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Jackson's Neighborhood by CK Kennedy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,570. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
When Jackson and Natalie's daughter announces that a new boyfriend has planned a Christmas trip with his oldest son, the Bennetts welcome her home. Dru acquires his other children, from two ex-wives, for a week. A series of mishaps threatens Jackson’s neighborhood, his home, and his sanity. Covert tactics -- and cash -- prevail as each child falls prey to Jackson’s off-the-wall sensibilities.
Total Moisture by Robert MacLean
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
“Laugh-out-loud tears-in-your-eyes funny”—LCB “Total Moisture was a fantastic, laugh-out-loud read and I didn't hesitate to download The Cad as soon as I finished it.”—I’m a Little Teapot “Clever and laugh-out-loud funny.”—Joanna Carter “Another great book from Robert MacLean. We need more Toby books!! A lot of fun and outrageously funny.”—Mr. T. Penrose
The President's Palm Reader: A Washington Comedy by Robert MacLean
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,080. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
ATTENTION: This book makes fun of politicians and their sexual peculiarities. It makes fun of certain presidents, vice presidents and secretaries of state. It makes fun of women. It makes fun of gays. It makes fun of Americans. It makes fun of blacks, Hispanics, rednecks and bible-thumpers. It makes fun of Canadians, Russians, Brits, Frenchies, Africans, Asians and Latinos. It’s a lot of fun.
Pebbleton-On-Edge by D A Gregory
Price: Free! Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.92 from 12 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
Selling Scotland by Roger Bolton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Britain is broke. Prime Minister Malcolm Moody is persuaded by previous Prime Minister and mortal enemy Terry Gobb to sell Scotland. Terry and his wife Shona hire Electric Eric, the world's top media manipulator, to create a Selling Scotland campaign that will never be forgotten. He does just that, with a cast of characters as crazy as he is as events move from simply mad to outrageously bizarre.
Coming of Age by Ros Glancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica's husband of 34 years left her for a younger woman, she thought her life would be solitary thereafter. How wrong she is: with her children, grandchildren, friends and neighbours and Mother downing cans of Red Bull in her retirement home, plus the activities that go on in a small town, her life is often very funny. There is even new love. Humorous chicklit for the older woman.
The Butterfly Trap by Dennis Jon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,360. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
In hindsight, maybe fluttering off the tour guide's red line wasn't such a good idea. But Jon has neither hindsight nor foresight as his vacation unfolds in real time. Acting without consequence, he discovers that real life is funnier, crazier, and more interesting than fiction, as he encouters crooked tour guides, transvestite karaoke stars, restroom massage gangs, and...
Expat Days: Making a Life in Thailand by Steve Rosse
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,550. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A perceptive insight of expat life in Thailand, with a pleasing blend of humour and shrewd comment. Read stories that shed light on a place that millions of tourists every year find fascinating, puzzling, and infuriating.
Bangkok Kiss by David Thompson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,840. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 1 review)
Join David, an Englishman in Thailand, on his adventure to discover the truth about this wonderful country. His journey to find the home of the woman he loves takes him off the beaten track, away from the tourist destinations and far away from the bars of Bangkok. A story of love, sacrifice and passion that will test your emotions to the limit. This is what living in Thailand is really all about!
From Beggar to Butterfly by Peter Jaggs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Experience a world of beggars, boxers, lady-boys and bar-girls and the men who come to meet them. Take a glimpse into the colourful lives and gain an insight into the secrets of some of the remarkable people who live on the streets of the extraordinary city of Pattaya.
Farang! by David Thompson
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,130. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Imagine a man who needs to be taught a thing or two. Imagine a man who thinks he knows what the game is all about. Imagine a man who has to make some life changing decisions. Imagine Robert Church! An English teacher who needs to be taught that Shakespeare isn’t the be all and end all when it comes to education!
Visa Run - Pattaya to Sihanoukville by Peter Jaggs
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Joe Bucket is a hard-bitten English ex-pat who first came to Pattaya when it was little more than a fishing village. He is an ordinary guy who likes beer, football and fishing -- and loves Thai women even more. But with the great changes the city has undergone, perhaps it was inevitable that, after twenty-five years, even the fantastic had become familiar.
Die Schmetterlingsfalle by Dennis Jon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: German. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Rückblickend betrachtet war es vielleicht keine so gute Idee, abseits der roten Linie des Reiseführers zu flattern. Aber Jon blickt, während sein Urlaub in Echtzeit vergeht, weder zurück noch nach vorne.
Monkey Business in Thailand by Peter Jaggs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,540. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Come to Thailand and meet a sexy Isaan girl, fall in love and build a small house for less than the price of a second-hand car in the peaceful serenity of the Thai countryside and live happily ever after, far away from the hassles and headaches of modern urban life. Sounds like a dream come true, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, things don’t always turn out as planned.
Through Farang Eyes by Sam Sackett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Southeast Asia looks different to a farang than it does to a native. Here are seven stories picturing some of the things that one farang saw. A retired American takes a young Thai wife and gets more than he bargained for. A young Thai woman lets her jealousy destroy her chance for a good future. A Thai girl who is sweet but has only one talent finds that those two qualities are enough.
Here There and Everywhere by Craig Lock
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Craig Lock is an extensive world traveller and failed professional emigrater who has spent most of his life's savings on airfares. He is still 'sliding down the razor blade of life', stuck on a deserted (other than a few brilliant rugby players) island at the bottom of the world near Antarctica, where he is 'trying to throw a double six' to get off and go out into the real world.
Vote Alison MEP by Barry Tighe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,370. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011 by Can Write Will Write. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Alison is campaigning to become a Member of the European Parliament. Jady is Alison's campaign manager, plotting her election by Euro hook and Euro crook. Success will get him on the gravy train, with lifelong diplomatic immunity for any crimes he may commit. How will he get Alison and himself aboard? By demanding a Europe-wide yes-no referendum on the EU’s very survival. The EU is rattled...
Hunting Elf, a doggone Christmas story by Dave Donelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.33 from 9 reviews)
A puppy for Christmas! What could be better? Dan McCoy and his capable wife June find out when Santa gives them a frolicsome hairball named Elf, a Silky Terrier on the Christmas wish list of nefarious dognappers who want to steal him in a murderous scheme to win "Best in Show" at Westminster. Elf foils the plot when he brings Macy's Parade to a tumultuous halt in a comedic Christmas adventure.
Up in the Attic and Other Stories by Amanda Lawrence Auverigne
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(2.25 from 8 reviews)
Two sisters meet a handsome stranger during a late shopping trip on Christmas Eve. A young woman's shopping trip becomes a fight for survival. Two friends find an unusual antique in the basement of their dormitory while searching for decorations. "Up in the Attic and Other Stories" contains seven tales.
Lost Wages: A Las Vegas Christmas Tale by James Alexander
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Jeff Griggs wants nothing more than to win his Homeowner's Association Holiday Decorating contest and provide an amazing Christmas for his wife Joan and his boys Matt and Marcus. Getting suspended from his job causes a chain of events which threaten his financial ability to meet that obligation. It's a comforting tale that reminds all of us that Christmas miracles can happen - even in Las Vegas.