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A Successful Landing On Safe Ground - The Dangerous Escape From Khomeini’s Claws To The Land Of Freedom Sweden
Price: Free! Words: 118,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is the story of my life, a life with different dimensions, aspects and prospects from Iran to Sweden The story of a free-fall from the blue sky to the earth by the flying poet, writer, and artist, Akram Monfared-Arya.
Torn: The Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank.
Price: Free! Words: 92,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Fiction » Humor & comedy
What would you do if only faced with two choices in life where the outcome of either will shatter your heart? Simon Williams made what he thought would be the best decision, then had to live with the brutal consequences.
My Brother Elvis: The Final Years
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
In My Brother Elvis, David Stanley shares his harrowing experiences while on the road as a 16 year old bodyguard to the King of Rock n' Roll. The final 5 years of Elvis Presley's life were filled with his greatest triumphs and his toughest tribulations, as the iconic star fought a war with addiction he would tragically lose at the age of 42.
The Tragic Secret Life of Jayne Mansfield
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,540. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Having spent ten years as Jayne Mansfield's press secretary, Raymond Strait knows intimately both the public image and the private person that were Jayne Mansfield. Sitting through hundreds of hours of interviews and private conversations -- not only with Jayne but also with her husbands, her lovers, and her children -- gave Ray the opportunity to present a revealing portrait of the woman.
Full Throttle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Full Throttle is an entertaining account of an amazing man’s life in aviation that is sure to leave the reader laughing and head-shaking as the pages turn quickly. It is a compilation of short stories told by John Deakin over the years on Compuserve's AVSIG Forum. Some of Deakin’s stories are funny, some are sad, and a few are shocking for the amount of trouble Deakin managed to get himself into.
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."
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).
Straight Walk: A Supermodel's Journey to Finding Her Truth
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The riveting story of a Latina actress and supermodel, and her rise from a poor neighborhood in Venezuela to the fashion runways of Milan, Paris, New York, and London. Patricia Velasquez worked tirelessly to help lift her family out of poverty, but she spent years hiding her true self from those she loved most. In this intimate memoir, she finally reveals the naked truth about her life.
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.
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.
Comedians in the Mist: Conversations with the Seriously Funny of Australia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 and represented by LHA Productions. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Geoff Bartlett has a series of entertaining conversations with Wendy Harmer, John Clarke, Magda Szubanski, Billy Birmingham, Tommy Dean, Amanda Keller, Mikey Robins, Peter Berner, Vince Sorrenti, Anthony Morgan, Paul McDermott, Red Symons, Mary Coustas (Effie), Greg Fleet, Mark Trevorrow, Jean Kittson, Akmal Saleh, Julia Morris, Greig Pickhaver, Trevor Crook and Sue Ann Post.
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.”
Don't Ever Punch a Rockstar: A Collection of Hate Mail And Other Crazy Rumors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Documenting Danny Marianino's days as a metalhead from childhood into adulthood, Don't Ever Punch a Rockstar somehow rationalizes playing in a few hardcore/punk bands, touring, fighting, drinking, internet bullying, celebrity encounters, satanic curses, house fires, harassment and collecting an immeasurable amount of hate mail from some of the most illiterate human beings the world has to offer.
Bardot - Two Lives
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 125,960. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
BARDOT AT 80 Difficult to believe, but the "sex kitten" who scandalized the 1950s and the 1960s with her unbelievable beauty, her wonderful childlike screen persona and her lack of clothes, is now an octogenarian.
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.
Nobody's Stooge: Ted Healy
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 102,750. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The full and true story of the Three Stooges' straight man, and his death at the early age of 41.
For What It's Worth - A East Baltimore Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Trials and tribulations of a young black male growing up in east Baltimore.
Brooklyn NY: A Grim Retrospective
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This explosive autobiographical volume is about entertainer Jerry Castaldo growing up on the mean streets of Brooklyn, NY, his agonizing descent into the darkness of the city's underbelly and his desperate struggle back to normalcy.
Torn 3: The Continued Story of an Undeserving Wallaby Drowning in a Septic Tank
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Fiction » Humor & comedy
What would you do if only faced with two choices in life where the outcome of either will shatter your heart? Simon Williams made what he thought would be the best decision, then had to live with the brutal consequences.
Nine Lives: A Convoluted Story of Passage
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A humorous account of the life's experiences of a true Renaissance man from the perspective of his Mojo. This perspective results in a harsh evaluation in what idiotic things an otherwise smart man can participate. Experiences from ocean sailing to racing cars, and flying airplanes leave the reader belly laughing at the way the Mojo's subject makes decisions and acts upon his sage advice.

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