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Taming My Black Dog
Price: Free! Words: 15,710. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My story about how I became ill with depression. What the effects of this illness had on me. And how I overcame 'My Black Dog' Now I live a life free from this sickness and the causes that brought depression on.
Steadily Moving Forward - The Life of Dr. Robert Charles Wallace
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Alder Book Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Dr. R.C. Wallace did more to open up the northern territories of Manitoba and Alberta, in the early 1900's, than any other Canadian, leading its exploration and development. As an educator at some of Canada's top universities and President of Queen's University, he championed the development of the north by inspiring many of his students.
Legacy of Rescue: A Daughter's Tribute
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,640. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
An illustrated intergenerational memoir of the author’s father and the Commanding Officer who saved him and over 100 other Hungarian Jewish men in forced labor under his command during the Holocaust. Captured by the liberating Russian Army, Zoltán Kubinyi died a year later in a Siberian labor camp. Due to Morton Fuchs' testimony, he was posthumously honored as a Righteous Among the Nations.
Behind Whispering Pines
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine growing up hearing you are nothing. Imagine believing you are predestined to be useless and worthless. Imagine believing you are unlovable and TWO mothers despised you enough to either toss you aside or abuse you.
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You set the price! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This story is a true story of my former company where names were changed and the people involved are reaaly gone Hope you enjoy Tusami statistics the abilty to create relationships.
Taking LIFE Head On! (The Hal Elrod Story)
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Hal's world ended when he was struck head on by a drunk driver and found dead at the scene. Hal is living proof that all of us are capable of creating miracles in our everyday lives. He shows you how to truly and unconditionally love the life you have while empowering you with simple and effective strategies for creating the life of your dreams. An inspiring true story.
Three Score Years and Ten
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
This, Elizabeth Love's fifth published book, is a condensed profile of the man she met 14 years ago and a short record of their friendship.
Rain-in-the-Face: Was He the Man Who Killed Custer?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
The name Rain-in-the-Face struck fear into the hearts of white men. He was a fierce Sioux warrior who fought in many battles. One of those fights was the Battle of the Little Bighorn, where General George Armstrong Custer was killed. Many people say Rain-in-the-Face killed Custer. Others said that he killed Tom Custer, General Custer’s brother, and cut out his heart. What is the truth?
Raudi’s Story An Alaskan-Born Icelandic Mare’s First Five Years of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,770. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Horses
Raudi’s Story is written from the point of view of a young Icelandic horse growing up in Alaska’s Matanuska Valley. Written at a level adults will appreciate and children will comprehend. For those who can’t get enough of horses and those with no horse experience. Illustrations enhance this book’s wonderful story.
The White Bear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,910. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tal Leverett and Bob McCarter became friends in junior high and grew up in the same North Carolina town, both becoming avid outdoorsmen. Tal eventually moved to Lake Tahoe, NV. Thirty years later they still maintained their friendship.
Diary of a Merchant Seaman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,290. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2012 by Casa de Snapdragon. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Andrew Shiston, a boy from the island of Portland in the UK, discovers life on the sea when he is forced to make a life changing decision at the age of 15. This account was taken from Andrew's journals scribed during the 25 years he sailed the seven seas.
Bob Geldof: The Joe Jackson Interviews Plus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Live Aid mastermind Bob Geldof once told his fellow Irishman and journalist Joe Jackson he would never update his 1986 autobiography 'Is That It.' Joe Jackson now suggests that "in ways the two interviews, each roughly 10,000 words long, and two thirds of which has never been previously published, from 1989 and 2001, that make up my book about Bob are, in ways an update of his autobiography.
Fraud on the Court: One Adoptee's Fight to Reclaim his Identity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,730. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
In his startling new memoir, Mike Chalek reveals how the adoption practices of the "Baby Scoop Era" led to his fraudulent placement with an adoptive family that had purchased him for $200 from a well-known baby broker. He delves into the details of his highly charged quest to reunite with his family of origin, and we get a first-hand glimpse into the difficulties faced by many adult adoptees.
Sons of Suicide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,430. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An insightful, viscerally emotional memoir, Sons of Suicide relates the story of a young man’s life after losing his Mother to suicide—and succeeding, in spite of experiencing one of the most devastating tragedies known to man.
A World Torn Asunder: The Life and Triumph of Constantin C. Giurescu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A biography of Constantin Giurescu, Romania’s leading historian who in a war-torn Romania is confined to the notorious Sighet penitentiary. His diary was put in a glass jar, buried, then smuggled out by Dr. Paul E. Michelson—who does the FOREWORD for this book). An account from the turn of the century to the fall of Communism, the sellout of Eastern Europe and finally, the rise of modern Romania.
Tread Softly: Bullying and the Death of Phoebe Prince
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The 2010 suicide of Irish transplant Phoebe Prince in small-town Massachusetts garnered worldwide attention. Her story has been told in thousands of newspaper and magazine stories and television shows. But the true story is only now being told, and it's much worse than anyone knew.
Out of Order, Story no. 2
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Out of Order, Story no. 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is an authentic and true story of the Bosnian war, told from the perspective of direct participant, the fighter of special troops, Hardin Horion. If you want to know the real truth about the Bosnian war, read this shocking, but also very witty, confession of a Bosnian partisan. The book was translated by volunteers who are not professionals, so forgive us for possible mistakes. Enjoy reading!
Big Hawaii
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,640. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports & Recreation / Water Sports
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The true story of best friends who come face to face with whales ,dolphins, and turtles dodging wind and waves on the 16 day kayak adventure around the Big Island of Hawaii, never before attempted. The author is a leg amputee but doesn’t let that hamper the progress on their marathon paddle of over 300 miles, fishing for their food and camping on the most secluded, pristine beaches in the world.
You're Going To Die Out There
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A gritty, rather unrelenting dispatch from the gutters of Seattle circa late 1980's-early 90's. Not to be confused with "misery lit" or other feel good triumph of the human spirit style storytelling, this is one mans document of life lifed at and over the edge while in that part of the country.