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The Human Comedy Irish Version by Tim GV. Murphy
Series: THE MADNESS OF THE MODERN MAN. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
This book is meant to be a satirical look at the crazy and dysfunctional world in which we live. Also, is meant to be a cold shower to all who read it, simply because the the need for us ALL to wake up has become urgent! The book exposes, the way i see it, the ideas that make this place the way it is, in the hope that the people will start using their brain as much as possible!
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,
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!!!!!!!
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.
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.
China Simplified: Language Gymnastics by Stewart Lee Beck & Katie Lu
Series: China Simplified. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Mandarin, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Language expert Katie Lu and China veteran Stewart Lee Beck lead readers on an entertaining journey through the most fascinating elements of Chinese and show how language is the key to the gates of China.
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.
Road Hard and Put Up Wet by Howard Nevin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Road Hard and Put up Wet” is a retrospective of Howard’s business travel over 46 years against a backdrop of changing culture, jobs and job expectations, and business as a whole. Often funny and sometimes sad, any professional traveler (road warrior) and their families should be able to relate to these recollections.
Undertakers, Who'd Have 'em? by Alan Smith
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,370. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"Undertakers, who'd have 'em" This is one of the funniest books around. Not only does it let you into a world that would otherwise have remained fairly secret, it lets the cat out of the bag in terms of what the undertakers, morticians and policemen, get up to, in their own peculiar and somewhat specialised, brand of humour. You cannot afford to be without this book!
Something out of Nothing . . . a Hollywood Maverick's Rule Book by Rick Friedberg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,730. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Something Out of Nothing...a Hollywood Maverick’s Rule Book is an often funny, insider’s view on how to break into show biz and navigate its shark-infested waters. Filled with real "war stories" about working with Academy Award-winning talent, each of the short chapters explains a particular rule to follow in order "to make it" in Hollywood, like "Good Ideas Don't Just Fall off a Turnip Truck."
Nobody Told Me… The Cynic’s Guide for New Employees by Jeffrey Tharp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,000. Language: American English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
With biting cynicism honed by years in the trenches of the cubicle wars, Jeffrey Tharp presents a slightly twisted perspective on work, philosophy, and life that perfectly captures the smoke and mirrors environment of the average office job. It’s a must read for graduates, bureaucrats, and anyone who spends their day in a cube.
Bar Tales: Stories From A Southern Rural Law Practice by Chris Callahan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,920. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 1 review)
Zany, crazy, juvenile, true and almost always humorous short stories from one rural southern county's bar association over a period of 35 years. This book will show you what really goes on behind the scenes in rural areas of the south. You'll meet Judge Silly (spelled Cilley), The Queen of the Universe, and a District Attorney called a "folksy mountain lawyer" by The Charlotte Observer.
Jokes Hilarious Business Jokes : 799 Business Jokes by Sham
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012 by QPUB. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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The Unfeeling Wannabe Surgeon: A Med School Memoir by Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The hours are inhumane. The people are insane. But you literally hold someone's life in your hands. And the one thing that nobody told me before I plunged hands-first into my surgical rotation, the thing I had to discover for myself, was that, compared to anything else in medicine, every blood-spattered second of surgery is so much fun.
Jokes : 7777 Hilarious Jokes - Jokes for all Occasions by Megs Var
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 399,510. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by QPUB. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One stop for all kinds of Jokes.The biggest collection of jokes. This book includes Seven Thousand Seven Hundred and Seventy Seven Jokes (7777 Jokes).
Ad Man: True Stories from the Golden Age of Advertising by Robert C. Foster III
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,750. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 1 review)
With martini glass in hand, Ad Man rips the top off the Wheaties box and plucks the tail fins off the Caddy to tell the true story of what really went on in those offices high above Madison Avenue during the 1960s, the storied age of advertising.
Employment of the Month: The Unfortunately True Adventures of FAXBoy and FileGrrl by FAXBoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(4.00 from 1 review)
This fast-and-furious memoir is told through a series of faux exit interview questionnaires that chronicles the friendship of two artists, one straight (FileGrrl) and one gay (FAXBoy), by way of our “extensive” work histories. Clocking in at over 50 jobs, this book is the perfect read for those times when you find yourself stuck in line at the bank or standing in the unemployment line itself!