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Underground Railway Theater, Engine of Delight & Social Change
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 125,820. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Essay » Literature
JULIE TAYMOR: "I am delighted to see this ebook on the great output of the Underground Railway Theater...a testament to the unbridled experimentation & success they have achieved." Written by URT Founding Art. Dir., with VIDEOS of PERFORMANCES combining ACTORS, PUPPETS & MUSIC in the DEVISING OF ENGAGED PLAYS from improvisation, it also includes PUPPET-COMMISSIONS from orchestras like the BSO
Thirtysomething at Thirty: An Oral History
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Illustrated with over 150 rare photos, including original TV Guide ads, press pictures, and sets and props. Foreword by Emmy-nominated writer Ann Lewis Hamilton. Afterword by Emmy-winning writer, Joseph Dougherty.
The Elton John Scrapbook: Revised and Updated eBook Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The Elton John Scrapbook Revised and Updated eBook edition is what his fiercely loyal following has been waiting for —it explores more of the much-loved legendary rock musician's extraordinary career with biographical background, interviews with his associates and musical collaborators, anecdotes, fan favorite lists, an ultimate pop trivia quiz, collecting Elton memorabilia and so much more!
Bad Choices Make Good Stories
Price: Free! Words: 67,430. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Becker and Malloy LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Oliver, a teenage hacker living in Germany, meets Donna online. She's an American girl living in New York. After chatting and talking on the phone for months, he finally decides to surprise her with a visit. But he soon finds out that things are not what they appeared to be, and that this visit will change his life forever.
Minstrel Magic
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 179,520. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Saron Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Black and White Minstrel Show was one of the greatest BBC shows. Yet after an unprecedented twenty-one years, the BBC airbrushed it from history. But the George Mitchell Choirs were more than the Minstrels and their story spans fifty years of light entertainment. Founder George Mitchell produced an entertainment phenomenon which deserves to reclaim its rightful place in show business history.
Incidental and Dance Music in the American Theatre from 1786 to 1923: Volume 2
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 162,000. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
The first series, from 1786 through 1923 treats incidental and dance music through the emergence of jazz on the Broadway stage.
15 Guide Books
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 80,660. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Table of contents Social Media Marketing Dealing With Relations Search Engine Optimization Driving A Motor Bike Restoration Of Relationships Relationships For Humans Cranes And Machinery Ways Of Making Relations Care For Health Netball Drills Facebook Votes For Online Success Starting A New Relationship Writing Ebooks Online Career Factors Affecting Relationships
Al Pacino: The Movies Behind The Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 220,470. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Al Pacino: The Movies Behind The Man is a retrospective look at the vast career of an iconic actor. This book offers an extensive look at the movies of the legendary Hollywood actor and includes over fifty exclusive interviews with those who have worked closely with Al Pacino. Giving a unique insight to a film icon who continues to dazzle, inspire and awe audiences the world over.
Animated Discussions: Critical Essays on Anime
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,360. Language: American English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Whether they’re tracing depictions of the apocalypse from their roots in the ancient Near East to hit anime of the 90s and 2000s, exploring the ways in which certain mecha and magical girl shows equate trauma and heroism, or just trying to figure out why Utena turned into a car, the essays in this collection combine an accessible style with literary analysis to present anime in a new light!
Sleightly Close-Up
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
Close-up magic tricks for everyone – from cards to general close-up Over 60 Tricks! Includes access to 3 online teach-in videos
You Won't Believe Your Eyes: A Front Row Look at the Sci-Fi/Horror Films of the 1950s
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 99,170. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
This book takes a light-hearted (and light-headed) look at those movies, as seen through the eyes of the children who saw them and the actors, directors, producers and writers who made them.
You Wouldn't Like Me When I'm Angry: A Hulk Companion
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 158,820. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Writer PATRICK A. JANKIEWICZ, contributor to Wizard & Fangoria, takes an incredible look at the cult TV series!
The Adventures of the Real Tom Sawyer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 128,590. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
If you fondly remember Leonard Starr’s Mary Perkins Onstage, Stan Drake’s The Heart of Juliet Jones, Al Capp’s Li’l Abner, or Wonder Woman (1978), Chico and the Man (1978), All in the Family (1979), or Murder, She Wrote (1984-1996), then you’ve unknowingly been a Tom Sawyer fan for decades.
Jerry Pam: Memoirs of a Hollywood Publicist
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Offering a unique and intriguing insight into the workings of Hollywood and its personalities, this book literally takes the reader on an A-Z journey of Tinseltown.
The Story of My Life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Not exactly a memoir, his fifty-year and often hilarious career assorted notables, nut cases, and celebrated friends, such as Groucho Marx, Oscar Levant, Billy Wilder, Tiny Tim, Ginger Rogers, and more!
What Is Hip? - The Life and Times of The Tragically Hip
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,780. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » History » Social history
On August 20th, 2016 11.7 million Canadians watched the final concert of The Tragically Hip, & the rest of the world asked, “Who is this band?” New York Times Bestselling pop journalist Marc Shapiro answers that question in the first American book about this Canadian rock band that largely shunned the spotlight but has become the standard bearer of a resurgent sense of Canadian pride & patriotism.
Confessions Of An Inadvertently Gentrifying Soul
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Silver Bow Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"Bill Engleson has written a very funny book filled with stories rooted in truth and leavened with affection. The Island (Denman Island, BC) , the people and all that unfolds in between will keep you chuckling as you hang on for the ride. It makes me long to return to Denman." ~ Terry Fallis, two time winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour.
Head for the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
HEAD FOR THE HILLS is a compelling and humorous autobiographical eyewitness account of the early days of Hollywood and some of its iconic stars.
Just My .04, Adjusted For Inflation: Entries From Allyn's Alley, the Blog of Tina Seward
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,550. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Come take a walk down Allyn's Alley with blogger Tina Seward. Whether it's events in the news or in ordinary life, Tina's perspective as a Christian, wife, and mother gives her a unique view on the world. Just My .04, Adjusted For Inflation is a collection of selected blog posts from her blog, Allyn's Alley that will tickle your funny bone, your brain, and your tear ducts.
Keep the Drama in Front of the Camera! Conflict Resolution for Film and Television
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment
The definitive DIY guide to solving interpersonal problems on set, in the production office, or in the boardroom. Contains step-by-step instructions for resolving creative and other differences effectively. Also includes worksheets and other resources to keep your production flowing smoothly.