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Sins Dyed In Blood: In Search of the Newcastle Pirate
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Edward Robinson was a British pirate who sailed with Blackbeard during the Golden Age of Piracy in the early 1700s. Born in Newcastle upon Tyne, Robinson crossed the Atlantic to the Caribbean and the Americas. In 1718, he was captured and sentenced to death by hanging in Charleston, South Carolina. But was he really a murderous sea-robber, and did he deserve his brutal fate?
Running on Two Different Tracks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015 by Shebooks Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A quest to become a mother, and a mystery in Italy, take the author to the edge of despair but also to salvation.
Alaskan Troller
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ron Merritt has been a commercial fisherman for over 30 years in Southeastern Alaska. Born a landlocked South Dakotan, his journey to becoming a troller is an intriguing narrative on fishing, family, and the Alaskan way. In this rollicking book he shares some of his most exciting, humorous and heartfelt tales, experiences gathered from a life at sea.
Abraham Lincoln: The Formative Years 1809-1841
Price: Free! Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Covers Abraham Lincoln's life from childhood through his twenties in New Salem to his first years as a lawyer in Springfield. The book shows how he used all of his experiences--his story telling, his teaching, his studying, his friendship with the locals, his speeches to prepare for whatever was ahead of him.
Odisea maldita: Un viaje por el sistema de justicia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: Spanish. Published: August 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Trayectoria a través de un largo proceso judicial que está diseñado para destruir las vidas de las personas que caen dentro de sus entrañas.
Rabbi Kameleon
Price: Free! Words: 105,390. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
The father, the son and a lot of anger. The son tells the truth about his father, the late Chassidic grand rabbi of Chabad, Rebbe M.M.Schneerson: not a holy man, not a genius, not honest. A heartless father who left his baby son in Europe while he returned to live in New York. A father who refused to talk to his son more than 4 times a year and agreed to meet his son only twice in 40 years.
Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future: A 29-Minute Bathroom Genius Summary
Price: $3.45 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015 by BLVNP Incorporated. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
We know that your "time is valuable", so we keep it short and concise. Learn how and what Elon Musk struggles with, and what "SPARKS" his creativity. Why he his capable and legendary like the famous Edison, Ford and Jobs. Based on the original book, "Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future" by Ashlee Vance. Learn Ashlee Vance experience from his conversations with Musk.
Love & Other Stuff - Part 5: Commentary Stuff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,560. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Have you ever pondered the lottery of your birth and how this one random event has affected the course of your life?
Can Your Most Embarrassing Moment Top This?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Warning! If bathroom humor is not for you, then--don’t--read--this--book! But if so, read on! "For the sake of the family, you must not use your real name!" so said my wife of 41 years. D.S. said, "While reading Vic Latrine’s story about his embarrassing moments, I laughed right out loud and kept laughing for about an hour afterward. When you think the embarrassment can’t get any worse--it does!"
Women's Surname Change
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
How do women experience the surname change issue in terms of the protection of equal, legal, social and economic rights? To begin with, I started to think about this question in a larger context when my surname was changed without my consent after my marriage. One day I realized I had two diplomas, each with a different name on it; however, both those people are me.
Anya's Song
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,200. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Llumina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
World War. With her mother and sister, Erna fled Poland soon after the Nazi invasion. The eventually found refuge in a remote area of modern-day Tajikistan. It was there that Erna met Yonas, the love of her life and future husband.
White Boy On Fire and the Hall of Answers
Price: Free! Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Burn everything to find the truth. And have fun too. Why not?
Love Letters From My Mother
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Years passed and as I finally reread the letters I saved from my mother, I relive my teenage years with honest clarity, as if it were yesterday. This is a coming of age memoir written with the hope of finding love lost. I am shocked and disappointed by the outcome ~ but I remain hopeful.
An Unlikely Love Story: A City-Bred Musician and a 'Country Boy' Begin a New Life on a Missouri Farm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Sometimes two people from seemingly opposite backgrounds find each other and build a successful life. Ken Weyand tells how his mother, a city-bred only child who became a musician, met and married his dad, an orphan who was following his late mother’s dream to be a farmer. Ken uses diary entries, old family letters, photos and personal recollections to trace his parents’ unique journey.
Three Teeth and a Toenail
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Three Teeth and a Toenail is a collection of events in the life of the author and her family. While most people live through such things and don't care to reflect on them, Elaine sees the humor in almost everything. This is the book family and friends have been waiting for her to write. Anyone who loves good, clean humor will want this enjoyable r
Simon Ships Out: How one brave, stray cat became a worldwide hero
Price: Free! Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
When Simon, a mischievous young cat, is smuggled on board HMS Amethyst, his simple life amidst the streets of Hong Kong is transformed into an adventure fit for heroes. Based on the true events of Amethyst’s ‘Yangtze Incident’, Simon quirky yet emotional cat’s eye narrative is sure to move and entertain all who read it.
Why You Should Listen to Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book is an autobiography describing a personal insight leading to the author’s decision of becoming a writer. It shows an uncommon path of meaningful experiences and dramatic choices, as well as a peculiar way of observing problems.
Why You Should Believe in Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
After the unexpected and amazing success of the autobiography “why you should listen to me” came the time and opportunity to go deeper in the same subject and into the life of the author, in order to reveal his real life’s purpose, strategy of living and method of thinking.
Why I Hate Communist China: My Personal Experience With Mao’s China
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
I must say that it’s quite unbelievable for me to see how many efforts the media are doing nowadays to brainwash people into accepting the Chinese values as the best in the world. It’s also very surprising to notice that now almost every movie and TV series finds a reason to either talk or show China on the screens.
The Conscience of Disillusion: Losing the purpose of life to accept the truth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015 by 22 Lions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Existence is intimately linked to the identity of who we are. In view of this, this work focuses on the author's perspective on his own life experience, reporting his most troubled and meaningful experiences.