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Humor Me! Short Amusing Takes on George Clooney, Fruit Fly Sex, the NSA, Halle Berry, Compassionate Rats and other Wacky Topics
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
What would you get if you crossed Jon Stewart and Erma Bombeck? Humor Me! It is a compilation of reader favorites from Rosie Sorenson's humor column, including political observations such as Dear Mr. NSA and TSA Reject; bemused domestic rants such as iHusband and I Do Not Have Closet Phobia' and, thirty-one other whimsical offerings, Blowing Bubbles In North Korea and This Little Piggy.
BBQ Pizza A Flaming Expose on Macho Cooking
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Barbecue & Grilling
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The most hilarious cookbook ever! With 47 simple, tasty recipes, (Had to be odd, so the Pina Coladas count!) and easy to find ingredients. This book will get you started making delicious pizzas quickly! This book is a “what NOT to do” book. Save yourself from fire department visits by learning from our mistakes. Happy Grilling! "Erma Bombeck meets Ina Garten! Fabulicious!” ~~ G. M. DePriest
Emergency Laughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
Shit that Pisses Me Off
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Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Should you need a license in order to become a parent? What’s wrong with calling people Ms. and Mr.? Why is casual day at the office insulting? Why should you take down the flag? Is women’s fiction really women’s fiction? Should we have professional jurors? Why shouldn’t athletes take performance-enhancing drugs? Why should you boycott marriage? And let’s talk about the weather report…
Year-In-Review: The Entirely True Histories of a Perfectly Wretched Family
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Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: 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.
101 Things To Do Before The Apocalypse
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
101 Things To Do Before The Apocalypse is the ultimate tongue in cheek guide on how you could spend the time our planet has left, but it's not your ordinary bucket list. It’s time to do all the things you’ve only dreamed about doing. Each item is written in the same fun, humorous and quirky style featured throughout the book. I guess you could think of it as a bucket list… for society!
Phu Pee Massage - Real Stories for my Friend
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Prepare to laugh, and maybe shed a tear, reading Phu Pee! Coen-Fernandez has combined her love of storytelling and massage into an entertaining and lighthearted collection. Through excerpts of letters and emails, she turns the loss of a friend into an uplifting, hopeful read. Inspired by stories of people behind the massages, it would be impossible not to experience your next massage differently.
When Netflix Finds Out You're Black
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Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by BlackBelle. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Netflix Finds Out You’re Black is a short collection of previously published essays about love, life, and movie preferences. This ebook is a bite-sized bit of the cult humor blog, PJ Says. It’s the perfect crutch for short bursts of procrastination or long stays in the bathroom. It will get you through a boring flight or a couple of long lunch breaks.
Nonsense For Nothing
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Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Nonsense For Nothing" is a compilation of the most entertaining essays written by the author for his comedy blog, "I'm Having A Laugh." Pop culture, eyeglasses, hand sanitizers, online dating, the author's seventh-grade social studies notebook...all of the topics you think about on a daily basis are covered in "Nonsense For Nothing." It'll make sense once you read it.
Tom's Two Cents: A Collection of Columns
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,400. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Tom's Two Cents" was an award winning humor column by Tom M. Paolangeli that ran in the Ithaca Times for many years. This is a collection of some of his best and favorite columns. It includes some longer versions as well as some never before published pieces.
Postcards From Across the Pond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dispatches from an accidental expat--a humorous commentary on British life by a bewildered American who, through no fault of his own, found himself living in England.
More Bull
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
More Bull is an anthology of letters and articles written by Bob E. Sherman, author of Am I the Only One That Signals? Many of the articles appeared in the Waterfront Times. Other articles appeared on various blogs, and social networks. The book also contains rarely acknowledged letters to newspapers, magazines, politicians, and government representatives. Foreword by Sherman the Shark.
Panic, Then and Now
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I have suffered from panic attacks for a number of years. Although they are terrifying when they are happening, they are nearly always comical when you look back on them. This little book shares some of my terror and some of my laughs.
Thank You For Not Laughing
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Keeping a journal is recommended practice for all writers, comedians and even crazy people. I keep a writing journal. Several. Most of the stuff should never be seen by eyes other than mine, and even my eyes find the writing troublesome. This is the stuff I decided to share. Thank you for not laughing.
Over the Hill and Across the Ditch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kiwi born and bred, happily married for 36 years, leaving the country of their birth, their friends and family for a new country, new lifestyle, and the chance to watch their grandchildren on their journey through life. Over the Hill and Across the Ditch is a humorous view on the Australian way of life by Mike & Vicki Lynn
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
As a humor columnist for over a decade, Aprill Brandon has been documenting her transition to adulthood, from college to the Dirty 30 and beyond, in newspapers and media websites around the country. This book, based on her award-winning columns, has everything young people, the young at heart and fans of horrible stick-figure art will ever need to know about putting on a convincing grown-up act.
Home Improvement Gone Wrong
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
A story about what's really going on in the house next door. Hint: If he's got a power drill and a crazed look in his eyes, beware. A hilarious story of marriage and maintenance. Perfect for reading with, or as an escape from, the handy man in your life.
Musings Amusing
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Price: Free! Words: 19,990. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Musings Amusing is an arid accumulation of anecdotes on modern life with all its absurdities and Victor Meldrew moments enabling you to point your finger and chuckle knowingly at this collection of blog-type tales.
Farting With All His Might: The Endangered Status Of The Hetero Male
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
He who makes of himself a sight/By farting with all of his might/Awakens to a new created plight/That all the women have taken flight. Can men catch up, grow up, stand upright and drop the clubs once and for all? Why is it, ominously, that for so many, the image of the ideal male derives from 19th century theories of cavemen? Can't a man be a real, authentic human being? In free society- yes!
Getting a Head: Touring the World as a Giant Dancing Bear
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,380. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you aren’t crazy before you travel across the continent in a van, performing in packed theaters wearing a mascot costume of a famous cartoon character, you sure as hell will be afterwards. Daniel Falk invites you to join his descent into madness, and to meet the friends he made on his way down.