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Living With Lisa by Lee David Carter
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 117,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lisa Keepence grew up playing football, climbing trees and racing pushbikes with the lads. Lisa knew that she was a boy. When her world was plunged into disaster she drifted into a life of despair. This is the true story of a young man who grew up locked inside the wrong body, and the agonising ordeal he endured in order, eventually, to escape.
The 143rd in Iraq: Training the Iraqi Police, In Spite of It All by Marc Youngquist
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,360. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2016 by Tara Alemany. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Have you ever wondered what the term “boots on the ground" means? This history of one company’s experiences will provide you with an eye-opening narrative, as Youngquist provides a firsthand account of a Connecticut National Guard Military Police Company’s attempt to recruit, train and prepare an Iraqi Police Force in 2003-2004, and the many dangers they faced as a result.
In The Name Of God: Defending Apartheid by Michael HH Warren
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 171,290. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
A frank and outspoken coming-of-age memoir, In The Name Of God is the author's exploration of the role he played in defending Apartheid. As the reluctant disciple of an unholy cause, he negotiates his way through Infantry School and beyond, wrestling with life and love along the way. Please note: This book does not sanction Apartheid ― read it and see for yourself!
Pulpits and Plain Sailing by Kevin Cooney
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
After leaving the Merchant Navy Kevin Cooney started out on his own with a humble engineering shop. A chance encounter led him to specialise in manufacturing stainless steel components for yachts, and it wasn't long before he caught the sailing bug himself. Thanks to ingenuity and determination Kevin managed to make Cooney Marine successful.
Бетховен. Письма. Том 1. by JSC «Muzyka Publishers»
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 195,910. Language: Russian. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Первый том нового русского издания писем Бетховена включает более 360 документов, со страниц которых перед читателями встает живой образ тонко чувствующего, искреннего, страстного человека — и одного из величайших гениев музыки.
The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Mark Shaw
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,050. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Was What’s My Line TV Star, media icon, crack investigative reporter and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen murdered for writing a tell-all book about the JFK assassination? Is the main suspect in her death still at large? Kilgallen’s official cause of death, reported as an overdose of barbiturates and alcohol, has always been suspect since no investigation occurred despite the staged death scene.
Abandoned by the Vatican by Jack Doherty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious Intolerance, Persecution & Conflict, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
If you love gripping intrigue and adventure and hate betrayal and hypocrisy, you’ll be both rewarded and disgusted by reading Abandoned by the Vatican. Accompany the author as he goes behind the Iron Curtain, the dead man’s land of mine fields and electrified fences and prowls through the back alleys of Prague to support the secret priests who suffered under communist oppression.
Heart of a Warrior by Steven A. Brownrigg
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 165,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » History » American
The first complete biography of Col. William Gordon Cooke, leader of the New Orleans Greys, and a Founding Father of the Republic of Texas and the State of Texas. Never before told, this epic work brings new discoveries and fresh insights into Texas history through the life of the one of the most important figures in the War of Independence and the creation of the Republic of Texas.
In the Driving Seat by Richard Ide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
‘Shed weight and add speed' - motor racing formula The third generation of his family to work in the motoring industry, Richard Ide's spectacular career took him from apprentice fitter at Vauxhall Motors in the 1950s to the Head of Volkswagen Group UK in the 1990s, during which period he was responsible for turning around the fortunes of six motoring businesses in the intervening forty years.
Rhesus Negative by B. L. MacKinnon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,540. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Talent and ambition are fine things, but when unforeseeable impediments repeatedly stall their progress and threaten to stymie their fulfilment, desperate measures may be taken. In the case of Brian MacKinnon, the ambition to gain a medical degree was interrupted by illness and repeatedly forestalled by a powerful and determined antagonist.
A Clint Eastwood Biography: by Stewart Wolmark by Stewart Wolmark
Price: $27.99 USD. Words: 155,940. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Biographical , Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Do you know the origin of the term "American Hero"? Well this term appears in the 20th Century, but has been popularized by entertainers in the cinematographic industry (aka. actors) like Clint Eastwood. Stewart Wolmark, the author of the book chose exactly Clint for his manly characteristics and unprecedented charm.
The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers by Trudy Toohill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 177,860. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
“The Reporting of Australian Bushrangers” is a compilation of Book 1 to 3 of the Australian Bushrangers in Print series. This compilation includes the reporting of Ben Hall, Frederick Wordsworth Ward alias Captain Thunderbolt and Andrew George Scott alias Captain Moonlite.
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins by Ian Abrahams
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 152,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins relates the long and twisting history of one of the most iconic British rock bands, told through interviews with many of the legion of musicians who have passed through the ranks.
Child In Paradise by Thomas G. Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,130. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of an American boy in a foreign land; it chronicles his everyday trials and triumphs as he makes the convoluted journey from childhood into adolescence. A story that takes place predominately in the tiny tropical Central American Colony of British Honduras, now Belize. It is a collection of memories as told by the old man this boy became
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA by Vikki Richardson
Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 117,400. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Playboy Bunny and UCLA' details how "Little Miss Ugly Face" grew up and became a "glamorous" Playboy Bunny. She was labeled "uneducable" and "non college material," but she made the Dean's List at New York University and eventually graduated from UCLA.
Living a Delusion by Olga Morozova
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,800. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For decades Russia was romanticised and reviled by the "free" world. Living a Delusion tells the true story of how Russia's people experienced Soviet rule: with mixed feelings of fear, distrust, pride and hope. Living a Delusion tells what life was like for a typical family living under soviet rule.
Uncommon Character: Stories of Ordinary Men and Women Who Have Done the Extraordinary by Doug Feavel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,210. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
These are the tales told with zest; these are the tales you will long treasure. Enjoy the dynamic portraits; then share them in family, church, workplace, ministry and educational settings, because that’s how they began, and that’s why they were written.
Memoir of M.H. Khan by M H Khan
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 112,150. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musharraf Husain Khan, born in 1931 in Pakistan. He became a leading figure in the government of Bangladesh, and as Chief of the Naval Staff in the 1970s he even served briefly as Acting President. In this autobiography he tells his story and reflects on issues, from religion and education to shipping, fishing and international relations.