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Kids From Over The Water
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching and fascinating window on the way ordinary people lived more than a century ago. This book tells of the lives of working-class Londoners in the early years of the century, the ups and downs of existing on the breadline leap into life from its pages, helped by the authors wit and humour.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Blessed, Life of Val Kilmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Biography of Val Kilmer, his life and movies, his career and his personal life. Watch out for the word blessed - he uses it whenever something important happens to him. He has had a reputation for being difficult, is it true or is he just a misunderstood perfectionist, find out
The Journey of a Lifetime
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
During six magical months my brother and I explored deep jungles, climbed mighty mountains, dived the deep blue tropical oceans, visited pulsating cities, met strange and lovely people, parachuted and bungee-jumped, canoed and trekked. We lived and breathed a dream we had looked forward to ever since we were mere children, and we wrote it all down as the journal that is The Journey of Lifetime.
Inca Treasure - Poems from the Andes of Ecuador
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The legend of lost treasure of the last Inca king, Atahualpa, is guarded by remote, mist-veiled mountains in central Ecuador. Martin Litherland was summoned to explore this region and these poems, linking narrative and photos tell the story, as he and his companions tackle this essentially unexplored and uninhabited mountain range. Read about the treasure, gold fever, and the man with one hand.
The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
In this short, tightly-written memoir, a family of adult siblings disintegrates when the aging mother who invested in holding the family together is no longer able to do so. In The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting, the family's "we love one another" façade which had “worked” for a long time crumbles, showing inner workings that were badly in need of fixing.
The Enterprise “Testimony”
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Read Part-2 of Coast Playa’s and a true continuation of the story that led to Antonio “Tony” Berry’s demise. After the building of one of the largest drug “Enterprises” to ever originate in the Southern District of Mississippi between the mid 80’s and early 90’s as detailed in the book “It Is What it Is” by Gerald H. Duffy, Tony is confronted with a soul-searching decision that has him in turmoil
Crecí pobre y moriré pobre
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"No recomiendo su lectura, plasma una realidad de vida cruda. No soy un ejemplo. Soy como soy, me arrodillo ante mi vida misma y no me averguenzo de sentirme pobre". "Mi causa es mi vida y no temo a nada. Ni a la muerte".
A Slick Life
You set the price! Words: 78,370. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A vivid glimpse of India during and soon after its independence viewed from the observant lens of an oilman from Dehra Dun, India. An enjoyable recollection of the sepia days and how the oil industry grew in the country.
The Ultimate Learning Experience
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: American English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In June 2000, after a night of drinking with his fraternity brothers, the party ended in a near-fatal automobile accident. Chris woke from a coma two weeks later to find that he faced life as a quadriplegic. It was a defining moment in his life and as a result, Chris Skinner gained a new perspective and focus.
Send Me A Parcel With A Hundred Lovely Things
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,690. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In her memoir Carry Gorney considers how her own life was shaped by her refugee antecedents’ experience of displacement and reinvention - ordinary people caught up in extraordinary times in the twentieth century.
The Captain in Me (combo)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In Love With a Sailor and The Captain in Me is a full collection of narrative-based poetry and stories that happened over a two year period from March 2013 - June 2014. In the book, Maeby shares about her dream of a very determined love, the characters in her life, an endless love for jazz music and all things vintage, life’s philosophies, Pirate adventures, life on the Sea and so much more.
Because of the Money
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 296,690. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A 32 year story about the hard knocks and dues I have paid as an employee and then an independent consultant in the Information Technology Field. Its a story of good times, bad times, some great people and some very bad people. Its a story about struggle, frustration and finally triumph into retirement on the beaches of Normandy France in February of 2013.
The Wit and Wisdom of Nigel Farage
Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: British English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
The definitive collection of Nigel Farage's witty quips, wise pronouncements and political insights. Every single one of them. ** Please note that this book is, of course, almost entirely blank **
Not A Real War
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 45,760. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
This book describes the experiences of the author whilst serving with the Australian Defence Force with the United Nations Mission to Somalia in 1993.
Roscroggan
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 39,380. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Eve’s problems did not end with the war. Constantly picked on and bullied by her mother and forced to work around the clock, she endured years of oppression and hardship before finally breaking free. This is the moving, and at times disturbing, story of the seven years Eve and her family spent in the hamlet of Roscroggan.
The Millionaire Clown
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
At 15, James Sinclair set up a little children’s entertainment business called Jimbo the Partyman. By the age of 18 he was turning over £1000 a week. Today the Partyman Group puts on 7000 parties a year and owns a string of business supplying everything from fun days and family days out to magicians and childcare. And James is still only 29.
Riding With No Hands
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biographical memoir of a 12 year old boy struggling alone to find his place in life as he learns about life, death, love, and his sexual awakening, all in the context of an abusive father and the haunting specter of sexual abuse. The secret of his abuse permeates his life, friendships, and relationships.
Petite Confessions - A Humorous Memoirette
Price: Free! Words: 16,390. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From champagne bottles to baby bottles, this memoirette offers a humorous look at an American mom's decade in Paris. Party Girl Vicki moved to Paris hoping to drink her fill of wine and fall in love. She accomplished her goal, but encountered many bumps along the way: romantic encounters gone awry, absurd French bureaucracy threatening her sanity, and two adorable but impossibly energetic kids.
Broadcast from a coffin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Handwritten in 2004, and submitted to the British library in 2006. "Broadcasting from a coffin" is a partial autobiography of Mohini Hersom. She says: Firstly the sound coming from a coffin can be muffled and so you may have to use an amplifier. Secondly, people do not like broadcasts coming from a coffin, which may be the reason why I am bookworthy and newsworthy.