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Divine Speaks Swami Vivekananda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863 in Kolkata, India. He was a great social leader and reformer and played a major role in morally uplifting India and the world as well. He left the world on July 4, 1902 leaving world in deep grief. Even today his name is taken with great respect. I believe the deep meaning of these quotes by Swami Vivekananda awake our soul.
Just Me: Humorous, Helpful & Odd
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is collection of amusing stories, essays, bloggings, and thoughts from Kevin’s life. Many magazines, ezines, and newsletters have published his stories. His humor and style of writing sets him apart from the norm. Some publications have honored him with awards, as well.
The Mad Crapper
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
This is the second memoir from L.G. Blazo. It details how a random shit in the middle of a high school bathroom spawned a legend that will never be forgotten.
Losing My Mind (Dark Secrets of a Wounded Healer)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Losing My Mind deals with Dr. David Mirich, Psychologist, and the terrible mistake he did in his past which he learns to deal with the rest of his life.
Stephen Hawking: Riddles of Time & Space
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Stephen Hawking is one of the most brilliant minds of this century. Bluewater Productions is bringing you his life story in this unique comic book format. Find out all about the man the myth and the legend!
Nosotros los salvados
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
En «Nosotros los salvados» el testimonio se convierte en Poesía documental a partir de las dolorosas voces de supervivientes de la Shoá radicados en Venezuela. Los poemas buscan el registro de una belleza diferente, en la que desaparecen entrevistador, transcriptor, escritor y autor para despejar el cauce de una escritura venida del desastre, de lo esencial, de lo más terrible.
Mio padre, Lev Tolstoj
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: Italian. Published: April 19, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
L'eccezionale biografia di Tolstoj scritta dal suo terzogenito. Una visione sorprendentemente franca della personalità del grande scrittore russo. Un caleidoscopio di aneddoti e rivelazioni sulla vita artistica e privata di uno dei giganti della letteratura. Per la prima volta in edizione italiana.
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences chronicles Tim Boyle's most cringe worthy stories about the times when things in his comedy career didn't go as planned. Honest, mean-spirited, and sometimes embarrassingly sad, this collection of stories is about one man's failed attempt at bringing joy to the world through laughter. Who said the pain of others can’t be funny?
Prisoner of Japan
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 125,360. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
In the latter part of WW2, more than a ¼ million European and American soldiers were taken prisoner by the Japanese in Malaysia. They went on to suffer deprivation and brutality, most of them failing to survive. I was fortunate enough to be one of the survivors. During my time as a prisoner I kept a diary, which I was able to bring home with me. This is my story.
In the Cockpit with Bob Hoover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the Cockpit with Bob Hoover is the second volume in a series of short biographies regarding notable pilots. After spending 15 months as a POW in WWII, Hoover served as Yeager's backup pilot on the X-1 project. He later became a test pilot and a legendary aerobatic pilot who flew popular demonstrations in aircraft including a Shrike Commander and P-51.
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager is the first volume in Passion for Flight, a series of short biographies (20,000 words or less) regarding notable pilots who inspire young and old alike to take to the skies. Brig. Gen. Charles Elwood “Chuck” Yeager was the first person to break the sound barrier, on Oct. 14, 1947.
Hitler The Dictator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Adolf Hitler’s 12 years a ruler of Germany led to the deaths of millions in World War II and earned him the crown of one of history’s most hated villains. With a passion for art and the penchant to be an architect, young Adolf Hitler spent many years in Vienna. After dropping out of school at the age of 16, he earned his bread by selling paintings on postcards to locals and tourists alike.
Parenting A Parent: The Sequel to Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Series: Accepting the Unacceptable, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parenting A Parent is an autobiographical story that begins when JoAnn’s mother, who has dementia, moves in with her. JoAnn found herself caring for her aging parent and her disabled daughter. This is the inspiring true story of what happened during the next five years of intensely difficult trials and hardships, the ultimate triumph of perseverance, love, and the strength that resides within us.
Larger Than Life: The Exploits of the Miner and Adventurer David E. Buel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mariner, soldier, prospector, fearless sheriff, legislator, Indian agent, politician, town founding father, mining district developer, mining magnate, bon vivant, civic leader, philanthropist, explorer, businessman, promoter…. David E. Buel did it all in his lifetime.
Shirdi Sai Baba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sai Baba assured his devotees that those devotees who would with full dedication, faith and devotion remember me, in his house there would never have any lack of food, clothing and facilities of luxuries. His life’s entire responsibility and needs would be on Shri Sai Baba, and he would always help them.
Lives Shattered: One Mother's Loss at the Hands of the Legal System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An incredible tale of survival, this shocking story shows how one woman overcame soul-crushing pain and loss at the hands of an inept legal system while refusing to leave hope behind.
William Ross Bozman: Poems & Autobiography
Price: Free! Words: 13,320. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of original poetry and an interesting autobiography filled with anecdotes and personal reflection, Bozman's work showcases the life, memories, and character of his life.
As of Now
Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of my life today and some of the forces that I believe contributed to forging the person I am as of now.
Juilliard to Jail
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Leah Joki was a Juilliard-trained actress looking for fame and fortune in Hollywood, but her path took a one hundred and eighty degree turn when she fell in love with teaching theater in prisons.
FAME: The Cast of Glee 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The sequel to the sold-out Fame series comes the story all Gleeks were waiting for: more biographies of the cast of Glee. From Diana Argron, Darren Criss, Naya Rivera and fan favorite Heather Morris, Fame takes a look at how all of these men and women became part of a global phenomenon. From the hit FOX series; it's your turn to be a Gleek.