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Saggio Sul Cinema Italiano del dopoguerra by Maurizio Massa
Price: Free! Words: 84,940. Language: Italian. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Come scrive Bjørn Larsson nel suo La saggezza del mare "uno si crede originale, forse soprattutto come artista, mentre in realtà è impregnato dello spirito del tempo, delle atmosfere, delle idee, delle correnti e delle tendenze che fluttuano in modo imperscrutabile in giro per il mondo". Il Saggio questo obiettivo vorrebbe centrare: l’inquadramento storico dei fatti e gli effetti sulla cultura.
One Page a Day by Carl Ehnis
Price: Free! Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.
Man-Child by Michael Jenkins
Price: Free! Words: 55,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of 21 essays, Michael Jenkins takes a humorous approach to the stresses of every day life. Whether he is questioning how a one-thumbed co-worker might turn a doorknob or is being followed by his creepy future self in a pornographic video store, Michael's essays are funny, honest, and philosophical as an immature man searching for identity in the adult world
The Saga of Wasp and other Stories by Dave Mullan
Price: Free! Words: 54,630. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
These short stories by publisher and Methodist minister Dave Mullan began with his unusual experiences in the indigenous bush of New Zealand. Other events from his school and early work years complement a selection of events from throughout his life. There are some interesting facts behind some of the anecdotes. But most are, as intended, just for fun and sometimes are quite funny.
Bir bölüyün manifesti by Gaya Aliyev, Sr
Price: Free! Words: 67,680. Language: Azerbaijani (North Azeri, Latin script). Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Əliyev Qaya İbad oğlu. Bir bölüyün manifesti (Yasamal taborunun II Bölüyünün Qarabağ müharibəsində keçdiyi döyüş yolu haqqında sənədli oçerk). Bakı, “Elm və Təhsil” - 2015. 372 səh.
Raised By White Trash by Steve Berger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Essay » Author profile
True, dark and hilarious stories about a boy in rural Missouri in the 1970's and his ordeals with parents, teachers, siblings and porn. If you come away from reading this book knowing more about yourself and how to get along in the world around you then you read it wrong!
Shoes & Ships & Sealing Wax by Alma Alexander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Essay » Author profile
Human lives are full of moments, bright or dark – moments when you feel your breath being taken away by the beauty of a starlit sky, or feel your heart broken by the passing of a beloved pet, or being surprised by joy, or falling into a memory. There are moments in which you reflect on the things that you do, on the person who you are, on the life that you have lived, are living, or yearn for.
Flights From My Terrace by Santosh Bakaya
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile(4.82 from 11 reviews)
This book is a collection of 58 essays most of which are based on observations from my terrace. Some have been written quashed in ramshackle buses while commuting from home to work place. Still others have been written from the snug confines of a car, watching ordinary life pass by with its extraordinary hues. These myriad hues have coloured my life and enriched it, hope they enrich yours also.
Fall Fever by Richard Trump
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by AniLibre. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Essay » Author profile
A humorous and entertaining narration of a long career as a teacher of high school sophomores. “Mister Trump” taught biology for 41 years – interrupted only by two years in the U.S. Navy during the Second World War. If his students had known that he was journaling his teaching experiences perhaps they might have been more careful of their antics. But then we wouldn’t have as many funny stories.
Mourning Has Broken by Carol Ann Balawyder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
Giving herself a year of mourning after her sister's untimely death, the author goes about her life as memories and myriads of emotions assail her. Through it all, she explores the meaning of life and the changing of her beliefs, taking the reader through a journey of sorrow, grief, regret, joy and hope.
Rising Celestials (Восхождение небожителей) by Sergey Tsevmenko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,150. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Literature
«Восхождение небожителей» — пронзительная, отчаянная и искренняя исповедь молодого писателя, разочаровавшегося в своей жизни.
Of Moose and Men: A Skewed Look at Life in Alaska by A. E. Poynor
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The first volume in a series of collected humor columns written by award-winning author A. E. Poynor. For less than twenty percent of what you paid for the latte you'll spew out your nose while reading this book, you can learn about everyday life in Alaska where laughing about the trials unique to the country is much better than just shivering in the cold.
50 Days Turning 50 One Man's Sobering Realization it's NOT the New 40s! by Jon-David
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,010. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
Male menopause? You betcha! Turning 50, compels me to want to do physical harm to anyone who says crap like, “Fifty is the new forty.” And yet, I might make out with them if they tell me I don’t look my age. I had no idea I would be such a dude-bitch about turning fifty.
Tears of Innocence by T. R. Robinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Author profile
From a loving family this five year old girl is thrown into a world of abuse and torture leading to attempted suicide, near insanity and the contemplation of murder. A true life drama.