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Best-Kept Boy in the World
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Denham (Denny) Fouts, the twentieth century's most famous male prostitute, was a socialite and literary muse whose extraordinary life started off humbly in Jacksonville, Florida. But in short order he befriended (and bedded) the rich and celebrated and in the process conquered the world.
Vivien Leigh Biography: The Controversial Life of Vivien Leigh, Her Relationship with Herbert Leigh Holman, Laurence Olivier and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Vivien Leigh has been a very talented British actress. Vivien's secret weapon was a combination of beauty, romance, glamour, especially in the Oscar-winning performances in "Gone With the Wind" and "Streetcar Named Desire." She has inspired many of the greatest visionaries: Laurence Olivier, Winston Churchill and Christian Dior. Her legendary performances include the fictional character Scarlett..
Reunited: The Correspondence of Anaïs and Joaquín Nin, 1933-1940
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,280. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2020 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors
Once thought to have been lost to history, Reunited collects the letters written between writer Anaïs Nin and her musician father Joaquín Nin just before, during, and after their incestuous affair in 1930s France.
Rupert Brooke of Rugby: Biography, Commentary, Poetry, Prose, and Photographs
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2018 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay & lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This volume details the bowdlerization of Brooke by his early biographers, discusses Brooke's sexuality, and ties Brooke's early poems to the romantic friendships he developed at Rugby School. Brooke's poetry is then presented, followed by his travel writing, complete with the stunning tribute by Henry James. Photographs of Brooke appear throughout the book and tell a story of their own.
Brenda My Darling
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,800. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
The Love Letters of Fridtjof Nansen to Brenda Ueland, some of the most passionate, eloquent, and candid love letters ever written.
Emily Dickinson Biography: The Secrets Behind Emily Dickinson’s Life, Poetry and Legacy
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
What inspired Emily Dickinson to write so many poems and become one of the greatest American poets of all time? After her death, Dickinson gained popularity. She tried to make a change in the world through her writings, innermost feelings and inspirations. Despite all the critics, Emily Dickinson did not seek any recognition but the poetry was aimed at her individuality and perception of the world
El humor de Borges
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: Spanish. Published: November 17, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
El autor, amigo y colaborador de Borges, reúne aquí episodios en los que Borges despliega un humor radiante y una ironía puntual, a modo de antología de la inteligencia y la gracia de uno de los escritores que más y mejor enriqueció la literatura del siglo XX.
Dutch Mandarin: The Life and Work of Robert Hans van Gulik
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,770. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2019 by Orchid Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Diplomat, Asian scholar, author, polyglot, polymath, musician—Robert van Gulik achieved wide popular fame as the author of a series of mystery novels based on the life of semi-fictional Judge Dee in ancient China. This is the definitive English biography of this remarkable man, written by two close colleagues and friends.
Sylvia Plath: A Biography of a Talented Poem Writer The World Has Ever Known
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
Do you want to learn more about Sylvia Plath's life and legacy? This biography covers the life of Sylvia Plath, from her birth in Boston to her death in London at the age of thirty. Plath left a large legacy, both personal and public. She is one of the most celebrated female poets in history and is widely taught in school...
Lonely Boy: a biography of Yasunari Kawabata
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
In spite of his lonely childhood, Yasunari Kawabata thrived and became a famous writer who won a Nobel Prize for literature. Learn about his life, his schooling, his books, and his love of poetry.
Anne of the Borders - The Story of Anne Hepple, Author, 1877-1959 - by Mary Rawnsley & Wendy Bell Scott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Blue Button Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
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Written to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of Anne Hepple, novelist, who lived most of her life in Northumberland and Berwickshire. Her books, which often feature thinly-disguised local places have been read and enjoyed worldwide. Print Version Published 2009.
Threnos for T. E. Lawrence and other writings, together with A Criticism of Henry Williamson's Tarka the Otter, by T. E. Lawrence
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 19. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
A collection of important essays on books and writers, who include T.E. Lawrence, Richard Aldington, Richard Jefferies, W. H. Hudson, and Francis Thompson; together with Williamson's prefaces and introductions to books by Izaak Walton, V. M. Yeates, James Farrar, Walter Robson, John Heygate and others; and the text of T.E. Lawrence's long and entertaining letter of criticism of 'Tarka the Otter'.
H.P. Lovecraft Biography: The Dark, Twisted World of The Horror Fiction Writer Who Was Recognized a Decade After His Death
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Lovecraft was considered a talented writer, an authority in storytelling and a highly respected erudite, a walking encyclopedia of ancient and modern knowledge. His passion to horror and science fiction was dated back from his childhood, where he used to have a lot of nightmares of monsters, demons and fears. He used them to facilitate his stories and writing later on...
महान लेखक श्रंखला 19: जॉर्ज बर्नार्ड शॉ
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: Hindi. Published: December 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
आइरलैंड के महान नाटककर और लेखक जॉर्ज बर्नार्ड शॉ का जन्म २६ जुलाइ १८५६ को डब्लिन की साईंन स्ट्रीट में हुआ था। वो 'द लंडन स्कूल ऑफ एकनॉमिक्स' के सह-संस्थापक भी थे।
Henry Williamson, author of Tarka the Otter: A brief look at his Life and Writings in North Devon in the 1920s and '30s, the area known today as Tarka Country
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 20. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This short anthology serves as an introduction to Henry Williamson’s early writings about North Devon, which established his reputation as perhaps the foremost British nature writer of the twentieth century. There are extracts from Williamson’s classic novels 'Tarka the Otter' and 'Salar the Salmon', as well as from less well-known works, illustrated by contemporary photographs.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 1: अगाथा क्रिस्टी
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Hindi. Published: November 3, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
अगाथा क्रिस्टी का पूरा नाम अगाथा मैरी क्लरिस्सा क्रिस्टी था। उनका जन्म १५ सितंबर १८९० को टॉर्के, डेवन, में एक धनी उच्च मध्यम वर्गीय परिवार में हुआ था। अगाथा क्रिस्टी विश्व की महानतम महिला लेखिकाओं मे गिनी जाती हैं। वो अंग्रेजी अपराध उपन्यासकार, लघु कथा लेखिका, और नाटक रचनाकार थी।
महान लेखक श्रंखला 2: बारबरा कार्टलैंड
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: Hindi. Published: November 4, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
मैरी बारबरा हैमिल्टन कार्टलैंड का जन्म ९ जुलाई १९०१ को आगस्टस रोड, एज़बेस्टन, बर्मिंघॅम, इंग्लेंड, में हुआ था। उनको अंग्रेजी के सबसे अधिक सफल और सबसे अधिक पैसा कमाने वाले २०वी सदी के लेखकों में गिना जाता है। उन्होने अपने जीवन काल में सामान्य लेखकों से बहुत अधिक पुस्तकें लिखी और वो सभी सफल रही।
महान लेखक श्रंखला 3: चिनुआ अचेबे
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: Hindi. Published: November 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
चिनुआ अचेबे का जन्म १६ नवंबर १९३० में नाईजेरिया के ओगिड़ी नाम के शहर में हुआ था। उस शहर में इगबो जाती के लोग रहते थे। अचेबे का पूरा नाम आल्बर्ट चिनुआलमोगू अचेबे था।अचेबे नाइजीरिया के एक महान उपन्यासकार, कवि, विद्यालय के शिक्षक, और आलोचक थे।
महान लेखक श्रंखला 4: सलमान रुशदी
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: Hindi. Published: November 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
सलमान रुशदी भारत में जन्मे उन चंद लेखकों में से एक हैं जिन्होने विदेश में जाकर अध्ययन किया और विश्व साहित्यिक पटल पर अपना विशिष्ट स्थान बनाया। जीवित लेखकों में से सलमान रशदी सबसे अधिक सम्मानित और सबसे अधिक चर्चा का विषय रहने वाले लेखकों में से एक हैं।
महान लेखक श्रंखला 5: गेब्रीयल गार्सिया मार्केज़
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: Hindi. Published: November 7, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
गेब्रीयल गार्सिया मार्केज़ को महान लैटिन अमेरिकन लेखकों की सूची में एक विशिष्ट स्थान दिया जाता है। इस महान लेखक का जन्म ६ मार्च १९२७ के दिन अराकाटाका, कोलंबिया में हुआ था। वो एक बहुत सफल उपन्यासकार, लघुकथा लेखक, फिल्म लेखक, और बहुत अच्छे पत्रकार भी थे।