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지극히 현실적인 명언 모음 1
By Corea Publishing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 440. Language: Korean. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This book is a collection of real life quotes with humor and witticisms. We hope you enjoy these quotes as much as we did. 이 책은 일상의 지혜와 재치가 담긴, 지극히 현실적인 명언 모음입니다. 많은 명언들 중에서 특히 현실적인 명언만 골랐습니다. 어떤 명언은 지나치게 직설적이라 공감하기 어려울 수도 있지만 그만큼 색다른 시각이 신선하게 여겨지리라 생각합니다. 무엇보다 재미있게 읽고 한바탕 웃는 시간이 되면 좋겠습니다. #1. 이 또한 지나가리라 #12. 거절을 잘하면 인생이 달라진다 #24. 아내(남편)를 사랑하라, 너를 참고 견디니 얼마나 좋은 사람이냐?
250 Music Anecdotes
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
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?”
Mali to Mexico and Points in Between
By Darlene Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
I have to tell you a story. Excerpts from a life well lived including stories of my travels, my friends, my family, and my career as a teacher. .
Words of Wisdom: Vladimir Nabokov
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 12. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Among the most famous Russian writers, Vladimir Nabokov has his very distinct place. Through his world famous novel "Lolita" Nabokov had created sensation. The book is included among the top one hundred books of all times.
Words of Wisdom: Virginia Woolf
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 11. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Among the female writers of the past and present, Virginia Woolf has her very distinct place. Her classics have contributed greatly to English and world literature.
Words of Wisdom: Henry James
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 8. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Henry James, one of the greatest short story and novel writers, has produced such wonderful stories that readers from all age groups remain absorbed and entertained once they begin reading his stories.
Words of Wisdom: D. H. Lawrence
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 7. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
His precise diction and arrangement of sentences have inspired hundreds of writers, scholars, and students throughout the world. Several of his beautiful sentences, written in his books, have become very popular quotations.
Words of Wisdom: George Bernard Shaw
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 6. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
George Bernard Shaw, the British playwright and novelist, is also known as a critic and social reformer. His witty writings have contributed a lot to English literature. Through his unmatched genius, he has written some of the most popular dramas which have retained their charm even today.
Amusing Oratory: Great Thoughts
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A person without fun in his life is simply existing, for he misses a great deal of life. We all keep on looking for amusement in one form or other, however, sources of being amused happen to be different.
New Age Meditations...Life's Hidden Secrets.(Vol-34)
By Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
New Age Meditations are synonymous with uplifting the consciousness of the individual. These meditations are written by Bhagavan Shree Prasannaji (first spiritual guru in the world to create over 6000 New Age Meditations) while in a state of Samadhi. These meditations are going to surely shed light on the ways we perceive life & give us a chance to see something great which belongs to the unknown.
That Secret
By Randal Bablitz
Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
‘That Secret’ is an account of a hilarious turn of events at an officers’ mess dinner, more than thirty years ago. Two young officers begin a harmless, practical joke but when the celebrated guest of honor is inadvertently involved – everything goes sideways. You couldn’t dream this up. It really happened.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
By Taylor Young
Price: Free! Words: 26,510. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: 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!
Out of Stock, Sir!
By Perry Gamsby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A hilarious collection of observations of everyday life for an Expat in the Philippines, seen through the eyes of The Anonymous Bear. In this collection of essays, as told to Perry Gamsby, author of the StreetWise Philippines series of best selling expat guides to the Philippines we explore the irreverent, the ridiculous, the sublime aspects of living in this fascinating country.
Chiquilinadas - Divertidas anécdotas de los mas pequeños
By Lucas Olmos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2013 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities
Este libro recopila diversas situaciones cómicas en las cuales los niños son los protagonistas. La mayoría de las mismas son hechos reales, compartidos por sus padres, familiares y amigos. Las mejores anécdotas divertidas las dan nuestros hijos, sobrinos y nietos, ya que con su sinceridad y alegría, hacen que nos sorprendan sus actitudes y también sus disparatadas ocurrencias.
My Book of #GHcoats
By Nana Awere Damoah
Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
These quotes, though attributed to famous people dead or living, are not true. They are the works of the creative minds of contributors; they, however, describe the personalities or certain characteristics of the people they are attributed to. Anyone who takes these quotes here as facts obviously has no business holding a Nokia 3310 phone! Have fun reading!
True Stories Of The 50's Part Four
By Joseph DiMari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(2.00 from 1 review)
The rhythm of a south-east Omaha neighborhood is captured in these humorous vignettes of the 1950's.
Ad Mad
By Kevin Somerville
You set the price! Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ad Mad is a collection of humorous stories from the crazy world of advertising. You always thought that those stories about the crazy things that went on in advertising were a bit exaggerated. You’re about to learn that they were tame in comparison to the hilarious things that really happened. During the golden years of advertising things were a lot crazier than what they are today.
Silly Buggers Interview
By Jack Nothing
Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is my interview with the Amazing detective writer, Alexis. Read it and see what the dude has to say about his amazing stories. And also read it for the surprise we got for you --- if you're an author serious about marketing his/her work --- at the end. Enjoy!
No Shit Sherlock
By Jef Meulemans
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Personal observations and rants simmered in satire, basted in truth and served on a bed of blanched cynicism. If we can't make fun of ourselves, just who can we make fun of? That's a rhetorical question of course, stated to test your qualifications before reading this book.
Un Correttore a Roma
By Carlo Sisti
Price: Free! Words: 33,840. Language: Italian. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
L'autore, nato a Roma a "Ponte Mollo" nel 1930 (l'attuale Ponte Milvio), e cresciuto nell’ambiente popolare durante il fascismo, con vari episodi gustosi, riesce a comunicare al lettore l’odore e il sapore delle storie di un intero quartiere. Lasciati gli studi ha iniziato a lavorare per Paese Sera come correttore di bozze. Ci racconta dell'entourage comunista un po' snob, e dei compagni popolari.