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Alison Nicholas: Walking Tall by Madeleine Winnett
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In this candid and entertaining book, Alison Nicholas explores her years on both the LET and LPGA Golf Tours, the ups and downs, her tournament records, her faith, and – of course – the Solheim Cup.
Olive Trees Around My Table by Cecile Yazbek
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 and represented by LHA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Olive trees around my table is the warm-hearted and, at times, heart-breaking story of Cecile Yazbek; a Lebanese girl growing up in the 50s and 60s under the shadow of the new apartheid system in South Africa.
Daughters of Nazareth by Trisha Hughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
Dialysis: a Memoir by Lisa Frieden
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Dialysis: a Memoir describes the year Lisa Frieden spent on dialysis, from her initial hospitalization with kidney failure, through the months on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, to her successful transplant operation. The memoir explores her experiences and details how she ultimately overcame the physical and emotional challenges of kidney failure to thrive in her new life.
O Fim da Guerra na Guiné by Carlos Alberto Martinho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carlos Martinho esteve como Alferes em 1971 a realizar um estágio em Angola onde conheceu, em Gago Coutinho, o médico e grande escritor António Lobo Antunes. Passou na Guiné (Março de 1972 a Julho de 74) a Capitão Miliciano, comandante da Companhia de Cavalaria N.º 3568 (com o Guião ‘Os Fantasmas da Bolanha’) e relata na primeira pessoa o seu quotidiano (...)
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956) by Dorien Grey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Meninas Que Adestram Lobos by Mara Chan
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este livro aborda situações em que vivem as pessoas que sofrem de uma doença crônica e autoimune chamada Lúpus. Noventa por cento dos atingidos são mulheres.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Million Little Pieces by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story revolves around his life and how he copes with rehabilitation. He is given a twelve steps treatment at a rehabilitation center.
Simão Rocha e a Indústria Papeleira em Portugal by Magnólia Santos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A história de Simão Rocha e da GOPACA fundem-se numa só. Ambas constituem um exemplo de, como a partir do nada é possível, com trabalho, esforço e dedicação, crescer e tornar-se num caso de empreendedorismo de sucesso .
Agent 107: A Final Report by Mike Bozart
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The late, great Agent 107 (Frank von Peck) of Psecret Psociety is remembered in this special 2200-word hagiographical short story.
El amor está en la página 52 by Franziska Surber
Price: Free! Words: 46,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Franziska Surber Geisser en su testimonio narra su feliz infancia en Zurich, Suiza y cómo conoce México en su adolescencia. Regresa a Suiza para rápidamente volver a México y desarrollarse en todos los aspectos: estudio, trabajo y en la vida misma, tanto en lo espiritual, afectivo y emocional.
Daughter of the Sanctuary: My Life as a Woman Evangelist by Carol Hopper
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Don't go to that church across town where that woman is preaching or you will go to hell!” I could not help but laugh when two children told me what one of their teachers said. It was funny because it was absurd, but completely inaccurate. Yes, I am a woman, and I am a preacher. I cannot help it. Take it up with God, He did it! This revised edition includes 9 new chapters and a few pictures.
Nasıl Sunucu Olamadım? "Yoksa Oldum mu?" by Ozlem Menemencioglu Bogahan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: Turkish. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Neden bilmiyorum, birden sunuculuğa merak sardım. Bu uğurda, ailemden ayrı yaşadım, kurslara gittim, görüşmeden görüşmeye koştum, hatta birçok başka iş tekliflerini reddettim. Tüm yaşananlar gerçektir. Şahısların gerçek isimlerini kullanmadım (Eşim’inki dışında) ve kurumların adını da tabii ki yazmadım. Bu edebi bir metin değil. Öyle tasvirler, süslü laflar beklemeyin.
Chennai Diaries by rgautam87
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chennai Diaries is a series of blogs covering a North Indian's journey to the South. It's a tale of challenges- adjustments- and the final belonging. It's a short collection written in straight-forward tone.
Raymond Patriarca New England Mafioso Early Years 1935-1941 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
My e-book looks at the embarrassment of Massachusetts executives who granted Raymond Patriarca a pardon in December 1938. The gangster had served barely 90 days of a 3-5 year sentence when he was pardoned by Governor Francis Hurley. Governor Saltonstall, who succeeded Hurley, put together an investigative committee to address this mistake. My e-book is a combo of crime and gubernatorial mistakes.
Don't Turn Your Back in the Barn - Adventures of a Country Vet by Dr. David Perrin
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Don't Turn Your Back in the Barn focuses on the humorous incidents that inevitably happen in a rural practice that treats cows in the morning and kittens in the afternoon. He relies on Doris, his steadfast assistant, to help him in the surgery and to organize the daybook, but even she sometimes has trouble balancing his hectic schedule.
Salvage (From the South China Sea to the Caribbean Coast: A Deep Sea Story) by Jon May
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Salvage, the long-awaited follow up to Jon May’s first book, Divers, tells of his time with the truly extraordinary South China Sea Ocean Salvage And Towing Company with the dry, dark humour of professionals facing tough, life changing decisions in the face of disaster.
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong by Stewart Francke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong is a survival memoir that recounts Stewart Francke's remarkable journey through leukemia and a bone marrow transplant, complications and recovery. Understanding he is, as a survivor, part of the “lucky unlucky,” Francke finds the silver lining in his struggle and then some.
Perfect Prosperity — A Life in Science. A Fortune in Business. by Alex Iskandar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
From the slums of Cairo to science honors and the corridors of high finance, comes a genuine American success story. His story… Meet Dr. Alex Iskandar