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The Return Ticket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the story of a 1941 British Rail ticket and its journey from the UK to Singapore, Malaya and Thailand, eventually returning back to the UK four years after issue. Along the way, it sampled the delights of Cape Town, the hostile environment of the Malayan jungle, the horrors of working and surviving in various Japanese POW camps, and the joy of reunion with its owner’s wife and child.
With God in Congo Forests
Price: Free! Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by WEC Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This book gives insight about life in the Congo Forests during the persecution under Rebel occupation. The story is told to David M Davies by an African pastor. The leaders of one of the Wamba Churches in the north east corner of the Democratic Republic of Congo wanted to visit the country from where C T Studd and others of the missionaries had come.
Coleshanger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » European
“If it can be said a village has a life, then this is a biography.” Norman Williams (1908-1969)
महान लेखक श्रंखला 16: फ्रैंज़ काफ्का
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: Hindi. Published: November 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
फ्रैंज़ काफ्का जर्मन भाषा के महान लेखकों में गिने जाते हैं। उनका जन्म ३ जुलाई १८८३ को प्राग के ओल्ड टाउन स्क्वेर में हुआ था। वो शहर उस समय औस्टरो-हंगेरियन साम्राज्य का भाग था।
Richard Weaver's Life Story
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
After an abusive upbringing Richard Weaver became a Christian through the testimonies of some Christians. He went on to become the rough-tongued evangelist.
A Mercenary, Some Spanners, A Triffid And A Hedge
Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Welcome to the second piece of the jigsaw of the mangled sludge of words and stuff that will eventually curdle and congeal into the boondoggle of the memoir, No stranger to the P45. This is actually a prequel to the first mini-book, 'A hitman, a chopstick and a darlek'
The Life of David Brainerd
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 43,480. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
David Brainerd’s life is a powerful testimony to show how God can use those who cry out to Him, to accomplish amazing things for His glory.
The Life of Charles Morton
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $9.59 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
After his conversion, Charles Morton spent his time preaching across the country. Crowds flocked to hear him and sinners were saved.
The Life of Dwight L. Moody
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography looks at the life of D. L. Moody, from a poor upbringing to his ministry on the streets of Chicago, where many souls were saved.
Raven's Flight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This autobiography tells the fascinating tale of a woman's life through 7 decades from World War II into the 21st century, a journey of growing up and growing wiser in America.
Last Days of the Martyrs
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Andrew Bonar focuses upon early Christian martyrs and then considers the persecution faced by Pre-Reformation martyrs such as John Huss and Jerome of Prague.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 15: डी.एच. लॉरेन्सन
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: Hindi. Published: November 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
इस महान अंग्रेज़ी उपन्यासकार, कवि, नाटककर, निबंधकार, और साहित्यिक समालोचक का अंग्रेज़ी और विश्व साहित्य में अपूर्व योगदान है। उनकी लिखी किताबें और निबंध विश्व के हर भाग में स्कूलों और कौलेज़ों में पढ़ाई जाती हैं।
Inside the Mind of Stephen Hawking: Quotes from a Scientific Genius
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
It is rare that a scientist’s reputation transcends the world of science so much as to become a household name. Stephen Hawking, however, is one such example. This book contains some of Hawking’s views on a variety of topics in order to give an insight into the mind of this insightful and often humorous character.
The Very Best of Maya Angelou: The Voice of Inspiration
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Although best known as a prolific poet and author, Maya Angelou was a woman of many talents, also including acting, dancing and singing. She was also renowned for her wisdom and her outspokenness on topics of social and racial equality. This book brings together some of Angelou’s most interesting and inspiring thoughts on a variety of topics.
American Trapper: The Life and Death of American Frontiersman Hugh Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
In 1823, Hugh Glass did the unthinkable: he wrestled a grizzly bear...and won. But that is only the beginning of the remarkable tale--Glass, badly mauled with a broken leg, was 200 miles from help. Determined, he set his own leg and made the long journey first by crawling, then by floating down a river. Following the freak encounter with the bear, Glass became a legend. He's considered one of th
Ao Anoitecer
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mas neste lamaçal, nem tudo foi negativo, pois eles (reformados, aposentados e pensionistas) foram nomeados como principais donos do país, certamente por antiguidade, e por isso escolhidos para assumirem, com maior peso, as dívidas resultantes de tanta “inteligência”, mediante o crime de “abuso de confiança”, forma suave de apelidar o acto de quem fez uso dos valores que lhes ficaram à guarda! …
Ao Anoitecer
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Os mais jovens que, em princípio, não se revêem nesta prosa, terão o privilégio de conhecer o passado de alguns dos seus conhecidos, perceber o porquê de algumas atitudes e opções que até então lhes pareciam “menos adequadas” e, em algumas das imagens, poderão encontrar elementos importantes que, no futuro, lhes servirão para enriquecer a sua formação.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 14: अलेक्जेंडर पुश्किन
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: Hindi. Published: November 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
अलेक्जेंडर पुश्किन का पूरा नाम अलेक्जेंडर सेरगेयेविच पुश्किन था। उनका जन्म रूसी साम्राज्य के मॉस्को में ६ जून १७९९ में हुआ था। वो रोमांटिक युग के एक महान लेखक थे जिनको रूस के सबसे महान कवि के रूप में भी सम्मान प्राप्त है।
Summer with the Indians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summer with the Indians is my personal memoir as a boy working in the migrant orchards of the Okanogan in 1961. The book also provides an opportunity to see the Native American from a different perspective as I share some additional insight and experiences in the years that followed.
How to Survive When the Government Takes Your Kids: Written By a Woman Who Lost Her Kids and Survived, Barely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Everything was going fine, until February 13th 2008. I woke up at 7am, before everyone. I checked on the kids, they were still sleeping, and then I made the mistake that I will regret for the rest of my life. I laid back on the couch and fell asleep…