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Bottled
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
It was message-in-a-bottle day at the Charlotte headquarters. Sidonie Fery's is chronicled in detail. More of the usual Psecret Psociety madness. A transcripted 1200-word short story.
Rescuing Providence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Former EMT and firefighter Michael Morse takes you along for the ride as he and his fellow officers respond to 24 emergency calls in a 34-hour period. Rescuing Providence is a fascinating glimpse into the daily lives of the people who do a critical job that is often dangerous, sometimes thankless, but ultimately rewarding.
A Cuidadora
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 4, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frequentemente olhava para os meus pais e meditava sobre o que seria mais doloroso: assistir à morte cerebral, lenta e degradante, num organismo saudável, no caso da minha mãe, ou ao depauperamento físico, numa mente brilhante e extremamente activa, no caso do meu pai. Ainda hoje não encontrei resposta, mas sou peremptória em afirmar que são duas situações de uma complexidade extrema.
We Must Wake Up: Tome 1: A notice to the Congolese nation: The time of change has come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 269,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The book is about setting the fact right about issues that Black people just speak of in half words. It has a focus on the Democratic Republic of Congo and its people, because, it is where I was born and lived; and also where the work has to be first done because of its strategic location, spiritual importance and resources to impact in an optimal way the whole Africa and African diasporas.
Frozen Like Water, The Chronicles of Caine Vol... I
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Frozen Like Water is a riveting literary and poetic tale about the human experience of tragedy and triumph! Frozen Like Water is more than a page turner, it’s both a window into the life of a truly unique individual and a mirror into the trials and triumphs each of us face in our own lives. Get your autographed copy of Frozen Like Water at: http://www.writeonpress.com/frozen-like-water/
Я выглянула из созданной мною тюрьмы и увидела звёзды
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,600. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Physiological psychology, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
История жизни, пережитая заново на страницах книги, призывает, чтобы читатель вспомнил и свою жизнь, увидел уроки, которые были преподнесены Вселенной, сделал выводы и научился чувствовать благодарность за все, что с ним случалось. Станьте самым богатым человеком во Вселенной, и тогда не будет войны ни в сердцах, ни в мире! У каждого есть мечта — у каждой мечты есть история.
Sobre Paul Auster. Autoria, distopia y textualidad
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 26,840. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Sobre Paul Auster, la trascendencia de la textualidad y la memoria como partes definitorias de la condición humana. Todo ello siempre visto desde el interior de un laberinto urbano en donde el personaje y la ciudad se funden e intercambian.
Si muero lejos de ti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Si muero lejos de ti es el fino retrato, en cuentos, de figuras literarias, históricas, de la cultura pop y de la cultura docta, en el que palpamos lo que de hecho ya intuimos: entre bambalinas de una existencia célebre, existe un cuarto oscuro en el que la pulcra imagen se deslava.
Rooftop Horror
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The mysterious 2013 death in Los Angeles of the Chinese Canadian female, Elisa Lam, is revisited in this 1500-word short story. Possible theories are floated (and sunk). Another one in the Psecret Psociety pshort pstory pseries.
A Minha Missão
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nesta obra está descrita a minha origem, me revelada por DEUS! Desde muita criança a presença de DEUS, sempre foi constante em minha vida no dia-a-dia. Nunca tive vida fácil, vivia não só a minha vida, mas ao mesmo tempo mais duas! Não entendia nada, me habituei a viver com isso! Cresci a escutar meu pai dizer que não era sua filha! Coisa que me fazia doer sempre que escutava!
Jon
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jon Fredrickson was 16 when he started to complain of headaches and sickness. An eyesight test revealed the shocking news that he had developed a brain tumour. Sadly no more could be done for Jon, and he died at the age of only 26. His mother Jacky kept a diary of her years of trial, and she has now developed it into this moving and inspiring book.
Microbes, Music and Me
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 136,410. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Microbiology and jazz music aren't a common duet but for Professor John Postgate they are the two subjects that define his lifetime. John, brother of Oliver who created the beloved Children's shows Bagpuss and Clangers, describes his autobiography as "a book about doing science" and describes in entertaining detail the account of his life.
Santo Antônio: Uma Vida Só de Amor
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 3, 2015 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fernando Martins de Bulhões, nosso Santo Antônio, dedicou sua vida aos pobres, e foi o grande orador de Deus, através do seu vasto conhecimento das sagradas escrituras, o que vem a justificar o grande milagre da permanência intacta de sua língua santa, depois de quase 800 anos de sua morte, e que se encontra exposta à visitação em sua Basílica de Pádua, na Itália.
Five Boxes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015 by Hunter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
WINNER IN THE 2016 LAKELAND BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARDS (UK) - ZEFFERELLI'S PEOPLE AWARD Thirty years after leaving his home in the Lake District of England for life in Australia, Mark MacLean gathers five boxes of his youthful possessions and ships them back to Australia. Following on from his bestselling A Year Down the Drain, Mark MacLean’s new book is a hilarious reflection on life then and now.
Marching Orders
Price: Free! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Military service and life in the Kingdom of God have a great deal in common. The author explores some of the similarities by drawing on his own experiences in the United States Air Force and his life as a Christian.
Were You Born Stupid? Tales of an Hispanic-American Family
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,290. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Were you born stupid?” is a phrase I often heard my father ask me as the eldest of his seven children. This memoir is of what now seems an enchanted childhood, written through a boy’s eyes, set in the 1950’s through 70’s, growing up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. It relates the trials and triumphs of a large Hispanic family, a life abundantly joyful, at times brutal, ever hopeful.
The Canister X Transmission: Year One - Collected Newsletters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Running weekly, The Canister X Transmission was sent to readers worldwide, serving as a source of inspiration for writers and artists everywhere. The newsletter covered four main topics: Creative Thought of the Week, Work Updates, Fanboy News, Marketing/Publishing Tip of the Week. Exclusive to this collection is a special Issue Zero newsletter. Welcome to The Canister X Transmission: Year One.
The Bricklayer and President Franklin Roosevelt Miami, Florida February 15, 1933
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies
Franklin Roosevelt came to Miami after winning a landslide Presidential election over Herbert Hoover in November 1932. FDR came to Miami just weeks before he was to take office as President. He was driven to Bayfront Park in a Buick after he departed a yacht owned by Vincent Astor. With a cheap revolver in hand Giuseppe Zangara found it difficult get close to the President in the dense crowd.
My Father's Guru
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child growing up in the Hollywood Hills during the 1950s, Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson thought it was perfectly normal that a guru named Paul Brunton lived with his family and dictated everything about their daily rituals, from their diet to their travel plans to his parents’ sex life. But in this extraordinary memoir, Masson reflects on just how bizarre everything about his childhood was.
Хранить вечно
Price: Free! Words: 28,350. Language: Russian. Published: August 1, 2015 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Александр Соколенко, написал свои четыре рассказа о сталинских лагерях в последние ме­сяцы жизни, в 1970 г. Его внуч­ка, Мария Фет, подготовила сбор­ник этих рассказов под общим за­головком «Хранить вечно».