The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to eBooks.com?

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Wit and humor

Most popular at the top

  • Prometheus Boundby Aeschylus; Deborah Roberts

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2012; US$ 6.95

    "This is the best Prometheus Bound in English. Deborah Roberts' translation is accurate, readable, and true to the original in idiom, imagery, and the combination of a high style with occasional colloquialism. The informative notes and perceptive Introduction will help readers to experience the play with heightened pleasure and understanding."... more...

  • On the Nature of Thingsby Lucretius; Martin Ferguson Smith

    Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2001; US$ 14.50

    Martin Ferguson Smith's work on Lucretius is both well known and highly regarded. However, his 1969 translation of De Rerum Natura —long out of print—is virtually unknown. Readers will share our excitement in the discovery of this accurate and fluent prose rendering. For this edition, Professor Smith provides a revised translation, new... more...

  • Medeaby Euripides; Michael Collier; Georgia Machemer

    Oxford University Press, USA 2006; US$ 7.99

    Introduction On the Translation Medea Notes on the Text Glossary Further Reading more...

  • Text und Übersetzungby Martin L. West; Joachim Latacz

    De Gruyter 2003; US$ 133.00

    No complete, scholarly commentary of Homer's Iliad has been published in German since Ameis-Hentze-Cauer (1868-1913). In the meantime, considerable progress has been made in many traditional branches of the study of Homer (language, facts, structure etc.). In addition, generally acknowledged fields such as narrative studies have received a systematic... more...

  • Good Luck with Thatby Waldo Pancake

    Sourcebooks 2015; US$ 12.99

    A unique and perfect gift book for any high school or college graduate, Good Luck With That is not your typical book of profound and poignant wisdom for graduates. Instead, this book looks at the advice you really need after graduation?and it's all a load of nonsense. more...

  • 500 Datesby Mark Miller; Julie Spira

    Skyhorse Publishing 2015; US$ 16.95

    Now several years post-divorce, relationship expert and humorist Mark Miller has experienced more than five hundred first dates. In 500 Dates , composed of fifty-five humor essays, Miller features the highlights and lowlights of those dates. Among the true dating tales and revelations you will find in this book are: • How Miller and his date learned... more...

  • Bert and Iby Marshall Dodge; Robert Bryan

    Down East Books 2015; US$ 9.99

    Marshall Dodge and Bob Bryan began swapping funny Down East stories when they were students at Yale in the 1950s. Their fascination and appreciation for Maine and its people triggered the production of several ?Bert and I? records, from which 14 stories were selected. more...

  • The Literature of Satireby Charles A. Knight

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 32.00

    This is an accessible but sophisticated study of satire from the classics to the present. more...

  • Total Frat Moveby W.R. Bolen

    Grand Central Publishing 2013; Not Available

    THE NEW YORK TIMES BEST-SELLER Put simply, it's time for a national update on college fraternities. Greek life today makes Animal House look like a Pixar movie. The amount of alcohol that is being consumed, promiscuous sex that is being enjoyed, and intense drug-induced raging that is taking place on campuses across the country has quietly... more...

  • F My Lifeby Maxime Valette; Guillaume Passaglia; Didier Guedj

    Michael O' Mara Books 2012; US$ 9.99

    Including snapshot anecdotes, this title describes the various moments of the people that have ruined their day. more...