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cortos
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,080. Language: Spanish. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
"Cortos relatos del mundo de las ideas escritos desde mi BlackBerry @ 30 mil pies de altura." Este libro pertenece a un nuevo mundo, el de la globalización digital, sin fronteras geográficas y con historias que vuelan sin límites por todo el planeta. Tuvo como objetivo ser escrito en su totalidad desde mi BlackBerry y así se cumplió.
Excuse Me?! (The Life of a Special Ed. Teacher)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
(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?
Walking Down The Avenue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
New!! Updated and revised for all of the recent changes, Walking Down The Avenue is a concise guide to Empire Avenue, a hot social networking stock market game.
Humor Me! Short Amusing Takes on George Clooney, Fruit Fly Sex, the NSA, Halle Berry, Compassionate Rats and other Wacky Topics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,060. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
What would you get if you crossed Jon Stewart and Erma Bombeck? Humor Me! It is a compilation of reader favorites from Rosie Sorenson's humor column, including political observations such as Dear Mr. NSA and TSA Reject; bemused domestic rants such as iHusband and I Do Not Have Closet Phobia' and, thirty-one other whimsical offerings, Blowing Bubbles In North Korea and This Little Piggy.
The Truth About Online Self-Publishing
Price: Free! Words: 21,500. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This is an account of my own personal online indie self-publishing endeavor, which ended horribly. I want to help people avoid my mistakes. Within this text I will give you advice on how to seek representation by a literary agent and possibly get a legitimate publishing contract with a reputable company.
Critique Circle
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
This is a Flash Fiction (500 words) story offering a humorous insight to a writer's critique circle where work is shared and constructive comments made.
Nude Nuns and Other Peculiar People
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It has been my good fortune to know and associate with a goodly number of goofballs. Enjoy a few laugh out loud moments by following the adventures of an ordinary man's encounters with some very unordinary people. The scene changes from New Orleans to Harvard to Ft. Polk to China and throughout America's heartland, but the theme remains constant, the pervasive ubiquity of peculiar people.
Pizzles in Paradise
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks is an English trained vet. In a quirky yet literate style this memoir describes his education, courtship and subsequent emigration to New Zealand with Viv, his young wife. His numerous anecdotes are lively and good-humoured, occasionally poignant and often hilarious. It will be enjoyed by all those who love animals, have owned a pet, worked on a farm or read James Herriot.
A Wander in Vetland
Series: An English Vet's Life in New Zealand, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
John Hicks has spent much of his working life as a vet in New Zealand. A Wander in Vetland is an insider's look at his changing profession. These lively tales draw the reader into the more curious aspects of medical and veterinary history - ideal reading for those curious about borborygmi, the use eunuchs made of goose quills, or the potion favoured by Italian women to seduce their lovers...
Tevye's Daughters: No Laughing Matter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Crawley sisters of Downton Abbey? The Bennet sisters of Pride & Prejudice? The daughters born to Zelophehad? Why mention any of these women in the same breath as the beloved characters in the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof? What is tradition? Who makes the matches? These questions are just as important now as when Tevye’s Daughters made their debut in 1964, maybe even more so.
Open Mic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Trestle Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Big Daddy Abel wears his heart on his sleeve, and has his “real” heart in the right place. He lays himself emotionally naked for us to read, ponder and absorb. This is real, at times all too real. Be prepared, as Big Daddy takes you for a “real” ride into his real mind, real heart and real soul.
Pickles The Parrot Speaks: On Life, The Universe, And Sesame Seed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(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.
Eagles In The Flesh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Based on a true story about men who experience the adventure of a life time. Men who become birds at will, and soar with wings over Mountains and Jungles, who dance among Mother Natures up drafts. Feel what it is like to fly free as a bird flying over exotic lands and strange cultures while soaring like Eagles and Partying like Vultures. Soar in the days sun and party wild in the stars.
Gingers and Wry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Twins, Triplets & More, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"TWINS. It's the kind of word that only ever happens to somebody else." This is the kind of dry humour that characterizes Gingers & Wry, an autobiographical account of a stay@home Dad of tenacious toddler twin boys. Join the author as he finds the humour in situations that would make the Dalai Lama scream out in anger. You'll never see the world the same once you've seen it through Dwayne's eyes.
Party Store Survival Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ever wonder what the guy at the counter of your local party store is thinking? Or are you considering working as a cashier at your local party store? If so, this survival guide is exactly what you need to ensure your survival.
My Mother-in-law Misadventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » History » Social history
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In his usual tongue-in-cheek style Vince writes about the years of living with his Mother-in-law. Some are poignant, some are outlandish and all of them will make you smile. His last chapter gives details of when his mother-in-law was a young woman, fleeing the Nazis in WWII.
Why Do Dramas Do That? Part 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever devoted sixteen hours to watching a Korean drama and been left wondering, "Why do dramas do that?" The creators of popular television blog Dramabeans.com deconstruct Korean drama tropes and explain cultural nuances that regularly get lost in translation. An essential guide for longtime drama-lovers and new fans alike.
SHE’S A KEEPER ~ confessions from a Southern Girl’s Closet - the Stories Begin
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
She’s A Keeper ~ Confessions From a Southern girl’s closet - The Stories Begin I once read that you can tell a lot about a woman by looking in her closet. I thought about that and I figured that in my case it could be my closet or my attic, basement or garage - everywhere! I think you'll get a chuckle out of the stories surrounding these keepsakes, and perhaps see a bit of yourself as well.
Why Men And Women Can't Be Friends
Price: Free! Words: 12,740. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016 by Westhoff Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
With candid honesty Oliver Markus explores the age-old question: "Can men and women ever really be just friends?" Women think so. But every man knows that it's impossible. Read this book and find out what really goes on in a man's mind. You will never look at opposite-sex friendships the same way again.
On the Board: 200 Fast, Fun & Easy Warmer, Filler and Fast-Finisher Activities
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
On the Board contains over 200 proverbs, brain teasers, riddles, puzzles, and jokes, all collected, classroom-tested, and curated over my 16 years of teaching ESL & EFL. Pick one, put it up on the board, and get students thinking and working as soon as class begins.These activities are the easiest, no-prep, fun ways to kick off your class. They also work as fillers, closers, or for fast-finishers.