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Sarah & Gerald
Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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In the years after the great war, life was golden and happy for those who had survived it. An entire generation of young men died so others could sit on a beach and splash in the water and have sandwiches on the sand. It was a golden time for American expatriates -- like Sarah and Gerald -- to be in Paris.
Classic Movie Haiku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This collection of haiku, some from the blog Classic Movies, most written exclusively for this book, is a loving tribute to 100 great films and the many details that make them special.
Queens Of Comedy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
They are comedy legends: Lucille Ball, Phyllis Diller, Carol Burnett, and Joan Rivers! Cinderella had a glass slipper, but comics have clown shoes that leave footprints on our fannies and handprints on our hearts. Queens of Comedy includes Dr. Sue’s personal interviews with great stars, show business advice, comedy secrets, and insights into humor and gender.
The Hollywood Scoop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,120. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 20th Century
Joey Delaney is only sixteen years-old, but she's not letting that stop her quest to become a star newspaper reporter. It's the summer of 1942, the world is going mad, and there are a million stories begging to be told. When a sought-after movie script gets swiped right under Joey's nose, she's on the case. The only thing she hasn't bargained for is the attention of dreamy Elliot Duncan.
I Could Smell the Sweat! West Side Story (1961) on the Big Screen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A blogger watches a classic movie in the cinema and discovers details that she has never noticed.
Jane Eyre (1934): An Essay
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
Charlotte Brontë’s dark and brooding story of an abused orphan who becomes the self-possessed governess to a little girl in a strange family comes to the screen stripped of its 19th century social criticisms and laid bare as a pure Rom Com. Blogger Java Bean Rush delves into the 1934 movie in this essay.
The Scottish Movie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Harry Greenville, a part-time writer living in modern Los Angeles, writes a novel about Shakespeare's 'Macbeth', and the cause of its unlucky reputation. He posts the first draft on a website where it's discovered by Hollywood — but not in a good way. The result: life mirrors art in an entertaining tale of revenge. (Positive reviews at Goodreads.com, etc. BRAG Medallion.)
Better Read: A General Theory of Democracy, Literacy and Participation in America
Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature
An American writer argues that the reading habit and the fate of American democracy are profoundly linked.
Cassandra by Starlight
Series: Starlight, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A London woman is swept off her feet into the glamorous yet surprisingly dangerous world of an up-and-coming star of stage and screen.
One Foot in the Door And Other Short Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
In the title story, One Foot in the Door (the other one in the gutter) a young woman attributes the creation of her son to Alternative Music and other shenanigans of her youth. Other stories include a runaway’s reasons for disappearing and a boy finds his romantic endeavors complicated by the fact that he is slowly turning into the Blob.