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Ariana Grande by Suzan Ibryam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 2008, Grande played the role of Charlotte in the musical 13 on Broadway, for which she won a National Youth Theatre Association Award.
Leonardo DiCaprio - Succesful without Oscar by Suzan Ibryam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,180. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He attended Seeds Elementary School and graduated from John Marshall High School a few blocks away, after attending the Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies for four years. DiCaprio spent part of his childhood in Germany with his maternal grandparents, Wilhelm and Helene. He speaks German fluently.
Getting Away With Murder - A True Story by George C. Mallinckrodt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,320. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Having worked as a psychotherapist for nearly three years in a Florida state prison psychiatric unit, George Mallinckrodt experienced firsthand the ultimate consequences of failed national and state mental health policies. With high hopes, 20 years of counseling experience, and a determination to make a difference, he dove headlong into the miasma of prison counseling.
The Tongues of Men and Angels by Wayne Gregory
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,360. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014 by Rebel Satori Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born and raised in the evangelical Christian South of the sixties and seventies, Wayne Gregory hid his homosexuality from others and from himself for years until he was finally forced out in middle age. This story chronicles the beginnings of his struggle as an adolescent, his budding sexuality and simultaneous passion for God.
Where Eagles Soar by Bonnie Leon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(5.00 from 1 review)
A heartless act by her father, leaves Lily brokenhearted and strips away any thread of hope that one day he might love her. She vows to never forgive him and turns to the powerful bond of love she shares with her sweet-spirited mother and her many sisters. Together they share the adventure, beauty and heartache of their wilderness life.
When Grampa was a Mountie by Charles Scheideman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
When Grampa was a Mountie is the third book based on Charlie Scheideman's 27 years of police work in the Interior of BC. The first two - Policing the Fringe and Tragedy on Jackass Mountain - ranked high on the BC bestsellers lists for several months after their release. This book is again a collection of short stories - some are funny, some gruesome, all telling like it was.
Not Another Danger Boy: Volume One by Dan Combs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A light-hearted collection of autobiographical short stories centered on life-changing events: first skydive, first drug overdose, first experience as a primary caregiver. You know, the simple things!
Loving Andrew: A Fifty-Two-Year Story of Down Syndrome by Romy Wyllie
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,130. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In Loving Andrew a mother recounts how the birth of her firstborn son, Andrew, with Down syndrome and the loss to cancer of a second baby start a family’s journey through the maze of parenthood. Woven into Andrew’s story is an informative review of changing attitudes toward the disabled during the last half century, making this a book for everyone.
Machine-Gun Man by George Kelly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
George "Machine-Gun" Kelly was one of the few major criminal legends who lived long enough to tell his own story. The Feds claimed that he was John H. Webb. He claimed he was the real deal: "Machine-Gun" Kelly. People who knew him, believed him. So why did the FBI keep his story from being told on Unsolved Mysteries TV show? Read Machine-Gun Man, and draw your own conclusion.
Dreaming Bears by J. Michael Holloway
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Dreaming Bears is the true story of the rare friendship that develops between a young medical student with deep roots in the South and an elderly Indian couple in the wilds of northeast Alaska. In 1961, Mike Holloway, his brother Ted, and a college friend set our from South Carolina to spend the summer hiking in Arctic Alaska, intending to live off the land.
Demolition Man: Hitler, from Braunau to the Bunker by TD Conner
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 291,930. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Military
Men in the 21st Century must now face the question: did Hitler's Nazi creed really die when he crunched his teeth down on his poison capsule in the damp underground pit where he took his own life? Or does the seething hatred he represented still breathe and fester today?
Who Am I? ~ How My Daughter Taught Me to Let Go and Live Again by Megan Cyrulewski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,060. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
Megan Cyrulewski is an ordinary person who has faced extraordinary challenges and now wants to inspire people and show them that hope gives them the power to survive anything. Who Am I? is about her journey into post-partum depression, anxiety disorder, panic attacks, visits to the psych ward, divorce, domestic violence, law school, and her courageous struggle to survive with her sanity intact...
Their Story by John Gillam
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 135,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Many have written about the conventional military history of WWI with its focus on units and battles, only using personal information to illustrate points of history. This approach perpetuates a generic ANZAC legend that has until now excluded the contribution of family and supportive community groups. Some have written about the grief and impact the losses of the war caused to families at home.
Me: A Rewrite by Anna Maria Jorgensen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A comedic snippet of Anna’s alias life as she comes face-to-lasered-face with her aging face, furrowing brow, sagging butt and lack of “the one." Searching for authenticity, she considers Botox®, tests male-female friendships and tries to rev up to switch from Gucci to Goodwill in pursuit of creativity and… well, anything else! Warning: Swears, sarcasm, politically incorrect ramblings and TMI.
Campbell's Rambles: How a Seeing Eye Dog Retrieved My Life by Patricia L. Fletcher
You set the price! Words: 65,090. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.33 from 3 reviews)
How the author obtained her first guide dog, Campbell: what motivated her, the extensive training she had, the special relationship she developed with her trainer, and the good friends she made. Challenges awaited her back home, including domestic abuse. With honesty, courage, and humor, Patty Fletcher tells an inspiring and informative story of personal development.
Dreaming of Hope Street by Eder Holguin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From Living On The Streets of Medellin, Colombia To Becoming A Successful Entrepreneur in New York Overcoming the odds to find happiness Dreaming of Hope Street is the story of how he went from living in the streets to become a successful entrepreneur. The book is in the classic Coming-of-Age tradition, and proves that, though life can be ugly and brutal, even the most disadvantaged can overcome
The Walk by Jane Burdiak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Walk is a unique and optimistic look at life beyond retirement. Unlike some of pensionable age who look forward to ‘sitting back and taking it easy', Jane Burdiak sees it as a time of renewing and growing, to recapture passions and pleasures, and to indulge in new ones.
Vanished Times by Ines C. Rothen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Born in Switzerland before the Second World War into a large and colourful family, she endured hardship and hard work but also love and laughter, all of which are captured in great detail in this memoir.
Mister Townsend’s Lion - A Baby Boomer’s Tale by P Robinson Dunn
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 95,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
For a child in the 1950s to be part of an adventurous immigrant family in rustic Queensland, Australia was a bit like Swiss Family Robinson meets The Darling Buds of May – with Scottish accents, creepy-crawlies, bushfires, droughts & colloquial language. Highly amusing, beautifully written, Mister Townsend’s Lion – A Baby Boomer’s Tale touches on serious topics, moving from one culture to another.
Loving God by N Kasturi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 145,280. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2014 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
This is the biography of Professor N. Kasturi, the chosen biographer of Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba. This book is his autobiography, his story, his journey to the feet of the Lord, Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba.