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Chapo Guzman, Sean Penn and Kate del Castillo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
“El Chapo” Guzman was planning to get Hollywood to produce a film about his life. A famous actress in Mexico, Kate del Castillo, persuaded him that Sean Penn had connections and experience to realize his dream. Learn the whole story of El Chapo, Sean Penn, and Kate del Castillo.
Bill Gates
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Entrepreneur Bill Gates founded the world's largest software business, Microsoft, with Paul Allen, and subsequently became one of the richest men in the world. “Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.”
My Short-Lived Life at Being Perfect
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brenda Thornlow shares her story of being raised a third-generation member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses. From a young age, she struggles to accept what her devout family believes, to no avail. Marrying an abusive member with a position of authority in her church, she struggles to extricate herself from this dominating religious group who attempt to manipulate her into staying married to her abuser.
From Garden to High Place: A Parable of Faith, Philosophy, and Mental Illness
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
This little memoir recounts the author's spiritual journey from a deeply conservative Christianity to a Beautiful Orthodoxy. It relates his intellectual history, a long and winding path from parochialism to a Life of the Mind that he prays is well-thought, robust, nuanced, and tolerant. It tells of his struggle with mental illness. And it gives glimpses of lovely people in his life.
Osman Yüksel Sedengeçti
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: Turkish. Published: June 11, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Osman Yüksel, bütün ülkede tanınan, güçlü muhalefeti ve dürüstlüğüyle dost düşman herkesin takdirini kazanan bir isim olmuştur.
Gün Sazak
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: Turkish. Published: June 11, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ağıdı yakılmamış Anadolu çocuklarının ağabeyi Günlerce gazete manşetlerinden düşmeyen bir haber olmuştu Gün Sazak’ın şehadeti. O kadar ki, çok daha önceden ve sonradan onu savunamayacağı düşünülen Abdi İpekçi ve Uğur Mumcu gibi solun güçlü kalemleri bile onun bakanlığını, çalışmalarını ve şahsiyetini övmüş ve hakkını vermişlerdi.
Ağabeyim Galip Erdem
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: Turkish. Published: June 11, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Galip ERDEM duası; “Allah’ım, sana layık insanlar olalım, önce Hakka, sonra halka hizmet etmesini bilelim. Bize büyük millet olmanın yollarını göster, nefsimizin yerlerini, sınırlarını bildir, iyi görünmenin de yetmediğini anlat bize, iyi olmanın şerefini öğret.”
Seyyid Ahmet Arvasi
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: Turkish. Published: June 11, 2016 by ibrahim Sarı. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ne yazık ki; yeni Mehmet Âkifler, Peyâmî Safâ’lar, Nurettin Topçu’lar, Necip Fazıl’lar, Osman Turan’lar, Cemil Meriç’ler, Galip Erdem’ler, Erol Güngör’ler… yetiştiremiyoruz...
A Sailor's Story - Autobiography of Vice Admiral N. Krishnan, Padma Bhushan, P.V.S.M.,D.S.C., Indian Navy (1919-1982)
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 108,750. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Vice Admiral Nilakanta Krishnan (1919 - 1982) was one of the most decorated officers in the Indian Armed Forces. Flamboyant, charismatic, and a dynamic leader of men, known as 'the Sailors Admiral', this is his story, one that is inextricably linked to the story of India and India’s Navy, spanning 40 years from the Second World War to the 1971 Indo-Pak war that resulted in the birth of Bangla Desh
Year of Yes: How to Dance It Out, Stand In the Sun and Be Your Own Person | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This summary of Shonda Rhimes’ book ‘Year of Yes’: How to Dance It Out, Stand in the Sun and Be Your Own Person gives a chapter by chapter detail followed by an analysis and appraisal of the strengths and weaknesses of the book itself. The book has a main theme of how to be yourself while being more positive in these daily routines and it leads Shona Rhimes to discover aspects about herself
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
In The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace, Jeff Hobbs’ seamlessly weaves the socioeconomic and racial realities of the residents of Newark, New Jersey while highlighting the story of a mother and son, Jackie and Robert Peace. Hobbs’ research and intimate writing style provides the reader with an in-depth view of what Jackie endured to give her son a chance at a better life.
The Kansas City Massacre Pretty Boy Floyd And The FBI
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The Kansas City Massacre of June 1933 swayed public opinion against the outlaw perpetrators whereas earlier many Americans were sympathetic to criminals. The FBI also became stronger as a result. J. Edgar Hoover condemned the massacre the following day during a speech in Chicago. Pretty Boy Floyd, one of the principals involved survived until 1934 before he was gunned down by federal agents.
Adios, Mi Pequena Habana
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,880. Language: Spanish. Published: June 8, 2016 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La revolución arrancó de raíz a Cecilia, con apenas seis años, de su cómodo hogar de clase media en Cuba y la plantó en el vecindario de bajos recursos de la Pequeña Habana en Miami. Su padre mujeriego se enfocó en reconstruir su carrera, persiguiendo la promesa americana de riquezas y liberación del pasado.
Timothy Egan’s The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This is a Summary of Timothy Egan’s The Immortal Irishman: The Irish Revolutionary Who Became an American Hero From the National Book Award–winning and best-selling author Timothy Egan comes the epic story of one of the most fascinating and colorful Irishman in nineteenth-century America.
James R. Doty MD’S Into the Magic Shop A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Extraordinary things happen when we harness the power of both the brain and the heart.
Family Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
In the late 19th century, orphans became a ward of the county. When that happened to my grandmother, she was sold as a bond servant, setting the course of her life into motion. At the age of 18 the man who held her bond had taught her to read and write, be a good Christian woman, and the mysteries of housekeeping. Giving her a watch, a bible and $10 she was on her own for the first time...
Kitchen And Socialism: A Culinary Guide Through Lenin’s Life.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Part recipe book, part biography, this unique recipe book offers insight into the life of Vladimir Lenin, a Russian revolutionary, politician, and political theorist. Taking snippets from his life, this book is intended to spark conversation in this heated political climate and feed not only the mind, but the belly.
Elmer Trigger Burke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Trigger Burke had a brief but significant criminal career as a hired assassin, murderer and robber. On one occasion he killed his best friend a longshoreman/bartender whose sister was Trigger's girlfriend. Escaping from jail in Boston he fled to Charleston and Folly Beach, South Carolina. FBI men arrested him and extradited him back to New York where he stood trial for the murder of Poochie Walsh.
Bruce Lee: His Life and Tips for Success
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Bruce Lee's journey was one of a kind, so we decided to have a closer look to this phenomenal man. This book will reveal some of the best rules Bruce Lee had to follow to achieve success. Hope that this rules can also help you find your way towards tremendous success.
Self Experienced True and Tried Short Stories. A Collection of Somewhat Absurd to Completely Amusing, Entertaining, Touching and Downright Virtuous Tales, Including an Almost Love Story...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A Collection of Somewhat Absurd to Completely Amusing, Entertaining, Touching and Downright Virtuous Tales, Including an Almost Love Story...