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Choices
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A brutally honest search for psychological self-awareness. One mans’ story of battling drug addiction, alcohol abuse, incarceration and his own demons. Autobiographically, the writer invites us to share a disturbingly frank journey, living on the streets of England, surviving horrors and committing horrific acts upon him self and others.
Vivekananda For You
Price: $10.00 USD. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
Vivekananda For You is a compilation of some of Swami Vivekananda's masterpieces in the forms of lectures, writings, poems and letters that will add value and meaning to our lives.
The Singing Elms - The Autobiography of Lauris Elms
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 124,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Sir Charles Mackerras: Lauris in her day was one of the great Australian Singers. now she has added writing to her achievements. Dame Joan Sutherland: i am sure this book will be avidly read by the opera and concert going public, and that they will have almost as much pleasure from it as i have.
Leftovers - Remembrance of Duty
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Memoirs of a combat veteran and the brothers and sisters at arms he served with.
A Few Choice Words: The Fine Art of Talking to People Who Don't Speak Your Language
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign languages, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
THIS COLLECTION of anecdotes and stories has been adapted from journals the author kept in the 70s while traveling abroad with her husband, Harry, then an out-of-work musician who came up with a unique idea for how to be paid to travel abroad with all expenses reimbursed. The book humorously illustrates how Harry communicated with people in many different countries who had little or no English.
O homem que sabia perdoar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 14, 2013 by Francisco Faus, Jr. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
Um homem havia perdido vários parentes, assassinados durante a Guerra Civil espanhola por milícias do grupo republicano. Estava desconsolado, e queria erguer no local do assassinato – um cruzamento de estradas – uma grande cruz, como memória do crime ali cometido. Entendia-o como um ato de justiça: não deixar cair no esquecimento a barbárie promovida contra os seus familiares.
Love Among the Ruins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A World War II love story, and a true story. Arthur Robinson serves in the US Army in North Africa and Italy. Silvana Rigacci is a young woman living in Florence. When they meet by chance, love manages to bloom among the horrors of war.
Meadowbrook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,980. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A collection of short stories, some true, others fiction. Which is which? You may be surprised.
Starting Over, The Story of an Accidental Entrepreneur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Mosher Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This book will share Nicko Widjaja's experience to future young entrepreneurs. He made money and lost money, built a team and disbanded a team. Nicko Widjaja believe a combination of mistakes and correct takes that make you more agile, resilient and sensible in making judgments. Entrepreneurship had changed Nicko Widjaja's perspectives in looking at life. And he believe it'll do the same to you.
Stealing Sunlight: Growing Up in Irishtown
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Funny, sad and harsh, with the bitter ring of truth, this extraordinary memoir of Dublin in the 1940s and 1950s recreates a forgotten community. Angeline Kearns Blain looks back with love and grief at the hardships of her youth, celebrating the warmth and kindness of the neighbours and family who helped each other to survive, stealing sunlight where they could.
A Lifetime of Small Adventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
An adventurer’s stories from childhood to senior years including crash landing in a small plane in rural Mexico and surviving numerous close-call hitchhiking experiences. At age 64, when turned down by the Peace Corps’ medical department, Bill and his wife sold their home and moved to Peru where they created their own volunteer opportunities. If you love adventure, this book's for you.
Nothing Vanishes, Memoir of a Life Transformed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,380. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nothing Vanishes offers an intimate exploration of family history in which the searing question persists: Am I Enough?
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Series: Accepting the Unacceptable, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms.  While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself.  Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
The Summit Seeker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In The Summit Seeker, Vanessa Runs explores trail and ultra running on an emotional, psychological, and spiritual level. Her vivid descriptions of spectacular trails call you into wild places where you will find rugged beauty, expansive wilderness, and deep personal insights. Vanessa's stories of struggle, hunger, and adventure appeal to our most primitive drive as a species: to survive.
Himmler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Sascha von Bornheim. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Heinrich Himmler, one of the most enigmatic and mysterious figures of the Third Reich, comes to life in this gripping biography! Leader of the SS, Himmler was perhaps the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, behind only Hitler himself...
Kolleblommen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,610. Language: Dutch. Published: February 13, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Verbijstering, vertwijfeling, angst voor de dood, aanvaarding en verzet: de emoties waarmee Noëlla Danckaert te maken kreeg nadat de diagnose "borstkanker" werd gesteld. Dit dagboek is het relaas van haar strijd tegen de gevreesde ziekte, voor velen nog steeds een taboewoord. Maar "Kolleblommen" (dialect voor klaprozen) straalt ondanks de beladen inhoud een positieve boodschap uit.
Rebel Mama: How To Raise Your Kids Without Losing Yourself
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Rebel Mama: How to Raise Your Kids Without Losing Yourself (or why dropping out and having kids was the best decision I ever made) is part-memoir, part-parenting guide for unconventional moms. Through her story of parenting as a young, poor dropout, Dusti Arab blows the top off outdated "What to Expect" style parenting advice and opens up a provocative discussion.
Sketches of an Evolutionary Goddess Book I - Origins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Sketches of an Evolutionary Goddess - Origins is a memoir, confession, awakening realization of one women's soul journey from self and cultural inflicted illusions to a blossoming becoming and channeling of Goddess Divine Feminine Energy! 10% of book sales are donated to The Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature. ♥
Will Ferrell Bio and Movie Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by CATEK International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
A comprehensive guide to the life and career of Will Ferrell. Covers his film and TV career thoroughly.
Rascall Flatts Country Superstars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by CATEK International. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The author uses his personal knowledge and experiences to put this spotlight on Rascall Flatts lyrics and biography. The author takes us on a magical ride through the history and music of Rascall Flatts.