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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: 97,510. 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.
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: 99,760. 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.
Closing Credits: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,600. 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.
Digging the Vein by Tony O'Neill
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.
The It Girl and Me - A Novel of Clara Bow by Laini Giles
Series: Forgotten Actresses, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
The secretary to actress Clara Bow describes her topsy-turvy life with the woman they called "The It Girl."
City of Myths: A Novel of Golden-Era Hollywood by Martin Turnbull
Series: Hollywood's Garden of Allah novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,890. 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.
Tales, Triumphs, and Misadventures, My time in the Scottish Highlands by Marc Stewart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: Simple English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical(5.00 from 1 review)
Marc Stewart visited Scotland in 2001. He had heard stories about Scotland all his life from his mother and grandmother. He yearned to visit the place of his ancestors and walked on the battlefield of Culloden as well as visit the Iron age sites on Orkney. His descriptions of his experiences will make you laugh and want to visit Scotland yourself.
My Name Is Sappho by Martha Rofheart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,650. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018 by Enlightenment Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Biographical
Out of history, legend and the cloud drifts of Sappho's own poetry, Martha Rofheart has spun a dazzling tale---a life of high adventure, brutal war, political intrigue, and poignant romance. The dimly known era of Greece six centuries before Christ is illuminated in a lyrical and humanistic story of a woman whose enduring fame lies in her new conception of woman as an intellect and an artist.
A Tale of Love and Destiny by Barry Shaw
Series: A TALE OF LOVE AND DESTINY. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,120. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The passionate saga of a beautiful young heroine. A story of unrequited love, a failed marriage, a determination to help her people as war descends, and a young woman transformed into a courageous heroine. The only woman to lead a major espionage network in enemy territory against all odds. An exciting debut novel.
Glory for the Brave by Georgiann Baldino
Series: Civil War Nurses. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 74,260. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Biographical
In 1862 when Charlotte volunteered as a Union nurse, society condemned the idea of women caring for men outside their immediate families. Army nursing thrust her into a world of discrimination, alcohol abuse, and violence. Even if women behaved admirably, serving with the military could ruin reputations. Only rare heroines managed to endure battlefield conditions.
Evita ... My Argentina by Helen R. Davis
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!
Papers For Doughnuts by Karen S. Thompson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,590. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Biographical
At age 18, Jane Carey has reached her breaking point and stands on a bridge with a gun in her hand and revenge in her heart. For years, she's struggled to survive the unspeakable horrors she's endured at the hands of both her abusive, addicted mother and the school official who violated her childhood innocence. It's a war between good and evil, and Jane has to make a decision. This is her story.
Clara by Marie Cook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Biographical
In 1883 Clara left her home in Indiana and everything she had ever known to go with her young husband and small child to establish a home and raise a family in Kansas. Her strength to face the hardships she encounters there comes from her indomitable spirit, her sense of humor, and her devout faith.
Memories of Summer by Ruth White
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.”
Code Name Lise by George M James
Series: George M James, Book 4 in the GMJ Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
After sinking a South African Navy frigate in an epic gun battle in the Mozambican Channel, former Police Special Forces Company Commander, Geoffrey Foxtrot, now Egg Breaker Ground Commander, is heading down south with his fellow Egg Breakers intending to ambush a squadron of naval fast attack craft that is coming north to investigate the sinking of the frigate. See the long description please.
The Second Blast of the Trumpet by Marie Macpherson
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 123,070. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Biographical
1549. Freed from the galleys, the Scottish Reformer John Knox continues his mission as God’s messenger to strike at the roots of papistry. A prophet without honor in his own land, he is welcomed as a chaplain by Edward VI in England.
Born by Mistake by Katherine Pappas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
Born by Mistake shares the collective memoirs of a young girl—a dancer and her father’s favorite—in South Africa, a young professional in business of travel agencies—tested and jaded by relationships with men, and of a mature woman—a married spouse and mother of a young boy in Greece.
Йога Обратной Спирали. Часть 2: октябрь-декабрь 1988. Леонид Беленицкий by Leonid Belenitsky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,280. Language: Russian. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Adventure » General
Это Вторая книга проекта из 12 книг "Йога обратной спирали". Описывают личный мистический опыт автора при прохождении Пути. Во второй книге инструктор йоги Матхара проходит несколько Чакральных Инициаций, попадает с Мир индусского бога смерти Ямы, получает наставления от своих Предков.
More Fun with Dick and Shane by Gillibran Brown
Series: Memoirs Of A Houseboy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 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.
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