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Michael Landon (Free chapter)
Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Please enjoy the first chapter of Michael Landon: The Career and Artistry of a Television Genius.
Memories of Malloy
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Before going to watch the Liverpool - Hull City football/soccer match at an uptown pub, the author (Agent 33) and his wife (Agent 32) discuss the legendary Mr. Malloy at a Starbucks in an older Charlotte (USA) neighborhood. The barista overhears their conversation and gets herself wound into the story. Approx. 1300 words. No sex, drugs, violence, or foul language. Movie rating: G.
Obituary for a Bad Man
Price: Free! Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents
People who lived rotten lives, who were rotten to others, to their family, are commonly eulogized in obituaries and funerals as decent, loving souls. This is my attempt to set the record straight concerning one particularly rotten soul, my father, Louis J. Helbert, Jr.
Syed Jamaluddin Afghani
Price: Free! Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Jamaluddin Afghani was a political activist & ideologist in the 19th century. An advocate of Pan-Islamic unity & Islamic modernism, his influential anti-imperialist views led to his exile from multiple countries. His towering personality, sparkling ideology, & eloquence made him a highly influential Muslim of his time. His spirit lives even today through his influence on those who came after him.
Khadija (RA)
Price: Free! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Khadija was the first wife of Prophet Muhammad. The first one to embrace Islam, she stood behind her great husband & lent him strength during his long struggle. It was she who proposed to him and they had a long & happy marriage. Her devotion as a believer, her loyalty as a wife, her success as a businesswoman & her skills as a mother make her an inspiration for Muslim women for all times to come.
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab was one of the greatest reformers in Islamic history. He appeared in Arabia in the 18th century, and called people back to the right path in the light of Quran and Sunnah at a time when superstitions, grave worship, & other forms of polytheism were widespread. There is much misinformation about his movement, but he was without doubt a highly influential person in history.
Sultan Mohammad Fateh
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Muhammad Fateh was a remarkable ruler of the Ottoman Empire. At the age of 21, he conquered Constantinople which was thought to be almost impossible. His great conquests, his love of literature & education, his services to his people, his dynamic personality, and his respect & tolerance for people of all religions make him an extraordinary figure & one of the great heroes of Muslim history.
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah was a scholar & a warrior. A master of the sciences, Arabic grammar & Islamic jurisprudence, he taught for many years and was greatly admired by both common people and academics. He lived in the challenging times of the Mongol invasions and played a major role in resistance. Strongly opinionated, he was jailed for his works where he died, leaving an inspirational legacy behind.
An Orlando Saturday
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author (Agent 33) and his wife, Monique (Agent 32), meet up with Monique's older brother, Steve (no agent number yet), in Casselberry, Florida, USA. From there they take public transit to downtown Orlando to watch the Liverpool - Leicester City football/soccer match at an Irish bar. Some curious scenes and statements are noted along the way. Approx. 2200 words. Movie rating: PG-13.
Fern Park Man
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Biographical
The author and his wife (Agents 33 and 32) take a weekend trip in September 2016 to the Orlando metro (Florida, USA). After a Sunday lunch in Altamonte Springs with Agent 37, they wind up at the bus stop in Fern Park. There they observe an interesting trio of characters. The oldest one steals the show. Approximately 1500 words. No sex. No violence. No foul language. No active drug usage.
Someday Now Forever
Price: Free! Words: 77,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The misguided romantic memoir of a guy who travels the world trying to find something that won't disappear on him. It reads like a novel, but this young adult tale of heartbreak, inebriated Santa Claus riots, and quadrupedal depressive disorders might be one of the more brutally honest things you will have read in some time.
Square Peg in a Round Hole
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
In 1956, at eight-years of age, I left a small town in Ohio for the capital of Great Britain. My mother was taking me and my two brothers back to her hometown—the city of London. What I didn't know was that my mother had no intention of ever returning to America...
Sail Away
Price: Free! Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
FREE for a limited time this true story is sister to 'Square Peg in a Round Hole.' Travelling to London, England in 1956 was an eye-opening experience for a little girl from Lima, Ohio. This true short story relates her perspective over a five day period while travelling on the RMS Queen Elizabeth with her mother and two younger brothers. The tale finishes with an ending you might not expect!
Glen Park Girl
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author recounts a day in June of 1992 in the San Francisco Bay area, in which he suddenly meets a bold 'high as a kite' Japanese young lady at the Glen Park BART train station. He helps her on her way, and she gives him a just reward. Approximately 1500 words. If this little tale were a movie, it would probably be rated PG-13 for drug usage (marijuana only). No Mr. Malloy in this one.
Все-Историческая Эсхатологическая теория или дополнения Франкской т., Эфраимская версия.
Series: Реставрация естествознания.. Price: Free! Words: 50,720. Language: Russian. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Декорации выставленной истории скрывают за собой старательно запрятываемое, но она как та самая река Алфион подземного течения одного замалчиваемого рода, отвлекаемого от внимания к нему всякими чашками Грааля, всё равно пробивается наружу и в конце концов всё равно снесет прикормленных официозом научных дельцов, согласно пророчествам же.
Хиромантия по ФСМ. Теория чувственности.
Series: Реставрированная Научность. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: Russian. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Всё что предварительно необходимо знать о этой стороне человеческого, материализующегося на графике ладони и линиями функций, показывающих личную отображённую чувственность.
Sherman Weaver Autobiography
Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
My autobiography, by Ralph Sherman Weaver.
Sultan Salahuddin Ayyubi
Price: Free! Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Salahuddin was an acclaimed Muslim general who spent almost his whole life on the battlefield. He fought the Crusaders for over 20 years. Apart from his numerous victories, he also conquered Palestine back from the Crusaders, for which he is much beloved by Muslims. His achievements, his chivalry, magnanimity and sense of justice have won him respect and admiration from all over the world.
Imam Ghazali
Price: Free! Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Ghazali is one of the most celebrated scholars of Islam. One of the greatest jurists & mystics of the time, he changed the course of early Islamic philosophy, shifting it away from Greek influence. He is known as Al-Gazel to the West, the man who launched a devastating attack on medieval philosophical thought. His life is an inspiration to read. His most famous book is "Ahya ul Uloom".
Imam Bukhari
Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Bukhari is the most famous scholar of Hadith. He travelled all over the Islamic world, learning from many notable scholars. His biggest contribution is his Hadith collection Sahih al-Bukhari, which is regarded by Muslims as the most authentic Hadith collection in existence. He had a brilliant mind, and knew over 300,000 Ahadith by heart. He was also a humble, generous and pious man.