Books tagged: scams

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 61 results

The Adventures Of A Free Lunch Junkie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Earl Bronsteen is a financially well-off senior citizen and a straight-laced Yale grad. But in 2010, he turned to a life of “crime” all because of an innocent enough piece of mail: an invitation to a free lunch seminar sponsored by a company promoting reverse mortgages to senior citizens. In his satiric memoir, the author recounts his visits to 50 free lunch seminars.
By Her Rules
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
William Goldblum’s business is selling seeming truths to make us feel better. Lies made him rich. Melissa Ledouix’s business is making William fall in love with her. Together they tango through the mists of truth and attraction on their way to a relationship until someone poisons Will. Did Melissa do it, his brother, or Sicilian mobsters? Will must solve that puzzle or die.
The Dark Side of Disney
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,250. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Bamboo Forest Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.25)
THE DARK SIDE OF DISNEY reveals all of the tips, tricks, scams, and stories that THEY don’t want you to know about! Unabashedly unafraid of offending the family-oriented audiences catered to by other Disney travel guides, author Leonard Kinsey gives intrepid travelers access to the seamy, raunchy, and often hilarious underbelly of Walt Disney World.
Bad Agent, No Catnip! Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,470. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Arts
(5.00)
Bad Career Advice and Questionable Misinformation from the World's Worst Literary Agent, Sydney T. Cat! Collected for the first time in this hilarious little book, Sydney T. Cat shares (though bad example) dozens of gaffes, schemes, missteps, cons, and foul-ups real-life "agents" have used to part writers from their money, screw up their careers, and crush their dreams! A must-read for writers!
Gambler's Creative Scams
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Amazing and intriguing scams that happen in casinos beginning with the WSOP circuit tournament in Tunica, Mississippi. Not surprisingly, the mob figures into much of the action in this fast moving account that lasts a little over two weeks. The devious nature of these scams produces surprising results.
The Little Book of Scams: Swindling for Fun and Profit!
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The Little Book of Scams delves into the psychological principles of deception and influence that enable to people to be swindled. This knowledge can go a long way in helping you to avoid becoming a victim of the ruthless "Mind Pirates" in our midst. Special emphasis is given to the scams that target business owners and budding entrepreneurs.
My Only Crime Was Being Born, Vol. 3
Series: My Only Crime Was Being Born, an autobiography, Volume 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,490. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Volume 3 of my autobiography continues the misadventures of Jeffee in a world he doesn't belong. Unlike Frodo in Lord of the Rings, Jeffee still hasn't found the Fire of Mordor to destroy the ring...yet. Learn about my Artic adventures in Michigan, about a lot of other crazy, funny, sad stuff, some of my insights into the Bible - it's all there, I lived it all & want to share it with you.
8 Games
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After doing 2 years in a dingy southern jail for a swamp scam, Cal Landon comes up with an idea to repay the Georgia town. Chesterfield is a wealthy, prep school in Orange County, California, that shuns sports. Their football team had only 3 wins in 10 years. Cal proposes to take their team through an undefeated, untied, and un-scored on season; for a huge price, of course. It’s a rollicking read.
Internet and Technology Dangers
You set the price! Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet
Are you one of those parents for whom the Internet, video games and mobile phones are foreign territory? If so, this is the wake up call you need. Children and teenagers know their way around these worlds only too well, though. As a parent, you would be shocked to know what really goes on. You do need to act. After all, the emotional and physical well-being of your family is at stake here.
Glamour Doom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Handsome serial lover Humphrey Flanagan is shocked to learn that his dead uncle's million-dollar legacy has disappeared. In great need of this money, he does his best to discover where it went. The trail leads to an occult society and a wealthy woman who soon captivates him with her irresistible version of 18th century glamour.