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Playing with Power: The Authorial Consequences of Roleplaying Games
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This study examines roleplaying games (RPGs) as both a literary and cultural phenomenon, in which the text’s producers take the role of an authorial multiplicity.
Preflop Online Poker: The 4 Fundamentals Every Grinder MUST Learn for Better Decision Making and More Profits
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
In this action-oriented book, Sky Matsuhashi presents an easy-to-follow roadmap to help you build necessary pre-flop skills, making online poker easier and more profitable. Finally, a path to improving your poker game. No more hopscotching from skill to skill, touching each and mastering none. Preflop Online Poker will help you build yourself into an exceptional poker player.
Dementia Sucks: A Caregiver's Journey - With Lessons Learned
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,690. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The surprising true story of one woman’s journey through the nightmare of losing both parents to dementia, as she learns that a sense of humor is mandatory for survival.
Thirty Years a Dresser
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 63,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Watching The Tony Awards as a teenager in the early 1980s, Dennis Milam Bensie knew he wanted to be in theater. Costumes became his calling, at first in summer stock and gradually with union houses, wherever he could find work. Thirty Years a Dresser is Bensie's third memoir, after Shorn: Toys to Men and One Gay American. His stories involve behind-the-scenes dish and drama during a wide range of
A Gift Of Laughter, The Autobiography Of Allan Sherman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"A Gift of Laughter", the autobiography of 1960s comedian-singer-songwriter Allan Sherman, tells in his own words how he “became an overnight success in only 38 years.” After surviving World War II (in Camp Wolters, Texas, where he was discharged as medically unfit -- for an allergy to Brazil nuts), and then getting expelled from the University of Illinois for breaking into a campus sorority house
Cinemusings: Essays and Interviews
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
John McCarty began his writing career as a film reviewer and interviewer for such cinema-oriented periodicals and “fanzines” as Cinefantastique, Take One, Film Heritage, Filmaker’s Newsletter, Today’s Filmmaker, Fangoria, Starlog, Filmfax and many others before he turned to writing books about his favorite subject since grade school – the movies.
The Hollywood Pitching Bible 3rd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book breaks down the process of pitching movies and television step by step. From choosing the right idea, to selling it in the room, the authors tell you how it’s done in clear language, suitable for the beginner or the seasoned Hollywood professional. Written by a screenwriter and a producer with decades of combined experience working in Hollywood as buyers, sellers and teachers.
Is This Legal?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,290. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
IS THIS LEGAL? is the story of how the UFC came to be. Art Davie, a huckster with a brainstorm, became the "pied piper" leading an unlikely group of martial artists, TV professionals, investors and fans on a quest to turn the martial arts into a big money sport. The first UFC event on November 12, 1993 spawned a new combat sport (MMA) that became huge worldwide.
Leigh's Views
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Do you ever get the urge to speak your mind about things you see going on around you? Well this book is just that, rants about anything and everything. So, sit back, relax. Read a missive or two. You might laugh, you might cry, you might view the world a little differently…
In the Spooklight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
IN THE SPOOKLIGHT is a collection of 115 horror movie review columns by Stoker nominated author and film critic Michael Arruda, covering movies from the silent era up until today. The column "In the Spooklight" has appeared monthly in the pages of THE OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION since the summer of 2000.
Life In The Bonus Round
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,670. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Join popular TV personality Todd Newton for an entertaining and inspirational telling of a life and career filled with dreams and schemes. The Host With The Most® holds nothing back as he shares his journey from a small town radio station to some of North America's most extravagant stages.
The Early Shows: A Reference Guide to Network and Syndicated PrimeTime Television Series from 1944 to 1949
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
The history of American television is finally written. The shows your grandparents chose as their favorites during the dawn of network television inspired the series of today.
The Doonesbury Trivia Book
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,160. Language: American English. Published: March 9, 2018 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Each character of the Doonesbury world, and the questions concerning them, are listed in this book chronologically in the order they first appeared. This book is divided into sections highlighting each Doonesbury character. Within each section, the questions/answers are listed in chronological order.
Hollywood’s Maddest Doctors: Lionel Atwill, Colin Clive, and George Zucco
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 80,780. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Finally a biography on those titans of terror from the Golden Age of Horror Films: Lionel Atwill (Doctor X, Mystery of the Wax Museum), Colin Clive (Frankestein) and George Zucco (The Flying Serpent).
Mad About Mystery: 100 Wonderful Television Mysteries from the Seventies
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Fabulous and often funky television mystery and detective series were as big a part of the 1970s as feathered hair, leisure suits, lava lamps, and bell bottom jeans. Remember The Rockford Files, Columbo, Charlie’s Angels, and Hart to Hart? Baby boomers rejoice: the histories behind the mysteries are now revealed by the unique and talented players that were part of these productions.
Pop Life: America in the Age of Pop
Price: Free! Words: 117,540. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Pop Life is a collection of essays across four broad themes: film & television, music & hi-fi audio, video games, the political & personal. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes tackles every aspect of "the pop life" with biting wit, humor and keen insight, bringing readers on an illuminating journey across the cultural landscape.
Zen Arcade: Classic Video Game Reviews
Price: Free! Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Games & Activities / Video & Electronic Games
Do you love to classic video games? Zen Arcade collects 140 reviews of video games across six classic platforms: NES, Super NES, Nintendo 64, NEC Turbografx-16, Sega Genesis, and SNK Neo-Geo. Author Daniel Thomas MacInnes, guides you through this living history with warmth, humor and sharp wit. Zen Arcade is a celebration of the vitality and power of classic video games to inspire and entertain.
The Book of Mega Millions Numbers - 2018 Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
The most comprehensive list of numbers and analysis of those numbers you will find in relation to the Mega Millions lottery game. It contains an abundance of data to help you in your quest to pick the next jackpot-winning combination.
Cooking With Columbo: Suppers With The Shambling Sleuth - Episode guides and recipes from the kitchen of Peter Falk and many of his Columbo co-stars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Biography
Columbo super-fan, Jenny Hammerton, offers an episode by episode guide, focusing on the food and drink which are so prominently sprinkled throughout the greatest television detective series ever made. She guides you through cherry-picked, episode-specific recipes and suggests ways to make your Columbo dinner party, the talk of the town.
Geek Versus Geek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018 by Overlord Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Collected for the first time! 36 geek arguments from across seven years of Geek Speak Magazine. With a Foreword penned by best-selling author Seanan McGuire, Geek Versus Geek is like having season tickets to the nerdiest debate club of all time. (And that is very much saying something.)