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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.
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.
The Doctor,The Eye Doctor and Me by Aboud Dandachi
Price: Free! Words: 35,350. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Analogies and Parallels Between the World of Doctor Who and the Syrian Conflict
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.
The Unofficial Roku Religious Channels Guide; Annotated by CazMaz Productions
Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Smith & Smith Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The Unofficial Roku Religious Channels Guide; Annotated is a listing of all the Religious and Spiritual channels and access codes available on the Roku set top box. The listing contains music, games, and non-profit channels of a religious and spiritual nature. These channels are no longer listed in the original Unofficial Roku Channel Guide; Annotated.
50 Movies That Need To Be released On Blu-Ray by James Durham III
Price: Free! Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This book is about Film, and Movies I feel should get an Upgrade over DVD To The big Ol Blu-Ray Format. I have provided links as well so you can join in and provide your own list of movies you would like see get the Blu-Ray Treatment.
TARDIS Eruditorum - An Unofficial Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 1: William Hartnell (Second Edition) by Philip Sandifer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,560. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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.
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.
TARDIS Eruditorum Volume 4: Tom Baker and the Hinchcliffe Years by Philip Sandifer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,960. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: 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
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 by hmatthies. 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.
How To Get the Most Out of Netflix by Paul Stevens
Series: Steve's Here's How 2!. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,690. 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.
50 Photo, Video & Audio Home Business Ideas by Wolfgang Riebe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Home-based businesses, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Part 7 of a series of 10 mini booklets. This book shares 50 practical home based business ideas using photo, video and audio - that's just under 2c per idea!
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!
You've Got Talent! You've Got X Factor! by R Tutty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Do you watch television talent shows wishing it was you on the stage? Do you say to yourself 'I could do better than that'? Does it annoy you when you know you're better than the majority of X Factor contestants we see on our screens on a Saturday night? Well my frustrated friends, you're not alone – there are thousands of us all thinking the same. Now you can do something about it with this book.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1 by Dramabeans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry(5.00 from 3 reviews)
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.
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.
Bloodsuckers on the Bayou: The Myths, Symbols, and Tales Behind HBO’s True Blood by Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
True Blood is more than an HBO show brimming with sex and gore, or another vampire horror story blown up by big media. Independent detective Sookie Stackhouse is following the classic heroine’s journey, as are her friends. From the show’s mythic structure to the maenads, fairies, demonesses, werewolves, and vampires, True Blood swells from its ancient roots to break modern taboos and boundaries.
Horror Movies - The Good, The Bad & The So Bad They're Good by Kevin Lindenmuth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 542,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Collected here are over 2000 reviews of horror, fantasy and sci-fi TV shows and movies from the 1950s to the present. From the popular to the obscure, this extensive collection of reviews from Kevin Lindenmuth offers a great insight into a wide variety of titles. The reviews include titles of interest to Kevin, were sent to him for review, or where the filmmaker was a friend.
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.”