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In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the Cockpit with Chuck Yeager is the first volume in Passion for Flight, a series of short biographies (20,000 words or less) regarding notable pilots who inspire young and old alike to take to the skies. Brig. Gen. Charles Elwood “Chuck” Yeager was the first person to break the sound barrier, on Oct. 14, 1947.
Hitler The Dictator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Adolf Hitler’s 12 years a ruler of Germany led to the deaths of millions in World War II and earned him the crown of one of history’s most hated villains. With a passion for art and the penchant to be an architect, young Adolf Hitler spent many years in Vienna. After dropping out of school at the age of 16, he earned his bread by selling paintings on postcards to locals and tourists alike.
Parenting A Parent: The Sequel to Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Parenting A Parent is an autobiographical story that begins when JoAnn’s mother, who has dementia, moves in with her. JoAnn found herself caring for her aging parent and her disabled daughter. This is the inspiring true story of what happened during the next five years of intensely difficult trials and hardships, the ultimate triumph of perseverance, love, and the strength that resides within us.
Larger Than Life: The Exploits of the Miner and Adventurer David E. Buel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Mariner, soldier, prospector, fearless sheriff, legislator, Indian agent, politician, town founding father, mining district developer, mining magnate, bon vivant, civic leader, philanthropist, explorer, businessman, promoter…. David E. Buel did it all in his lifetime.
The Last Campaign: Robert F. Kennedy and 82 Days That Inspired America
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 112,480. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 and represented by David Halpern. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
The bestselling definitive account of Robert Kennedy's exhilarating and tragic 1968 campaign for President.
A Life in the Academy
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 263,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A delightful journey that takes the author from his second year of life to his seventy-fourth. Along the way, Wolff gives us an inside look at Harvard, the University of Chicago, Columbia, the University of Massachusetts, and a variety of other institutions of higher learning in the United States and South Africa.
Shirdi Sai Baba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sai Baba assured his devotees that those devotees who would with full dedication, faith and devotion remember me, in his house there would never have any lack of food, clothing and facilities of luxuries. His life’s entire responsibility and needs would be on Shri Sai Baba, and he would always help them.
Social Disability: One Person's Recovery Journey
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of the recovery struggle from brain injury by a rehabilitation specialist whose professional experience includes working in brain injury recovery programs.
Mi Vida en Cuentos
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 28,950. Language: Spanish. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nacemos, crecemos, nos reproducimos y morimos, Eso nos enseñan en la escuela, lo que no nos dicen es que pasa en cada etapa. Mi vida en cuentos, es una muestra de lo que pasa en el ínterin- Vivimos.
Tutte le parole che non ho detto
Price: $6.58 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A voler sintetizzare in breve il presente libro, già da subito c’è da dire che tre sono i termini di lettura su cui incentrare la nostra attenzione: Fede, Speranza, Amore. Mentre, per dar seguito al percorso narrativo, è bene seguire la freccia direzionale di un percorso umano che da subito porta dalla morte alla Vita.
Rattlesnake Dreams: An American Warrior's Story
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 171,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A memoir of war, journalism, and growing up in the US Pacific Northwest. Spans the second half of the 20th century, and into the 21st. True stories, nightmares and dreams; and one essay.
Lives Shattered: One Mother's Loss at the Hands of the Legal System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
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An incredible tale of survival, this shocking story shows how one woman overcame soul-crushing pain and loss at the hands of an inept legal system while refusing to leave hope behind.
William Ross Bozman: Poems & Autobiography
Price: Free! Words: 13,320. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of original poetry and an interesting autobiography filled with anecdotes and personal reflection, Bozman's work showcases the life, memories, and character of his life.
As of Now
Price: Free! Words: 30,450. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of my life today and some of the forces that I believe contributed to forging the person I am as of now.
Juilliard to Jail
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Leah Joki was a Juilliard-trained actress looking for fame and fortune in Hollywood, but her path took a one hundred and eighty degree turn when she fell in love with teaching theater in prisons.
FAME: The Cast of Glee 2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The sequel to the sold-out Fame series comes the story all Gleeks were waiting for: more biographies of the cast of Glee. From Diana Argron, Darren Criss, Naya Rivera and fan favorite Heather Morris, Fame takes a look at how all of these men and women became part of a global phenomenon. From the hit FOX series; it's your turn to be a Gleek.
Political Power: Hillary Clinton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Bluewater is pleased to present a unique venture in the history of comic books, a follow-up biography featuring Secretary of State Hilary Clinton. Undoubtedly historic, Hillary Clinton's life has had a major impact on politics over the last 20 years.
Fame: Kristen Stewart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Kristen Stewart’s non-conformist style and choices of unique film roles mark her as a maverick in the industry. Through the fluke success of the Twilight Saga, Kristen has become a household name, but her definition of success is not pegged by box office numbers. Read more to learn why Kristen is suited for FAME.
Fame: Justin Bieber the comic book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Like The Beatles, Justin Bieber started life in simple public housing, and also like The Beatles, he is forced to balance fame with his humble beginnings as he comes of age with the whole world screaming his name. Fame: Justin Bieber traces the career of this Youtube sensation from his musical childhood in Ontario to the stage of his first headlining tour.
Sergey Brin and Larry Page: The Creators of Google
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
It is undeniable the influence Google has had. The company filters into every aspect of our lives—whether we are searching for information, using a map to navigate to a destination, or shopping online. “Sergey Brin and Larry Page: The Creators of Google” introduces readers to the two men that have put the world at our fingertips.