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On my way to Canada
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: Russian. Published: September 8, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
На примере одной российской семьи показывается весь процесс иммиграции и адаптации в Канаде, даются советы как лучше и без потерь пройти этот нелёгкий путь. С чего начать, как не попасться на удочку мошенников и избежать ненужных трат.
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 1 (1999-2005) (Blog Postings)
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Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: Free! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The first volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about life in Silicon Valley, featuring 20 blog postings from 1999 through 2005, and an appendix on how a Wildcat! BBS in 1995 morphed into various websites over the years until becoming a WordPress blog.
The Wandering Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The best creepy campfire stories are always the ones that end with the words, "...And it’s all true, because I have the damned documentation here to prove it!" In that spirit, here's the story of Elmer McCurdy, proving once and for all that nothing is more terrifying than everyday life.
Tales From a One-Alley Town
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of short stories by Bill Dickey. Bill Dickey was born in Belen, Mississippi in 1939. His stories encompass a sampling of the many experiences he has had over the years as he met and made new friends wherever he went. He is a true storyteller and has had a wide audience for his stories as he traveled the world. He has come full circle, back to Belen, the one alley town.
El Guerrillero
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
El Guerrillero es la revelación de una gran vida. El personaje es real. Está vivo. Trabaja en cualquier cosa. Tuvo la experiencia de ser entrenado en todas las técnicas de la lucha armana en la selva, el uso de todo tipo de armas, estrategias de ataque, ideología comunista y sobrevivencia. Actualmente se mueve y vive en el sur de los Estados Unidos. No tiene ninguna pretención de nada.
Kat Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kat Tales is a compilation of nine simple stories derived from a childhood in Kansas City and family connections.This is Volume I of more to come. The stories in Kat Tales are memories everyone can relate to, those memories embedded in each of our souls.
iJuba A South African Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The author has drawn together his recollection of his youthful experiences on a farm in rural Natal, South Africa during the apartheid years. The narrative is a thought provoking blend of racism, humour, horror, sex, violence and social observation set in a time of social and political upheaval. The final chapter recalls the author's subsequent trip to the SA weather station on Marion Island.
Without A Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,200. Language: Australian English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
a jazz life; intimate and inspirational. saxophone, sydney jazz, heroin addiction, buddhism. awakening.
A Prankster In Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography of an industrial welding engineer recording his travels and adventures working in all parts of the world. I was Supervising the construction of oil and gas pipelines, power stations, pulp mills, boilers etc in England, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, the jungles of Papua New Guinea, lawless towns of South Africa and the deserts of Kuwait and Malaysia.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Four
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
The Beach House
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Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A wind-swept ocean shore, an old cabin where time seems to stand still and fond memories of family at the beach. A short story from the author of "The Wading Pool."
Like A Criminal - (A Memoir)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,750. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2012 the author himself was arrested on false felony charges. This is the story of how that arrest came about, and details time in a very large facility as seen by a sixty year old with no serious jail experience.
The Monkees - Caught In A False Image
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,500. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The press wrote: "I was impressed. I would highly recommend this book to fans and I would rate it in my top 5 Monkees books." – Monkeemania Downunder, Australia. "Falkenberg's book would be a nice addition to any Monkees fan's collection. It's analysis is more thorough than any other book available on the market." – Band 6, The Monkees Official UK Fan Club, England.
High Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A true account of three rockers having a high time on the road. The High Life, a rock trio, tours the rough and tough northern mining and logging towns in the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. But what do the boys do when the gigs run out? When they have no work, no home, no bath, and no bed?
Lessons My Mother Taught Me: A Memoir
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What makes a great mother? Is it her smile? The way she cares for her children? Or is it the life she lived, the battles she fought, and the legacy she left behind?
MILE 1202: Life Along The Alaska Highway
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,660. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Stuart Channel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life in a small isolated town set in the spectacular panorama of the Yukon, delivered with detailed, factual incisiveness.
A Biography of False Prophet Warren Steed Jeffs and a History of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (FLDS)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A biography that examines the Warren Jeffs and the history of the FLDS Church. It is a historical account of polygamy, adultery, and child molestation in the name of God. You will witness his sexual perversion and lust for power as he takes away the innocence of young children and rips apart the families of his followers under the guise of ensuring salvation of his flock in the name of God.
From Fjord to Floathouse One Family’s Journey From the Farmlands of Norway to the Coast of British Columbia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
from FJORD TO FLOATHOUSE is the saga of hardy pioneers who worked and lived along the remote mainland coast of British Columbia in the first half of the twentieth century.
Robert LeFevre: "Truth is Not a Half-way Place"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,900. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Who was Robert LeFevre? One of America's famous "unknowns." He had a profound influence on tens of thousands of listeners, readers, and students. His ideas about social change, individual responsibility, and self-government offered people around the world a new perspective. Some men called him a Don Quixote. Others called him one of America's most dangerous men.
The Strange and Mysterious Life of Opal Whiteley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Opal Irene Whiteley was born in 1897 in Washington and was raised in Oregon, and died at the Napsbury Hospital in England as a psychiatric patient, at the age of ninety-four in 1992. How did a brilliant young American girl with a passion for geology and nature study come to end her life institutionalized in England?