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Cracking Up The Weatherman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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.
English lessons with the IT Crowd
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
A new approach to learning English, this is a series of lessons based on the episodes of the hit UK sitcom ‘The IT Crowd’. Lessons include grammar explanations, exercises, vocabulary tasks and discussion questions. They are ideal for self-study and classroom use.
A Dog From Spain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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...
TARDIS Eruditorum - An Unauthorized Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 2: Patrick Troughton
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,360. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The second 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 latter years of the 1960s, when Patrick TRoughton starred on the show.
Babylon 5 Asked & Answered: Centauri Excerpt - B5 Creator J. Michael Straczynski Answers 5,296 Questions About Babylon 5
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Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The title says it all -- In this FREE excerpt from the 5-part series, "Asked & Answered" J. Michael Straczynski answers questions about the alien race of the Centauri, from how long the average Centauri lives to what happened to the XON.
Twitter Who Volume 1: The First Doctor
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Series: Twitter Who, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In this first volume of Twitter Who, Hannah J. Rothman takes on the complete William Hartnell era of Doctor Who (1963-1966) armed only with her trusty Twitter account and a fresh eye on old adventures. It's a New Whovian's journey through Classic territory, 140 characters at a time.
Star Trek: A Post-structural Critique of the Original Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,820. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Media critic Michael Hemmingson offers a history and critique of the original Star Trek TV series, and the impact it has had on our culture, language, and science. Using the post-strctural lens, this study offers an insightful examination of sexual politics, colonial expansion, the human superiority over aliens, military action and the prime directive within the Star Trek realm.
Steven Moffat's Doctor Who 2011: The Critical Fan's Guide to Matt Smith's Second Series (Unauthorized)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Punked Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
At over 90,000 words, this is the most comprehensive guide yet published to the 2011 season of Doctor Who.
Videojournalismus: Funktionalität-Geschichte-Empirie
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Price: $6.10 USD. Words: 103,630. Language: German. Published: June 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Deutschlands größte wissenschaftliche Studie zum Thema Videojournalismus.
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
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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.
The Christmas TV Companion: a Guide to Cult Classics, Strange Specials and Outrageous Oddities
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,830. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Christmas on TV is wilder, weirder, and more wondrous than you think! The Christmas TV Companion is a funny, engaging look beyond the same Christmas specials that air every year to the cult TV rarities, over-the-top made-for-TV holiday specials, and bizarre, spacey shows that truly expand the notion of Christmas spirit.
101 Ways to Market and Distribute Your Film
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 44,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Free Focus Publishing/BumbleBookPress. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
'101 Ways to Market and Distribute Your Film' gives filmmakers the keys to marketing and self-distributing their films both nationally and internationally. This comprehensive guide details how to sell a film the DIY way-from publicity and marketing to theatrical self-release and DVD sales.
Netflix Instant's Best Movies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: 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!
Men from the Adverts Telly
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Price: $4.56 USD. Words: 79,980. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Broadcasters behave outrageously in “Men from the Adverts Telly,” a Welsh journalist’s personal recollection of the Golden Age of Independent Television. Greedy bosses, bolshie unions and hell-raising hacks are recalled in a first book described by top literary agent James Gill as “intriguing and hair-raising stuff - Life on Mars meets Drop the Dead Donkey.”
Cheers TV Show: A Comprehensive Reference
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 157,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Cheers Reference is authored by a sitcom authority who assembled the most comprehensive book on this hit television series. Everything is included, from thorough biographies of cast member to detailed character profiles of each actors’ onscreen persona. There are complete episode summaries with full technical credits, and Emmy nominations and awards. If you love the show, you will love this book.
Seinfeld Trivia: Everything About Nothing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Seinfeld 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--show, primary characters, recurring regulars, guest stars, friends, family, neighbors, and lovers. Complete with a scoring guide and plenty of memorable moments photos. Whether a casual watcher or avid fan, this book will satisfy any appetite.
Seinfeld Reference: The Complete Encyclopedia with Biographies, Character Profiles & Episode Summaries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,420. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
"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.
Paranormal State Exposed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
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."
Monty Python VS The World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The inside story on the making of the Monty Python TV series by the US Curator of the Graham Chapman Archives, with previously unknown/unpublished material from untapped sources and from the Chapman Archives.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2012 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by Accio Books. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America. Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts is a survival guide that offers tips to make your stories stand out, job hunting strategies and critical advice to he