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Repeat After Me: The Joe Cavaleri Story
By Joe Cavaleri
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by Miracle Media Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From his humble beginnings in New York, Joe’s life in Tucson transformed not just UA sports, but the style of West Coast basketball into what exists today. John Wooden’s teams and fans were polite and quiet. Joe Cavaleri taught us that real fans cheer real loud. This digital edition differs from editions available on paperback and other digital venues. Social network links included.
Out Of Darkness Into His Marvellous Light
By Stephen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Out of Darkness, Into His Marvellous Light is the semi-autobiographical story of ‘Stephen' and his struggles with faith. It follows him from a neglected childhood to a spiritually fulfilled adulthood, and on an inspiring quest to reunite his scattered family.
The Day the Poppy Met the Shamrock
By Dezi Jay M
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Day the Poppy met the Shamrock is a story that touches upon many social problems including homelessness, addiction, mental illness, exploring these issues as they are experienced on an individual and personal level. It is also a story about resettlement and recovery. The idea that ‘God does not close one door without opening another’ is a constant, recurring and encouraging theme.
The Wicked Lady
By John Barber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: British English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Wicked Lady is a 350 year old legend of a lady highwayman. Her name was Katherine Ferrers who lived at Markyate Cell, Hertfordshire. One night she was shot and mortally wounded, rode back to Markyate where she died and was buried in Ware, Herts. Her ghost is said to haunt the area still. The legend is retold along with the life of the Katherine Ferrers and the truth revealed.
Twain and Eddy: The Conflicted Relationship of Mark Twain and Christian Science Founder Mary Baker Eddy
By Paul Brody
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
It was a coincidence of history that brought together one of America’s fastest-growing religious movements and its most famous humorist. Christian Science, which became the First Church of Christ, Scientist, started from nothing in 1866 and by the turn of the century had become a force to be reckoned with. Hannibal, Missouri’s Mark Twain had also made his mark, becoming a celebrated international
Wisdoms of Legendary Figures
By Jordan Lou
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Legendary figures show their wisdoms and inspire us in our daily live. Hopefully by reading this book we can make them a mirror, because I am sure, this planet will not stop giving birth of her best sons.
Dear Anne Frank
By Karen Maeby Bates
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Dear Anne Frank is a narrative-based short story set up in a "dear diary" format. It was written in reference to a weekend trip to Washington, DC that the author took in 2010. What is shared is an unique mixture of thoughts ranging from personal feelings in relation to Anne Frank's spirit, details about the trip to DC, updates since that trip, a poem and more!
Once Upon An Albatross... Volume 2 (2006) (Blog Postings)
By C.D. Reimer
Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The second volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 40 blog postings from 2006: "Becoming A Normal Video Gamer," "The Neighborhood Power Transformer Went Kablooey," "The Rattlesnakes of Unix Administration," "Open Season on Escaping Animated Animals," Watching Nature On The Train" and "Finishing School Or Going Bust."
Papa João Paulo II Comunicação e Discurso
By Mailson Ramos, Sr
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Um homem, a comunicação e a fé: Papa João Paulo II e a história de um cidadão do mundo.
All About Mother Teresa
By Students' Academy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
During her life time, Mother Teresa received numerous honors and awards for her hard work with the poor and downtrodden people. She was the recipient of the 1979 Nobel Peace Prize.
Aspies Alone Together- A Survival Guide for Women Living with Asperger Syndrome
By Elaine Day
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
This book is my autobiography as an undiagnosed Aspie until the age of 32, as well as a survival guide for female Aspies.
Un Vistazo al Sueño Americano
By Armando Fuentes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: Spanish. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
“¿En qué oficinas trabajaste allá en Estados Unidos?” le preguntó Armando cándidamente a su amigo. “Allá nadie va a trabajar en oficinas,” le respondió secamente. “Razón por la que nunca voy a ir a Estados Unidos,” se dijo a sí mismo; mientras caminaba por la acera...
2013-2014 Anthology of Personal Narratives
By Elizabeth DuVall
Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a compilation of personal narratives from Ms. DuVall's 8th grade ELA classes at Toisnot Middle School.
Prima che il giorno vi lasci delusi
By Il Mùs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: Italian. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Il rapporto con tre ragazzi con handicap durante il servizio civile. Un incontro dopo tanti anni da cui nasce una visione retrospettiva dell'esistenza. Davvero è meglio accendere una luce che maledire l'oscurità?
Dutch on Dutch: One of the Last In-depth Interviews with the Incomparable Elmore Leonard
By T.V. LoCicero
Price: Free! Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
In this lively, expansive and generous interview, the greatest crime novelist of our time, Elmore “Dutch” Leonard, talks about everything from the essence and appeal of his stories, to why he writes in longhand, to the finer points of robbing a bank.
Malta Child
By Vivien Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Turf Lane Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Vivien Jones takes aspects of her childhood growing up as the daughter of a British Naval Officer to paint evocative scenes of 1950s Malta.
A Rather Strange Retirement - Running a School in England
By Michael Evans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
The book charts how in 1997 two early-retired head teachers acquired a recently closed school with the aim of fulfilling a long-held dream to establish a school of their own. Although having no business experience, their intention was to create a school and to run it in a way that they had always thought a school should be run.
Malala Yousafzai - One Child, One Teacher, One Book, One Pen Can Change The World.
By Shabbir Hazari
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Malala Yousafzai - One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world. She is in the heart of every single children who is helpless, who is uneducated and who is fighting for their rights. Malala Yousafzai became a international symbol of peace and touched thousands of times. Read her amazing inspiring story of hope and bravery. A living legend.
Middle Class White Suburb - Life: Transition
By Christopher Riesling
Price: Free! Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
I always wanted to make a movie about partying with friends and call it “Middle Class White Suburb” because I often heard the highest percentage of drug users were not in poor urban communities, but rather in this book’s namesake. I felt and still feel like my story is nothing more than a microcosm of the society I grew up in. However, this book focuses on recovery starting at the age of 26.
Blogging Airborne
By Charity Tahmaseb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Blogging Airborne: a memoir about jumping from a perfectly good airplane