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Hollywood Mysteries
By Charles Nuetzel
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 77,070. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A book that reveals some of the most starkly startling stories beyond the headlines about the mysterious deaths of Hollywood stars during the early development of the film industry. Read about: Fatty Arbuckle, William Desmond Taylor, Jean Harlow, Thelma Todd, Lana Turner, Marilyn Monroe
The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three
By Thom Carnell
Series: The Carpe Noctem Interviews, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,210. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
ZED PRESENTS... The Carpe Noctem Interviews - Volume Three. The third offering of classic Carpe Noctem interviews by Thom Carnell features in-depth conversations with Alex Ross, Brian Pulido, David Mack, Diamanda Galas, Jhonen Vasquez, Screaming Mad George, Tom Savini, Tim Cridland, Jon J Muth, Cliff Nielsen, Joe Jusko, and Klay Scott.
Dave Maynard Spin, The
By Suzan Franks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by Rosstrum Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Dave Maynard spent nearly 50 years in broadcasting. This book contains humorous and historical recollections of his career. Included are interviews with many legendary entertainers and political figures as well as stories gathered from his travels as leader of the first tour groups ever allowed into Russia and China. He also hosted what is referred to as the forerunner to Star Search.
Unsafe On Any Screen
By Scott S. Phillips
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
If you love trash cinema — or just movies in general — then UNSAFE ON ANY SCREEN is the book for you! Compiled from the works of Scott S. Phillips, indie filmmaker, writer, and former video store owner, UNSAFE is a conversational guide to cheesy movies — a wild, entertaining read that’s like sitting around talking with your movie-loving friends on a Saturday night.
Dizzy: A Fictional Memoir
By Arthur Wooten
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Inspired by Arthur Wooten's life, Dizzy is a unique read in that it’s a fictional memoir that marries two genres: an exciting backstage show business tale coupled with a frightening medical drama. Angie Styles, a beloved Broadway star, is struck down at the height of her career by a mysterious disease and is forced to reexamine her life and the people in it as she fights to survive.
Your Band Is A Virus - Expanded Edition
By James Moore
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
“Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition” is the bigger and better sequel to 2010's bestselling book "Your Band Is A Virus - Behind-the-Scenes & Viral Marketing for the Independent Musician". Almost double the size of it's predecessor, "Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition" is the ultimate music marketing guide for serious independent musicians and bands.
In Mind: Lessons in Mind Reading and Mentalism
By Ian McCoy
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 55,410. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Would you like the ability to read other peoples’ minds? Predict the future? Give incredible demonstrations that would strike awe into any audience? In Mind - will give you this ability – guaranteed. With the popularity of the excellent American crime drama “The Mentalist” there has been a resurgence of interest in what may be termed “tricks of the mind”
Hitting Your Mark
By Steve Carlson
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
film acting is different than stage acting. this book tells you why and what you need to do about it. an actor's training is all on stage. The first time on a film set can be a mass of cameras, lights, wires and people. (who are all those people and what are they doing? and what do they want from me?) we also get into the psyche, rejection, success, competition and the art of auditioning.
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager
By Mark Workman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,400. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager is the first and only book on music tour management. Written with an acerbic wit and brutal honesty, Mark Workman pulls no punches in telling you what it’s really like to tour the world with a famous music group.
The Movie Uncyclopedia
By Eric Feinstein
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
With a healthy dose of facts, opinions, humor and footnotes, Michael Kun, Lou Harry, Eric Feinstein and Theresa Hoiles review the people, places and things that make up the multi-billion industry that we call the movies. From Valentino to Schwarzenegger to zombies to Twizzlers and everything in between, The Movie Uncyclopedia pokes fun at the icons and not-so-icons that make the movies great.
The Disneylands That Never Were
By Shaun Finnie
Price: $6.66 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In 1955 Walt Disney presented the world's first theme park. But in the last fifty years the Disney Imagineers have designed thousands of rides, attractions, hotels, and entire theme parks that have never been built. Many of these concepts have remained hidden in the company's private archive for decades. Until now. Over 50 years of dreams are brought to life in The Disneylands That Never Were.
Horrors! Cults, Crimes, & Creepers
By Stephen R. Bissette
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 135,780. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Creeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeekkk! Welcome… to Horrors! Cults, Crimes, & Creepers— The tomb door swings open, and grizzled tomb-tender Stephen Bissette offers you a grisly guided tour to the millennial horror, crime, and cult feature films released on video and DVD from 1999-2001. Open the coffins—er, pages—and they’re all here.
Wonders! Millennial Marvel Movies
By Stephen R. Bissette
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Welcome to Wonders! Millennial Marvel Movies, Stephen Bissette’s guided tour of the millennial science-fiction, fantasy, and animated feature films released on video and DVD from 1999-2001. They’re all here, from Battlefield Earth to The Matrix, from Akira to Yellow Submarine!
Diary of a Beverly Hills Matchmaker
By Marla Martenson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Quit-witted Marla takes her readers for a hilarious romp through her days as a matchmaker where looks are everything and money talks. She has introduced countless couples who lived happily ever-after, but for every success story there are funny dating disasters with high-maintenance, out of touch clients.Marla writes with charm and self-effacement about the universal struggle to love and be loved.
Halliwell's Horizon: Leslie Halliwell and his Film Guides
By Michael Binder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,770. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The first full biography of the award-winning film encyclopaedist and television impresario Leslie Halliwell, who compiled The Filmgoer's Companion in 1965 and followed it a dozen years later with Halliwell's Film Guide, both monumental feats of research and dedication. In an age long before the internet, Halliwell's books were regarded as the number one source for movie information.
The Pied Pipers of Rock and Roll: Radio Deejays of the '50s and '60s
By Wes Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Rock-'n'-roll and the men who brought it over the airwaves into homes and cars changed the cultural landscape. This book examines the phenomenon of the AM deejays who captivated a generation and helped define the counterculture that has forever changed the landscape of American youth.
The Psychic Intuitor's Handbook
By John Domanico
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The Psychic Intuitor’s Handbook explains how to perform believable readings with any divination device. This remarkable book presents not only how to gather information using cold reading techniques, but explains other areas that a psychic intuitor needs such as non-verbal communications and phases of life. All the techniques needed to perform reading and understanding the sitter is included.
Demystifying the Monologue
By Leonard Peters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Demystifying the Monologue gives you a comprehensive and simple method to picking, practicing, and performing a monologue. The book offers hands-on ideas for developing characters and revealing conflicts that will make your next monologue a one-person success. Demystifying the Monologue offers you a road map to a compelling performance.
Don't Wear Shorts on Stage...The Stand-up Guide to Comedy
By Rob Durham
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The previously unwritten rules of stand-up comedy are now explained for anyone wanting to make money in the business. It also gives comedy fans an inside look on what the lifestyle is really like.
My Hollywood MisAdventures
By Allan Cole
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 206,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Tales Sometimes Tall, but always true, of Allan Cole's years in Hollywood with his late partner, Chris Bunch.