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My Bipolar Backpack
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this powerful memoir, My Bipolar Backpack, Susan Ralphe employs sharp storytelling skills honed over a long, newspaper-reporting career to tell her own story of long-term, heart-wrenching bipolar madness and recovery from it.
Love Life, with Parrots
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Men come and go; parrots are forever. A woman struggles with loss, feelings of inadequacy, and a head injury while looking for her life partner in all the wrong places. As the number of birds in her life increases, so do the complications and delights. In this heart-lifting tale of love and redemption, the birds impact the author all out of proportion to their combined one-pound weight.
Behind Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Adventure » Action
"Behind Sight" is a #1 best selling true story about a young man who lost everything when a drunk driver swerved into his lane killing his best friend. Billy's mangled body eventually healed, but his mind and spirit were lost somewhere in the pile of wreckage. Billy Garrett draws you into a deeply moving story of how the power of relentless perseverance can draw hope from devastation and loss.
Cowboy Sweethearts
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
Stars and Flowers
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
During her many years as an outdoors columnist in the ’80s and ’90s, Evelyn Klahre Anderson spoke to political figures, Broadway stars, famous scientists, astronauts, recording artists, network newsmen, environmentalists, comedians, and even former presidents and their wives in her quest to learn the impact that plants and flowers had on the lives of these larger than life personalities.
A Real Apprentice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,320. Language: British English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
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Retired Aircraft Engineer progressed from apprentice to Planning, Production Engineer to Senior Prod: Engineer, following 5 year diversion into Traffic Management. From early retirement became a sub contract consultant using engineering experience in Space Engineering, Aircraft, Nuclear. During the cold war I traveled East & West Germany, Czechoslovakia, France, Belgium, Ardenne by motorcycle.
The Return Ticket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the story of a 1941 British Rail ticket and its journey from the UK to Singapore, Malaya and Thailand, eventually returning back to the UK four years after issue. Along the way, it sampled the delights of Cape Town, the hostile environment of the Malayan jungle, the horrors of working and surviving in various Japanese POW camps, and the joy of reunion with its owner’s wife and child.
Coleshanger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,770. Language: British English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » European
“If it can be said a village has a life, then this is a biography.” Norman Williams (1908-1969)
Richard Weaver's Life Story
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
After an abusive upbringing Richard Weaver became a Christian through the testimonies of some Christians. He went on to become the rough-tongued evangelist.
The Life of David Brainerd
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 43,480. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
David Brainerd’s life is a powerful testimony to show how God can use those who cry out to Him, to accomplish amazing things for His glory.
The Life of Charles Morton
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $9.59 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
After his conversion, Charles Morton spent his time preaching across the country. Crowds flocked to hear him and sinners were saved.
The Life of Dwight L. Moody
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography looks at the life of D. L. Moody, from a poor upbringing to his ministry on the streets of Chicago, where many souls were saved.
Raven's Flight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This autobiography tells the fascinating tale of a woman's life through 7 decades from World War II into the 21st century, a journey of growing up and growing wiser in America.
Last Days of the Martyrs
Series: Classic Biography. Price: $11.19 USD. Words: 51,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by John Ritchie. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Andrew Bonar focuses upon early Christian martyrs and then considers the persecution faced by Pre-Reformation martyrs such as John Huss and Jerome of Prague.
Ao Anoitecer
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Mas neste lamaçal, nem tudo foi negativo, pois eles (reformados, aposentados e pensionistas) foram nomeados como principais donos do país, certamente por antiguidade, e por isso escolhidos para assumirem, com maior peso, as dívidas resultantes de tanta “inteligência”, mediante o crime de “abuso de confiança”, forma suave de apelidar o acto de quem fez uso dos valores que lhes ficaram à guarda! …
Ao Anoitecer
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 69,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Os mais jovens que, em princípio, não se revêem nesta prosa, terão o privilégio de conhecer o passado de alguns dos seus conhecidos, perceber o porquê de algumas atitudes e opções que até então lhes pareciam “menos adequadas” e, em algumas das imagens, poderão encontrar elementos importantes que, no futuro, lhes servirão para enriquecer a sua formação.
Summer with the Indians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Summer with the Indians is my personal memoir as a boy working in the migrant orchards of the Okanogan in 1961. The book also provides an opportunity to see the Native American from a different perspective as I share some additional insight and experiences in the years that followed.
El Aroma del Mastranto
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,830. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
Narración hecha a través de cartas a una amiga, de un viaje realizado por una niña de doce años desde España a Venezuela durante el verano del año 2.012
Fifty Shades of Arugula at the Psychiatric Salad Bar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Political
This book is a diverse collection of short satirical pieces. There are rants against the Social Security Admin ; the customer service of Comcast, the perks of being a monopoly and a story about the shared horror of a trip to the RMV. Stories of life experiences include my first visit to an ashram: being one of the last people on earth to get a cell phone; and a trip to the Nervous Hospital.
Procesos del arte en El Salvador
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014 by Ernesto Panamá. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Dentro de un nuevo concepto y un nuevo contexto social de difusión del arte nacional, este libro documenta una selecta recopilación de obras que pertenecen principalmente a colecciones de carácter público como las del Museo Forma, conservadas por la Fundación Julia Díaz, y las de la Colección Nacional, que son propiedad del Estado, y también a colecciones particulares o de los propios artistas.