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Sine Die
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a poignant true story of love lost. It begins with the central person 'Harry Blake' as a young boy in pre-world war 2 years. It takes the reader through his troubled childhood and eventual voluntary enlistment into the British Army. It describes Harry's accident that saw him 'invalided' out of the army and his inability to function as a normal person.
Sacada del Polvo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2015 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A pesar de un trasfondo de abuso infantil, dislexia e infidelidad matrimonial, Avis realizó su primer viaje internacional de misiones a la edad de cincuenta años. La Iglesia, la Escuela y el Orfanato que ella fundó en el norte del Perú, fue el resultado tanto de su dolor como de su obediencia radical al Señor, sacando del polvo a miles de personas. Esta convincente historia es de una mujer común y
É Assim Não É
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ah! Mas fui-o confirmando ao longo da vida. É mesmo pecado. E na primeira escola ficou completamente claro. Foi uma das primeiras vezes em que morri. «A menina anda com o fio ao pescoço por fora da bata porquê? Não tem vergonha? A dar nas vistas. É para os rapazes a verem?
Poetic Memoirs of a Young Son
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: British English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Logger books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
A Young Man, His ways, His thoughts, His Journeys, Adventures and Travails, His views on women and sexuality, right here in Poems... Buy this very ebook about the journey, travails, pains, romance and lessons of an African Boy and Support child education in Developing countries
A Different Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,790. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author was born in Scotland in 1946 to a large family of 11 children. At the age of 16 Alice moved to London to work for the Royal Household, whilst there she met her future husband, a member of the Household Cavalry. Alice has three grandchildren.
Forgiveness
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015 by Aurora House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Macky's unfolding life brought insecurity and inner turbulence. Disturbing thoughts overshadowed her strong intuitive self, heightened during four decades of debilitating painful cyclic migraines. She is coming full circle, gaining insight into how words and actions, have overloaded her sensitive body. Spiritual healing has taken place as a natural course of her continued trust and belief.
In from the Rain - a Journey of Faith
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of how faith grew in a boy as he grew towards adulthood, and left behind many beliefs of his upbringing.
Heroine Tracks
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Aisha Raison, author of Speaking in Cursive and Other Adventures of Little Girl Blue, introduces essays and poetry on the Independent Black Woman, relationships, love and social issues.
A Short Biography of Pope John XXIII
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A very short biography of Angelo Roncalli better known as the blessed Pope John XXIII who headed the Catholic Church from 1958 until his death in 1963.
Sir Harry Gibbs: Without fear or favour
Price: $2.36 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This biography concerns one of Queensland's and Australia's most distinguished lawyers and jurists, Sir Harry Gibbs. Born in Ipswich in 1917, he studied law at the University of Queensland before going on to a legal career of great accomplishment, culminating in his taking the top position in the Australian judicial system. He was Chief Justice of the Australian High Court from 1981-1987.
Scholars and Gentlemen
Price: $1.57 USD. Words: 147,980. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There are a number of remarkable families who have made their mark on Australian life in the 20th century — Street, Kent-Hughes, Bonython, Cilento, Durack, Mackerras — are some that spring instantly to mind. It has been my purpose to illustrate this by tracing the diverse careers of the Mackerras family and assessing the contribution they have made to the development of this country.
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life
Rider Haggard: His Extraordinary Life and Colonial Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first hand witness, the author himself.
My Military Years
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The incredibly true story of a daring and cunning band of rogue army clerks working with the anti-war underground to shuffle family men and unrecognized conscientious objectors away from combat in Vietnam. Private Feeney, the groups leader, flew weekly from Boston to Oakland Army Base and put men into the trunks of cars and helped them escape - five minutes after delivering them as his prisoner.
Isolated World
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
Murder In Pittsburgh The Death of an Artist's Model
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Grace Roberts was a 25-year-old manicurist and artist's model for hosiery ads across the United States. In her violent death the reader is transported into the life of affluent Philadelphia nearly a century ago. One of her most prominent suitors was the heir to a Pittsburgh coal fortune, a man who was educated at Yale. He and Mary's romance was broken off in 1907 because of social constraints.
The Dancing Debutante
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Elfrida Eden was born into a distinguished family – her uncle was a Prime Minister, Sir Anthony Eden. As one of the last true ‘debs’ she mingled with the stars. She auditioned for Judy Garland and turned down Norman Wisdom’s offer of a film role. She also turned Sean Connery down when he made a pass at her at a party after being cast as James Bond.
In Search of Oneness - A Memoir of Hope and Healing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,240. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
An attempt to define this memoir is like trying to define life in one breath. You are invited to bear witness to the power of a single vision experienced by a five-year-old girl. Lou’s vision carries, holds and guides her through years of silence and being silenced. Step inside these pages and walk this winding path of hope, healing and transformation with Annette/Lou.
Um Grande Menino
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
O menino que nasceu em uma humilde família O menino que mal possuía vestes na meninice O menino que teve uma infância dura e traumática O menino que se tornou operador
A Pearl Necklace
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
A Pearl Necklace is the compelling true story of a Chinese American's struggles and victories strung together throughout life, weaving sorrows, joys, and lessons learned to create a beautiful masterpiece of inspiration and brilliance. MiXue reaches beyond the depths of her Chinese roots and the heights of the American dream to find her most profound identity and fulfillment beyond herself.