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A Humorous, Irreverent Guide Through Magic Kingdom 2014
By Deirdre Sargent
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
By DJ Smithers
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 46,340. 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
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
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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
By Neil Hutchison
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
By Daniel Mazza
Price: $3.50 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
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!
Bagging The Bunny
By Randall R Bresee
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.
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.
What's So &%#@ Funny ? (Humor and How it Gets That Way)
By Agnes Franz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The sixteen chapters of this friendly, relaxed book address topics, rather than follow a chronological form. It's fun to skip from one line of thought to an entirely unrelated topic. The book examines the adventures and fun humor has gone through over time. We snoop on knights and movie stars and kids with their parents and college professors and a whole world so we can enjoy the variety of humor!
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.
Eating Guinness Cake. A Bill and Sarah Giles Travel Guide to Ireland. Adventure Guides. (1)
By Bill and Sarah Giles
Price: $3.55 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This travel guide by Bill and Sarah Giles covers Ireland's famous sites and also tells you a little about the history, people and customs of Ireland. This will help you plan your trip. We also relate some of our adventures whilst travelling in Ireland and hope they give you the impetus to book your own trip.... it certainly is a fun destination.
Better Dating Thought Engineering
By Wendy Delmater Thies
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!
Philosophy: A Commonplace Book
By Gerald Dworkin
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
This commonplace book (a book in which extracts are organised for personal use), compiled by Gerald Dworkin, collects aphorisms, jests, put-downs, jokes, epigrams, apercus, and longer (but shortish) reflections, definitions, meta-philosophical observations, insights and words of wisdom from, and about, philosophy and philosophers.
Beyond the Spotlight: On the Road With Phyllis Diller
By Robin Skone-Palmer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013 by Wigeon Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As Robin Skone-Palmer approached the mansion on Rockingham Avenue, she didn’t know what to expect. “Ask for Phyllis Diller,” the employment agent had said. Curious as much as nervous, she studied the beautiful house. Three-and-a-half hours later, she walked away wondering if she’d just stepped into Alice’s Wonderland. Join Robin as she recalls her days as personal secretary for the comedienne.
Oklahoma Almanac of Facts & Humor: Part 2 - Okarche to Zafra
By Stan Paregien, Sr
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
By Stan Paregien, Sr
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.
Just When I Thought I'd Heard Everything!
By Charles Grodin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,400. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Homina Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Humorous observations on life in America from the actor, author, director, playwright, radio & tv talk show host Charles Grodin. "A first rate storyteller" New York Times "A Natural Born Raconteur" Newsweek - A perfect Father's Day gift!
Watch Out For The Hedgehog
By J.C. Maxwell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Four years of hilarious kids’ quotes from the ESL classroom in South Korea.