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Elon Musk: The Unauthorized Autobiography
Pre-release—available June 28, 2017. Price: $12.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Elon Musk, The Tesla and SpaceX founder, PayPal co-founder, Internet tycoon shares the story of his life and dreams.
Journey to the Self
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,160. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A child of wartime London, Maureen emigrated to the other side of the world in the 1950’s. Crossing the Alps in a bubble car, sailing through the Suez Canal, driving in the Australian outback alone, she recreated herself time and time again. A maverick spirit with an appetite for change, Maureen set out to see the world and to see how it would change her.
Flowering Roots
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Flowering Roots tells the true story of a young woman migrating to Australia with her family. The author tells of her struggles to understand the new language, the culture and trying to survive. This is trip of acculturation and independence told in poetry.
The Silent Scream
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,240. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the calls of the birds, the rumbling of elephants, the unnerving chuckle of hyena at night, and the silent scream of the impala on its death throes with its outstretched neck the lions jaws to the antics of some of the human inhabitants, the sounds and sights of the African bush are relived in these pages. There are other adventures which did not involve hunting
The Beach Bungalow Build - Zanzibar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,880. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2013 Sue Llewellyn backpacked around Southern Africa. Along the way she met Ame, a local man who was trying to make enough money to build a house for his wife and child by running a seafood beach bar and restaurant in Zanzibar. Sue introduced Ame to a friend teaching tourism on the island and set in motion a serious of events that led to the Beach Bungalow Build.
Morgan Freeman Biography: What Does It Take For a Black Actor To Succeed In Hollywood?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Have you ever wondered how Morgan Freeman rose to stardom? He was not always rich and admirable. He came from a poor family and he had to go a long way to become an successful actor. Morgan Freeman is one of the early African American actors that made it in Hollywood. When you read the book, it would feel like you are getting into his life. Morgan believed that everyone can succeed in life...
Simple Man
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Learning to live without a father, from generation to generation.
What Lies Within
Price: $9.23 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book is both an autobiography, in which Gary describes a very eventful life, and an exploration into meaning. After a deprived childhood in a poor part of Melbourne Gary enjoyed some larrikin teenage adventures before his strong ambition to succeed through study and sport led him into a more conventional ways. He describes his early working life as a struggle to maintain a difficult marriage
A Boy's War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A collection of prose and poetry about the Primary schooldays of John Pratt in Bexhill-on-Sea, England, during World War 2, 1939-1944.
Two Degrees of Separation
Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Two Degrees of Separation chronicles Johnny Fox's college years. How his burgeoning golf addiction almost derailed his academic plans at 18. How he switched courses, then towns but still couldn't shake the urge to hone his swing. And how, years later, he sought redemption at the college of Saint Mary. Two degrees is a light-hearted account of Johnny's journey from college dropout to star pupil.