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Blake Lively - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Ever wondered how Blake Lively rose to stardom? Since beginning her career at the age of ten, Blake Lively has risen to be one of the most popular and talented actresses in Hollywood today. She honed her craft as a child with her family, who all have careers in the entertainment industry. While growing up, she attended her parents acting classes and workshops and learned the art of acting.
Leonardo DiCaprio - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Leonardo DiCaprio rose to stardom? Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio was born on November 11 1974 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. When Leonardo was just 1 year old, his parents divorced and he lived with his mother in different parts of the L.A neighborhood while his mom was working hard to support him.
Jay Z - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Jay Z rose to stardom? When he was young, Shawn Carter used to sneak away from the putrid halls of his ratty Brooklyn apartment to walk the busy streets of a city alive with success. The young boy who grew up in the shadow of the towering skyscrapers of New York City ascended to the pinnacle of music recognition through hard work and determination.
Hugh Jackman - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Hugh Jackman rose to stardom? Hugh Michael Jackman was born on October 12th 1968 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia . Similar to most children in Wahroonga, Hugh was privileged enough to go to private school. After his education in school he decided to attend the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts of Edith Cowan University in Perth, Western Australia.
Marshall Mathers - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Ever wondered how Eminem rose to stardom? No one expected a skinny and poor young boy from the projects of Detroit to one day become one of the highest-selling rap artists of all time, but Marshall Mathers, aka Eminem, never lost sight of his dream. Despite an unbelievable amount of odds stacked against him, the aspiring rap artist used his pain and turmoil to pour anger, hurt, and frustration.
Elvis Presley - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Elvis Presley rose to stardom? What made Elvis unique right from the start was, the way he progressed, and few performers have had a more histrionic impact on the lives of people than Elvis Presley. His dramatic upsurge to global fame launched and accomplished by the gaudy Colonel Tom Parker.
Denzel Washington - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ever wondered how Denzel Washington rose to stardom? Born into humble beginnings, Denzel Washington would become synonymous with powerful acting and creative expression throughout his career. From his early beginnings on the stage and in television, Washington would rise to be one of the most decorated actors of his era, earning numerous Oscar nominations and accolades.
Bob Hoskins - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Bob Hoskins rose to stardom? Although most movie fans remember the surly and pudgy actor Bob Hoskins as the hardboiled detective in Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, the British actor was actually responsible for bringing a new level of class and artistic commitment to British filmmaking in the 80’s and 90’s.
Tom Hanks - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Tom Hanks rose to stardom? Tom Hanks is one of the most likeable icon of his generation and the achiever of two Oscars, three Emmys and four Golden Globes. In a line of business, straddling over 25 years, Tom Hanks has paved his place as one of the supreme actors. With a collection of dramatic occurrences in miscellaneous movies such as Big, the Da Vinci Code, Forrest Gump.
Samuel Jackson - Celebrity Biographies
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Ever wondered how Samuel Jackson rose to stardom? Born in Washington, D.C. on December 21, 1948, Samuel L. Jackson overcame racial segregation, an absent father, and a speech impediment to become one of Hollywood's top-grossing actors. In fact, his speech impediment led to his discovering his acting ability. He was active in the civil rights movement, and he retains that sensibility.