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Tokens of the Liars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Radio journalist and white liar, Cat Carlyle gathers the attention of a serial killer. What will her lying cost her and how much will she have to pay?
Riding the Shortwaves: Exploring the Magic of Amateur Radio
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Electronics / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Computers & technology
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Amateur or "ham" radio is enjoying a resurgence, welcoming thousands to the excitement of the hobby. This hundred-year-old pastime continues to keep up with the times but also leads the way in technical innovations. Ham operator and bestselling author Don Keith (call sign N4KC) mixes easy-to-understand advice with fictional stories to show what the hobby is all about in the 21st century.
Endgame: The Ultimate Reality Show
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,850. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by RandyTatano. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
It's the reality show with the ultimate prize. The White House. A reality show contestant running for President? Since we have politicians showing up on Dancing with the Stars, why not reverse the process? Sounds far-fetched, but when you have a biased network that will pull out all the stops and a nation obsessed with celebrity, anything's possible.
Broadcast Journalism Pocket Checklist: A daily guide for reporters, anchors and producers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
In broadcast journalism, nothing is worse than missing something important because... you forgot. These days news people are being pulled in many different directions. In addition to getting stories and newscasts on the air, you now have to worry about updating the station's website, Facebook, and Twitter. There's so much stuff to do, you'd better write it all down. Now you don't have to.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2013 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Volume Two for 2013! It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America.
Cracking Up The Weatherman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Social Science » Media studies
Behind the scenes look at practical jokes played on on-air broadcasters in radio and television, as told to the author by the pranksters and their victims.
The Deejays
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
In 1971, Arnold Passman's 'The Deejays' was the first book to closely examine the rise of the disc jockey - the tribal chieftains who manipulate (and possibly create) popular taste with every spin of the turntable. It became the "go-to" reference book on the subject for decades thereafter. Included is a never-before-published afterword from the author, "How We Hate to Get Up in the Morning."
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2012 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by RandyTatano. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
It's time for reporters to get street smart. And not just about reporting. There's more to the television news business than gathering facts and getting your face on camera. You need to navigate the minefield present in every newsroom in America. Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts is a survival guide that offers tips to make your stories stand out, job hunting strategies and critical advice to he
Slip of the Tongue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Wilcox Publishing. Categories: Screenplays » Short, Screenplays » Drama
Slip of the Tongue is a three-act play about a small-town radio talk show host, Dennis Cicero, who makes a casual remark about the death of a city councilman in an auto accident. This upsets the mayor, his station manager, and other dark forces, and results in bringing fear and danger to him and his family.
The Radio Announcer And The Horse Dovers (Hors D'oeuvres)
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I was excited about radio announcing and received my degree in radio broadcasting and journalism. On my first assignment I was working at a country western station in Springfield, Mass and was given the task of reading live copy on air. The salesman changed my copy while I was on air and with no time to proof read it - I blundered and it came out "Horse Dovers" instead of Hors D'oeuvres.