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Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
Whimsical Edna
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 79,880. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
Always looking for the good things amongst the not so good Edna seeks to enjoy life no matter what comes across life’s path. Whether it’s being relegated to her in-law’s kitchen to eat her meals with the servants or it’s sleeping under the stars with her husband on one of their moves. She chooses to find delight in every situation.
Captain Richard Dannells An Autobiography 95th Infantry Division
You set the price! Words: 61,400. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
This is an autobiography of a truck farmer's son who went from not quite rags to not quite riches. He was told he would never amount to anything after his father died at the age of 15. He went from a one-room schoolhouse in the early 1900s to college in the 1920s. Through much struggle and hardship, he graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering in 1929.
Biografía del Caribe
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 169,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 16, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
para comprender mejor la importancia integral de la cuenca del Caribe, con sapiencia, calidad literaria y de manera sugestiva, esta obra conduce un hilado recorrido histórico, geográfico y geopolítico alrededor de las formas de comercio, guerra, intrigas palaciegas, y ambiciones geoestratégicas de las potencias de la época, desde 1492 hasta 1903
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Willy, The True Story of a Life Well Lived is a social history about a German family living through the tumultuous years of 1914 to 1947. The story is told through journals, letters, and photos that were saved by Willy Geheb who was the only family member that immigrated to the United States. Historical comments, added for depth and clarity, enrich the reader's experience.
Rigidity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
1954 – My remarkable year breaking through the rigidity of the times This is a fascinating glimpse of life in England sixty years ago. Valentine writes of a lonely country childhood in a deeply religious family bound by the rules of the English class system – what was DONE and what was NOT DONE – and by the unbreakable rules of the Catholic Church
Did I Ever Tell You...?: Faith in Later Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,430. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Why do we want to share our memories? At a time when an increasing number of people are living longer, for some, later years may be enjoyed as ripe old age. For others, they may be a time of uncertainty, isolation and loneliness. For both, memories can be a resource from the past which enables us to live in the present. For that to happen, memories need to be shared.
They Said I Was Misguided
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,860. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The struggle to find your identity while growing up is a common experience for us all. Now, imagine that you belong to an orthodox religious community and you are gay
Scott: A Novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,270. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Scott: A Novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald by E. Ray Canterbery is a fascinating insight into the life of one of the great American writers: F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Not Far From The Tree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspired by “seeds of knowledge” implanted in him by his Mother, a single Black parent, Eric Otis Simmons went on to accomplish some incredible things in life - despite seemingly impossible odds. In his Memoir, Simmons masterfully tells how these “seeds” proved to be the cornerstone behind his subsequent academic, athletic, and business success with some of America’s largest Corporations.
Letters From Hull
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I've been to Hull and back. And let me tell you that was a trip! I thought I spoke English, but soon learned I spoke American. Survival depended on learning conversions and new terms in order to purchase groceries and gas and to travel about the country. You wouldn't believe it! We even faced the threat of deportation. In time I did learn to function in my new surroundings...
Life on the Family Farm
Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Tom picked up the pen again, drawing readers into farming adventures with him. In these exciting and uplifting true stories, he shares his love of farming, family, and God.
Journal of Janet Tallulah, Volume 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,440. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
"Journal of Janet Tallulah, Volume 2", records a young woman's struggle for meaning and direction in life. Obsessed with making it in the film industry, Janet Tallulah remarries and begins to work professionally as an actress, juggling family and career.
Charles-Joseph, Prince de Ligne: Selected Letters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Charles-Joseph, Seventh Prince de Ligne, was from a prominent family in Hainaut, Belgium, and served in the army of the Hapsburg empire.This collection of letters and notes focuses on some of his political ideas or on his preening as a "man about town." All have been vetted for their reliability: gay, but not licentious; serious, but not stodgy; both profound and lighthearted.
Get To Be Happy: Stories and Secrets to Loving the Sh*t Out Of Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is the story of my journey through life, from the suicide of my girlfriend, to bartending around the country, to living in Japan for nine years, partying with Bon Jovi, finding enlightenment at Zen temples and then meeting Mother Teresa. I Got To experienced the death of my business partner and loss of my daughter. While always saying: I Get To Do This!
Before Banana Patch
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 97,600. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Michael Jay takes a spiritual journey from Walla Walla, Washington, into the world of meditation, Eastern mysticism, and...Maui!
Bolívar y la revolución
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,520. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Análisis político, histórico y geopolítico de las viscisitudes que tuveo dentro y fuera del continente el LIbertador Simón Bolívar para consolidar la revolución durante y después de la guerra de independencai entre 1820 y 1830, cuando falleció traicionado y decepcionado de quienes había libertado.
Severe Clear: Chronicles of A Canadian Bush Pilot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Is an aviation term that depicts this book's Critical Insight into Aviation's dangers and lessons learned. Remote living becomes dependent upon astuteness, safety, and ingenuity. Although Northern Bush Flying is the primary subject of this fast paced book, associated living among the aboriginal First Nation Peoples projects additional stories and skills of Bush Life. Flying episodes range...
From Faith to Freedom: A Gay Man’s Escape from Christian Fundamentalism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of one man who survived the Bible Belt and came to terms with his homosexuality via a zig-zagging journey of sexual and spiritual exploration.No matter your orientation, the ups and downs within these pages are sure to offer insight into the joys and struggles of one queer journey through fundamentalism into freedom.