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Fitz John Porter by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Fitz John Porter worked for 15 years to have his officer's rank restored, and his reputation vindicated, after he was found guilty in a court martial. Porter ascended the military ranks after graduating from West Point in 1845. On August 30, 1862 he was ordered by a superior to bring his troops forward at the Second Battle of Bull Run. My e-book documents Porter's disgrace and final restoration.
The Rainbow Man by Kevin J. Murphy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,630. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When life wasn't so serious... An Entrepreneurial Spirit was Born. An autobiographical account of childhood years and growing up when there weren't so many rules. Super Intelligent with a mischievous will, tells humorous tales of early life experiences with a colourful slant on Human Nature.
The Adas 2015: The Ada Cambridge Biographical Prose Prize, The Ada Cambridge Poetry Prize, The Young Adas Short Story Prize and Graphic Short Story Prize. by Williamstown Literary Festival
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Australian & Oceanian, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This ebook volume of the Ada Cambridge literary awards anthology contains the short-listed and winning entries for three of the prizes: Biographical Prose Prize, Poetry Prize, and Young Adas Short Stories. The print edition, available for loan or purchase at any Hobsons Bay Libraries branch, also features two entries for the Young Adas Graphic Short Stories.
Fiona's Fight by Fiona Fifield
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Fiona Fifield is a multiple sclerosis (MS) survivor. Her mother and sister also have multiple sclerosis and her father suffers equally debilitating ailments. In this autobiography Fiona takes you through her troubled childhood and adolescence, as well as her struggles with sobriety. Follow Fiona as she fights for her life, struggling through the challenges of having MS and her relationships.
Dragon Soul: 30 Years of Dragon Ball Fandom by Derek Padula
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,000. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
With a foreword from Christopher Sabat and Sean Schemmel, Dragon Soul: 30 Years of Dragon Ball Fandom is a grand celebration of the world's greatest anime and manga and it's momentous 30th Anniversary. Features 81 stories from fans in 25 countries, plus 27 stories from professionals who helped created Dragon Ball in 7 countries, and bring the series to fans across the world.
Remember When by Skip Crayton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Through a collection of columns for the Sun Journal and the Trent Woods Times, Skip Crayton describes what makes it so special to live, work or just enjoy being a part of the New Bern, NC., community on living in New Bern, NC. Filled with a deep love of family and all the little things that make living in New Bern special, Crayton truly captures the spirit of a great small town on the coast.
Life After Death by Skip Crayton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Skip's wife died, Skip felt like he died with her. He knew she would find life after death but never thought there would be life after her death for him. Skip kept going with his faith in God. This is a story of struggle. It’s not a story of despair, but of faith carrying us through our hardest times. It’s the story of how God brought Skip back into the light and gave him life after death.
General James Wilkinson by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
James Wilkinson was a friend of Benedict Arnold and Aaron Burr during the American Revolution. Unlike these two dubious figures of American History Wilkinson was able to continue influencing events in our nation's history. He did so despite blatantly working as an agent of the Spanish government which wanted to make Kentucky a foreign territory. Wilkinson continued as a general in the War of 1812.
Ohio Portraits Vol. 1: A Midwestern Micromemoir by Erika Price
Series: Ohio Portraits. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Researchers call it the Cleveland Brain Drain. We grow, we suck all the nutrients from the dirt, we learn, we save our money, and we leave. We are statistics. We move by trends, like the grandparents and parents who brought us here. They placed their roots beside the veins of salt that ran beneath the lake. We have placed thin roots in the air. A huge hunk of us stays. But not the brain.
Our Voices, Our Generation: Still Surviving 2014 by Survival Ink
You set the price! Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is our autobiography. These are OUR VOICES and this is OUR GENERATION. We are STILL SURVIVING.
Boston Corbett by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I have written an e-book about Boston Corbett using 19th century sources, primarily old newspapers from New York City, Philadelphia, and upstate New York. Corbett led a tortured life after he took responsibility for John Wilkes Booth's murder on April 26, 1865. He preached regularly as a member of the Methodist Episcopal faith. Yet he was often reminded that he disobeyed orders and was no hero.
Then Came Heaven by Gilda Arruda
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Then Came Heaven: A memoir, is a source of inspiration and guidance; it serves as a loving example of what it means to live no matter where the truth may lead you or how difficult it may be. It is also a lesson on the patience of change. Each page is the embodiment of hope, trust, knowledge, and self-acceptance to develop a sense of worth within ourselves.
Why Am I Still a Catholic? by DEMAC A.C.
Price: Free! Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
If the Catholic Church does not treat us women as equal, why do we keep being catholic? This book contains 5 essays that try to answer this question. These works are based on everyday specific situations that women live in an un-equal environment in Spanish Speaking America (Ibero-America).
De Cá De Dentro by Ana Mira
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 29,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 5, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
'Perdi-me nos caminhos certos e nos caminhos errados. Perdi-me. Perdi-me por amor. Amei tantas pessoas na minha vida e, apesar de umas tantas desilusões, continuo a amar com a mesma força e a mesma intensidade dos meus 20 anos.
Del Nagual by Kornely
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Harto de la ruinosa rutina materialista que le envuelve y ahoga… Kornely decide embarcarse en una estrambótica aventura hacia lo desconocido. DEL NAGUAL es un relato que narra las intensas sensaciones vividas tras ingerir Plantas Sagradas (Peyote, Ayahuasca, San Pedro, Opio). El autor llega a una isla paradisiaca, se instala en una poderosa cueva volcánica y como ascético ermitaño (...)
The Silent Scream by Bwana Bundouki
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,240. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the calls of the birds, the rumbling of elephants, the unnerving chuckle of hyena at night, and the silent scream of the impala on its death throes with its outstretched neck the lions jaws to the antics of some of the human inhabitants, the sounds and sights of the African bush are relived in these pages. There are other adventures which did not involve hunting
A Filly Called Honey Gal “Sequel to A Wolf Called Ring” by A. W. Sibley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,830. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Filly Called Honey Gal is the story of a young boy in the 1940’s, growing up in a rural environment with his best friends; his horse Honey Gal and his dog Ring. The story chronicles their exciting and sometimes dangerous adventures. It is a heartwarming story of a red blooded American boy and his childhood with Honey Gal & Ring by his side in an era long past.