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General | Satire | Black comedy | Parody
Never Neck at Niagara [Short Story 3.5, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series] by Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 3.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This 6673-word short story, first published in the Signet anthology And The Dying is Easy in 2001, occurs chronologically between Never Preach Past Noon and Never Kissed Goodnight. Newlywed Leigh tags along with her husband to a convention at Niagara Falls only to find herself in the wrong place at the wrong time, with potentially deadly--and almost certainly watery--results!
Why Don't You Laugh More? Pictures to Make You Laugh--Phrases to Inspire by F. Kuhn, RN
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
I believe in this life we all should be happy. We should be helping people and making other people laugh and be happy. This is what this children's book is about. Each picture shows some kind of laughter and phrases to inspire and remind us laughter is important for our life and health. very time you are sad, angry, all you have to do is look in this book and you will laugh!
Jokes Good & Bad by Les Broad
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,950. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
There are good jokes and bad jokes, but which is which depends on the individual. In this book there are a lot, and very, very, few of them are new. Some of them pre-date the last ice age, but they say the old ones are the best, right? There are long ones and short ones, and some in the middle, and even some off gravestones. And there are limericks, lots of limericks!
Soi Shanties: Second Helpings by Les Abbey
Series: Soi Shanties, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Les Abbey has been a regular contributor of short stories to the Pattaya Trader magazine for last few years. These 29 stories in the second volume of Sea Shanties date from late 2010 through to the beginning of 2013. All the stories are set on, or at least start from, a road full of bars which looks very similar to the Soi Cowboy nightlife district in Bangkok.
Alt Earth by Mei
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Alternative history(2.50 from 2 reviews)
HG Wells describes a multiverse of alternative worlds, complete with the paratime travel machines. With a little help from Cern we happened across a Diary of events from a planet we call Alt Earth believed to be Earth’s Twin planet. Warning this is not a Sci-Fi Book.
Time's Deformèd Hand by Steven R. Southard
Series: What Man Hath Wrought. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Time for zany mix-ups in a clock-obsessed village. Long-separated twins, giant automatons, and Shakespeare add to the madcap comedy. Read it before it’s too late!
From Dust to Dust - The 17th Man's Diary of the Australian Cricket Team's Tour of India 2013 by Dave Cornford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,770. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Sports
Find out what really happened on the Tour of India through the wickedly outrageous chronicles of the 17th Man - the lst man selected on the tour - as he picks through the daily entrails of a Tour gone wrong.
The Legend of Stygian Downs by Kara Skye Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Media Tie-In, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In The Legend of Stygian Downs, Jessica - beloved, bookish, and reluctant vampire - has embarked on a college education in an English town that just so happens to be an ancient 'haunt' of her of-the-blood ancestors. Off to college to 'get away' from Dad's constant nudgings toward fright life, she actually gets into a bit more vampire legend than she can control. Goosebump giver and a lot of fun!
Save Me, Rip Orion by Matt Bower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire(4.80 from 5 reviews)
An abandoned house is set aflame. Roscoe stumbles upon evidence that reveals the arsonist’s next target. Evoking his childhood icon, the mighty Rip Orion, Roscoe decides to become the real life version of the superhero and apprehend the pyromaniac. However, the fantasy rapidly unravels when events don’t unfold in classic comic book fashion. To save the world, Roscoe must play the role of villain.
Wonderful, Terrible Things by Stephen Robb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Paramount Pictures wants to release a director's cut of a film from 1982. The only thing they need is the reels of film stolen by one of the film's interns. Rory Sullivan is offered $50,000 to track down the interns -- his old friends -- and the film, but the search leads to shady politics, tawdry sex, murder, kidnapping ... and very big hair. It's like the '80s all over again.
Relative Identity by Holly Patrone
Series: Ghosts, Guilt and Tweezers Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,280. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
April's husband, killed by way of birthday sex, is back for yet another hilarious adventure. 'Relative Identity' is the sequel to 'Death Is A Relative Thing' and the laughs just keep coming. Someone has stolen Sal's identity and it's causing big problems for all he left behind on earth. What ensues is a wacky madcap adventure as April tries to unravel the truth and catch the perpetrator!
Halibut's End Story by Tim Candler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Wilfred, an excellent businessman and negotiator, believes a well publicized personal tragedy will improve his tattered reputation. Halibut, an honest accountant, is hiding out in an isolated cabin Wilfred owns. When Wilfred flies in with the blindfolded, apparently lifeless body of his fifth wife, Halibut sees a suspicious number but he's certain his employer has a well documented explanation.
The Putting In Place Of Spaceman Sam by C.L. Bunnell
Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.00 from 1 review)
A new world is needed, one has been found and there's a man who can get us there. His name: Spaceman Sam. The only problem is, he flies solo, he always uses the same broken down capsule and looks more like a surfer than an astronaut. So, even though he's the man for the job, it's feared he doesn't have the political correctness to negotiate with the natives already there.
An Advanced Case by James Yarbrough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A psychologist is convinced his pastor-patient has an all-too-common and depressing story to tell. Or does he?
A Year with the Hoopers by James Hoby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Hesitation Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A large box is thrown from a passing van into a yard. Inside the box, the yard’s owner finds some worthless junk packed with a tremendous amount of shredded paper. Enraged, he hires two local teenagers to scan the shreds into his computer, he uses special software to reassemble the shreds, and he publishes the most private and embarrassing documents about the litterbugs, the Hoopers.
Il fratello del ministro by Antonio Mennella
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 21,930. Language: Italian. Published: September 4, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In questa commedia, moderna per quanto riguarda la struttura materiale del mondo, della vita, e dell’uomo, Mennella con ironia e arguzia arriva a penetrare, scandagliandoli compiutamente, nei più arcani meandri dell’animo umano. Ma può soltanto constatare che non ci sono speranze in un domani migliore per certe sozzure che deturpano da sempre il seme d’Adamo.
Death Is A Relative Thing by Holly Patrone
Series: Ghosts, Guilt and Tweezers Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,660. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
What happens when a very talkative dead husband, a new love and a few bad guys collide? Poor April. She killed her husband by way of sex and now men leave tremendous yardage between her and them. She finally goes on a date but when her husband Sal starts talking to her from the beyond, a laugh out loud love triangle is created. Her story is an award winner you won't want to miss!
My Kin (Mostly true stories about growing up Southern) by Lisa Giles
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the South, family ties are strong but often as tangled as the kudzu that grows wild along the highways. This collection contains six humorous and charming southern tales. Each one shows a family at its best and worst, through the eyes of a girl learning what kin means when you grow up southern. These stories are told with a helping of humor, a pinch of forgiveness and a dash of dismay.