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Matinee and Evening “The Story of Actors Abby Lewis and John Seymour” by Paula Moore
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 Chocolate Walk by Justine Crowley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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 by Mark Masek
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.
Home of Peace Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide by Mark Masek
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 by Michael Harling
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.
Forward Thru The Fires of Life by Jimmie Badgett
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.
Lee Iacocca The Baby Boomer And My Mustang '64 by Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2011. Categories: 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.
HOOD RIVER (Ore.) - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide by Andrew Delaplaine
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 by Peg Elliott Mayo
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 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
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.
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, 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.
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,910. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey Volume III by Larry S Gray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The third in Trent's wildly popular Down the Shore series. A few more tales from the author’s life and times at the Shore, an update on the restoration and rebuilding progress following Hurricane Sandy, and a special section dedicated to this past summer, when Trent and his people turned back the clock, rented a summer bungalow and cut loose like it was the old days - some things never change
Glory Days With Elvis by Joe Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
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 by Rita Clements Lee
Price: $1.25 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.
I Was a Jap Prisoner of War On The Death Railway by Alan Smith
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 27,940. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: 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.
Tay Thi by Pham Lam Khai
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 17, 2010. Categories: 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.
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide by Mark Masek
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.
Legends of Rock & Roll – The Everly Brothers by James Hoag
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.