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Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
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
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
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 the founding co-directors, 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
Cribbage: A Strategy Guide for Beginners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
For those who have never played a single hand of cribbage or for those who have some experience playing the game, "Cribbage: A Strategy Guide for Beginners" is a perfect first cribbage book to read.
Tales2Inspire - The Crystal Collection
Series: Tales2Inspire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Stories don't have to be serious to inspire us. Yes, humor is also inspiring. It can lift our spirits and put us in a happy frame of mind. The stories in Tales2Inspire ~ The Crystal Collection take readers on amusing excursions, from having lunch with Betty Friedan to sharing a box of chocolates with Sonny and Cher. You’ll enter this book with pleasure and leave with a broad smile on your face.
View from the West Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: 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.
Full Throttle
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Full Throttle is an entertaining account of an amazing man’s life in aviation that is sure to leave the reader laughing and head-shaking as the pages turn quickly. It is a compilation of short stories told by John Deakin over the years on Compuserve's AVSIG Forum. Some of Deakin’s stories are funny, some are sad, and a few are shocking for the amount of trouble Deakin managed to get himself into.
Time to Blow out the Lamp
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,820. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: 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.
Wild and Wacky: 60 One-Minute Monologues for Kids
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Childhood is a time of unexcelled wonder and imagination. These 60 monologues by children's playwright L.E. McCullough focus on the magical moments of delight and discovery that make being a kid one of the best things anyone ever does. This collection of 60 one-minute monologues contains fun and imaginative monologues for children.
The Blue Lady of Ada'Hi
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
tales of visits from "the Blue Lady and other spirits" to our Georgia mountain home.
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
(5.00 from 1 review)
Here are 400+ quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.
RC Cheat Sheets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Set Up Your Radio Control Car to Win! Now you can quickly understand how to adjust your RC car, buggy, or truck settings for optimum tuning! Within a range of tuning options, which is better, a higher number or lower? Thicker or thinner? How will a longer or shorter adjustment change the handling? If you keep scratching your head trying to remember -- RC Cheat Sheets to the rescue!
One For Sorrow Two For Joy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Categories: 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.
Cheers TV Show: A Comprehensive Reference
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 157,200. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Praetorian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Cheers Reference is authored by a sitcom authority who assembled the most comprehensive book on this hit television series. Everything is included, from thorough biographies of cast member to detailed character profiles of each actors’ onscreen persona. There are complete episode summaries with full technical credits, and Emmy nominations and awards. If you love the show, you will love this book.
Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,070. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
For more than 100 years, Hollywood Forever has been the premier burial spot for Hollywood’s top celebrities. Today, it’s a leading tourist destination for fans who want to pay their respects to their favorite stars. “Hollywood Forever Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is the most complete and comprehensive directory to find the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities.
The Ultimate Audition Book for Teens, Vol 1: 111 One-Minute Monologues
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The monologue book you have been waiting for! Award-winning material written specifically for today's teens. Challenging monologues in real language and real situations that are really fun to work on.
Patrick Swayze The Dreamer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Patrick Swayze, the beloved dancer, actor, singer, songwriter, producer, choreographer, family man, athlete, horseman, and more, had a diversified career in the arts world for over thirty-five years. Discover how his focus on dreams for himself and others guided him to live a zest-filled and hopeful life even while dealing with great adversity.
Four-Hundred and Twenty Characters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
These are humorous pieces of my life in the length of a Facebook status. All true. All foolish. All Status-ready. Each of these short snippets are of something I experienced, thought or witnessed. Have at it.
Tips: Ideas for Directors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Until very recently, directing wisdom was passed on in the form of "tips". Continuing this tradition, you will find them ranging from the way set a scene to directing the actor on the way to laugh. The tips are clear, concise, evocative, and constructed to give you a better day in rehearsal and performance. A buffet of ways to improve immediately that you'll refer to over and over again!
Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
“Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of dozens of celebrities, including film legends Buster Keaton, Stan Laurel and Bette Davis; TV pioneers Steve Allen and Ernie Kovacs; comedians Marty Feldman and Freddie Prinze; musicians Liberace and Rick Nelson; and recent additions John Ritter, David Carradine, Brittany Murphy and Tom Bosley.
Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide
Series: Cemetery Guide. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“Holy Cross Cemetery: The Unauthorized Guide” is a complete guide to the burial locations of nearly 70 celebrities, including film legends Rita Hayworth, Bela Lugosi, Bing Crosby, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Loretta Young, Jimmy Durante, Rosalind Russell, Pat O’Brien, Ann Miller, Mary Astor, Ricardo Montalban, John Candy and Fred MacMurray, plus detailed personal and professional biographies.