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Item 21 And Other Stories From My Blog
By Bruce A. Borders
Price: Free! Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
More than 60 short, true stories from the weekly blog of author Bruce A. Borders.
Nine Lives: A Convoluted Story of Passage
By Walter Atkinson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
0.75 star(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.
A Far Cry From Sunset
By Billy Franks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Can four friends travel 5 countries and get 10 superstars to appear on a tribute album to one unknown songwriter?
Hanging Out in Paris and Hollywood "The Turbulent Journey of a Filmmaker"
By Aslam Ansari
Price: $150.00 USD. Words: 37,510. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
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...
Power, Passion and Beauty - The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra - Special Edition eBook 2013
By Walter Kolosky
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
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."
Convicted at Six
By Pat Alvarado
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A brief memoir of growing up as a middle child in south Louisiana during the 1950s.
Master and The Green-Eyed Hope
By Johanna Kern
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,940. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Johanna Kern - filmmaker/multiple award winning author, tells her story of an unusual encounter with the Master whom she met while spontaneously falling into trance one day. Filled with fun “scenes” from the Ancient Temple and stories from the filmmaker’s life, this book entertains while exploring the Master’s unique approach to psychology, self-development, quantum physics, philosophy & religion.
Come and take a walk with me
By Paul Campbell
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
I’ve always loved San Francisco so I decided to rite a book about some of my favorite places and things to do when I’ve gone there over the past 30 years and combined it in to one story.
Quote Book: Quotes from Powerful Women about Power
By Dr. Leigh-Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Creative Endeavors. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Dr. Leigh-Davis, law professor, anthropologist, retired attorney, and media personality shares some funny, interesting, and historic quotes. For readers looking to get to the next level of their lives, quotes from these powerful women can be used as daily affirmations on the road to success, or witty anecdotes when you need to pick yourself up and get back on your feet.
The Blue Lady of Ada'Hi
By Libbi Moore
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
tales of visits from "the Blue Lady and other spirits" to our Georgia mountain home.
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A Sample: Margot Fonteyn once was surprised to find out that a man she had thought was half-Oriental was actually 100% Panamanian. It turned out that as a boy he had lived in Japan. His face was injured in an earthquake, and the Japanese doctors performing plastic surgery on him had given him an Oriental appearance.
The Simple Guide To Selena Gomez
By Chris Scott
Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Selena Gomez really has lived a fairy tale. Growing up in an average neighborhood, going through the divorce of her parents and being an only child could have been lonely, she did grow up with many other children. She got the inspiration for acting from her mother. After being in a band she has now decided to concentrate on her acting. Has she now met her prince charming, how will this story end?
Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
By Mark Masek
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities, including film legends Rita Hayworth, Bela Lugosi, Bing Crosby, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Loretta Young, Jimmy Durante, Rosalind Russell, Pat O’Brien, Ann Miller, Mary Astor, Ricardo Montalban, John Candy and Fred MacMurray, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.
Postcards From Ireland
By Michael Harling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,070. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Postcards From Ireland is a humorous ramble through the bogs and backlands of Ireland via the bewildered musings of the author who, while displaying his trademark ineptitude at dealing with life beyond the borders of the US of A, is unknowingly being drawn into an even grater adventure.
The Life of a Paperboy
By Harvey Bird
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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
Calvary Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
By Mark Masek
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The original Calvary Cemetery was one of the first burial grounds in Los Angeles. This book provides the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly two dozen celebrities, from the Barrymores; to silent film stars including Mabel Normand, Pola Negri and Ramon Novarro; to recent stars like Lou Costello and Irene Dunne; and even Ronald Reagan’s parents.
Home of Peace Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
By Mark Masek
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Home of Peace Memorial Park in East Los Angeles contains the final resting places of some of the biggest names in the history of Hollywood, including MGM studio chief Louis B. Mayer, Universal Studios founder Carl Laemmle, three of the four movie-making Warner brothers, and two of the Three Stooges –- Curly and Shemp.
The Title Can't Say It All
By Luke Boyd
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: 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.
Valhalla Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
By Mark Masek
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park, near Los Angeles, was founded in 1923, and is the oldest cemetery in the San Fernando Valley. Although more closely associated with the aviation industry than entertainment, Valhalla contains the graves of many well-known and legendary entertainers and celebrities, and this book provides a detailed guide to find their final resting places.
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
By Mark Masek
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“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.