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Tessa e basta
Price: Free! Words: 41,600. Language: Italian. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
«Ehi, guardate quella lì.» Uno basso, tarchiato, l’espressione ottusa dentro una faccia rossa, resa intensa da un reticolo di rughe scolpite nella pelle, posò il bicchiere sul tavolo di legno con uno schiocco secco. Aveva parlato a tutti e a nessuno. Erano le tre del pomeriggio. All’esterno del bar c’era una mezza dozzina di uomini intenti a bere vino, nonostante il caldo...
The Window To My Soul
Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A book of poems from teenage to eighth decade, demonstrating how the passion of youth evolves to more mature observations.
"Edward Hickey Whelan": A Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century
Price: Free! Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The life of "Edward Hickey Whelan" -- a Catholic Irish-American immigrant at the turn of the 19th Century. From Ireland to Nebraska to San Diego, Edward directly participated in the fascinating and tumultuous Irish-Catholic and anti-immigrant politics of his day.
Living with the Rasta
Price: Free! Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A story of my late teenage years and a trip of discovery to Jamaica where we ran into the real Rastafarians.
Happy Birthday - Who shares your birthday?
Price: Free! Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
This book reveals all of the above and more with entries of the famous, or in some cases, infamous. You will find yourself dipping into this useful reference book on a regular basis for family, friends and work colleagues birthdays. Happy Birthday!
Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous
Price: Free! Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Fatal Car Accidents of the Rich and Famous, infamous automobile accidents involving the rich and famous are explored. From princess and screen siren Grace Kelly to MTV star Ryan Dunn; their horrific last moments behind the wheel are retold, the wreckage is carefully picked over, and we examine the public reaction that cemented their legacy.
DEALS A Short Story about Short People
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A short story about short people. Never underestimate them!
The Valley of Elah
Price: Free! Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Valley of Elah chronicles the incredible journey of Harry Keller, a man who beat the odds again and again, endured and survived an unbelievable medical procedure. For 16 years he fought the good fight. This is his story...
Owner of the House
Price: Free! Words: 1,100. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Humanism
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Telemarketers: the true story of how my son and I beat the machine and had a good laugh doing it.
Who Wants A Cookie?
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: American English. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living
Life on a small mountainside homestead holds risks and rewards long forgotten by city-folk. This is a small but true story of disaster averted.
Price: Free! Words: 35,020. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators
Jacinto Viqueira Landa fue siempre un hombre de su tiempo. Un humanista crítico más cerca de Albert Camus que de ningún otro pensamiento. Si quisiéramos conocer la esencia de la textura de su vida tendríamos que mirar con atención la obra cinematográfica de Víctor Erice.
Forgotten Abolitionist: John A.J. Creswell of Maryland
Price: Free! Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015 by House Divided Project. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
This gripping biography from historians John Osborne and Christine Bombaro captures the story of an unlikely political hero who helped destroy American slavery. John A.J. Creswell of Maryland was a son of the slaveholding South who became one of the nation's leading wartime abolitionists. Published by the House Divided Project at Dickinson College.
Shikoku. A Pilgrimage from Maturity to Old Age.
Price: Free! Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2015 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Espinosa Rugarcia decided to prepare herself for the transition with wisdom between adulthood and old age.
Muslims Call Him Isa, Some Call Him Savior
You set the price! Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Reconciliation requires time to listen to Muslims. There is no shortcut to listening. Also, knowing and becoming part of their eastern worldview creates acceptance, regardless of my western background. A western world view easily views spirituality like a postage stamp on an envelope in terms of religious and non-religious involvement. The eastern world view is the complete envelope.
Toutes mes Georgies: Leuville - New York - Tbilissi
Price: Free! Words: 81,540. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cet excellent memoire s'etend de l'enfance de l'auteur dans la colonie georgienne a Paris après l'invasion de la Georgie en 1921 jusqu'a la seconde proclamation d'independence georgienne et la chute de l'Union Sovietique en 1991: " ...un des meilleurs comptes rendus oculaires de la désillusion et du chaos infligés à la Géorgie par le régime de Zviad Gamsakhourdia" (P. D. Rayfield, historien,
A Less Than Golden Life: Finding Meaning in the Average Life Story
Price: Free! Words: 26,600. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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In A Less Than Golden Life, author Jason Golden invites you along a journey through his 'average' life. With honest humor and hilarious self-revelation, he shows that both beauty and meaning can be found in even the most average life stories. And the need for this beauty to be shared with the world. Whether you are searching for more to life, or just looking for a fresh story you can relate to.
Tornado! (The 1955 F-5 Walcott tornado)
Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
My memory of this storm, though with me nearly daily, escalates a bit as the anniversary date approaches (60 years in 2015) and escalates even more upon hearing of such devastations as the recent storm in Moore, Oklahoma. I think especially of the children, and the fear I know they felt—and will continue to feel—because I have been there.
Soaring With The Eagles
You set the price! Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
His family and friends never knew he worked on special projects for the CIA. Fifty years later, the CIA admits the existence of the top-secret facility known as Area 51. Barnes, an Area 51 and Cold War veteran tells how he advanced from a desolate childhood on a remote ranch in the West Texas Panhandle, and through an Army career in radar and missiles to Area 51 to serve the CIA as an electronic.
Pastels of Love
You set the price! Words: 16,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
We need not write an -e book in order to amaze the readers. It might be a passion for those who are good in literature, who are artistic and creative in reality and those who possess the abilities to think beyond certain limit. It can also be a favorite pass time to those who are introverts but as a person who was considered quite an extrovert and very sociable in reality, i do find writing an in
Ghosts of Childhood
Price: Free! Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A childhood background including murder, suicide, wartime allegations and a father caught by shellfire leads to problems common and uncommon.