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Preserve Protect and Defend: The Presedency of Abraham Lincoln
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
This book touches on many of the Civil War battles, Lincoln's speeches and writings and most of his actions during his presidency. It is simply written and an excellent introduction to Abraham Lincoln. It is the third volume in a series which includes his early years, his time as a lawyer and his reentry into politics.
A Transformative Journey Out, Beyond, and Back: My Evolving Relationship with Tradition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,180. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author describes how he bucked his Irish-Catholic childhood Tradition and went on on a transformative journey as a Maryknoll missionary with cross-cultural and inter-religious ramification, into realms of spiritual growth beyond imagining. And a successful search for his Dad that marked his whole life. And back again to savor the joy of sharing these riches with one and all.
Le grand secret de Sade. Un changement radical d´interprétation de sa vie et de son oeuvre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: French. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Nouvelle explication de la vie et de l´oeuvre de Sade partant de données historiques connues mais negligées par les biographes à cause d´interêts et préjugés.
Total Immersion: Ten Years in France
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,170. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Total Immersion shares with you the fun, faux pas and frustrations of the expat experience in rural France whilst running a business, bringing up children and generally grappling with life in a foreign language. It's the sequel to 'Heads Above Water: Staying Afloat in France'.
El gran secreto de Sade. Un cambio radical de interpretación de su vida y de su obra.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Nueva explicación de la vida y la obra de Sade a partir de datos históricos conocidos, pero pasados por alto por los biógrafos a causa de prejuicios e intereses.
A Kangaroo In My Sideboard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,310. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An Englishwoman’s account of emigrating to Australia in 1949, together with her asthmatic husband, their three year old daughter – and her mother’s antique sideboard!
An Unexpected Development
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in the second World War in London to UK working class parents without a book in the house, Derrick was not expected to do or be anything except a blue-collar worker.
The Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a year in the life of a Surrey wood which has seen Romans, Normans and a German bomber. It is now rich in animal life, plants and dog walkers.
Marriage is More Than Just a Wedding Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 308,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marriage Is More than Just a Wedding Band Leads on from that traumatic evening and we get to discover what happens to Ben after his kidnapping... Will he get away in time for the wedding?
To Tell You The Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bob King was born in 1923. He and his siblings emerged into a poverty-stricken family in which love for them was noticeably absent. They did not themselves feel deprived, being too young to realize that the state in which they lived was not the universal pattern.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
The Complete X-Ray Rider: Mileposts on the Road to Childhood's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.
Habana 505
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 193,410. Language: Spanish. Published: February 3, 2018 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hijo de una encumbrada familia, perteneciente a la élite cubana, Fernando Pruna Bertot tenía ante él un prometedor futuro. Viajando entre Nueva York y la Habana, fue colecciónando conquistas y dólares hasta que un día Fidel Castro se hizo con el poder en Cuba.
Iron Rice Bowl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,360. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018 by Lorraine. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The name Loo Shang means ''the way to get riches''. For this child of a dispossessed Chinese family, there were no riches. His life was hard. An immigrant, alone, at age 14, his life was harder. Enriched with extensive exposition of Chinese history, customs and beliefs, Iron Rice Bowl is Loo Shang's inspiring story of struggle, challenges, and eventual success as the Australian, Tom Kwok.
Dreamer of the Day: A story of Love, Sailing and Adventure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Losing two yachts, the first off the coast of Africa and the second on a reef in New Guinea, would be enough for anyone, but not John and Jan Nicholls. They recovered to live the dream – building four sailing catamarans, chartering on Sydney harbour, and finishing by building a luxury lodge in Queensland.
Gnani Purush - Part 1 (Gujarati)
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: Gujarati. Published: January 29, 2018 by Dada Bhagwan Aradhana Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
To meet a Gnani Purush (Self-Realized One) is extremely rare. One such Gnani Purush is Param Pujya Dada Bhagwan. The book “Gnani Purush – Part 1”, describes his early childhood life before he attained spontaneous Self Realization.
An Italian Home: Settling Beside Lake Como
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What is it like for two middle aged people to emigrate to a foreign country. Paul and Nicola found out 28 years ago. The book is their journey that will help others who want to follow the same path. It includes the pitfalls. Learning a new language. Making new friends. The fun and humour encountered. The wonderful atmosphere of life on Lake Como in northern Italy.
Dairy Cows and Duck Races
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 93,430. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After years of hard work, Philip Dixon's dream of owning and running his own dairy farm came true. Along the way he met fascinating characters. Even personal tragedy never phazed him and he continued to work hard and play hard. "Skilfully crafted tales of farming life that veer seamlessly between enchanting and explicit, hilarious and heart-breaking" Paul Radford, former Reuters Senior Editor.
Our Two Societies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Go along with the author as he discovers two different societies alive and well in America and their influences on all American life. The author challenges many preconceived notions as he reflects upon these two societies while growing up in America and reflecting back upon them while living in Japan. If you are looking for a great story to read and then share, look no further.