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Nonsense For Nothing
By Shane Lou
Price: Free! Words: 11,800. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Nonsense For Nothing" is a compilation of the most entertaining essays written by the author for his comedy blog, "I'm Having A Laugh." Pop culture, eyeglasses, hand sanitizers, online dating, the author's seventh-grade social studies notebook...all of the topics you think about on a daily basis are covered in "Nonsense For Nothing." It'll make sense once you read it.
The Vampire Dating Dot Com Diaries
By Vladimir and Vivienne Orloff
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by The Impress Group. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
More than three hundred miles apart, but connected on a matchmaking website, two erstwhile lovers began a dot com dating relationship. Within weeks, Halloween convened, and their alter egos emerged as history's only mated vampires. And thus Fang and Vixen remembered their ancient and torrid love, re-uniting their hearts for all eternity.
Pickles The Parrot Speaks: On Life, The Universe, And Sesame Seed
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,550. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Pickles The Parrot on the internet, what a riot! Each day, Pickles posts his witty and humorous thoughts on life from his parrot perspective. The day doesn't start for his fans until they've checked in for their morning chuckle- and it's best not to read with a mouth full of coffee! This uproariously funny book is a gem of a collection featuring the wisdom and humor of Pickles at his best.
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.
Shit that Pisses Me Off
By Peg Tittle
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Should you need a license in order to become a parent? What’s wrong with calling people Ms. and Mr.? Why is casual day at the office insulting? Why should you take down the flag? Is women’s fiction really women’s fiction? Should we have professional jurors? Why shouldn’t athletes take performance-enhancing drugs? Why should you boycott marriage? And let’s talk about the weather report…
Dear Franz, Advice for Everyman from the Duke of Merzenburg!
By Franz von und zu Merzenburg
You set the price! Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Franz, the Duke of Merzenburg is here to answer all your questions! For years, he has opened up his heart and mind to billions of readers via his DearFranz.com advice column. In his new book, Franz shares some of his classic advice - from marriage to diet, to lifestyle to revenge! It's all there, waiting for you to read and absorb, instantly making you a better person: just like Franz!
The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
By Melissa Yuan-Innes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.
Insults - Old, new, borrowed, blue
By John Barber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Over 750 insults from the witty to the sarcastic, humorous to the rude. From the well known and famous to the dead and anonymous; from TV and newspapers to magazines long since folded. Many of these insults have not appeared in an anthology before.
Pickles The Parrot Returns: My Continued Adventures with a Bird Brain
By Georgi Abbott
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Georgi Abbott has nailed it once again! Similar to her first book "Pickles The Parrot", but a more indepth look at the care and commitment parrots require. You'll laugh out loud at the situations that arise with Pickles and his human companions. In this book, the writer has also given Pickles a voice to muse about the world. Pickles is charming playing the role of philosopher and comedian.
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.
The Gospel According to Cletus: A Southerner's Comedic Guide to Practical Christianity
By Patrick D. Williams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
A collection of silly and sometimes irreverent observations about our current Christian culture here in the Bible Belt by contemporary Christian and comedic music performer Patrick D. Williams. The stories and observations are told from the hilarious point of view of a southern, middle aged, married, Christian male who struggles to make sense of the world both inside and outside the church.
The Ass Is A Poor Receptacle For The Head: Why Democrats Suck At Communication, And How They Could Improve
By Barry Eisler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In this hilarious and hard-hitting essay, Eisler draws on his expertise in narrative, his CIA training in persuasion, and his background in technology marketing to offer Democrats some sound advice on how to improve their communications strategy.
Grab Life by the Tail: Activities for bored cats
By Roberta Beach Jacobson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 920. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kitty, are you wasting your nine lives by always napping on the same windowsill, chasing the dog around the kitchen table, sniffing catnip mousies on the couch? If so, you're in a rut. Roberta Beach Jacobson, former Cat Lady blogger at the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, encourages you to take charge, to strut your stuff, to be your own cat. Who doesn't desire to lead a flealess, fearless feline life?
Honey, Dust Bunny: Introducing Hubby to 101 Things in the Real World
By Roberta Beach Jacobson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Humorist and author Roberta Beach Jacobson shares 101 dumb things smart husbands should know, starting with, 'The dust bunnies under our bed belong to you as much as they belong to me.' ~~~~ Roberta’s truly hilarious book is a treasure-trove of marital one-liners ... ~ Tracy Beckerman, syndicated humor columnist, Lost in Suburbia
Excuse Me?! (The Life of a Special Ed. Teacher)
By Patrick Wallace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Teachers: we've all seen them out and about in society. When I was little I figured that their classrooms were like their own private little biospheres; I just didn't know where they slept. (I about fainted the first time I saw my teacher at a grocery store.) OK, so maybe they are just like everybody else, but what about special education teachers? Surely they aren't normal...right?
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.
Employment of the Month: The Unfortunately True Adventures of FAXBoy and FileGrrl
By FAXBoy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
This fast-and-furious memoir is told through a series of faux exit interview questionnaires that chronicles the friendship of two artists, one straight (FileGrrl) and one gay (FAXBoy), by way of our “extensive” work histories. Clocking in at over 50 jobs, this book is the perfect read for those times when you find yourself stuck in line at the bank or standing in the unemployment line itself!
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.
Sorry, We Can't Use Funny
By Barry Parham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Following the success of his first book, the 2009 sleeper, "Why I Hate Straws," online humor columnist Barry Parham delivers again. Satire at its best! Includes the award-winning stories "Actuarial Family Theater" and "Perfect!"
Blush: Politics and other unnatural acts
By Barry Parham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Humorist Barry Parham's back with another acute collection of satire, targeting politics and other evils. And when Barry's inside the Beltway, no party is safe. "Very appealing and cleverly put together." "I love your stories ... Your 'Ozzie & Harriet' in the future was a riot!" Includes the award-winning story "Razing Arizona!"