Nonfiction » Biography

Sub-categories: Autobiographies & Memoirs | Personal memoir | Celebrity biography | Historical biography | Woman biographies | Religious biography | Adventurers & explorers | Military biography | Criminals & outlaws | Literary biography | Other biographies | Business biography | All sub-categories >>
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.
Kattey’s Arrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kattey’s Arrow follows the journey of a young girl who from birth felt her life was accompanied by a profound spirit of darkness that always landed her in painful and emotionally draining situations.
The Sugarless Plum
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,630. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For dancer Zippora Karz, a rising young star with the famed New York City Ballet, being diagnosed with diabetes could easily have ended all her dreams. The Sugarless Plum takes readers deep into the heart and soul of a young dancer, and is a remarkable testament to determination and perseverance.
Just a number
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
If you support your Armed Forces then you will want to read this book.
Elvis Before Graceland
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,090. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
With over 70 unique and never-seen photos, “Elvis Before Graceland” is a treasure trove of documents and events never released or told before. “Elvis Before Graceland” is a must-read for all who hope to understand Elvis' life.
The Chase Story -- My First 70 years
Price: Free! Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an autobiography of Chase Edwards. Chase tells his story from birth until the age of 70. There are many helpful tips woven into his story. Chase has gone from a suicidal past to a life of living each day in gratitude. This is the story of a man who shares 70 years of his life with you. Visit amusement areas that have since closed down and look for situations that have faded with history.
Not the Red Baron - One Pilot's Love Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
One man's story of courage, dedication, love and loss, Not the Red Baron is the remarkable story of Great Britain's last great barnstorming pilot - Robin Bowes.
Cracked Earth: The Story of WEC in Thailand from the Perspective of Rosemary Charters
Price: Free! Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by Robby's eBook Formtting. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
The story of WEC in Thailand from the perspective of Rosemary Charters. Written as an autobiography, but with the specific purpose of documenting the pioneering work of WEC in Thailand. This edition also includes notes from a number of her colleagues.
Memories, Dreams, Nightmares
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016 by Ironstone Digital. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is the memoir of Jack Weiss, who at the age of 14 is deported from Hungary to the notorious Nazi death camps. Desperate to stay with his father, and barely able to pass as a grown man, he recounts the horror of life at Auschwitz-Birkenau. Alone at the end of the war, he travels through orphanages and refugee camps until brought to Winnipeg by the Canadian Jewish Congress to start a new life.
Face Value: The Assassination of Portrait Painting by Photography, 1850–1870
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
“Face Value” takes a revolutionary new approach to art history, exposing complex networks of colonial artists and revealing important lost paintings of Richard Noble. This long-overdue research will rewrite gallery and museum catalogues in Australia and Britain, and finally deliver some justice to our lost artists.
Telling things as they happened
Price: Free! Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Brave political woman who fought for seamstresses's rights
Sanctuary Of The Guilty
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Sanctuary of the Guilty topped the Best Seller's list in Europe. This book overtook Bridget Jones's Diary by H. Fielding, The Lord Of The Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien and Imre Kertesz’s novel Fatelessness, which won a Nobel Prize. It was so successful that pirated versions of the book were circulated widely in Hungary.
The Disney Story: Chronicling the Man, the Mouse, and the Parks
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Attention, all Disney Fans! Do you enjoy reading about the Disney theme parks? Perhaps you’re enamored with the man who was Walt Disney? Maybe you’re just plain crazy for Mickey Mouse and the Disney big-screen features? No need to order your serving of Disney history and knowledge a la carte anymore. Welcome to The Disney Story, a decade-by-decade look back on the man, the mouse, and the parks.
Our Wee Geordie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Our Wee Geordie tells the story of George and his life growing up in Northern Ireland. From his birth immediately after the Second World War through to the struggles facing the country with the IRA during the Troubles, all aspects of his life are explored.
Confessions Of An Emotional Shipwreck
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Adventure » General
Confessions of an Emotional Shipwreck provides us with an incredibly personal and touching account of James Bridgwater’s life, from a shocking childhood tragedy to humorous accounts of his time at boarding school and on throughout his adult life.
The Other Side of Philip K. Dick
Price: $7.83 USD. Words: 55,560. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
What is the truth behind the legend of Science Fiction great, Philip K. Dick? In spring, 1972, Phil Dick moved to Fullerton, CA, where he met Mary (Maer) Wilson. Amid marriage proposals, marathon talk-fests and a love for music and films, they forged a strong friendship that would last the rest of his life. Wilson’s quirky, yet unflinchingly honest, memoir reveals a funny and generous man.
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.
Dorothea Gutzeit: Be True and Serve
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » European
A fascinating view of the “other side” in World War II, on the domestic front. Born in Berlin, Dorothea Gutzeit (1921-2005) spent her formative years in Nazi Germany and in her war-torn city. She then forged a new life in Canada.
Chasing Stones: A Memoir
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Their paths first crossed when she was just a child, and years later they came together to build a marriage that lasted until the day he died. That day wasn't as far in the future as they'd thought though. When a doctor's negligence costs Alan his life, Michele struggles to find her way against a lifelong panic disorder, newfound poverty, and missing the only man she ever truly loved.
Åbent hav. Mit liv i Søværnet 1945-1990
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 101,200. 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.