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Hard Luck Larry
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
His wounds were nearly healed from the unfortunate beating he had suffered at the hands of an old blind man with his white cane in the bus station waiting room last month. He was still getting a hard time about it from the other officers. A sharp pain briefly crossed his forehead over his left eye. Larry rubbed the small lump on his forehead that was almost invisible now.
The Men Behind Mob Wives: Sammy "The Bull" Gravano
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Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Salvatore “Sammy” Gravano, AKA “Sammy the Bull”, is the father of Karen Gravano of VH1 Mob Wives. He's a La Cosa Nostra mobster who turned into a mob rat. Sammy was born in Brooklyn, New York on March 12, 1945 and grew to be a drug dealer, mob underboss and Mafia hitman. Sammy the Bull went against the omerta code, changing the course of his life forever. Image: Simon Howden/FreeDigitalPhoto
My Way Home
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,510. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My Way Home is a true story. Greg thinks he has the world on a string. He is a teenager, with his whole life ahead of him, when a devastating illness snatches it all away. Once the crisis ends, his real struggle begins. My Way Home is an honest and unflinching look at a catastrophe that hits without warning, told by Greg himself as it happens. Fighting against death, Greg finds a new way to live.
Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A cleverly written memoir comprised of a collection of colorful essays, "Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn" celebrates the 50 most influential people, places and things in the life of award winning producer Carolyn McDonald.
Wilhelm Reich: una biografía personal
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: Spanish. Published: May 22, 2012 by Peter Reich. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Esta biografía de Wilhelm Reich capta la historia del brillante aprendiz de Freud quien declaró La revolución sexual y describió La función del orgasmo en la década de 1920, pero cayó en desgracia con el gobierno de los Estados Unidos en la década de1950 con sus afirmaciones sobre la energía orgón. El fue sentenciado a prisión y sus libros fueron quemados por el gobierno en 1956. Murió en 1957
Djinxed
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 106,760. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Adventurous family living in Indonesia in the 1970s
Starched Caps, Collars and Cuffs
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Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 31,330. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
The story of a nurse, the nursing profession, a wife, a mother and the many hats that were donned throughout a lifetime.
Herman the Male Cow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This book is a series of ten heart-warming stories pertaining to the Bryant family bull, affectionately called Herman the Male Cow. These stories tell of the bull’s relationship with young Franklin Bryant during the formative years of his life. In the 1930’s, the Bryant family lived just across the Alabama State line on a small rocky farm in the tiny Tennessee community of Corders Cross Roads.
Seriously: What Makes Us Happy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“You don’t have to be a millionaire to leave a legacy.” The Pointe Overlook Writers attempted to capture family history on paper as part of their legacy. In addition to sharing some of their stories, they included their secret of happiness, and their yet unfulfilled obituaries.
Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of my Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone has a soundtrack to their life. But how many people get to talk to the artists who make up their soundtrack? “Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of My Life” is just such a story.
Desert Storm: Dreadnought
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
I was an M-1 Tanker in the 1st Infantry Division (Big Red One) in the Gulf War. Our mission was to lead the attack on the Iraqi mine field while being attacked with chemical, and biological weapons. It was a suicide mission for us. “For all of the chest-pounding politicians and overheated pundits who are quick to recommend war, Desert Storm: Dreadnought should be required reading.”-BlueInk Review
Revolted
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Price: Free! Words: 192,580. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
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This is part 1 of a 10 books suite. In this one I explore different points of views expressing the revolt and frustration of the character at living in the current reality. The subject mostly turns around the personal life of the character while attacking the sources of his problems. It is an initiation to my vision of things too.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
A collection of exciting and humorous true police stories from my years as a police officer. They show the reader what it is really like to work in law enforcement. If you have a good sense of humor you might even keep your sanity. You just can't make this stuff up, because no one would believe it could actually happened.
The Wall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I had never seen loose bricks before and now I had to become an overnight brick mason. I thought about the wall all day as I mowed lawns and sort of got a little enthusiasm for the project. I was sort of flattered that mom thought I could do it. I decided to start the next day. After all how long could it take? I worked myself to death all summer long.
Summer Camp
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We finally arrived at summer camp and it was sort of impressive at first glance. The long winding gravel driveway went through acres of wheat fields. We passed a small lake and some large low houses that I assumed were where we campers stayed for the summer. I thought these long low dormitories looked a lot like the chicken houses we passed in the south.
Life in Mental Chains (Memoir)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
From darkness to the light -- my terrifying journey with OCD. Once an easygoing person and confident dental hygienist, what happens one February changes Ruth J. Hartman’s life forever. OCD locks its tentacles around her mind, taking her on a terrifying journey she never imagined possible. Take Ruth’s journey with her, as she travels through the darkness to the light.
The Flaming Marshmallow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We finally came upon an old dilapidated shack that Butch swore was the real blob man’s house. It was a creepy rundown old shed out in the middle of the forest. We stood there staring at the shed as the older boys played their flashlight beams on it. I started thinking that maybe this is the blob man’s house and not some trick being played by the older boys.
Exodus
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 228,590. Language: Russian. Published: May 20, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
No, three years old Jakob Shrottke from the german village Gussaren on Volga, did not open the gates of Moscow for Hitler in June 1941, and it was unfair to punish the entire population of Volga republic of the Russian Germans for this terrible NKVD slander, along with August Bauer, who was evicted from his home and deported to Kazakhstan prairies, in September 1941 to dig a hole next to the fami
Remember Me?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Where is John? Did he intend to desert her?’ These questions haunt Mary as the date for her husband’s return from Australia passes without any contact. Supported by her faith, her family, friends and colleagues, she is able slowly, painfully, to move on. This candidly recounted, moving story will resonate in the lives of readers, inspiring many to move beyond their own dire circumstances
What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"What the Hell Was Grampa Thinkin'?" includes over 160 short stories, wherein the author makes fun of his 70+ years of life, by injecting humor into his real-life shenanigans. He’s not disclosed these tales before now, because he had no sane reason to do so, maybe now he’s insane.