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La Saga des Jeux Vidéo - 6ème édition
Price: $7.09 USD. Words: 184,050. Language: French. Published: November 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Biography
___________________________________________ LE BEST-SELLER DE L'HISTOIRE DU JEU VIDEO ___________________________________________ 6ème édition Une histoire acclamée par ses lecteurs comme par les médias. Plus de 14.000 exemplaires vendus de l'édition papier Avec des anecdotes uniques, recueillies de la bouche des créateurs de jeux et de consoles !
The Nude Wife Posing Scandal of Westport, Connecticut Artist Everett Shinn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Everett Shinn's third wife detailed her grievances in a court of law in 1930. The former Gertrude Chase described having posed for several hours at a time while her husband painted her. It was her objection to him photographing her with a pocket camera that led to a divorce. Gertrude depicted Shinn as a serial philanderer. After she returned home he refused to let her in to collect her belongings.
The Uninvited: How I Crashed My Way into Finding Myself
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,700. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
The true story of a young imposter with a talent for crashing celebrity events who discovers what’s really important in life.
Vive 50 · Cambiar de vida sin cambiar de barrio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: Spanish. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
«¡Confía y disfruta!». Este es el lema de #Vive50 y lo dice casi todo. La misión es la siguiente: expandirse sin miedo. Neus Arqués se propuso vivir cincuenta experiencias memorables en el año de su cincuenta aniversario, pequeños retos para cambiar de vida sin cambiar de barrio; una reflexión sensible e inteligente acerca de un momento crucial en la vida.
Panties Up Dress Down: Things My Mama Used to Say
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A middle-aged woman recounts transformative events of her childhood, and how her mother turned these events into teachable moments that provided a guide to successful living. From church services and mean girls to puberty and beyond, these humorous and heartrending stories reveal the dynamic and complicated bonds of mother/daughter relationships.
The Temerity of Hope
Price: $9.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kidnapped, gagged and locked in a closet, Beverley Boissery hoped for rescue with the fierce, bitter longing of a wounded child. That experience taught her a life-long lesson. We must have the temerity to hope, otherwise life can be futile and we will be overcome by despair. The Temerity to Hope is funny, poignant, electrifying and, at times, desolate. "Boissery's memoir is electrifying in its tr
Survivor: The Story of One Woman's Personal Transformation from Victim to Survivor
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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In this book, written in a unique and poetic style, Lindsay Keane tells her very personal story of healing after sexual assault. She was victimized in high school and originally dealt with the trauma through denial. This caused her pain to seep out in various ways throughout the years (PTSD, Depression, Toxic relationship cycles, etc.). Eventually, her experiences led her to seek and find healing.
My Last Year in New York
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Inspirational
Anna, a curious 20 something, leaves her hometown of Venice for New York City to pursue the opportunity of a lifetime: an internship at Italian luxury fashion company Valentino. Her head is full of dreams and her heart is bursting with happiness as she starts her life in the city that never sleeps.
How to Fail Miserably at Being Queer
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Okay, let’s be clear about something: there’s no right or wrong way to be queer. But if you’re anything like Giselle, you’ve got insecurities up the wazoo. Even when you’re proud of your sexuality and gender identity, it seems like there’s always a voice out there (or in your head) saying you’re doing queerness wrong. Maybe if we feel united by our insecurities, there’s hope of moving past them.
Minneapolis Reign (A Guide To Prince’s Hometown)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
Part travel guide and part biography, this is one Prince fan’s emotional account of an incredible journey he felt compelled to make in honour of his musical hero.
Hypatia of Alexandria
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 8. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
As the western world fell into darkness, she dared defend the light. For over 40 years Hypatia stood between the dark ages and the light of classical philosophy, arts, and sciences. Though none of her books survived the aggressive book burnings of religious zealots, her legacy remains that of one of the greatest scientists of all time. This is her fascinating true story.
Adolf Hitler: A Life From Beginning to End
Price: Free! Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A concise history book about Adolf Hitler's life from beginning to end that can be read in one hour.
The Good Russians
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This book is meant as an attempt to reframe the discussion and point out that by fuelling further Russophobia, the media and other influencers are playing right into Putin’s hands.
Memoir Of A Psychic: Trust Your Intuition & Thrive
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,530. Language: Australian English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
‘Memoir of a Psychic Medium’ is the story of Amanda McHugh, who has been seeing spirits and angels, predicting future events and talking to the deceased ever since childhood. If you have ever wondered whether there is a life after death or whether future events can be predicted, this is the book for you. This book is a rare glimpse into a world where nothing is as it seems.
Off The Record
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,290. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
As a second generation American-Italian boy growing up in Brooklyn in the 50s and 60s, it seemed like there wasn’t enough hours in a day to do all the things I wanted to do. When was I going to stop and think, “Hey, where did I come from?” While I am writing this at the age of 63, it is the foremost question on my mind, but when your 7 years old who cared to find out. All I had to do was ask.
Jealous Justice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Alan Thorne, rose through the ranks of his local police force to become a chief superintendent in his early forties.This is the story of how a decent `top copper' found himself framed by jealous colleagues and had no choice but to resign from the force and rebuild his life - and how he then found himself facing a terrible personal tragedy.
Cats Do Eat Spaghetti
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Cats can, and will take over people’s lives. When artist Paul Wright and his wife, Nicola moved to a medieval village beside Italy’s Lake Como, their sleep became disturbed by the noise of a group of feral cats. Seeing the distressed condition that most of these animals were in, they began taking care of them. ‘Cats Do Eat Spaghetti’ is a must for cat lovers and Italophiles alike.
Adventures with Durango Pete: Life and Poetry with a Cow Dog Philosofur
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Soon after adoption, Durango Pete, an Australian Cattle dog, and his new dad, Stephen were locked into a battle of wills. After months of frustration - desperation even - a simple game of tug-of-war was the turning point. Adventures with Durango Pete is the story of how two stubborn souls found each other and discovered what a dog can teach an old man, and he a dog.
Cold Starry Night
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,270. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Young Claire Fejes was a promising sculptor and painter in New York City when her husband gave in to "gold fever." She held the unconventional view that her career was as important as his. But in those days, a woman followed her husband, so Claire did--to Fairbanks, last stop on the Alaska Railroad, in the heart of the immense northern territory, where Joe Fejes intended to mine for gold.
Corina
Price: Free! Words: 27,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Biografia romanceada de Corina, uma das milhares de migrantes que ajudaram a formar o Estado de Goiás.