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Sex, Salvage & Secrets by Reef Perkins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reef Perkins has led a colorful life – combat veteran, smuggler, and salvager. He tells all in this funny and fascinating memoir. From near death at the age of four to “the Pimple Years” to the Jack and Jill Dude Ranch to fighting In-Country in Vietnam to Key West Daze, you’ll encounter real-life adventures that are more entertaining than fiction.
Marjorie White: Her Life and Work by Gary Olszewski
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Marjorie White" details the life story of an actress of the '20s and '30s, a top starlet of her day, but virtually forgotten today.
Lucky Stars: Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell by Sarah Baker
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The book includes a detailed filmography and is lavishly illustrated with over 100 photographs, many from Charles Farrell's estate. Includes a foreword by director Allison Anders (Grace of My Heart, Things Behind the Sun).
Fields of Bali by Glenn Ogier
You set the price! Words: 69,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Bali Bombings of 12th October 2002 changed the lives of many people throughout the world but not more than those who lost loved ones. This book is a personal insight into the true impact that a loss like this can have on someone as they try to make sense of their own existence – living without the one they envisaged spending forever with. Simply this is a story of love, loss and living.
O Espiritismo mudou minha vida. by marciocintra
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Com o estudo da Doutrina Espírita minha visão de Mundo transformou-se na minha reforma íntima, encontrei as respostas para perguntas que acredito que todos desejam saber, e tive a consciência de que Deus é um pai maravilhoso, de justiça e bondade, e nada de mal pode ter sido criado por ele, o mal encontra-se ainda em nossa falta de conhecimento, no nosso orgulho e egoísmo.
Galileo Galilei – A Short Biography by Doug West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » European
Galileo Galilei has been called the father of modern science, and rightly so, his discoveries confirmed that the Sun, not the Earth, was at the center of the solar system. His work on motion laid the groundwork for the science of physics. As well as an early scientist, he was also an inventor – perfecting the telescope, microscope, and the thermometer.
Querido Serrat by Bertha A. Alonso Castillo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,820. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Este es el relato de Lucía, una muchacha que crece en una familia típica de los años sesenta-setenta. Nos cuenta su paso por la escuela Preparatoria y la Facultad de Medicina en los años setenta. Lucía nos comparte sus angustias y alegrías. Nos narra sus “amores platónicos”, sus amores reales y la que se convierte en su gran ilusión desde los catorce años, conocer al “Querido Serrat"
Filosofía contemporánea: Autorreflexion.- Musica del Espiritu by Leopoldo Eduardo Umpierrez Camus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,650. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
El pensamiento reflexivo va dirigido a objetivos propios: facilitar nuevos caminos al conocimiento personal, arrojando luz sobre la actividad y regulación del subconsciente a nivel del Sistema Limbico y de las vías de asociación en la corteza cerebral, e inundar nuestro ámbito vital por actividad pensada Tálamo - Cortical que proporcione sentido de realidad con propósito de vida.
Dutch Schultz German Jewish-American Mobster by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Harlem lottery was a money making affair. It operated in poor neighborhoods and required bettors to match 3 numbers that were chosen at random. Schultz paid off a Tammany Hall assemblyman to protect lottery headquarters from police raids. When police meandered too close they were reassigned to other locations. My book looks at its operation and how it thrived even after Schultz was murdered.
The Dawn is My Brother by Richard Williamson
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.
Život Mohameda - Síra by Bill Warner
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: Czech. Published: July 16, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Mohamedův život je impozantní příběh. Byl sirotkem, který vyrostl v chudobě, aby se nakonec stal vládcem celé Arábie. Vytvořil nové náboženství, přišel s novým způsobem vedení války a ustavil nový politický systém včetně jeho zákonů – šaríe. Mohamed se stal největším světovým válečníkem. Sám Mohamed tvrdil, že jednoho dne se bude jeho zákony řídit celý svět.
Ben Holt by Mayme Wilkins Holt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Mayme Wilkins Holt opens up her heart to share the incredible story of her son, musician and singer Ben Holt. This book is not only a biography of a talented musician who was taken too soon, but is also a musical journey. Ben graduated from Juilliard and was a successful vocal artist, being featured in several great classical music and operatic performances, including Metropolitan Opera Company.
Easy Guide to Journal Writing by Patsy Weedon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by CPublishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Has this ever happened to you? Your best friend asks for the name of the interior decorator you considered hiring three years ago and for the life of you, your memory has taken a trip to never never land. Or your recollection of the details for the B&B you stayed at on your fifteenth anniversary has been permanently erased from your brain? This book has everything you need to know.
Gozo: Is the Grass Greener? by Freya Barrington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
"Gozo: Is the Grass Greener?" is the story of the bestselling author, Freya Barrington, and her husband, Steve, when they moved from the UK to live on the small, Mediterranean island of Gozo in the Maltese archipelago.
Sitting Pretty In Pink Ribbon by Gigi Lopez
Price: $9.99 USD. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Broke, single, and living with her parents at the age of 29, it seemed like things could only go up for Gigi. Then she got diagnosed with breast cancer, teaching her that no matter how bad life gets, there’s always room for it to get worse. Read this hilarious and heartbreaking chronicle of a young survivor and watch your money do good. All proceeds from July-October 2015 will fund BC programs.
Born to Fight by Steve Morgan
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
Steve Morgan's life has indeed been a fight, against racism, loss, sabotaged dreams and – the hardest opponent of all – himself. Read about the lessons Steve learnt on the way, and why he believes that winning the fight of life can only be done when you make sure you have God in your corner.
Waiting for Something to Happen by Adrienne de Mont
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 48,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Athol Varley already had a pilot’s licence when he joined the RAF in 1941, but his eyesight precluded him from flying in combat.Having too much time on his hands allowed him to write many letters and diary entries about his thoughts and feelings. The result is an interesting insight into the hopes, fears and attitudes of the war years.
The Yorkshire Hunter: The Paul Ingle Story by Paul Ingle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
The story of Paul Ingle - aka 'The Yorkshire Hunter' - is one of tough northern English roots, ambition, glory, tragedy and ultimately hope. After an IBF featherweight world title win over Manuel Medina, Ingle came off the Madison Square Garden canvas to stop Junior Jones in an epic for the IBO belt. Then disaster struck. This is the tale of a fighter whose fiercest battle came outside the ring.
Guest Parking: Zita Johann by Rick Atkins
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Zita shared her life story with author Rick Atkins during their nineteen-year friendship. She told of her tumultuous family, with whom she immigrated at age six to America, her long love of the stage, her experiences in Hollywood, her failed marriages, and the reawakening that later changed her life