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Xena Goes to Camp: On Feminism, Anachronism, and Subversion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Part of the delight of Xena: Warrior Princess comes from its campiness – she duels with swordfish, beats thugs with a diaper, flips and spins without a thought for gravity. Yet hidden within the silly storylines is an immense dose of subversion. As Xena sneakily saves the day, her unrealistic world underscores an idealized reality – one in which women have always outperformed men.
Speculative Fiction 2015: The Year's Best Online Reviews, Essays, and Commentary
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,260. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
Speculative Fiction 2015 collects over fifty of the best reviews, essays and media commentary from all facets of SFF. From insightful deconstruction of major blockbuster films, to considered arguments for diversity and inclusivity in science fiction and fantasy, this edition highlights many of the most complex and important events in speculative fiction fandom from 2015.
Walk With Us: How the West Wing Changed Our Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,280. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Essay » Political
In this anthology of quotes and essays, West Wing fans share the show's continuing influence on their personal, professional, and creative lives.
The Delaplaine Book on Los Angeles - The Essential Quotations
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Here are the most essential quotations about LOS ANGELES, culled from as wide a variety of source materials that are available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine.
Welcome to Shondaland, An Unauthorized Biography of Shonda Rhimes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 39,480. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
For Shonda, getting to the top has not been easy. She has met and conquered long held stereotypes of race and gender, has fought to singlehandedly raise the realistic and creative bar in media and has ultimately won over the viewing masses with her straight-forward middle-American attitude that has successfully cut through the B.S. and misconceptions like a knife through butter.
The Essential Castle: Plots, Characters, Episodes and Novels from the ABC Detective Show
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Follow Beckett and Castle’s romance through its evolution and trace all the character arcs as Alexis grows up and Ryan and Esposito find their soulmates. Relive the funniest moments and the biggest tearjerkers.
Castle Loves Fandom: Celebrating the Detective Show’s Quips, Homages, and Meta-Salutes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
A book celebrating the fandom within ABC's Castle, from Nathan Fillion's immersion in tiny subcultures to the Firefly easter eggs, pop culture references, and film homages – all that makes the show a true act of love.
A Little Mad Sometimes: Film Psychopaths from Jekyll and Hyde to Hannibal Lecter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
With the idea for the book coming to him in a dream, John McCarty's review of self-dubbed "psychofilms" covers movies released between 1915 and 1992. From Trilby to Basic Instinct, A LITTLE MAD SOMETIMES discusses various implementations of the screen psycho throughout the years. Among the screen psychos featured here are Mr. Hyde, Norman Bates, and Michael Myers, as well as real-life psychos.
The College Sports Rip Off
Series: Steve's Life & Times. Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The article discusses the thought provoking TV documentary "Schooled: The Price of College Sports" and the exploitation of athletes on whose backs the billion dollar college football and baseball industry is built.The real culprits in this racket are exposed.
Out of Character
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Anaiah Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
After the loss of her brother, actress Harmony Jones struggles with daily life. Landing the lead role on the hit faith based living history show, 1700s Life, might be the perfect way to reconnect with her faith and be her big acting break.