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Survivor's Game
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,390. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
David Karmi is a survivor of Auschwitz, Dachau, and the Warsaw Ghetto. He enured forced marches, starvation, and even persecution after the Allies freed him from the camps. This is a story of strength, courage, some luck - and an amazing man, told in his own words. It is the biography of a survivor.
Tribute: Princess Diana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
This comic series has been featured on CNN, Fox News, and OK! Magazine. Princess. Public Figure. Philanthropist. Parent. Diana, Princess of Wales emerged in the early 1980s as a fresh face to the stoic British monarchy with a storybook wedding, which was unfortunately later a tabloid breakup. She emerged as a modern British woman and admirable icon to not only England but the world.
Rosa Mexicano: A Culinary Autobiography (With 60 recipes)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Mexican, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This is not just a cookbook. It is the Story of how a self made, independent woman became one of the most important pioneers in fine Mexican food dinning in the United States. The recipes are the ones that made Rosa Mexicano NYC famous and from there a whole chain has grown to more than 14 restaurants internationally and growing.
Joseph And Anthony Stassi Gambino Family Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Stassi was a large player in the gambling rackets managed by Joseph 'Bayonne Joe' Zicarelli. Their main area was Elizabeth and Union County, New Jersey. By 1969 Joe and Anthony were enmeshed in a heroin smuggling ring that originated in Europe. The narcotics were shipped to New York via Montreal, Quebec.In 1976 there was an attempt to break the brothers out of a New York prison.
Enjoying the Adventure of the Long Haul: The Faith-Adventure of an Ordinary Kiwi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 149,990. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The Faith journey of an ordinary Kiwi (New Zealander) and his adventures with his young family in New Zealand and eight Asian nations.
Delusional: A Memoir of Manic Depression
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I thought I was a prophet appointed by God to tell everyone that the world was ending. I couldn't keep my mouth shut for anything or anybody. I was a man on a mission to spread the word that Christ would soon return and that the end times were finally here. What else could it have possibly been? Little did I know that it was just my world being turned upside down and that my life was in chaos.
Growing Up White Trash
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 172,240. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“White Trash,” was a phrase Mama often used whenever she had one too many beers to drink.
Sgt. Reckless
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Sgt. Reckless America’s Favorite War Horse By World Watch Media Bought by the members of the United States Marine Corps in October 1952 when she was three or four years old from a young Korean stable boy named Kim Huk Moon, Sergeant Reckless was a chestnut colored horse with three white stockings and blaze. Ah Chim Hai was the horse’s original name which means “Flame of the Morning”...
Rosemary Kennedy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Rosemary Kennedy The Legend of The Hidden Kennedy By World Watch Media According to Henry H. Goddard, Rosemary had actually suffered from a disability which required her to receive intellectual specials needs. A biographer composed that Rose Kennedy did not confide in her good friends and she pretended her child was typical, with some family members understanding absolutely nothing...
Phil Knight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Corporate & business history
Phil Knight The Story of The Businessman Who Created Nike By World Watch Media Philip Hampson "Phil" Knight (born February 24, 1938) is an American mogul and benefactor. A local resident of Oregon, he is the co-founder and chairman emeritus of Nike, Inc., and formerly served as chairman and CEO of the business. In November 2015, Forbes called Knight the 15th wealthiest individual in the world...
The Magnolia Story | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Summary of The Magnolia Story From Chip Gaines & Joanna Gaines By Summary Station Fixer Upper is a popular reality television series on HGTV, starring Chip and Joanna Gaines and based in Waco, Texas. The pilot episode first aired in May of 2013. Season one began nearly one year later, in April of 2014, followed by the second season in January of 2015, the third season in December of 2015...
Josephine Earp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » North America
Josephine Earp The Legendary Life of the Wife of Wyatt Earp By World Watch Media Josephine Sarah Marcus was born in 1860 in New York City, the second of 3 kids of immigrants birthed by parents Carl-Hyman Marcuse (Henry Marcus) and Sophie Lewis. Her household was Jewish, and originated from the Posen area in Prussia, current-day Poland, around 1850. Her mom Sophie was a widow with a 3-year-old...
Hidden Figures (Dorothy Vaughan) | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Dorothy Vaughan By Summary Station Dorothy Vaughan, an American mathematician and the first African-American woman to become a head of personnel at NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics), was born on September 1910 in Kansas City, Missouri. Dorothy Vaughan was named Dorothy Johnson at birth by her parents Leonard and Annie Johnson.
Hidden Figures: Mary Jackson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Mary Jackson By Summary Station Every life on Earth is significant by itself. All the people leave some kind of marking upon civilization with their presence. But some of us, leave clear footprints on the world. Some people are so extraordinary and important that they must be remembered and acknowledged in the future.
Hidden Figures: Katherine Johnson | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary
Summary of Hidden Figures From Margot Lee Shetterly Katherine Johnson: One of the Black Woman Mathematicians Who Worked with NASA on the Space Race By Summary Station Katherine Coleman Goble Johnson is one of the most important pioneers from the American space movement. She is a physicist and a research mathematician who has calculated orbits and trajectories for historic space missions.
Hero of the Empire | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summary of Hero of the Empire From Candace Millard The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill By Summary Station Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill was born on 30 November 1874. He was an heir of a noble family of the Dukes of Marlborough. His ancestor George Spencer, a member of the aristocratic Spencer family, was proud of his consanguinity with John Churchill...
Grinding it Out | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Summary of Grinding it Out From Ray Kroc The Making of McDonald’s By Summary Station Surprisingly, Ray Kroc’s business success may appear to be fate. At least, it was predicted in his early years by a phrenologist – a person, who specializes in predicting the future. Nobody exactly knows what had made Ray’s father take his little son to him one day...
The General vs. the President | Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Military
Summary of The General vs. the President From H.W. Brands MacArthur and Truman At the Brink of Nuclear War By Summary Station Truman relieving General Douglas MacArthur caused a bit of an uproar amongst the American public. His motives were to limit the conflict in Korea, resulting in his decision to remove MacArthur. General MacArthur was full of ego and flair...
Hope in the Valley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hope in the Valley is a memoir written by Elizabeth Fischer and her husband, Kevin. At 26 years old, Elizabeth was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma cancer which flipped everything she knew upside down. From medical uncertainty to eternal promise, these pages are an intimate look at the life of Elizabeth and the Hope of Christ above everything the world could throw at her.
Know That You Can Be Free: an interview with an adventurer, heroine and misfit
Price: Free! Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Meg infected me with her unswerving determination to choose her own path. She has changed me and my life thoroughly and I know that the same can happen to you, to anyone. You just have to know that you CAN be free. This interview with Meg was intended to do just that. In this interview I, the woman she helped escape from Russia, ask Meg questions I've wondered about for years.