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250 Music Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
This book contains 250 music anecdotes, including this one: Marian Anderson was a famous singer of opera and African-American spirituals. Occasionally, someone would tell her that they would do anything to be able to sing like her. She would smile and then ask, “Would you practice eight hours a day?”
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!
Mali to Mexico and Points in Between
By Darlene Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I have to tell you a story. Excerpts from a life well lived including stories of my travels, my friends, my family, and my career as a teacher. .
The Ultimate Casino Guide by Vegasmaster.com
By VegasMaster
Price: Free! Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
Join the millions of people around the world playing their favorite casino games right from their PC or mobile devices. From getting started and placing bets to playing games and cashing out, get all the important information on online casinos. This step by step guide walks through the process from start to finish. Gamble Clever with VegasMaster’s Ultimate Casino Guide.
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.
Pocket Guide to American Freeform
By Lizzie Stark
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Calling all theater educators, improv actors, and larpers: join the American freeform revolution. This guide introduces readers to the emerging format of American freeform, a tradition of short live roleplaying games that require only a few people and a few hours. The guide includes the history of this emerging style and instruction on how to play, run, and write these noob-friendly scenarios.
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: 114,450. 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
TV In My Time
By Doug McCoy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A memoir of TV as it was in the 1980s from a TV-obsessed kid who watched it all.
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.
Audio Drama Reviews: Collection One
By Michael Bergonzi
Price: Free! Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
The first review collection from Audio Drama Reviews. Started back in 2011, audiodramareviews.com has tried to give fans of the medium an in-depth analysis of their favorite stories told through the medium of audio. Included in this book are reviews of audio dramas like "We're Alive," "The Leviathan Chronicles" and many more!
Another Love Letter For Anny Book 6
By Steve Howard
Series: Another Love Letter For Anny, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,270. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Another Love Letter to Anny finishes up with book six. Sally and Billy are on a world tour doing their killing of the elite. Zara Prescott is still killing scum-bags for dinner and there is the odd bit of raving about religion. Some serious moments of love and poetry. Hopeless longing. Painful defeat. All that human kind of stuff that will make you cry and laugh and wonder what is wrong with Anny.
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.
Lorde: Your Heroine
By Marc Shapiro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Lorde is the voice of her generation, a head-strong, determined young woman who knows what she wants and has known how she was going to get it form an early age. She's won two Grammys for her song 'Royals,' has captivated audiences all over the world. But guess what? She still lives at home, she still does the dishes and she still goes to school. Quite an accomplishment for a 17 yr old.
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.
The Ephemeris Encyclopedia Galactica: Colonized Space
By J Alan Erwine
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 46,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
The Ephemeris Encyclopedia Galactica: Colonized Space is a combination of the first six volumes of the Ephemeris Encyclopedia Galactica. It looks at each sector of space that is controlled by one of the six species. An invaluable supplement for anyone playing the Ephemeris Science Fiction Role Playing Game, especially those that have been looking for campaign settings for their games.
Fifty Shades of Gravy; A Christian Gets Saucy!
By Hallee Bridgeman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hallee Bridgeman, A.K.A. "Hallee the Homemaker" rides the gravy train to triumph and hilarity with her premiere cookbook, revealing the secrets of the penultimate comfort food – gravy.
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.