Unofficial Biographies

A Series by KidLit-O , LifeCaps and BookCaps

Ballad of Big Nothing: The Unofficial Biography of Elliott Smith
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
By his untimely death at 34, Elliot Smith had contributed more to the indie music scene then almost any artist. Despite all he contributed, there is little known about him. This book examines his life, his music, his death, and his legacy. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or sometimes forgotten life is recapped.
The Lone Ranger: The Unofficial Biography (Reference)
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
For over 75 years, the Lone Ranger and his companion Tonto have been an active part of pop culture. This book traces the Lone Ranger from his early days on WXYZ radio and continues to the present day with the upcoming release of Disney's "The Lone Ranger" starring Johnny Depp. Along the way it gives plenty of trivia and gossip and the heroic character.
Surfing Mavericks: The Unofficial Biography of Jay Moriarity
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jay Moriarity was a big wave surfer whose positive spirit, relentless dedication, and respect for his sport earned him the admiration of the entire surfing world. Although, he lost his life just one day before his 23rd birthday, he is still an inspiration to not just the surfing community, but to countless people that he met in his life.
42: A Biography of Jack "Jackie" Robinson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players of all time--MLB Rookie of the Year, World Series Champion, six-time all-star, MVP, and a lifetime batting average of .311. But he is most remembered for breaking racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play in the major leagues since the 1880s.
The Beat Killer: A Biography of Beat Writer Lucien Carr and Riverside Park Murder
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Lucien Carr is rarely, if ever, mentioned in the same breath as the more famous poets and authors of the Beat Generation such as Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, or William Burroughs. The Beats were known for views and work that was considered very radical in the 1940s, 1950s, and into the 1960s. For some, this work was shocking, for others it was freeing and inspired a new generation of writers.
Son of Sam: A Biography of David Berkowitz
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Starting in the summer of 1976, one man terrorized a city and fascinated a nation: Son of Sam. Over 30 years after his capture, David Berkowitz (AKA Son of Sam), is still one of the most known serial killers of all time. The life, murders, trial, and prison life of David Berkowitz is recapped in this book. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or
Saul of Tarsus: A Biography of the Apostle Paul
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Paul is arguably the most person most responsible for spreading the message of Jesus Christ to early believers. Much has been written about what he wrote; little has been written about who he actually was. This short biography investigates the life of Paul using all the historical material that is available. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or
The Lonely House: A Biography of Emily Dickinson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
During her lifetime, Emily Dickinson did not seek out recognition or attempt to change the world around her, even in the smallest way. A private but not antisocial person, she kept her life’s work, and her innermost feelings, almost entirely to herself. Her life was rich in intellectual pursuits, and she had many friends with whom she exchanged witty and brilliant letters, but she rarely left the
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
Traitor: A Biography of Judas Iscariot
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
For hundreds of years, one word has represented Judas Iscariot: Traitor. There is more to the man then the one act that he is most remembered for. This short biography investigates the life of Judas using all the historical material that is available. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known or sometimes forgotten life is recapped. We publish a wide array
The Sons of Zebedee: A Biography of the Apostle James and John
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
They are known as the Sons of Thunder; they are perhaps the best known brothers who ever lived; collectively, they converted more people to the gospel than few others. There are, of course, accounts of the brothers in the Bible, but they tell us little about who they actually were. This book investigates the historical evidence out there and gives a rare glimpse into the lives of the famous brot
The Fantastic Mr. Anderson: A Biography of Wes Anderson
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever since "Bottle Rocket" charmed it's way onto movie screens across the country in 1996, Wes Anderson's unique and creative style of filmmaking has captivated audiences worldwide. Much has been written about his movies, but little has been written about the man. This short biography gives you an inside look at the person behind the movies. It also will look briefly at the techniques and style
The Life of Dr. Seuss: A Biography of Theodor Seuss Geisel Just for Kids!
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. His books inspired millions of lives. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Steve Jobs for Kids: A Biography of Steve Jobs Just for Kids!
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. Without him, there would be no iPad’s, iPhones, or Macbooks. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Hilary Clinton for Kids: A Biography of Hilary Clinton Just for Kids!
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
She’s one of the most powerful women in the world. But who is she really? This book, just for kids, will look at her childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made her who she is! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Princess Diana for Kids: A Biography of Princess Diana Just for Kids!
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
She was one of the most inspiring women in the world. Her work helped millions of lives. But who was she really? This book, just for kids, will look at her childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made her who she was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts books.
Elvis for Kids: A Biography of Elvis Presley Just for Kids!
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
He was one of the most brilliant men in the world. His music inspired millions of lives and changed culture as we know it. But who was he really? This book, just for kids, will look at his childhood, education, marriage and work to see what made him who he was! KidLit-o is a leading electronic publisher in children’s books; each month, it publishes several history, science and language arts book
Mister Rogers: A Biography of the Wonderful Life of Fred Rogers
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Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
At it's peak, over 8% of every household in America was tuned into "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." Mister Rogers wholesome message inspired millions of kids to do better. Millions knew the TV personality, but few knew the man behind the cardigan. This book gives a glimpse into what inspired the man who captivated so many viewers. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book,