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The Mystery Professor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: American English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Peter H Pearse, Professor of Economics at Millersville University Pennsylvania was arrested on 21 March 1983 and charged with false identity. The subsequent investigation discovered that this was not his real name and he taught different subjects in at least five other Universities and had over 34 identities. This is a true story of how his deception was uncovered and his true identity revealed.
The Faith of a Saint, St. Julie Billiart, Co-Founder, Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur
Series: Heavenly Host. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
This biography was written in every-day language. It is not meant to be an all-inclusive recounting of the details of Julie's work. Rather, it introduces readers who never heard of Julie Billiart to the woman who received extraordinary graces from God. Details of what she was like, what her life was like, and the tests of faith she endured are focused on.
Staff, a Necessary Evil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A continuation of the Author's thoughts on life, the world and having a disability.
A Guide to Common Sense: A Disabled Woman's Perspective
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
A contination of the Author's thoughts on life, the world, and having a disability.
Scarred for Life: One Woman's Struggle with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Prescription Drug Addiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012 by Critical Mass Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"This is my testimony and if it [helps] just one person... it will all be worth it." -- Lucy R. Burlington In the late 1970s, Lucy was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis. Keeping the pain at bay led her to make some unfortunate decisions. So others might benefit, she wrote her story but died before it could be published. Thirty years later, this gripping, concise memoir is as timely as ever.
After the Fire: A Personal Essay
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A young writer struggles to find his voice in a long ago writing workshop. Years later the teacher's lessons still provide inspiration.
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Female entrepreneurs, also known as women entrepreneurs, encompass approximately 1/3 of all entrepreneurs worldwide. This ebook consists of ten female entrepreneurs. The book is part four in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Esther Grether, Gayle Cook, Heidi Horten, Leonore Annenberg, Lily Safra, Liz Mohn, Meg Whitman, Milane Frantz, Zhang Xin and Zhang Yin.
Storia di Una Giacca che Non Voleva Lasciarla
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 190. Language: Italian. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
La vita ci pone di fronte a situazioni che entrano a far parte della nostra interiorità e diventano l'orientamento di un'intera esistenza o restano come ricordi di un sogno infranto, sono comunque segni di cambiamento.
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part Six
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This ebook consists of ten female entrepreneurs. The book is part six in a series. The female entrepreneurs are: Athina Onassis Roussel, Benedicta Chamberlain, Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba, Chen Ningning, Giuliana Benetton, Kelly Zong, Marguerite Harbert, Nichola Pease, Nina Wang and Slavica Ecclestone.
It's Not You, It's Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Dating and relationships
A close friendship between two struggling women writers evolves into a passionate love affair. What could go wrong? Well, pretty much everything... San Francisco in the mid-to-late 1990s and two women are trying to build a successful lesbian relationship. But issues of self-image, love, sexuality, and intimacy somehow seem to push them apart just as much as bring them closer.
Once Upon An Albatross..., Volume 2 (2006) (Blog Postings)
Series: Once Upon An Albatross... Blog Postings. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
The second volume of blog postings from Once Upon An Albatross... about Silicon Valley, California and whatever else, featuring 40 blog postings from 2006: "Becoming A Normal Video Gamer," "The Neighborhood Power Transformer Went Kablooey," "The Rattlesnakes of Unix Administration," "Open Season on Escaping Animated Animals," Watching Nature On The Train" and "Finishing School Or Going Bust."
North Oahu Awakens
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever wondered how the local people behaved during the bombing of Pearl Harbor? This is a true story about 2 young boys growing up in the midst of military movements and battles on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. The brothers grow up in the "up country" of the island amid superstition, juvenile detention housing, and military takeovers.
Claudia Procula Wife of Pontius Pilate Friend of Mary Magdalene
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The book is a brief historical biography of Claudia Procula, the Roman Princess who married Pontius Pilate, the Roman Prefect of Judea who judged Jesus Christ and crucified him. Claudia knew Jesus and tried to save him, and later converted her Roman husband.
A Biography Of Ten Of The Wealthiest Female Entrepreneurs Part One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
This ebook is part 1 in a series. The ebook consists of 10 of the wealthiest female entrepreneurs. They are: Abigail Johnson, Alice Walton, Charlene de Carvalho-Heineken, Eva Gorda de Rivera, Jacqueline Mars, Laurene Powell Jobs, Loretta Robinson, Maria Franca Fissolo, Sandra Ortega Mera and Susanne Klatten.
The Many Lives of Tania Laveder, Russian World War II Survivor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Tania Laveder was completing her first year of medical school in Krasnodar, Russia, when she was drafted into World War II. Captured in 1942 in Crimea, in the catacombs outside Kerch, she was transferred to Germany, then to Italy, and finally to France’s Côte d’Azur, where she set out to reestablish her life. Two-and-a-half generations later, Tania at last shares her remarkable story.
My Dyslexic Journey
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A personal view of Dyslexia and associated conditions. Exploring the ups as well as the downs.
Robert Kiyosaki: His Life and Rules for Success and Financial Freedom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
Understanding the meaning of success as taught by Robert Kiyosaki can lead you to pursuing your dreams.
Terror in East Lansing: The Tale of MSU Serial Killer Donald Miller (A True Crime Short)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From R. Barri Flowers, award-winning criminologist and international bestselling author of the true crime classic, The Sex Slave Murders, comes a gripping new true crime short, Terror in East Lansing: The Tale of MSU Serial Killer Donald Miller.
Sleeping Beauties
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
'Sleeping Beauties' is a short novella designed to be read by individuals who are time poor, yet still caring enough to think critically about personal and political matters. I chose the on-line self-publishing forum so that more people would be able to access this document and in order to restrict outside interference. This is my story. These are my words.
100 Quotations from Dr. Albert Einstein
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Albert Einstein has always been my favorite physicist/scientist for many, many years. I have compiled his quotations for about 10 years. I hope you enjoy them as much as I have. I have read many of his papers. In my opinion, he is #1 in a scale of 1 to 10.