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Mistresses of Scent - Legendary Women, Love and Scent
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
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.
Home of Peace Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Forward Thru The Fires of Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: 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.
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A Sample: Margot Fonteyn once was surprised to find out that a man she had thought was half-Oriental was actually 100% Panamanian. It turned out that as a boy he had lived in Japan. His face was injured in an earthquake, and the Japanese doctors performing plastic surgery on him had given him an Oriental appearance.
Tay Thi
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Thời kỳ Xuân Thu – Chiến Quốc, Việt quốc có 1 cô gái giặt áo, ngũ quan đoan chính, phấn diện đào hoa, tướng mạo hơn người. Khi cô giặt áo bên bờ sông, bóng cô soi trên mặt nước sông trong suốt làm cô thêm xinh đẹp.
Lee Iacocca The Baby Boomer And My Mustang '64
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In 1964 I attended The New York World's Fair where The Ford Motor Company just released the newest sensation - The Mustang. As a baby boomer I was smitten with "my dream car". My dad died suddenly and I worked for the benefit of my mother and sisters - and when the veterans benefits kicked in, mother co-signed for my first new car - a new original issue 1964 Mustang. Payments were $69.00/mo.
Matinee and Evening “The Story of Actors Abby Lewis and John Seymour”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » 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.
Valhalla Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
The Ethnicity Of Linda Lovelace
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
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 Funniest People in Theater: 250 Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,700. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes about the theater, including this one: Early in her career, actress Diana Rigg was regarded as something of a kook by her neighbors because she used to lose her keys a few times a year and be forced to gain entry to her apartment by throwing a milk bottle through a window.
HOOD RIVER (Ore.) - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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
Bob Marley Biography and Quotes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is a ebook with the Biography and Quotes of Bob Marley with the full biography
I Was a Jap Prisoner of War On The Death Railway
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
the wartime diaries of a scottish rubber planter in malaysia, a volunteer who then joined the indian army as an officer. an exciting blow by blow account of the defence of malaysia when the japs invaded, followed by his capture in singapore and subsequent incarceration in various camps in burma and thailand working on the infamous death railway. transcribed from the original diaries.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
Glory Days With Elvis
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Joe Jackson is a freelance Arts correspondent with The Irish Times. He also is an author and broadcaster whose radio shows include ten one-hour specials titled 'The Essential Elvis.' He also happens to be a life-long Elvis fan and this book contains a fragment of memoir and his major in-depth 1989 and 1990 interviews with Elvis' original drummer DJ Fontana and with backing vocalist Gordon Stoker
Lost in France
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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.
Legends of Rock & Roll – The Everly Brothers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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.
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“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.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This little book is all about fun, good times, parties and great places to be.Take a ride with me "down the shore" while I share some truly fun experiences with you. Heartbroken by the events of Hurricane Sandy, Trent will continue to donate 50% of the profit from this book to the ongoing cleanup and rebuilding effort along the Jersey Shore. (Larry Gray writes as Trent Redman for this series).