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The Funniest People in Theater: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity 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.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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).
Legends of Rock & Roll - Fats Domino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
The first musician to become a rock & roll icon solely on the strength of his music and talent and not because of some novelty or image was Fats Domino. It is said that Fats Domino put the rhythm in “rhythm and blues”.
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.
Things Parents Can't Have
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A short, humorous look at parenting, based on my experience, with a little exaggeration. Genre: nonfiction Length: 5 pages
Fun Guide to Online Dating
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
There once was a time when a bar or nightclub was the place to be to pick up a guy or girl for dating. But, ever since the Internet has hit, online dating sites are becoming more and more “the place” to be for meeting others.
Taglibreto de Anteo
Price: Free! Words: 5,640. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Eseetoj, prozaĵoj, poeziaĵoj, noveletoj... Revoj, sonĝoj; realoj, fikcioj; sentoj, pensoj... 2009
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.
The Funniest People in Books: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Books, Book 1 · The Funniest People in Books, Book 1. Price: $2.99 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.”
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.
Hanging Out in Paris and Hollywood "The Turbulent Journey of a Filmmaker"
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 37,370. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Two CIA agents are shot dead outside the CIA headquarters in Langley by a Pakistani man Aimal Kansi. The story had hit the world news headlines. A filmmaker living in Paris sets out to make a film on this story, and aims to expose the truth beyond the news. He goes to Hollywood where the unexpected happens. And soon his life turns upside-down... A quest for idealism...
Be a Work of Art: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample anecdote: Very often, an actor would have trouble with part of his role, whether it was speaking a line or performing some piece of business, and he would go to theatrical director Tyrone Guthrie for help. Often, Mr. Guthrie would have the answer at hand, but if he did not, he would tell the actor, “Go home, think about it, come back, and astonish us in the morning.”
The Coolest People in Comedy: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,750. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: Starting out as a stand-up comedian can be tough. Dallas comedian Sherry Belle remembers getting laughs her first time on stage; unfortunately, the audience was laughing at all the wrong places. For example, she finished a joke, but the audience didn’t laugh, so she said, “That was the punch line.” That made the audience laugh.
Going Gently Into That Tonight Jay Leno Says Goodbye - Again
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A rapid-fire read through the insane ride that has been The Tonight Show for Jay Leno. From his early days in Boston, to life behind the desk of a legend, this quick read provides the stuff you may *not* have known. Sometimes hero, sometimes villian, sometimes funny. His life at the Comedy Store, wild 80s money, forcing out a giant, being forced out himself, and back in again. It's never boring.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey Volume II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Trent Redman’s second in the Down the Shore series, a few more fun tales from the author’s life and times at the Shore, an update on the progress made so far, a quick look at how the first season fared in terms of revenue and tourism, and some little known facts and figures about New Jersey and the Shore. Among other tidbits “Shore” to please and entertain.
The Funniest People in Dance: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,820. 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?”
The Blue Lady of Ada'Hi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
tales of visits from "the Blue Lady and other spirits" to our Georgia mountain home.
The Life of a Paperboy
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A paper round is more entertaining than you might first think. This short book is my recollection of the hilarious and entertaining events that occur while on my paper rounds. Told with great sarcasm and comedy
Angie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,260. Language: Italian. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
TRATTO DA UNA STORIA VERA. L’Amore sognato, quello che sfida le convenzioni e la stessa morte. Un racconto ricco di colpi di scena dove sono intrecciati odi ed amori, affetti e sentimenti, incomprensioni e paure, rinunce e sacrifici. L’atmosfera è quella dei romanzi d’avventura: al centro l’America, come sfondo il paese natìo, sede degli affetti e dei ricordi e delle speranze.
Carol Doda And The Topless Dancing Craze
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Carol Doda came to SF as a small girl. Her mother supported herself and her daughter with odd jobs. A 13-year-old dropout, Carol worked as a clothed cocktail waitress several years before she began her topless act. Topless performers soon gained support from several California judges. Yet the issue remained controversial. A 1972 Supreme Court ruling against pornography was a key setback.