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The Path of the Moonlight
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Shelagh Bell was sorting through her mother's possessions after she had moved into a nursing home, she came across a pile of typescript, the pages screwed up or out of order. She had found her mother’s memoirs. A beautifully-written, moving and often very funny story of a family who lived through two world wars and were constantly on the move.
Intake 131
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1973, Sandy Sanderson attended School of Infantry in Gwelo, in what was then central Rhodesia, for officer training. Now, more than 40 years on, he has written a book based on the diary he kept. The result is a frank and detailed account of the training as it happened. The book will be intriguing to people with an interest in the military.
The One & Only: Peter Perrett, Homme Fatale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New! Updated and revised edition of Nina Antonia's cult classic rock biography of The Only Ones' front man Peter Perrett. With a new introduction by John Cooper-Clarke This edition has a lengthy additional chapter which brings it bang up to date (June 2015) and also includes an exclusive interview with Peter Perrett in 2015 and lyrics to new love song for Mrs Perrett.
The Beverly Hill Suppe Club (Where the Stars Came to Hang Out) An Autobiography of My Teenage Years in Beverly Hills
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Personal stories of my friendships with movie stars and celebrities like Bette Davis, Mae West, Jack Oakie, Cher, Diane Linkletter and others. I was a poor boy from South Georgia who as a teenager lived with my rich aunt in her Beverly Hills mansion. She entertained celebrities, movie stars and dignitaries. Bette Davis and I were very close and I have many previously untold stories about her.
Mileposts
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Roy’s career had many facets. He was always prepared to have a go at something different if it appeared to open another door, particularly if finances were involved. During the time covered by this screed and with discreet reference to his beloved Log Book, started in 1952 and still going strong, the outstanding impression is one of continued initiative.
Ludacris Hip Hop Mogul (Hip Hop Moguls)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ludacris knew from a young age that he wanted to work in the music industry
The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Russian
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The Education of a Traitor: A Memoir of Growing Up in Cold War Russia is a luminous memoir that describes the coming of age of a young Jewish girl in an oppressive totalitarian society rife with hypocrisy and Antisemitism.
Sex, Salvage & Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Reef Perkins has led a colorful life – combat veteran, smuggler, and salvager. He tells all in this funny and fascinating memoir. From near death at the age of four to “the Pimple Years” to the Jack and Jill Dude Ranch to fighting In-Country in Vietnam to Key West Daze, you’ll encounter real-life adventures that are more entertaining than fiction.
Not Another Danger Boy: The Sequel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Book two in a series of autobiographical short stories based on life-changing events.
Marjorie White: Her Life and Work
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Marjorie White" details the life story of an actress of the '20s and '30s, a top starlet of her day, but virtually forgotten today.
Lucky Stars: Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The book includes a detailed filmography and is lavishly illustrated with over 100 photographs, many from Charles Farrell's estate. Includes a foreword by director Allison Anders (Grace of My Heart, Things Behind the Sun).
Fields of Bali
You set the price! Words: 69,300. Language: Australian English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Bali Bombings of 12th October 2002 changed the lives of many people throughout the world but not more than those who lost loved ones. This book is a personal insight into the true impact that a loss like this can have on someone as they try to make sense of their own existence – living without the one they envisaged spending forever with. Simply this is a story of love, loss and living.
O Espiritismo mudou minha vida.
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Com o estudo da Doutrina Espírita minha visão de Mundo transformou-se na minha reforma íntima, encontrei as respostas para perguntas que acredito que todos desejam saber, e tive a consciência de que Deus é um pai maravilhoso, de justiça e bondade, e nada de mal pode ter sido criado por ele, o mal encontra-se ainda em nossa falta de conhecimento, no nosso orgulho e egoísmo.
Galileo Galilei – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » History » European
Galileo Galilei has been called the father of modern science, and rightly so, his discoveries confirmed that the Sun, not the Earth, was at the center of the solar system. His work on motion laid the groundwork for the science of physics. As well as an early scientist, he was also an inventor – perfecting the telescope, microscope, and the thermometer.
Querido Serrat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,820. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Este es el relato de Lucía, una muchacha que crece en una familia típica de los años sesenta-setenta. Nos cuenta su paso por la escuela Preparatoria y la Facultad de Medicina en los años setenta. Lucía nos comparte sus angustias y alegrías. Nos narra sus “amores platónicos”, sus amores reales y la que se convierte en su gran ilusión desde los catorce años, conocer al “Querido Serrat"
Filosofía contemporánea: Autorreflexion.- Musica del Espiritu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,650. Language: Spanish. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
El pensamiento reflexivo va dirigido a objetivos propios: facilitar nuevos caminos al conocimiento personal, arrojando luz sobre la actividad y regulación del subconsciente a nivel del Sistema Limbico y de las vías de asociación en la corteza cerebral, e inundar nuestro ámbito vital por actividad pensada Tálamo - Cortical que proporcione sentido de realidad con propósito de vida.
Dutch Schultz German Jewish-American Mobster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Harlem lottery was a money making affair. It operated in poor neighborhoods and required bettors to match 3 numbers that were chosen at random. Schultz paid off a Tammany Hall assemblyman to protect lottery headquarters from police raids. When police meandered too close they were reassigned to other locations. My book looks at its operation and how it thrived even after Schultz was murdered.
Observer: The Colonel George Trofimoff Story, The Tale of America's Highest-Ranking Military Officer Convicted of Spying (The Prison Trilogy) (Volume 2)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 130,700. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In prison, the author was assigned Colonel George Trofimoff as his cellmate. The Colonel turned out to be the highest-ranking U.S. military officer ever convicted of spying. After initially resisting, Aaron, the author and a retired attorney, agreed to look at the Colonel's case with the hope of finding a reason to make an additional appeal. What Aaron found was a complete travesty of justice.
The Dawn is My Brother
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015 by Henry Williamson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"The Dawn is My Brother", first published in 1959, is a book of uncommon quality. Intensely personal and honest, brilliantly alight with the unaffected candour of its author’s personality – and his inborn literary skill – it is an infectiously cheerful autobiography, brimming with enthusiasm for the countryside and the open air, for the world of trees, plants and animals, for rivers, sea and sky.
Život Mohameda - Síra
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 17,690. Language: Czech. Published: July 16, 2015 by CSPI International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Mohamedův život je impozantní příběh. Byl sirotkem, který vyrostl v chudobě, aby se nakonec stal vládcem celé Arábie. Vytvořil nové náboženství, přišel s novým způsobem vedení války a ustavil nový politický systém včetně jeho zákonů – šaríe. Mohamed se stal největším světovým válečníkem. Sám Mohamed tvrdil, že jednoho dne se bude jeho zákony řídit celý svět.