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Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Dysfunctional: The Rick Langlais Story
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 85,010. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Richard Langlais. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Rick emerged from a childhood of horrific abuse to become a powerful street fighter, drug dealer and enforcer, only to spiral into the depths of addiction and despair. At his lowest point Rick gave his life to Jesus. This was the beginning of the hardest battle of his life as he fought to overcome the addictions and demons of his past and learned to fit into a world that he knew nothing about.
Muslim Knights - Volume 2
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 4 · Muslim Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In this second volume of Muslim Knights you can read about Salman's advice on balancing one's life, the challenge a Roman Emperor issued to an Amawi Calipha, the disturbing dream of Abdullah bin Umar, the conversion of an entire tribe from Yathrib because of their leader Sa'ad bin Muathe, Sa'ad bin Abi Waqas' dealings with his controlling mother, and the serene wisdom of a Calipha's grandson.
Der Großvater meiner Mutter
Price: $10.90 USD. Words: 37,310. Language: German. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Der Autor erzählt uns sein Leben, beginnend mit seiner ärmlichen Geburt als lediger Sohn einer Landarbeiterin 1862, bis zu seinem Bürgermeisteramt, dessen ihn die Nationalsozialisten 1938 enthoben.
At a Stroke A new direction: new horizons
Price: $9.58 USD. Words: 62,360. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An inspirational personal account of a 35yr old man's rehabilitative journey following Stroke
Bentley
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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A touching, true short story that relates an experience in Barbados back in the 70's that makes one realize how lucky we are in comparison to others
The Koran and the life of the prophet Muhammad
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 90,710. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Biography for the whole family based on the Koran and the first Islamic accounts of the prophet Muhammad’s life. It tells about the time before the prophet’s birth, his upbringing and prophetic calling. The migration from Mecca to Medina became a turning point. Muhammad founded his new religion there and the biography traces his life as the head of the family, statesman and military commander.
Infidelity - Exploding the Myths
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013 by Bay Road Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
International expert on infidelity Julia Hartley Moore explodes the myths on infidelity. Using dozens of real life examples from her she explains how and why people cheat, and why it is often possible to rebuild your relationship after the devastation caused by an affair. As a private investigator she has a professional interest in the subject, but she has also experienced infidelity firsthand.
Το ηλεκτρονικό ημερολόγιο ενός συγγραφέα (1999 - 2016)
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: Greek. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Στοχασμός και φαντασία από το Διαμαντή Φλωράκη
Conversations with a Goddess On life, love and business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
"I AM A GODDESS!" Adopt this as your daily mantra- acknowledge who you are- an empowered and beautiful woman. Through the Enlightened Goddess network, Natalie McIvor has had 1000’s of conversations with Goddesses. Reinvent your life! Enjoy these stories from ordinary women, all goddesses, just like you!
Meth Uncensored
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From the anal beads in Mexico to the daily life of an incarcerated meth cook. These are the stories and random thoughts of a long-time meth head and cook. You will be left shaking your head and wondering why these people put themselves in these situations and do these things to themselves and to each other ON PURPOSE!
Survivor on Death Row
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013 by Clare Nonhebel. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
30 years on Death Row, 1 failed execution, 2 non-matching dna profiles, no lawyer... Romell Broom, who has spent three decades on Ohio’s Death Row, tells his own story: a ‘throwaway’ boy from a disadvantaged background, hastily convicted for a crime he has always protested he didn’t do. Having survived a two-hour execution attempt in 2009 he is still asking, ‘Will anybody listen to the truth?'
Politicians You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
This book contains six short profiles of six famous artist. Included profiles: Aaron Burr Agnes Macphail Ariel Sharon Charles IX Joseph Goebbels Nicolas Sarkozy
Artist You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This book contains six short profiles of six famous artist. Included profiles: Caravaggio Claude Monet Edvard Munch Frida Kahlo Rembrandt Salvador Dali
When Angels Come To Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
As a pediatric nurse, I've experienced the sorrow of a youngsters passing. As a mother, I endured the heartache of my own son's near death experience. Yet despite the despair in all of these situations, I have seen firsthand the grace of God. In When Angels Come to Play, I share the story of three children I was blessed with the opportunity to care for during their final days.
Anzacs Betrayed The Story of the 2nd D&E Platoon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Military
Atrocities, Corruption, Murder. The Falsification of History. May 1969, the Vietnam War. Don Tate now provides an in-depth analysis of one of the most sordid matters in Australian military history, the deletion of the 2nd D&E Platoon from all the histories of the Vietnam War and his 38 year battle to have it reinstated. It is a story of many parts- but at its heart, it is a story of betrayal.
Navy Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: American English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musician Harry Hovis was promised a posting to the Navy School of Music when he joined up, but ended up as a Seabee in the bleakest, most unpleasant locations imaginable. His reminiscences are sometimes poignant, often hilariously funny and, never lacking in colorful characters completely incapable of performing the roles the military had assigned them.
Fastest Man In the World: The Tony Volpentest Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Tony Volpentest was born without hands and feet—a condition so rare it does not have a name. Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations; Tony proved them all wrong. In high school he took up the least likely sport for someone with­out feet—track. Through sheer will and perseverance he went from last place in every race to the pinnacle of his sport.
Angels on My Shoulders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by NewsHooks 2 NewsBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Canadian author Catherine Anne Ball shares her pain and triumph over years of abuse by her father within a fraternal social system that still abuses children.
Messages from Jesus and the Transpersonal Realms: Journals of Out-of-Body Experiences, Akashic Record Readings, Past Life Regressions and Apparitions
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 89,860. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Messages from Jesus and the Transpersonal Realms is the record of a soul seeking eternal truth. It is also a precise report of messages the author received in the course of his spiritual journey. Taking the form of an abbreviated autobiography, this volume records several crucial years in Craig Kelley's life. It can serve as a signpost for other seekers--a guide to their own spiritual progress.