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We Want The World: Jim Morrison, The Living Theatre and the FBI
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,080. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Critic and Scholar Daveth Milton opens the FBI's file on Jim Morrison, leader singer of The Doors, to reveal his Establishment opponents. Moving between Jim’s image, influences and brushes with the law in Phoenix and Miami, Milton uses meticulous research skills to assess the extent of the conspiracy against the singer. Part meditation, part rock in the dock exposé.
Boredom is Anti-Life: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,200. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Sample: Ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq paid no attention to the superstition that it is bad luck to whistle in a dressing room, but she once shared a dressing room with a ballerina who did. Because the only way to get rid of the bad luck is to go outside the dressing room and twirl three times, Ms. Le Clercq says that “for one whole season I spent more time twirling off stage than on.”
French Sketches: Monaco, Onassis, and Prince Rainier
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Series: French Sketches, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In 1950, Prince Rainier became ruler of Monaco while shortly afterwards tanker baron Aristotle Onassis sailed in as the city-state’s largest investor. The two men had different visions for Monaco’s future: should it be a haven for the ultra-rich or a tax haven for a rising class of international millionaires? Ultimately, Prince Rainier prevailed; Onassis sailed away to marry Jackie Kennedy.
Marilyn Monroe: Legend and Tragedy, an essay (The David Morrell Cultural-Icon Series)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Few movie stars made as great an impact as Marilyn Monroe. Two of the men she married made a powerful cultural impact. In this moving essay, David Morrell analyses Monroe’s poignant life, which had more significance than any movie in which she appeared. Even her most knowledgeable fans will find something new in this in-depth homage to a star whose luster outshone her films.
The Who: Before They Were Famous The loudest Rock Band in the World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Who! Every true rock fan’s No.1 Band. The true story of how the band actually got started on the road of damage, destruction and Maximum R&B.
John Wayne: The Westerns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Few film actors had the lasting popularity of John Wayne, especially when he appeared in westerns. In this comprehensive essay, Rambo-creator David Morrell analyzes Wayne’s career in westerns and explores his fascinating, complex personality, including his Latin studies in high school and his skills as a chess player. Even Wayne’s most knowledgeable fans will be surprised by this insightful essay.
forget the Kardashians - You won't BELIEVE what just happenned to me ! Chapter 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The extraordinary life of ordinary me . . . People call me the real life bold and the beautiful. Some even say that I am so jinxed that I should have my own TV show or camera crew following me around because you just don’t know what’s going to happen to me next. It’s like my life’s script was written by the heavenly soap opera team who are determined to keep things hot and explosive.
The Marilyn Monroe Story. (60 Year Anniversary Edition)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Campfire Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The original 1954 book! This is the Official digital release of the rare and very collectable first book entirely devoted to Marilyn Monroe. This edition includes all of the original text and photos.  This is the first time this book has been available since 1954.   The book was originally written by talk show legend Joe Franklin.
The Simple Guide To Taylor Lautner
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Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Taylor is an actor and also trained martial arts expert. He started off with small parts in the shows The Bernie Mac Show and My Wife and Kids before getting movie roles in What's New Scooby Doo and Cheaper by The Dozen 2 before getting his break in the Twilight series of films. This wasn't a quick rise to fame, Taylor has worked hard and we look at his path to stardom.
Problem-Solving 101: Can You Solve the Problem?
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Price: Free! Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
On the banks of the Chickahominy River, George Armstrong Custer once listened for a while to his superior officers argue about the depth of the river, then he solved the problem of determining how deep the river was. How did he do it?
The Simple Guide To Selena Gomez
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Series: The Simple Guide To. Price: $1.99 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?
A Pirate Smiles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,300. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Within these pages, Mark takes you a on a journey of self realization and enlightenment. The tells of Mark Crawford's spiritual awakening, that all of us can appreciate if you are also on this path of releasing the ego. This is about a man coming to terms with his life and where he is now and what he must do in order to survive, not only as a man but also as a lifer convict,where no one hears you.
North of Hollywood
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 78,040. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
More than just an ordinary Hollywood insider story, Lenz is a terrific writer with a wicked sense of humor. A gifted artist and widely produced playwright, Rick uses his extraordinary storytelling skills to take you into his personal experiences with actors and entertainers we hear about through the rumor mills, and to reveal real-life experiences of heartbreak, suspense, discovery and joy.
The Pied Piper of Hip Hop
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Series: History of Hip Hop, Book 2 ยท Adventures in Journalism, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This extensive profile of Afrika Bambaataa was the first time the words "hip hop" appeared in the Village Voice and this story woke many people up to the fact that rap music, break dancing and graffiti were all artistically connected.
Rock's First Diva
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Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Arlene Smith was only 16-years-old when she became the first female rock star to emerge from the world of R&B, fronting her group, The Chantels. She forged a trail later traveled by Ronnie Spector and Diana Ross.
Marilyn Monroe
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Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
On August 5th 1962 the world was shaken by the announcement that Hollywood icon and universal sex symbol Marilyn Monroe was dead. Apparently she had taken an overdose of barbiturates and was discovered by her housekeeper, Eunice Murray, late the previous night.
WASAO The Big Puppy
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Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Dogs
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Wasao is a long coat Akita dog and very famous in Japan. This is a short photo-story from his true life.
Sadguru Sri Nanna garu.
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Sadguru Sri Nana garu is a Self-realized master from South India.He propagates the teachings of Bhagawan Sri Ramana Maharshi who is an exponent of self-inquiry.He is a simple person and his language is so simple that even uneducated ladies understand the difficult subject of self-inquiry.He is 78 years old and living in Jinnuru village of Andhra Pradesh in India.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 3)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and Good Samaritans.
John Lennon's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,110. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
The best selling story of John Lennon's tumultuous life, by award winning author David Stuart Ryan. With his own research and access to the complete files of Time magazine, the author is able to present an eerily accurate portrayal of who John Lennon really was. As Liverpool DJ Bob Wooler says in the book, 'There will never be another group like the Beatles.' Now discover the true story.