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fake book

n.
A book or collection of pages containing information about songs, especially their lyrics, melodies, and chord progressions, used by musicians as a substitute for standard sheet music or as a framework for improvisation.
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Noun1.fake book - a fake in the form of an imitation book; used to fill bookcases of people who wish to appear scholarly
fake, sham, postiche - something that is a counterfeit; not what it seems to be
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Books such as Hal Leonard's Easy Fake Book series, and the Rise Again Songbook make it possible to sing lyrics while playing simple chords, which is a great way to get adult students playing songs quickly.
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It describes her life and career; style, themes, and recurring characters; literary influences and impact; and her works The Woman Warrior, China Men, Tripmaster Monkey: His Fake Book, Hawai'i One Summer, The Fifth Book of Peace, Veterans of War, Veterans of Peace, To Be the Poet, and I Love a Broad Margin to My Life and key themes in them, controversies, and issues like racial identity, gender, and community.
But Facebook users decided they could not miss the opportunity to poke fun at the announcement, embarking on a Twitter hashtag that read in Arabic: #Suggest_a_name_for_theEgyptianFacebook The hashtag was widely trending on Twitter in Egypt, as some suggested calling the local version of the global networking site as "Egyptian Face," "Fake Book" "Facebookii." Others commented on their fears that the Egyptian version of the platform would be used by the government to spy on its users.
Trump on Sunday still seemed fixated on the situation, calling it a "Fake Book" on Twitter days after the first excerpts appeared online Wednesday.
They promote the Fake Book of a mentally deranged author, who knowingly writes false information.
And theres every reason to expect that opposition researchers would happily dig through Oprah Winfreys storied history as a talk-show host, cultural icon, fake book promoter, advocate of mystical healing powers, fearer of hamburgers and apparent chum of Harvey Weinstein.
Now I have to put up with a Fake Book, written by a totally discredited author."
Trump, however, termed it as "fake book", reported local media.
Now I have to put up with a Fake Book, written by a totally discredited author," he tweeted, adding that "Ronald Reagan had the same problem and handled it well.
Trump tweeted about Wolff 's expose: "I've had to put up with Fake News now I have to put up with a Fake Book."
Back in August, the New York Times published the story of one reviewer-for-hire Todd Rutherford, who posted hundreds of fake book reviews on Amazon.