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1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: 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."
Excuse Me?! (The Life of a Special Ed. Teacher)
Price: Free! Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
(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?
Critique Circle
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: 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.
Gingers and Wry
Price: Free! Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Twins, Triplets & More, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"TWINS. It's the kind of word that only ever happens to somebody else." This is the kind of dry humour that characterizes Gingers & Wry, an autobiographical account of a stay@home Dad of tenacious toddler twin boys. Join the author as he finds the humour in situations that would make the Dalai Lama scream out in anger. You'll never see the world the same once you've seen it through Dwayne's eyes.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(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.
The 5 P's of Creativity
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The 5 P's of Creativity" is an easy to use creativity process, which outlines 5 simple steps that can be effortlessly used to generate creativity. Numerous internationally respected journals of unidentified origins have called the 5 P's model, "the greatest thing ever," "the mother-lode of all creativity," and even, "the Picasso of all processes." Sounds unbelievable?! Read it to believe it!
The Title Can't Say It All
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A book about my final year in elementary school. My partner Ann-Margret Swindle. I had a journal that I kept up with all my information.
Year-In-Review: The Entirely True Histories of a Perfectly Wretched Family
Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Concussive diaper explosions and aircraft lavatories. (The Mile-High Club just isn’t the same thing after kids.) Death, destruction and debt. (How can a child be born $1800 in the hole?) Sibling rivalries of biblical proportions. (“I’m telling God!” “Oh yeah? I’m telling Mom!”) Sometimes the experience of training up kids seems more akin to experiencing a train wreck.
Twitter Patter - 1000 Tweet-ready Assorted Quotes - Volumes 1-10
Price: Free! Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 1000 Tweet-ready quotes. Here is the entire 'Assorted Quotes' set - Volumes 1-10 - in one book. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
New York in Early Spring - 2013
Price: Free! Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short non-fiction, travel account of my recent visit to New York City in March 2013 giving an insight into places to eat and visit and how to get around.
Men are from Mars, Women are INSANE
You set the price! Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Does your woman do things that go against all rhyme and reason? Is she a smoldering volcano always ready to explode? And why does she keep on buying shiny things? This little guide to women will teach you how to be in a relationship and still keep at least SOME of your sanity/freedom.
The Colorful Love Affairs of Dr. Jose Rizal
You set the price! Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It fascinatingly features Jose Rizal’s romantic affairs with Segunda Katigbak, Leonor Valenzuela, Leonor Rivera, Consuelo Ortiga y Rey, Seiko Usui, Gertrude Beckett, Suzanne Jacoby, Nellie Boustead, and Josephine Bracken. Artistically and scholarly written, this book reveals the Filipino hero’s very human side. Fusing romance and history, it also tackles controversial issues about his girlfriends.
КРИК ДУШИ ИЛИ МЫСЛИ ВСЛУХ
Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Я честно говоря как то не думала и не гадала записивать свою болтовню куда нибудь вообше, ето ведь у меня так, мысли вслух по дороге на работу, но по многочисленним просьбам трудящихся и всех примкнувших к ним я все таки решила выити в народ. Кое что из моих старых мыслей было случайно записано, я их сюда поместила, а как новые мисли родятся и их запишу.
So You Want To Do VO? Getting Started in the Voiceover Business
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Voiceover work for Internet podcasts, audio books, and E-learning -- just to name a few-- is in high demand. Author Rob Marley, a working, voiceover talent, not only gives step-by-step instructions on what is needed to be successful in the VO industry, he gives tried and true examples of how to get work in this rewarding business.
Family Matters: Addictions, OCD and Suicide
Price: Free! Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Before he committed suicide on 11 Feb. 2015, James A. Kasmir wrote about his struggle with OCD and prescription drug addictions in short stories, plays, poems and autobiographical files in a computer at Straight Up-which is funded by Ventura California Behavioral Health Department, Alcohol and Drug Programs. Kasmir's sister published those documents to engage discussion and offer solutions.
The Short Fuse Guide to Emoticons
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Short Fuse Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Literary Agent Gordon Warnock walks you through creating and using emoticons, which, let's face it, was most of our internet and cell phone communication before we had cat photos.
Never Trust a Goat
Price: Free! Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Never Trust a Goat" is a collection of 23 humorous essays written by columnist Tracy Farr. Follow along as he discovers why goats prefer chocolate cake over grass; why French women never exercise and remain skinny; as well as why the world would be a better place if more people played the banjo!
Tales From The Wild Blue Yonder *Taking Mexico Flying*
Price: Free! Words: 62,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
(5.00 from 1 review)
Take a flying safari to Old Mexico. Come along on a wild ride and never even leave your arm chair. Sky out with a wild cast of characters. Find out what flying's really all about!
The Free, Online, Concise Guide to No Limit Holdem Poker
Price: Free! Words: 14,430. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether you play poker for fun, play for real money or are preparing for a poker tournament fundraiser this guide will tutor you on the basics of poker and beyond. And it's free. This guide includes: - Playing styles; their advantages and vulnerabilities, - the mathematics of poker including outs, odds, percentages, pot odds, and implied odds - additional suggested readings
Twitterario
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Twitter literario de @AcevedoEduardo. Recopilación de tweets para que usted se relaje, sonría y se deje llevar -hasta puede conmoverse. Se recomienda leerlo cuando le dé la gana.