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the happy trails of hitch hike mike
By hitchhikemike
Price: Free! Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
an auto biography by me! sorry its raw but thats how i wrote it! its my attempt at recalling my younger years as a traveller, this handsome young adventurer has grown up to be one of ucluelets favourite authors! join the happy trails of hitch hike mike and travel deep into your heart, full of smiles! my song writing through the years is included stay tuned more happy trails to come!
Passage
By Sandy Powers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Passage is a gripping story of murder, war, and intrigue. A baby girl is dropped off at an orphanage with prior adoption arrangements. Death steals the planned future of the child and replaces it with bleakness, abuse, and neglect,yet,the child manages to survive into a young woman with hope.
The Art of Mark Wilson
By Mark Wilson
Price: $8.88 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Imagine being an artist. What it would be like to NOT be labeled a "starving" artist, to be viewed as successful instead. Imagine being able to read a book that does not rob you of your creative energy, but enables you to let out more of your own creative freedom to become more successful making money. this eBook is loaded with more full color illustrations than any eBook available on the market.
Fragments of my Father, a memoir
By Antonio Dias
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A series of ruminations on the loss of a father and a legacy uncovered later in life. A writer finds his father and his voice in "middle age."
Linea Italia in Cucina
By Ghidelli Massimo
Series: Italian cooking, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,660. Language: Italian. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Italian
Perché gli italiani cucinano in "questa" maniera? Cosa li rende diversi dai francesi e da tutti gli altri? Linea Italia in Cucina è la storia del movimento fondato negli Anni Ottanta per valorizzare la cucina regionale italiana e difenderla dalla Nouvelle Cuisine. Storie, discussioni e tante ricette per scoprire l'attualità della più amata cucina al mondo
Angry Blog
By Darren How
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the saying goes, don’t pick a fight with a poet. During the darkest two years of his life, serial blogger Darren How didn’t just get angry… he got mad. He dealt with it the only way he knew how: write. He wrote of business school and the Asian workplace, and couldn’t decide which was scarier. He wrote of love and friendship, neither of which he was sure existed.
We Want The World: Jim Morrison, The Living Theatre and the FBI
By Daveth Milton
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Critic and Scholar Daveth Milton opens the FBI's file on Jim Morrison, leader singer of The Doors, to reveal his Establishment opponents. Moving between Jim’s image, influences and brushes with the law in Phoenix and Miami, Milton uses meticulous research skills to assess the extent of the conspiracy against the singer. Part meditation, part rock in the dock exposé.
Graduation: Life Lessons of a Professional Footballer
By Richard Lee
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Graduation is the memoir of Brentford, and ex-Watford Goalkeeper - Richard Lee.
Mirror, Mirror: True Stories of Manifestation to Inspire the Magic Within You
By Sunni Boehme
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,900. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join adventuress and manifestation goddess Sunni Boehme as she travels from Milwaukee to Majorca, from Piccadilly to Paradise, from Gothenburg to Golan ... all the while fulfilling her wildest dreams of laughter, luxury, and love.
ENIGMA: St Francis of Assisi
By Chris Park
Price: Free! Words: 51,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography of St Francis views him as an enigma. He was was born into wealth and privilege, yet he chose a life of extreme poverty and simplicity. His early life was defined by a carefree attitude to everything, yet he grew into a person of enormous religious conviction and spiritual focus. He had little education but became a highly influential teacher. What lessons can he teach us today?
A Wander in Vetland
By John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
Just Us Two: Ned and Rosie's Gold Wing Discovery
By Rosalie Marsh
Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An exhilarating journey of discovery, adventure, and fun as ‘born-again bikers’ Ned and Rosie discover long-lost family in Ireland, and explore France, Spain, Andorra, Italy, Switzerland, and Belgium on their Honda Gold Wing 1500cc motorbike. An inspirational true story of profound emotional experiences and challenges. Winner 2010 International Book Awards (Travel:Recreational)
This Way Up - Where would I be without a good set of wheels?
By Rhett Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rhett Brown the Life Saver. Now that’s a strange title for a man in a wheelchair. Why is he in a chair? Why is he labelled a ‘tetraplegic’? What does that mean for him? How does he cope with everyday life? One day on a construction site … A near suicide, divorce, rehabilitation – any one of these would stretch a person to the limit, but Rhett had them all to deal with. Read his amazing story.
Accidental Poetry
By M. H. Schwab
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
A memoir about a night long ago, and my attempt to write a poem about it.
Prostate Cancer Guide, The Things Your Doctor Probably Won't Tell You, & How To Deal With Them.
By Merlin Sprague
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prostate cancer is the 800lb ape hiding in every man’s closet. This cancer is feared by men like no other. At least one man in six will get it. The fear is justified, for it is, after all, a cancer. But ignorance of the disease is not. Unfortunately, there’s a problem: Getting straight information from a doctor is sometimes like pulling teeth.
The Killing of an Author
By Richard Crasta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What did Saul Bellow's agent, Sonny Mehta, and Tim O'Brien have in common? Why was John Updike upset by an honest compliment? What did Tim O'Brien read to his girl friend? What was the racket run by Norman Mailer's superagent? Find out in this true story of literature and publishing, one that has been praised for its integrity, sense of humor, and courage. "Funny, sad, eye-opening."-Review
From The Heart
By Dora Okeyo
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is an account of betrayal that comes straight from Flo's heart.
The Year Mom Died
By Matt Chatelain
Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This short autobiographical story examines the year when my Mom died. The lessons she learned and those I learned by being there, taught me more about living than about dying.
A Diamond of Africa: The Illustrious Life of African Ahmadi Sheikh Amri Abedi
By C. Naseer Ahmad
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The life of Sheikh Amri Abedi—African Muslim, spiritual sage, poet, and political leader—is the story of a remarkable man who rose from poverty in colonial East Africa to become a star of the global, peace-loving Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Boredom is Anti-Life: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Sample: Ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq paid no attention to the superstition that it is bad luck to whistle in a dressing room, but she once shared a dressing room with a ballerina who did. Because the only way to get rid of the bad luck is to go outside the dressing room and twirl three times, Ms. Le Clercq says that “for one whole season I spent more time twirling off stage than on.”