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The Man I Was
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,250. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Men’s Issues
View A Very Touching Video Of An Actual Scene From This Book On YouTube @ http://youtu.be/Vjh7RTT9Va8 As a musician playing in clubs, he led a life of sin, adultery and divorce. But even after he become the “happily” married father of three; he lived for years as a self-centered workaholic focusing mainly on his career, his hobbies and his schedule. Until the tragic morning that he and
John Wayne (Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Vol. 1)
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Series: Mr. Farmer's Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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The first in a series of nonfiction tales, as told by an unnamed storyteller who we will call Mr. John Farmer. The beginning story is a remembered tale about a mad cow who once ran free on the highway near Mr. Farmer's home and land. Mr. Farmer tells this story and will tell others that have happened during his many years of farming in this series dedicated to his tales.
My Home Away from Home
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,320. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the ages of 12 to 19, the author attended a school for the blind. He tells about life in the "cottages," academics, sports, field trips, vocational training, and more. He had good and bad teachers, followed wise rules and absurd ones, met good friends and bullies, and welcomed administrative changes. Perkins educated him very well; this book will surely educate and entertain many others.
Confessions of a Fanboy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Star Wars has generated an amazing fan base, and people all over the world from different generations have stories about growing up with it. This is one of those stories.
Crazy Bitch: Living with Canine Compulsive Disorder
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Meet Venus, a beautiful white mixed breed. Part Akbash, part Lab, part clown, part escape artist, part guard dog, part wild dog ... she had more personalities than Sybil, the most famous psychiatric patient in the world. And the people that tried to save her from a world gone crazy, both outside and in her mind.
50 Tales of Flight: From Biplanes to Boeings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History
In “50 Tales of Flight”, the reader is not simply taken aloft in everything from biplanes to Boeings as the title may suggest. True, the flight deck door has been cracked ajar and the canvas cover pulled back from the open cockpit, but this book is built from the ground up. From the alarm clock buzzing to begin the airline pilot’s day to the sound of silence when a light aircraft engine fails...
I Wanted To Tell You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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No one can ever understand what it means for a child to see his/her Dad behind bars, the best one can do is to relate. I Wanted To Tell You, is written by a boy twelve years later after his Dad was imprisoned-and he hopes that his Dad would find it somewhere in his heart to forgive him for all those years he never visited him. He also has something important he's always wanted to tell his Dad.
Daniel Tammet: the Boy with the Incredible Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
New Edition June 2013. Many people have known for a long time that the life story of the author, celebrity and performer of intellectual feats Daniel Tammet which has been told countless times in books, TV and scientific publications is incomplete in ways that matter and questionable in too many ways to count. Let Lili Marlene show you the alternative story hiding in plain sight.
It Puts Muscles On Your Eyebrows
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The book gives the views and life of a common squaddie in the British Army infantry regiment during the early 1950’s.
From Dusk Till Dawn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I am 47 years old and have been searching for my whole life for true happiness an sometimes thinking I may have found it, yet every adventure is short lived and I find myself back at the drawing board. My history has been that of depression, destruction and debt but finally I have found my nieche and wow is my life changing.
Klondike House - Memories of an Irish Country Childhood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Klondike House, John Dwyer recounts his memories of growing up in Ireland. Each chapter recounts a way of life that has now largely disappeared. Sprinkled with a selection of fitting works by some of Ireland's best-known poets such as Seamus Heaney and Patrick Kavanagh, this gem of a book is a chronicle of the simple but happy life of an Irish farmer boy.
Under an Australian Sky
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Born in Australia, the author was raised in England of British-Australian parents. In her twenties, she sold everything, ditched her plans and travelled to her birthplace – a five-year journey she wrote about in The Jacaranda Trail. Under an Australian Sky features some short original reflections on the author's life Down Under, not included in The Jacaranda Trail book.
Wayfaring Traveler: Whale Rider of the Tide
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Series: The Wayfaring Traveler, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 80,620. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Wayfaring Traveler is the book that launches you into the heart of America and planetary change. Homeless and scared witless, Wafarer went plummeting into fiscal hemorrhage of downsizing and diaspora. Made long journey in old car; met interesting characters; lived in a tent. What mattered finally? Meet-your-eye people, truth in a handshake, the call of the wild, and seize-the-day.
Whispers Of A Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,030. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Inspired by a true story! Within the depths of man lies a darkness that can penetrate even the strongest of faiths. One little girl, whose life was touched miraculously by the hands of God, finds herself the victim of circumstance. Through the eyes of a horse, she discovers strength and purpose that will carry her through her life, turning a child into a warrior.
Moving With God Past the Pain... of Divorce, Death or Any Parting of Lives Once Joined
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
One morning nine months after she and her husband had separated, Pam Carlquist began a dialogue that would change her life forever. In a moment of desperation, she sat down with pen and paper and cried out to God for help. To her surprise, she received a response so comforting and wise that she continued the correspondence for over a year. The answers launched her on a journey of healing and love.
How You Can Get a Job at Walt Disney Studios Without a College Degree
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Working for Walt Disney is a childhood dream, shared by millions of people, from all across the world. Since the founding of the studios in 1923, only a small fraction of individuals have ever experienced the bliss of making that dream coming true. After working at the illustrious Studio for more than 6 years, author Eric Muss-Barnes shares his story of how that wish-upon-a-star came true for him.
I've Been in Your Bedroom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,750. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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I'm a real estate broker. It's a fudged memoir, all about selling houses and what it's like from my side of the desk. I've been fooling around with names, actual happenings, some of them borrowed, to protect the innocent and not-so-innocent. However, my tale is true enough so that if you're interested in getting into real estate sales, don't say I didn't warn you.
My Name is Frankie
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Frankie Maio was never expected to amount to much. The oldest son of an alcoholic, it was no surprise when he turned to alcohol as well. Forty-seven years of heavy drinking and drug abuse should have been the end of him ... but Frankie's mother believed in miracles, and that's what Frankie got.
Im No Hero
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I’m No Hero is an autobiography of Captain Charlie Plumb’s life; it is the story of the Vietnam POW’s who faced an isolated world of degradation, loneliness, tedium, hunger and pain; most significantly, it is a story of hope, for it deals directly with how the techniques used by the POW’s just to survive are the same techniques you and I apply in daily life.
Badges, Bears, and Eagles: The True Life Adventures of a California Fish and Game Warden
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 89,880. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Over his 30 years as a wildlife protection officer for the California Department of Fish and Game, Steve Callan and his working partner, Dave Szody, conducted some of the most fascinating, complex and highly successful wildlife investigations in California history. They also collected a wealth of true stories—action-packed, suspenseful and often humorous.