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The Laurel and Hardy Legacy: Sitcom Stars Talk Stan and Ollie
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2016 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Based on a series of exclusive interviews with some of the top comic actors and writers of the last 30 years, this book looks at the immense comic legacy of Laurel and Hardy. With Stephen Merchant, Richard Wilson, Bruce Forsyth, Ray Galton and Alan Simpson, Tony Robinson, Barry Cryer, Ardal O’Hanlon, Graham Linehan, John Dunsworth, Nigel Planer and Andrew Sachs.
The Woman I Was Born To Be
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Told with truth, humor and flair, this is the autobiography of one transsexual's wild ride from boyhood as Alfred Brevard ("Buddy") Crenshaw in rural Tennessee to voluptuous female entertainer in Hollywood. This memoir is a rare pre-Women's Movement account of coming to terms with gender identity.
Under My Roof -- A Mother's Story of the Heinous Crime of Incest--Second Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011 by Six Degrees Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Second Edition with Reader Conversation Guide and new Intro. It was midnight in her hell and, without realizing it, she just destroyed all the evidence...Under My Roof is a memoir written through the eyes of a mother, an RN, who discovers the terrible crime of incest has been perpetrated in her own home. This story is a mother's personal triumphant journey of discovery, tragedy, pain and healing
Wired For Sound: A Journey Into Hearing, Revised And Updated, With A New Postscript
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The new revised and updated version of the classic book on deafness and cochlear implants is now available as an ebook. This rare “inside” account of hearing with a cochlear implant, the first effective artificial sensory organ ever developed, is a moving story about a deaf woman’s journey through deafness and into hearing.
Günther Rall: A Memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Gunther Rall, fighter ace and NATO general, waited fifty years before authorizing this first biography that chronicles almost a century of his life and coincides with some of the most dramatic moments in the history of the twentieth century.
Frank Lloyd: Master of Screen Melodrama
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Frank Lloyd: Master of Screen Melodrama is the first book-length study of one of the most prominent of studio directors from Hollywood's "golden age," whose career spanned the years from 1913 through 1955.
Duryea: The Movies
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Discover the fascinating story of the man and the movies in a richly researched work. 358 pages. Illustrated.
Showmanship: The Cinema of William Castle
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 108,710. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Author Joe Jordan provides exhaustive scholarly analysis of each of Castle’s directorial efforts, as well as production background, little-known anecdotes, and succinct plot synopses.
From Both Ends of the Stethoscope: Getting through Breast Cancer—by a Doctor Who Knows
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A doctor describes her breast cancer journey with honesty, humour and compassion. She guides the reader through diagnosis and treatment-when things go to plan, and when they don't. She explains medical research cancer treatment claims, and what we can all do to protect ourselves from cancer.
Behind These Eyes: One Agoraphobic's Journey To A Meaningful Life
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 117,330. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The author takes us with her on her journey through a non-traditional life filled with adventure, pain and life affirming experiences. She suffers from a severe form of agoraphobia that does not keep her out of the game of life. While her story may not have the end we anticipate in a book about overcoming a disability, overcoming a disability is what she has achieved. We can all learn from her!
Procesos del arte en El Salvador
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,200. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014 by Ernesto Panamá. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Dentro de un nuevo concepto y un nuevo contexto social de difusión del arte nacional, este libro documenta una selecta recopilación de obras que pertenecen principalmente a colecciones de carácter público como las del Museo Forma, conservadas por la Fundación Julia Díaz, y las de la Colección Nacional, que son propiedad del Estado, y también a colecciones particulares o de los propios artistas.
The Vernons of Hanbury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 178,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
An account of the Vernon family of Hanbury, Worcs, from 1577 to 1961. The first member of the family in Hanbury was the rector, Richard Vernon, and his descendants bought the manor, and in about 1706, built Hanbury Hall. They became the largest landowners in Hanbury, but in the C20th the estate went into decline, and the family story ended in tragedy in 1940.
Confessions of a Teenage Gamer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,820. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
The true story of how far one boy will go to become one of the highest ranked World of Warcraft players in North America.
Powered On
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Indigo River Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
Powered On is the true story of Sarah Churman's amazing transition from a life without natural hearing to a new world of sound. Nearly three decades after being born profoundly deaf, an advancement in technology allowed Sarah to hear the voices of her own children clearly for the very first time. In this deeply personal work, she reveals what it means to experience both sides of a disability.
My Life with Jacqueline Kennedy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 128,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
This book reveals Jacqueline Kennedy as a real person, as a wife, as a mother, as a seeker of perfection in art and life. It reveals in depth information only known by the person with the closest relationship to her, as we worked together on a daily basis. It was published in the United States of America and six additional foreign countries in 1969 and rated #1 on TIME Magazine's Best Seller list.
Arise and Go
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Rise and Go and fulfill your God given destiny. Be ever ready at all times to serve all that God brings to you in a spirit of humility.
Five Days In The Trees Near The Water - Eight Years Into Recovery
Series: IN THE WORDS OF AN ADDICT. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,530. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
In this compelling true story the reader is invited inside the journey written in Five Days that will leave the reader speechless, heart warmed, in tears, laughing and inspired.
Geçmişinde Yaşayan Adam: Üniversite
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,310. Language: Turkish. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 119 reviews)
(Dikkat: Bu kitap, olumlu örnek oluşturabilecek davranışlar içerir!) Bu kitabı okumadan üniversiteye gitmeyin! Bu kitabı okumadan tatile de gitmeyin! Bu kitabın adına ister “Üniversitelinin El Kitabı” deyin, ister “Tatilde Ne Yapmalı?” deyin; ama önce size çok büyük değerler katacak olan bu anı kitabını okuyun.
39 Jours En Enfer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,970. Language: French. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
Après plus de 35 ans de silence, la publication électronique permet à l’agent secret, matricule SP 004 (SanPietro), de raconter ses mésaventures pendant une opération avortée de la GRC visant à infiltrer et descendre un des plus grand Cartels de drogues. Abandonné par son partenaire et son officier de liaison, il est emprisonné et torturé à Barranquilla, Colombie, où il languira pendant 39 jours.
Well of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,990. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
Well of Life is Roderic Anderson’s memoir up to age 18. Born into affluence until when he is four, his artist father becomes unemployed and the family have to survive the Great Depression on the little he makes from private commissions. At school Rod becomes interested in left wing politics and at puberty realizes he is gay but is scared to reveal his true feelings.