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From Beggars to Choosers: The WomenGamers.Com Experience
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 153,750. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
In the past decade, the videogaming industry has grown immensely. The atmosphere for the next generation is notably very different today than it was back then. No longer do people question whether women play, but what they are playing. Gamer shame is dwindling, and the world is changing. This book,a compilation of articles from the WomenGamers.Com site, revels in the evolution of an industry.
Life’s Abyss Then You Dive
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 115,000. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A memoir about the making of James Cameron’s film, THE ABYSS From production through post-production
Jokes Junction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,890. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Laughter can make it easier to cope with difficult situations. It also helps you connect with other people. Many people experience depression, sometimes due to chronic illnesses. Laughter can help lessen your depression and anxiety and make you feel happier. This 'Jokes E-book' of ours is an effort to dissolve your tensions in a solution of smiles, chuckles and laughter.
Ridin' Around - Taillights in Chrome, 8-Tracks on Wheels
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,860. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Through the stories of the hilarious escapades-and sometimes heartbreaking experiences-of a croup of college-age friends, Ridin'Around will take you back to the world of small-town America in 1980. Drawing on real-life experiences, Elaine Fields Smith vividly captures the joy and pain of young adulthood...and how the friendships that help us get through it can last a lifetime.
The Roast Book: How to Present an Effective Joke-Filled Evening
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,450. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012 by Pastis Enterprises. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
So you've been asked to say a few words and have no idea where to start. Emcee and author Al Fisher offers complete monologues, jokes, great stories, put-downs, insults and ready-to-use introductions in "The Roast Book: How to Present an Effective Joke-Filled Evening."
Following Kaufman - November 2013
Price: Free! Words: 161,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 136 master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move.
Road Hard and Put Up Wet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Road Hard and Put up Wet” is a retrospective of Howard’s business travel over 46 years against a backdrop of changing culture, jobs and job expectations, and business as a whole. Often funny and sometimes sad, any professional traveler (road warrior) and their families should be able to relate to these recollections.
Tay Thi
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 118,840. Language: Vietnamese. Published: July 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Thời kỳ Xuân Thu – Chiến Quốc, Việt quốc có 1 cô gái giặt áo, ngũ quan đoan chính, phấn diện đào hoa, tướng mạo hơn người. Khi cô giặt áo bên bờ sông, bóng cô soi trên mặt nước sông trong suốt làm cô thêm xinh đẹp.
Monkee Magic: a Book about a TV Show about a Band
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Monkee Magic: a Book about a TV Show about a Band provides insightful commentary about all 58 episodes of The Monkees, as well as the film Head and the group’s two stand-alone TV specials. With a wry sense of humor and just a bit of affectionate snark, the author provides a fresh view, a provocative analysis and a whimsical journey for dedicated Monkees fans and nostalgic boomers alike.
Sun Sign Relationships ... An AstroCoach's Guide To How Each Sun Sign Dates, Relates And Communicates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,310. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Astrology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
We all want to love and be loved but not by just anybody. It has to be the man of our dreams, right? Yet our friends say ‘you have to kiss a lot of frogs before you meet your prince’ but do you? What if there was a way to dramatically cut the number of frogs you had to kiss? Would you try it? Of course you would! Well there is a way - it’s called astrology and this book is a great place to start.
Hackyu Won Too Free
Price: Free! Words: 143,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
(5.00 from 1 review)
An insidious epical satire upon life and religion: large in scope, brief in presentation, written in swift haiku stanzas.
The Star Signs - Truths, Traits and Compatibilities
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 135,090. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Astrology, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Everything you could possibly need to know about horoscope compatibility between the 12 signs of the Zodiac including detailed and interesting information about the traits and truths of each individual sign; their personalities and their love and friendship compatibility with the other signs of the zodiac.
A Guide to Essential Popular Music-Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Reference
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
This book is the first volume of a two-volume guide to the best popular music ever recorded and the artists who created and recorded it. The book covers a number of genres that comprise popular music including pop, rock, blues, jazz, country, reggae, hip hop, ragtime, folk, and others.
Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 167,750. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
In Breaking the Silence: The Films of John Pilger, Anthony Hayward traces the journalist and documentary maker's screen career, from The Quiet Mutiny in 1970 to Utopia in 2013. The book details the documentaries, their effects, such as the $45 million in aid triggered by Year Zero - The Silent Death of Cambodia, and Pilger's clashes with both the political and broadcasting establishments.
The Horror Crossover Encyclopedia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 187,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by 18thWall Productions. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
This book is dedicated to revealing the myriad easter-eggs and hints that tie together modern horror and prove the universe to be nothing more than a thing of fright. The Horror Crossover Encyclopedia is a reference guide of fictional crossovers within the horror genre, using a “six degrees” methodology.
Pop Culture in the Whedonverse All the References in Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Dollhouse, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Cabin in the Woods, The Avengers, Doctor Horrible, In Your Eyes, Comics and More
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 204,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Reference » Encyclopedias
All the references in all of Joss Whedon's projects: From Buffy to Firefly to Avengers to comics, and AA to zombies, shwarma to Star Wars, for the truly avid Whedon fans.
China Teaching Behind the Great Firewall & Other Inadvisable Things in a Country Shaped Like a Chicken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An irreverent and often satirical armchair adventure about teaching English in mainland China by a woefully overeducated former lawyer and part-time university music lecturer and teacher.
Horror Movies - The Good, The Bad & The So Bad They're Good
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 542,210. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Collected here are over 2000 reviews of horror, fantasy and sci-fi TV shows and movies from the 1950s to the present. From the popular to the obscure, this extensive collection of reviews from Kevin Lindenmuth offers a great insight into a wide variety of titles. The reviews include titles of interest to Kevin, were sent to him for review, or where the filmmaker was a friend.
Tragedy and Self-Destruction as Humor in Microliterature, Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 339,410. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
(5.00 from 1 review)
The PDF version on a tablet or larger size screen offers the BEST READING EXPERIENCE. It RENDERS CORRECTLY IN ADOBE ACROBAT READER but not in Adobe Digital Editions. Tragedy & Self-Destruction shows how microliterature entertains, informs and persuades in its treatment of everyday life and the extremes of the human condition. Find your own situation reflected and perhaps re-defined through humor.
Following Kaufman - December 2013
Price: Free! Words: 126,080. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 104 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. Additionally, games 5 and 6 from the recent world chess championship are annotated and included.