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What They Wrote: In Praise of Dark Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
What They Wrote is a collection of introductions, articles, and reviews by Jack Ketchum of various horror novels and collections. Included here are introductions for works by Edward Lee, Stanley Wiater, Barry Hoffman, Kealan Patrick Burke, Thomas Tessier, P.D. Cacek, Lucy Taylor, Tim Lebbon, and T.M. Wright. Also included are reviews of two Stephen King novels and a John Carpenter movie.
In a Cell Phone Minute
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Intriguing stories revealed by cell phone yakkers and eavesdroppers across the globe. You will be charmed by touching romantic connections; lose yourself in wild lost-and-found escapades; cheer at poignant, lifesaving 911 calls—and then howl with laughter at pranksters’ antics, absurd customer service calls, and wacky insurance claims. Go ahead…eavesdrop guiltlessly.
Tarot de Marseille - Only the very Best
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 24,520. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
There are many Tarot decks. However, there is only one Tarot de Marseille. Tarot de Marseille is not a Tarot among many others. IT IS THE ORIGINAL TAROT, coming from very far in the past, with a strong message of ancient wisdoms. If you want to discover the true Tarot de Marseille, this book is for you. In a simple wording, it shows you:Meaning of the cards: major and minor arcane and so on!
Why Are You Calling Me? 50 True Tales of Teasing, Tricking & Tormenting Telemarketers
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In Why Are You Calling Me, comic mastermind Murray Sparks finds humour in turning the tables on telemarketers. From asking recruiters to help staff his exotic animal taxidermy business to convincing a cold-caller to help him invest in a deposed Nigerian king -- no telemarketer is spared from Murray's cheeky imagination. Each prank is comedy gold and sure to put a grin on your face.
The Comedy Roast of Adolf Hitler: Too Soon?
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
There are many words that could be used to describe celebrity roasts, but "courteous" and "tasteful" are definitely not among them –especially not when the victim, er, guest of honor is one Adolf Hitler, better known as The Worst Person in the World. As it happens, it's also pretty hilarious. Too soon? You'll have to be the judge of that for yourself.
THIS DAY IN GAME SHOW HISTORY: 365 COMMEMORATIONS AND CELEBRATIONS, VOL. 1 (January through March)
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,350. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This Day in Game Show History is a remarkable four-volume set chronicling the best stories—on camera and off—and the most noteworthy milestones for every day in the year.
Admit It, You’re Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Irrational Behavior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Do you refuse to take the top newspaper on a stack (even if perfect)? Insist the toilet paper hang "over"? Wait for the phone to ring at least twice before answering? Hilarious collection of odd behaviors exhibited (and confessed to) by otherwise normal people. Laugh. Chortle. And gasp at people’s quirks. People do the darndest things! NY Times Book Review, Today show, Washington Post, more.
Wiseman's Book
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Price: $3.75 USD. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The book that will make you cooler, smarter and successful
The Accountant Humour Handbook
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
If you are one of the 16% of accountants certified as having a sense of humour, then this book is for you. If, however, you are among the 84% of accountants for whom a sense of humour is more of a challenge, then this book is definitely for you!
Oktoberfest München
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: German. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Das Oktoberfest in München, das auch die »Wiesn« genannt wird, ist das größte Volksfest der Welt. Dieser Ratgeber wird viele Fragen beantworten, die so manch ein Besucher hat. Lehnen Sie sich zurück, lesen sie die Infos, und dann bleibt nur noch, sich auf die Wiesn zu freuen, und die Tage zu zählen, wenn die weltweit größte Party der Welt startet.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Aluminum, Sky Tower, Evil Prince Charming, and Sunflower Diaries 10th, Volume 13
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 33,130. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Numerology
Volume 13 is a continuation of Volume 12. It covers news articles for 6/30 of 2014. It also is a republication of "Sunflower Diaries" Volume 10. It aligns news that surfaced that links to what was published in Volume 12 on 6/29 of 2014. It goes over Cryptology and Forensics using the Enteratainment Industry with "Shrek 2" and "Charlie's Angels 2: Full Throttle."
16 Secrets Revealed by Professional Screenwriters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Those who can’t do teach. And those who can’t write professionally somehow end up writing books about screenwriting. This book is DIFFERENT -- written by a PROFESSIONAL currently working in Hollywood as a Screenwriter and Film Producer. Successful Professional Screenwriters REVEAL A SECRET about what led to their SUCCESS. 34,000 words of original text!
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Sodium, Brewmaster Monk, and Sunflower Diaries 8th, Volume 11
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 33,360. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Volume 11 is a continuation of Volume 10 in the series. It republishes "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 8. It covers the news from 6/27 to 6/28 of 2014. There's a section regarding "Life of Pi" and Susan Boyle's performance with "Britain's Got Talent" linked to the Psychic Field.
The New Age Speak to Plain English Dictionary
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Price: Free! Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
For anyone every wondering what the heck New Agers are talking about, here are humorous translations into Plain English, from American Indians and former New Agers mocking New Age pretentiousness and falsehoods. Includes a helpful list of links for further sources for debunking New Age lies and exposing imposters posing as spiritual leaders.
Fixed Odds Betting Terminals
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Fixed-Odds Betting Terminals (FOBTs) are electronic betting machines found in betting shops in the United Kingdom. Find out some truths, can you win?
Insights from a Novice
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: American English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Having thoughts about making your first trip ever to a live cash game of Texas Hold'em at your favorite casino? This short book will prepare you to make that journey with more confidence and knowledge as it details the terminologies, techniques, and procedures that will greet you at the table. It takes you through a hypothetical hand of 1-2 No-Limit Texas Hold'em with personal insights.
Digital Wildfires - How to become a Social Justice Warrior
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
‘Hey, are you interested in ending horrible things like racism, prejudice, discrimination, bigotry, xenophobia, anti-semitism, colonialism, etc., on our planet?’ ‘Yes, of course.’ ‘How about vanquishing evil dictators and cruel despotic regimes?’ ‘Sounds delicious.’ ‘And how about bringing big bad companies and their mighty CEOs to their knees?’ ‘Sure.’
Fandom
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Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"Fandom" is a nonfiction essay that focus on how strong and powerful celebrity fan bases are nowadays, especially in social media websites. Establishing your own fan base can help launch your career in the entertainment industry. This essay explains how fandoms work, how to join one, and how to use it for your own advantage so you can be successful in the entertainment industry.
The Hang of a Safe Bang
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Some guys positively hate it. They say it’s like wading in water with your socks on. Of course sex is a whole lot more enjoyable without an artificial skin that’s always in the way. Yet between six and nine billion condoms are used each year all over the world. Which proves, beyond doubt, that man’s favorite sport isn’t not football – no, not even during the World Cup series.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Fluorine, the Granada Free Library, and Sunflower Diaries 6th, Volume 9
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Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
Volume 9 is a continuation from Volume 8 regarding news articles that surfaced on 6/24 of 2014. It republishes the "Sunflower Diaries," Volume 6 material.