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Luzija's Story
By Kay Wright
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A true story of the trials and tribulations of a young girl growing up in war-torn Poland. An in-depth look into the life and times of a true heroine.
Divine Favor: God Acts for You When Your Enemies Act Against You
By Bernard Boulton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Divine Favor: God Acts for You When Your Enemies Act Against You is a spiritual parable written to illustrate an unknown principle about Divine Favor. In this gripping and personal story Pastor Bernard Boulton shares real life examples of his pain and hurt through life and ministry and gives testimony about the hand of God extending favor to him in pivotal moments throughout his life.
Bryan Adams: A Fretted Biography - The First Six Albums
By Mark Duffett
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This detailed but accessible biography explores the meteoric recording career of Bryan Adams and his first six albums. Based on the book, of the same name that was first published in 1994, this lightly updated edition explores Adams’ early meteoric recording career, ‘ordinary guy’ persona, and unfolding political commitment.
Knowing Alma
By Susan Pastorius
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Knowing Alma is a vibrant return to the classical American memoir. Susan Pastorius weaves the threads forming the fabric of a loving family and the times she spent growing up with her grandparents that helped to mold her personality and gave her strength of character. She openly and honestly reveals herself, and those around her, in this coming of age tale of her life from ages five to eighteen.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 5)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 75,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroic rescues, good deeds, and kindness.
Call-Red-Major
By Paul S. Medland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,670. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
a biography of a emergency trained ambulance man. explaining the reasons for joining the services, the training, and the stress incurred and their lasting effects. not a diary or a copy of a blog, but the real thoughts and feelings experienced when dealing with various scenarios within the national health service, private and voluntary sectors.
Ho Chi Minh, Johnsy and I
By Tony Lourensen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Follow "Shorty" an Australian soldier, on his tour of duty in the war in Vietnam. No blood, gore or guts in this work - just a collection of simple,fascinating and quirky stories that could only come from one who was there. A soldier's experiences of the ridiculous events and situations in which he found himself. He survives to return to a hostile land and questions himself as to his involvement
Burned Balls and Other Good Times
By Bryan Ratushniak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Burned Balls and Other Good Times is an account of twenty-five years of the life of a Toronto firefighter. The stories are written much like a diary. It's unedited,opinionated and raw. But the stories are true. Some are funny. Some are disturbing as hell,but all are the things the author has lived through,by the grace of God some just barely, and how he's paid in both physical and mental pain.
Letters to My Sons
By Richard Crasta
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
"Oedipus Rex," "King Lear," and the terrors of a Greek tragedy, and Kafka's definition of the perfect book: all these come together in this journal of a father's soul. For 16 years, the author raised his three children in Long Island, New York, often as a stay-at-home father, taking his sons out for ice creams, walks in the park, bicycling, car rides . . . until something happened.
EINSTEIN, HOUDINI, JEHOVAH & other disturbed souls
By Richard Rubacher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,880. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Biography
Einstein, Houdini, Jehovah (the dark side of God), Charlie Sheen & 12 others are discussed.
Swimming Upstream: A Memoir
By Constance Richardson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,300. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Living in Paris with titled relatives one year, and then in a small college in Vermont the next, the author was already learning to swim upstream in this memoir that covers Richardson’s life from the early 1950s into the 1970s.
The Fathers We Find
By Charles P. Ries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,230. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“Charles Ries' novel The Father's We Find reminds me of Frank McCourt's (Angela's Ashes, "Tis, Teacher Man) memoirs with their keen attention to character and strong voice. Ries' characters' voices are ring loud and clear, I can hear them calling, long after putting the book down." ---- Karla Huston Winner of The Main Street Rag 2003 Chapbook Contest
My Journey with Carli
By Curtis Walker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this story, the author shares his personal experiences during his many visits with Carli Ward, a 25-year-old woman with Asperger’s Syndrome, who had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. The author covers his emotional first meeting with Carli through to her eventual death eight months later, adding details of her background and life story.
A Luminous Future
By Teodor Flonta
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
(5.00 from 19 reviews)
The Second World War is over but the lives of the inhabitants of Lupoaia (Valley of the Wolves), a little village in Transylvania, are thrown into turmoil with the imposition of drastic, senseless changes by a new regime, intent on creating a new man for a new society. The new totalitarian government threatens to eliminate the Flonta family by declaring Teodor's father an 'enemy of the people.'
And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life
By Megan Morrison
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Evolved Publishing brings you a story of friendship, family, and coming of age, in Megan Morrison's memoir, "And Then It Rained: Lessons for Life." ~~~~~~~~~~ Would you do it again… would you give Maya the letter? Some who know about it have asked me, as if I could actually turn back time. Would I give her the letter, knowing it would push her away?
All In My Head
By Troy Sheppard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
23-year-old drug addict Josh is getting ready to hit bottom. A slave to drugs, he has nothing left to lose and searches for meaning in the worst days of his life. The desperation of his addiction has continued to progress to the point where he makes the decision to take his own life with an overdose of morphine. Barely surviving his attempt at suicide, he is sent to a drug treatment center.
Why Martin Luther King Jr had to die and will Barack Hussein Obama suffer the same fate
By J. Jackson Owensby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
An investigative reporter takes a hard, deep look into the true motives behind Martin Luther ing's death and the possiblity of an attempt to assassinate Barack Hussein Obama.
My Way Home
By David Luchuk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,510. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My Way Home is a true story. Greg thinks he has the world on a string. He is a teenager, with his whole life ahead of him, when a devastating illness snatches it all away. Once the crisis ends, his real struggle begins. My Way Home is an honest and unflinching look at a catastrophe that hits without warning, told by Greg himself as it happens. Fighting against death, Greg finds a new way to live.
Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn
By Carolyn McDonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A cleverly written memoir comprised of a collection of colorful essays, "Influentia: 50 Years on Earth as it is in Carolyn" celebrates the 50 most influential people, places and things in the life of award winning producer Carolyn McDonald.
Wilhelm Reich: una biografía personal
By Ilse Ollendorff Reich
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: Spanish. Published: May 22, 2012 by Peter Reich. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Social scientists & psychologists
Esta biografía de Wilhelm Reich capta la historia del brillante aprendiz de Freud quien declaró La revolución sexual y describió La función del orgasmo en la década de 1920, pero cayó en desgracia con el gobierno de los Estados Unidos en la década de1950 con sus afirmaciones sobre la energía orgón. El fue sentenciado a prisión y sus libros fueron quemados por el gobierno en 1956. Murió en 1957