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You Guys are Good - for Girls! One Woman's Musical Breakthrough in a Male-Dominated World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The autobiography of the leader of several all-woman electric bands in the 1960s and 1970s.
The Diary of John Banfield 1983-90
Price: Free! Words: 482,900. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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John Banfield retired from the teaching profession in 1983 when he and his wife, Dorothy, moved from Lincoln to Eccleshall, Staffordshire, to enjoy their retirement together. John began a diary which recounts their many and varied interests and culminates in his tragic death from cancer. Both mundane and moving, it will be of particular interest to his descendants.
Twee Arm Vriende se Avontuurtjie in Namakwaland
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: Afrikaans. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'n Baie kort verhaal van 'n dag of twee in die lewens van twee arm vriende wat vandag terugkyk en lag.
Max Baer Versus James Braddock World Heavyweight Boxing Championship Garden Bowl, Long Island City, New York June 13, 1935
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Max Baer claimed that his wrists were injured before his big fight with James Braddock. His handlers advised him to seek a postponement but he went ahead and fought as scheduled. A misunderstood fighter, especially for his time, Baer drew jeers when he clowned and rubber legged while being hit by his ring opponents. Braddock was all business and a classic underdog, by as much as 10-1 odds.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Color of Water
Series: Ready Reference Treatises ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The conflicting emotions are highly effective in the autobiography. The author continued to find out who he really was. Likewise, the author’s mother describes the hardships she had to go through as a white Jewish woman.
Robin Williams Biography - The Truth Behind The Comedian Genius
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
What happened to Robin Williams? Why he attempted a suicide? What's the reason behind it? Clearly, Robin was in pain. He successfully managed to hide it all with his indisputable talent as a comedian. This book is about his life, about his embarrassments, about his victories and legacy. We'll always remember a great man of courage, generosity and spirit...
Morgan Freeman Biography: What Does It Take For a Black Actor To Succeed In Hollywood?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Have you ever wondered how Morgan Freeman rose to stardom? He was not always rich and admirable. He came from a poor family and he had to go a long way to become an successful actor. Morgan Freeman is one of the early African American actors that made it in Hollywood. When you read the book, it would feel like you are getting into his life. Morgan believed that everyone can succeed in life...
Surfer, Soldier, Outlaw, Saint
Price: Free! Words: 54,470. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I sat straight up in bed, the sweat flowing from every pore in my shaking body. Terrified, looking around the darkened room, I could see my club jacket (colors) hanging from a hook on the wall. The nightmares and flashbacks had become more intense. So much so, that I dreaded to succumb to sleep. I reached under the pillow, pulled out my .45 caliber automatic and placed the barrel on my temple.
The Gospel According to Casey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The GOSPEL ACCORDING TO CASEY is the ultimate Casey Stengel book for lovers and admirers of "The Ol' Perfessor." It is part collection of hilarious stories and 1-liners by and about Casey, and half an analysis of his managerial genius. Dozens of resources and interviews were done by Ira Berkow and Jim Kaplan, two highly esteemed baseball writers. The result is nothing short of AMAZIN'!
Singing Magic: Memoir of a Girl Who Thought Singing Was Life
Price: Free! Words: 86,860. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Memoir of a girl raised in rural Ontario and French Canada in the 1940s and 1950s, who then moved to South Africa in the late 1960s and witnessed the tumultuous dismantling of apartheid. Rich descriptions of people and places in rural Canada and remote regions in South Africa.
A Torch to Pass: A Memoir on Dad
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When a father supporting his family undergoes a tragic accident, his entire family is affected, and all are forced to adapt to the change.
Cabbages and Kings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,980. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A prerequisite to the development of any and every child is a secure, loving relationship with both their mother and father, but not every child is so blessed. Cabbages and Kings documents my experiences after the untimely death of my father, which profoundly affected the course of my life, and follows the consequences of a fatherless household during my formative years. Set against a background o
Chanel No 5
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Romanian girl struggles with her life in America. She goes from being bullied to getting involved in dangerous relationships.
How to Write to the End / Eight Strategies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Write to the End / Eight Strategies to Thrive as a Writer, you'll learn how to apply a number of techniques and best writing practices to keep you writing—your book will not only survive but it will excel. This book helps you to "write from the inside out" so that you might learn how to trust yourself in this process of becoming a writer.
Caught In A Web:Changed by Destiny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Ethel Oden lived a life of horror from her childhood. She escaped the life she lived and when she became an adult, her life became more difficult to endure. Her life was filled with deception and twisted love. She overcame her past by escaping the web she once lived, by making decisions for her life to fulfill her destiny.
Resistance 101: 26 Points Of Contention
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
By the year 2050, we will need 27 planet Earths to sustain our population. Every day, 200 species are driven extinct. Non-stop war threatens not only our lives, but the survival of all life on the planet. The dominant culture is doing its part to keep these alarming facts hidden as it facilitates the largest threat to life in the past 65 million years.
A Life In Bits
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Life in Bits is the moving story of one man's battle with bipolar disorder, a condition whose devastating consequences are still not fully appreciated by the world at large. This inspirational book will be of great interest to anyone who is afflicted by bipolar disorder, or knows one of the many people who are.
lov1978...This Is My Testimony
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015 by WWACP Self-Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
It's not just a book of poetry, it's a journey illustrated by words and designed to meet you right where you are. God is calling for transparency in the body of Christ in order to help those both inside and outside of the Body begin to face what they have only been fixing, masking and hiding for so long. Read along as this first time Author steps outside the box.
Sixteen Vs, Book Five, Surviving Vietnam
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 5. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 157,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Victor's adventures getting to, during, and getting home from Vietnam are more unusual than most. Trials and turmoil continue in the exciting and dangerous events he deals with. Boot camp and technical school provide unique situations, but nothing like the challenges in Vietnam. Amid the chaos of war, he deals with racial hatred. Even during play his exploits turn potentially life threatening.
Retrieving Isaac & Jason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
In this heartwarming tale, Kai the Minnesota-born yellow Labrador Retriever recounts how she and her two dads adopted her human brothers. With a unique canine perspective, Kai delivers a gift of love through her words and stories that will make readers laugh and cry as they follow Kai's amazing journey to create her own pack.