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Anything You Want: 40 Lessons for a New Kind of Entrepreneur | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This is a story of success, yes, but it’s the story of a specific success. Sivers tells those who have made it as far as page two, the story of the particular thing that he wanted. Many people – most people – want something. The interesting bit is that Sivers actually went out and got it. He also got a multi-million dollar corporation, too.
Richard Doc Baily "The Way of The Savant"
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Richard Doc Baily - known as an Image Savant who worked on such films as Fight Club, Stay, Solaris and Superman returns. Richard was legendary in his field specializing in visual effects and creating the Spore Program. Susan Johnston compiled this book to let others into the mind of this genius. Richard 'Dr.' Baily was born on February 16, 1953 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Died April 2006.
Time Well Spent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,470. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Time Well Spent" is a personal account of Ken Ryeland’s training as a motor fitter in Birmingham, where he served his apprenticeship with British Railways (London Midland Region) from 1957 to 1963.
Living Out Loud: A Daughter's Destiny
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 59,830. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
Prophetess Marilyn Turner takes the reader on her journey to destiny starting from her 'Turning point' to her life now as a woman of God. She highlights her painstaking decision to give up and leave behind her love for acting and the lifestyle it afforded her, to answer the call to ministry. Her life wasn't easy, but her obedience propelled her towards her God-given destiny.
Reflections Along the DesPlaines River
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The book is the result of a journal I kept to record the kayaking and fishing/camping trip I took with my son and nephew along e-course of the Des Plaines River in and around the Chicago area.
Memories of Home
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Memories of Home" takes a nostalgic look at the difficult process of leaving a cherished island family home. The book depicts the uniqueness of island life as it is lived by children and adults and celebrates the strength and importance of community.
Oribit: Icons of Rock and Roll 3: Metallica, Motley Crüe, Ozzy, George Harrison
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arguably, the 1980’s was defined by its unique music, exemplified by ex-Beatle George Harrison, the trendsetters of Motley Crüe, the bad boys of Metallica, and the perennial heavy metal icon, Ozzy Osbourne. Icons of Rock #3 explores the origins of those who helped defined the decade where style mattered and everyone’s life had a soundtrack.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Billy Joel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Billy Joel is one of the very best performers and song writers of the past 40 years. He has published an enormous amount of work on record, CD and DVD. His music defines a generation.
Charles Lucky Luciano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
My e-book looks at Lucky Luciano's career beginning with his arrest and conviction for compulsory prostitution in 1936.It continues until his fatal heart attack which occurred in 1962 at an airport in Naples. The text was researched in New York newspapers from the 1930s-1960s and books. Luciano was considered dangerous even in exile. At the end of his life he was planning a large narcotics ring.
Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the First Woman in Latin America with a University Degree
Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this book Martha Diaz de Kuri presents the biography of Margarita Chorné y Salazar, the first woman to get a degree in Latin America. Not only did she became a surgeon dentist, but a mother and grandmother in times were Woman had different rights. She also lived the changes of the Mexican Revolution and the sufferings of a well off Porfirian family during those troublesome times.
Trumped! The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump.
Regrets - A True Story of Suffering, Abuse, and Exploitation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story. I was abused as a child It was hard to forgive, but even harder to forget. We cannot change the past, but we can ruin the present by worrying about the future. Life is too short and time is too precious to dwell on what might have been. There is no such thing as a life without regrets.
Pat Conroy's The Water is Wide A Memoir Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Pat Conroy is a Southerner and as a white American in the Deep South in the 1950s admits to biased behavior against blacks. However, his politics changed and works to make a difference to eliminate racial prejudice by helping in the education of predominantly black children.
Steve Austin: Ready to Raise Hell Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
In bestselling author Ian Fineman's latest compelling and completely unauthorized work, go behind the scenes of World Wrestling Entertainment to learn exclusively how, why, and when Stone Cold Steve Austin just might enter the picture on WWE programming again.
Some Dreams are Worth Keeping
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,010. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bipolar is a condition which is affecting thousands of Americans. Susie Johnson’s book takes you inside the world of bipolar, letting you see what life is really like on the other side of the rainbow.
Eavesdropping: Loretta Young talks about her Movie Years
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Behind the Door: the Real Life of Loretta Young, I delved into a select few of Loretta Young’s ninety-eight films. Yet, in our 1990 interviews Loretta and I discussed ninety-one of them, leaving much material behind. She discussed the actors, the directors, the producers, the clothes. What she learned about acting, her innumerable “crushes” on her leading men, her reputation as being difficult.
Loretta and Me
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Loretta’s idea was to charm me and then I’d write a book based on my impressions of her. This is that book …. but not exactly as Loretta might have envisioned it. Over time Loretta recognized my penchant for candor. So, although I grew very fond of Loretta over the last decade of her life, this is exactly what I think. I served as Loretta’s escort on many occasions with the rich and famous.
Escaping Vietnam - The Story of Sean and Candice Scott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » War
A true story, this tale tells the harrowing story of American twins, Sean and Candice Scott, who were born in Saigon during the Vietnam War. Unable to legally leave the country, the family decides to escape. This is their story.
Unlocking the Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by John R.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Readers of "Ruby's World – My Journey with the Zulu" demanded answers! Not satisfied to merely survive a heart attack and breast cancer, Karen Baldwin traveled alone to a Zulu village in South Africa. Once there, what begins as a joyous adventure becomes a crushing and inexplicable betrayal. Has she unlocked the key elements of her dreams, or is she still on the journey?
Photos of Istanbul & Ephesus
Series: Alexander County Abroad. Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a companion book to “Italy, Egypt, Turkey, Oh My!” in the Alexander Co. Abroad series. A book filled with photos from Turkey as we explored Istanbul, the city that bridges Europe and Asia and the ancient city ruins of Ephesus near the town of Selcuk in the Izmir province.