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Full Throttle
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Full Throttle is an entertaining account of an amazing man’s life in aviation that is sure to leave the reader laughing and head-shaking as the pages turn quickly. It is a compilation of short stories told by John Deakin over the years on Compuserve's AVSIG Forum. Some of Deakin’s stories are funny, some are sad, and a few are shocking for the amount of trouble Deakin managed to get himself into.
TARDIS Eruditorum - An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 1: William Hartnell (Second Edition)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This all-new, revised, and expanded first volume of essays from the acclaimed blog TARDIS Eruditorum traces the evolving critical history of the hit television show Doctor Who. This volume covers the first three years of the program, with William Hartnell in the starring role. Features extensive revisions and eleven new essays exclusive to this book.
TARDIS Eruditorum - An Unauthorized Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 2: Patrick Troughton
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The second volume of essays from the acclaimed blog TARDIS Eruditorum traces the evolving critical history of the hit television show Doctor Who. This volume covers the latter years of the 1960s, when Patrick TRoughton starred on the show.
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).
Nobody Does It Alone: Whispers from the LOST Community
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,870. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Brien Gorham. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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Recapture of the magic of television's LOST through the eyes of its devoted fan base. "Losties" from all around the globe recount their favorite moments and discuss the show's themes and mysteries through the lens of their own lives. It's time to go back to the Island once more.
Grammar Without Tears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
(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.
TARDIS Eruditorum Volume 4: Tom Baker and the Hinchcliffe Years
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,960. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A critical history of Doctor Who covering Tom Baker's first three seasons on the show, under the producership of Philip Hinchcliffe
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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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.
Relationships, Speak Now or Forever Hold Your Peace
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Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 33,620. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In this book I discuss issues that many relationships will need to overcome in order to have a chance at succeeding. For instance, love does not conquer all. Be prepared for financial disagreements, problems with family and friends, work issues, household chores, and much more. This is an honest and a somewhat humorous look at relationships and how to prepare for it, or at least what to expect.
Cracking the Roulette Wheel: The System & Story of the CPA Who Cracked the Roulette Wheel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,120. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The #1 Bestselling & Proven Roulette System -- Accountant Developed -- Gambler Tested In this revised & updated edition of his bestselling book Winning Money, Patrick Austin expands on and adds to his already proven strategies that can be used in casinos worldwide and for online betting & gambling. Now, you too can share in the secrets that Cracked the Roulette Wheel.
Patrick Austin’s: The Advanced Version -- The Advanced Roulette System from the CPA Who Cracked the Roulette Wheel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
How many times in a row can you flip a quarter and make it go heads? Maybe four or five? Simply put, Patrick Austin’s system capitalizes upon the probabilities of long streaks, just like flipping a quarter. But this Advanced Version is the culmination of all of Patrick’s previously successful systems & roulette strategies. Learn the bestselling and proven roulette system from Patrick Austin.
Designing Modern Strategy Games
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Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 172,380. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games
"Designing Modern Strategy Games" is the definitive textbook on game design. It offers rules descriptions, a synoptic analysis of design elements, recommendations of great game designers, more than 100 design projects, and an inspiring essay by Greg Costikyan. This, the second edition of Phillies and Vasel's 2006 text, includes three course plans from Phillies' college-level game design course.
Priority Thinking - A Guide To Quick And Accurate Decision-Making At The Backgammon Board
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
In the modern world of backgammon, where bots rule and anyone can access the best move at the click of a button, it's refreshing and meaningful to learn how to make critical decisions correctly and quickly, by yourself. Master the principles in this book and you'll confidently be able to find the solution even in the most complex of positions.
Greg Dean, Step by Step to Stand-up Comedy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,620. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by The Trashy Novel Corp. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
If you think you're funny, and you want others to think so too, this is the book for you! Greg Dean examines the fundamentals of being funny and offers advice on a range of topics, including: writing creative joke material rehearsing and performing routines coping with stage fright dealing with emcees who think they're funnier than you are getting experience and lots more. Essential
Arcadian
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
(5.00 from 1 review)
A memoir of the great arcade games of the 1980s as played by a child of the '80s.
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.
Cinema Penitentiary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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"Cinema Penitentiary" is a hilarious and devastating journey through fifty years of American movies and social history. Illuminating the zeitgeist of the times, from the beat years of cold war greasers to the flowering of the summer of love, the book reads more like a coming of age novel ala Salinger than a film critic's memoir.
Harry Dean's Confessions: I Might Have Killed JFK
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,360. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
For 48 years, Harry Dean's account of the JFK assassination has been misrepresented by the writings of W.R. Morris and his followers. The misrepresenations persisted for decades despite Harry's many efforts to correct them. Now the public can finally hear Harry's own story which is more astonishing than any fiction.
Spanish Word Search Puzzles
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Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 11 · Word Search Puzzles, Book 2 · Puzzles, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Your brain doesn't get a really good workout when you're solving English language puzzles and you speak English. You'll have hours of fun solving these 50 Spanish word search puzzles, in easy, medium and hard levels of play, whether or not you speak Spanish. Puzzles are laid out 1 to a page, with large print for easy reading, solving and printing out. Happy puzzling, Ted.
Comedy Workshop: Creating & Writing Comedy Material For Comedians & Humorous Speakers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
Comedy material can come from just about anywhere when you know how to look for it. Learn to take creative ideas and real life experiences onto the comedy stage and speaker's platform. The author of "How To Be A Working Comic" and "Comedy FAQs And Answers" returns with an innovative guidebook dedicated to creating and writing original comedy material.