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Falling in Love with Myself
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,350. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 19, 2016 by Robin Beck. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This is a story of the difficulties which an Italian prisoner of war and later immigrant family to South Africa had to endure, and the toll it took on the family, and on the author as the daughter of the family in particular. It is especially the story of her battle to overcome the trauma of her childhood and youth, and the Sicilian family culture of that time.
Long Road to America
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The book, exploring the good, the bad and the nostalgic sides of life and living in America, is written by Mr. Sly Edaghese, an author of high repute.
PTA - Tales of a Physical Therapist Assistant
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,360. Language: American English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
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What do My Cousin Vinny, The Goat Man and voodoo ceremonies in the deep south have in common? They represent only a few of the interesting people and adventures had by Wade Ballance in his Physical Therapy career. This book tells the transformative story of how a YMCA gym rat went on to become one of the highest paid in his career. Engaging and an easy read!
The Ten Best Bond Movies...Ever! # 10 - Thunderball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Ten Best Bond Movies...Ever? It doesn’t get much more subjective than this. Or much more fun! Come and join international bestselling author Mark Williams on a personal James Bond odyssey as he explores the phenomenon that is James Bond, starting with the Bond film that made # 10 on the list: Thunderball. “Would blackmailing a woman for sex pass muster in the Daniel Craig era?”
No Direction Home (The Drifter Chronicles: Volume One)
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 108,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
We begin on the first day of sixth grade in the upper-class community of Roslyn. I was the biggest loser in school and struggled to stay afloat. Then one day everything changed. It was in the eighth grade when I went from being the biggest embarrassment on Long Island to the most popular kid in school. But by that time it was already too late. So began a dark trail of revenge.
Nikola Tesla: Father of the Electric Age – A Short Biography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
The biography of Nikola Tesla explores the life of a brilliant man whose inventions changed the world. Tesla is credited with the development of the electrical power distribution system, early radio, and hundreds of other inventions.
Jan-Michael Vincent: Edge of Greatness
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Featuring interviews with Vincent’s childhood classmates and friends, as well as his former Hollywood colleagues, including Donald P. Bellisario, Alex Cord, and Robert Englund, Jan-Michael Vincent: Edge of Greatness reveals an eternal man-child, whose career and life symbolize the tragedy of unfulfilled potential.
Fern Park Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author and his wife (Agents 33 and 32) take a weekend trip in September 2016 to the Orlando metro (Florida, USA). After a Sunday lunch in Altamonte Springs with Agent 37, they wind up at the bus stop in Fern Park. There they observe an interesting trio of characters. The oldest one steals the show. Approximately 1500 words. No sex. No violence. No foul language. No active drug usage.
It Happened on Purpose: Value Yourself without Being Full of Yourself
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Paul’s ADD fuelled a rush in and ask questions later attitude that took years to understand and harness. Two business failures, a firing from a public executive position and two marriages later, Paul still carries an optimism about life that is infectious. This book is an extraordinary story of resilience and passion for life.
Frida in Abstract: An Artist's Interpretation of an Artist
Series: The Artist Series. Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
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Explore Frida Kahlo through the fantasy artwork of Lisa E. Jobe. Using various mediums, Jobe creates a digital decoupage to experience the artist like never before. Containing quotes from Kahlo herself, this picture book is a sure bet for any Kahlo admirer.
The Unspoken Language: An Animal Trainer's Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,890. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Have you been within arms' reach of a lion? Face-to-face with a condor? Have you ever wondered what it would be like? Take a look inside the life of an animal trainer.
Square Peg in a Round Hole
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 1956, at eight-years of age, I left a small town in Ohio for the capital of Great Britain. My mother was taking me and my two brothers back to her hometown—the city of London. What I didn't know was that my mother had no intention of ever returning to America...
Wentworth Miller - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Wentworth Miller rose to stardom? Prior to reaching A-list status, Wentworth Miller struggled for years to make ends meet in Hollywood. His rugged good looks may entice one to think that he was born and raised for the film industry. In realty, Miller was born into a world far removed from the glitz and glamour of Tinsel Town.
Milla Jovovich - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Milla Jovovich rose to stardom? Milla Bogdanova Jovovich was was born on December 17th, 1975 in Kiev, Ukraine. In one of the Soviet Union’s most important military bases and fastest growing cities, Milla was born into a culture that was quickly being absorbed by Russia. Post
Michelle Rodriguez - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Michelle Rodriguez rose to stardom? A boxer, a racer, and a super-natural being. A fiery Latina with an unconventional personality and multiple run-ins with the law. These are just a few words that describe the famous actress Michelle Rodriguez. Born in 1978, by a Dominican mother and a Puerto Rican father, she faced identity issues early on.
Michael Fassbender - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Michael Fassbender rose to stardom? Like an every life his story started with his birth. Michael was born in Heidelberg, Germany, on April 2, 1977. There he spent first two years of his life, and after his family moved to Ireland. His parents are Josef Fassbender, German, and Adele Fassbender, Irish.
Jonah Hill - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Jonah Hill rose to stardom? Jonah Hill Feldstein was born on December 20th, 1983 in Los Angeles, California in the midst of a great decade for Hollywood. Steven Spielberg was churning out iconic movies like E.T. and the Indiana Jones series. At the same time, great comedies like Caddyshack, The Blues Brothers, and Airplane, were taking theaters by storm.
Javier Bardem - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Javier Bardem rose to stardom? The actor known as Javier Bardem was born Javier Angel Encinas Bardem on March 1st, 1969 Las Palmas de Gran Canarias, the capital city of Gran Canaria, part of the Canary Islands of Spain. The islands are reported to have the very best climate in the world, no doubt making it many peoples’ definition of paradise.
Jai Courtney - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Jai Courtney rose to stardom? Jai Courtney was born on March, 15, in 1986. His way started in North-West of Australia in Sydney, New South Wales. He is a son of Chris, a power company employee, and Karen, a school teacher at Galston Public School. By coincidence, the future actor and his older sister were studying in the school, where their mother had been working.
Emily Blunt - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Ever wondered how Emily Blunt rose to stardom? Born in London, England on February 23rd, 1983, Emily Blunt was second of Oliver and Joanna Blunt’s four children. A barrister in the Queen’s Court and a former actress respectively, Emily’s family was used to prestige long before her stardom.