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Shirley Temple Biography: The ‘Perfect Life’ of the Child Star Shirley Temple During the Great Depression by Chris Dicker
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
You are about to discover the astonishing and quite unusual success of Shirley Temple during the harsh times the United States has ever known - The Great Depression of the 1930s. While people struggle for survival, food, shelter, and money, Shirley Temple rocked the entertainment industry and prevented many of the film companies like Twentieth Century Fox from bankruptcy...
Pathe' Film Studio Fire New York City December 10, 1929 by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science
Norine Byrnes, Catherine Porter and Jola Springs were three young women who died unnecessarily when a fire erupted on the set at Pathe' studios in Manhattan. Motion pictures were transitioning from silent to sound in late 1929. Pathe' had covered a huge arc light with drapery that ignited around 9:30 a.m. Dancers were getting ready to perform in a cabaret scene. Eddie Elkins Orchestra was playing.
Al Pacino: The Movies Behind The Man by Mark Searby
Price: $3.99 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.
Surveillance by Ray Derby
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.
Wit & Wisdom of Donald J. Trump by Ted Summerfield
Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state(1.00 from 1 review)
Biographies of famous people always include some of the subject’s wise and witty sayings. Donald J. Trump is no exception. Here within are the up-to-this-date collection of sayings by Donald J. Trump which have earned him a top spot in the annals of American Presidents.
Mr Ron And His Remarkable Flying Machine by Lindsay Johannsen
Series: Far From The Urban Sprawl ... tall tales and ripping yarns from The Land Of OZ. Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography(4.00 from 1 review)
It was 1973. "Look at this!" I said, showing my bride a picture in a magazine. "What IS it?" she asked. "It's an elemental flying machine," I replied. "I'm going to buy one." (And here I quote the BBC's famous Goons: "Are you mad?" / "I have a certificate." / "But it will mean certain death!" / "…it is, um, a Death Certificate.") …and yet! Here I am, many adventures later, still alive and writing.
Геленджик. Книга 2. Чудо Пицундской Сосны. Gelendzik. Book 2. In Russian. by Elena Pankey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,770. Language: Russian. Published: January 19, 2017 and represented by Elena Pankey. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Fun stories about Gelendzik 1950-1990. Книга о событиях курортного Черноморского городка и удивительной девочке, любившей всех вокруг себя. Она жила, как Пицундская сосенка, на сухой, соленый, ветреной скале, преодолевая все препятствия на пути к счастью. Девочка верила, что чудеса, прекрасные превращения и радость у неё впереди.
A Woman Three True Stories, a False by Nunzia Castaldo
Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A Woman Three True Stories, a False (Con traduzione in italiano) If you follow your heart, you'll never be sure where you're going. Enjoy the reading. Se segui il tuo cuore, non sarai mai certo di dove stai andando. Buona lettura
George Clayton Johnson: Fictioneer from Ocean's Eleven, Through the Twilight Zone, to Logan's Run by Vivien Cooper
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A giant from the Golden Age of Television, George shares invaluable wisdom, insights, and tricks of the trade in this enlightening, instructive, and delightful account of his life as a Fictioneer.
My Brother Elvis: The Final Years by David E. Stanley
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.
To Make Matters Worse by Danny Marianino
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Danny Marianino's constant quest to find a comfortable place to poop as a youngster will have you in tears as you laugh and groan with him in this enlightening look into the enigmatic author and musician's childhood. Readers of his previous books will enjoy returning to Danny's unique voice as he takes you through his trials and tribulations as a rambunctious youth with a seemingly spastic colon.
Once a Pulp Man: The Secret Life of Judson P. Philips as Hugh Pentecost by Audrey Parente
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Once a popular mystery writer, Judson P. Philips rose through the ranks of pulp fiction magazines, achieving success as Hugh Pentecost. Years later, he established a summer stock theater that launched several careers. Despite personal success and professional achievement, Philips maintained he was a failure. Audrey Parente examines the complicated life and career of a complex artist.
Adele: Best Selling Artist of Our Time by J.D. Rockefeller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Adele is one of the best-selling singer and songwriter in the United Kingdom. Adele was born in North London, England on May 5, 1988, and attended the performing arts at BRIT School. Her first 2 albums titled “19” and “21”, have earned her substantial praise along with a level of commercial success.
The Tao of Kevin Spacey by Michael Carson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
He's been called the greatest actor of his generation. But Kevin Spacey is more than just an Academy Award winning icon and visionary behind House of Cards, the runaway hit Netflix original drama. Kevin Spacey is also an inspiring advocate for talent, a tireless proponent for the arts, and an undeniable man of mystery who keeps the tabloids buzzing.
The Tragic Secret Life of Jayne Mansfield by Raymond Strait
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.
European Volunteer Service (EVS) Latvia Local Volunteer Adventures Part I by Darius Spruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Insight from a diary of the author in local volunteering for European Volunteer Service (EVS) with ups and downs in six month period, interactions with other volunteers from abroad. The daily duties of creative workshop volunteer with creativity and curiosity together with bad, good days and experiences.
P. S. I Love Lucy: Lucille Ball's Palm Springs by Eric G. Meeks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz visited Palm Springs as young lovers. Once married, they built a home here, raised a family and constructed a hotel. Until Desi broke her heart here and all Lucy had was her love for the desert. This is how it happened...
The Queens of Comedy: Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Chelsea Handler by Ian Fineman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
They've been called the most innovative and irreverent performers of their time. But Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Amy Poehler are much more than a gang of girls who know how to tell jokes. They are also comedy pioneers blazing trails alongside (and ahead of) most of their legendary peers in a male-dominated business.
The Unauthorized True Story Behind The Ghostbusters Reboot by Ian Fineman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
For the first time ever, go behind the scenes of the long road to reboot with bestselling author Ian Fineman’s bombshell-loaded and refreshingly brisk recount of never-before-told tales of pre-production woes and other major revelations regarding the new all-female remake of Ghostbusters. A must read for fans of the iconic film and its lasting legacy!