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Lifestyles of the Doomed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Let the author of "The Cynic's Dictionary" lead you on a bitterly amusing journey back to the turn of the millennium, as we transitioned from an age of frivolity to an age of terror. Written between 1998 and 2002, these 47 eloquently witty essays form a quirky chronicle of a slow-motion cultural shipwreck. Read them, laugh, shake your head, and get a handle on our perplexing times.
Tell Me Something Funny
Series: Words To Elate. Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"I have seen people swarm around you like bees on a honeycomb", says martin to his old friend Jimmy, "what is it that you give them, which makes them like you so much? There certainly must be something interesting they are getting from you, can I get a piece of that too? Please tell me something funny, it could be anything, a story, a joke, a riddle, a phrase, just anything," pleads martin with...
Go Ahead And Humor Me: A Collection of Wry Observations (Hold The Mustard)
Price: Free! Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This collection of humorous essays touches on all aspects of life - looking at them all through eyes that see things just a bit different than the average person. But hey - who wants to be average? Just right for pondering life's imponderables, "Go Ahead and Humor Me" is full of the kind of "slice of life" tales that tickle the funny bone and tug at the heartstrings.
Retirement Park Redo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
For some of us high school was the worst time in our life. Our shortcomings were exposed during gym showers, so we got shoved in our locker for the weekend, and had to experience the Senior Prom from there! For boomers of a certain age, Retirement Parks are giving us a chance at a do-over, whether we graduated high school or not. Here's thirty-six ways we can redo our Park while we're at it!
Calling them Wisdom Teeth is False Advertising
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dentists and the magical crafts of Dentistry, the stuff of legends. They have been feared for countless ages past. There's nothing better to get over a bad experience than self-debasing humor.
Bez dlake na jeziku
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: Serbian. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Bez dlake na jeziku je kompilacija ogoljeno istinitih, brutalno satiričnih tekstova koji obrađuju svakodnevni život u Srbiji. Nastali su u periodu od godinu dana, od aprila 2015. do aprila 2016. godine i predstavljaju svojevrsni osvrt na najvažnije događaje koji su se desili u tom periodu.
Hubs that Provoke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of observations, especially covering the irrational in our life.
Crazy Shopping People
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crazy people like to shop. A fact of retail life learned by my fifteen year old self while working at my first "real" job at a small town discount store. When you're the only place to shop in an isolated town, you become a mecca for all sorts of people who need to buy stuff - including weirdos, creeps and terrible people who should NEVER leave their lairs.
Life Between Naps - Stories From A Full-time Unemployed, Stay-At-Home Dad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
life between naps is a humorous collection of stories and essays about a man and his ridiculous understanding of what it means to be a parent and husband.
I Found it at the Movies: Film Noir Reviews
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,990. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A tongue-in-cheek collection of film noir reviews. By the author of NY Times bestselling novel IDENTITY CRISIS. This film noir edition of capsule film reviews are part of a continuing series of movie review compilations. With a title inspired by the great film critic, Pauline Kael, these reviews are unvarnished opinions that make quick, funny, and addictive reading.
If You Got Stopped...You Deserved It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Eight years as a motorcycle cop garners quite a few stories. The internet's most popular motorcop blogger has compiled a selection of posts from over six years (and written some never-before-published posts). If you've ever wondered what police work is like from the saddle of a motorcycle, then this is the book for you.
Nobody Knows the Big Bang!: How Many Universes Can Dance on the Head of a Pin?
Series: Goldman's Bulldog Presents. Price: Free! Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Nobody Knows the Big Bang! poses a direct challenge to Stephen Hawking's books, A Brief History of Time and The Grand Design (written with Leonard Mlodinow). Nobody! focuses on the cosmological theories of British physicist Fred Hoyle, and details the various alternatives to modern big bang theories. Nobody! evaluates the belief systems that tend to favor one big bang idea over another.
Eve's Folly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Open Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
If you’re brave enough to read the full wild-but-true story Fresh Cut, you’ll get all the humor and absurdity of Eve’s Folly plus moments of dark despair and shocking tragedy. Either way, you’re bound to be transformed by your adventure through this bizarre, colorful world.
SHE’S A KEEPER ~ confessions from a Southern Girl’s Closet - the Stories Begin
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
She’s A Keeper ~ Confessions From a Southern girl’s closet - The Stories Begin I once read that you can tell a lot about a woman by looking in her closet. I thought about that and I figured that in my case it could be my closet or my attic, basement or garage - everywhere! I think you'll get a chuckle out of the stories surrounding these keepsakes, and perhaps see a bit of yourself as well.
Short Stories - Collection
Price: Free! Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Short story enthusiasts, this book is for you. It is a collection of my favourite short stories written over a span of approximately 25 years. During this interval I was privileged to work in various jurisdictions on 6 continents of the world. At each locale I chose to live as closely as possible with the populous therein, thus maximizing my chance to collect intriguing material for this treatise.
Meetos
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I share with you my greatest passion: orange snack foods. From the beginning of my life at 10 years old, I have had one persistent passion: Cheetos. And I've got the body to prove it.
Wanderlust in Suburbia and Other Reflections on Motherhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
New York Times & USA Today bestselling author Marilyn Brant offers something unique and personal to the fans of her fiction & new readers alike — a collection of 21 essays and 5 poems on the subject of motherhood, filled with the warmth, humor & astute observations that are a trademark of her novels. A “tribute to our mothers and our grandmothers. To our women friends. And to all of us as well."
My Kidney Transplant: A Sometimes Serious, Sometimes Not, Collection of Essays
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,860. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a collection of essays I wrote before and after my transplant. I published it to educate readers about organ donation, bust myths about transplants, offer some inspiration for those going through the same things I did and to show how a good sense of humor can be the best medicine.
The Unsure Male
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,180. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Research & Methodology
(4.00 from 1 review)
Look at males of any species. It is not difficult to see that the areas they monopolize are, invariably, careless attitude, unprofessional approach or aggressive behavior. Most of us readily attribute this to evolution. How? Why? The answer to these questions surprisingly is the answer to all that is happening in the world, especially the violent nature of many of our societies.
Analysis of Footprints
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A study has been conducted whereby Footprints in the Sand, one of modern Christianity's most prolific poems, can be discussed and considered via various analytic techniques and through a range of perspectives and observational gazes.

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