Tag Archives: Non-Fiction

Featured non-fiction books including biographies, memoirs, histories, how-to, self-help, education, reference and more!

Collapse of the African American Family

Collapse of the African American FamilyIn Collapse of the African American Family, Anthropologist Gregory Days presents a twenty-first century wake-up call to his fellow African Americans and America as a nation.

Days shares his observations as a Black man who spent years working as a cultural anthropologist. His book describes phenomena he has witnessed and what he views as the destruction of the African American family from within. Continue reading

Everyday Cooking: Real Life, Real Food, Real People

Everyday Cooking by Sandra KatanicThis book is all about cooking with everyday ingredients, using simple recipes to make cooking easy.

Sandra Katanic is a chef who loves to teach and educate people on everyday cooking, and her passion is to give people tools to eat better while still maintaining their busy lifestyle.

Her book features how she likes to cook during the week as well as tips and tricks to save time, make substitutions and pre-plan. Continue reading

The Ultimate Saskatoon Berry Cookbook

The Ultimate Saskatoon Berry Cookbook by Vickianne CaswellThese berries are great as wine, pie and jam, but what else can you do with them?

Take a journey with your taste buds as you try a chocolate bar or fudge, a hot or cold soup, or tiramisu.

Have a cup of lemonade with your Saskatoon berry salad with vinaigrette dressing, along with your game or other meat.

This book contains 85 recipes from sauce, ice cream, chutney, cookies, cakes and even pemmican. Continue reading

Dear You

Dear YouDear You is a lovely invitation into Derra Nicole Sabo’s world.

A wonderful opportunity borne out of a complex and challenging experience, to recall the good times with loved ones, the chance to express the rarely spoken profound specifics of what binds friends and family together.

This is a heart-warming collection of letters to loved ones that explores the wonder, frailty and extraordinary qualities of friendship, family, love and life. Continue reading

Drama Free Dating: Learn From Others, So You Can Stop Wasting Your Time

Drama Free Dating by Camie L. Vincent, L.P.C., L.M.H.C.Another disappointing date have you feeling down? Do you wonder if you’ll ever find true love?

Drama Free Dating will not only broaden your perspective on many different aspects of dating, but it will help you conquer all of those feelings and put you on a path toward finding a partner who is right for you. Dating norms have changed over the past decade, leaving many singles lost and confused. It’s time for fresh, updated information that will help connect today’s singles. The objective of Drama Free Dating is to simplify the dating process and to raise the bar, therefore, leading to healthier, loving relationships. Continue reading

Mind Files: Perception, Perspective, & Problems

Mind Files: Perception, Perspective, & Problems by Penny HodgsonOur perceptions become our perspectives, and our perspectives can become so rigid that they create problems in our lives.

Perception, Perspective & Problems takes a look at the mind’s process of using the past as a reference in understanding what we are currently experiencing, and how that process interferes not only with the present, but the future as well.

Delve into the filing cabinets of your mind, and learn how the conclusions you formed at the end of each and every experience created expectations, and why those expectations are at the root of all your unhappiness. Continue reading

The Lady Chablis Quiz Book

The Lady Chablis Quiz BookUnauthorized quiz book focuses on the career and personal life of transgender icon, performer, actress, and author, the Grand Empress herself, The Lady Chablis.

The topics covered in this quiz book include her early gay life, second family & drag mother, show business ventures & performances, television & movie appearances, her role in Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil—in both the book by John Berendt and subsequent movie, accolades & awards, doctors & addictions, run in’s with the law, romances & memoirs, hard times, philanthropy, and so much more!  Continue reading

Costa Rica: Spanish Travel Phrases for English Speaking Travelers

Costa Rica: Spanish Travel Phrases for English Speaking Travelers by Sarah RetterDo you want to travel with ease and elegance getting what you need when you need it? This is the solution for your communication problems when you travel to Costa Rica.

The most useful 1,000 phrases to get around when travelling in Costa Rica. You can access the phrase you need by using a clickable table of contents that will lead you to the topic you are looking for:

Bank, Bar, Boutique, Bus travel, Business meetings, Café, Car accidents, Car rental, Car travel, Children, Cinema, Communication, Consulate, Customs, Directions, Discomfort, Embassy, Gas station Continue reading

How to Become a Private Investigator

How to Become a Private InvestigatorBreak into the industry with little or no experience.

So you want to be a private investigator?

• Little or no law enforcement or related experience?
• Sick of sending resumes and calling companies only to hear ‘no’?
• Want to start your own business?
• Want to know what it’s really like being a P.I.?

A few years ago I was in exactly the same position.

Find out how I went from a standard corporate marketing job, to fulfilling my dream of becoming a private investigator – with almost no experience.  Continue reading

The Next Port

The Next PortThe Next Port by Heyward Coleman is a bold and entertaining memoir chronicling the five year voyage the author and his wife made sailing their 42-foot sailboat, Skimmer.

Readers will marvel at the warmth, generosity and wisdom the world had to offer them on this journey of a lifetime.

What began as letters to family and friends ultimately became an engaging book that chronicles the realization of a lifelong dream of the author and his wife to explore the world on a sailboat and is a powerful testament to the life and love that flourished during their five-year “world-wind” voyage. Continue reading

U.S. Presidents Quiz Book (American History Quiz Series 1)

U.S. Presidents Quiz BookThis fun quiz book, complete with images, is a tribute to the first 45 presidents of the United States of America.

From George Washington to Donald Trump, this book is packed with interesting trivia tidbits and lots of images! With simple questions in the front and lesser known facts in the back, this book will test your knowledge while learning little known facts and trivia about the leaders who have shaped the United States of America.

Play on your own, or enjoy it with family and friends! Continue reading

No Greater Ally: The Untold Story of Poland’s Forces in World War II

No Greater Ally The Untold Story of Polands Forces in World War IIThere is a chapter of World War II history that remains largely untold; the monumental struggles of an entire nation have been forgotten, and even intentionally obscured. Giving a full overview of Poland’s participation in World War II.

Following their valiant but doomed defence of Poland in 1939, members of the Polish armed forces fought with the Allies wherever and however they could. Full of previously unpublished accounts, and rare photographs, this title provides a detailed analysis of the devastation the war brought to Poland, and the final betrayal when, having fought for freedom for six long years, Poland was handed to the Soviet Union. Continue reading