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PAT WELSH: THE VOICE OF “E. T.” Memoirs of a Voice, a Diary and Me by Leonard D. Goldberg
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Screenplays » Biographical
Pat believed in dreams and one should never give up hope. She said. “Dreams do come true.” That day in the camera shop when Ben Burtt heard her voice was the day that her dream finally came true. E.T. was an alien biologist, and Pat Welsh was an avid naturalist. In Feb. of 2015, she would be 100 yrs old, My gift to her to share her life and dreams that she so fondly wrote about in 1931.Phone Home!
On the Periphery: David Sylvian - A Biography by Christopher Young
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 243,900. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
At last, the definitive biography of David Sylvian. This book — which has taken 3 years to complete — tracks the period of Sylvian’s solo career from 1982 to 2015. As well as being one of popular music’s most innovative and influential composers, Sylvian is an enigmatic and complex man, and the musical, personal, and spiritual journey he has undertaken over the last three decades is profound.
Grégory Lemarchal, le petit prince au destin brisé by Alain Perceval
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,370. Language: French. Published: April 16, 2015 by Alain-Guy Aknin. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Il a franchi en un éclair la distance séparant l’anonymat du vedettariat, et pourtant , Grégory Lemarchal n’était pas né sous une bonne étoile. Harcelé par la mucoviscidose, il a finalement succombé au sommet de sa notoriété. Sa carrière, cependant, ne s’est pas arrêtée ce jour-là et il n’a pas quitté le cœur de ses fans.Par-delà les nuages, il continue à vivre à travers ses chansons.
Joe Dassin - Les revers de la gloire by Alain-Guy Aknin
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 43,120. Language: French. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Sous une apparente sérénité, Joe Dassin était agité de tourments qui l’ont rendu incapable de résister à l'attrait de l’alcool et de substances plus dangereuses encore. Puis, ironie du sort, il est décédé au moment où il reprenait goût à la vie. Cette biographie détaillée, basée sur les témoignages de ses proches, révèle un homme dont les terribles angoisses ne sont pas étrangères à sa disparition
Blessed, Life of Val Kilmer by William Dean Hamilton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A Biography of Val Kilmer, his life and movies, his career and his personal life. Watch out for the word blessed - he uses it whenever something important happens to him. He has had a reputation for being difficult, is it true or is he just a misunderstood perfectionist, find out
Conquering Chaos by Catelynn Lowell & Tyler Baltierra
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Parenting » Adoption
Since Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra shared their story of teen pregnancy and adoption on the MTV's 16 and Pregnant and Teen Mom, they've been known for their inspiring commitment to growing up right. Now, in their debut book, Catelynn and Tyler tell the story in their own words...and they leave nothing out.
We're Just Not That Into You: Dating Disasters from the Trenches by Karina Smirnoff & Lindsay Rielly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
Dancing with the Stars pro Karina Smirnoff and her best friend and manager, Lindsay Rielly, dish about their dating escapades with A-listers and average Joes, the craziest pickup lines they’ve ever heard, and the unbelievable moves guys have tried to land them both.
Inside Grey’s Anatomy: The Unauthorized Biography of Jamie Dornan by Marc Shapiro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Jamie Dornan came to the role of Christian Grey in the motion picture Fifty Shades of Grey as Hollywood's answer to a prayer when the original actor, Charlie Hunnam, left the picture a scant three weeks before production was set to begin. But the reality was that Dornan's being thrust into “Instant” celebrity was more than a decade in the making chronicled in entertaining depth in the Inside Gre
The Real Steele: The Unauthorized Biography of Dakota Johnson by Marc Shapiro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Those who don't believe in miracles should take a look at what brought Dakota Johnson from obscurity to the pinnacle of stardom as Anastasia Steele in the motion picture Fifty Shades of Grey. But who is Dakota Johnson? A surprisingly accomplished and driven actress. This is not some celebrity kid given a plum role because of her connections to old-world Hollywood.
Rider Haggard: His Extraordinary Life and Colonial Work by geoffrey clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
There is no excuse needed for basing this biography of Sir Henry Rider Haggard on the personal account of his literary life given in his own words in his autobiography, The Days of My Life. There can be no truer biography than that given by the first hand witness, the author himself.
Breaking Out of Show Business: What I've Discovered by Not Being Discovered by Michael Paul Ziegfeld
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 48,800. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
"You have probably never heard of me. There may be a very slight possibility you recognize my name or maybe my face. But I have no delusions. I've always said, 'I’ve sky-rocketed to the middle.' This is a little taste of my attempts to move up the ladder. I hope you like it. These are the highlights of my life...so far." - Michael Paul Ziegfeld
The First Book of Michael by Syl Mortilla
Price: $17.77 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Syl Mortilla uses Michael Jackson’s art as a window to an understanding of the man largely considered an enigma. The book explores Michael’s evolution from pop star to global figure, with Mortilla questioning whether the people of planet Earth can afford to dismiss the totemic value of Michael Jackson’s unrivalled fame and legacy apropos its potential as an opportunity for promoting world peace.
Rudolph Valentino The Untold Story by Wayne Hatford
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
In Valentino veritas! Who better to comment on the life and times of Rudolph Valentino than Rudy himself? Recollections from one of the greatest screen icons of all time, as told to Medium Wayne Hatford. Read what Rudy has to say now about his leading ladies, friends, lovers, wives, colleagues, films and more, his most cherished memories and adventures!
Hollywood Loves Me: From Navy Lieutenant to Hollywood Assistant by Sandra McDonald
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The journey from Navy officer to Hollywood assistant is no easy road to follow. Chasing a dream, former lieutenant Sandra McDonald finds herself filling out Michael Eisner's expense reports, picking up dog poop for an A-list Oscar winner, and standing in a limo line next to Sting. Now an award-winning author, she recounts her Hollywood years with humor and grace.
But for the Grace of God by William R. Pogue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,210. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The amazing memoir of astronaut Bill Pogue, long-time holder of the world record for most days in space.
Taylor Swift: Teardrops And Guitars by Neil Simpson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,150. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
'Taylor Swift: Teardrops and Guitars' is essential reading for Taylor’s millions of fans. And by examining the exact route Taylor took to fame – and the toll it has sometimes taken – it’s a must-read book for anyone who wants to know how to succeed in today’s ever-changing music business.
Stars and Flowers by Evelyn Klahre Anderson
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 145,510. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
During her many years as an outdoors columnist in the ’80s and ’90s, Evelyn Klahre Anderson spoke to political figures, Broadway stars, famous scientists, astronauts, recording artists, network newsmen, environmentalists, comedians, and even former presidents and their wives in her quest to learn the impact that plants and flowers had on the lives of these larger than life personalities.
Resurrection by Nick van der Leek
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
By piecing together mountains of testimony, social media, and various disclosures by all the major players in Oscar's melodrama - not least of which are Oscar's and Reeva's own words - Nick van der Leek does what thus far has not been revealed. Not by the media. Not by the social media rumour mill. Not even by the state prosecutor. Van Der Leek manages to put it all together to reveal a motive.