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Power, Passion and Beauty - The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra - Special Edition eBook 2013
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The Special Edition eBook “Power, Passion and Beauty - The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra” is the updated 2013 version of the critically acclaimed work first published in 2006. Carlos Santana, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul, Pat Metheny, Jeff Beck and many other music giants cooperated exclusively with Walter Kolosky to tell the story of the "greatest band that ever was."
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 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.
Legends of Rock & Roll – The Everly Brothers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Everly Brothers were one of the most important and influential of the early rock and roll bands. They set the standard high with close two-part harmonies and were the first of the rockers who combined country with rock and roll and, surprisingly, impressed both sides of the fence.
The Fan's Love Story Encore
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Just can’t get enough of Dirty Dancing? Want to pay homage to the movie and to Patrick Swayze? Want to feel the power of love and relive the magic of Dirty Dancing? Get behind-the-scenes information that you won’t find anywhere else. 
Rub elbows with Dirty Dancing producers, stars, singers, songwriters, and filmmakers as you enjoy stories and photos related to the movie.
Elon Musk: A Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Elon Musk is a quintessential combination of intelligence, fortitude, and judiciousness. These elements combined have produced a man who is considered a contemporary genius, historically worthy of mention amongst the greats including Newton, Jobs, Ford, and coincidentally, Tesla himself. This book discusses the life and controversies surrounding Musk, the self-made billionaire and entrepreneur.
The Simple Guide To Taylor Swift
Series: The Simple Guide To. You set the price! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Taylor Swift, America's country cutie, three albums, movie roles and her own perfume and still in her early twenties. We think these artist are just lucky, in the right place at the right time, learn a little about how Taylor sang karaoke, performed at festivals and fairs and made trips to Nashville all in her search for a career doing something she loved, singing. You can too.
The Ethnicity Of Linda Lovelace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
Linda Lovelace, born Linda Susan Boreman, was of working class origins. Her father's people came to the United States from England and Ireland. The father was a New York City policeman until his retirement. As Linda Lovelace, Boreman starred in Deep Throat in 1972. She came to dislike her husband who she accused of forcing her to make porn films. Linda's maternal grandfather came to NY from Italy.
Al Pacino: The Movies Behind The Man
Price: $5.67 USD. Words: 220,470. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Al Pacino: The Movies Behind The Man is a retrospective look at the vast career of an iconic actor. This book offers an extensive look at the movies of the legendary Hollywood actor and includes over fifty exclusive interviews with those who have worked closely with Al Pacino. Giving a unique insight to a film icon who continues to dazzle, inspire and awe audiences the world over.
Medicine and Miracles in the High Desert: My Life Among the Navajo People
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,050. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A true story of a young white woman, Erica Elliott, who comes to the Navajo Reservation in 1971 as a young schoolteacher, knowing nothing about her students or their culture. After learning to speak Navajo, a whole world opens up to her. Her students invite her into their homes, their ceremonies, and into their hearts. She returns years later as a medical doctor to serve the Navajo people.
Frida Kahlo Hayatı ve Başyapıtları
You set the price! Words: 2,530. Language: Turkish. Published: September 2, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Meksikalı ünlü ressam ve sosyalist-feminist ikon Frida Kahlo’nun yaşam öyküsü ve açıklamalarıyla birlikte ünlü eserleri. Sanat tarihçisi Riva Cohen, Frida Kahlo’nun trajik hastalıklar ve kazalarla dolu yaşamını, Diego Rivera, Leon Troçki gibi isimlerle kesişen özel dünyasını sürükleyici bir üslupla anlatıyor. Kitapta seçilmiş 15 başyapıt hikayeleriyle birlikte sunuluyor.
Chelsea Handler: The Unauthorized Biography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
From her past on E!'s "Chelsea Lately," to her well-hyped future in late night as the host of a new Netflix series, it's now Chelsea Handler's world. And we’re all just living in it. For the first time ever, go beyond the scenes to meet the real Chelsea Handler in this powerfully revealing unauthorized brisk biography from bestselling entertainment author and veteran journalist Ian Fineman.
The Judy Monologues
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay & 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.
Playboy Bunnies, Strippers And Nude Photography
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Gloria Hendry and Claudia Lennear are two African-American women who enjoyed success as Playboy models. Lennear was a rock singer who was featured in the August 1974 edition of Playboy. Hendry, an aspiring lawyer, gained prominence as a Bond Girl in the 1973 film "Live and Let Die", starring Roger Moore. Michelle Fitzsimmons was a Playboy Bunny who stripped before becoming a nude model in Chicago.
Jo Collins 1965 Playboy Playmate of the Year
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Actress/model Jo Collins made small appearances in surfer/beach movies in the mid 1960s. Her popularity rested largely on her appearances as Playboy's 1964 December Playmate of the Month and 1965 Playmate of the Year. Jo's intense romance with baseball pitcher Bo Belinsky began when the two met in Hawaii during the winter of 1966-1967. They dated frequently and were later married for a short time.
The Funniest People in Dance: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: Alicia Markova was dancing the role of the Sugar Plum Fairy when Doris, her sister, sitting in the audience, overheard a little boy give what Ms. Markova considered the greatest compliment of her career. The little boy saw the Sugar Plum Fairy, then turned to his mother and said, “Can I have her for my Christmas tree next year?”
Dutch on Dutch: One of the Last In-depth Interviews with the Incomparable Elmore Leonard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In this lively, expansive and generous interview, the greatest crime novelist of our time, Elmore “Dutch” Leonard, talks about everything from the essence and appeal of his stories, to why he writes in longhand, to the finer points of robbing a bank.