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Surviving My Friends: The Kelly Johnson Story
By Dee Clark
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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An authorised memoir, started by Kelly Johnson - original lead guitarist of Heavy Rock girl band Girlschool - and completed by her friends and family.
Zebra's Rock and Me
By William Byron Hillman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,700. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
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A crazy casting call, a twelve-hour wait and a whole bunch of patience was all it took to land a major role in a multi-million dollar studio film. The nineteen-week production and working side-by-side with Rock Hudson, Ernie Borgnine, Patrick McGoohan, Tony Bill and Jim Brown, turned out to be only part of the exciting journey.
Star Struck: Interviews with Dirty Harry and other Hollywood Icons
By Betty Dravis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Canterbury House Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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Betty Dravis shares behind-the-scenes happenings of some of her favorite celebrity interviews. She tells what led up to the interviews and her feelings and impressions during and after the meetings. Among those interviewed were: Actor/Director Clint Eastwood, Senator Ted Kennedy, 40's Star Jane Russell, Singer/Actress Tanya Tucker, Mayor Joseph Alioto, and Actress Ann Sothern.
WASAO The Big Puppy
By Takeshi Kudo
Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
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Wasao is a long coat Akita dog and very famous in Japan. This is a short photo-story from his true life.
Julian Assange in Sweden
By Guy J Sims
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 97,020. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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Julian Assange, founder of WikiLeaks, was in Sweden for almost seven weeks during August and September 2010. What happened to him during those seven weeks is a story familiar to many people in Sweden, because it is in the Swedish language. Here, for the first time, is the story for English-speaking readers.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 1)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: Some children are incredibly nice. A boy named Jacob made his mother a glass of strawberry-flavored milk. He left it in the refrigerator along with this note: “Dear Mom, This is for you, I understand how hard you work, and I know you love strawberry milk so, I made this for you. :) Jacob.”
Yes I Can: the story of Sammy Davis Jr
By Burt Boyar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 239,790. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Yes I Can, his 1965 worldwide Number One Best Selling autobiography, Sammy Davis recounts the extraordinary obstacles he overcame to become the undisputed world’s greatest entertainer. A half century after it became an immediate bestseller, Yes I can is still an intensely absorbing book, full of the vitality and aggressive greatness of Sammy Davis, Jr.
Ole Harv: Livin' the Blues
By Barry R. Heflick
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Harvey is about the blues. He’s about the music. He’s about the feelings of love, pain, compassion, and hope that encompass the blues.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 2)
By David Bruce
Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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When Jamie Farr's father died, Jamie was broke and needed money to get to Phoenix, Arizona, for the funeral. Jamie started to tell a long-time friend, Andy Fenady, his problem, and before Jamie was able to finish, Andy gave him a signed blank check and said, “Fill it out for whatever amount you need.” Jamie filled it out for $50 — at the time that was enough money for a round-trip air ticket.
The Postie And The Priest A Look At Father Bob Maguire Through His Letterbox
By Ron Burrows
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,780. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The Postie And The Priest is an unlikely collaboration between a priest and his postie whose alter ego demands that he write. Whilst penning the priest's story, laced with the postie's interjections, he allows his alter-ego some latitude resulting in a biography about the iconic Father Bob Maguire whose message could well be: "Love thy neighbour but don't become holier than thou whilst doing it."
The Simple Guide To Lady Gaga
By Chris Scott
Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lady Gaga is an amazing talent who has never doubted her talent throughout the early days working the clubs in New York, through to her colaborations with RedOne. She is now one of the most admired and talked about artists on the planet. This is a simple guide to Lady Gaga. You will learn about her background, musical influences, style and interest outside of music.
"¡Papi, Quiero Ser Un Menudo!"
By Ramon Acevedo, Sr
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,830. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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La veridica historia de como un niño de 12 años de edad se atrevió a soñar con un imposible, pertenecer a la grupación Menudo. Con el apoyo de su familia se enfrentó a los retos que conllevaba esta ilución y lograr con exito llegar a su meta. Luego el enfrentamiento con Padosa y Edgardo Díaz, manejadores del grupo, y su forma peculiar chocante de conducir los negocios de los Menudos.
Foreverland, The Touristic Legacy of Michael Jackson
By David Hatton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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Uncovering the tangible legacy left behind by Michael Jackson and what is in store for the future of his former home, Neverland?
The Country Singer: The Story of Loretta Lynn
By Waln Brown
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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This biography of Loretta Lynn examines her humble beginnings as the daughter of a coal miner growing up during the Great Depression. Loretta was often in trouble at school and in the community. Her schooling ended in the 8th grade, and she was pregnant before her 14th birth. Then, her beautiful voice was discovered, and she rose to become one of America's greatest country music stars.