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Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
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.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey Volume III
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
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).
The Funniest People in Theater: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,700. 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.
NASHVILLE SONGSMITHS - In-Depth Interviews With #1 Country Songwriters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,290. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Country, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Read the stories behind such phenomenal hits as "The Dance," "I Swear," "Independence Day," and many, many more. You'll also get insights into the music business and country songwriting - the harsh realities of rejection and the rewards of perseverance, the highly competitive world of Music Row, where success is fleeting and quickly forgotten, where "you're only as good as your next hit."
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: $1.00 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.”
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.
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”.
Be a Work of Art: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 27,740. 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: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,530. 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.
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.
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.
Hanging Out in Paris and Hollywood "The Turbulent Journey of a Filmmaker"
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 37,500. 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...
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
The Funniest People in Television and Radio: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Humorist Frank Sullivan had a sister named Kate, who bought a TV in the days when TVs were rare. Very quickly, she called a TV repairman, who asked, “What seems to be wrong with it?” She replied, “Well, for one thing, a lot of the programs are lousy.”
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.
What They Would Do If They Won the Lottery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
I look at the numbers on the screen, then looked at my numbers. “No way.” I said, not realizing I said it out loud until I noticed my friends looking at me. “What?” Becky said. I saw the smile on her face and realized what they had done. They rigged my card, this was probably just one of the past drawings. They have always made fun of me because I am one of the only girls in the group who
The Funniest People in Dance: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,320. 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?”
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.