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Hollywood Loves Me: From Navy Lieutenant to Hollywood Assistant
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The journey from Navy officer to Hollywood assistant is no easy road to follow. Chasing a dream, former lieutenant Sandra McDonald finds herself filling out Michael Eisner's expense reports, picking up dog poop for an A-list Oscar winner, and standing in a limo line next to Sting. Now an award-winning author, she recounts her Hollywood years with humor and grace.
But for the Grace of God
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
The amazing memoir of astronaut Bill Pogue, long-time holder of the world record for most days in space.
Resurrection
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Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
By piecing together mountains of testimony, social media, and various disclosures by all the major players in Oscar's melodrama - not least of which are Oscar's and Reeva's own words - Nick van der Leek does what thus far has not been revealed. Not by the media. Not by the social media rumour mill. Not even by the state prosecutor. Van Der Leek manages to put it all together to reveal a motive.
Steve Reeves Legends Never Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book is about my life with Steve ("Hercules") Reeves, during the last seven years of his life. It is written from the perspective of a woman who was (and will always be) deeply, madly in love with Steve Reeves, the incomparable, world class bodybuilder, larger-than-life actor and last, but not least, rancher, horse breeder and author. Dozens of heretofore unpublished pictures included
Emilia Clarke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Clarke won the 2011 EWwy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama for her role as Daenerys. In 2013, she was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards. She was voted the most desirable woman in the world by Askmen readers in 2014.
Hugh Hefner - 1926 - Playboy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"If it was wrong to persecute heterosexuals in a homosexual society then the reverse was wrong, too."
Ian Somerhalder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,890. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Together with his The Vampire Diaries co-stars Candice Accola and Michael Trevino, Somerhalder supports the It Gets Better Project, which makes it a goal to prevent suicide among LGBT youth associated with The Trevor Project.
Justin Bieber - Biography
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Mallette posted a video of the performance on YouTube for their family and friends to see. She continued to upload videos of Bieber singing covers of various R&B songs, and Bieber's popularity on the site grew.
Miley Cyrus - Disney to Scandals
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
On July 22, 2008, Cyrus released her second studio album Breakout, which she said was inspired by "what's been going on in my life in the past year."
Robin Williams - R.I.P
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Most of Williams' acting career was in film, although he gave some performances on stage as well (notably as Estragon in a production of Waiting for Godot with Steve Martin). His first film was the 1977 comedy Can I Do It 'Till I Need Glasses? His performance in Good Morning, Vietnam (1987) resulted in Williams being nominated for an Academy Award.
Paul Walker - 12.09.1973 - 30.11.2013
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In March 2010, Walker went to Constitución, Chile to offer his help and support to the people injured in the 8.8 magnitude earthquake that struck on February 27. He flew with his humanitarian aid team, Reach Out Worldwide, to Haiti to lend a helping hand to the 2010 Haiti earthquake victims.
Marylin Monroe - 1926 - 1962
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ida refused, as she knew Gladys was unstable and the situation would not benefit her young daughter. Gladys pulled Ida into the yard, then quickly ran back to the house and locked herself in. Several minutes later, she walked out with one of Albert Bolender's military duffel bags.
My Mind Is An Open Mouth: A Life Behind the Mic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
With his outlandish, machine-gun rapid-fire humor, Cork Proctor has been knockin' 'em dead for sixty years. . . literally. From his first attempt at stand-up comedy as a gravedigger entertaining his co-worker to lounges and showrooms around the world--on land and sea--this left-handed, dyslexic, two-time high school dropout has not only seen it all, he tells it all.
Frank Sidebottom - Out of His Head
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,930. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The true story of the character that inspired the movie 'Frank', 'Out of His Head' is the authorised biography of the late Chris Sievey, whose life was considerably stranger than fiction.
The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 5)
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Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 88,900. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
THIS BOOK CONTAINS 250 STORIES OF GOOD DEEDS. One of the victims of the 11 September 2001 terrorist attacks was former Bruin Ace Bailey, who died aboard one of the hijacked airliners that struck New York’s World Trade Center. Mr. Orr visited Mr. Bailey’s widow, Katherine, the following day. Mrs. Bailey said, “Bobby will always have a place in my heart.”
Matinee and Evening “The Story of Actors Abby Lewis and John Seymour”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is the story of Abby Lewis, a beautiful, strong, and determined actress, and her husband, the charming, sophisticated actor John Seymour. Their love story spans more than five decades, through many trials and triumphs. The story gives an insider’s look into the trials and rewards of life as an actor. It paints a compelling portrait of a couple who “made it” in an extremely competitive field.
The Importance of Being Ernest: The Life of Actor Jim Varney (Stuff that Vern doesn't even know)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Ernest, the lovable blue-collar buffoon, was a staple of pop culture in countless commercials, movies and a Saturday-morning TV show. Jim Varney was the actor who portrayed the unforgettable homespun character. Jim's nephew, Justin Lloyd, traces Jim’s journey from a talented young actor in Kentucky to an iconic entertainment figure who gained worldwide stardom.
NELSON MANDELA - A MAN FIRST
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,030. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Nelson Mandela, the most famous prisoner of the 20th century, was a tribal prince, the leader of the African National Congress, the commander-in-chief of a rebel army, and a head of state. But he was, first and foremost, a man. This intimate, in-depth biography traces his life from the rural Transkei to the capitals of the world, revealing the heart-stopping danger of his life as the famous ‘Blac
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
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.