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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."
The Title Can't Say It All
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book about my final year in elementary school. My partner Ann-Margret Swindle. I had a journal that I kept up with all my information.
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.
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.
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.
Leo Gorcey's Fractured World
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is a book celebrating the overlooked contributions to filmdom made by Leo Gorcey, a truly enigmatic man, whose life ended prematurely in 1969. Brandy offers thoughts about her dad as well as her unpublished graduate school thesis which unravels his “Split Personality.”
Goliath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A dynamic look into the minds and training of several working dogs.
The Funniest People in Books: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Books, Book 1 · The Funniest People in Books, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample anecdote: G.K. Chesterton visited Broadway and Times Square at night when the scene was brightly lit by advertising signs. He gazed at the sight for a while, then said to a friend, “How beautiful it would be for someone who could not read.”
Surveillance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
I watched through the rearview mirror as the bright orb, the size of a basketball, streaked toward us, then passed a few feet over our vehicle and shot up into the dark sky and disappeared.
Hollywood’s Maddest Doctors: Lionel Atwill, Colin Clive, and George Zucco
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Finally a biography on those titans of terror from the Golden Age of Horror Films: Lionel Atwill (Doctor X, Mystery of the Wax Museum), Colin Clive (Frankestein) and George Zucco (The Flying Serpent).
Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,750. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger, Anthony Hayward traces the journalist and documentary maker's screen career, from The Quiet Mutiny in 1970 to Utopia in 2013. The book details the documentaries, their effects, such as the $45 million in aid triggered by Year Zero - The Silent Death of Cambodia, and Pilger's clashes with both the political and broadcasting establishments.
Revered to Reviled: The Untold, Unauthorized, and Uncomfortable Truth About Bill Cosby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
For the first time ever, the surreal and stunning downfall of Bill Cosby is recounted in devastating detail by global bestselling author and entertainment news veteran Ian Fineman.
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.
Brigitte Helm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Brigitte Helm was a mercurial actress. Convicted by a Third Reich court of running over an elderly woman in her auto, Brigitte's career began after her mother sent her photo to the wife of German film director Fritz Lang. Versatile and reclusive she married a German industrialist. Brigitte refused most requests for interviews in her later years. I have researched my e-book using vintage newspapers
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.
A Collection of Poetry Struggle and Victories Over Drug Addiction
Series: IN THE WORDS OF AN ADDICT. Price: $5.25 $2.89 USD. (45% off until Nov. 15!) Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of poetry written during the course of a gripping drug addiction that was a mask for dealing with childhood sexual abuse.
A Conversation With Patty McCormack: Cinema’s Original Bad Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
An interview with Patty McCormack: Cinema’s Original Bad Seed.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Twilight Zone Curse of the Stars Volume 1 Resigned to Death
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Finally revealed here for the first time in this initial volume of a multi-part book set, the world learns riveting and shocking details that virtually every star from the iconic “Twilight Zone” TV series has been cursed—both the living and the dead.
Houston's Morning Show: The True Story of Hudson & Harrigan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Houston’s Morning Show carefully chronicles the wild and sometimes wacky twists and turns of The Hudson & Harrigan Show and pulls back the curtain so readers can experience for themselves the demands and rewards of anchoring a blockbuster, major-market team show.