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Chimpanzees in Dungarees (Illustrated Version)
By Chris Whitfield
Series: Disappearing Things, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Babies Called Keith, Shellsuits, Reliant Robins, Tripe, No Smoking Areas, Knitting, Streetwise Dogs, The Deferential Working Class... Chimpanzees in Dungarees has more than ninety such disappearing things. Part satire, part nostalgia, part autobiography, part social commentary, this book has been written with one sole objective. To take the proverbial and have a laugh. Or is that two objectives?
Hitchhikers and Scary Bikers
By Chris Whitfield
Series: Disappearing Things, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Martians, Dogs called Rover, Rebel Teachers, Unrepentant Politicians, Ugly String Quartets, One Screen Cinemas, Desperate Dan... Hitchhikers and Scary Bikers provides another helping of the many things that have either disappeared down the plughole or are swilling around with the final remnants of life’s dirty bathwater, into which you are invited to take the plunge… just for a laugh of course.
How to Write an Awesome Blog
By Tim Boyle
Price: Free! Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Blogging
This is not your typical "How To" book. The passages here are from Tim Boyle’s Mooselicker blog. The mission with this book is simple, not to tell you how to write an awesome blog but to show you how to do it.
One Page a Day
By Carl Ehnis
Price: Free! Words: 114,480. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One Page a Day is the anti-Seinfeld. It's not a book about nothing--it's a book about EVERYTHING, from the perspective of a novelist, marathoner, musician, husband/dad, cook, investing pro, agnostic, train commuter. From playing guitar solos like a rock god to avoiding runner's knee forever, One Page a Day's 365 ultra-short chapters will keep you amused, enlightened and aroused.
My Life Has Gone to the Dogs (and Cats)
By C.A. Beach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,800. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
A humorous and sometimes tearful look at the animals who transformed the author's life. "My Life Has Gone to the Dogs (and Cats)" shows what happens when you open your heart and your living space to these furry creatures we call - pets - companions - and best friends.
Pickles The Parrot: A Humorous Look At Life With An African Grey
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Everyday life with an African Grey Parrot seen through the humorous and often twisted mind of his owner, Georgi. Her interesting perspectives on animal intellect and unique insights into nature take the reader on a thought provoking, entertaining and often hilarious ride. The star of the book, Pickles, takes his adventures in stride with wit and charm.
Emergency Laughter
By Mike Cyra
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
I Just Want to Pee Alone
By Jen of People I Want to Punch in the Throat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,480. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
I Just Want to Pee Alone is a collection of hilarious essays from 37 of the most kick ass mom bloggers on the web. Including: People I Want to Punch in the Throat, Insane in the Mom-Brain, The Divine Secrets of a Domestic Diva, Baby Sideburns, and Rants From Mommyland.
And I Thought I Was Crazy! Quirks, Idiosyncrasies and Meshugaas
By Judy Reiser
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2010. 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.
Liz Tells Frank What Happened In...
By Liz Shannon Miller
Series: Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..., Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Liz Shannon Miller's friend Frank has missed out on a lot of pop culture over the years. So sometimes, Liz tells him about something he's missed. From the fond nostalgia of "Sweet Valley High" to the soul-killing badness of "Madea's Family Reunion," "Liz Tells Frank What Happened In..." is an epic tour though entertainment's highs and lows. (Mostly the lows. Liz may never recover from "Zardoz".)
Men are from Mars, Women are INSANE
By Chris Mauns
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Does your woman do things that go against all rhyme and reason? Is she a smoldering volcano always ready to explode? And why does she keep on buying shiny things? This little guide to women will teach you how to be in a relationship and still keep at least SOME of your sanity/freedom.
Nowhere Near Manhood
By Michael Mecherikoff
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 36,760. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In his "laugh-out-loud" debut, author Michael Mecherikoff captures the timeless episodes of American boyhood—from bringing home a stray dog to discovering pornography, toilet-papering houses to underage drinking. With charm, wit, nostalgia, and humor, this book takes readers on an endearing and hilarious trip back in time to relive the joy, the pain, the danger and the laughter of childhood.
Los Mejores Chistes
By Lucas Olmos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Una divertida recopilación de los chistes latinoamericanos más graciosos Esta divertida obra le ofrece un gran abanico de chistes y situaciones cómicas que le divertirán y le proporcionarán, al mismo tiempo, una amplia gama de recursos humorísticos no sólo para su propio disfrute, sino también para animar reuniones. Más de 80 páginas de humor con chistes sanos.
Flying Starfish of Death: A Beach Slapped Humor Collection (2008)
By Barton Grover Howe
Series: Beach Slapped Humor Columns, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
One flying starfish and life’s never been the same, as amazon.com best-selling author Barton Grover Howe recounts life in the Pacific Northwest. His wife’s offensive defensive driving habits, tips for using hams to get through airport screening, and sanctimonious environmentalists who refuse to use llamas — it’s all there to leave you “Beach Slapped.”
Item 21 And Other Stories From My Blog
By Bruce A. Borders
Price: Free! Words: 38,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
More than 60 short, true stories from the weekly blog of author Bruce A. Borders.
Cuentos Humorísticos
By Lucas Olmos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Más de 60 páginas de diversión! Cuentos e historias graciosas. Una verdadera colección de cuentos chistosos. Con este libro puedes pasar momentos espectaculares junto a tus amigos y familia. Podrás liberar las tensiones de la rutina diaria con historias cortas que no te dejarán parar de reír!
Tastes Like Human: The Shark Guys' Book of Bitingly Funny Lists
By The SharkGuys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,150. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.00 from 1 review)
Tastes Like Human: The Shark Guys' Book of Bitingly Funny Lists is an irreverent take on the list book genre from two published humor writers known for their bite. It's a compendium with a scope as broad as the odd tastes of the authors, with topics as varied as Top 5 People/Animal Marriages, to etiquette tips for bus riding and meeting the Queen. (It's very unlikely that you'll do both at once).
Cat Tales
By Rosemary Bach-Holzer
Price: Free! Words: 22,320. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Is this comedic collection of cat anecdotes a frank look at living with felines or is it a case of ben trovato? That’s embellishment to you and me. I’ll let you decide.
I Will Not Go the F**k to Sleep
By Richard Crasta
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
What if a child, asked to go the f**k to sleep by its father, could respond in adult language? What if 5000 Indian yogis simultaneously dropped hot coffee on their laps in 5000 McDonalds to balance India's budget? How about selling used nukes to help balance the budget deficit? This anthology of humor is by the father of 3 boys and one Inner Brat that refuses to go to sleep or to grow up.
View from the West Hill
By Mary Cook
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 and represented by Murdoch Matheson. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mary Cook's book of short stories are full of memories of a more gentle time in our history..an era called the Dirty Thirties. Cook transports us back to that time with humor and sometimes pathos, but always with a warmth unmatched by writings of that genre. She introduces us to characters, who turn out to be real people from her past; we can actually picture them romping through the pages.