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The Life and Times of J.M. Barrie (Annotated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
J.M. Barrie created one of the world's most beloved characters: Peter Pan. But who was the man who created Pan? Find out here in this short book about the life and times of J.M. Barrie
The Hardwick Love Story
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Series: Historical Love Stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Bess of Hardwick's grand daughter was very gifted. She wanted to use her intelligence to study and learn, probably to marry and raise a family. Her grandmother wanted her to be Queen of England. The conflict had the most tragic consequences and ruined Arbella's life.
Marilyn Monroe
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Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
On August 5th 1962 the world was shaken by the announcement that Hollywood icon and universal sex symbol Marilyn Monroe was dead. Apparently she had taken an overdose of barbiturates and was discovered by her housekeeper, Eunice Murray, late the previous night.
WASAO The Big Puppy
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Wasao is a long coat Akita dog and very famous in Japan. This is a short photo-story from his true life.
Poor Pregnant Lady
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
According to UNICEF, 22,000 children die each day due to poverty and poor hospital conditions. This is an real story about me who is one of the father who had losted a child due to poor hospital conditions. By reading the story me just want to say one thing that please help atleast one child in your life by giving money to poor people UNICEF and United Nation health organizations.
Memories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ten Anecdotes of the author's life experiences - taken mainly from the early years. The reader will find plenty of nostalgia in this one. (A compendium of three books = "There's one born every minute", "Give it to Dad!" and "Home is where the Heart is.")
Leonardo da Vinci
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Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
One of the truly great minds of all time, the 15th-century Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci was uncannily ahead of his time, giving the world not only the Mona Lisa and his other extraordinary works of art, but also designs for a helicopter, military tank, submarine, bicycle - and even the sewing machine - among many other incredibly advanced innovations.
My Not-So-Ordinary Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
"My Not-So-Ordinary Life" is a memoir that tells the author’s life story up to age 28. The book reminisces about her innocent times in childhood, reveals the difficult experiences she faced in adolescence, and shows how she persevered and changed her life as an adult. The message of the book is: Life has its ups and downs but, ultimately, you will be okay, and maybe even good, in the end.
History of Whitehorse Farmhouse, Morton-On-The-Hill, Norwich, Norfolk.
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You set the price! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
Whitehorse Farmhouse, Morton-on-the-Hill, located just outside Norwich, served as an Inn from the late C17 through to 1912. References to this hostelry can be found in Parson James Woodforde's country 'Diaries'. A short, history of this now private residence can be found on Kindle. Written by Susy Scott, the author of Finding Jingo.
Sadguru Sri Nanna garu.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Sadguru Sri Nana garu is a Self-realized master from South India.He propagates the teachings of Bhagawan Sri Ramana Maharshi who is an exponent of self-inquiry.He is a simple person and his language is so simple that even uneducated ladies understand the difficult subject of self-inquiry.He is 78 years old and living in Jinnuru village of Andhra Pradesh in India.
The Stories of My Youth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012 by Jerome Francis Lusa. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Many of these stories share a singular theme, the idea that I've been really lucky. Not lucky in the sense of winning at bingo or the lottery more than the average person, but in that I am still alive after so many mishaps and misadventures where natural selection would normally have selected against a peculiar set of traits.
Celebrity Ghost Stories - Joe Cocker, spooks and the haunted nightclub
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Joe Cocker made his name in the rough, tough, grimy streets and equally grimy nightclubs of Sheffield in northern England, UK, during the early 1960s. Read how Joe Cocker and the club management team had to cope with spooks, mysterious happenings and hauntings, then learn how a stunned and disillusioned Joe Cocker first had contact with the spirits to find out about his first hit record!
Ordinary Wisdom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This collection of short family stories is heartwarming and genuine.Be prepared to smile, laugh and maybe even cry a little as you enjoy reading of ordinary wisdom.
Keiko-san's Story: An Account of the Minamata Tragedy
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Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
(2.00 from 1 review)
In 2008, I had the opportunity to listen to the story of a victim of the Minamata tragedy. Here is her story.
Calvin and Courage - Under the cross
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Book shows how Calvin, in 1553, displayed courage in the face of Servetus's heresy, the poor behaviour of the Libertines, and all while ministering to five young student ministers facing martyrdom. Establishes his credentials as a loving, caring pastor who refused to provide simplistic answers to life's most perplexing challenges. His letters to the young martyrs reveal a warm-hearted pastor.
Tainted Ladies: Female Outlaws, Renegade Women and Soiled Doves of the Old West
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
This lively little guide rounds up a host of colorful women from Wild West history from stagecoach robbers to cattle rustlers. Meet Calamity Jane, who could out-drink and out-shoot any man, and Poker Alice, a widow who earned a living playing cards. Read about the madams and soiled doves and the many renegade women who defied convention in the Old West
The Oklahoma Summer
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Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
What do you do when your only friend just wants to sleep with you? The Oklahoma Summer is a quirky—and true—short story about an improbable friendship between a clueless Yale student and a small-town Oklahoma drag queen. Dry and amusing, The Oklahoma Summers is an insightful look into the hidden corners of small towns and imperfect friendships.
To Live, To Think, To Hope - Inspirational Quotes of Helen Keller
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Covering the entirety of her life, "To Live, To Think, To Hope" compiles over 600 quotes by Helen Keller on topics such as optimism, friendship, nature, religion, life, death & many more. The quotes come from Helen's various writings, all of which are sourced. This book also contains a selection of Helen's poetry.
Ultima dintre iubiri (poveste)
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Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: Romanian. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a true story Iubirea apare intre doi oameni oricand, pe neasteptate si-ti poate schimba total viata. O poveste despre lucrurile care conteaza, despre familie si rolul persoanelor in varsta in viata copiilor. Pentru pret de cateva minute, te vei intoarce in leaganul copilariei. Aseaza-te comod si savureaza vremurile fara timp ale unui copil.
Life, Dreams and Magical Landscapes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,320. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Stories, poems, dreams and journal entries written between 1997-2007 but covering a wider space of time. Its sole purpose: to elevate words to mental images that defined us at different periods of our lives. The use of the royal we here is not conceit but evidence that with every entry a different person can be identified, because we all grow and develop into different people as we mature.