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Fiction » Biographical

Kamp Hatıralarım
Series: Kıyıya Vuran İnsanlık Serisi. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: Turkish. Published: October 16, 2018 by Crab Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Kampta yaşanan zorluklar, ülkesindeki insan manzaraları, kafa karışıklıkları, doğru yolu bulma, hayatına yön verme adına gördüğü ufacık bir umuda sarılan, yaşadığı her anı kaleme almış bir kadının kamp hatıraları.
Closing Credits: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,480. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
When a mysterious list starts circulating, columnist Kathryn Massey's life falls under a public magnifying glass. Beset by writer’s block, screenwriter Marcus Adler finds a box in the basement of the Garden of Allah whose contents could rejuvenate his career but cost him his reputation. New to television, Gwendolyn Brick teams up with Lucille Ball but is conflicted by new opportunities.
Il mio ultimo anno a New York
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: Italian. Published: February 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Anna, vent’anni, parte da Venezia per New York con in tasca il lasciapassare di uno stage da Valentino. Incontra Marco, italiano e migrante 2.0, che non la vuole, ma lei riuscirà a conquistarlo. Il futuro è pieno di promesse, il sogno americano sta per diventare realtà e forse è il momento di pensare a un bambino quando tutto cambia. Anna è di nuovo sola a New York.
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,910. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
Losing herself one headline at a time has dumped Kathryn Massey at the bargaining table with the man she trusts the least. Now that Gwendolyn Brick is a costumer at 20th Century-Fox, she finds that her friendship with Marilyn Monroe puts her into the crosshairs of Darryl Zanuck. Exiled in Rome but under the spell of romance, Marcus Adler must learn to say goodbye in order to give love a chance.
La chiave nel latte
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 51,240. Language: Italian. Published: April 16, 2018 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“La chiave nel latte” racconta la storia di un ragazzo di origini marocchine che cresce in Ticino, nell’Alto Malcantone, dopo che la madre lo ha affidato a un’anziana vedova di nome Elvezia. Il romanzo procede per frammenti, ricordi che la voce narrante riporta alla luce: i giocattoli dell’infanzia, le feste religiose, le partite di hockey sull’asfalto, le infatuazioni...
Tinseltown Confidential: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,490. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
As America embraces the 1950s, television is poaching Hollywood’s turf and Joseph McCarthy forces exiled screenwriter Marcus Adler fights to finally clear his name. Hollywood Reporter Kathryn Massey knows a secret that might take down a charismatic figure out to intimidate the film industry. When “Confidential” magazine arrives, Gwendolyn Brick figures she’s got nothing to hide - until she does.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #3 ("Tinseltown Confidential" - "City of Myths" - "Closing Credits")
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 318,770. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1950s Hollywood saw the beginning of the end of everything: the Eisenhower Years and everything it represented, the restrictive Production Code, Hollywood’s golden-era studio system...and the Garden of Allah Hotel. The times they were a-changing and Hollywood's denizens needed to change too...or be left behind.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard")
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 312,100. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
1940s Hollywood was a perilous time. Over the music of the Hollywood Canteen hung the fear that some of these brave boys won’t make it back. Then came the paranoia that Commies lurked behind every movie, bringing with it the Red Scare. And once HUAC was finished rattling its publicity-seeking saber, a new threat flourished. This time from that plywood book with the tiny screen.
A Gift Wrapped in Barbed Wire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 323,200. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Erica’s life has been nothing shy of extraordinary thanks to her family’s antics, some might even consider it perfect. All of that is about to change one night when she least expects it. A Gift Wrapped in Barbed Wire will take the reader on a wild ride through mental illness brought on by the events of one traumatic night that would lead to years of wrong turns.
Twisted Boulevard: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,750. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
When screenwriter Marcus Adler plans to start over with a disgraced star, a Hollywood censor reminds him that the past isn’t forgotten. Columnist Kathryn Massey must deal with a rival when she glimpses a sight on the set of “Sunset Boulevard.” Gwendolyn Brick thought her new store would be a hit, but when LA’s most notorious madam threatens it, she’ll need a Hollywood miracle to keep her it alive.
Temptation Rag: A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,070. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2018 by Belle Epoque Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Biographical
A remarkable story about the price of freedom, the longing for immortality, and the human need to find forgiveness. From award-winning author Elizabeth Hutchison Bernard, this fictionalized historical saga set in ragtime-era New York includes an unforgettable cast of real-life characters from vaudeville and early African American musical theater.
Memories of Summer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
An old favorite comes back to tug at your heart again. From Publisher's Weekly: "Appalachia in the 1950’s is the vividly drawn springboard to this tender, lyrical novel about mental illness." The Horn Book: "Distinct and startlingly beautiful . . . White’s most moving offering to date.”
Stripped to the Bone: Portraits of Syrian Women
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by Petra Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Biographical
Set between war-torn Syria and the West, Stripped to the Bone explores issues of identity, love, strife, courage and resilience in seven fictional portraits of Syrian women. Paperback edition 5.5" x 8.25" 173 pages ISBN 978-1-927032-46-6
My Name Is Susan, I'm An Addict
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Biographical
This book is a personal story of how addiction to substances/alcohol consumed my life and the ups and downs throughout the period of addiction to drugs/alcohol. I share my feelings, such as shame, and guilt, and also, my success of recovery.
Digging the Vein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Digging the Vein is the stark, tragicomic debut novel from critically acclaimed novelist Tony O'Neill (Sick City, Down and Out on Murder Mile). It tells the autobiographical tale of a young man who arrives in Los Angeles following a brief-but-succesful career in music, only to succumb to the negative pleasures of heroin addiction. With an introductory essay by James "Million Little Pieces" Frey.
Sousanna: The Lost Daughter
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,320. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018 by Tranquility Press. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
As a five-year-old in 1950s Greece, Sousanna plays at being The American. When a stranger deceives her illiterate parents, she is sold to a new family and discovers that being an American is not a life of luxury. As her family searches for Sousanna, she must endure alone in a strange place-unaware of changes that mean home will never be the same.
Against Walls
Series: Amgalant, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 213,740. Language: British English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Biographical
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
In the steppes of High Asia, the year 1166… ‘What is a Mongol? – As free as the geese in the air, as in unison. The flights of the geese promise us we don’t give up independence, to unite.’ The hundred tribes of the Mongols have come together with one aim: to push back against the walls that have crept onto the steppe – farther than China has ever extended its walls before.
Evita ... My Argentina
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Evita Perón tells her own spectacular story. Tracing her life back to her humble beginnings, Evita takes us on her journey to become an actress and later, to the pivotal moment when she meets Colonel Juan Perón. Never content to stay in her husband’s shadow, Evita reveals her help for the working class. A larger-than-life story, told in her own fictional words, the novel is powerful!
My Life With Spirit, Your Life With Spirit
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 39,110. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017 by Fiction4All. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Religious
Whether you realise it, or not, we are all on a journey through life. This book is about the life of Dorothy Davies, a Medium and a healer. It is about a spiritual journey that has, in her own words, been full of surprises. Revealing her first experiences with the spirit world, and how she went on to become a channel to a number of spirits with stories that had to be told.
Sebastian sah den Engel nicht
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: German. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Dies ist die Geschichte von Sebastian. Sein stetiger Begleiter ist ein Engel, von dessen Existenz Sebastian aber nicht das Geringste ahnt. Oder?

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