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Power was my mentor. How America's favorite TV dad showed me the big picture!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,050. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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A true story of how Art, an unknown comedian/aspiring writer was uniquely plucked from obscurity and mentored by the legendary entertainer Bill Cosby. Hired as the audience warm up comedian and fired by producers perturbed that he was given an opportunity by Cosby to watch "their" show in-process as an insider. Facing adversity, he challenges his will and pride against their authority and hatred.
My Life with Wayne
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Friends have been telling me that I should write a book about my life with Wayne, so I decided to do so. My life with Wayne is a comedy of short stories which will leave you laughing. There is never a dull moment which leads to unexpected events. One thing for sure, I never know what to expect with him.
Truth, Plight of the Damselfly
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Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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One perfect morning on the water, author Mary Anne Smrz is greeted by loud trumpeting calls of the Sand Hill Cranes and a twanging bullfrog. Then a chance encounter with a Damselfly leaves the insect shaken. The Damselfly's struggle leaves Mary Anne to face her own truth and a personal challenge about honesty.
How Tom Holland Eclipsed his Dad
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Story of how a kid dances his way from London's West End all the way to Hollywood and eclipses his 'celebrity' dad along the way. Written with great affection by a dad as proud as he is bemused and unsurprisingly so, since all of this happened by complete fluke. No planning. No drama lessons let alone drama-school. And all against a dad's best efforts at becoming famous himself. Now that is funny.
Eyes Wide Open 2012: The Year's 25 Greatest Movies (and 5 Worst)
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Series: Eyes Wide Open, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
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Who has time to waste on a bad movie? In this quick and informative guide, film critic Chris Barsanti (Filmology) runs down the best 25 movies from 2012 you should seek out—and the 5 worst you should avoid at all costs! This guide also includes Best-Of lists, Honorable Mentions, DVD reviews, and short essays.
Gun Safety Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Armed Forces
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Each year we hear about accidents with firearms. They happen because many gun owners don't know simple gun safety rules. This ebook describes how to store, transport, carry and use firearms safely. Its main purpose is to educate new and existing gun owners and to make gun community a little safer. This ebook is free to make it available for all firearms owners.
Over the Hill and Across the Ditch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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Kiwi born and bred, happily married for 36 years, leaving the country of their birth, their friends and family for a new country, new lifestyle, and the chance to watch their grandchildren on their journey through life. Over the Hill and Across the Ditch is a humorous view on the Australian way of life by Mike & Vicki Lynn
Bar Tales: Stories from a southern rural law practice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,740. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Zany, crazy, juvenile, true and almost always humorous short stories from one rural southern county's bar association over a period of 35 years. This book will show you what really goes on behind the scenes in rural areas of the south. You'll meet Judge Silly (spelled Cilley), The Queen of the Universe, and a District Attorney called a "folksy mountain lawyer" by The Charlotte Observer
Celebrity Stalker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
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Have you ever seen those crazy, screaming fans begging celebrities for autographs and pushing through the crowd just for a handshake? That’s me. Why out of all the hobbies in the world have I chosen this one? Follow me through my exciting journey of meeting over 100 celebrities and find out how you can meet your favorite stars as well.
Immaculate Misconceptions
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,510. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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This book is an amusing (and often serious) memoir of life growing up in Catholic grade and high school. The designation, "Immaculate Misconceptions," applies to the simplistic explanations, half-truths, canonical misinterpretations, and outright disinformation received from the author’s teachers who sought to inscribe their version of the world on his young mind.
You Lucky Dog!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
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“You Lucky Dog!” is an uplifting compilation of true stories about homeless dogs that somehow survived and thrived to become local or national celebrities. You Lucky Dog takes us through the historic triumphs of many beloved American dogs, and beautifully recounts the dire adversity each of these amazing creatures faced en route to a grand, serendipitous destiny.
Oglers Inc. - 6 Stages of Ogling
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Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Oglers Inc. is the result of a decade-long study of Oglers, painstakingly undertaken by a caricaturist. This very serious study identifies the six basic types of Oglers and explains their ogling methods. Regardless of which side of the ogling equation you are, you’ll discover that Oglers Inc. is a handy reference manual that answers most of your ogling queries.
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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As a humor columnist for over a decade, Aprill Brandon has been documenting her transition to adulthood, from college to the Dirty 30 and beyond, in newspapers and media websites around the country. This book, based on her award-winning columns, has everything young people, the young at heart and fans of horrible stick-figure art will ever need to know about putting on a convincing grown-up act.
Home Improvement Gone Wrong
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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A story about what's really going on in the house next door. Hint: If he's got a power drill and a crazed look in his eyes, beware. A hilarious story of marriage and maintenance. Perfect for reading with, or as an escape from, the handy man in your life.
Plug In And Play: Guitar!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
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As the title suggests it's plug in and play- no messing about. Any guitar will do, electric, acoustic, classical so long as its got some frets and strings! Pick Grip, Tuning, Strumming, Chords and Songs. All you need to get going. Each example also has a free online video demo, so you can really see what's going on.
Tidy Up on Your Way Out - The hilarious true account of a single man’s search for love
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Finding myself single at the age of forty was not in my life plan. I had never been very confident or particularly good at dating when I had youth and looks on my side. How the hell was I supposed to get back into meeting women now I was older, heavier, wrinklier and weighed down with emotional baggage?
Musings Amusing
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Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Musings Amusing is an arid accumulation of anecdotes on modern life with all its absurdities and Victor Meldrew moments enabling you to point your finger and chuckle knowingly at this collection of blog-type tales.
Blue Sparrow: Tweets on Writing, Reading, and Other Creative Nonsense
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Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Blue Sparrow was born on Twitter (hence the name). It's a compilation of my daily ramblings as a first time novelist, encouraging myself and other writers to bite the bullet and do it, despite the fear of blank paper, the insecurities, the angst every writer faces when left alone with the story and trying to bleed it out. My Twitter followers asked me to make it.
Guitar and Harmonica Method
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
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The Guitar and Harmonica Method provides aspiring musicians with the basic tools and knowledge needed to play guitar and harmonica together, to be able to perform great songs with confidence and to gain a deeper musical understanding. Guitar instruction is introduced in the first section, harmonica instruction in the second. The third section utilizes music theory to bring the instruments together
Rule Roulette
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Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
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If you think Roulette is Random, THINK AGAIN! When you play Roulette you are actually playing against the Skill of the Dealers. I know that sounds crazy, the way that little ball bounces all over the wheel before it lands. But you can take it to the bank! The dealer can affect the outcome of the spin and does. It's 100% True! Learn their Secrets and how to Win consistently with Rule Roulette!