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A Squirrel (ish) Adventure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Baby Animals
Life is a learning process, life is an adventure. This is the true story of how a baby squirrel fell from the ‘Tree Trees’ and through instinct, learning and an unerring drive for independence developed into a very wild animal.
Son of Sam: A Biography of David Berkowitz
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Starting in the summer of 1976, one man terrorized a city and fascinated a nation: Son of Sam. Over 30 years after his capture, David Berkowitz (AKA Son of Sam), is still one of the most known serial killers of all time. The life, murders, trial, and prison life of David Berkowitz is recapped in this book. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or
Chronicles of a Norfolk Farmer: Contributions to the Daily Express, 1937-1939
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 2. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Covering Williamson's last months at Shallowford in Devon, the family's move to a derelict farm in North Norfolk in 1937, the difficulties encountered by a total beginner to farming – including the disastrous crash in the price of barley in 1938 – and the opening months of the Second World War, these 45 articles form a fascinating contemporary record of those times.
Tragedies and Triumph: The Story of a Quadriplegic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
True story of a man facing a devastating injury. Heartwarming and tragic.
Homestead on the Trask
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,370. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013 by Nancy Maddux Thornton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » North America
As the World enters the 20th century, a young boy and his widowed family survive...and thrive...in the primitive wilds of the Oregon Coast. Sometimes funny, sometimes sad, always enlightening, this is how our ancestors once lived. A vivid personal account, enriched by detailed ink sketches and photos by the author. Republished and distributed by Nancy Maddux Thornton, his daughter.
Caminar y Cavilar: Cuentos bajo el signo de la Cruz y a la sombra de la cruz gamada
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,260. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Lejos de Metz y su familia y solo en España durante la Primera Guerra Mundial. Vivió la vorágine de la Guerra Civil de España, y cárceles y campos de Concentración en la Francia ocupada por los Nazis - hasta poder reunirse con su familia en Cuba después de la Segunda Guerra Mundial.
Lady Di. La bella Princesa del pueblo que desafió a la Corona británica y se eternizo tras su muerte.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Diana Frances Spencer, Lady Di, tuvo una breve y apasionante historia, que el presente libro evoca en su esencia. La trágica muerte de Diana, a los 36 años y en circunstancias dudosas, no hizo mas que elevar a la categoría de mito a esta mujer que vivió a medias, y que tuvo el coraje de desafiar los anquilosados hábitos de la Corona británica.
JF Kennedy y Marilyn Monroe. El romance que incomodo al poder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,410. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
JF Kennedy y Marilyn Monroe se cruzaron un dia y comenzó esta historia, donde no solo ellos fueron los protagonistas, sino también el trasfondo oscuro del espectáculo. Ambos gozaron de fama y terminaron en circunstancias aún poco claras. Esta es la historia de un breve romance y de una larga cadena de preguntas.
The Comeback Kid, The Memoirs of Thomas L. Hay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The life story of an ordinary mid-western small town red blooded American boy. At least he thought he was ordinary until he started to discover the many dark secrets in his life. Follow his journey from innocence to competence to life in the fast lane. From puppy love to international playboy. From UFOs to abductions. An adventure filled with mystery, romance, and intrigue.
FREE?
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Screenplays » Biographical
This book is a short but powerful testimonial that will challenge all who reads it to re evaluate their definition of FREE. FREE? will encourage and empower you to rise above all the hurts and struggles that have caused you to live in bondage. You will walk away after reading this book asking yourself, "Am I FREE?" And at the same time, knowing how you can be!
Jack Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jack Jordan Ammann Jr. touched many lives with his generosity, strong personality, loyalty, kindness, and humor. After Jack's death, friends shared their favorite “Jack stories,” funny and serious, short and long. Enjoy favorite memories of a special man.
Life Is a Book And It's Time to Write It! An A-to-Z Guide to Help Anyone Write Their Life Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Do you have a desire to write your life story, as a gift for loved ones or a source of inspiration and hope? "Your Life Is a Book And It's Time to Write It!" by personal historian and autobiographical writing teacher Kevin Quirk provides the tools, resources, support, and encouragement to make it happen. Readers of any age or writing experience will benefit from this hands-on guide.
Clean White Pants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,060. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
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Joe Armstrong was born to illiterate parents in a deprived area of Glasgow in the year 1955. From a very early age he suffered the trauma and shame associated with abject poverty and ignorance and it never left him. Despite his parents indifference towards him and his inherent inferiority complex Joe quickly realised he was the quintessential ‘square peg in round hole’ and he just has to get out
Reginald F. Lewis Before TLC Beatrice: The Young Man Before The Billion-Dollar Empire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,610. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Following the 1987 leveraged buyout of Beatrice Foods, Reginald F. Lewis was solidly positioned as CEO of a billion dollar conglomerate and a major player on Wall Street. Still in his forties, with a personal fortune that placed him on the Forbes 400 list, this pioneering African American businessman had achieved unimaginable success without benefit of inherited wealth or family connections.
Dear Diary, I think I said too much.
Price: $3.47 USD. Words: 77,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
My diary's perspective of leaving an abusive family and entering the madness of foster care. It chronicles the ups and downs of the eating disorder, depression, and abuse that tried to mold me.Started in 1995 when I was in 8th grade, this will take you through three of my most formative years. There's hope in the journey.
Dutch Tilt, Aussie Auteur: The Films of Rolf de Heer (2nd Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 45,150. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Rolf de Heer is Australia’s most successful and unpredictable film-maker, with 13 feature films of widely varying style and genre to his name. This auteur analysis of his oeuvre, however, suggests that there is a signature world view to be detected in most of his work, and that he (quite possibly unconsciously) promotes unlikely protagonists who are non-hyper masculine, child-like and nurturing.
Gathering Flowers for the Master's Bouquet
Price: Free! Words: 30,290. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
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The True Story of One Woman’s Walk of Love
Letters to the Granddaughter - The Story of Dillon Wallace of the Labrador Wild
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a biography on Dillon Wallace, an unsmiling man with “Grit A’Plenty”, who wrote one of the most outstanding books on the North of all time, "The Lure of the Labrador Wild". The "Lure" was based on his participation in a tragic canoe trip in 1903 and led to an unbelievable outcome in 1905. The biography includes the author's maps and color photos as he retraced the same routes.
The Fourth PK
Price: Free! Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The biography of Marjorie Jane Calvert Zaring. This is the life growing up in a parsonage with my two brothers and three sisters.
Out of Kentucky
Price: Free! Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The autobiography of Wilson Miles Zaring. How a Kentucky tobacco farmer grows up to be a math professor at a major university.