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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.
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.
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.
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.)
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.
I Sold My Gold Tooth for Gas Money: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Traveling is not for the timid of heart. What can go wrong often does, as twenty-six road warriors relate in this book. Whether it's driving across Canada at Christmastime or journeying to remote corners of the planet, you'll alternately laugh, cringe, giggle and feel inspired by these writers, and the often bizarre and extraordinary circumstances they find themselves in.
A Bear Stole My Fishing Boat: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
What happens when your trip goes awry? When your sandal-clad foot steps in the cow dung? Perhaps you too have watched with disbelief as your travel plans fell apart, and have been tempted to look up at the cosmos and cry, “Why me?” Join our posse of twenty-five traveling scribes as they endure some of the weirdest, wackiest, and most comic moments of misadventure you are ever likely to read about.
Never Trust a Smiling Bear: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The fifth volume in Summit Studios bestselling travel and outdoor humor series. Join thirty-one intrepid travel writers who will take you on a journey from Alaska to the Amazon to the middle of the Atlantic Ocean. It’s another helping of zany, absurd and downright preposterous tales of misadventure, some of which are hardly believable.
A Beaver is Eating My Canoe: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Have you ever felt like the Universe is laughing at you? Like you’re the butt of some great cosmic joke? Fear not! You are not alone. In this long-awaited sequel to Mugged by a Moose, we hope you’ll find a feeling of kinship with our twenty-five free-spirited wanderers as they relate some of their craziest, wackiest, funniest and most inspiring tales of travel from the far side of beyond.
Mugged by a Moose: True Tales to Make you Laugh, Chortle, Snicker and Feel Inspired
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Is a bad day spent outside really better than a good day at the office? This collection of twenty-three short stories, written by twenty semi-intrepid adventurers, aims to answer that question. Alternately laugh, cringe, giggle and feel inspired by our writers as they tell some of the most outrageous tales from the Great Outdoors you've ever heard.
Toddler TV: a Befuddled Father's Guide to What the Kids are Watching
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,800. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
One of the problems of becoming a father in my late forties that I DIDN'T expect was watching television with my pre-schooler: “Daddy, can we watch Barney?” “Sure! The Andy Griffith Show is on in a few minutes!” “No Daddy, the purple dinosaur.” “Dino? I LOVE The Flintstones...” Reviews and commentary on over 100 shows aimed at ages 0-5 from the 1960s to now! Just what ARE our kids watching?
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.
1200 Chistes para partirse: La colección de chistes definitiva
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dos amigos en las duchas: —¡Joder tío, vaya pedazo de grano tienes en el culo! ¿Quieres que te lo reviente? —Vale, pero cuidado con el grano. —Perdone, ¿el doctor Ferrán? —En el despacho contiguo. —¡¿Conmiguo?! ¿Cómo es posiblue? Esto es sólo una muestra, 32 chistes de los 1200 que encontrarás en este volumen. Cómpralo, no te arrepentirás.
Extremely Dark Chocolates: Bitterly Amusing Thoughts on Aging, Insanity, Death, Extinction & Other Inconveniences (Bayan's Tirades, Volume 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
Join the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" on a morbidly amusing tour of life's dark underside. Gathered from the vintage "tirades" on his Cynic's Sanctuary website, these eloquently witty essays help you chuckle sympathetically at the ghastly fates that the gods inflict on innocent organisms. (It beats screaming in terror, doesn't it?) Curiously intoxicating despite the bleak subject matter.
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!