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Were You Born Stupid? Tales of an Hispanic-American Family
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,670. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Were you born stupid?” is a phrase I often heard my father ask me as the eldest of his seven children. This memoir is of what now seems an enchanted childhood, written through a boy’s eyes, set in the 1950’s through 70’s, growing up in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. It relates the trials and triumphs of a large Hispanic family, a life abundantly joyful, at times brutal.
This Awkward Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sybil Lyons, opens her diary— to reveal a poignant world of comic delight in this lighthearted memoir of motherhood, ADD, social awkwardness, marriage, menopause, aging parents and death.
Mama's Dramas
You set the price! Words: 34,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
This is a book based on my blog, and written about my husband, five children, our numerous dust bunnies, and the random thoughts that spin around my head.
Shopping Survival Guide for Men
Price: Free! Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Guys: spent one too many Saturdays marooned at The Mall? Salvage your manhood with the Shopping Survival Guide for Men. This indispensable sanity-saver exposes the hidden history and insidious psychology of shopping (Hint: it’s crazy), plus cool-headedly guides you through the treacherous, credit card-melting mazes of shoes, handbags, makeup and more. Don’t get dragged to The Mall without it!
Goat Lips: Tales of a Lapsed Englishman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
A thought-provoking romp through a lapsed Englishman’s life, who—after a quarter century of living in the United States—realized he’d neglected to renew his subscription to England. Matthew’s relentless wit and insight is front and center as we bounce between England and the United States, experiencing one hilarious, and sometimes poignant, tale after another.
Staying on Topic is Hard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
This volume is a collection of short stories and articles touching mainly on themes of humor and faith. The reader never quite knows what to expect they'll be reading next, for this author enjoys recording all of her adventures around the world. One moment you might be reading about disgruntled customers at the beauty salon, and the next topic will be cockroaches invading the shower.
КРИК ДУШИ ИЛИ МЫСЛИ ВСЛУХ
Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: Russian. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Я честно говоря как то не думала и не гадала записивать свою болтовню куда нибудь вообше, ето ведь у меня так, мысли вслух по дороге на работу, но по многочисленним просьбам трудящихся и всех примкнувших к ним я все таки решила выити в народ. Кое что из моих старых мыслей было случайно записано, я их сюда поместила, а как новые мисли родятся и их запишу.
A Clown in the Trunk: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,960. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The family that once took to the skies and soared on butterfly hang gliders, now rollicks across the landscape in other conveyances-from a broken-down van to the QE2, from a media-hyped "Love Train" to the Orient Express. Older now, but probably no wiser, Maralys Wills and her troupe find adventure lurking where no one else would think to look.
Kids! Are You Kidding Me!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,060. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
We all know that kids can be funny. In this book three experienced writers have brought together their funniest stories about kids. Laugh along with them as they romp through the zany things kids do. "These ladies write with the wit and honesty that can get us all in trouble. They plunge head first into those embarrassing moments we've all suffered. Kudos and a gas mask to these gals."
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 2: School
Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Tomes provides a unique perspective on growing up in the public educational system with ADHD, before anyone knew what ADHD was . Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of his school experience deliver blunt force drama with brutal honesty.
It's Not Over Until The Fat Filly Farts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Literature
Slice of Life columnist Shannon McKinnon builds her humorous stories around a lifetime spent living on the land in northern Canada. She writes about moose, mice and mayhem, marriage, motherhood, the Good Life and so much more.
Boxes of Clay
You set the price! Words: 41,570. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the second volume in the series Stories from East Pickerel Corners by Dale Clarence Peterson. This volume continues the laugh or you’re gonna cry saga of a large family. These pieces of life are told in the first person narrative with such skill that you feel as though you are sitting across a table from the author, in your favorite coffee shop. Undoubtedly to become an American Classic.
Just Because Your Kids Drive You Insane...Doesn't Mean You Are A Bad Parent!
Series: Jelly Mom, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
It's time to duck the flying mashed potatoes and get real about parenting and the modern domestic life with Lisa Barker. Laugh, cry, laugh some more, it's all about preserving sanity.
A Circus Without Elephants: A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,530. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Maralys Wills unwittingly becomes the ringmaster of an eight-sport family—a troupe of five boys and a girl that discovers joy and laughter in offbeat creations like double decker bicycles and primitive hang gliders. Thanks to the kids, she soars to 2,000 feet on a tandem hang glider, plays tennis with Dinah Shore, and appears on Family Feud. When tragedy strikes she must find the courage to go on.
Who Peed on My Yoga Mat?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Lela Davidson doesn’t like to brag, but her children are clean and fed, her husband likes to cook, and she is rarely referred to as Troll Toes at the yoga studio. In other words, she’s got it all. Between watching adorably annoying toddlers transform into text-obsessed teens, and facing inevitable moments of marital “for worse,” a girl’s got to carve out time for inner peace.
Blacklisted from the PTA
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Blacklisted from the PTA is an irreverent look at motherhood and the modern family. From the high chair to a vinyl restaurant booth on date night, Lela Davidson has captured life on the cul-de-sac with a husband, two kids, and the occasional pet. Whether failing at cloth diaper origami or smug in knowledge that her children have never consumed a PopTart, Lela assures parents they are not alone.
Men are from Mars, Women are INSANE
You set the price! Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Does your woman do things that go against all rhyme and reason? Is she a smoldering volcano always ready to explode? And why does she keep on buying shiny things? This little guide to women will teach you how to be in a relationship and still keep at least SOME of your sanity/freedom.
Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home
Series: Confessions of the Unmedicated Mind, Volume 1: Home. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A nationally acclaimed teacher and coach, Benjamin Tomes provides a captivating backstory to an unlikely success story. Growing up in an era still unfamiliar with ADHD, Tomes provides a unique perspective in a birth-21 account of an erratic childhood. Filled with biting sarcasm and wicked humor, the gory details of a personal war on boredom are expressed with blunt force drama and brutal honesty.
Französisch mit Spickzettel: Zwei Engländer, zu viele Tiere, und ein Kriminalfall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,480. Language: German. Published: April 2, 2013 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
New York Times Bestseller Tiere, die sich unmöglich benehmen, die Mißgeschicke anderer Leute und der bizarrste Kriminalfall, den es je gegeben hat. Der internationale Bestseller Französisch mit Spickzettel ist die—unglaubliche, aber wahre—Geschichte der ersten acht Monate, die Chris in Frankreich verbracht hat. Er wurde als 'ein Jahr in der Provence mit Miss Marple und Gerald Durrel' bezeichnet.
Horse Crazy!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The passion for horses serves as the backdrop for Bob Goddard’s hilarious parody of horse care guides. Horse Crazy is written from the perspective of a bewildered father of two horse-addicted girls. The book offers tongue-in-cheek advice to parents on classic topics such as buying a new horse, daily care, riding, operating a truck and trailer, and escaping to Mexico.