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  • My Way to Success
    Rita Briffa
    Rita’s journey was an uphill struggle from the start. An only child, influenced by her parents’ strong religious beliefs left Rita believing that was the only way to life and fell into a space where questioning was met with a barrage of opposition.Facing an unknown illness in her younger years, Rita was flown to the UK for medical diagnosis; she spent many long hours alone and ...
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  • DOUBLE GENEALOGY
    Marilee Wein
    Surprise adoptee, Grandfather was a coal picker in Scotland, at 29, and Chief Inspector of Mines for British Columbia, at 43. He had shared his date and place of birth, or so, it seemed. This genealogy embraces late 18th to early 20th Century, Scotland, with US implications. His family is lovingly presented in “who done it”, under evaluation, as his potential birth parents. His...
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    20,57 €

  • Buhay Ko, Pananalig Ko Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Ang mga turo niya ukol sa ebanghelyo ng kabanalan, dahil sa kahulugan nito ay lampas pa sa hangganan ng pagiging isang iglesya; ito ay nagiging espirituwal at panlipunang pananampalataya at doktrina sa buong mundo. Si Rev. Dr. Jaerock Lee ay isang kahanga-hangang ministro na tumanggap ng tungkuling magligtas at manggamot ng napakaraming tao sa buong mundo. Ang librong ito na ta...
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  • Recharged
    Lin Woolmington
    My story begins with my amazing conception against all the odds. I have an idyllic childhood in post WW2 Britain and grow up in a lovely Surrey village. I enjoy my school days, complete a secretarial course at college and find myself a good job in London. I become a teenage bride in the swinging sixties! My daughter is born in 1971 and life is good for over 44 years. In 2008 I ...
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  • A Lifetime At War
    Gordon L. Ewell
    Master Sergeant Gordon L. Ewell is a combat engineer and expert in the tactics and techniques the enemy used in Iraq to assemble, disguise, and detonate deadly improvised explosive devices (IEDs). He became part of the first special two-solider team whose mission was to find and render safe the IEDs, before they could unleash their deadly force upon other soldiers, convoys, civ...
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  • A Broken Man
    Trevor Stewart
    This is a story about a broken man. That broken man was me. I was unable to see the signs of a broken marriage and kept believing with my body and soul along with my Christian beliefs in one hand that everything would sort itself out! It is certainly true that in the land of the blind, the one-eyed man is king. I was blinded for not reading the signs of a failing marriage. Now ...
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  • Tales from the Riverside
    Larry Landgraf
    Tales from the Riverside tells true and unique stories about one man’s struggle with alligators, snakes, killer bees, and hordes of nasty critters on a daily basis in his swamp. Experience the danger without the need for professional medical services. Life in a swamp is not for everyone. ...
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    24,10 €

  • Sherri’s Secrets
    Laurie Campbell
    With candor and directness, the author takes you on a deeply personal, narrative journey through her life. From a sometimes abusive and disturbing childhood, to several moves between three provinces in Canada, she builds a life with her husband and children.Through a compelling tale of adversity and accomplishment, she becomes an enterprising and tenacious adult. Learning throu...
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    35,91 €

  • THE MADIBA APPRECIATION CLUB
    Brett Ladds
    As the Queen walked over to the lounge in her beautiful, wide-brimmed hat, I realised I’d just been speaking to the Queen of England. She was sweet and caring, with a warm family feel about her – obviously very well spoken, yet I’d felt like I was speaking to my gran. How does all that power and influence fit into one lovely, caring lady, I wondered.Brett Ladds’ cooking has mad...
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  • Not Yet Sunset
    Grace Acan
    When the boys in her class asked her to sit on the ground in the classroom because they felt girls were dull and so only fit for the dusty floor while they sat on chairs, Grace refused to do so, and vowed to struggle for gender equality. As she excelled in school, the war in neighbouring northern Uganda districts was something Grace only heard about, but did not witness. In the...
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  • Unsung
    William E. Harriot
    This book portrays the adventuresome spirit of Gerald, a nineteen year old experienced bicyclist and seventeen year old Christian, a not so experienced but gutsy bicyclist, who bravely agreed to join Gerald in bicycling across the United States and much of Canada, to Alaska.  It was 1986 in Bethesda, MD, and Gerald, the son of visiting German parents temporarily working in the ...
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  • Ahed Tamimi
    Ahed Tamimi / Paul Heron / Paul Morris
    Ahed Tamimi received prominent media coverage internationally when she was arrested by the Israeli Occupation authorities shortly before Christmas 2017. Israeli soldiers forced their way into the Tamimi’s home at night time, and arrested Nariman and Bassem Tamimi’s 16-year-old daughter, Ahed.The day before, there had been a demonstration to protest against the Occupation Army’s...
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  • MacHaven, A Journey
    Maurita Motland
    I had no idea of the direction my life would take when we brought home our Labrador retriever puppy. I had no plans of being involved in any American Kennel Club activities or in breeding. I grew up as a city girl who loved music. Who knew I'd be smitten by a puppy and the direction of my life would be changed forever? All the joys and tears are worth my journey to MacHaven...
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  • The Queen of Hearts
    Amy Powell / Gary W. Studebaker
    Zelma Studebaker was a writer, teacher and mother of eight children. She was a Christian woman who worked for peace and justice as a participant in humanitarian service projects. In August of 1963 she participated in our nation’s historic March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Her son, Ted Studebaker, was an agriculturalist with Vietnam Christian Service and is a celebrated,...
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    14,65 €

  • Cops are Human Too
    Kurt Mulson
    The author and his immediate family live in Eagle County, Colorado. It is better known to the world as the Vail Valley.Vail’s reputation for its natural beauty and outdoor activities all year long is well deserved. It brings people from all over the world to visit or live. As with any town or city, there are some not-so-nice people. There is always a dark underside, and this wa...
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  • Pyrrhus
    Jacob Abbott
    Jacob Abbott was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. Check out the following list of books to take and exciting, informative, and easy to understand stroll through history ...
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  • Mary, Queen of Scots
    Jacob Abbott
    Hopefully, these books will be found, perhaps, after all, to be useful mainly in entertaining and amusing the youthful readers who may peruse them, as the writing of them has been the amusement and recreation of the author in the intervals of more serious pursuits. ...
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  • Beautiful Joe
    Marshall Saunders
    Beautiful Joe was a dog from the town of Meaford, Ontario, whose story inspired the bestselling 1893 novel Beautiful Joe, which contributed to worldwide awareness of animal cruelty. The real Beautiful Joe was an Airedale-type dog. He was medium-sized, brown, and described as likely being part bull terrier and part fox terrier. Saunders was so touched by Joe’s story that she wro...
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    34,34 €

  • Romulus
    Jacob Abbott
    Jacob Abbott was a prolific author, writing juvenile fiction, brief histories, biographies, religious books for the general reader, and a few works in popular science. Check out the following list of books to take and exciting, informative, and easy to understand stroll through history. ...
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  • Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
    Linda Brent
    Here is one of the few slave narratives written by a women. Slavery is a terrible thing, but it is far more terrible and harrowing for women than for men. Harriet Jacobs was owned by a brutal master who beat his slaves regularly and subjected them to indignations that were far worse. Jacobs eventually escaped her master and moved to a northern state. Though she was unable to ta...
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  • The Persian Expedition
    Xenophon Xenophon
    Stranded deep in enemy territory, the Spartan general Clearchus and the other Greek senior officers were subsequently killed or captured by treachery on the part of the Persian satrap Tissaphernes. Xenophon, one of three remaining leaders elected by the soldiers, played an instrumental role in encouraging the Greek army of 10,000 to march north across foodless deserts and snow-...
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    27,12 €

  • Autobiography of a Yogi - With Pictures
    Paramhansa Yogananda
    Autobiography of a Yogi introduces the reader to the life of Paramahansa Yogananda and his encounters with spiritual figures of both the East and West. The book begins with his childhood family life, to finding his guru, to becoming a monk and establishing his teachings of Kriya Yoga meditation. The book continues in 1920 when Yogananda accepts an invitation to speak in a relig...
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    33,61 €

  • Autobiography of Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt was the twenty-sixth President of the United States. A leader of the Republican Party and of the Progressive Party, he was a Governor of New York and a professional historian, naturalist, explorer, hunter, author, and soldier. He was a Progressive reformer who sought to move the dominant Republican Party into the Progressive camp. He distrusted wealthy busine...
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  • Rise up
    Dana H. Senders
    Rising up is not as easy to do as we think it is. This entitles us to do the things that we are meant to do. It's about overcoming the weakness in woman's basketball officiating. This also help us to figure out what to do when you have a chronic illness and how to succeed. As I rose up to do all the things that I could do I had obstacles to face. From the beginning of t...
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  • Rise up
    Dana H. Senders
    Rising up is not as easy to do as we think it is. This entitles us to do the things that we are meant to do. It's about overcoming the weakness in woman's basketball officiating. This also help us to figure out what to do when you have a chronic illness and how to succeed. As I rose up to do all the things that I could do I had obstacles to face. From the beginning of t...
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  • Changing Faces II
    Darrel Dabbs
    Dabbs wasn’t quite a teenager when his vitiligo surfaced.  It showed up as a little patch around his eyes when he was in sixth grade, Dabbs said.  It spread to his lips, mouth, hands and then across his body.            For years, he wore makeup to avoid stares and have a consistent skin tone. He had his lips tattooed so they wouldn’t be pink.  “It made me look so much better,”...
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  • Walking On Air
    Jethro Shaw
    The true story of a midwestern boy who grew up during the Great Depression. Jethro Shaw as a young child overcame extreme physical infirmities, and his life as an airman and all of his endeavors. In his own words, he tells of how he succeeded and prospered against the odds. 3 ...
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    22,24 €

  • Viaţa Mea, Credinţa Mea Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Viaţa Mea, Credinţa Mea Ⅰ: My Life, My Faith Ⅰ(Romanian Edition)O aromă foarte duhovnicească extrasă din viaţa care a înmugurit cu o iubire nemărginită pentru Dumnezeu, în mijlocul valurilor negre şi a celei mai mari disperări. 3 ...
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    14,87 €

  • Mitt Liv, Min Tro Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    ’Mitt Liv, Min Tro (I)’, selvbiogafien av Dr. Jaerock Lee, vil også gi den mest beryktede og åndelige aroma for deres lesere. Det er fordi hans liv er tatt ifra kjærlighet til Gud som har opplevd de mørke bølger, de kalde lenker og de dypeste fortvilelser. 3 ...
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    14,87 €

  • Мојот Живот, Мојата Вера Ⅰ
    Jaerock Lee
    Мојот Живот, Мојата Вера (I) & (II), дводелната автобиографија на Д-р Џерок Ли, исто така ја обезбедува најмиризливата духовна арома за читателите. Тоа е така бидејќи неговиот живот е издвоен од љубовта кон Бога што ги има искусено темните бранови, ладното поробување и најдлабокиот очај. 3 ...
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