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My Beautiful Flower by Jean Murray
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jean Murray takes the reader through the changing face of Ireland from the post war years to the present day. And the journey, described with a lyrical Irish voice, is seen through the eyes of her family, through drink addiction, violence, poverty, success, love and fear and eventually the overcoming of depression.
Booked: Literature in the Soul of Me by Karen Swallow Prior
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,710. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
A life of books. A life of soul. Professor Karen Swallow Prior poignantly and humorously weaves the two, until you can't tell one life from the other. Booked draws on classics like Great Expectations, delights such as Charlotte's Web, the poetry of Hopkins and Donne, and more.
Sun Shine Down: A Memoir by Gillian Marchenko
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by T.S. Poetry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An emergency c-section, a surprise diagnosis of Down syndrome, a foreign country, and your dreams at risk. What would you do? Would it take you down?
The Risk of Sorrow: Conversations with Holocaust Survivor, Helen Handler by Valerie Foster
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Albion-Andalus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
What can the few remaining survivors of the Holocaust teach us before they are gone? What is it that hasn’t yet been said? A high school teacher is given the opportunity to find out when one such survivor chooses her to preserve her final testament. In The Risk of Sorrow, Valerie Foster, takes us on a compelling journey through her complex relationship with Helen Handler, a survivor of Auschwitz.
Share Your Neighbour's Grief by James Kemoli Amata
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Share Your Neighbour’s Grief is a true short story in which names of characters have been falsified for harmony. It is actually an appendix to Share Your Neighbour’s Joy. Mchoyo was an ordinary secondary school teacher. He lived a life of one man in this world until he lost his son and it downed on him that in this world a person should live and work with others.
"The Holiness of the Real": The Short Verse of Kenneth Rexroth by Donald Gutierrez
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
With this e-edition of Donald Gutierrez's masterful "The Holiness of the Real," students and lovers of American poetry will now have an in-depth analysis of the short works of San Francisco's most iconic poet at their fingertips. Here is the exact text of Amador Publishers' 2014 2nd Edition of Gutierrez's authoritative guide to the works of Kenneth Rexroth, revised for convenience and ease of use.
Adorado Abominado by Alina Pires Lopes
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 26, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este fabuloso livro conta-nos um impressionante e inigualável registo real de crianças deixadas à mercê dos perigos, contando bizarros e inconvenientes acontecimentos.
King Kwong: Larry Kwong, the China Clipper Who Broke the NHL Colour Barrier by Paula Johanson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who broke the colour barrier in the NHL? A man whose professional hockey career statistics include leading the senior leagues for scoring and for low penalty minutes – and a single shift on the ice in an NHL game.
The Woman I Was Born To Be by Aleshia Brevard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies(5.00 from 1 review)
Told with truth, humor and flair, this is the autobiography of one transsexual's wild ride from boyhood as Alfred Brevard ("Buddy") Crenshaw in rural Tennessee to voluptuous female entertainer in Hollywood. This memoir is a rare pre-Women's Movement account of coming to terms with gender identity.
Irving Waxey Gordon Wexler by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
Glimpses of Autobiography by Roy T James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A few events, personalities and impressions that would have found a place in my autobiography, if ever I wrote one.
The Daily Grind 50 Days by Esther Chen
Series: Surfing the waves of education. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It is December of 2014 and nearing the start of 2015, I start to gather my thoughts of living in Singapore and also as a teacher. The lifestyle of a teacher follows the school terms and holidays. Read on to discover the background story behind a teacher and an ordinary Singaporean.
Le Canzoni di Kamal by I.B. Fander
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: Italian. Published: February 24, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Come Neale Donald Walsch in "Conversazioni con Dio", Kamal ci dà, nel suo stile poetico, un raro scorcio di un ricercatore nel suo dialogo con l’Assoluto. Egli vede il divino nella cosa più minuscola. Questo ci ricorda che tutto è sacro ed ha uno scopo. Egli ci mostra che ovunque ci troviamo, siamo nel posto giusto, benedetti per quello che facciamo e chiunque pensiamo di essere.
Portraits of Passion: Aging Defying the Myth by Marshall Stearn
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
These interviews are a testament that traditional upbringing of families working together for the common good produce offspring who pursue life choices without parental interference. Allowing children to engage in trial and error activities enhanced their instincts to pursue their passions.
If I Could Paint the Moon Black by Nancy Burke
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
We know The Diary of Anne Frank. Now, we have Imbi's story, If I Could Paint the Moon Black. A child and her mother in occupied Estonia, caught in the nowhere land between two warring dictators, Hitler and Stalin in the years 1939-1945. You will fall in love with the spirit of this young girl; a story of escape and love, delightfully told despite the reminders of war and devastation.
Dirty by M C Flux
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 118,060. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
MC Flux, AKA Carl Rodney Thomas, is a top drum and bass MC. Talent-spotted for top clubs, he was soon the MC of choice. But Flux has spent plenty of time on the dark side and dicing with the law. This is his raw, colourful story, written with the help of his close friend Peter Spence. Vivid and explicit, this is not a story for the faint-hearted.
Confessions of a Wrestler by Martin R Gillott
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Martin Gillott, better known in the wrestling world as Jackie 'Glitterboy' Evans, knew early in his career that life in the ring would be no walk in the park. Now he tells all, including hilarious accounts of adventures in and out of the ring.Confessions Of A Wrestler will have you in stitches - just like 'Glitterboy'.
Viaggi Avventura by Billy Gomes
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ci si unì una carovana che, viaggiando 1.500 chilometri a sud, raggiunse Medina e ha visitato la tomba del profeta Maometto. Poi si recò a La Mecca, dove ha completato il suo pellegrinaggio e ha preso il titolo di 'Haji'. Lasciò cadere l'idea di tornare a casa; dopo un mese trascorso alla Mecca, si unì a una grande carovana di pellegrini di ritorno in Iraq attraverso la penisola arabica.
Santo Sufi E Sufismo by Billy Gomes
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Questi santi hanno sottolineato l'uguaglianza; ignorato il sistema delle caste e attaccato la religione istituzionalizzata. Essi non limitarsi alle idee puramente religiosi. Essi sostengono riforme sociali troppo. Si opponevano le pratiche disumane del sistema sati e l'infanticidio femminile. Le donne sono state incoraggiate ad unirsi 'kirtan.
Rabindranath Tagore Vita E Tempo by Arthar Joy
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: Italian. Published: February 23, 2015 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Amava la natura e gli piaceva guardare gli alberi, il cinguettio degli uccelli, sorgere e tramontare del sole. Era molto sensibile e aveva il cuore di un poeta. L'atmosfera e le persone intorno a lui lo colpì molto. All'età di otto anni, scrisse la sua prima poesia, che è stato molto apprezzato dalla sua famiglia.