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Beatles de A à Z
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Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dictionnaire Beatles. De 'Abbey Road' à 'Yesterday', l'histoire des chansons, des albums, des grands événements de la vie du groupe.
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
¿Asi Que Desea ‘SER’ Un Apicultor?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Emociones y sobresaltos de una familia apicultora. El primer volumen de una trilogía, este primer título abarca los primeros años en que la familia se inició en la apicultura, entre 1960 y 1972. La historia se ubica en Oregón del sur y relata una época de inocencia y de grandes recompensas de las naturaleza, enmarcadas por un ambiente rústico.
The Lonely House: A Biography of Emily Dickinson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson did not seek out recognition or attempt to change the world around her, even in the smallest way. A private but not antisocial person, she kept her life’s work, and her innermost feelings, almost entirely to herself. Her life was rich in intellectual pursuits, and she had many friends with whom she exchanged witty and brilliant letters, but she rarely left the
Addicted to Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,920. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Lana returns to Greece, the last thing she expects is to fall in love. After all, this was the country in which her marriage and psyche had dissolved. But on an exotic Greek island, surrounded by the Mediterranean’s sapphire and topaz brilliance, Lana discovers that truth really is stranger than fiction. ‘A haunting page-turner you’ll devour in one sitting.’
Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Vince McMahon: The Unauthorized Biography of the WWE Chairman" is a first of its kind comprehensive exploration of the life, controversies, and legacy of Vince McMahon from national bestselling author Michael Essany.
Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper... Hasn't Stopped Yet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Shawn Michaels: One More Match? The WWE Show Stopper… Hasn't Stopped Yet" is a compelling, controversial, and completely unauthorized look at Shawn Michaels' legendary career, dubious retirement, and rumored top-secret efforts by some inside the WWE (including Triple H) to coax Michaels out of retirement.
Remembrances
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of poems of emotional, pure poetry. I wrote these poems around two years ago and recently decided to revise them all. This is the result of some intense editing over the last months. Though the poems are fictional, that is they do not talk about real facts, they are based upon real experiences that did happen to me.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 2)
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Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jamie Farr's father died, Jamie was broke and needed money to get to Phoenix, Arizona, for the funeral. Jamie started to tell a long-time friend, Andy Fenady, his problem, and before Jamie was able to finish, Andy gave him a signed blank check and said, “Fill it out for whatever amount you need.” Jamie filled it out for $50 — at the time that was enough money for a round-trip air ticket.
Ice Cream Camelot
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Disc jockey BJ Neblett reminisces about his boyhood in this Kennedy era memoir. Spanning the years 1961 to 1965, Neblett describes in vivid detail his first meaningful encounters with girls, alcohol, and rock music. Return to a simpler time in the early days of JFK’s Camelot, the space race, and Bandstand, as seen through the eyes of a boy later known as popular radio DJ “Billy James.”
Annette Opens the Door
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Price: Free! Words: 41,360. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(4.70 from 23 reviews)
This book is the true story of my tearful and soulful journey, learning to deal with and accept the illness and death of my ten year old daughter. How she contacted me through a medium in England many years later.
Prince With No Inheritance
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Adventures of a Vice-Regal Brat. My life in brief, from a child's perspective living at Rideau Hall, Ottawa when my father was Governor General of Canada then to Australia and later struggles with mental illness.
Three Black Spots - Our Adventures with Yoda
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 75,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Yoda was a nine and a half pound Shih-Tzu who lived a magical life sashaying between Bombay and New York for nearly 17 years. This is the story of how Yoda wove magic into the lives of his parents - Mina and Mohan Krishnan. It is written in a very wry, humorous, self-deprecating style.
Conversations With My Childhood Self - A Japanese Girl’s Life
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Price: Free! Words: 48,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
True stories of a Japanese girl from a poor family in the 1970s, followed by fictional talks via meditation between the girl and her adult self about each event. Using her experience and spiritual beliefs, the adult is able to console and provide explanations for her childhood self that help overcome painful times. This healing of the child then reaches into the future to also heal the adult.
Elvis Presley, Histoires et Légendes
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,350. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Biographie courte de Elvis Presley, histoire des principales chansons et divers essais autour du King.
Michael Jackson - Black or White
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Biographie du chanteur Michael Jackson, par Daniel Ichbiah
Flygirl Adventures: An Autoflyography
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 190,400. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A candid, funny heart-warming account of one girl's struggle to achieve her dream - to fly! And it's all here - the agonies and ecstasies of failure and triumph. Initially rejected as an air hostess, Mays then became a flying instructor and subsequently an executive jet pilot for the world's rich and famous, thereby offering us a unique glimpse into the world of private jet travel.
Poems My First Year
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ms E. D Hunt uses the art of poetry to describe the quandaries of life, seen from a personal perspective. A therapeutic outlet flows from pen to paper allowing a refreshing air of honesty, which will mesmerise all who wish to enter her world. Once silenced by the brutality of an institutionalised childhood but now set free.
My Dawn
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Series: Born in Sarajevo, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some of us have that special person we are connected to long before we arrive in this world. Some of us have that special person we are connected to long after everyone else has forgotten them. This story is about such a person, my Dawn. The one I will always miss seeing standing on our porch and waiting for me to come back to Sarajevo, to come back home.
Immaculate Misconceptions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is an amusing (and often serious) memoir of life growing up in Catholic grade and high school. The designation, "Immaculate Misconceptions," applies to the simplistic explanations, half-truths, canonical misinterpretations, and outright disinformation received from the author’s teachers who sought to inscribe their version of the world on his young mind.