Just Doomed

Author: Andy Griffiths
Editor: Pan Australia
ISBN: 1743349092
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The series that began the creative partnership between Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton, which now encompasses eight Just! books, and are followed by the bestselling Treehouse series and many more. "Andy Griffiths is King of the Kids" - The Weekly Review "Unruly comedy and unrestrainable rebelliousness" - Australian Financial Review YES / NO Do you ignore health warnings and safety instructions whenever possible? Do you ever play kiss chasey with girls (if you are a boy) or with boys (if you are a girl)? Do you regularly engage in deadly battles with brothers, sisters and/or indestructible cyborg warriors? Do you live on a planet that will one day be incinerated by an expanding start called the Sun? Do you like fast-paced, high-action, high-body-count stories featuring mini-golf, lawn bowls and naked people in the nude? SCORE: One point for each 'yes' answer. 3-5 You are definitely DOOMED! You will love this book 1-2 You are fairly DOOMED! You will love this book 0 You are DOOMED, you just don't realise it. This is a specially formatted fixed layout ebook that retains the look and feel of the print book.

Andypedia

Author: Terry Denton
Editor: Momentum
ISBN: 1743340087
Size: 19,47 MB
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It's an encyclopedia ... all about Andy! The Andypedia is a complete guide to every book, every story and every character in the world of Andy Griffiths' books. It's also a complete guide to everything you ever wanted to know about Andy himself – including the answers to questions people are always asking him, like "How old were you when you started writing?" and "How many books have you actually written?" and "Where do you get your ideas from?" and "Did all that stuff really happen to you?" and "Was Danny Pickett really your best friend?" and "Were you really in love with Lisa Mackney?" and "Did your bum really grow arms and legs and run away?"

Doomed By Cartoon

Author: John Adler
Editor: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 1614481695
Size: 19,73 MB
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The timely, true story of Thomas Nast, the granddaddy of political satire who destroyed a corrupt regime in 19th century New York City—with cartoons. He was an unethical, bullying, and narcissistic politician; a blow-hard real estate magnate and notorious swindler; a master manipulator who thrived off voter fraud, graft, and the collusion of his right-hand sycophants. This is the 1870s. The legendary William “Boss” Tweed, senator and third-largest landowner in New York City, is on a roll. He and his thieving minions have already duped the city out of an estimated two-billion dollars. It wasn’t going to be easy exposing him. He controlled the press—except for the magazine, Harper’s Weekly. And Harper’s had an invaluable weapon against the humorless and seemingly invincible Tweed: Thomas Nast, an influential political cartoonist who, day by day, brought Tweed’s corruption to light. With pen and ink, and a savage and righteous wink, Thomas Nast was determined to topple an empire. Told through Nast’s scathing 160-plus serialized cartoons, the remarkable and unbelievable true story of Nast vs. Tweed was not only unprecedented for its day, but it set the tone for the battle between the freedom of the press and political malfeasance that resonates well into the twenty-first century.

The Object Of Comedy

Author: Jamila M. H. Mascat
Editor: Springer Nature
ISBN: 3030277429
Size: 19,92 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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What is the object of comedy? What makes us laugh and why? Is comedy subversive, restorative or reparative? What is at stake politically, socially and metaphysically when it comes to comedic performances? This book investigates not only the object of comedy but also its objectives – both its deliberate goals and its unintended side effects. In researching the object of comedy, the contributions gathered here encounter comedy as a philosophical object: instead of approaching comedy as a genre, the book engages with it as a language, a medium, an artifice, a weapon, a puzzle or a trouble, a vocation and a repetition. Thus philosophy meets comedy at the intersection of various fields (e.g. psychoanalysis, film studies, cultural studies, and performance studies) –regions that comical practices and theories in fact already traverse.

Why Most Investors Fail And Why You Don T Have To

Author: Michael Jon Allen
Editor: iUniverse
ISBN: 1491717424
Size: 16,13 MB
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Many sophisticated investors will tell you it is neither necessary nor possible to time the market. In Why Most Investors Fail and Why You Don’t Have To, author Michael Jon Allen shows you why they are wrong and then outlines an investment strategy that works. Allen, who bridges the gap between fundamental and quantitative analysis and demonstrates his unique multidisciplined style of investment, shows you how to invest in a system that • consistently outperforms peers; • reduces risk; • uses no more than five exchange-traded index funds; • trades only a few times per year; • requires no additional research. This guide provides an overview of stocks, bonds, gold, cash, and real estate investments. It shares the five keys to changing the odds, and it presents a simple, proven investment strategy to help you realize greater returns on your money.

Buttons And Babs Run Life S Race

Author: Vasta Z. Pruitt
Editor: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1456767925
Size: 15,46 MB
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Wiccan Envy The Tale Of Kurk Burnswick

Author: Jeremy Joseph Jack
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 147713123X
Size: 20,24 MB
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Wiccan Envy: The Tale of Kurk Burnswick Tells of a teenager from the worlds most powerful Wiccan line. Life is utterly cruel for Kurk Burnswick. He is considered no more than an outcast by his peers and is always a subject of bullying. Every time he comes up with an idea, something terrible happens. Kurks life completely changes when he witnesses the death of his parents at the hands of a monstrous creature. At first, he is overcome with extreme fear and pain. But when he realizes he is in a safe place and learns from his visions of the fate that awaits him, Kurk musters all his courage to pursue his fate for the sake of his parents. He must first learn how to use his magical gifts and find the three others if he wants his quest to succeed.

Shades Of Treason

Author: Chris Raay
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1453506470
Size: 16,17 MB
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Bryians was a planet hoping trader; he’d built his trading business from scratch, becoming one of the most successful and respected men on, the capital Planet of Zelphr, in the Draagoes System. Then came the invasion, Humanoid Bipeds called Kyrans appeared with their ships, orbiting the skies above every inhabited planets of the Draagoes system, Taking control almost overnight, and turning the once peace loving system into a cruel dictatorship of three distinct classes, with the native inhabitants clearly the lowest. As a prisoner, Bryians schemed with his fellow inmates and devised a plan to steal one of the battle cruisers from under the very noses of their captors and escape to rebuild their lives.

The Lyons Den

Author: Kendra Norman-Bellamy
Editor: Urban Books
ISBN: 1599832526
Size: 10,15 MB
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Lieutenant Stuart Lyons is a single father and a well-respected veteran law enforcement officer. In addition, he serves as head of security at the ever-popular New Hope Church in Atlanta, GA and above all, he loves the Lord. When sudden pandemonium strikes his "normal" life and he begins receiving threats from an unknown person who only identifies himself as "Dr. A.H. Satan," Stuart's life is turned upside down. This faceless stalker seems to know everything about Stuart: where he lives, where he works, where he worships, who his friends are and, most unsettling of all, that he has a son whom he adores. A series of disturbing events sends the Dekalb County Police Department into over-drive, trying to find the recently released, elusive madman who is now suspected of seeking long-awaited revenge on the officer who was responsible for putting him behind bars. Bizarre happenings—some explainable, and others that yet remain mysteries—have been known to find their way into the lives of many of the residents of the infamous Shelton Heights subdivision, and apparently, it's now Stuart's turn. Will his faith and the prayers of the righteous help put an end to his distress, or will the Legend of Shelton Heights swallow him whole?

The Life Of Your Dreams In 30 Days Or Less

Author: Cindy Day
Editor: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595426220
Size: 19,80 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Do you find yourself struggling to make ends meet, wishing money would just flow into your life? Are you in a relationship that's far from the fairy-tale version you once believed in? Have you stopped thinking about your ideal job or career, deciding it was unrealistic and unattainable? This book was written for you! Using real-life examples, this empowering and entertaining guide demonstrates how anything is possible-including the life of your dreams. It teaches us how to easily transform our lives and explains the Law of Attraction, the powerful force behind everything that happens to us. With The Life of Your Dreams , you can immediately start creating everything you desire. Discover the secrets to turning your dreams into reality. Find out how to Create anything you desire in 3 simple steps Instantly change your "luck" Find the perfect partner Have the career you've always wanted Be abundantly wealthy Live the life of your dreams in 30 days or less In The Life of Your Dreams , Cindy easily explains how to apply the principles of The Law of Attraction to have a positive and powerful impact on the rest of your life. Enjoy!-Fabio