Books tagged: british humour

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Is This Heaven?
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Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Michaela Stevens has just died but, she wonders, can a gay lady get to heaven and if so, should it be like this? Should the heavenly host be that way? And is there a place in heaven for so many baked beans? Short story at about 4,500 words - no adult content but some light swearing so I'd rate it at a PG. British humour and spelling.
Bog Man
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Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A perfectly preserved pre-historic cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is, how come the pre-historic ring it's wearing also bears the marks of a local shop. And where is the Museum's Head Electrician? If the Director doesn't find answers soon the unthinkable may happen. He may look an idiot.
They Came, They Saw, They Took the Tinfoil
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Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gerry wakes up in in a bath full of cold water in her interview suit and best shoes. How did she get there? How did she sleep and why is there nothing aluminium left in the flat? Her flatmate Jane wants a shower, her other flatmate, Nina, is looking for her saucepans but Gerry... she just wants answers. British English, a bit of light swearing U/PG
Emily, Brave and Swift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
An illustrated, rhyming tale about Emily, a daring young girl: daughter of a knight who is always off battling and an absent-minded mum busy planning social gatherings with the Ladies. Emily, Brave and Swift blends together 15th century medieval times, some really gross trolls with a revolting appetite for..? and for fun, some present day technology that result in a humorous collision of events.
Good Old Uncle Norman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Do you have a goofy relative who is constantly playing pranks? Is there something not quite right about the new home you are moving into - but you can't put your finger on it? Combine the two and you have Uncle Norman and his oddball idea of justice - justice for someone who was murdered and discovery of the killers who got away - well, almost.
Messiah
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
It is 2022, and the world is perhaps in more trouble now than it has ever been before. Dictators continue to dictate, despots to be despicable, tyrants to be tiring, and megalomaniacs to ... megal (which is like meddling, except it involves the use of artillery). There is only one woman who can save it. She has a nasty cold, and she has just missed her bus.
Hal Spacejock 5: Baker's Dough
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Series: Hal Spacejock, Book 5 · Hal Spacejock Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,840. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Robots have a tough life in Hal Spacejock's universe: as second-class citizens they have no rights, and most are overworked, mistreated, and recycled at the drop of a hat. When Kim Baker, a wealthy industrialist, leaves his vast fortune to an elderly robot, it's front page news. Unfortunately, the robot hasn't been seen for decades ...
The Wonderful World of Linus Bailey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,050. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Linus Bailey is a kid who makes things up. He doesn't lie, he simply won't distinguish between what is real and what isn't. On the morning of his tenth birthday, his bizarre invented world comes true. The results of this pandemonium are life-threatening unless one man can save them—a Ninja Warrior called Nigel, Linus Bailey's long lost dad.
The Unconventional Life of Jenna Jaghe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Join Jenna Jaghe and her freinds and family on a mission to unwittingly destroy any shred of decency Jenna may have left 'faux pas' central! Hillarious.
Two Old Fools on a Camel ~ From Spain to Bahrain and back again
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Series: Old Fools, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012 by Ant Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
*New York Times Bestseller* Vicky and Joe leave their Spanish mountain village to work for a year in Bahrain. How could they know that the Arab Spring was poised to erupt, throwing them into violent events? Teaching Arab kids, working with crazy teachers, forming life-long friendships and being placed under house arrest, Vicky and Joe laugh and lurch through their year in Bahrain.