Books tagged: famous people

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Hemingway's Bed
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In this short story, Ernest Hemingway sails on.
Films Famous, Fanciful, Frolicsome & Fantastic: Classic Movies from Cinema's Golden Age
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,840. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A book that examined all my favorite films! That aim proved impossible. I have so many! But I did manage to detail Alias Nick Beal, Arabian Nights, Band Wagon, Easy Living, Elephant Walk, Fabiola, Far Country, 5th Chair, 5000 Fingers of Dr T, Foreign Affair, Green Pastures, Heartbeat, Iron Horse, Love, Narrow Margin, October Man, Quiet Man, Quo Vadis, Rope, Tall T, Tall Target, and many more.
Hollywood Gold: Famous Films of the Forties & Fifties
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,870. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book's real meat lies in its extensive cast and camera credits plus background information and reviews on all 160 titles from Adventures of Mark Twain through to You Were Never Lovelier. Most enjoyable of many extras are the inside comments on Ghost of Frankenstein, Humoresque, The Killers, Letter from an Unknown Woman, Nightmare Alley, Niagara, The Thin Man, We're Not Married, Malaya, etc.
The Joy of Synchronicity: Inspiring Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Synchronicity, that amazing timing of events when certain pieces seem to fall effortlessly into place, one thing enhancing or making possible the next, always brings me great joy. From the amazing wisdom coming out of the mouths of babes, to timely twists of life-changing fate, they speak of how strongly we are all connected within the sacred dance of life. These are all intriguing true stories.
My Seven Years in Captivity - Tails & Misadventures in the San Diego Zoo
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Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From tales of the painting elephant that appeared on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, to encounters with a "psycho" duck, a baby gorilla and an escaped kangaroo, PR man Seaton, describes his fascinating experiences during his tenure at the world-famous San Diego Zoo. A self-described "non zoologist," he amusingly describes his cherished days in captivity as press agent for the beasties.
Inspired by Others
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This book gives one hundred and one incidents for which I am thankful. Most are anecdotes about people to whom I owe so much. Interspersed with these anecdotes are passages from the Bible or great writings, which also inspired and continue to inspire me.
Ils ont donné leur nom à une rue de Nantes
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Price: $17.00 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: French. Published: August 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Plus de 1200 biographies des personnages illustres et méconnus qui ont donné leur nom à une Rue de Nantes (France) Over 1200 biographies of famous people and unknown who gave their name to a street of the city of Nantes (France).
Tracking the Lizard King
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Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Get rich or die trying? Really?
Famous Quotes by Famous People from Socrates to Nicole Kidman. Be Inspired!
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Series: Motivational & Fun Quotes by Famous People - Be Inspired!. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A selection of quirky, inspirational and feel good quotes from some of the world's most well known leaders and achievers. Laid out in A-Z format for easy reference.
Suitable for Hanging
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
A unique collection of unusual and rare quotations by a wide variety of talents and celebrities. The quotes within range from insightful to funny, intellectual to raunchy. This book caters to quote-junkies and artists from every walk of life.