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Memoir of an Entrepreneur 'Chasing Ambition'
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
I am a dreamer, one who believes in reaching for the stars, every creative opportunity I have. Memoir of an Entrepreneur 'Chasing Ambition' depicts a first hand accounting of a life in the fast lane serial entrepreneur. The life of challenging the odds to chase down one's dreams.
The Cathy Harris Story: A Whistleblower's Victorious Journey to Justice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Courage is that rare trait that requires the unusual strength to do what is right - not what is popular in the face of personal harm and at great risk. Susan B. Anthony had the courage to guide thousands of women through that era of U.S. history when women were treated as second-class citizens despite the threats to her personal safety.
The Soulshard Chronicles - Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imalion Soulstone grew up in Midpas. He was part of a noble family; his father was the lord of a town and its surrounds. But his life has just turned around.
The Soulshard Chronicles - Prologue
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a taste of Imalion's journey – the "backstory", if you like. Luke decided to write Imalion's story back in February as a project to push his writing forward, and somehow he managed to get tangled up in the boy's life. Now he has two planned compilations of posts. This is not a full compilation; rather, it is a teaser of what is to come.
Coming to Astoria: An Immigrant's Tale
Price: Free! Words: 48,810. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(3.00 from 5 reviews)
Why do children growing up together in the same household turn out so completely different? How can a child raised in a family of twelve be so lonely? Coming to Astoria takes the reader on a journey of self-discovery which is humorous, entertaining, and educational. This is a fascinating human interest story filled with poignant memories about growing up alone in a large family.
Twice Afflicted and Gifted: Balancing Bipolar and Breast Cancer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What is it like to experience 2 life threatening illnesses? Marcia Weisbrot who has been diagnosed with both bipolar and breast cancer, shares her story of balancing a life with one, then the other and finally both, bipolar and breast cancer together. Her struggles and ultimate triumph form a compelling story with humor and grace that will touch your heart.
Abseiling Spiders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine a man who's outlook on life is similar to Don Quixote, who's approach to life is similar to Spike Milligan's and who's drinking habits mirror those of the late and much loved George Best. If he could speak French he would probably say Non,je ne regrette rien. Fall about funny, belly laughs by the bucket load.
Deeply Superficial
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In this dazzling memoir that also serves as a dual biography of stage and film legends Noël Coward and Marlene Dietrich, film and music executive Michael Menzies chronicles in hilarious detail his life-long obsession with the theater in general and these two international superstars in particular.
Love Letters
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 162,810. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is proof that love conquers all. In its pages is a record of a young couple in love and their dreams, aspirations and devotion - not just for each other, but also for God whom they both loved with a passion and wholeheartedly desired to serve. In 1949, after meeting and falling in love, Effie and John’s romance was put to the test with John residing and studying at the then Melbourne Bib
Two Old Fools on a Camel ~ From Spain to Bahrain and back again
Series: Old Fools, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Ant Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Middle Eastern
*New York Times Bestseller* Vicky and Joe leave their Spanish mountain village to work for a year in Bahrain. How could they know that the Arab Spring was poised to erupt, throwing them into violent events? Teaching Arab kids, working with crazy teachers, forming life-long friendships and being placed under house arrest, Vicky and Joe laugh and lurch through their year in Bahrain.
"Double Duty" Radcliffe--36 Years of PItching & Catching in the Negro Leagues
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 77,210. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
"Double Duty" Radcliffe is the biography of one of the most unique baseball stars in history. Nicknamed "Double Duty" because he was an all-star pitcher and catcher, Radcliffe played from 1919-1954 in the Negro Leagues with and against the best white and black players in the world. Radcliffe's own words are intertwined with background information and interviews with more than 30 ex-teammates.
A Dead Woman
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
A humorous, real-life adventure from the rural, Midwest in the 1950's. Told from the twelve-year-old's perspective.
Taking Fog to Nantucket
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 98,870. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
This book is a true life account of a nomad boy who grew up alcoholic, suffered injury and struggled with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and who remained shackled by lack of insight until empowered by love.
Queue Jumper
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 94,870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was 1982 and I was 26 years old, endeavouring to adopt a child from a Third World country. My book is a firsthand account of being one of a small number of forerunners travelling to the source, contesting authorities and being labelled a ’queue jumper’. I embarked on this journey naively unaware of my so-called crime. Due to a political agenda, I was forced to remain on foreign soil for my act
Droplets of Mercy
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 50,290. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true story of a family whose humour and pain, trust and love, was the wealth that bound them together.
Never Give Up Son
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
"Never Give Up, Son" is a book that tells the story of the author’s mother and father, but also hits a lot on mental illness and racism. The author explains why the murder of a politician was not the City of Griffith’s greatest tragedy, but rather the mysterious disappearance of Paulo Lorenzo Guerra, who was incarcerated in a mental asylum for forty years. The author believes that racism is a form
An astrological biography of Swami Chinmayananda
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Vedic Astrology Biography of Eminent People: Swami Chinmayananda. Abstract: This is the journey of a spiritual giant from an astrological (vedic astrology or jyotish) viewpoint. This is also an in-depth astrological analysis of an outlier horoscope and his secret of success. Swamiji’s horoscope is analyzed in depth and his birth time is corrected using his life events.
The Halo of the Jungle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,960. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by Carl Aron. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Halo of the Jungle is the true story of the Aron family's forced emigration from Nazi Germany to Ecuador in 1939, and the 10 years they lived on their farm homestead in the eastern rainforest.
The writing of God Opens Doors - Kisemanitow Peyohtena Iskwahtem
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism
Paperback edition by Angelique Merasty Levac, artist, business woman, and mother, who contemplated telling the story about her unique life for some time now. She is comfortable and successful in the modern world and thrives in her Christian walk and in her art and her business but her story begins with citizenship in an ancient world. She believes God opened the door for her to change her life.
Running Beyond the Marathon: insights into the longest footrace in the world
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Loaded with training tips, anecdotes and race stories, join four-time 3100 mile race finisher Grahak Cunningham as he takes you on the journey from his first race in 2007 as a multiday novice to his ultimate victory in 2012, and discover what he learnt along the way in the world's longest ultra marathon.