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Murder During the Chicago World's Fair: The Killing of Little Emma Werner (A Historical True Crime Short)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
From R. Barri Flowers, award-winning criminologist and bestselling author of Murder at the Pencil Factory and Murder of the Banker's Daughter comes the historical true crime short, Murder During the Chicago World's Fair: The Killing of Little Emma Werner.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
Anna Leonowens: A Life Beyond 'The King and I'
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Leonowens was famous for tutoring the children and wives of King Maha Mongkut (Rama IV) of Siam (now Thailand). Yet she disguised her lowly birth in India and pretended to be an English Governess. In her spare time, she travelled alone to Russia and wrote several books, including the fabulous bestseller, The English Governess at the Siamese Court, which astonished the world.
Reiki - One Student to Another
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017 by BadgerDesign. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Reiki - One Student to Another invites readers into the life and continued learning & development of its author Phillip Hawkins. Many of you will be familiar with Phillips work this book gives an insight into how he came to be a Teacher, mentor, and student of Reiki. Developing his own style challenging others to re-assess their own belief systems.
A World Without Smells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine living in a world where smells do not exist. How does food taste without smells and how do you avoid eating bad food? How do you keep yourself and your surroundings clean if no smells can tell you things are dirty? In this book Lars Lundqvist tells you about his anosmic life without a sense of smell, of a world where everyone around him perceives a dimension that never existed to him.
The Sun Will Always Rise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a reflection of my life and how I had to make tough decisions that make me who I am today. I am an advocate for conscious living and are in tune with my life now. As a child, you grow up with the hope and wish that your life will be perfect.
Deep Water
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A riveting memoir, Deep Water, was finally penned by Shakita in late 2015. Shakita, growing up on the Southside of Montgomery, AL, never thought that she would grow up to have a story that would touch and heal so many people, while also providing healing for herself. Grab some tissue, a blanket, a big slice of Red Velvet cake and dive into Deep Water.
Dancing on the Tundra
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,190. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In the final book in this trilogy of romantic memoirs, Emma is adjusting to ‘life in a small hub city in SW Alaska with the man she married after an online romance blossomed into love. Her husband is the superintendent of nine Eskimo village schools. As bicultural coordinator, Emma flies to remote village schools, works with local teachers & unites the villages in a huge dance celebration.
The Murder of Gangster Roger the Terrible Touhy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Roger Touhy died in a hail of shotgun blasts near his sister's home in Chicago. Only recently paroled from Stateville Prison, where he was serving a 99-year-sentence for kidnapping, the hoodlum died in the company of his bodyguard. Touhy was one of a number of Irish brothers whose family immigrated to the United States. Three of them died in shootouts before the end of the 1920s.
Divine Rapid Response
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Divine rapid Response is a fascinating memoir, Chuks Ndukwe loses everything, about to become homeless and survived. Now Ndukwe welcomes readers into the darkest hours of his life, astounding us with focus on faith during moments of pain. Written with authority, and lightheartedness, this memoir is a reminder of how faith can lead us out of the darkest corners.
Resonant Desire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Resonant Desire is a narrative of a young boy’s first encounter with electricity which did more than light up his Nigerian classroom—it shone a spotlight on his path to higher education and a career in science and technology through the love and guidance of his teachers. A captivating, inspirational memoir with an African flavor. Resonant Desire proves childhood dreams can come true.
Drama, Pesadilla y Espectáculo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,750. Language: Spanish. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Essay » Political
El 30 de agosto de 1996, 415 terroristas del Bloque Sur de las Farc atacaron por sorpresa y arrasaron la base militar de Las Delicias, ubicada a orillas del Río Caquetá. Después de 17 horas de fieros combates, 28 militares perdieron la vida, 60 fueron secuestrados y 15 quedaron heridos de gravedad. Lea aquí el relato de los sobrevivientes y de algunos de los terroristas atacantes.
Renunciation: My Pilgrimage from Catholic Military Chaplain, Hawk on Vietnam, and Medal of Honor Recipient to Civilian Warrior for Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Thomas Fenton. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Renunciation" tells the story of Chaplain (Capt.) Charles Liteky, a Catholic chaplain who was awarded and then renounced and returned the Medal of Honor. As he became aware of the true nature and reasons for the war in Vietnam and after seeing the effects of U.S. government policies in Central America (and, later, Iraq), he became the only Medal of Honor recipient to renounce this honor.
Head for the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
HEAD FOR THE HILLS is a compelling and humorous autobiographical eyewitness account of the early days of Hollywood and some of its iconic stars.
En el Infierno
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: Spanish. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Essay » Political
En el Infierno, recopila y graba para la memoria histórica, el espontáneo y estremecedor testimonio de Johny, exguerrillero que militó trece años en las Farc. Su relato, describe las crueles vivencias de un campesino colombiano, quien engatusado, abandonó el hogar materno al inicio de la adolescencia, por ingresar a las filas de la agrupación terrorista más antigua de Latinoamérica.
The Fear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
BJ’s Memoirs, Beginnings
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You can call me Bj who entered this world by being, shoved out of a womb by the wildest woman in the State of Illinois who was, known to be one of the wilder of the two daughters to come from my grandparents. Therefore, I invite you to join in an adventures that I can assure you, gets me involved with all kinds of child and sexual abuse, and continues through twist and turns of daily life.
The Decision
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
This is a true story of two friends, an adventure set in the present. There are stories from their childhood and youth when each were in the army under the former regime, at a military school. The story has nothing to do with politics – boys between fifteen and eighteen have different interests. This is the story of two real friends affected by the terminal illness of one of them.
Life at School - A Short Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Life at School - A Short Collection contains memoir-style stories from my Jr. High and High School days. Two of the memoirs depict particularly difficult subjects (the 9/11 tragedy, and failure), while one is more light-hearted.
O SAL DA TERRA
Price: Free! Words: 61,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Não se existe por existir, há realidades para as quais é necessário abrir a mente e o coração. Deus olha por todos nós e nunca se esquece de nos suster, mesmo quando O julgamos longe e indiferente ao que nos acontece na curta vida que vivemos. Curta, sempre curta, por mais que vivamos.