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General | Satire | Black comedy | Parody
Super Heroes NOW! by Robert Moons
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Captain Flak, Mezmo, and RetroBution are the local costumed heroes. They have no super powers, but provide super community services, as they like to call them. This night, before they go on street patrol, they will meet their biggest fan – an overly enthusiastic nine-year-old boy, who thinks they really have super powers.
American Loser by Steve Zakszewski
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,600. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Do you think your life sucks? It could be worse. Welcome to the world of Mikey Stevens and his romp on the wrong side of the American Dream, where the endings are never happy and it can always be worse. Fans of Hunter S Thompson, William Burroughs, and Irvine Welsh and black comedies will love this newest entry into the Gonzo genre.
Are We There Yet? by J.A. Marlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The more things change, the more they stay the same. The Larson family head out in their space-RV on a vacation trip to Venus when the mini-disasters start piling up, soon leading to an age-old refrain… "Are we there yet?" A science fiction humor short story.
Born Bent Over: Flashing the Vertical Smile at Middle Age by Brian Greenleaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,980. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mark McGinty at The Boggle said: "Filled with hilarious and sometimes touching essays on life-after-midlife-crisis, Greenleaf is a witty storyteller whose good-natured sarcasm draws you into a miserable existence filled with charming anecdotes of mid-life wretchedness."
ARBOIS A Winter's Trials and Tribulations by Robin Shea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,100. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
St. Clusen, France, 1934 Father Arbois, a parish priest, suffers trials and tribulations perpetrated by ghosts and time warps that cause him constant worry. His church could collapse due to an infestation of a pernicious strain of woodworm and he's in peril of being swept up by one of the amazing, but slightly flawed inventions of the local aristocrat. Guaranteed you'll laugh your head off!
Spam of God by Sandra McDonald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Everyone gets junk email. But when one man starts receiving email from God, it's time to start reading more closely . . . a humorous short story by the award winning author Sandra McDonald.
C u @ 8 by Cindy Vine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,760. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Two middle-aged single mothers whose children have left home and started on their own lives and careers decide they need to step in to help their children and hatch a plan to sort out one’s mess and find the other a suitable man, with some hilarious consequences. After interviewing prospective husbands at Waves Restaurant and Bar, they discover that a good man is hard to find. A fun read.
Perishables by Michael Williams
Series: The Withrow Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,610. Language: American English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Perishables delivers three tense tales of witnesses to the zombie apocalypse for whom zombies are not the biggest problem: a vampire at a neighborhood meeting, a frustrated college sysadmin and the staff of an all-night sale. Humorous, terrifying and kind, Perishables asks: are nosy neighbors, scared kids or wild shoppers more dangerous than the walking dead?
Den osmaklige Wolfgang Sinatra by Tony Fischier
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: Swedish. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Han hade inte många klienter så detektiv Wolfgang Sinatra tvekade inte när han blev erbjuden ett jobb. Han skulle leta reda på en försvunnen greve men det skulle bli svårare än han trott. En humoristisk roman om brott och sånt, i Donald Westlakes anda.
Zombie Mine Forever by Dan Schwartz
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Zombies need love to, and this tale tugs on the heart strings. How long can love last once your mind starts to go? www.banocanut.com
The Princess and The Plumber in Beast to Beauty, Vol. 1 by M. David Lutz
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,110. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Adventure » General
Tundra has a problem. As a princess, she is under pressure from her parents, the king and queen of Parking-Lot, to wed. Unfortunately, she happens to be the largest and ugliest girl in the land.
Punchafish by Paul Hawkins
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the tradition of "Moby Dick," "The Old Man and the Sea" and the great Ali-Foreman bout of 1974 comes a man vs fish story for the 21st century. It's survival of the fittest for George Miller, a down-and-out working stiff who has to beat the odds (and a really big fish) to reclaim his dignity. Short story, humor, around 2000 words.
On the Back Lot of Life by Dinah Lee Küng
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Inspirational
From the author of the Orange Prize-nominated "A Visit From Voltaire" comes a heartwarming and funny short story about the scorching August morning her mother died in L.A. A woman who loved living among the various "types" who might have walked out of a Central Casting directory or a soap-opera audition call, the departed mother bequeaths her bereaved daughter the legacy of laughter
One for Sorrow by Alexandra Arrowsmith
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: 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”
Andy the Barbarian by Mark Clemens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Steven Hill. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A young boy's fascination with Conan the Barbarian leads to hilarious results on the playground and in the classroom... This light-hearted short story offers a glimpse into the mind of a child and the ways he tries to emulate his fantastic and pulpy heroes.
A New Father's Guide To Raising Daughters: How To Keep Her Off The Pole by Chris DiMarco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The time has come for a book that speaks in the language of the common man—a parenting book for today's generation of guys who are trying to raise daughters. However, until that book comes along, try reading this book by W. T. Dupree (also known as "Dub T" or simply "Dub"). Author Chris DiMarco partners with family man Dub T to tell the story of the Dupree Family—Dub and his four daughters.
The Indian Girl's Definitive Guide to Staying Single by Nivi Engineer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"IT professional seeks Hindi-speaking homely girl with US citizenship who can cook and make chai. Please send biodata and photo." This indispensable guide may offer answers to those questions plaguing single Indian women everywhere: - Does this sari make my marriage photo look fat? - If I drink chai, but no Indian sees me, do I become more marriageable? - How can I avoid marrying that guy?
The Acharnians In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 50. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,430. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When it comes to absurd humor Aristophanes was the master! Aristophanes?! Yes! "The Acharnians" is one of the earliest plays of Aristophanes and also one of his funniest. BookCaps puts a fresh spin on Aristophanes' classic work witht his modern retelling. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text.
A Helluva Deal by Frank Barvitch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Short story. Summoning the Devil never seems to work... and now you will know why. Travel with our hero, Harold, as he struggles to do the Devil's work, and still come out ahead. A humorous adventure through the world of bad publicity, publishing, and how the Dark Lord has to cope with it all.