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Arnhem's Kaleidoscope Children
Price: Free! Words: 136,850. Language: Australian English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot with stillness in the late afternoon air. The billabong surface shone with unnatural stillness, Fresh tracks at water's edge told of pigs just gone. Two bubbles popped to the surface of the pool; 'decaying vegetation" I thought. I should have known it was a crocodile before too late! Landscape of Crocodile Dundee: story of a family in a remote aboriginal community in Northern Australia.
Broken - Dark Side Of The Light
Price: Free! Words: 56,000. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A startling encounter in the dark becomes a precursor to an epic odyssey of persistent and troubling events, and the disturbing aftermath that ensues. So, sit back in the comfort and safety of your chair, while you follow the author’s epic battle for survival against brutal evil, unrelenting tribulations, and much darker forces. Welcome to the fire. Based on actual events.
A Ribbon in Many Lights
Price: Free! Words: 69,080. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Arthur was born in Port Elizabeth, South Africa in 1931, and lived on a remote farm with his parents and brothers. His parents were of German origin. They decided to return to Germany due his father's poor health. But they picked the wrong time: they arrived in July 1939, to Berlin, just before the Second World War began. Abruptly, Arthur was swallowed up by things that were beyond his control.
Hombre de Sabiduría
Price: Free! Words: 90,490. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2018 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Environmentalists & naturalists
Una amistad de 27 años entre la autora, Camilla Chance, y Banjo dio forma al corazón de este libro, donde la memoria de Clarke vivirá para siempre. Él luchó toda su vida contra el racismo y las barreras culturales; aún así, él sabiamente supo que no debía sentir rabia hacia quienes lo lastimaban. Fue con esperanza y fe en sí mismo, y en su pueblo, que Banjo logró inspirar a mucha gente.
જ્ઞાની પુરુષ ‘દાદા ભગવાન’ ભાગ-૧
Price: Free! Words: 122,830. Language: Gujarati. Published: January 29, 2018 by Dada Bhagwan Aradhana Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
પ્રત્યેક કાળચક્રમાં ઘણા જ્ઞાનીઓ તથા મહાન પુરુષો જન્મ લે છે. પરંતુ તેઓની આંતરિક જ્ઞાન દશાનું રહસ્ય હજુ અક્બંધ રહી જાય છે. પ્રસ્તુત ગ્રંથ “જ્ઞાની પુરુષ” માં પરમ પૂજ્ય દાદા ભગવાનના જ્ઞાન દશા પૂર્વેના વિવિધ પ્રસંગો તથા તેમના વિચક્ષણ જીવનશૈલી સમા અદ્ભુત દ્રશ્યોનું તાદ્રશ્ય અહીં વિગતવાર જાણવા મળે છે. આ પવિત્ર ગ્રંથનું અધ્યયન કરી જ્ઞાની પુરુષના જીવન-દર્શનની અદ્ભૂત સફર કરવાની અમૂલ્ય તક ઝીલી લઈએ...
Una esperanza de vida
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: Spanish. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Historia verídica de un trasplantado renal. El autor nos cuenta sus motivos, aquello por lo que vale la pena pelear.
Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners
Price: Free! Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
John Bunyan’s personal and honest biography. He shares his immense struggles with sin, doubt, and of eventually overcoming. You’ll also get a glimpse behind the scenes of Bunyan’s very effective ministry.
Twists and Turns - Episodes in the Life of Ambassador Eric M. Javits
You set the price! Words: 108,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Arms control, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Twists and Turns is a personal, revealing memoir that bares previously untold episodes of international historical interest from an insiders perspective as a member of the Javits family, including famous figures in his legal career in New York, and as an arms control Ambassador in Geneva and The Hague.
Captain Richard Dannells An Autobiography 95th Infantry Division
You set the price! Words: 61,400. Language: American English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Mechanical
This is an autobiography of a truck farmer's son who went from not quite rags to not quite riches. He was told he would never amount to anything after his father died at the age of 15. He went from a one-room schoolhouse in the early 1900s to college in the 1920s. Through much struggle and hardship, he graduated from Purdue University with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering in 1929.
Arnhem Land's Children
Price: Free! Words: 142,530. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was hot, sudden stillness was in the late afternoon air. The waterhole's surface shone with unnatural smoothness. Pig tracks at it's edge told of pigs just gone. Bubbles popped up, spreading ripples, fracturing tree and sky reflections; decaying vegetation, said my mind. I should have known better, I should have smelt crocodile!! What is it about the Northern Territory that fascinates us all?
Life on the Family Farm
Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Tom picked up the pen again, drawing readers into farming adventures with him. In these exciting and uplifting true stories, he shares his love of farming, family, and God.
Is Free Will a Fairytale?: A Memoir of Sex,Obsession, Multiple Sclerosis and the Subconscious Mind
Price: Free! Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Memoir of sex, obsession, multiple sclerosis and the subconscious mind.
Impresiones de Lucía Richard; Literatura, arte y sociedad en el Chile de los años 50
You set the price! Words: 109,980. Language: Spanish. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America
Lucía Richard Barnard fue una escritora chilena que destacó como poeta, ensayista, conferenciante, artículista, cuentista, sobresaliendo tanto por la belleza y profundidad de su obra, como por su participación en los principales movimientos culturales, literarios y feministas de la sociedad santiaguina de los años 50.
Michael The Archangel
Price: Free! Words: 94,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eschatology
These are the complete works of Saint Michael the Archangel, sent here to save us from self-destruction. This book contains a complete cosmology, the difference between good and evil, the origin of the universe, the meaning of life, the unity of all religion, the road to world peace, and the ultimate fate of the human race. The answers you seek are within.
Bad Choices Make Good Stories - Going to New York
Price: Free! Words: 67,510. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Becker and Malloy LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The incredible true story of a teenage hacker from Germany who goes to New York, looking for love. What could possibly go wrong?
My People, the Amish: The True Story of an Amish Father and Son
Price: Free! Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Amish
In My People, the Amish, Joe Keim paints a detailed picture of life behind the bonnets and buggies. More than a biography, this is an honest look at the heart-warming traditions that mingle with the deep-rooted legalism of the Amish community in Ashland, Ohio.
A Picture of a Dead Horse
Price: Free! Words: 55,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1972 Trevor was an average teenager growing up in the North of England when he had an accident celebrating his 19th birthday. He broke his neck leaving him paralysed from the chest down. This book follows his rehabilitation through to University, work, love and marriage, all whilst seeking to become a Paralympian. It's funny and entertaining and not just another triumph over tragedy story.
Revelry and Redemption: The Real Story of the Death of Charles Lennox, Fourth Duke of Richmond
You set the price! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Charles Lennox is dying in the barn of the Chapman farm, of rabies contracted from the bite of an infected fox 60 days before. His stamina, for one who has never shown much ambition before, is astounding. He wavers in and out of consciousness & froths at the mouth. The man in charge of Canada is dying of rabies.
The Fear
Price: Free! Words: 160,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the remarkable story of a twenty years old conscript called Chris who is send after a short training in Algeria to fight the Algerian army of liberation. He has to survived in this inferno 851 days or 28 months in the most dreadfull condition, sleeping under tents without any confort next to the mighty electric barrage and fighting side by side with the French Foreign Legion.
O SAL DA TERRA
Price: Free! Words: 61,040. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Não se existe por existir, há realidades para as quais é necessário abrir a mente e o coração. Deus olha por todos nós e nunca se esquece de nos suster, mesmo quando O julgamos longe e indiferente ao que nos acontece na curta vida que vivemos. Curta, sempre curta, por mais que vivamos.