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Clive: Working for the Man in the Age of Vinyl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
In 1978, at age 21, after years of playing in a band, the author was hired by Clive Davis to be a talent scout for his new label, Arista Records. It was a dream job for somebody who'd lived and breathed music. The only problem was it was 1981, disco topped the charts and Clive was more interested in having hits and building his empire than making great records. A riff on life, ambition and music.
XV What The People
You set the price! Words: 6,660. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » History, Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
XV What The People Do you ever feel incapable? Drop out from school and feel like a loser? Some people make fun of you? Are you a troublemaker, stupid, and slow? Do you know some successful people learned from taking this step. So you have to tell them about these people.
In the Shadow of Empires
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,930. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013 by First Break. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Medieval, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
In the Shadow of Empires is an easily accessible account of the historic Vlad Dracula, the events he shaped and the events that shaped him. The narrative follows Vlad Dracula from cradle to grave and specifically avoids discussing vampires, apart from where it is absolutely necessary to link the historic person to nineteenth century fiction writing.
Faith Hill: The Long Road Back
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Faith Hill: The story of her life,from birth to her failed 2012 comeback. Did she crash and burn? Or has she only just begun to fight to regain her career? From humble beginnings in Star, Mississippi, Faith Hill soared to the top of the country and pop charts, becoming one of the most successful female recording artists in history. Her albums have sold millions.
A Just Cause
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
When a seemingly ordinary and underestimated family man discovers evidence of potentially massive mismanagement and fraud on the part of the US defense contractor he works for, his desire to help the company, his need to protect his newly healing family, and newfound sobriety wind up in a 17-year corporate assault on everything he holds dear for knowing too much and refusing to deny the truth.
De Greet Hofmans-affaire
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: Dutch. Published: April 27, 2013 by Fosfor. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
De Greet Hofmans-affaire is de beruchte hofkwestie waarin een eenvoudige gebedsgenezeres het voortbestaan van het Nederlandse koningshuis in gevaar bracht. Lambert J. Giebels (1935-2011) was de eerste historicus die deze affaire in zijn geheel in kaart heeft weten te brengen.
The Wild Wild West
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
The story of a young soldier's deployment to Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom during the 2003 American invasion. The untamed desert of the Middle East was dubbed "The Wild Wild West" by the troops because of the resemblance to the "Cowboys and Indians" era of the American frontier.
La mente di Adolf Hitler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: Italian. Published: April 27, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Hitler era molto diverso da come si mostrava al popolo tedesco e al mondo. Coabitavano in lui due individui diametralmente opposti, "Hitler" e il "'Führer". Il primo aveva bisogno del secondo per vincere le sue fobie e insicurezze. In un classico della Psicologia politica, il profilo umano e la leggenda di uno dei tiranni più sanguinari della storia.
West Of Independence
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Warning!! This book contains the following: A UFO, Mormons, Regret, Roadkill, Love, A Little Black Rental Car, A Dragon, Family Conflict, Cotton Picking, Bigotry, Cigarettes, A GPS Named Maggie, Grief, Rattlesnakes, Laughter, The Grand Canyon, A Root Beer Float, Dinosaurs, Redemption, A Cow That Eats Plastic, Tragedy, A Meteor, Loss, A Wormhole, Fear, A Volcano, Ignorance, and Shoepers.
250 Anecdotes About Opera
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,200. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes about opera, including this one: Theater director Tyrone Guthrie was a fan of opera — and especially of Verdi’s Requiem. Often, he would sing along with his recording and shout, “Yes! Yes!” His wife, Judy, occasionally asked him, “Tony, can we just listen to it?” Mr. Guthrie always replied by shouting, “No — get involved.”
Derailed - Memoirs of a Botched Hysterectomy - Hysterectomy to Remove Fibroids and Cyst - Really was Endometriosis!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Endometriosis affects more than 9,000,000 women in the U.S. and many more worldwide - what every woman needs to know! How does an outwardly healthy 47-year old woman's "routine hysterectomy" become an 18-day ordeal spanning two hospitals, four surgeries, and more than $400,000 in medical bills? The answer, undiagnosed endometriosis. A patients perspective on morbidity and mortality.
Bingo
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 10,040. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bingo was the the most amazing Australian Shepherd rescue dog ever to bless the earth. His life started out horrible and he was rescued by an act of the powers above.
महानायक अमिताभ बच्चन (Mahanayak Amitabh Bachchan)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: Hindi. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
अमिताभ बच्चन भारतीय फिल्म इंडस्ट्री के ऐसे अकेले अभिनेता हैं जिन्हें देश के साथ-साथ विदेशों में भी सम्मान, लोकप्रियता और प्रतिष्ठा हासिल है। सन् 1969 में सात हिंदुस्तानी से आरंभ हुआ उनका फिल्मी सफर 70 साल की उम्र में आज भी बदस्तूर जारी है। इस उम्र में दूसरा कोई भारतीय नायके सक्रिय नहीं रहा।
Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders The Classic Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2013 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
During the Great Depression in 1930's America there were two "trials of the century" that captured the attention of the world: the Lindbergh baby murder trial, and the Winnie Ruth Judd "Trunk Murders" trial. This e-book edition marks the 41st anniversary of release of the original Winnie Ruth Judd: The Trunk Murders, the first book published about the sensational Judd murder and sanity trials.
Ann Curry: The Unauthorized Story of Why She Was Tossed From NBC's 'Today'
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A controversial and unauthorized account of the backstage drama that unfolded at NBC when Ann Curry was unceremoniously dumped as co-anchor of the "Today" show.
Fame: PSY
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Korean Rapper PSY-. Thanks to YouTube, he became a global star over night in his mid-thirties with only one hit song "Gangnam Style" the lyric of which is out of the ordinary and wacky "Horse Riding Dance".
Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man (Or It Seemed Like a Good Idea at the Time!)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Not all stunt men are six-feet tall. Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man is the thrilling saga of a five-foot-four, 18 year old kid who became a stunt double for Hollywood’s most famous short men, women and children of the 20th Century.
Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
You’re sitting in the doctor’s office waiting for your child’s diagnosis. The doctor utters the words you have feared: autism spectrum disorder. The only words you can say are, “What can I do now?” Hope Is Within Reach: Overcoming the Challenges of Autism Spectrum Disorder is a story of instinct, determination, perseverance and ultimately never giving up.
Living Legend Stephen Hawking (A Brief Biography)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Scientists, Inventors
Stephen Hawking was a handicap for his life time yet only on his will power and self confidence he was one of most well known scientist. His own desire to live was another plus point of his successful life. People will ask if it is necessary for a scientist to be a famous personality.
Divine Speaks Swami Vivekananda
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,000. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Philosopher biography
Swami Vivekananda was born on January 12, 1863 in Kolkata, India. He was a great social leader and reformer and played a major role in morally uplifting India and the world as well. He left the world on July 4, 1902 leaving world in deep grief. Even today his name is taken with great respect. I believe the deep meaning of these quotes by Swami Vivekananda awake our soul.