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My Little Po-Mo: Unauthorized Critical Essays on My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic Season Two by Jed A. Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,900. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
This second volume of essays in the My Little Po-Mo series combines critical analysis of the second season of My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic with ethnographic examination of its fandom, with a focus on what might be called the "dark side" of the latter. Sex, death, and chaos, handled as only a children's cartoon can!
Seinfeld Reference: The Complete Encyclopedia with Biographies, Character Profiles & Episode Summaries by Dennis Bjorklund
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,420. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Seinfeld Reference" provides a comprehensive analysis of the series, detailed cast biographies and character profiles, and thorough episode summaries with technical credits and guest stars. It is written by a television expert and the only book on the market with depth, accuracy, and insight about the show.
News Girls Don't Cry by Melissa McCarty
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Today the host of ORA TV’s Newsbreaker, and now calling Larry King her boss, Melissa McCarty worked her way up through the trenches of live television news. But she was also running away from her past, growing up in the roughest of neighborhoods, watching those she knew—including her brother—succumb to drugs, gangs, and violence.
History, Homages and the Highlands: An Outlander Guide by Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
With oodles of steamy romance, paranormal time travel, adventure, and much more, Outlander is sweeping the nation. Discover the facts behind it: from kilts and bagpipes to selkies and the fair folk. Bonnie Prince Charlie, Doctor Who, folklore, fantasy, customs, cities, festivals, and much more.
Swimming With The Sharks - Updates From The Tank - Season 1 by Hardy McDonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Exclusive sound bites, behind-the-scenes info, and the answer to the most pressing question of all: "Where Are They Now?" It's been five years since the doors to the Tank opened. Some businesses remain, many have closed...even ones that got deals. And others actually turned the Sharks away at contract time! A rapid-fire look inside the hit show.
TARDIS Eruditorum - An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 6: Peter Davison and Colin Baker by Philip Sandifer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 170,290. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The sixth volume of TARDIS Eruditorum, a critical history of Doctor Who, covering the Peter Davison and Colin Baker eras.
Netflix Instant's Best Movies by Ken Jeter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Do you have Netflix but can never find anything worth watching on Watch Instantly? Quit wasting valuable time looking for something to watch! Packed with over 100 titles on the Netflix Instant Viewing service, Netflix Instant's Best Movies cuts through the vast wasteland of unwatchable listings to give you many of best movies available!
Cheers Trivia: It's a Little Known Fact . . . by Dennis Bjorklund
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
“Cheers Trivia” was authored by a sitcom expert who knows this series inside-out. It is simply the best trivia book on the market. It covers everything–Cheers bar, primary characters, recurring regulars, guest stars, friends and family, and memorable patrons. Complete with a scoring guide and episode photos. Whether a casual watcher or avid fan, this book will satisfy any appetite.
Monkee Magic: a Book about a TV Show about a Band by Melanie Mitchell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Monkee Magic: a Book about a TV Show about a Band provides insightful commentary about all 58 episodes of The Monkees, as well as the film Head and the group’s two stand-alone TV specials. With a wry sense of humor and just a bit of affectionate snark, the author provides a fresh view, a provocative analysis and a whimsical journey for dedicated Monkees fans and nostalgic boomers alike.
The Very Soil: An Unauthorized Critical Study of Puella Magi Madoka Magica by Jed A. Blue
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!
A to Z Guide to Film Terms by Tim Moshansky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
An insider's guide to the terms and phrases used by the people who make movies and tv shows. If you want to work in the "biz," or just enjoy movies and how they are made, then this book is for you. Initally released in 1995, the print edition has sold over 20,000 copies. Written by location scout Tim Moshansky, this book contains terms spoken on film sets by actual crews. A must for film buffs
Fifty Stories For Fifty Years: An Unauthorised Guide To The Highlights Of Doctor Who by Andrew Hickey
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 68,960. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Doctor Who has been a British institution for fifty years, enthralling generations of fans. In this book, Andrew Hickey takes a personal critical look at one story from every one of those fifty years, starting with the very first story, An Unearthly Child, and ending with 2012's The Snowmen, and looking not just at TV stories, but at the books, audio adventures, films and comics.
A Brief History of Time Travel by John Rasor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A Brief History of Time Travel – while indeed relatively brief – is quite a comprehensive compilation of fictional time travel. It is chock-full of detailed recaps and interesting facts about time travel stories from books, films, and television. If you aren’t a time travel enthusiast yet, you will be after reading this – because, as Mr. Spock might have said, “Time travel is fascinating.”
2024: The Future of Television by Zoë Clapp
Price: Free! Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Looking forward to 2024 this UKTV book of essays explores the development of programming and technology and predicts who will be the winners and losers of the next decade. This book contains the perspective of a broad range of thought leaders – from creative programme makers and on screen talent to the new broadcasters and professional futurists.
Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger by Anthony Hayward
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,750. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger, Anthony Hayward traces the journalist and documentary maker's screen career, from The Quiet Mutiny in 1970 to Utopia in 2013. The book details the documentaries, their effects, such as the $45 million in aid triggered by Year Zero - The Silent Death of Cambodia, and Pilger's clashes with both the political and broadcasting establishments.
Scavenger Hunt - Hollywood by SleuthQuests
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This book contains 50 clue-based questions that will send you on a scavenger hunt throughout the city. If you want to add a little bit of history into your travels, then you won’t want to miss this book!
Seinfeld Ultimate Episode Guide: Insider Details About Each Episode, Show Secrets Found Nowhere Else, Most Comprehensive Source Ever, Written By Authoritative Expert by Dennis Bjorklund
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Seinfeld Ultimate Episode Guide is the best book for accurate information about the show. Each episode is summarized in detail with supporting and technical credits. You get an insider scoop about each episode with all the secrets, little known facts, and interesting trivia (how writers came up with episode plots, alternate endings, deleted scenes, and more. No source offers more episode intrigue.
A Dog From Spain by Belinda Duval
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Dramatic and funny story set in the south of Spain about the rescue of abandoned dogs. Trying to save the stray animals roaming the countryside, Belinda joins hands with PAWS, a local animal rescue centre.Coming from a world of glamour and showbusiness, she finds herself in the dust and heat of Andalucia almost homeless herself, when a dog called Girl crosses her path...
Cracking Up The Weatherman by R.D. Byron-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Behind the scenes look at practical jokes played on on-air broadcasters in radio and television, as told to the author by the pranksters and their victims.
Pop Culture in the Whedonverse All the References in Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, In Your Eyes, Comics and More by Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 204,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
All the references in all of Joss Whedon's projects: From Buffy to Firefly to Avengers to comics, and AA to zombies, shwarma to Star Wars, for the truly avid Whedon fans.