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Life Lessens Life (My story: Shaping your future)
Price: $12.90 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many things I've been through will resonate with some & if they can benefit you, then my efforts will be rewarded. Like voyeurs, we like to know what goes on in the lives of others. Reading the good, the bad & the ugly seems to grip, grasp and interest readers. My story is a combination of moroseness, sadness, chronic illness, obsessive–compulsive disorder, phobias & fears. It's about survival...
The Ten Count
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,800. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The Howard Darwin biography that details his remarkable life in a very 'gritty' Ottawa over the last seventy years.
Beating the Odds-Chronicles of a Cancer Survivor's Battle with Cancer, Inadequate Healthcare and Social Injustice
Price: $2.99 $2.24 USD. (25% off!) Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This is a passionate, emotionally charged and poignant look into the trials and tribulations of a Stage IV Metastatic Bladder cancer patient. Given a 16% survival rate and a best-case scenario of 2 to 5 years to live, Andrew Glen had to come to terms, with his own mortality, the limitations of the Canadian healthcare system, the cold indifference of his insurance provider and government agencies.
The Quiet Australian
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Teddy Hudleston was a pilot of immense talent whose wisdom and resourcefulness in war carried him up through the ranks of the RAF. He was knighted in 1963. This very private Edwardian was dubbed by the newspaper obituaries ‘the Quiet Australian’ for his unassuming manner. He has now paid tribute to him by writing this affectionate biography.
I've Got a Stat For You: My Life With Autism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I’ve got a Stat for You is an honest and compelling account of one young man’s journey to manage his autism and achieve his goals. From Wrexham to Buckingham Palace, and incorporating stories of The Simpsons, sport, music, and strange smells – I’ve got a Stat for You is an inspirational tale that shows how determination, a positive outlook, and the will to succeed can overcome all odds
Little Augie Orgen And Jack Legs Diamond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Little Augie Orgen has been described as a transient East Side gang leader. After Augie's death Legs Diamond moved on the beer racket and ran into conflict with Dutch Schultz among other rivals. The garment industry, once controlled by Orgen and his enemy, Curley Holtz, was later dominated by Louis Lepke Buchalter and Jacob Gurrah Shapiro. It was a lucrative racket, earning $400-$1,000 per month.
Don't All Thank Me At Once: The Lost Pop Genius of Scott Miller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by 125 Records. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Brett Milano's finely tuned exploration of Game Theory/Loud Family founder Scott Miller's life and work sheds light on the late singer-songwriter's literate pop rock and sadly underappreciated talent. Included here are revealing interviews with nearly every member of his bands, and renowned collaborators like producer Mitch Easter, Posies member Ken Stringfellow and songwriter Aimee Mann.
Growing into a Farm: Before the Walden Effect
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Anna's journey back-to-the-land was fraught with difficulties until she realized that the best partnership was a threesome --- a man, a woman, and a farm. Overflowing with photos, this book serves as a preface to the popular homesteading blog, Walden Effect.
"Edward Hickey Whelan": A Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century
Price: Free! Words: 23,760. 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
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,020. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by D'Elen McClain. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Follow Suzie’s journey as she discovers what she’s really made of, defies the odds, and proves that dreams really do come true if you have the guts to go after them.
Living with the Rasta
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A story of my late teenage years and a trip of discovery to Jamaica where we ran into the real Rastafarians.
On a Wing and a Prayer: A True Story by A Survivor of a Tragic Crash in the Pacific Ocean
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,800. 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
Price: $1.99 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
Price: $1.99 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?
Price: $1.99 USD. 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
Price: $1.99 USD. 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
Price: $1.99 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!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015 by Billy Allmon. 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
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
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.