Summary Book Review Las Vegas for Vegans by A. S. Patric:
Download or read book Las Vegas for Vegans written by A. S. Patric and published by Transit Lounge . This book was released on 2012-10-01 with total page 224 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: From Las Vegas to Melbourne, from Europe to a doomed airplane in mid-flight, from a seedy motel to the local bookstore, the true setting of these stories is the human heart. A son spends the day at work having left his father dying on the kitchen floor, a woman finds herself unexpectedly alone in a hotel room in Rome, Kafka watches the last journey of the famous Swimmer as he disappears into the Danube, a father abandons his family, yet mysteriously turns up three days later at the Mirage Inn on the edge of Simpson Desert. A. S. Patric’s characters are searching for possibilities, truth and lies, the revelations of shadows, and the strange light that shines between tall buildings. Las Vegas for Vegans is original, assured, beautiful storytelling of exceptional craft, brimming with humour and compassion.
Summary Book Review Passing Through Book Ii by David L. Marshall:
Download or read book Passing Through Book Ii written by David L. Marshall and published by Trafford Publishing. This book was released on 2012-01-17 with total page 624 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: This book shows the weakness of a young black man. How he related to women and how he treated and was treated by women. It will show the transformation of an out-of-control young black man into a God-fearing, loving black man. You will see yourself and laugh as you read Passing Through, the journey of a black mans life. A must read for 2006.
Download or read book Candycali written by Ike Niles and published by iUniverse. This book was released on 2012-12-18 with total page 203 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Kim Jones a sophomore at Stanford University is aspiring to be the next top model. She may have all the looks but does she have the IQ to take her to the next level? I know one things certain, aint none of this is possible without best friends Samantha and Rose by her side. Follow Kim as she breaks free from her swinger ex-boyfriend Justin, to finding luck and love with an All-American in Andrew. Will Kim have the strength and determination to set her priorities straight and make it in the world of Candy Cali? Ike Niles, CEO of Candy Cali believes one hundred percent in Kims abilities, but will she have what it takes to make it to the top? Follow Kim as she competes against models from Brazil, Switzerland, New York, Viva Las Vegas as the goddesses take over Laguna Beach! You know making it in the world and achieving your goals is never easy. You have to have the heart and determination to make it in this day and age. Thats why Ive chosen Kim! Not for the obvious reasons, but because she has the heart of a champion. You too can achieve the American Dream through hard work and dedication. I Guarantee! (Mr. Ike Niles a.k.a. Cali)
Summary Book Review My Life Among the Icons by Johnny Ortiz:
Download or read book My Life Among the Icons written by Johnny Ortiz and published by AuthorHouse. This book was released on 2011-07-26 with total page 484 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: His connection at age fifteen with L.A.'s most notorious gangster, his sinister lifestyle while working for a renowned private investigator, Johnny Ortiz's exciting life involved close friendships with Hollywood superstars and sports champions. In Palm Springs he mingled with the Rat Pack; in Las Vegas he attended celebrity-ridden parties; in Los Angeles the saloons he owned became a hangout for sports figures and famous actors. Champions worked out at his legendary Main St. Gym and most of Hollywood's top boxing movie gym scenes were filmed there including the first three Rocky movies. In his revealing reminiscences Ortiz fondly relates previously untold stories of celebrities including Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley, Jim Morrison, Henry Fonda, Antonio Banderas, Woody Harrelson, Robert Mitchum, Lynda Carter, Olivia De Havilland, Bette Davis, Jackie Gleason, Ben Johnson, Dorothy Lamour, Milton Berle, Mickey Rooney, Lenny Bruce, Cliff Gorman, Phil Crosby, and John Drew Barrymore, along with sports icons like Muhammad Ali, O.J. Simpson, Sugar Ray Robinson, Henry Armstrong, Rocky Marciano, and Joe Louis. Johnny Ortiz has been a fighter, trainer, manager, boxing historian and a twelve year host of his own radio show. He is a longtime member of the Screen Actors Guild, has numerous TV and film credits, and is also an accomplished stage actor. In 1999, he completed his role opposite Antonio Banderas and Woody Harrelson in the film, Play It To The Bone. In 2001, director Michael Mann cast him in the Will Smith movie, Ali.
Summary Book Review T.r.o.g.s. Book Four by Craig Brouwer:
Download or read book T.r.o.g.s. Book Four written by Craig Brouwer and published by Xlibris Corporation. This book was released on 2007-11-06 with total page 103 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Book four is subject of an era of the decade in history that lasted its ten full years, either way if it doesn't make sense whatever year it is now that you read this about the trolls and all of psychological fiction and non-fiction, you end up here at book four.
Summary Book Review 30 Shades Of Blue... by Celisse "LadiBlue" Sims:
Download or read book 30 Shades Of Blue... written by Celisse "LadiBlue" Sims and published by Celisse Sims. This book was released on 2014-11-17 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: In every hood there is, always ghetto superstars. Meet Candis, Nia, and Eva three divas from the hood of Miami, Florida. Candis (Candy), the hood chocolate Barbie, ex-stripper, video model every man’s and woman’s fantasy. Candy’s rule is Money over Everything and she doesn't care where, or who it comes from. Nia, every man’s perfect wife, smart, sexy and always a lady. C.E.O of one of Miami’s newest modeling agencies. Nia, the friend every female should have, loyal, and voice of reason. Eva, youngest member of the crew, pretty young and naïve, who’s trying to find herself and the one thing she never had a family. On the outside they have it all, money, bodies, and men which will give them the world. But even divas, has secrets and between the three, the secrets they hold can get them killed. But by sticking together having each other back they’re some bad bitches. But, it comes a point when every hood diva out grows the hood, and want the happily ever after. When one of the divas is taken by surprise when she falls in love again, only to have her heart broken again, as she turns back to her hood ways causing her to go after who causes her pain. Which cause a lot of old and new secrets to come out. With life quickly unraveling the divas have to choose between secrets, friends, or freedom….
Summary Book Review My Life as a Mankiewicz by Tom Mankiewicz:
Download or read book My Life as a Mankiewicz written by Tom Mankiewicz and published by University Press of Kentucky. This book was released on 2012-06-01 with total page 400 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The son of famed director and screenwriter Joseph L. Mankiewicz (All About Eve , Guys and Dolls , Cleopatra ) and the nephew of Citizen Kane screenwriter Herman Mankiewicz, Tom Mankiewicz was genuine Hollywood royalty. He grew up in Beverly Hills and New York, spent summers on his dad's film sets, had his first drink with Humphrey Bogart, dined with Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, went to the theater with Ava Gardner, and traveled the world writing for Brando, Sinatra, and Connery. Although his family connections led him to show business, Tom "Mank" Mankiewicz forged a career of his own, becoming a renowned screenwriter, director, and producer of acclaimed films and television shows. He wrote screenplays for three James Bond films—Diamonds Are Forever (1971), Live and Let Die (1973), and The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)—and made his directorial debut with the hit TV series Hart to Hart (1979–1984). My Life as a Mankiewicz is a fascinating look at the life of an individual whose creativity and work ethic established him as a member of the Hollywood writing elite. Mankiewicz details his journey through the inner world of the television and film industries, beginning with his first job as production assistant on The Comancheros (1961), starring John Wayne. My Life as a Mankiewicz illuminates his professional development as a writer and director, detailing his friendships and romantic relationships with some of Hollywood's biggest stars as well as his struggle with alcohol and drugs. With the assistance of Robert Crane, Mankiewicz tells a story of personal achievement and offers an insider's view of the glamorous world of Hollywood during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.
Summary Book Review Bozley, Loretta and Mitzy's Journey to Find Their Soul Mates by Rachel M. James:
Download or read book Bozley, Loretta and Mitzy's Journey to Find Their Soul Mates written by Rachel M. James and published by Page Publishing Inc. This book was released on 2020-11-06 with total page 94 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Wanting to find their soulmates three friends set out on a journey. Bozley, Loretta and Mitzy pack their bags, get in the car and head out on the highway. Not knowing where they are headed or where they will end up they turn on some music and just drive. Meeting new friends along the way the three friends embrace what comes their way. They have wild days and nights filled with liquor, a few drugs and some hot one night stands. Along the way they meet some people that just don\'t rub them
Download or read book Lariat written by Loretta Kendall and published by Loretta Kendall. This book was released on 2021-01-04 with total page 204 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: When the perky wrestling firecracker Candy Smith arrives at IWX, she is ready to take on the world. The fiery candy-coated ball of sass lands herself in hot water with her boss, Davis Preston, when she becomes at odds with the leader of Retribution, Slade Logan. Confronted with the bad-boy of the IWX faction, Candy must figure out how to get along with him or lose her push to be the next wrestling superstar. Davis reaches his boiling point with the duo’s constant battles of will and takes action. Along with the IXW wrestling roster, Davis forces them into a charity publicity stunt. Two weeks handcuffed together, they must end their feud or face the consequences. With Candy and Slade’s future at stake, Slade falls for the colorful jobber new girl while struggling to keep their career intact. In the midst of a budding romance, Slade discovers Candy’s past if full of heartache and loss. A stalker threatens to put her in harm’s way, and the wrestling stars of IWW come together to uncover the truth behind the lies led by her evil stepfather.
Summary Book Review Candy's Corporate Crush by Tina Martin:
Download or read book Candy's Corporate Crush written by Tina Martin and published by Tina Martin Publications. This book was released on with total page 200 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A past relationship kept her from wanting to love again, but Candice has found her ONE – Kurt Hempstead. Her secret, long-distance relationship with him keeps her free from her extremely overprotective brother’s, but Kurt is no longer willing to be in the shadows. Candice has her reasons for not telling her family about him. She doesn’t want to hear their constant judgments about her life and her decisions. And the biggest reason of all – Kurt works for a rival company who wants to buy her father’s company, Blackstone Financial. The constant drama proves to be too much for her but only gets worse when she’s blackmailed into having dinner with her ex in order to save her father’s company from dissolution. She wants love, she wants her father’s business to thrive and she wants her family to be happy. But can having it all cost you everything you have? The Blackstone Series: Book 1 - Evenings With Bryson (Bryson & Kalina) Book 2 - Leaving Barringer (Barringer & Calista) Book 2.5 - Forever Us: Barringer and Calista (Follow-up to Barringer & Calista) Book 3 - The Things Everson Lost (Everson & June) Book 4 - Candy's Corporate Crush
Download or read book Foul Matter written by Martha Grimes and published by Penguin. This book was released on 2004-09-07 with total page 384 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The bestselling author of the Richard Jury novels delivers a razor-sharp and raucously funny send-up of the cutthroat world of publishing. And the praise is pouring in: "A hilarious and wicked caper-adventure on the evils of the book business." —Pittsburgh Post-Gazette "Does laughing uncontrollably on a subway train constitute legitimate literary criticism? If it does, then Foul Matter...gets a great review from me." —New York Times Book Review "She can kick literary butt—in more ways than one." —USA Today
Summary Book Review Official Gazette of the United States Patent and Trademark Office by :
Download or read book Official Gazette of the United States Patent and Trademark Office written by and published by . This book was released on 2003 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:
Summary Book Review Dancing for Dollars by Victoria M. Howard:
Download or read book Dancing for Dollars written by Victoria M. Howard and published by AuthorHouse. This book was released on 2017-10-18 with total page 235 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Dancing for Dollars is a raucous, intoxicating novel about four prodigious women who originate from different backgrounds and lifestyles. As fate would have it, they meet at an upscale gentlemans club in South Florida and develop a strong friendship, peregrinating through the journey called life. Dancing for Dollars takes you into the exciting and dangerous world of exotic dancers, modeling, Hollywood, and hermaphrodites. This book is a combination of a modern day Valley Of The Dolls, Fifty Shades of Grey and Magical Mike. Florida Author Dubbed The New Jacqueline Susann BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Victoria M Howard, author of the best seller WHY WOMEN LOVE BAD BOYS has just published her 16th book titled DANCING FOR DOLLARS. It is the compelling story of four ecdysiasts that dance for dollars in a gentleman's club in the dazzling backdrop of the South Beach nightclub scene. Although the book is fiction, Ms. Howard interviewed dozens of ecdysiasts, bouncers, barmaids and patrons who visited the billion-dollar business of strip clubs---- relaying the hair-raising question of what goes on 'behind the curtains.' You'll meet 'the John's', the Junkies, the mega-rich and powerful through the eyes of the four main characters: Francesca Falconi, Mika Wu, Abella Erikkson and Abigail Jones-- each a composite of the real life dancers Ms. Howard came in contact with. After a brief career of 'Dancing for Dollars' the girls go separate ways, each becoming rich and famous. Francesca is Hollywood's new Marilyn Monroe; Abella launches a glittering New York modeling agency with her loverthe nations #1 model. Mika moves to Washington D.C. and becomes Madam and Dominatrix to the political elite, and Abigail, a hermaphrodite evades a life-threatening secret. "DANCING FOR DOLLARS" is a combination of Valley of the Dolls, Magic Mike, and Fifty Shades of Grey," says Howard. It has everything of a contemporary bestseller --- including sex, drugs, rock-n-roll, espionage and murder. Emmy Award Winning Producer Allan Jay Friedman calls it "one of Howards' best" and actor Michael Callan cited, "If I were still acting, I would ask for a role in the movie." The book is available at Author House, Amazon and Barnes & Noble.
Summary Book Review Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office by United States. Patent Office:
Download or read book Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office written by United States. Patent Office and published by . This book was released on 1960 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:
Summary Book Review Riding the Wave by Lorelie Brown:
Download or read book Riding the Wave written by Lorelie Brown and published by Penguin. This book was released on 2014-07-01 with total page 336 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The gray-green swells of San Sebastian haven’t changed in ten years, but Tanner Wright has. The last thing he expects to find back on his home turf is the love of his life.... With a make-or-break world championship on the line, professional surfer Tanner Wright has come back to the coastal California hometown he left a decade ago, carrying only his board and the painful knowledge of his father’s infidelity. Now that Hank Wright is dead, Tanner intends to keep the secret buried to spare his mother and sister the burden. The last time Avalon Knox saw her best friend’s brother, she was fourteen and he was a twenty-year-old surfer god. She’s never understood or respected the way Tanner distanced himself from the family that has embraced her. But now she has the professional chance of a lifetime: to photograph Tanner for the competition—if he’ll agree. Out on the waves, they find in each other passion that’s impossible to resist. And Tanner’s not the only one trying to move forward from his past. As the competition heats up, secrets get spilled, and lust takes over. How close can Avalon get to this brooding surfer…without getting burned?
Summary Book Review A Board Game Education by Jeffrey P. Hinebaugh:
Download or read book A Board Game Education written by Jeffrey P. Hinebaugh and published by R&L Education. This book was released on 2009-07-16 with total page 188 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A Board Game Education is an entertaining and valuable resource for parents, teachers, educators, and anyone who appreciates the fun and entertainment provided by classic, traditional board games. The book provides an informative analysis of how classic board games that everyone has played_and probably owns_are not only great family entertainment but also develop core educational skills that have been proven to lead to academic achievement. Through A Board Game Education readers learn a bit of the fascinating history trivia and little-known facts regarding the most loved board games of all time (i.e., how Monopoly was used by WWII POWs to escape). At the same time, Hinebaugh identifies the distinct educational skills developed by each of these games and explores in detail how the play of these games cultivates such skills. A Board Game Education also provides valuable suggestions about how to modify and vary these classic board games to specifically enhance additional core educational skills and concepts. Who would have thought that Candy Land could be modified into a strategy game and Chutes and Ladders could be used to teach algebraic equations and advanced math.
Summary Book Review Cat in a Red Hot Rage by Carole Nelson Douglas:
Download or read book Cat in a Red Hot Rage written by Carole Nelson Douglas and published by Forge Books. This book was released on 2007-04-17 with total page 384 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Cat in a Red Hot Rage is the nineteenth title in Carole Nelson Douglas's sassy Midnight Louie mystery series. This tough talking twenty-pound tomcat PI is playing at the top of his game as he walks the walk and talks the talk on the mean streets of Las Vegas. Temple Barr and Midnight Louie are up to their tails in froufrou, chapeaux, and murder when the Red Hat Sisterhood convention hits Las Vegas. Electra Lark, Temple's spirited landlady, has dragged her to the con. Accused of murder after a woman is found strangled with an official Red Hat Sisterhood scarf, Electra begs Temple to clear her name by posing as a pink-hatter, an under-fifty member of the organization. Louie and his partner in Midnight Investigations Inc., Midnight Louise, join the hunt for the killer at the Crystal Phoenix. They find old friends already there, including C-movie actress Savannah Ashleigh, and her Persian cats, Louie's ex-love, the Divine Yvette, and her sister Solange. As Temple and Louie dig under all the makeup and shopping bags it becomes clear that a whole lot of folks want to crush or cash in on the red-hot rage of female empowerment that is the Red Hat Sisterhood. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.