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Underground Railway Theater, Engine of Delight & Social Change
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 125,820. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
JULIE TAYMOR: "I am delighted to see this ebook on the great output of the Underground Railway Theater...a testament to the unbridled experimentation & success they have achieved." Written by the founding co-directors, with VIDEOS of PERFORMANCES combining ACTORS, PUPPETS & MUSIC in the DEVISING OF ENGAGED PLAYS from improvisation, it also includes PUPPET-COMMISSIONS from orchestras like the BSO
Cheers TV Show: A Comprehensive Reference
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 157,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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.
Yiddishe Kop: The Book of Jewish Brain Teasers Vol. 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Lateral thinking puzzles with a Jewish twist. This updated version of "20 Questions" poses 52 brain ticklers and mind benders that will force you to see the world from a whole new perspective. True to Jewish form, the puzzles help the players ask good questions. Play alone (with the clues) or in a group. Recommended for ages 10 and up.
Priority Thinking - A Guide To Quick And Accurate Decision-Making At The Backgammon Board
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
In the modern world of backgammon, where bots rule and anyone can access the best move at the click of a button, it's refreshing and meaningful to learn how to make critical decisions correctly and quickly, by yourself. Master the principles in this book and you'll confidently be able to find the solution even in the most complex of positions.
A to Z Guide to Film Terms
Price: $2.99 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
LEXX Unauthorized - Backstage at the Dark Zone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
LEXX, a subversive, surrealist space opera that billed itself as Star Trek's Evil Twin, from 1997 to 2002 and earned a fanatical cult following. This book tells the story of LEXX both onscreen and offstage, and of the unique personalities and bizarre chains of circumstances that brought it to life.
VENUS in SCORPIO: Relationships
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Astrology, Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
Simon Benjamin discusses challenges and benefits of having Venus in Scorpio. This is based on the author's years of arduous encounters with others and identifies problems that are likely to arise for all Venus-in-Scorpio natives. All Venus-in-Scorpio should be able to relate to this short e-book's content, due to it being very personal: based on real situations.
View from the West Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
Time to Blow out the Lamp
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
One For Sorrow Two For Joy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
Kernels to Storytelling Mastery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Action Adventure, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Bill Johnson reviews popular movies like Groundhog Day, Lethal Weapon, and Die Hard to set out principles of storytelling.
Deep Characterization
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,000. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Deep Characterization explores the difference between characters created to act out a story for an audience and characters created to act out a writer's internal dramas. A story written for an audience is a promise to take that audience on a story journey; a story written for the writer's own needs is a promise to transport him or her to the fulfillment of personal needs.
Crónica en azul y negro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,210. Language: Spanish. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
El color azul se asocia a la tristeza, a una tristeza dulce, blue, como dirían los angloparlantes, pero a la vez, también se suele asociar con algo puro, limpio, divertido. Por eso el nombre de Crónica en azul y negro por ese contraste que da el azul y el toque de crónica negra, de humor negro que tiene todos los textos que se encuadran dentro de esta publicación.
Quote Falls Puzzles
Series: Maintain Your Brain Puzzles, Book 5 ยท Puzzles, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 240. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
50 large size Quote Falls puzzles designed for hours of fun. This ebook contains funny, inspirational, witty, and thought-provoking quotes. Quotes from Richard Nixon, Garrison Keillor, Natalie Wood, Truman Capote and others. There are two large size puzzles per page. Not an interactive puzzle.
Grammar Without Tears
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Learn while you laugh, laugh while you learn, with this short guide to the most egregious errors commonly made in English.
Whobeda's Guide to Basic Astrology
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,530. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Astrology
If you want to learn more about astrology but currently know nothing more than your own Sun Sign, then this is the book for you! This witty & easy to comprehend guide provides all the information you need to understand astrology's basic principles (signs, planets, houses) plus some of its many applications such as career selection, parenting, getting along with others & timing any endeavor.