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To Hell and Back: A Former Hells Angel’s Story of Recovery and Redemption
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A gripping portrait of a notorious Vancouver gangster and Hells Angels elite who descended into a life of homelessness and addiction, ultimately redeeming himself through award-winning youth advocacy.
Undefeated: From Tragedy to Triumph
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Marc Buoniconti, son of an NFL Hall of Fame legend Nick Buoniconti, enjoyed an admittedly reckless lifestyle until a paralyzing football injury changed his outlook and pushed him to dedicate himself to helping others.
Diplomat, Dissident, Spook
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,590. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For his first posting, a fresh-faced Canadian diplomat and his young family are dispatched straight into the belly of the beast: the USSR in full-on Cold War mode. Next stop, Havana – with an additional assignment: clandestine intelligence gathering for the CIA. Espionage and intrigue abound in this fast-paced, timely, and compelling memoir. With a foreword by Mikhail Gorbachev.
We're Queer And We Should Be Here
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Darryl Telles's sexuality is as important to him as his passion for Tottenham Hotspur, yet like other gay football supporters, he has had to endure decades of abuse from homophobic fans. Homosexuality is still so reviled that there is not a single `out' gay player in the top four tiers of the Football League. This is the story.
Carmine Tramunti New York City Cosa Nostra Boss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Carmine Tramunti's mob dominated criminal life in the northern Bronx and Westchester County areas. A convict at 22, Tramunti was imprisoned at Sing Sing in 1932. His first offense was discharging his gun at a New York City Policeman during daylight hours. Along with football player Joe Namath. Tramunti became the target of a 1969 FBI investigation. NFL Commissioner Pete Rozelle intervened.
El santo que libertó una raza
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 16, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
La vida y la obra de San Pedro Claver constituyen admirable ejemplo de dedicación, amor a la humanidad, defensa de los derechos humanos y absoluta fidelidad a Dios. Como sacerdote jesuíta enviado desde España a la Nueva Granada, para de evangelizar esclavos africanos secuestrados y luego vendidos por codiciosos e inescrupulosos comerciantes de seres humanos. Su labor fue excepcional y sin par.
Anthony Vatore's Steinwinter Conspiracy
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 57,210. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It was, tagged ‘The Truck of the Future, known as the Steinwinter 2040. Prior to coming on the scene, no one had ever heard of it or the men known as Manfred Steinwinter, and WC Presley. However, time proved any connection to all three created a conspiracy like never seen before in the state of Tennessee, that would reach all the way to Stuttgart Germany.
Running With Ghosts: A Memoir of Surviving Childhood Cancer
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
Author Matt Tullis reminds us that surviving childhood cancer can be a challenge as formidable as fighting for your life—and more enduring. As an adult,he began to be haunted by the memories of all the friends and caregivers he’d left behind on the cancer ward of Akron Children’s Hospital and decided to seek them out. A beautiful true story about friendship, loss and closure.
The DeCavalcante Assassination of Gambino Family Soldier Joseph "Joey Surprise" Feola April 19, 1965
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Feola was hoping to expand his waste disposal business into northern New Jersey. FBI sources indicate he became a target of his own Gambino family leader, Carlo Gambino. Don Carlo and Sam the Plumber DeCavalcante were in on a garbage deal that encompassed Mount Vernon, Westchester County and northern New Jersey. Apparently Feola was sacrificed when he began encroaching on Colombo turf.
Donald Trump Biography: The Real Donald Trump Mainstream Media Does Not Want You To Know: The 45th President of The United States
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
Who's the REAL Donald Trump? Why CNN, MSNBC, ABC and others say one thing, InfoWars, Drudge Report, Wiki Leaks say another? There are a lot of speculations about the true intentions of Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States. Some say, he'll unite the nation, others say he's break it apart. What's the truth behind all of that and who's right? In this biography, we'll examine...
Babe Ruth Biography: How The Baseball Legend Shaped The Sport Industry and Made Baseball Popular?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Babe Ruth, known as George Herman Ruth, was a big baseball legend lived back in the yearly 1900s. Some speculate if wasn't for Babe Ruth, the baseball would not be as famous in the United States as it is today. Babe Ruth successfully managed to draw attention to baseball due to his playing capabilities and impressive hits at that time. In fact, as a result of Ruth’s contract to New York...
Weak Bones, Strong Wills, The Stories of XLH
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hypophosphatemia causes our bones to be soft and our lives to be hard, but we are strong and resilient. We persevere, despite all the challenges. But if there's one thing that can slow us down, it's the lack of solid information about the real-life consequences of our rare medical condition. That's why we're here to tell the real stories of XLH and the people affected by it.
Tom Petty Biography: How The American Rock and Roll Legend Shaped the Music Industry?: [Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Debut]
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Would you like to learn more about Tom Petty? How he managed to incorporate his personal problems into the greatest music hits of all time? Music to Tom Petty was not just money and fame. It was a way to express himself through difficult times, challenges and struggles. Somehow he found a way to channel personal problems into the music and broadcast it to fans around the world...
Wild Road Home: Memoir of an Adventuress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
She’s not sure where she's going but that's okay. Traveling solo, she hands intuition the wheel and heeds the call to trust. To let awe transmute terror, fear become resolve. Never alone, her messengers are many: human and tree, fur and feather. Somewhere, she knows, there is a piece of her that resides in a home like no other. It sits at the end of a wild road, a nervy procession of initiations
Betrayed
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,950. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1944, Staff Sergeant Frederic C. Martini’s bomber was shot down over France. He was captured by the Gestapo and, along with 167 other Allied airmen, sent to Buchenwald concentration camp to await execution. He survived—but just barely. When he returned home, the US government, the Army, and the VA denied his accounts to protect Nazi specialists brought to the US with fabricated histories.
Nightfall to Daybreak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Never did it cross my mind that we would one day bury our child. But death, the cruel thief, came one evening and claimed him. And though the 'why' never leaves, hope finds its way through the long, dark night.
Oprah Winfrey Biography: How Oprah Winfrey Rose From Poverty To Become One of the Most Successful Women in the World?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Oprah Winfrey, one of the most successful women in the world. She wasn't always like this, she actually came from a poor family without much role models in life. Yet, she was able to reach her wildest dreams and nothing is by accident. She knew something most people do not. She knew how to handle failures, get along with people and create success. What made her a true innovator, forging her...
Taylor Swift Biography: What Does It Take To Be Like Taylor Swift And Her Stratospheric Rise to Fame
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Country
Would you like to learn more about Taylor Swift? How she was able to stratospherically rise to fame? Some time ago, unknown and insecure 16-year-old teen released self-titled amateurish debut album and a decade later the same person has reached record-breaking, chart-topping heights. This unknown girls was Taylor Swift, becoming 10-time Grammy winner, establishing herself as a musician...
Emily Dickinson Biography: The Secrets Behind Emily Dickinson’s Life, Poetry and Legacy
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
What inspired Emily Dickinson to write so many poems and become one of the greatest American poets of all time? After her death, Dickinson gained popularity. She tried to make a change in the world through her writings, innermost feelings and inspirations. Despite all the critics, Emily Dickinson did not seek any recognition but the poetry was aimed at her individuality and perception of the world
Mark Zuckerberg Biography: What It Took To Invent Facebook and More?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social networking
Probably you've watched "The Social Network" movie to see what's like to be Mark Zuckerberg and what he did to become successful. However, Mark Zuckerberg himself criticized the movie by questioning some facts about his life mentioned in the film. Overall, Mark was amused by the efforts someone put in to create a movie of him, but he did not really liked the idea at first...