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Never Stop - I Rolling Stones oltre i confini del tempo
By Massimo Del Papa
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,890. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Perché i Rolling Stones sono eterni? Perché niente riesce a fermarli? Questo ebook ripercorre in particolare gli anni 10 del Terzo Millennio, quelli del cinquantenario "e oltre": anni di apparente rilassamento, in realtà gravidi di successi, pericoli, tragedie. Come sempre. Ma nel segno di una grandeur ormai smisurata, che ha inghiottito anche il mito e non consente stop. Fino alla fine del tempo.
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
La cattedrale di Chartres, Gaudí e la Sagrada Família
By Josep Maria Tarragona
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: Italian. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
NotreDame di Chartres e la Sagrada Família di Barcellona rappresentano due pietre miliari dell'architettura e dell'umanità, legate tra loro, nonostrante i sei secoli che le separano, da una stretta relazione. Entrambi i monumenti racchiudono un profondo messaggio che può rimanere nascosto a un turista superificiale, ma che persone esperte che ne sappiano comprendere il linguaggio possono decifrar.
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
Sylvester Stallone: The action Superstar´s Life and Career
By Todd Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The Superstar Born on July 6, 1946, in New York City, Sylvester Stallone is one of the most prominent Hollywood action stars of all time, playing such renowned characters as John Rambo and Rocky Balboa. Stallone got his beginning creating and starring in Rocky. The movie was a smash, getting 10 Oscar nods and winning for Finest Image.
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.
Shania Twain Biography Her Life and Career
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Essential Information Arising in the mid - '90s, Shania Twain became the most preferred nation songs artist given that Garth Brooks. Skillfully fusing mainstream, AOR rock manufacturing with country-pop, Twain and her producer/husband, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, produced a commercial juggernaut with her 2nd album, The Woman in Me.
Nelly Furtado Biography: The Music Sensation´s Life and Career
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Profile Born in Victoria, British Columbia on December 12, 1978, Nelly Kim Furtado expanded up in a musical household with her Portuguese moms and dads. At 18, she entered a skill competitors and was uncovered by an impresario. This resulted in a record contract and her very first album Whoa, Nelly! in 2000. Hit songs include "I resemble a" (2000), "Promiscuous" (2006) and "Say it Right" (2007).
Derek Jeter: Yankee Captain
By Todd Gleason
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The Captain Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey. He was drafted by the Yankees in 1992. Throughout 1996, his first full period in the majors, his performance helped the Yankees win the World Series against the Braves. Since then, he's seen the Yankees to Globe Series wins in 1998, 1999, and 2000
Eric Clapton Raw: Legendary Guitarist and Singer
By Cindy Vincent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
After leaving the Bluesbreakers for a second and final time in July 1966, Eric joined Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker to form Cream. Comprehensive touring in the UNITED STATE and three solid albums - Fresh Cream, Disraeli Gears, and Wheels of Fire - delivered the band worldwide acclaim. While a member of Cream, he cemented his track record as rock's top guitar player.
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