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A Thousand Screaming Mules: The Story of Stubbon Hope and One Dad's Dream to Transform Kids' Lives
By Ty Schenzel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,960. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The unexpected story of an ordinary man with an extraordinary vision of hope As a father, Pastor Ty Schenzel believed that if he loved his kids deeply, crazily, and unconditionally that they would see life, God, and their futures with hope and expectation. His children grew up knowing that “a thousand screaming mules” could not keep their dad from being there when they needed him.
Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life
By Nancy Pogue LaTurner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,440. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this engaging memoir Nancy LaTurner recalls how the Foreign Service whisked her family from New Mexico to Washington, DC and onward to assignments in Iran, Cameroon, New Zealand, Somalia, Dominican Republic, Austria, and Bolivia. Voluntary Nomads: A Mother's Memories of Foreign Service Family Life celebrates the resilience, adaptability, and resourcefulness of a spirited American family.
I Am A Southerner
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
Brenda My Darling
By Eric Utne
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland, some of the most passionate, eloquent, and candid love letters ever written.
Only Yesterdays
By Dominic Caruso
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
My father’s murder trial and appeal pitted certain elements of the AMA and the ‘Mafia’ against each other, a drama which was played out in the newspapers of the day, hurtling one hitherto obscure but proud family of immigrants from Sicily into the national spotlight.
Helena: Unwavering Courage
By Sylvia Melvin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,730. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Can you imagine a woman burying her husband in the morning then giving birth to his last child in the afternoon? Confined to her bedroom with premature labor, Helena watches from her window as a horse-drawn wagon takes James to the cemetery. With no husband for support, Helena turns to her children's love and her faith to see her through difficult times. Her courage is a testimony to all.
Still Singing, Somehow
By Rob Rideout
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 148,640. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This award winning inspirational memoir is all about one soul’s karma as he fights through alcoholism, prison, traveling the world, married life and finally peace at the end. It is stranger than fiction; this book will take you beyond your imagination to faraway places and bizarre situations.
A Brief History Of Pink Floyd
By Andrew Means
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,620. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Pink Floyd’s rock music legacy is second to none. This account traces the group’s career from “See Emily Play” and other quirky mid ’60s compositions by initial singer Syd Barrett to their defining albums of the ’70s, The Dark Side Of The Moon and The Wall, and their swan song in the ’90s. Over four decades Pink Floyd made a distinctive and influential contribution to their times.
A Florida Bird Dog ~ REX
By Helen Digges Spivey
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This eBook is a snapshot of the late 1920’s - 30’s in Florida through its Boom, Panic and Bust. It is entwined with a child’s love of a bird dog who loves to hunt quail. From a ruined Easter feast, brought on by the book's hero, Rex, to losing their home and starting over in the woods without running water, they faced each situation with a "can do" innovative attitude.
The Prodigy - A Biography of William Sidis
By Amy Wallace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
William James Sidis (1898-1944) was born to a psychologist with some unorthodox ideas about child rearing, attended Harvard at an absurdly young age, only to fail to reach his potential. Wallace's book, the only biography of this most enigmatic of prodigies, gives us a balanced look at Sidis' up-bringing and a somewhat revisionist look at his later life.
Vanida's Journey
By Vanida Plamondon
Price: Free! Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I decided to get help to figure out why I have always struggled with wanting to be a woman and decided to confront my misery, I embarked on the beginning of journey I did not expect to go on. This is an honest look at the beginning of my journey towards womanhood.
Die toten Lebensretter
By Jens Löser
Price: $2.42 USD. Words: 21,910. Language: German. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Es handelt sich um einen in der „Er“-Form (auch der „Typ“) verfassten, autobiographischen Roman, der mit futuristischen Zyklen verflochten ist. Er handelt von meinem ereignisreichen Leben, in dem ich sehr viele Höhen und Tiefen durchlaufen musste. Geprägt durch manisch/depressive Phasen seit meinem 23. Lebensjahr, war ich ...
"Hill Fires"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life is filed with fires, some we create others are created by man. Come along on this journey and meet the natives who drew me into their society and taught me much of who they are and who I had been created to be.
"Alone"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Alone has been written to share with the readers what many of society today feels. A testimony of a period in my life where I certainly suffered with this affliction. Yet after the fact I learned through living in complete isolation in the wilderness of the Yukon in the Canadian far north I was never really alone. Come along with Tannis my faithful rescue dog who knew the true meaning of love.
Preacher's Kid
By Dr. Christ-Lee Lizaire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Preacher's Kid is the stirring true story of author Christ-Lee Lizaire of Haiti, a woman who has known much heartbreak in her inspiring life. Christ-Lee was raised in the church surrounded by family, but then her family migrates to the U.S. from Haiti. She experiences the loss of loved ones due to natural disaster as well as a shocking murder.
The Unfeeling Doctor, Unplugged: More True Tales From Med School and Beyond
By Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Was I always The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World? Of course not. I offer you counter-examples from medical school, a time when I was so earnest, I scraped my finger on the mannequin while practicing my digital rectal exam technique (true story). Now I practice emergency medicine in the digital age, where Twitter co-exists with trauma and tendonitis. Come on in.
"The Quiet"
By Rolly A. Chabot
Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Yukon is a place that holds her secrets to herself. Unless you are willing to walk away from your past and venture deep into her you will never discover who you are called to me. It is deep in the wilderness you will discover your deepest fears. It is here where you will learn to survive many trials and come out a much better person.
Southern Sage:The Honorable Woodrow Melvin
By Sylvia Melvin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,250. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
How many small town lawyers end their careers as a judge on the Appellate Court? Woodrow Melvin's passion for the law takes him on a journey into the courts of Florida as well as the State House of Representatives and the State Senate. Judge Melvin describes the gut-wrenching decisions he must make whether it be a child custody case or sentencing of a criminal. The legacy of Judge Melvin lives on.
Un weekend d'agosto
By Giuliano Bartolaccini
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: Italian. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ferragosto è alle porte! E, mentre in Italia la festa nazionale più calda si avvicina, per me, come ogni anno, è ormai prossima l’organizzazione del solito weekend d’Agosto, quello che, puntualmente da otto anni a questa parte, personalizza la mia estate. Andare a Miami per il compleanno di mia figlia Jazmin.
Maggie: The Civil War Journals of Margaret Nichol Vaulx
By Ross Hudgins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,610. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Margaret Nichol Vaulx was 17 and living in Nashville, Tennessee in 1862. Her journals vividly demonstrate her coming of age during the American Civil War. They embody the "ornament to society" she prophetically spoke of, and have been described as both national and state treasures.