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Any Road Will Take You There
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by Dream of Things. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
A middle-age father takes the reader on a five-thousand-mile road trip, the one he always wished he’d taken as a young man. Recently divorced and uncertain of the future, he rereads the iconic road story - Jack Kerouac’s "On the Road" - and along with his two sons and his best friend, heads for the highway to rekindle his spirit.
Always Forever (Chinese Edition)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: Chinese. Published: September 20, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
From the depths of sorrow begins a journey of hope. 從悲傷深淵出發,展開希望之旅。
It's About Living
Series: Durham Editing and E-books Anthologies 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A small collection of big hearts including Carl “Papa” Palmer, Chantal Bellehumeur, Connie Langhorst, Duane L. Herrmann, James Penha, Julia Rose Grey, Linda Harris Sittig, Myra Biernat Wells, Pat Romito LaPointe, Patricia D’Innocenzo, Susan M. Tyrrell, April J. Durham, and Patrick Durham.
Man On The Mountain; A True Story Of Survival At 13,000 Feet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Caught in a sudden blizzard at the crest of Mt. Lady Washington, Colorado, White Wolf realizes he is without protection or direction. Wind-chill temperatures drop each moment and are deadly as he blindly tries to stay alive. Biting winds drive White Wolf’s extremities to freezing in minutes. He can no longer move, with the fierce blizzard limiting his sight to zero. Every second counts.
Lindsay Lohan: Fully Loaded, from Disney to Disaster, An Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lindsay Lohan is quite literally a train wreck for the internet age. Her every misstep, personal and professional disaster and emotional trip into career suicide has been chronicled to the point of overkill in the tabloids and gossip sites. Lindsay Lohan: Fully Loaded: From Disney to Disaster:
The Very Best of Friedrich Nietzsche: Quotes from a Great Thinker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Though some may not know his name, there are few alive today who will not have heard some variation of at least one of Friedrich Nietzsche's many quotes. This book brings together some of Nietzsche's finest thoughts on a variety of subjects, including religion, life, marriage and general philosophy.
Inside the Mind of George Bernard Shaw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Ben Berger. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
George Bernard Shaw was known for many things. Perhaps most notably a prolific playwright, Shaw was also a staunch socialist and devoted much of his life to politics, as a fierce advocate for human rights and social equality. This insightful character has been much quoted, both during his life and since his death in 1950. This book comprises many of his thoughts on a variety of subjects.
The Night Watchman Adventures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From 2005 to 2009 I worked Security overnight. While there are a lot of misconceptions about what security can “actually” do compared to Law Enforcement I am here to tell you, I will not be clearing up ANY of those misconceptions. All these misadventures are 100% true. So sit back, relax, and prepare to have your funny bone tickled with the lighter side of Law Enforcement.
Midnight Train to Siberia
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » War
One freezing February night in 1940, Alicja Goral, her parents and siblings were dragged from their home and forced to board a cattle train to be transported over a thousand miles to the wastes of Siberia. They were just one of many thousands of Polish families sent to labour camps by Stalin and his NKVD after the Soviets seized their country at the outbreak of WWII. Alicja now 89 tells her story.
G.M.O. General Medical Officer
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Prominent Books, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
G.M.O. represents a humorous but actual account about life in military medicine in the post Vietnam era in the United States. All of the situations occur within the confines of military installations that treats active duty military personnel, dependents of these personnel, and military retirees.
Becoming Mrs. Rogers: Learning to Live the Fragile X Way
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Becoming Mrs. Rogers is the true and heart-felt story of one couple's journey into acceptance following a devastating genetic diagnosis for both of their sons. Their story, its highs and lows entwined with its wisdom and compassion, has become a beacon of hope for thousands of families struggling with fragile X and other autism spectrum disorders.
"Bouter En Avant!" Full Speed Ahead with JULIA CHILD, a mémoire of friendship
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bouter En Avant! Full Speed Ahead, takes you behind the scenes, into JULIA CHILD’s off-screen adventures, depicting Julia’s dedication—beyond her life’s work of saving America from demise by frozen TV-dinners—to striding ever-forward with gusto for life and for creating with family and friends, “real little families” through gastronomy. Savor the extraordinary force for making all things better
Variety Box Set - 3 Non-Fiction Books
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,480. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This Box Set contains my three non-fiction books: The Way It Was - my parents’ autobiography, outlining what life was like in the nineteen twenties and thirties. My Health, My Way - my journey from stage four Cancer in 1997 to good health. Huna: Your Power Tool For The Twenty-First Century - About the ancient Hawaiian Kahunas and their ‘magic’.
Camp Fire Girls A Memoir of The History in New York State
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies
The Camp Fire Girls is an organization that offers young women a chance to excel and learn without the pressure of competition. My book also appreciates the different county chapters in New York. Each has benefited the Camp Fire Girls nationally. Eliza Laub became the first president of the Buffalo Camp Fire Girls Council. She is among the many leaders and members that I have profiled in my ebook.
"Dear Darling Loulie"
Series: Genealogy, Book 2 · Continuing Education, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The letters of Cordelia Lewis Scales depict the life and general morale of the civilian population in Mississippi before, during and after the War between the States. Special attention is paid to research into the life and service of Dabney Minor Scales, who served as a second lieutenant on the Shenandoah, the most important and famous ship of the Confederate Navy.
The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Murder of the Banker’s Daughter and Murder at the Pencil Factory, comes a powerful new historical true crime short, The “Gold Special” Train Robbery: Deadly Crimes of the D’Autremont Brothers.
Mother Teresa (A Brief Biography)
Price: $1.33 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Mother Teresa was able to start an open air school and established a home for the destitute who were dying unattended in the city. For this, she was able to convince the city authorities to donate her dilapidated building.
The People Under the House
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,040. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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Very few escaped the death camps of Nazi Germany. Of those who survived, nearly all had been successfully hidden by friends. A handful had no such friends and co-conspirators, but managed to stay alive through a rare combination of wits, intuition and luck. Werner Hellman was one of the latter. This is their story, completed by Dene after Werner’s death.
Two Dogs And A Suitcase: Clueless In Charente
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,870. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / stepparenting
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"Take two dogs, an expat family and eventually some other animals, facing all that France can throw at them, and you have another brutally honest episode in Sarah Jane's travel stories!" French exploits as we endeavour to rebuild our lives in another new country, after spending four and half years in Australia.
Tranches d'une vie
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: Canadian French. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Ce récit s’adresse aux femmes et aux hommes de quatorze à cent dix ans. L’essentiel est qu’ils partagent la même curiosité quant à des sujets aussi variés que la maltraitance infantile, la difficulté des familles éclatées, la drogue et ses ravages, l’univers psychiatrique et judiciaire, la vie des démunis, les ascensions...