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Say What, Doctor?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With all their other worries and responsibilities, doctors and medical residents have to write and dictate numerous medical reports on all their patients. It's no wonder that sometimes they slip up and don't say exactly what they meant. Even doctors can be amused by gaffes made by their colleagues which they themselves, of course, would never commit.
A Klutz's Confessions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a humorous auto-biographical account of some of my own klutzy behavior. Beginning just after April Fool's Day this year, I pledged to write a few confessions giving accounts of daily hang-ups to make you giggle and see the humor in day-to-day anxieties and frustrations. Together, let's chuckle at our own silliness and feel better.
True Stories Of The 50's Part Five
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Series: True Stories Of The 50's. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The rhythm of a south-east Omaha neighborhood is captured in these humorous vignettes of the 1950's.
The Abadom Letters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
The spam e-mail offered “a sum of 10,20,000 (ten thousand twenty hundred US dollars’)” for "honest confidentialitise to enable us sees this deal through thich and thin becaue we are war mates," and "you don’t suppor torpedo our country.” Thus began a hilarious correspondence between my 13-year-old daughter and a would-be Nigerian scammer. Wit and friendship are found in unlikely places. Have fun.
A Mercenary, Some Spanners, A Triffid And A Hedge
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Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Welcome to the second piece of the jigsaw of the mangled sludge of words and stuff that will eventually curdle and congeal into the boondoggle of the memoir, No stranger to the P45. This is actually a prequel to the first mini-book, 'A hitman, a chopstick and a darlek'
Priceless
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Part 1 of A trilogy of poems. Connecting to make an epic story. From the poet Steven Anton Butler ( S.A.B.)
Fond Memories of Bygone Days (Or How I Learned to Slow Dance)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Fond memories of what days? The days when we were young and full of confidence that, come what may, things would always go our way. The late Fifties and the Sixties were simpler days--a time when even getting into mischief could be delightfully amusing. This book shares the adventures of a boy who grew up in a small college town in the American South during that period and thoroughly enjoyed it.
The Complete Young Frankenstein (40th Anniversary)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"The Complete Young Frankenstein" is the Finest Companion for the movie "Young Frankenstein (1974)" you will never find. If you are a fan, or not, this book is a must!
Priceless Proverbs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Priceless Proverbs is the result of hundreds of interviews with young children ages three to twelve, who were presented with the first half of a famous saying or well known proverb and then asked to finish it themselves. Their diverse, candid, and oftentimes exquisite answers are now available for all to enjoy in this little collection called Priceless Proverbs.
Sake!
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Saatnya Ketawa (SaKe) adalah sebuah buku yang berisi lelucon – lelucon yang terjadi dalam kegiatan hidup sehari – hari seonggok kelompok anak muda yang menuju kedewasaan tapi gak nyampe-nyampe.
The Truth, The Whole Truth, Maybe Not
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Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the mind of the author, bits and pieces of his childhood, most of which he doesn't remember, but was told. Humorous yet reflective; originally written as a audio script by the author.
Dumb Deutsch: Absurd German Language Errors (auch für deutsche Leser geeignet)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German
Have you ever ordered leather cheese? Have you ever told your cab driver that your hotel is located on One-Way Street? I doubt it. But English speakers trying to speak German say bizarre things like this all the time and I, for one, feel their pain. Acutely, even. They are speaking Dumb Deutsch. And they have no one else to blame but themselves.
Lost in Margareten
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Price: $2.67 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: German. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ein Literaturpreis und seine Tücken. Wird der hoffnungsvolle Jung-Autor den Preis erhalten?
Memos to the Dying
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I once wrote to a Letter to the President of the Philippines. I talked about his death, or what should die in him. He replied. And I thought I should write to all other personalities in the Philippines who must die. So, I made a list: Vice Ganda, Lea Salonga, Charisse Pempengco, Manny Pacquiao, and more. I talked about their death. But, I do not know their email addresses. So, I wrote a book.
In a Cell Phone Minute
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Intriguing stories revealed by cell phone yakkers and eavesdroppers across the globe. You will be charmed by touching romantic connections; lose yourself in wild lost-and-found escapades; cheer at poignant, lifesaving 911 calls—and then howl with laughter at pranksters’ antics, absurd customer service calls, and wacky insurance claims. Go ahead…eavesdrop guiltlessly.
A Girl's Sexy Point of View
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Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
You will enjoy this shortened story. It's a quick and interesting read. It's funny and has an excellent ending. I was going to make it a novel but who has time to read a long drawn out novel. This is a funny and snappy book, about a girl finding love in a bar to a man that doesn't know she likes him. This is a book from a girls point of view, Will she find love? Time will tell. You will enjoy.
Travel Observations and Revelations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Do you always end up sitting next to passengers with colds or flu on crowded flights? Do you amaze even yourself with your inane utterances on long road trips? Do you smile smugly as you recall a travel deal that you scored ten years ago? If you answered "yes" to one or more of these questions, you will be able to relate to this compilation of travel anecdotes intended to amuse and inspire.
Hot Chocolate For The Mind: Funny Stories from Comedian Dwayne Perkins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hot Chocolate For The Mind, is a collection of funny essays from Stand-Up Comedian Dwayne Perkins. He has traveled the world. Luckily his sense of humor, keen observational skills and laptop were with him along the way. This is the book David Sedaris would've written if he was a straight Black man from Brooklyn doing stand-up comedy in Dubai.
Cosmic Irony: Part 1
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Series: Cosmic Irony, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Somewhere between the cosmos and earth you are touched by fate. Some people call this The Irony of Fate, some calls this Divine Intervention, I call it Cosmic Irony. Part one of the three part series takes us through the younger years in my life. From trying to hide the unconscious body of my fellow classmate to demented hamsters and Korean martial arts teachers to accidents in winter sports, I
250 Music Anecdotes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,380. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
This book contains 250 music anecdotes, including this one: Marian Anderson was a famous singer of opera and African-American spirituals. Occasionally, someone would tell her that they would do anything to be able to sing like her. She would smile and then ask, “Would you practice eight hours a day?”