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The Woman Who Came Home - Walking back into my life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Penny de Villiers is a self-published author of the self-help personal branding business book HOW TO MARKET THE REAL YOU USING SOCIAL MEDIA.Her writing voice is easy to read, unique and brutally honest. She is a distinguished toastmaster, public speaker and a coach using the ACT form of psychotherapy.
Великие русские композиторы. Начало пути
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: Russian. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
В книге представлены рассказы о детстве и юношестве Сергея Рахманинова, Александра Глазунова, Петра Булахова – русских композиторов, чье творчество известно всему миру. Кроме биографических данных книга даст представление об атмосфере и эпохе, в которой жили и росли герои. Повествование снабжено иллюстрациями.
Die To Live: To the Edge of Heaven and Back
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Three life-threatening illnesses. Three glimpses of Heaven. Three times she had to come back. Based on the true story of Virginia Isbell’s journeys to the edge of eternity, DIE TO LIVE explores the controversial world of out-of-body experiences. Following her early years and the people that influenced Virginia, this is a fascinating memoir of coming to terms with life…and death.
An Unexpected Development
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,250. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in the second World War in London to UK working class parents without a book in the house, Derrick was not expected to do or be anything except a blue-collar worker.
The Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of a year in the life of a Surrey wood which has seen Romans, Normans and a German bomber. It is now rich in animal life, plants and dog walkers.
Marriage is More Than Just a Wedding Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 308,870. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Marriage Is More than Just a Wedding Band Leads on from that traumatic evening and we get to discover what happens to Ben after his kidnapping... Will he get away in time for the wedding?
To Tell You The Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bob King was born in 1923. He and his siblings emerged into a poverty-stricken family in which love for them was noticeably absent. They did not themselves feel deprived, being too young to realize that the state in which they lived was not the universal pattern.
Joe Bonanno's Sons Convicted of Extortion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Bonanno and his bodyguard, Peter Notari, were tried for extorting a Diners' Club card from a Queens County realtor named Donald Torrillo. Bonanno was charged with using the credit card to buy meals for himself and friends, charge motel stays, etc. My e-book looks at the Bonannos as a crime family in transition, trying desperately to hold on to control of multiple illegal businesses.
Short Stories from the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Some years ago I was privileged to be a member of a writers' group. We met each month at the library. A story we had written was to be read to the group at that time. This book is a compilation of those stories.
Fahjem - Clear Blue Sky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is the story of one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in this world: Nongnooch Tropical Garden Pattaya / Thailand. And the story of Fahjem, a three-legged elephant baby. Pictures of her went around the world. BBC, New York Times, Euronews, China Daily, Mirror, The Guardian, Independent, The Sun, Global News, The New York Post and many others reported on Fahjem and her unusual therapy.
Professionalism
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book begins an important conversation regarding the roles and responsibilities of professionals to their communities, particularly to their future generations. Before they can appreciate these roles and responsibilities, they must understand what genuine professionalism actually entails and must endeavour to be consummate professionals in the various fields where they are deployed.
Maximize Your Impact
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book argues that all people are born with an innate capacity to perform extraordinarily in at least one area of life. This inborn capability is a divine endowment for which each individual is accountable to the Giver. Failure to excel in whatever one does, is an indictment to one’s Maker and an irrecoverable waste of rare resources. Readers are exhorted to discover, develop, deploy and maximi
Elon Musk
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 150,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk shares the story of his life and dreams. One of the world's most successful and daring entrepreneurs, who is not only trying to redefine transportation on earth and in space, but is also on the forefront of moving humanity towards a sustainable future. Learn about the history of Tesla, SpaceX, SolarCity, PayPal, OpenAI and more...
Memoir of a Cheeky Chap
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a social history about the varied life of John Pells
Prevail: Celebrate the Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
After being diagnosed with a rare, usually fatal cancer, Alder Allensworth made a miraculous recovery and took on a sailing journey most would only dream of. Having lost one eye to cancer, Alder dedicated herself to this 1,200-mile trip to raise money and awareness for sailors with disabilities. Alder faced all the unimaginable struggles this trip brought head-on.
Fighting Against Failure: Memories and Thoughts of a Black Autistic Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A black autistic woman discusses her thoughts and memories in this heartfelt read.
Sketches of a Black Cat: Story of a night flying WWII pilot and artist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Full Color. This coming-of-age story follows the exploits of a WWII Navy seaplane pilot who flew in planes painted entirely black becoming one of the first to fly night missions. From boxes of journals, photos, and artwork we find a true story filled with colorful descriptions of exotic locations, sea rescues, and the humor that was intrinsic to a Navy squadron’s daily life in the South Pacific.
Donald Trump's Book of Lies
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
A collection of provably false public statements made by U. S. President Donald J. Trump from the time he took office in 2017 up until the present.
Samuel Valente Troy, New York Drug Dealer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In 1947 Samuel Valente was an ex-con who was about to be deported to Italy. Valente's son Rocco testified that Rensselaer County Judge Hamm had asked that his father's deportation be curtailed. Justice Hamm traveled to Washington to deny signing a document attributed to him. Calling it a forgery he also denied that a Troy Police Chief and Chief of Detectives had written letters of recommendation.
The Complete X-Ray Rider: Mileposts on the Road to Childhood's End
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
It’s the dawn of the 1970s and everything is changing. The war in Vietnam is winding down. So is the Apollo Space Program. The tiny northwestern city of Spokane is about to host a World’s Fair. But the Watergate Hearings and the re-entry of Skylab and the eruption of Mount Saint Helens are coming…as are killer bees and Ronald Reagan.