Books tagged: british humor

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British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD
By John Howard Reid
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
British DVD suppliers have now released around 700 classic films. This book details some of Britain’s best. Over 400 movies in all are described in either minute detail or in summary form. And the quality (or lack of same) in the DVD transfer is fearlessly indicated. The author's emphasis is on movies made before 1970, especially those featuring popular stars as Stewart Granger, James Mason.
Walking a Goldleafed Path
By Alan Cannell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,980. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction
A European ruler destroys democracy, replaces a debased currency with new coin and forces all Jews to wear a yellow badge. History does repeat itself: this was King Edward I of England. Mary Wodehouse, a young Scottish dentist, finds her life entangled with a bum who thinks he is the Templar Knight Sir Roger.And who believes he must confront a Yardie gangster 'King of the Ring' Edwards.
What the Immigrant Saw
By JP Floru
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction
Britain as seen through the eyes of an immigrant from Belgium. Amusing, serious, incisive, but always affectionate, JP Floru brings an outsider’s eye to look at Britain.
Monty Python VS The World
By Jim Yoakum
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
The inside story on the making of the Monty Python TV series by the US Curator of the Graham Chapman Archives, with previously unknown/unpublished material from untapped sources and from the Chapman Archives.
A History of the British Monarchy in Brief(s)
By David Vance
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,500. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
The British Monarchy spans twelve hundred years and more than sixty people. This books examines them one by one, centering on the strange and unusual events that occurred to each of them. Most of it is factual, but the author takes great liberties in reporting the facts, in an attempt to find the humor missing in so much of recorded history.
A Life Lived Ridiculously
By Dr Annabelle R Charbit
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
When a girl with obsessive compulsive disorder falls in love with a sociopath, she must fight for her sanity and her life.
The Zombie Hamlet
By Hilary Thomson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
Hamlet is your ordinary, everyday prince of Denmark. His father’s been murdered, he’s going insane (or not), and he needs to shame his mother, kill the scheming uncle who has usurped his throne, and wipe out half the people in his vicinity to regain his kingdom. But when zombies erupt in Elsinore, his goal become even more improbable.
Rafferty Rises
By Chas Tuchel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,560. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Fiction
Dive into the low-rent neighborhood of Edinburgh's crime scene with Rafferty, the worlds' last surviving bookies' runner - an endangered species in whose longevity Greenpeace and Bono are sadly not invested. 'Rafferty Rises' is a delightfully comic trip through the seedier side of town, and has all the makings of a truly great novel - words, sentences, paragraphs and chapters.