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Fred MacMurray
Price: $14.40 $4.00 USD. (72% off until May 21!) Words: 143,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The definitive biography of Fred MacMurray includes commentaries from actors, producers and directors who worked with Fred, with many photos!
Larry Cohen: The Stuff of Gods and Monsters
Price: $19.00 $2.00 USD. (89% off until May 21!) Words: 261,270. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Larry Cohen: The Stuff of Gods and Monsters traces the extraordinary career of the legendary writer/producer/director responsible for such cult and classic films as Black Caesar, It's Alive, God Told Me To, The Private Files of J. Edgar Hoover, Q - The Winged Serpent, The Stuff, Maniac Cop, and Phone Booth.
Final Cuts: The Last Films of 50 Great Directors
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until May 21!) Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Critic-producer Nat Segaloff was granted access to private papers, production records, never-before-published interviews, and specialized archives in reconstructing the colorful, touching, and sometimes scandalous stories behind the making of the last films of some of Hollywood’s top directors.
Mad About Mystery: 100 Wonderful Television Mysteries from the Seventies
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until May 21!) Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Fabulous and often funky television mystery and detective series were as big a part of the 1970s as feathered hair, leisure suits, lava lamps, and bell bottom jeans. Remember The Rockford Files, Columbo, Charlie’s Angels, and Hart to Hart? Baby boomers rejoice: the histories behind the mysteries are now revealed by the unique and talented players that were part of these productions.
Icon: The Life, Times, and Films of Marilyn Monroe - Volume 2: 1956 to 1962 and Beyond
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until May 21!) Words: 280,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Based upon interviews, diaries, and personal files—void of sensationalism—Icon: The Life, Times, & Films of Marilyn Monroe Vol. 2 dispels many myths and reveals the ultimate truth about Hollywood's most charismatic, beloved, and enduring star.
Black & White
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 22!) Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Eastern
A metaphysical Western, set in modern times and incorporating more than a touch of the East: not shades of gray but juxtapositions of black and white, and the transcendence of duality.
The Last Days
Series: End of the Ages. Price: $6.99 $3.99 USD. (43% off until May 24!) Words: 50,520. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Eschatology
In this book, we plainly list end time events as revealed in scripture, so that no saint need be deceived, in these last days.
Dispossessed: The Burning of Murder City USA. 'A True Story!'
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until May 28!) Words: 66,400. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » History » North America
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
Aşk-ı Kur'an
Price: $11.00 $5.50 USD. (50% off until May 30!) Words: 127,510. Language: Turkish. Published: February 14, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
Aşk-ı Kur’an; İlahi bir sevda, aşk-ı hakikiye yönelişin adı, İlahi mesajları okuyucu yüreği ile teyit alma arzusudur. Allah insan’ı eşref-i mahluk olarak yarattı. Kendini bilmesi için ona irade verdi. Aşk-ı Kur’an; İlahi mesajın kendine bahşedilen irade ile anlaşılmasıdır.
Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation
Price: $6.95 $4.87 USD. (30% off until May 30!) Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / macroeconomics, Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
The anthology “Alternative Economics: Reversing Stagnation” includes 3 translator’s introductions, 3 poems from the translator, 12 articles by Tomas Konicz, and articles by Ulrike Herrmann, Helmut Martens, Franz Garnreiter, Sven Giegold, Karl Georg Zinn, Mohssen Massarat, Joachim Bischoff, Andreas Kolbe. Attac and the Rosa Luxemburg foundation. New priorities, assumptions and policies are vital.
Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want
Price: $19.99 $4.99 USD. (75% off until May 31!) Words: 59,380. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » New business enterprises, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship
Packed with more than 20 case studies and insights from over a hundred entrepreneurs including the founders of Vontu, Taleo and the MIT Entrepreneurship Center, Lean B2B consolidates the best thinking around B2B customer development to help entrepreneurs quickly find traction in the enterprise.
The Pencil Case
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 31!) Words: 123,950. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A hit on the head with a pencil case began Paul Wilson's lifelong battle against the system and the pencil-pushers who tormented him. Neither wrongful incarceration nor childhood abuse and deprivation could break Paul Wilson’s indomitable spirit, but survival meant an endless battle against the system that stole him from his family and denied him his freedom and his identity.
Take It Upon Yourself to Live a Wholly Vibrant Life!
Price: $22.00 $13.20 USD. (40% off until June 1!) Words: 113,250. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Take It Upon Yourself to Live a Wholly Vibrant Life introduces the basic concepts of health and wellness from the holistic perspective. It offers new information and multiple ways to help suffering people find relief and live healthier. It is a comprehensive book that explores diverse ills and holistic health modalities for relieving maladies. Better manage stress, breathe fully, and sleep deeply.
Lumbini Uncovered
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until June 2!) Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, was lost centuries ago. Rummindei of Nepal was identified as Lumbini based on an Aśokan edict found there. Later, the same edict was found in Kapileswar, which would indicate this place to be Lumbini too. But how can there be two Lumbinis? This unsolved puzzle of 90 years has been solved in this ebook. Actually none of them is the Lumbini. How was it solved?
Ишь Ты Как Оно! (Публицистика) — Часть Первая
Price: $3.49 $2.99 USD. (14% off until June 11!) Words: 85,460. Language: Russian. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Social policy, Essay » Political
In Russian. Это первый том моих публицистических материалов объёмом примерно 2/5 всех вещей, которые помещены под условным заголовком “Для Журналов”. Они охватывают очень большой период времени, примерно с 1990-го (когда Мирский появился как автор) и до 2017-го когда я решил наконец закрыть эту огромную книгу (где число всех статей достигло 68, что ровно моим годам в конце).
The Crazy Life of a Kid From Brooklyn
Series: The Crazy Life of a Kid From Brooklyn (The Crazy Life of Bill). Price: $8.99 $3.60 USD. (60% off until June 11!) Words: 99,720. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The true and very humorous adventures and travels of a simple kid from Brooklyn, along with my successes and foibles. The story takes you from grammar school, high school, college, army life, my working and business career to my brief retirement and then start of a new career.
Strategic Management and Business Policy : For Managers and Consultant
Price: $9.99 $1.00 USD. (90% off until June 12!) Words: 88,710. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & technology » Project Management
Strategic Management and Business Policy are changing fast and it generates new ideas, innovative strategies, practically managing the core resources and the establishment of the key platform for the development of business and brand. This book exceptionally fills the gap between theory such as generic, grand, diversification, functional, turnaround.
'Let Me Gather Myself' - Discover the New You
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free until June 17!) Words: 53,160. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
I wrote this book to share some of my life experience and some of the things I have learned that have proven useful. I also hope that it helps you develop a new world view. If it is useful then I hope it's because it has helped you create a unique manual for everyday life and to you simplify and take charge.
Capturing the Spark: Inspired Teaching, Thriving Schools
Price: $9.99 $5.00 USD. (50% off until June 21!) Words: 104,490. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Aims & objectives
We all care about improving public education, but how do we find out what’s really happening in classrooms and schools? Veteran teacher David B. Cohen spent a year spent visiting public schools throughout California, discovering how students flourish when teachers capture the sparks of curiosity and inspiration. The result is Capturing the Spark: Inspired Teaching, Thriving Schools.
Modern Relationships
Price: $9.99 $7.99 USD. (20% off until June 28!) Words: 58,530. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Sexual behavior
Three Vladimir’s books merged into one. Everything that you wanted to know about love and sex relationships, the meaning of life, God and love, and that you couldn’t have found anywhere else. The new and original way of achieving success in life and love relationships, reaching self- satisfaction and satisfaction with life, which will not mislead people (which is a flaw/shortcoming of many books).