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The Triangle Route
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: British English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The extraordinary journey of an ordinary man. In this enjoyable autobiography the Jamaican born Errol Samuels looks back on the first 27 years of his life during which he travelled between the Caribbean, the USA and the UK. It is an inspiring story of determination interwoven with interesting and amusing anecdotes on many subjects from mento and ska, to food and family life.
Under the Influence, New Edition of the Unauthorized Story of the Anheuser-Busch Dynasty
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 174,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » History » American
"Under the Influence" is the compellingly readable and completely unauthorized saga of the Busch family and the Anheuser-Busch brewery it controlled for more than a century. This New York Times best seller is the first book to tell the whole story behind the All-American red, white and blue logo--an amazing tale of opportunism unbridled power, family conflict, sex scandals and violent death.
The Dream Pushers: A Nightmare of Death, Lies,and Deceit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,100. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Psychology of Religion, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rags Anderson was one of the six million who faithfully obeyed the teachings of Jehovah's Witnesses until the day he opened his son's history book and discovered a contradiction between world history and a Jehovah's Witness core religious teaching. Who had the most to lose,his religion, or academia? The answers is a tangled mass of deaths,lies,and deceit that will haunt him forever.
Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"Graceland Cemetery: A Tour of Chicago History" is a walking tour of one of the city's most beautiful and historic locations, and provides specific directions to find the final resting places of nearly three dozen people who helped to make Chicago the city it is today, including business and political leaders, prominent architects and sports legends.
What the Freak Did I Hit?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,690. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Wandering Bard Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Tommy Fergerson intertwines the story of his life and what prepared him for the hard decisions that he would face after a tragic skydiving accident. His straightforward attitude and ability to laugh at his own situation brings out his unique humor and internal strength. “What the Freak Did I Hit?” tells of the people and the behind the scenes details that his helmet camera could not capture.
Latin Quarter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Young Pablo Picasso's early, wild years in Paris
Due anni al volante su piste di neve e fango
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: Italian. Published: October 26, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I sacrifici degli autieri in guerra in un volume che ha origine dal diario e dall’album fotografico del caporale Lino Sassaro del 188° Autoreparto pesante: immagini e note preziose, capaci di documentare non solo la vita militare dell’autore, ma anche paesaggi, città e popolazioni. Uno sguardo diverso sulla tragica campagna di Russia.
Uma Vida em Perspectiva
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
De origem Judaica, ainda um adolescente de 16 anos, escapo de Alemanha Nazi para Sudamérica, pobre e desconhecendo o idioma local, Desfrutando uma feliz vida familiar até interrompida por um câncer sofrido por vários familiares, fora de ele próprio. Analisando sua longa vida farta de incidências trágicas e hilariantes, julga “Sim, valia a pena!”, chegando à longevidade contente e satisfeita.
Screwed From Birth: Smiling in the Face of Adversity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
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Christina appears to be just another average teen, but she hides a dark past. This book shows her journey from birth up until now. Her poetry offers an insight to her life. feel free to use coupon code cz77r for 40% off of your purchase
Flight for Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The Journey of a Child Holocaust Survivor The enormity of the destruction of six million Jews in a span of less than a decade is a challenge for most to conceptualize. As a young boy born into a privileged life in Europe, Lou Gross had a rich quality of life. With the onset of World War II though, all Slovakian Jews found themselves equally at risk of losing their lives. Lou’s young, carefr
The Shiny Red Honda
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Growing up in rural County Waterford in the 1950/60's with my beautiful red Honda. The Mass path, crossroad dancing, travelling shows, being an Altar Boy, memories of an age of innocence. It is also about dreams and aspirations; a young man's entry into the world of work, and his brief flirtation with the music business. A story told as it was - warts and all
Real Life Heist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The true story of a multi-state, 75 banks and $2 Million Split Deposit bank frauding one man crime wave. Professional Blackjack player, drug store burglaries, methadone clinics, doing time and kickin dope in New Orleans. The underside of the American Dream. Real Life Hustler with outright barazen balls. Where Elmore Leonard meets Tennessee Williams an original American life to remember.
The Mindset of a Champion: Your Favorite Rapper's Least Favorite Book
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Memoir by the legendary hip-hop blogger, charting the rise and fall of his career as a semi-professional hip-hop journalist.
A Life Less Ordinary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,930. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What happens when an American from a small, rural town goes overseas to live and teach in one of the biggest cities in South Korea? Follow me on my one year journey to find out!
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal
Price: Free! Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vietnam: A Soldier's Journal by Jack Durish is a personal memoir of the author's tour of duty in Vietnam during the war that tore America's heart in half. It is a tale of his adventures and misadventures while serving in the rear echelons of the 9th Infantry Division. This telling of the Vietnam story is not politically correct, just true.
Наши в Лондоне или Исповедь гастарбайтера
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,610. Language: Russian. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Легко ли покинуть обжитое место и начать жизнь с нуля в новой стране-без знания языка, без документов и денег? Какие препятствия будут ждать вас на пути к успеху? Вам придется столкнуться с обманом и предательством, пренебрежением и открытой враждой...
Porch It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Have You Ever wanted something with all your heart? The Commodore 64, the greatest modern jump in video game history, well at least for a ten-year-old in 1984. No longer must we battle in four-color CGA. This is sixteen-color sixty-four kilobyte brilliance, but as a ten-year-old where does a young man find Five Hundred Ninety-Five dollars?! You can't do this with lemonade.
When Goodbye Begins: Sharing Life With Dementia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
John and I had been married a little over ten years when he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s Disease. To the observer, life is unchanged, but not so for the carer. Having come through this period, observed others, and talked to many, I believe there is a vital need to acknowledge the mental and emotional trauma that is experienced by the carer during those early days.
To Fly!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
"To Fly!" is a compendium of stories about flying adventures of a father and son, the father in the RAF and the son in Zimbabwe. Bill Igoe learned to fly an aeroplane in 1934, forty years after the death of the Wright Brothers' inspiration Lilienthal. And Bill’s son Brian learned to fly forty years after that, when the Concorde was around. Both had a lot of stories to tell.
Jewish Sailor, Harvard Lawyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,210. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In this mellow memoir, the Author revives memories of war: defending democracy and the Navy with injections of the miracle clap cleanser, penicillin; and of peace: attending law school, and acquiring talents to crush Jim Crow; and of pater familias: delighting in the charms of his children. Boswell done, Author shifts to Fable and Farce, to trash the cant and humbuggery of American politics.