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Trees Grow Over Fences
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Schooling for five-year-olds in Trinidad and Tobago became compulsory in the mid-60s. She was a frail little girl, at the end of primary school, she was not given a place at a secondary school because she ‘failed’ to attain the necessary grade. She felt defeated. It was at that point she decided to defy expectations. She saw a glimmer of hope. Dreaming was once again- possible.
Cranial Capacity 1400cc
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,370. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rural France and a house renovation, a radio station and holiday rentals. Rob Godfrey's fourth memoir covers the decade between 2007 and 2017, a period that saw some momentous events in history.
Churchill on the Riviera: Winston Churchill, Wendy Reves and the Villa La Pausa Built by Coco Chanel
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 91,010. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Churchill on the Riviera by Nancy Smith tells the story of how a villa on the Riviera tied a world leader, a fashion icon, and a world renowned model together with many of the most famous people and events of the twentieth century.
Living On The Edge
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 37,670. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
If you have been diagnosed with End-Stage Renal Failure, or any other Chronic Degenerative Disease, this book may be helpful in supporting yourself as a patient, a family member, or a friend whose personal life has been massively influenced by such a calamity.
Johnny De Silver FDA: Reflections of a Candy Cop
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 121,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
You would think working for the Food and Drug Administration would be humdrum and routine... but it seldom was. From assignments that included inspections of the cosmetic industry, to white-collar violations and even undercover investigations, no two assignments were the same. This is the true story of the life of investigator #768 in the FDA from 1960 to 1964.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.
The Delirium of the Liberator
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Essay » Political
As an outstanding hero in world history, Bolívar built networks of democracy and independence in six republics, commanded in the field of battle more than a million soldiers of different nationalities, participated in 14 military campaigns, wrote several constitutions and fought in more of 400 battles against the powerful Spanish empire in Latin America settled until the early nineteenth century.
Paddling Down the Darling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In the 1970s I had drifted down the Darling River in western New South Wales. An eighteen month trip in a ten-foot boat with no motor. I had adventure, found love, and experienced a personal awakening (sometimes referred to as a breakdown). Then in 2010 I returned to the Darling, and just in case I missed something, I did the same trip in 2012 and in 2013.
Growing Up: Farm Life & Basketball in the 1940s & '50s
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
FAMILY, FARM WORK AND PLAY; BASKETBALL AT UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON; WINNING 1962 NIT. Born in 1941, Hal Schoen grew up on a farm in a family of 15. The first in his family to attend college, he obtained a basketball scholarship from legendary UD coach Tom Blackburn. A story of a long-gone world of working with neighbors, radio entertainment, few telephones, unsupervised play, and sports just for fun.
Fish Out Of Water
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Fish Out Of Water is a fantastically raw account of the struggles and difficulties faced by athletes as they transition from a world of eilitism into a 'normal' existence. With very honest and brave contributions from some of Australia's best female athletes including Libby Trickett, Petria Thomas, Jess Schipper, Samantha Riley and Sarah Ryan. Get your copy today!
Delirio del Libertador
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,870. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Essay » Political
Biografía del héroe universal, Simón Bolívar quien construyó redes de democracia en seis repúblicas independientes; comandó en la guerra a mas de un millón de soldados de diferentes nacionalidades, participó en 14 campañas militares, redactó varias constituciones y combatió en mas de 400 batallas contra el poderoso imperio español asentado en Latinoamérica durante casi cuatro siglos.
Martes de Horror
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: Spanish. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Impactante relato del obrero puertorriqueño William Rodríguez, quien laboraba como aseador de las escaleras de la torre norte del World Trade Center y por razón de su oficio poseía una llave maestra que le permitía acceso a todos los pisos de la edificación, con la que abrió muchas puertas y salvó a decenas de personas que estaban atrapadas en la torre norte.
LE VAN VIEN The Tiger of Saigon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Indochina, after the second world war, experienced great upheavals that would highlight players who would battle for the control of areas in their possession. Ho Chi Minh kept hold the North of the country, the South was the scene of clashes between the nationalist Vietnamese, politico-religious movements and the Binh Xuyen, a criminal group that languished in the Cholon area, in West of Saigon.
The Ghetto Valedictorian
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,470. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is about how a young boy from the inner city hood was able to defy the odds and become successful.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
Anna Leonowens: A Life Beyond 'The King and I'
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Anna Leonowens was famous for tutoring the children and wives of King Maha Mongkut (Rama IV) of Siam (now Thailand). Yet she disguised her lowly birth in India and pretended to be an English Governess. In her spare time, she travelled alone to Russia and wrote several books, including the fabulous bestseller, The English Governess at the Siamese Court, which astonished the world.
Reiki - One Student to Another
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 88,690. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017 by BadgerDesign. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Reiki - One Student to Another invites readers into the life and continued learning & development of its author Phillip Hawkins. Many of you will be familiar with Phillips work this book gives an insight into how he came to be a Teacher, mentor, and student of Reiki. Developing his own style challenging others to re-assess their own belief systems.
A World Without Smells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine living in a world where smells do not exist. How does food taste without smells and how do you avoid eating bad food? How do you keep yourself and your surroundings clean if no smells can tell you things are dirty? In this book Lars Lundqvist tells you about his anosmic life without a sense of smell, of a world where everyone around him perceives a dimension that never existed to him.
The Sun Will Always Rise
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is a reflection of my life and how I had to make tough decisions that make me who I am today. I am an advocate for conscious living and are in tune with my life now. As a child, you grow up with the hope and wish that your life will be perfect.
Deep Water
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A riveting memoir, Deep Water, was finally penned by Shakita in late 2015. Shakita, growing up on the Southside of Montgomery, AL, never thought that she would grow up to have a story that would touch and heal so many people, while also providing healing for herself. Grab some tissue, a blanket, a big slice of Red Velvet cake and dive into Deep Water.