Books tagged: satire

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Series: Adventures of Neville Lansdowne. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After Neville Lansdowne falls off the world (because it's moving too fast), he finds himself adrift in an asteroid field full of eccentric characters and experiences some most unexpected adventures. Douglas Adams meets Lewis Carroll (with just a touch of Gulliver’s Travels) in this engaging comic fantasy.
The OTHER Worst Case Scenario Survival Handbook: A Parody (Anniversary Edition)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Have you ever wondered: --How to shoplift? --How to summit Mount Everest? --How to deliver a baby in a manger? --How to find Jesus? --How to deliver an emergency appendectomy? --How to tell you've lost the election? Wonder no more! Find answers to these and many other important questions of our time. Pick up the greatest book since the invention of hyperbole!
The Strange Worlds of Hank Quense
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I've created two strange worlds for my characters to romp around in. Gundarland is inhabited by humans, elves, dwarfs and other fantasy creatures. Zaftan 31B is the home world of a race of nasty, snarly and foul-smelling aliens known as Zaftans, naturally. This ebook provides a tongue-in-cheek look at these worlds. Check it out!
A Hatful of Rabbits
Price: Free! Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Ingredients: Ten stories, a countdown to death, fairy tale genocide, too intelligent rabbits, a deadly meteor shower, the transmutation of matter to energy, swearing, a ten-ton weight, a man who cannot fail, the world’s shortest space opera, a zduhac, three never-before-published tales, including a “Writers of the Future” award winner. All in just over ten thousand words.
Save Me From My Cell Phone
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This is a satirical look at the uncivilized way we are using and abusing our cell phone privileges. Whether making calls publicly or privately, the cell phone represents one of the greatest inventions of our time, with the greatest intrusive behaviors, and personal safety and risk to you and others. Know the rules of what's expectable and when, and maybe you too can be saved from your cell phone.
Warum der Hase lange Ohren hat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: German. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Warum der Hase lange Ohren hat? Der Hasenpapa zieht sie ihm immer lang! Ein satirisches Bilderbuch über Kindererziehung und ihre Folgen, über das Kinder und Eltern gemeinsam lachen und nachdenken können. Mit kolorierten Radierungen von Linda Wolfsgruber. Ausgezeichnet mit dem Österreichischen Kinder- und Jugendbuchpreis und dem Kinderbuchpreis der Stadt Wien
Why the Rabbit has Long Ears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Why the rabbit has long ears? The explanation is simple: Daddy Rabbit pulls his ears all the time! A satirical picture book about child rearing. Children and parents can laugh about it and reflect on it together. With colored etchings by Linda Wolfsgruber. The book won the Austrian Children's Book Award 2000 and the Children's Book Award of the City of Vienna 2000.
Dream Hackers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Science Fiction and Fantasy Adventure For Those Not Grounded By Reailty Coop and Doc have a great idea for a dreamhacking machine. But when things go awry they find themselves suddenly missing a best friend, pursued by monsters hiding out in their garage, and jettisoning from one crazy dimension to another.
Monster Hackers
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
"Fear the Power of Imagination." Trapped in a world full of classic monsters, intrepid explorers Coop and Doc must adapt to survive the inferno of creatures set against them. They must become Monster Hackers. “A Divine Horror of Infernal Comedy”
Summer in Manhattan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Bernice finds a copy of the New York Times featuring news of the Waste Engineer Strike in Manhattan. She convinces not only Burton, but their entire flock to catch the Jet Stream to head east to feast on the streets full of garbage. What could possibly go wrong?