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Tattle Tale Talk #2
By Francis Edwards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Francis Edwards again writes another turn pager. He writes in his second book about his beginning life in Delaware that goes wrong. How could all this happen to one family. Is there an unexplanable undercurrent in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware? The author lets his readers enter a contest to win his family home in Lakeland, Florida.
Hedda and Bill: The Story of a Mother and her Son
By Jim Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Short biography of gossip columnist Hedda Hopper and her son, actor William Hopper. In the path to success, each had a different obstacle to overcome: hers was balancing the demands of motherhood and a career; his, the influence of an over-domineering mother. The author chronicles the ups and downs of their often-strained relationship.
With All My Might
By Gabriella N.A. van Rij
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My story is unique, the emotions are not. They will resonate with many...
Still With Me
By Chris Collier
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,340. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Writer and consultant Andrea Collier describes with loving frankness her mother’s last year.
From Holocaust to Innovation
By David Klayman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.00 from 1 review)
Biography of Holocaust survivor who lost all his family. He recovered and became a productive industrialist. The story starts at childhood in Poland. The horrible world-war II events terminated at Auschwitz concentration camp. The escape from the camp shortly before the end of the war. Building a new life and family in Israel as a new immigrant. Establishing a factory with innovative products.
Sterling Place; a haunted house
By William Jervis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,590. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
a true story of a huanted house set in brooklyn new york where the author grew up and set out on a spiritual journey that brought him full circle with the death of his brother and how that house twenty years after leaving it, still had it's hooks in his family.
Ghost Trails: Journeys Through a Lifetime
By Jill Homer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
"Ghost Trails" is the true story of an ordinary person - timid, nonathletic, raised in the suburbs of Salt Lake City - and her unlikely route to one of the most difficult bicycle races in the world, a 350-mile epic along Alaska's frozen Iditarod trail. Through her struggles and intimate confrontations with her fears and weaknesses, she discovers the surprising destination of her life's trails.
Alexandra
By Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
How one father deals with the loss of a child and what he learns from it. From the author of A Grandfather's Legacy, The Art Teacher, and Christmas Patrol.
Not Like My Mother - Becoming a sane parent after growing up in a CRAZY family.
By Irene Tomkinson
Price: Free! Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
“This is a “how to” manual that reads like a smart funny novel. Get ready for a wisdom ride.” - Nancy Slonim Aronie – Author of WRITING FROM THE HEART/ NPR commentator Have you ever said I am not going to do to my kids what my parents did to me? Being the parent you always wanted is not necessarily the parent your kids need. Become the parent your kids need and heal your history.
Control Switch On - A True Story of the World's Most Powerful Man
By Ira Teller Esq., Pharm.D.
Price: Free! Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Hitch the ride of your life with Ira Teller as he journeys into the mysterious realms of science, invents—the most advanced technology in existence and teams up with Ryan Moran—the singularly most powerful man in the world. Witness the rise of Ryan Moran’s global control over existing nations. Experience his might and power to achieve lasting world peace in this free and true online book!
Vechten tegen het onbekende - deel 3 - Verstoten
By Hans Smedema
Series: Vechten tegen het onbekende. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: Dutch. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Deel 3 - Verstoten. Lees eerst deel 1 & 2 voor een goed begrip van dit gruwelijke 'misdrijf van de eeuw!' De Dutch Queengate. Hans krijgt overal waar hij om hulp vraagt een weigering om te helpen. Hij wordt dus verstoten in Nederland en maakt zich klaar om naar Spanje te vluchten. Huiveringwekkend is de opstelling van de familie, advocatuur en justitie.
A Checkered Past
By William Van Poyck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,160. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Miami native William Van Poyck- burglar, bank robber, escape artist, and novelist - pens a sweeping, vividly sketched autobiography guiding readers on an unforgettable, four-decade odyssey, from barefoot youth to reform school to death row. Projected through the lens of raw experience, this is a brutally authentic look into the hardscrabble underbelly of America's criminal justice system.
Impossible is Nothing
By Robert Pearson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Robert is a traveller, writer and survivor. If you believe in yourself and your abilities then you can achieve anything. Embrace every experience put before you, love the ones you love and live your life right. Impossible is nothing.
Wilhelm Reich: Eine Persönliche Biographie
By Ilse Ollendorff Reich
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: German. Published: May 23, 2011 by Peter Reich. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
(5.00 from 1 review)
Diese Biografie Wilhelm Reichs, geschrieben von seiner Ehefrau, erfasst die Geschichte von Freuds genialem Lehrling, der in den 1920ern die Sexuelle Revolution verkündete und die Funktion des Orgasmus beschrieb. Anfang der 50er Jahre fiel er jedoch wegen seiner Behauptungen zur Orgonenergie bei der US-Regierung in Ungnade, die daraufhin 1956 seine Bücher verbrannte.
Spirit Whispers - Autobiography of a Psychic Medium
By Charmaine Wilson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,120. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Fontaine Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Spirit Whispers is the deeply moving and inspiring autobiography of Australian psychic medium Charmaine Wilson.
The Lost Poem
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is an excerpt from the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". In the 1970s, while hitchhiking through southeastern Iran on his way to India, another traveler stole Walters' passport. Forced to return to Tehran, totally broke, he begged on the streets for weeks while trying to obtain a new one. The lost poem arose from his despair.
The Rattlesnake Shoot-out
By Holly Vance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Read about what happens when my father, who has a proclivity for nearly killing himself when working around the house, encounters two rattlesnakes in the dogs' yard.
One Man's Junk
By Damon Ortt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Two friends, in their search for financial freedom, start a "business." What they didn't know was that they didn't know anything about business. After placing an ad in the paper,the two hit the streets with a yellow banner and unshakeable optimism. This is a hilarious short story of a short-lived business, and the exploits of two men who will do anything for a buck. Sadly, this is a true story.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Sadhu
By John Walters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is an excerpt from the memoir "World Without Pain: The Story of a Search". In the 1970s, as a young writer hungering for experience, Walters journeyed from Sri Lanka through India and into the Himalayas in Nepal. Near-penniless and alone, high in the mountains, he was confronted with a life-changing choice.
Fighting the unknown - part 2 - Impossible flashbacks
By Hans Smedema
Series: Fighting the Unknown. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,920. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part 2 'Impossible flashbacks' from the book 'Fighting the Unknown'. Part 1 has to be read first, to fully understand how horrifying this 'crime of the century' is. Hans Smedema writes how he suddenly started to get flashbacks after 28 years of suppression of the traumatic rape of his own wife! And how all involved denied and covered up everything. An unbelievable case of horrifying mind control!