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FitzRoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,880. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » History of Science
The Remarkable Story of Darwin's Captain and the Invention of the Weather Forecast The name of Robert FitzRoy, captain of the Beagle, is forever linked with that of his most famous passenger, Charles Darwin. This exceptionally interesting biography brings FitzRoy out of Darwin's shadow for the first time, revealing a man who experienced high adventure, and suffered tragic disappointments.
What Is My Purpose? - Inspiring Essays on the Questions Every Woman Asks Vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Cancer survivor and blogger Rachael is out to answer life's biggest questions about purpose, passion, and being a woman. And in this debut collection of stories, she finds answers that will help all women get the most out of themselves and life. Rachael Yahne is an award-winning blogger and writer of women's lifestyle articles on sites like Huffington Post, Yahoo!, SheKnows and more.
The Little Gate-Crasher: The Life and Photos of Mace Bugen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Mace Bugen might have been an achondroplastic dwarf—forty-three inches tall with an average-sized head and a torso set on small, twisted legs—but that didn’t mean he was an idiot or a pushover. In truth, he was smarter than most; over the years, he learned to effectively turn what society in those days called a handicap into a powerful tool he could use to his advantage.
Breaking Through the Glass Ceiling, Traveling the World, and Other Adventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by Alan Cook. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bonny Cook left teaching in 1966 and entered the business world as a programmer. She joined Xerox Corporation in 1973 and worked her way up to vice president, against the background of the women’s movement. She also traveled to all seven continents and had many adventures along the way. The knowledge she gained will be useful for anybody working in business today.
A Wolf in God’s Country "The third book in the Wolf series"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,100. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Wolf in God’s Country is the story of a young boy in the 1940’s, growing up in a rural environment with his best friends; his horse Honey Gal and his dog Ring. The story chronicles their exciting and sometimes dangerous adventures. It is a heartwarming story of a red blooded American boy and his childhood with Honey Gal & Ring by his side in an era long past.
Говорящая с луной
Price: Free! Words: 25,810. Language: Russian. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
Молодая россиянка, полюбившая женщину из Канады, поставлена перед жесточайшим выбором - забыть ее или впустить в свою жизнь самое прекрасное, что с ней когда-либо случалось, и стать изгоем в российском обществе и своей семье. Наталья не питает иллюзий, она знает, чем может обернуться для нее связь с Кейт. Но союз двоих уже не разорвать, и Наталья решает бороться за себя и свою любовь.
Killing Reagan The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
This is a Summary of Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard’s Killing Reagan The Violent Assault That Changed a Presidency From the bestselling team of Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard comes Killing Reagan, a page-turning epic account of the career of President Ronald Reagan that tells the vivid story of his rise to power -- and the forces of evil that conspired to bring him down.
High Peak Revisited
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The author (Agent 33) goes back to where he lived for four years (1997-2001) with his 2nd wife and his twelve-year-old son on a nice April day in the Blue Ridge. The small, yet steep, mountain known as High Peak (near Etowah, NC, USA) looks about the same, except for a few areas. Some former neighbors inform him about the deaths over the past decade. Before leaving, they notice an eerie scene.
Michael & Maria
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Folkestone, Kent, 1932: An impecunious yet ambitious young Irishman and a charming Italian beauty meet and fall in love. Ignoring family dissension and very different upbringings, they marry and settle down to raise a God-fearing British family. But a world war is brewing…. This tale of roots, upheaval, divisions overcome, living, dying, and a 60-year marriage is ultimately a story of true love.
Diagnosed at Seventeen My Struggles and Triumphs Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Rheumatoid arthritis changed my life. Follow me on a journey of doctor appointments, therapy, and surgeries to manage it's devastating effects. Learn about my low points,discovering severe damage to my esophagus making swallowing difficult. Read about my high points, graduating college by taking classes between surgeries. R.A. wrecked my body and drowned my childhood dreams. But my faith endure
La Cara Oculta de las Adicciones
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 133,410. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
La Cara Oculta de las Adiciones servirá para difundir una experiencia personal que quizá aporte, con su granito de arena, una ayuda a todos aquellos que desean dejar una adición. Aunque personal, las vivencias narradas no se limitan al autor en particular. Sus experiencias son transversales y reflejan la lucha de uno consigo mismo y contra muchos estereotipos contemporáneos.
Madre Prostituta, hija valiente, nieta decente
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 27,060. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Este no es el relato de una mujer con cualidades especiales para superar las dificultades. Es la historia de una mujer común que supo cómo utilizar el sentido del humor y el sentido práctico para tener la fuerza y la valentía de ser luz en los momentos de oscuridad que atravesaba su familia.
Dogs of Meadowbrook
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
From a tiny suburban house to the wild expanse of field and woods that was Meadowbrook, Skip Schwenn and his wife added seven dogs to their family of two over the years. Their rural home evolved into a special place, offering mysteries and wonders. In recounting the lives they shared with their dogs, the author provides an uplifting narrative of those experiences.
Yo, discapacitado
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2016 by ChiadoEditorial. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Nacer con un bulto en la espalda marca. Te hace observar la vida de otra manera, aunque te lo quiten nada más venir al mundo. Esta panorámica especial que yo tengo desde el comienzo de mis días es la que se afronta en este libro.
The Life and Style of Sir Richard Branson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Do you want to know more about the life of Richard Branson? Do you want to know where he was born and about his family? Do you want to know how he started his life as an entrepreneur and how he made it to the Forbes list of billionaires? Continue reading and you will find all your answers right here.
Killing Reagan | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
“Killing Reagan: The Violent Assault that Changed the Presidency” was written by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard. The book takes a look at the life of former President Ronald Reagan both in and out of the White House. • How Nancy Reagan Took Control Over Ronald's Presidency • The Reason Why Reagan Left Hollywood Movies For Washington Politics • Learn About The Assassination Attempt
Straight to Hell: True Tales of Deviance, Debauchery, and Million Dollar Deals | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Investments & securities / bonds
The book Straight to Hell takes a look inside the world of investing and stock trading. This book is from the perspective of John LeFevre. John tells the story starting from the time he attended boarding school up until the peak of his career. He gives an uncensored look into his life and the life of many of his colleagues.
Confessions of a Villain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: Australian English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Power of Words. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Imagine yourself to someday be a famous singer? Hang onto your microphone, you’re in for a bumpy ride…  NOA takes you into a world of TV auditions, music videos, profit-seeking producers and a music industry that preys on the vulnerable. Confessions of a Villain is keenly observant and insightful, a guide for others on the road to becoming creative, unique and well-known stars.
Frank Funzi Tieri Genovese Family Crime Boss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
The Genovese family had fallen on hard times by the time Funzi Tieri became its boss in the late 1970s, Both Vito Genovese and Tieri had been associates of Charles Lucky Luciano, whose legacy for narcotics racketeering and profit making was well known. The Mafia continued evolving. Atlantic City offered new rackets. Tieri profited from the execution of Philadelphia Boss Angelo Bruno in 1979.
Churchill's Secret Armies War Without Rules: Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Was principled gentleman Winston Churchill also the master of nasty tactics? You bet he was! With his back to the wall in 1940, & Nazi invasion imminent, not only did he use every trick in the book… it turns out he wrote the book! Churchill’s Secret Armies discloses the plethora of special forces, units, and departments, Churchill formed to “get the job done”, even if it meant dirtying his hands.