Nonfiction » Biography

Sub-categories: Autobiographies & Memoirs | Personal memoir | Celebrity biography | Historical biography | Woman biographies | Religious biography | Military biography | Adventurers & explorers | Literary biography | Other biographies | Criminals & outlaws | Sports biography | All sub-categories >>
TURNS: A Collection of Memoir Chapbooks
By
Series: Telling Our Stories Press. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,940. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Telling Our Stories Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A volume of short memoir chapbooks comprised of compelling narratives. The following authors and titles are featured: Deep Blue: Poems of a Navy Life by Nancy Prothro Arbuthnot; My Life in Shoes by Pamela L. Laskin; The Enigma by Gerri Luce; Scenes from My Life on Hemlock Street: A Brooklyn Memoir by Arlene L. Mandell; Learning from Lady Chatterley by Gloria Nixon-John; My Two Years in Priest Corp
Parachute, Pray, or Laugh
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Exploits of the New Psychological Warfare Unit (Psy-Warriors) in the Korean War: Join the crew of Psy-Warriors in actual flights as they make military history as a Special Operations Wing of the US Air Force.
Go Do It Lad
By
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 195,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Ernie Kriewaldt’s successes in business ventures as a college student and later, after WW2 he was living in the Territory of Papua, New Guinea as a customs officer and started his own business there with some success. This took him back to Australia where he took some bad hits and had to move back to PNG. Some of this is a sad story and other parts are filled with joy.
One Single Thought
By
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
This book is a unique view of my life through my eyes. It has all the ups and downs of life but eventually things come together.
The Way It Was
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a story of life in rural Eastern Ontario, Canada, in the 1920s and ‘30s when wages were fifty cents a day plus room and board, cars were rare, homes were without hydro, and neighbors helped neighbors. Alan and Betty met in 1934, fell in love, and raised a family of eleven children, some of whom have contributed memories of their parents, and life in a big family.
Left by the Indians: Story of My Life
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
This the eyewitness story of the Utter-Van Ornum wagon train massacre. It is the single worst pioneer massacre in US history. Much like the Donner Party and the Paraguay soccer team, the 16 survivors of the Utter-Van Ornum wagon train had to resort to cannibalism in order to survive their 45-day ordeal.
The Missouri Connection: Profiles of the Famous and Infamous
By
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,370. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
The Missouri Connection is a multi-cultural book which includes more than fifty short profiles of men and women who once lived in Missouri. Through their stories, the reader will learn how politicians,entrepreneurs, scientists,and others overcame obstacles, allowing them to contribute to our nation. Read about people during the Civil War, World War I & II, Women's Right Movement, and other events.
Widowhood 102 The Diary Entries
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Widowhood 102 is an extraction of the entries in my diary during the first year of Widowhood. These entries are just another part of they journey into being the new me.
The Road to Ramadan
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A young man of color, from Britain, journeys through West Africa in search of his identity. After many adventures he meets a young Ghanaian, who teaches him about Islam. Meeting his family he goes to live with his extended family in Kumasi and learns about the true values of the Moslem faith and his place in the world.
Set Yourself Free: Reon Schutte's 10 Principles to Break Out of Your Personal Prison Through the Power of Choice
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
During Reon Schutte's journey to liberation from both literal incarceration and the prison of the mind, he discovered the key to freedom: The Power of Choice. In his first book, Reon shares 10 Principles--lessons he learned the very hard way--and provides simple exercises to immediately put the Principles into practice in our own lives.
The Sea of Talmud: A Brief and Personal Introduction
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism / Talmud
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Scholarly yet readable, The Sea of Talmud combines basic, authoritative information on the Talmud with the author’s unique and personal journey to traditional Judaism. Tracing the history of the Talmud from its origins in ancient Israel and Babylon to Internet-based texts, Dr. Abramson describes the excitement and thrill of studying Talmud from an insider’s perspective.
The Inspiration For My Writings... STOLEN IN PARIS: A Look Behind The Scenes With Author David Wyant
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,590. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In this FREE eBook you will find the inspiration and introduction to David Wyant's new series, "STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway", documenting a series of "Lost but Found Again" manuscripts written by classic author, Ernest Hemingway. The manuscripts come alive in the mind of David Wyant, taking us back to Hemingway's boyhood youth in Northern Michigan.
Bad taste, poor judgement and a complete inability to act responsibly
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The modern World is undoubtedly a young man's oyster, with freedom and opportunities like never before. Follow the real life travels, travails and, most of all, the wonderfully entertaining misadventures of an ordinary young man with a taste for beer and a tidy piece of skirt, against whom the good things in life conspire to prevent him from growing up and acting responsibly.
Rebecca Black: Her Story So Far
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A revealing insight into the life of singer Rebecca Black, who shot to fame in 2011 with her song 'Friday'. The book examines Rebecca's childhood interest in performance and gives a detailed insight into 2011, a rollercoaster year of success and notoriety for the 14 year old.
Libro de Sueños
By
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: Spanish. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
Esta memoria ofrece un vívido retrato del psiquiatra Wilhelm Reich. Contada por el hijo de Reich, la narrativa ofrece una visión personal de los últimos años de la carrera meteórica de Reich que comenzó con Freud y terminó en una prisión federal. Publicada en 1973, inspiró las canciones de Birdland de Patti Smith y Cloudbusting de Kate Bush.
Infantry School: A Soldier's Journal
By
Price: Free! Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(3.00 from 1 review)
A personal memoir of training to become an infantryman and an officer during the Vietnam War era. Full of humor, pathos, and the author's personal reflections on the men he trained with and their experiences.
Cuentos y Recuerdos: La Colección Latina
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La Colección Latina incluye "Recuerdos de Antes y Entonces", "Una Noche con B.B.", "El Velorio de Maya", y "La Chancleta".
Remembrance of Dingbats
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memories as written down for posterity, some funny, some heartbreaking, some in the form of dreams.
Here All Along
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Here All Along is one woman's struggle to leave an abusive marriage, twice. Her struggle through the court system in hopes of finding someone to help protect her and her daughters from her ex-husbands who refused to let go. Her fight to obtain and keep her restraining order three years in a row and finally learning who she could count on to protect her and her children.
The Boy Who Learned to Read
By
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 25,590. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Born into a family of nomads in northern Somalia, Mohamud Ege’s life changed forever at five years old when his father was killed by a snake. Thanks to the foresight of a wise uncle, he was sent to school, where he discovered a love of learning. Forty years on, after many adventures and trials, he is a doctor in the UK.