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Louis "Pretty" Amberg and the Brooklyn Loansharking War by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The deaths of Louis "Pretty" Amberg and his brother, Joseph "Joey", mystified New York Police detectives for some time. Joey was murdered in a garage while Pretty's body was found bagged and burning inside a car in Manhattan. The Amberg brothers were masters of shylocking which came to be known as loan sharking. They met opposition when they tried expanding out of New York's Lower East Side.
Charles Lindbergh: A Short Biography - Famed Aviator and Environmentalist by Doug West
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Charles Lindbergh came from obscurity at only twenty-fiver years of age to become one of the most recognized men of the first half of the twentieth century. This famed aviator became a controversial figure during World War II and late in life focused his energy on conservation of the planet.
How to Not Run Away to Mexico by Jennifer Robin Lee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
What’s it like to move to Mexico when you’re unprepared and uninformed? A Canadian weaves a true story about relocating to Mexico and enduring incredible hurdles and adventures. What happens when stuck in a foreign land with too much baggage, limited resources and poor choices based on bad misinformation? She reveals how we can reach our wildest dreams of moving abroad, the easier way.
A Tale That Is Told: The Autobiography of Opal Earp Pounds by Opal Earp Pounds
Price: Free! Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The tale that Opal Earp Pounds tells is that of a farm girl, born in 1920 near Stroud, Oklahoma, of grandparents who had homesteaded. After high school, she marries and gives birth to three children. In 1952 she undergoes a Christian conversion, and after that her story is colored by her desire to be a good Christian mother. Her tale as a whole belongs to the genre of conversion narrative
Look What Chemistry Did For Me by Alan Heaton
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a life spent in the world of chemistry, mainly as a university-level teacher. It is also the story of a boy, a child of the war years, who rose from an unpromising start to become more successful and fulfilled in a career than he had ever imagined possible, eventually becoming a university professor.
Passport To Life by Annie Pool
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,970. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Annie believes that there's a ticking time bomb inside her. It's a powder keg of emotion that's just ready to explode. She has been desperately longing to turn the page after her incurable cancer diagnosis. But there's a painful story locked inside her; it's one that has been killing her for nearly thirty years.
From Ivy League To Stripper Life by Elona Washington
You set the price! Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Did you envision a better life for yourself but you're unsure where things went wrong? In From Ivy League to Stripper Life, Elona talks candidly about why her life spiraled out of control and the lessons she learned along the way. If you want to get your life back on track or impact the lives of others, this book is for you.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Episodios memorables del feminismo en Chile: Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50 by Daniel Piedrabuena Ruiz-Tagle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Dear You by Derra Nicole Sabo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,990. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear You is a lovely invitation into Derra Nicole Sabo's world. A wonderful opportunity borne out of a complex and challenging experience
OOH-AAH: The Bob Booker Story by Greville Waterman
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 136,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
With contributions from former teammates, managers, and friends, the real Bob Booker is revealed in all his complexities. It is the kind, friendly, and humorous Bob that we all expected to find but also one who demonstrated grit, determination, courage, inner strength, guile and perseverance to forge such a long and successful career for himself.
Tsunami by Stuart Hopkins
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Starting from a few hours before the waves came, TSUNAMI takes the reader to Phuket, Thailand, and, through the eyes of the author who was the resident pianist at the JW Marriott at the time, tells the story of how the island - and lives - were affected.
Call Me Coinin by Sandy Prantl
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 23,160. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sandy Prantl, an occupational and craniosacral therapist takes us on her journey of healing from childhood abuse that led to the development of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This memoir chronicles Sandy’s relationship with a wolf named Orca and how they brought healing to each other. This led to work with other animals and an understanding of PTSD recovery and interspecies healing.
چمدان صورتى by Solmaz
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Persian. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.00 from 1 review)
كتاب چمدان صورتى برگرفته از اتفاقات زندگي زن ٢٩ ساله است كه از ايران به استراليا مهاجرت ميكند. اين زن در اغاز سفر خود فقط يك چمدان صورتى و ١٢٣٢ دلار استراليا دارد اين كتاب سفرى است در مسير مهاجرت با همه ترسها، دردها و تلاشها. سفرى كه تقريبا همه مهاجران انرا كم و بيش طى ميكنند
Sarah’s Journey of Faith: From the Dark Clouds of China to the Blue Skies of America by Sarah Liu
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Persecution in China did not end with Sarah’s escape, but Sarah’s escape lends another strong voice for the world to hear. Grace be with you as you read these pages.
In the Wings: My Life with Roger McGuinn and The Byrds by Ianthe McGuinn
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Consistently involved with and at the center of the drama and success of the Byrds, Ianthe McGuinn tells the story of the exploding rock music scene in 1960s Los Angeles. Ianthe's memoir of being a young and beautiful Latina from Tucson getting a crash course in love, loss, sex and drugs, marriage, and motherhood while being immersed in the aureate and vagaries of celebrity.
The Queen of Blood and Seduction by Kenneth R. Rooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
This is a story about incest, murder, adultery and other assorted crimes. It is about a vivacious and evil young Queen who used her body to turn aside the tide of Roman destiny and that of the world. Julius Caesar led his famous legions in conquest of the known world before succumbing to her feminine charms. Then Marc Antony threw away an empire and his own honor to follow her to his destruction.
Passaic County Police Arrest 8 New York Mobsters The Mountain View, New Jersey Stakeout June 1935 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
"Tough Tommy" Protheroe was gunned down with his girlfriend in Sunnyside, Queens on May 16, 1935. Protheroe, the son of an Irish woman who immigrated to New York in 1900, had served prison terms at Sing Sing. His murder was among those that authorities found clues to when they raided a gangster retreat in Mountain View, New Jersey. Passaic County officials fought extradition to New York.
The Last Salute by SQN. LDR. Nusrat Hussain (R)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
All fighter pilots serving in any Air Force in the world MUST READ the chapters entitled "Dangling in the Air" and "Flights to Heaven". Lessons learned from opportune decisions taken by the pilots in these stories might one day help save your life.
The Marble Corridor and Other Medical Tales by Grahame C. W Howard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Set within a South London hospital in the 1970s, ‘The Marble Corridor' is the first of four stories which chart the progress of a newly-qualified doctor from houseman to consultant.
Autism Brings a New Beginning by Travis Breeding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2017 by Breeding Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When diagnosed with autism Travis' life has a new beginning. Now he sees life through a different lens that makes his life unique and special. He starts to appreciate the little things in life and learns not to take things for granted. Being diagnosed with Asperger Syndrome changes Travis' life and makes him work even harder to be successful in life. The book will teach you about life with autism.