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Calamity Jan and the Russian
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This May-December, Russian-American love story launches two people on a spirited dance–not Swan Lake–because they still believe in Destiny, and dare to risk everything in order to find it.
Sad But True Life Of A Middle Aged Woman: Guide to Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This middle aged woman has tried to find the loving relationship that has eluded her for years. Through a series of mishaps, she finds her happily ever after, but it isn't what she expected. Be careful when reading this book! You might end up finding YOUR happily ever after! You will laugh, you will cry and you will cheer!
Survive Your Tour in Peace & War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This special report is an unofficial military guide crammed with valuable tips on how to adapt to military life, especially in combat zones. A must read for anyone thinking of enlisting in the military or who has recently joined up. DiGiovanni gives an enlightening view of the war in Iraq and on terrorism from an Iraq combat veteran’s viewpoint. Military history buffs will love this report.
Diary of a Lollipop in a Peanut Factory
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Decadent Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
…The story of an unexpected life… Take the train into the station. Step on the platform. Walk to Broadway and open the curtain into the backstage world of New York City—Join designer Jane Elissa as she meets sports, entertainment, and fashion celebrities while raising money to wipe out Leukemia.
Scorn Not Her Complexity (Epilepsy, My Love!)
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 48,980. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012 by eAnagnosis Publishing Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Children suffering from severe intractable epilepsy can be saved. They can lead a dignified life provided that those who love them and take care of them can also learn to love the condition itself. Originally published in Greek under the title Epilepsy, My Love, this is the story of just such a child, narrated by the parents themselves.
Victory Courts: The Story of Coach Hughes and the PVIL I.M. Terrell Panthers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The book focuses on the life and career of legendary basketball coach, Robert L. Hughes, and the direct influence he had on generations of young athletes in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Victory Courts explores historical and socially relevant issues such as the role of family, community, education, and ways that high school and collegiate sports brought dignity and cultural change across the racia
Hakuna Matata
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine being 3 years old and losing your entire family to war. This is the story, in his own words, of one of the Lost Boys of the Sudan. Manyang tells how he survived a refugee camp by scavenging for food and shelter. He describes growing up without adult guidance or help. Since coming to America at age 15 he has become a success story as the Founder of Humanity Helping Sudan Project.
Sihpromatum: I Grew my Boobs in China
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
14-year-old Savannah Grace's perfect world is shattered when her mother unexpectedly announces that the family would embark on a four-year, 80 country backpacking adventure.
Lucky Joe
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,410. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Can't a guy ever catch a break? Finding a quick way out of Brummagem seemed like a really good idea at the time, especially when I ran into Lucky Joe, 2 years younger than I and disarmingly charming with looks enough to get both of us in the door. We were off to seek our fortune in the hills above Sonora, California, in 1901, so HOW did we end up on that stinking whaler bound for the Bering Sea?
Revealing Grace: A Story About a Cancer Adventure and a Community
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Written by cancer survivor and yoga instructor Amy Conn, this wise and compassionate field guide inspires those touched by cancer to live more fully and less fearful during times that appear most challenging.
Edgar's Studebaker -- And Other Memorable Stories
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A look at the serious and not so serious events in life, from "The Last Can Opener" to "Smiley", the images are from real people, places, and events.
I Have What??? - One Man's Journey Through Breast Cancer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the story of my discovery and treatment of BREAST CANCER. Only 1 percent of all breast cancers occur in men. I knew that men could get breast cancer but I personally knew of no one who had it. It is my hope that this book will make more people aware.
Ex-Lawyer: 21 Concise Biographies of Former Attorneys and Law Students Who Found Success in Another Profession
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This ebook consists of twenty-one concise biographies of former attorneys and law students who found success in another profession.
Miss Jane Speeches and Stories
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 54,040. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jane Gray Krutz was one of the America's best story tellers. She was a well-loved speaker to civic groups, church groups, and business gatherings for over 50 years. Jane pulled together a collection of her speeches and favorite stories about growing up and growing old in her home state of Arkansas. She was known to her audience as “Miss Jane” and served as an AETN volunteer for 47 years.
Broken, Surviving Childhood Abuse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,700. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
As I look back I often said to myself, if only I had sought mental help things may have been different. But it was so hard to admit it I needed help. So many times I have uttered these words to myself…..I will always be broken until I die!
Surfing Mavericks: The Unofficial Biography of Jay Moriarity
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jay Moriarity was a big wave surfer whose positive spirit, relentless dedication, and respect for his sport earned him the admiration of the entire surfing world. Although, he lost his life just one day before his 23rd birthday, he is still an inspiration to not just the surfing community, but to countless people that he met in his life.
Paris-London Connection: The Assassination of Princess Diana
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Europe / Austria & Hungary
Paris-London Connection is the most shocking yet factual book written on the 1997 Paris crash that took the lives of Princess Diana and Dodi Fayed. This fast-moving but authoritative narrative exposes the people who ordered and carried out the assassination. It also reveals the huge level of coordinated state-authorised corruption in the subsequent investigations, including the London inquest.
Passing for Normal: Memoirs of a Cult Child
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Passing for Normal Carl invites you into the mind of an unwitting cult member. With a series of short stories and scenes, he takes you on a journey through the early years of that child’s life, from birth to escape. The point of view ages with the boy, giving the reader a candid insight into what life was really like in the 1980s and 90s as a second-generation member of The Family International
Ramblings in Ireland
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is not a book about rambling in Ireland. It tells the tale of one particular walking trip and the memories and musings it inspired. Exploring the West of Ireland is a time for meditation, spiritual reflection and strengthening the bonds of life. More practically the ability to read a map might have proved helpful.
Double Exposure: A Veteran Returns to Vietnam
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,200. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
A poetic and photographic memoir of a veteran's return to Vietnam, and his lifelong challenge of coming back, telling the truth, and living with it.