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Sunny Days: Chasing the Clouds Away (You're The Inspiration Book 1)
Series: You're The Inspiration: A Gen Xer’s Childhood Creative Influences. Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
What were the things that inspired a fledgling writer to create in the years before puberty?
Negative to Positive: The Untold Truth and Consequences of Charlie Sheen's Battle with HIV
You set the price! Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / AIDS & HIV
For the first time ever, bestselling author Ian Fineman takes readers on an unprecedented journey behind the glare of the spotlight and media headlines to reveal the true Charlie Sheen story as it’s never been told.
Blue on Grey: A Memoir of St Mary’s School, Gore
Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
St Mary’s is a Catholic primary school in Gore, Southland, New Zealand. This year marks the 125th anniversary of its founding. I went there from 1979 to 1983, when my family left Gore for the bright lights of Sydney. This memoir of my St Mary's days is dedicated to my teacher Mrs E.O. Archer, who helped spark my interest in natural history and social science.
Howell Harris - His Own Story
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Wesley, Whitefield, Harris. These great 18th century preachers worked both independently and together to preach the Living Gospel. This book is a vivid first-hand account written by Howell Harris, who was brought up to regard the Conformists as "a perverted and dangerously erroneous set of people." Hardly a promising start for a man who was to play a major role in the Welsh Revival.
From the Streets of London to the Streets of Gold
Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This is the personal story of Clifford Edwards, affectionately known as Brother Clifford by his many friends. Going from fame to poverty, he was sleeping on the streets of London with the homeless for twenty years, until Jesus rescued him and gave him an amazing mission in life. Brother Clifford tells his true story here, but in the third person, giving the glory to Jesus.
Crushed Apples: A Teacher's Memoir
Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
My upcoming thirtieth birthday has caused me to reflect on many things, such as the beginning of my teaching career. This memoir reveals the joys and the pitfalls of life in my late twenties. The message I hope to leave you with is to never give up on your dreams.
The Best of /r/LetsNotMeet - Vol. 1: The First Four Years
Price: Free! Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
The Best of /r/LetsNotMeet, Volume 1, is a selection of some of the most popular and top stories told during the first four years of the /r/LetsNotMeet subreddit. These true stories have scared and entertained thousands of people, and they've finally been collected in book form.
25 Who Thrive: The Entrepreneurs, Authors, Entertainers, Innovators, And Straight-Up Nerds Who Are Following Their Passions And Finding Success
Price: Free! Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From profiles with Oscar-winning screenwriters and New York Times Bestselling authors, to Q&As with the entrepreneurs behind products you use every day, we have spent the last year pulling back the curtain on success, ambition and finding happiness through your career. In short: thriving. This book represents the best of our efforts. Read. Enjoy. Thrive.
Edge of the Earth
Price: Free! Words: 84,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Edge of the Earth is a storyteller's memoir. It takes the reader from Aunt Tassie's cider cellar, a couple miles down the road to the Woodstock Festival, on to the punishing waves of Hawaii's North Shore and to three of the four corners of the earth. Ultimately, this book is as much a recollection of the lives of those encountered along the author's seven decade journey as it is an autobiography.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.