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Between the Knife and the Sock: Story of an Immigrant Doberman by Inder Sandhu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
It takes a certain amount of insanity to pursue goals not driven by success but by hope to make a difference. Out of the depths of despair arises compassion. From a picturesque town in India, Inder and his Doberman puppy Speed begin their international existential adventure together.
My Ideal Partner: How I Met, Married, And Cared For The Man I Loved Despite Debilitating Odds by Abbie Johnson Taylor
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In September 2005, Abbie Johnson married Bill Taylor, 19 years her senior and blind. Three months later, he suffered the first of two strokes that confined him to a wheelchair. Here, the author tells the story of how she met, married, and then cared for Bill for six years, detailing both the happy times and the hard ones. After one month in a nursing home, Bill Taylor passed away in October 2012.
Etta "Granny" Nichols: Last of the Old-Time Midwives by Sharon Smith-Ledford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This book includes a detailed history of the Appalachian Mountains and its people dating back to 1835 in an area called Del Rio, Tennessee. A biography of Etta's life from her birth in 1897 up to her death in 1994 tells how her chosen profession of being a midwife led to National fame. Her story offers inspiration, showing how her caring and loving spirit touched everyone that knew her.
The Canister X Transmission: Year Two - Collected Newsletters by A.P. Fuchs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016 by Coscom Entertainment. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Running weekly, The Canister X Transmission was sent to readers worldwide and they received updates from the desk of A.P. Fuchs. The newsletter covered four main topics: Writing/Creating/Publishing, Project Analysis, Creator Spotlight, Weekly Ramble. Exclusive to this collection is a special Issue Fifty-three A newsletter. Welcome to The Canister X Transmission: Year Two.
The Rangity Tango Kids by Lorraine Rominger
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
The Rangity Tango Kids is the story of a fifth-generation, German Catholic farm family in 1950s and 1960s California, narrated by the eldest of 17 grandchildren. Born into a loving, hard-working, highly competitive family, and united by a strong faith, every day was an adventure growing up on a bucolic American farm, a way of life that is rapidly disappearing.
HOMEWARD BOUND by Bill van Bommel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
I had to dig out 40 years’ worth of sailing logs and numerous notes on the life I have lived and the places I have seen. I then began to appreciate what a privileged life I have been given.
Paper Rings by Teodor Flonta
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Teodor is just twenty-two, a student struggling to survive under the regime of President Ceauşescu. One day his world is turned upside down when Ariella, a young Italian girl arrives in the city. For him it is love at first sight. But there is one big obstacle: contact between Romanians and Westerners is not allowed by the laws of the tyrannical regime. Will they be able to continue their romance?
Newswomen: Twenty-Five Years of Front-Page Journalism by Joyce Hoffmann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,210. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
NEWSWOMEN: TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF FRONT-PAGE JOURNALISM is an anthology of stellar work by 17 seventeen great female literary and investigative reporters whose newspaper writing has garnered awards over the past quarter century. Each chapter features a bio, a selected story, and an author’s afterwords prepared especially for this book.
The Invisible Hand of God at Work An Extraordinary God Experienced in an Ordinary Life by Larry Burd
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 122,620. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
There are many references to “the hand of God” or “the hand of the Lord” in the Old & New Testaments. God’s invisible hand is at work in the lives of people who trust Him & walk obediently with Him. God’s hand saves, guides, provides, heals & performs miracles, but remains unseen to the human eye. This book is about the invisible hand of an extraordinary God at work in the life of an ordinary man.
Warrior in the Ring: The life of Marvin Camel, Native American world champion boxer by Brian D'Ambrosio
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by Riverbend Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Brian D’Ambrosio’s gripping biography captures the drama, danger, beauty, and ugliness of boxing, of Indian life on reservations, and especially, of the life of a stereotype-shattering man who inspired his people and boxing fans everywhere with his courage, achievements, and great warrior heart.
The Crane Dance: Taking Flight in Midlife by William Finger
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 104,100. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This memoir recounts how job loss triggered Finger to come to grips with long buried guilt as a white Mississippian and a family history of depression. His responses to major life transitions had hobbled him in dealing with fatherhood, breadwinning, and vocation. Drawing on the men’s movement, expressive arts, meditation, anti-depressants and therapy, he discovered a new vitality for life.
An Inconvenient Life: My Unconventional Career as a Wellsite Geologist by Amanda Barlow
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
Follow the unconventional career of Geologist Amanda Barlow as she details a career spanning over 30 years that has got her to where she is today – a Wellsite Geologist working in the offshore oil and gas industrya career spanning over 30 years
Things Lost and Sometimes Foiund by Paul Buckley
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 98,960. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I don’t know about you but it’s the small things in life that fascinate me. Some advice. Don’t put up with a 70 birthday it you’re not ready to be seventy. Just rename it. How often have you read instructions telling you even a child can assemble it. Don’t believe them. What to do when a belligerent 12 year old boy starts throwing stones through your neighbour’s living room window. It might feel l
Leave a Legacy of Wisdom: A Process to Inspire Sharing Your Stories, Values & Insights by Iris Barratt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 116,550. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Do the right thing for your family and future generations now! Embrace this opportunity to pass on your values, insights, wisdom and understandings to those you love. The questions presented in this fun process are designed to lead you into discovering and clarifying the depth of wisdom that your life experiences truly do hold. You are important and so is your life! Embrace it and share it now!
Questing Marilyn: In Search Of My Holy Grail, Personal Growth Through Travel by Marilyn Barnicke Belleghem M.Ed.
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 129,810. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
Travel with Marilyn on a quest for Self discovery as she journeys through England and Ireland. Using the Holy Grail as a metaphor for her search for the essence of her authentic self, Marilyn shares personal thoughts, feelings, beliefs and challenges so you will feel you are along on her trip. Learn life skills that are incorporated into relationship issues as events do not meet her expectations.
Roman's War : A Childhood Lost by Sacha Quinn
Price: $7.68 USD. Words: 58,710. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This is the true story of Roman, a young Polish boy whose childhood abruptly ends when he is taken for forced labour under the German Nazi regime. He needs to keep his wits as he builds secret airfields, helps many Jews escape certain death, collaborates with the resistance movement and finally unable to evade capture experiences both extreme brutality and the prospect of his own demise.
Author of Liberty: My Story of America by Michael T. George
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Experience the stories that truly define America as One Nation Under God. Follow the incredible true life stories of eight individuals whose lives define the American principle of liberty. From the terrors of Afghanistan to the beaches of Normandy and small towns across the fruited plains, these chronicled events of life, liberty, faith, and freedom will renew your soul and lift your spirit.
Soviet_Air_Force by Bridget Sevigny, Sr
Price: $22.00 USD. Words: 81,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Crew skill of Soviet Air Forces is 5+. Combined formations (used with 'Formations' module) Soviet Air Forces may combine different types of two-engine low-level bombers within one formation.
A Sugary Frosting: A Memoir of a Girlhood Spent in a Parsonage by Denis Ledoux & Martha Blowen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Sugary Frosting / A Memoir of A Girlhood Spent in a Parsonage and How I Survived Being a Preacher's Kid This memoir reveals an underside of being the preacher's kid, a public role that is rife with challenges of supporting your minister father and your minister's-wife mother and of becoming yourself, a person they may not have expected to come out of their household.