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Stormy Genius: The Life of Aviation's Maverick Bill Lear
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,850. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
"Reckless, abrasive, egocentric, conniving, wife-cheater...indeed a genius...Interesting reading for all..." The Witchita Eagle-Beacon
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies: Vol IX, Thelma Todd
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Thelma Todd’s movie career spanned only 12 years (1924-36), during which she was in 55 films. She was a contract player during her entire career and never came close to achieving stardom. Sad to say, however, that the subject which makes her a matter of interest is her death, as she was said by some to have been murdered on the orders of none other than Lucky Luciano.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies, 1931-1943: Vol VIII, Lupe Velez
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lupe Velez was the poster child for “Hollywood Girls Go Wild” during the golden age of Hollywood moviemaking. She was renowned for her hair-trigger temper, uncontrollable violence, and erratic actions. She was known for throwing the wildest parties in Hollywood and loved to be the center of attention. She lived life her way and died in a way she thought that a star of her stature should.
NaS Lost: A Tribute to the Little Homey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
NaS Lost is the Nas book only Byron Crawford could write, and not just due to literacy issues in the hip-hop community. Billed as a tribute to the little homey, it is in fact a tribute, but not in the way that an article in XXL magazine is a tribute to a rapper. NaS Lost considers the artist's career in its totality, from its amazing highs to its crushing lows -- and some of everything in between.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies, 1931-1943: Vol VII, Clark Gable
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 25,160. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Clark’s mother died insane when he was a year old and his father believed that brawn over brain was the only standard for measuring manhood. Clark dropped out at the age of 16 to support himself. When Clark developed an interest in the theater, his father belittled him as a sissy. However, despite all his setbacks, Clark pursued his dream and became the king of Hollywood’s romantic actors.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies 1931-1943: Vol V, Humphrey Bogart
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Humphrey Bogart is regarded by the American Film Institute as the greatest actor in movie making history. This is not because he was the handsomest actor, nor did he have the physique to be a leading man, he spoke in a noticeable lisp, could not sing a note, and had no dancing ability. And yet, despite all this, he achieved greatness and immortality on the silver screen.
Legendary Liszt
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Franz Liszt, described as 'the greatest pianist who ever lived', was one of the most sensational figures of his age, his prowess at the keyboard accompanied by sensational good looks. Adored by the public his reputation as a lover made him notorious even after he took religious orders and became the Abbe Liszt. This short biography tells the astonishing story of his life.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies 1931-1943: Vol IV, Mae West
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Mae West was perhaps the most unique female actress of any age of films, in that she became the product of her mind’s eye. Neither the film studios she worked at nor her fans created her, Mae did that herself. In no single instance did an actress ever have such power. Mae established a persona of “forever sexy” but she did it solely with the illusion of being sexy.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies 1931-1943: Vol III, Jean Harlow
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jean Harlow was widely considered as the reigning sexpot of the golden age of Hollywood filmmaking. She usually played the part either of a tough-talking moll or a prostitute and was every man’s fantasy date. The reality, however, was far different. She was largely indifferent to sex and her looks were actually nothing special. Her story is a sad one and her death was horrible beyond belief.
The Golden Age of Hollywood Movies 1931-1943: Vol II, Joan Crawford
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Joan’s childhood was right out of a Dickens novel. Her mother was indifferent to her, her 3 fathers ran out on her. She grew up alone and friendless, having to work her early years at a succession of menial jobs in order to make ends meet for her mother and shiftless brother. When Joan’s 3rd father began sexually molesting her, Joan was blamed for enticing him and kicked out of the house.
All Too Human
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
I came to this book as a hostile critic. I’d said I would review it and felt I ought to do so, but what do I care for a book by a black, English, kick-boxing champion who has spent time in prison. Now I care. It is a significant, thought provoking and entertaining piece of literature, potentially life changing and not far from masterpiece. Jeff Hunt – Humanist Society of New Zealand
The Kardashian Effect
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"The Kardashian Effect" is a compelling, unauthorized, and first-of-its kind look at the Kardashian family, their rise to fame, and the marketing genius behind their multi-million dollar brand. A must read for fans, marketers, and entrepreneurs.
She's a Mod
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A personal diary of 1964. This was the year of the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, mod fashions -- when the British pop scene changed the world forever. Kay was a sixteen year old schoolgirl from an average middle class family in Melbourne, Australia. She didn’t swear, she didn’t smoke, she didn’t drink, she didn’t do drugs or sex. But where pop stars were concerned it was do or die!
The Case of OJ Simpson
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Case of OJ documents the life and times of onetime football legend OJ Simpson up to and past the tragic night his ex-wife Nicole Brown and her close friend and confident Ronald Goldman were tragically murdered. A verdict of not guilty is not necessarily a profession of innocence and many continue to view OJ as a cold blooded murderer no matter what a judge and jury of peers may say.
Inside The Montreal Screw Job: Who Really Got Screwed in the WWE?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Inside The Montreal Screw Job: Who Really Got Screwed in the WWE?" is a compelling and completely unauthorized look at what may have actually happened at Survivor Series 1997. Derived from exclusive interviews, extensive investigative research, and a healthy dose of common sense, this gripping ebook from Sports Entertainment Publishing is a must-read for WWE fans everywhere.
Lázaro López (1856-1903)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: Spanish. Published: August 7, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Uno de los personajes más populares del último cuarto del diecinueve, personaje que por sus negocios y carácter fue amigo de políticos, artistas, toreros, músicos y escritores.
Beyond Batman: The Unauthorized True Story of Christian Bale and His Dark Knight Dilemma
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Beyond Batman" is the unauthorized true story of Christian Bale and his real life Dark Knight dilemma. As the bat signal still glimmers with fervor above Bale's Hollywood marquee, this compelling, first-of-its-kind work recounts Christian Bale's inescapable experience as the Batman of our generation.
Best in the World: The Unauthorized Biography of Phil Brooks (WWE Superstar CM Punk)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Best in the World: The Unauthorized Biography of Phil Brooks" is a first of its kind look at the man behind WWE superstar CM Punk.
Justin Bieber: Off The Deep End
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Justin Bieber: Off The Deep End" is the compelling, disturbing, and completely unauthorized new eBook chronicling Justin Bieber's dangerous transition from a fresh-faced teen with a spotless image to a seemingly reckless bad boy on a dangerous professional and personal downward spiral.
Bono: Soul Searching and Uncensored
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Bono told Joe Jackson, in response to a critical profile Jackson wrote "Yours is a critical voice and, please, stick the boot in, [or] praise. We have that kind of relationship. It is one of respect." Now Jackson applies that approach to this book! But it is mostly a book about Bono, soul searching as never before including a 7,000 Q & A about Elvis. Plase note it is an antholgy not a biography