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All about Muhammad Ali
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 206. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Muhammad Ali (Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr.) is considered to be the greatest of boxer in the world. No other boxer has been able to emulate the examples set by the Great Muhammad Ali.
Souvenirs de guerre d’un jeune français.
By Olivier Duhamel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,810. Language: French. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Témoignage vécu de la seconde guerre mondiale. 1939-1945
Swift Boat Down
By James Steffes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
A Swift Boat is sunk by two rockets from an unidentified aircraft near the border between North and South Vietnam. It is June 15/16th, 1968, around midnight, and now five sailors are dead or missing. Two survivors and several witnesses report seeing lighted aircraft that move and hover like helicopters flying in the area. U.S. Jets are scrambled to the scene and report hits on enemy aircraft.
Daddy Die Hard
By Isaac Sweeney
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Gone Dog Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
After his father left his family, the author found a replacement in the unlikeliest of fictional characters - the gun-weilding, hard-cursing, cigarette-smoking John McClane from the movie Die Hard. About 2,000 words.
In Black In White
By L.T. Woody
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,900. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Among several other themes, In Black In White looks at the idea of nature versus nurture. It's the true story of the "two educations" of a black youth; an education derived from attendance in the Baltimore City Public Schools (and surviving that city's streets); and an education acquired from time spent inside the ivy-covered Halls of the prestigious St. Paul's School in Concord, New Hampshire.
House of the Ancestors
By Tony Crisp
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tony Crisp's true story of a passionate love affair and the death of my best friend, This is autobiographical about a twisting pattern of events that led to opening a door to meeting my dead friend, journeying with him through his experience; his introduction to a woman I would meet; and this all while he was 'dead'. But it is more than that, because it went on to show how a dream led to love.
Damage Goods: Learning To Dream Again
By Charlotte D. Hunt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Based on the author’s miraculous journey in learning to hope, “DAMAGED GOODS: Learning To Dream Again" is an amazingly uplifting, funny, transforming and life-changing story of an invitation to recall her fight in learning how to dream and hope again.
Katrina Wedding
By William Fulks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,200. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A true story from south Mississippi about a couple trying to keep their October wedding date after losing everything to Hurricane Katrina.
Princess Sultana's Circle
By Jean Sasson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
The powerful true story of Sultana continues with PRINCESS SULTANA'S CIRCLE, the third book in Jean Sasson's internationally best selling Princess Trilogy. The forced marriage of Sultana’s niece to a cruel and depraved older man, and Sultana’s discovery of the harem of sex slaves kept by a royal cousin, make her more determined than ever to fight the oppression of women in Saudi Arabia.
When God Made Martin Luther King Jr. Smile: The Man, The Leader, The Dreamer
By Raymond Sturgis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. is all smiles as he watches over us as we celebrate his life and dedication to freedom. Author Raymond Sturgis has put in wonderful words the life work of Dr. King which was inspired by his faith in God. Martin Luther King Jr.
The White House Queen: The Elegance and Strength of Michelle Obama
By Raymond Sturgis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
First Lady Michelle Obama is a remarkable figure, and author Raymond Sturgis carefully selected the words of this book to highlight the passion and life of Michelle Obama. Many know of her many achievements, however, what about her agenda to help change the nutritional conditions of America’s children.
Michael Jackson: Gone Too Soon: A Respected Life In Words
By Raymond Sturgis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Michael Jackson was a musical icon, and inundated the world with his genius. He fascinated with his style as a preteen, and then made the world bow down at his feet with his musical performances.
FAREWELL OPRAH, with LOVE: 25 Seasons of Laughter, Tears, and Inspiration
By Raymond Sturgis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Oprah Winfrey is an iconic figure that magnetize respect and adoration for long as she lives. The Oprah Winfrey show has captured the public attention since its inception and now the farewell season has emerged, it is time to properly and sadly say goodbye.
Legacy of a Monarch- an Amercian Journey
By Jan Sumner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The biography of Byron "Mex" Johnson, an All-Star Negro League baseball player of the 1930s-1940s.It is a history of not only a black baseball player, but of an African-Americans journey through American history.With a forward by President Bill Clinton and an introduction by Don Baylor, Legacy of a Monarch was honored and inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame 2006.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 1)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In February 2010 in Cordoba, Spain, Vanessa Robinet began to give birth. No one was around except her six-year-old son, Agustin, so he telephoned his father, Caesar, to come, and he stayed with his mother until she gave birth to his healthy baby brother, Matias, who weighed 3.4 kilos. Agustin said, “My mom always says that all women are in pain when they go to have a baby.”
I Use My Thumbs As a Yardstick
By Andy Frazier
Price: Free! Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of a very interesting old man called John Frazier. This man has farmed for all his life in middle England. Sometimes he has been a pioneer, experimenting with new breeds and ideas. He has also been a champion stock breeder, international sheep and cattle judge, fishing expert, met most of the Royal Family and won numerous shooting contests. I am proud that he is my father!
President Ronald Reagan & The Vietnam Veteran's Memorial
By Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial - one of the most visited monuments in America. Each year millions of people the world over make the trip to this hallowed ground. Included in this short story is America's Premier Poster Poem by the author Robert. A. Chapin who was originally invited to meet with The President - and present his framed poem. Plans cancelled marine barracks bombed in Beirut.
Sex, Surrealism, Dali and Me
By Clifford Thurlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,000. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011 by YellowBay. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Sex, Surrealism, Dali and Me was first published in 2000 and was a top-10 bestseller a year later. It tells the biographies of two remarkable men. Salvador Dali, one of the twentieth centuries' greatest painters, and his long-term muse - the Colombian dancer Carlos Lozano.
The Beauty Girls
By Carol Leonard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Carol Leonard had been a midwife for over 30 years when she experienced a little "blip" in her career and wandered off in a completely unexpected direction. This book is a screamingly funny account of one woman's postmenopausal experience of being in Beauty School.
Above and Below- A Coalminer's Story
By Colin Archbold
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Colin Archbold gives us an historical account of mining in the Hunter Valley of N.S.W. Australia. Colin was born into a mining family in the small town of Kurri Kurri in the Hunter. His memoirs give us an insight into the way it was working below ground and the great changes in technology that occurred.Above ground there was his family and the mining community.