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Shipwrecked in Paradise by Julie Waterman
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 40,520. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For some the call of adventure is just too much. Julie Waterman never had a quiet life. One of 7 children, her life was always busy. At 23 she was running a cleaning company, employing over 400 people. But at 35 a new challenge beckoned. After buying a yacht, Julie gave it all up for an once-in-a-lifetime voyage across the world, single-handed.
A Small House in France by Brenda Barrington
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A magical holiday to rural France with their children had sowed the seeds of a daring plan for Brenda and Ray Barrington - to spend the early years of their retirement buying and restoring a cottage in the French countryside for use as a maison secondaire. Their budget and time were limited, but their enthusiasm and determination were boundless.
The Grown-Ups Wouldn’t Like It by Delia Despair
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 200,240. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"For the first five years of my life I was brought up by someone my mother happened to meet on the beach. 'I'm going back to Nigeria next week to rejoin my husband,' she mentioned to this woman, 'but I've got a baby of six months and I don't know what to do with her..."
Sou Diferente mas Eficiente by Sónia Campino
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 10, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Sou diferente mas eficiente” conta como o meu nascimento pareceu um processo de grande indecisão. Se por um lado tinha “tendências suicidas”, tendo nascido com o cordão umbilical à volta do pescoço; por outro parecia ter demasiada pressa para descobrir o mundo, tendo nascido prematura.
A Lot of Loose Ends - A Vet in Africa by Roland Minor
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 111,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A Lot of Loose Ends is Roland's account of his experiences in treating animals of all shapes and sizes in Africa and his many encounters with farmers, pet owners and politicians. Some of the tales he has to tell are hilarious, others hair-raising and a few horrific, but all are fascinating.
Straight Walk: A Supermodel's Journey to Finding Her Truth by Patricia Velasquez
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The riveting story of a Latina actress and supermodel, and her rise from a poor neighborhood in Venezuela to the fashion runways of Milan, Paris, New York, and London. Patricia Velasquez worked tirelessly to help lift her family out of poverty, but she spent years hiding her true self from those she loved most. In this intimate memoir, she finally reveals the naked truth about her life.
We're Just Not That Into You: Dating Disasters from the Trenches by Karina Smirnoff & Lindsay Rielly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Dancing with the Stars pro Karina Smirnoff and her best friend and manager, Lindsay Rielly, dish about their dating escapades with A-listers and average Joes, the craziest pickup lines they’ve ever heard, and the unbelievable moves guys have tried to land them both.
Inside Grey’s Anatomy: The Unauthorized Biography of Jamie Dornan by Marc Shapiro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jamie Dornan came to the role of Christian Grey in the motion picture Fifty Shades of Grey as Hollywood's answer to a prayer when the original actor, Charlie Hunnam, left the picture a scant three weeks before production was set to begin. But the reality was that Dornan's being thrust into “Instant” celebrity was more than a decade in the making chronicled in entertaining depth in the Inside Gre
The Real Steele: The Unauthorized Biography of Dakota Johnson by Marc Shapiro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Those who don't believe in miracles should take a look at what brought Dakota Johnson from obscurity to the pinnacle of stardom as Anastasia Steele in the motion picture Fifty Shades of Grey. But who is Dakota Johnson? A surprisingly accomplished and driven actress. This is not some celebrity kid given a plum role because of her connections to old-world Hollywood.
Whenever I Fall by Vikki Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Over the years I’ve been asked what it is like raising a child with special needs, how we cope, how we manage to battle on through the tough times, so I decided to write it all down on paper in the hopes that it raises awareness and may even help someone who is going through the same journey. This is my true account about a life with a special boy.
Time Grooves and Travel Records by Adrian Breeden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 215,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are some of the stories of my life – just your average Englishman (pommie) – beginning from birth, childhood, schooldays, adolescence and then service life with its world travels, through to leaving the Royal Air Force and England to re-unite with my family in Australia after almost five years. It continues on with my life and travels again during and after my (officially) 21 years of marria
Embracing Life's Changes With Focus and Faith by Constance Brannon
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Dr. Constance Brannon shares her uplifting story. Even through divorce, life threatening illness and all of life's trials, she perseveres through faith. This book will motivate readers to push through every test of faith and to seek power in true forgiveness. Brannon's story is a testimony to the awesome power of God who is truly the source of our strength.
#WhoIsMuhammad by Mohammed Irfanullah
Price: Free! Words: 49,620. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015 by Sanria. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
This is the book to give you the answers. This is not a history book, Not a book to explain the spirituality of the Prophet Not a book to define the principles and legislation of Islam and Not a book to astonish you with the miracles performed by the Prophet.
The Greatest Investment of the 21st Century by Sam J. Haim
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 16,680. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This ebook is the second time in 24 years that the author has communicated with the public about an investment that can generate a large sum of money on a few dollars. The last time was the author's recommendation to buy Bitcoin at $13.00. (original price $0.75). Bitcoin hit a peak price of $1,200 per coin. Mr. Haim is the former business manager to the pop singers Michael Jackson and Madonna.
Family Matters by Susan Gutteridge
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 40,930. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Su Gutteridge’s grandmother Florence married Frank Ginns at the beginning of the 20th century and they soon had two children. But Frank’s health was being ruined by drinking, and when he became ill and died at the age of only 28, she married a local churchwarden, William Gutteridge. Su has now written this intriguing dramatized account of years gone by after researching early years of her family.
The Cockeyed Bull and The Perky Poodle by Truman Dayon Godwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book is more than a collection. It is a composite of "customer appreciation." I have put together a number of short stories from my "reader feedback" information, in which readers have expressed their preference for some of my previously published stories. Then I have added a number of newly written, never before published stories.
The Way It Was by Jack Dunn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,150. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A memoir of a depression baby whose formative years were on the home front during World War II and whose college experience enabled him to live the American Dream.
A Memoir: Healing Childhood Emotional Wounds by Bruce Brodowski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our childhood emotional wounds mold us into the wounded adults we become. We can never step into the fullness of our calling if we are controlled by the lies we believed as truth. Life’s events molded him into the wounded adult he became from his childhood emotional wounds. Follow the spiraling path that led to near disaster. Journey with Bruce down a road to healing.
We Were Adopted: Triumph of the Human Spirit From the Lives of Celebrated People Who Were Adopted by Gregory P. Hawkins
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
A book about celebrated people who were adopted. It's for all of us who wonder: Can I make it? Do I have value? Do I have a future? You're not alone. You do have a future. It's in your hands. It should be read by every boy and girl, every teenager, every young adult - but especially those who have been or are being raised by one or more adults who are not their natural parents.