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Beacon of Light: Mother Kolumba Białecka, Foundress of the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Dominic
By TreeFrogClick, Inc.
Price: Free! Words: 28,050. Language: American English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is the biography of Mother Maria Róża Kolumba Białecka, founder of the Dominican Sisters of the Immaculate Conception. Mother Kolumba was one of those remarkable women who responded to God's call, becoming a beacon of light to the Sisters of her Order.
The Shortest Story In The World
By Justin Blaney
Price: Free! Words: 80. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
0.25 star(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Romance has never been so romantic. Philosophical musings, never so brooding. Literature, never so literate. Rarely since the advent of the Guttenberg press has a dissertation been so aptly compiled, capturing the essence of human élan vital with such transitoriness.
The Journeys of Joyce & Peter
By Mike Peeters
Price: Free! Words: 21,970. Language: Australian English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The Journeys of Joyce and Peter is a detailed and personal account of the lives of two special and unique people – Peter and Joyce Peeters.
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.
60 Black Women in Horror Fiction
By Sumiko Saulson
Price: Free! Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
February is African American History Month here in the United States. It is also Women in Horror Month (WiHM). In 2013, as an Ambassador for Women in Horror Month. This list of black women who write horror was compiled at the intersection of the two. The booklet also includes interviews with nine of the women. Exclusive bonus in the eBook version, four short stories, and an essay.
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!
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.
The Second of Three
By Lindsay Boyd
Series: For One Night Only, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,490. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When you're born at the end of the line there's only one place to go. Such is the realisation and primary motivating force at the heart of The Second of Three. For those whom fate has decreed birth and upbringing in a kind of no man's land - whether a figurative or literal one or a combination of both - the urge to find a sense of 'place' and 'belonging' may be ever more strongly felt.
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.
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.
Beauty, Light and Music, Poetry and Prose
By Susan Frances Edwards
Price: Free! Words: 26,190. Language: British English. Published: February 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A first collection of poetry and short prose pieces ranging from the biographical, the descriptive and reflective, to the comic and philosophical.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 5)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 88,770. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
THIS BOOK CONTAINS 250 STORIES OF GOOD DEEDS.
Notes From My Life
By Steve Kenny
Series: Economics 101, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
With this Smashwords release, Steve Kenny takes the reader into the heart of memories and experiences that stretch from 1969 [notes from my life] through to the present [November]. A sometimes sweet and sometimes poignant work, sprinkled with some small didactic observations of the current America, 'notes from my life' gently blends tone and mood timelessly. A must read.
Memoirs of the Basement Steps
By Lucas Gentry
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
2662 words. A short tale showing the changes in viewpoint from childhood to adulthood. Memories centered around the basement steps, and how they represent a journey into the unknown.
Mean Streets - Life in the Apartheid Police (Book 2 The Mean Streets)
By Jacobus Kotze
Series: The Mean Streets, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 132,140. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
A brutally honest account of life in the Apartheid Police in the five years before Mr Nelson Mandela was released from jail in South Africa. It tells the story of a young cop finding his way on the mean streets of South Africa dealing with violent crime, political uprising and counter insurgency. This is the second book of two and deals with his time policing the mean streets of South Africa.
Finding China
By Gabriel Bates
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Finding China is Gabriel Bates' first digital mini poetry chapbook. Short, direct, and only 20 poems long, this collection is deeply personal and as visceral as prose gets.
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By P J G Robbins
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
Tattle Tales: An Anthology
By SHOWritingGroup
Price: Free! Words: 39,200. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A group of writers walk into a bar, er…library and then the words really flew! No, seriously, what happens when you get a group of writers together twice a month at their local library? Besides parsing words, it might result in a book like this. Short stories, poetry, memoirs--the Hillsborough County, FL-based SHO Writing Group covers all the bases in their first collection.
Autobiography by a Former Underage Sex Slave
By Niiles Punkari
Price: Free! Words: 95,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Incest, forced prostitution, insanity, alcoholism, violence and submission, all in the heart of the Swedish welfare state. After a brutal childhood Niiles Punkari begins a journey towards some form of recovery. It is a journey full of mistakes which are depicted in explicit details, a style which is compensated with intellectual mediation in the most awkward spots - so humor exist also.
Sunny Side Up: Life and Times of Backyard Chickens
By Natalie Kwong
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This fun, quick-read eBook exclusive is about 13-year-old Natalie growing up in a suburban town with crazy chickens living in her backyard. Short stories include a desperate chicken escape, a surprise rooster, a poor little chick with a crooked beak, and more. Written when Natalie was 11-years-old in 2012, readers will feel her emotions as she tells her tales of quirky chickens.