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Pulpits and Plain Sailing by Kevin Cooney
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After leaving the Merchant Navy Kevin Cooney started out on his own with a humble engineering shop. A chance encounter led him to specialise in manufacturing stainless steel components for yachts, and it wasn't long before he caught the sailing bug himself. Thanks to ingenuity and determination Kevin managed to make Cooney Marine successful.
Бетховен. Письма. Том 1. by JSC «Muzyka Publishers»
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 195,910. Language: Russian. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Первый том нового русского издания писем Бетховена включает более 360 документов, со страниц которых перед читателями встает живой образ тонко чувствующего, искреннего, страстного человека — и одного из величайших гениев музыки.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Mark Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? Is the main suspect in her death still at large? Kilgallen’s official cause of death, reported as an overdose of barbiturates and alcohol, has always been suspect since no investigation occurred despite the staged death scene.
Abandoned by the Vatican: My Clandestine Journey to Support Secret Priests Behind the Iron Curtain by Jack Doherty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict
If you love gripping intrigue and adventure and hate betrayal and hypocrisy, you’ll be both rewarded and disgusted by reading Abandoned by the Vatican. Accompany the author as he goes behind the Iron Curtain, the dead man’s land of mine fields and electrified fences and prowls through the back alleys of Prague to report the secret priests’ story of prison, interrogation, torture, and loyalty.
Heart of a Warrior by Steven A. Brownrigg
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » American
The first complete biography of Col. William Gordon Cooke, leader of the New Orleans Greys, and a Founding Father of the Republic of Texas and the State of Texas. Never before told, this epic work brings new discoveries and fresh insights into Texas history through the life of the one of the most important figures in the War of Independence and the creation of the Republic of Texas.
In the Driving Seat by Richard Ide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Shed weight and add speed' - motor racing formula The third generation of his family to work in the motoring industry, Richard Ide's spectacular career took him from apprentice fitter at Vauxhall Motors in the 1950s to the Head of Volkswagen Group UK in the 1990s, during which period he was responsible for turning around the fortunes of six motoring businesses in the intervening forty years.
Rhesus Negative by B. L. MacKinnon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,540. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Talent and ambition are fine things, but when unforeseeable impediments repeatedly stall their progress and threaten to stymie their fulfilment, desperate measures may be taken. In the case of Brian MacKinnon, the ambition to gain a medical degree was interrupted by illness and repeatedly forestalled by a powerful and determined antagonist.
The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers by Trudy Toohill
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 177,860. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
“The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers” is a compilation of Book 1 to 3 of the Australian Bushrangers in Print series. This compilation includes the reporting of Ben Hall, Frederick Wordsworth Ward alias Captain Thunderbolt and Andrew George Scott alias Captain Moonlite.
Child In Paradise by Thomas G. Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,130. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of an American boy in a foreign land; it chronicles his everyday trials and triumphs as he makes the convoluted journey from childhood into adolescence. A story that takes place predominately in the tiny tropical Central American Colony of British Honduras, now Belize. It is a collection of memories as told by the old man this boy became
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA by Vikki Richardson
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 117,400. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA' details how "Little Miss Ugly Face" grew up and became a "glamorous" Playboy Bunny. She was labeled "uneducable" and "non college material," but she made the Dean's List at New York University and eventually graduated from UCLA.
Living a Delusion by Olga Morozova
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For decades Russia was romanticised and reviled by the "free" world. Living a Delusion tells the true story of how Russia's people experienced Soviet rule: with mixed feelings of fear, distrust, pride and hope. Living a Delusion tells what life was like for a typical family living under soviet rule.
Uncommon Character: Stories of Ordinary Men and Women Who Have Done the Extraordinary by Doug Feavel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,210. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
These are the tales told with zest; these are the tales you will long treasure. Enjoy the dynamic portraits; then share them in family, church, workplace, ministry and educational settings, because that’s how they began, and that’s why they were written.
Memoir of M.H. Khan by M H Khan
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 112,150. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musharraf Husain Khan, born in 1931 in Pakistan. He became a leading figure in the government of Bangladesh, and as Chief of the Naval Staff in the 1970s he even served briefly as Acting President. In this autobiography he tells his story and reflects on issues, from religion and education to shipping, fishing and international relations.
Loose Neighbours by Jim Gardner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: British English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life in an alien country can be daunting. Life in Spain and in particular the south of Spain can also funny, interesting and complicated. This book is about life in a community; where racism, jealousy, religion, deceit, scullduggery and downright nastiness all play their part.
BREXIT How America Got Independence 160 Years Later From Europe by Joseph Turner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 240,260. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Book contains the Truly Amazing Story Behind the Brexit. The Brexit is America Finally Getting its Independence 160 plus years later from Europe. Of course, the Powerful families in charge of running America for the past 160 plus years control the media and therefore define the truth. This book tells the story many of them do not want you to know.
Henry Darrow: Lightning in the Bottle by Jan Pippins & Henry Darrow
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lightning in the Bottle is the must-read inspirational portrait of the fiercely determined, endearing, and enduring Emmy Award-winning performer.
Alexandre Vachon: the Scholars' Cleric and the Clerics' Scholar by André N. Vachon
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 161,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Archbishop of Ottawa and Chancellor of the University 1940 to 1953; Laval University: First Dean of the Science Faculty, and Rector, 1939-1940 “…rich chronicle of one of the greatest leaders of this diocese.” —Marcel André Gervais, Archbishop Emeritus of Ottawa “…the opportunity to get to know a great figure of the Canadian Episcopate.” —Luigi Ventura, former Apostolic Nuncio to Canada.
Walking to Japan: A Memoir by Carolyn Affleck Youngs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,830. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
Born in an air raid, Derek Youngs was thrown into the harsh reality of humanity's dark side with his first breaths. No wonder he became a peace pilgrim. His dream to walk to Japan took him throughout the world, trekking over 25,000 kilometres, facing danger, not knowing where he would sleep or find his next meal. He became known as the Peacewalker, gaining international attention.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life by A.C. Llewellyn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,100. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
Fredric March - A Consummate Actor by Charles Tranberg
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 123,670. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The biography of Fredric March (1897-1975), one of the most dynamic and versatile actors of his time.