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The Very Soil: An Unauthorized Critical Study of Puella Magi Madoka Magica
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,180. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A critical study of the hit 2011 anime Puella Magi Madoka Magica, covering the original television series, three spinoff manga, and the film Rebellion. From Buddhist belief and paper theater to Walpurgisnacht and the commedia dell'arte, this is a must-read for fans and scholars alike!
Cocaine Wasteland A Porn Star Is D.O.A.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Shauna Grant made 30 porn films, earning approximately $100,000. She was a nude model and adult film star from the age of 18 until her untimely death two years later. At 20 she committed suicide with a .22 long rifle. My text looks at her last days and some of the people she associated with in the adult industry. I have also done extensive research to profile her maternal and paternal ancestry.
A Little Mad Sometimes: Film Psychopaths from Jekyll and Hyde to Hannibal Lecter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
With the idea for the book coming to him in a dream, John McCarty's review of self-dubbed "psychofilms" covers movies released between 1915 and 1992. From Trilby to Basic Instinct, A LITTLE MAD SOMETIMES discusses various implementations of the screen psycho throughout the years. Among the screen psychos featured here are Mr. Hyde, Norman Bates, and Michael Myers, as well as real-life psychos.
Infinite Crab Meats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An all you can eat buffet of probing, insightful hip-hop journalism, with thoughts on Rick Ross, Kreayshawn, Das Racist, Odd future, El-P, Killer Mike, Chief Keef, Rap Genius and music publications Pitchfork, SPIN and XXL.
The Fearmakers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Since the advent of moving pictures, filmmakers have sought to scare the viewer. Fear remains one of the deepest, primal emotions, and this book profiles twenty directors who have tapped into it. McCarty coined the phrase "splatter films." He covers the spectrum of "fearmakers" from George A. Romero to Jacques Torneur and Roman Polanski, from Roland West to John Carpenter and David Cronenburg.
Monsters from the Vault: Classic Horror Films Revisited
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,410. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Welcome back to the Vault of Secrets, where acclaimed author, skeleton, and monster expert Orrin Grey will be disinterring a bunch of classic (or not-so-classic) vintage horror films for your delectation.
Hammer Films
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Pocket Essentials is a dynamic series of books that are concise, lively, and easy to read. Packed with facts as well as expert opinions, each book has all the key information you need to know about such popular topics as film, television, cult fiction, history, and more. An informed history of the company that put British horror on the map, this book takes an in-depth look at every film.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
L.A. Punk Rocker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
#1 BEST SELLER - PUNK #1 BEST SELLER - PHOTOJOURNALISM This is what Billy Idol had to say about L.A. Punk Rocker… "Pretty wild chapter on me…maybe u shouldv’e written my book, good luck with it..BFI.” Fifteen stories from the eighties set in Los Angeles, written by LA Punk Queen Brenda Perlin and her friends who lived every moment of an electric era in the City of Angels.
How To Successfully Get Women To Send You Nude Photos On Social Media Websites
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Fiction » Erotica » General
Have you always wanted to see your "friends" naked, but didn't want to seem creepy? Well, in This short and concise manual, you will receive step by step instructions to achieve this very goal. Learn how to convince women to get naked from a woman's perspective.
Pursuing Arkansas Gold and Diamonds
Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 3 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This is the true story of how the author sought for, and found, genuine diamonds and gold in Arkansas. His discovery was awarded “One of the Best Finds of 2008” by Western and Eastern Treasure Magazine. Exact locations and details are given so that the reader, too, can pursue and find Arkansas gold and diamonds.
I Found a Large Beautiful Diamond in Arkansas
Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 4 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The author shares his personal adventure searching for, and finding, a flawless, 2.04-carat golden yellow diamond at Arkansas' Crater of Diamonds State Park. A jeweller appraised its worth at $76,500. The editors of Western & Eastern Treasure Magazine awarded it "One of the Best Finds of 2009." Read how and where he found this valuable gem.
Grammar Without Tears
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
I Found a Two-Carat Brown USA Diamond
Series: Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas, Book 5 · Genuine Diamonds Found in Arkansas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Amateur naturalist
This is the true story of how I sought for, and found a 2.13-carat, brown diamond at Arkansas’ Crater of Diamonds State Park. I had it cut into a lovely, 1.21-carat marquise diamond that is worth $9,800. My discovery was awarded “One of the Best Finds of 2010” by the editors of Western and Eastern Treasure Magazine.
Quote Falls Puzzles. Volume 2.
Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 6 · Puzzles, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 400. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Volume 2. 50 large size printable Quote Falls puzzles designed for hours of fun. This ebook contains funny, inspirational, witty, and thought-provoking quotes from Benjamin Franklin, Samuel A. Peters, Washington Irving, George Peck, James Thurber and others. Two puzzles per page that are perfect for printing out and solving, or solving on your device where permitted.
The Classic-Gaming Bookcast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,740. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
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.
Quote Falls Puzzles
Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 5 · Puzzles, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 390. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
50 large size printable Quote Falls puzzles designed for hours of fun. This ebook contains funny, inspirational, witty, and thought-provoking quotes. Quotes from Richard Nixon, Garrison Keillor, Natalie Wood, Truman Capote and others. There are two large size puzzles per page and are perfect for printing out and solving, or solving on devices where typing over images is allowed.
Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
The Totally Geeky Guide to The Princess Bride
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Do you know the Three Terrors of the Fire Swamp? Have you fallen victim to one of the Classic Blunders? If you’d love to surrender to the Dread Pirate Westley, then you need this breezy deconstruction of the cult-favorite movie by popular and respected film critic and geek-watcher MaryAnn Johanson.
Cerebus ~ Under the Aardvarkian Spell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The victorious muse that spawned an entire industry of self-published comic books now blazes a trail for independent comic book movies.