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Tragedy and Self-Destruction as Humor in Microliterature, Volume 2
Price: Free! Words: 339,410. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
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Tragedy and Self-Destruction shows how microliterature entertains, informs and persuades in its treatment of everyday life and the extremes of the human condition. Find your own situation reflected and perhaps re-defined through humor. Learn how to be more entertaining, succinct and persuasive in a range of situations. Become more subliminal, ironic and sublime.
Tragedy and Self-Destruction as Humor in Microliterature, Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 366,420. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Tragedy and Self-Destruction shows how microliterature entertains, informs and persuades in its treatment of everyday life and the extremes of the human condition. Find your own situation reflected and perhaps re-defined through humor. Learn how to be more entertaining, succinct and persuasive in a range of situations. Become more subliminal, ironic and sublime.
Spreading the Honey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,380. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
“Spreading the Honey” is a collection of autobiographical short stories and anecdotes that offer a humorous view on life and humanity, through the eyes of a man who’s seen it all. Here, Doug David shares his journey through life, from small boy to middle-aged man, in whimsical tales of matters from schooling and selling to sailing and signet rings.
On Behavior
Price: Free! Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
On Behavior is a book in 3 sections that deals with what makes people tick. Section one is my description of types of behavior, section two is personal interviews with real people about behavior and their personal experiences and section three is my observations of behavior as I have seen it.
Random Quest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of extracts from my memoirs, which have been ongoing since 1995! That's over twenty years of my life I am not getting back!
Never Say Die - New Adventures from the Country Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dr. Dave Perrin, Country Vet meets some of the most improbable clients and frustrating cases of his career. His small animal practice thrives as snakes with indigestion, traumatized rabbits, and alcoholic dogs are deposited on his exam table. His large animal patients include horses with mysterious ailments, hogs that beep, heifers from hell, and goats that definitely have his number.
Don't Turn Your Back in the Barn - Adventures of a Country Vet
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,490. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Don't Turn Your Back in the Barn focuses on the humorous incidents that inevitably happen in a rural practice that treats cows in the morning and kittens in the afternoon. He relies on Doris, his steadfast assistant, to help him in the surgery and to organize the daybook, but even she sometimes has trouble balancing his hectic schedule.
German Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 24,630. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2015 by Westhoff Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
German Wisdom features a fascinating collection of funny, inspirational and thought-provoking quotes by some of Germany’s greatest poets, 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.
The Olio Folio
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,140. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Some pieces of Olio Folio are fiction; others a combination of fiction and fact; some are actual fact. Some of the fiction is more believable than my factual stories. Some of the factual stories sound like fiction. Not my fault! I’ll let you try to figure it out. As they say: “Any resemblance of these characters to actual people, living or dead, is purely coincidental.” Or is it?
The Writer's Handbook; 365 Days of Inspiration & Motivation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
"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
Quotations: Wisdom, Wit, and Movies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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Here are 400 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
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Anxieties & Phobias
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by World Castle Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Southern States, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: 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)
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 54,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
"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!
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,050. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. 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.
Hot Chocolate For The Mind: Funny Stories from Comedian Dwayne Perkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, 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
Price: $0.99 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?”
Mali to Mexico and Points in Between
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, 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. .

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