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Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Desperately Seeking Marie Prevost takes a look back at the life and work of a beautiful, talented, yet ill-fated actress, who was one of Hollywood’s biggest stars of the 1920s.
The Long Arm of Lunacy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by 125 Records. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This second volume of memoir continues themes from "Swearing in English: Tall Tales at Shotgun." Here are more true stories including two from the west coast of Scotland, one recalling bullying at an English public school, and others about a favorite dog, baseball, foxes, and a search for the elusive perfect club sandwich.
The Dickens-Power Gang Boston & Schenectady 1936-1938
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Dickens-Power Gang robbed an oil company office in Stoneham, Massachusetts and robbed a safe on a Schenectady, New York dairy farm of $25,000 in bonds and securities. Dickens came to Massachusetts as a youth from New Mexico. Other gang members were from Boston, Brookline, Roxbury and other towns in the Bay State. Gangster Melvin Aquith continued thieving until he was arrested in January 1938.
The Lost Book of King Arthur
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,840. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » Biography
The Lost Book of King Arthur shows through maps, charts and the piecing together of lost texts, that the legendary King Arthur was very much a real king and not only were his battle sites well documented they were etched forever into the side of great chalices. These cups were treasured at Arthur's Hadrian's Wall garrison.
Sharp! Flicknife Records and Other Adventures
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,540. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
An unflinching and honest portrait of Marc Frenchy Gloder's journey from Grenoble ghetto to independent record label success at the heart of London's music scene.
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Muhammad bin Abdul Wahab was one of the greatest reformers in Islamic history. He appeared in Arabia in the 18th century, and called people back to the right path in the light of Quran and Sunnah at a time when superstitions, grave worship, & other forms of polytheism were widespread. There is much misinformation about his movement, but he was without doubt a highly influential person in history.
Sultan Mohammad Fateh
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Sultan Muhammad Fateh was a remarkable ruler of the Ottoman Empire. At the age of 21, he conquered Constantinople which was thought to be almost impossible. His great conquests, his love of literature & education, his services to his people, his dynamic personality, and his respect & tolerance for people of all religions make him an extraordinary figure & one of the great heroes of Muslim history.
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah
Price: Free! Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
Imam Ibne Taymiyyah was a scholar & a warrior. A master of the sciences, Arabic grammar & Islamic jurisprudence, he taught for many years and was greatly admired by both common people and academics. He lived in the challenging times of the Mongol invasions and played a major role in resistance. Strongly opinionated, he was jailed for his works where he died, leaving an inspirational legacy behind.
Finding My Way Back
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
“A Tragic & Inspirational Story Told by a Woman Who Can Not Speak” What would you do if you suddenly found everything you knew was taken away from you? What if in the blink of an eye, you no longer were able to speak, walk, work, or dress yourself? What would you do if you could not even tell your children that you loved them?
An Orlando Saturday
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author (Agent 33) and his wife, Monique (Agent 32), meet up with Monique's older brother, Steve (no agent number yet), in Casselberry, Florida, USA. From there they take public transit to downtown Orlando to watch the Liverpool - Leicester City football/soccer match at an Irish bar. Some curious scenes and statements are noted along the way. Approx. 2200 words. Movie rating: PG-13.
The Life and Crimes of Pablo Escobar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
As leader of one of the world’s most notorious and powerful drug organizations, Pablo Escobar made billions of dollars in the drug trade and murdered thousands of people. He had his own fleet of airplanes, multiple mansions, and even a private zoo, not to mention his own army of criminals. How did Escobar become one of the most powerful Colombian drug lords? Let’s find out in this book!
Jude Law - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Jude Law rose to stardom? David Jude Heyworth Law, professionally known as Jude Law was born on 29 December, 1972 in Lewisham, London, England. Both of his parents, Peter and Maggie Law were school teachers. Later in his life, at one point of time, he commented that his father was the youngest Head Master in the schools of London in his time.
Joseph Gordon Levitt - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Joseph Gordon-Levitt rose to stardom? When Joseph Gordon-Levitt first burst onto the screen as a bubbly, precocious, and slightly nerdy child star, very few audiences could have predicted that he would become one of the most respected and innovative presences in Hollywood. Starting off at an extremely young age, Gordon-Levitt grew up around the lights and cameras.
Jim Caviezel - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Jim Caviezel rose to stardom? James Caviezel was born to a close-knit Catholic family in Mount Vernon, Washington, on September 26, 1968. Growing up dreaming of becoming a professional basketball player, a foot injury forced him to turn to acting. After early struggles he began to attain prominence with a role in The Thin Red Line.
Jim Carrey - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Jim Carrey rose to stardom? It is said that make people laugh is far more difficult than make them cry. Hats off to the artists, those have the guts to make fun of themselves and amuse the audience. One of such great names is Jim Eugene Carrey whose charismatic personality is revered a lot in the world of acting and comedy.
James Franco - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how James Franco rose to stardom? James Edward Franco was born on 19th April, 1978. He is an American director, teacher, actor, author and producer. He took his first leading role in acting as Daniel Desario on a short-lived cult hit television program Freaks and Geeks. Afterwards James played another role in the TV biographical film James Dean (2001).
Jack Nicholson - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Jack Nicholson rose to stardom? Jack Nicholson is without a doubt one of the most popular and gifted American actors of the 20th century. The characteristic features of Jack include the dark tinted sun glasses, without which he is rarely seen outdoors, and the somewhat maniacal grin which has a great hand in shaping up his on-screen persona as a psychotic..
Dwayne Johnson - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Dwayne Johnson rose to stardom? Greatness is dreamed by all of us and Dwayne Johnson, The Rock, is undoubtedly that born star who achieved it through his indomitable talent and supreme devotion. He is one of the most celebrated figures in the world. His charismatic persona, witty approach and ability to connect with the audience have made his the most revered sports person.
Dustin Hoffman - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Dustin Hoffman rose to stardom? Hoffman has been in acting career since from 1960’s. This ebook reveals that how he made himself such a legendary figure. How his journey of struggle and eventually success has been? This throws light on various aspects of his family life and career building. Success or victory is never served in a platter.
Chris Hemsworth - Celebrity Books
Series: Celebrity Biographies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Chris Hemsworth rose to stardom? The chiseled face and commanding presence of Chris Hemsworth has always seemed destined to be attached to a movie star. With a booming voice and natural charisma, it is little surprise that the actor has become best known in mainstream film for portraying a literal god in human form.