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Story of a Texas Marine : The Autobiography of Nick Quintanilla by Nick Quintanilla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 1 review)
Autobiography of Nick Quintanilla, now blighted by Parkinson's disease. Follow his colorful childhood in the racial hotbed of Texas, his hilarious introduction to the Marine Corps at boot camp, his upward progression traveling the world, & his newsworthy post-military career in construction project management. Please help Nick & buy this great family book, a remarkable effort given his condition.
Holes in Time by bridgesofamerica
Price: Free! Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
"A very daring expose of prison life and one man's battle with himself to find real meaning to life. I believe anyone will find this book thought-provoking and brutally true, while at the same time warm and excitingly human." -Max Jones, chaplain in the Florida Penal system
Adventurers Against Their Will: Extraordinary World War II Stories of Survival, Escape, and Connection-Unlike Any Others by Joanie Schirm
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,540. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
2013 Global Ebook Award Winner: Nonfiction Biography Sorting through her parents belongings after their deaths, Joanie Holzer Schirm discovered an extraordinary lost world. Hand-written on faded and brittle stationary, stamped by censors, were 400 letters from 78 correspondents-along with carbon copies of the letters her Czech father had sent to them during World War II. An unforgettable story!
Yoga and the dance of life by Nils Horn
Price: Free! Words: 30,200. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
1 First Great Love 2 Nils and Evelyn 3 Nils, the University Student 4 Rock and Roll 5 Exams 6 Lawyer 7 Angelika, the Vacation-Flirt 8 Liselotte with the Man-problems 9 Yogi Nils 10 Petra, the Artist 11 Sitting, Walking, and Cognitive Work 12 The Organic Woman 13 Yoga Teacher 14 The Sex Goddess 15 Master Yoga 16 The Yoga Woman 17 Dissolving the Relationship-Addiction 18 Interview of a Psychology
Marlon Brando: A Memoir by Nancy K. Peardon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,410. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"...a fascinating must-read for Brando fans." --Publishers Weekly "Nancy K. Peardon reveals the notoriously private face of Marlon Brando, sharing intimate memories and experiences with the man himself, offering vivid anecdotes from their twenty-eight year relationship, while lending a fresh, unique perspective, and one that's never been seen before, of the legendary Hollywood icon.
Discovering Baptist Beginnings - Ten Baptists You Should Know by Bruce Reed Pullen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,710. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Before Baptists divided they were aligned around one idea, baptism as believers. This book traces Baptist roots, history and sites. Read about the lives of such early Baptists as Thomas Helwys, John Bunyan, Roger Williams, John Clarke, John Myles, Andrew Fuller, and Charles Haddon Spurgeon. Go on a pilgrimage with us to the various sites and as you go, be renewed in your spiritual journey
Arabian Knights - Volume 2 by Aisha Bilal
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 2 · Arabian Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In this volume you can read about hidden tombs and lost wells, brave knights and cowardly murderers, an endangered crown prince and a man looking for his soul mate. Whether you’re interested in anthropology, theology or just plain old-fashioned adventure, you're sure to find a story you like in this fun second installment of the narrative history series "Knights of Arabia".
Bare Naked Wayne by Wayne Schmidt
Price: Free! Words: 95,030. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A tell-all self-portrait of a private man, chronicling the author's quest for truth, love, and purpose in life. Stories include: "Growing Up with Jesus," "God Sends Maggots," "Thank God for LSD," "Tom Washington Shit in My Hat," "I Burn Miss Utah at the Stake," "Saving the Great Lakes," "I Wore Abbie Hoffman's Coat," and his sordid tale of life as the sixth husband of a white witch.
Sixteen Vs, Book One, The Childhood Years by Victor Cox
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Sixteen Vs in one family? Maybe you thought you had a large family? Imagine sixteen. Read my compelling and exciting collection of life events that will make you wonder how I survived in a large family. Experience my early life trials spanning near-death, to tender and heartwarming moments growing up in the 1950/60s on a Louisiana farm.
Zwischen Sucht, Freundschaft und Liebe by Antonia Amitie
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: German. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Viele Jugendliche in Deutschland haben mittlerweile Erfahrung mit Drogen. Die 16-jährige Antonia ist kein Einzelfall. Es wird unter Jugendlichen viel zu sehr verharmlost. Man ist jung und will seinen Spaß haben, aber wie viele von den Betroffenen denken an die Zukunft!? Hätte Antonia gewusst, dass sich durch die Drogen ihr ganzes Leben verändert, hätte sie es doch nie ausprobiert…
Skapegoat - The FHTM Blame Game Story by Joseph Isaacs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,350. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
This compelling, true and personal, story is about a successful semi-retired 30+ year entrepreneur that turned whistle-blower after getting involved with an illegal Ponzi style MLM called FHTM in 2009. Top FHTM leaders and its founder Paul Orberson tried to destroy his life. This story will keep you mesmerized by the deceit, sexual harassment, lies, judicial manipulation and drama that unfolds.
In the Shadow - Vol 2, The FraKctured Zone Diaries (2006 - 2012) by Andrew Keeling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
How do composers compose? And why? Andrew Keeling's diaries at The FraKctured Zone offer insight into the secret mechanics that power the creative process by disclosing the intellectual concerns, emotional impulses and habitual actions that constitute the daily grind of a composer-musician in the 21st Century and reveal how the harmonies, counterpoint and rhythms of life fuel the creative act.
Operation Pied Piper by Mary Helen Gill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A Historical Event. This is a True Story of a group of World War 2 Evacuees from Glasgow Scotland.Events are true and related to my own personal experience as an eight year old Evacuee-About what transpired on the 1st September 1939-The place where my brother and I were transported to, and what followed. It relates also - the the events that occurred, during the war after I was brought home again.
Identity?: A Black Girl's Hair Memoir by Chanell J. Wilson
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
In this funny and 'real hair talk' memoir, Chanell J. Wilson revisits her black hair journey; in hopes of finding peace with her image in an American European Standard Society.
Phantom Limb: A Meditation on Memory by Janet Sternburg
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Phantom Limb is a wise and courageous memoir that moves between past and present, chronicling an adult daughter’s journey through the final years of her parents’ lives. A story of discovering love through adversity as well as an inquiry into contemporary neurology and spiritual life, Phantom Limb is a moving meditation on the struggle to make peace with physical and emotional ghosts of the past.
Why My Father Ran by Heni Stein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Holocaust, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A powerful and emotional biography of holocaust survivor, Sam Shatz, as told by his daughter. Leaving his memoirs intact, she has painstakingly transcribed them from numerous sources so you can 'hear his story in his voice.' Henia shares what it was like to grow up as the daughter of a holocaust survivor.
Along the Shores of Lake Superior by Thomas Quimby
Price: Free! Words: 41,990. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A series of narratives of canoeing and rowing adventures along the shores of Lake Superior from 1906 to 1951 by Wallace L. Quimby & friends.
Australian Son: the story of Ned Kelly by Max Brown
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: Australian English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Network Creative Services. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A century and one-third after his death, Ned Kelly’s not forgotten, and it’s hard to believe that Australians will ever forget him. In his own lifetime he passed into folklore, as Max Brown makes clear, so where is he now? This is not an easy question, but wherever he is, Max Brown’s book is part of the answer.
The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker & Daniel Garrett (A True Crime Short) by R. Barri Flowers
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Pickaxe Killers by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, R. Barri Flowers, is an 8000 word true crime tale about Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who used a pickaxe to murder two people in Houston, Texas, in June 1983, the back story, and its equally compelling aftermath.