Books tagged: humour and adventure

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Uneasy Rider - Confessions of a Reluctant Traveller
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
The antidote-to-travel book! A European Odyssey where brakes fail on mountain passes... a witch curses... Germans travel in a Tardis. Ever thought a trip around Europe in a second-hand camper van would be fun? Then this has been written for you. If not, just sit back and enjoy the ups and downs of the ride. Find out how to avoid getting stuck in a Spanish 'white town' and robbed in Rome - twice!
Stories From Grandmother's Knee
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Series: Collected Works of Robert Adair Wilson, Book 2 · Stories For Children, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Three stories that contain events related from grandmother to grandson from one family's experience growing up in remote and primitive conditions on the southern Gulf Islands of British Columbia. Often humorous dynamics between parent and grown child and grandchild.
The Case of the Three Dollar Doughnuts and BCBD, Inc.
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Series: Tales of The BCBD, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A story of youthful alliances, humor, justice, retribution and restoration.
Beached In the Barrens
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Series: Collected Works of Robert Adair Wilson, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A lounge-lubber falls in with a bad lot during Swiftsure Yacht Race celebrations in Victoria, BC, and finds himself the worse for seafaring and free-saying until he grasps for rescue through a famous personage. This story may reveal the origin of the term "Captain's Log". Low humour on the high seas by one even higher!
Few Are Chosen, K'Barthan Trilogy: Part 1
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Series: K'Barthan, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,780. Language: British English. Published: September 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Charming outlaw with own transport and limited social skills seeks lucrative, employment at minimal risk. When you're running from a murderous government and work for an equally murderous gangster, accidentally torching his apartment is a bad move. The Pan of Hamgee just wants a quiet life. But it appears that destiny has other plans.
To be or not to be on TV
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Fifteen-year-old Jason day is a step away from stardom. The only thing that stands between Jason and an A-list, megastar lifestyle is his complete lack of talent. Does that stop Jason? Not at all. Jason is determined to win 'Do you Want to be a Star?' hosted each week on TV by the talented Bryton Sunny. Will Jason get to see his smiling face on TV? Read 'To Be Or Not To Be On TV' and find out.
I Took A Burp
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Series: Smartboys Club, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011 by Wonder Realms Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
In book 3 of the Smartboys Club, the Smartboys get a mysterious new class member. She has a secret, and Monkey is bent on finding out the truth about her. But the Smartboys are in for a surprise when their class takes a suit-and-tie field trip to Symphony Hall, no burping allowed.
A Punch Line
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 41,560. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011 by Mirador Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hello! This is Punch! Of course you know me. Everybody knows Mister Punch. I have performed more shows than you have eaten dinners. And people all over the world love me. I decided to write my biography. It tells you everything about me (well…not exactly everything!). From my early assumed beginnings with the good old Romans and the better older Greeks to my triumphal stardom in England.
Flaws
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
A possible UFO falls to Earth and causes a group of Navy Seals, a Doctor and a Scientist to look for something long forgotten.
Charlie, Chester And The Amazing Chuckles ( In The Case Of The Purloined Poodle)
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Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Our hero Charlie Parker adopts a greyhound puppy from the Greyhound Adoption Agency. He calls the dog Chuckles and the two with Charlie's friend Chester become inseparable. The boys teach Chuckles amazing tricks and experience a number of funny and exciting situations.