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Dragon Ball Culture Volume 1: Origin
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Series: Dragon Ball Culture. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,470. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
See Dragon Ball with new eyes. This book is your cultural tour guide of Dragon Ball, the world’s most recognized anime and manga series. Over 11 years in development, at over 2,000 pages, and featuring over 1,800 unique terms, Dragon Ball Culture is a 7 Volume analysis of your favorite series. You'll go on an adventure with Son Goku, and along the way you’ll be informed, entertained, and inspired.
Horses in the City -Tales and Reflections of a Memphis Carriage Driver
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,440. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Ever wonder what it's really like inside the commercial horse-and-carriage industry? Let me, a long-time carriage driver, take you on a journey through the ins and outs of life on the carriage. This book is a meaningful study of my relationship with my carriage horse working in an urban environment (Memphis, TN) and why it is so good for working horses to work. Come take a ride!
Butterfly Boy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,740. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
About my journey through life, the struggle to shake off the shackles of my childhood and to become who I really am and the controller of my future destiny. Creating a life of beauty and happiness in the service to others. Born of the realisation that as we move through life, our existence changes in ways we could never envisage.
Pop Culture in the Whedonverse All the References in Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, In Your Eyes, Comics and More
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 204,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
All the references in all of Joss Whedon's projects: From Buffy to Firefly to Avengers to comics, and AA to zombies, shwarma to Star Wars, for the truly avid Whedon fans.
Goat Lips
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A thought-provoking romp through a lapsed Englishman’s life, who—after a quarter century of living in the United States—realized he’d neglected to renew his subscription to England. Matthew’s relentless wit and insight is front and center as we bounce between England and the United States, experiencing one hilarious, and sometimes poignant, tale after another.
Miner’s Survival Handbook: Unofficial 2015 Box Set Of Minecraft Cheats, Seeds, Redstone, Mods, House and More!
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Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
While Minecraft is tailored to suit most audiences who love action, adventure, or just creating things for its own sake, it's important for all players to develop some familiarity with the in-game worlds, controls, and general flow of the game, as well as how it can change with each patch. Get This box set of top minecraft tips and tricks now!
Van Gogh's Ear Volume 9
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,820. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Founded by Ian Ayres, Van Gogh’s Ear: Best World Poetry, Prose & Art is an annual anthology series devoted to publishing powerful works by major voices and innovative new talents from around the globe. The goal of Van Gogh’s Ear is to make each volume a real eye-opener that stirs people’s emotions and ignites their imaginations. Experimental work is warmly embraced. Taboos extremely encouraged.
Dads Army Short Stories
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Life in the Seaside resort of Walmington-on-Sea on the South Coast of England in the 1940’s during the Second World War as seen through the exploits of a band of men who got together to form the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard in response to a plea from Secretary of State for War Anthony Eden.
Hippie Or, Like, There Was More to The 60s Than THAT, Man!
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,400. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Walk through the world of Hippie: its origins, behavior and misbehavior, its outrages and beauty, its seque into today. Non-fiction adventure meets social drama in an originally-told, originally-illustrated first book from a widely and wildly experienced individual.
Reel Roy Reviews: Vol. 2, Keep 'Em Coming
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Open Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In his latest book Roy reviews Sting's new musical "The Last Ship", offers musings on shows by Lady Gaga, Cher, Randy Newman, and Katy Perry; and has written one of the snarkiest pieces you will ever read about a "Transformers" film!
Westwood Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide
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Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Westwood Memorial Park: The Unauthorized Guide,” provides the most complete, accurate and comprehensive directions to find the final burial locations of nearly 100 celebrities, including Marilyn Monroe, Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Burt Lancaster, Dean Martin, Natalie Wood, Don Knotts, Farrah Fawcett, Rodney Dangerfield and dozens more, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.
Total Nonstop Attenuation: How TNA Escaped The Asylum And Put The Lunatics In Charge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
A detailed look at the near four year disastrous period of Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff helping run TNA which not only drove away fans at the time but something the promotion is still paying the price for to this day. A must read for all wrestling fans Total Nonstop Attenuation tells how the wrestling world came so close to a true alternative only for it to be ripped away.
German Wisdom:
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Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
German Wisdom features a fascinating collection of humorous, inspirational, thought-provoking, weird and funny quotes by some of Germany's greatest thinkers and philosophers, as well as from contemporary Germans of note. See the world through their eyes as they contemplate life, love, freedom, national identity and many other topics from a distinctly German perspective.
Playing Detective
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This book contains 64 adventure stories, each based around a criminal mystery that is up to the reader to solve.
The Classic-Gaming Bookcast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
From the author: The Classic-Gaming Bookcast is an entertaining book about old video games. If you enjoy what's commonly known as retrogaming, you'll have a lot of fun reading these forty game-specific chapters. The prose is lively, provocative and often humorous. The book even contains strategies, insights and philosophies. I didn't want it to be like any other game-related book out there.
My Past Humor Columns
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Price: Free! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of past humor columns I wrote some years back for the local paper.
All I Needed to Know I Learned from Dragnet
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Series: Life Lessons from Great Detectives. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,710. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Detective stories have been entertaining people for decades. The best detective stories also contain key life lessons. Join podcaster Adam Graham on this fun journey through the annals of detective fiction as he examines the history and career of seven of the greatest detectives from literature, radio, and television including Joe Friday, Hercules Poirot, and Frank Cannon.
The Old Man and Me Book 2: Things I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The Old Man and Me - Stories I Didn't Get to Tell You the First Time continues the story of the author's early life through the 1960s. It overlaps the first book, filling gaps among his original adventures. Ride along on a humpback bridge "jump" in a hot rod and take a Senior Class Trip to Washington, D.C.
Hollywood Loves Me: From Navy Lieutenant to Hollywood Assistant
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The journey from Navy officer to Hollywood assistant is no easy road to follow. Chasing a dream, former lieutenant Sandra McDonald finds herself filling out Michael Eisner's expense reports, picking up dog poop for an A-list Oscar winner, and standing in a limo line next to Sting. Now an award-winning author, she recounts her Hollywood years with humor and grace.
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Here are 397 quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.