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Interpreneur
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / internet marketing, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The true story of how burnt out BT worker Simon Coulson went from redundancy to millionaire. A fascinating story of how he set up a series of online businesses and ended up holiday on Necker Island with Sir Richard Branson, speaking alongside president Bill Clinton, and performing live at the London O2 arena. Read this amazing journey and learn what to do and what not to do !
180 Days Abroad with the Chinese Locals: What Textbooks and Classrooms Don't Tell Us About China
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"180 Days Abroad with the Chinese Locals" is from an American, who worked and lived in China and learned the Chinese way of life from the locals.
Pulpits and Plain Sailing
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. 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.
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
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.
Lost Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Naivety and Innocence under siege. - The on-going saga of an inspirational life. Will the abuse, inconsideration and manipulation continue? Shock, surprise, tears and laughter will all be yours as this innocent woman seeks to re-align and reorganise her life. You will be amazed at how strong our human spirits may be.
Butterflies of a Brief Summer: Mémoires – Les Souvenirs sont faits de tels Moments
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,840. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Is a life to be measured by decades lived, or by formative moments shared? On reflection, do we hold dearest the ephemeral nature of experiences, each perfect in its own time and place? The writer shares the stories that shaped her own personal journey. A light-hearted autobiography set in places as diverse as Australia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tanzania, Iraq and Poland.
Paula & Me
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 87,230. Language: Australian English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
JJ, Paula and their two sons were a normal Australian family... until a three-year posting to Papua New Guinea became the catalyst for an exciting, unexpected but welcome future travelling and working in some of the most remote and challenging places in outback Australia… and loving it! This is a story of lust for life, luck and, above all, love.
Abandoned by the Vatican
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.
Resilient Ruin: A memoir of hopes dashed and reclaimed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,250. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A teenage orphan rebels against her cruel guardian. Living on dreams, rock ‘n’ roll, and moonlit kisses, she doesn’t know she will fall far before she can build a better life. Set in the stormy Sixties, her story reflects the times. If you like tales with brave, unaffected heroines; striking scenes; and tension that grips you page after page, you’ll love this memoir of forgiveness and survival.
Worst Thanksgiving Ever Trilogy
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 53,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
What would you do if your spouse used the police and courts to harm you? What would you do if your child was abducted in a foreign country? How would you survive homeless and broke in a foreign country? "Worst Thanksgiving Ever Trilogy" combines Dr. Mangold's 3 accounts of his trials before, during, and after the abduction of his son Benjamin in Nicaragua one tragic Thanksgiving weekend.
Heart of a Warrior
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.
The Wish to Live Deliberately: Building a Cabin and its Consequences
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
The last few years I’ve been spending my summers and, as you read below, one Christmas, in the forest in central New Brunswick. I bought a large wooded acreage, built a cabin over a summer, and since then I’ve returned every year, discarding the attraction of the phone and the internet, and immersing myself in the forest.
Coming Up Short
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a multifaceted treat: a sparkling collection of T.V. LoCicero’s best short fiction and non-fiction penned over the past five decades—14 stories, memoirs, essays and occasional pieces that are by turns brilliant, hilarious, moving and insightful.
The Silence of Morning: A Memoir of Time Undone
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The Silence of Morning is many things. A determined and inspired spiritual journey that flows from a deep longing for answers around the greatest life mysteries. A courageous exploration of a fast-paced world that has "no time" for grief. Social and cultural realities that expose the roots of addiction--its endless forms, its many guises--also come to light within this poignant story of loss.
Screaming in Silence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Screaming In Silence is the true story of domestic violence and child abuse from the inside. It is a story of fear and loss, but also of resilience and empowerment, of reaching post traumatic growth and turning circumstances around in order to help others. An important read for anyone who has experienced violence and abuse, whether personally or through a friend or family member.
Tiger in the Dark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"The year 1985 is drawing to a close. I am 25 and pregnant with my first child, and something just feels wrong." In Tiger in the Dark, Marisette Edwards-van Linden van den Heuvell shares the harrowing and yet uplifting story of her fight with cancer.
Rhesus Negative
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.
In the Driving Seat
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.
A Clint Eastwood Biography: 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.