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Reyhan by Arzu Yildiz
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: Turkish. Published: October 27, 2020 by Davul Kitap. Categories: Fiction » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
Yıllardır aynı soruyu soruyorum. Bir öğrenci itiraz eder mi diye bekliyorum. Ama kimse itiraz etmiyor. Derste soru sormalarına fırsat vermeden çıkıyorum doğru. Ama kimse kendi hakkını aramıyor. Kürsüde durduğum ve profesör olduğum için benden çekiniyorlar. Soru sormaya dahi korkuyorlar. Ben de bu öğrencilerin mezun olduklarında soran değil de cevap veren konumunda kalacaklarını düşünür, üzülürdüm.
Tinseltown Confidential: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,520. 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.
Living Lekka by Yusuf Daniels
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
YUSUF BRINGS THIS BOOK TO LIFE with some epic stories from falling in love for the first time, parading in his orange Speedo on Clifton Beach to travelling the world as a flight attendant, experiencing life like you have never seen before.
Closing Credits: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,610. 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.
Twisted Boulevard: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,780. 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.
Knocking Bolts by Christer Idhammar
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 72,130. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Business
What does it take to become an expert in reliability and maintenance management? Christer Idhammar, reliability and maintenance management "guru", breaks it down for you in his compelling life story. From merchant mariner to company and industry leader, you'll get the insight you need to become an expert in industrial reliability and maintenance management.
Queen of Trial and Sorrow by Susan Appleyard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,210. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Biographical
A B.R.A.G, Medallion winner, this is the story of Queen Elizabeth Wydeville, mother of the princes who were murdered in the Tower of London. And here too are the York brothers: the charismatic King Edward IV, treacherous, unstable George of Clarence and the loyal brother who was to become Richard III.
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,900. 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.
Family Life In The Time of Corona by Donald A Simmons
Price: $7.99 USD. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
It is readily acknowledged that naturists are a very small minority of the people on this earth. For this reason, many may regard them as almost abnormal or weird.
La chiave nel latte by Alexandre Hmine
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...
Against Walls by Bryn Hammond
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.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #2 ("Searchlights and Shadows" - "Reds in the Beds" - "Twisted Boulevard") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 312,130. 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.
Road to Gold by William H. LaBarge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Biographical
Matt "Sweetwater" Sullivan's dream of becoming a Navy pilot could not possibly have prepared him for the body-numbing pace of basic training with a class of bewildered beginners. With grit, verve, and determination, Matt would survive the "Pensacola Pressure-Cooker" and go on to Saufley Field to meet the grueling demands of the Navy's basic flight program.
Tough Love by Aalia Lanius
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Aleyna, who is known for being a confident, smart and pretty brave considering her past battle with cancer, hides from the world an unhealthy relationship with her less than faithful husband in order to maintain the picture perfect image and hopes for saving the marriage on life support. Then the phone call comes that the cancer has returned, she seeks control of her life and healing.
Love, Sometimes: A Novel About Risk, Hollywood, and Controversial Love by Barbara Rose Brooker
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,700. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Biographical
A passionate, sixty-eight-year-old author single-handedly fights ageism in the Hollywood networks and risks her TV series, fame, and fortune—finding controversial true love along the way.
Arminius by William Walling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 161,810. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Biographical
The 1st of a 2-book series, ARMINIUS relates the early saga of an actual barbarian princeling in antiquity, later a legionary and Roman citizen, and later still an equestrian knight. He is said to have led a coalition of tribal warriors to victory in a famous battle that annihilated three entire Roman legions, and which may have subsequently affected the makeup of a segment of European society.
Ready Reference Treatise: It's Kind of a Funny Story by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Biographical
It proved to be a highly successful book and it got recognized as the Best Book for Young Adults from the American Library Association in 2007. The novel was adapted into a movie that was released in the month of October 2010.
More Fun with Dick and Shane by Gillibran Brown
Series: Memoirs Of A Houseboy, Book 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Biographical(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The houseboy is back... Gillibran Brown returns with more day to day tales about life, love and housework. Being a houseboy to two demanding men is no easy task. There’s more to it than first meets the eye. Gilli has to be all things from chief cook and bottle washer to gardener and personal valet When he’s good he’s very very good and when he’s bad…he gets his comeuppance.
Alaric Pinder Boor: A Life Reimagined by Jeff Hopkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2020 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Historical » General
Alaric Pinder Boor lived and died more than a century ago. His fascinating life has been reconstructed. The literary device of ‘faction’ (fact incorporating fiction) has been employed. The aim is to reimagine a life story and introduce Pinder Boor to a new audience as a life well lived, but cut short far too soon.