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The Sun Will Always Rise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a reflection of my life and how I had to make tough decisions that make me who I am today. I am an advocate for conscious living and are in tune with my life now. As a child, you grow up with the hope and wish that your life will be perfect.
The Murder of Gangster Roger the Terrible Touhy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Roger Touhy died in a hail of shotgun blasts near his sister's home in Chicago. Only recently paroled from Stateville Prison, where he was serving a 99-year-sentence for kidnapping, the hoodlum died in the company of his bodyguard. Touhy was one of a number of Irish brothers whose family immigrated to the United States. Three of them died in shootouts before the end of the 1920s.
Divine Rapid Response
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Divine rapid Response is a fascinating memoir, Chuks Ndukwe loses everything, about to become homeless and survived. Now Ndukwe welcomes readers into the darkest hours of his life, astounding us with focus on faith during moments of pain. Written with authority, and lightheartedness, this memoir is a reminder of how faith can lead us out of the darkest corners.
Resonant Desire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,280. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Resonant Desire is a narrative of a young boy’s first encounter with electricity which did more than light up his Nigerian classroom—it shone a spotlight on his path to higher education and a career in science and technology through the love and guidance of his teachers. A captivating, inspirational memoir with an African flavor. Resonant Desire proves childhood dreams can come true.
Drama, Pesadilla y Espectáculo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: Spanish. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Essay » Political
El 30 de agosto de 1996, 415 terroristas del Bloque Sur de las Farc atacaron por sorpresa y arrasaron la base militar de Las Delicias, ubicada a orillas del Río Caquetá. Después de 17 horas de fieros combates, 28 militares perdieron la vida, 60 fueron secuestrados y 15 quedaron heridos de gravedad. Lea aquí el relato de los sobrevivientes y de algunos de los terroristas atacantes.
Renunciation: My Pilgrimage from Catholic Military Chaplain, Hawk on Vietnam, and Medal of Honor Recipient to Civilian Warrior for Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Renunciation" tells the story of Chaplain (Capt.) Charles Liteky, a Catholic chaplain who was awarded and then renounced and returned the Medal of Honor. As he became aware of the true nature and reasons for the war in Vietnam and after seeing the effects of U.S. government policies in Central America (and, later, Iraq), he became the only Medal of Honor recipient to renounce this honor.
Head for the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
HEAD FOR THE HILLS is a compelling and humorous autobiographical eyewitness account of the early days of Hollywood and some of its iconic stars.
En el Infierno
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Essay » Political
En el Infierno, recopila y graba para la memoria histórica, el espontáneo y estremecedor testimonio de Johny, exguerrillero que militó trece años en las Farc. Su relato, describe las crueles vivencias de un campesino colombiano, quien engatusado, abandonó el hogar materno al inicio de la adolescencia, por ingresar a las filas de la agrupación terrorista más antigua de Latinoamérica.
The Fear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
The Decision
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
This is a true story of two friends, an adventure set in the present. There are stories from their childhood and youth when each were in the army under the former regime, at a military school. The story has nothing to do with politics – boys between fifteen and eighteen have different interests. This is the story of two real friends affected by the terminal illness of one of them.
Life at School - A Short Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life at School - A Short Collection contains memoir-style stories from my Jr. High and High School days. Two of the memoirs depict particularly difficult subjects (the 9/11 tragedy, and failure), while one is more light-hearted.
O SAL DA TERRA
Price: Free! Words: 61,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Não se existe por existir, há realidades para as quais é necessário abrir a mente e o coração. Deus olha por todos nós e nunca se esquece de nos suster, mesmo quando O julgamos longe e indiferente ao que nos acontece na curta vida que vivemos. Curta, sempre curta, por mais que vivamos.
Kids in Orange: Voices from Juvenile Detention
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,490. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The gang leader doesn’t like poetry, but will a detention center workshop show her how to express love for her newborn daughter? A teen boy dies of a drug overdose. Will his final poem speak what he cannot say? By helping the teens write about their lives, author Mindy Hardwick discovered the courage and strength to grieve the loss of her father, find forgiveness and release the past.
Fall Down
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » 12-step programs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I Fall Down during my second decade of youth, psychologically wounded, free of my past, however still locked within my past. Over the next 50 years, my ten years nomadic wandering in search of transitory comradely, "My Girl" entering my life, my body now broken, My self sponsored alcohol redemption, the egregious medical community conduct failures and my rebirth with "My Girl Jenny at my side.
13 Almas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,460. Language: Spanish. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Resulta curioso que cada vez que alguien me pregunta a qué me dedico, y contesto que soy psicóloga de cuidados paliativos, automáticamente se cambia de tema. Casi nadie me pregunta por mi trabajo, casi nadie quiere oír hablar de enfermedad, ni mucho menos de muerte, cuando lo único seguro en nuestra vida es que moriremos. Aprendamos a vivir mejor gracias a ellos.
Fanny Marion Jackson Coppin: First Black Female Principal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » History » American
From a slave born in Washington D.C. to the namesake of a Maryland State University, Fanny Coppin was a world-class teacher. My book is a historical overview of her life and accomplishments. This book is the second in my Forget Me Not series.
Three Anzacs from Malta: a true story of friendship, love and loss
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles
This book follows the journey of three young Maltese men, Charles, Waldemar and Anthony, from their Mediterranean island all the way to Australia, the trenches of Gallipoli, France and the fields of Flanders against the backdrop of the raging First World War, as they are thrust in one of the deadliest conflicts humankind had ever seen, which would destroy a whole generation of youth.
The Tanager's Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ron Blamey is one of those countless, whose lives remain in the hands of a defeated but necessary American investment. A life not yet defined, the once remembered, a family loved, the goal, a future path, of mothers, fathers, sisters and brothers, sons and daughters, of the American Patriot, a simple story can best be shared through the eyes of the dweller, the one. A life’s saga of hopes and ...
More Than Words
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This is a powerful book of insightful poetry captured in its truest form. Light, but there’s no question that it carries a lot of weight when it comes to love, life, lessons, and struggles. These well-crafted poems will capture the imagination of the reader in a way that will make the reader think, or re-think about love, life, lessons, and struggles in ways perhaps never thought of before...
The Azanian
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Azanian The author, Thabiso Monkoe was born in 1960. In 1976 he was one of the students who mobilised for the uprisings resulting in the June 1976 Soweto uprising. He is a June ’76 survivor and activist. Thabiso studied Dental technology and Biochemistry at Munster University in West Germany, while in exile.