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  • The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

    by Simon Singh

    You may have watched hundreds of episodes of The Simpsons (and its sister show Futurama) without ever realising that they contain enough maths to form an entire university course. In The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets,Simon Singh explains how the brilliant writers, some of the mathematicians, have smuggled in mathematical jokes throughout the cartoon's twenty-five year history, exploring ... Read more

    $13.63 AUD

  • The Making of Outlander: The Series

    The Official Guide to Seasons One & Two

    by Tara Bennett and 1 more

    series Outlander
    The official, fully illustrated, behind-the-scenes companion to the first two seasons of the hit Starz television series based on Diana Gabaldon’s bestselling Outlander novels.It was only a matter of time before Diana Gabaldon’s bestselling Outlander saga made the leap from book to hit TV series, and the millions of readers captivated by the epic romance of Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie ... Read more

    $20.12 AUD

  • The Craft of Character

    How to Create Deep and Engaging Characters Your Audience Will Never Forget

    by M Boutros

    “The most complete and comprehensive guide to character I've ever read." - Adam CroftCharacter is at the heart of every story. We love stories because we fall in love with characters, we want to see what happens to them and we want to see them experience hope and despair. Yet a lot of storytelling books focus on structure and plot, when those things are worthless without a character an audience ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • All the Pieces Matter

    The Inside Story of The Wire

    by Jonathan Abrams

    The definitive oral history of the iconic and beloved TV show The Wire, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others involved in its creationSince its final episode aired in 2008, the acclaimed crime drama The Wire has only become more popular and influential. The issues it tackled, from the failures of the drug war and criminal justice system to systemic bias in law enforcement and other ... Read more

    $11.21 AUD

  • I 'Ate You Butler - The Making of On the Buses

    Behind the Scenes of Britain's favourite sitcom

    by Tex Fisher

      For over forty years, On the Buses has been a much loved institution of British television comedy. But despite the loyal and dedicated fan base the series generated, the story of how programme developed have never yet been told. Now, for the first time, series creators Ronald Wolfe and Ronald Chesney have spoken at length about their brainchild. Revealing how the idea for On the ... Read more

    $8.15 AUD

  • Whose ABC?

    The Australian Broadcasting Corporation 1983–2006

    by Ken Inglis

    On 1 July 1983, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation came into being. It was like and unlike a church, a theatrical company, a newspaper business and, on a drastic view, an asylum run by the inmates. Its singular nature had destined it to be a field of contest ... Whose ABC? is a history of the national broadcaster in recent times. Since becoming a Corporation in 1983, the ABC has been ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • Making the Best of Chromecast

    Amazing Tricks and Tips

    by Michael K Edwards

    With Chromecast being around for around two years now, and customers are enjoying the offers of Chromecast, there are a lot of things so many customers don’t know about it.  There are tons of tricks and tools customers can use to get their money’s worth and much more. With knowing these different tools, customers can ditch cable companies forever, for just a one-time fee of $35 to buy the ... Read more

    $6.13 AUD

  • Destination: Moonbase Alpha

    The Unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to Space 1999

    by Robert E Wood

    13 September 1999… A massive nuclear explosion blasts the Moon out of Earth orbit, sending Moonbase Alpha’s 311 inhabitants on an uncontrollable odyssey through deep space. Now, Destination: Moonbase Alpha takes you back to a future billed as “the most spectacular space science fiction series ever produced for television.” Destination: Moonbase Alpha is the most comprehensive book ever published ... Read more

    $7.20 AUD

  • The Wit and Wisdom of Downton Abbey

    by Jessica Fellowes

    'Come war and peace Downton still standsand the Crawleys are still in it.'Downton Abbey is loved the world over for its fabulous costumes, beautiful scenery, wonderful characters and intricate plot lines, but what keeps millions of us coming back time after time is the stellar quality of the writing. With each stroke of his pen Julian Fellowes seems to gift us with a cuttingly dry quip from the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • How To Write For Television

    by Madeline Dimaggio

    This readable, reliable book has been a trusted reference for nearly two decades and is now revised to include the most up-to-date information from today's television climate.TV Writing the Right Way!In this guide for every student of the small screen and every scriptwriter dreaming of breaking into the business, writer-producer Madeline DiMaggio hands you the tools of the trade. With dozens of ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • The Incomplete History of Secret Organizations

    by Joe Tracz

    'LOVING this new coffee table book chronicling the entire Series Of Unfortunate Events production... You can even peel off the label on the cover, but don't 'cuz, you know, my face..!'Neil Patrick HarrisThe perfect companion to Netflix's adaptation of A Series of Unfortunate Events,The Incomplete History of Secret Organizations is a fourth-wall-breaking deep dive into the hilariously twisted saga ... Read more

    $19.99 AUD

  • The Ultimate Doctor Who Quiz Book

    A Celebration of 50 Years of Doctor Who

    by Adam Pearson

    Are you a big fan of Doctor Who? Have you watched all of the series from years gone by through to the present day? Can you name the various actors who have played the Doctor from William Hartnell to Matt Smith? If you can tell a Hath from the Heavenly Host and a Sontaran from a Slitheen, you are certain to enjoy this fun new quiz book? What was the title of episode one of the first Doctor story, ... Read more

    $8.35 AUD

  • Time of the Doctor (Doctor Who 2012 -2013)

    The unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to 'Doctor Who' 2012-2013

    by Stephen James Walker

    Time of the Doctor is the comprehensive guide to Series Seven of Doctor Who - the last to feature Matt Smith as the eleventh Doctor, with his companions Amy Pond (Karen Gillan), Rory Williams (Arthur Darvill) and Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman) – together with the fiftieth Anniversary specials. ... Read more

    $8.68 AUD

  • The Making of Outlander: The Series

    The Official Guide to Seasons Three & Four

    by Tara Bennett

    series Outlander
    See how the story of Jamie Frasier and Claire Beauchamp Randall comes to life on the screen with this official, photo-filled companion to the third and fourth seasons of the hit Starz television series based on Diana Gabaldon’s bestselling Outlander novels.From its very first episode, the Outlander TV series transported its viewers back in time, taking us inside the world of Diana Gabaldon’s ... Read more

    $23.31 AUD

  • Doctor Who: The Women Who Lived

    Amazing Tales for Future Time Lords

    by Christel Dee and 1 more

    Meet the women who run the Whoniverse.From Sarah Jane Smith to Bill Potts, from Susan Foreman to the Thirteenth Doctor, women are the beating heart of Doctor Who. Whether they’re facing down Daleks or thwarting a Nestene invasion, these women don’t hang around waiting to be rescued – they roll their sleeves up and get stuck in. Scientists and soldiers, queens and canteen workers, they don’t let ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Eat Shop Save

    Recipes & mealplanners to help you EAT healthier, SHOP smarter and SAVE serious money at the same time

    by Dale Pinnock

    **THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER**Television tie-in Eat Shop Save contains over 80 recipes to restore sanity to the challenges of family cooking.Focusing on the time-poor in particular, these delicious meals will put a smile on the fussiest of eaters and entice families with chapters such as: Quick After Work Suppers, Favourites with a Facelift and Something Sweet (but good for you).Food is just the ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Minicomic Collection Volume 1

    by Various

    THE MOST POWERFUL STORIES IN THE UNIVERSE! The toy juggernaut Masters of the Universe and its subsequent action figure lines featured memorable pack-in minicomics that aided in playtime for children across the world. This two volume digital collection features sixty-eight US releases, including all minicomics from the eighties Masters of the Universe line, the eighties Princess of Power line, and ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • Stephen Colbert

    by Catherine M. Andronik

    series Greenwood Biographies
    Stephen Colbert may be "just a comedian"—one not all audiences find funny, especially among those who have been mercilessly lampooned by him—but there is no arguing that the condescending, bombastic, and largely ignorant pundit he plays on Comedy Central has brought awareness of current events and political happenings to a substantially larger portion of the American population.||The only ... Read more

    $56.75 AUD

  • Secrets of the Olympic Ceremonies

    by Myles Garcia

    Everything you always wanted to know about Olympic rituals and ceremonies but were too afraid to ask. Untold stories of Olympic intrigue and chicanery woven with secrets and behind-the-scene buzz of how these multimillion-dollar spectacles are put together. It's a privileged, sneak peek into the guarded, secretive world of the making of Olympic ceremonies including:* Full histories of the various ... Read more

    $13.06 AUD

  • He-Man and the Masters of the Universe Minicomic Collection Volume 2

    by Various

    THE MOST POWERFUL STORIES IN THE UNIVERSE! The toy juggernaut Masters of the Universe and its subsequent action figure lines featured memorable pack-in minicomics that aided in playtime for children across the world. This two volume digital collection features sixty-eight US releases, including all minicomics from the eighties Masters of the Universe line, the eighties Princess of Power line, and ... Read more

    $16.05 AUD

  • Manual de Flujo de Trabajo Multipista

    del sonido directo a la postproducción

    by Ramiro Fierro

    Junto a los avances tecnológicos que se han presentado en los últimos años en el sonido cinematográfico, han surgido nuevas necesidades en cuanto a modos de trabajo para la grabación de sonido en el set y para el manejo de la información digital a lo largo de la cadena de producción y postproducción.Este libro no enseña cómo hacer el sonido directo, la edición o la mezcla de una película; sino que ... Read more

    $23.04 AUD

  • Monsters Within

    The Unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to Doctor Who 2008

    by Stephen James Walker

    Monsters Within is a comprehensive episode guide to Series Four of the new Doctor Who, following the ongoing adventures of the Doctor (David Tennant) as he travels through space and time accompanied by his new companion Donna Noble (Catherine Tate) and rejoined by old friends including Martha Jones (Freema Agyeman), Rose Tyler (Billie Piper), Captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman) and Sarah Jane ... Read more

    $9.00 AUD

  • The Television Companion Vol2: The Unofficial and Unauthourised Guide to Doctor Who

    by Stephen James Walker and 1 more

    series The Television Companion #2
    Everything you ever wanted to know about the classic era of the cult BBC television series Doctor Who (1963-1996) is contained in the two volume set The Television Companion. Volume 2 covers the stories of Doctors four to eight, portrayed by Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann.The essential companion for every trip you will ever take into the TV universe of ... Read more

    $7.90 AUD

  • Unhistory: Apocryphal Stories Too Strange for Even Ahistory: An Unauthorized History of the Doctor Who Universe

    by Lars Pearson and 1 more

    series Ahistory
    The digital-only Unhistory supplements the work of Ahistory: An Unauthorised History of the Doctor Who Universe by placing on a single timeline the stories which very much look apocryphal, outside the parameters of the main Whoniverse. These are the bizarre side-steps of Doctor Who, including adventures in which the Doctor travelled with his grandchildren John and Gillian (and they blew up or shot ... Read more

    $15.28 AUD