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Jedi To Jesus: The Making of a Christian Filmmaker
By Cory Parella
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,990. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Miracle Media Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Careers in education
Got Talent? Got Jesus? Guess who died for your talent. A commentary from the creator of Justin Time and The Faithful on how to measure success as a Christian in the media.
The Oklahoma Summer
By Tom Tiding
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
What do you do when your only friend just wants to sleep with you? The Oklahoma Summer is a quirky—and true—short story about an improbable friendship between a clueless Yale student and a small-town Oklahoma drag queen. Dry and amusing, The Oklahoma Summers is an insightful look into the hidden corners of small towns and imperfect friendships.
Sally Bone
By Sheila Fields
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,210. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Blenheim Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
At the age of four Sally gets into the wrong carriage in a train of evacuees and ends up in a little village called Chrishall. Churchill's victory speech was the first real disaster in Sally's life: she had to leave her little Paradise and return to a world she had not known for six years. But although living far away, she promised that one day she would tell the World about her wartime friends.
If it wasn't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all
By Graham Hatton-Downward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,490. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Through my life I've been plagued by the most ridiculous bad luck you can imagine. This is a short book detailing those events making for a very funny read.
Born Minus
By honeynews
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,280. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Armand Miele's autobiography and selected musings for the Rockland County Times tell the American struggle from every angle, from growing up in the Depression-era Bronx, to building and re-building successful businesses, to battling terminal cancer and winning, and surviving the crushing loss of a child. Miele revived the weekly Rockland County Times from bankruptcy in his senior years, saving a l
Becoming Patrick: A Memoir
By Patrick McMahon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,750. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Becoming Patrick is the story of one adopted man’s universal quest for identity by uncovering the truth of his past. After an anguished search, the call to his original mother releases a torrent of conflicting emotions. He absorbs her shocking revelations, comes out as gay once again, and during a sometimes turbulent unfolding, forges a profound bond which shapes a future rooted in truth.
Just Keep Knitting: a journey of healing through forgiveness, faith, and fibre
By Lonna Cunningham
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Apple Jack Creek Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When chest pain and exhaustion forced a pause in her busy life, author Lonna Cunningham was called upon to take a closer look at the big events of her past: the death of her infant daughter, her husband's sudden personality changes and the discovery of the brain tumour that had triggered them ... then she had to rethink her past in order to find her path to the future.
Combat Crew
By John Comer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Combat Crew is one of the best memoirs about the air war over Europe ever written. John Comer kept a journal of the 25 missions he flew in 1943 when the casualty rate on his base was close to 80%. After each raid Comer gathered the crew together and pieced together the air battle from a 360-degree perspective. His book is handwritten history, recorded within hours after the battles occured.
Doctors Don't Always Bury Their Mistakes
By C J Rock
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Doctors Don't Always Bury Their Mistakes" documents my epic quest for healing. I followed the advice of conventional physicians, podiatrists, orthopedists, neurologists, anesthesiologist/pain specialists, chiropractors and even an acupuncturist to no avail. What started out as a silly, klutzy accident—a bottle of salad dressing dropped on my foot, and was then compounded by stubbing a toe and breaking the same foot—became a decade of medical malpractice, financial tribulation, and a feeling of complete helplessness and hopelessness. What took seconds to do, literally took years to get past.
Journeys Through Darkness: A Biography
By Alina Oswald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,550. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Journeys Through Darkness is a biography that tells the story of AIDS through the story of a long term AIDS survivor--award winning, legally blind photographer, Kurt Weston. Weston’s story is one about the power of reinvention, a personal memory that helps bring new life or possibly forgotten memories to the more public face of the AIDS pandemic.
La ciencia ficción de Isaac Asimov
By Rodolfo Martínez
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 102,220. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Premio Ignotus 2013 al Mejor Libro de Ensayo. En este libro Rodolfo Martinez repasa de un modo exhaustivo la narrativa de ciencia ficción de Asimov, y lo hace desde una perspectiva cronológica, comenzando por los primeros relatos que escribió en su adolescencia y terminando por su novela póstuma «Hacia la Fundación», con la que cerraba el ciclo narrativo que le había hecho famoso.
The Struggle of Love
By P S
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Struggle of Love is a true story that describes in detail a tumultuous nine year relationship with the wrong man. A “family” life dominated with domestic and sexual abuse! This was a dysfunctional, hostile relationship, but the author could not break away. Reclaiming her life required a strong support system and professional help to recover, heal and rebuild relationships with her daughter
The Accident: A Bike, A Truck, and A Train
By Chris Dikes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
On a morning bike ride, Chris Dikes was struck from behind by a pickup truck. Despite people telling him he was "lucky" to be alive, he found himself locked in a battle with fear, tormented by nightmares. The Accident is an emotional, honest, and sometimes humorous look at one person's battle to reclaim his life and overcome the fears that followed a traumatic event.
A Seven-Year Goodbye: a journey through child loss and beyond
By Margo Gallagher
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Losing a child is like no other loss. It’s unimaginable. How does one survive such a devastating loss? You survive it because you have to, but you don’t have to take this journey alone. This book is about my experiences during the first seven years following the death of my 20 year old son Aaron. I will take you through some of my deepest feelings, thoughts and my healing process.
Finders Losers
By Jack Slack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a revised edition of the original out of print hardcover book. It is the personal story by the finder of millions of dollars in sunken pirate treasure. Such a discovery is the stuff of dreams that became a nightmare. This is a tale of the tragic results of finding a treasure.
Caution to the Wind
By Jack Slack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is the true story of the author's adventurous life of relying on chance to survive in his dangerous world filled with threats that are both natural and man-made. He deals with murder, shark attacks, falling overboard alone at sea, a plethora of pirates above and below the sea, as well as the finding of a sunken pirate treasure. Then he must deal with the politically powerful too.
Ultimate.
By Danny Allen
Price: $14.98 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In this elegy of life, times and music one reflects on the sentiment, sensations and symposium of times:1964 to 2011. From politics to purpose to propriety. Taken in story over the many decades, and the ideas and instances of one who lived through it and came out for the better. A conclusive about the tides of eras, engagements and incentives of music, mentality and emerging...
To Live, To Think, To Hope - Inspirational Quotes of Helen Keller
By Matthew Gordon
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Covering the entirety of her life, "To Live, To Think, To Hope" compiles over 600 quotes by Helen Keller on topics such as optimism, friendship, nature, religion, life, death & many more. The quotes come from Helen's various writings, all of which are sourced. This book also contains a selection of Helen's poetry.
Ultima dintre iubiri (poveste)
By Adria Martin
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: Romanian. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a true story Iubirea apare intre doi oameni oricand, pe neasteptate si-ti poate schimba total viata. O poveste despre lucrurile care conteaza, despre familie si rolul persoanelor in varsta in viata copiilor. Pentru pret de cateva minute, te vei intoarce in leaganul copilariei. Aseaza-te comod si savureaza vremurile fara timp ale unui copil.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 3)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.