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The Haunted Heart: Spring
Pre-release—available October 30, 2018. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Antiques dealer Flynn Ambrose is invited to authenticate the mummy of an ancient Egyptian magician at the creepy house of the very odd Mr. Irving Annemann.
The Best Fooling
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 115,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
In this second volume Michael Bawtree recounts his experience as a new immigrant in Canada, and his first steps as a professional actor, a university instructor, a book critic and playwright. Michael's story gives us a picture of Canada's theatre activity in the sixties and seventies, with honest portraits of some of its most distinguished artists
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.
Othello (Director's Playbook Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 26,890. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Plays » Shakespeare
William Shakespeare's classic, the tragedy of Othello, Moor of Venice, joined in an interracial marriage and driven to jealousy by his maleficent officer.
Cry After Sunset
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Cry After Sunset explores the damaged relationship between a clever daughter and her father. It is also perhaps a bit cynical about the honesty of politics but in a light hearted manner. It is a play easily performed by a small drama group in a school, or a dramatic society, as it only has two characters, and the female role is of equal standing. It is based on crossword clues and is fictitious,
Like a Guardian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,090. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like a Guardian is the autobiography of Holocaust survivor, artist, author/playwright and musician Leo Cappel. Graduate of the Rietveld Art Academy, Amsterdam, and immigrant from Holland to New Zealand. Leo and his wife built their own yacht, and lived aboard for 16 years. Format: Leo recounts his memories to his granddaughter Tracy. Suitable for adults and teenagers. Easy reading.
The Day God Returned
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Plays » Australian & Oceanian
This is a short play that looks at the day God returns and sits down and has a chat with a patron of the local pub. Funny and thought provoking for those with an open mind. Can you handle it?
What's So Great About Shakespeare? A Biography of William Shakespeare Just for Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Literary
The story of William Shakespeare begins with his birth on April 23, 1564. He was born to a Catholic family in a time when Queen Mary I of England was doing her best to convince the entire country to support the Catholic Church. But when Shakespeare turned 4 years old, a new Queen sat down on her throne – and under her rule Catholics (include Shakespeare’s parents) would be treated very differently
Lucid Dreaming - March 2014
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Enter our dreams and ask afterwards if it was just a dream. We include selected short stories and vignettes in various genres from writers across the country. Quality is the only criteria for inclusion. The March issue includes, "The Green Room,” where a group of actors rebel during a performance and “An Octopus Swimming the Worst Ocean,” where a man remembers what it is truly important to him.
The Playwright's Workout - Exercises for the Dramatic Imagination from Professional Playwrights
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Playwriting
This collection of exercises is designed to build creative muscle in students of playwriting and will prove useful as well to working dramatists who want to build their skills while stretching their imaginative powers. Contributed by some of America's foremost playwrights and playwriting teachers, these varied and inventive exercises offer new sources for dramatic inspiration.