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GRE Reading Comprehension: Detailed Solutions to 200 Questions
Series: Test Prep, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Foreign language study, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- GRE (Graduate Record Examination)
GRE Reading Comprehension: Detailed Solutions to 200 Questions is designed to help students analyze and interpret complex and unfamiliar passages in the minimum possible time by employing simple, yet effective test-taking strategies. With over 200 Reading Comprehension questions straddling all possible topics, formats and question types, students get the most intensive practice opportunities.....
Award-Winning Films of the 1930s
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,170. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Unlike other books on this topic, Reid's account includes more than just the main winners. Most books, even those that claim to be complete, exclude those films associated with honorary award winners such as Judy Garland's Babes in Arms, Mickey Rooney's Hold That Kiss and Judge Hardy's Children, Edgar Bergen's Goldwyn Follies, Shirley Temple's Baby Take a Bow, Charles Chaplin's The Circus, etc.
CinemaScope Four: M-G-M MOVIES Light Up the Screen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,170. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book examines 110 wide-screen CinemaScope titles including Bad Day at Black Rock, Bells Are Ringing, Brigadoon, Designing Woman, Far From the Madding Crowd, Gigi, Guys and Dolls, King of Kings, Les Girls, Lust for Life, Moonfleet, The Reluctant Debutante, Rose Marie, 7 Brides for 7 Brothers, Silk Stockings, The Swan, Viva Las Vegas; as well as Ben-Hur, High Society and 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Beyond Narrative Summary: An Essential Guide to Story Composition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,460. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Learn the secret published authors already know.Take your stories from excessive narrative summary to engaging scenes, by removing the guesswork and understanding the elements needed to create scenes and compose your story. You will learn about the basic components used to create a scene and how to connect these components in an effective way that creates a great story.
Parents Guide to Fandoms
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Mystic Moon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
This guide was written for the parents who want to understand what their teen is interested in. This guide includes terms, web address, descriptions, Fandom art, and cos-players.
Inciting Incident: How to Begin Your Story and Engage Audiences Right Away
Series: Story Structure Essentials. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Screenwriting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity
This guide will teach you all you need to know about the inciting incident--your secret weapon against boring your audience. You’ll learn about the 4 key traits of the inciting incident; when to keep it off-screen; its connection to genre; 4 ways to handle what happens afterwards; how it can help you edit; and strategies for writing your first pages. Plus, 10 case studies from blockbuster movies!
Car Dealer Hell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 51,030. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism
Be armed and ready the next time you buy a car. Car Dealer Hell is a complete car buyer’s guide. This book exposes the scams, gimmicks and deceitful practices used by dealers every day. Get useful checklists, summaries and resources that will help you avoid car dealership traps while getting the best deal for your new or used car.
Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Empire. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to Easy Smashwords Formatting In OpenOffice. In this guide you'll learn the ten steps it takes to get your book into the Smashwords Premium Distribution Program every time. This book is specifically designed for those of you who prefer to use the free word processing program known as OpenOffice.
Movies International: America's Best, Britain's Finest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,770. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
British moviegoers love U.S. films. Why? A cinema manager in London's East End told me: "People come to the movies to get lost. They don't want to see Frank Sinatra in a U.K. movie, treading the same dreary streets they live in, day in, day out. They want Frank transported to a magic world, or a different world. That's what Hollywood supplies. British films are too realistic, too down-to-earth."
The Short Fuse Guide to Working with Book Bloggers
Series: Short Fuse Guides, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(3.00 from 1 review)
One of the very best ways to reach readers is to connect with a passionate and internet-savvy group of readers and reviewers who delight in sharing the books they love with others: book bloggers. Literary agent and book blogger Jen Karsbaek shows you how best to approach and work with book bloggers to secure reviews, spread word of mouth, and build strong buzz for your new release.
Quote Sport Unquote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This is a collection of quotes from all sectors of the sporting world; players, officials, press and spectators. It covers all major sports and some minor ones such as conkers and lawn mower racing. It is predominantly about sport in Great Britain and gives an outsider a unique perspective of how we view ourselves and how much we differ from the Americans in our approach to the game.
499 Funny and Serious Life Quotes Part 4 (001 To 499)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
An inspiring collection of 499 funny and serious life quotes
A Writer's Guide to Harry Potter
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016 by Lisa London. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Author of HarryPotterForWriters.com blog and international speaker, S.P. Sipal, charms both fans and writers with her insight into the techniques which brought Rowling’s magical world to life. This fifth-anniversary edition has been completely updated and expanded to include Harry Potter and the Cursed Child and the upcoming film trilogy, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Escape the Game: How to Make Puzzles and Escape Rooms
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Good escape rooms are made by thinking of the player experience first. Escape the Game covers all aspects of creating your escape room from scratch. The book is meant to inspire designers to think holistically and to think about their escape rooms as more than the sum of their parts. Includes a sample puzzle that you can use in your room!
These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards: A Film-Lover's Guide to the Best of the Rest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
A most interesting book, These Great Movies Won No Hollywood Awards details 142 marvelous films that thrilled audiences and critics, with a special supplement on director Henry Hathaway and his movies. JHR was the first critic to make people aware of Hathaway's importance. At first, only the French critics agreed with John, but now Hathaway is recognized as one of the great masters of the cinema.
About Writing: Your Essential Writing Manual
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Both of Suz deMello’s famed writing manuals, now in one handy volume. Suz discusses characterization and conflict, story creation and the mythic structure, point of view, info dumps, dialog and much, much more!
Serious Revenge - Reference Handbooks and Manuals Humor and Satire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,030. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Serious Revenge is a manual for those looking to seek justice in a broken system. The book is designed to help you defend yourself from the predatory behavior of hustlers, stalkers, bad bureaucrats and outright jerks. If you have ever tried to use the legal system to get someone to leave you alone, you realize it's hopelessly broken. This manual will help you get restitution you deserve...
HOLLYWOOD CLASSICS Index of Movie Titles BOOKS 1-16: "A" - "Z"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Directories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Illustrated with no less than 35 classic movie posters from the author's own collection, here is a full list of all the films (over 2,000 of them) extensively detailed and reviewed in books 1 through 16 of the acclaimed Hollywood Classics series. Details include the years of original release and title changes. Also listed are articles such as Best Movies of All Time, Raymond Chandler On Screen.
Memorable Films of the Forties
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This book not only captures headliners like Laura, Casablanca, Easter Parade, Meet Me in St Louis, Yankee Doodle Dandy, All About Eve, Tree Grows in Brooklyn, 3 Musketeers, Picture of Dorian Gray and The Paleface, but also focuses on popular pix like Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein, Egg and I, Ali Baba and 40 Thieves, Cobra Woman, Cat and the Canary, Ghost Breakers, Caught, Glass Key, Dallas.
Easily Memorize the World Map - Asia
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Social science
Remember all the countries of Asia. Easy Mnemonic-based memory system. Know where the countries are. Exactly. Also learn an easy way to draw the Map from memory. A few simple lines. And the map of Asia is ready. Draw the world map on the back of an envelope. Anytime. Impress your friends with this immensely rare talent. Follow International stories. Become a Global citizen.