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Good Girl, Bad Girl: An Insider’s 1996 Biography of Whitney Houston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
Whitney Houston is a show-business phenomenon and one of Hollywood's most sought-after black actresses. Here is the first-ever behind-the-scenes book about Whitney. Good Girl, Bad Girl is written by Kevin Ammons, who spent a great deal of time with Whitney since his girlfriend, Regina Brown, was Whitney's publicist. During his four-year affair with Brown, Ammons saw Whitney at her bitchiest.
Reach Up for the Sunrise: An Unauthorized Biography of Duran Duran
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Reach up for the Sunrise: An Unauthorized Biography of Duran Duran" follows the ban's progress from the early days and is newly updated for 2016.
James Garner: A Biography
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Internationally known as the star of three dozen movies and three television series, and a familiar face in TV commercials, James Garner is one of our finest actors. He is also one our funniest, but as he points out, "I don't do comedy. I do humor." And it is Garner's special brand of wry, subtle, carefully crafted funniness that has brought him widespread fame and a devoted following.
Betty Grable: The Reluctant Movie Queen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,190. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Betty Grable: The Reluctant Movie Queen is a fascinating and intimate account of the famous star who was for many years the highest-paid woman in America and a favorite pin-up all over the world. Filled with fascinating and intimate accounts from many who knew her well, this publication is a well-documented and eminently readable biography of the sparkling, complex personality of one of Grable.
Tragic Magic: The Life of Traffic's Chris Wood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 173,070. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Traffic was the most enigmatic British band of their day. Formed in early 1967 by Chris Wood, Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi and Dave Mason, they rejected the bright lights of London, in favor of a run-down, supposedly haunted, cottage in the country – a place to live communally and write music. Researched and written over a 10-year period, this is the definitive account of Chris Wood and the band.
Lou's on First
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This intimate portrait of Lou Costello (1906-1959) offers a rare look at one of the most talented comedians of all time. Starting in the 1930s, Costello attained enormous fame touring the burlesque circuits with straight man Bud Abbott (1895-1974). Their live skits (including "Who's on First?"), radio programs, and films such as One Night in the Tropics and Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein.
The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of: The Cinema of John Huston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
An excellent survey into the career of John Huston, the actor, screenwriter & director with an informative, entertaining text. Huston's screenwriting credits feature many mega-hits such as "The Maltese Falcon"; "Sergeant York"; "High Sierra"; "The Killers"; "Jezebel"; "Murders in the Rue Morgue" among the few. But, he is best known for directing "The Maltese Falcon".
Trumped! The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump.
Eavesdropping: Loretta Young talks about her Movie Years
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Behind the Door: the Real Life of Loretta Young, I delved into a select few of Loretta Young’s ninety-eight films. Yet, in our 1990 interviews Loretta and I discussed ninety-one of them, leaving much material behind. She discussed the actors, the directors, the producers, the clothes. What she learned about acting, her innumerable “crushes” on her leading men, her reputation as being difficult.
Behind The Door: the Real Story of Loretta Young
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,410. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Loretta Young: Luminous Beauty. Movie Star. Her name is connected with a “secret baby” fathered by Clark Gable. And, wasn’t there something about Spencer Tracy and Tyrone Power? This book investigates all the above but so much more. This is the personal story of a woman, who happened to be a movie star, the major focus being on her relationships with the most important people in her life.
Alan Alda: The 1983 Biography
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
**This biography was originally published in 1983 and has not been updated. Any events after 1983 are not included.** Best known for his role as Hawkeye Pierce on the award-winning TV series M*A*S*H, Alan Alda has made his way into Hollywood’s spotlight while keeping remarkably free of its whirlwind parties and endless gossip.
I Think I'm On The Guest List
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,490. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Gary Shail's autobiography is raw and honest The actor/entertainer desribes a life lived in the glare of fame, rubbing shoulders with Paul McCartney, Michael Caine and John Entwistle to name a few, but never losing his unique take on life or his sense of humour. He writes about the demons he battled and the behind-the-scenes happening in the productions he was part of.
Race with the Devil: The Gene Vincent Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,810. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Gene Vincent—most famous for his classic 1956 single "Be-Bop-A-Lula"—is one of the most influential rock 'n' roll artists of all time. Updated and revised, featuring new information, interviews, and photographs, this 2016 edition of the critically acclaimed 2000 original is the most comprehensive survey ever written of Vincent's groundbreaking career and turbulent personal life.
King Dragon — The World of Bruce Lee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Norman Borine, a personal friend of the Lee family and proprietor of The World of Bruce Lee Museum, tells the story of the martial artist s amazing life from birth to death, including anecdotes and quotes from Lee s family, friends, students and fans, as well as interesting facts about his amazing physical prowess and films.
A Star Shattered: The Rise & Fall & Rise of Wrestling Diva
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,530. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
World famous wrestling diva Tammy Lynn “Sunny” Sytch has written a tell-all autobiography that follows her into the ring and on the road, through her romantic relationships, domestic abuse, her battle with cancer, incarceration, getting sober and the release of her adult film with Vivid Entertainment.
The Silver Age of Hollywood Movies, 1953 - 1963 - Vol I: Marilyn Monroe
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Although in life Marilyn was a sexy movie star who was renowned at her time for her beauty and sexiness, ironically it was in her death that she ensured her immortality, as it became one of the great conspiracy murder-mysteries of all time.
Diana Ross Reflections
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 131,810. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A legend, a trailblazer, pioneer, icon, there are so many words that can be used to describe Diana Ross but so little has been written in such detail on her extensive body of work. Until now. A true labour of love for this book, is an entertaining, and the ultimate, guide to the career of Miss Diana Ross
Rock Vibrations - la saga des hits du rock
Price: $4.44 USD. Words: 67,980. Language: French. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
L'histoire des chansons mythiques du rock. Stairway to heaven, Satisfaction, Smells like teen spirits… C'est l'histoire de ces monuments du rock, de ces petits moments d'éternité musicale que j'ai voulu vous conter. Comment ont pris forme "Hotel California", "Sultans of Swing", "Paris s'éveille"… ?
Bollywood through Ages + Affairs of Bollywood Stars Revealed ( Special Edition )
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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A Maverick Life: The Jack Kelly Story
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 99,910. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bio of 50s movie star & 50s - 70s TV actor, Jack Kelly, co-star of TV's Maverick.

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