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HG Wells and Orson Welles: Biographies in 2000 Words
Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Biographies in 2000 words offer readers detailed, waffle free, overviews of important figures from the past. If you have taken an interest in a figure of significance, then get a quick and detailed overview of their lives in these short handy guides.
Shania Twain Biography Her Life and Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Essential Information Arising in the mid - '90s, Shania Twain became the most preferred nation songs artist given that Garth Brooks. Skillfully fusing mainstream, AOR rock manufacturing with country-pop, Twain and her producer/husband, Robert John "Mutt" Lange, produced a commercial juggernaut with her 2nd album, The Woman in Me.
Orbit: JRR Tolkien - The True Lord of the Rings: spanish edition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: Spanish. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
This edition is translated in spanish! He imagined realms of wizards, orcs, and hobbits and elevated fantasy from pulp to respected literature. J.R.R. Tolkien, the iconic author who captivated generations with his rich and complex mythology of Middle Earth.
Alexander the Great: The Macedonian Who Conquered the World
Price: Free! Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013 by Oculus Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
If you want to learn about one of history’s greatest military commanders and uncover some of his secrets of drive—drive that enabled him and his small army to first subdue all of Greece and then the mighty Persian Empire—then you want to read this book.
Nelly Furtado Biography: The Music Sensation´s Life and Career
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Profile Born in Victoria, British Columbia on December 12, 1978, Nelly Kim Furtado expanded up in a musical household with her Portuguese moms and dads. At 18, she entered a skill competitors and was uncovered by an impresario. This resulted in a record contract and her very first album Whoa, Nelly! in 2000. Hit songs include "I resemble a" (2000), "Promiscuous" (2006) and "Say it Right" (2007).
Kristen Stewart Report: International Twilight Star
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Life and Career Born on April 9, 1990 in Los Angeles, California, Kristen Stewart is an actress best recognized for her functions in Panic room, Twilight, Catch That Children, and Into the Wild. The daughter of a stage manager and producer and a scriptwriter, she went to school till she reached the seventh grade. After which, she simply continued her education by means of correspondence.
Kenny Rogers Biography: Legendary Country Music Star
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Kenny Rogers was born August 21, 1938 in Houston, Texas. Rogers discharged The Gambler in 1978. The title track became one more substantial country and pop hit and provided Rogers his second Grammy Award. In addition to his solo work, Rogers tape-recorded a series of favorites with country legend Dottie West. By this time, he was a true crossover artist.
Kathy Griffin Raw: Stand-Up Comedian and Reality TV Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Essential Information Kathleen Mary Griffin was born in Oak Park, Illinois on November 4, 1960. Her mom, Mary Margaret "Maggie" (nee Corbally), and her father, John Patrick Griffin, were first-generation Irish Americans. Maggie worked as a cashier in the Oak Park Medical facility. The last of 5 youngsters, her brother or sisters are Kenny, Joyce, Gary, and John.
Jimmy Kimmel: Late Night Funny Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jimmy Kimmel was born in Brooklyn, New York, on November 13, 1967. In 1997, Kimmel made the leap from radio to TV, as host of the game show Win Ben Stein's Money. 2 years later on, he established a production company called Jackhole Industries. As soon as he had numerous favorite programs under his belt, ABC showed an interest in him as a potential late evening host.
Bongo, Bongo, Bongo - Life in the Belgian Congo during the 1920's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Bruce Alexander Kilgour. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The adventurous spirit of the early European pioneers in Africa is faithfully captured through these descriptive memoirs. Photographs included. Here's something for those who like to take a trip down memory lane, especially when that lane is a jungle lane and you are surrounded by hundreds of bright, hungry eyes on a dark night. An African gem.
Jeremy Renner: Actor and Avenger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Essential Information Being an actor in Hollywood is similar to being an aspiring athlete: If you have not made the large show by a particular age, simply give up and get out. Jeremy Renner labored in the showbiz small leagues well into his 30s, but after playing the bomb-hunting Team Sgt.
Derek Jeter: Yankee Captain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Captain Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey. He was drafted by the Yankees in 1992. Throughout 1996, his first full period in the majors, his performance helped the Yankees win the World Series against the Braves. Since then, he's seen the Yankees to Globe Series wins in 1998, 1999, and 2000
Jimmy Fallon: Writer, Comedian and Late Night Host
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jimmy, did you ever think about the opportunity that you really sing too well to make a comedy album? Are you too good for your very own really good, man? No. I never ever thought that. But I did want to have a comedy record that you can really listen to. If you don't want to pay attention to the words, you can easily go, "Okay, that does not seem that bad. I can endure that for 2 minutes."
Eric Clapton Raw: Legendary Guitarist and Singer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
After leaving the Bluesbreakers for a second and final time in July 1966, Eric joined Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker to form Cream. Comprehensive touring in the UNITED STATE and three solid albums - Fresh Cream, Disraeli Gears, and Wheels of Fire - delivered the band worldwide acclaim. While a member of Cream, he cemented his track record as rock's top guitar player.
Frankenstein In Love: The Marriage of Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Shelley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
She was the 17 year-old daughter of noted philosophers William Godwin and Mary Wollstonecraft; he was a 22-year-old trapped in an unhappy marriage. Their love was forbidden...that didn't matter. They inspired each other and became one of the most memorable literary couples of all time. For a short time in the late 1810s and early 1820s, they were the epicenter of an expatriate colony of artists
Out of my Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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This is a collection of short stories, some true, often reflecting aspects of my early upbringing in rural Nelson, New Zealand. The rest are from my imaginings - 'out of my mind'. There are ten stories in this book and a further ten in the second, 'Further Out'. A third book isn't 'Far Out'.
The Convenient Wife And Lessons Learned-- Part II
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Part II (13,400+ words) is about marital infidelity and answers the following questions. Why did he stray? What were the causes and reasons? What were the telltale signs? What did he learn from it? How did the community and society respond to it? What was the impact on the children? How should the wife handle it?
Overdue
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Rocket Science Productions LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Libraries are not always quiet and peaceful. They can be loud, crazy and full of quite colorful characters. Based on his personal experiences and stories he has collected, Lewis Stockham reveals the reality of working in the modern public library.
Orbit: Jack Kirby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For comic book fans the world over, Jack Kirby was the king. Born Jacob Kurtzberg in 1917, Bluewater Comics is now celebrating his life with their latest bio-comic "Orbit: Jack Kirby."
Female Force: Madonna - SPANISH VERSION
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Translated into Spanish for the 1st time: Once upon a time we all knew her as the Material Girl, but now, the world over knows her as Madonna, a one-woman extravaganza. Before there was Lady Gaga, Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, or Britney, there was Madonna. She's been a pop sensation, actress, writer, activist, mother, and director. She's been everything.