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No stranger to the P45 - Volume One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Hailed by one reader as "The funniest (they) have ever read" while Andy McNab, author of the acclaimed war memoir 'Bravo Two Zero' wrote simply, "Buy this book (or else!)" Visit the author's website for a chance to win Volume Two, or download the 'London 2012 Olympic Jubilee Special Edition' to your device now! If you enjoyed this, please leave a comment. If you didn't... then please do not!
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.
Running for Fun - health, fitness and comical tips
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,750. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Without doubt it is one of the most amusing and yet fully informative books ever written about running. It explains the start and enthusiasm of the FUN & SERIOUS RUNNER. Written by a former professional soccer player, a top wrestler and a record breaking ultra-distance lady runner, this new online version was originally published by popular demand in 1986.
Junkyard Humor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of humorous anecdotes, comedic zany quotations, amusing and entertaining tales
If Stress Doesn't Kill You, Your Family Might
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 23,500. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Living without stress frees you to love more deeply, listen more clearly and laugh more freely. It opens you up to your natural, healthy state of being. Stress is only one option and, after reading this book, one you no longer need to choose. Be happy. Not just for you, but for your family, friends and colleagues. To paraphrase George M. Cohan, “your mother and father will thank you.
In Celebration of Elastic Waistbands
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,370. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In a style reminiscent of Erma Bombeck, Atwood shares stories of imperfection, laughs at moments of insanity, and celebrates the enlightenment that comes with these moments. This book celebrates the fact that we are complex people who have better things to think about than a number on a tape measure. After all, chubby is temporary, but laughter echoes forever.
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.
The Unfeeling Doctor Betwixt Birthing Babies: Poems About Love, Loss, and More Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is the story about a plucky emergency doctor giving birth to two healthy babies—and all the whacked-out stuff that happens in between. Death and disease stalk and smite my family; I'm trying to save lives in the ER and conceive another baby. Warning: this book is less about official doctor-ing and more about my unbalanced life (but funny! And plucky! Did I mention plucky?).
Constable for Life: Chronicles of a Canadian Mountie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection of short stories presents the reader with a refreshing view of policing. Entwined with the many humorous tales are some that tell of the darker realities of life. The Constable for Life anecdotes relate how a common sense, well-rounded individual attempts to police in the square mould of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Just Joshin': A Year in the Life of a Not-so-ordinary 4th Grade Kid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of 63 humorous elementary classroom anecdotes, following Josh through his fourth grade year. Written by his teacher.
Man Bites Log: The Unlikely Adventures of a City Guy in the Woods
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A hilarious how-not-to by a big-city journalist who decides to pack it in and head for the simple life in rural Maine. There Alexander battles firewood poachers, corporate polluters and his own expectations, eventually running for local office. This classic tale is back in a brand new e-edition with a beautiful new cover and other original artwork, plus two bonus chapters and 44 color photographs.
PC Bible
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Park East Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
for many years, a new creed has been invading the land, creeping into and gaining control of the minds of millions. the invasion has been stealthy, arousing surprisingly little alarm and the victims have often been unaware of their infection. the creed goes by several names, but political correctness is by far the most popular.
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.
Scenes From A Hundred Morning Drives
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 121,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Edward Hotspur thinks of things on the way to work. But really, he's thinking about humor, sarcasm, philosophy, love and life. This is a collection of essays that somehow combine topics as divergent as work, rain, deadlines, fairy tales, evolution and sunsets so that they work together - often within the same essay. He makes you laugh, he makes you wonder, but most of all, he makes you think.
More Scenes From A Morning Drive
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,770. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Edward Hotspur thinks of things on the way to work. But really, he's talking about humor, sarcasm, philosophy, love and life. This is a collection of essays that somehow combine topics as divergent as technology, rain, deadlines, fairy tales, evolution and sunsets so that they work together - often within the same essay. He makes you laugh, he makes you wonder, but most of all, he makes you think.
Life Stories of a Secondary Parent
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Max did not know when he'd see his son again. His family lawyer said to be patient. Distraught and not sure how to go on, Max went to his family doctor who passed on his secret for getting through a tough time; forget about the stress of today and concentrate on funny moments of the past. One funny and completely embarrassing story per day. This book is the compilation of those stories.
Fancy A Day Off? The Bible Of Excuses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by M&S Direct Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Imagine; Monday mornings, the alarm goes off at around 6.30am with the thought of your one hour morning commute. The daily grooming rituals and the buttoned up shirt makes you cringe at the thought of it. Another day at work makes you want to cry. I can read your mind, you don’t want to go to work, you can’t face the daily grind, YOU NEED the day off. Rely on the Lord to come to your aid...
Tastes Like Human: The Shark Guys' Book of Bitingly Funny Lists
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Tastes Like Human: The Shark Guys' Book of Bitingly Funny Lists is an irreverent take on the list book genre from two published humor writers known for their bite. It's a compendium with a scope as broad as the odd tastes of the authors, with topics as varied as Top 5 People/Animal Marriages, to etiquette tips for bus riding and meeting the Queen. (It's very unlikely that you'll do both at once).
Khaki Pants - A Vacation Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
***Short Story***True Story*** Ever have one of those vacations where you thought it couldn't get any worse? And then it did? Told with wit and humor, Khaki Pants - A Vacation Story makes you appreciate all the vacations you've ever taken where only a little bit went wrong. :) This is a reprint of the original story that started author Chris Stralyn on the path to success.
Fast Fooled
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Not fast, not food. You are literally eating junk, and no food. An exploration of our history with food we want now!