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Tales2Inspire - The Crystal Collection
Series: Tales2Inspire. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Stories don't have to be serious to inspire us. Yes, humor is also inspiring. It can lift our spirits and put us in a happy frame of mind. The stories in Tales2Inspire ~ The Crystal Collection take readers on amusing excursions, from having lunch with Betty Friedan to sharing a box of chocolates with Sonny and Cher. You’ll enter this book with pleasure and leave with a broad smile on your face.
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.
This Funny Earth of Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"A ruthlessly inward-looking and intentionally antisocial celebration of solitude...if there's such a thing as cheerful abrasiveness, you'll find it here...it reads like a sort of Walden for the city dweller." (I.Q. Magazine) The author's last two humor books, Read This Instead and the Wacky Adventures of God, have been included after the new material.
Scotland Is For Loners: A Misanthrope's Travelogue
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Not everyone loves to travel with family and friends. There's a certain freedom that comes with being on your own in a new place, far from all that you know. The only annoying travelers you may encounter on your journey into a strange new land? Everyone else. Join Alexander Zwick on his solo expedition through Scotland, as he gives his humorous yet honest take on the realities of modern travel.
England Is For Loners: A Misanthrope's Travelogue
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 29,810. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Not everyone loves to travel with family and friends. There's a certain freedom that comes with being on your own in a new place, far from all that you know. The only annoying travelers you may encounter on your journey into a strange new land? Everyone else. Join Alexander Zwick on his solo expedition through England, as he gives his humorous yet honest take on the realities of modern travel.
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.
China Teaching Behind the Great Firewall & Other Inadvisable Things in a Country Shaped Like a Chicken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,700. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
An irreverent and often satirical armchair adventure about teaching English in mainland China by a woefully overeducated former lawyer and part-time university music lecturer and teacher.
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: $1.99 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.
Cursing At My Fourth Toe
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
What do you call your fourth toe? Is there even a common name for it? There are over one million words in the English language, so why is it so hard to think of what that little piggy is called? It probably doesn't matter in the grand scheme of things. What's important are the words that are readily available that society won't let us use or hear. The curse words.
Peach Power: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Color of white race is set straight. It is peach. Racism discussed and critiqued. Peach Power proclaimed as road to world peace. The format is satirical which is supposed to be humorous. This is debatable.
It Seemed Like A Good Idea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With more than a decade in the media and 5+ years in ESL education, Harry Hodge's career has taken some twists and turns in locations around the world. From teaching English to S. Korean elementary students to pulling rickshaws in Canada to playing a Spanish colonel on Vietnamese TV, the term "I'll try anything once" has never been more appropriate.
Dads Army Short Stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Life in the Seaside resort of Walmington-on-Sea on the South Coast of England in the 1940’s during the Second World War as seen through the exploits of a band of men who got together to form the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard in response to a plea from Secretary of State for War Anthony Eden.
My Past Humor Columns
Price: Free! Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of past humor columns I wrote some years back for the local paper.