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The Mayor: How I Turned Around Los Angeles After Riots, an Earthquake and the O.J. Simpson Murder Trial
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The only Republican to be elected mayor in Los Angeles in the last 40 years, the core of Richard J. Riordan’s success as a politician, philanthropist, and businessman has always been empowering people and getting things done with clear-eyed, compassionate pragmatism. In this book, he shares how he brilliantly turned around L.A. after it faced near disaster.
A Thailand Diary 1 January - 31 December
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
One of a series of books on Thailand culture and lifestyle, written in a diary format and introducing real Thai people. Read what the Thais feel about the culture shock that foreigners usually experience during their visits here and be entertained by the surprises that Westerners find in their contact with the Thais. A readable and often humourous book with entries that are fun to browse. . .
Baby Steps: A Personal Journey with God through a Lifetime of Pain and Heartache
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,340. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
"Baby Steps: A Personal Journey with God through a Lifetime of Pain and Heartache," is a book about the author's journey through many years of pain and heartache...a journey that led her through twenty-one painful knee surgeries...counseling for sexual abuse, which became a very painful form of child abuse and the loss of many things…including children.
Robin Williams: Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is devoted to America's best actor and best comedian. Robin Williams was a celebrated actor and comedian. Robin McLaughlin Williams was born in Chicago, Illinois, July 21, 1951; he received the prestigious degree at the Juilliard School of Music and Performing Arts in New York.
Steve Jobs: The Unauthorized Autobiography
Price: $10.14 USD. Words: 72,170. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Get a unique insight into the mind of visionary and creative genius Steve Jobs, the iconic entrepreneur and founder of Apple. One of the most significant innovators and inventors in history, responsible for ringing in the digital age. Hear his story from his early childhood to revolutionizing the personal computer and handheld industry with the Mac, iPhone, iPad and more..
Sigo mi camino
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: Spanish. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ésta es la historia de Eli, una joven cuya vida da un giro de ciento ochenta grados cuando tan sólo tenía doce años y tiene que aprender a vivir sola a pesar de los obstáculos que la vida le va poniendo delante. Esas experiencias le enseñan algo muy importante. “Dios sólo le da las batallas más duras a los guerreros más fuertes”.
Memories with Mom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A book dedicated to my mom and what all she means to me. It's a book of memories I share with her.
The One Breast Goddess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: Australian English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Learn the tools to transform your biggest challenges into the keys to unlocking your creative flow.
Days of Fear
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,540. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
A true story of horror, bloodshed and courage… The Irish Republican Army, supported by many Catholic priests, became involved in murderous attacks and bombings. The Troubles in Northern Ireland exploded into outright armed rebellion. In 1970, Britain's MI6 thrust into the bloody fray a young former commando, the ideologue Maurice Tansey. his true story ....
No-One Famous
Price: Free! Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Born in 1972, Ton-Teg, Wales. I went unnoticed to most of the known world but I made my mark on so many people like they did with me. Here are some of my favorite memories from some of the best times of my life. I hope you enjoy.
The House in Sønderhå
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 150. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How to let go of the times that has passed? Bue Bredsdorff is not good at it and tries here through his drawings to capture memories and atmospheres from his parents home in the small village of Sønderhå on the edge of Denmark. The result is a series of evocative fragments of a place that has ceased to exist.
Miracle on 91st Street
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,870. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Joseph Parenti was hit by a stolen speeding car. His life was turned upside down in a few minutes. His heart stopped three times and he suffered a traumatic brain injury.
Il est une fois O
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: French. Published: September 26, 2014 by Benjamin Nemopode. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Récit testamentaire d'un bouddha contemporain, pour tous et tous les autres bouddhas à venir, plus de mille
Carry on Padre - Memoir of an Army Chaplain in Apartheid South Africa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Carry on Padre" is the inside story of a young man’s journey through National Service in Apartheid South Africa. This memoir reveals the doubts, fears and uncertainties that were all too common for many in South Africa of that era. What was the right thing to do? By doing National Service, did you condone official policies of discrimination? "Very highly recommended" Peter Chapman, SADF Veteran.
The Cancer Diaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Is there wonder in the dark? Byron Leavitt fell ill in the fall of 2013 and was diagnosed with stage four Hodgkin's Lymphoma. As he started chemo therapy he also began to write. He wrote of darkness and light, despair and hope, life and death. But most of all, he wrote a story: one about falling into the abyss, and finding Someone there waiting to catch you.
Fly At Five
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A book of short stories about high flying adventures as a helicopter pilot for a TV news station.
Tsunami Reflections - Otsuchi Remembered
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This book details the fate of Otsuchi, the author’s retirement home, as a microcosm of the horrific tsunami that destroyed Japan’s Sanriku Coast on March 11, 2011. The narrative provides geographical and historical context and reflects on the tsunami’s aftermath, loss of family members and home, mass funerals, cultural aspects, humanitarian efforts, and plans for recovery.
Against The Flow - A True Story Beginning in 1930s Outback Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,760. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life growing up in outback Queensland was tough in the 1930's. Ruth Ann Jellet should know, she lived it. In Against The Flow, her first book written just shy of her 80th birthday, she recalls the hardship and memories of a Queensland long gone.
Les Mémoires de la marquise de la Rochejaquelein
Series: La Guerre de Vendée, Livre 1. You set the price! Words: 136,160. Language: French. Published: September 23, 2014 by Philippe Prisson. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Ces Mémoires racontent les batailles, les grands désastres, les misères qui marquent les plus funestes guerres civiles de l’histoire de France, la Guerre de Vendée.
Kimmy Schizophrenic
Price: Free! Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / schizophrenia
Celebrity voices, voices from the U.S. government, electronic spirit voices, and even alien voices. In this book the author talks to the voices in her head about her experiences as a schizophrenic and why she believes the telepathy is real.