Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides

The Rating Game
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Ever curious on how the golf magazines come up with those Top 100 lists? The Rating Game exposes the A to Z of everything ratings and rankings.
Buying The Land To Launch Your Dreams
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home & Garden » Green living, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
An essential guide to purchasing rural property for those who dream of or intend to escape to a simpler life in the country. Whether you seek a few acres, a hobby farm or a future home site give, your dreams their best start with this overview of the process, special considerations, and insights on what and where/how to look for your corner of paradise. Includes live links to many Web resources.
Seconds To Disaster. Europe Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / Commercial, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
(4.00 from 1 review)
Are You At Risk? Is There A Race To The Bottom? Get Informed. "Meade and Ronan pull back the curtain on the airline industry and shine a bright light on the dark corners. Everyone who flies or cares about someone who flies should read this eye-opening account. What you don't see can hurt you." Capt. Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger, Captain of the Miracle On The Hudson
These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
Hollywood "B" Movies: A Treasury of Spills, Chills & Thrills
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
To moviegoers, the "B" was a movie of less appeal than the main feature. To a cinema manager, however, a "B" was any film at all with a running time less than 70 minutes. To the exchange, a "B" meant a feature that had to be sold to exhibitors at the cheapest price. This book extensively covers all three of these categories. Patrons did have favorites. Mysteries and series pictures were popular.
Automotive Intelligentsia 2011-2012 Sports Car Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
The all-new second edition of the original eBook new-car guide is finally here. The Automotive Intelligentsia 2011-2012 Sports Car Guide spotlights 46 of the most coveted rides on the road, Updated profiles place the reader firmly behind the wheel and chronicle each model’s heart-pounding performance, advanced technology and storied heritage complete with fun facts, photos and specifications.
Automotive Intelligentsia 2009-2010 Sports Car Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
The Automotive Intelligentsia 2009-2010 Sports Car Guide spotlights 54 of the most coveted rides on the road. Full-length profiles place the reader firmly behind the wheel and chronicle each model’s heart-pounding performance, advanced technology and storied heritage, complete with full specifications.
Silent Films & Early Talkies on DVD: A Classic Movie Fan's Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This handbook reviews 178 movies, dating from 1918 to 1934, now available on DVD. They showcase stars like Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Clara Bow, Lon Chaney, Louise Brooks, Charles Chaplin, Joan Crawford, Colleen Moore, Harold Lloyd, Gary Cooper, William Powell, Greta Garbo, Rudolph Valentino, Norma Shearer, Buster Keaton, Shirley Temple, Barbara Stanwyck, Ronald Colman, Lillian Gish, etc.
The Real Truth About Living in Hawaii; A Mainlander's Perspective
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
This book offers a real-life glimpse into what it’s like to live on the Hawaiian Islands. Written from a mainlander’s perspective by someone who lived on Oahu for over four years, this book is a true tell-all offering the pros, the cons, and all of the idiosyncrasies to Island life. It is also a step-by-step guide of how to actually move there.
CinemaScope One: Stupendous in 'Scope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,160. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
As usual, Reid gives all the info sought by movie-lovers. He not only covers well-known wide-screen movies like Auntie Mame, Pal Joey, Star Wars, 23 Paces to Baker Street, Comanche Station, Hombre, Manhattan, Man of the West, McCabe and Mrs Miller, Pal Joey, The Swan, 3 Faces of Eve, Bad Day at Black Rock, 23 Paces to Baker Street, Tony Rome; but also details 3-D's Inferno, Gorilla at Large, etc.
Great Hollywood Westerns: Classic Pictures, Must-See Movies & "B" Films
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
As many "B" and major "A" westerns are now available on DVD, here's a must-have book for every fan. Beginning with Tim McCoy's "Aces and Eights", this guide winds up with Gene Autry's best, "Yodelin' Kid from Pine Ridge". Other stars include Charles Starrett, Ken Maynard, Roy Rogers, Bill Boyd, Hoot Gibson, Tex Ritter, John Wayne, Buck Jones, Randolph Scott, Bob Steele, Audie Murphy, Alan Ladd.
Cigar Basics: A Guide for Newbies
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Cigars are a phenomenon that just won't go away. Steeped in tradition and culture, cigar smoking attracts newbies every day. But where to start, how to choose, cut and light a cigar. And just what is it that the cigar makers don't want you to know? Lots of information that will help you save hundreds of dollars on humidors, lighters and yes, even cigars.
SkyDiving 101: Facts, Lessons, and Pictures
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Imagine, You Bundle yourself out of the plane, open a parachute and float your way down to mother earth!
A Busy Girl's Guide to Natural Curls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
A Busy Girl's Guide to Natural Hair is a short and straight forward handbook on how to enjoy your natural hair without letting it take over your life. This book outlines wash day details, daily maintenance, and super simple hairstyles that don't take hairstylist skills. Before getting bogged down in natural hair information overload, this is the place to start.
The Ultimate Yard Sale Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Yard sale addicts revel in your addiction and learn how to host a big money yard sale. Use insider tips and techniques to quadruple the profits at your next sale. Wholesale merchandise list that offer quality hot selling items to add to your sale. Collectibles and antiques how to spot and buy from yard, estate, garage sales and auctions. Learn what your collectibles are worth.