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Chimpanzees in Dungarees (Illustrated Version)
Series: Disappearing Things, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Babies Called Keith, Shellsuits, Reliant Robins, Tripe, No Smoking Areas, Knitting, Streetwise Dogs, The Deferential Working Class... Chimpanzees in Dungarees has more than ninety such disappearing things. Part satire, part nostalgia, part autobiography, part social commentary, this book has been written with one sole objective. To take the proverbial and have a laugh. Or is that two objectives?
Retail Ramblings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,630. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Consumerism
(3.00 from 1 review)
After spending a decade in the service industry, I can say with certainty that the moment the average person enters a retail establishment, his heart shrivels to a blackened lump of selfishness and deceit while his ego grows to levels usually reserved for politicians and corporate executives. Experience the true horror of life through my eyes, the eyes of the customer service representative.
And I Thought I Was Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Meshugaas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Do you refuse to take the top newspaper on a stack (even if perfect)? Insist the toilet paper hang "over"? Wait for the phone to ring at least twice before answering? Hilarious collection of odd behaviors exhibited (and confessed to) by otherwise normal people. Laugh. Chortle. And gasp at people’s quirks. People do the darndest things! NY Times Book Review, Today show, Washington Post, more.
The Pub Letters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Have you ever had a great idea in the pub or bar, but forgotten it by the next day? The Pub Letters is a collection of bar-room brainwaves, in the form of letters to prominent companies and individuals, and their replies. Read the pitches for Rodent Deodorant, Vegetarian Pork Scratchings, and the Pavarotti Bouncy Castle. Peter Jones of BBC TV's Dragons' Den called it "hilarious in the extreme".
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From time to time it’s entertaining to watch others squirm in hot water. The mean streak in us loves stories of woe – especially when it involves someone else. Sometimes, we are the blundering idiots with a tale of despair for others to be pleased about. Either way, the good deeds that don’t go unpunished make such juicy stories!
How Not to Be a Tourist in London
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
‘How Not to be a Tourist in London’ gives you the inside dope that no other guidebook can provide. Packed with extraorinary facts and literally incredible stories about this great city, 'How Not to be a Tourist' is full of 'it' - secret, hidden, quirky knowledge that most visitors will simply never hear about. ユーモア 風刺
Dad, Dog & Fish
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Dad, Dog and Fish" is a memoir about life with my Dad and Bunkie, the yellow Labrador Retriever wonder dog.
A Man and His Maniac: The Bunkie Story - Second Edition
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 21,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A Man and His Maniac: The Bunkie Story – Second Edition, is a heartfelt memoir about Bunkie, the yellow Labrador Retriever Wonder dog.
Cynical Soup: Not For The Easily Offended, Or The Ridiculously Naive.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Over 1200 ideas and observations through the ages and around the world from deep thinkers like Aristotle, Albert Einstein, Jerry Seinfeld, W. C. Fields and Joan Rivers, with many paintings and photographs. Also included are the thoughts of Old Man and a young woman. Old Man has lived a full life and tried hard to be honest and open-minded. Sometimes he succeeded.
Constable for Life: Chronicles of a Canadian Mountie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection of short stories presents the reader with a refreshing view of policing. Entwined with the many humorous tales are some that tell of the darker realities of life. The Constable for Life anecdotes relate how a common sense, well-rounded individual attempts to police in the square mould of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
L-M-A-O Joke Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
150 Clean jokes that are truly worth laughing at. Not just another joke book filled with stupid humor, but really funny jokes. You will laugh your ass off when you read "LMAO Joke Book". The best part is that these jokes are all Clean Jokes that I would not be ashamed to tell my own Mother! So kick back and be ready to giggle, chuckle and laugh.
Adventures of a Southern Girl
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 42,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Adventures of a Southern Girl, is a collection of short stories and musings written by a southern girl who has traveled. Most of the short stories are humorous, some are miraculous. All are adventurous. Some stories may even qualify as public service announcements. These stories are relayed in such a way as to keep their southern flavor.
Mondo Aeroporto
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Nato dal grande successo dell'omonimo blog, Mondo Aeroporto proverà a strapparvi un sorriso con aneddoti e storie estrapolate dalla quotidianità di chi l'aereo lo prende, per lavoro o per vacanza. Talvolta alcune esperienze vissute da viaggiatori di ogni tipo sembrano uscite dai palchi di un cabaret o da una candid camera.
Famous Quotes on Movies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Read them, love them, quote them, the often witty, the often cerebral, and sometimes even hilarious quotes of this book. Find the perpetual diamonds of wisdom and truth, while enjoying the rest.
250 Music Anecdotes
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,390. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This book contains 250 music anecdotes, including this one: Marian Anderson was a famous singer of opera and African-American spirituals. Occasionally, someone would tell her that they would do anything to be able to sing like her. She would smile and then ask, “Would you practice eight hours a day?”
Aussie Outback Yarns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,090. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short stories gathered around the vast and unique Australian Outback during the author's travels over the last few years. Reflecting typical Aussie humor they are mostly factual although some, doubtless, have been "stretched" a little in the telling years, but are in the tradition of fireside yarns of Australia and overseas, but whatever their origins they make for great reading!
Best Email Forwards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,050. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
We all get those emails from time to time. Some make us chuckle, some make us think, some gross us out, and many we just delete. After deleting a bunch the other day, I decided to go through and collect the best of the email forwards and put them together for entertainment purposes.
The Fool's Best Joke Book Volume 1
Series: Fool in Paradise. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 138,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Welcome to the world of humour. What makes human beings laugh can be broadly defined under three headings: someone else's misfortune, someone else's misunderstanding or someone else's stupidity. The keywords here are "someone else's" because, let's face it, most silly things are much funnier when they happen to someone else.
The Coolest People in the Arts: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 29,630. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A Sample: Margot Fonteyn once was surprised to find out that a man she had thought was half-Oriental was actually 100% Panamanian. It turned out that as a boy he had lived in Japan. His face was injured in an earthquake, and the Japanese doctors performing plastic surgery on him had given him an Oriental appearance.
Kalami, Where the Sea Shrugs its Shoulders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of anecdotal memoirs of holidays spent in this beautiful little bay in N.E Corfu. Stories of its colourful scenery and equally colourful visitors; of its beauty and charm and its ability to bring all walks of life together to eat and drink as one.