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In A Different World: A Teenager's Battle With Autism And Mental Health (Parts One, Two and Three) by Hannah Barlett
Price: Free! Words: 109,100. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
A memoir about a young woman who suffers from autism and poor mental health struggling through secondary school, work and beyond. Hannah deals with suicide, police threats, discrimination and abuse from the people who are meant to help her. A compelling true story.
The Footsteps of Barack Obama in A Changing America by Safari E. Ohumay
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: American English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » History » American
This book about the president of the United States who is a son of a non-American father, is written from a unique perspective of a US immigrant who lived to witness the changing American society through the history of 6 most recent elections of a US president. The book dwells in fascinating detail about the importance of US role in its global leadership towards a more perfect society.
Go Ask Your Father: One Man's Obsession with Finding His Origins Through DNA Testing by Lennard J Davis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Parenting » Fertility and Conception
Shortly before his father's death, Lennard Davis received a cryptic call from his uncle Abie, who said he had a secret he wanted to tell him one day. When finally revealed, the secret--that Abie himself was Davis's father, via donor insemination--seemed too preposterous to be true. Born before the wide use of such technologies, Davis was filled with doubt about the truth.
Fleeing The Hijab, A Jewish Woman's Escape From Iran by Sima Goel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A true account of Sima Goel, the Iranian teenager who crossed the most dangerous desert in the world rather than accept the restrictions of life in Iran of the early1980s. Her quest for freedom is a thrilling, timely inspiration for people longing to create a life of meaning.
My Love Story in Hindi by Kamal Aggarwal
You set the price! Words: 6,860. Language: Hindi. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
यह किताब मेरी जिन्दगी के उन लम्हों को लिए है जिनकी खट्टी मीठी यादे मुझे आज भी मुस्कुराने को मजबूर करती है इन्सान की जिन्दगी में प्यार जिसमे बेइंतिहा शिद्दत हो सब कुछ बदल देता है और यही मेरे साथ भी हुआ | कुछ बेहतरीन Real Events पर based Poems जो मुझे यकीन नहीं होता मैंने ही लिखी है और आज जब उन्हें पढता हूँ तो उन्ही लम्हों में फिर लौट जाता हूँ जैसे ये सब कल ही की सी बात हो |
Jungle Birds in the Living Room by Howard Voren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An intriguing series of adventures that will interest people from all walks of life. It contains a cultural, political and natural history education that is enriching to everyone. Regardless as to whether they have ever had a curiosity or interest in birds, the ordeals endured and the true stories about how they got from the jungles of Central & South America to our living rooms is captivating.
Rescued: The Stories of 12 Cats, Through Their Eyes by Janiss Garza
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015 by FitCat Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Rescued: The Stories of 12 Cats, Through Their Eyes contains the true-life stories of 12 rescue cats, each one told through the feline’s own perspective. Funny, tragic, earthy and inspiring, this artfully-compiled anthology was edited by Janiss Garza, renowned author and columnist for CatChannel online.
Those Stories Untold: A Collection of Catastrophes by Cassidy Lauren Uhl
Price: Free! Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It all began with mud and blood and unintended results, just as every childhood does. Deception crowded my parents’ relationship. Soon, the puzzle pieces of my existence sprouted legs and detached themselves, destroying the picture perfect family that every young child believes she has. I was left with an absent brother and an alcoholic mom. This is my story: fright, deception, beauty, reality.
On Wing and Water by Jane Wilson
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 22,370. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Leslie Colquhoun was a man who flew high in more ways than one. Enlisting with the RAF at the start of World War 2, he had no sooner got his ‘wings’ than he was plunged into the thick of battle. His daughter Jane, has written this affectionate portrait of her ‘modest, gentle’ father, a man who was also exceptionally courageous and skilled.
Our Frugal Summer in Charente: An Expat's Kitchen Garden Journal by Sarah Jane Butfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / vegetables, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When the move from Australia to France leaves an expat family with little money and no jobs, Sarah Jane has to improvise to feed her family. Converting her garden into a micro small-holding, she finds innovative ways to use vegetables and foods foraged from the fields and hedgerows in Charente. Funny anecdotes, recipes and gardening tips in a memoir which belongs to the Sarah
Life Is an Adventure...If You Choose to Make It So by Ken Horsfall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,620. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Life is an adventure...if you choose to make it so. These are the words Ken Horsfall has chosen to live his life by. From the jungles of Papua New Guinea to the UN offices of Cambodia, Ken has lived a life of extraordinary adventure. In this book, he shares stories which will give you the inspiration you need to also venture along the road less travelled.
Воспоминания инженера-физика by Борис Христофоров
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: Russian. Published: March 16, 2015 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Окончив в далеком 1955 году Московский инженерно-физический институт автор долгие годы был «засекреченным» физиком. По прошествии многих лет, имея возможность приоткрыть завесу тайны, он рассказывает о работах, связанных с созданием и испытаниями атомного и других видов современного оружия, а также о своей жизни вне работы и событиях, происходивших в стране.
Leg the Spread: Adventures Inside the Trillion-Dollar Boys' Club of Commodities Trading by Cari Lynn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,300. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / futures, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
“A Plimptonesque revel, one of the most entertaining business books to come around in a long while.” —KIRKUS REVIEWS (STARRED)
Kids From Over The Water by Angela Cousins
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A touching and fascinating window on the way ordinary people lived more than a century ago. This book tells of the lives of working-class Londoners in the early years of the century, the ups and downs of existing on the breadline leap into life from its pages, helped by the authors wit and humour.
Two Gun Hart - Law Man, Cowboy, and Long-Lost Brother of Al Capone by Jeff McArthur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,230. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
He was one of the most successful lawmen in the country, arresting bootleggers and catching criminals. He wore a ten gallon hat, wore cowboy boots, and rode a horse, fighting men with Tommy guns with his two six-shooters. He was a war hero, a wild-west performer, a Boy scout leader, and the president's body guard. He was also the brother of the most notorious criminal in the world, Al Capone.
Blessed, Life of Val Kilmer by William Dean Hamilton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Biography of Val Kilmer, his life and movies, his career and his personal life. Watch out for the word blessed - he uses it whenever something important happens to him. He has had a reputation for being difficult, is it true or is he just a misunderstood perfectionist, find out
The Journey of a Lifetime by Sebastian Procheus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
During six magical months my brother and I explored deep jungles, climbed mighty mountains, dived the deep blue tropical oceans, visited pulsating cities, met strange and lovely people, parachuted and bungee-jumped, canoed and trekked. We lived and breathed a dream we had looked forward to ever since we were mere children, and we wrote it all down as the journal that is The Journey of Lifetime.
Inca Treasure - Poems from the Andes of Ecuador by Martin Litherland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The legend of lost treasure of the last Inca king, Atahualpa, is guarded by remote, mist-veiled mountains in central Ecuador. Martin Litherland was summoned to explore this region and these poems, linking narrative and photos tell the story, as he and his companions tackle this essentially unexplored and uninhabited mountain range. Read about the treasure, gold fever, and the man with one hand.
The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting by Denis Ledoux
Price: Free! Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
In this short, tightly-written memoir, a family of adult siblings disintegrates when the aging mother who invested in holding the family together is no longer able to do so. In The Nice-Nice Club Holds Its Last Meeting, the family's "we love one another" façade which had “worked” for a long time crumbles, showing inner workings that were badly in need of fixing.
The Enterprise “Testimony” by Antonio Berry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Read Part-2 of Coast Playa’s and a true continuation of the story that led to Antonio “Tony” Berry’s demise. After the building of one of the largest drug “Enterprises” to ever originate in the Southern District of Mississippi between the mid 80’s and early 90’s as detailed in the book “It Is What it Is” by Gerald H. Duffy, Tony is confronted with a soul-searching decision that has him in turmoil