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The Family Swap: The Bizarrely True Story of Two Yankee Baseball Players Who Decided to Trade Families
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Despite the New York Yankees' storied history of abundant individual greatness and unrivaled team success, the 1972 squad was a pale imitation of the teams that had made the Bronx Bombers the most famous sports franchise in the world. The team was ready for change, and it came on January 3, 1973, when 42-year-old Cleveland-based businessman George Steinbrenner announced that he and a group of i
Hemingway In Paris: A Biography of Ernest Hemingway’s Formative Paris Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
In 20th century American literature, few individuals stand as tall as Ernest Hemingway. He singlehandedly defined Modernist fiction with his short, simple, declarative writing style. His years in Paris during the 1920s were his “apprenticeship,” when he made the transition from newspaper writer to bona fide fiction writer and from an unknown to a celebrity. He also rubbed elbows with some of th
Memoir by a Father: Three Extraordinary Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"With Invisible Escort" describes the early adventures of the author's eight year old son and author's anxiety about the son's safety. "An Elastic on Wallet" is an explanation of the author's odd habit of carrying his wallet wrapped in an elastic band. "Missed Thanksgiving" is about regrets and joys of family experience at a Thanksgiving dinner which the author missed.
Get Up: The Life and Times of James Brown
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The story of music in the United States of America is a long and colorful one. With so many different nationalities blending together to form a single nation they’ve all added their own musical traditions to the mix, and the results have been remarkable. Probably the biggest single contribution has come from the African-American community. Rhythms developed from traditional African music have evo
Paper Dragons
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Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
What would do with time that you didn’t think you'd have? In the wake of an illness that rocked their lives, Faith tries to pick up pieces of the past in an attempt to make life whole for herself and her brother John. Paper Dragons examines the kind of grief that is created by lost time, and the stories that break relationships apart—and puts them back together.
101 Fun Facts All About Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Over 101 facts on the inner workings of a simple yet complex mind.
My Holy Spirit Experience Vol 1
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In this book you will discover my experiences with the Holy Spirit. One of such was during a time of my prayer and fasting. I had an unusual spiritual experience. As I closed my eyes to pray over my food to break my fast, I saw the glory of God for the very first time. It appeared as a thick bright shining cloud moving as if it were a heavy smoke folding itself as described in Ezekiel chapter one.
Breathe
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Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A short story about a young man's seven life-threatening heart conditions. Breathe was a winner in Marlboro Colleges Beautiful Minds Challenge!
Ninja Warrior: 10 Ninjas That Changed History
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Ninjas have been protecting Japan in the shadows for hundreds of years. No warrior has ever operated with such honor and skill. The ten ninjas profiled here are amongst the greatest Japan has ever known. They forever shaped both the history and folklore of the Ninja. Profiles are included of the following Ninja’s: Kirigakure Saizo, Mochizuki Chiyome, Ishikawa Goemon, Fuma Kotaro, Kato Danzo, H
Eye of Storm
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,930. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The struggles of life can come out of nowhere. It sometimes seems like your pain is going to be a permanent fixture in your life. Then all of a sudden, the healing you need comes from a very unexpected source. This is a story of an eminent bond between a wild mustang and myself. After suffering a family loss that left me devastated, I found healing where I least expected it – in the Eye of Storm.
J.M.W. Turner: A Biography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
In 2005 the British Broadcasting Corporation sponsored a program to find the greatest painting in Britain. Any painting hanging in a British art gallery was eligible to become The Greatest Painting in Britain, whether it was created by an Englishman or not. After every work of art in the country was evaluated a short list of finalists by British, Italian, Dutch, Belgian and French artists was a
Seventh Sikh Guru: Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 106. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Shri Guru Har Rai Sahib Ji was born on 16th of January 1630. He was the son of Baba Gurdita Ji and Mata Nihal Kaur Ji. He was the seventh Nanak, the seventh guru of the Sikhs.
Know Who You're Working With in Real Estate!: From tips on real estate to working as a team, the Oros sisters let you in on all they have learned from New York City.
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Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management
From personal stories to tips on real estate in NYC, learn how two sisters balance working, living, traveling and spending most of their time together. You will learn the basic information necessary to start the process of apartment hunt and understand the benefits of working together as a team with your real estate broker.
Jimi Hendrix: A Biography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
In the world of classic rock, there is one name that nearly everyone has heard: Jimi Hendrix. A genius on the electric guitar, Jimi Hendrix singlehandedly revolutionized the world of music with his talent, his attitude, and his personality. He inspired musicians and people not only in the United States, but also across the world. He was a star in the 1960s and the 1970s, rocking out on blues, j
Calendar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Start January with resolutions, end December with candy. Over fifty poems explore the rhythms of the year and of life in nature, the garden, and the family.
Yolande Pompey Light Heavyweight Boxer From Trinidad And Tobago
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Yolande Pompey, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, was ranked as high as 3rd by Ring Magazine and the World Boxing Association. He was the product of Belmont Orphanage in Princes Town. Pompey came to prominence after he defeated Gentle Daniel, the boxing champion of Trinidad. Yolande faced Archie Moore in the most important fight of his career, in London, on June 5, 1956. Pompey boxed from 1949-'61.
Exílios
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Exílios é um conjunto de pequenos textos escritos no período a seguir ao término dos meus estudos no Ensino Superior. Retratam os sentimentos vividos por mim na altura. A publicação destes textos tão pessoais tornou-se imperativo uma vez que há cada vez mais jovens a viver situações semelhantes. Infelizmente estes textos continuam actuais.
How I Arrived Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One woman's journey from co-dependence to empowerment, How I Arrived Here details the bumpy road, and the starts and stops of reaching the promised land of Ms. Crane. Her struggles will be familiar with many who have traveled a similar path, and she hopes she might inspire them to not give up hope.
FAME: One Direction #2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
The sequel to the popular comic book in the "Fame" series. One Direction is one of the biggest sensations in the world today and this issue has documented their Fame in since they formed. See what One Direction is a British-Irish boy band consisting of members Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Harry Styles and Louis Tomlinson have been doing with thier FAME in comic book form!
FAME: Robbie Williams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The bad boy of boy bands. The number 9 of pop. The big "R." Mr. Let Me Entertain You is back! The Brit sensation Robbie Williams is back with a vengeance in this 4th wall breaking bio comic. Follow Robbie through his life from his early days in Take That! to soaring solo success-- all with a little touch of the Robster himself!