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Muslim Knights - Volume 1
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 3 · Muslim Knights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In this book you can read about historical Islamic figures such as Salman Al-Farisi (the first Persian Muslim), Bilal bin Ribah (the first man to do the athan), Ibn Al-Maghazilee (a talented comedian), Eyas bin Mu'awiya (a famously clever judge), Nuaiman bin Amr Al-Ansari (an irrepressible trickster), Muhammad (peace be upon him), Abdullah bin Huthafa and Suhaib bin Sinan (the first Roman Muslim).
Killers of the Lonely Hearts: The Tale of Serial Killers Raymond Fernandez & Martha Beck (A True Crime Short)
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Killers of the Lonely Hearts by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders and The Sex Slave Murders 2, R. Barri Flowers, is a true crime short about serial killers Raymond Fernandez & Martha Beck, who preyed on lonely women through personal ads, stealing from them and then murdering the women before the ultimate justice was served on the killer lovers.
Sacrifice - The True Story of Courage over Chernobyl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,470. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Saint Gaudens Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Hero of the Soviet Union Gourgen Karapetyan and Gromov Experimental Test Pilot Anatoly Grishchenko flew into Hell over Chernobyl to save the Motherland and the World. Anatoly developed a radiation-induced, life-threatening, blood disorder. Gougen sought the assistance of a colleague in flight, Cap Parlier, to obtain a potential curative treatment for Anatoly in Seattle. This is their story.
My Name Is Ross: An Alcoholic's Journey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,990. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
This is a compelling book for anyone suffering from alcoholism, seeking to understand it, or wanting to warn loved ones and friends of its affects. Brutally honest and inspiring, it tells the life story of one of Australia's well-known writers as an alcoholic and his struggle to become and stay sober.
Italian Funerals and Other Festive Occasions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
The Mafia at his doorstep, a scary grandmother with “special powers” and his favorite aunt who knitted him sweaters and smuggled gin: New York in the 20s seemed so normal to the seven year old boy. With great humor Mr. Miranda shares his bizarre family secrets with us, and also twelve of his secret family recipes going back five Sicilian generations. He proves reality is stranger than fiction!
Terrorism Malala and Swat
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A book inside a true story of current army operation and th insurgency of taliban in the valley true stories of the people who faced a life threatening trauma of their lives . This book will change your entire perspective.
Autumn Dreams (Book Two of the Miracles Trilogy)
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 59,180. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Author Amber Jerome~Norrgard continues the story of how she beat the odds of infertility in Autumn Dreams, Book Two of the Miracles Trilogy. Taken from the author’s journal entries and essays, Autumn Dreams is a true life account of a woman’s battle with post-partum depression and infertility, the devastating loss of her miscarriage in 2007, and the miracle of the birth of her second daughter.
I Thought I Left: A Different Kind of Near Death Experience
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,230. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story about an important piece of my life. It is not just about suicide, but rather the events immediately after my attempt to end my life. Have you ever wondered what goes through someone’s mind when they make that decision? At that moment are they happy? Are they sad? What does it feel like? Do they have second thoughts? This book gives you my answers to those questions.
UKIYO-E Poems from the Floating World
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Collection of Poetry authored by Ilona Garrett.
The Woman on the Inside is Greater Than the Woman You See: What Do You See?
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 40,090. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
I am a woman who have had many issues in life. My issues started in my childhood, and it ran until my adult life. For many years I did not love myself, because I thought I was unattractive and too thin. As a woman that loves the Lord, I now know that looks are not what we should be dwelling on. It is good to look and dress nice, but our inner part is what we should be focusing on.God is a Healer.
Meet Amelia Earhart: An Illustrated Biography of Amelia Earhart. For Children 8 Years Old & Up.
Series: Meet Famous People, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Living Plus Healthy Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Looking for an inspirational hero to introduce your children to? Amelia Earhart is surely a great choice! "Meet Amelia Earhart" was written for kids age 8 & up (Grade 3 & up). With colorful illustrations, this biography focuses on how Amelia Earhart shows us that seemingly unreachable “dreams” can be accomplished if you're willing to keep working hard until you reach whatever goal you have set.
Card City, A Cure for the Crater
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
We have these gatherings on both sides, the light and the dark. Do we need someone to walk with the dead?
Being Down, Looking Up: The Adventures of an Itinerant Shoeshiner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about an unusual journey. A few years ago Rob Walters decided to become a shoeshine boy. He stowed his shoeshine kit, a tent, and a few items of clothing in a trailer, connected the trailer to his push bike and set off from Oxford to visit the old shoe-making cities of middle England. Along the way he polished many shoes and gained a fascinating insight into his own country.
The Red Priest: The Life of Antonio Vivaldi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Born in Venice, Italy, Antonio Vivaldi was one of the most influential and highly regarded Baroque composers, although his fame blazed only briefly. He is most remembered for his concertos, particularly “The Four Seasons,” but his overall production was enormous, ranging from orchestral and vocal music for both secular and church settings, as well as opera scores and libretti. In addition, Vivald
Eva's War: A True Story of Survival
Series: Biography & Memoir · Krutein Memoirs, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 82,720. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
Danzig, a Free City between the Great Wars, then seized by Hitler in 1939, is threatened by Soviet troops as Eva Krutein flees with her daughter in January, 1945. It is the beginning of a harrowing year of privation, defeat, moral quandaries, growth and, finally, healing. This compelling account of the hardships and horrors of war remains throughout an uplifting family odyssey.
Canadian Scribbler: Collected Letters of an Underground Writer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Always insightful, often witty and consistently inspirational, Canadian Scribbler: Collected Letters of an Underground Writer is a thoughtful collection of letters from one man whose passion for the creative industry—and trying to survive in it—shines through on every page.
Histórias do Terceiro Tempo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A ideia básica do livro é de que todos nós - e não apenas as celebridades e as pessoas que realizaram feitos extraordinários -fizemos muita coisa na vida e temos histórias para contar. As histórias, contadas em tom de conversa informal, cobrem um período extenso da vida do autor, desde sua infância até a velhice. Estão agrupadas em capítulos, em função de assuntos comuns.
The Death Of A Mother
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Go with Lisa as she reflects back and share her thoughts on the death of her beloved mother, at the tender age of 4. She's one of seven children to her mother Constance Marie Frye. Also inside is a letter from Connie's sister that inspired her to write about her mother's death.
The Rise and Fall of the Silent Film Era, Vol III: The Film Studios & Directors
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 36,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
By 1930 all the films being produced were “talkies.” The studios spent $24 million upgrading their studios to make sound movies and another $300 million to wire up their theaters And so with sound the silent film era came to a close. The legendary beauty of the actresses and handsomeness of the actors quickly faded, as did their names and they were forgotten by all but a few.
The Rise and Fall of the Silent Film Era, Vol I: The Actors
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
They are all gone now but what a trail they blazed across the night-time sky. They had entered a new and exciting industry and single-handedly elevated it into an art form (at least for a while). The way they dressed, the way they acted, the way they lived became the object of the greatest interest to their millions of fans who sought to emulate them in every way they could.