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He's in the Suitcase
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
My journey as explained throughout the book begins in the late summer of 1994, as I became an expectant mother. By the time I was writing the final chapter, the suitcase in my story became my strongest accountability partner. Knowing if I was going to write it, I had better be living it!
Confessions of a Football Reporter... Another Biggs at Large
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Vertical Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Football journalist Alan Biggs—a BBC match summariser on television and radio—relates his comical escapades in the world of professional sport in Confessions of a Football Reporter.
From Start to Finish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Autobiography written in Shakespear format is designated for the growing teens, and talks about the hardships in life. It has its flaws but what good is a it if it doesn't teach you something. Parents read this it with your children so you can coach them through it, thank you. Thanks for your time, it only takes a few minutes to read. Enjoy.
Crazy Days: Life Lessons, Wacky Times and Good Friends in Forty-Six Years of Retail
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
A memoir of the retail drugstore business told from the perspective of Gerald Rivinius, who started his career in the mid-1960s in North Dakota and saw rapid changes in the business over nearly a half-century career.
From Start to Finish
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Designated for everybody to read, this Autobiography talks about hardship through life written in Shakespears literature format. It has its flaws but what good is a it if it doesn't teach you anything. Parents read with your young ones, so they can get a grasp of the whole picture. Thanks for you time and it only takes a few minutes to read, enjoy.
Olga's Story: By Herself
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Chapter 1: I was born in 1928 in the heart of Europe on the border between Austria and Switzerland, a truly beautiful spot. To the north lies Lake Constance, the border between Austria and Germany on that particular stretch. Towering mountains formed the border to the south, between Austria and Italy. My birthplace, Sulz, was at the furthermost western end of Austria.
Open Wide: Dr. Mark Manhart's Journey in Dentistry, Theatre, Education, Family, and Life
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Mark Manhart's memoir takes the reader through his "open life" and his "secret life". A highly trained dentist who is actively engaged in developing new treatments and therapies, his inner passion, which keeps him charged, is his involvement in theatre as a playwright, director, and sometimes an actor.
A Namibian Canvas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Truth House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Namibia’s history, both personal and national. Julia Steven’s diary of her stay in Namibia the year it gained independence from South Africa is pure poetry. The country comes alive in vivid colour and symphonic sound. Funny, insightful, and heart-stopping – for instance when she ventured into Angola while the war was still on...
War Letters: Eleanor, My Darling--a Memoir of WWII
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,380. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by Marsha Bauer. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
From the perspective of "an officer and a gentleman"--a memoir of World War II told through letters sent from an Army Infantry captain to his lovely Red Cross wife back home. It is a story of love amidst a heroic war; a love begun in the Army camps of the southern US, and then continued from afar from the jungles of the South Pacific--New Guinea, Dutch East Indies, and the Philippines.
Book a Week with Jen: 1 Year, 52 Books and a Year of Starting a New Chapter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 2007, freelance journalist Jen A. Miller got dumped, lost her grandfather, wrote a book and bought a house - all in a four month span. She couldn't run, she couldn't write, and spent most of her time lying on her office floor. To break herself out of her depression, she decided to read 52 books in 52 weeks, and write about them all - and that series is now Book a Week with Jen.
Rum, Bum & Whacky
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Not so much about ships, more about the eccentrics and oddballs that used to grace the British Merchant Navy. Twenty five years of roaming around the oceans of the world have given the author an insight into the qualities needed to deal with natures most demanding mistress without getting too wet.
I wasted the first half of my life: 14 years as an IT monkey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
Making a decision for a career at the age of 18 is a mistake. Watch what happens when you live the life of an IT monkey and get to see what people are really like behind the keyboard. Everything within is true, all are events that happened to me at one point or another over 14 miserable years working in this field. The bottom line is, after 14 years doing it,I have never met a single normal person
Sendebudet - Historien om profeten Muhammad og islam.
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 124,920. Language: Danish. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sunni
Denne prisbelønnede bog er den første udførlige biografi på dansk over profeten Muhammeds liv. Bogen belyser islams begyndelse, Koranens åbenbaring og det første islamiske samfund, ud fra tidlige klassiske kilder. /Award winning Danish biography of the Prophet Muhammad depicting the life of Muhammad and the first Muslim community based on the earliest sources.
Eleanor Roosevelt's Life of Soul Searching and Self Discovery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Transforming the power in Eleanor Roosevelt’s story to your story starts now. Whatever the scale of your rendezvous with destiny, the fact remains it is up to you to live it. The audacity of Eleanor Roosevelt to live out her own destiny challenges us to do the same. After all, it’s not about Eleanor. Her story is history. It’s about us.
The Project Diaries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Project Diaries is a story of a family's journey in Los Angeles through the eyes of a young boy. Take a ride as violence, death, abuse and drugs were his world. Feel all the joys and pains as the visions haunted a family just hoping to live the American dream.
Delightful Asian Infatuation - Travel, and Romance, in Tropical Paradise
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Price: $4.16 USD. Words: 36,620. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
For decades, Hans Meier traveled between Thailand and Vietnam, Cambodia and the Philippines. Several times, Hans fell in love with respectable ladies of the area. Until he married one of them. Hans tells of his Asian encounters, written from real life. There’s no profanity, the author meets respectable people only. A warm-hearted, funny, entertaining book with amazing cultural insight.
The Girl Nobody Wants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You only get one chance to live your life as a child but Lily was never given that chance; her childhood was taken from her before it ever begun. From the age of four, when she was first sexually abused, her life changed forever and when she walked through the Catholic Church run institution's doors in Ireland, her life continued along the same path that has destroyed her soul. This is Child abuse
Chasing Rainbows:with Just Us Two
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Series: Just Us Two Travel, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In Chasing Rainbows (the sequel to award-winning Just Us Two and the real ending to Rosie’s Gold Wing story) this intrepid couple, now no longer able to ride, finally say ‘good-bye’ to their Gold Wing motorbiking days but only after more adventures; this time not on a Honda Gold Wing; and this time not quite Just Us Two . . . as Rosie has a love-hate relationship with a SatNav . . .
Mother, Where Are You?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Loretta L. Collins, now presents her most poignant, heartbreaking work in her latest new book. Is a story of her mother, Grace, and her battle with Alzheimer Disease. The reader will come away with a heart rending, emotional understanding of this condition and its affect on their loved ones.
Tales of Phan Rang
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Series: Tales of Viet Nam, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,530. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An account of the author's one year tour of duty flying C-123 cargo aircraft in Viet Nam. Provides descriptions of life in country and the missions that were flown. Presented not as a political view but rather simply as an account of that year and what it was like to be there.