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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 Ancient Arbor. 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 » Humor and satire
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 » Humor and satire
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: $3.99 USD. 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.
Laughter Hereafter - The Comic Struggles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Everyone tells you to have a nice day But no one tells you how...Until now. Laughter Hereafter details the “comic struggles” with faith, truth, love, grace, demons, and holy matrimony. Written by an award-winning professional comedian (who has been described as a cross between George Carlin and Deepak Chopra) this hilarious book is as entertaining as it is insightful. Cosmic Comedy at it’s best!
Kickin' Out the Jams ~ The Purple Haze of My Crazy Daze in Radio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,420. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
A record spinner’s memoirs…The true story of the day-to-day, play-by-play adventures of a young, insecure, teenage wallflower, from a small Midwestern factory town, who dives head first in to the rabbit hole of psychedelia, flaxen, waxen, sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
Tales Of A Barman - 40 Years Behind The Stick
Price: Free! Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013 by Norman B. Coffey. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
A little book of stories from the service side of the bar. Stories... from time working for '40 Years Behind The Stick'. From clubs to pubs, restaurants to saloons the drinks flowed. From New England to Manhattan, the Hamptons, Long Island and south to Sanibel & Captiva Islands in Southwest Florida the stories flow. Norman, the author of these stories is still collecting great stories like these.
American Humor, Slang and Expressions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
'If we can't laugh at ourselves, who can we laugh at?' is the theme of this book. So we laugh at America and the Americans. Here is a tossed salad of unique American humor, slang and expressions, about 6000 strong. Nobody, including God Himself, is immune to our humor. Us mortals are mere fodder. This salad is sprinkled with megabucks and our indifference to it.
How to Write an Awesome Blog
Price: Free! Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
This is not your typical "How To" book. The passages here are from Tim Boyle’s Mooselicker blog. The mission with this book is simple, not to tell you how to write an awesome blog but to show you how to do it.
Infinite Crab Meats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,060. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
An all you can eat buffet of probing, insightful hip-hop journalism, with thoughts on Rick Ross, Kreayshawn, Das Racist, Odd future, El-P, Killer Mike, Chief Keef, Rap Genius and music publications Pitchfork, SPIN and XXL.
Over the Hill and Across the Ditch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,250. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, 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
When Suzie Suburbs Ran Off to Alaska
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,940. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Ever wonder what it would be like to just pack up the car and move to Alaska? The author did just that. When Suzie Suburbs Ran Off to Alaska is the true story of one family's comical adventures setting up their homestead on the Knik River near Palmer, Alaska.
Howling At the Moon: The Best of the Back Bay Barker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Essay » Author profile
A selection of variously themed essays written by a woman on the Texas Gulf Coast who had been previously transported from California (kicking and screaming).
Outside Looking In: A Collection of Mixed Emotions Volume 2
Series: Facts, Figures and Insights, Book 2. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Get inside the author's head as he embarks on a journey full of emotions. Outside Looking In: A Collection of Mixed Emotions is a compilation of Kirk Posadas' take on everyday situations and tells it in a crazy different way. Get this book now and have a nice dose of mixed emotions!
Liz Tells Frank What Happened In...
Series: Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..., Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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. From the fond nostalgia of "Sweet Valley High" to the soul-killing badness of "Madea's Family Reunion," "Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..." is an epic tour though entertainment's highs and lows. (Mostly the lows. Liz may never recover from "Zardoz".)
Chimpanzees in Dungarees (Illustrated Version)
Series: Disappearing Things, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Babies Called Keith, Shellsuits, Reliant Robins, Tripe, No Smoking Areas, Knitting, Streetwise Dogs, The Deferential Working Class... Chimpanzees in Dungarees has more than ninety such disappearing things. Part satire, part nostalgia, part autobiography, part social commentary, this book has been written with one sole objective. To take the proverbial and have a laugh. Or is that two objectives?
Teen Movie Times
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
(4.00 from 1 review)
Award winning young adult author and pop culture critic Karen Healey likes teen movies. A lot. In this collection of essays, she brings together her celebrated (and occasionally profane) musings on Bring It On, Clueless, Easy A, and many more. Includes an exclusive essay on The Craft, available only to ebook readers!
Marital Matters
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by Antemoff Ebookery. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A public service message for young men looking to avoid matrimony . . . or get into it as quickly as possible.
The Barber's Conundrum and Other Stories: Observations on Life From the Cheap Seats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,770. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of thirty-seven short literary humor pieces written expressly for all the little people out there and by that, I mean anyone under seven feet. If you are married, raise kids, buy things, read magazines, watch television, go to the movies or secretly wish you could push a Congressman into a volcano and not get caught, you will relate to and benefit immensely from this book.