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Once a Pulp Man: The Secret Life of Judson P. Philips as Hugh Pentecost
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Once a popular mystery writer, Judson P. Philips rose through the ranks of pulp fiction magazines, achieving success as Hugh Pentecost. Years later, he established a summer stock theater that launched several careers. Despite personal success and professional achievement, Philips maintained he was a failure. Audrey Parente examines the complicated life and career of a complex artist.
Adele: Best Selling Artist of Our Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Adele is one of the best-selling singer and songwriter in the United Kingdom. Adele was born in North London, England on May 5, 1988, and attended the performing arts at BRIT School. Her first 2 albums titled “19” and “21”, have earned her substantial praise along with a level of commercial success.
The Tao of Kevin Spacey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
He's been called the greatest actor of his generation. But Kevin Spacey is more than just an Academy Award winning icon and visionary behind House of Cards, the runaway hit Netflix original drama. Kevin Spacey is also an inspiring advocate for talent, a tireless proponent for the arts, and an undeniable man of mystery who keeps the tabloids buzzing.
The Tragic Secret Life of Jayne Mansfield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,540. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Having spent ten years as Jayne Mansfield's press secretary, Raymond Strait knows intimately both the public image and the private person that were Jayne Mansfield. Sitting through hundreds of hours of interviews and private conversations -- not only with Jayne but also with her husbands, her lovers, and her children -- gave Ray the opportunity to present a revealing portrait of the woman.
European Volunteer Service (EVS) Latvia Local Volunteer Adventures Part I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Insight from a diary of the author in local volunteering for European Volunteer Service (EVS) with ups and downs in six month period, interactions with other volunteers from abroad. The daily duties of creative workshop volunteer with creativity and curiosity together with bad, good days and experiences.
P. S. I Love Lucy: Lucille Ball's Palm Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz visited Palm Springs as young lovers. Once married, they built a home here, raised a family and constructed a hotel. Until Desi broke her heart here and all Lucy had was her love for the desert. This is how it happened...
The Queens of Comedy: Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Chelsea Handler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
They've been called the most innovative and irreverent performers of their time. But Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Amy Poehler are much more than a gang of girls who know how to tell jokes. They are also comedy pioneers blazing trails alongside (and ahead of) most of their legendary peers in a male-dominated business.
The Unauthorized True Story Behind The Ghostbusters Reboot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
For the first time ever, go behind the scenes of the long road to reboot with bestselling author Ian Fineman’s bombshell-loaded and refreshingly brisk recount of never-before-told tales of pre-production woes and other major revelations regarding the new all-female remake of Ghostbusters. A must read for fans of the iconic film and its lasting legacy!
2015
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,880. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Outwardly, this is a continuation of the journal entries found in the third part of This Funny Earth of Mine. It's also one of the best books you'll have ever read. Whether or not you'll notice makes no difference to me. Come to think of it, you'll probably want to avoid it altogether, unless you've outgrown the condescending chunks of predictable banality that currently masquerade as books.
Chelsea Handler: The Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From her past on E!'s "Chelsea Lately," to her well-hyped future in late night as the host of a new Netflix series, it's now Chelsea Handler's world. And we’re all just living in it. For the first time ever, go beyond the scenes to meet the real Chelsea Handler in this powerfully revealing unauthorized brisk biography from bestselling entertainment author and veteran journalist Ian Fineman.
The Story of Sunseed — And Other True Adventures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,200. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Some may call this a love story. It's that and more: memoirs, a spiritual quest, and reflections on wisdom gained along the way. The Story of Sunseed is a quintessential journey of our time. It compels us to take a fresh look at today's world and everything we think we know about it. By the end we learn just as our world has been transformed over a lifetime, the same opportunity exists for us.
Things Parents Can't Have
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A short, humorous look at parenting, based on my experience, with a little exaggeration. Genre: nonfiction Length: 5 pages
Amy Poehler and Tina Fey: From SNL to Sisters on Camera and in Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
For the first time ever, bestselling author Ian Fineman profiles the rise of Tina Fey and Amy Poehler, providing an unprecedented account of their individual and collective journeys to the zenith of their industry,
The Cast of Doctor Who Omnibus
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Known only to science fiction fans as the Doctor, a being who explores the timeline in order to save the world from dangers both mysterious and impossible, the BBC’s Dr. Who is the longest running sci-fi TV series of all time, and the secret to its longevity is the ability to recast the lead actor as the same character.
Claudia Jennings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Claudia Jennings is perhaps the most recognizable Playmate, aside from one, i.e. Marilyn Monroe to appear in films. Victoria Vetri was another. Jennings untimely death, at 29, occurred only months before she would have turned 30. Some critics believe she was limited as an actress. Yet a New York Magazine writer praised her "fully clothed" acting in the off Broadway production of Dark of the Moon.
Revered to Reviled: The Untold, Unauthorized, and Uncomfortable Truth About Bill Cosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
For the first time ever, the surreal and stunning downfall of Bill Cosby is recounted in devastating detail by global bestselling author and entertainment news veteran Ian Fineman.
Cut Short: The Unauthorized True Story of Daniel Bryan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
It's the story WWE doesn't want told. It's the story Daniel Bryan knows to be true. It's the story no one has heard until now.
Stories From Ireland & Other Beautiful Places: ORANGE HAIRED ANGEL
You set the price! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Astrology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This first story from my Irish travels centers on Angel B. Halloran and her baby named Bradpitt. I meet her in the town of Ballymagill in the West of Ireland. Sweet as she was, Angel was also crazy about actors. We go from Ron Howard to Brad Pitt to Peter O'Toole and end up with a story about Robert Redford. I hope you enjoy the Orange Haired Angel.
Revival: How a Tenor Lost His Voice But Found His Calling
Price: $7.97 USD. Words: 65,760. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From Juilliard to jumper cables; from wasting all the talent in the world to America's Got Talent, REVIVAL—The Donald Braswell Story—is a memoir about the "Texas Tenor" who lost his voice in a random accident, but finds his calling through faith—and a musical miracle.
Surging To Success: The 25 Entrepreneurs, Authors, Entertainers, Innovators, And Straight-Up Nerds Who Are Following Their Passions And Finding Success
Price: Free! Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From profiles with Oscar-winning screenwriters and New York Times Bestselling authors, to Q&As with the entrepreneurs behind products you use every day, we have spent the last year pulling back the curtain on success, ambition and finding happiness through your career. In short: surging to success. This book represents the best of our efforts. Read. Enjoy. Surge On.

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