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Pickles The Parrot: A Humorous Look At Life With An African Grey
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Everyday life with an African Grey Parrot seen through the humorous and often twisted mind of his owner, Georgi. Her interesting perspectives on animal intellect and unique insights into nature take the reader on a thought provoking, entertaining and often hilarious ride. The star of the book, Pickles, takes his adventures in stride with wit and charm.
Humor Me! Short Amusing Takes on George Clooney, Fruit Fly Sex, the NSA, Halle Berry, Compassionate Rats and other Wacky Topics
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
What would you get if you crossed Jon Stewart and Erma Bombeck? Humor Me! It is a compilation of reader favorites from Rosie Sorenson's humor column, including political observations such as Dear Mr. NSA and TSA Reject; bemused domestic rants such as iHusband and I Do Not Have Closet Phobia' and, thirty-one other whimsical offerings, Blowing Bubbles In North Korea and This Little Piggy.
Staying on Topic is Hard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This volume is a collection of short stories and articles touching mainly on themes of humor and faith. The reader never quite knows what to expect they'll be reading next, for this author enjoys recording all of her adventures around the world. One moment you might be reading about disgruntled customers at the beauty salon, and the next topic will be cockroaches invading the shower.
Pizzles in Paradise
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Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks is an English trained vet. In a quirky yet literate style this memoir describes his education, courtship and subsequent emigration to New Zealand with Viv, his young wife. His numerous anecdotes are lively and good-humoured, occasionally poignant and often hilarious. It will be enjoyed by all those who love animals, have owned a pet, worked on a farm or read James Herriot.
A Wander in Vetland
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Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
Gingers and Wry
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Twins, Triplets & More
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"TWINS. It's the kind of word that only ever happens to somebody else." This is the kind of dry humour that characterizes Gingers & Wry, an autobiographical account of a stay@home Dad of tenacious toddler twin boys. Join the author as he finds the humour in situations that would make the Dalai Lama scream out in anger. You'll never see the world the same once you've seen it through Dwayne's eyes.
BBQ Pizza A Flaming Expose on Macho Cooking
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Barbecue & Grilling
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The most hilarious cookbook ever! With 47 simple, tasty recipes, (Had to be odd, so the Pina Coladas count!) and easy to find ingredients. This book will get you started making delicious pizzas quickly! This book is a “what NOT to do” book. Save yourself from fire department visits by learning from our mistakes. Happy Grilling! "Erma Bombeck meets Ina Garten! Fabulicious!” ~~ G. M. DePriest
Pickles The Parrot Speaks: On Life, The Universe, And Sesame Seed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pickles The Parrot on the internet, what a riot! Each day, Pickles posts his witty and humorous thoughts on life from his parrot perspective. The day doesn't start for his fans until they've checked in for their morning chuckle- and it's best not to read with a mouth full of coffee! This uproariously funny book is a gem of a collection featuring the wisdom and humor of Pickles at his best.
Eagles In The Flesh
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Based on a true story about men who experience the adventure of a life time. Men who become birds at will, and soar with wings over Mountains and Jungles, who dance among Mother Natures up drafts. Feel what it is like to fly free as a bird flying over exotic lands and strange cultures while soaring like Eagles and Partying like Vultures. Soar in the days sun and party wild in the stars.
Emergency Laughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
Pickles The Parrot Returns: My Continued Adventures with a Bird Brain
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Georgi Abbott has nailed it once again! Similar to her first book "Pickles The Parrot", but a more indepth look at the care and commitment parrots require. You'll laugh out loud at the situations that arise with Pickles and his human companions. In this book, the writer has also given Pickles a voice to muse about the world. Pickles is charming playing the role of philosopher and comedian.
101 Things To Do Before The Apocalypse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
101 Things To Do Before The Apocalypse is the ultimate tongue in cheek guide on how you could spend the time our planet has left, but it's not your ordinary bucket list. It’s time to do all the things you’ve only dreamed about doing. Each item is written in the same fun, humorous and quirky style featured throughout the book. I guess you could think of it as a bucket list… for society!
Men are from Mars, Women are INSANE
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You set the price! Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Does your woman do things that go against all rhyme and reason? Is she a smoldering volcano always ready to explode? And why does she keep on buying shiny things? This little guide to women will teach you how to be in a relationship and still keep at least SOME of your sanity/freedom.
Fifty Shades of African Grey: Pickles The Parrot Dominates Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Fifty Shades of Grey Pickles the Parrot does indeed dominate life. Owning parrots can be challenging and frustrating but Ms Abbott has a way of finding humor in her parrot’s behavior and giving us pause to think differently about our own feathered pets. This is her fourth book about Pickles and just like the others, you are guaranteed to laugh out loud at this parrot’s antics and personality.
Phu Pee Massage - Real Stories for my Friend
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Prepare to laugh, and maybe shed a tear, reading Phu Pee! Coen-Fernandez has combined her love of storytelling and massage into an entertaining and lighthearted collection. Through excerpts of letters and emails, she turns the loss of a friend into an uplifting, hopeful read. Inspired by stories of people behind the massages, it would be impossible not to experience your next massage differently.
КРИК ДУШИ ИЛИ МЫСЛИ ВСЛУХ
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Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Я честно говоря как то не думала и не гадала записивать свою болтовню куда нибудь вообше, ето ведь у меня так, мысли вслух по дороге на работу, но по многочисленним просьбам трудящихся и всех примкнувших к ним я все таки решила выити в народ. Кое что из моих старых мыслей было случайно записано, я их сюда поместила, а как новые мисли родятся и их запишу.
Tom's Two Cents: A Collection of Columns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,400. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Tom's Two Cents" was an award winning humor column by Tom M. Paolangeli that ran in the Ithaca Times for many years. This is a collection of some of his best and favorite columns. It includes some longer versions as well as some never before published pieces.
Postcards From Across the Pond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dispatches from an accidental expat--a humorous commentary on British life by a bewildered American who, through no fault of his own, found himself living in England.
More Bull
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
More Bull is an anthology of letters and articles written by Bob E. Sherman, author of Am I the Only One That Signals? Many of the articles appeared in the Waterfront Times. Other articles appeared on various blogs, and social networks. The book also contains rarely acknowledged letters to newspapers, magazines, politicians, and government representatives. Foreword by Sherman the Shark.
Ad Man: True Stories from the Golden Age of Advertising
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
With martini glass in hand, Ad Man rips the top off the Wheaties box and plucks the tail fins off the Caddy to tell the true story of what really went on in those offices high above Madison Avenue during the 1960s, the storied age of advertising.