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Ultramarine and Yellow Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
A short, humorous essay describing the author's acceptance as an art student in post-war Austria to a foreign exchange program in the United States.
Mr. Olcott's Skies: An Old Book and a Youthful Obsession
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,430. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
The story of how an old book and a small telescope shaped a passion for stargazing, and how that passion was lost and then rediscovered over the course of a lifetime.
Barfußkinder: Eine Kindheit in der Zwischenkriegszeit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: German. Published: April 6, 2012 by Edition Tirol. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Berta Margreiter zählt zu den bekanntesten Mundartdichterinnen Tirols. In diesem Buch beschreibt sie die Zeit ihrer Kindheit und Jugendzeit während der Zwischenkriegsjahre in der Wildschönau.
Visions of My Father: Ode to Killer Joe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,900. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
His hand gripped my bicycle seat as he ran alongside me that warm summer day. Even though he was young and strong, he was breathing heavily, keeping me upright while we made our way down the street. “Don’t let go me go, Daddy,” I said as I steadied myself. “I won’t let go of you; not until you can do it on your own.” I want to share my Dad, Joe Romano, with you and what a wonderful father he was!
John Wayne: The Westerns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Few film actors had the lasting popularity of John Wayne, especially when he appeared in westerns. In this comprehensive essay, Rambo-creator David Morrell analyzes Wayne’s career in westerns and explores his fascinating, complex personality, including his Latin studies in high school and his skills as a chess player. Even Wayne’s most knowledgeable fans will be surprised by this insightful essay.
Anne of the Borders - The Story of Anne Hepple, Author, 1877-1959 - by Mary Rawnsley & Wendy Bell Scott
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Written to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Anne Hepple, novelist, who lived most of her life in Northumberland and Berwickshire. Her books, which often feature thinly-disguised local places have been read and enjoyed worldwide. Print Version Published 2009.
All about Dhirubhai Ambani-A Rags to Riches Story
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 208. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Life history of Dhirubhai Ambani is like a very remote dream materializing at a very rapid pace. Who could have thought that the son of a poor school teacher from a small village of Gujarat would come to be the richest man in India and among the fifty richest people in the world?
forget the Kardashians - You won't BELIEVE what just happenned to me ! Chapter 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The extraordinary life of ordinary me . . . People call me the real life bold and the beautiful. Some even say that I am so jinxed that I should have my own TV show or camera crew following me around because you just don’t know what’s going to happen to me next. It’s like my life’s script was written by the heavenly soap opera team who are determined to keep things hot and explosive.
The Marilyn Monroe Story. (60 Year Anniversary Edition)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Campfire Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The original 1954 book! This is the Official digital release of the rare and very collectable first book entirely devoted to Marilyn Monroe. This edition includes all of the original text and photos.  This is the first time this book has been available since 1954.   The book was originally written by talk show legend Joe Franklin.
The smoke of the fatherland
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 48,920. Language: Russian. Published: April 5, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Прошло три года, как я прочла это повествование. Мне было интересно читать. Может быть потому, что это и о моей матери, и о моей бабушке, и о деде, которого я представляю только из разговоров между дядей и матерью.
Alice and Victoria
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The escapades of a confirmed bachelor.
Remembrance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,620. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A portrait of the artist as a young man. Glory days in a young girl's eye. A collection of short stories
Adventure With a Glass Eye
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 46,830. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Young Graham Laycock is cheerful, confident, precocious and assertive. Tragedy strikes when he is nine years old, and for two years he is without hope.
Trolling - Bacon Strips
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
This book revolves around survival in the outdoors.
From Snow to Sand
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,130. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Valentin Lycho’s "From Snow to Sand" is an autobiography written simply and honestly, and provides a unique insight into the life of a civilian family at the Eastern Front of World War II. Surviving the devastation and terrifying horrors of war, they later found themselves as immigrants on the other side of the world where they faced the difficulties of beginning a new life in a new country.
Through the Storms of Life!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Knocked down is permitted, Knocked out is not! This is my real life story and teaching. It is my biography and a testimony of my ailment involving muscle and nerve failure in my legs that lasted 7 years. I hope this book becomes encouragement and inspiration to those who go through real storms in life.
Letters from an Expatriate in Europe
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2012 by A. Datta. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tagore wrote these letters nearly three decades before becoming the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. They give an in-depth view of Victorian England through the eyes of an Indian and a Bengali. The author drew flak from his own critics for his dissections of the Anglo-Bengali and English psyches. His words are as relevant and enjoyable now as they were then …
Occasionally flash - a good photo
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 670. Language: Russian. Published: April 1, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
I think and feel that each camera is unique, and it could have its soul. But the soul of the photographer controls the camera. Each camera even of the the same brand has its own characteristics. Perhaps if you fell in love with your camera and photography, you will start getting fresh and high quality images. Therefore, after completing the courses or learning which buttons to push by yourself -
Life in the Old Neighborhood...And Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Chester Parks was born into a Polish immigrant family in one of the poorest neighborhoods on the northwest side of Chicago, IL during the Great Depression. He and his brother were raised by their mother. Hard work, determination, and the love of a good wife and children were the ingredients for Chester's happy life.
Transcending Illusion: Theadora’s Journey Through Time
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The journey in search of truth, God-realization and ascension has been a long and winding road. In Transcending Illusion,” author, Thea Ivie shares her inspiring spiritual biography with such rich detail and lively storytelling that she has created an inspiring page-turner - a pure pleasure to read.