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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.
Following Kaufman - October 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 310,320. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
"Following Kaufman - October 2013" is a digest of 321 recent master level chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" The games are ordered by ECO and presented with a diagram for each move, so the games can be followed without a chess set and relevant games are near each other. Adjusting the font size changes the size of the diagrams.
You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 109,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
Gambling habits often become pathological, a growing epidemic problem with the escalation of gaming opportunities. This study, using dozens of case histories to support its arguments, demonstrates the varieties of the addictive behavior. It debunks commonly-accepted myths and makes recommendations for diagnosis and treatment.
Between River and Rock: How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,430. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Drenched in gallows humor, Between River and Rock (How I Resolved Television in Six Easy Payments) is Norman Ball’s scathing report of TV’s—and the Internet’s—insidious impact on the American psyche. Yes, our endless gazing at telescreens has been mocked, scorned and rebuked before but never with such soul-force and literary panache. Before reading Norman Ball, please extinguish all devices.
Horror Movies - The Good, The Bad & The So Bad They're Good
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 542,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Collected here are over 2000 reviews of horror, fantasy and sci-fi TV shows and movies from the 1950s to the present. From the popular to the obscure, this extensive collection of reviews from Kevin Lindenmuth offers a great insight into a wide variety of titles. The reviews include titles of interest to Kevin, were sent to him for review, or where the filmmaker was a friend.
Old Wives Tales: Living Our Lives - Becoming Ourselves Twenty-Five Women's Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,110. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
Old Ain't A Dirty Word! At eighty-four, it's welcome news. Old Wives Tales, is Peg Mayo's seventeenth book. Old is defined as sixty-seven to the end of the game. This is a collaborative effort of many old women. The eldest participant is ninety-seven. Peg's forty years as a psychotherapist helped shape their wisdom entertainingly. Cover photos are from a while back.
Bardot - Two Lives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For sixty years, Brigitte Bardot was an international phenomenon. Here, for the first and only time, a writer was granted access to the woman behind the myth --- a woman who, literally, changed the world.
The Asperger Computer: A Self-Published Guide on Asperger's Syndrome and Multimedia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 197,240. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This self-published guide explores the world of Asperger’s syndrome, a mild form of autism [as a PDD], from a college student’s perspective, provides details on relations to the syndrome, and present topics on life issues, symptoms, the social stigma, multimedia, and the author's personal profile.
Golden Sojourn in Bollywood Wonderland
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 235,410. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book (Volume I) contains published articles of the author in various Indian Publications between 1959- 2009 about Bollywood - Hindi Film Industry based in Mumbai. Interviews of top Bollywood celebrities, Year-wise analytical/statistical surveys, Polls results, Celebrity bashes and events, Detailed psycho-analytical review of favorite films, Analytical articles, Star nostalgia and gossip.
Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man (or It seemed like a good idea at the time!)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 176,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Not all stunt men are six-feet tall. Confessions of a Hollywood Stunt Man is the thrilling saga of a five-foot-four, 18 year old kid who became a stunt double for Hollywood’s most famous short men, women and children.
The Ephemeris Omnibus 2013
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Price: $39.95 USD. Words: 208,860. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The Ephemeris Omnibus 2013 features the Ephemeris core rulebook (with some rule changes), and all of the rule supplements that have been released as of the end of 2012. All of the species and class supplements have been blended into the core rulebook to create a massive (over 200,000 words) rulebook that will allow you to play the most extensive Ephemeris game you'd ever want to play.
Shadows and Light
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,910. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Natalie Collins. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Gary Kent’s book, Shadows, is about Hollywood’s change, a journey—as it says—through a revolution. It began in 1960 with director John Cassavetes' work, and continued to evolve through the ages to the Hollywood we know today. And Kent was there for it all. Kent is a writer/director, actor, stuntman, special effects guru, production manager and mostly, an officer in the revolution.
EZ Cheats Horror Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,510. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
EZ Guides: The Horror Collection covers walkthrough guides for six of the top horror games on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360: Alan Wake, BioShock 2, Resident Evil 5, Silent Hill: Homecoming, Wolfenstein and Prototype. Ease your way through these hardcore titles with a lot of help from our detailed and entertaining walkthrough guides.
EZ Cheats Games of The Decade
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 149,790. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
Cheats Unlimited are the specialists when it comes to video game cheats, walkthrough guides, reviews and fetures. Fronted by the glamorous and gorgeous Cheatmistress, Cheats Unlimited has helped over five million gamers worldwide over the last 12 years. Through phone lines, fax machines, the Web and WAP sites and now eBooks, we have been there for gamers when they've needed us the most.
On Behalf of the Committee: A History of Northern Comedy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 252,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
It's a comedy fact. From Industrial Revolution to digital era - via music hall, radio, Variety, television, clubland & cinema - northern-born comedians have been at the heart of British popular culture. This witty and informative history investigates why that should be so, while celebrating some of Britain's best-loved funny folk from George Formby to Les Dawson to to Peter Kay
The Singing Elms - The Autobiography of Lauris Elms
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 124,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Sir Charles Mackerras: Lauris in her day was one of the great Australian Singers. now she has added writing to her achievements. Dame Joan Sutherland: i am sure this book will be avidly read by the opera and concert going public, and that they will have almost as much pleasure from it as i have.
Jingle Bell Rock by Lisa E. Brown - David Ward Davis
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,100. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
"Jingle Bell Rock" is the story of Bobby Helms the 50's Pop/Country icon who sang the monstrous hit song. The Authors present a warm and touching profile of this iconic recording artist. "Jingle Bell Rock" will touch you deeply - you will not even know why. David Ward Davis & Lisa E. Brown bring life to this tragic, yet compelling story of love and heartbreak. You'll love Bobby’s story.
Paranormal State: The Comprehensive Investigation
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,460. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
Includes the eBooks “Paranormal State Exposed” and “Never Mock God: An Unauthorized Investigation into Paranormal State’s ‘I Am Six’ Case.”
Perpetual Outsider - An Unofficial, Unauthorised Fan Guide To Doctor Who: Vol 4 2005-2012
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 184,900. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Volume Four of John Bensalhia's guide to the popular TV series Doctor Who, charting the Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant and Matt Smith eras. Includes story reviews, brief overviews of DVD releases, plus recording and transmission dates.
Perpetual Outsider - An Unofficial, Unauthorised Fan Guide To Doctor Who: Vol 2 1970-1981
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 143,050. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Volume Two of John Bensalhia's guide to the popular television series Doctor Who, charting the Jon Pertwee and Tom Baker eras. Includes story reviews, brief overviews of books, video and DVD releases, plus recording and transmission dates.