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Adventure, The Story of My Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I was born in Hungary and grew up under the communist regime. After I was married, my husband and I made the difficult decision to flee our homeland with our 2 children because we believed there were better opportunities for us elsewhere. The escape in 1987 was dangerous, stressful and the following months were also difficult while we waited in Austria to see where we could emigrate to.
I Go Railfanning in My Pajamas
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Price: Free! Words: 23,960. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book has little to nothing to do about railfanning or pajamas, but it does contain sayings and a story or two accumulated throughout my life as stated by my grandmother. Does contain some profanity, but do not let that turn you off.
Writer, Writer
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
"Writer, Writer" provides a glimpse at my own experiences of weaving fact into fiction. In this new book, I share snippets from my life and tell how my personal ups and downs fed a career as an author. A late bloomer, I began creating fiction at age forty-seven, and now happily have eight books to offer, including one novel, which was adapted for a motion picture.
The Patriotic Art
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 126,870. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The FCO gave Martin Rickerd a fascinating career, which took him to some wonderful parts of the world – and some less wonderful, but they too were immensely interesting and memorable. No retired member of the Diplomatic Service can claim to have been entirely happy about everything throughout their career. But neither can they say they did not enjoy some marvellous benefits in terms of experience.
Beirut: They Came In Peace
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A U.S. Navy sailor's memoir on the bombing of the U.S. Marine Barracks compound on October 23rd, 1983 in Beirut, Lebanon.
Gewetenlose Strate - Lewe in die Apartheid Polisie
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Series: The Mean Streets, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 188,140. Language: Afrikaans. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Hierdie boek is nie jou gewone "troepie" boek nie maar 'n seldsame blik op die lewe in die Suid Afrikaanse Polisie Mag in die vyf jaar voor mnr Nelson Mandela vrygelaat is in Suid-Afrika. Die Suid Afrikaanse Polisie was toe een van die mees gevreesde polisie magte in die wêreld en met rede ook. Dit vertel die verhaal van 'n jong straat polisieman wat sy pad vind op die gewetenlose strate.
A Warrior Returns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Psychologically damaged by the brutal effects of two world wars, a family is made homeless in 1950 through a breach of his trust by the father’s sibling. Forced to move out of London into a dilapidated cottage tied to a demeaning job in a village foundry, the father remains pursued by ghosts that have haunted him ever since his wartime exploits. Then something inexplicably brutal occurs...
Mind The wee Places Nurse.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An interesting read,with a touch of humour,and an insight into what it was like to be a nurse in the Forties. This is a true story told from the Author's own experience. Should not be missed in particular by those who want to be a nurse.
We Had Such a Lovely Time....
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by David Patterson. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the journal that Dr. Roy Izlar and his wife Camille Izlar during their first year of marriage, 1916-1917. This is a fascinating, if brief, original source from a newly-wed southern couple in the early decades of the 20th Century.
Annette Estrada and Alfred A. Estrada: Their Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,030. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book contains the individual biographies of Annette Estrada and Alfred A. Estrada. They were typical of Americans who had successful lives in the twentieth century. Although they weren’t celebrities or famous, their lives were interesting and dramatic nevertheless.
Lying on the Ground Looking Up
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story of thirty years of drug and alcohol abuse while simultaneously managing a successful career and raising a family. Richard strives to balance the road to success with his insatiable need to medicate himself with the use of alcohol and prescription drugs. Ultimately the devils catch up with him and he is forced to deal with the reality he is a hopeless drunk, proving there is hope for all.
Emprendedor de vidas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autor descubre la enfermedad a los 15 años en Eyes Hace 6 cirugías de trasplante de córnea Supera 15 cirugias , hace 2 tiendas nivel elevado donación en vida, viudo 2 niños de 15 a 17 años en la universidad federal Forma 15 empleados en universidad otra mejorar la vidas. Campaña causa filantrópica. Pero la traición se convierte en rutina en la vida surge lo inesperado. Lea cuidadosamente
After the Gun III - the anatomy of a toothache
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You are about to be exposed to a heaping helping of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Do not be alarmed if you feel different after reading this. It is not necessarily the words, but more that passage of time that inspires us to change, as well as causing extremely long hairs to begin growing out of our ears. – b2
My Journey to Kilis
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Price: Free! Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
My Journey to Kilis follows a medical student from Qatar as he sets out to work with Syrian refugees for three weeks. It is a journal-styled piece of work that tries to explores the plight of Syrian victims in Kilis, Turkey. It is interspersed with emotions like sorrow and humor as it tries to tell the story from the point of view of a medical student, humanitarian and a human rights advocate.
Jodi Arias, "Psycho" Killer?: A Short Biography and Psychological Analysis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jodi Arias is accused of the premeditated murder of Travis Alexander by stabbing, throat-slitting, and shooting. But could she really be such a monster? And was the crime committed during a re-enactment of the shower-scene knife murder from the movie "Psycho"? This book is approx 6000 words--perfect for reading on your e-device! The best account of the Arias trial by an expert true-crime writer.
Dumb Fire Trucks
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,940. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Laugh or cry your way through the loaded memoire of Theresa Piacentini Smith, an American wife, mother, entrepreneur, airline ramp serviceman, home chef, swimmer, seafood sales lady and writer.
On the Road: Contributions to the Weekly Dispatch, 1920-1921
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 6. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic
These articles represent the very earliest published writings of Henry Williamson, appearing in the Weekly Dispatch between July 1920 and January 1921 during his short-lived Fleet Street career. They include ‘The Country Week’ (short nature sketches) and ‘On the Road’ (a weekly column on light cars that offered occasionally somewhat dubious advice!).
Indian Summer Notebook: A Writer's Miscellany
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 10. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
A selection of Williamson's work from different sources. The theme is one of people, places and events which had a far-reaching effect on Henry's life – his schooldays; the Christmas truce on the Western Front in 1914 (at which he was present); his Norfolk farm; North Devon; and significant essays on the Victorian nature writer Richard Jefferies and the poet Francis Thompson.
Atlantic Tales: Contributions to The Atlantic Monthly, 1927-1947
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 7. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 98,520. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Henry Williamson's occasional contributions to the prestigious American literary magazine Atlantic Monthly are collected here for the first time: nature sketches, short stories and tales of his later experiences when farming in North Norfolk during the late 1930s and early 1940s. Central to the collection is 'Salar the Salmon', a condensed version of Williamson's best-selling 1935 novel.
A Deeper Shade of Red
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 95,370. Language: British English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Manchester United fan Mark was born to Liverpool-supporting parents and went to school a stone's throw from the Merseyside boundary. A Deeper Shade of Red is the of two clubs that grew up close together with very different values: differences that remain as pronounced now as ever. It's set within a footballing battleground, and Mark Nevin was right among the enemy bullets.