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Charles Babbage from the Beginning by Lucy Simister
Price: $3.83 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
This is a three part story. Firstly Charles Babbage's ancestors through the ages, secondly, his own history - his life as a child and a teenager (and also his family life and his relationship with the remarkable Ada Bryon), and thirdly what inspired him to want to build a computer and his life as an inventor.
Her Finest Hour by Stephen Doster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,090. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Her Finest Hour serves as a reminder that freedom isn’t free and that the most unlikely people, including a teenage girl enrolled in art school, can rise to life’s greatest challenges.
Pungent Verbs: Interviews with Genre Writers at the End of the Twentieth Century by Tom Lockington
Price: Free! Words: 44,940. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Twelve interviews with writers of science fiction, fantasy and horror, conducted in the late 1990s and early 2000s. Interviewees include Ramsey Campbell, John Clute, Dennis Etchison and Peter Straub. Plus one long article on Huraki Murakami's The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle.
Insufferable Indifference - The Mocking of America by Neil E. Clement
Price: Free! Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
Biting social commentary mixed with philosophical musings will challenge your sensibilities. “a blend of autobiography and political and philosophical commentary that calls upon Americans to enforce the foundations of democracy.” D. Donovan, Senior eBook Reviewer, MBR
My Mother The Woman by Olufunmi Olutile
Price: Free! Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
My Mother,The woman is a memoir on the life and times of a loving mother as seen through the eyes of her daughter. It is set to keep you in suspense, laughing and shedding tears all at the same time. The true life story of a girl born in the early 50s, her marriage, family, friendships and business are all touched in this emotional saga. The book also teaches life long lessons.
Snobby Aunt: Life Lessons by Terra Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A short and true story about very valuable lessons in life. Written out of the love for my deceased father with the purpose of sharing all the great things he taught me. Snobby Aunt is the story of two siblings and how very different their lives were. One good and one bad but which one was which?
Shikoku. Peregrinaje de la madurez a la vejez. by Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía
Price: Free! Words: 24,780. Language: Spanish. Published: June 17, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía decidió preparar el tránsito de la madurez a la vejez con sabiduría. Para ello realizó un profundo viaje interior enmarcado por un peregrinaje a monasterios budistas en Shikoku, Japón. Describe los preparativos existenciales que realizó en episodios del pasado y presente para proyectar ese futuro que ella aspira a construir en el día a día.
Mar, a Terra dos Segredos by Álvaro Máximo Sardinha
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 17, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Esta é uma história de um homem que não esqueceu ser criança. Que sabe a vida como coisa séria mas arrisca e sublinha sorrisos. Esta é a história de um homem que morreu cedo. Que renasceu com tempo para construir tudo de novo. Não melhor que antes. Diferente.
Diana Inquest: Corruption at Scotland Yard by John Morgan
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 261,840. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » European
This explosive book exposes high-level corruption in London’s Metropolitan Police Service following the August 1997 death of Princess Diana in Paris. Over the ensuing decade Scotland Yard - led by Commissioners Paul Condon and John Stevens - carried out one of the biggest and most wide-reaching cover-ups in its history.
The Tale of Muhammad Al-Ghazzali (1058-1011) Great Muslim Sufi Saint & Muslim Scholar by Muham Taqra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Al Ghazzali is one of the deepest thinkers, greatest theologians, and profoundest moralists of Islam. In all Muhammadan lands he is celebrated both as an apologist of orthodoxy and a warm advocate of Sufi mysticism. Intimately acquainted with all the learning of his time, he was not only one of the numerous oriental philosophers who traverse every sphere of intellectual activity,
¿Por qué sigo siendo católica? by DEMAC A.C.
Price: Free! Words: 33,550. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La Iglesia católica no nos reconoce a las mujeres la autoridad moral para tomar decisiones, ni nos permite ser sacerdotes: ¿por qué sigues siendo católica? ¿Qué nos mantiene en la Iglesia? Ciertamente, ésta no es una pregunta menor si tomamos en cuenta que la población católica de esta región es de un poco más de quinientos millones de personas (alrededor de 40% de la población católica mundial),
Dios Padre, ya no creo en ti by Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía
Price: Free! Words: 34,650. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
En este testimonio autobiográfico, Amparo Espinosa Rugarcía, expresa su inquietud y rebeldía hacia las enseñanzas religiosas tradicionales que se tienen de Yavé.
What I Learned: An Autobiography by Bob Pendleton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author has managed a battery factory, served as an officer in the Coast Guard Reserve, taught university level mathematics, practiced law, and served as an operations research analyst for the Navy. He and his wife have travelled extensively, giving free rein to their curiosity. This book ends with some of the author's thoughts about God, humanity, freedom, poverty, and some simple steps huma
A Million Sticky Kisses: The Story of a Gringa Teacher in Chile by Sally Rose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2009, Sally Rose’s life-long dream of teaching English abroad becomes a reality when she goes to Chile as a volunteer teacher. But some days, her dream is more like a nightmare as she struggles with both the language and the culture. Motivated by wanting to help underprivileged children, Sally arrives in Chile with optimism and good intentions only to find herself dealing with unimagined obstac
Don Carlos Buell by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Don Carlos Buell was likely removed from command of the Union Army in Kentucky because of political motives. My ebook considers editorials in the New York Tribune that demanded a true account of how Buell was relieved of his command following the Battle of Perryville, in 1862. Documents relating to the Buell Commission and the general's court martial were suppressed by the War Dept in the 1860s.
Thrive: How I Became A Superhero (Memoir) by Alexis Donkin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,910. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How we respond to suffering is optional. When confronted by suffering, we have an opportunity to choose to be a victim or a superhero. THRIVE is a personal memoir chronicling one woman's suffering which she transformed into opportunities for empowerment. Get specific guidance and practical steps to developing resilience and asserting personal control. Learn how to become a real-life superhero.
Flashbacks (an unreliable memoir of the '60s) by Morgan Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of memories about growing up hippie in Toronto, during one of the most interesting periods of the 20th century. Not to mention the sex, drugs and rock and roll…
Story of Lady Zainab & Lady Fatima Daughter of Prophet Muhammad SAW by Muham Taqra
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Prophet Muhammad SAW had four daughters all whom were born to his first wife Siti Khajidah .The oldest of his daughters was Lady Zaynab or Zainab and the youngest of his daughters was Fatimah. Ruqayah and Ummu kalthum were second and third oldest, respectively.