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A War Bride's Memoirs by Audrey Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Roger Golden Brown. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In her memoirs Audrey recalls her childhood in London between the two World Wars, painting a picture of English life then. World War 2 comes, turning life upside down and she writes extensively about the difficulties and uncertainties. Audrey meets and marries an American serviceman. After the war she leaves her family and sails to America, reuniting with her husband, Jake, in Washington State.
Voy a morir. Biografia de Jose Cruz, fundador de Real de Catorce by Juan Pablo Proal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 31, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
José Cruz Camargo Zurita es el líder, compositor y fundador de Real de Catorce, el grupo de blues más importante de México. A mediados de la década pasada, los médicos le diagnosticaron una enfermedad crónico-degenerativa que le consume la vida. Y es así, cargando la muerte en cada concierto, que José Cruz continúa consolidando su mito. Es ésta su biografía, una historia honesta, cruda e inédita.
Reflections at Highpoint by JONAH NDIRITU
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
When adversity strikes, life has to move on regardless. We cannot accept the circumstances. The positive law is to grind on. On the concrete jungle, there is no soil to support the life. The resources necessary to survive has been taken away by the time you are born. JoJo finds himself at an unfortunate circumstance searching for happiness from Kenya to US for Happiness. They took all of it. Fight
Alison Nicholas: Walking Tall by Madeleine Winnett
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In this candid and entertaining book, Alison Nicholas explores her years on both the LET and LPGA Golf Tours, the ups and downs, her tournament records, her faith, and – of course – the Solheim Cup.
Olive Trees Around My Table by Cecile Yazbek
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 82,820. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 and represented by LHA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Olive trees around my table is the warm-hearted and, at times, heart-breaking story of Cecile Yazbek; a Lebanese girl growing up in the 50s and 60s under the shadow of the new apartheid system in South Africa.
Dialysis: a Memoir by Lisa Frieden
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Dialysis: a Memoir describes the year Lisa Frieden spent on dialysis, from her initial hospitalization with kidney failure, through the months on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, to her successful transplant operation. The memoir explores her experiences and details how she ultimately overcame the physical and emotional challenges of kidney failure to thrive in her new life.
Daughters of Nazareth by Trisha Hughes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
Short Story Collection by A J Spedding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My life story... where's the interest in that, I thought, until I started to put pen to paper... then I realised just how much I had done in my what seemed to be short time in this world. At 93 years of age and finally retired, some would say my life has been interesting, some would say erratic, some would say fulfilling, some would say hectic... I would say immense fun!
Showmanship: The Cinema of William Castle by Joe Jordan
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 108,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Author Joe Jordan provides exhaustive scholarly analysis of each of Castle’s directorial efforts, as well as production background, little-known anecdotes, and succinct plot synopses.
O Fim da Guerra na Guiné by Carlos Alberto Martinho
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carlos Martinho esteve como Alferes em 1971 a realizar um estágio em Angola onde conheceu, em Gago Coutinho, o médico e grande escritor António Lobo Antunes. Passou na Guiné (Março de 1972 a Julho de 74) a Capitão Miliciano, comandante da Companhia de Cavalaria N.º 3568 (com o Guião ‘Os Fantasmas da Bolanha’) e relata na primeira pessoa o seu quotidiano (...)
The Project 3.7 and Us by Washington Conceicao
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,440. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about the author’s and his family’s experiences during a special period of their lives, as foreigners living in the Chicago area. The stories deal with his work in the city and his family life in suburbia. They address peculiarities of the interaction of colleagues from various countries, which formed an international, multicultural, and very interesting team.
Sukarno - A Biography by Lambert J. Giebels
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 233,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sukarno – a biography is the first English language biography on Sukarno (1901-1970) – the founding father and first president of Indonesia.
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956) by Dorien Grey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Son of Man: A Biography of Jesus by Henry H Harris
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,570. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / New Testament, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Would You Like to Know Jesus as Those Closest to Him Did? This account of Christ’s ministry years tells the story chronologically and in the context of Jesus’s culture. What emerges is a holistic, historically accurate dramatization that provides a 360-degree view of Jesus and his world. Through this book, you can take a trip through time and sit at the feet of the Son of Man.
Meninas Que Adestram Lobos by Mara Chan
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este livro aborda situações em que vivem as pessoas que sofrem de uma doença crônica e autoimune chamada Lúpus. Noventa por cento dos atingidos são mulheres.
Trust: What it Feels Like to be a Medium by Terry R Barca
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Medium makes a connection between the Spirit world and the Earth plane. Sounds simple, doesn't it. It isn't, but it can be intriguing. This book tells how I and my colleagues make that connection. If you have ever wondered what goes on inside the head of a Medium, then this is the book for you.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Million Little Pieces by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story revolves around his life and how he copes with rehabilitation. He is given a twelve steps treatment at a rehabilitation center.
Ponies & Rainbows: The Life of James Kirkwood by Sean Egan
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 224,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Ben Ohmart. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
James Kirkwood is the forgotten man of American letters In 1975, he had two shows playing on Broadway, while his latest novel Some Kind of Hero saw reviewers comparing him to Saul Bellow and Joseph Heller. Ponies & Rainbows both details a remarkable life and seeks to re-establish an even more remarkable talent.
Simão Rocha e a Indústria Papeleira em Portugal by Magnólia Santos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A história de Simão Rocha e da GOPACA fundem-se numa só. Ambas constituem um exemplo de, como a partir do nada é possível, com trabalho, esforço e dedicação, crescer e tornar-se num caso de empreendedorismo de sucesso .