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What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,560. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Don't Kill Me Just Makes Me Strong is a survival memoir that recounts Stewart Francke's remarkable journey through leukemia and a bone marrow transplant, complications and recovery. Understanding he is, as a survivor, part of the “lucky unlucky,” Francke finds the silver lining in his struggle and then some.
Perfect Prosperity — A Life in Science. A Fortune in Business.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,530. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
From the slums of Cairo to science honors and the corridors of high finance, comes a genuine American success story. His story… Meet Dr. Alex Iskandar
Up In Smoke
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"It didn’t go ‘boom’ the way a lot of people think it would have." Part of John Anson's Misanthropic Apathy & Chronic Disillusionment series.
Desperation
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Life is not about what you think you deserve. Part of John Anson's Misanthropic Apathy & Chronic Disillusionment series.
A Dockyard Matey makes Good
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Now Bob has added a third and final part, about his post-Dockyard adventures working with the Royal Aircraft Establishment (RAE), and in posts with the MoD and Government agencies, and published the whole story in one volume. The full story of his career is packed with interesting stories, and Bob’s sense of humour shines through.
Bulletproof
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
NOW A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Maci Bookout was just a normal, slightly overachieving high school girl in Chattanooga, Tennessee. When a good southern girl becomes a single teen mom, how does she hold onto her dreams? Sometimes growing up is an act of will...and Maci's will is bulletproof.
God Father, I Don´t Believe in You Anymore
Price: Free! Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this autobiographical testimony, Amparo Espinosa Rugarcia expresses her concern and rebelliousness towards traditional religious teachings concerning Yahweh.
The Path of the Moonlight
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Shelagh Bell was sorting through her mother's possessions after she had moved into a nursing home, she came across a pile of typescript, the pages screwed up or out of order. She had found her mother’s memoirs. A beautifully-written, moving and often very funny story of a family who lived through two world wars and were constantly on the move.
Intake 131
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1973, Sandy Sanderson attended School of Infantry in Gwelo, in what was then central Rhodesia, for officer training. Now, more than 40 years on, he has written a book based on the diary he kept. The result is a frank and detailed account of the training as it happened. The book will be intriguing to people with an interest in the military.
The One & Only: Peter Perrett, Homme Fatale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New! Updated and revised edition of Nina Antonia's cult classic rock biography of The Only Ones' front man Peter Perrett. With a new introduction by John Cooper-Clarke This edition has a lengthy additional chapter which brings it bang up to date (June 2015) and also includes an exclusive interview with Peter Perrett in 2015 and lyrics to new love song for Mrs Perrett.
The Beverly Hill Suppe Club (Where the Stars Came to Hang Out) An Autobiography of My Teenage Years in Beverly Hills
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Personal stories of my friendships with movie stars and celebrities like Bette Davis, Mae West, Jack Oakie, Cher, Diane Linkletter and others. I was a poor boy from South Georgia who as a teenager lived with my rich aunt in her Beverly Hills mansion. She entertained celebrities, movie stars and dignitaries. Bette Davis and I were very close and I have many previously untold stories about her.
Mileposts
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Roy’s career had many facets. He was always prepared to have a go at something different if it appeared to open another door, particularly if finances were involved. During the time covered by this screed and with discreet reference to his beloved Log Book, started in 1952 and still going strong, the outstanding impression is one of continued initiative.
Ludacris Hip Hop Mogul (Hip Hop Moguls)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ludacris knew from a young age that he wanted to work in the music industry
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Russian
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The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia is a luminous memoir that describes the coming of age of a young Jewish girl in an oppressive totalitarian society rife with hypocrisy and Antisemitism.
Sex, Salvage & Secrets
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.
Not Another Danger Boy: The Sequel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Book two in a series of autobiographical short stories based on life-changing events.
Marjorie White: Her Life and Work
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
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
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.
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.