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Evolution for the Mentally Deranged
Price: Free! Words: 83,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Evolution for the Mentally Deranged: - A beautiful girl from Texas. - A PhD student on the lam. - More pharmaceuticals than you can imagine. - A journey that stretches from the Mayan temples of Mexico to the TEFL jungles of Seoul. - The seductive power of Thailand and its infamous 'ladies' of the night. - A transformative mystical experience. Welcome to the crazy odyssey of Francis E. Fletcher.
Legends of Rock & Roll - George Harrison (Before, During & After the Beatles)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This is, like the others, a mini-biography of one the greatest performers in the music world. This is the third of a series within a series covering the four members of, arguably, the greatest group in music history, The Beatles. This book is not about the Beatles. This book is about the life and music of George Harrison as an individual and as a solo performer.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Ringo Starr (Before, During & After the Beatles)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This is, like the others, a mini-biography of one the greatest performers in the music world. This is the fourth of a series within a series covering the four members of, arguably, the greatest group in music history, The Beatles. This book is not about the Beatles. This book concentrates on Ringo Starr and the life and music of Ringo as an individual and as a solo performer.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Paul McCartney (Before, During & After the Beatles)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This is, like the others, a mini-biography of one the greatest performers in the music world. This is the second of a series within a series covering the four members of, arguably, the greatest group in music history, The Beatles. This is Paul McCartney's story. This book is not about the Beatles. It is about the life and music of Paul McCartney as an individual and as a solo performer.
Frida Kahlo
Series: The Artist Series. Price: Free! Words: 190. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Explore Frida Kahlo through the photo fantasy artwork of Lisa E. Jobe. Melding Kahlo's own paintings with black and white photographs and various other elements, Jobe creates a digital decoupage to experience the artist like never before. Containing quotes by Kahlo herself, this picture book is a sure bet for any Kahlo admirer.
Gulp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,330. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When life no longer belongs to you, you need to disappear. This journey takes the reader on a journey, of one man's story of survival, inspiration, self-discovery and reinvention.
Legends of Rock & Roll - John Lennon (Before, During & After the Beatles)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Welcome to another in the Legends of Rock & Roll series. This is, like the others, a mini-biography of one the greatest performers in the music world, John Lennon. However, this book is not about the Beatles. While I know that you can’t write about John Lennon without considering the Beatles, the emphasis of this book is not the Beatles, but instead, the life and music of John Lennon, himself.
Legends of Rock & Roll - The Beach Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Beach Boys has been writing and performing since 1961. They were raised in California (where else) and developed into the nations number one band. They appealed to the teenagers of the day by singing about sun, surf, cars and girls. This is really a mini-biography of one the greatest of American bands, The Beach Boys. But, to the author, it is the music that is the most important.
Legends of Rock & Roll - The Bee Gees
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Bee Gees were born in England, moved to Australia where they got their start and then moved back to England and then eventually took up residence in America. This book is about the group, but even more importantly, it's about the music. This series is my way of honoring the people that have brought so much joy to our lives over the years. The Bee Gees defined music for a generation.
Legends of Soul - Aretha Franklin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This is the first in a series of books about the Legends of Soul. I started with Aretha because, well, she is the Queen. Aretha could easily be put into the category of rock and roll. In fact, she has done it all. She sings rock, soul, R&B, gospel, jazz and blues and we’ll talk a little about these as we review her life.
Through the Eyes of a Young Physician Assistant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Open Books Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the delivery of a newborn, to the terminally ill at the end of their lives, and many in between, Through the Eyes of a Young Physician Assistant will leave you laughing and crying and with a deeper appreciation of PAs.
Georgia O'Keefe
Series: The Artist Series. Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Explore Georgia O'Keefe through the photo fantasy artwork of Lisa E. Jobe. Melding O'Keefe's own paintings with the photography of Steiglitz and various other elements, Jobe creates a digital decoupage to experience the artist like never before. Containing quotes by O'Keefe herself, this picture book is a sure bet for any O'Keefe admirer.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Roy Orbison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Roy Orbison had one of the best voices in pop music. It was a forceful, almost operatic bel canto tenor that is unlike anyone else in music. When you hear a Roy Orbison song, you almost immediately know who it is. Roy had a wonderful career that was cut short at what could be called, the prime of his life. He died of a heart attack at the age of 52.
Comment être unique?
Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: French. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Biography » Reference
Riley a un projet en tête: elle veut remplacer la bac par une classe amusente. Est-ce qu;elle va réussir? Lisez cet e-book pour savoir.
100 cosas que no sabías sobre Hitler y el Tercer Reich
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: Spanish. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Circulan muchas mentiras y medias verdades sobre Adolf Hitler. Este ensayo trata de explicar la verdad de forma breve y concisa, dividiendo en 100 puntos cada uno de los mitos al respecto. Por fin unas explicaciones rápidas y claras al alcance de todos, sin la aridez metodológica de los estudios históricos ni bulos o exageraciones. Incluye un extenso estudio fotográfico de su vida.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Neil Diamond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Neil Diamond began his career in the Sixties. He started as a songwriter. He grew his career from songwriter to singer to major recording artist to international star. He has withstood the changes in the music industry, starting as a teen idol and growing into a performer that is listened to and enjoyed by all ages. His albums still chart on Billboard even to this day and his tours still sellout.
Rise of a Woman: A Memoir
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A memoir of a woman fallen within her family, culture and the society. And she stood on her own feet. A story of forty years in twelve thousand words! It is all about stubbornness and revenge which turned out to be courage and determination.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Paul Anka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Paul Anka started out as a teen idol. He was the boy the girls all swooned over when he sang. I listened to the radio a lot when I was a kid and always enjoyed a Paul Anka song when it came on. Even though Paul was a great singer (and still is), he’s also one of the best songwriters that we’ve had in the past fifty years. He has written songs that have become icons in our American culture.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Jerry Lee Lewis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Jerry Lee Lewis, also known as “The Killer”, and the “Ferriday Fireball” had a tumultuous career. Is there an early rock and roller who had the energy he had, who could play (or pound) a piano with the ferocity that Jerry Lee could? With an ego the size of Louisiana, he took the music world by storm in 1956 and, for a couple years, was on everybody’s lips.
Chimney Rocked
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Three familiar agents visit Chimney Rock State Park (NC, USA) on a nice spring day for hiking, history, geology, incredible views, and strange conversation (sometimes intended to be overheard). Approx. 2400 words. Another tale in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Mr. Malloy: Not seen. Sex: Not observed. Violence: Not observed. Drug usage: Not detected. Strangeness level: Low.