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Holy Candy: Why I Joined A Cult And Married A Stranger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
What is the purpose of life? Is there a spiritual world? Does true love exist? The desire to find answers to these questions led Yolande Brener to embark on a bizarre, 15-year odyssey in a cult and to participate in one of the largest mass marriages in history. Spooky, riveting, and utterly believable, this award-winning memoir will keep you reading well into the night.
The Saint of the Impossible: Everything You Wanted to Know About Saint Jude
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Saints & Sainthood, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Many know of Saint Jude, but few know about him. This is the story of the Patron of Desperate Cases, the Saint of Last Resort. It tells about his family, travels, miracles, petitions, prayers of thanks. It’s all here, at last; Details of his life that waited 2000 years to be told.
Something hit my brain and then bounced out
Price: Free! Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
something hit my brain and then bounced out
Little Lodges on the Prairie: Freemasonry & Laura Ingalls Wilder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The Little House books have inspired generations, but few people know the history of the Ingalls family in Freemasonry. Discover new stories about Laura Ingalls Wilder in the first book to comprehensively document the role Masonry and the Eastern Star played in the lives of this iconic American family. See never before published documents for a new perspective on the beloved author and her family.
«Шань хай цзин» - книга, залитая кровью. История разработчиков Каталога человеческой популяции.
Series: Каталог человеческих душ, Book 5. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: Russian. Published: August 22, 2014 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
История о том, как один человек, в поисках чего бы ему почитать, нашёл книгу из которой оказалось возможным получать любую информацию о любом человеке - она оказалась Каталогом человеческой популяции. В ходе этой фантастической документальной истории спецслужбы России решили этот источник экспроприировать. Главным героям удалось сбежать от преследователей благодаря знаниям найденым в Каталоге.
It's Only a Life -- But It's My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
A glorious cornucopia of real life adventures. She shares the mantra which carried her through difficult times. Her description of travels paint pictures of wondrous sights in the United States, Canada and Mexico. Men were attracted to her colorful way of life. Their stories add space to the later years. At 92 years Esther is still going strong.
Shan Hai Jing—A Book Covered With Blood. The Story Of Developers Of The Catalog Of Human Population.
Series: Catalog Of Human Souls, Book 5. Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by HPA Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A story about how a certain person was looking for something to read and found a book, from which it is possible to obtain any information about any person—the Catalog of human population. In the course of this documental story, Russian special services decided to expropriate this source. The main characters managed to escape from pursuers thanks to knowledge, which was discovered in this Catalog.
All Around
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,420. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This true contemporary story reads like pages ripped from a dime novel. All-Around rodeo cowboy, Mac Griffith, is gunned down after a barroom brawl. The shooter is arrested and charged with murder. At the ensuing trial, a cast of truly colorful western characters parade to the witness stand. It is their testimony—what they have to say and what they are not allowed to say—
I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
“I Dreamed, I Ran, I Conquered” captures Filipino runner Ben Gaetos’ quest for his goals in life and his bumpy ride along the way. Ben’s adventures led him to dream of running a herculean race, considered by many as the world’s toughest, the Badwater Ultramarathon. At Badwater, Ben relived the struggle of David vs. Goliath, facing 135 miles of furnace-like heat, endless roads, and heavenly climbs.
Under the Old Railway Clock: Reminiscences of a time, a place, and a very dear brother, William Marshall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
UNDER THE OLD RAILWAY CLOCK deftly illuminates for readers a time and place - England from the 1930S through to 2007. William Marshall was a sailor, hero, husband, father, gambler, coin collector, cook, flirt with the ladies... and a very dear brother.
Amerika? America! - From Immigration to Espionage
Series: Krutein Memoirs, Book 3 · Biography & Memoir. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Amador Publishers, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Vol.3 of the remarkable autobiographical memoirs of Eva Krutein finds the family moving to California - in the 1960s! - with five teenagers! Suddenly Eva's narrative is interrupted by her husband, Manfred. His secret diary is quoted at length, revealing how his "ocean mining" job for Howard Hughes is really a secret spy project to raise a lost Soviet submarine from the floor of the Pacific.
Never Too Late
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Amber Portwood is famous for her shocking behavior on the MTV reality shows 16 & Pregnant and Teen Mom. But the wild outbursts, drug abuse, suicide attempts and jail stints are only part of the story. Never Too Late is a brutally honest account of how the sarcastic teen from Indiana nearly lost everything to depression and addiction, and found herself just in time to change her life.
Legacy: The Hemophilia of Yesterday
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,650. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Ralph Dean Rytting was diagnosed with hemophilia in 1943 at age sixteen. With the limited treatment available at that time, he endured debilitating bleeds. Yet he never let the disease crush his desire to be educated, work, and raise a family. Faithfully recording his thoughts and feelings, Ralph reveals how he overcame life's unpredictable challenges with faith, humor, and irrepressible optimism.
My View: A Short Collection of Poems
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Excellent and rather soulful poetry there, speaking as an amateur poet/songwriter on the autistic spectrum myself.' Alan Borgars, via Twitter (@watermelonalan) The two personal themes for this short collection of ten poems are Asperger’s syndrome and depression. Seven of the poems are about my Asperger’s syndrome and three are about my depression.
Tending The Fire: Through War and The Path of Meditation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,000. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tending The Fire is the gripping, enlightening, and very human story of Ralph Steele's transformative journey through war and meditation to a sense of wholeness, responsibililty, peace, and compassion.
Standing In My Own Shadow
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is my autobiography, the story of a life not unlike many others, except that I have carried within me from my earliest days a mental illness which at its worst is terrifying and debilitating, and at its best is a dark cloud which spreads its shadow over every aspect of my life. I have been for most of my life in the grip of Depression.
No-one in Particular
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 170,320. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Autographs
Growing up in a Victorian country town in the 50's was fascinating for Graham Jones - the challenges of post war economics and lifestyle of an ordinary family who shared a passion for music and entertaining. Graham lived in the shadow of his older, more talented brother, who would later commit suicide. This sibling rivalry instilled in him the drive to succeed in anything he turned his hand to.
A Sight Worth Feeling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(This is a nightmare I never thought I would dream. Oh wait, I'm not dreaming!) Malignant? “Did he just say malignant?” I looked up at my husband from the chair that was stationed in the center of the tiny examining room, and without uttering a word between us we knew what Dr. Nicolitz had said. He most definitely said, malignant.
The Real Story of the Exodus: Examining the Historic Truth Behind the Hebrew Exodus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of the Exodus is one of the defining tales in the Old Testament. It tells of how the bond between God and the Israelites was forged, through His rescue of them from slavery and their long journey to the promised land of Israel. In Jewish culture it’s the event that connects them to that land, and even today many people cite it as justification for Israel’s politics – sometimes even for
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.