly was hired by Roger Ailes who was the chairman and CEO of the Fox News Channel. Ailes hired O'Reilly to be the anchor on 'The O'Reilly Report' in October of 1996. The show was later renamed 'The O'Reilly Factor' after a friend
Bill Gates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
The Inspirational Life Story of Bill Gates; Businessman, Inventor, and the World’s Most Remarkable Philanthropist By Patrick Bunker Since the early 1990’s Bill Gates has been responsible for some of the most important advancements in the evolution of humanity. His business functions have produced some of the greatest technological advancements
Ben Carson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
The Inspirational Life Story of Ben Carson M.D.; Doctor, Humanitarian, and One of Americas Top Political Leadership Figures By Patrick Bunker Life is a twisted event. Sometimes, the hand a person is dealt can truly bring a person to their knees and deny them the pleasures of seeing blue skies and rainbows. For some, that denial fills their bellies with a raging fire