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H.P. Lovecraft Biography: The Dark, Twisted World of The Horror Fiction Writer Who Was Recognized a Decade After His Death
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Lovecraft was considered a talented writer, an authority in storytelling and a highly respected erudite, a walking encyclopedia of ancient and modern knowledge. His passion to horror and science fiction was dated back from his childhood, where he used to have a lot of nightmares of monsters, demons and fears. He used them to facilitate his stories and writing later on...
My Big Fat Broadway Debut! Volume 3: Big Breaks, Big Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
My Big Fat Broadway Debut! the ebook miniseries chronicles the remarkable journey of Steven Cutts, who went from being a kid with a dream to being a pro on the Broadway stage. The book is packed with stories, wisecracks, pitfalls, and sage advice from a true industry insider.
“Red Director” Memories.
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Memories of the man who become Director General of one of the largest Soviet shipyards in Ukraine despite “son of the Enemy of People” label. Details of his biography are tightly connected to the story of Okean shipyard growth and struggle for the enterprise survival during economy collapse in 90s.
In Case You Were Wondering Why I Disappeared and other stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This is a collection of funny stories I've written over the years that deal with life as I observed it. When I showed this to several friends, they laughed out loud. They all wanted me to publish it. I hesitated. My wife thought I would look like a nincompoop. (She's usually right about such things.). The only way to find out is for you to judge for yourself. Read a sample and see.
The Red Grove Social Club A Yonkers, New York Genovese Extortion Ring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Red Grove Social Club is infamous in the annals of Yonkers, New York business history. Closed within weeks of its 1969 opening, the establishment nevertheless had reverberations over time. The management of the Red Grove appealed in court and went so far as to set a portion of its interior afire. Red Grove President John Tortora was convicted on 16 counts of loan sharking.
Royal Wedding: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2017 by Candco. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
According to Meghan it was "Just a cosy night … we were just roasting chicken… just an amazing surprise, it was so sweet and natural and very romantic. He got on one knee." This is the love story of Prince Harry and American actress Meghan Markle. How they met, their courtship, his proposal, and the royal wedding.
ТЕФТЕРЧЕТО НА ВАСИЛ ЛЕВСКИ
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: Bulgarian. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Оригиналното тефтерче на Апостола.
Adolfo Bruno Western Massachusetts Genovese Mafia Underboss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Based in Springfield, Massachusetts, Adolfo Bruno was shot and killed in 2003 while leaving his weekly card game. The shooter was a low level Mafia figure who was connected to Bruno rival Anthony Arillotta. Arillotta was eventually charged in connection with Bruno's death and that of mob associate Gary Westerman's slaying. My ebook also looks at organized crime in Hartford, Connecticut in the '80s
The Black Pen: A Memoir Through Poetry and Prose
You set the price! Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The following is a collection of poetry and short prose writings poured out of a deeply pained heart. From the introduction to the story with “Broken Child” to the conclusion of “A Beautiful Ending”, you will walk with me on a journey of abuse, depression and false guilt, self-harm and suicide. Love. Loss. Hurt. Healing.
Meghan Markle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by Candco. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
“What are you?" According to Meghan Markle, this is a question that she gets “asked every week of my life, often every day.” This is her story: the story of who she is, and what she is. The story of the woman made famous first by a television show, and now by her engagement to Prince Harry.
Vito Guarino Queens Mobster Murder Inc. Assassin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Vito Guarino jumped bail in 1939 and was a fugitive from justice until September 1942. He finally sought sanctuary in a Manhattan Catholic Church, screaming that his former associates were after him. Law enforcement had trailed Guarino, hoping to find him before he was murdered by hitmen. Guarino's career is a profile of a gangster who was a lynchpin in a prominent syndicate of the 1930 and 1940s.
Sinhana - Biografia de Uma Escrava Quilombola
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color, Nonfiction » Social Science » Slavery
A biografia de Sinhana nos traz a vida de uma negra nascida escrava na primeira metade do século XIX no Brasil Colônia e que morreu no tronco aos 25 anos de idade. Sua história não só nos mostra todo o sofrimento vivido por uma escrava no Brasil, como também a bela amizade entre duas mulheres em posições sociais completamente antagônicas: Sinhá Clarice e sua escrava Sinhana.
Joseph "Doc" Stacher Meyer Lansky's Gambling Partner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In 1950 the Nevada State Tax Commission denied Doc Stacher a license to manage a Reno gambling casino. The decision was based on Stacher's history of associations with mobsters. Doc had also been indicted for his involvement in the Arrowhead Inn gambling operation in Ballston Spa, New York. Stacher awaited word on his extradition with two state troopers waiting to accompany him back to New York.
'Pensées d’une solitaire' précédées de fragments inédits. Louise Ackermann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,040. Language: French. Published: November 30, 2017 by Koumimi. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Extrait : S’il est difficile de donner une juste idée des contemporains illustres dans l’intimité desquels on n’a pas pénétré, il l’est aussi d’en parler lorsqu’on les a approchés de très près, quand on a pu les apprécier et les admirer dans leur vie de chaque jour, quand on en a été aimé tendrement. On voudrait réussir à faire comprendre la noblesse, la droiture, la belle simplicité des rares
Viața de petrolist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: Romanian. Published: November 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
O adevărată provocare stilistică, pe care autorul o înfruntă cu succes: materialul se parcurge alert şi ne oferă, prin bogăţia de detalii, acces privilegiat la un univers socio-profesional incitant.
Faraway Times and Places
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
From Kansas to Las Cruces to Taos and beyond, artist and author Carolene Callahan Herbel tells tales in Faraway Times and Places that capture the tenderness, hardship, and challenges of the Greatest Generation, those Americans who, in the words of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, had a “rendezvous with destiny."
Dorie in the Mirror
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Fruitbearer Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Come along with Dorie to where in all began in a little town of Wolsum, Holland. Don’t bring your cell phones or your tablets—just sit with her a while and grab your favorite drink as she reflects on her roots and how her life has unfolded. Settle in for a glimpse of how God moves and massages His mysterious ways to unravel His truth. May these pages inspire you to reflect on your own legacy.
'Dear Thursday…' Love Notes to the Days of the Week, Volume Four
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The fourth volume of Kevin J. O'Conner's love notes to the days of the week, a unique slant on the act of 'journaling'…
George "Big Frenchy" DeMange Harlem's Cotton Club, Owney Madden and Boxing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
"Big Frenchy" DeMange was a trusted and reliable business associate of "Owney" Madden. The two of them ran the Cotton Club. Along with Will Duffy they were the principal backers of Italian heavyweight boxer Primo Carnera from the time he was 23. The triumvirate of mobsters robbed the fighter of much of his hard earned money. On one occasion Madden demonstrated his loyalty by ransoming Big Frenchy.
Special Ed Rock Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Roy Fletcher decided that raising his son was more important than the rock stardom that loomed on his horizon. In a move even more surprising than leaving his up-and-coming band, he became a special education teacher. Special Ed Rock Star chronicles the journey of the struggles and bittersweet joys he experienced while working with students who taught him humility and compassion.