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The Dawn is My Brother
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The Dawn is My Brother", first published in 1959, is a book of uncommon quality. Intensely personal and honest, brilliantly alight with the unaffected candour of its author’s personality – and his inborn literary skill – it is an infectiously cheerful autobiography, brimming with enthusiasm for the countryside and the open air, for the world of trees, plants and animals, for rivers, sea and sky.
Myslim Peza: deshmitar dhe protagonist ne historine e shqiptareve (1912-1939)
Price: Free! Words: 170,620. Language: Albanian. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ne kete liber pershkruhen ngjarje te historise se Shqiperise (1912-1939), nepermjet studimit te gazetarit dhe historianit Hazis Gjergji, te gershetuara me kujtimet e regjistruara direkt nga goja e Heroit te Popullit, Myslim Peza, luftetar i shquar demokrat dhe antifashist shqiptar.
Onderweg Deel 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: Dutch. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Op een zaterdagmiddag in mei 2005 neemt mijn leven een andere richting. Sindsdien brengt elke dag mij nieuwe verrassingen. Vaak ben ik verbijsterd over wat zich in mijn leven afspeelt maar het voelt goed aan. Hoewel ik mijn taken voor dit leven ken, blijft het vinden van de weg een ware uitdaging. In dit boek vertel ik over mijn zoektocht die mij uiteindelijk in Italië brengt.
I Cheated Death!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Greta's story of racism and prejudice, sexual exploitation, personal and business setbacks; but God was faithful to keep her safe and in His will to serve Him all the days of her life!
Letter from Alabama: The Inspiring True Story of Strangers Who Saved a Child and Changed a Family Forever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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"Letter from Alabama" is the inspiring true story of two children orphaned and abandoned, then saved by grace and a family's love -- and by a startling letter that traveled hundreds of miles and changed everything. The book richly and intimately portrays what life in America was like over several decades of the 20th century before era of the Internet and instant communication.
We All Hear Voices. Which One are You Following?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Ernie Fougere was running as a young person from a seminary where boys were being abused, running from the Mafia, because he had worked with them and knew far too much. He ran for years in terror for his life, ran from bad decisions. But all along, this strange inner voice kept speaking to him, and when he listened to it, the most unusual rescues protected him from horrific consequences.
Love And Suffering: My Road To Liberation
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2015 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Nooshin Mehrabani, the author of this book is a native of Iran. The author takes the readers through a guided tour of her life – her happy moments and travails seem to go hand-in-hand. Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba has been her Guru and God, guiding her through every moment of her life.
My Thai Story II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,380. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I had a dream like so many people do to start a new life in a new country. I decided to do more than just dream about it. I decided to give up my life in England and try and live a new life in Thailand. I wrote about my adventure in the book ‘My Thai Story’ but the story was only half told. This is the long awaited sequel to that book. My Thai Story II completes my story. It tells how my dreams f
Bollywood través de las edades
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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Bollywood Through Ages
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
since 1900’s many people contributed to Bollywood ,this book throw the light on life of those people’s .As time moved more superstars came and gave strength to the industry, at present time also many superstars are making their name on the globe , this book provides information about the life and achievements of famous personalities of Indian cinema .
Entering the Race to the Moon - Autobiography of an Apollo Rocket Scientist
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the autobiography of a rocket scientist during the early years of NASA’s Apollo Mission to the moon. This writing describes four chapters of his life. Three were significant in U.S. history; early school integration in the deep south, a period of brutality in the Marine Corps, and the race to land a man on the moon. A fourth chapter includes short stories of his Sea Scout adventures.
Trans Boomer: A Memoir of My Journey from Female to Male
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This book tells the story of one Baby Boomer's life: from a religious childhood to teenage rebellion to an adulthood in which he finally is able to live life as his true self.
Neil's Story: A Cancer Cure and Love (New Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutritional supplements
The word "cancer" can instantly instil fear and desperation. The disease takes courage and will-power to combat. For Neil and Anne, who had spent ten years in the French countryside renovating a ruined farmhouse and rejuvenating the land, their dream life suddenly became a nightmare. This is their story: about cancer, effective treatment, being cured, and the unforeseen aftermath, and about love.
Joan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,890. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by G. & E. Johnstone. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Joan Child was a trailblazer for women, a home help, hospital cook and widowed mother of five boys who rose to become the Australian Labor Party’s first woman Member of Federal Parliament and the first woman Speaker of the House of Representatives. This fiercely feminist women’s rights activist and anti-Vietnam campaigner broke through the glass ceiling and is an inspiration to all who follow.
All Together Now... We Love The Beatles 1957 - 1970
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,320. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Over fifty years ago four young men from Liverpool stunned the world with their music and went on to become the most successful group in the history of pop music. The Beatles changed popular music for good with their original and creative songs, many of which have been covered over and over again by artists around the world.
Brickbats and Tutus
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,170. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The ballet: A demanding profession requiring talent and determination. But for Julie Felix, Britain's first black ballerina, it required more; it required the strength to climb above prejudice and win.
With Gun & Gown
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Norman Friskney’s experiences as a young man were defined by two environments. The halls of Oxford University, where his studies were interrupted by the outbreak of WWII and the battlefields of southern Italy. His accounts of his experiences over the years include encounters with Harold Wilson, Margaret Thatcher, Roy Hattersley and Edmund Blunden.
We R Not Warmongers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An adventurous young man, from the Bronx, is moved by the threats of World War Three, after the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, and becomes anxious to be in the military. He joins the Marine Corps, wanting to get into a Recon unit, where he sensed the action was. Although, it took a few years, and World War Three didn’t happen, he ended up in Vietnam, and became part of a famous battle.
In Those Days Book 1 The Ties That Bind
Series: In Those Days. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In 1909 at the age of thirteen, Nellie camps with her family in the new State of Oklahoma. They fled crop failure at home in East Texas. She loved her parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters. All of them believed they could pull through the worst of circumstances. Instead, they barely scraped by with enough to eat. The book provides detailed background of her family life in those days.
The Sky Behind Me 2nd Edition, Extended Downwind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Technical Writing
The Sky Behind Me is aviation memoir, and instructional matter on Crew Resource Management. TSBM fits on shelves alongside Chickenhawk, What It is Like to Go to War, CW-2, A Final Arc of Sky: A Memoir of Critical Care and Flying: The Aviation Trilogy. Non-fiction readers who love flying and human interest tales will devour The Sky Behind Me.