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What I know about autism. 1. It's hard. 2. There's hope: A story of fear and faith, meltdowns and mayhem, tea and tears. But mostly love. by Cecily Anne Paterson
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: Australian English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
The story of a mom and a kid and their quest to not just survive, but to thrive in the face of an autism diagnosis. With faith in God, an insatiable desire to find the right therapy and with real honesty, Cecily Paterson helps parents of children with ASD feel like they are not alone. This book offers not only emotional support, but also practical information and resources.
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three by Thom Carnell
Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three. The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.
One Direction SongTrivia! What's Your Music IQ? "What Makes You Beautiful", "More Than This", "Live While You're Young" & More - Interactive Trivia Quiz Game by SongTrivia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Fake or Real Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
What's your One Direction Music IQ? - Which song broke the VEVO record held by “Boyfriend” for most video views in first 24 hours of release? (Question #1) - Which song’s music video was premiered on 19th August 2011? (Question #2) -Which song from “Take Me Home” starts with 1D boy still in bed? (Question #3) CHECK YOUR ANSWERS IN THE SAMPLE!
Any Fool Can Let Out String by William Gardner
Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
ANY FOOL CAN LET OUT STRING is a short story, a memoir as it were, of a time in the author’s life when the importance of family trumped the pursuit of the daily grind. Readers will find the piece humorous and engendering a maybe-I-should-try-to-do-something-like-that reaction. This work is by the same older gentleman whose “way with words” was revealed in his other works.
This Is What We Are by Jack Fenwick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: British English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This Is What We Are catapults you into experiencing the unaskable — What happens to you if your club dies? — while including broader reflections on rugby and football around Europe and even the States. It’s compulsive reading for fans. And if you’re close to one of those splendid lunatics who seem to live only for their team, this book will give you a unique insight into what makes them tick.
Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat Part One - Persian Gulf by N Sreenivasan
Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,080. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
An autobiography capturing the early years of the author's experience-rich career in the Indian Foreign Service. Part One is a vivid narrative based in the British political residencies and agencies of the Persian Gulf of the 1940s.
That That Was, Was by Beverly Lerner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the life changing words, “My father died last night,” to the musings of a retired grandmother, That That Was, Was, will make you laugh, make you cry, make you remember. This collection of personal stories about life, love, and death motivates aspiring authors to write their own memoirs as a lasting legacy for future generations.
Abe by Bob Cornell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This book covers the intricate details of the Abraham Lincoln assassination and who we feel was responsible for his death. ( a hint: it was not Booth as he simply pulled the trigger) It also covers interesting facts that you might not have known and a smidgen of history about the Civil War.
Pound for Pound: The Modern Gladiators of Mixed Martial Arts by Brian D'Souza
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 97,040. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Pound for Pound traces the five greatest fighters of all time—Georges St-Pierre, BJ Penn, Anderson Silva, Maurício Rua and Fedor Emelianenko—through their humble origins, baptism by blood and fire, and rise to the pinnacle of MMA, where the sword of Damocles constantly threatens.
Blessed by Burt Boyar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
An amazing life. As a New Yorker brought up in the world of Broadway theater, the author, Burt Boyar, became a child radio actor in the late 1930’s, early 40’s. Then he became a caviar taster, a polo player, a widely syndicated Broadway columnist, close friend and biographer to Sammy Davis, Jr. with the worldwide Best Selling book, Yes I Can.
Mumba, le gorille indomptable: Biographie d’un gorille esclave mort en captivité dans un jardin zoologique au Canada by Vivian NGUEPI DONGMO
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: French. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
En 1961 des chasseurs traditionnels Bantou et des peuples autochtones Baka déciment au cours d’une partie de chasse un groupe social de gorilles dans la forêt du sud-est Cameroun. Un bébé-gorille rescapé est ensuite capturé puis vendu à des marchands d’animaux exotiques. Le bébé-gorille se retrouvera ensuite au zoo de Granby au Canada où il subira des expériences nouvelles d’éducation.
Bitter Oranges and Sweet Blossom by Joyce Yull
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 33,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 by Artemis Publishers Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
When the opportunity arises to leave damp and dreary 1980s England, they would be foolish not to take it. So they do. Loaded up, complete with the family cat, the Yull family head off on an adventure to the South of France.
The Tao Of Will: Verses (1990-2000) by Will Keenan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Will Keenan is a star of indie movies incl. the 1st fully-digital feature film (Love God ’96), the last filmed b&w wide-screen musical (Johnny X ‘13) & the infamous cinematic alternative to a Shakespearean classic (Tromeo&Juliet ‘95). As a spiritual rapper/performance artist during the years 1990-2000, he wrote & performed Verses before relocating to a spiritual hermitage in Hollywood until 2009.
The Cripple by David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is a very short true story about a guy who was crippled for life, but that didn't stop him from earning a pilot's license and becoming a great success.
When Cancer is God's Call by Nathan V. Logan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 188,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The book is about a charming mother and an affectionate spouse who battled and fought Breast Cancer for almost seven years. In the end her struggles came to nothing as the demon of the disease overpowered her. Read about her passion to live at the best of times and the pain that gripped her at the worst of times. The book has everything for the ardent reader.
Memoirs of a Fighting Dog by Keisha Keenleyside
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Literature » Educational
See the world of dog fighting through the dogs point of view as he shows you exactly what his life is about and what happens when fighters fail in the pit.
Yes I Can: the story of Sammy Davis Jr by Burt Boyar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 239,790. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography(5.00 from 1 review)
In Yes I Can, his 1965 worldwide Number One Best Selling autobiography, Sammy Davis recounts the extraordinary obstacles he overcame to become the undisputed world’s greatest entertainer. A half century after it became an immediate bestseller, Yes I can is still an intensely absorbing book, full of the vitality and aggressive greatness of Sammy Davis, Jr.
King Without a Kingdom by John Hulbert
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
John Hulbert’s trek through the material world and the New Age, looking for answers surrounding the meaning of life, are vividly explored in this one man’s journey. The great stories of our civilization, from Homer’s “Odyssey” to “The Wizard of Oz” are epics of the heroic journey; returning home after an arduous and dangerous trip into foreign and unknown lands facing insurmountable obstacles.