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Surging To Success: The 25 Entrepreneurs, Authors, Entertainers, Innovators, And Straight-Up Nerds Who Are Following Their Passions And Finding Success
Price: Free! Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
From profiles with Oscar-winning screenwriters and New York Times Bestselling authors, to Q&As with the entrepreneurs behind products you use every day, we have spent the last year pulling back the curtain on success, ambition and finding happiness through your career. In short: surging to success. This book represents the best of our efforts. Read. Enjoy. Surge On.
Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities, including film legends Rita Hayworth, Bela Lugosi, Bing Crosby, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Loretta Young, Jimmy Durante, Rosalind Russell, Pat O’Brien, Ann Miller, Mary Astor, Ricardo Montalban, John Candy and Fred MacMurray, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.
Don't Ever Punch a Rockstar: A Collection of Hate Mail And Other Crazy Rumors
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Documenting Danny Marianino's days as a metalhead from childhood into adulthood, Don't Ever Punch a Rockstar somehow rationalizes playing in a few hardcore/punk bands, touring, fighting, drinking, internet bullying, celebrity encounters, satanic curses, house fires, harassment and collecting an immeasurable amount of hate mail from some of the most illiterate human beings the world has to offer.
Homer Burks Soul Classic's Review
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011 by Garden Park Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This book is based on the true story of a kid, whom because of his love for singing and music, was a member of a all male singing group, who owned the name and were, the original "Supremes". This book is his life story about the famous people he met and how he came to be an premiere "oldies but goodies" disc jockey.
Running the World with Your Shoes Tied Together
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
I'm a wife, mother and a momprenuer. This is a peak into my shenanigans of raising two spirited boys out in the country while starting a baby food revolution pulsing through the cities. I dive into the eye opening world of organic foods and what big business doesn't want you to know. A tale of running the world with my shoes tied together......with a sense of humor and a glass of wine or two.
Convicted at Six
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A brief memoir of growing up as a middle child in south Louisiana during the 1950s.
Wash Our Mouths Out With Soap - A Collection of Expressions, Rhymes, Songs, Poems and Games Dating Back to the Early to Mid-1800s
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This book includes old expressions, songs and rhymes from the mid-1800s to the present. It also has a section that talks about the KKK's influence on Indiana and Martinsville in particular, as well as the Underground Railroad in Morgan County and Martinsville.
Lady Gaga - Born This Way! The Making of an Icon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Colin Phillips. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Imagine waking up one morning, only to find out Lady Gaga has stopped her career…” Wouldn’t that be a tremendous loss for the music community? If you have not heard a song from Lady Gaga, you probably have been living in a bunker deep underground. Currently, Lady Gaga is one of those rare performers who dares to be completely original in her clothing, music composition, as well as performances.
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.
Mistresses of Scent - Legendary Women, Love and Scent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Mistresses of Scent - Legendary Women, Love and Scent is a titillating look into the world of perfume. It explores the eternal power of scent and its association with some remarkable women throughout history such as Elizabeth Taylor and Coco Chanel. Concisely delivered, it delves into the many aspects of perfumery. There are even tips on wearing scent.
Matinee and Evening “The Story of Actors Abby Lewis and John Seymour”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This is the story of Abby Lewis, a beautiful, strong, and determined actress, and her husband, the charming, sophisticated actor John Seymour. Their love story spans more than five decades, through many trials and triumphs. The story gives an insider’s look into the trials and rewards of life as an actor. It paints a compelling portrait of a couple who “made it” in an extremely competitive field.
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.
Home of Peace Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Home of Peace Memorial Park in East Los Angeles contains the final resting places of some of the biggest names in the history of Hollywood, including MGM studio chief Louis B. Mayer, Universal Studios founder Carl Laemmle, three of the four movie-making Warner brothers, and two of the Three Stooges –- Curly and Shemp.
Postcards From Ireland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,050. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Postcards From Ireland is a humorous ramble through the bogs and backlands of Ireland via the bewildered musings of the author who, while displaying his trademark ineptitude at dealing with life beyond the borders of the US of A, is unknowingly being drawn into an even grater adventure.
The Chocolate Walk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts
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A quirky and funny book on the life of a Chocolate Walking Tour Guide - based on a true story. In this intriguing and interesting book, the author shares with you the funny highs, as well as the funny lows she experienced both on and off tour while she was running completely booked out chocolate tours in Sydney, Australia over a ten month period. Is this a dream job? The author covers this too.
Valhalla Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, near Los Angeles, was founded in 1923, and is the oldest cemetery in the San Fernando Valley. Although more closely associated with the aviation industry than entertainment, Valhalla contains the graves of many well-known and legendary entertainers and celebrities, and this book provides a detailed guide to find their final resting places.
Forward Thru The Fires of Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A factual, historical, educational, and comical book about our family life, careers in the fire service, emergency management and disaster response. It includes “lessons learned” as a safety guide in many types of situations. It contains poetry and prose. It covers the importance of Wills and Living Trust. Our intent was to share the humor in our lives and encourage the reader to do the same.
HOOD RIVER (Ore.) - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in the Hood River area. Updated throughout the year, this concise guide will save you a lot of time. “We had a change of plans that added 2 days to our trip to Portland, so we decided to venture out to the Hood River area that we’d heard so much about. Spectacular views that will not disappoint.” – Jennifer D., Charlotte
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
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.