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Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909 by Bill Peschel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909 collects 40 pieces published during the middle phase of Conan Doyle’s life. Some were written by schoolboys, reporters,doctors, and other amateurs, but many professional writers turned out stories, such as “Banjo” Paterson, Max Beerbohm, Lincoln Steffens, Jacques Futrelle, Maurice Leblanc, and “Charlie Chan” creator Earl Derr Biggers.
Snarktales From Fairyland: Opinionated Essays From a Disgruntled Narrator (Collection 1) by Leslie Marie Dawson
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
One Folklorist Has Had It and He's Letting Fairyland Have It... The Snarky Narrator puts his frustrations on paper in a series of witty essays about the fairytales of Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast.
Detective for Hire: Jake Hancock Private Investigator series Book Two by Dan Taylor
Series: Jake Hancock Private Investigator. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: American English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Hollywood-based private investigator Jake Hancock has just found out his sister and nephew have been kidnapped. He'll stop at nothing to get them back, until he finds out that their kidnapping is related to a part of his social life he'd rather have nothing to do with.
The Funniest Guy in the Room by Steve Case
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 960. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016 by John R. Mabry. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Okay...so...we're going to send 13 guys on a three year journey to heal the sick and feed the hungry. One guy has a messiah complex. Another wanting to overthrow the government. One just questions everything anybody says. It will be a bunch of blue collar workers and on IRS agent. In any other book it would sound like another Hangover sequel. We call it the gospels.
An Earl Grey Christmas by Fanny Merkin
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 by 8th Circle Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A short holiday story featuring Earl Grey, star of the Goodreads Choice Awards-nominated parody, "Fifty Shames of Earl Grey."
Shanghai Nobody by Vann Chow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,220. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Written in humorous tone, author Vann Chow brought to you a satire of urban life in China. Her story explores cultural phenomenon such as China's gender imbalance, selfish generation, new rich, migrant workers, digital loneliness and Capitalist tyranny, reflecting on the glamorous and not-so-glamorous side of the rise of a modern nation through the eyes of one nobody of Shanghai.
The Book of Questionable Answers by Ernie Jurick
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,740. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
As the World's Leading Authority on questionable answers, the author takes the reader through a parody of serious works that really try to explain things. Written for those who don't quite trust reality but enjoy seeing it mocked. Complete with carefully unresearched footnotes.
The Psyching: A Short Thriller by Freida McFadden
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(5.00 from 1 review)
As an evening on call at the psychiatric ward at Overlook Hospital wears on, the idyllic psych ward feels more and more sinister. And the only one to notice the strange and terrible forces gathering around the hospital is Danni Gerard, a uniquely gifted 24-year-old medical student.
The Wilaru Chronicles by David Grace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
David Wilaru's unique take on politics and society honed by his years as a columnist for "The American Inquisitor" weekly newspaper -- "All the news otherwise unfit to print." Mr. Wilaru writes about subjects of topical interest including Gay Marriage, Hollywood Culture, the rapid growth of Amnesiology, Middle East Developments, UFO Babies and other matters of broad general interest.
Tales From a Church Tea Room No3 'My' Project by Frankie Lassut
Series: Tales from a Church Tea Room No1: A Helping Hand for the King of Castle Rock. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
I visualised my project in my head and then looked around at the characters and, I’m pleased to say, they were as perfect for the project as the project was for them.
Almost Night: A Parody by Jacob Wallace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,250. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
In this parody of Twilight, Stella Mallard is forced live with her father in Spoon City. There she meets up with Bocaj, an old childhood friend become bad boy; Hope, a luscious satyr vampire Hunter; and the beautiful Ed Skullin. Who will she date? This will be the least of her problems, though it will be her highest priority when she finds herself in the middle of the apocalypse.
Raggedydax The Robot Comes To Planet Earth by Lindsay Johannsen
Series: Kid Stuff. Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: Australian English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A tale of epic proportions for the kiddies – of inspired pioneering invention, of galaxy-wide space-exploration and the utterly gut-wrenching strangeness of alien worlds and cultures, and of grit, determination and fortitude in the face of immense adversity. They’ll laugh, they’ll cry, they’ll scream for mercy, but most of all they’ll beg you to stop reading it to them.
El día que la Muerte se convirtió en detective by Roberto Pérez Muñoz
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Alguien le ha robado su poder sobre los muertos a la mismísima Muerte y ha hecho que los cadáveres se levanten de sus tumbas para dar una vuelta, sembrar el pánico, y ya que están y les cuesta bien poco, hacer un bonito apocalipsis zombie. ¡Únete a la Muerte en esta disparatada aventura para averiguar quien ha tenido el suficiente valor para cometer semejante robo!
The Tinsel-Free Christmas Tree by Cora Buhlert
Series: Alfred and Bertha's Marvellous Twenty-First Century Life. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Bertha and Alfred, married for twenty years, enjoy a truly science fictional life in the twenty-first century. But in spite of all the technological marvels surrounding them, an argument about how to decorate the Christmas tree escalates and threatens their marriage. This parodistic piece is a mundane short story of 2900 words or 12 pages, written in the style of science fiction’s “golden age”.
Family Wars Episode I: The Forced Dinner, Starring Dark Zader by Dexter Dweezel & Parnassus Pallie
Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015 by Dweezel and Pallie. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dark Zader was one of the most powerful men in the galaxy, but when he threw his emperor down a shaft he found himself out of a job. Now he only has one solution, beg for his old job back from the very emperor he thought he'd killed. Unfortunately his rebel family is along for the ride. Includes simple but hilarious illustrations!
Greenstar Season 3 by Dave Higgins & Simon Cantan
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,170. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
What if you really had to start again from scratch? After saving Earth for the second time, Josie thought she finally had time to deal with personal business. But a trap in the Greenstar's engines meant she really got away from it all. Trapped in a featureless void, she discovers that even being the first woman in a new universe won't protect her from having to solve everyone else's problems.
The Bloody History of the Fertile Crescent by Barry Pomeroy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Biblical stories offer possibilities not found in typical prose; even magic realism cannot supplant the evocative nature of the true fantasy. They are the only fantastic stories hanging on the rusty hook of metaphor that people insist really happened. Thus, they have a grave and exhilarating rhetorical power.
Goo Girl Much Easier to Find You (A “Gone Girl” Parody) by Catherine Myles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
In a hilarious parody of Gillian Flynn’s #1 New York Times Bestseller Gone Girl, this novel will have you wondering if maybe Nick really did off his wife. Goo Girl will have you wondering who could have lived with Amy for five years without going berserk. It will leave you asking, “Was that blood, or just marinara sauce?”
Observers' Guide to God by Derek Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015 by Derek Philip Thompson. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Apologetics, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The narrator, Albert Steinberger, author of field guides for bird watching, here turns his expertise to God observation with hilarious results. Albert consults a team of experts to help him with his quest. To ensure no readers are offended, Albert makes no reference to any particular religion, personage or sacred book. Novice and experienced God watchers will find helpful insights here.