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Grandpa's Chair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Book of poetry about growing up in a small town in western Pennsylvania, in the 1950-60's.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit
What has President Obama done while in office?
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
“What has President Obama done while in office?” is a list of accomplishments of a man who cares more about his country and the people than most past Presidents. President Barack Obama is one who works so Americans can have good jobs, food, clean drinking water, health care, shelter and are safe from terrorists.
Ring around the Moon..Ghost Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
These are short stories of the ghost stories and legends I have grown up with here in South Alabama.
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Homeless Itinerary; A day in the life of a homeless family, is just that, a single day, narrated by Gina Rowell. It is an account of Gina and her four children being homeless and has to call the family van home. The events of this particular day stand out because everything that can possibly go wrong does. Gina doesn't want to forget days like this one so she writes it down.
Grandfather (A Memoir)
Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Written as a memorial to the author's grandfather, this short memoir starts by telling a brief history of his grandfather's life, and then goes on to recount the events and circumstances surrounding his death and funeral. The author concludes by reflecting on what happened and stating the lessons he learnt from the loss.
Seoul Survivor; Gangnam Style - A Viral Phenomenon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Psy, the K-Pop singer who became an international star overnight, is on a World tour on the back of 'Gangnam Style'; this decade’s version of the 'Macarena.' “The mindset of this dance is to dress classy and dance cheesy,” Psy (the man behind “Gangnam Style”) told Ellen DeGeneres. But there is also hidden a serious message of inequality and irrational exuberance in those Korean lyrics.
Girls Succeed: Stories Behind the Careers of Successful Women
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,380. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Careers, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An interactive e-book filled with dreams and passion to inspire, entertain, and empower girls. Fifteen remarkable career women in a variety of occupations share their stories about their work and the path they took to become successful in their careers. A separate Reader's Guide for Girls Succeed is available to help develop units for teachers and homeschoolers.
Have You Ever Considered Modeling? This Is My Scam Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Somehow on my way to pursuing a modeling career I got scammed. Now I am sharing my story to help raise awareness of how easy it is for aspiring models to be tricked.
Going Bare!
Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(2.00 from 1 review)
I have always wanted to try naturism and in August 2012 I got my wish as my terrified wife and excited kids joined me as we went to a naturist resort in southern France for a few days. This book offers a light-hearted look at our first family holiday in five years, when I persuaded them to go bare in public for the first time.
The Life and Times of Nathaniel Hawthorne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Nathaniel Hawthorne is considered one of the greatest American authors of all time; you know his work, but what about his life? Find out about the life and times of Nathaniel Hawthorne in this short work.
The Life and Times of Kate Chopin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Kate Chopin considered one of the forerunners of feminist authors; but little has been wrote about her life. This book looks briefly at the life and times of Chopin.
The Life and Times of James Joyce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
James Joyce's life was just as complicated as his books; find out more about the man in this short biography about the life and times of James Joyce.
The Life and Times of Herman Melville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Melville's Moby-Dick is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote--what inspired the man who wrote it? Find out in this short biography about Herman Melville.
A Biography of John the Baptist: The Voice of One Crying in the Wilderness (Servants of God in the Bible)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / New Testament
King explores some of the major events in John the Baptist's life and mission, taking a look at his birth, ministry and death. He also examines the different accounts describing his baptism of Jesus. In addition, he will clear up any confusion about John's relevance to Elijah and what all of that means. John's overall personality will also be discussed. King is an ordained minister.
A Biography of Saint John the Apostle: The Disciple Jesus Loved (Servants of God in the Bible)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Biography / New Testament
King explores some of the major events in John's life and takes a look at his walk with Jesus. The book also focuses on getting to know John and understanding his personality as well as contemplating his recognition as the disciple Jesus loved. It will discuss John's designation as one of the sons of thunder and his later transformation by the Holy Spirit.
Subterranean Emerald City Blues
You set the price! Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sex trade
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short memoir from the authors life as a homeless teenager in Seattle during the late 1980's through early 1990's and the sad tale of encountering young prostitutes on the streets.
Harry Houdin: "The Great Polynational Mimic"
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Introducing Harry Houdin—one of the most versatile performers you've never heard of. Born decades before the great Harry Houdini, he toured Australia and New Zealand between 1860 and 1863 with a one-man act featuring drawing-room magic and international impersonations done to song and dance. Students of magic history will enjoy this first formal work of research on the "polynational" entertainer.
American Presidents - Incredible Facts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
Incredible facts and pictures of all the American Presidents, from George Washington to Barack Obama. This book will tell you all about the presidents. Great images and fun facts about each president ensure that this book is an entertaining and enlightening addition to any library. Entertaining, up-to-the minute, and easy-to-use.
Dr. Shyam Singha, The Master Behind the Mustard Bath
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mustard Bath Formulator Dr. Shyam Singha, the Great Himalayan Master of natural medicine, was one of the most sought-after doctors of the 20th century. A Bodhisattva and master healer, Dr. Singha formulated the world-renowned mustard bath, pioneered the Food As Medicine movement, and taught the value of alkaline practices to balance the body's pH level.