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The Twilight Effect by B.L. Hewitt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"the twilight effect" explores the fan frenzy that surrounds Stephenie Meyer's popular Twilight book series. Much has been written about the author, the actors and the studio involved in this franchise, but little has been revealed about it's fans. This is my story and the stories of a hundred others who were swept away in the fan frantic madness the is...The Twilight Saga.
Tiger Blood! 7 Secrets to Charlie Sheen's Marketing Genius by Alexis Abbey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Campfire Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This is a book about marketing and branding. Charlie Sheen has substantially increased the value of his own currency. People are watching him. Whether or not people like what he says or does is not important at all. He has a lot of value because he is a shining light in the darkness. People are attracted to that. Wherever he goes and whatever he does, people will follow.
Success in the Cinema: The Money-Making Movies, The Critics' Choices & the Audience Favorites by John Howard Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"Success in the Cinema" is a valuable addition to Reid's series of film books. It should be in every movie enthusiast's library. JHR reviews 110 successful movies with extensive cast, behind-the-camera and release credits plus other essential background information. There's Billy the Kid, A Place in the Sun, Sunset Boulevard, From Here to Eternity, Jane Eyre, Jolson Story, Letter to 3 Wives, etc.
Comic-Con Heroes: The Fans Who Make the Greatest Show on Earth by Joe Wilcox
Price: Free! Words: 19,120. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
San Diego Comic-Con's stars are the attendees. From the 2013 event Joe Wilcox introduces you to an archaeologist of toys, 14-Century knight and student of artificial intelligence. And you will learn that the best stories aren’t the ones we read or watch but those we live each day. This book entered the public domain on July 8, 2015.
Your Colossal Main Feature Plus Full Supporting Program: Over 175 Classic Hollywood Movies Examined by John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Many colossal main features are reviewed in this book. But until recently, such movies were not enough to satisfy patrons. They also wanted a supporting film, shorts and cartoons. So here are detailed not only main attractions like High Noon, Jezebel, Merry Widow, Zorro, A Star Is Born, Rio Rita, Great Waltz, but lesser movies that audiences also demanded. Many of these are now available on DVD.
CinemaScope Two: 20th Century Fox: A Detailed Survey of 140 Wide-Screen Movies from 20th Century Fox Studios by John Howard Reid
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Informative, comprehensive and entertaining, all 141 movies are detailed and reviewed in John Howard Reid's inimitable style, with complete cast and crew personnel, production and release dates, alternate titles, dubbing, footage and running times. Each film also has a Synopsis, a viewer's guide, and comprehensive reviews. This is a wonderful book for all who love Hollywood's wide-screen movies.
Lorde: Your Heroine by Marc Shapiro
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lorde is the voice of her generation, a head-strong, determined young woman who knows what she wants and has known how she was going to get it form an early age. She's won two Grammys for her song 'Royals,' has captivated audiences all over the world. But guess what? She still lives at home, she still does the dishes and she still goes to school. Quite an accomplishment for a 17 yr old.
Turning Point: Michael Jackson by Rick Fredericksen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The shocking, public downfall of pop idol Michael Jackson can be traced back to one night in Bangkok, in 1993. Soon after he arrived in the Thai capital on his Dangerous World Tour, shocking allegations were revealed involving a teenage boy in California. Two news reporters, one Thai and one American, share their story in an exposé, commemorating the 20th anniversary of MJ’s turning point.
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies by Christopher Bacon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,790. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture(5.00 from 1 review)
Here are 400+ quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.
Hollywood's Most Haunted Neighborhood: A Starry Eyed Tours eBook by Kerry Quinn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Hollywood is home to one of the most haunted neighborhoods in America. This neighborhood is full of multi-million dollar homes, history and lots of scandal. This eBook covers all of the little known facts about the residents, the scandals and the hauntings.
Out Where the Buses Don't Run: Seven Years of Rants, Raves, Dirty Jokes, and Bad Ideas From a Small But Loud Corner of the Blogosphere by Gus Sanchez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
In this first - and hopefully last - collection of thought-provoking essays (read: blogs), minor Internet blogging sensation Gus Sanchez tackles a variety of hard-hitting topics such as marriage, parenting, politics, racism, your lousy taste in music, hipsters, bad writers, rude supermodels, sex scandals of the rich and famous, and, um...Phil Collins.
Essential Cher, Vol 1 by M.A. Cassata
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
From the author of The Cher Scrapbook comes Essential Cher, Vol 1. This ebook guide is intended as a quick and fun read for those who like to take Cher everywhere they go. It’s everything Cher! From facts and stats to Top 40 song lists, concert set lists, outrageous quotes, and tweets, a cool quiz, complete track listings to all Cher’s solo recordings and much more!
Power was my mentor. How America's favorite TV dad showed me the big picture! by Art Garfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,050. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture(5.00 from 1 review)
A true story of how Art, an unknown comedian/aspiring writer was uniquely plucked from obscurity and mentored by the legendary entertainer Bill Cosby. Hired as the audience warm up comedian and fired by producers perturbed that he was given an opportunity by Cosby to watch "their" show in-process as an insider. Facing adversity, he challenges his will and pride against their authority and hatred.
Pub Quiz Trivia: Volume 4 - Film Trivia by Bryan Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
In addition to his writing, author Bryan Young is an accomplished Pub Quizmaster and has assembled a collection of his best trivia questions to stump the minds of trivia buffs everywhere. With more than 30 rounds of trivia, Volume 4 covers the films you know and love, actors, directors, and the movie business. This is a must have for any trivia buff or Pub Quizmaster.
A Disney Childhood (Comic Books to Sailing Ships) by Cathy Freeman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a child within the Disney Studio family, Cathy's life was anything but ordinary. Her dad, George Sherman, served as Disney's Head of Publications from the late '50s to '74. When Disney foreign reps visted, they would meet this “typical American family,” for hospitality and a tour of Disneyland. Mr. Sherman died at 45 throwing the family into a mix of grief, courage and adventure.
Tupac Unseen by Joel D. Levinson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by A Picture Book, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Tupac Unseen, is comprised of thirty-six portraits photographs Levinson made in 1993 and thirty-six original Artworks (one of each portrait, completed in 2014) each one an individual homage to Tupac, for a total of seventy-two original works, less than a half dozen of which received any type of publication. It is a remarkable collection of work and quite simply the collection of Tupac photographs.
Stalking Hollywood by Kelly Brandt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Stalking Hollywood is Kelly Brandt’s ultimate guide to the world of Celebrity Spotting. Filled with the hush-hush and behind the scene information you’ll need to see and meet your favorite stars. Included are the secrets the professionals use and the tips the A-listers don’t want shared. With just one click, you’ll have everything you need to create memories that will last you a lifetime.
Celebrity Stalker by Brooke Ashley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever seen those crazy, screaming fans begging celebrities for autographs and pushing through the crowd just for a handshake? That’s me. Why out of all the hobbies in the world have I chosen this one? Follow me through my exciting journey of meeting over 100 celebrities and find out how you can meet your favorite stars as well.
Why Bill Cosby Should Stop Criticizing Black People and Continue Eating His Jell-O by J. Richard Singleton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This is brief essay criticism of Bill Cosby's bizarre comments. It charts how he went from being a beloved comedian and "America's dad" to a fringe character who, despite his good intentions, comes across as a loon. Cosby favors superficial changes over addressing the larger problems of the black community, with humor that largely misses the mark....
Right Hand to the Champ:13 Lessons that Changed My Life by Tasha Robinson-White
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,160. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Right Hand to the Champ is the highly anticipated memoir chronicling twelve years Tasha Robinson-White spent working for the iconic boxing champ Floyd Mayweather Jr. As she became the CEO of Mayweather Music and the President of the Floyd Mayweather Jr. Foundation, her life and career were forever changed by the complicated working environment she was a part of.