Books tagged: dark comedy

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The Inn of Adventurers: Teatime for the Dead
Series: The Inn of Adventurers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In this, the second installment of The Inn of Adventurers, Tarly, Drudge, and Randell set out on a journey that may very well cost them their lives, and more besides. With the ire of the Curator egging them onward, they have little choice in the matter. Are they up to the challenge? Or will they fade after a one-time appearance, like so many adventurers before them. Tune in, and find out.
Working Class Villain 2 (Freddy Runs the Voodoo Down)
Series: Working Class Villain. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,530. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
Being a freelance villain is a boom and bust business, and Freddy has seen a lot of banks go boom since he survived Red Rhino's driveby. Now known as "Mr. Big Stuff," Freddy is finally making a name for himself. But all is not well in Old Polly's underworld. If Freddy wants to survive, he's going to have to make nice with the bloodthirsty bosozoku and outsmart a monster that can read his mind.
Fun & Games
Pre-release—available November 17, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The 1980’s: it’s the time of Dungeons & Dragons, banana clips, and Atari. Jonathan Schwartz is growing up in a family like no other. His sisters, Nadia, the dark genius, and Olivia, the gorgeous tease and temptress, manipulate Jon and his friends for their own entertainment. And his Holocaust survivor grandparents? Their coping techniques are beyond embarrassing. A disastrous visit to Jon’s class
DAVE! (A Novel from the Future) Part 1: The Invaders
Price: Free! Words: 28,370. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A dark political sci-fi thriller comedy. It's the future. The United States have sealed themselves off from the rest of the world. Mel Gibson is president. But something is wrong with Mr. Gibson. He doesn't seem quite...human. It's time to take back the white house! The most hilarious dystopia you've ever witnessed. The darkest of dark comedies.
The Aircraft Man
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
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"The Aircraft Man" is a peculiar tale of two friends that venture out into the desert of New Mexico on a quest to unveil the mysterious UFO that is believed to be conducted by the government. Through an unlikely friendship, the duo becomes real adventurers seeking truths.
Ever Vigilant(e)
Series: Tales From Hope Town. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A vigilante is trapped and murdered and a begrudging DI Pontius Smith is asked to investigate. As he descends into the strange four colour world of crime fighters he finds that some of the truths he held dear as a child may just have been more made up than he had thought.
Last Shot (a Short Tale of the Absurdity of Life and Death)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
TODAY IS THE PERFECT DAY TO DIE. Bernard is the type of man that accomplishes all that he sets out to—and easily. He's intelligent, hardworking, and completely unfamiliar with failure. His only complaint—the singular source of the inner anger bubbling within him—is that no one else in the world recognizes that. It's time to force them to. The final statement will be Bernard's. At last.
Point Blank (a Short Tale of Macabre Family Faults)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
IF YOU CAN'T STAND THE PRESSURE... ASK YOUR MOTHER TO STOP POINTING THE GUN AT YOUR HEAD. Suddenly, it's write or die for Steven, thanks to the pressure of his own mother indenting his tender skull with the muzzle of the pistol held in her hand. Not to mention that his recently departed Father lying on the floor beside him should supply enough motivation.
Not Quite the End of the World
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When a freak accident plunges his city into anarchy, Charles and his boss, Janet, must journey to a distant town where things are simpler. Along the way they encounter a particularly hot sun, possibly dirty water, cans that can't be opened, impolite cannibals and sore feet. But in a world where the only trail mix has no chocolate chips, can things ever go back to the way they were?
Anthony Miller
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Anthony Miller, divorced with two teenage kids, is an unassuming office worker. So no one expects the man threatening to jump off the top of a high rise building is him!