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A LIFE CHANGING MOMENT
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
I was in work one day then all of a sudden my life changed for the worse.
Pandita Ramabai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
Search God with all your heart, Search God in truth and in Spirit and you will definitely find Jesus. This is the story of Pandita Ramabai. A story told by Pandita Ramabai in her own words and we have added certain biographical elements to put greater light into a wonderful life, whom the Govt of India named the 'Woman of the Millennium'. A Social reformer, a revivalist, a Bible Translator.
Pastor Fliedner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,800. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
The story of Theodore Fliedner and his Deaconesses, his vision to train women in Nursing so that they can serve God in Church. Today there are 60,000 women working as Protestant deaconesses mostly in Europe. Among these are 25000 women associated with the Kaiserwerth movement.
Martin Luther and the Reformation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of a man who changed the history of the world by fearlessly teaching the simple truths of the Bible as Jesus taught. He taught that every person can go to the Living God directly with a faith as small as a mustard seed, without the need of a priest or any mediator, Christ being the only mediator. He stood against the combined might of the Emperor of Europe and the Pope.
Life of Florence Nightingale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General
This is the story of lady from an aristocratic family who took up the lowest profession of her time – nursing, and elevated it to one of the most noble and most beautiful profession for millions of women, by her Christ like Love, service, and sacrifice towards the sick and the dying in the Crimean war and then towards the poorest people in her own country.
From Platforms to Bridges
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From Platforms to Bridges is a memoir of an everyday man. Growing up in Barrow-in-Furness in the 1960s and holidaying in Devon with his extended family, Paul realised that there was a wider world out there which he was adamant to explore.
William Carey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » Asian
William Carey - Pioneer Missionary to India, translated the Bible in 40 Indian languages, first college for higher education in India, the first Saving Bank in India, first Newspaper in Indian language ‘Samachar Darpan’ Introduced the steam engine to India & encouraged Indian blacksmith to make copies of the engine, Wrote 132 books of learning on various subjects.
Survivor Guilt
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: Australian English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Ask not for whom the bell tolls . . ." "Survivor Guilt" is a short memoir about my experiences in the 2009 bushfires, which are now known as Black Saturday. Facing trauma of such magnitude forces you to rethink your priorities. The bonus story "My love is like a rose garden", contemplates love and persistence.
The Doctor Is In: My Success at the Crossroads of Autism and Spirituality
Price: $6.47 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This autobiography talks about how Dr. Suglia managed to cope with lifelong challenges with health, learning, and social integration despite having autism. In this book, Dr. Suglia talks about how his spiritual philosophy helped him succeed and continue to develop in his career and personal life.
The Fantastic Mr. Anderson: A Biography of Wes Anderson
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever since "Bottle Rocket" charmed it's way onto movie screens across the country in 1996, Wes Anderson's unique and creative style of filmmaking has captivated audiences worldwide. Much has been written about his movies, but little has been written about the man. This short biography gives you an inside look at the person behind the movies. It also will look briefly at the techniques and style
The Burning Cedars
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Ramzy Baroody provides a poignant and pragmatic account of the Lebanese civil war and ensuing turmoil while candidly unraveling the intricate secrets and at times turbulent relationships of a family whose heartbreaking struggles and emotional triumphs with unpredictable and surprising turns and twists continue to resonate with readers long after the last page has been turned over.
Athens, WI: The Place Where Time Stood Still
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
The real power of memory lies in the richness of experience a town such as Athens offered. Daily we played, fished, swam and hung out together. We were inseparable from our friends. How often in any personʼs life does someone buried deep in your memory, someone you have not spoken to in five decades call to say, “Eddie! Remember me!”
Elvis Presley
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
I have resisted writing about Elvis Presley ever since I started this project. This is the 27th book in what is so-far, three different series of books. How can you write about the legends of rock and roll or any genre of music for that matter and not include Elvis. I know a lot has been written about him, but I felt I could add something new, something that has not been written about before.
Shattered
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,560. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This heart wrenching novel will take you into the cruel world of mental abuse. You will experience the suffering and the pain "Tanya" endured throughout her seventeen year marriage. This novel takes you into the life of one victim...there are
A Baby Boomer - At Any Age
Price: Free! Words: 34,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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The open journal and album of Baby Boomer - Joey, and her life in post war Australia during the 1950's and 60's. Beginning with a complete chapter on her great grandparents epic journey to Australia in the 1800's. Share the humour and pains of growing up in the last millennium. When the local creek was your backyard pool and every day was an adventure waiting to be explored!
Same Track, Different Track: One Adjunct's Alternative Route to the Tenure Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013 by Gone Dog Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
"I was never supposed to be where I am today. In academia, the route to the tenure track has on it a terminal degree, publications in peer-reviewed journals, and other what-everybody-else-has-done things.” So begins author Isaac Sweeney as he chronicles his unlikely path from a newspaper staff writer to his coveted tenure-track position in higher education.
Run, Run, Run: A Young Boy's Journey through the Cambodian Tragedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,950. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Survival is the game - death must be avoided. How to avoid the genocide? Even more problematic, how does a five year old boy escape starvation, execution, and fatal illness? How can a young boy maintain family ties when Pol Pot is cutting families apart by assignment to different, far removed camps? This is the story. It is a true story and is utterly amazing. In the survivor's own words.
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
The Hun's Plumbers (A Military School Experience)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you enjoyed the classic novel, THE CATCHER IN THE RYE, you should also like THE HUN'S PLUMBERS. These are mostly true stories from the heyday of military schools when parents of means thought they were doing everyone a favor by sending their adolescent sons to be raised by a military institution during those difficult teenage years. The perspective is from one of those cadets.
The Book of Mormon Myths:An Independent Inquiry into the Claims, Contents, and Origins of the Book of Mormon
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Most people have heard of the Mormon Church, few have any idea of who they are, how they were founded, or the core beliefs found within the Book of Mormon. The Book of Mormon Myths describes the church's 19th-century origins by American prophet Joseph Smith, summarizes the Book of Mormon's contents in easy-to-understand summaries, and evaluates its claims in light of contemporary knowledge.