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George Brent: Ireland's Gift to Hollywood and Its Leading Ladies
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until July 21!) Words: 114,200. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Brent’s biography offers a fascinating look into the life of Hollywood’s elusive lone wolf.
Lucky Stars: Janet Gaynor and Charles Farrell
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until July 21!) Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The book includes a detailed filmography and is lavishly illustrated with over 100 photographs, many from Charles Farrell's estate. Includes a foreword by director Allison Anders (Grace of My Heart, Things Behind the Sun).
A Writer's Life: How do Successful Writers Really Live
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is a self-biography about my life as a writer. I won’t be dedicating the following pages to explaining how to make money as a writer but merely describe what it really is to be like the 1% in the book industry, how it feels and how I spend my days.
A Consciência da Desilusão: Desencontrando o propósito da vida para aceitar a verdade
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 6,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 27, 2013 by 22 Lions Bookstore. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ainda que se trate dum relato auto-biográfico, existem muitas aprendizagens a reter perante a leitura reveladora dos pensamentos mais completos que se pode desenvolver sobre a existência humana e a condição da mente face ao propósito de vida que todos temos.
The Addiction Manifesto
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 41,900. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book is dedicated to the still suffering addicts struggling to find a way to beat their substance abuse addictions. This is my story on how I learned to resist the sweet, seductive voice of addiction and remain sober. I have bounced between the streets and jails for the last 20 years trying to control something that will not be controlled. I try to break down the addiction 'matrix' for you
Read People Like a Pro
Price: $10.60 $5.30 USD. (50% off!) Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body art
Read People Like a Pro is a practical guide on reading people to help you avoid manipulation and read people’s minds, all achieved through the combination of identifying body language techniques, verbal and facial cues and personality types
Fred MacMurray
Price: $14.40 $5.00 USD. (65% off until July 23!) Words: 143,970. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The definitive biography of Fred MacMurray includes commentaries from actors, producers and directors who worked with Fred, with many photos!
15 Minutes With… Forty Years of Interviews
Price: $9.00 $3.00 USD. (67% off until July 24!) Words: 127,610. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Journalist G. Michael Dobbs has been fortunate to have spoken with dozens of newsmakers and celebrities during his almost 40 year career.
Rekiah's Law
Price: $1.99 $1.49 USD. (25% off!) Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
A mother's story of forgiveness and hope after her daughter's murder
Jan-Michael Vincent: Edge of Greatness
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until July 24!) Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Featuring interviews with Vincent’s childhood classmates and friends, as well as his former Hollywood colleagues, including Donald P. Bellisario, Alex Cord, and Robert Englund, Jan-Michael Vincent: Edge of Greatness reveals an eternal man-child, whose career and life symbolize the tragedy of unfulfilled potential.
Opioid Warrior -- George Chuvalo
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 122,620. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
The last thing George Chuvalo wanted as he embarked on an astonishing heavyweight boxing career -- where he was called ‘The Toughest Man on the Planet’ by George Foreman -- was to be remembered as an ‘Opioid Warrior.’ But that’s where history has tragically thrust him. In retirement, he fought to save four family members – three sons and his first wife -- from opioid hell and, ultimately, suicide.
The Burning of Murder City USA
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 66,410. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Detroit in 1950 was a bustling metropolis, the most advanced and fastest growing city on the planet at the time... "Motor City USA": a place with the brightest of futures. But by 1967 it was being called "Murder City USA" and, in July of that year, tensions that had been simmering for too many years finally blew. In four days of rioting Blackbottom, the heart and soul of old black Detroit, burned.
Three Anzacs from Malta: a true story of friendship, love and loss
Price: $5.99 $1.50 USD. (75% off!) Words: 85,580. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
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This book follows the journey of three young Maltese men, Charles, Waldemar and Anthony, from their Mediterranean island all the way to Australia, the trenches of Gallipoli, France and the fields of Flanders against the backdrop of the raging First World War, as they are thrust in one of the deadliest conflicts humankind had ever seen, which would destroy a whole generation of youth.
Love Me; A Look into A Life of Abuse, Sex, Drugs, and Bipolar Disorder
Price: $7.20 USD. (Free!) Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Love Me is the story of a beautiful, intelligent young girl with high hopes never realized. Kassi’s confused adulthood was the end result of childhood sexual, physical and mental abuse — leading to bipolar disorder and a life of drug use, prostitution and self-destruction. Her story is also a lesson about the indifference of our society.
The Clouds Still Hang
Price: $5.25 $2.62 USD. (50% off!) Words: 247,990. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Coming out
"The Clouds Still Hang" is a trilogy based heavily on the author's life telling a story of love and loyalty, betrothal and betrayal, triumph and tragedy; novels that chart one man's attempts to rise above the legacy of a traumatic childhood. It is a trilogy because it is written in three sequential parts, each long enough and able to stand alone; but it forms one long story.
The Incidental Muslim
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
The Incidental Muslim is an honest, witty and heartfelt collection of columns and new musings by writer Amal Awad on growing up in Australia as a hybrid identity, with a look at career, life, love, feminism and her love of storytelling (even though Hollywood just can’t get their portrayals of Muslims right).
Like It's 1999: Diary of a Teenager in Love with a Teacher
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Adult Children of Substance Abusers
True confessions of a real-life high school student on the cusp of a new millennium. On the eve of the year 2000, Giselle struggles with spirituality, ambiguous friendships, a family dealing with the aftermath of substance abuse and deepening feelings of attraction toward her English teacher, a married man more than twice her age. LIKE IT’S 1999 is the diary of a teenager in love with her teacher.
Prince George's Astrological Profile
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
An analysis of the Astrological birth chart of Prince George, son of Kate Middleton and Prince William. Here is explored the meaning of his Sun, Moon, Mercury, Venus and all other planets that compose his birth chart. How is the little Prince’s inner being?
Star Struck: Interviews with Dirty Harry and other Hollywood Icons
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until Aug. 2!) Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by Canterbury House. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
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Betty Dravis shares behind-the-scenes happenings of some of her favorite celebrity interviews. She tells what led up to the interviews and her feelings and impressions during and after the meetings. Among those interviewed were: Actor/Director Clint Eastwood, Senator Ted Kennedy, 40's Star Jane Russell, Singer/Actress Tanya Tucker, Mayor Joseph Alioto, and Actress Ann Sothern.
The Edge of Whiteness
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 86,780. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Edge of Whiteness is an autobiographical account of one adolescent's struggle to discover his identity, but also a humorous and edgy social commentary on one community's reaction to the inexorable march of change which defined a unique time period - the funky early 1970's.