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Love in a Time of Outsourcing
By Rashad Freeman
Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(Short Story) Mike Benson is living the high life. A six figure salary, convertible sports car and a penthouse overlooking the California coast. He didn’t think life could get any better. Unfortunately, it just got worse.
The Opportunities of Youth
By Donald Phillips
Price: Free! Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A humorous look at the YTS or YOPS schemes of the nineteen seventies by someone who worked in them for several years in what was then Avon County.
Don't Cry for me Margarita
By Jeff Dvorak
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The plan was simple. Succeed and be promoted, fail and be fired. An ill-advised night of drinking to celebrate a co-workers birthday leaves Jack scrambling the day of the big presentation. A comedy of errors threatens to derail his day and his job as one crisis after anothers calls for his attention, least of which is his tiny dog with a big heart Bruiser.
BeanZ
By Ashlynn Elliott
Series: BeanZ, The first in the series. Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Nine-year- old Ashlynn Elliott was a normal girl. She has an annoying brother and a cute sister. One day, her grandma gives her a stuffed animal, but this isn't an ordinary dog! It can talk! But what if some friends don't approve? They're in a hairy(or should I say "Furry") situation! What happens next is all up to the dog.
Homing Mouse
By Wilde Blue Sky
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.00 from 1 review)
Another comic adventure for the trio of lovable mice starts when Rolo meets a wounded homing pigeon. “Homing Mouse” is a comedy in a similar vain to Ratatouille - if you are a parent please read through before giving to a child. For an introduction to the characters in this story it is suggested you read "Mice Movie", the first story in the series, and "Mouse on a Motorcycle".
On Princesses: A Foible
By Susan Skylark
Series: The Foibles. Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Yes, the world needs another fairytale, just like your grandmother needs a Dwarf Grunge Band. Of course this is not just another fairy tale, it is a completely irreverent celebration of geeks, fairy goth-mothers, small annoying dogs, and yes, princesses. This is a foible, not a fable, thus it has no redeeming value whatsoever. Enjoy!
The Klumps Mysteries: Season One (Episodes 1 through 7)
By DL Cook
Series: The Klumps Mysteries: Season One. Price: Free! Words: 77,780. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Kidneymountain Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Why watch TV when you can read the first seven episodes of The Klumps Mysteries, Season One? The Klumps Mysteries centers on a bumbling small town police force, led by inebriated, over educated, but not too smart Commissioner Don Mettler-Klump. They like to eat. They like to sleep. Sometimes their guns fire for no apparent reason. And every once in a while they find a crime that needs solving.
Lane 1 Closure
By Tony Spencer
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: British English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When the hard-bitten Police Sarge in Traffic Control hears about a broken down vehicle on the motorway from a rookie patrolman and his partner, are they pulling his leg? A whimisical tale set just before dawn on Christmas morning.
Better Living Through GRAVY and Other Oddities
By Isa-Lee Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A quirky collection of seven short short stories of about 1000 words. Strange with dusting of sci-fi, these quick reads offer a brief escape into imaginary worlds with absurdity, excitement, and possibly a laugh. Or two. Three's a stretch. Warning: If a woman named “Aunty Ida” approaches you and offers a solution to your problem, doctors recommend running. Quickly.
Brenda's Owl
By Angus Waycott
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Teaching English to non-native-speaker adults tends to focus on standard topics like business, shopping and travel. Brenda’s Owl rings the changes with 24 short, whimsical stories about the oddball side of life in an ordinary English garden. With patterns, phrases and idioms that are current and useful in dozens of everyday conversational contexts, this book is easy to teach and fun to study!
The Bad Fortune Teller - Melvin and the Mud Daubers
By D. D. Riessen
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Melvin didn’t believe in fortune-tellers and those kinds of things but he was desperate. Ever since he fell out of a tree his back had not been the same and it was getting worse no matter what the doctors ordered. Bad back and Destiny? Is there a link? Ask Madame Nuage.
Triumph of the Scientific Mind
By Ross Hamilton
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A short, possibly bit weird, encounter with the late Albert Einstein...
Jane's Burning Bright House of Joy
By J. S. King
You set the price! Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever had a burning desire to beat your computer with a stick? Jane knows just how you fee. Jane struggles everyday to survive as an office drone at Iron Fist Office Management. An unexpected rat on her desk leads to a way to escape from corporate servitude and start her own business. And what is she going to do about the hussy next door who's threatening her marriage?
My Summer, Myself, My Student Loan Debt - A Post-Graduate Confession
By Paul Hawkins
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
A disillusioned young man, graduated with no hope for the future and with mountains of student loan debt, resigns himself to the life of the house-bound unemployed until he answers the siren's song of Truck Training School.
Spiked
By Peter Menadue
You set the price! Words: 65,410. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 3 in the Bush Capital Series. Sacked Canberra political correspondent Paul Ryder is chasing the biggest story of his life. Trained killers, spies and hardened political operators are trying to stop him. But the biggest danger he faces is his mother-in-law.
It Takes All Three- A Bobby Stoner Adventure
By William Hrdina
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
It Takes All Three is a story from the early days of Bobby Stoner- the main character in "The Diary of Bobbys Stoner." In this story, Bobby learns an important lesson about taking things for granted. Oh, and there's a magic bunny rabbit.
The Great Crispy Story #1
By Christopher F. Mills
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
How many times have you found yourself thinking: “I wonder if there might be an Ozark hillbilly who possesses an I. Q. twice that of Einstein, has a flair for making large amounts of cash and has discovered a new formula for extra-terrestrial, super-speed space flight?” Well wonder no longer, friend.
One for Sorrow
By Alexandra Arrowsmith
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Another day of wonder dawned with questions immediately apparent. “Five magpies in my garden! Why my garden? And why on earth are they so damn noisy? That isn’t a chirp, more like tambourines being thrashed! And, seriously, how can a group of 5 possibly influence the Karmic rules in bringing me some silver”
Το Περβάζι
By Alexis Kypridemos
Price: Free! Words: 400. Language: Greek. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ο Λέων, ενώ κάθεται σε ένα περβάζι, προσπαθεί να πάρει απόφαση για το μεγάλο άλμα.
What's in the Bottle?
By P. R. R.
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story about Dave, an ordinary guy who gets fed up with magazine and TV adds for products nobody needs. It’s time to take things into his own hands! Armed with two beers from different brands and a WWII Beretta he drives down to the local supermarket to rescue the consumer.