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General | Satire | Black comedy | Parody
My Day by Jones: the Cat's-Eye View of Alien by Anne Billson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(5.00 from 1 review)
Remember Jones, the ginger cat from the 1979 movie Alien? Of course you do. If you ever wondered what the events of the film looked like from his angle, here - at last - is a short story (approx 2200 words) that gives you the cat's-eye view. And if you never gave it any thought... well, maybe it's time you did. Because you know what cats are like.
Aaron+Henna : The Witch-Wizard War by Kevin Williams
Series: Aaron+Henna, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Aaron and Henna: Book three. Fantasy. 101627 wds, 250 pages. The team of witch and wizard try to prevent the destruction of Gate-town.
The Other Eight by Joseph R. Lallo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,500. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(5.00 from 1 review)
The good news is, superheroes exist. The bad news is, most powers are worthless and most heroes are insane. The Other Eight is the story of the US Army's latest attempt to find a team of worthwhile heroes and the farcical reality show of a recruitment drive that results from a security leak that makes the secret project public knowledge.
The Mystery of the Second Cucumber by Stephanie Laimer-Read
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A crime story that Dame Agatha Christie never wrote, but probably should have done. Hercule Poirot investigates the grotesque death of Colonel Brindsley Arundel, helped by his famously incapable friend Captain Hastings and hindered by the Colonel's more than dysfunctional family. Who murdered the Colonel? Who killed beautiful actress Jane Rutherford? What do cucumbers have to do with it all?!
Cathode Ray's by Frank Diekmann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,590. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Where do classic television characters go when the show no longer goes on? To Cathode Ray's Bar & Grill, where each day through its blue, glass door step some of the most beloved folks to have ever spent time in America's living rooms. But when a plot to break Cathode Ray's one prohibition--no TVs--goes awry, it puts in motion a series of mishaps and mayhem in this satirical tribute to classic TV.
Aces and Eights by Philip Garlington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,710. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From the hard copy blurb: "Aces and Eights is a novel about a world in which the only morality is force, and the only heroes those strong enough to pummel their way through the chaos." Sounds good. "Two ex-Nam buddies now San Francisco cops and part of an anti-terror unit, are looking for underworld connections to smuggle prime Chinese heroin. Buoyant, mean, funny, tough, anarchistic."
Lies For A Liar by Alex Beecroft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Wyrd Walker Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Three lighthearted short stories, featuring Loki, Thor, Sigyn, the king of the dark elves, and a giant chicken.
Two People Having Sex (An Erotic Parody) by Freida Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by 1st Amend Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(4.50 from 6 reviews)
What can two people in love do when corporate censors are breathing down their necks? The answer? Less than you might imagine. "Two People Having Sex" is a playful erotic (as much as allowable as per corporate Terms and Conditions) parody that addresses censorship by corporate bullies.
What's the Worst That Could Happen? by Bruce Coville
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Boys & Men, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The tragically hilarious tale of a boy named Murphy Murphy, and the pain he endures at being 13. Originally published in 13: Thirteen Stories That Capture the Agony and Ecstasy of Being Thirteen, edited by James Howe.
The Big George Morris Clinic by H. B. Farmer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This choose your own misadventure book presents you with the once in a lifetime opportunity to attend a clinic with the infamous George Morris. "The Big George Morris Clinic" is a chance to learn from the best and experience what it feels like to get yelled at by a legend. What will happen when George Morris comes to town? YOU decide!
The Invisible Husband by Cari Hislop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,300. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Miss Eve Venables knows nothing about the man who’s persuaded her parents to deliver her to a country church in the middle of the night, not even his name. Four men in black hooded cloaks escort Eve up the aisle where she’s married by proxy to a man named Adam Harold Damian Latham, sixth Earl of Latham. The name Latham is familiar, but she can’t remember why...
Strangers in the Woods by Kathy Adams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
A cabin in the mountains near Ashville, North Carolina is the place to find solitude when you need it. This is Janis’s haven― lovely on a summer day, cozy in winter by the fire. Nothing is amiss until a sudden February storm brings cutting wind and snow, a lot of snow, to the Great Smokies. After nightfall, above the wind, a scratching on her door sends her senses rocketing into the stratosphere.
Moving On by Kathleen Gabriel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Sometimes a dead person has unfinished business to complete before they can move onto the next life. And sometimes that business is just too hard to manage. A short-short Halloween story for adults.
Thanksgiving in Connecticut by May McGoldrick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A novella Paige Coleman has stayed away from Stonington ever since being mortified by ‘viral’ YouTube video that captured her in the buff at the top of a whaling ship at Mystic Seaport. Now, four years later, Paige decides that the time has come to face up to her past when her quirky, eighty-six year old grandmother throws the mother of all Thanksgivings.
A Modest Proposal In Plain and Simple English (Translated) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 90. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
In 1729, Jonathan Swift proposed the most satirical answer to poverty ever written: we sell poor children as food to rich people! The essay is as hilarious today as it was hundreds of years ago...if you can understand it! f you have struggled in the past reading the satire, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for th
Welcome to Gray City by J K Bowen
Series: Gray City Blues. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,750. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On sale now through Christmas! Everyone in Gray City has something to offer... or something to hide. Murder. Blackmail. Scams. Detective Jake Montana has to sort through it to find out who’s killing off the local athletes. The investigation takes a turn toward the humorous side as he interviews some of the colorful locals, then it's all-out comedy at the end! Contains a few four-letter words.
Being Me (BBW Romance) by Mac Flynn
Series: Being Me. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mitsy Collins is content in her world of skinny coworkers and fulfilling the needs of her cat, Mr. Perkins, when their floor gets a new boss. The rumors of his physique don’t lie, and the whole floor is in combat mode to win his attention, and maybe his heart. Mitsy keeps out of the war but becomes a casualty when the boss ignores the bloodshed and takes aim at her. Will Mr. Perkins be Jealous?
Waste Not (And Other Funny Zombie Stories) by Rhonda Parrish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Although completely discordant on the surface, zombies and comedy complement one another immensely and have a long history of doing so. This collection of three funny zombie stories nods to that tradition and continues it.
Mythed Connections: A Short Story Collection of Classical Myth in the Modern World by Michael G. Munz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever met a muse in a café? Ever wondered if that drafty corner of your grandma's basement is actually a portal to Hades? Ever heard noises in the woods that you couldn't account for but suspected were part of a trick being played on you by a Greek god with an English accent? Okay, so most people haven't, which is probably why everyone in this short story collection acts so surprised...
The Last Diaries of Auntie Christina by SiewJin Christina Jee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sue Townsend died in 2014. Her death prompted Christina, a Malaysian fiftysomething and aspiring writer, to reread Sue's famed series 'The secret diaries of Adrian Mole'. Reliving her delight in Mole's exploits, she realized that her own encroaching twilight years were as eventful and hilarious as Mole's. She then set off to document daily events pertaining to her and hers and the world at large.