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"Not While I'm Chewing." Elsie W.'s First Book
Series: Disaster Coworkers, Disaster Coworkers #1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
My name is Sarah. I work in a small office. The only other woman in the office is an unintentionally hilarious disaster of an employee. Every work day I witness and chronicle her complete lack of social awareness, her non-stop snacking, and her skewed concept of a work ethic. I call her Elsie W. What you are about to read is true. Only the names and locations have been changed to project me.
Humor Me! Short Amusing Takes on George Clooney, Fruit Fly Sex, the NSA, Halle Berry, Compassionate Rats and other Wacky Topics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
(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.
Bettered by a Dead Crustacean
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,270. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Prepare yourself for a wildly entertaining jaunt through the witty psyche of the author, as she shares odd and humorous thoughts on a wide range of subjects, proving once again her ability to make us think, laugh and question our own sanity.” ~KIWI Club Reviews
That Which Doesn't Kill You Makes You Funnier.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Creative and funny non fiction. A series of laugh out loud essays by ONE FUNNY LADY Deborah Kimmett- Deb turned 50, the kids left, the husband got voted off the island and then the dog died. Short comedic ssays that will have you peeing your pants with laughter.
Sex for the Terribly Shy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
James Clarke takes the Mickey (if you’ll forgive the expression) out of magazines that dish out advice on sex. He claims their editors fail to realise how their sex articles badly shock many, like himself, who were brought up during last century. He points out it is no good sexologists writing about how to find your partner’s G-spot when most people out there can’t even find a decent parking spot.
The Great Summer of Philosophy!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This story is brought to light within the court room of serendipity. This ocean-side experience places both Philosophy and Reality on one giant environmental stage. These two forces are soon put into their place by the power of nature. Each scene is weaved together with delightful bits of ongoing action and chunks of humor. Each reader will laugh at one giant act of youthful stupidity.
Who Peed on My Yoga Mat?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Lela Davidson doesn’t like to brag, but her children are clean and fed, her husband likes to cook, and she is rarely referred to as Troll Toes at the yoga studio. In other words, she’s got it all. Between watching adorably annoying toddlers transform into text-obsessed teens, and facing inevitable moments of marital “for worse,” a girl’s got to carve out time for inner peace.
Blacklisted from the PTA
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Blacklisted from the PTA is an irreverent look at motherhood and the modern family. From the high chair to a vinyl restaurant booth on date night, Lela Davidson has captured life on the cul-de-sac with a husband, two kids, and the occasional pet. Whether failing at cloth diaper origami or smug in knowledge that her children have never consumed a PopTart, Lela assures parents they are not alone.
Home Improvement Gone Wrong
Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, 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.
Money, Murder, & Marriage: A Slightly Skewed Celebration of Love
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Three stories of love in real life. From mutual funding to a simple murder plot to an all-too-necessary girls night out, these are three hilarious stories of long term marriage gone right. Perfect for reading with, or as an escape from, your one true love.
Why Does the Cheese Always Fall? (A Guide to Faking Adulthood)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
(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.
Moms are from Mars: a savory blend of memories, opinions, advice and ridiculousness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
From non-Pulitzer Prize winning author/blogger, Janene Murphy, come true life tales highlighting her struggle to figure life out. Laugh along as she chronicles her stumbles through dating, money, high school, travel, fashion, and motherhood. Be warned, though. She has learned from her mistakes. You'll find plenty of opinions and advice, as well.
When Life Gives You Lemons... At Least You Won't Get Scurvy!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
A humorous collection of anecdotal essays on how to deal with common adult life struggles that fall just short of FEMA intervention but are bigger than a duct tape and coat hanger fix. This stuff wasn’t supposed to happen to Madge. Somehow she maintained her dignity and fabulousness and produced three very smart, well adjusted, successful children. These are life lesson stories filled with snark
அன்சைஸ்
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,300. Language: Tamil. Published: April 27, 2013 by Appu Pradeep. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
வயிறு குலுங்க சிரிக்க வைக்கும் வாழ்வியல் கட்டுரைகள்!
Pátria Atravessada
You set the price! Words: 37,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Um olhar humorístico sobre Portugal durante o ano do Centenário da República.
Fake Plastic Souks - The Glory Years
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Alexander McNabb's Dubai based blog, Fake Plastic Souks, has charted an erratic little course over the years. Like a little pea green boat, it has bobbed on the waves of opulence and the stormy seas of the global financial crisis, throwing inane commentary and half-thoughts out to the benefit of a tiny audience. This wholly irrelevant collection contains the first two years of Fake Plastic Souks!
The Dumpling Master & Other Modern Folk Tales
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Yvonne Harbin - Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Laughter, cantankerous mountain folks, nasal infatuation, home-cooking, 'real' family, life-lessons and childhood dreams come true, are what The Dumpling Master & Other Modern Folk Tales is all about. With tongue-in-cheek humor reminiscent of Mark Twain, Salem Williams takes you on a journey of colorful avenues, memory lanes and just plain fun. "It's like going home, but not having to live there!"
Out Where the Buses Don't Run: Seven Years of Rants, Raves, Dirty Jokes, and Bad Ideas From a Small But Loud Corner of the Blogosphere
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
In this first - and hopefully last - collection of thought-provoking essays (read: blogs), minor Internet blogging sensation Gus Sanchez tackles a variety of hard-hitting topics such as marriage, parenting, politics, racism, your lousy taste in music, hipsters, bad writers, rude supermodels, sex scandals of the rich and famous, and, um...Phil Collins.
Liz Tells Frank What Happened In...: Volume 2
Series: Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..., Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Liz Shannon Miller's friend Frank has missed out on a lot of pop culture over the years. So sometimes, Liz tells him about something he's missed. "Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..." continues its journey though entertainment's highs and lows with this second volume of new and classic entries, which include epic video games, sappy sci-fi romance novels, and the horrors of Bravo reality TV.
Zephyr Again!
Price: Free! Words: 30,730. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
We’re back! Zephyr Again! brings together more than 40 choice selections from the blog Zephyr, now into its third year of publication. Featuring a cool look at the world around us, with wit and wisdom, Zephyr reaches a loyal readership in the U.S. and Europe. Here in a single sampler, each selection is just long enough to romp through while you wait for the kids to clear out of the bathroom.