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Van Goghs Vrouwen: Tragische Liefdes door Nienke Bos en Liesbeth Heenk
By Liesbeth Heenk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: Dutch. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Van Gogh koesterde altijd het verlangen naar een vrouw bij wie hij liefde en aandacht kon vinden en die hem de geborgenheid van een gezin zou geven. Zij zou ook een belangrijke rol bij zijn kunstenaarschap vervullen. Verschillende vrouwen passeren de revue: een rouwende weduwe, een zwangere prostituee, een labiele buurvrouw en een café eigenaresse. Alle relaties waren tot mislukken gedoemd.
What's So Great About Walt Disney? A Biography of Walt Disney Just for Kids!
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Walt Disney was a man who had both an incredible artistic talent and a powerful imagination. His career as an artist began when he was just seven years old, living with his family in Marceline, Missouri. You may know his name, but perhaps you've wondered, "What's so great about him?" This book (part of the “What’s So Great About…”) series, gives kids insight into life, times and career of Walt D
What's So Great About Picasso? A Guide to Pablo Picasso Just For Kids!
By Max Tanner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Many famous artists lived hundreds of years ago. It seems that, in the past hundred and fifty years, only a small handful of artists have ever become remotely popular. Modern art just seems not to be as captivating as older art is. There are plenty of familiar names from hundreds of years ago—Leonardo da Vinci, Vincent van Gogh, Michelangelo, and Raphael, among many others. One of the leaders o
Artist You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
By KidLit-O
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This book contains six short profiles of six famous artist. Included profiles: Caravaggio Claude Monet Edvard Munch Frida Kahlo Rembrandt Salvador Dali
Brief Overview: Jan van Eyck
By Eden Savette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Have you ever wanted to know more about the Flemish painter named Jan van Eyck? Are you writing a research paper about him, or are just curious as to what some of his most famous paintings are? If these questions peak your interest, then this book is for you! Over 1500 words all about the 15th century Flemish oil painter flowing out of this book.
A Consciência da Desilusão: Desencontrando o propósito da vida para aceitar a verdade
By Bo Karma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 27, 2013 by UpliftingBooks Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Ainda que se trate dum relato auto-biográfico, existem muitas aprendizagens a reter perante a leitura reveladora dos pensamentos mais completos que se pode desenvolver sobre a existência humana e a condição da mente face ao propósito de vida que todos temos.
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By David Sloma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Web of Life Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a non-fiction collection containing essays and observations. Contents: Happy 50th Anniversary Twilight Zone!, My Co-Dependent Apple Relationship, Iggy And The Stooges, Toronto, June 2010, Turning Forty, Ratdog @ Massey Hall, Toronto, October 29, 2003 - and more. Bonus: Free Sample of "Robot Town" By David Sloma
What Was Going On: The Life and Times of Marvin Gaye
By LifeCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
His music is known around the world; with hits like "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" and "How Sweet It Is" Gaye helped create the sound of R&B. But who was Marvin Gaye? From his childhood to his ultimate murder by his own father, this mini biography will give you insight into what inspired the man and his music. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book, a lesser known
Mister Rogers: A Biography of the Wonderful Life of Fred Rogers
By BookCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 18. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
At it's peak, over 8% of every household in America was tuned into "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." Mister Rogers wholesome message inspired millions of kids to do better. Millions knew the TV personality, but few knew the man behind the cardigan. This book gives a glimpse into what inspired the man who captivated so many viewers. LifeCaps is an imprint of BookCaps™ Study Guides. With each book,
The Red Priest: The Life of Antonio Vivaldi
By LifeCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Born in Venice, Italy, Antonio Vivaldi was one of the most influential and highly regarded Baroque composers, although his fame blazed only briefly. He is most remembered for his concertos, particularly “The Four Seasons,” but his overall production was enormous, ranging from orchestral and vocal music for both secular and church settings, as well as opera scores and libretti. In addition, Vivald
The Fantastic Mr. Anderson: A Biography of Wes Anderson
By LifeCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever since "Bottle Rocket" charmed it's way onto movie screens across the country in 1996, Wes Anderson's unique and creative style of filmmaking has captivated audiences worldwide. Much has been written about his movies, but little has been written about the man. This short biography gives you an inside look at the person behind the movies. It also will look briefly at the techniques and style
Joseph Gordon – Levitt: Life and Career
By Todd Gleason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013 by Norel Spence. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Life in Detail Don't look now, but that nerdy kid with the bad '90s hair from 3rd Rock from the Sun is all grown up. Joseph Gordon-Levitt-- who rose to popularity on the strength of the prominent comedy-- went from dorky kid actor to smoldering leading man in what feels like a heartbeat. After beating indiedom with films like Mysterious Skin and Brick.
La musique des années hippie - de Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
By Daniel Ichbiah
Price: $1.28 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
La musique rock des années hippie : progressive, expérimentale, au-delà des limites... De Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Big Eyes and All: The Unofficial Biography of Margaret Keane
By BookCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Margaret Keane is one of America's most beloved modern artists. Her influence is seen in everything from Woody Allen's "Sleeper" to Weird Al Yankovic's song "Velvet Elvis." While her paintings are well known, few people know about the trouble life she led or her road to redemption. Find out more about her fascinating life and work in this short biography.
Will Ferrell Bio and Movie Guide
By Marvin Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by CATEK International. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
A comprehensive guide to the life and career of Will Ferrell. Covers his film and TV career thoroughly.
Dutch Tilt, Aussie Auteur: The Films of Rolf de Heer (2nd Edition)
By Dr D. Bruno Starrs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,150. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
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Rolf de Heer is Australia’s most successful and unpredictable film-maker, with 13 feature films of widely varying style and genre to his name. This auteur analysis of his oeuvre, however, suggests that there is a signature world view to be detected in most of his work, and that he (quite possibly unconsciously) promotes unlikely protagonists who are non-hyper masculine, child-like and nurturing.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
By pubudu gunathilake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
Pop Queen Madona Secrets Exposed
By pubudu gunathilake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Madonna August 16, 1958) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, director, dancer, and entrepreneur. She has sold more than 300 million records worldwide and is recognized as theworld's best-selling female recording artist in history by Guinness World Records.
The Life and Times of Nathaniel Hawthorne
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Nathaniel Hawthorne is considered one of the greatest American authors of all time; you know his work, but what about his life? Find out about the life and times of Nathaniel Hawthorne in this short work.
The Life and Times of Kate Chopin
By BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Kate Chopin considered one of the forerunners of feminist authors; but little has been wrote about her life. This book looks briefly at the life and times of Chopin.