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Random Commuter Observations (RCOs): Living the Dream on the Way to Work by Michael Lewis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One part biting social commentary, one part sage advice, and all a collection of hilarious absurdities on the “joys” of commuting, Random Commuter Observations (RCOs) will make you cringe in recognition and maybe smile. After all, what other choice do you have?
Finding the Funny Fast: How to Create Quick Humor to Connect with Clients, Coworkers and Crowds by Jan McInnis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Add humor to your communications fast, even if you’re not a comedian! This book is for anyone who just wants to add a little humor to their speeches, blogs or pretty much any other verbal or written communication. It’s a fast resource from a professional comedy writer and comedian. Don’t be boring! You can do this!
How to Fail Miserably at Writing by Giselle Renarde
Series: Everything I've Done Wrong. Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(2.00 from 1 review)
Giselle is a writer who knows how to fail—consistently and thoroughly. She’s done everything wrong so you don’t have to! Have you ever had an editor tell you your entire manuscript needs to be rewritten? Three times? Giselle has. She’s experienced rejection letters, bad reviews, banned books, crappy sales, and painful missteps. Don't let the publishing industry get you down. Let's fail together!
Job Jokes by LOL Funny Jokes Club
Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Hey Sup Bye Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Funny and Hilarious Job Jokes! Q: What did the tooth say to the departing dentist? A: Fill me in when you get back! --- Q: Did you hear about the farmer who fed crayons to his chickens? A: He wanted them to lay colored eggs! --- Q: What kind of clothes do lawyers wear? A: Lawsuits!
The Work Experience by L Tait
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 34,210. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This quirky little novella is a humorous look at various aspects of the modern working world, as observed by your humble narrator! Covering a range of subjects from my experiences of truly horrible bosses, to the pitfalls of job seeking and interviews, along with some other fun things! Just to clarify, I have used aliases, not to protect the guilty, but , more for my own personal amusement!
Rebel Without A Clue - A Way-Off Broadway Memoir by Steve Hrehovcik
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,430. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Blending a confessional with a sense of humor, Rebel Without A Clue – A Way-Off Broadway Memoir illustrates how my persistence, patience and pluck made me an expert on survival. I describe my turbulent, often farcical, journey in a desperate search for a theatrical career. While my name never appeared on a Broadway marquee, I also reveal how I achieved several surprising triumphs – most important,
Mary's Funny Real Estate Stories: Volume 2 by Mary Maxie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016 and represented by Durragraphix. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary is a realtor in Phoenix Arizona, although she also sold real estate in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Through the years, Mary has collected stories that: Make you laugh!
What You Won't Miss ... When You Leave Your Job! by D Underhill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
For job changers, the unemployed, retired (or about to), career breakers, maternity leavers or self-employed. With references to real life events, observations and statistics, written in both a satirical and reverential style, there is plenty to quietly reminisce and ponder over! This is not about work bashing but simply to laugh away the mundane, unfathomable, pointless and plain stupid!!!!!!!
Corporate Coin: Inside the Bewildering World of Corporate America by Elizabeth Maxim
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Take a peek inside Corporate America. Generations of workers put their kids through college so they could join the ranks of White Collars. But is the White Collar world the utopia it’s held up to be? What is it really like to work in Corp. America? The following oddball, funny, ridiculous yet true stories provide a peek inside this complex oligarchy that is at once rewarding and infuriating.
A ciegas al volante by Miriam Conde
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
¿Puede un ciego aprobar unas oposiciones de conductor? Descúbrelo en este relato, basado “ligeramente” en hechos reales… Tercer premio del I Premio internacional de Relatos breves de Humor en la Administración “La sonrisa de Quevedo”. Ramiro, funcionario recién incorporado, deseaba realizar su trabajo con ilusión. No se esperaba las situaciones disparatadas que le estaban esperando...
Private Investigating... The Funnier Side by Gary Miles
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Private Investigating... the funnier side”, shows the misfortunes of investigators, clients, witnesses and others that will leave the reader not just scratching your head in disbelief but also giving you a chuckle as well. This can be said of all professions and careers in our lives, where crazy and bizarre things happen just waiting to be recorded in script for others to enjoy.
Shoplifting... The Funnier Side by Gary Miles
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 36,660. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Enter the world of the shoplifter from the professionals who try to stop them. Read about the stupidity that goes along with being a shoplifter from a collection of laughable true stories from all over. You will wonder how the retail trade can actually stay afloat with this collection of dumb and dumber individuals. Can people actually be this stupid?
A Crash Course in American Law by J. Ryan Jones
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hot coffee, flying body parts, and how a jury once found that workplace harassment caused an armed robbery. These are hilarious true stories that are supported by actual court records, along with legal analysis explaining in plain English how each court reached its particular result. The #1 Bestseller on Amazon for legal humor, this is entertainment that will make you smarter.
How to Make Easy Money by Pretending to be Homeless by Greg Johle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The definitive guide to effectively panhandling for profit, regardless of actual housing status. If you want to live the dream of being an entrepreneur without the start up costs and actual business knowledge, then this is the book for you. Greg Johle leverages business knowledge and experience for you, providing this tongue-in-cheek guide to earning easy money while eroding your soul.
Police Humor by Oliver Gaspirtz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: American English. Published: February 11, 2015 by Westhoff Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Police Humor! is a tribute to all the hard working men and women in law enforcement who risk their lives every day for an often less than grateful public. With over 120 pages of cartoons, strange but true police reports, weird news from around the world, stupid criminals, and funny top ten lists, this book captures the human side of police officers.
Jargon Unchained by Len Guff
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Jargon Unchained is a hater's guide, a book of how-not-to's, an anti-business manual for the disenfranchised office worker. And it's funny because it's true.
The Ridiculous Business Jargon Dictionary by Matthew R. Irwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I’m not going to sugarcoat it. Business people, you sound ridiculous. An entire generation of white-collar workers have decided that it’s fully acceptable to say things like, “We provide a truly bespoke value-add, from concept to the coal face.” The Ridiculous Business Jargon Dictionary features over 1000 awful corporate buzzwords, translated into clear English.
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World by Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.
The Middle Seat - Volume II: Never Check A Bag You Want To Keep by Jay Conlin
Series: The Middle Seat, Volume II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(4.00 from 1 review)
Picking up where Volume I left off, Volume II continues to share the popular posts from the blog, The Middle Seat. Written by corporate executive Jay Conlin who travels frequently for business. The Middle Seat captures the spirit of the weary "Road Warrior" while mixing in stories from his family life as well. A fun, humorous look at Business Travel .
One Page a Day by Carl Ehnis
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 115,020. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.