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Stephen Bourne's Movie Quips, Selected Reviews 2015, Volume One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Cheer in 2015 with some of the best and worst movies praised and panned by the Canadian website of hundreds of movie reviews enjoyed worldwide since 2002. Find Hollywood blockbusters, homegrown independents and a few oddball surprises lovingly treasured or trashed for your enjoyment. Grab your copy today! ISBN 978-0-9699843-6-8
Stephen Bourne's Movie Quips, Selected Reviews 2014, Volume Two
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Funnier. Smarter. Entertaining-er. 2014 Volume Two is your latest collection of new big screen reviews 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. Grab your copy today!
Piacere di conoscerla! Nomi e cognomi assurdi ma veri
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: Italian. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Cosa pensereste di una signora che si chiama Bianca Spigola in Forno? Sicuramente lei sa come prendervi per la gola... E di Immacolata Sottolano? Qui si va sull'erotico, forse ci vuole l'uomo adatto, ad esempio Massimo Del Maschio... Oltre 400 nomi e cognomi incredibili, presi dagli elenchi telefonici italiani.
Say What, Doctor?
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
With all their other worries and responsibilities, doctors and medical residents have to write and dictate numerous medical reports on all their patients. It's no wonder that sometimes they slip up and don't say exactly what they meant. Even doctors can be amused by gaffes made by their colleagues which they themselves, of course, would never commit.
A Klutz's Confessions
Price: $6.99 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.
True Stories Of The 50's Part Five
Series: True Stories Of The 50's. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The rhythm of a south-east Omaha neighborhood is captured in these humorous vignettes of the 1950's.
Dear Yankee, Letters from a Southern Lady
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,090. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. 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.
The Abadom Letters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The spam e-mail offered “a sum of 10,20,000 (ten thousand twenty hundred US dollars’)” for "honest confidentialitise to enable us sees this deal through thich and thin becaue we are war mates," and "you don’t suppor torpedo our country.” Thus began a hilarious correspondence between my 13-year-old daughter and a would-be Nigerian scammer. Wit and friendship are found in unlikely places. Have fun.
A Mercenary, Some Spanners, A Triffid And A Hedge
Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Welcome to the second piece of the jigsaw of the mangled sludge of words and stuff that will eventually curdle and congeal into the boondoggle of the memoir, No stranger to the P45. This is actually a prequel to the first mini-book, 'A hitman, a chopstick and a darlek'
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.
1200 Chistes para partirse: La colección de chistes definitiva
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Dos amigos en las duchas: —¡Joder tío, vaya pedazo de grano tienes en el culo! ¿Quieres que te lo reviente? —Vale, pero cuidado con el grano. —Perdone, ¿el doctor Ferrán? —En el despacho contiguo. —¡¿Conmiguo?! ¿Cómo es posiblue? Esto es sólo una muestra, 32 chistes de los 1200 que encontrarás en este volumen. Cómpralo, no te arrepentirás.
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!
Priceless Proverbs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Priceless Proverbs is the result of hundreds of interviews with young children ages three to twelve, who were presented with the first half of a famous saying or well known proverb and then asked to finish it themselves. Their diverse, candid, and oftentimes exquisite answers are now available for all to enjoy in this little collection called Priceless Proverbs.
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.
The Truth, The Whole Truth, Maybe Not
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
From the mind of the author, bits and pieces of his childhood, most of which he doesn't remember, but was told. Humorous yet reflective; originally written as a audio script by the author.
Dumb Deutsch: Absurd German Language Errors (auch für deutsche Leser geeignet)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever ordered leather cheese? Have you ever told your cab driver that your hotel is located on One-Way Street? I doubt it. But English speakers trying to speak German say bizarre things like this all the time and I, for one, feel their pain. Acutely, even. They are speaking Dumb Deutsch. And they have no one else to blame but themselves.
Memos to the Dying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I once wrote to a Letter to the President of the Philippines. I talked about his death, or what should die in him. He replied. And I thought I should write to all other personalities in the Philippines who must die. So, I made a list: Vice Ganda, Lea Salonga, Charisse Pempengco, Manny Pacquiao, and more. I talked about their death. But, I do not know their email addresses. So, I wrote a book.
In a Cell Phone Minute
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
Intriguing stories revealed by cell phone yakkers and eavesdroppers across the globe. You will be charmed by touching romantic connections; lose yourself in wild lost-and-found escapades; cheer at poignant, lifesaving 911 calls—and then howl with laughter at pranksters’ antics, absurd customer service calls, and wacky insurance claims. Go ahead…eavesdrop guiltlessly.
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.
Travel Observations and Revelations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Do you always end up sitting next to passengers with colds or flu on crowded flights? Do you amaze even yourself with your inane utterances on long road trips? Do you smile smugly as you recall a travel deal that you scored ten years ago? If you answered "yes" to one or more of these questions, you will be able to relate to this compilation of travel anecdotes intended to amuse and inspire.