Books tagged: broadcasting

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Full Search

Found: 23 results

A Particle of God
By Teddy Bart
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010 by O Books. Category: Fiction
Why do some people attain fame for what they do, and others, of equal or superior talent, do not? Is it merely luck, random chance, a crap-shoot? Or is there a predetermined script for success or failure in our lives? The question of who is anointed with stardust and who is not has haunted Joey Robin all his life.
Fall from Grace
By Richard Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,460. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Fiction
Tyler made a good living as a Caster - broadcasting his experiences, physical and emotional, through cybernetic implants to millions who accessed him online. But someone wanted him out. When Tyler's agent is murdered, he's framed for the crime. He finds out who his real friends are. Now the lives of Tyler's friends are at risk, and his fate is bound to that of a mysterious little girl.
Food For Thoughts
By Secret Agent X-9
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Food For Thoughts is a collection of assorted topics that readers should find interesting, and include such subjects as the economy, health care, UFO's, the broadcasting industry, the prospects and implications of possible life on other planets, and even some thoughts about the current state of comic books. If you're looking for something unusual to read, this just might be it...
Target Demo
By Randy Tatano
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011 by Accio Books. Category: Fiction
In the future, media bias is history. Manipulating the minds of viewers through technology is the newest way to get a candidate elected. Platinum Cable is the hottest new package on the market as it sends its viewers into a hypnotic trance... and off to the polls to vote for its Presidential candidate. And if the candidate wins the White House, he's got a big surprise in store for the country.
Beyond the Horizon: The Key to Broadcasting for Development
By Philip R. Darley
Price: $13.60 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
A wise African once said that broadcasting is magic because it can take a man up a hill higher than any he can see on the horizon and let him look beyond. In trying to find a relevant communication approach to broadcasting for development, this book illustrates the constraints and opportunities broadcasting systems have whilst trying to improve life for the people it is trying to serve.
The Radio Announcer And The Horse Dovers (Hors D'oeuvres)
By Robert Chapin
Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
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.
Slip of the Tongue
By David Heyman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Wilcox Publishing. Category: Screenplays
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.
Broadcast Journalism Street Smarts: The 2012 Survival Guide for Today's Television Newsroom
By Randy Tatano
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,490. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by Accio Books. Category: Nonfiction
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
The Deejays
By Arnold Passman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction
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."
Cracking Up The Weatherman
By R.D. Byron-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
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.