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When I Thought I Was Good
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 134,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The thought of flying consumed the young Scott, propelling him from a timid youngster to the man he became. Now as he looks back on the life he has led… fulfilling his dreams of being an airline pilot instead of choosing a more stable life with children… he is left with one of life’s most basic yet complex question – What if?
Jack the Ripper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,210. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Jack the Ripper can still cause a shudder, the name now linked forever with violent murder. But also with mystery and speculation - for the gruesome series of killings in London's East End in the Autumn of 1888 have never been finally solved.
Becoming Madam Widow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After the sudden and devastating death of her husband and business partner, an intransigent woman enters a period of her life immersed in fear, self-doubt and near financial ruin. Existing in a web of loneliness and isolation in the small town where she lived with her husband, she struggles to find answers and the way out of her chaos wondering every day if she should even actually go on.
Epitaph on a Beech Tree - A Tale of the Great War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,840. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Epitaph on a Beech Tree is a love story set around the time of the Great War. It postulates the life of an invisible hero; just another everyman for whom all individual records have been lost. Ben Robinson, a miner who becomes a despatch rider during the war, can’t accept the concept of duty as defined by populist notions of ‘King, Country and Religion’.
Awakening - The Inevitable Door
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,590. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the moment of our birth, death—a mystery still—becomes a fact of life.
Compelled By Desire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Compelled by Desire tells the story of Richard, a born and bred rancher, who makes it to the big city as a futures trader. But despite the endless access to money, women and travel, the ever-elusive concept of happiness remains just out of reach.
El ser guerrero del Libertador
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,060. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Biografía militar del Libertador Simón Bolívar, en la cual el lector encuentra un resumen puntual de la habilidad ddel genio de América en la conducción de tropas en el campo de batalla.
Piratas de América
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: Spanish. Published: April 20, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Testimonio de un filibustero francés que relata las vivencias de los piratas europoes en América, elc ual ha servido de referente para libros, películas, documentales y reconstrucciones noveladas de la piratería en el Mar caribe del continente durante la época de la colonia española en América.
Poverty Lodge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Gordon Pound was born in rural Oxfordshire into a farming family and enjoyed the benefits of country living during the dark days of WW2 and post-war austerity. Later he boarded at a grammar school that was founded in 1571 and appeared to retain the original plumbing and some of the original masters.
Memorias Gobernante que abolió la esclavitud en Colombia en 1851
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,900. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Autobiografía del expresidente y general colombiano José Hilario López uno de los mas influyentes pero tambien de los mas controvertidos dirigentes políticos colombianos, que pasó a la historia por ser abolir la esclavitud en el país.
Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,010. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
Broken - Dark Side Of The Light
Price: Free! Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A startling encounter in the dark becomes a precursor to an epic odyssey of persistent and troubling events, and the disturbing aftermath that ensues. So, sit back in the comfort and safety of your chair, while you follow the author’s epic battle for survival against brutal evil, unrelenting tribulations, and much darker forces. Welcome to the fire. Based on actual events.
Then Now and Forever: A Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
At the age of 21 VcToria met and fell in love with a bank robber. "Do not try to change me, I am a criminal" were the first words he uttered to her as they moved in together within days of meeting. This life not only led to jail, it led to a downward spiral of drugs, depression and the life she had to fight out of to find her true life.
Alligators and Me
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,300. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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A young woman faces danger—and finds courage and community—in Alabama during the 1960s.
Las guerrillas del Llano
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,680. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Relato autobiográfico del dirigente político y guerrillero liberal Eduardo Franco Isaza para describir la violencia política liberal conservadora durant el lapso 1948-1953, mas conocido en la historiografía colombiana como el periodo de La Violencia
Warrior Patient Heartbeats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Warrior Patient Heartbeats is Edition II of an upbeat story of recovery from problems created by today's medical system, supposedly designed to prevent them. It is also a romantic love story between a husband and a wife who saves him, physically as well as mentally. The book is filled with humor, because the author knows, and shows, that laughter is the best medicine.
Bootneck Bootneck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,990. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018 by Tellwell Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
From an early childhood of post war austerity in a bankrupted Britain, the book is Croskerry's journey from a troubled adolescence to a life of normality. Whether you are a former serviceman, a baby boomer, or just someone looking for an adventurous read, you will enjoy a nostalgic walk through a transformative period of our time.
Genios de la la Estrategia Militar Volumen III Simón Bolívar, el hombre de las dificultades
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 179,030. Language: Spanish. Published: April 4, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Tres libros de tres autores militares diferentes condensados en uno solo, para analizar la visión estratégica, la habilidad táctica y la capacidad de liderazgo del Libertador Simón Bolívar para conducir las tropas patriotas durante la guerra de la independencia contra la corona española
History's Greatest Deceptions and Confidence Scams
Price: $4.99 $2.99 USD. (40% off until June 12!) Words: 63,480. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2018 by Rodger & Laz Publishing S.E.N.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » World
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Throughout history, there have always been fraudsters and tricksters ready and willing to part people and their money with smooth talking and tall tales, but the first formally recorded “confidence trick” was uniquely American in its origins and set the bar for both simplicity and sheer guts, both hallmarks of the most successful frauds ever perpetrated. This is a story of some of the greatest.
A Ribbon in Many Lights
Price: Free! Words: 69,080. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arthur was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1931, and lived on a remote farm with his parents and brothers. His parents were of German origin. They decided to return to Germany due his father's poor health. But they picked the wrong time: they arrived in July 1939, to Berlin, just before the Second World War began. Abruptly, Arthur was swallowed up by things that were beyond his control.