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Sure, I Can Do That: a twentieth century american memoir
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Price: Free! Words: 32,100. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My father grew up in the poverty of Dust Bowl Kansas during the Great Depression. Sure, I Can Do That is a collection of stories that he told about his life on the farm and his adventures riding the rails as a teenage hobo. These are true stories of an American life, told with humor and honesty. They paint a colorful portrait of a man who overcomes the limitations of his circumstances.
Weezie A Palm Beach Story: Fraud, Lies & A Columbian Mystery
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You set the price! Words: 65,150. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The darker aspects of life are inflicted upon Weezie, and her family. The suffering inflicted upon her father, fraud, lies and an undisputed charge of bigamy are the sins of the step mother. But heart wrenching story will not get you down, as it is full of funny upbeat stories from Weezie's unusual life.
Who is the Greatest Sportsmen of the Modern Era?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,930. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Who is the greatest sportsman of the modern era? In this great value book Michael Jordan, Lance Armstrong, Andre Agassi, Michael Schumacher, Tiger Woods, and Valentino Rossi are analysed in seven detailed biographies; they are then compared against each other in the categories of Dominance, Popularity, Mental Toughness, Athleticism, Achievement, and Longevity to determine an overall winner.
Tyson - The Concise Biography of Iron Mike
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
In his prime Tyson was the most dominant fighter the sport of boxing had ever seen. At twenty he became the youngest heavyweight champion in history after winning his first nineteen fights by KO. This mini bio covers Tyson’s life and career, beginning with his criminal childhood, through to his amateur career, his meteoric rise to champion, his shock fall from grace, and eventual retirement.
All about Fidel Castro
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 209. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
No other revolutionary leader has influenced the modern world as has Castro, for his impregnable ideology kept him the leader of his people in Cuba for more than four decades.
Husband Hunting
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Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 98,580. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Eat, Pray, Love meets Sex and The City in this trifecta of tragedy, triumph and true love.
Black
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 36,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In Black, Heath tells his story, revealing the depths of his dark days in 2009, his struggle to get his life back and finally his triumph of learning to live with his conditions. It took him six years to work out what was going wrong in his life and find the right solutions. Black is about telling his story to try and help others who have lost their way in life.
Wind In My Wings
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 121,980. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
For everyone who has gone to sea, or anyone who merely dreams of it from the safety of an armchair, sailing along with this very brave and passionate woman on her remembered voyages will be a delightful experience.
Kicking The Odds
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,370. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Kicking The Odds is the story of Brett Sheldon, who was born with a birth defect that left him with short arms. In it, he talks about growing up, overcoming the obstacles and preconceptions of others, and how he excelled in athletics and in life. Sheldon also shares how the decision to walk on as a kicker for Indiana State Univerity led to an appearance on the Dr. Phil Show and much more.
Of Shadows And Footprints
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,470. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It has been referred to as “the elephant in the room” or “the 800-pound gorilla,” and in some circles it’s called “a man’s taboo.” When all's said and done, it is depression -- a destroyer of lives -- and it is propagated within the traditions that those who bear it should be able to dismiss it.
Stepping In It: Marine Boot Camp For 19-Cents-An-Hour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,790. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A young man embarks on an adventurous start to his adult life, experiencing the pain, sweat, and fear of Vietnam-era Marine Corps boot camp.
Looking for Harper Lee: An Essay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
Novelist Mark Childress (Crazy in Alabama, Georgia Bottoms) happened to be born in Monroeville, Alabama--a town Harper Lee called Maycomb when she wrote To Kill a Mockingbird. For years as a journalist, Childress was told to pursue an interview with the reclusive author, who refused all entreaties. This essay describes the importance of her novel to Southern fiction and why Lee remains a mystery.
Then and Now: The Life Story of Bonnie Baker
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Christian Living Books, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Bonnie Baker had tasted everything the devil could serve up—alcohol, drugs, money, gambling, abuse, jail time, depression, even several encounters with death. Yet her life has taken a 180-degree turn, thanks to God and intercessory prayer. Now an evangelist, she is delivered from her past and has been living for Him for thirty years and counting.
Autobiography of Red Cloud
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Montana Historical Society Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
Red Cloud—the only Native American leader ever to win a war against the United States Army. Here, for the first time in print, is the story of Red Cloud’s early years as he told it to a white friend in the 1890s. This manuscript brings us closer than the historical record ever has before to understanding the life of the Lakotas’ greatest war leader until the rise of Crazy Horse.
A Journey to Hell and Back: The Flip side
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
A Journey to Hell and Back: The Flip Side is the third text in author Charlotte Russell Johnson’s series of motivational books. Ms. Johnson true to form has developed a surprisingly unique book. The two major characters alternate narration of the story. This literary technique serves to mesmerize and hold the reader spellbound. Two separate individuals on parallel descents into hell collide.
The Unfeeling Wannabe Surgeon: A Med School Memoir
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The hours are inhumane. The people are insane. But you literally hold someone's life in your hands. And the one thing that nobody told me before I plunged hands-first into my surgical rotation, the thing I had to discover for myself, was that, compared to anything else in medicine, every blood-spattered second of surgery is so much fun.
John F Kennedy: The man and His Inspirational Words Famous JFK Quotes to Lift & Motivate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Alan Rowley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
John F Kennedy: The man and His Inspirational Words Famous JFK Quotes to Lift & Motivate
Muhammad Ali! The Man, His Life and His Famous Quotes - Classic Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Alan Rowley. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Muhammad Ali! A brilliantly edited and compiled ‘flip through’ guide to the living legend’s life and times and quotes. Not another boringly long and tedious list of facts that you can’t be bothered to read past the 1st page – This is your pocket sized collection of Ali memorabilia.
Barack Obama: The Unauthorized Biography
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 274,140. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Progressive Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
A massive, devastating exposé of the influences behind Obama - a creature of the Ford Foundation, utterly without principles. In his career in the most corrupt turf in the USA, the Chicago political machine, fraud and graft reach dizzying depths. His close cronies are multimillionaire felons. Obama and his guru Brzezinski will take us to the cleaners like we've never been before.
Love Your Traumatic Brain Injury
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Price: $3.88 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A twenty-year-old suffers a traumatic brain injury, and within five months starts freshman year at college over again. Here: Enter the mind and body of that boy the first few days waking up - unaware of suffering a TBI, falling into dreams that steal yesterdays in his sleep. This memoir cuts cleanly through these moments alive in a foreign world, with a foreign self, and reappearing family ghosts.