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A Boy Named Cemetery: A Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story: An Illustrated Irreverent Spoof About the World's Most Infamous Lush

by David Bret

Nancy Sphinctergritzel (1904-2010), the notorious Hollywood lush, had an imaginary love affair with Rudolph Valentino for over 8o years. The quintessential example of Machiavellian insanity, her lifelong aim...


The Yorkist Kings and the Wars of the Roses: Part One: Edward IV

by David Bret

Edward IV has always been overshadowed by his controversial younger brother Richard III, and is most remembered for his pursuit of pleasure~the archetypal medieval playboy. There was considerably more to him...


Rudolph Valentino's Magic Python! Those Loony One-star On-line Reviews

by David Bret

David Bret committed the 'carnal sin' of writing 'Valentino: A Dream Of Desire'wherein he stated the actor had been gay. The book remained in the best-sellers for 15 years. Championed by film director, Ken Russell,...


Brit Girls of the Sixties Volume One: Dusty Springfield & Helen Shapiro

by David Bret

The creator of the unique style known as 'blue-eyed soul', Dusty Springfield was instrumental in introducing Motown to Britain, and for several years reigned supreme on both sides of the Atlantic. Her voice~flute-like,...


Nancy's Italian Adventure: A Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story: An Illustrated Irreverent Spoof About the World's Most Infamous Lush

by David Bret

Nancy Sphinctergritzel (1904-2010), the most loathed of the Hollywood lushes. This quintessential example of Machiavellian insanity moved from one situation to another leaving behind a trail of misery. Married...


George Formby: An Intimate Biography of the Troubled Genius

by David Bret

In this revised edition of the work which topped the best-sellers in 1999 David Bret draws on exclusive interviews with those who knew him., incorporating a wealth of previously unobtainable source material...


Darvinz of Zarumna: A Mythological Romance of the Ancient World

by David Bret

Much of the world has been destroyed by the gods. Darvinz, a boy from the Zarumna flatlands-regarded as a freak because of his unusual complexion, is chosen by the God, Koizh, to redeem his race by embarking...


Freddie Mercury: An Intimate Biography

by David Bret

For over twenty years, Freddie Mercury reigned supreme as the frontman and leading light of one of the biggest, most exciting and best-selling bands in British musical history. From their debut in 1973 to the...


Brit Girls of the Sixties Volume Two: Marianne Faithfull & Kathy Kirby

by David Bret

The daughter of a British wartime spy and an Austro-Hungarian baroness, Marianne Faithfull epitomised the perfect English rose~immaculate bone structure, long blonde hair, angelic features and a cut-glass accent....


Our Gracie: The Gracie Fields Story: A Two Act Play

by David Bret

One of the world's highest-paid entertainers, Gracie Fields cut hundreds of recordings, starred in a series of optimistically-titled films whose scenarios reflected the spirit of the Depression, and never lost...


Brit Girls of the Sixties Volume Three: Cilla Black, Sandie Shaw & Lulu

by David Bret

Cilla Black was the only important British female singer to emerge from the "Mersey Sound" explosion of the early 1960s. The archetypal girl-next-door, her speciality was powerhouse Continental ballads, with...


Our Gracie: The Gracie Fields Story: A Two-Act Play

by David Bret

One of the world's highest-paid entertainers, Gracie Fields cut hundreds of recordings, starred in a series of optimistically-titled films whose scenarios reflected the spirit of the Depression, and never lost...


Rudolph Valentino's Moose: The Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story: An Illustrated Irreverent Spoof About the World's Most Infamous Lush

by David Bret

"The Queen of Homophobes" (1904-2010) was the illegitimate daughter of a parson's wife and an Indian brave. Leaving her shack, she arrived in Hollywood and appeared in a film with Mary Pickford. Seven times...


Cyclops & the Hermaphrodite: A Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story: An Irreverent Illustrated Spoof

by David Bret

One of the most reviled homophobic partnerships in Hollywood history. Nancy Sphinctergritzel (1904-2010) and Hal Pickford (1906-2011). Cross-dresser Hal, tipping the scales at 400 pounds. Nancy: one-eyed, one...


The Nancy Sphinctergritzel Trilogy: Rudolph Valentino's Moose + Lord Cecil Wilde: Before She Ruined Him + Nancy & Cecil: A Marriage Made in Hell: An I

by David Bret

Nancy (1904-2010) was the most hated of all Hollywood lushes. The quintessential example of Machiavellian insanity, she moved from one situation to the next, leaving a trail of tears and destruction in the name...


Rudolph Valentino: The Screen God Who Loved Men

by David Bret

In Rudolph Valentino: The Screen God Who Loved Men, best-selling author David Bret tells of the real Valentino, a man sexually attracted only towards other men, whose relationships with women, particularly his...


Nancy & Cecil: A Marriage Made in Hell: The Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story Finale: An Illustrated Irreverent Spoof

by David Bret

Nancy Sphinctergritzel (1904-2010) was Hollywood's biggest lush. Her husbands predeceased her. Her children were taken into care. Her lifelong quest was to prove her imagined lover Valentino had never had sex...


Mistinguett: A Two Act Musical Play

by David Bret

At eighteen, Jeanne Bourgeois was an 'added attraction' at the Eldorado: ten years later, as Mistinguett, she was the toast of Paris. During a career spanning sixty years, her temper and meanness became almost...


Lord Cecil Wilde: Before She Ruined Him: The Nancy Sphinctergritzel Story Prequel: An Illustrated Irreverent Spoof

by David Bret

Part Two of the Nancy Sphinctergritzel Trilogy recalls the life of Lord Cecil Wilde (1859-1947), eccentric English aristocrat. He had hundreds of lovers, but was most fond of rough-trade "Dilly Boys". He was...


Edith Piaf: Interviews with Those Who Knew Her

by David Bret

To honour the 50th anniversary of Edith Piaf's death, David Bret, Britain's foremost authority on the French chanson, has collated 17 interviews he conducted with those who knew her better than most. Elisabeth...