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Margaret of Wessex: Mother, Saint, and Queen of Scots
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 10. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 25,310. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The 11th century was a dangerous time to be of the line unbroken of King Æthelred II Unread and his first queen, Æfgifu of York. Recalled to England from Hungary by Edward the Confessor and made a political prisoner, Margaret and her family found King Máel Coluim mac Donnchadh Ceann Mhor's invitation to his court in Dunfermline the long-awaited answer to her prayers.
Heirs To The Legacy - A Generational Memoir
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free until Dec. 31!) Words: 76,300. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Heirs To The Legacy began as a personal memoir, driven by two statements from the latter years of Dr. Warford's career: "It takes a lot of third-graders to make one engineer." and "Having entered college in 1962, at the height of the Cold War, the Arms Race, and the Space Race, my destiny was to become an engineer." Early research for the book quickly expanded the memoir to an entire generation.
Silent Fright: A Memoir
Price: $7.95 $3.18 USD. (60% off!) Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
A true story of quiet courage, fear, shame, and ultimate hope.
I, Master
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles, & brain twisters, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This isn't a book or a novel as much as it isn't a manual guide on how to become a perfect roleplayer. This is a collection of events that happened to me, real and raw, throughout my Roleplaying Career. The good and the bad are bundled together, giving a semi-coherent form to many of them, and then renouncing the coherence to just formulate more on what happened, why it happened, and for what dre
The Case for Chiropractic
Price: $2.99 $2.45 USD. (18% off until Oct. 8!) Words: 19,080. Language: British English. Published: September 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A look back on 52 years of practice in Hong Kong, as a Doctor of Chiropractic. The good, the bad and the ugly.
Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until April 30!) Words: 132,540. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The last thing George Chuvalo wanted as he embarked on an astonishing heavyweight pro boxing career -- where he was called ‘The Toughest Man on the Planet’ by both Muhammad Ali and George Foreman -- was to be remembered as an ‘Opioid Warrior.’ But in retirement, he was thrown into the fight of his life, trying to save four family members – three sons and his wife -- from opioid hell.
The Struggle Within: The Wind's Divine Melody (Vol. 1)
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until June 19!) Words: 89,660. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational
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Jacob could never have made the transition from an anxious, abused teen to a young adult who was blooming out of his shell without the grace and guidance of his spiritual Master, Sri Chinmoy. But then everything changed. And now it seemed that the idea of an intervention from his family was impossible.
Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 9. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical
Cleopatra was the last of the Greco-Egyptian Ptolemaic dynasty. She was also the only descendant of Ptolemy to speak Egyptian. More than Caesar's lover. More than Egypt's most famous queen, she was a woman of courage, compassion, and vision who loved Egypt more than any other Greek before or since ever could. Includes a detailed timeline, bibliography, and a special Easter egg for Doctor Who fans.
Trump's Cabinet: The Rise of Each Appointed Deplorable
Price: $5.95 USD. (Free until April 20!) Words: 22,930. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2018 by aLife Beyond Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government
Mini-biographies on each administration secretary, focusing on who they are, what they stand for, and how they can possibly screw up our country.
The Addiction Manifesto
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is dedicated to the still suffering addicts struggling to find a way to beat their substance abuse addictions. This is my story on how I learned to resist the sweet, seductive voice of addiction and remain sober. I have bounced between the streets and jails for the last 20 years trying to control something that will not be controlled. I try to break down the addiction 'matrix' for you
Growing Up Under the Third Reich
Price: $3.95 $2.96 USD. (25% off until May 31!) Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This is a true story of one ordinary family’s struggle to persevere during WWII living in Germany. In their own words family members recall their adaption to a changing political, economic and social environment occurring under Hitler’s reign. Narrated by the youngest in the family, Helga describes the tragic and happy events that led to her family’s immigration to the United States of America.
How to Not Run Away to Mexico
Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 24,510. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
What’s it like to move to Mexico when you’re unprepared and uninformed? A Canadian weaves a true story about relocating to Mexico and enduring incredible hurdles and adventures. What happens when stuck in a foreign land with too much baggage, limited resources and poor choices based on bad misinformation? She reveals how we can reach our wildest dreams of moving abroad, the easier way.
Hope in the Valley
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free until Feb. 8, 2022!) Words: 18,120. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Hope in the Valley is a memoir written by Elizabeth Fischer and her husband, Kevin. At 26 years old, Elizabeth was diagnosed with stage IV melanoma cancer which flipped everything she knew upside down. From medical uncertainty to eternal promise, these pages are an intimate look at the life of Elizabeth and the Hope of Christ above everything the world could throw at her.
The Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free until April 30!) Words: 66,790. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
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Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry from the Heart - Ground Zero 02: Tsunami and Worse
Series: The Voice of Fukushima: A Cry from the Heart. Price: $3.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Asian
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Unaware that the M 9.0 megaquake of March 11, 2011 was just the beginning of it all Yogan Baum narrowly escapes the ensuing tsunami. In search of his wife he slowly realizes the really bad news is still to come. Next morning the north-flying Chinooks overhead tell their own story. Reunited to his wife the flight from Fukushima is on. Japan is on the brink and the whole world is watching Dai-ichi.
Pilgrimage 朝圣之旅
Price: $9.99 USD. (Free until April 30!) Words: 3,370. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Self-realization
This is the Mandarin edition of WALKING FOR PEACE, AN INNER JOURNEY. 朝圣之旅》是一本真实的传记,记录了作者莫妮·多吉和她的丈夫阿尔贝托·阿格拉索历时13个月,徒步穿越13个国家,跨越欧洲大陆去朝圣,在路上寻找自己心灵答案的经历。 她曾订过为期一年的不定期机桑,起点是埃及。她曾晚上爬上金字塔,白天骑着骆驼穿越沙漠。她曾在卡帕多西亚的洞穴里沉思,在伊斯坦布尔跨越欧洲和亚洲。她曾在地中海的沙滩上游荡,听大自然低声诉说它们的秘密,展现它们美丽的瞬间。但只有这场始于罗马的朝圣之旅,让她找到了内心的和平,以及,遇见她一生的伴侣--阿尔贝托。在这长达13个月的徒步旅行中,他们经历了烈日、酷寒、饥饿、疲惫与创伤,他们经历了至亲去世、朋友争执、世人的不理解,他们经历了迷茫、恐惧、悲伤......
Gwenllian ferch Gruffydd, The Warrior Princess of Deheubarth
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 6. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
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Born in 1097, Princess Gwenllian's life changed forever when she fell in love with Prince Gruffydd ap Rhys, the beleaguered heir to Rhys ap Tewdur of Deheubarth. Together husband and wife fought for and ruled southern Wales, challenging the Norman Conquest of Wales and proving once and for all the nobility and courage of the Welsh people, a courage that endures across the centuries.
Tears of Innocence
Price: $3.99 $1.60 USD. (60% off!) Words: 58,830. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From a loving family this five year old girl is thrown into a world of abuse and torture leading to attempted suicide, near insanity and the contemplation of murder.
Cowboy Sweethearts
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until Dec. 31!) Words: 49,030. Language: American English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Get a glimpse of rodeo life from the days of tent camps and telegrams to the age of traveling in luxury horse trailers with built-in living quarters and cell phones. Read the true stories of eleven women who married prominent men of the rodeo. Some stayed at home while other went with their husbands on the rodeo circuit. A few were rodeo participants, themselves.
Cabin Stories: An Arkansas Memoir
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off until Sep. 7!) Words: 47,960. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Seventeen stories relating to our Chicago family's discoveries and adventures in the northwest corner of Arkansas explore the dynamics and benefits of learning a different culture. Maintaining a seventy-nine year old log cabin is a chore in itself, rendered memorable by our love of discovery and family.