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Recollections of a Donegal Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017 by Stephen R.M. Jones. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Irish traditional singer Packie Manus Byrne (1917-2015) recounts his eventful life. A fascinating portrait of an isolated crofting community in the early 20th century is followed by stories of adventurous wanderings as cattle drover, smuggler, steeplejack, circus hand, actor, musician and more. Social history that leaps off the page, directly transcribed from taped interviews.
The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes, part 3
Price: Free! Words: 115,840. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Thank you for downloading this book “The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes” part 3. -From the M of Modern-Life to the W of Wordplay- This third and last book contains yet another five thousand jokes from a variety of sources from both famous and ordinary people. Hopefully they’ll bring a smile to your face, a grin to your mouth and maybe sometimes make your fingers scratch your head every now and then.
The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes, part 2
Price: Free! Words: 140,960. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Thank you for downloading this book “The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes” part 2. -From the F of Family to the M of Misunderstanding- This second book contains another five thousand jokes from a variety of sources from both famous and ordinary people. Hopefully they’ll bring a smile to your face, a grin to your mouth and maybe sometimes make your fingers scratch your head every now and then.
The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes, part 1
Price: Free! Words: 140,540. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Thank you for downloading this FREE ebook: “The Funniest Five Thousand Jokes” part 1. -From the A of Advice to the F of Family- This first book contains five thousand jokes from a variety of sources from both famous and ordinary people. Hopefully they’ll bring a smile to your face, a grin to your mouth and maybe make your fingers scratch your head every now and then...
Speculative Fiction 2015: The Year's Best Online Reviews, Essays, and Commentary
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Speculative Fiction 2015 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2015.
Gaming Guide - Gambling in Europe
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 327,300. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Introduction in gambling: theory, games (including poker), casino, sports betting, strategies. Gambling as a business in Europe and European Union Member States: economics, law, taxes, barriers, problem gambling. Since the emergence of the internet in the 1990s, an increasing number of gambling services have come available on-line or through other new remote communications technologies.
The Official Splatter Movie Guide, Volumes: 1963-1992
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 165,980. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Combining both volumes of the original print editions, The Official Splatter Movie Guide, Volumes I & II is a dream come true for splatter aficionados: a film-by-film guide to more than eight hundred masterworks of blood and gore. Each listing contains the film's movie studio, date of release, running time, director, producer, writer, and actors, along with a synopsis and review of the film.
Flights of Fantasy: The Unauthorized but True Story of Radio & TV's Adventures of Superman
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 163,280. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
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This new treasure trove of information on The Man of Steel covers comprehensive episode logs for the radio series and the original television series, plus the complete story lines for two unproduced television series episodes, and dozens of "deleted scenes" taken right from the scripts.
Final Cuts: The Last Films of 50 Great Directors
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Critic-producer Nat Segaloff was granted access to private papers, production records, never-before-published interviews, and specialized archives in reconstructing the colorful, touching, and sometimes scandalous stories behind the making of the last films of some of Hollywood’s top directors.
Also Starring... Forty Biographical Essays on the Greatest Character Actors of Hollywood's Golden Era, 1930-1965
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 150,780. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
In this book, readers will discover the unknown stories of Hollywood's greatest character actors and meet the men and women behind the characters they played onscreen.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 3
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 196,320. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 3 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 2
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 269,440. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 2 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
The Encyclopedia of Feature Players of Hollywood, Volume 1
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 278,020. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 1 of 3. Learn from the feature players of Hollywood what it was like to work on films during its Golden Era. Enjoy their often humorous and exciting stories as they lived out their lives and careers behind and in front of the camera.
Fantastique: Interviews with Horror, Sci-Fi & Fantasy Filmmakers (Volume I)
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 126,400. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The stories behind some of cinema's great movies by the people who made them. Here, in their own words, are insights, reminiscences and candid comments by the directors (and, occasionally, stars) of films as diverse as The Exorcist, Men in Black, Sleepy Hollow and Twelve Monkeys.
Trumped! The Inside Story of the Real Donald Trump—His Cunning Rise and Spectacular Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,950. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The tabloids tracked his every move. The business magazines predicted his demise. And the public couldn't get enough. But the only people privy to Donald Trump's real story were the members of his inner circle—men such as Jack O'Donnell, a top executive at Atlantic City's Trump Plaza Casino until April, 1990. For three years O'Donnell witnessed the goings-on in the House of Trump.
The Trivia Geeks Present: Harry Potter
Series: The Trivia Geeks Present. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016 by Implexity Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Yes, it's a massive book of Harry Potter trivia. It's also a board-less table top game that you can play anywhere.
MGM British Studios: Hollywood in Borehamwood
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 100,520. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
MGM British tells the nostalgic story behind England's biggest film studio from 1948-1970 in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire, England. The historic studio played host to some of the biggest names in Hollywood’s history and over 150 classic movies during the Golden Age of cinema.
Guided by the Beauty of Their Weapons: Notes on Science Fiction and Culture in the Year of Angry Dogs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 169,930. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
An anthology of essays by acclaimed Marxist occultist critic Philip Sandifer about science fiction in the year 2015, and especially about Vox Day and the Sad Puppies controversy.
Movie Outlaw
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 140,590. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
From filmmaker and journalist Mike Watt comes a new collection of essays focusing on more than 70 "underseen" films. These include "lost" films like Johnny Depp's directorial debut, "The Brave"; "Don's Plum", the film that Leo DiCaprio sued to hide from the public; Mauritzio Nichetti's sexy live-action/animated comedy "Volere Volare"; "The Ghastly Love of Johnny X", the last 35mm b&w sf musical!
Movie Outlaw Rides Again!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 193,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
From filmmaker and journalist Mike Watt comes a the long-awaited SEQUEL to the beloved Movie Outlaw collection. Brand new collection of essays focusing on another 70 "undeservedly underseen" films, such as, "Crazy Moon" starring a Keifer Sutherland; the hilarious "Frankenhooker"; "Jane White is Sick and Twisted"; Terry Southern's "The Magic Christian", "Nightbreed", "Cafe Flesh", and more!