Books tagged: biographical narrative

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On Roads Most Travelled - an Irish-Australian Historical Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
A "factional" story of humour, struggle, strength of character and determination to overcome adversity; demonstrated by the Slavien’s and Reillys as they faced the challenges of life in Ireland early Nineteenth Century. And perhaps just as challenging, life in the new colony of New South Wales, Australia. Based on known and officially recorded facts surrounding the Slavien and Reilly family.
Storie in viaggio.
Price: Free! Words: 20,690. Language: Italian. Published: June 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Storie in viaggio è un'antologia di 21 racconti, selezionati fra quanti hanno partecipato alla seconda edizione del concorso letterario "Incontro col racconto". Gli autori raccontano il viaggio della vita, declinato nei suoi molteplici significati - viaggio reale o immaginario, incontro con l'altro, esperienza di perdita e separazione, viaggio della speranza - ricorrendo a generi e stili diversi.
Bluehart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,420. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Seven Hart, mysterious daughter of A. J. Bluehart, sets out to discover the source of her father’s contentment. Following audio tapes he recorded to preserve his memories, she uncovers a captivating life story, and solves, through her search, the riddle of her own happiness.
The Wild Wild West
Price: Free! Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The story of a young soldier's deployment to Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom during the 2003 American invasion. The untamed desert of the Middle East was dubbed "The Wild Wild West" by the troops because of the resemblance to the "Cowboys and Indians" era of the American frontier.
Trucker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This is the true story of trucking in the United States. It's not like in the funny papers or on TV. It's a way of life that will surprise most people. Follow a year with Merlin and Jo as they drive their semi across the country.
Kafka's Hairbrush
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
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Someone's having a bad hair day. Anxious writer Franz K. waits for the pharmacy in Prague's old square to open so he can purchase a bottle of his favorite hair tonic. Why are they late? What is wrong with the clerk? Why can't he understand a word he says? "Kafka’s Hairbrush" is an analeptic literary love story. A little pick-me-up. Can the fretful writer ever settle his nerves?
Letter To Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Biographical
Let them eat credit default swaps. Warren Buffett’s partner is in a crotchety mood. He’s fed up with ordinary people thinking they can get rich off the sweat of others. Who do they think they are? Hedge fund managers? “Letter to Berkshire Shareholders (First Draft)” is a businesslike corporate story. Think of it as a moral bailout. Can Warren Buffett make the truth more palatable?