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The Glass Castle

The Glass Castle


Jeannette Walls

ISBN: 9780743247535
Year of publication: 2005

To John, for convincing me that everyone who is interesting has a past Acknowledgments Id like to thank my brother, Brian, for standing by me when we were growing up and while I wrote this. Im also grateful to my mother for believing in art and truth and for supporting the idea of the book to my brilliant and talented older sister, Lori, for coming around to it and to my younger sister, Maureen, whom I will always love. And to my father, Rex S. Walls, for dreaming all those big dreams. Very ...

Keywords: (¯`'•.¸//(*_*)\\¸.•'´¯) Adult Children of Substance Abusers Alcohol Abuse Autobiography Biography Biography & Autobiography Case studies Childhood Memoir Children of alcoholics Children of alcoholics - United States Children of alcoholics - West Virginia - Welch Dysfunctional families Editors Entertainment & Performing Arts - Television Personalities Family & Relationships Family Development Family Relationships General Homeless persons Homeless persons - Family relationships - New York (State) - New York Jeannette Journalists Literary Nonfiction - General Poor Poor - West Virginia - Welch Poverty Poverty & Homelessness Problem families Problem families - United States Problem families - West Virginia - Welch Publishers SELF-HELP Social Science United States Walls Welch West Virginia
Aim High in Creation!

Aim High in Creation!


Anna Broinowski

ISBN: 9781628726763
Year of publication: 2016

Anna Broinowski AIM HIGH IN CREATION A ONE-OF-A-KIND JOURNEY INSIDE NORTH KOREAS PROPAGANDA MACHINE For Ava PYONGYANG September 6, 2012, 8 a.m. IM LYING ON A KHAKI BED at the top of the Yangakkdo Hotel: home to almost every entrepreneur, hack, spy, missionary, NGO and other misfit lucky enough to have snared a visa to the most isolated nation on earth. Unless, of course, youre cross-dressing NBA star Dennis Rodman, in which case youre probably greeting the day in the lavish palace of North ...

Keywords: Asia Entertainment Individual Director Korea Performing Arts
Shockaholic

Shockaholic


Carrie Fisher

ISBN: 9780743264822
Year of publication: 2012

Carrie Fisher SHOCKAHOLIC For Billie and Barack, who make my world a better place. Despite the obstacles youve had to overcomewhether posed by my antics or the ber-unfortunate antics of the Tea Partiers and the rest of their distressing ilklong may you wave. There are stars whose radiance is visible on Earth though they have long been extinct. There are people whose brilliance continues to light the world though they are no longer among the living. These lights are particularly bright when the ...

Keywords: Entertainment and Performing Arts Film and Video History and Criticism Rich and Famous
White Lies

White Lies


Witi Ihimaera

ISBN: 9781775533078
Year of publication: 2013

White Lies The Novella by Witi Ihimaera For John Barnett, who persists in putting New Zealand stories on screen. WITI IHIMAERA Introduction In 2007, I received a call from Rosa Bosch, a friend of mine in London. Rosa, an effervescent, incredibly well-connected film sales agent, had worked with us in bringing Whale Rider to the international market. Her expertise in the HispanicLatin American market is legendary. She knows every player and all the talent new and established. She told me that a ...

Keywords: Arts & Photography Contemporary Contemporary Fiction Genre Fiction Health; Fitness & Dieting Historical Historical Fiction Humor & Entertainment Literature & Fiction Movies Performing Arts Personal Health Politics & Social Sciences Screenplays Women's Fiction Women's Health Women's Studies
The Cottage

The Cottage


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440236818
Year of publication: 2003

Public lives and private secrets collide at PRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELA LITERARY PHENOMENON and not to be pigeonholed as one who produces a predictable kind of book.The Detroit NewsTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE as incredible stories unfold to the glee and delight of her enormous reading public.United Press InternationalMs. Steels fans wont be disappointedThe New York Times Book ReviewOne counts on Danielle Steel for A STORY THAT ENTERTAINS AND INFORMS.The Chattanooga ...

Keywords: Biography & Autobiography Calif.) Contemporary Entertainment & Performing Arts Fiction General Hollywood (Los Angeles Love stories Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture industry Romance
Family album

Family album


Danielle Steel

ISBN: 9780440124344
Year of publication: 1989

CRITICAL RAVES FOR DANIELLE STEELSTEEL IS ONE OF THE BEST.Los Angeles TimesTHE PLOTS OF DANIELLE STEELS NOVELS TWIST AND WEAVE AS INCREDIBLE STORIES UNFOLD TO THE THRILL AND DELIGHT OF HER ENORMOUS READING PUBLIC.United Press InternationalA LITERARY PHENOMENON ambitious prolific and not to be pigeonholed as one who produces a predictable kind of book.The Detroit NewsThere is a smooth reading style to her writings which makes it easy to forget the time and to keep flipping the pages.The ...

Keywords: Biography & Autobiography Calif.) Cinematography Contemporary Entertainment & Performing Arts Family Family life Fiction General Hollywood (Los Angeles Motion picture actors and actresses Motion picture industry Romance Women motion picture producers and directors
Why Sinatra Matters

Why Sinatra Matters


Pete Hamill

ISBN: 9780316069540
Year of publication: 2009

Why Sinatra Matters by Pete Hamill THIS BOOK IS FOR ESTHER NEWBERG She can make the rain go Applause for Pete Hamills WHY SINATRA MATTERS Frank Sinatra and Pete Hamill, as products of the same urban landscape, have both been credited with giving the American city a voice. In this widely acclaimed and bestselling appreciation, Hamill draws on his intimate experience of the man and the music to evoke the essence of Sinatra, illuminating the singers art and his legend from the point of view of a ...

Keywords: & & & Autobiography Biography Entertainment Famous Performing Arts Rich
Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations

Ava Gardner: The Secret Conversations


Peter Evans
Ava Gardner

ISBN: 9781451627695
Year of publication: 2013

Peter Evans and Ava Gardner AVA GARDNER The Secret Conversations For my family. Peter Evans Prologue Her phone calls in the middle of the night had fallen into a habit. I picked up the receiver on the first ring, an old newspapermans trick. Did I wake you, honey she asked softly, without preamble. Its 3 A.M., I said, checking my watch. Of course you didnt wake me. Its me, she said. I know its you, Ava. No one else in the world sounded like Ava Gardner. Nobody I knew anyway. There was always a ...

Keywords: & & Autobiography Biography Entertainment Movie Star nonfiction Performing Arts Personal Memoirs Retail