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Dennis and Greer: A Love Story by Molly Gould
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,440. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Dennis and Greer is a nonfiction love story told through letters and journals between 2 college students during the Vietnam era. This nonfiction that reads like fiction is perfect for lovers of memoir, historical romance, and historical fiction.
It Took Me a Lifetime to Be Twenty by Luciano Roccia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Luciano Roccia. A man of many talents. Doctor, smuggler, soldier, lover, sailor, surgeon, game keeper and pioneer of acupuncture in the western world. A life of women, adventures and surgery. You will not be able to put this book down.
Girl, Taken: A True Story of Abduction, Captivity and Survival by Elena Nikitina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"An astonishing, inspiring true story of abduction, war and survival" - Brian Whitney, author of SUBVERSIVE. In the fall of 1994, 21-year-old Elena Nikitina disappeared. Drugged and kidnapped by a group of Chechen gangsters, she was taken to Chechnya and held in a tiny room. Through eight horrifying months of captivity, and the outbreak of a genocidal war, all that kept her alive was hope.
The Elephant Chaser's Daughter by Shilpa Raj
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When you are a female born into a poor Indian family, the odds are already stacked greatly against you. The human drama captured in this memoir is nothing short of amazing – the struggle between the two worlds of one’s existence. Written with raw honesty and grit, this is a deeply moving memoir of a young woman confronting her ‘untouchable’ status and her aspirations for a good future.
Undefeated: From Tragedy to Triumph by Marc Buoniconti
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Marc Buoniconti, son of an NFL Hall of Fame legend Nick Buoniconti, enjoyed an admittedly reckless lifestyle until a paralyzing football injury changed his outlook and pushed him to dedicate himself to helping others.
To Hell and Back: A Former Hells Angel’s Story of Recovery and Redemption by Joe Calendino
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A gripping portrait of a notorious Vancouver gangster and Hells Angels elite who descended into a life of homelessness and addiction, ultimately redeeming himself through award-winning youth advocacy.
Diplomat, Dissident, Spook by Lisa Warden
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
For his first posting, a fresh-faced Canadian diplomat and his young family are dispatched straight into the belly of the beast: the USSR in full-on Cold War mode. Next stop, Havana – with an additional assignment: clandestine intelligence gathering for the CIA. Espionage and intrigue abound in this fast-paced, timely, and compelling memoir. With a foreword by Mikhail Gorbachev.
We're Queer And We Should Be Here by Darryl Telles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,580. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Darryl Telles's sexuality is as important to him as his passion for Tottenham Hotspur, yet like other gay football supporters, he has had to endure decades of abuse from homophobic fans. Homosexuality is still so reviled that there is not a single `out' gay player in the top four tiers of the Football League. This is the story.
El santo que libertó una raza by Angel Valtierra
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 16, 2017 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
La vida y la obra de San Pedro Claver constituyen admirable ejemplo de dedicación, amor a la humanidad, defensa de los derechos humanos y absoluta fidelidad a Dios. Como sacerdote jesuíta enviado desde España a la Nueva Granada, para de evangelizar esclavos africanos secuestrados y luego vendidos por codiciosos e inescrupulosos comerciantes de seres humanos. Su labor fue excepcional y sin par.
Anthony Vatore's Steinwinter Conspiracy by Anthony Vatore
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 57,210. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
It was, tagged ‘The Truck of the Future, known as the Steinwinter 2040. Prior to coming on the scene, no one had ever heard of it or the men known as Manfred Steinwinter, and WC Presley. However, time proved any connection to all three created a conspiracy like never seen before in the state of Tennessee, that would reach all the way to Stuttgart Germany.
Running With Ghosts: A Memoir of Surviving Childhood Cancer by Matt Tullis
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2017 by The Sager Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
Author Matt Tullis reminds us that surviving childhood cancer can be a challenge as formidable as fighting for your life—and more enduring. As an adult,he began to be haunted by the memories of all the friends and caregivers he’d left behind on the cancer ward of Akron Children’s Hospital and decided to seek them out. A beautiful true story about friendship, loss and closure.
Wild Road Home: Memoir of an Adventuress by Christina Nealson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
She’s not sure where she's going but that's okay. Traveling solo, she hands intuition the wheel and heeds the call to trust. To let awe transmute terror, fear become resolve. Never alone, her messengers are many: human and tree, fur and feather. Somewhere, she knows, there is a piece of her that resides in a home like no other. It sits at the end of a wild road, a nervy procession of initiations
Betrayed by Frederic H Martini
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,950. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
In 1944, Staff Sergeant Frederic C. Martini’s bomber was shot down over France. He was captured by the Gestapo and, along with 167 other Allied airmen, sent to Buchenwald concentration camp to await execution. He survived—but just barely. When he returned home, the US government, the Army, and the VA denied his accounts to protect Nazi specialists brought to the US with fabricated histories.
Samuel Johnson: A Biography by John Wain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 192,250. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
John Wain presents a major biography of England's greatest man of letters. He describes how "Johnson often mixed with people who were desperate human wrecks, some of whom were close friends; to the end of his life he filled house with people who were not successes in the eyes of the world, yet at the same time he conversed on equal and better than equal terms."
The Lost Intruder, the Search for a Missing Navy Jet by Peter Hunt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In 1989, a U.S. Navy A-6 Intruder crashed off Whidbey Island, Washington. The Navy's search for the jet came up empty handed. Former Navy pilot Peter Hunt knew the lost Intruder well, as the jet came from his squadron; he had flown that aircraft. Hunt long imagined the thrill of finding the sunken A-6. In 2014 he struck out to find the missing A-6 while battling young onset Parkinson's disease.
The Great Escape: The Inside Story of the Dannemora Prison Escape by Paul "Doc" Gaccione
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Written in his own unique style, Author Paul “Doc” Gaccione covers his experiences as a prisoner in this maximum security facility during the time of the Danemora Prison Escape.
de Kennedy à Madonna by Daniel Ichbiah
Price: $4.77 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: French. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Kennedy, Bob Dylan, Mazarine, Serge Gainsbourg, Madonna... 17 destinées exceptionnelles sont dépeintes dans ce récit. Ce livre est constitué d'une série d'écrits que j'ai réalisés au fil des années et qui ont connu une popularité marquante. Gageons que vous frissonnerez en découvrant comment Steve Jobs et Bill Gates ont bataillé au fil des années, comment est née la chanson Imagine de Lennon ou
The Extraordinary Case of Sister Liguori by Maureen McKeown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The remarkable but true story of a young Irish nun who flees her convent in Wagga Wagga, NSW, barefoot, in her nightgown, on a foggy winter’s night in 1920, setting the scene for a religious storm unprecedented in Australia’s history. She finds refuge in the home of local Protestants who refuse to disclose her whereabouts to the Catholic authorities.
Stairlift to Heaven 3 - Almost There by Terry Ravenscroft
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In the latest volume of the Stairlift to Heaven series Terry Ravenscroft, his wife The Trouble, and his best friend Atkins are at it once more, growing older and even more disgracefully than ever.
Only Time - A Memoir of Twin Flames by Shannon Addison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Shannon and Jack met when they were just twelve and thirteen years old. It was love at first site for them their attraction was magnetic. But it was not their time to be together and the universe conspired to keep them apart. This is a True story of Twin Flames reunited after forty long years apart. A Memoir of their lives before they met, how they met and beyond.