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It Shouldn’t Happen to a Teacher
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The hilarious and barely credible (but very true) reminiscences of a retired deputy headmaster. Illustrated with 30 cartoons.
The Men Behind Chicago Mob Wives: John "Big John" Fecarotta
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Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: American English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
John Fecarotta AKA “Big John” is the uncle of Renee Fecarotta Russo of VH1 Mob Wives Chicago. Big John was allegedly a “juice loan collector”, also known as a loan shark, meaning he used to loan money to people at a very high interest rate.
Prisons to Presidents
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
HOW A CONVICTED FELON WHO WAS WRITTEN OFF BY FAMILY AND FRIENDS ROSE TO THE HIGHER ECHELONS OF POWER AND WEALTH AND STEPS ON HOW ANYONE CAN CLIMB THE PYRAMID TO SUCCESS THROUGH SELF ACTUALIZATION.
The Forgotten League: A History of Negro League Baseball
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Rube Foster, Cool Papa Bell, Monte Irvin, Buck Leonard…they are some of the greatest players to ever play the game; so why have so few people heard of them? Because they never played in the MLB; they were the heroes of a baseball league often forgotten: The Negro League.
Red Dot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this heart wrenching story of faithfulness and ultimate forgiveness, a family dog protects the children he loves on a bucolic evening in the heartland.
Francis and Edith Schaeffer
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Series: Francis and Edith Schaeffer, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Agion Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Francis Schaeffer defined revival as: “A return to the practice of Biblical Christianity in the power of the Holy Spirit.” During his ministry, supported faithfully by his wife, Edith, they experienced revival in their personal lives and among the people with whom they ministered and worked. This expanded and updated edition includes the Message from my Francis Schaeffer: the Man and His Message.
Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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From "the best seat in the house", former goalie Ivan McLelland recounts his life journey from the gold mines of Ontario to the gold medal round of the 1955 World Ice Hockey Championship vs. Soviet Russia. "Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond" is more than a book for hockey fans or Canadian history buffs. It's the life story of a man who created a life of love, integrity and accomplishment.
Lebanese Immigrant's Daughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mother was pleased with her daughter's birth. Father cried because a daughter's dowry costs money. What does a girl do when her parents plan to marry her off to a stranger in Lebanon when she turns twelve? World War II comes to her rescue until her father makes another marriage contract. A serious car accident frees the girl to attend nursing school, travel, and find her own true love.
Recall Yourself
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: Russian. Published: September 13, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Recall yourself" - a fascinating and unusual story, dedicated to all children of seventies and eighties. Despite the autobiographical details, the reader will be able to recognise on the pages of the book her own past. This boook don't just makes you to return to your childhood, but also to reflect on the eternal question: "Who are we and where are we going?"
The Pink Nectar Café
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
The Pink Nectar Café offers myths and mysteries and is richly draped in the patina of Southwestern lore, but Bishop is respectful enough not to lift the veil too far. As he reminds us, “Let the mystery be.”
CURED - The Power of Forgiveness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Cured” is a story about the power of forgiveness. In 1962, Carl Ray an 18-year-old black man witnessed the murdered of his father by a white man who shot him eight times. The man was enraged because Ray failed to address him as “sir.” Ray was burdened with the guilt of causing his father's murder. In 1984, he was released from his self made prison of guilt when he forgave his father’s murderer.
Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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"Finding Family: My Search for Roots and the Secrets in My DNA" is Richard Hill's true and intensely personal story of how he pieced together the long-kept secret of his own origins. This highly suspenseful book is a page-turning saga of personal detective work and the first book to chronicle the paradigm-shifting application of genetic genealogy to adoption search.
Mom's own- an interactive guidebook on pregnancy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An interactive guidebook on pregnancy and childbirth in question-answer form.
The Men Behind Mob Wives: Anthony “TG” Graziano
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Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Anthony Graziano, also known as “TG”, is a mobster who refused to become a federal government witness. He was born in Staten Island, New York in 1940. He grew up during a time when being a mobster was something most youngsters only dreamed of. He is well known as a Consigliere and Capo of the Bonanno Crime Family. He's the father of Renee Graziano of VH1 Mob Wives.
The Men Behind Mob Wives: Lee D'Avanzo
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Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Lee D'Avanzo is a mobster best known for being the leader of the New Springville Boys. This gang was allegedly the farm team for the Colombo Crime Family and the Bonanno Crime Family. He dated Karen Gravano, daughter of Salvatore “Sammy the Bull” Gravano. Then, Lee fell in love with her friend, Drita. They got married and have two beautiful daughters. Drita and Karen are stars on VH1 Mob Wives.
The Men Behind Mob Wives: Hector “Junior” Pagan
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Series: The Men Behind Mob Wives, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Hector Pagan, Jr is the ex-husband of Renee Graziano of Mob Wives. He grew up as a street thug in the streets of Brooklyn, New York. Hector had fallen in love with boxing when he was a teenager. He spent most of his time training, and never cared to finish the last five years of school. His promising boxing career came to an abrupt end when in a nightclub one evening. And, a mobster was born.
Life in the Bumpy Lane
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An Australian war baby bio full of controversy. Family tragedy at birth, devout Catholic upbringing and sexual abuse by a priest, but the light only dawned eight years later, in a Seminary. Barred from home, starting work, changing careers, raising a family in the corporate rat-race and struggling through recession, all along the way ten years behind his peers: an ordinary life, with feeling.
Maharaja Ranjit Singh: Sher-e-Punjab
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 211. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The one eyed young Sikh was going to become a sworn enemy of the Durrani leaders in the following years.
No One Would Listen
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
No One Would Listen Poppy and Ivan came from different cultures, beliefs, values, and very different personalities. At first happy, then begins huge problems, stress, and failure in health. Her husband arranged secretly to send her and their five young children to live with his sister on a distant and primitive farm. She did not go. Lots of things happen in the years following, including Ivan
RED FACTION BRIGRADE: LAW MANUAL
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You set the price! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Military
This book studies Military Science and Laws of War using personal experience and case studies. The Case Studies are the Bosnia conflict, Operation Surge and Battle of Thermopylae. Robert Silva was a part of the Red Faction Brigade in the 1980s, United Nations Peacekeeper and child CIA operative. In the 1980s Capt Robbie Silva jr his father Robert L Silva Sr was the Director of the CIA.