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Porcelain Soldier: Discovering Gratitude in Cancer
By Kelli Davis
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 20,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
At age twenty-eight, Kelli Davis is young, in a promising relationship, and has just embarked on an exciting, fulfilling career that she is passionate about and is taking her places. Then, one night, she is rushed to the emergency room for severe pain in her arm, and is discharged three hours later with a completely unexpected diagnosis: cancer.
A Parrot In My Soup
By Andy Frazier
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Andy Frazier is an author who has lived in France for almost five years. In the main he has gotten used to it by now, but sometimes he still complains. This is a collection of stories about his life, his thoughts and, very often, his dislikes over a two year period. Usually hilarious, occasionaly tragic, sometimes satirical, mostly unusual.
Houses of Sand
By Judy MacDonnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Judy MacDonnell recounts her experiences working as a Physical Therapist for the largest oil company in the world, in Saudi Arabia. Open the pages and peek into a world most can never experience, a world expatriates called the Magic Kingdom.
Chronicles of an Airman: Discovering Purpose 6,500 Miles from Home
By Ryaja Johnson Rhone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,530. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Chronicles of an Airman: Discovering Purpose 6,500 Miles from Home takes you on an unprecedented, exciting journey of professional, personal and spiritual growth. Experience a different side of deployed life than what you see, hear, or read in the media. You will laugh out loud, cry softly and take pause to reflect on your own life. The journey will resonate in your heart and mind.
Classic TV Trivia & Tidbits - 1950's to 1970's
By Grahame Stanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A look at the classic TV shows from the 1950's to 1970's. It covers ten shows from each decade including Adventures of Superman, Mickey Mouse Club, Perry Mason, The Fugitive, My Three Sons, All in the Family, Dallas and Happy Days. Read about the shows, the stars and all the trivia.
Thirty Years in September
By Kate Genovese
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,730. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When sixteen year old Kate Genovese went to visit her sister Denise in the hospital in 1968, she claims "something clicked that very moment, I wanted to make Denise better again, heal her shattered body and make her laugh ... I couldn't put words to my feelings, but I knew I wanted to do more then just visit" That day Kate discovered her calling in life, nursing.
Muj Pribeh - Nevyzpytatelne Cesty Osudu
By Hannah Jane
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: Czech. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The incredible story of a great love that overnight turned into a nightmare. About one amazing woman who had a fight with the adversity of fate from the first steps of birth until today, but she did not loose nothing of her beauty, courage, believe for good and strong faith to the God, who became as her spare father, guide and protector
Destination Tent City, AZ
By Mark Feuerer
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,510. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Ever since the Arizona prison Tent City was established in 1993, it has been making headlines. This “as told to” account chronicles a two-year period of a young woman’s life after she, like so many Americans, made the fateful decision to drink and drive. Her story should give readers pause the next time they decide to drive away from happy hour. Especially if they happen to be in Arizona.
If I gave you God's phone number....Searching for Spirituality in America
By Mare Cromwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Imagine calling God directly on the phone... What would you say to Him? And what do you think God might say back to you? This unique spiritual memoir is framed by twenty-one interviews ranging from a death row inmate to children, all of whom give inspirational and sometimes controversial responses to the over-arching question: "If I gave you God's phone number, what would you do with it?"
Songs of an Irish Poet: The Mary O'Leary Story
By Brian Brennan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Brian Brennan's biography of one of the most celebrated Irish-language folk poets of the 19th century. It includes English translations of her entire canon.
27 Views of Chapel Hill
By Daniel Wallace
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Legions of writers who call this famous Southern college town home create a portrait of the town, capturing its sense of place in essays, short stories, poems, and book excerpts that reflect the social, historic and literary fabric of Chapel Hill. The 27 contributors include Wells Tower, Elizabeth Spencer, Will Blythe, Lawrence Naumoff, Daphne Athas, Nic Brown, William Leuchtenburg, Alan Shapiro.
Songs of the Universal Vagabond
By Red Haircrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011 by Flying With Red Haircrow. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
(5.00 from 1 review)
From dropping the Christmas goose in Berlin, Germany to surviving tornadoes in Alabama, and recounting the stories of WW2 survivors, Red Haircrow also takes the reader into the oral tradition of storytelling among their Native American friends and family, and how life is as a "two spirit" individual. A photo and literary work.
A Few Moments in Time
By Howard Geltman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,060. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A wistful, emotion-filled memoir of boyhood and adolescence at a Connecticut school for the blind in the 1960s and early 70s. Howard Geltman gives us a detailed picture of his youthful past, complete with pains and pranks, and then a snapshot of his achievements in adulthood. Honest, funny, informative, and often deeply moving, this is a tale of the triumph of determination over disability.
Con Toda Mi Fuerza
By Gabriella N.A. van Rij
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,810. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mi historia es única, las emociones no lo son. Que tendrá eco en muchos ...
All Screwed Up
By Michael Nsonwu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,720. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Introducing my book, "All Screwed Up", A Revealing and insightful autobiography,offering an interesting point of view about our society and prisons.
A Year in Riyadh
By Saul Tarsus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Paul Love. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Dear Reader, My name is Saudi Saul. Well, that’s the name I decided to give myself for this adventure which I am about to begin. In about two weeks I am going to start a new life in Saudi Arabia, why? Not many people know what life is really like there or what it is like to work there. This is based on my experiences of been a primary school teacher, the people I meet and what happens there.
A Prince in America
By Alessandro Tasca di Cutò
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A highly entertaining personal and social memoir which charts the course of an Italian prince who falls on hard times. A Prince in America evokes the captivatingly varied worlds and characters of Belle Époque Europe, the 1929 Wall Street crash, World War Two Rome and of course the movie business and some its most fascinating icons.
Championship in Life and Business
By Howard Ingram
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
Do you have what it takes to be a champion in Life and in Business? This little gem of a book will tell you how! You can become a champion. Yes, you can!
Classic TV Trivia & Tidbits - 1950's TV Westerns
By Grahame Stanford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,570. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A look at the TV Westerns of the 1950's. It covers the eighty odd shows that were on television during this decade. There are over two hundred bios on the stars that appeared in these shows. Do you remember shows such as Adventures of Rin Tin Tin, Casey Jones, Annie Oakley, Bonanza, Boots and Saddles and The Rebel? Well, all these shows are covered plus many, many more.
Growing Up Levittown: In a Time of Conformity, Controversy and Cultural Crisis
By Steve Bergsman
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
One of the most successful and daring real estate developments in U.S. history was the building of Levittown, Long Island, in 1947. Although it became the prototype modern suburb, it was more reviled than appreciated during the first three decades of its existence.