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LOL: Losing Our Language
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,530. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
LOL is a tongue-in-cheek look at language trends in the wireless age through the jaundiced eye of a self-hating Luddite and grammar scold. LOL: Losing Our Language is an irreverent guide to what's funny about the American English vernacular in the new millennium. LOL sheds crocodile tears over the fate of our language as it bends to the will of such pervasively destructive influences as adolesce
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.
Vermont Wild, Adventures of Fish & Game Wardens, Vol. Four
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,420. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A bull moose charge on a moonless night? A warden fights five guys? A terrified taxidermist turns federal witness? A language barrier ends in longjohns? Ice shanty magic? All these and many more true, wacky stories from retired game wardens. The fourth volume in this best-selling Green Mountain adventure series!
O LADO B - Segredos entre amigas
Price: $6.29 USD. Words: 35,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 17, 2016 and represented by EDITORAS.COM. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Com seu estilo descontraído e perspicaz, uma interessante visão de mundo se revela até mesmo nos assuntos mais cotidianos e familiares. A blogueira-escritora se diverte com o seu olhar sobre os nossos tempos: "E onde é que a gente fica nesse furdunço? Quando é que eu teria coragem para escrever o Lado B se o mundo não estivesse assim doidinho?"
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...
Armata Altfel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: Romanian. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Fapte, întâmplări, vorbe, zicale, titluri de cântece și filme din armată adunate, semiprelucrate și la popor aruncate.
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.
Who Left the Cork Out of my Lunch? Middle Age, Modern Marriage & Other Complications
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Who Left the Cork out of My Lunch? is chock-full of funny, informative how-to lists, hilarious advice columns, and sharp personal anecdotes that cover subjects from menopause (are we done yet?), empty nest syndrome (sob!), and grandchildren (yay!), to sex (better after fifty), marriage (he said what?), age-appropriate fashion (what does that mean?), and cosmetic intervention (to Botox or not?).
Who Stole My Spandex? Life in the Hot Flash Lane
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,070. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Blogger Marcia Kester Doyle tells it like it is and nothing is off limits. Who Stole My Spandex? is a witty selection of stories from Doyle’s madcap world of menopausal pitfalls, wardrobe malfunctions, and a family full of pranksters. Welcome to the nuthouse that Marcia Kester Doyle calls home.
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!
Teacher Misery: Helicopter Parents, Special Snowflakes and Other Bullshit
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Teacher Misery perfectly encapsulates the comical misery that has become the teaching profession. Morris’ strange, funny, and sometimes unbelievable teaching experiences are told through a collection of short stories, essays and artifacts including real emails from parents, students and administrators.
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.
You Want WHAT??? Concierge Tales from the Men and Women who Make Las Vegas Dreams Come True
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ding ... Every time the bell rings at a concierge’s desk, you never know the story that will follow… especially in Las Vegas, City of Sin. Will a request be awkward and embarrassing or sweet and lighthearted? A concierge never knows until the… ding. “You Want WHAT???” is a lighthearted glimpse into the lives of dozens of Las Vegas concierges.
My Issues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"My Issues" is a collection of true-life novellas, highlighting beloved animal adventures, from fright-filled moments stranded in the forest, to a fight-for-life by the seashore, and the heartwarming introduction to Toots - the rescue pet extraordinaire. This book, filled with beautiful life portraits, will keep you entertained and engaged. A splendid addition to your morning coffee!
Ez már fáj
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: Hungarian. Published: April 11, 2016 and represented by Tollkoptató Művészeti Kezdemény. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Van öt perce? És kettő? Esetleg egy? Szeretné lerázni magáról a mindennapok nyűgjét? Akkor ne habozzon és üsse fel Nagy Ákos vadonatúj kötetét, melyben a szerző új oldaláról mutatkozik be. A lírát sarokba támasztva, rövid, vidám hangvételű történeteivel, jeleneteivel igyekszik jobb kedvre deríteni olvasóit. Figyelem! Túladagolás nem lehetséges!
The Chaser Quarterly 1
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the team behind The Chaser's War on Everything, the Chaser Quarterly is a journal of bold ideas and even bolder fonts. Featuring original writing from some of Australia's most underpaid satirists, The Chaser Quarterly is everything you want it to be and nothing you don't.
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.
The Chaser Quarterly 2
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the team behind The Chaser's War on Everything, the Chaser Quarterly is a journal of bold ideas and even bolder fonts. Featuring original writing from some of Australia's most underpaid satirists, The Chaser Quarterly is everything you want it to be and nothing you don't.

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