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Alison Nicholas: Walking Tall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In this candid and entertaining book, Alison Nicholas explores her years on both the LET and LPGA Golf Tours, the ups and downs, her tournament records, her faith, and – of course – the Solheim Cup.
Olive Trees Around My Table
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 and represented by LHA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Olive trees around my table is the warm-hearted and, at times, heart-breaking story of Cecile Yazbek; a Lebanese girl growing up in the 50s and 60s under the shadow of the new apartheid system in South Africa.
Dialysis: a Memoir
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Dialysis: a Memoir describes the year Lisa Frieden spent on dialysis, from her initial hospitalization with kidney failure, through the months on hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis, to her successful transplant operation. The memoir explores her experiences and details how she ultimately overcame the physical and emotional challenges of kidney failure to thrive in her new life.
Daughters of Nazareth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For Trisha Gourgaud, life growing up in 50s Australia was a mix of love for her French father and love tinged with uncertainty for her Irish mother. A blissful time was cut short when one day she was taken by the police to the local children's home, Nazareth House, a home for neglected and abandoned children. This event meant she would never see her mother again and rarely see her father.
Showmanship: The Cinema of William Castle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 108,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Author Joe Jordan provides exhaustive scholarly analysis of each of Castle’s directorial efforts, as well as production background, little-known anecdotes, and succinct plot synopses.
O Fim da Guerra na Guiné
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 34,520. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 30, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Carlos Martinho esteve como Alferes em 1971 a realizar um estágio em Angola onde conheceu, em Gago Coutinho, o médico e grande escritor António Lobo Antunes. Passou na Guiné (Março de 1972 a Julho de 74) a Capitão Miliciano, comandante da Companhia de Cavalaria N.º 3568 (com o Guião ‘Os Fantasmas da Bolanha’) e relata na primeira pessoa o seu quotidiano (...)
Sukarno - A Biography
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 233,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » Asian
Sukarno – a biography is the first English language biography on Sukarno (1901-1970) – the founding father and first president of Indonesia.
A World Ago: A Navy Man's Letters Home (1954-1956)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,790. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Military
A World Ago chronicles, through one young man's journal and vivid letters to his parents, his life, adventures, and experiences at a magical time. It follows him from being a Naval Aviation Cadet to becoming a “regular” sailor aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga on an eight-month tour of duty in the politically tense Mediterranean Sea.
Meninas Que Adestram Lobos
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 29, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Este livro aborda situações em que vivem as pessoas que sofrem de uma doença crônica e autoimune chamada Lúpus. Noventa por cento dos atingidos são mulheres.
Trust: What it Feels Like to be a Medium
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Medium makes a connection between the Spirit world and the Earth plane. Sounds simple, doesn't it. It isn't, but it can be intriguing. This book tells how I and my colleagues make that connection. If you have ever wondered what goes on inside the head of a Medium, then this is the book for you.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Million Little Pieces
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The story revolves around his life and how he copes with rehabilitation. He is given a twelve steps treatment at a rehabilitation center.
Ponies & Rainbows: The Life of James Kirkwood
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 224,450. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
James Kirkwood is the forgotten man of American letters In 1975, he had two shows playing on Broadway, while his latest novel Some Kind of Hero saw reviewers comparing him to Saul Bellow and Joseph Heller. Ponies & Rainbows both details a remarkable life and seeks to re-establish an even more remarkable talent.
Simão Rocha e a Indústria Papeleira em Portugal
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 23,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 28, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A história de Simão Rocha e da GOPACA fundem-se numa só. Ambas constituem um exemplo de, como a partir do nada é possível, com trabalho, esforço e dedicação, crescer e tornar-se num caso de empreendedorismo de sucesso .
Agent 107: A Final Report
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The late, great Agent 107 (Frank von Peck) of Psecret Psociety is remembered in this special 2200-word hagiographical short story.
Life on the Ramona Coaster
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A candid, behind-the-scenes glimpse into the emotional, dynamic and often entertaining life of Ramona Singer, the spunky, tell-it-like-it-is reality star whose unfiltered personality viewers have adored through seven seasons of The Real Housewives of New York City.
El amor está en la página 52
Price: Free! Words: 46,530. Language: Spanish. Published: July 27, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Franziska Surber Geisser en su testimonio narra su feliz infancia en Zurich, Suiza y cómo conoce México en su adolescencia. Regresa a Suiza para rápidamente volver a México y desarrollarse en todos los aspectos: estudio, trabajo y en la vida misma, tanto en lo espiritual, afectivo y emocional.
Daughter of the Sanctuary: My Life as a Woman Evangelist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,790. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Don't go to that church across town where that woman is preaching or you will go to hell!” I could not help but laugh when two children told me what one of their teachers said. It was funny because it was absurd, but completely inaccurate. Yes, I am a woman, and I am a preacher. I cannot help it. Take it up with God, He did it! This revised edition includes 9 new chapters and a few pictures.
Nasıl Sunucu Olamadım? "Yoksa Oldum mu?"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: Turkish. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Neden bilmiyorum, birden sunuculuğa merak sardım. Bu uğurda, ailemden ayrı yaşadım, kurslara gittim, görüşmeden görüşmeye koştum, hatta birçok başka iş tekliflerini reddettim. Tüm yaşananlar gerçektir. Şahısların gerçek isimlerini kullanmadım (Eşim’inki dışında) ve kurumların adını da tabii ki yazmadım. Bu edebi bir metin değil. Öyle tasvirler, süslü laflar beklemeyin.
Chennai Diaries
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Chennai Diaries is a series of blogs covering a North Indian's journey to the South. It's a tale of challenges- adjustments- and the final belonging. It's a short collection written in straight-forward tone.
Two sacred monsters. Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi
Price: $7.80 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The filming of the first horror films coincides with the creation of the actual cinema. Various actors, having experienced stage debut, will then be offered roles of iconic characters from Gothic fantasy literature. This was the case of Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi.