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Download Eamon Kelly: The Storyteller by Eamon Kelly (.ePUB)

Eamon Kelly: The Storyteller by Eamon Kelly (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 4 | 15-01-2018, 16:32

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 771 KB Overview: The definitive autobiography of Ireland's Master Storyteller. . Known in Ireland as “the seanchai” in the 1950s and 1960s for his RTE broadcasted stories, Eamon Kelly brought a tradition of storytelling to the masses both in his published works and for years in Galway where he ran a one-man show telling stories to enthusiastic, receptive crowds. Born in 1914, the man himself died in 2001, having traveled the world, been nominated for a Tony on...

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Rosa Parks by Hourly History (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 7 | 11-01-2018, 11:24

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 119KB Overview: Rosa Parks was a quiet, dignified African-American woman who, in a world of injustice, decided to politely defy a racist policy. In doing so, she ignited a fire in the soul of a community whose “cup of endurance” would permit not even one more comparatively small injustice. Her case resulted in the Montgomery Bus Boycott wherein some 40,000 African-Americans crippled the Montgomery transportation industry with their non-violent protest of the racist...

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Befriend & Betray by Alex Caine (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 9 | 19-12-2017, 10:55

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.3MB | Retail Overview: The Hells Angels. The Bandidos. Asian triads. Russian mobsters and corrupt cops. Even the KKK. Just part of a day's work for Alex Caine, an undercover agent who has seen it all. Alex Caine started life as a working-class boy from Quebec who always thought he'd end up in a blue-collar job. But after a tour in Vietnam and a stretch in prison on marijuana-possession charges, he fell into the cloak-and-dagger world of a contracted agent or "kite":...

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Babyhood by Paul Reiser (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 10 | 16-12-2017, 14:24

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 325 KB Overview: The classic New York Times bestseller from actor/comedian Paul Reiser, a book that the San Francisco Chronicle calls “an out-loud laugh on every page,” is now available in trade paperback for the very first time. For fans of Reiser’s long-running sitcom Mad About You, with Helen Hunt and Hank Azaria, for readers of comic memoirs like Tina Fey’s Bossypants, and “for the couple considering parenthood as well as for parents who are...

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Lives Of Crime by Gary Tippet, Ian Munro (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 7 | 14-12-2017, 12:08

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 2 MB Overview: The inside scoop on the Gangland murders... and other Australian true crime stories. true crime with a twist. Here is the criminal underground at work: gangland warriors, serial killers, drug dealers and thieves. Melbourne gangland figures Mick Gatto and Andrew 'Benji' Veniamin and their final, fatal encounter; Peter Dupas, the nerdish-looking serial killer who makes your skin crawl; as well as other, lesser-known names - sex-killer Derek Percy who haunted a...

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Bruce Springsteen by Donald L. Deardorff II (.ePUB)+

Biographies & Memoirs | 8 | 11-12-2017, 14:21

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.2MB Overview: Tempo: A Scarecrow Press Music Series on Rock, Pop, and Culture offers titles that explore rock and popular music through the lens of social and cultural history, revealing the dynamic relationship between musicians, music, and their milieu. Like other major art forms, rock and pop music comment on their cultural, political, and even economic situation, reflecting technological advances, psychological concerns, religious feelings, and artistic...

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Start the Fire by Jeremiah Tower (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 7 | 11-12-2017, 11:29

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.4MB | Retail Overview: Newly revised and reissued to coincide with The Last Magnificent, a documentary feature produced by Anthony Bourdain, the indelible and entertaining memoir from Jeremiah Tower which chronicles life at the front lines of redefining modern American cuisine. Widely recognized as the godfather of modern American cooking, Jeremiah Tower is one of the most influential cooks of the last forty years. In 2004, he rocked the culinary world with a tell-all story...

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Reading the Man by Elizabeth Brown Pryor (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 9 | 1-12-2017, 19:06

Requirements: ePUB reader l 2 MB Overview: For the 200th anniversary of Robert E. Lee’s birth, a new portrait drawing on previously unpublished correspondence Robert E. Lee’s war correspondence is well known, and here and there personal letters have found their way into print, but the great majority of his most intimate messages have never been made public. These letters reveal a far more complex and contradictory man than the one who comes most readily to the imagination, for it is with his...

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Novak Djokovic: A Perfect Season? by Michael Essany (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 9 | 29-11-2017, 17:57

Requirements: EPUB Reader | 131 KB Overview: July 4th, 2011 was truly Independence Day for Serbian pro tennis player Novak Djokovic.The 24-year-old athlete was ranked No. 1 in the world for the first time in his career by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). Regardless of what 2012 and seasons beyond hold for Djokovic, the victories and records he’s logged at such an early age are poised to remain permanently etched in the annals of tennis history. Novak Djokovic: A Perfect Season? is a...

Download A Fine Day for a Hanging by Carol Ann Lee (.ePUB) (.MOBI)

A Fine Day for a Hanging by Carol Ann Lee (.ePUB) (.MOBI)

Biographies & Memoirs | 10 | 24-11-2017, 10:13

Requirements: EPUB, MOBI Reader | 2 MB Overview: In 1955, former night club manageress Ruth Ellis shot her lover, David Blakely. Following a trial that lasted less than two days, she was found guilty and sentenced to death. She became the last woman to be hanged in Britain, and her execution is the most notorious of hangman Albert Pierrepoint's "duties." Despite Ruth's infamy, the story of her life has never been fully told. Often willfully misinterpreted, the reality behind the headlines was...

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Square Mile of Murder by Jack House (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 10 | 21-11-2017, 19:17

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 435 kb Overview: Four of Britain's most notorious murders took place within a square mile of Glasgow's city centre around the turn of the last century. Madeleine Smith was accused and found 'Not Proven' of lacing her doomed lover's late night cocoa with arsenic; an 83-year-old woman was brutally battered to death; Oscar Slater, an innocent man, was jailed and Jessie McPherson was brutally struck 40 times with a meat cleaver. Equally chilling are the crimes of Dr Edward...

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Champagne Baby by Laure Dugas (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 8 | 17-11-2017, 14:14

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.5MB Overview: Laure Dugas was born into a family of winemakers from two storied regions of France: Champagne and the Rhône Valley. But she wants little to do with the family business. It is only when her uncle offers to send her to New York City to learn English and represent his wines to the American market that Laure bids adieu to her boyfriend and begins her journey of discovery. The job, it turns out, is both harder and easier than expected. Laure must speak in a new...

Download Nathan Birnbaum & Jewish Modernity by Jess Olson (.ePUB)

Nathan Birnbaum & Jewish Modernity by Jess Olson (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 8 | 17-11-2017, 13:34

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 4.5MB Overview: This book explores the life and thought of one of the most important but least known figures in early Zionism, Nathan Birnbaum. Now remembered mainly for his coinage of the word "Zionism," Birnbaum was a towering figure in early Jewish nationalism. Because of his unusual intellectual trajectory, however, he has been written out of Jewish history. In the middle of his life, in the depth of World War I, Birnbaum left his venerable position as a secular Jewish...

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Mrs P's Journey by Sarah Hartley (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 10 | 17-11-2017, 12:58

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 28.6MB Overview: MRS P'S JOURNEY is the enchanting story of Phyllis Pearsall. Born Phyllis Isobella Gross, her lifelong nickname was PIG. The artist daughter of a flamboyant Hungarian Jewish immigrant, and an Irish Italian mother, her bizarre and often traumatic childhood did not restrain her from becoming one of Britain's most intriguing entrepreneurs and self-made millionaires. After an unsatisfactory marriage, Phyllis, a thirty-year-old divorcee, had to support herself and...

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Total Competition by Ross Brawn, Adam Parr (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 22 | 9-11-2017, 10:20

Requirements: ePUB Reader l 38.2 MB Overview: Total Competition is the most compelling, comprehensive and revealing insight into what it takes to get to the top in Formula One that has ever been published. Across four decades, Ross Brawn was one of the most innovative and successful technical directors and then team principals in Formula One. Leading Benetton, Ferrari, Honda, Brawn and Mercedes, he worked with drivers such as Michael Schumacher, Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton to make them world...

Download Lorde: Songstress With Style (pop Culture Bios)

Lorde: Songstress With Style (pop Culture Bios)

Biographies & Memoirs | 15 | 6-11-2017, 11:41

Author: Heather E. Schwartz  |  Isbn: 9781467761000  |  File size: 13 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 32  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography You probably know Lorde as a Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter. But did you know that she: • sang in a band named Extreme at the age of twelve? • turned down a chance to perform as an opening act on Katy Perry's world tour? • won second place in a worldwide...

Download Colin Bell: Reluctant Hero by Colin Bell et al (.ePUB)

Colin Bell: Reluctant Hero by Colin Bell et al (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 12 | 1-11-2017, 11:45

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 1.3 MB Overview: In the autobiography of a Manchester City and England Legend, the former soccer mid-fielder opens up about his childhood and his life in the glory years. He singles out his greatest opponents, and compares the modern game with the era he dominated. Genre: Non Fiction Biographies & Memoirs Download link 1 Mirror: Download link 2...

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Aurangzeb: The Man & the Myth by Audrey Truschke (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 17 | 31-10-2017, 17:33

Requirements: .ePUB Reader, 950KB Overview: The Mughal emperor Aurangzeb Alamgir is one of the most hated men in Indian history. Widely reviled as a religious fanatic who sought to violently oppress Hindus, he is even blamed by some for setting into motion conflicts that would result in the creation of a separate Muslim state in South Asia. In her lively overview of his life and influence, Audrey Truschke offers a clear-eyed perspective on the public debate over Aurangzeb and makes the case for why his...

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The Secret Life Of Oscar Wilde

Biographies & Memoirs | 17 | 21-10-2017, 14:52

Author: Neil McKenna  |  Isbn: 9780712669863  |  File size: 4.7 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 556  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB  |  Category: Biography This is a fabulous read and provides a balanced perspective to why he was put in jail Download book...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 17 | 17-10-2017, 15:06

Requirements: .ePUB/.MOBI reader, 1.88/3.14 MB | Retail Overview: Joan Rivers was known all over the world from the Palace Theater to Buckingham Palace, from the bright lights of Las Vegas to the footlights of Broadway, from the days of talkies to hosting talk shows. But there was only one person who knew Joan intimately, one person who the authorities would call when she got a little out of hand. Her daughter and best friend, Melissa. Joan and Melissa Rivers had one of the most celebrated...

Download The Good Pope: The Making Of A Saint & The Remaking Of The Church

The Good Pope: The Making Of A Saint & The Remaking Of The Church

Biographies & Memoirs | 17 | 14-10-2017, 13:33

Author: Other  |  Isbn: 0062089412  |  File size: 2.4 MB  |  Year: 2015  |  Pages: 291  |  Language: English  |  File format: EPUB, MOBI  |  Category: Biography “John XXIII was, in the best possible sense, a revolutionary—a Pope of modernization who kept in continuity with the church’s past, yet made even the most enlightened of his 20th century predecessors seem like voices of another age.” —Time magazine “The...

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Return of the Pharaoh by Zainab Al-Ghazali (.PDF)

Biographies & Memoirs | 15 | 12-10-2017, 19:57

Requirements: PDF Reader 17.6MB Overview: This is an account of how the author, a leading figure in the Islamic movement in Egypt, was accused in 1965 of conspiring to kill Jamal Abd al-Nasir, the President of Egypt. Genre: Non-Fiction - Biographies Download link 1 Download link 2 Download link 3...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 19 | 9-10-2017, 16:37

Requirements: EPUB, MOBI Reader | 3 MB Overview: When a plan goes badly wrong, nine Australians pay a heavy price On 17 April 2005, nine young Australians were arrested in Bali on charges of drug trafficking. Known as the 'Bali 9', some members received the death penalty for their crimes; others are serving lengthy jail sentences. Journalists Cindy Wockner and Madonna King, who were present at the trials and sentencing, have used their investigative skills to piece together the whole story, from arrest...

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Biographies & Memoirs | 16 | 3-10-2017, 10:46

Requirements: ePUB Reader, MOBI Reader, AZW Reader, 1 MB Overview: In extensive conversations with Mitchell, Michelle Mercer heard firsthand about Joni's internal and external journeys as she composed the largely autobiographical albums of what Mercer calls her Blue Period, which lasted through the mid-1970s. Incorporating biography, memoir, reportage, criticism, and interviews into an illuminating narrative, Mercer moves beyond the "making of an album" genre to arrive at a new form of music writing. In...

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Justin Bieber: Believe

Biographies & Memoirs | 13 | 29-09-2017, 20:07

Author: Triumph Books  |  Isbn: 9781600787928  |  File size: 41.6 MB  |  Year: 2012  |  Pages: 112  |  Language: English  |  File format: PDF  |  Category: Biography One of the most eagerly anticipated albums of 2012 is Justin Bieber’s Believe, whose smash hit “Boyfriend” shot up to No. 1 on iTunes within hours of its release, and this book is a visual look at the months leading up to the album’s release. It...

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