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Behind Sach - The Huntz Hall Story
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 23!) Words: 102,110. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Behind Sach: The Huntz Hall Story presents the life of the actor who made us laugh with his unforgettable and unique persona of Horace DeBussy Jones, better known simply as “Sach.”
Grant Williams
Price: $9.95 $3.00 USD. (70% off until April 21!) Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
A biography of Grant Williams, who may be known today only as the Incredible Shrinking Man, but his legacy now finally enlarges again through this titanic tribute to a tallest of talents.
Duryea: The Movies
Price: $9.95 $9.65 USD. (3% off until April 21!) Words: 66,780. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Discover the fascinating story of the man and the movies in a richly researched work. 358 pages. Illustrated.
Well! Reflections on the Life and Career of Jack Benny
Price: $14.00 $2.00 USD. (86% off until March 30!) Words: 53,430. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Well! Reflections on the Life and Career of Jack Benny is a collection of rare and delightful essays and personal reminiscences on perhaps the greatest comedian who has ever lived. Jack Benny's impact on the world of entertainment was profound, and the ripples of his influence are still expanding today.
His Red Eminence, Armand-Jean du Plessis de Richelieu
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until May 1, 2020!) Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Political biography, Nonfiction » History » European
Priest. Lover. Statesman. Cardinal Armand-Jean du Plessis, duc de Richelieu is one of the most famous -- or infamous politicians of all time. Made a villain in the popular Dumas novel, "The Three Musketeers," the real man was a dedicated public servant loyal to king and country. A man of logic and reason, he transformed how we think about nations and nationality.
Elvis, Sherlock & Me
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 12!) Words: 134,920. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A combination memoir and history of the film business covering the decades from the 40's through the present. Here is an examination of classic Hollywood and such iconic studio bosses as Jack L. Warner, Darryl Zanuck and Walt Disney.
Glenda Farrell: Hollywood’s Hardboiled Dame
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 12!) Words: 69,160. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Torchy Blane: model for Superman’s Lois Lane. Five-foot-three firecracker. Smart, adventurous blonde. Gimme girl. Wry eyes, pouty kisser. Wicked wisecracks. Sly double take. Fast-talking, no-nonsense, straight-shooting, stand-up, hardboiled dame. Anyone for Glenda Farrell?
Faith Evolving: A Patchwork Journey
Price: $6.99 $1.75 USD. (75% off until March 31!) Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
How is religious faith affected by our life’s experiences? NZ’s Trish McBride started with a traditional Christian faith. This has evolved into a belief in a God who is free of denominational church boundaries. One poem and prose step at a time, Trish weaves the scattered patches of her life into a compelling narrative that will touch your heart, and invite you to ponder your own faith journey.
Like a Dove: A memoir and biography in honour of Sione Tavo Manukia
Price: $8.99 $2.25 USD. (75% off until March 31!) Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
What was life like for a Tongan migrant in New Zealand in the 1970s and onwards? In this tribute to Sione Tavo Manukia, his daughter Ruby tells of his early life in Tonga and his experiences in New Zealand, as he sought a prosperous life and further education for his children. He helped to found the Pulela’a New Lynn Tongan Methodist Church.
Pat’s India: Memories Of Childhood
Price: $9.99 $2.50 USD. (75% off until March 31!) Words: 21,850. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
How do we each define our own intimate culture? How do we know where we belong? Daughter of New Zealand Baptist missionaries, Patricia Booth was born in north-east India during World War Two. In recording her childhood memories, she has pondered on the various cultural influences she experienced. How have they shaped her understanding of who she is and where she belongs as she enters old age?
Victory II
Series: Victorious. Price: $3.75 $1.88 USD. (50% off until April 4!) Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Victory II the second part of my autobiography When I started to smoke, drink and take other rubbish. When I survived a coma. When I collapsed and stopped drinking. When I worked myself up from dishwasher to cook. Plus a free bonus book for the reader: Recipe for Happiness Experience less stress & live happier thanks this joybringign book. The message is of course : If I can do it, so can you
Things you don't want to know
Series: Victorious. Price: $1.95 USD. (Free until April 4!) Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this booklet that you do not want to read, are written shameful things of epic proportions. + My bio; who I am and what I do + The weird secret of a long-term & happy relationship + Some more things about me that you do not want to know + As a thank you a Bonus book, so you don't get any trauma from reading Things you don't want to know The intention is clearly to help you laugh
Chasing Muhammad Ali, Fighting the Opioids
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free until April 3!) Words: 125,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
One man's heroic return from crushing loss! Boxing's George Foreman called George Chuvalo “the toughest man on the planet." Chuvalo went on to have a special lifelong relationship with Muhammad Ali based on their two epic bouts. Then, in retirement, he lost three sons & his wife to opioids. Chuvalo had to rebuild his life from the ashes, embarking on a one-man crusade to reach out to young people.
Seasons: Breaking Out Of Pain To Live With Purpose
Price: $7.99 $4.00 USD. (50% off until April 2!) Words: 72,320. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this intense and honest, heart-wrenching and joyous memoir, Latosha unveils her struggle against the accepted taboos of her “Christian” home, and candidly shares how she discovered her internal strength to break its strongholds. Seasons is a story of perseverance through unimaginable personal circumstances, of hope for a life beyond the controls of religion and a newfound intimacy with God.
The Worst Paperboy in the World
Price: $1.45 $0.99 USD. (32% off until April 2!) Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Author profile
In the 1970's for a young boy delivering the New York Daily News to the suburbs, it was the best of times (and the worst of times). Good customers he soon learned, had to be trained and cultivated, like a good garden. Subscribers may have been dropping like flies, but the ones who remained were the very best.
My Final Quit
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Dec. 30!) Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction & recovery, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Final Quit is the friend who understands how hard it is to quit. Told with raw emotion and humor, Pam Young shares her journal from first toke to last and the realization that busting her addiction was really her soul’s journey to discover her Self. Written for both smokers and non-smokers, My Final Quit offers invaluable insights, useful tools, and great encouragement.
A Little Guy with Big Dreams That Are Soooo Totally Not Gonna Happen
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free until April 9!) Words: 16,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the coming of age story of a tall lanky boy with knock-knees who tried to find his place in life by trying to write like his favourite author. The story journals his mischievous escapades, his awful shyness of girls, the reality of the world around him, and his brazen efforts to publish the book, although he was told to forget about that, as it was never going to happen.
My Holy Spirit Experience Vol 1
Price: $17.99 $8.99 USD. (50% off until April 2!) Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this book you will discover my experiences with the Holy Spirit. One of such was during a time of my prayer and fasting. I had an unusual spiritual experience. As I closed my eyes to pray over my food to break my fast, I saw the glory of God for the very first time. It appeared as a thick bright shining cloud moving as if it were a heavy smoke folding itself as described in Ezekiel chapter one.
Polish Girl: In Pursuit Of The English Dream
Price: $5.19 $1.04 USD. (80% off until April 2!) Words: 98,920. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
WOULD YOU LIKE TO LEARN THE SECRET TO FINDING LOVE, PEACE AND HAPPINESS? A heartbreaking true story of love and loss of one courageous woman following her dreams in a foreign country that will touch your heart and soul...
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For
Price: $9.95 $4.00 USD. (60% off until April 1!) Words: 136,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Joi Lansing: A Body to Die For colorfully chronicles personal and intimate details of the last four years of the talented ‘50’s “blonde bombshell” star’s fascinating life.