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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, and the high price he had to pay for his often aggressive and r
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: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You will learn the hard day. And you are not goint to enjoy it. One of the reasons is that anybody has anwsears but not anyone got the right questions. Welcome to my book. Your life. I hope you won`t get creeped enough.
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.
Don't Give Up
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The book is a brief testimony about my life and the struggles I have had and continue to on a daily basis. I talk openly and candid about life issues and how hard it is to get past one thing and then you look up and there's something else. It's real talk and real life. I speak on facts and my faith in God. The book is truly encouraging!
Three Men Up A Mountain
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 34,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
John Furniss and his friends took every opportunity to escape from their work and studies and go climbing together, first in England, Wales and Scotland and later tackling the more challenging peaks of the Austrian and German Alps. Adding the vertical metres together, they scaled more than 13 times the height of Mount Everest.
Kattey’s Arrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,330. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Kattey’s Arrow follows the journey of a young girl who from birth felt her life was accompanied by a profound spirit of darkness that always landed her in painful and emotionally draining situations.
Imam Ahmed bin Hanbal
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Ahmed bin Hanbal was a noted scholar of Hadith (Prophet’s sayings) & Fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence). He authored the Musnad, a widely used collection of over 30,000 Hadith. He is the founder of the widespread Hanbali school of thought. He refused to change his rulings despite serious persecution by the ruler of the time, & is remembered as a courageous and dedicated intellectual of Islamic history.
Imam Shaafai
Price: Free! Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Shaafai was a famous scholar of Arabic linguistics, Quran, Hadith & Fiqh. His original work, determining the guidelines for jurisprudence by integrating the perspectives of traditionalists and rationalists, was a highly valuable contribution to the field. He was also the founder of the Shaafai school of thought dominant Egypt, Saudi Arabia and southeast Asia.
Imam Malik
Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Malik bin Anas is the founder of Maliki school of thought. He is also the author of Al-Mautah, a collection of the Prophet’s sayings and religious rulings. The Maliki school of thought gained immense influence and spread into Arabia, Africa, and Spain. He is remembered as a true Muslim hero from the world of learning.