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My Brother Elvis: The Final Years
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In My Brother Elvis, David Stanley shares his harrowing experiences while on the road as a 16 year old bodyguard to the King of Rock n' Roll. The final 5 years of Elvis Presley's life were filled with his greatest triumphs and his toughest tribulations, as the iconic star fought a war with addiction he would tragically lose at the age of 42.
Full Throttle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Full Throttle is an entertaining account of an amazing man’s life in aviation that is sure to leave the reader laughing and head-shaking as the pages turn quickly. It is a compilation of short stories told by John Deakin over the years on Compuserve's AVSIG Forum. Some of Deakin’s stories are funny, some are sad, and a few are shocking for the amount of trouble Deakin managed to get himself into.
Once a Pulp Man: The Secret Life of Judson P. Philips as Hugh Pentecost
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Once a popular mystery writer, Judson P. Philips rose through the ranks of pulp fiction magazines, achieving success as Hugh Pentecost. Years later, he established a summer stock theater that launched several careers. Despite personal success and professional achievement, Philips maintained he was a failure. Audrey Parente examines the complicated life and career of a complex artist.
Straight Walk: A Supermodel's Journey to Finding Her Truth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The riveting story of a Latina actress and supermodel, and her rise from a poor neighborhood in Venezuela to the fashion runways of Milan, Paris, New York, and London. Patricia Velasquez worked tirelessly to help lift her family out of poverty, but she spent years hiding her true self from those she loved most. In this intimate memoir, she finally reveals the naked truth about her life.
Lost in France
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In a pithy, humorous memoir, the author recounts the most vivid experiences of her student days as an assistant at a School in Albi, Southern France. 1969/70.
Life's a Drag! Danny la Rue & The Drag Scene
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment
This penetrating study, giving an in-depth look into the world drag scene, is primarily about one drag artist — the hugely-successful Danny La Rue, himself a veritable Industry of Drag and unquestionably the highest-paid performer of his type in the world.
The Tragic Secret Life of Jayne Mansfield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,540. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Having spent ten years as Jayne Mansfield's press secretary, Raymond Strait knows intimately both the public image and the private person that were Jayne Mansfield. Sitting through hundreds of hours of interviews and private conversations -- not only with Jayne but also with her husbands, her lovers, and her children -- gave Ray the opportunity to present a revealing portrait of the woman.
Shirley Temple Biography: The ‘Perfect Life’ of the Child Star Shirley Temple During the Great Depression
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
You are about to discover the astonishing and quite unusual success of Shirley Temple during the harsh times the United States has ever known - The Great Depression of the 1930s. While people struggle for survival, food, shelter, and money, Shirley Temple rocked the entertainment industry and prevented many of the film companies like Twentieth Century Fox from bankruptcy...
The Queens of Comedy: Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Chelsea Handler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
They've been called the most innovative and irreverent performers of their time. But Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Amy Poehler are much more than a gang of girls who know how to tell jokes. They are also comedy pioneers blazing trails alongside (and ahead of) most of their legendary peers in a male-dominated business.
The Judy Monologues
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The Judy Monologues is a one-act play, based entirely upon rare voice tapes recorded by Judy Garland in the mid-1960s for her never-written autobiography.
Shania Twain Biography Her Life and Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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.
Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,680. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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From Clark Gable and Jean Harlow, to Michael Jackson and Elizabeth Taylor, and everyone in between, “Forest Lawn Memorial-Park: The Unauthorized Guide” provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities in what has been described by Time magazine as the “Disneyland of Death,” along with personal and professional biographies.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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For more than 100 years, Hollywood Forever has been the premier burial spot for Hollywood’s top celebrities. Today, it’s a leading tourist destination for fans who want to pay their respects to their favorite stars. “Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities.
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of dozens of celebrities, including film legends Buster Keaton, Stan Laurel and Bette Davis; TV pioneers Steve Allen and Ernie Kovacs; comedians Marty Feldman and Freddie Prinze; musicians Liberace and Rick Nelson; and recent additions John Ritter, David Carradine, Brittany Murphy and Tom Bosley.
Calvary Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The original Calvary Cemetery was one of the first burial grounds in Los Angeles. This book provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly two dozen celebrities, from the Barrymores; to silent film stars including Mabel Normand, Pola Negri and Ramon Novarro; to recent stars like Lou Costello and Irene Dunne; and even Ronald Reagan’s parents.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
June 1967 Playboy Centerfold Arrested For Prostitution And Other Playmate Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Following her arrest on a prostitution charge recent Playboy Playmate Joey Gibson went into hiding. The specifics of her arrest weren't publicized in detail. However, her co-defendant, Marcia Lynn Goldman, was approximately six years older than Gibson. Both women were from the Los Angeles area originally. My ebook also includes a firsthand description of life at the Chicago Playboy Club circa 1969
The Playboy Playmate Who Dined At The Nixon White House And Other Cottontail Anecdotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The January 1973 Playboy Playmate dined at the Nixon White House. She accompanied an ex-POW whose wife divorced him while he was a captive in a Vietnamese prison. Two twin Playmates were tried in a Wisconsin courtroom, charged with tax evasion. Their individual trials involved distinctions between prostitutes and mistresses. The women were sex partners with Wisconsin businessman David Kritzik.
June Wilkinson English Model, Actress And Fan Dancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
June Wilkinson was a big bust model who came to the US in the early 1960s. A British import from East Bourne, she was coveted by Playboy Magazine, which featured her in six different layouts. As an actress June performed in comedies. "Pajama Tops" played on Broadway .In some respects Wilkinson realized her goal of being taken seriously as an actress. She wed NFL quarterback Dan Pastorini.
P. S. I Love Lucy: Lucille Ball's Palm Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz visited Palm Springs as young lovers. Once married, they built a home here, raised a family and constructed a hotel. Until Desi broke her heart here and all Lucy had was her love for the desert. This is how it happened...

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