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Nobody Does It Alone: Whispers from the LOST Community by Meg Donhauser, Heather Hersey, & Cathy Stutzman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,870. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Brien Gorham. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
The Lyndon Technique: The 15 Guideline Map to Booking by Amy Lyndon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,090. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The Lyndon Technique provides a practical approach to Auditioning and Booking the job on the first take. Each chapter provides detailed insight into each guideline of Amy Lyndon's “15 Guideline Map to Booking.” You've got the talent, you've got the training, now get the book that will help you get paid for it all! If you want to learn how to work as an actor, then this is the Handbook for you!
The Show Bible for TV Pitching by Alan H. Zatkow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry(5.00 from 2 reviews)
If you want to pitch your original television show or web series to entertainment industry professionals - from producers and show runners to agents and directors, and especially to network executives -- you need a Show Bible. Learn how to craft an exciting read that will get you meetings, put a professional team together, and understand how networks negotiate so you are fully prepared to win.
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective by Fred Velez
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective chronicles the stories of fans and their personal experiences with the 60's Pop music group, Fred Velez, known for over 40 years as a Monkees super-fan, writes about the TV show, the music, the concert tours, the different career paths the members of the group took, and the personal interactions with their loyal fans.
Toddler TV: a Befuddled Father's Guide to What the Kids are Watching by Michael Curry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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?
The Ultimate TRUE BLOOD Trivia Guide by Sheri R Anderson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Think you know everything there is to know about True Blood? Put your knowledge to the test with The Ultimate True Blood Trivia Guide. The Ultimate True Blood Trivia Guide features more than 1400 questions from the first three seasons of Alan Ball's critically acclaimed HBO drama.
Jonathan Frid: Interview with the Dark Shadows Vampire by Thomas M. Sipos
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This interview with actor Jonathan Frid (Barnabas Collins on TV's Dark Shadows) first appeared in Filmfax #83 (February/March 2001). An expanded version was later published in Halloween Candy (2001), incorporating additional material about Frid's childhood. This Smashwords ebook edition is the expanded version -- about 8,600 words.
My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season One by Jed A. Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This first volume of essays adapted from the blog My Little Po-Mo combines a critical study of the first season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its adult fans to explore questions about their motivations and experiences, along with the show that inspired them.
Paranormal State Exposed by Kirby Robinson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
PARANORMAL STATE ran on the A&E network from December 2007 through May 2011. This documentary program was comprised of a team of Penn State University students who wanted to help those troubled by unexplained phenomena. The Paranormal State/Paranormal Research Society's motto was, "To trust, honor, and always seek the truth."
New Light on Movie Bests by John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Everyone loves Best Movies' lists. But this book is much more than just a list of 400 great movies. Many are examined in exhaustive detail: "The Third Man", "Shepherd of the Hills", "The General", "Gilda", "Tales of Manhattan", "The Big Clock", "Anna Karenina", "Adventures of Sherlock Holmes", "China Seas", "Duck Soup", "Thin Man" films, "Cat People", "Old Dark House", "Trouble with Harry", etc.
Cocaine Wasteland A Porn Star Is D.O.A. by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
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.
Trek Fail! by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,040. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Award-winning author Robert T. Jeschonek knows his Star Trek. Now he invites you to explore the vast realm of published and unpublished Trek. Can you guess which pitches or proposals deserved a FAIL? Which ones scored an UNFAIL? You be the judge in this book that's also a game. Compare your verdict to history's outcome as you voyage through one man's personal Trek universe.
Turn Your Android Phone or Tablet into a Multimedia Hub by Fiona Gatt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by MetaPlume. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
What does it take to turn your smartphone or tablet into a multimedia hub? Android! With the help of some really cool multimedia apps available on the Android Market, the multimedia functionalities of even mid-range smartphones can be fully explored. This eBook will take you on a journey of discovery of what your Android smartphone or tablet can really achieve in the multimedia sphere.
Sherlock: Every Canon Reference You May Have Missed in BBC's Series 1-3 by Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Within this book are all the references, with quotes from the actors and creators, notes from John and Sherlock’s blogs, and loads of symbolism. With character bios and notes on all the unseen cases, this book bursts with references for Sherlock’s fans, those who know the century of lore and those who are yet to begin it.
Steven Moffat’s Doctor Who 2012-2013: The Critical Fan’s Guide to Matt Smith’s Final Series (Unauthorized) by Steven Cooper & Kevin Mahoney
Series: Steven Moffat’s Doctor Who, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Punked Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
At over 90,000 words, this is the most comprehensive fan guide yet published to the 2012-2013 season of Doctor Who, and its 50th Anniversary. This series was the most demanding yet for Steven Moffat; no other Doctor Who showrunner had previously faced an assignment like writing a series finale, an anniversary story, and a combined Christmas Special/Doctor finale in quick succession.
Food For Thoughts by Secret Agent X-9
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Food For Thoughts is a collection of assorted topics that readers should find interesting, and include such subjects as the economy, health care, UFO's, the broadcasting industry, the prospects and implications of possible life on other planets, and even some thoughts about the current state of comic books. If you're looking for something unusual to read, this just might be it...
So You Want to Be a Stunt Person by Marvin Walters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A beginner's guide to breaking into the stunt industry for both movies and television.
British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD by John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British DVD suppliers have now released around 700 classic films. This book details some of Britain’s best. Over 400 movies in all are described in either minute detail or in summary form. And the quality (or lack of same) in the DVD transfer is fearlessly indicated. The author's emphasis is on movies made before 1970, especially those featuring popular stars as Stewart Granger, James Mason.
Milestones in Television History: JAG, the Military Law Drama that Redefined American Patriotism by Alonso Delarte
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Although undeservedly underrated by critics, scholars and other television writers, "JAG" was a a ratings success that redefined American patriotism in the common consciousness in the immediate post-9/11 era. This long overdue book examines the phenomenon of "JAG" from a scholarly perspective, covering reception as well as legal and military authenticity.
How To Get the Most Out of Netflix by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's Here's How 2!. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,400. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Netflix is a virtual trove of entertainment. Its sheer size and endless flux of titles coming and going offers great opportunities for entertaining viewing – if you can locate the right titles, that is. How often have you sat down, and even though you know Netflix teems with content, you are basically stuck for which title to watch? This book tackles that subject head on.