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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.
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Here are 397 quotations, collected over 40 years, that express wisdom or wit about humanity and the human condition. Also included are quotes from or about movies, our era's premier art form. Spoken or written by our contemporaries or those from ages past, authors include Camus, Darrow, Milos Forman, Gleason, Buster Keaton, Dick Lane, McCartney, Santayana, Vin Scully, Neil Young, and many more.
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.
Dear Yankee, Letters from a Southern Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by World Castle Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States
And so begins a collection of letters from the Southern perspective on everything Southern a Yankee needs to know. From cooking, to cliques, to manners, to the explanations behind what seems to be the strange culture of the South, Dear Yankee, Letters from a Southern Lady covers all aspects of the South with poignant humor.
Plum Jam and Pot Mess: Coping with Chaos as a Schoolboy and Sailorboy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Norman Dabell has been a successful journalist, broadcaster and author for nearly 40 years but this is the story of his life before a pen and ink. Plum Jam and Pot Mess were two of Norman's favourite delicacies and they aptly sum him up. As a youngster he was often in a jam; when he served in the Royal Navy, he was nearly always in a mess.
The Complete Young Frankenstein (40th Anniversary)
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"The Complete Young Frankenstein" is the Finest Companion for the movie "Young Frankenstein (1974)" you will never find. If you are a fan, or not, this book is a must!
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.
Admit It, You’re Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Irrational Behavior
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
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.
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.
A Humorous, Irreverent Guide Through Magic Kingdom 2014
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Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
Traveling to Walt Disney World? Need an overview of the Magic Kingdom? Want to know what’s new and improved? Well then, this is your guidebook! Included inside are: • A breakdown of all the attractions with honest Down-to-Earth reviews with a dose of wicked humor. • Overview of all dining options within the Park • Fun insider facts including an overview of the New Fantasyland
Kalami, Where the Sea Shrugs its Shoulders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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.
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
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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. .
The Fool's Best Joke Book Volume 1
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Series: Fool in Paradise. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 138,740. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Proglen. Category: 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.
Mondo Aeroporto
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Price: $3.04 USD. Words: 30,410. Language: Italian. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aircraft
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.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
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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!
Bagging The Bunny
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A personal account of growing up during the idealistic 1950's and entering adulthood during the 1960's is provided through true stories about people who use wit, half-wit and a sense of adventure to tackle life's challenges. Hilarious failures and uplifting successes show that everyday activities provide people with opportunities to paint their lives brightly and boldly.
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.