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Download The Sexual Education of a Beauty... by Taylor Marsh (.ePUB)

The Sexual Education of a Beauty... by Taylor Marsh (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: Epub reader, 1.07 Mb Overview: "The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen" is at once memoir, commentary, enlightenment, and a little dose of self-help. Taylor Marsh was Miss Missouri and performed on Broadway, hosted a radio show, and starred in a one-woman show. She was also a relationship consultant for the nation's largest newsweekly, edited the web's first megasuccessful women-owned and -operated soft-core pornography site, worked as a phone-sex actress, and studied sexuality and...

Download Gary Burghoff: To M*A*S*H & Back by Gary Burghoff (.ePUB)

Gary Burghoff: To M*A*S*H & Back by Gary Burghoff (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 184 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.5MB Overview: To millions of faithful television viewers, Gary Burghoff will always be Walter "Radar" O'Reilly, the lovable telepathic assistant to Colonel Potter on MASH. But the man behind the bespectacled TV Land icon is a true Renaissance man. He's a classically trained stage actor, a jazz musician, an environmentalist, a poet, a songwriter, an inventor, a wildlife artist, and now - a writer. In this intensely personal memoir, the author takes you on his journey from his...

Download Horse People Scenes from..Riding Life by Michael Korda (PDF)

Horse People Scenes from..Riding Life by Michael Korda (PDF)

Biographies & Memoirs | 67 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: PDF Reader, 2.5MB Overview: Bestselling author Michael Korda's Horse People is the story -- sometimes hilariously funny, sometimes sad and moving, always shrewdly observed -- of a lifetime love affair with horses, and of the bonds that have linked humans with horses for more than ten thousand years. It is filled with intimate portraits of the kind of people, rich or poor, Eastern or Western, famous or humble, whose lives continue to revolve around the horse. Korda is a terrific...

Download Myself When Young by Daphne Du Maurier (.ePUB)

Myself When Young by Daphne Du Maurier (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 206 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader | 2.5 MB | Version: Retail Overview: Both her novels and her non-fiction reveal Daphne du Maurier's overwhelming desire to explore her family's history. In Myself When Young, based on diaries that she kept from 1920-1932, the most famous du Maurier probes her own past, beginning with her earliest memories and encompassing the publication of her first book and her subsequent marriage. Here, the writer is open and sometimes painfully honest about the difficult relationship with...

Download Walk Like a Buddha by Lodro Rinzler (.ePUB)

Walk Like a Buddha by Lodro Rinzler (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 166 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.4 MB Overview: From the author of the best-selling Buddha Walks into a Bar . . ., tips for living with integrity, compassion, and happiness—from his popular Huffington Post advice column. Since the summer of 2010, young Buddhist teacher Lodro Rinzler has been writing a popular advice column for the Huffington Post and the Interdependence Project called "What Would Sid Do?" ("Sid" being Lodro's nickname for Siddhartha Gautama—the prince who became the Buddha). Lodro's...

Download Mattress Actress by Annika Cleeve (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

Mattress Actress by Annika Cleeve (.ePUB)(.MOBI)

Biographies & Memoirs | 174 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: .ePUB or .MOBI e-book reader, 904 KB Overview: Mattress Actress is the story of Annika Cleeve's eighteen years as a sex worker. Her troubled childhood in Queensland led to working in a brothel on the Sunshine Coast at the age of fifteen, and from there Annika worked her way up to the high-end parlours, agencies and private work in various parts of Australia and internationally. In this book Annika reveals the truth of a sex worker’s life; the clients, the girls, the parlour bosses,...

Download The Kindness of Strangers by Shonagh Koea (.ePUB)

The Kindness of Strangers by Shonagh Koea (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 194 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader | 920 kB | Version: Retail Overview: A memoir - with recipes - from a well-loved writer with a unique and quirky take on life.Looking back over her varied life in a range of roles, including daughter, wife, mother, journalist and novelist, Shonagh Koea has collected a store of vivid memories that often centre on food. In these moving vignettes, she recalls her past, giving us a privileged insight into her life and into a New Zealand that no longer exists, along with delicious...

Download Marlene Dietrich by Maria Riva (.ePUB)

Marlene Dietrich by Maria Riva (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 175 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: EPUB Reader, 71 MB Overview: The 25th anniversary edition of the wildly entertaining and intimate biography of the glamorous and mysterious Marlene Dietrich, written by her daughter. Wildly entertaining, Maria Riva reveals the rich life of her mother in vivid detail. Opening with Dietrich's childhood in Berlin, we meet an energetic, disciplined, and ambitious young actress whose own mother equated the stage with a world of vagabonds and thieves. Dietrich would quickly rise to stardom on the...

Download Natalie Wood: A Life by Gavin Lambert (.ePUB)

Natalie Wood: A Life by Gavin Lambert (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 141 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 12 MB Overview: Gavin Lambert's life-long friendship with Wood began when she wanted to star in the movie adaptation of his novel Inside Daisy Clover. Now he tells her story, from her Russian parentage and the urgings of her driven 'stage mother', through her awkward adolescence, to her flowering as a glamorous movie star. He documents her marriages, divorces and love affairs; her suicide attempt at 26; the birth of her children, her friendships, her struggles as an actress and...

Download The Button Box by Lynn Knight (.ePUB)

The Button Box by Lynn Knight (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.5MB | Retail Overview: A wooden box holds the buttons of three generations of women in Lynn Knight's family – each one with its own tale to tell... Tracing the story of women at home and in work, from the jet buttons of Victorian mourning, to the short skirts of the 1960s, taking in suffragettes, bachelor girls, little dressmakers, Biba and the hankering for vintage, The Button Box lifts the lid on women's lives and their clothes with elegance and wit. Genre: Non-fiction |...

Download Georges Braque: A Life by Alex Danchev (.ePUB)

Georges Braque: A Life by Alex Danchev (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 87 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.6MB Overview: After Picasso and Matisse, Braque is the third man of modern art. Together with Picasso, he pioneered the greatest revolution in Western ways of seeing since the Renaissance, and if an ism' can be said to be invented by a person, Cubism was invented by Braque. In life, a combination of heroic soldier and Zen master, he seemed to survive everything even the shattering of his skull on the Western Front in 1915 but, in death, his story remains untold. To reveal...

Download A Train through Time by Elizabeth Farnsworth (.ePUB)

A Train through Time by Elizabeth Farnsworth (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 118 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 1.3MB | Retail Overview: Memory and imagination are closely linked in this memoir of self discovery from an award-winning foreign correspondent. How much of our memory is constructed by imagination? And how does memory shape our lives? As a nine-year old, Elizabeth Farnsworth struggled to understand the loss of her mother. On a cross-country trip with her father, the heartsick child searches for her mother at train stations along the way. Even more, she confronts mysteries:...

Download The Daughters of Juarez by Teresa Rodriguez (.ePUB)

The Daughters of Juarez by Teresa Rodriguez (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 178 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 3.2MB Overview: Despite the fact that Juarez is a Mexican border city just across the Rio Grande from El Paso, Texas, most Americans are unaware that for more than twelve years this city has been the center of an epidemic of horrific crimes against women and girls, consisting of kidnappings, rape, mutilation, and murder, with most of the victims conforming to a specific profile: young, slender, and poor, fueling the premise that the murders are not random. Indeed, there has...

Download The Wasting of Borneo by Alex Shoumatoff (.ePUB)+

The Wasting of Borneo by Alex Shoumatoff (.ePUB)+

Biographies & Memoirs | 81 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.4MB Overview: In his eleventh book, but his first in almost two decades, seasoned travel writer Alex Shoumatoff takes readers on a journey from the woods of rural New York to the rain forests of the Amazon and Borneo, documenting both the abundance of life and the threats to these vanishing Edens in a wide-ranging narrative. Alex and his best friend, Davie, spent their formative years in the forest of Bedford, New York. As adults they grew apart, but bonded by the...

Download Papi: My Story by David Ortiz, Michael Holley (.ePUB)

Papi: My Story by David Ortiz, Michael Holley (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 76 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB reader, 25 MB Overview: An entertaining, unfiltered memoir by one of the game’s greatest, most clutch sluggers and beloved personalities David “Big Papi” Ortiz is a baseball icon and one of the most popular figures ever to play the game. As a key part of the Boston Red Sox for 14 years, David has helped the team win 3 World Series, bringing back a storied franchise from “never wins” to “always wins.” He helped them upend the doubts, the...

Download The Durrells of Corfu by Michael Haag (.ePUB)

The Durrells of Corfu by Michael Haag (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 114 | 1-08-2017, 12:51

Requirements: ePUB Reader 11 MB Overview: The Durrell family are immortalised in Gerald Durrell's My Family and Other Animals and its ITV adaptation, The Durrells. But what of the real life Durrells? Why did they go to Corfu in the first place - and what happened to them after they left? The real story of the Durrells is as surprising and fascinating as anything in Gerry's books, and Michael Haag, with his first hand knowledge of the family, is the ideal narrator, drawing on diaries, letters and...

Download Jesus, My Father, The CIA, & Me by Ian Morgan Cron (.ePUB)

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, & Me by Ian Morgan Cron (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 199 | 1-08-2017, 11:07

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 538 kb Overview: "When I first discovered the grainy picture in my mother's desk--me as a towheaded two year old sitting in what I remember was a salmon-orange-stained lifeboat--I was overwhelmed by the feeling that the boy in the boat was not waving and laughing at the person snapping the photo as much as he was frantically trying to get the attention of the man I am today. The boy was beckoning me to join him on a voyage through the harrowing straits of memory. He was...

Download Millard Fillmore by Robert J. Rayback (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

Millard Fillmore by Robert J. Rayback (.ePUB)(.AZW3)

Biographies & Memoirs | 153 | 31-07-2017, 17:14

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.12 MB Overview: Harry S. Truman “characterized Fillmore as a weak, trivial thumb-twaddler who would do nothing to offend anyone". But is such a statement justified? Robert J. Rayback in this fascinating biography re-evaluates the career and presidency of Millard Fillmore. Rather than viewing him as a leader who only had two and a half years in office to implement his policies, he places Fillmore within the tumultuous political context of the 1840s and 1850s....

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The Diaries of a Fleet Street Fox by Lilly Miles (.ePUB)+

Biographies & Memoirs | 55 | 31-07-2017, 16:43

Requirements: Epub reader/Mobi reader, 1.27 Mb Overview: SEX, DRUGS, HEARTBREAK AND SCANDAL - THE INNER WORKINGS OF A TABLOID NEWSROOM Fleet Street Fox's anonymity allows her to delve deep into the dark corners of that most guilty of pleasures - the tabloid exposé. Acerbic, funny, and revelatory, her diaries show the heart within the hack as she tries to recover from a betrayal as devastating as any newspaper scandal.Now an internet smash, with over forty thousand followers on twitter, two hugely popular...

Download Murder Chronicles by R. Barri Flowers (.ePUB)(AZW3)

Murder Chronicles by R. Barri Flowers (.ePUB)(AZW3)

Biographies & Memoirs | 201 | 31-07-2017, 16:00

Requirements: ePUB or AZW3 Reader, 1.6MB Overview: From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders 1 & 2, Serial Killer Couples, and Murder of the Banker's Daughter comes Murder Chronicles, a gripping collection of true crime tales.The collection includes ten compelling stories of murder, madness, and mayhem that span more than a century of American history and homicidal criminality that will keep you reading from beginning to end.1. Murder at the...

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Placing John Haines by James Perrin Warren (.ePUB)+

Biographies & Memoirs | 149 | 31-07-2017, 15:28

Requirements: ePUB, MOBI or AZW3 Reader, 1.3MB Overview: John Haines arrived in Alaska, fresh out of the Navy, in 1947, and established a homestead seventy miles southeast of Fairbanks. He stayed there nearly twenty-five years, learning to live off the country: hunting, trapping, fishing, gathering berries, and growing vegetables. Those years formed him as a writer the interior of Alaska, and especially its boreal forest marking his poetry and prose and helping him find his unique voice. Placing John...

Download Doll Parts by Amanda Lepore (.ePUB)

Doll Parts by Amanda Lepore (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 199 | 31-07-2017, 14:28

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 9.4 MB Overview: Spend an evening getting intimate with Amanda Lepore, the internationally renowned walking work of art and New York City’s reigning queen of nightlife for three decades. Paving the way for today’s “trans revolution,” Amanda is one of the world’s most famous transsexuals. In this poignant and revealing memoir, Amanda takes off the makeup, peels back the silicone, and reveals to the world the woman she truly is, all with a sense of...

Download Don't Let's Go to the Dogs... by Alexandra Fuller (.ePUB)

Don't Let's Go to the Dogs... by Alexandra Fuller (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 127 | 31-07-2017, 11:28

Requirements: .ePUB Reader | 960 kb Overview: In Don’t Let’s Go to the Dogs Tonight, Alexandra Fuller remembers her African childhood with visceral authenticity. Though it is a diary of an unruly life in an often inhospitable place, it is suffused with Fuller’s endearing ability to find laughter, even when there is little to celebrate. Fuller’s debut is unsentimental and unflinching but always captivating. In wry and sometimes hilarious prose, she stares down disaster and looks...

Download Becoming Teddy Roosevelt by Andrew Vietze (.ePUB)

Becoming Teddy Roosevelt by Andrew Vietze (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 147 | 31-07-2017, 10:50

Requirements: EPUB reader, 4.69 mb Overview: This inspirational tale of friendship and determination also sheds new light on the role of the mentor's mentor. Discover why this friendship was so crucial to Roosevelt's development as a man and a president-and why it still matters today. Genre: nonfiction, history, biography Download link 1 Download link 2...

Download Cold Cases True Crime by Seth Balfour (.ePUB)

Cold Cases True Crime by Seth Balfour (.ePUB)

Biographies & Memoirs | 181 | 31-07-2017, 10:39

Requirements: ePUB Reader, 188 KB Overview: Since time, man has walked this earth and has not hesitated to spill the blood of fellow mankind. While in some cases it was for God, power or country, in other instances men have committed the most brutal acts only to satisfy their own personal blood lust. They have shown no remorse, and only derive a sick pleasure from crossing the limits of morality and stepping into a place of death and darkness. Genre: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder »...

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