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250 Anecdotes About Religion
Series: 250 Anecdotes About Religion, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Andrew Carnegie was a very wealthy man who had a reputation for donating money to charitable causes. Mark Twain wrote him to say that he wanted to buy a $2 hymnbook, pointing out that “I will bless you, God will bless you and it will do a great deal of good.” Mr. Twain then added a postscript: “Don’t send the hymn-book—send me the two dollars.”
महान लेखक श्रंखला 9: सौल बेल्लो
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: Hindi. Published: November 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
सौल बेल्लो का जन्म १० जून १९१५ को क्वीबेक में लाचीन नाम के स्थान पर हुआ था। जन्म के समय उनका नाम सॉलोमन बेल्लो रखा गया था पर बाद में लोग उनको सौल बेल्लो के नाम से जानने लगे।
The Most Interesting People in Movies: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: When Yousuf Karsh went to Peter Lorre’s home to photograph the famous actor, he saw a sign by the driveway: “Beware of Ferocious Dogs.” The “ferocious dogs” turned out to be a couple of frisky Pekinese, a breed of very small, toy-sized dogs.
The Funniest People in Families: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 1 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: While Eve Arden, famous especially for her radio and TV lead character in "Our Miss Brooks," was having labor pains for her son (Douglas), she ran into one small problem—nurses in the pre-labor room kept asking her for her autograph.
Reality is Fabulous: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: Marion Davies once invited teetotaler Calvin Coolidge to one of her parties and deliberately served him sweet wine, telling him that it was fruit juice. Mr. Coolidge liked the beverage so much that he had three servings and told his hostess, “I don’t know when I’ve had anything as refreshing.”
The Most Interesting People in Sports: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,390. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Hugh Troy once worked as a sports reporter for the student newspaper at Cornell. As a reporter, he gave the newspaper the reports of track and field meets, but he felt bad for whoever finished last in an event. Therefore, he invented the name “Johnny Tsal” and always listed Johnny Tsal as finishing last in whatever event he was covering.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 10: जेन ऑस्टिन
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: Hindi. Published: November 12, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
अंग्रेज़ी साहित्य में जेन ऑस्टिन का नाम कुछ गिनी चुनी महिला लेखिकाओं में सबसे उपर रखा जाता है। उनके लिखे रोमांटिक उपन्यासों ने, जिनमे उच्च समाज का चित्रण होता है, उनको अंग्रेज़ी साहित्य में सबसे अधिक पढ़ी जाने वाली लेखिका के रूप में स्थापित कर दिया।
The Most Interesting People in Religion: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,120. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Lessons can be learned in strange ways. John Wesley and Samuel Bradburn once witnessed an angry quarrel between two women who used bad language but who used it passionately and well and with their whole being. Mr. Bradburn was disgusted by the language and wanted to leave, but Mr. Wesley told him, “Stay—and learn how to preach.”
Ole Harv: Livin' the Blues
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,430. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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Harvey is about the blues. He’s about the music. He’s about the feelings of love, pain, compassion, and hope that encompass the blues.
महान लेखक श्रंखला 15: डी.एच. लॉरेन्सन
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: Hindi. Published: November 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
इस महान अंग्रेज़ी उपन्यासकार, कवि, नाटककर, निबंधकार, और साहित्यिक समालोचक का अंग्रेज़ी और विश्व साहित्य में अपूर्व योगदान है। उनकी लिखी किताबें और निबंध विश्व के हर भाग में स्कूलों और कौलेज़ों में पढ़ाई जाती हैं।
The Funniest People in Books, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Books, Book 2 · The Funniest People in Books, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample anecdote: Some sentences have more than one meaning, including contradictory meanings. (A pause in a sentence can be important.) Poet Robert Southey hinted around for a compliment about 'Madoc,' his epic, so classical scholar Richard Porson said, “'Madoc' will be remembered—when Homer and Virgil are forgotten.”
महान लेखक श्रंखला 16: फ्रैंज़ काफ्का
Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: Hindi. Published: November 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
फ्रैंज़ काफ्का जर्मन भाषा के महान लेखकों में गिने जाते हैं। उनका जन्म ३ जुलाई १८८३ को प्राग के ओल्ड टाउन स्क्वेर में हुआ था। वो शहर उस समय औस्टरो-हंगेरियन साम्राज्य का भाग था।
The Funniest People in Television and Radio: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,820. 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.”
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 5: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 5 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: One Sunday, Texas preacher Edwin Porter was preaching when his three-year-old grandson grew tired. The grandson stood up on the pew and said in a loud voice, “Granddaddy, that will be about enough.” Mr. Porter immediately said, “We will close the service by singing, ‘Praise God from whom all blessings flow.’”
Classic TV Trivia & Tidbits - 1950's TV Westerns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A look at the TV Westerns of the 1950's. It covers the eighty odd shows that were on television during this decade. There are over two hundred bios on the stars that appeared in these shows. Do you remember shows such as Adventures of Rin Tin Tin, Casey Jones, Annie Oakley, Bonanza, Boots and Saddles and The Rebel? Well, all these shows are covered plus many, many more.
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three
Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three. The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.
The Funniest People in Dance: 250 Anecdotes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,820. 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?”
The Funniest People in Families, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Families, Book 2 · The Funniest People in Families, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A sample: Patricia Cockburn’s mother once discovered the butler drunk and under the dining room table moments before a dinner party was to begin. She told him, “Stay where you are, Jones, and don’t touch any of the ladies’ ankles.”
महानायक अमिताभ बच्चन (Mahanayak Amitabh Bachchan)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: Hindi. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय फिल्म इंडस्ट्री के ऐसे अकेले अभिनेता हैं जिन्हें देश के साथ-साथ विदेशों में भी सम्मान, लोकप्रियता और प्रतिष्ठा हासिल है। सन् 1969 में सात हिंदुस्तानी से आरंभ हुआ उनका फिल्मी सफर 70 साल की उम्र में आज भी बदस्तूर जारी है। इस उम्र में दूसरा कोई भारतीय नायके सक्रिय नहीं रहा।
Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries 1: Mahatma Gandhi
Series: Famous Social Reformers & Revolutionaries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
His major weapon against the Empirical British Regime was non-violent civil disobedience. Now when we see his old pictures, movies, or listen to his speeches, or watch him in movie clips of the time, it seems incredible that a frail man in a white dhoti had led India to her freedom.