Books tagged: soaps

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That's Why I'm The Soap Opera Writer
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Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
That's Why I'm The Soap Opera Writer - This humorous short story goes behind the scenes of a soap where the drama is more intense than what happens in front of the camera. Bonus Story: Welcome To Slaters Falls - Find out who comes out on top when a dirty cop pulls over a take-no-prisoners bitch in this short story featuring characters from Matthew’s novels series Slaters Falls and Northbridge.
Sex On Soaps - Afternoon Love & Lust On Television Daytime Dramas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex research
A must read for any soap fan or student of the genre, this material looks at how sex and its ramifications are presented on daytime television and how men and women perceive sex on soaps differently. Utilizes inline citations to the comprehensive bibliography with over 50 sources including soap books, communications journals, and network soap episodes. Original version 1992. Revised edition 2011.
Getting Away With Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a mystery, set inside the workings of a daytime drama. Jake Winthrop is a superstar writer brought in to save the aging soap opera, As Life Goes By. What he quickly learns in a world where actors disappear into characters is that killing off characters might not be as easy as it seems.
American Business and Daytime Dramas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
On Thursday, April 14, 2011, ABC/Disney Television unleashed a nationwide firestorm in concurrently announcing that it was cancelling two of Daytime television’s longstanding prized soap operas created by the legendary writer, Agnes Nixon, “One Life to Live” and “All My Children.” Nationwide, fans immediately began protesting against these cancellations.