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Can You Imagine...? Volume I, The Best of Furry and Freaky things.
By Bobbi G
Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
The best "Can You Imagine?" columns written about 'furry & freaky' things. Read about cloned sheep, ballistic fur balls, puppy ponderings, methane nights and outrageous butt sniffing confrontations. Plus, the canine crew's knee-slapping antics; especially encountering snow. And spiders are funny! So, grease your funny bone and get your copy of "Can You Imagine...?" today!
My Life Has Gone to the Dogs (and Cats)
By C.A. Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
A humorous and sometimes tearful look at the animals who transformed the author's life. "My Life Has Gone to the Dogs (and Cats)" shows what happens when you open your heart and your living space to these furry creatures we call - pets - companions - and best friends.
Pickles The Parrot: A Humorous Look At Life With An African Grey
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Everyday life with an African Grey Parrot seen through the humorous and often twisted mind of his owner, Georgi. Her interesting perspectives on animal intellect and unique insights into nature take the reader on a thought provoking, entertaining and often hilarious ride. The star of the book, Pickles, takes his adventures in stride with wit and charm.
Katz Tales The Adventures Of Scoop and Au
By Ellen Whyte
Series: Katz Tales, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a collection of 15 tales that celebrate the antics of the wise yet wily Scoop, and his sturdy and inventive cat companion Au. It includes Sofa Wars, an epic battle between the author and Au for possession of the best seat in the house, and Your Neighbourhood Nosy Parker where Scoop resorts to some nifty tactics in order to keep tabs on his friends next door.
Jimi Hendrix Pest Control Company
By Steve Dodge
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One truly stormy night, as I was trying to get to sleep, I heard bumping sounds in the attic. This is the story of how I got over my terror and dealt with the problem, rock and rock style. Free for a limited time only. Get your copy today!
Grab Life by the Tail: Activities for bored cats
By Roberta Beach Jacobson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kitty, are you wasting your nine lives by always napping on the same windowsill, chasing the dog around the kitchen table, sniffing catnip mousies on the couch? If so, you're in a rut. Roberta Beach Jacobson, former Cat Lady blogger at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, encourages you to take charge, to strut your stuff, to be your own cat. Who doesn't desire to lead a flealess, fearless feline life?
Cat Tales
By Rosemary Bach-Holzer
Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Is this comedic collection of cat anecdotes a frank look at living with felines or is it a case of ben trovato? That’s embellishment to you and me. I’ll let you decide.
Uninvited!
By Graham Murray
Price: Free! Words: 10,470. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2013 by Living Books USA. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Animal Welfare
(4.00 from 1 review)
A father and daughter become inadvertent victims of a light-hearted game of cat and mouse.
Not Your Mother's Book...On Dogs
By Dahlynn McKowen
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012 by Publishing Syndicate. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Watch out! The dogs are loose and in rare form in this very funny and endearing anthology about our canine friends. Inside are 60 short stories written by dog lovers like yourself. The include puppy-dog antics and silly-canine adventures, with a surprise or two thrown in, all of which will make you very happy the dogs are running free on the pages of this wonderful book.
Man vs Cat
By David M. Brown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Man vs Cat is the story of one man, one woman and the six cats that changed their lives forever. To the woman they brought love and affection, to the man they brought sleepless nights, fear, paranoia and even ruined his jigsaw. Need I say more? Parental advisory: our cats cannot be relied upon to moderate their language. Sorry kids, this isn't for you
My Dog Ate My House
By Dennis Nord
Price: Free! Words: 13,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
What part of sled dog in Santa Barbara sounds like a good idea? Huskies are the pre-modern diesel engines of the arctic and need constant companionship. Sadie was the best of companions and the worst of stay-at-home dogs.
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Kennel
By Bev McQuain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
My lifelong experience with man’s best friend includes forty years as owner of Canada's largest canine security company. With hundreds of dogs, and hundreds of security officers over the years, there have been myriad humorous events; some hilarious, some bizarre. Now that I’m retired, I find myself recalling and chuckling, so rather than laugh alone, I have documented them here. Enjoy!
A Wander in Vetland
By John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,470. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
Tiny Tales
By Marlene Ziehl Spies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Africa
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Little stories about beloved animals and their interaction with other creatures are beautifully illustrated in soft colours for light reading. There are no great events, no massive dramas; just life and nature. Adults and children alike will enjoy these tales from a South African childhood filled with various pets, insects, sights and scenes.
Pizzles in Paradise
By John Hicks
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks is an English trained vet. In a quirky yet literate style this memoir describes his education, courtship and subsequent emigration to New Zealand with Viv, his young wife. His numerous anecdotes are lively and good-humoured, occasionally poignant and often hilarious. It will be enjoyed by all those who love animals, have owned a pet, worked on a farm or read James Herriot.
It Shouldn't Happen to a Dog Trainer - Volume 1
By Karen Davison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A fun read for dog lovers! Have you ever wondered what ends up on the cutting room floor when watching celebrity dog trainers on the television? During her career as a professional dog trainer and canine behaviourist, Karen Davison has been battered, flattened, tied up in knots and found herself in some funny, strange and painful situations. Here she shares some of the more memorable moments!
Katz Tales Miracle Cat
By Ellen Whyte
Series: Katz Tales, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of how our senior cat Au came whisker-close to death and then recovered - thanks in part to a new miracle drug that kills the FIV virus. As Au is usually a very cheerful cat, this collection also includes stories of how he rules us all with a velvet paw. There is also a section of general health tips for new cat owners.
You Lucky Dog!
By Kate Kelly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
“You Lucky Dog!” is an uplifting compilation of true stories about homeless dogs that somehow survived and thrived to become local or national celebrities. You Lucky Dog takes us through the historic triumphs of many beloved American dogs, and beautifully recounts the dire adversity each of these amazing creatures faced en route to a grand, serendipitous destiny.
The Pastor's Shadow
By Sylvia Heidemann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Taking advantage of a shelter's Christmas special, Pastor Dave and his wife adopted a sad, thin chocolate Lab. They had to coach Shadow to be a dog—to swim, fetch and bark. She thrived, and became the loving, big-hearted dog Dave had longed for since he was a boy. Pastor Dave's humorous tale of his 10-year relationship with the sweet but stubborn Shadow will tug at your heart and make you smile.
Pickles The Parrot Returns: My Continued Adventures with a Bird Brain
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Georgi Abbott has nailed it once again! Similar to her first book "Pickles The Parrot", but a more indepth look at the care and commitment parrots require. You'll laugh out loud at the situations that arise with Pickles and his human companions. In this book, the writer has also given Pickles a voice to muse about the world. Pickles is charming playing the role of philosopher and comedian.