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Cinema Penitentiary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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"Cinema Penitentiary" is a hilarious and devastating journey through fifty years of American movies and social history. Illuminating the zeitgeist of the times, from the beat years of cold war greasers to the flowering of the summer of love, the book reads more like a coming of age novel ala Salinger than a film critic's memoir.
The Parrot Reckonings
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A humorous look at real life with parrots. If you've ever lived with a parrot, you'll find yourself in these pages.
My Guide to RPG Storytelling
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,850. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Erica Lindquist. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
At the request of his players, Aron has written this guide to his method of RPG storytelling. This guide includes suggestions on how to prepare a campaign, running each session, dealing with problem players, how to create memorable NPCs and more.
Stalingrad for Beginners - Basic Tactics
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Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Stalingrad, the 1963 game from Avalon Hill, is the most intensely analyzed game in the history of the board wargaming hobby. Here acknowledged grand master of Stalingrad George Phillies offers a copiously illustrated (84 full-color figures) introduction to game tactics, including opening moves of the hypermodern defense.
Deaf Man Rocking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Deaf Man Rocking is the hilarious story of a guy who has never heard his own jokes. Born with a severe hearing problem, verbal misunderstandings became a way of life, often to insanely humorous effect. If you've ever wondered what it must be like to be deaf or very nearly so, this book will keep you laughing.
Stalingrad for Beginners - How to Play
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Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Stalingrad, the 1963 game from Avalon Hill, is the most intensely analyzed board wargame in the history of the board wargaming hobby. Here acknowledged grand master of Stalingrad George Phillies gives the complete novice a copiously illustrated introduction to playing the game. Stalingrad for Beginners includes a thorough description of the rules and a complete sample game.
Road Hard and Put Up Wet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Road Hard and Put up Wet” is a retrospective of Howard’s business travel over 46 years against a backdrop of changing culture, jobs and job expectations, and business as a whole. Often funny and sometimes sad, any professional traveler (road warrior) and their families should be able to relate to these recollections.
Just Joshin': A Year in the Life of a Not-so-ordinary 4th Grade Kid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of 63 humorous elementary classroom anecdotes, following Josh through his fourth grade year. Written by his teacher.
One For Sorrow Two For Joy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
It would be nice to have a boat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
The things that can go wrong when you wish for a boat.
Adventures In Camping with Scoop Jackson
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00 from 1 review)
25 years of camping craziness--A Survival Guide! Exploding Toilets, Animal Hazards, Mudwrestling with Angry Nuns, Food & Drink Disasters, and other common camping mishaps, all (mostly) true! Plus great (& real) food & drink recipes, including Deep-Fried Cajun Turkey and BBQ Armadillo. And FYI: Spider-eating Tips! Yes, you need to read this book for your own camping safety--or wind up next!
Following Kaufman - August 2014
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,310. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 181 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. Three Benko Gambit games are annotated and added at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Moments of Clarity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,350. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of humorous and thoughtful essays taken from G. M. Barlean's blog, Moments of Clarity at gmbarlean.com.
War Games: Classic Fiction for the Christian Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
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Journey through eighteen classic works of fiction from Beowulf and Njal’s Saga to Mansfield Park and The Lord of the Rings, discovering the exceptional wisdom hidden inside the world’s best-loved stories.