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The Writer's Handbook; 365 Days of Inspiration & Motivation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"The Writer's Handbook strikes a beautiful balance between encouragement and self-reflection, urging the writer to persevere past common hurdles and find joy in the process." Megan Fromm, PhD
German Wisdom:
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Price: Free! Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
German Wisdom features a fascinating collection of humorous, inspirational, thought-provoking, weird and funny quotes by some of Germany's greatest thinkers and philosophers, as well as from contemporary Germans of note. See the world through their eyes as they contemplate life, love, freedom, national identity and many other topics from a distinctly German perspective.
A Klutz's Confessions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This is a humorous auto-biographical account of some of my own klutzy behavior. Beginning just after April Fool's Day this year, I pledged to write a few confessions giving accounts of daily hang-ups to make you giggle and see the humor in day-to-day anxieties and frustrations. Together, let's chuckle at our own silliness and feel better.
Sake!
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Saatnya Ketawa (SaKe) adalah sebuah buku yang berisi lelucon – lelucon yang terjadi dalam kegiatan hidup sehari – hari seonggok kelompok anak muda yang menuju kedewasaan tapi gak nyampe-nyampe.
Hot Chocolate For The Mind: Funny Stories from Comedian Dwayne Perkins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hot Chocolate For The Mind, is a collection of funny essays from Stand-Up Comedian Dwayne Perkins. He has traveled the world. Luckily his sense of humor, keen observational skills and laptop were with him along the way. This is the book David Sedaris would've written if he was a straight Black man from Brooklyn doing stand-up comedy in Dubai.
250 Music Anecdotes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 40,380. 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
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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. .
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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!
Stephen Bourne's Movie Quips, Selected Reviews 2014, Volume One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Funny. Smart. Entertaining. Your best new ebook for movie lovers, from the website of hundreds of reviews enjoyed worldwide since 2002. Find Hollywood blockbusters, Canadian independents and a few surprises well worth checking out. Do yourself a favour and grab your copy today!
Ad Mad
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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.
No Shit Sherlock
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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
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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.
Better Dating Thought Engineering
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating
How to find lasting love if you're a woman over 45 years old. It's possible; it just takes some work. And it's fun!
Oklahoma Almanac of Facts & Humor: Part 2 - Okarche to Zafra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This EBook is Part 2 containing facts about the state of Oklahoma. Part 2 covers Okarche to Zafra. It is not your grandpa's boring history book. Part 2 continues telling the unique stories of 148 towns, including those which are a county seat in one of Oklahoma's 77 counties. He includes photos, prominent people and humorous stories. Be sure to download both Part 1 & Part 2.
Oklahoma Almanac of Facts & Humor: Part 1 - Achille to Nowata
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This EBook is Part 1 of 2 containing facts about the state of Oklahoma. Part 1 covers Achille to Nowata. It is not your grandpa's boring history book. The author starts by telling the unique stories of 148 towns, including those which are a county seat in one of Oklahoma's 77 counties. He includes photos,prominent people and humorous stories. Be sure to download both Part 1 & Part 2.
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Silence: My Worst Stand-Up Comedy Performances and Experiences chronicles Tim Boyle's most cringe worthy stories about the times when things in his comedy career didn't go as planned. Honest, mean-spirited, and sometimes embarrassingly sad, this collection of stories is about one man's failed attempt at bringing joy to the world through laughter. Who said the pain of others can’t be funny?
Chimpanzees in Dungarees (Illustrated Version)
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Series: Disappearing Things, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: 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?
L-M-A-O Joke Book
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: 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.
Create, Then Take a Break: 250 Miscellaneous Anecdotes and Stories
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 27,640. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes about various creative activities. A sample: Corey Ford’s writings were widely plagiarized—especially his short humorous piece “How to Guess Your Age.” Whenever this happened, Mr. Ford would sue, winning every case. He once said about his lawsuits, “I find this a much easier way to make a living than by writing.”
Trouble Lives at the Back of the Bus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A shy, toothless first grader on my bus stopped at my elbow yesterday. Instead of having me look at new shoelaces or hear about her cool babysitter, she confided in me that she has a crush! 'I think it's my first one ...' " In "Trouble Lives at the Back of the Bus", a rookie schoolbus driver chronicles her bus adventures, showing the humor, pathos & irony found on either end of a schoolday.