Fifty Key Postmodern Thinkers (Routledge Key Guides)
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Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers (Routledge Key Guides) 1st Edition by Yvonne Tasker
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Overview: Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers examines the work of some of today’s most popular, original and influential cinematic voices. Each entry offers both an overview and critique of its subject’s career and works, looking at the genres in which they work and their relationship to other film and filmmakers. It covers figures drawn from diverse cinematic traditions from around the world.
With each entry supplemented by a filmography, references and suggestions for further reading, this is an indispensable guide for anyone interested in contemporary film.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
The Last Fifty Pages: The Art and Craft of Unforgettable Endings by James Scott Bell
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Overview: The first page of a book sells that book. The last page sells your next book.” — Mickey Spillane
What are the secrets for writing a great ending for your novel? How do you leave readers so satisfied that they’ll want another book by you-right now? What tools and techniques can shape your last fifty pages into a powerful, unforgettable experience?
In this book, International Thriller Writers Award winner and #1 bestselling writing teacher James Scott Bell reveals:
• The five types of endings.
• What needs to happen in Act 3.
• How to use the Ah and Uh-Oh emotional wallops.
• A simple technique for crafting twist endings.
• The most important secret of all-resonance.
• The Stew, Brew, Accrue, Do brainstorming method.
• The best way to tie up loose ends.
• The most common ending mistakes, and how to avoid them.
And more. Read this book and you will come away with a thorough knowledge of why great endings work and how to create them for every novel you write.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Educational
50 Years Of Carry On by Richard Webber
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Overview: In August 1958, the opening scenes of a low-budget black and white film flickered onto cinema screens up and down the country. No one could have foreseen what impact Carry on Sergeant would have then and in the future. Not only did it become one of the top three grossing films for that year, it also kick started the longest running and most successful comedy series of all time.
Here, for the very first time, is the essential biography of this most treasured institution in the world of British cinema. Complete with exclusive interviews with cast and crew, and the debut publication of Vince Powell’s script of Carry On Down Under, Fifty Years of Carry On is a must for any fan of the unique and ever hilarious spectacle that is Carry On.
Genre: Non-Fiction > General
Fifty Grand by Adrian McKinty
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Overview: An illegal immigrant is killed in a hit-and-run on a frozen mountain road in the town of Fairview, Colorado. No one is prosecuted for his death and his case is quietly forgotten. Six months later another illegal makes a treacherous run across the border, barely escaping with her life. She finds work as a maid and, secretly, begins to investigate the death of her father. But she isn’t a maid, and she’s not Mexican. She’s Detective Mercado, a police officer from Havana, and she’s looking for answers to her father’s death. McKinty’s live-wire prose is riveting, right up to a final, shocking conclusion.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction > Thriller
Fifty Major Economists by Steven Pressman
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Overview: Building upon the huge success of the previous edition, this updated text provides a clear, comprehensive guide to the most influential individuals in the field of economics.
Covering a wide range of thinkers across several centuries, features of this second edition include:
a significantly revised and expanded introduction discussing the importance of the history of economics, and highlighting the main schools of thought updated bibliographies and referencing that take account of the wealth of secondary literature available new entries on today’s pioneering economists, such as Joseph Stiglitz revised entries on contemporary economists in order to include recent developments and research.
Containing brief biographical information on each featured economist, as well as references to their major works, guides to further reading and a glossary of terms, Fifty Major Economists is undoubtedly an important and accessible resource for students of economics at all levels.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Economics
Fifty Ways to Do Chicken: Quick & Easy Chicken Recipes by JR Stevens
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Overview: Tired of the same old chicken recipes. Start thinking like an artist and looking at chicken as your canvas. Low in fat and cholesterol, nutritious and inexpensive, chicken is the meat of choice for legions of diet-conscious, budget-conscious, and taste-conscious Americans. Fifty Ways to Do Chicken provides you with tempting, mouthwatering recipes for every occasion, every season, and every chef. Discover more ways to transform borring old chicken into something unique and special.
Genre: Non-Fiction > Food & Drink