LIFE Remembering George Harrison: 10 Years Later
Biography/Memoir , Non-Fiction / October 14, 2011

LIFE Remembering George Harrison Book Review Musician, guitarist, singer-songwriter, actor and film producer George Harrison internationally famed as lead guitarist of The Beatles died 29 November 2001. To remembering 10 years the world without him, Robert Sullivan –LIFE Books managing editor– scheduled to release LIFE Remembering George Harrison on October 18th 2011. It 112 pages book features photos from the years before, during and after the Beatles. For George Harrison’s big fans, this book contain basic same stories they have read with familiar George photos. However, the things that make this book special is both stories and photos was beautifully put together. LIFE Remembering George Harrison Summary From the editors who have previously brought forth bestselling illustrated biographies on the Beatles as a group and John Lennon in particular, now comes Remembering George Harrison: 10 Years Later. He was the quiet Beatle only in that he was standing alongside two louder-than-life characters and in front of a guy playing drums. He held many strong opinions-on Beatlemania, on global want, on his right to privacy, on his God-and gave firm voice to most of them. But George Harrison was certainly the most reluctant Beatle, wanting out almost as soon as he…

Trust Me, I’m Dr. Ozzy EBOOK by Ozzy Osbourne
Biography/Memoir , Health , Non-Fiction / October 7, 2011

Trust Me, I’m Dr. Ozzy Book Review Trust Me, I’m Dr. Ozzy: Advice from Rock’s Ultimate Survivor by Rock Star Ozzy Osbourne is a humorous survivor’s handbook by a man recognized as the human drug experiment having tried every known elixir and not known potions. That does not include his cognac consumption. Known for biting the head off a bat, but not known for the rabies treatment that followed, Dr. Ozzy is at his irreverent best with this anecdotal collection that will have readers saying he did what. Perhaps the best section is the questions from fans asking Dr. Ozzy for advice, which he provides in spite of Dr. Malory Practice insisting he is un-certifiable to give consultations. Filled with humor and a don’t try this at home attitude, readers will enjoy the best “Advice from Rock’s Ultimate Survivor”. To paraphrase former Indians Manager Mike Hargrove when he said “That’s just Manny being Manny”; that’s Ozzy just being Ozzy. While his wife Sharon compares his survivor acumen to cockroaches, this amusing advice book proves Ozzy Osbourne is the ultimate Darwin Award winner as he challenges the survivor tenet. Trust Me, I’m Dr. Ozzy Summary Wondering if science could explain how…

Steve Jobs: A Biography ebook by Walter Isaacson
Biography/Memoir , Business , Non-Fiction / October 6, 2011

Steve Jobs Biography Book Review Steve Jobs: A Biography by Walter Isaacson is the first authorized biography of Steve Jobs. Created based on more than 40 exclusive interviews with Jobs himself, as well as interviews with over a hundred peoples around Jobs’ life. Published by Simon & Schuster, it 656 pages discovers Jobs’ important life event including his early years as a Buddhist and Reed College dropout; the astounding story of the founding of Apple and its changeable rise; his struggle for control the company and his sudden departure; his breakthrough adventures with NeXT and Pixar; his 1996 return to Apple and its subsequent resurgence with iMac, iPad, and iPod. Steve Jobs: A Biography was as good as author’s earlier biography book such as Benjamin Franklin: An American Life and of Kissinger: A Biography. Steve Jobs Biography Book Summary FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BESTSELLING BIOGRAPHIES OF BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AND ALBERT EINSTEIN, THIS IS THE EXCLUSIVE BIOGRAPHY OF STEVE JOBS. Based on more than forty interviews with Jobs conducted over two years—as well as interviews with more than a hundred family members, friends, adversaries, competitors, and colleagues—Walter Isaacson has written a riveting story of the roller-coaster life and searingly intense…

Walter Payton’s Biography ebook: Sweetness
Biography/Memoir , Non-Fiction , Sports / October 4, 2011

Sweetness Review Jeff Pearlman, author of The Bad Guys Won! and Boys Will Be Boys –both are New York Times bestsellers books–, write a beautiful biography and portrait of Walter Payton, a legend in life and remains one in death. First Published by Gotham on September 29th 2011, 448 pages of Sweetness: The Enigmatic Life of Walter Payton shows Walter Payton’s life as the greatest football player —but even greater as a human being. It hurt to read the end of Payton’s life and his death. Sweetness Summary The first definitive biography of Chicago Bears superstar Walter Payton. At five feet ten inches tall, running back Walter Peyton was not the largest player in the NFL, but he developed a larger-than-life reputation for his strength, speed, and grit. Nicknamed “Sweetness” during his college football days, he became the NFL’s all-time leader in rushing and all-purpose yards, capturing the hearts of fans in his adopted Chicago. Crafted from interviews with more than 700 sources, acclaimed sportswriter Jeff Pearlman has produced the first definitive biography of Payton. Sweetness at last brings fans a detailed, scrupulously researched, all-encompassing account of the legend’s rise to greatness. From Payton’s childhood in segregated Mississippi, where he…

Ellen DeGeneres ebook: Seriously… I’m Kidding
Biography/Memoir , Non-Fiction / October 2, 2011

Ellen Lee DeGeneres is an American stand-up comedienne, television host and actress. She hosts the syndicated talk show The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and was also a judge on American Idol for one year, having joined the show in its 9th season. After releasing her bibliography on 1995 (My Point…And I Do Have One) and 2003 (The Funny Thing Is….), now on October 4th 2011 she releasing her latest and newest biography book titled Seriously…I’m Kidding, published by Grand Central Publishing. Seriously… I’m Kidding Summary I’ve experienced a whole lot the last few years and I have a lot to share. So I hope that you’ll take a moment to sit back, relax and enjoy the words I’ve put together for you in this book. I think you’ll find I’ve left no stone unturned, no door unopened, no window unbroken, no rug unvacuumed, no ivories untickled. What I’m saying is, let us begin, shall we? Seriously… I’m Kidding, Degeneres’ first book in eight years, brings us up to date about the life of a kindhearted woman who bowed out of American Idol because she didn’t want to be mean. Lively; hilarious; often sweetly poignant. ebook 1st rating: ★★★★★★★★☆☆

Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend ebook by Susan Orlean
Biography/Memoir , Non-Fiction / September 27, 2011

Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend by Susan Orlean discover the real life Rin Tin Tin and his owner Lee Duncan, as well as the early days of the entertainment industry from silent film and vaudeville reaching all the way to television. We also learn of the immense contributions of animals to the war effort of WWI and WWII, with the United States finally bringing in the use of trained dogs in WWII. Susan Orlean has done an amazing job of research for this book and has tied it all together in a compelling narrative. Certainly the bond that Lee Duncan had with Rinty is the stuff legends are made of. First released on September 27th 2011 by Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group. Rin Tin Tin: The Life and the Legend Summary He believed the dog was immortal. So begins Susan Orlean’s sweeping, powerfully moving story of Rin Tin Tin’s journey from orphaned puppy to movie star and international icon. From the moment in 1918 when Corporal Lee Duncan discovers Rin Tin Tin on a World War I battlefield, he recognizes something in the pup that he needs to share with the world. Rin Tin Tin’s improbable…