Books tagged: farce

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Total Moisture
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Toby travels with a woman who pays. He's got it made, except that her nine-year-old daughter is smarter than he is. Part of the Toby series, this time set in the south of France. From the Foreign Matter reviews: “A very, very funny book"—The West Coast Review of Books. “Enormously enjoyable”—Kirkus Reviews. “Fresh and spirited”—Publishers Weekly.
In Grief Prostrate; Clobbered by Joy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet Roy, a widower visiting his wife's family for a summer holiday with his young daughter. Imagine his confusion: he finds his wife's sister Miranda suddenly alluring; discovers a nefarious plot by Miranda's preppy boyfriend to evict her and her mother from their home by the ocean; and collides with pugilistic European tourists. A funny, sad, lushly-written novella that defies description.
On Poet's Wings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is a narrative poetry book with stories about- Hernando the Pelican - a very hungry bird. - A Firefly Show - about a boy watching the show. - The Ducklings Busy Day - a day trip with a mother on the lake. - Around The Dinner Table - about a dinner conversation around the table.- Night Skies - about what a boy sees looking up in the sky. - The Old Farm Yard - about the past and memories.
The Wedding Video (Screenplay)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,590. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Comedy
Everyone loves a wedding. You don't want to read something dry and droll. You want to read something smart and funny. Something you can laugh out loud to. "The Wedding Video" melts the most subversive comedies ever written into one manic concoction of love and lust. Peopled with wannabe mafiosi, this intriguing farce pits a young man on the rise against the don who wants to bed his fiance on...
Laughter in Court - The Case of Mary Anne Butler
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Mrs. Butler was kicked by an ass on the (ahem) at Ennis Railway station platform. She sued. This is a dramatisation of the court case. What transpired was a master-class in perjury, a seminar in deceit and an intoxication of entertainment.
Dragons Away
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A wager with a deranged king - half the kingdom on a race - as the crow flies. Drewdop the Illusionist is sent to find out what kind of invincible champion Davkosh is training. He soon discovers that the race is the least of their worries. Davkosh's ruthless queen, Gunora, is massing an army ready to attack. Deep in the forest, an elite messenger is trying to become the world's only dragon rider
Awful, Ohio
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Price: Free! Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"An intriguing monster." Troy Slushy's exposure to his life-decimating job, depressed wife, and crumbling home encourage his desire for a life in perpetual darkness. It becomes his objective to destroy the bright, menacing beast that removes him from the ecstasy of his dreams, only to expose him to all of these worthless possessions. Troy Slushy declares that his mission is to destroy the sun.
Sail Or Return
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Price: $2.24 USD. Words: 89,730. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is a book with much original humour, a highly accomplished farce with plenty of sharply observed social detail and a fast-moving narrative pace to match its tight plotting.The Times Literary Supplement 'a hilarious chronicle,' Manchester Evening News This is a very funny first novel about the folly of trying to realise one's dreams. A witty, extremely entertaining read.' Woman's Journal
No More Cheesecake! (Act I)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
In a case of mistaken identities times two, "No More Cheesecake!" is a musical farce, where janitor Leo Sanders and his wife, Penny, are mistaken for a famous writer, Wayne Newsome, and his equally famous wife, Eve. Only after Leo and Penny have become stranded at the Newsome's mansion do they realize Wayne and Eve are trying to murder each other.
No More Cheesecake! (Act II)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
In a case of mistaken identities times two, "No More Cheesecake!" is a musical farce, where janitor Leo Sanders and his wife, Penny, are mistaken for a famous writer, Wayne Newsome, and his equally famous wife, Eve. Only after Leo and Penny have become stranded at the Newsome's mansion do they realize Wayne and Eve are trying to murder each other.