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Long Hunger: The Sea Share by Ebrahim Abedi Sargahi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Family history
This is a real life story told by my grandma, which is her memoir actually. She experienced years of terrible drought and starvation in southern Fars, Iran. She used to tell me her stories, her pains and anything happened to her during her 80-year life and it impressed me enough to gather and write the bitter part as a short book. She lost some of her children when they were starving.........
Sonderling in Ost und West by Thomas Blasejewicz
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 43,040. Language: German. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
Aus der ersten Hälfte einer geplanten 1-jährigen Weltreise wurde ein permanenter Aufenthalt in Japan. Über das Studium von japanischem Bogenschießen zum praktizierenden Akupunkteur - was wie ein langer, verschlungener Weg erscheint, macht im Nachhinein den Eindruck einer schicksalhaften Entwicklung ohne Umwege.
The Goodbye Cookie; A Memoir About Never Giving Up by Marcia Meislin
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,690. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
As a young girl, Marcia Meislin craved much more than food. But as her weight escalated, she kept feeding this hunger with cookies and snacks. The heavier she became (eventually 300 pounds), the more she felt like an outsider. This tearful and triumphant memoir chronicles Marcia Meislin’s liberation from the hell of food addiction and obesity into a life of joy, health, and hope.
DFW: A Biography of David Foster Wallace by Paul Brody
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
As one of the most celebrated novelists and essayists of the new millennium, David Foster Wallace quickly rose to prominence as the voice of his generation. The publication of Infinite Jest in 1996 cemented his status. If David Foster Wallace had written nothing besides Infinite Jest, his legacy would be secure as one of the most important artists of the new Millennium. But he did so much more t
Yamani - The Inside Story by Jeffrey Robinson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 123,540. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Yamani - The acclaimed biography of the man who could move markets with a whisper and who, for 28 years on the world stage, was one of the most powerful, most famous and most recognizable people on the planet. It is the story of oil, of Saudi Arabia, of the West and of ultimate political power.
Miracles - The Magic of Life! by Mary Theresa Duggan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a book about self-development, abundance and spiritual healing. In its teachings—interwoven through my life story—I hope you will find concepts, or even one concept, that will make a change in your life and set you on the road to your full potential.
Wishing Well-A sequel to Well wishers by Danny E. Allen
Series: The M.I. autobiograpy.... Price: Free! Words: 73,200. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The year is 2002, all has turned out well. But obstacles still lay ahead, and as impression from a dark past. He reassesses himself about what was his past, and what was expected in the future. You'll reside and remember as well as revision what had brought him to this point. Its a eye-opening life-story, to be read over and over again.
Silent Courage by Mary Eigel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir(5.00 from 1 review)
At the age of twenty-five, Mary Byrne Eigel finally found the answer she had pursued since childhood. The reason for her unexplained, persistent pain was finally named. She learned she had been born with bi-lateral hip dysplasia. Mary presents an insightful perspective on the attitude, tools, and resources she enlisted while navigating her own road to wellness and a pain-free lifestyle.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Rick Nelson by James Hoag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Rick Nelson (known as Ricky in his younger years) started out playing himself in the "Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" TV show in the Fifties and Sixties. He then discovered Rock and Roll and found out he could sing, too. Rick became the first real "teen idol" and sold over 50 million records in his lifetime. He had 18 top 10 singles. He is ranked the 4th singles seller of all time.
From Condoms to Cabbages by Thomas D'Agnes
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 109,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
From Condoms to Cabbages: An Authorized Biography of Mechai Viravaidya In Thailand, a condom is called a "Mechai". Mechai Viravaidya, Thailand's Condom King, has used this most anatomically suggestive contraceptive device to turn the conventional family planning establishment on its head. First came condom blowing contests, then T-shirts with condom shrouded anthropomorphic penises...
Pray and Bring Chocolate by Dawn Hood
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
By her mid-30s, Dawn had her all-American life: a husband, a home, one boy and one girl and one more baby on the way. And cancer. This is the true story of coping with an overcoming breast cancer with friends, family and faith. Words to Live by: Life is hard. God is good. Don't get the two confused. Bruce NcMichol
The Prophet Muhammad: A Biography by gsaleh
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
In this book I will talk about the life of the Prophet (peace be upon him), and this research will carry on many chapters. From the birth of the Prophet and his morals and his friends and their wives and what invasions, which invaded to his death , peace be upon him .
Timeless Impact by Gbenga Ogundahunsi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In every age, each field of life has its giants: ordinary men and women of extraordinary works who had made impact that crosses the borders of generations through generations forever.
I Am Hutterite: The Fascinating True Story of a Young Woman's Journey to Reclaim Her Heritage by Mary-Ann Kirkby
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,740. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In 1969, Ann-Marie Dornn's parents did the unthinkable. They left a Hutterite colony near Portage la Prairie, Manitoba with seven children and little else, to start a new life. Overnight, the family was thrust into a society they did not understand and which knew little of their unique culture. The transition was overwhelming.
Een kijkje nemen in: Musika Maestro by William Anthony
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 890. Language: Dutch. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Antilliaanse Nieuwsbrief jaargang 43, mei/juni 2002: “Zijn liefde voor de muziekgeschiedenis van Bonaire vindt zijn oorsprong in zijn herinneringen aan ouderen uit zijn omgeving die onder andere op zelfvervaardigde snaarinstrumenten (blek’i zeta dushi Tralala) muziek maakten”.
Obesity, a Cure? by Chris Lanchbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
How I lost 28 pounds and regained my sanity, my journey of discovery of what caused me to become extremely ill, and to gain too much weight.
Cereal and Other Recipes by Rebecca Morris
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Canadian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
A poor man's cookbook, this book gives you a price list of your own and shows you how to make meals for less. Full of great recipes and biographies this book talks about our current Canadian financial crisis, and the need for the Salvation Army and their food bank. A great little cookbook, the Author hopes will bring funding and donations into local food banks.
Wisdom of the Ages by Reginald Harvey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Wisdom of the Ages is the autobiography and life lessons of Reginald Harvey. What started as random thoughts on paper has been conceived into a fully detailed book on his life and the lessons he has learned along his journey. It is told in an easy going manner with charm and humour. An interesting read.
Lost in Mangroves by Tropical Writers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
Lost in Mangroves is the sixth anthology put together by Tropical Writers. You will find here creative non-fiction which tries to capture a sense of place and, sometimes, time. The place? Tropical North Queensland. The time? From the 19th to the 21st centuries. By the time you have read this collection you will be ready to pack your bags and visit us here, in Far North Queensland.
Of Dreams and Faith by David N. Alderman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Pursuing God-given dreams is a futile effort unless we are doing so in faith. Many of us neglect to go to God with our dreams because we think they are too small or too insignificant to bother Him with them. But what we forget is that some of these dreams that are burning within us were planted there by God Himself, and He’s waiting fervently for us to partner with Him to fulfill these dreams.