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The Greening of Gavin - My First Year of Living Sustainably by Gavin Webber
Price: Free! Words: 14,950. Language: Australian English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As he walked out of the cinema, Gavin knew that his life would change forever. It was the impact of a documentary that kicked him into action, whereby he decided to lower his family's impact on the planet, in the attempt to live a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the story of his first year of 'The Greening of Gavin'.
Tu éxito está a tu alcance by Sylvia M. Montero
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,700. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Mentoring & coaching, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
In Make It Your Business, Sylvia Montero tells the story of her journey from the plantation shack in Puerto Rico and the Projects of the Lower East Side to a Human Resources career at Pfizer Inc which she capped by becoming the highest ranking Latina in the history of the company, as head of global Human Resources. Sylvia narrates her linear story highlighting the situations that most challenged
A Life in the City by Henry Argasinski
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Eaton Centre was Life in the City and the Mall Walkers were the law, but behind the glamorous fashion and bright lights was another world the public would never see: murder, gang brawls, sexual assault and the torching of several city blocks. These were the secrets which would eventually bring the Mall Walkers down. A Life in the City is a true story in the loss of innocence of a young man.
Reawakened Trayvon Martin His Shocking Secret Death Confession Kept from the George Zimmerman Defense by John Swifterson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Investigative journalist John Swifterson reviewed thousands of confidential files and clandestine interviews, uncovering the Re-Awakened story ~ hailed as the controversial, shocking secret death confession of Trayvon Martin. As chronicled by Swifterson's step-by-step review, this vital information has been withheld from the legal defense team of the accused murder suspect in Trayvon Martin's deat
Gone To Bed by Charles Bryce
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
A British migrant family, determined to prosper, created a newspaper to dazzle the forested suburbs east of Perth, Western Australia. Over 21 years it battled media giants to pioneer the state's suburban press. This memoir relates the odd events and zany characters met along the way, starting without capital in a derelect haunted hotel. It shows how any community is a trove of wonder.
Spiders & Demons by J Joseph Michaels
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(1.00 from 1 review)
I've been here before, done this a few times already but this time it's different...This time it's is for real, this time I will win...Withdrawal all over again... Been there, done that, but have I? Do I have what it takes to slay the demon or will I cower in fear and hide? Will I have what it takes to stand up and fight or fall victim to my demon's uncanny strength?
A Father's Angels by John Waldron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Parenting
John Waldron had not intended to hire an undocumented worker, or several for that matter, but he needed help with caring for his two young sons. In A Father's Angels, his affecting and redeeming tribute to four Hispanic women and their families, these illegal angels helped redirect the lives of a new father and his children and provided invaluable life lessons on the true meaning of family.
Seven Sacred Directions: A Native American Message of Transformation by SingingMan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Henschel Haus Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book tells the story of Singing Man, using the Seven Sacred Directions (east, south, west, north, Earth, Self, Creator) of Native American tradition, to describe his path from self-abuse to survival and thriving. It includes exercises to bring home these principles and incorporate these practices into one's daily life.
An Ugly Secret by D.A. Ayers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The candid story of D.A. Ayer's struggle with Body Dysmorphic Disorder, also known as BDD.
Eagles In The Flesh by Erik B. Kaye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Based on a true story about men who experience the adventure of a life time. Men who become birds at will, and soar with wings over Mountains and Jungles, who dance among Mother Natures up drafts. Feel what it is like to fly free as a bird flying over exotic lands and strange cultures while soaring like Eagles and Partying like Vultures. Soar in the days sun and party wild in the stars.
Upwards Asphyxiation by Nancy Reese
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As an adopted kid, I never fit in growing up. Being gay didn't make things much easier. Eventually I turned to drugs to numb my fears and hurt, which only made matters worse. Being stuck in addiction feels like hopelessy drowning; you can't catch your breath, and when there you have moments of clarity, all you want is to escape. This is my story on how I escaped.
Bleachers In the Bedroom: the Swampoodle Irish and Connie Mack by John Rooney
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Like Woody Allen’s Radio Days and Jean Shepherd’s Christmas Story, the author takes us on a nostalgic and humorous trip back to his childhood home. His is in a Philadelphia neighborhood, across the street from Shibe Park, where Connie Mack’s A’s are challenging the Yankee dynasty of Ruth and Gehrig.
Inside Those Walls by George Feusi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When my mother's body was found dumped on the side of a river road, I was just a year old. As difficult as that was to deal with, the child abuse we would endure made things that much worse. But when my sister brutally murdered her 15 year old daughter in 2009, I realized just how much worse our upbringing was for her. Come read what happened inside our walls.
Forty Short Stories to Read on a Plane by David Fetherston
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This collection of forty obscure tales automotive, travel and food tales came from life experiences a bunch of fellow travelers and my own travels. This first-edition covers themes including automotive, food, clothing and the grand world of travel. I hope these will make you smile, or even better laugh recalling incidents from your own life or family times. Look for Volume II coming soon!
Gift of the Dreamtime - Awakening to the Divinity of Trauma by S. Kelley Harrell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 43,740. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(5.00 from 3 reviews)
With a foreward by shaman Christina Pratt, in the second edition of this fantastical memoir, Harrell chronicles a modern shamanic journey from pain, to healing and accepting a calling to work as a soul healer of others. Groundbreaking at the time of its first publication in 2004, still no other modern shamanic work shares an experience of soul healing told from within the shamanic narrative.
A Call From France by Catherine Broughton
Price: $6.28 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Every parent believes their child will grow up to be somebody really special, somebody to be proud of ... so how do you cope when it starts to all go horribly wrong ? This true story of a British family living in France is told with enormous wit, and though it will sometimes have you laughing it will also have you in tears. A story that will stay on your mind long after you've finished reading.