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Meet...THE Oddsmaker
Price: $8.98 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
What happens when a malicious executive, his duplicitous wife, and a nefarious pole-dancing paramour face off with Ted Hasson, a trusted financial facilitator in the insurance industry? A fast-paced, riveting exposé about what happens when you make enemies of the powerful with an agenda.
Living The American Dream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Living the American Dream," is a personal story about the spirit of American entrepreneurship. It takes place in the Great Smoky Mountains, and is how my parents, M. G. and June (Lloyd) Bell went from poverty to becoming millionaires! They married in June 1946. By 1952 they had all five of us children. But, also throughout the book are smaller inspiring stories that lead up to the main story.
Commodore's Messenger: A Child Adrift in the Scientology Sea Organization
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,760. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age 11, Janis, along with her brother Peter Jr. and her sister Terri, traveled to the Mediterranean to join Scientology’s inner core, the Sea Organization. Aboard the Scientology ship Apollo, she worked for eight years as one of the personal messengers of Scientology’s controversial founder, L. Ron Hubbard. She had a front-row seat as Hubbard expanded his new religion into a worldwide empire.
Life and Times of Wild Bill Troutwine
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,850. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017 by Mystic Mustangs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bill Troutwine, shares memoirs of a fascinating life through his flourish for storytelling. With a story that begins in Kentucky, a move to Montana, and circling back to Kentucky…which includes a wild ride with Indian Joe through Canada. His masterful, storytelling style takes the reader on a fast-paced ride through the life of “The Last Gunslinger”.
Growing Up Under the Third Reich
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story of one ordinary family’s struggle to persevere during WWII living in Germany. In their own words family members recall their adaption to a changing political, economic and social environment occurring under Hitler’s reign. Narrated by the youngest in the family, Helga describes the tragic and happy events that led to her family’s immigration to the United States of America.
15 Minutes With… Forty Years of Interviews
Price: $7.40 $4.44 USD. (40% off!) Words: 127,610. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Journalist G. Michael Dobbs has been fortunate to have spoken with dozens of newsmakers and celebrities during his almost 40 year career.
Artful Alchemy: Physically Challenged Fiber Artists Creating
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a collection of beautiful art photos, along with the personal stories of the 23 talented contributors. No strangers to the Internet, teaching, public speaking, writing, selling art, and winning major awards for their fiber arts in major exhibits, these women proactively articulate their beliefs related to their physical challenges, demonstrating the need to view them in a new light.
I made a Mother out of May
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,890. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This memoir including two poems documents the thoughts, painful memories of the past and the fear of the uncertainty of the future. From rainy days and a smoke-filled room to a spring's love affair, this memoir touches on the author's depression, oppression, physical pain, mental pain, loss, desire, love, and sexuality...
The Silent Sentinel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The story is a mainly autobiographical account of his growing up as a Catholic in a rural area in Australia in the 1950’s. The silent sentinel represents conscience moulded by his religious upbringing into a ..Going-to -heaven versus Not- going- to- heaven division of children.
Riding the Wild Side of Denali: Alaska Adventures with Horses and Huskies (Rev. 2nd Edition)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Identical twins Miki and Julie Collins trap, hunt, fish, and garden in Alaska's wilderness just north of Denali National Park in Alaska's vast interior. Their closest companions are loyal sled dogs and Icelandic horses. Theirs is an unusual lifestyle even by Alaska standards. In this revised second edition, the sisters share what has happened in their lives in the past twenty-five years.
Sudbina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: Bosnian. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ova knjiga govori o životu Bosanke rođene u inat svemu i koja je bila jača od svoje sudbine. Bilo joj je suđeno da dođe na ovaj svijet, ali i da bude drugačija i bolja od svih u svojoj porodici. Svojom upornošću i jakom voljom ona je i uspjela u tome savlađujući gotovo sve prepreke koje joj je život servirao, od samog početka pa dalje....
A Triumphant Detour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
See the incredible journey of a woman with cerebral palsy who wishes to inspire people and give hope to those who are trying their best to live according to God’s will.
Discarded No Longer Required
You set the price! Words: 34,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
The MoD is supposed to care for our veterans. A young seriously wounded soldier was refused treatment at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham because he was not English! Some very seriously wounded young veterans are being placed in old people’s homes. Serving wounded personnel are also being let down so have to resort to legal action against the MoD and NHS to receive better care.
Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin: New Annotated Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,200. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Benjamin Franklin's Autobiography has received widespread praise, both for its historical value as a record of an important early American and for its literary style. William Dean Howells in 1905 asserted that "Franklin's is one of the greatest autobiographies in literature, and towers over other autobiographies as Franklin towered over other men."
Personal Memoirs of Ulysses S. Grant (volume I)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,570. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
The autobiography of Ulysses Grant has been highly regarded by the general public, military historians and literary critics. Positive attention is often directed toward Grant's prose, which has been praised for its conciseness and clarity, He portrayed himself in the persona of the honorable Western hero, whose strength lies in his honesty and straightforwardness.
Farthest North: New Annotated Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by INDEX ebooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nansen's "Fram" expedition was an attempt by the Norwegian explorer Fridtjof Nansen to reach the geographical North Pole by harnessing the natural east–west current of the Arctic Ocean. In the face of much discouragement from other polar explorers, in 1893, Nansen took his ship "Fram" to the New Siberian Islands, froze her into the pack ice, and waited for the drift to carry her towards the pole.
That Horrible Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: Australian English. Published: August 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Even the most horrible child has innocent intentions. A memoir of hilarious short stories about Kylie's childhood antics and the reasons behind her actions (known as 'Kylie Logic').
Dirt Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An inspiring true adventure through the Australian Outback.
Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,270. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Never a victim and always a survivor, journey inside the mind of a child overcoming sexual abuse while navigating a pathway through the social insecurities of adolescence. Becoming a Man in the Shadowlands is a beautifully written saga about an ugly subject. It is an inspiring survival story and a book worth reading.
History is repeating itself through............COINCIDENCES IN THE AMERICAN PRESIDENCY
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
You have heard of historians who compared Presidents Lincoln and Kennedy in One Hundred years right? Well, what about all the Presidents compared in eight time spans from George Washington to Donald J. Trump.