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Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until March 4!) Words: 165,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Jamie Lee Curtis: Scream Queen details Curtis' career and life during her scream queen era and includes detailed and never-before-seen production histories.
For Mother's Sake
Price: $3.45 $2.59 USD. (25% off until Jan. 28, 2020!) Words: 117,120. Language: American English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The true-life account of Jimmy Carl Black, the “Indian of the Group” who, together with Frank Zappa, Roy Estrada and Ray Collins, formed the original and outrageous 1960's Los Angeles rock band: “The Mothers of Invention”, one of the 20th century’s most influential bands. Jimmy recalls these times with a clarity that is remarkable, considering the backdrop – free love, drugs and “freakiness”.
To My Dear Civilians, With Love
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until Feb. 19!) Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The very funny autobiography of Rebecca Lord, world famous adult film star and member of the AVN Hall of Fame.
Bishop Oscar Romero
Price: $4.95 $3.96 USD. (20% off until Feb. 11, 2020!) Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Journeys of Faith. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The story of Oscar Romero is one of transformation, from one born of poverty, to one living comfortably within the system, to one determined to change the system. The story of Oscar Romero is one of conversion, of Paul on the road to Damascus, of a man who was blinded, and whose eyes were opened by the Lord, to see his brothers and sisters in agony and misery.
Hypatia of Alexandria
Series: The Legendary Women of World History, 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
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As the western world fell into darkness, she dared defend the light. For over 40 years Hypatia stood between the dark ages and the light of classical philosophy, arts, and sciences. Though none of her books survived the aggressive book burnings of religious zealots, her legacy remains that of one of the greatest scientists of all time. This is her fascinating true story.
Homecoming: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off until March 31!) Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Our society is noted for mobility and change. Our routines may be temporary but lead to new adventures and people who come onto the stage of our journey. Trust must be earned. Pray to God for strength, welcome new acquaintances, and be flexible. I am sharing some of my journey, based on my recollection of things that have accompanied me as I have created numerous new homes over this lifetime.