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Life Is an Adventure...If You Choose to Make It So
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,620. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life is an adventure...if you choose to make it so. These are the words Ken Horsfall has chosen to live his life by. From the jungles of Papua New Guinea to the UN offices of Cambodia, Ken has lived a life of extraordinary adventure. In this book, he shares stories which will give you the inspiration you need to also venture along the road less travelled.
LEG THE SPREAD: Adventures Inside the Trillion-Dollar Boys' Club of Commodities Trading
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / futures
“A Plimptonesque revel, one of the most entertaining business books to come around in a long while.” —KIRKUS REVIEWS (STARRED)
Kids From Over The Water
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 39,790. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching and fascinating window on the way ordinary people lived more than a century ago. This book tells of the lives of working-class Londoners in the early years of the century, the ups and downs of existing on the breadline leap into life from its pages, helped by the authors wit and humour.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Blessed, Life of Val Kilmer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Biography of Val Kilmer, his life and movies, his career and his personal life. Watch out for the word blessed - he uses it whenever something important happens to him. He has had a reputation for being difficult, is it true or is he just a misunderstood perfectionist, find out
The Journey of a Lifetime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
During six magical months my brother and I explored deep jungles, climbed mighty mountains, dived the deep blue tropical oceans, visited pulsating cities, met strange and lovely people, parachuted and bungee-jumped, canoed and trekked. We lived and breathed a dream we had looked forward to ever since we were mere children, and we wrote it all down as the journal that is The Journey of Lifetime.
Joy and Sorrow: The life story of an Exclusive Brethren survivor
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 and represented by LHA Productions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Joy and Sorrow is the true story of a young woman who escapes from a religious cult in Australia in the 1970s. She subsequently does her best to build a life for herself, knowing she will never have contact with her family again.
The Enterprise “Testimony”
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Read Part-2 of Coast Playa’s and a true continuation of the story that led to Antonio “Tony” Berry’s demise. After the building of one of the largest drug “Enterprises” to ever originate in the Southern District of Mississippi between the mid 80’s and early 90’s as detailed in the book “It Is What it Is” by Gerald H. Duffy, Tony is confronted with a soul-searching decision that has him in turmoil
Crecí pobre y moriré pobre
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"No recomiendo su lectura, plasma una realidad de vida cruda. No soy un ejemplo. Soy como soy, me arrodillo ante mi vida misma y no me averguenzo de sentirme pobre". "Mi causa es mi vida y no temo a nada. Ni a la muerte".
A Slick Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,370. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A vivid glimpse of India during and soon after its independence viewed from the observant lens of an oilman from Dehra Dun, India. An enjoyable recollection of the sepia days and how the oil industry grew in the country.
The Ultimate Learning Experience
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: American English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In June 2000, after a night of drinking with his fraternity brothers, the party ended in a near-fatal automobile accident. Chris woke from a coma two weeks later to find that he faced life as a quadriplegic. It was a defining moment in his life and as a result, Chris Skinner gained a new perspective and focus.
Send Me A Parcel With A Hundred Lovely Things
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In her memoir Carry Gorney considers how her own life was shaped by her refugee antecedents’ experience of displacement and reinvention - ordinary people caught up in extraordinary times in the twentieth century.
The Captain in Me (combo)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
In Love With a Sailor and The Captain in Me is a full collection of narrative-based poetry and stories that happened over a two year period from March 2013 - June 2014. In the book, Maeby shares about her dream of a very determined love, the characters in her life, an endless love for jazz music and all things vintage, life’s philosophies, Pirate adventures, life on the Sea and so much more.
Death Sucks, Life Doesn't Have To
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Grief is a normal reaction to the loss of a loved one. However, when not handled properly, grief can lead to depression and poor health. Death Sucks, Life Doesn't Have To is the inspirational story of how author and speaker Brea Behn lost her twin at the age of fifteen to an accident with a handgun. The loss of her twin spiraled her into depression and resulted in serious health problems.
Because of the Money
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 296,690. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A 32 year story about the hard knocks and dues I have paid as an employee and then an independent consultant in the Information Technology Field. Its a story of good times, bad times, some great people and some very bad people. Its a story about struggle, frustration and finally triumph into retirement on the beaches of Normandy France in February of 2013.
Roscroggan
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 39,380. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eve’s problems did not end with the war. Constantly picked on and bullied by her mother and forced to work around the clock, she endured years of oppression and hardship before finally breaking free. This is the moving, and at times disturbing, story of the seven years Eve and her family spent in the hamlet of Roscroggan.
Horse & Rabbit Stew
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,310. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This stunning memoir tells the true story of a Vietnam veteran who squandered his advantages and endured a lifetime of inner struggle until he finally discovered why true happiness had eluded him for so long.
The Millionaire Clown
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
At 15, James Sinclair set up a little children’s entertainment business called Jimbo the Partyman. By the age of 18 he was turning over £1000 a week. Today the Partyman Group puts on 7000 parties a year and owns a string of business supplying everything from fun days and family days out to magicians and childcare. And James is still only 29.
Riding With No Hands
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical memoir of a 12 year old boy struggling alone to find his place in life as he learns about life, death, love, and his sexual awakening, all in the context of an abusive father and the haunting specter of sexual abuse. The secret of his abuse permeates his life, friendships, and relationships.
Broadcast from a coffin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Handwritten in 2004, and submitted to the British library in 2006. "Broadcasting from a coffin" is a partial autobiography of Mohini Hersom. She says: Firstly the sound coming from a coffin can be muffled and so you may have to use an amplifier. Secondly, people do not like broadcasts coming from a coffin, which may be the reason why I am bookworthy and newsworthy.