Nonfiction » Entertainment

Sub-categories: Entertainment industry | Humor and satire | Gambling | Music | Celebrity culture | Television | History & Criticism | Computer gaming | Biography | Games, puzzles and brain twisters | Outdoor activities | Astrology | All sub-categories >>
Doctor Who - The What, Where, and How: A Fannish Guide to the TARDIS-Sized Pop Culture Jam
By Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,750. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
All the clever references to pop culture and science fiction canon in the new Doctor Who--a big treat for fans the world over.
Eyes Wide Open: 2013: The Year's 25 Greatest Movies (and 5 Worst)
By Chris Barsanti
Series: Eyes Wide Open, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Who has time to waste on a bad movie? In this quick and informative guide, critic Chris Barsanti ("Filmology: A Movie-a-Day Guide to the Movies You Need to Know") runs down the 25 movies from 2013 you should seek out—and the 5 worst you should avoid at all costs. This guide to the year in movies also includes Best-Of lists, Honorable Mentions, and DVD reviews.
Hackyu Won Too Free
By Denis Howarth
Price: Free! Words: 143,360. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
An insidious epical satire upon life and religion: large in scope, brief in presentation, written in swift haiku stanzas.
Comprehensive Bridge Bidding
By John Loney
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Comprehensive Bridge Bidding is a book for bridge enthusiasts of all levels. Basic bidding, hand evaluation, competitive strategies, and “carding” are covered. Superior new conventions and treatments are discussed. This is a “must read” for established partnerships. The author has been a contributor to the Bridge Bulletin.
Mondo Aeroporto
By Daniel Mazza
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
Nato dal grande successo dell'omonimo blog, Mondo Aeroporto proverà a strapparvi un sorriso con aneddoti e storie estrapolate dalla quotidianità di chi l'aereo lo prende, per lavoro o per vacanza. Talvolta alcune esperienze vissute da viaggiatori di ogni tipo sembrano uscite dai palchi di un cabaret o da una candid camera.
Getting a Head: Touring the World as a Giant Dancing Bear
By Daniel Falk
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
If you aren’t crazy before you travel across the continent in a van, performing in packed theaters wearing a mascot costume of a famous cartoon character, you sure as hell will be afterwards. Daniel Falk invites you to join his descent into madness, and to meet the friends he made on his way down.
Raise Your Hand: Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan in Europe
By Caryn Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
18 days, five countries, and seven concerts: this was how long-time Springsteen chronicler and veteran Backstreets contributor Caryn Rose spent her summer vacation, running from Paris to Prague to Vienna to London to Dublin, following Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on tour. Part travelogue and part rock and roll love letter, Rose takes you with her every step of the way.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
By Taylor Young
Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From time to time it’s entertaining to watch others squirm in hot water. The mean streak in us loves stories of woe – especially when it involves someone else. Sometimes, we are the blundering idiots with a tale of despair for others to be pleased about. Either way, the good deeds that don’t go unpunished make such juicy stories!
Sherlock: Every Canon Reference You May Have Missed in BBC's Series 1-3
By Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Within this book are all the references, with quotes from the actors and creators, notes from John and Sherlock’s blogs, and loads of symbolism. With character bios and notes on all the unseen cases, this book bursts with references for Sherlock’s fans, those who know the century of lore and those who are yet to begin it.
Funny Jokes
By James David
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The life becomes a big boredom without humor. Whatever be the merits of today’s busy and hectic life, it certainly has taken away laughter from our lives. Mental breakdowns we see around are proofs of it.This ‘Jokes E-book’ of ours is an effort to dissolve your tensions in a solution of smiles, chuckles and laughter.
A Just God Would Punish That! A Hilarious look at Teenagers
By Jack Bessie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,780. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Jack Bessie and his wife raised five bio kids, and then adopted six more. This book is a collection of two page humorous essays on every possible aspect of herding teens. Grouped by subject; school, sex and dating, self esteem issues, chores, and more. The titles of each piece are things the teens actually said, snide, stupid or absurd. A funny, and deeply personal look at life with teens.
Matinee and Evening “The Story of Actors Abby Lewis and John Seymour”
By Paula Moore
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This is the story of Abby Lewis, a beautiful, strong, and determined actress, and her husband, the charming, sophisticated actor John Seymour. Their love story spans more than five decades, through many trials and triumphs. The story gives an insider’s look into the trials and rewards of life as an actor. It paints a compelling portrait of a couple who “made it” in an extremely competitive field.
Forward Thru The Fires of Life
By Jimmie Badgett
You set the price! Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
A factual, historical, educational, and comical book about our family life, careers in the fire service, emergency management and disaster response. It includes “lessons learned” as a safety guide in many types of situations. It contains poetry and prose. It covers the importance of Wills and Living Trust. Our intent was to share the humor in our lives and encourage the reader to do the same.
Bagging The Bunny
By Randall R Bresee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A personal account of growing up during the idealistic 1950's and entering adulthood during the 1960's is provided through true stories about people who use wit, half-wit and a sense of adventure to tackle life's challenges. Hilarious failures and uplifting successes show that everyday activities provide people with opportunities to paint their lives brightly and boldly.
L’acteur International
By Sam Spiegel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: French. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Ce récit est l’histoire vraie d’un comédien parmi tant d’autres à la poursuite de ce grand rôle qui lui apportera gloire et richesse et reconnaissance du public. En attendant cette consécration, de casting en audition, de petit boulot en grande scène, d’un pays à l’autre, nous suivons cet acteur international dans ses pérégrinations dans le milieu impitoyable du show-business et de ses stars.
Video Krypt's Bumper Book of Movie Reviews 2011-2013
By Lee Robert Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,500. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Video Krypt's Bumper Book of Movie Reviews is a must for all film buffs. Packed with insight, analysis, criticism, pithy observation and blunt sarcasm, this collection of over sixty reviews takes you on a cinematic journey from Rick's Cafe to the barren wastes of the Antarctic; from the beginning of the universe to the distant future!
Following Kaufman - January 2014
By Robert Newshutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 225,620. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 199 recent master level chess games that are informative for the "Kaufman Repertoire for Black & White" and presented with a diagram for each move. I have annotated two Gruenfeld games this month.
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene
By Louie Shelley
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2014 by subKultur. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene is the collected writings of a freelance journalist who was commentating on the city's music and cultural scene in 1999-2000. They form a snapshot of a particular place and time: a specific moment in regional cultural history which can never be repeated. It's a great city, and it was a great year.
Conspiracy Theories
By Dee Van Dyk
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Conspiracy theories
Who killed JFK? Was Jack the Ripper a member of the Freemasons? Is Skull and Bones a secret society placed to form a sinister shadow government, or is it a gathering of wealthy kids performing bizarre adolescent rituals? Are we alone in the universe? Van Dyk’s Conspiracy Theories takes a look at some of the most provocative stories of our time, and the conspiracies that shroud them.
Magical M.E.: Washington Wizardry Applied to Alaska, Moneyball, Doctor Who, and Mexican Jumping Genes, Volume 38
By Rod Island
Series: Magical ME, Book 38. Price: Free! Words: 28,810. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
(1.00 from 1 review)
Volume 38 is the first major portion of the Magical M.E. Series focused on a person named Aimee. It covers news articles between 12/31 of 2013 to 1/4 of 2004 pertaining to the Psychic Field. It discusses topics regarding the theme of Emotional Intelligence and discipline for managing your Psychic Abilities.