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The Happy, Fun, Party Travel Guide to Reno: A Guide to Casinos, Bars, Restaurants, and Special Events in Reno and Sparks By Ed SJC Park
eBook (ePub): $7.50
2017 Edition: Some might argue that travel guides are history. I agree, and that is why this is not your traditional travel guide. Over half this book covers the fun and exciting dining and... More > nightlife scene of Reno. In addition to covering the traditional travel guide basics, it covers one of the greatest cultural movements both locally and nationally, the move toward natural, sustainable, local, independent, bio-diverse, eclectic, and authentic cuisine and drinks. It covers the whole new, exciting neighborhood of Midtown. Also in a nine square-block area of southwest downtown, there are a dozen restaurants and nineteen bars, the majority of which have opened in the last several years. Reno also has several large annual bar crawls like the Santa Crawl, Superhero Crawl, and Zombie Crawl. This is one of the most exciting times to live in and visit Reno. Get the most out of your stay in Reno, and if you live here, get out and discover the great new things happening right under your nose.< Less
The Marathon Scam: Why You Should Never Run a Marathon and If You Do, How to Avoid Serious Injury By Ed SJC Park
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After 20-weeks of training, would you ride a bull, enter a Formula One car race, parachute from 30,000 feet solo, fly an airplane solo into a storm, climb Mt. Everest, surf 100-foot waves, or eat 50... More > hot dogs in ten minutes. Yet millions of people try to run marathons. You hear stories of those who succeeded, but if you failed, would you tell anyone? In training for my marathon, I heard a lot of stories of serious injuries, did some research, and began to realize just how dangerous a marathon is and why the average person should not even try to run one. For those foolish enough to try, (myself included) I offer crucial, concise advice on how to avoid serious injury.< Less
The Marathon Scam: Why You Should Never Run a Marathon and If You Do, How to Avoid Serious Injury By Ed SJC Park
eBook (ePub): $5.00
After 20-weeks of training, would you ride a bull, enter a Formula One car race, parachute from 30,000 feet solo, fly an airplane solo into a storm, climb Mt. Everest, surf 100-foot waves, or eat 50... More > hot dogs in ten minutes. Yet millions of people try to run marathons. You hear stories of those who succeeded, but if you failed, would you tell anyone? In training for my marathon, I heard a lot of stories of serious injuries, did some research, and began to realize just how dangerous a marathon is and why the average person should not even try to run one. For those foolish enough to try, (myself included) I offer crucial, concise advice on how to avoid serious injury.< Less
Soul Crushing By Ed SJC Park
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Soul Crushing is a memoir of a man’s journey through an all-female roller derby league in Reno, Nevada, the reactions he gets, how he is treated, what he learns, and how it challenges and... More > changes not only his perspective on women but the entire way he sees gender roles in society, gender identity, gender oppression, and many other gender issues. He also learns why women seem to be drawn to one of the most violent, dangerous, and brutal sports around. Roller derby is one of the fastest growing sports in the world with thousands of leagues, international league championships, and a World Cup. Long gone are the days of fake fights, scripted bouts, and theatrics. Even tutus and fishnet stockings are being replaced with sensible, more protective sportswear. While the reinvented sport of 2001 has been dominated by women, there has been growing participation of not only men but people of all gender identities. The book also contains many tips and advice for new skaters.< Less
Soul Crushing By Ed SJC Park
eBook (ePub): $7.00
Soul Crushing is a memoir of a man’s journey through an all-female roller derby league in Reno, Nevada, the reactions he gets, how he is treated, what he learns, and how it challenges and... More > changes not only his perspective on women but the entire way he sees gender roles in society, gender identity, gender oppression, and many other gender issues. He also learns why women seem to be drawn to one of the most violent, dangerous, and brutal sports around. Roller derby is one of the fastest growing sports in the world with thousands of leagues, international league championships, and a World Cup. Long gone are the days of fake fights, scripted bouts, and theatrics. Even tutus and fishnet stockings are being replaced with sensible, more protective sportswear. While the reinvented sport of 2001 has been dominated by women, there has been growing participation of not only men but people of all gender identities. The book also contains many tips and advice for new skaters.< Less
The Happy, Fun, Party Travel Guide to Reno: A Guide to Casinos, Bars, Restaurants, and Special Events in Reno and Sparks By Ed SJC Park
Paperback: $13.00
Prints in 3-5 business days
2017 Edition: Some might argue that travel guides are history. I agree, and that is why this is not your traditional travel guide. Over half this book covers the fun and exciting dining and nightlife... More > scene of Reno. In addition to covering the traditional travel guide basics, it covers one of the greatest cultural movements both locally and nationally, the move toward natural, sustainable, local, independent, bio-diverse, eclectic, and authentic cuisine and drinks. It covers the whole new, exciting neighborhood of Midtown. Also in a nine square-block area of southwest downtown, there are a dozen restaurants and nineteen bars, the majority of which have opened in the last several years. Reno also has several large annual bar crawls like the Santa Crawl, Superhero Crawl, and Zombie Crawl. This is one of the most exciting times to live in and visit Reno. Get the most out of your stay in Reno, and if you live here, get out and discover the great new things happening right under your nose.< Less
Keno in Reno By Ed SJC Park
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Keno in Reno is a story about a San Francisco college grad stuck in the 90’s California Recession who decides to move to Reno, Nevada looking for work. He finds work, but he also encounters a... More > whole menagerie of wild, crazy experiences involving casinos, bars, booze, guns, drugs, strippers, prostitutes, Burners, ballroom dancers, Christians, addicts, Polish cocktail waitresses, roller derby girls, a rave, a riot, prison, fights, suicide, homicide, bar crawls, and costume parties. This is a firsthand account of Reno’s “Golden Age” of partying until the Great Recession, its Roaring 00’s, synaptic sparks of blacked out bliss, intrigue, sex, lust, violence, and mayhem.< Less
The Path of Our Sacred Delusions By Ed SJC Park
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A private investigator is hired to investigate the Path of God Ministry, a fast-growing, non-denominational cult in search of a missing woman named Xan. Cult leader Dan Booker seems to possess an... More > uncanny ability to locate missing bodies making people wonder if he knows or even is the killer. Coincidentally, the investigator’s long-lost love from high school is now a leader in the Ministry. He plans to infiltrate the group and confront Dan about his knowledge of the missing woman. His plan backfires as he becomes brainwashed and must face a horrific secret from his past.< Less
CDO: A Story about Selling Collateralized Debt Obligations By Ed SJC Park
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CDO is the sequel to eGo: A Dot-Com Bubble Story. After surviving the adventures of the Dot-com Bubble and Crash in Reno, Nevada, Bill becomes a Collateralized Debt Obligations salesperson in New... More > York City. He enters the bafflingly complex and shadowy world of financial engineering selling what appear to be safely hedged bond investments with huge returns. When he’s not partying out of his mind in Manhattan, he trolls pension fund conventions for investors and helps open up new CDO markets across the world from London to Tokyo. Bill then meets a billionaire banker who introduces him to the extravagant billionaire lifestyle, psychedelics, mind-bending quantum derivatives using imaginary numbers, a secret society, and a life altering investment opportunity that sounds too good to be true.< Less
CDO: A Story About Selling Collateralized Debt Obligations By Ed SJC Park
eBook (ePub): $7.00
CDO is the sequel to eGo: A Dot-Com Bubble Story. After surviving the adventures of the Dot-com Bubble and Crash in Reno, Nevada, Bill becomes a Collateralized Debt Obligations salesperson in New... More > York City. He enters the bafflingly complex and shadowy world of financial engineering selling what appear to be safely hedged bond investments with huge returns. When he’s not partying out of his mind in Manhattan, he trolls pension fund conventions for investors and helps open up new CDO markets across the world from London to Tokyo. Bill then meets a billionaire banker who introduces him to the extravagant billionaire lifestyle, psychedelics, mind-bending quantum derivatives using imaginary numbers, a secret society, and a life altering investment opportunity that sounds too good to be true.< Less