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One Night At The Oceanview by J. Jill Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A quiet night of mother and son camping explodes into a firsthand experience with the SWAT team. Originally published in Geist magazine.
The Journey by Cathy Grant
Price: Free! Words: 7,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A series of essays, interviews and book exerpts written by or about a middle aged woman with a disabilitie. Hopefully the reader will get some insight into the world of the disabiled from a woman's perspective.
Hollywood Loves Me: From Navy Lieutenant to Hollywood Assistant by Sandra McDonald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The journey from Navy officer to Hollywood assistant is no easy road to follow. Chasing a dream, former lieutenant Sandra McDonald finds herself filling out Michael Eisner's expense reports, picking up dog poop for an A-list Oscar winner, and standing in a limo line next to Sting. Now an award-winning author, she recounts her Hollywood years with humor and grace.
Anthony Strollo by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Anthony Strollo became the chief lieutenant of Vito Genovese, who was head of a New York Crime family. Strollo disappeared in 1962 and his remains have never been found. There has been speculation that he disappeared voluntarily, perhaps going to Florida where his friend Joe Adonis lived. I have used old newspaper accounts, including columns by Jack Anderson and Drew Pearson, to do my research.
The Letter by J. Jill Robinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This poignant personal essay about the reunion between a birth mother and her son won Event magazine’s creative nonfiction contest and was anthologized in Somebody’s Child.
The Wit and Wisdom of a Nonagenarian by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 18,990. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
A collection of stories from a man who has seen and done much in his 90+ years of life. He's wide-eyed and bushy-tailed and his perspective is invaluable. Have a slice of what an amazing person has to say about his life!
Das (Alp) Traumschiff by Elka Hacker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: German. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ein augenzwinkender Blick hinter die Kulissen der Kreuzfahrtindustrie. Es es nicht alles Gold was glänzt...Aus eigenen Erfahrungen und Erinnerungen niedergeschrieben. Vor Gericht und auf hoher See ist man allein. Dieser Satz beinhaltet viel Wahrheit.
Changes by missrudy0715
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is a testimony without a test ? The struggles of an average teen on a journey to greatness.This Book tells the story of a young woman learning life lessons along the way and finding the pathway to overcoming it all. Her unrelenting faith to believe and trust, in spite of the obstacles she faced, took her from adversity to success.
Memoirs of My Bipolar Aquarian Son by Darlene M. Mattson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deceased bipolar Aquarian son, Cal. Complicated disposition during elementary/teen years. Diagnosed bipolar at age 29. Remarkable IQ in certain arenas; lacked common sense in others. Witty, quick, and loved to write poetry/songs [some included in this book]. A variety of music was his world; heavy metal was his style. Endured void of musically accomplished biological father.
Indie Nerds Quarterly by Chasity Nicole
Price: Free! Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Indie Nerds Quarterly is a magazine that comes out four times a year. Each edition features articles on indie authors, artists, and musicians.
What A Rotten Colon! A Story Of A Cancer Survivor by Kenneth Kee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Although the definition of a cancer survivor refers to a person who is alive, I prefer to use the word cancer survivor as one who has survived at least 5 years of cancer. My patient had survived 8 years in spite of being given a year to live. 1 Introduction 2 Sudden Abdominal Pain 3 The Surgery 4 The Day after Surgery 5 Remission 6 Relapse 7 The Daughter’s Story 8 Simple Guide to Colon Cancer
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 3: Lech Wałęsa by Teacher Forum
Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Walesa was a simple electrician who had started his work at Lenin Shipyard. Having worked there for some time and having experienced the poor working conditions, he became a dissident trade-union activist.
Great White Hunters by Don Caswell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
True stories from yesteryear's famous Great White Hunters. Enthralling tales of their daring and dangerous exploits in Africa and India. Real ripping yarns from the days of yore.
My Auntie Zoya by Tania Senko
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Tanya Goodwin. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » History » European
A novel based on the life of my Aunt Zoya, stage name, Zoya Valevska, a Russian and European star of ballet, theater, film, and opera.
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 2: Emma Goldman by Teacher Forum
Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
In her time known as “the most dangerous woman in the United States", Emma Goldman is popularly known for her writing, political speeches, and political activism. She is also called an anarchist by some biographers and historians.
An african on the silk Road by Awowale
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It is a heartbreaking tale of loss, and an uplifting tale of perseverance. Follow the journey of Awowale Awonuga from his danger-fraught first days in West Africa to his harrowing escape from the clutches of Chinese gangsters in this stark and startling true story of a journey from west to east and back again. Join Awowale as he travels a modern silk road
Redefining Strong by Phoenix White
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Redefining Strong is a riveting story of self-discovery, sacrifice, and healing. Phoenix White takes you on a journey through her skeleton closet to help you identify and clean out the BS in your life so that you can begin to heal from the inside out. She shares techniques and soul exercises to help you rid yourself of the pain and fear that hold you back from unlocking your full potential.
Prepare to Come About by Christine C. Wallace
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,820. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Wallace chronicles her successful business that brought her accolades and awards. As her professional life soars, her family's lives spiral. Tales of teens in crisis and chaos illuminate the struggles of many working families. Events broadside her business causing a professional aftershock. Their lifeline comes in the form of a ship named Zodiac and its enigmatic captain.
Notorious Outlaws of the Old West by James Creamwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The names Billy the Kid, Frank and Jesse James, Wild Bill Hickok, and Pat Garrett paint a picture of a romanticized version of the old West to most people. However, the truth is that this was a very brutal and bloody time in history that saw countless victims brutalized, robbed, or killed. Life was cheap and death could be found in saloons, cat houses, and numerous other locations.
The Beauty of Change by Trading Post Publishing
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 37,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Memoir/Inspiration/Spiritual The Beauty of Change A Father and Son's Journey To Redemption Everyone loves a compelling story — especially when it contains insights into the multicultural society in which we now live. Yet, very seldom do we encounter a story that provides the reader with the capacity to understand conditions or situations which are most often viewed from afar.