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Entre la aceptacion y el rechazo - El reto de vivir en Cuba
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,280. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2016 by ibukku. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Eres un símbolo de la ¬fidelidad de Dios y la integridad del hombre. Eres un Job de la era moderna. Con Dios siempre tendremos un ¬final feliz, y si este momento no es un momento feliz, entonces significa que no es el ¬final” Pbro. Guillermo Ramos Mantilla Miembro de la Junta Directiva de la Convención Bautista de Cuba Occidental y profesor del Seminario Teológico Bautista de La Habana
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.
Монархическое (учение). II-й том
Series: Реставрация естествознания.. Price: $6.40 USD. Words: 175,200. Language: Russian. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Essay » Political
Политическая наука, которую следует знать для ориентации в социальном устройстве, понимании, что есть что и как оно на самом деле за завесой пыли в глаза напущенной. Вместе приводится малая толика оставленного духовного наследия. Частные исторические сведения самозарождающейся монархичности в пример.
Trying Not to Drown
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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On a rainy night while his neighbors watched Billy Graham on television, my brother Ken stood outside their living room window, raised his hunting rifle and fired. Four victims and two houses later he was arrested for murder, thrusting my family and me into horror. Viewed through time-laced lenses this is an honest account of what happened to him, my sister, our loving parents and especially me.
No Life Without You
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dr Nixon has BA, MA. M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees. In view of the diversity of his commitments and activities, such as being a former member of Manchester University Court and Her Majesty's Privy Council appointment, he merited well-deserved entries in the most prestigious and distinguished publication and in the famous Cambridge based publication: Dictionary of International Biography 2013 edition.
Crossing the Bamboo Bridge: Memoirs of a Bad Luck Girl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,170. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
This vivid, compulsively readable memoir of courage, grief and redemption illuminates the life of Mai, a young girl from Vietnam’s rice fields, who risks everything to escape poverty, abuse and war.
Wind in the Fire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,840. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Bobbi Gibb's personal journey - from 1964, when she first saw the Boston Marathon, through 1966, when she became the first woman to run the historic course. She was also traveling on a spiritual and philosophical quest, seeking the answers to some of life’s biggest questions. Bobbi overcomes obstacles, challenges prejudice, and makes a difference with tenacity, perseverance and love.
Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer's Case Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
A prominent lawyer looks back on his career to explore the moving true stories of four individuals whose lives and law cases were deeply affected by their chronic loneliness.
Bob Hope: A Tribute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,500. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES! He's an American legend whose wisecracks entertained us jor more than sixty years. Now you can enjoy all the glamour and fun of Bob Hope's fabulous life in this intimate, wonderfully detailed biography. Discover how an English immigrant named Leslie Downs Hope became the great Bob Hope, the funniest man in Hollywood, a comedian who won our hearts.
Hood: Trailblazer of the Genomics Age
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 123,230. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
Lee Hood did that rarest of things. He enabled scientists to see and do things they hadn't dreamed of. Scientists can now sequence human genomes in a day, setting in motion a revolution that is personalizing medicine. Award-winning journalist Luke Timmerman tells the story of this forceful personality who transformed our world.
Åbent hav. Mit liv i Søværnet 1945-1990
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: Danish. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Biografi om søofficeren Jørgen F. Bork, der gjorde tjeneste i den danske flåde fra 1945-1990.
My Life My Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 139,000. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Kevin Paul Woodrow. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From Willie’s early life in the Caribbean, to becoming the singer in one of the top bands at that time, “Willie Wilson & The Down Beats,” who played the same German circuit as the Beatles, to becoming the oldest club DJ in Magaluf, Mallorca, Spain. Along with “Gerry and the Pacemakers” and “Little Peggy March,” Willie also counted radio presenters and movie stars among his friends - Read his story
Liberal Opinions: My Life in the Stream of History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,310. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Law » Legal History
The life and times of a trailblazing lawyer and judge in the law. Author of a controversial but prescient judicial opinion striking down the ban on gays in the military--two decades before the Supreme Court finally recognized such equal rights--Bill Norris made law and waves on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. His legal and civic life before and after, though not well known, is also compelling.
Beyond West Point
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,620. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
An intriguing, sometimes embarrassing, multi-biography that provides an insight into the life and times of Colonel Edwards Cranston Brooks, his family, friends, associates and comrades-in-arms. Brooks rose from obscurity to witness the making of history and like many West Point graduates became an active participant in the shaping of the world at the turn of the century!
Elvis, Sherlock & Me
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 134,920. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A combination memoir and history of the film business covering the decades from the 40's through the present. Here is an examination of classic Hollywood and such iconic studio bosses as Jack L. Warner, Darryl Zanuck and Walt Disney.
Purple Canary
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,130. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
Bizarre symptoms and debilitating neurological attacks that happened only at school upended eleven year old Jill’s world. Skeptical medical specialists attributed the odd, recurrent symptoms to the adoptee’s biological inheritance then to a mental illness. Disbelieving school officials labeled her an attention-seeking faker. Jill and her mother Joyce insisted the symptoms had a physical base.
This Is Africa: A Dream Chaser's Odyssey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 119,720. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The True Tale of 7 Countries, 4 Arrests, 3 Name Changes, 2 Escapes, 1 War, a Terrorist Attack and an Entertainment Pimp. This honest and engaging memoir provides a rare and insightful glimpse into the reality of life in Africa. 'This is Africa' takes the reader on two dream chasing quests, which the author artfully weaves into one uproarious and unforgettable story.
Questing Home: A Safe Place For My Holy Grail, Personal Growth Through Travel
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 242,750. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Divorce, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Questing Home: A Safe Place For My Holy Grail makes a significant contribution to understanding the use of legal bullying in a divorce. The inequity in the process of ending a deceitful marriage where a person in a legally powerful position freely abuses, ways of parenting children through conflict making efforts to avoid parental alienation, and healing through travel are exposed.
Journey to the Self
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,160. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A child of wartime London, Maureen emigrated to the other side of the world in the 1950’s. Crossing the Alps in a bubble car, sailing through the Suez Canal, driving in the Australian outback alone, she recreated herself time and time again. A maverick spirit with an appetite for change, Maureen set out to see the world and to see how it would change her.
Questing France: Deepening The Search For My Holy Grail
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Questing France is an elegant and thoughtful firsthand account of Self discovery through the process of confronting infidelity, marital separation and reconciliation. The story builds up to a romantic and emotionally charged finale where Marilyn and her husband celebrate twenty-five years of marriage with a luxurious trip through France. Relationship skills and travel tips are shared.