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About Those Monkey Brains ... My Secret Nights as an Indian Standup Comic in New York
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Richard Crasta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
When the India-born author first came to America many decades back, he ran into many Americans who believed that Indians spoke “Indian,” dressed in adult diapers--like Ma-HAT-ma GAN-dee, and “ate curry” (“Two portions of curry please, with curry on the side!”). He started doing standup comedy making fun of American stereotypes of India, and this book is the result..
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Here are 397 quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.
Le Farse
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Price: Free! Words: 30,490. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Farse comiche per distendere l'animo di chi le legge e sorridere del nostro mondo.
Underhanded Bridge
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A hilarious handbook of devious diversions and stratagems for winning at bridge.
Underhanded Chess
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A hilarious handbook of devious diversions and stratagems for winning at chess.
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 4 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.
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: 20,320. 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.
Dear Yankee, Letters from a Southern Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by World Castle Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States
And so begins a collection of letters from the Southern perspective on everything Southern a Yankee needs to know. From cooking, to cliques, to manners, to the explanations behind what seems to be the strange culture of the South, Dear Yankee, Letters from a Southern Lady covers all aspects of the South with poignant humor.
Shakespeare for Slackers: Hamlet
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Series: Shakespeare for Slackers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,800. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is Shakespeare translated, retold, vandalized, brutalized, and outright demolished to suit the language of the times.
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.
Hand-Drawn Cards - Volume One
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Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hand-Drawn Cards to make you laugh and inspire you to make your own.
Hand-Drawn Cards - Volume Two
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Cheesy card ideas for those who want to make their own and make their friends laugh at awful drawing skills.
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'
Lenny's Hardware Store
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Price: Free! Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair
A compilation of home improvement columns written from a humerous viewpoint with fictional and non-fictional characters.
Just Kidding (Not Really)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,890. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In her first ebook, Angela Weight unabashedly addresses those tough situations that other, more weak-kneed authors shy away from. Written with candor, sarcasm and self-deprecating wit, "Just Kidding (not really)" offers 60 laugh-out-loud essays that can easily be read during the average bathroom sitting. (Individual experiences may vary.)
The Humour Triangle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
During Lansdown's research interviews Therapists acknowledged that the relationship between the therapist and the client is one of the most important factors in the therapeutic process.
Plum Jam and Pot Mess: Coping with Chaos as a Schoolboy and Sailorboy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Norman Dabell has been a successful journalist, broadcaster and author for nearly 40 years but this is the story of his life before a pen and ink. Plum Jam and Pot Mess were two of Norman's favourite delicacies and they aptly sum him up. As a youngster he was often in a jam; when he served in the Royal Navy, he was nearly always in a mess.
Tennis Shoes in the Sink and Golf Balls in the Toilet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Laugh as Mary goes to school with one son, court more than once due to childhood pranks, a rolling hamster's head, and more. This book is a fun, easy read that is guaranteed to make you laugh over and over.