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They Were Just Being Polite by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I did not retire until I was 90. The reason I didn't was because I never thought about it and nobody ever suggested it. Fred finally did. I wanted to see what being retired felt like. Angie and I went to a restaurant we had never been to before. I did not wear my hair piece the first time but I did the second. Nobody noticed the difference! This made me mad. In this book
Ten Dollars On The Nose by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 1970s gambling in Massachusetts was taken out of the hands of hard working citizens called ‘bookies’ and put into the greedy, sticky mitts of the politicians - in the form of a State Lottery. I always felt that an honest crook like my local numbers guy was more on the 'up and up' than the people running the 'legal' numbers racket. This is a short story of Cape Cod's favorite bookie.
L'homme allongé et autres nouvelles… by Édith Couture Saint-André
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 25,760. Language: French. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
La mort, cette empêcheuse de tourner en rond, est le fil rouge qui sinue d’un récit à l’autre pour nous rappeler que nous sommes sur terre en location de courte durée et qu’il suffit parfois d’un événement anodin pour que le bail soit annulé…
The Sad Demise of Henry And Other Key West Musings by Jack Mazur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Some of you may have stumbled across Jack Mazur’s blog, “Jack and his palm trees,” coming to you from his bunker in Key West. Here he muses about life (and death) on this zany island sometimes called Key Weird. His stories often involve Joe Beans, a beer-swizzling bro who takes each day as it come. For your pleasure, we have collected the best of these tales into this volume...
Smart Kid - Got Rich In One Month Mowing Grass by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jimmy Hughes, a smart kid, in a wealthy family, made a deal with his parents to work for them for a month. He was to get one cent the first day, two cents the second, four cents the next, etc., doubling the amount each day for thirty days. On June 30, he presented a bill for over ten million dollars. Was the kid trying to scam his parents? You decide when you read this story.
Guns, Fire, and Hoses by Susan E. Smith
You set the price! Words: 45,620. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In Boothville, Ontario, everything is falling apart. The mine has shut down, the workers are rioting, and people are getting hurt. What is really going on in that closed-down mine? It’s up to an RCMP Sergeant, a spunky, red-haired paramedic, a big-city real estate agent, and a hobbit-sized taxidermist to find out, or Boothville and all of its citizens are doomed.
100 Not Out by Gordon Lawrie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
100 Not Out is a collection of some of Edinburgh author Gordon Lawrie's best 100-word flash fiction stories. Published initially over the last few years in Friday Flash Fiction, they explore every genre – including science fiction, crime, romance, historical fiction and, above all, humour.
Bring Your Own Baker by D.E. Haggerty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Anna just wants to earn enough money on the side to buy into the bakery where she works with her best nerd pal Callie. The last thing she expects to see when she walks into her friend’s apartment to do some moonlighting is a blood bath. Come join us at Callie’s Cakes, where murder investigations are on the menu, but make sure you bring your own baker because Anna’s a bit preoccupied at the moment.
My DIARY My LOVE by Robert Stephen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Roger Hillstein has recently retired to a quiet way of life, but immediately life has other ideas. Upon meeting Stephanie, his calm existence quickly disappears. Soon, he discovers that this woman is an ever-changing chameleon, with a varied past. Through Stephanie, Roger has learned that he has only existed, but has not lived. Quirky Stephanie encourages Roger to take many adventures.
Army Brats by Michael G. Cerepanya
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,890. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the decade following World War II, the time of the Baby Boomers, life for children was much different than today. There was almost unlimited freedom for kids. They could go out and play without parental supervision. The biggest fear of the day was whether or not the commies would release the A-Bomb. Rock ’n’ Roll was taking over the sound waves and baseball was the national pastime.
Lucky Girls Wear Pink by PR Paige
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,540. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Tapping into the notion that some women continue to attract the same type of men, Lucky Girls Wear Pink, explores what happens when a woman, against her better judgment, dates the same unavailable man from her past, with the hope that this time will be different. Ireland Jamison loves Jay Evers, but he's still involved with his ex, so he's bound to break her heart—again...
The Flotsky Adventures: Part 5 - In the Cold, Cold Ground by Thomas M. Willett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tragedy looms over Flotsky's Burgers when the patrons enter a vegetative state while something eerie is looming in the basement.
One Early Evening in Mexico by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
He wanted to take a very special "directed immersion" deep into Mexico for his senior trip. But he got considerably more than he bargained for. Come along and see what you think.
The Curse of the Hnf by Colin B. Hyde
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Unhappy King Nyam Foo would give anything to see beloved Queen Gorgina well again. For the ambitious Doctor Robus the Hnf, it was the opportunity of a lifetime.
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell | 101 Facts by GWhiz Books
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by 826. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
What are the amazing facts of Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell? If you're hungry for more of the book you’ve loved, this insightful read prepared for you will expand your knowledge and make you a book buff. Collected for readers everywhere are best facts about the book, characters & more that are fun, down-to-earth, and amazingly true to keep you laughing and learning!
I'm A Klutz! by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
My wife was ill and all she wanted me to do was deposit a check. In doing doing this, it became clear that I'm a klutz! I'm not asking for pity. I'm simply offering that you read my story on what happened and, perhaps, smile a while.
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