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Dragons and Butterflies: War With Her Father
By Marie Jensen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by SDS Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
#2 in the Jean Ridgeway series from Marie Jensen. Jean's battle with her abuser becomes a war, & there can only be 1 winner. But in adolescence, she must also face family, boyfriend & school issues, deceit, jealousy, heartbreak & tragedy. In the end, her physical and mental well-being are threatened, as her visions of the future become as heart-wrenching as her experiences of the past & present.
Sir Allen & Me: An Insider's Look at R. Allen Stanford and the Island of Antigua
By Robert Hoffman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,800. Language: American English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Author Robert Hoffman went to work for R. Allen Stanford in the late 90s to start up a newspaper on the island of Antigua. This book tells the story of the rise and fall of "Sir Allen" and one of the most spectacular financial collapses in modern history. Later convicted of several counts of fraud, the ego-obsessed Stanford will spend the rest of life in federal prison.
The Place
By Jerry McGowan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,320. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Is there life after death?  The Place answers this question through the author's personal experiences. The Place is the heartwarming story of two brothers' love for one another as they enter and exit each other lives during their walk together. It's a story of love, loss and healing. “Jerry McGowan, is “connected” to that spirit world beyond." Eagle Man, Oglala Sioux-Mother Earth Spirituality
Angry Blog (Free Version)
By Darren How
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the saying goes, don’t pick a fight with a poet. During the darkest two years of his life, serial blogger Darren How didn’t just get angry… he got mad. He dealt with it the only way he knew how: write. He wrote of business school and the Asian workplace, and couldn’t decide which was scarier. He wrote of love and friendship, neither of which he was sure existed.
The Blue Lady of Ada'Hi
By Libbi Moore
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
tales of visits from "the Blue Lady and other spirits" to our Georgia mountain home.
Words On My Wings, tales from the cockpit
By Tosh McIntosh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Boarding an airliner, have you ever glanced to your left and wondered what it's like up there with your hands and feet on the controls? And are you curious about what it's like flying a tactical fighter in combat? Tosh McIntosh knows. Book One of Words On My Wings, tales from the cockpit, begins the story of an aviator's journey as seen through the lens of personal experience.
Somewhere Over the Rainbow, I've Lost My Damn Mind: A Manic's Mood Chart
By Derek Thompson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Somewhere Over the Rainbow will be the first humorous memoir about bipolar by a member of the Millennial Generation—today’s young adults. More than an account of coming to terms with a mental health condition, it’s a story of being young and feeling lost, dealing with heartbreak and still finding plenty to laugh about, no matter what happens.
Real Estate Millionaire
By Fiona Jones
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
How the top performers in the industry Turnover Millions in real estate. Billions of dollars worth of property is transacted in Australia every year. For most Aussies their home or business is their biggest asset.Learn how the top agents achieve the best results for their clients and how they keep motivated in any market.
TURNS: A Collection of Memoir Chapbooks
By CoCo Harris
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A volume of short memoir chapbooks comprised of compelling narratives. The following authors and titles are featured: Deep Blue: Poems of a Navy Life by Nancy Prothro Arbuthnot; My Life in Shoes by Pamela L. Laskin; The Enigma by Gerri Luce; Scenes from My Life on Hemlock Street: A Brooklyn Memoir by Arlene L. Mandell; Learning from Lady Chatterley by Gloria Nixon-John; My Two Years in Priest Corp
Parachute, Pray, or Laugh
By Truman Godwin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Exploits of the New Psychological Warfare Unit (Psy-Warriors) in the Korean War: Join the crew of Psy-Warriors in actual flights as they make military history as a Special Operations Wing of the US Air Force.
Go Do It Lad
By Ernie Kriewaldt
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 195,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Ernie Kriewaldt’s successes in business ventures as a college student and later, after WW2 he was living in the Territory of Papua, New Guinea as a customs officer and started his own business there with some success. This took him back to Australia where he took some bad hits and had to move back to PNG. Some of this is a sad story and other parts are filled with joy.
The Princess and the Warrior: Book One - My Life and Times
By Scarlet Hardy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by E-Books Publisher. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Scarlet Hardy was born in Carlisle and at the age of 18 she moved to London. In 1994 she moved to Plymouth where she studied at Plymouth University. Scarlet is a civil servant who enjoys writing and painting in her spare time. Scarlet lives in Plymouth and she has three grown up children. Scarlet hopes to continue writing books for many years to come.
One Single Thought
By Robin Carretti
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is a unique view of my life through my eyes. It has all the ups and downs of life but eventually things come together.
The Way It Was
By Jean MacIntyre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story of life in rural Eastern Ontario, Canada, in the 1920s and ‘30s when wages were fifty cents a day plus room and board, cars were rare, homes were without hydro, and neighbors helped neighbors. Alan and Betty met in 1934, fell in love, and raised a family of eleven children, some of whom have contributed memories of their parents, and life in a big family.
Left by the Indians: Story of My Life
By Ethan E. Harris
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
This the eyewitness story of the Utter-Van Ornum wagon train massacre. It is the single worst pioneer massacre in US history. Much like the Donner Party and the Paraguay soccer team, the 16 survivors of the Utter-Van Ornum wagon train had to resort to cannibalism in order to survive their 45-day ordeal.
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
By Phyllis Appel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
Widowhood 102 The Diary Entries
By Dawn Millen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Widowhood 102 is an extraction of the entries in my diary during the first year of Widowhood. These entries are just another part of they journey into being the new me.
The Road to Ramadan
By Ian C. Dawkins Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A young man of color, from Britain, journeys through West Africa in search of his identity. After many adventures he meets a young Ghanaian, who teaches him about Islam. Meeting his family he goes to live with his extended family in Kumasi and learns about the true values of the Moslem faith and his place in the world.
Set Yourself Free: Reon Schutte's 10 Principles to Break Out of Your Personal Prison Through the Power of Choice
By Reon Schutte
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
During Reon Schutte's journey to liberation from both literal incarceration and the prison of the mind, he discovered the key to freedom: The Power of Choice. In his first book, Reon shares 10 Principles--lessons he learned the very hard way--and provides simple exercises to immediately put the Principles into practice in our own lives.
The Sea of Talmud: A Brief and Personal Introduction
By Henry Abramson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Scholarly yet readable, The Sea of Talmud combines basic, authoritative information on the Talmud with the author’s unique and personal journey to traditional Judaism. Tracing the history of the Talmud from its origins in ancient Israel and Babylon to Internet-based texts, Dr. Abramson describes the excitement and thrill of studying Talmud from an insider’s perspective.