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The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other (Volume 3)
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Series: The Kindest People: Be Excellent to Each Other, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories of good deeds, including this one: Someone who posted anonymously on Quora.com wrote about a man who may have been homeless who came into a truck stop and asked a waitress whether 38 cents was enough to buy a cup of coffee. She replied, “Of course. Have a seat.” The real price of a cup of coffee at the truck stop was 50 cents.
Oscar Pistorius & The South African Sports Star Curse
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Series: Steve's Life & Times. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,200. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Is there a curse over South African sports stars? It seems so. This lengthy article traces the fluctuating fortunes of three huge South African sports icons: Paralympic multiple gold medalist Oscar Pistorius, Proteas cricket captain Hansie Cronje, and Springbok rugby captain Joost van der Westhuizen. [Article - 41 print pages]
Mara Gandhibapu
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Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: Gujarati. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Ekatra Foundation is proud to provide free copies of classic Gujarati language books.
Elvis Presley
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
I have resisted writing about Elvis Presley ever since I started this project. This is the 27th book in what is so-far, three different series of books. How can you write about the legends of rock and roll or any genre of music for that matter and not include Elvis. I know a lot has been written about him, but I felt I could add something new, something that has not been written about before.
Bi Parchamaan; The Flagless Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography
After years of struggle and disillusionment, Hassan Faramarz and his family, political refugees from Iran were finally allowed to locate in Ireland. He, his wife and children were denied asylum by country after country. Promises were made only to be broken.
Bellwood, OCD and Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Successful author Neil O'Donnell discusses personal battle against OCD and how he uses that battle in his everyday professional life.
Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Don't You Know Who I Am Yet?" is about a young man searching desperately for the acceptance and attention that his family could never provide. As a confused teenager, he eventually became addicted to the heightened atmosphere of Reality TV and was featured on countless shows. Jonathan shares those stories and his celebrity experiences as a publicist to the stars.
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Annette Funicello: America's Sweetheart looks at the life and career of Annette from all angles, all sides, the ups and downs. Stories that are supported by exclusive interviews with fellow performers Carl Gardner (of the group The Coasters), Freddy 'Boom Boom' Cannon, Tommy Sands and songwriter Richard Sherman. Annette has told her story before. But it has never been told this way.
15 Minutes: Kris Jenner
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Bluewater Productions continues its '15 Minutes of Fame" line of comics that focuses on the stars of reality television with 15 Minutes of Fame: Kris Jenner. Join writer/artist Michael Troy in a tongue and cheek satirical view of everyone's favorite/least favorite self proclaimed "Momager" and matriarch of the infamous Kardashian Dynasty.
Bardot - Two Lives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For sixty years, Brigitte Bardot was an international phenomenon. Here, for the first and only time, a writer was granted access to the woman behind the myth --- a woman who, literally, changed the world.
Raymond Chandler: Biographies in 2000 Words
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Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Biographies in 2000 words offer readers detailed, waffle free, overviews of important figures from the past. If you have taken an interest in a figure of significance, then get a quick and detailed overview of their lives in these short handy guides.
HG Wells and Orson Welles: Biographies in 2000 Words
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Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Essay » Literature
Biographies in 2000 words offer readers detailed, waffle free, overviews of important figures from the past. If you have taken an interest in a figure of significance, then get a quick and detailed overview of their lives in these short handy guides.
Kenny Rogers Biography: Legendary Country Music Star
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Kenny Rogers was born August 21, 1938 in Houston, Texas. Rogers discharged The Gambler in 1978. The title track became one more substantial country and pop hit and provided Rogers his second Grammy Award. In addition to his solo work, Rogers tape-recorded a series of favorites with country legend Dottie West. By this time, he was a true crossover artist.
Derek Jeter: Yankee Captain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The Captain Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey. He was drafted by the Yankees in 1992. Throughout 1996, his first full period in the majors, his performance helped the Yankees win the World Series against the Braves. Since then, he's seen the Yankees to Globe Series wins in 1998, 1999, and 2000
Legally Biber: Justin Bieber at 18: An Unauthorized Biography
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
follows the multi-platinum singer from his 18th birthday, through a new album and a monster tour. We are at his back as he acts and reacts to personal and professional challenges. In this month-by-month odyssey, we see the young singer just this side of manhood; acting the seasoned professional, acting the fool and, at the end of the day, acting decidedly human and not quite grown up.
The Cornerstone of Arizona Basketball: The Eddie Smith Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Miracle Media Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
2014 Pulitzer Prize nominee. The autobiography of Eddie Smith, college basketball star at Arizona from 1983-1985, who paved the way for the rest of the Lute Olson era of graduates to success in the industry of professional basketball and much, much more. Forwards by Lute Olson and Steve Kerr.
Orbit: Jack Kirby
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
For comic book fans the world over, Jack Kirby was the king. Born Jacob Kurtzberg in 1917, Bluewater Comics is now celebrating his life with their latest bio-comic "Orbit: Jack Kirby."
Female Force: Madonna - SPANISH VERSION
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Translated into Spanish for the 1st time: Once upon a time we all knew her as the Material Girl, but now, the world over knows her as Madonna, a one-woman extravaganza. Before there was Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, or Britney, there was Madonna. She's been a pop sensation, actress, writer, activist, mother, and director. She's been everything.
One Direction: The English-Irish Young Artist Band
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
One Direction is an English-Irish boy band that recently emerged as one of the world's most popular musical groups. The group consists of five boys who did not know each other and who met at a common platform, arranged by British Television's “The X Factor.”
Faith Hill: The Long Road Back
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Faith Hill: The story of her life,from birth to her failed 2012 comeback. Did she crash and burn? Or has she only just begun to fight to regain her career? From humble beginnings in Star, Mississippi, Faith Hill soared to the top of the country and pop charts, becoming one of the most successful female recording artists in history. Her albums have sold millions.