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A Winter Hike
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Four guys (agents 2, 33, 107, and xxx) go on a smoky hike to three waterfalls near Brevard, NC, USA on a winter day in 2000. Dialogue proves to be a challenging adventure, just as much as the climbs. When some multicolored round objects are seen, a fate is cast. Approx. 2200 words. No sex. No violence. Some foul language. Drug usage: marijuana only. No Mr. Malloy. Movie rating: PG-13.
The Final Dive
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An absolutely fascinating story of how two men met, one man of prominence, the other was the manager of a car rental company in the Bahamas. It all began with “Would you like to borrow my car?” Spear fishing and diving in the beautiful Bahamas, late night dinners, and joyful night-clubbing. An untimely death and a casual remark changed one man’s life forever.
Ready Reference Treatise: I am Malala
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, Malala Yousafzai, was born on 12th July 1997 in the Swat District of Pakistan. The district is in the North-Western Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Don't Give Up
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The book is a brief testimony about my life and the struggles I have had and continue to on a daily basis. I talk openly and candid about life issues and how hard it is to get past one thing and then you look up and there's something else. It's real talk and real life. I speak on facts and my faith in God. The book is truly encouraging!
Imam Ahmed bin Hanbal
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Ahmed bin Hanbal was a noted scholar of Hadith (Prophet’s sayings) & Fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence). He authored the Musnad, a widely used collection of over 30,000 Hadith. He is the founder of the widespread Hanbali school of thought. He refused to change his rulings despite serious persecution by the ruler of the time, & is remembered as a courageous and dedicated intellectual of Islamic history.
Imam Shaafai
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Shaafai was a famous scholar of Arabic linguistics, Quran, Hadith & Fiqh. His original work, determining the guidelines for jurisprudence by integrating the perspectives of traditionalists and rationalists, was a highly valuable contribution to the field. He was also the founder of the Shaafai school of thought dominant Egypt, Saudi Arabia and southeast Asia.
Imam Malik
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Malik bin Anas is the founder of Maliki school of thought. He is also the author of Al-Mautah, a collection of the Prophet’s sayings and religious rulings. The Maliki school of thought gained immense influence and spread into Arabia, Africa, and Spain. He is remembered as a true Muslim hero from the world of learning.
The Mathematician John Forbes Nash Jr. – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
John Forbes Nash Jr. was a brilliant mathematician who won the Nobel Prize, despite spending his darker years coping with paranoid schizophrenia.
Frank Little Frankie Gallucio The Man Who Gave Al Capone His Scarface
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Little Frankie Gallucio dropped out of sight after the Prohitibition era, until he was suspicioned for a slaying that was attributed to Murder, Inc. Murder, Inc. was a crime combine that was based in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn. It was famous for contracting murders for hire, beginning around 1933. William O'Dwyer, the Brooklyn D.A., tried to tie Gallucio and Ralph Sprizza to the crime.
Keira Knightley - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Keira Knightley rose to stardom? Today Keira Knightley is one of the most in-demand and popular actresses in the world. Although her appearance does not fit within Hollywood notions, she has been in the lists of the most beautiful people on the planet more than once. In 2005 the young actress Keira Knightley topped a hundred of the sexiest actresses in the world.
Kate Beckinsale - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Kate Beckinsale rose to stardom? Kathrin Romary Beckinsale - better known as Kate – was almost certainly born to act. Born in London England in 1973, she was the child of actors. Her mother, Judy Loe, appeared in a plethora of British television series from the early 1970’s all the way to the late 90’s.
Jordana Brewster - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Jordana Brewster rose to stardom? Jordana Brewster was born in Panama City, Panama on April 26,1980 to an American investment banker and a Brazilian Sports Illustrated swimsuit model. After moving to London and Rio de Janeiro, the Brewster family finally settled down in Manhattan when Jordana was 10.
Jennifer Lawrence - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Jennifer Lawrence rose to stardom? Jennifer Lawrence was born on August 15, 1990 in Louisville Kentucky. She was discovered by talent scouts in the spring of 2004 and has been acting ever since. Graduating from high school two years early, her first major role came as a cast member of the TBS sitcom The Bill Engvall Show, which aired from 2007-2009.
Jason Clarke - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Jason Clarke rose to stardom? Jason Clarke is an Australian actor born on July 17th 1969. From a family of sheep shearers, he led a transient childhood as his father traveled the rural countryside for work. However, it quickly became evident that Jason, a budding intellectual, was not cut out for manual labor.
Harrison Ford - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Harrison Ford rose to stardom? Harrison Ford was born to a Russian Jew mother and an Irish Catholic father in Chicago on July 13, 1942. The eldest of two brothers, Harrison grew up in a liberal household and was allowed to freely explore his interests, whether that be at a Baha’i temple or at the local movie theater.
Evangeline Lilly - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Evangeline Lilly Rose to stardom? Young, beautiful, and incredibly talented, Evangeline Lilly is one of the hottest names in the entertainment industry. But unlike many of today’s most prominent celebrities, the down to earth Lilly never expected to find herself in such a visible position. In fact, she doesn’t even consider acting a passion;
An Autumn Hike
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In October of 1994, the author and a Korean American lady go on a hike to Big Bradley Falls in the Blue Ridge Mountains. It was a perfect fall day ... until a misstep. Very closely based on a real event. Only some proper nouns were changed. Approximately 3,300 words. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. If this tale were a movie, it would most likely get a PG-13 rating.
Chris Pratt - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ever wondered how Chris Pratt rose to stardom? People everywhere can appreciate a rags to riches story: someone from a humble background works hard and eventually becomes rich and famous. However, the story is usually a bit more complicated than that. Sometimes being at the right place at the right time is enough to catapult someone into wealth and fame. Such is the case with actor Chris Pratt.
The Lanzetti Mob Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1921-1938
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Lanzetti Mob controlled vice in South Philadelphia for almost two decades. Unlike rival gangsters they were diversified, entering numerous rackets. Aside from bootlegging the Lanzettis were also involved in drugs, the lottery, numbers running.. The murder of mob leader Pius Lanzetti on the final day of 1936 spelled the end of the family mobsters' power. Yet there were remnants that survived.
Donald Trump - Learn from the Masters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Donald Trump: Learn from the Masters Controversial and thoroughly unapologetic, the world of Donald Trump has always been one that people have been interested in – but how many are inspired by the US Presidential candidate? You might not believe us, but plenty are! In this latest edition of Learn from the Masters, you’ll find a list of quotes attributed to Trump, and much much more...