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A Successful Landing On Safe Ground - The Dangerous Escape From Khomeini’s Claws To The Land Of Freedom Sweden
By Akram Monfared-Arya
Price: Free! Words: 118,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the story of my life, a life with different dimensions, aspects and prospects from Iran to Sweden The story of a free-fall from the blue sky to the earth by the flying poet, writer, and artist, Akram Monfared-Arya.
Following Kaufman - April 2014
By Robert Newshutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 190 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Big Balls! World Cup Nations
By Chris Whitfield
Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
Dealing With Idiots: Everyday Inspiration For Putting Up With People
By Karl Wiebe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This hilarious collection of short essays may look and sound like a middle-aged man ranting about having to stand in line at the grocery store and sit in traffic, but they are actually... well, that is pretty much what they are. Funny, heartfelt and not legally traceable back to the author because the names have been changed in many of the stories, Dealing With Idiots will make you laugh.
The Fool's Best Joke Book Volume 1
By Neil Hutchison
Series: Fool in Paradise. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 138,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Welcome to the world of humour. What makes human beings laugh can be broadly defined under three headings: someone else's misfortune, someone else's misunderstanding or someone else's stupidity. The keywords here are "someone else's" because, let's face it, most silly things are much funnier when they happen to someone else.
Gambling for Winners: Your Hard-Headed, No B.S. Guide to Gaming Opportunities With a Long-Term, Mathematical, Positive Expectation
By Ward Wilson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by Wendy. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book is for you only if you gamble to make money. Not gamble for the fun of losing your hard-earned money. If you want to learn where and when the gambler has an advantage. If you need to know the difference between a positive and negative expectation. And why gambling streaks are not real streaks. About managing your money. About betting on sports, horses, and the lottery. Online gambling.
Life’s Abyss Then You Dive
By Joe Woo, Jr
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 113,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A memoir about the making of James Cameron’s film, THE ABYSS From production through post-production
I Just Want to Be Alone
By Jen of People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Don't get us wrong, we love the men in our lives – we do (most of the time). It's just that sometimes we would like them to go away. Not forever or anything like that. Just for an hour … or a day … or a weekend. We want some time to ourselves to read a good book or take a walk or do anything other than try to make a dent in the never ending mound of dirty clothes that keeps piling up on his side.
Wild Hairs
By David J Schow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,550. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Winner of the 2001 International Horror Guild Award for Best Non-Fiction The essays by David J. Schow, whose regular column in Fangoria was well known for its rants and raves in the tradition of Dennis Miller, Harlan Ellison, and Professor Irwin Corey, are collected here for the first time. Schow spouts off on a wide variety of subjects.
Following Kaufman - March 2014
By Robert Newshutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,240. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 77 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Includes three annotated Slav games this month.
50 Days Turning 50 One Man's Sobering Realization it's NOT the New 40s!
By Jon-David
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Male menopause? You betcha! Turning 50, compels me to want to do physical harm to anyone who says crap like, “Fifty is the new forty.” And yet, I might make out with them if they tell me I don’t look my age. I had no idea I would be such a dude-bitch about turning fifty.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 2: School
By Benjamin Tomes
Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Tomes provides a unique perspective on growing up in the public educational system with ADHD, before anyone knew what ADHD was . Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of his school experience deliver blunt force drama with brutal honesty.
Fake Plastic Souks - The Fear Returns
By Alexander McNabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,490. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Alexander McNabb's Dubai based blog, Fake Plastic Souks, has charted an erratic little course over the years. Like a little pea green boat, it has bobbed on the waves of opulence and the stormy seas of the global financial crisis, throwing inane commentary and half-thoughts out to the benefit of a tiny audience. This irrelevant collection contains the second two years of Fake Plastic Souks...
Dungeons & Dreamers: A Story of how Computer Games Created a Global Community
By Brad King & John Borland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by ETC Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Dungeons & Dreamers: A story of how computer games created a global community follows the designers, developers, and players who built the virtual games and communities that define today's digital entertainment landscape and explores the nature of what it means to live and thrive in virtual communities.
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective
By Fred Velez
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective chronicles the stories of fans and their personal experiences with the 60's Pop music group, Fred Velez, known for over 40 years as a Monkees super-fan, writes about the TV show, the music, the concert tours, the different career paths the members of the group took, and the personal interactions with their loyal fans.
Pokerish: The Language and Logic of Poker
By Terry Eade
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book is aimed at those who play cash and tournament poker in casinos or online. It addresses the language & culture of poker as well as house rakes, jackpot drops, tips and various jackpots. It helps the reader break the code and become more proficient. It's a tour book and a survival guide so that the reader is not treated and swindled like a tourist in this environment.
Following Kaufman - February 2014
By Robert Newshutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 78 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Includes three annotated Ruy Lopez games this month.
There Goes Tokyo!
By Michael Grant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
There Goes Tokyo! is a 280-page humorous love letter from a fan of Kaiju Eiga for fans of Kaiju Eiga. In all, 23 giant-monster movies from Japan and America are analyzed by a true genre-enthusiast who still thrives from the unbridled excitement of seeing a thoroughly destroyed pagoda.
Doctor Who - The What, Where, and How: A Fannish Guide to the TARDIS-Sized Pop Culture Jam
By Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
All the clever references to pop culture and science fiction canon in the new Doctor Who--a big treat for fans the world over.
Hackyu Won Too Free
By Denis Howarth
Price: Free! Words: 143,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
An insidious epical satire upon life and religion: large in scope, brief in presentation, written in swift haiku stanzas.