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8 Short Free Stories by Leonard Treman
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I was the world greatest financial mind. I had 300,000,000,000 dollars in the bank. I had created "Immortality," the first stem cell pharmaceutical company to take ten years off. I finally was married to a woman named Jane Berber at the age of 33. The only problem was 12 hours after the marriage she'd filed for divorce.
Calendar Days by John Rhall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
These six short stories explore the human condition in ways that may amuse. The focus is on days or events picked out in the calendar and adhered to by tens of millions. Why do we bother with the hassle of Thanksgiving? Is Easter about a bunny? Does Christmas mean a time of goodwill or homicide? Dining with people you detest. Still wishing to flout the rules? And dark days revisited by accident.
Coming To China by Igbojionu Chika Erick
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Coming to China is a comic and entertaining book that tells you so much about the funny life of an average black migrant to China. It also exposes you to the challenges they face daily as they try to seek a living. As usual, the author is at his best to make your day with scenes that will rock away your boredom and hectic day.Chinese are funny and this book captures and serves it hot and spicy.
The Gangster Economy and You by Evelyn Valala
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The 21st century gangster economy requires a new approach to career development.This program takes current power structures and our basest instinctual behavior patterns and into account, unlike the extensive body of literature that naively assumes you are working with rational agents. You will come away with an understanding of why what absolutely cannot happen, does happen.
Aseptic Technique (A Short Story) by JJ Holden
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Following a near-fatal stroll in his neighborhood in the dead of winter, the fanatically germophobic Eugene Sinclair devises his plan for revenge.
Halibut's End Story by Tim Candler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Wilfred, an excellent businessman and negotiator, believes a well publicized personal tragedy will improve his tattered reputation. Halibut, an honest accountant, is hiding out in an isolated cabin Wilfred owns. When Wilfred flies in with the blindfolded, apparently lifeless body of his fifth wife, Halibut sees a suspicious number but he's certain his employer has a well documented explanation.
Far-Fetched by Caro Mundt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It is the year 2020 in a small New Zealand town. High school editor Jenny is summoned to record an old man's seemingly preposterous tale, which centers on a global music star's 1977 decision to fake his death. Is it too late to get back some of what he had? Or just too dangerous. . .?
Hero Complex (My Dark and Fearsome Queen x1) by Sean O'Hara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,490. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Pulp Electronique. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When the girls of the Lysander Spooner High School Drama Club need a guy for their play, they abduct Erik Schumacher from the library and force him to audition. He has everything they need -- namely, he's a guy and has a cute butt. If he can act, that'll be a nice bonus. But Erik soon discovers there's more to the drama club than meets the eye -- and there's good reason all the other guys quit.
Meow Right Now by S. A. Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.00 from 1 review)
"Meow Right Now" is a short story, about 5100 words. Archaeologists often find strange and even dangerous things during their explorations. When Clay and Sandy uncover an ancient frozen cat on the Siberian plains, they have done just that, for Kwirrrf is not accustomed to being a pet. In fact, he's more accustomed to being a pet owner...
March the Damned (The Flying Zombies Trilogy Book 1) by Jeremiah Israel
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Movie director Dennis March becomes infected by a parasitic alien amidst a zombie apocalypse. With his mind altered, he films the movie he believes will save his career and salvage his reputation. It’s not until the alien spaceship lands and he figures out who truly is to blame that March must decide whether to defeat his enemies or to join them in consuming the souls of all mankind.
Hometown News by Jnana Hodson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Historical » USA
The local newspaper has been central to the identity and life of American cities large and small, but few readers know what goes on inside its newsroom. Hometown News takes you behind the scenes as a new generation brings vision to a mid-American industrial city. But more and more, this hardworking team battles the bottom line more than the deadlines. Who will win in the end?
Diary of Half a Sausage...dog - New Year by Erika Rudie
Price: Free! Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
With a secret desire to be the next Picasso, a deep infatuation with the park pin-up and a ticking time bomb underneath the blackberry bush, life is never going to be straightforward for Ralf, the half-Sausage dog. He faces a string of challenges interspersed only with the occasional piece of panfried steak and garlic or necessary bowl of Tagliatelle Carbonara. Honestly, how tough can life get?
Batalion misiów by Krzysztof Jaworski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: Polish. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Zbiór opowiadań, które ukazywały się w prasie literackiej w latach 1995-1998 w czasopismach: „Twórczość” 1995, nr 2; „Nowy Nurt” 1995, nr 5, 18; „FA–art” 1996, nr 3; „Bundesstasse 1” 1996/97, nr 10; „bruLion” 1996, nr 1; „Opcje” 1998, nr 4. Pierwodruk książkowy: biblioteka „Kartek”, Białystok 2001. Wydanie w wersji elektronicznej przejrzane i poprawione przez Autora.
Dani's Shorts 3 by Dani J Caile
Series: Dani J Caile's Universe. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Wow, it's already Volume 3 of TIW shorts! The third collection of totally pointless exactly 500 Challenge and exactly 200 Weekend Quickie word nonsense (plus a few collaborations and extra TIW things) to entertain you while doing whatever you do when reading.
The Art of Phone Ju-Jitsu by Thomas Davidson
Price: Free! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Essay » Sociology
Tired of being phone-whipped by telemarketers? Help is on the way. This short, searing, tell-all piece is an Insider's Guide to Thwarting Telephone Attacks & Cell Phone Assault. Telephone terrorism is on the rise. That sound you hear is not a dial tone. It's an incoming missile. Defend yourself against a verbal landslide. Don't hang up---stand up!
Dark Horse Rising: Charles Manson on the Campaign trail by Rainbow Albrecht
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
After Ronald Reagan disappears mysteriously, another California entertainer joins the 1980 primary: Charles Manson. In the summer of 1969, he was discovered by a music promoter and his rise to stardom began. When he turns his attention to politics, his spin doctors go into overdrive to clean up his image, while conventional politicians scramble to keep up.
Reaper by Katrina Monroe
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,910. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Oz, an employee of The Department of Creative Death and Ironic Punishment, is mostly content doling out death from his ancient typewriter, until he wins the office lottery. A new assignment – to return to the world of the living as a Reaper. He is given a body and a second chance at life, soon Oz begins to wonder if being a Reaper is really a prize or a punishment.