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Johnny Jones: A Colonial Saga
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,250. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
* Story of a prominent Otago pioneer brings early New Zealand vividly to life * Authentic chronicle of how land and power passed from Maori hands to British * Spans the first half of the 19th century and brings early New Zealand vividly to life
The Unbreakable Ballerina: My Journey to Wholeness and a New Beginning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In "The Unbreakable Ballerina: My Journey to Wholeness and a New Beginning". Tamara shares the secrets and shames of her past that could be deemed detrimental to living a life of freedom. But instead, she has decided to share her story to inspire others that they can overcome their past and live free. "You're equipped to have the best that life has to offer! Through it all you can make it!"
Leaving America
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
It is a story about an American married couple leaving the United States to live and work in the United Arab Emirates, a small oil rich Muslim country located in the Persian Gulf. Follow the couple as they experience cultural differences and language barriers while adjusting to their new environment. Travel abroad in Europe on weekends and holidays to experience a taste of the old world.
Race with the Devil: The Gene Vincent Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Gene Vincent—most famous for his classic 1956 single "Be-Bop-A-Lula"—is one of the most influential rock 'n' roll artists of all time. Updated and revised, featuring new information, interviews, and photographs, this 2016 edition of the critically acclaimed 2000 original is the most comprehensive survey ever written of Vincent's groundbreaking career and turbulent personal life.
From Stand-Up Comedian to Stand-Up Teacher
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,610. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
From "Stand-up Comedian to Stand-up Teacher" is the story of Mike Rivera, “America’s Most Hilarious Teacher.” Talented and experienced in the worlds of both comedy and teaching, Mike brings together the unique perspectives of a nationally touring stand-up comedian, and an award-winning teacher, with the purpose of invigorating today’s American classroom.
In Polygamy's Shadow: From a Mormon Childhood to a Life of Choice
Price: $7.98 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
A true story of growing up Mormon in the 1950s and 60s on the West Coast of British Columbia. Maggie Rayner struggles to keep herself from being devoured by the Mormon church and her parents' unrelenting loyalty to it.
King Dragon — The World of Bruce Lee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Norman Borine, a personal friend of the Lee family and proprietor of The World of Bruce Lee Museum, tells the story of the martial artist s amazing life from birth to death, including anecdotes and quotes from Lee s family, friends, students and fans, as well as interesting facts about his amazing physical prowess and films.
Finding My Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 154,030. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Coming out
This is the story of a Midwestern Protestant upbringing gone wrong. The struggle to rise above his roots to live a fulfilling life despite the attempts to keep him emotionally broken. It’s a journey of self-discovery. It’s a coming out story, a coming of age story. It’s the story of his struggle to rise above all those who would entangle him and keep him from rising above.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 13
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Seventeen contributors, including Anais Nin herself, comprise an issue that focuses on Nin's new diary, Trapeze, the effects Nin's parents had on her life and work, an expose by one of Nin's lovers, how Nin continues to inspire across generations, cultures, and sexual orientation, Henry Miller's final years, Nin's erotica, Djuna Barnes, poetry, short fiction and visual art.
Water Project
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 117,550. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Water Project: the effects of near death in children through personal experience
Letters
Price: Free! Words: 806,490. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by SMA publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
922 letters of Mgr. Melchior de Marion Brésillac. The original letters were written in French. The collection has been published both in print and digital formats. This particular book is the translation of the previously published french version.
Geçmişinde Yaşayan Adam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,650. Language: Turkish. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature
Bir adam geçmişinde niye yaşar? Ya şimdi ki hayatında çok mutsuzdur ya da geçmişte çok güzel anıları olmuştur da ondan! 80’ler ve 90’larda yaşadığım bu çok güzel anılarımı derlediğim kitabımı okuyarak eminim siz de kendinizden bir parça bulacak ve sonsuz keyif alacaksınız. Bu kitabı okuyarak geçmişte yaşamanın aslında söylendiği gibi kötü bir şey olmadığını göreceksiniz.
When The Spirit Moves You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
After a broken marriage, I decided to leave England for a new life on La Gomera. After all, life is an adventure and dreams are to be lived!
A Star Shattered: The Rise & Fall & Rise of Wrestling Diva
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
World famous wrestling diva Tammy Lynn “Sunny” Sytch has written a tell-all autobiography that follows her into the ring and on the road, through her romantic relationships, domestic abuse, her battle with cancer, incarceration, getting sober and the release of her adult film with Vivid Entertainment.
Wired For Sound: A Journey Into Hearing, Revised And Updated, With A New Postscript
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,800. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The new revised and updated version of the classic book on deafness and cochlear implants is now available as an ebook. This rare “inside” account of hearing with a cochlear implant, the first effective artificial sensory organ ever developed, is a moving story about a deaf woman’s journey through deafness and into hearing.
Handing Back Control
Price: Free! Words: 25,550. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
There have been periods of time, events and instances throughout my life where God has taught me about myself, my desire to control my world and my circumstances, and about freedom. It has been a painful journey at times, but a journey toward freedom.
Diary of a F.A.T. (Fed Up and Tired) Girl
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
After years of seeking self-acceptance and struggling to find the One, Tanisha Thomas is F.A.T. (Fed Up and Tired). In her searingly honest memoir, the breakout star of Bad Girls Club dishes on her journey from Brooklyn to Hollywood and her ongoing search for happiness, from the ups and downs of her career to her search for love, urging fans to laugh along the way—and learn from her mistakes.
Apple Pie Beds and Eggy Bread
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Many of us look back on our schooldays with loathing, but not Diane Langdon. Her years at Fyfield County Boarding School in Essex were among the happiest of her life. From the pranks and the punishments to the various subjects and the teachers who taught them, the formidable Matron and the fun and comradeship of school life.
An Incredible Talent for Existing: A Writer's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From her vividly evoked existential childhood to writing her first children's book on a sugar high during a glucose tolerance test, Pamela Jane takes the reader along on a highly entertaining personal, political, and psychological adventure.
No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016 by Courtney Bowen. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1950, Joseph Webb boarded a Washington D.C. bus to the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the beginning of a two-decade career under J. Edgar Hoover in Nebraska and Texas. No Regrets, Mr. Hoover Part One vibrantly details the author’s first experiences as an FBI agent during the 1950s and 1960s from training to meeting Mr. Hoover, first assignments and gaining expertise.