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Uncommon Character: Stories of Ordinary Men and Women Who Have Done the Extraordinary
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
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.
Loose Neighbours
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,820. Language: British English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life in an alien country can be daunting. Life in Spain and in particular the south of Spain can also funny, interesting and complicated. This book is about life in a community; where racism, jealousy, religion, deceit, scullduggery and downright nastiness all play their part.
BREXIT How America Got Independence 160 Years Later From Europe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 240,260. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Book contains the Truly Amazing Story Behind the Brexit. The Brexit is America Finally Getting its Independence 160 plus years later from Europe. Of course, the Powerful families in charge of running America for the past 160 plus years control the media and therefore define the truth. This book tells the story many of them do not want you to know.
And Tomorrow The Whole World
Price: $11.49 USD. Words: 180,390. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the early autobiography of the artist Peter Arnold (Collen) written like a novel rather than a diary of events.
Henry Darrow: Lightning in the Bottle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 119,680. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Lightning in the Bottle is the must-read inspirational portrait of the fiercely determined, endearing, and enduring Emmy Award-winning performer.
Alexandre Vachon: the Scholars' Cleric and the Clerics' Scholar
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 161,930. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Archbishop of Ottawa and Chancellor of the University 1940 to 1953; Laval University: First Dean of the Science Faculty, and Rector, 1939-1940 “…rich chronicle of one of the greatest leaders of this diocese.” —Marcel André Gervais, Archbishop Emeritus of Ottawa “…the opportunity to get to know a great figure of the Canadian Episcopate.” —Luigi Ventura, former Apostolic Nuncio to Canada.
Walking to Japan: A Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Holism
Born in an air raid, Derek Youngs was thrown into the harsh reality of humanity's dark side with his first breaths. No wonder he became a peace pilgrim. His dream to walk to Japan took him throughout the world, trekking over 25,000 kilometres, facing danger, not knowing where he would sleep or find his next meal. He became known as the Peacewalker, gaining international attention.
The Reluctant Man: How Fighting Transgender for 60 Years Influenced My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Transgender
This is A.C. Llewellyn’s life story from age 4 to age 74. It is a memoir, with many layers. It is of the warts and all type, with no one getting off scot free or even lightly. Originally released in 2012 as Loki’s Joke under the pseudonym Penny Blackwell, this is a revised, re-titled and expanded edition released in the author’s own name.
Fredric March - A Consummate Actor
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 123,670. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The biography of Fredric March (1897-1975), one of the most dynamic and versatile actors of his time.
My Enemy's Tears: The Witch of Northampton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by FawkesPress. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
She was real. She was rich and beautiful. She was tried as a witch in 1675 -- and survived. This fictional account of a true story describes two lives in conflict -- one cursed and one blessed -- and the transcendent power of forgiveness.
Fred MacMurray
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 143,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The definitive biography of Fred MacMurray includes commentaries from actors, producers and directors who worked with Fred, with many photos!
Nurture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Based on a true story, Nurture chronicles the terrifying reign of a woman with maternal narcissistic syndrome. Roberta Kinkaid rules her immediate family through tyranny and manipulation, imposing a subtle brutality her children don’t clearly see or understand until they are grown. They survive in what seems to be the perfect family, but remain desperate for a path through their shared darkness.
Stuttering Joe – A True Story – Growing Up In Sunny Valley
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 120,560. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Stuttering Joe series is based on the author’s true life story. Part 1 – Growing up in Sunny Valley is an emotional roller coaster ride. It is heart warming, sad, very funny, disturbing and shocking in places ...but, ultimately, it is a story of hope and how a true dark horse refused to allow very trying circumstances to get him down.
Combat Zone Tourist: My 13 Months of Emails from the Sandbox
Price: Free! Words: 221,930. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Follow the story of an Army Reservist called up in 2004 who served 13 months in Iraq. While there, he begins to write weekly emails to his family and friends back at his civilian job in the United States. He spends 5 months in crazy world of the Baghdad Green Zone - the "world's largest gated community" then 8 months at the Corps headquarters running the war.
Mostly Behind The 8-Ball
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 252,500. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiography and a social document of a post WW2 life. The author, first a refugee, then a migrant, had many unique careers in Australia and overseas and experienced both humorous and tragic situations. Born the son of a Latvian professor and composer of classical music, the author last saw his father at age 4. Throughout his life he tries to rediscover him but is blocked by the Iron Curtain.
Führer, Folk and Fatherland
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 191,730. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » European
This true story is a rare, first-hand account of one soldier’s experiences during the Third Reich and offers an uncommon insight into what most Germans really thought about Hitler and his regime —  not quite what the wartime newsreels portrayed. It is also a love story, for amid the strife and devastation of war, Albin Gagel found the love of his life.
Famous Enough: A Hollywood Memoir
Price: $14.40 USD. Words: 136,770. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Autobiography of the beautiful Diane McBain, perhaps best known for starring in the 1960-62 hit ABC-TV series, Surfside Six, and appearing opposite Elvis Presley in Spinout.
Mein Kampf (My Struggle) by Adolf Hitler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 270,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Mein Kampf (“My Struggle”) is a political manifesto written by Adolf Hitler. It was his only complete book and became the bible of National Socialism in the German Third Reich. It was published in two volumes, which dated 1925 and 1927. By 1939 it had sold 5,200,000 copies and had been translated into 11 different languages.
It'll Feel Better when it Quits Hurting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,830. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Many years ago my friends and I would sit around and play what we called "Jerry Springer: the Home Game". The object of the game was to see how many upcoming shows we qualified for, and whoever had the most at the end of the program won. I was the reigning champion. For better or for worse, this is the mostly true, fairly accurate, and almost completely factual account of my life.