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An American Odyssey
By Kenneth Weaver
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
Beginning with the story of his ancestor who emigrated from Europe and fought in the American Revolution and taking us through his own service in World War Two and his career afterwards, Kenneth Weaver depicts a truly American odyssey.
Christopher Marlowe - the man who wrote Shakespeare
By John Barber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Imagine that the Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe did not meet his death in a tavern brawl on 30 May 1593 but with the aid of Elizabeth’s secret service escaped to Italy and an innocent stranger killed in his place. This essay assumes that to the truth and examines the works of Shakespeare as being influenced by Marlowe forwarding part or completed scripts from his place of exile.
My Dad Is A Freak
By Thomas Bell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over the years, Tom Bell has ignored his nephews,cursed crying infants, and never touched someone else's poo. Now, at age 50, with two toddlers and an infant, he wracks his brain daily for any useless skills accumulated from a half-century of single-life. "MY DAD IS A FREAK” is the conclusion that each of his children will inevitably arrive at,in their own good time, despite his best efforts.
So...This Is Grace
By Donna Anderson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,180. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
So…This is Grace Short description/smashword so…this is grace is a true story of a woman named grace. it follows her through the school years into adult life. she lived through some difficult times developing a strong character of integrity and survival. She came to recognize God’s unending love and care in her life.
Spinning Blues Into Gold: The Chess Brothers and the Legendary Chess Records
By Nadine Cohodas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The story of the Chess brothers, who worked hand-in-glove with disenfranchised black musicians, and how their lives entwined with the great blues, r&b, and rock artists who appeared on their legendary record labels. They changed what America and the world listened to, introducing us to Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Etta James and countless others.
Beatles: The Untold Story
By Ernie Schultze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
An investigative reporter delves into the rumor of the death and replacement of Paul McCartney
They Want to learn English
By Jeanie Hore
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Teaching English in China. Do you want to know how to do this or whats expected? Here is all the information you will need to make a smooth journey towards a wonderful rewarding experience.
Love at the Speed of Email
By Lisa McKay
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Separated by the Pacific Ocean, two people build a long distance relationship and confront troubling personal questions about passion, commitment, and home.
Collectively Yours - Tales from the Borderline
By david merron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Kibbutz - a true to life personal account in short story and anecdote of an Israeli collective settlement on a 'live' border during a turbulent period.
American Pies - Baking With Dave the Pie Guy
By David Niall Wilson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,090. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
American Pies contains instructions and recipes for Persimmon, Pear, Mango, Pineapple, Grape, Honey-Crisp Apple, Nectarine, Plum, Strawberry and Raspberry Pies, plus the recipe for the "American Pie" itself. Each recipe has been tested - and the results consumed. Also included are a history of pie - and the author's fond memories.
Surviving The Storm
By Etha Gray
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Surviving The Storm, takes you into the deep recesses of a woman’s mind as she relives her years of physical, mental and sexual abuse. As a result of those years of abuse, she finds herself in the moral dilemma of contemplating suicide as a means of relief from a life she hates. This story is true and is based on real life events in one woman's life.
My Dream about Mark
By Matt Chatelain
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This biographical short story reviews a dream I had about a friend, Mark, shortly after he died. It was my only experience with a ghostly visitation, if that's what it was. Judge for yourself.
Chronicle December 26, 2011 - April 29, 2012
By David Santamaria
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Writer's diary i wrote between December 26, 2011 and April 29, 2012. 36 pages in almost American, and a bit in french. I start today Chronicle ( May 13, 2012 - ?? ?? ?? :) Enjoy !
My Journey Entries
By Kevin Christian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
~Join me in my breathtaking true story about my journey with my scheming abusive adoptive mother Mary. I’ll be telling you all the fanatical stories concerning my disastrous teen hood. And, how I endure the drama and fought in what I thought was right. Hopefully my dreams of leading a normal life might come true, or will I be just another victim; in my adoptive mothers deceitful mind games.
Love Notes from Tunis: Part Two
By Tanner Brooks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,970. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Love Notes from Tunis series is the true story of a young man's recent experience teaching American culture and politics at a Tunisian university, and the year's struggle for empathy and intimacy between clashing individuals, lovers and cultures. What emerges is a deeply personal account of understanding, friendship and romance between people chancing a crossroad of Islam and the West.
Crosscultural Doctoring.On and Off the beaten Path
By William LeMaire
Price: Free! Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is about my academic career as an Ob&Gyn; my decision at 55 to jump in the unknown; my work abroad; and how I accomplished this. The book is a series of loosely connected anecdotes, medical and non medical, funny and not so funny. I will convey the excitement and satisfaction of this decision. The hope is that the book will inspire others to make the jump and may be even to write their story
How Much More?
By Penny Wilson
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2001 a family murder was committed that shocked the neighbourhood to the core. Newspapers followed events and the ensuing court cases closely, but these reports covered merely the superficial facts. Here for the first time is Penny’s story. There were times when she asked, “How much further, how much more can I take?” until she was able to see the panoramic of the Lord's bigger picture.
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By Nick Whelan
Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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Adventures of A Third World Shopkeeper
By Adrian Reynolds
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Several years in the life of an English expatriate, married into the community and living life as a merchant in Tampico's central market. Wry observations, social commentary, political ranting and blunt honesty make this a refreshingly different view of Mexico, away from the crystal seas of Cancun and the bucolic ease of gringo retiree communes.
America's Heroes:; Untold Stories of Honor, Courage and Sacrifice
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Combat wounded veterans from World War II, Korea, Bosnia, Vietnam, Afghanistan and Iraq tell their stories in their own words for the first time.