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Salto de amor por la vida by Maria Antonieta Osornio Ramirez
Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2017 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
María Antonieta creció siendo la consentida de su papá. Su mamá era muy exigente. Se casa con Serafín a los quince años, él, diez años mayor que ella, un hombre trabajador y responsable que amaba el deporte. Siendo inquieta e intrépida se apasiona con el paracaidismo. Desgraciadamente en un salto hay problemas y queda incapacitada. Dos milagros, Martha y Marcela la llevan a la libertad de su alma.
Daleen Mopani Lodge by Ronel Reyneke
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Daleen van Mopani Lodge is die verhaal van twee dogters, Daleen en Maryna Weideman, wat hul ouers in ‘n vliegongeluk verloor en die plaas, gastehuis en alles erf. Saam worstel hulle deur hul smart en om hul ouers se erflating ‘n sukses te maak.
Bigwigs & Benefactors of the Pikes Peak Region by Heather Jordan
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
From Colorado Springs’ wealthiest and most prominent citizens, including Spencer Penrose and Winfield Scott Stratton, to the lesser-known but vitally important contributions of the Beth-El Nurses and American Indians, Bigwigs & Benefactors of the Pikes Peak Region is a collection of biographical narratives about people who have impacted the Pikes Peak region’s history and development.
In Endless Fear: A True Story by Colin Crump
Price: $4.34 USD. Words: 42,270. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 16, 2017 and represented by IntrepidSparks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Colin’s autobiography tells of a childhood tainted by a terrifying level of physical and emotional abuse at the hands of a merciless father. But life was not entirely bleak and these pages also attest to days of almost idyllic freedom. Between the fear and the freedom the Crump siblings grew up to be strong, resiliant and self-reliant, at home in the New Zealand wilderness...
THE CALLING - A Kentucky Country Doctor and his Registered Nurse Wife Become Medical Missionaries To Haiti by Robert Johnson, MD
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,830. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
The compelling story of a troubled teen who found his manhood and his calling treating the wounds of those who fell in the killing fields of Korea. After years of medical practice in rural Kentucky, he and his RN wife find spiritual growth and redemption in serving the poor of Haiti while founding MISSIONS OF LOVE, Inc, an international mission in partnership with the Haitian government.
George Bailey's Got Nothing on Me: A Narrative History of the Holliday Family by Cy Holliday
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Growing up on a traveling carnival surrounded by Damon Runyan and O Henry characters has proven to be a wonderful life. The author’s grandfather, father, and mother provided him a firm foundation for all of life’s challenges. From Broadway to carnival midways to the Atlantic City Boardwalk, these stories speak of a simpler time, but the life lessons are as applicable today as they were then.
Motherhood Martyrdom & Costco Runs by Whitney Dineen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Enjoy the ride as this new mom vows to give up profanity while falling in love with… you guessed it, Costco. Be careful, because if you’re anything like Whitney, you may just pee a little. Get ready to laugh, cry, cheer, and pat yourself on the back for the sake of mommies everywhere.
I AM BIGinner- The Little-Young Black Boy Who Became Satisfied by Cleous "GloWry" Young
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"There is life beyond happiness!" Go on the journey with the character Clay, as he tallies up and down his happy moments into an unexpected divine germination of the ‘I AM BIGinner'. It is a short memoir that will leave you thinking: are you happy, or are you satisfied?
Lessons Beneath the Mask by Reuel Barksdale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
What do a little Iranian girl with a dream, a white boy from Detroit on his way to alcoholism, a black boy from the inner-city, and a church girl suffering from sexual abuse have in common? They all wear a mask that hides their pain, and yet God had a plan for each of them. Each of us has a story that others may never know. It is that part of our reality that we keep hidden.
Sylvester Stallone: I Made It! Your Turn Now by Riccardo Lo Faro
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
You look at his movies, you see the strong and successful Rocky Balboa and Rambo... Sylvester Stallone, Sly to all his friends, went through truly tough times during all his youth. Physical problems, family abuses, and so on. Learn how he made it and start believing you can too!
A Letter to my Grandchildren by Maria Sharp
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 28,150. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Maria Sharp was born Maria Zdenka Besan in Croatia in 1941, just after the Nazis had invaded her country, and as a young child she witnessed 'events that imprinted themselves upon her soul forever'. Many years later settled in the USA, she has written this book for her two grandchildren to explain her origins and tell her family's story.
Cycle of Hope: My Journey from Paralysis to Possibility by Tricia Downing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,220. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On September 17, 2000, Tricia Downing's life took a detour. While training on her bicycle, Tricia collides with a car that turns directly in her path, and instantly becomes paralyzed from the chest down. Cycle of Hope chronicles Tricia's journey from the first terrifying moments of impact with the car through rehab and her emergence as a world-class athlete.
You Are Not Alone - Don't Give Up by Linda LS Larson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
You Are Not Alone is written to encourage readers to not give up when feeling overwhelmed by discouragement and depression. The author inspires readers through visions, healing thoughts, meeting special people, and the prospects of angels, reincarnation, and the afterlife. She stresses that God is always near, and we never travel life's journey alone.
Chronicle of a Startup Town: Los Angeles by Lee Schneider
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Los Angeles has become known as a startup town. This is the book that tells the story using interviews with founders and investors.
Guilty Hearts - The World of Prison Romances by Caroline Giammanco
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
A in-depth non-fiction exploration of romance between prison inmates on the inside and romantic women who fall in love with t hem.
African Entrepreneurs and their Success stories by Harmony Publishing
You set the price! Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The book, African Entrepreneurs and their success stories, is the result of an internet research work carried out by Quemchy Angels Investments.There was no one-on-one interview carried out with the entrepreneurs. The stories contained in this book were compiled from write-ups about the entrepreneurs on the internet. We do not take credit for the stories, we only take credit for the compilation.
Swipe Right For Loneliness by S.D. Gately
Price: Free! Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships » Sex and culture
A memoir of sex, love, and dating on the swipe-apps. But mostly just sex.
My Cars by Charles G. Dyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a sort of potted history of forty-six years of motoring. It is the story of the vehicles that I have driven, and occasionally wrecked and repaired since I first ventured onto the road. Included are the cars that I wanted to build and the one that I successfully completed.
Auslander by A. Schneider
Price: Free! Words: 79,530. Language: American English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
In this true story, the author describes his life as a biracial boy and young man in the German Democratic Republic. Even though racism contradicts the communist ideology, the author was confronted with it, hidden and open, from childhood on. He lets the reader know how difficult it was for him to cope with this situation, and the high price he had to pay when his response was aggressiveness and