Books tagged: anecdotes

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An Amicabubble Breakup
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Series: A Bended Family, #10. Price: Free! Words: 21,980. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Work Shadowing - the clue's in the name. Harley finds the premise downright creepy. Worst of all, she's not sure she'll even be able to find someone who'll let her walk to heel, going through the motions of business. Adding into all of her stress, her brothers are at war again - and this time it's "serious". How long can she hold out without picking a side?
Ad Mad
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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.
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.
Ging Gang Goo
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Series: A Bended Family, #11. Price: Free! Words: 19,830. Language: British English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
It’s the Year 9 Self-Es-Team Building residential, and Harley’s not sure why she signed up. Charlie’s as neurotic as ever, and Devon’s cooing has reached a frequency that only dogs can hear. When Rachel’s nasty side comes out to play, Harley hopes for anything at all to take the spotlight away from her feuding bezzies, but what she’ll discover isn’t going to be easy to handle.
Childhood Memories of Gorebridge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,260. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Social history
Gorebridge, just ten miles south of Edinburgh, Scotland, is a typical village. "Childhood Memories" is a look back at the author's early memories, growing up in the 1960's and 1970's. Family, friends, school, leisure, and local tradition play their part in shaping a youngster. Each chapter is a personal accounts of adventures, interactions and memories of childhood life 'back in the day'.
No Good Deed Goes Unpunished
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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!
Laddered Tightropes
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Series: A Bended Family, #12. Price: Free! Words: 20,800. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
“We’re all going on a… bummer holiday.” A week’s getaway with a best friend each is just what the Hartley kids need – if only that was manageable. The twins have been forced to assume that this maze of tangled kin was sown with good intentions, but they aren’t the only ones for whom the island harbours difficult truths.
A Pocketful of Problems
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A Pocketful of Problems gives a funny, sad, thought-provoking, slightly quirky but mostly true peek into the wonderful world of DIY problem solving, where some solutions are as defective as the thinking that spawned them. Sixteen anecdotes include Uncle Cedric’s Girl Repellent, Granny Versus Firing Squad, Father’s Lost Christmas, Behind Open Doors and A Sunday Night Secret.