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Lonely Boy: a biography of Yasunari Kawabata
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
In spite of his lonely childhood, Yasunari Kawabata thrived and became a famous writer who won a Nobel Prize for literature. Learn about his life, his schooling, his books, and his love of poetry.
How I Became a Millionaire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
This is the true story about how Big Hank became a Millionaire in 18 months. And the catalyst for his rise and fall was a pair of snake skin cowboy boots.
Wild Polka Dot
Price: $140.00 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: Russian. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
All things about Lara Biyuts the author of gay romances and historical fiction. Written in Russian, the book is good for Russian language learners. “Wild Polka Dot” is collected essays about the unique image of the author within the context of her family's old history, society and the contemporary world.
The Chemenjo Clan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
According to the Nandi customs, three types of marriage ceremonies were practiced. There was the general marriage which was for everyone called simply “katunisiet.” The next type of marriage was “kikulei,” (in Keiyo dialect- kiborenot) this type, those people who had only passed through the rite of the general “katunisiet” were not allowed unless they were the initiates.
CHAPTER 40: A story of resilience
Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The book is a recollection of my life and the story of resilience. It chronicles my birth, my growing up, challenges and triumphs so far
John Adams – A Short Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state
John Adams was in some form of service to America for most of his adult life - serving as a representative to the Continental Congress, envoy to European nations, vice president and, finally, ending his political career as the second President of the United States. This founding father of America led a fascinating life.
Los Cantos de Kamal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2015 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Al igual que Neale Donald Walsch en Conversaciones con Dios, Kamal nos da, con su estilo poético, una oportunidad excepcional para vislumbrar la experiencia de un buscador a través de estas páginas personales de su diario, en su diálogo con El Uno. Presenciamos su profundo amor y compasión por la humanidad y su honestidad y devoción a lo divino.
Чалавек, які збіраў камяні
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,130. Language: Belarusian. Published: December 21, 2015 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
У кнізе расказваецца пра жыццёвы шлях нашага суайчынніка Ігната Дамейкі (1802—1889) — геолага, мінералога, даследніка Чылі, рэктара Чылійскага ўніверсітэта ў Сант’яга, нацыянальнага героя гэтай паўднёва-амерыканскай краіны.
Priča o četiri imena
You set the price! Words: 7,550. Language: Serbian. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Fictional take on actual events spanning over 24 years. Sort of introduction to the many different layers of the true story.
The Long Farewell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: British English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
It's amazing how one telephone call can change your life, but discovering your best pal and life long companion has fallen ill with the dreaded big C, does. Immediately you realise they are on a one way journey and so begins The Long Farewell. 8 years in total. This short story looks at how Morris our character, while watching his father take this path copes with the realisation of loosing him.
Io e mio figlio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: Italian. Published: December 16, 2015 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
L’autrice racconta la sofferenza di una mamma per la malattia del figlio e la conseguente perdita. Una lotta anche contro la volontà del giovane, che avrebbe voluto lasciarsi morire. La forza di una madre che mai dovrebbe provare un dolore che lacera l’anima e fa sanguinare il cuore per sempre. Il racconto dei tanti giorni vissuti di corsa, delle speranze, delle illusioni, degli annientamenti.
Margarita Chorné y Salazar, la primera mujer titulada en América Latina
Price: Free! Words: 13,710. Language: Spanish. Published: December 15, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La mexicana Margarita Chorné y Salazar fue la primera mujer titulada en América Latina. Hija de Agustín Chorné y Campos y de Doña Paz Salazar, la segunda de cinco hermanos, nacida en 1864. Se inclinó por la dentistería –como en ese entonces llamaban a la odontología-, que es lo que la apasionó y a lo que se dedicaban su padre y su hermano mayor.
The Smile of an Angel
Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Smile of an Angel is a brief look at a cherished memory of my mother and our Christmas tree.
Victor's Testimony
You set the price! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This book is a true story of a amazing human being that we all betrayed and imprisoned with our evil, this book explains what we did to him. Learn what kind of evil is out there.
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey: From SNL to Sisters on Camera and in Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
For the first time ever, bestselling author Ian Fineman profiles the rise of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, providing an unprecedented account of their individual and collective journeys to the zenith of their industry,
The Conflict With Slavery - John Greenleaf Whittier
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
John Greenleaf Whittier (1807-1892) was an influential American Quaker poet and ardent advocate of the abolition of slavery in the United States. Although he received little formal education, he was an avid reader who studied his father’s six books on Quakerism until their teachings became the foundation of his ideology.
BEHIND THE SYSTEM: Among Wolves
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Even though I went through hell. I look back on my life and think: "Damn, my life should be a movie." This book portrays a story of a young man who had his life ruined by the government.
Where The Buffaloes Roam
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"Everything on Earth is temporal… Everything has an end." Author Norbert Mercado reminisces about his childhood in his hometown, Lanat, in the province of San Manuel, Tarlac. He recalls moments and friends that he will never forget and the lessons that he has learned growing up.
Gifts From My Grandparents
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This memoir shares the youth of a girl in the 1940s in an historic New Hampshire town and her love for her grandparents.
The Final Eye: The Greed Runs Pure, Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general
The funniest thing about life is, we give chances to those whom waste it or take advantage of others for their own self gain. I gave a chance to someone who did this exact thing, and I later regret walking out on someone who actually loved me. Believe me, I am beyond grateful for them forgiving me now.