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Blessed For a Purpose: From Africa to America
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 50,980. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Inspiring autobiographical story of Susan Njemanze who was born and raised in a rural community in Kenya. After much suffering and uncertainty, Susan was fortunate to be able to immigrate to the United States. She eventually formed a charitable non-profit that is touching the lives of vulnerable children on two continents.
Iron Soldiers In VietnamThis book will be an enjoyable read for any soldier who served with an engineer unit in Vietnam. Iron Soldiers is the story of the 577th Engineer Battalion (Construction) in Vietnam from January of 1967 through January of 1968
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This book will be an enjoyable read for any soldier who served with an engineer unit in Vietnam. Iron Soldiers is the story of the 577th Engineer Battalion (Construction) in Vietnam from January of 1967 through January of 1968. It is the story of a young Captain and the thousand or more men he worked with during the construction of many demanding construction projects under combat conditions..
Wind in the Fire
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,840. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Bobbi Gibb's personal journey - from 1964, when she first saw the Boston Marathon, through 1966, when she became the first woman to run the historic course. She was also traveling on a spiritual and philosophical quest, seeking the answers to some of life’s biggest questions. Bobbi overcomes obstacles, challenges prejudice, and makes a difference with tenacity, perseverance and love.
En zij kwamen in Elim aan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Dutch. Published: August 27, 2016 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Zes weken lang alleen maar spelen op het strand en wandelen in de duinen. Dat is wat Henk Staal mocht doen toen hij in 1952 voor het eerst als ‘bleekneusje’ naar het Koloniehuis Elim werd gezonden op Schiermonnikoog. Een periode in zijn leven die een grote indruk achterliet. In dit boek beschrijft Henk hoe het was een bleekneusje op Schiermonnikoog te zijn.
Τα Τραγούδια του Καµάλ
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: Greek. Published: August 27, 2016 by Erik Istrup Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
΄Οπως και ο Neale Donald Walsch στο βιβλίο του «Συνοµιλίες µε το Θεό», ο Καµάλ µας δίνει, µε το ποιητικό του ύφος, µία σπάνια ευκαιρία να ρίξουµε µιά κλεφτή µατιά στην εµπειρία ενός αναζητητή δια µέσου αυτών των προσωπικών σελίδων ηµερολογίου που αφορούν την συνοµιλία του µε Το Ενα.
One Step At A Time - A Story of Survival
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
As a teenager Claire was a talented sportswoman and student but at the age of 20 she was sexually assaulted and her wide world narrowed to one of despair. Five years later, suffering from crippling depression, she headed to a tranquil spot with a packet of pills for the first of two suicide attempts. This is the remarkable story of Claire’s journey from that dark place to becoming an Ironman.
De krulvliegenkweker
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: Dutch. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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The Black Deck
Price: $7.75 USD. Words: 74,630. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When Ordinary Seaman Nicola Peffers boards the Winnipeg for her first deployment with the Canadian Navy, she embarks on a psychologically deadly voyage rife with unimaginable life-altering challenges. At a break-neck pace Peffers undergoes intense training, fierce hierarchies, and unjust mistreatment by her superiors. In The Black Deck, Peffers offers a glimpse into a harsh world at sea.
The Ladies of Loretto
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,020. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Education
A humorous memoir about what it was like to attend a Catholic girls High School in the 60's when the "Twist" was a sin, the Beatles were just becoming known, and President Kennedy's assassination shocked the world. Laugh and cry along with Heidi, who feels like a geek and often acts like one as she tries to fit in with the nuns' determination to turn teenage girls into "the ladies of Loretto".
Outside the XY
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Outside the XY: Queer Black and Brown Masculinity is an anthology of more than 50 stories, memories, poems, ideas, essays and letters--all examining what it looks like, feels like, and is like to inhabit masculinity outside of cisgendered manhood as people of color in the world.
Four Seasons of Loneliness: A Lawyer's Case Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,800. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations
A prominent lawyer looks back on his career to explore the moving true stories of four individuals whose lives and law cases were deeply affected by their chronic loneliness.
Playing Out: Swings and Roundabouts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If Paul was a pigeon his dad would probably wring his neck. The runt of the litter, the youngest of five, he grasps at life. Children struggle with different and Paul is unique. He’s being raised by his dad on social welfare… It’s the 1970s, toys are crap and money is short.
Of Me I Muse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An inspirational guide to lateral thinking when writing family and personal histories. Whether or not there’s a heaven or a hell, people will live on in the memories of those they’ve left behind. On that premise, and with the belief that we all have life stories, philosophies, and influences simply by “having been,” to pass on down to later generations— memoirs and family histories are for all.
A Winter Hike
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Four guys (agents 2, 33, 107, and xxx) go on a smoky hike to three waterfalls near Brevard, NC, USA on a winter day in 2000. Dialogue proves to be a challenging adventure, just as much as the climbs. When some multicolored round objects are seen, a fate is cast. Approx. 2200 words. No sex. No violence. Some foul language. Drug usage: marijuana only. No Mr. Malloy. Movie rating: PG-13.
Auslander – Wrong Color, Wrong Place, Wrong Turn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,190. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this gripping true story, the author describes his life growing up as a biracial boy and young man in the German Democratic Republic. Even though racism contradicted the communist ideology, the author found himself confronted with it on a daily basis. He lets the reader know how difficult it was for him to cope with this situation.
The Final Dive
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
An absolutely fascinating story of how two men met, one man of prominence, the other was the manager of a car rental company in the Bahamas. It all began with “Would you like to borrow my car?” Spear fishing and diving in the beautiful Bahamas, late night dinners, and joyful night-clubbing. An untimely death and a casual remark changed one man’s life forever.
Peygamberleri Örnek Alalım
Price: Free! Words: 27,040. Language: Turkish. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional
İbrahim Peygamber öz oğlunu kurban olarak sunmaya hazırlıklar yaptı. Musa Peygamber bir kâtil idi. Davut Peygamber zina yaptı. Peki, bu adamların hayatları Tanrı'nın Sözü olan Kutsal Kitap'ın takdirini nasıl kazandılar? Biz de onları nasıl örnek alabiliriz? Onları Tanrı'nın beğenisine tavsiye eden şey neydi? Bu yıl okuyacağınız en değerli kitap Peygamberleri Örnek Alalım olabilir.
Madness in reality : The previous war between myself and I
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 18,610. Language: Simple English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You will learn the hard path. No safety. Pleasure. Loads of anwsears .. but wrong questions. Welcome. This book will make you laugh. But the reality is sad. Self improvement tips, emotional healing and my biography. All in one. You are about to see something not that regular .....yet familiar. I will give my best to taste better to anyone. But you would know,anyway.
Bob Hope: A Tribute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,500. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES! He's an American legend whose wisecracks entertained us jor more than sixty years. Now you can enjoy all the glamour and fun of Bob Hope's fabulous life in this intimate, wonderfully detailed biography. Discover how an English immigrant named Leslie Downs Hope became the great Bob Hope, the funniest man in Hollywood, a comedian who won our hearts.
Ready Reference Treatise: I am Malala
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, Malala Yousafzai, was born on 12th July 1997 in the Swat District of Pakistan. The district is in the North-Western Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.