Books tagged: humor about illness

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Três Mulheres Baixas & Tudo Sobre Elas
Price: Free! Words: 22,920. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 1, 2017. Categories: Plays » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
O livro reúne duas tragicomédias do dramaturgo carioca Emilio Boechat. Três Mulheres Baixas e A Última Visita, ambas apenas com protagonistas femininas.
Pink Hell: Breast Cancer Sucks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Dr. Melissa Bailey shares her personal story of battling breast cancer. A “Seinfeld” like story of her adventures dealing with all the ups and downs of the disease. She helps the reader bring a bit of humor to the otherwise dark periods of life. “Pink Hell” is a unique twist of fate as Melissa is a doctor, but never thought she would have to deal with cancer.
Tonight at the Morpheum: A Hospital Farce in Three Acts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Bapton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Essay » Literature
Historian and critic Markham Shaw Pyle, in this "long essay" medical memoir, looks back with wry (or rye) humor and his signature wit and style on thirty years of missed diagnoses and misdiagnoses, culminating in his 2014 heart attack and triple bypass. By turns hilarious and harrowing, this is ultimately a survivor's tale of hope.
Daily dose of shame
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"ABCDEFGHIJK." ● Wife: "How would you describe me?" Husband: "ABCDEFGHIJK." Wife: "What does that mean?" Husband: "Adorable, beautiful, cute, delightful, elegant, fashionable, gorgeous, and hot." Wife: "Aw, thank you, but what about IJK?" Husband: "I'm just kidding!" ●Wife: "I look fat. Can you give me a compliment?" Husband: "You have perfect eyesight." Compilation of fails Compilation...
Broken Wing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Yeah-yeah-yeah Patti has health issues nevertheless, before she kicks the bucket she wants her adult daughter to find love, and Patti has just met the perfect person for Abby. However, her daughter is fighting her mother tooth and nail. What is up with that? Patti knows her daughter is gay. What is so wrong with a momma trying to hook her up?
Reasons To Kill A Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Three short stories exploring the ifs of life through often bizarre narrative lenses.
Way to Go
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General
When the author was diagnosed with cancer in 1995, he panicked--then made himself laugh by picturing silly ways "to end it all". This cartoon book is full of idiotic, foolish and funny ways to do just that. The author got help, and, more than a decade later, is still laughing.