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Unbelievable
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
True events in Europe from 1958 to the middle of 1960, narrated into a humorous and romantic story, also disclosing the background of a scientific discovery, which was then never revealed to the public.
Margaret Fuller: An Uncommon Woman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Who was Margaret Fuller? She was a 19th century journalist and author who changed the way we think about women. Margaret sympathized with the plight of the Indians and praised the virtues of Irish immigrants. She covered a revolution in Italy and argued for women's rights. Read about Margaret in this concise new biography.
My Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This the story of my journey in faith leading to my becoming an Anglican priest in my old age.
Who the hell is Stokey Woodall?
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Woodall's credentials as a writer are that he has lived and is a natural storyteller. He's sailed over 300,000 miles including 30 trips across the Atlantic,survived being ship wrecked in the Red Sea,been locked in a bordello in Caracas and was pursued by angry Argentinean sailors during the Falklands war.His English teacher, who said "you will not go far" would be proud. Paul Gelder YM.
13 miles & walking
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book explores the meaning of an audacious journey I undertook as poor, frightened and confused teenager in rural South Africa. With hindsight, I discern the meaning of events building up to and including the trek itself.
Black Sheep and Gold Diggers
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Price: Free! Words: 58,110. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The personal stories of two men, Richard Venvill and Joseph Allen who were transported to Australia as convicts. Both were pardoned for very different reasons. The book spans the years from 1830 to 1902 and follows them through their convict years, the settlement of Port Philip, the beginnings of Melbourne,the gold rush,and other events that affected their lives.
Living in Paradise
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
When John and Heather decided a move to the country would be the perfect lifestyle change, Heather had no idea what an adventure lay ahead. Tossing aside her high-heeled shoes, this management consultant stepped into a world she was ill-prepared to handle. 'Living in Paradise', was interwoven with abundant challenges and demanded skills she had not intended to add to her resume!
A Sky Full of Challenges
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extraordinary test pilot, Joe Dobronski colorfully tells his experiences flying early to recent jet aircraft in a way that is engaging for everyone and captivating for pilots. You will learn about many unique challenges encountered in the successes and tragedies of fighter development during the "Golden Age of Aviation." All proceeds are sent to Catholic Missions.
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
Songs for Joss: a sample selection
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
Songs for Joss: a sample collection Being the TRUE, unique and ongoing story of the MAN who wrote the Valentine songs and poems for the WOMAN each year from 1981 until today. Internet connection required to access embedded songs and videos.
El Judío - Salvador de la Raza Negra
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 36,470. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2012 by Cornelius McQuillan. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
El Judío narra la historia de un hombre converso no solamente del Judaísmo al Catolicismo sino también de un niño tímido y delicado hasta ser un valiente y santo varón. Jacobo nació en un pequeño arrabal de Severne de Alsacia Francia, pero llegó a ser responsable por la evangelización del continente africano.
From Blue Collar to Businessman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Keller L. Coleman IV, better known as “Coach Keller,” went from Blue Collar to Businessman because he made a plan and made it happen. Many people have dreams and make plans they don’t know how to execute; hence they never come to fruition. I want to empower you to live the life of your dreams, not just by making a plan, but by seeing it through and making it happen.
Blessings of Failure: A Transylvanian Memoir
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
A memoir of a Transylvanian physician, a child of communism where failure was guaranteed. In a stubborn pursuit of realizing her parents' failed ideals, she keeps changing careers and countries. She excels in three professions, only to lose each as her inner quest drives her toward an ever-changing vision of becoming. Paradoxically, her freedoms and successes have come from failures.
The Changing Academic Market: General Trends and a Berkeley Case Study
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Inside story and scholarly analysis of a major sociology department's search, during the mid-70s, to fill many faculty jobs--all attempted in the midst of fundamental changes to the college market that began in the 1960s. That sea change is exposed with candid self-awareness and examined in its practical effects: treatment of candidates, affirmative action, shrinking markets, and recommendations.
Standing Naked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
I wrote a memoir about a six month period of time during 2003-2004 when my entire world turned upside down while my husband was deployed to Iraq. I had a small child to care for, my mother recently had died, my father was currently dying, my sister was autistic and dependent, and my family had a practically condemned house to sell and a financial mess.
Remembering "Star Search"
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.00 from 1 review)
A story about the process of auditioning and performing on the national TV show Star Search with Ed McMahon.
ABC OF THE BACKWARDS
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
THE backward-classed (OBC) exploited from the ancient to modern age in India. How the rich-budhaism is abolished in india gradually by Hindu and Muslim Rulers. Till in India the OBC is neglected and exploited; though Govt. of India has taken a lot measures to uplift them along with protectionism after the Indipendence.
Grandpa's Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ever wondered what it would be like to manage an apartment building? How about being a pro-wrestler? What if your house was suddenly surrounded by several feet of mud? The answers to these questions are in Norman Miller's collection of short stories. You will laugh until you cry.
Living Beneath the Radar; A Nine Year Journey Around the World
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is the story of a young man who had a desire to travel and see the world. This nine-year journey gave him the opportunity to see our planet with different cultures and religions. The experience changed how he sees the world forever. Journey with the author and see what the world was like from 1970 to 1979.
Leaves From The Fig Tree
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An extraordinary life shared by an extraordinary raconteuse. ‘ … One spoke to me once of years passing and conjured up a picture of a great fig tree, the leaves falling, each leaf another year of his life.’