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The Second Coming of Diamond Head Crater by Keir Nathan Thomas
Price: Free! Words: 69,600. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Spinal Tap meets Tony Parsons with a dash of Mancunian swagger. Diamond Head Crater last played together in the 20th century but can this Britpop band full of ageing members, who have lived very ordinary lives since, regroup and make it big? And what happens when – to their surprise – they become the biggest rock act in the world?
What the Hell Were You Thinking?: Good Advice for People Who Make Bad Decisions by Ira Nayman
Series: The Alternate Reality News Service, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The sixth collection of Alternate Reality News Service articles is the second to feature the advice columns of Amritsar and The Tech Answer Guy. This humourous science fiction journalism may not be as good as your mom's chicken soup, but at least it won't nag you to tell it when you're going to get married!
Wed To The Wrong Wayne by Maureen Reil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,840. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How do you fake a white wedding and get away with it? When the groom goes missing to stand you up at the altar, well you find and marry the next best thing of course. Only it could all end in tears and not cheers for the bride if they can't find her real hubby to swap him back before the honeymoon is over. Read this British chick-lit novel to find out if Callie will get her Happy Ever After.
Rabies by Nicholas Coriz
You set the price! Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Boy Fernandez contracts an unknown strain of rabies after getting mauled by a cute, cuddly genetically altered dog named Briar- who then vanishes to nowhere. In addition to a slight fever, Boy now gets super adrenaline strength every time he feels pain- which works out to his advantage as Boy lives in a very rough city rife with pushy, thematic gangs with cool hair-do's. Pay what you like!
I, Tim: Memoirs of a Cook on a Moon-Sized Planet-Vaporizing Space Battlestation by Jack Teng
Price: Free! Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(3.00 from 1 review)
What happens behind the scenes in the Star Wars universe? Should we trust those heroes and their claims? "I, Tim" takes place in a working-class, LGBTQ-friendly satirical version of the Star Wars universe; it's a behind-the-scenes look at the efforts that make the heroics possible. The story follows Tim, a line cook and survivor of the destruction of the Deeeath Star and his struggles with PTSD.
Halfwit and All Man by Peter Rodman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: American English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Essay » Sociology
Seventy humor essays about life in general, originally published in The Suttertown News in the last century. excerpt: "Cats are deceptive animals, and while it may not be good for a cat to be shaved before it is named, it's probably a good idea to at least wet it down good to see what it looks like under all the hair. " from Shave Your Cat
Murders, Mysteries and Mayhem by Matthew Zee-Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Murders, Mysteries and Mayhem is set in the Pay Per View reality television market and sees Marcus Maxwell Mayhem working hard to try and keep his father’s business alive. Using the skills of Sophie Skiska and Victor Von Hudson, Marcus sets out to launch a celebrity Murder House TV show but not everything goes according to plan as the Z-list celebrities are accidentally killed.
La Ronda di Capodanno e Altri Disastri by Andrea Lombardi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Avventure urbane, suburbane e surreali nel mondo apparentemente tranquillo di un bonario trentenne particolarmente incline alla catastrofe. Un allegro campionario di piccoli e grandi disastri e dilemmi esistenziali, di frammenti di vita immaginata, temuta, e almeno in parte anche vissuta.
Smile Now, Cry Later by Paul MacDonald
Series: Chuck Restic Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 70,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Chuck Restic Mystery Series follows a sardonic HR executive who moonlights as a private investigator. The first book in the series -- SMILE NOW, CRY LATER -- has Chuck venturing outside the confines of his Los Angeles skyscraper in search of a missing colleague. It's a fun, fast read that provides a fresh take on the classic detective novel.
The Bone Eaters: Nick & Amato Investigation #1 by Keith Faigin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,110. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While investigating a rash of Frankenstein-style reanimations, an overly-inquisitive private investigator Nick Slipwick and a seen-it-all cop, Lieutenant Amato, unravel the mysteries of a secret society of monsters living among the rich and powerful of Detroit. The Bone Eaters combines multiple genres and familiar tropes into a comedic mash-up with plenty of heart.
The War On Horror: Tales From A Post-Zombie Society by Nathan Allen
Price: Free! Words: 79,920. Language: Australian English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Horror » Undead
What happens when the zombie apocalypse turns out to be a zombie aberration?
Quentin Cundick and The Web of Machinations by Alastair Pack
Price: Free! Words: 116,420. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A terrifically funny tale about a hapless lawyer who encounters a profusion of eccentric characters on a madcap journey that will see him tasked with saving the world.
Осторожно, блондинка в бою! by Alex Krot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: Russian. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Блондинка из салона развлечений по воле злого случая оказывается в действующей армии и сразу же разочаровывается в воинской службе. Ночевки на голой земле без перины, обеды без сдобных булок и ликера, кроме того, зачем-то нужно воевать, а вокруг враги, наемные убийцы и шпионы. Нелегко ей приходится с ними. Но кто сказал, что им с блондинкою легко?
Hitherby Dragons: the Original Performances, Chapter 3 Part 1: The Mini-People Making Machine by The Gibbelins' Tower Company
You set the price! Words: 51,570. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Jenna Katerin Moran. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A story about the emptiness, in its raw and original form.
J. by David Brining
Price: Free! Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mashups
When journalist Veda Jenkin stumbles across a secret society dedicated to restoring the rightful king of England, she finds herself drawn into another world, of rituals and saints, the Zen Jewish Blues, jazz, mathematical opera, Jacobean theatre, Velcro jumping, Argonauts and argonauts, Jason and JASOn, Bedekeepers and Beadkeepers, and learns that when the Jay comes, the king will be crowned.
Never Mind the Botox by M-y Books
You set the price! Words: 74,140. Language: British English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It wasn’t simply the fact that I was sat by an outdoor swimming-pool watching a mum from Doncaster pretending to be the blonde one in Abba, nor that Agnetha and the other fake Swedes weren’t all that good. It wasn’t even that in recent months, I had seen both Mama Mia, and We Will Rock You, despicable acts that in another, previous life, would have seen me soundly, and deservedly thrashed .
Karmalitics by M-y Books
Price: Free! Words: 119,580. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Karmalitics is a light hearted, controversial, thought provoking, and in places very amusing view of politics as if people matter. It is not intended to change the world as we know it, but is does encourage the reader to question if the quality of life could be improved for a large section of the population without impeding on those that are satisfied with lives.
The Rainbow Horizon - a Tale of Goofy Chaos by Karen Peralta
Price: Free! Words: 118,130. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary(5.00 from 1 review)
This 1980's set piece concerns what you discover when friendship isn't a distant machine as yet. It's about four geniuses in their mid-20's to 40's, living for working for a living - the most important thing God ever bestowed upon humanity - one Black, two brown, one white. Racism is blasted while sexism is promoted, not the bad kind. Where you get ahead in this life, and not the next one so much.
The Manipulator: A Private Life in Public Relations by Steve Lundin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,340. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The Manipulator is a satirical techno-noir business thriller about advertising, greed, and the out-of-control edge of a media addicted culture. Set in 2018, this Amazon Top 100 satire follows the self destructive adventures of master media manipulator Jack Vance, who receives an unlimited budget to launch the world's first all mobile TV network. Fans of Elmore Leonard & Carl Hiaasen will love it!
Beaver Dams by Jon Burr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Beavers have invaded Salem Creek. And not just any beavers. These are the rare, black-striped hellions that crave two things: wood and meat. What will happen when the critters consume the citizens and the town's buildings? Who will save Salem Creek from sure destruction? Find out in Beaver Dams, a collection that includes the comedy classic Beaver Dam and its hilarious sequel, Beaver Dam 2.