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"Edward Hickey Whelan": A Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century by Hugh Whelan
Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of "Edward Hickey Whelan" -- a Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century. From Ireland to Nebraska to San Diego, Edward directly participated in the fascinating and tumultuous Irish-Catholic and anti-immigrant politics of his day.
Bad Luck Cadet & Officer by Suzie Ivy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,380. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by D'Elen McClain. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
At the age of forty-five, Suzie Ivy applies at her local police department and her life goes from wide-eyed innocence to tough as nails badass with a twist. The police academy leads to field training and field training to solitary patrol shifts. This true story is told with humor and grit as one woman defies odds and lives her dream. Is age holding you back? Why?
On a Wing and a Prayer: A True Story by A Survivor of a Tragic Crash in the Pacific Ocean by Bruce Briley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plane crash in the Pacific. Two of us. Seats torn loose from the floor. Water rising. Jammed exit door. Shark-infested waters. Separated by currents, grievously injured. Night looming. Untrustworthy life vests. Rescue unlikely. Six-foot waves: inhaling and ingesting salt water. Hypothermia winning. Facing death, seeing death …
Wit & Wisdom of Kings & Queens - I Am Not Amused by Maria Pritchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,240. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
The following collection includes kings and queens as well as emperors, empresses, sheikhs, emirs and sultans. They are all varieties of the same breed: a state ruler who comes to power by either conquest or inheritance. Definitions can be blurred and problematic. There is a democratically elected king, queens who rule empires and many other confusions.
I Told You I Was Ill - Famous Last Words and Astonishing Epitaphs by Maria Pritchard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This collection will reveal just about every approach that has been taken by the eminent and the notorious to their ultimate utterance.
Happy Birthday - Who shares your birthday? by Benita Estevez
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
This book reveals all of the above and more with entries of the famous, or in some cases, infamous. You will find yourself dipping into this useful reference book on a regular basis for family, friends and work colleagues birthdays. Happy Birthday!
Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous by Jennifer Davies
Price: Free! Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous, infamous automobile accidents involving the rich and famous are explored. From princess and screen siren Grace Kelly to MTV star Ryan Dunn; their horrific last moments behind the wheel are retold, the wreckage is carefully picked over, and we examine the public reaction that cemented their legacy.
Behind Enemy Lines - True stories of daring and escape by WWII heroes by Freya Hardy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
The men in this book are heroes in the truest sense. They came from many nations and from all kinds of backgrounds. Some, like Tommy Macpherson, were marked out for greatness from the very beginning.
Navy SEALs and Their Unabashed Humor—Unfiltered, Uncensored and Unhinged! by Billy Allmon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015 by PippinPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
What’s More Dangerous than the Enemy? To a Navy SEAL, the answer is…his buddies, when they play practical jokes. SEAL Billy Allmon is a veteran of three wars. He formed the deep brotherhood bonds that only sharing harrowing experiences can forge. He is also the veteran of countless practical jokes, most of which were perpetrated on the very brothers whose lives he had saved, or they his.
Never Say Die - True Life Stories by Jim Haverlock
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Never Say Die - Life is like a basketball match, sometimes very rough especially when one loses while at other times, exhilarating. But all in all, I think how one plays the game determines the outcome whether successful overall or not. What follows is my life laid out in a series of short stories.
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up by John Morgan
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 270,690. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Diana Inquest: The French Cover-Up is the gripping story of how a culture of corruption and cover-up was endemic throughout the investigation into the deaths of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. It tracks the French investigation right from the initial minutes after the crash inside the Alma Tunnel through to the conclusion of the investigation by Judge Stéphan two years later, in September 1999.
Up: From Where We've Come by Charles Wright
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,840. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"UP" contains historical moments, where the reader will experience inserts of the author's life long before he gained his status as a musical legend. And like his music, Wrights' story is a historical account of events that could only be told in his own personal and unique style.
The Keracolor story including Reflections by Derek Bracegirdle
Price: $5.88 USD. Words: 67,690. Language: British English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The Keracolor story is indeed a story of enterprise, endeavour and achievement beginning in the year 1960 in Malta and the author relaxing on the swimmers’ raft surrounded by thousands of television aerials. It occurred to him that when colour transmission commences there must be a ‘killing’ for a television presentation which will attract the attention of the general public.
Dancing with the Stars - A Story of the Golden Era of Hollywood Musicals by Norman Borine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Norman Borine reveals the exciting and fascinating story of how he moved from a small town in Idaho to Hollywood, where he soon became a member of the elite MGM family. He explains how he leaped from $100 per week as a contract dancer, to becoming Cyd Charisse’s the first movie dance partner, to earning $1,000 per week as a “dance-in” for Fred Astaire.
The Valley of Elah by Wendell E. Mettey
Price: Free! Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Valley of Elah chronicles the incredible journey of Harry Keller, a man who beat the odds again and again, endured and survived an unbelievable medical procedure. For 16 years he fought the good fight. This is his story...
Warriors of the Night by Jake Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Government / General
A realistic look at my life as a Game Warden and as an Emergency Dispatcher. Dealing with the public was and is part of those jobs. However, dealing with the public is not always easy and fun. This book has 12 chapters.
Sparagmos: the Fall by Paul Xylinides
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,550. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sometimes the truth is unbearable. Illusion, for awhile, is preferable. Such is the calculation that the young writer makes for those whom he does not wish to damage. Sparagmos, meaning the dismemberment of a victim, is intended in this memoir to apply in the original Greek sense of “tearing apart” as can occur to one’s consciousness — spiritual, emotional, and psychological — when under assault.