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Nobody Does It Alone: Whispers from the LOST Community
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,870. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Brien Gorham. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Recapture of the magic of television's LOST through the eyes of its devoted fan base. "Losties" from all around the globe recount their favorite moments and discuss the show's themes and mysteries through the lens of their own lives. It's time to go back to the Island once more.
Medieval and Fantasy Fighting for Stage and Screen
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Series: Out of Harm's Way, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Visual & Performing Arts
Technique and choreography for broadswords, quarterstaves, and other medieval and fantasy weapons.
Baccarat - a Complete Baccarat System- using C.O.N.T.R.O.L.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book will give you, the gambler, a complete system and methodology for betting Baccarat. This book will cover how to play on the three bets in Baccarat. This system works for regular, mini and online Baccarat tables. Baccarat if by far the most over-rated and least understood game in the casino.
Los Mejores Chistes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Una divertida recopilación de los chistes latinoamericanos más graciosos Esta divertida obra le ofrece un gran abanico de chistes y situaciones cómicas que le divertirán y le proporcionarán, al mismo tiempo, una amplia gama de recursos humorísticos no sólo para su propio disfrute, sino también para animar reuniones. Más de 80 páginas de humor con chistes sanos.
Stalingrad for Beginners - Basic Tactics
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Series: Studies in Game Design, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Stalingrad, the 1963 game from Avalon Hill, is the most intensely analyzed game in the history of the board wargaming hobby. Here acknowledged grand master of Stalingrad George Phillies offers a copiously illustrated (84 full-color figures) introduction to game tactics, including opening moves of the hypermodern defense.
Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences (Bayan's Tirades, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Join the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" on a morbidly amusing tour of life's dark underside. Gathered from the vintage "tirades" on his Cynic's Sanctuary website, these eloquently witty essays help you chuckle sympathetically at the ghastly fates that the gods inflict on innocent organisms. (It beats screaming in terror, doesn't it?) Curiously intoxicating despite the bleak subject matter.
Profit From Dave and Buster's and Other Arcade Games
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011 by GDM Entertainment. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Want to learn how to beat the hardest arcade redemption games out there? I'm here to tell you that its not as hard as you think, and to show you I've developed this in-depth guide that will show you how to win at the most profitable redemption games at Dave & Buster's. That way, you will be the one walking out with the hottest electronics that you can sell for HUGE profits!
Time to Blow out the Lamp
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: 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.
The Xbox 360 Uncloaked: The Real Story Behind Microsoft's Xbox 360 Video Game Console, 2nd edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 181,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
This book is an in-depth journalistic effort to uncover the inside story of the making of Microsoft's Xbox 360 console. It chronicles the passion and drive behind the team that made it, and the second edition is updated with new information about the console's defect problem.
The Classic-Gaming Bookcast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,070. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
From the author: The Classic-Gaming Bookcast is an entertaining book about old video games. If you enjoy what's commonly known as retrogaming, you'll have a lot of fun reading these forty game-specific chapters. The prose is lively, provocative and often humorous. The book even contains strategies, insights and philosophies. I didn't want it to be like any other game-related book out there.
The Funniest People in Comedy: 250 Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A sample anecdote: Lou Costello of Abbott and Costello fame really got into Christmas, setting up an elaborate Christmas display each year with angels, music, reindeer, and many hundreds of Christmas lights. Comedian George Gobel lived across the street from Mr. Costello. Mr. Gobel did nothing for Christmas except to put up a sign that said, “See our display across the street.”
The Funniest People in Television and Radio: 250 Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A sample: Humorist Frank Sullivan had a sister named Kate, who bought a TV in the days when TVs were rare. Very quickly, she called a TV repairman, who asked, “What seems to be wrong with it?” She replied, “Well, for one thing, a lot of the programs are lousy.”
The Funniest People in Books: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Funniest People in Books, Book 1 ยท The Funniest People in Books, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A sample anecdote: G.K. Chesterton visited Broadway and Times Square at night when the scene was brightly lit by advertising signs. He gazed at the sight for a while, then said to a friend, “How beautiful it would be for someone who could not read.”
The Coolest People in Comedy: 250 Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 26,530. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: Starting out as a stand-up comedian can be tough. Dallas comedian Sherry Belle remembers getting laughs her first time on stage; unfortunately, the audience was laughing at all the wrong places. For example, she finished a joke, but the audience didn’t laugh, so she said, “That was the punch line.” That made the audience laugh.
250 Music Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
This book contains 250 music anecdotes, including this one: Marian Anderson was a famous singer of opera and African-American spirituals. Occasionally, someone would tell her that they would do anything to be able to sing like her. She would smile and then ask, “Would you practice eight hours a day?”
Katz Tales The Adventures Of Scoop and Au
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Series: Katz Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of 15 tales that celebrate the antics of the wise yet wily Scoop, and his sturdy and inventive cat companion Au. It includes Sofa Wars, an epic battle between the author and Au for possession of the best seat in the house, and Your Neighbourhood Nosy Parker where Scoop resorts to some nifty tactics in order to keep tabs on his friends next door.
Travel Observations and Revelations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Do you always end up sitting next to passengers with colds or flu on crowded flights? Do you amaze even yourself with your inane utterances on long road trips? Do you smile smugly as you recall a travel deal that you scored ten years ago? If you answered "yes" to one or more of these questions, you will be able to relate to this compilation of travel anecdotes intended to amuse and inspire.
A History of Stratford-upon-Avon's Theatres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A history of the creation of Stratford-upon-Avon's Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, and its metamorphosis into the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.
How to Play Without Getting Played: Blackjack Tips from Behind the Rack
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
A basic guide for playing casino blackjack written by a dealer with dealer input and experience in mind to share information on how to survive the blackjack experience and come out on top.
Katz Tales Miracle Cat
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Series: Katz Tales, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of how our senior cat Au came whisker-close to death and then recovered - thanks in part to a new miracle drug that kills the FIV virus. As Au is usually a very cheerful cat, this collection also includes stories of how he rules us all with a velvet paw. There is also a section of general health tips for new cat owners.