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Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
By Dimension Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
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.
Risk Tolerance for Poker Players
By Gary Carson
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
An essay on the incorporation of attitudes towards risk into a utility function and it's relationship to expert play in poker theory. What they've said about my other books: "Gary Carson offers ways to change your thinking about the game", says Curmudgeon, an Amazon reviewer. "Carson deals with the game on a much broader scale than most books", says Stuart Venable, an Amazon reviwer.
How To Sell A Gazillion eBooks In No Time
By Russell Blake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
How To Sell A Gazillion eBooks In No Time (Even if Drunk, High or Incarcerated) is a parody of all things related to writing, self-publishing and self-promotion. Featuring 59 Writer’s Tips running the gamut from selecting a blockbuster title to creating compelling narrative and dialog, Russell’s relentlessly evil humor mocks everything sacred to the writing profession.
Time to Blow out the Lamp
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
No Shit Sherlock
By Jef Meulemans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Personal observations and rants simmered in satire, basted in truth and served on a bed of blanched cynicism. If we can't make fun of ourselves, just who can we make fun of? That's a rhetorical question of course, stated to test your qualifications before reading this book.
The Best of Luck
By A.M. Murray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Dream interpretation
WANT TO GET LUCKY? This book will improve your luck in many ways. The first half tells how to get lucky in life by using Probability, Taking Chances, even Dreams, the Mystical and ESP. The second half examines the best ways to play Poker, Blackjack, The Lottery, other favorite games of chance. It would be unlucky to pass up this chance.
Mali to Mexico and Points in Between
By Darlene Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I have to tell you a story. Excerpts from a life well lived including stories of my travels, my friends, my family, and my career as a teacher. .
View from the West Hill
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.
Baccarat - a Complete Baccarat System- using C.O.N.T.R.O.L.
By Johnny Depot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
This book will give you, the gambler, a complete system and methodology for betting Baccarat. This book will cover how to play on the three bets in Baccarat. This system works for regular, mini and online Baccarat tables. Baccarat if by far the most over-rated and least understood game in the casino.
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.
Following Kaufman - April 2014
By Robert Newshutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 190 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
TV In My Time
By Doug McCoy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A memoir of TV as it was in the 1980s from a TV-obsessed kid who watched it all.
Endlessly Horny for Wonder and Magic: How Jim Steinman's Bat Out of Hell Perfectly Captured the Pre-Pubescent American Id (and Nearly Ruined Me for Life)
By Feedback Press
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Endlessly Horny for Wonder and Magic argues Bat Out of Hell writer Jim Steinman’s ability to speak directly to America’s inner twelve-year old is exactly why the album wound up selling over 30 million copies. As an actual twelve-year old when the album came out, the author honors the record he played endlessly that awkward, awful year.
20 Basic Rules for Professional Screenwriting
By Richard Finney
Series: Professional Screenwriting, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Those who can’t do… teach. This old adage has ended up being true with books about screenwriting. The authors have no real industry experience as working screenwriters. “20 Basic Rules for Professional Screenwriting” is a primer written by a working screenwriting professional who knows how to craft a well written script that people in the movie industry will notice.
Over the Hill and Across the Ditch
By Mike & Vicki Lynn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kiwi born and bred, happily married for 36 years, leaving the country of their birth, their friends and family for a new country, new lifestyle, and the chance to watch their grandchildren on their journey through life. Over the Hill and Across the Ditch is a humorous view on the Australian way of life by Mike & Vicki Lynn
Winning the Game of Thrones: The Host of Characters and their Agendas
By Valerie Estelle Frankel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
This book explores characters’ agendas, from Sansa’s secret schemes to Arya’s ultimate goal. What is Cersei’s true fear? What do trout or golden roses symbolize? Is the show a feminist success or a male playground? This book answers all these and more, revealing the enigmas and surprises hidden deep within the series.
For Lovers of English - 100 English Proverbs
By Jeremy Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
(5.00 from 1 review)
Good to see that you have an interest in English proverbs. They appear in all areas of life, offering sage advice to help us get on with people and stay healthy, wealthy and wise. In this little collection there are 100 proverbs divided up into ten chapters with ten proverbs in each chapter in a fun quiz format to test your knowledge.
Journey of Life
By Thelma Spencer
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Simple English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
This very lovely full color book of poems is based on real life experience's and emotions that anyone can relate to. Each poem has a unique story behind it. The poems have identified some points in time when those personal, emotional experience's have become very realistic to us and they have been put into beautiful poems.
Poems of Fun
By Charles Wylie
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite 3, 2 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 6 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,890. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Among the serious matters of life there is plenty of room for fun, so I hope you will get some out of this 7th of nine eBooks, complemented by those of Love, Friends, Mystery, Nature, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Heroes and Indignation, and The Sea. Perhaps this is the area in which you will find it easy to write verses yourself. If I can, you can: promise!