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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.
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...
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.
The Garden of Allah Novels Trilogy #3 ("Tinseltown Confidential" - "City of Myths" - "Closing Credits") by Martin Turnbull
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 318,780. 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.
Il mio ultimo anno a New York by Annalisa Menin & Susanna De Ciechi
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
Dawn Empress: A Novel of Imperial Rome by Faith L. Justice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Biographical
Ambitious men eye the Eastern Roman throne occupied by seven-year-old Theodosius II. His older sister Princess Pulcheria faces a stark choice: she must take control of the Eastern court or doom the imperial children to a life of obscurity—or worse! Pulcheria forges her own path to power but can she protect her brother from military coups, heretic bishops, scheming eunuchs and a beautiful bride?
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.
Jan Lamb - The Life Of An Angel In The Underworld by Jan Lamb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2018 by Wafer Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Biographical
Jan Lamb’s connections to various underworld figures is far and outreaching and includes names such as The Krays, Charlie Bronson, Charlie Richardson, Joey Pyle, Frankie Fraser, Roy Shaw, Freddie Foreman, Dave Courtney and even the New York Mob right up to and including John Gotti, more famously known as the ‘Teflon Don’ who was head of the Gambino family in New York. She is, and was, held in very
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.
Steering to Freedom by Patrick Gabridge
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Biographical
In May 1862, Robert Smalls, a slave and ship’s pilot in Charleston, South Carolina, crafts a daring plan to steal the steamship Planter and deliver it, along with, the crew and their families to the Union blockade, After risking his life to escape slavery, Robert faces an even more difficult challenge: convincing Abraham Lincoln to enlist black troops.
Suzanne: Of Love and Art by Elaine Todd Koren
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,850. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Bohemian Paris of the 1800's comes the novelized biography of Suzanne Valadon, a tempestuous, beautiful French artist who was the model and mistress of the artists, Renoir and Lautrec.
Hz. İsa by M. Fatih Ayyıldız
Price: $3.43 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: Turkish. Published: May 28, 2020 by Crab Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Christian » Historical
Bu kitap üç bölümden oluşuyor. Hz. İsa (as) dünyaya gelmeden önce Filistin’de yaşayan toplumun durumu, Hz. İsa’nın hayatını şekillendiren insanlar ve kendisinin hayatı… Ciddi bir araştırma sonucu ortaya çıkan bu eserde Hz. İsa’ya dair daha önce duymadığınız yeni şeyler öğreneceksiniz…
Stories: Finding Your Wings by Heidi Allen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2019 by Wintertickle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Fiction » Biographical
Stories: Finding Your Wings is a book that travels through time and categories throughout author Heidi Allen's life, where she discovers lessons and perspective. The stories are relatable and reachable, yet also profound. Heidi Allen is the founder and president of the Positive People Army. What began as a blog became a global movement of thousands of people from all over the world who are working