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The Lone Piper
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
On June 6, 1944, Brigadier Lovat led the British Commandos ashore at Sword beach on the coast of Normandy. Accompanying him, was his Personal Piper, Private Bill Millin. Without a rifle, carrying only his bagpipes, Bill marched into war wearing his father's World War I kilt. Read the story as told through the eyes of the commandos and paratroopers who witnessed their legendary bravery.
Twenty One Months
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Dec. 14!) Words: 61,420. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Five months after being drafted into the United States Army, I found myself in the middle of South Vietnam and wondering if I was ever going to go home again. This book will give the reader a view of what the Vietnam War was like for me. It has over 50 true stories and events that show different obstacles the soldiers faced and bizarre ways they died while in Vietnam.
The Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 30!) Words: 66,790. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
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.
Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until Nov. 30!) Words: 121,630. 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.
Brazilian Saddle Sores
Price: $3.99 $2.99 USD. (25% off until Oct. 8, 2020!) Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bruce Vaughan provides an entertaining and informative overview of Brazilian cattle ranching during the fifties. This is one man’s personal journey from the British Army to the open ranges of a foreign country. Here and throughout, the author provides essential hooks that keep me engaged as a reader. As readers, we follow the author as he learns Portuguese and adapts to a different culture.
Turn, Turn, Turn
Price: $2.50 $2.00 USD. (20% off until Jan. 8, 2020!) Words: 83,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Sociology
(3.00 from 1 review)
Turn, Turn, Turn begins in 1967 with the Summer of Love through the end of the Vietnam war. As a five foot one, sixteen year old Long Island Jewish boy just graduating High School, his only goal in life is to someday be normal. He discovers LSD, fraternity life, free love, political activism, drug dealing, a devastating loss, a missed love, a life in San Francisco and eventually a way back.
Cabin Stories: An Arkansas Memoir
Price: $3.99 $1.00 USD. (75% off until Sep. 7, 2020!) 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.
My Final Quit
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Dec. 30!) Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Final Quit is the friend who understands how hard it is to quit. Told with raw emotion and humor, Pam Young shares her journal from first toke to last and the realization that busting her addiction was really her soul’s journey to discover her Self. Written for both smokers and non-smokers, My Final Quit offers invaluable insights, useful tools, and great encouragement.
Лични Неща На Български (пъстър сборник)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 34,350. Language: Bulgarian. Published: December 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
In Bulgarian. Този папка съдържа неща свързани лично с автора Христо Мирски, обаче това не е автобиография и материалите са направени интересни за читателите. В момента има 5 неща: Мирски срещу Мирски, Обява, Условия за печатане на Мирски, Творческо завещание на Мирски, и Затворено писмо до магазин “Мухоловка”. Има сродни папки на английски и руски, но те се различават.
Личные Вещи На Русском (разношёрстный сборник)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 24,190. Language: Russian. Published: December 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
In Russian. Эта папка содержит вещи связанные лично с автором Христо Мирский, однако это не автобиография и материалы сделаны интересными для читателей. На данный момент их 5 штук: Мирский против Мирского, Ах, госпожи, господа!, Условия для печатания Мирского, Творческое завещание Мирского, Письмо Мирского Президентам России. Имеются схожие папки на английском и болгарском, но они отличаются.
Personal Things In English (motley collection)
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 30,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Essay » Literature
This folder contains some things related personally with the author Chris Myrski, yet this is not autobiography and the materials are made interesting for the readers. At present there are 4 things, namely: Myrski Against Myrski, Conditions For Printing Of Myrski; Creative Testament Of Myrski, Open Letter To Microsoft. There are similar folders in Russian and Bulgarian, but they differ.
A Hairdresser's Diary: Scissors Retired
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,390. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
. These are stories filled hardships and disasters, mingled with blessings and joy, and through it all you will come to see how a six-year old girl who was lost, unloved and abused became a woman of great passion and inspiration.
A Hairdresser's Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is the story of a little girl who through a childhood full of struggles, hardships and pain had a dream. That dream was to someday become a hairdresser. Follow her as she trades her dollies in for the real thing.This is the diary of a hairdresser who had a calling and a great memory. It is filled with stories of pain, sadness, gossip, angst, triumph, challenge and most of all, humour. Th
Ancient Heroines
Series: The Legendary Women of World History Collections. Price: $4.99 $0.99 USD. (80% off until Nov. 20!) Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The fascinating and inspiring stories of three of the ancient world's most famous heroice women come together in one volume. Begin the journey with "Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh." Then discover Roman Britain with "Boudicca, Britain's Queen of the Iceni." Finally, defend the light with "Hypatia of Alexandria." Three heroic women. One boxed set you won't be able to put down!
Cleopatra VII: Egypt's Last Pharaoh
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 9. Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until Nov. 20!) 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.
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.
Memoirs of a Remarkable Survivor
Price: $4.99 $2.99 USD. (40% off until Dec. 31, 2020!) Words: 34,990. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
This book is dedicated to anyone who has earned their diploma from the University of Hard Knocks! Be thankful for your own resilience--not everyone can take a beating and stand up. In 1993, a family counselor told the author it was remarkable that she had not attempted suicide. "You haven't even heard half of it!" Today, the author's life is full of love, peace, joy and harmony. Here is light.
For Mother's Sake
Price: $3.45 $2.59 USD. (25% off until Jan. 28, 2020!) Words: 117,120. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The true-life account of Jimmy Carl Black, the “Indian of the Group” who, together with Frank Zappa, Roy Estrada and Ray Collins, formed the original and outrageous 1960's Los Angeles rock band: “The Mothers of Invention”, one of the 20th century’s most influential bands. Jimmy recalls these times with a clarity that is remarkable, considering the backdrop – free love, drugs and “freakiness”.