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History, Homages and the Highlands: An Outlander Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
With oodles of steamy romance, paranormal time travel, adventure, and much more, Outlander is sweeping the nation. Discover the facts behind it: from kilts and bagpipes to selkies and the fair folk. Bonnie Prince Charlie, Doctor Who, folklore, fantasy, customs, cities, festivals, and much more.
The Pop Culture Holiday Sampler The Hunger Games, Game of Thrones, Doctor Who, Sherlock, Buffy, Firefly, The Avengers, and More
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Price: Free! Words: 74,920. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Sample chapters of the greatest fannish guides by Valerie Estelle Frankel: Covering Sherlock, Doctor Who, Game of Thrones, Outlander, Divergent, Hunger Games, Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., The Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, comics, and more. Delight your fannish impulses with guides to all your favorite shows--a free download for all!
Toddler TV: a Befuddled Father's Guide to What the Kids are Watching
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
One of the problems of becoming a father in my late forties that I DIDN'T expect was watching television with my pre-schooler: “Daddy, can we watch Barney?” “Sure! The Andy Griffith Show is on in a few minutes!” “No Daddy, the purple dinosaur.” “Dino? I LOVE The Flintstones...” Reviews and commentary on over 100 shows aimed at ages 0-5 from the 1960s to now! Just what ARE our kids watching?
R.A.G.E. Roleplay Adventure Gaming Engine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by Darkwater Syndicate. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This is the Roleplay Adventure Gaming Engine, R.A.G.E. for short. What it does is produce unforgettable adventures with you and your friends in starring roles. The rules are concise and flexible. The possibilities: boundless. The requirements: minimal. All you need are some friends, dice, imagination, a pulse, and a sense of humor (more or less in that order). Ideal for 4 to 8 players.
Down the Shore - Tales From the Beaches and Boards of New Jersey Volume III
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The third in Trent's wildly popular Down the Shore series. A few more tales from the author’s life and times at the Shore, an update on the restoration and rebuilding progress following Hurricane Sandy, and a special section dedicated to this past summer, when Trent and his people turned back the clock, rented a summer bungalow and cut loose like it was the old days - some things never change
Fond Memories of Bygone Days (Or How I Learned to Slow Dance)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Fond memories of what days? The days when we were young and full of confidence that, come what may, things would always go our way. The late Fifties and the Sixties were simpler days--a time when even getting into mischief could be delightfully amusing. This book shares the adventures of a boy who grew up in a small college town in the American South during that period and thoroughly enjoyed it.
1200 Chistes para partirse: La colección de chistes definitiva
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dos amigos en las duchas: —¡Joder tío, vaya pedazo de grano tienes en el culo! ¿Quieres que te lo reviente? —Vale, pero cuidado con el grano. —Perdone, ¿el doctor Ferrán? —En el despacho contiguo. —¡¿Conmiguo?! ¿Cómo es posiblue? Esto es sólo una muestra, 32 chistes de los 1200 que encontrarás en este volumen. Cómpralo, no te arrepentirás.
My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season Two
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This second volume of essays in the My Little Po-Mo series combines critical analysis of the second season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its fandom, with a focus on what might be called the "dark side" of the latter. Sex, death, and chaos, handled as only a children's cartoon can!
Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences (Bayan's Tirades, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Join the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" on a morbidly amusing tour of life's dark underside. Gathered from the vintage "tirades" on his Cynic's Sanctuary website, these eloquently witty essays help you chuckle sympathetically at the ghastly fates that the gods inflict on innocent organisms. (It beats screaming in terror, doesn't it?) Curiously intoxicating despite the bleak subject matter.
The Complete Young Frankenstein (40th Anniversary)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"The Complete Young Frankenstein" is the Finest Companion for the movie "Young Frankenstein (1974)" you will never find. If you are a fan, or not, this book is a must!
Growing Up Hollywood - Tales from the Son of a Hollywood Mogul
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
New Book Exposes Inner Workings, Wild Behavior of Hollywood What really goes on behind the veil of celebrity? Rocky Lang, who grew up in the 90210 as the son of mega-producer and screen disaster master Jennings Lang (Earthquake, the Airport movies and 35 other features), dishes all in his new book, Growing Up Hollywood: Tales from the Son of a Hollywood Mogul.
Mob Hit on My Grandmother's Dog: Funny Animal Stories to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Since 2006, Summit Studios has been publishing travel and outdoor humor anthologies, including bestselling titles "Mugged by a Moose," "A Beaver is Eating My Canoe," and "Never Trust a Smiling Bear." In the pages of "Mob Hit on My Grandmother's Dog," readers can now join twenty-eight writers as they share some of the funniest and most outrageous animal stories they are ever likely to read about.
Never Light a Match in the Outhouse: Funny Stories from Cottage Country
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Since 2006, Summit Studios has been publishing travel and outdoor humor anthologies, including bestselling titles "Mugged by a Moose," "A Beaver is Eating My Canoe," and "Never Trust a Smiling Bear." In the pages of "Never Light a Match in the Outhouse," readers can now join twenty-nine writers as they share hilarious tales about the lighter side of the cottaging experience.
Phantasm Adventures IV: GameMaster Guide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,110. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The essential guide to playing the game Phantasm Adventures IV. All the rules needed to determine the outcome of combat and also rules for determining the outcome of all skills used in the game.
Taming Lil' Mo (Next Level Publishing Presents)
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 60,050. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by nextlevelpublishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Taming Lil' Mo is a part memoir and part tell-all book that uncovers the provocative life of one of the industry's most successful artists. It's the ultimate backstage pass that exposes the dark side to the Christian girl's story. The dramatic pages are filled with wild relationships, lies, religion and family.
Finding the Golden Ticket
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Price: Free! Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Often when I watch movies, scenes and words from the Bible pop out at me and I become wide-eyed like Charlie when he found the last golden ticket wrapped in a Wonka Bar. I then run to my Father's house to show him what I've found and try to make sense of it all. Over the last five years I've recorded these golden ticket moments. Perhaps you'll find a one hidden under the wrapper. Enjoy...
TARDIS Eruditorum: An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 5: Tom Baker and the Williams Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,740. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A critical history of Doctor Who focusing on the final four years of Tom Baker's run as the Doctor (1977-81).
The Non-User-Friendly Guide For Aspiring TV Writers
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Screenwriting
In The Non-User-Friendly Guide for Aspiring TV Writers, Sears shares that experience and gives advice for those considering a career in television writing. Instead of the traditional academic and sterile approach, Sears answers questions from a personal, first-person perspective.
Moose on the Loose: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,710. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Travel brings with it extraordinary moments—from the whimsical to the hilarious to the downright absurd. By following in the footsteps of previous bestselling humor titles such as "Mugged by a Moose" and "A Beaver is Eating My Canoe," our twenty-six writers continue to celebrate those moments. While outlandish things can happen on the road less traveled, there's no such thing as a bad story!
The Chimp, the Chump and the Champ
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The interlocking poker lives of Big Denny, the fearsome gorilla, world’s greatest poker thug and owner of the notorious Barstow Card Casino; Max Shapiro, the world’s greatest poker humorist who plays as comically as he writes, and “Queen” Barbara Enright, the world’s greatest woman poker player.