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1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 21 reviews)
The "fool" of the title is the inept narrator, who takes us on a warm but clueless tour of US history. He stops briefly to visit American culture, the American mind and various problems he claims to solve but fails even to illuminate. Presidents get harpooned along with both parties. Yet the view is ever rosy, including a glimpse of endless prosperity that "only Yankee Doodle dares dream of."
Padman: A Dad's Guide to Buying . . . Those
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
Men realize, not one aspect of the Red Storm is a laughing matter-period! For some reason, females find guys aimlessly wandering those feminine-hygiene aisles funny. They simply do not understand the pain that we men go through, as detailed in this true and comical story, when forced into those situations. . . . until now!
American Business and Daytime Dramas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
On Thursday, April 14, 2011, ABC/Disney Television unleashed a nationwide firestorm in concurrently announcing that it was cancelling two of Daytime television’s longstanding prized soap operas created by the legendary writer, Agnes Nixon, “One Life to Live” and “All My Children.” Nationwide, fans immediately began protesting against these cancellations.
Journey of Life
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Simple English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
This very lovely full color book of poems is based on real life experience's and emotions that anyone can relate to. Each poem has a unique story behind it. The poems have identified some points in time when those personal, emotional experience's have become very realistic to us and they have been put into beautiful poems.
Excuse Me?! (The Life of a Special Ed. Teacher)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Teachers: we've all seen them out and about in society. When I was little I figured that their classrooms were like their own private little biospheres; I just didn't know where they slept. (I about fainted the first time I saw my teacher at a grocery store.) OK, so maybe they are just like everybody else, but what about special education teachers? Surely they aren't normal...right?
Walking Down The Avenue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
New!! Updated and revised for all of the recent changes, Walking Down The Avenue is a concise guide to Empire Avenue, a hot social networking stock market game.
The Good Old Day's
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
I sometimes like to watch Halloween movies that are on vhs tapes. Yeah that’s right I did say vhs tapes. I remember when I was a kid. You could go outside and play, without worrying about people taking you. You would actually walk over to your friend’s house and watch TV and play outside. You would play outside all day practically
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.
Critique Circle
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Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a Flash Fiction (500 words) story offering a humorous insight to a writer's critique circle where work is shared and constructive comments made.
Nude Nuns and Other Peculiar People
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It has been my good fortune to know and associate with a goodly number of goofballs. Enjoy a few laugh out loud moments by following the adventures of an ordinary man's encounters with some very unordinary people. The scene changes from New Orleans to Harvard to Ft. Polk to China and throughout America's heartland, but the theme remains constant, the pervasive ubiquity of peculiar people.
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
Tevye's Daughters: No Laughing Matter
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Crawley sisters of Downton Abbey? The Bennet sisters of Pride & Prejudice? The daughters born to Zelophehad? Why mention any of these women in the same breath as the beloved characters in the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof? What is tradition? Who makes the matches? These questions are just as important now as when Tevye’s Daughters made their debut in 1964, maybe even more so.
Open Mic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Trestle Press. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Big Daddy Abel wears his heart on his sleeve, and has his “real” heart in the right place. He lays himself emotionally naked for us to read, ponder and absorb. This is real, at times all too real. Be prepared, as Big Daddy takes you for a “real” ride into his real mind, real heart and real soul.
Katz Tales The Adventures Of Scoop and Au
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Series: Katz Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of 15 tales that celebrate the antics of the wise yet wily Scoop, and his sturdy and inventive cat companion Au. It includes Sofa Wars, an epic battle between the author and Au for possession of the best seat in the house, and Your Neighbourhood Nosy Parker where Scoop resorts to some nifty tactics in order to keep tabs on his friends next door.
Party Store Survival Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ever wonder what the guy at the counter of your local party store is thinking? Or are you considering working as a cashier at your local party store? If so, this survival guide is exactly what you need to ensure your survival.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
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Price: Free! Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is an account of my own personal online indie self-publishing endeavor, which ended horribly. I want to help people avoid my mistakes. Within this text I will give you advice on how to seek representation by a literary agent and possibly get a legitimate publishing contract with a reputable company.
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.
Profit From Dave and Buster's and Other Arcade Games
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011 by GDM Entertainment. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Want to learn how to beat the hardest arcade redemption games out there? I'm here to tell you that its not as hard as you think, and to show you I've developed this in-depth guide that will show you how to win at the most profitable redemption games at Dave & Buster's. That way, you will be the one walking out with the hottest electronics that you can sell for HUGE profits!
99 Films and Cartoons Your Children MUST See Before Growing Up: OR THEY'LL TURN OUT TO BE AXE MURDERERS!!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A list of old-time movies meant to work as a guide for parents to help make TV time for their kids an enjoyable experience that also respects the innocence of childhood. This isn't a list of just classic films; it also includes lesser-known B-movies that also tell good stories.