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Les Chansons des Rolling Stones
Price: $4.44 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
« Satisfaction », « Jumpin’Jack Flash », « Sympathy for the Devil », « Angie », « Paint it black », « Start me up », « Ruby Tuesday », « Miss You »… La seule évocation de ces titre suffit à susciter une émotion, à transporter l’âme vers des cimes où elle se sent bien. Dans ce livre, nous découvrons que ces chansons que nous aimons tant ont eu une histoire passionnante,..
The Wayfarers: Journeying through a Century of Change
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Virginia Ames was born in the Deep South at the dawn of the twentieth century. In her hundredth year, Ames takes us back to the 1970 cross-country sojourn wherein she and daughter Mary poignantly and critically looked at a century of sociability and social change—including race relations, revolutionary politics, the auto, space exploration, and flight.
So You Returned to Sark
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In ‘So You Returned to Sark’ Chris’ marriage comes to a dramatic head. She returns to Sark with ‘the love of her life,’ Peter, and begins a very different existence to the one she had earlier when she ran a guest house and smallholding in this tiny Feudal Island just off the French coast. She is the district nurse and trains as a homeopath, visiting patients by bike as there are no cars.
On To The Summit
Price: Free! Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by WEC Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book takes us on a journey as we read about the life of Len Moules. For those who like adventure then this is a great book to read as we visit Tibet and his experiences there. Len is very honest and hides nothing from us. He shares his weaknesses and how he grew in Christ as he leaned more and more on him.
Послевоенное детство на Смоленщине
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: Russian. Published: October 27, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Первая книга автобиографического цикла «Человек и история», где автор пытается осмыслить собственную жизнь в контексте истории нашей страны, посвящена послевоенному детству в деревне Тыкали на Смоленщине. Авторская картина эпохи, сложенная из фрагментов, трагических и радостных событий, бытовых мелочей, деталей, сохранённых детской памятью.
Miles Davis: A Biography
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The 20th century produced only a handful of musicians who could be called geniuses – people who would have achieved timeless fame no matter when they were born. Miles Davis is one of those individuals. He primarily played the trumpet, though he was an accomplished multi-instrumentalist. His signature style was minimalist and improvisational. Those closest to him described a shy person who used
The Trains We Rode
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The dramatic true-life adventures of recreational collegiate freight train riding. Personal recollections of dodging railroad police (sometimes unsuccessfully); bone numbing cold, walking zombie tiredness, what the #@!$% moments and beautiful scenery you can only see seated in a lawn chair in the open doors of a boxcar. NEW LOWER PRICE!!
It Isn't Easy Being Me
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This is My story. The story of someone who had much on her plate to deal with from early childhood.
Lelicleidy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
This book is the story of a girl who lived through the Salvadoran Civil War and her parent's separation. Dixie Marroquin was born in El Salvador and grew up in Washington, DC. She began writing about her life to apply for scholarships for school and now she writes for fun, to share her faith and travel adventures. Dixie did her undergraduate studies at American University in Washington, DC.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 4
Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This fourth volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1973 to 1979.
My Gutsy Story® Anthology: Inspirational Short Stories About Taking Chances and Changing Your Life
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All 46 authors found the courage to face their fears and live their dreams. The stories are unique because of the authors’ willingness to openly share the obstacles they surmounted and the strength they developed to overcome doubt, fear, rejection and grief.
Treading Clams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,560. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Treading Clams is a young man's memoir of growing up in a small seaside town at the end of the Second World War. Like the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, John "The Crabber" White takes us on eight different life changing adventures across an all American landscape. He reminds us of a more romantic time when children grew up unsupervised on the streets and back lots of small town America.
The Golden Genius: The Amazing Life of Maria Altmann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Maria Altmann and her husband fled their homeland when the Nazi regime came to Austria and threatened their lives. They left their loved ones, their property, and everything that was in it--including their family’s artwork. Altmann eventually settled in the United States, but did not forget the past that was stolen from her. Several dozens of years later, Altmann had her day in court, and change
Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: Simple English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
"The afternoon hadn't started like this" - "Two Drinks At A Night's Waltz."
Remember Your Name
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
From living in the Lodz ghetto at age ten to surviving the hells of Auschwitz and a death march at fifteen, Teddy Znamirowski faced unfathomable horrors, narrowly escaping death time and time again. Liberated at sixteen, it was not until the Bricha approached him and he became a lead operative – smuggling thousands of refugees across country borders – that he finally began his life again.
The True Definition of Freedom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
We are living in a time of great change. As our universe becomes conscious and expands to greater heights, the energy of consciousness will be available for humanity. Who will learn what it really means to be free spiritual and mental freedoms will lead one on the true path of eternal life.
Sex and Soul
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
Sex and Soul is a frank and often funny account of one woman’s transition from good Catholic girl to an out and open gay woman of color.
Sathyam Sivam Sundaram Volume 3
Series: Sathyam Sivam Sundaram. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 93,130. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
This third volume of “Sathyam Sivam Sundaram” narrates the life history of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba, covering the period 1969 to 1972.
Walk Into The Unknown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,720. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One summer in 1960 an au pair flew into London from Switzerland. Alone in the soot and bombsites, she hoped only to broaden her horizons and improve her English. A stranger to Britain at a time when television was new, abortion was illegal and some said the Beatles were crap, her father expected her back within a year.
Be a Man: How I Spent One Year Drinking, Shaving, Farming, and Fathering My Way Toward Masculinity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
When Peter Andre wed the love of his life, he assumed he would cross two thresholds at once: marriage and manhood. But months after he exchanged vows, Peter is the same passive-aggressive man-child he has always been. In an effort to become a rugged, rustic, capital-M Man, Peter decides to complete a different manly activity every week for an entire year.