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Piacere di conoscerla! Nomi e cognomi assurdi ma veri
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Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: Italian. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
True Stories Of The 50's Part Five
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Series: True Stories Of The 50's. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The rhythm of a south-east Omaha neighborhood is captured in these humorous vignettes of the 1950's.
The Abadom Letters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
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
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Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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'
Priceless
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You set the price! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Part 1 of A trilogy of poems. Connecting to make an epic story. From the poet Steven Anton Butler ( S.A.B.)
Priceless Proverbs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: 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.
The Truth, The Whole Truth, Maybe Not
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Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: 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)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German
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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.
Lost in Margareten
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Price: $2.67 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: German. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ein Literaturpreis und seine Tücken. Wird der hoffnungsvolle Jung-Autor den Preis erhalten?
Memos to the Dying
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
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.
A Girl's Sexy Point of View
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You set the price! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
You will enjoy this shortened story. It's a quick and interesting read. It's funny and has an excellent ending. I was going to make it a novel but who has time to read a long drawn out novel. This is a funny and snappy book, about a girl finding love in a bar to a man that doesn't know she likes him. This is a book from a girls point of view, Will she find love? Time will tell. You will enjoy.
Travel Observations and Revelations
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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.
Words of Wisdom: Vladimir Nabokov
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 307. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Among the most famous Russian writers, Vladimir Nabokov has his very distinct place. Through his world famous novel "Lolita" Nabokov had created sensation. The book is included among the top one hundred books of all times.
Words of Wisdom: Virginia Woolf
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 11 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 306. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Among the female writers of the past and present, Virginia Woolf has her very distinct place. Her classics have contributed greatly to English and world literature.
Words of Wisdom: Henry James
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 303. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Henry James, one of the greatest short story and novel writers, has produced such wonderful stories that readers from all age groups remain absorbed and entertained once they begin reading his stories.
Words of Wisdom: D. H. Lawrence
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 7 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 302. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
His precise diction and arrangement of sentences have inspired hundreds of writers, scholars, and students throughout the world. Several of his beautiful sentences, written in his books, have become very popular quotations.
Words of Wisdom: George Bernard Shaw
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 6 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 301. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
George Bernard Shaw, the British playwright and novelist, is also known as a critic and social reformer. His witty writings have contributed a lot to English literature. Through his unmatched genius, he has written some of the most popular dramas which have retained their charm even today.
Amusing Oratory: Great Thoughts
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
A person without fun in his life is simply existing, for he misses a great deal of life. We all keep on looking for amusement in one form or other, however, sources of being amused happen to be different.