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The Weekends of Sally Virtue. May & June by Linda Arditto
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Sally Virtue is 10 years old and an only child living in a small town in Texas. She finds life boring, but looks forward to visiting her gran in Austin to break the monotony of her mundane life. Fear of spiders is nothing compared to living next door to a murderer.
Sol de Tokio by Francisco Joaquin Marro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,500. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2015 by ManuPax Editores. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
¡NO TE PIERDAS ESTA EDICIÓN CORREGIDA Y AUMENTADA! Sol de Tokio tiene un título cuya justificación aguarda al final de la novela en clave simbólica porque, por todo lo antes dicho, nada impide terminarla como se le empezó, oscilando entre la ligereza de risa y hondura farsesca de sus abundantes procedimientos metatextuales que ella misma ridiculiza.
League Of Mortals by Duncan Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 162,770. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
League of Mortals is the most honest thing you will ever read about illness: a razor-sharp story told with shocking candor, fierce wit, and deep compassion. Wesley Peary gets sick just before his senior year, and in short order loses his job, his friends, and his fun - everything but his mind. When that goes, too, he finds the only person who can help is in even worse shape than he is.
Cinderella’s Holo-wand by Sarina Dorie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
“Cinderella’s Holo-wand,” is a futuristic look at the Cinderella fairytale. The humorous story takes a look at what would happen if we could use technology to instantly alter our bodies to make our dreams come true. This 4000 word short story was originally published by Perihelion Magazine.
Tales From The Acacia Trees by Lindsay Johannsen
Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: Australian English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This one of those "Getting to know the author" things, or more accurately, "Getting to know the author as a feral eight to eleven year old". (Or even, "Getting to be thankful you never had the misfortune of meeting the author as a feral eight to eleven-or-more year old".) Whatever the case, my associates and I in those bygone days simply saw ourselves (…with concessions), as the Kings of Creation…
The Most Mauve There Is by Nancy Springer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Middle-schooler Avery Holsopple is already struggling with the fact that he's the shortest guy in school. To make matters worse, his older sister Valerie has insisted on having a Victorian-style wedding, which means Avery is about to find himself dressed up in the worst color he can imagine for a boy: pink. Of course, Mom insists the color is "mauve" but Avery's eyes know the truth.
Captain Walker and the Meaning of Life by Jack Waibel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is the story of Reno Walker, an alcoholic starship captain and former space pirate who, after escaping from an intergalactic prison planet designed to bore the bajeebers out of its inhabitants, has a chance meeting with a socially awkward scientist that believes he's discovered a way of finding the physical location of the creator of the entire universe.
Play The Fool by Alex Mahon
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Jack gets run over by an ice cream van. In the Afterlife, he meets a demon who forbids him to have any physical contact with women or he'll lose his soul. Meanwhile, he has to raise money for repairs to the local church or he'll get moved somewhere much worse. With too few parishioners, and the arrival of his sexy housekeeper, things prove extremely difficult.
Winging It (A Contemporary Romantic Comedy) by Christine S. Feldman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a pretty stranger hops into the back of his car and tells him to drive, startled and straitlaced Simon gets more adventure than he bargained for when he winds up on a wild goose chase to track down an escaped parrot that seems to be determined to get either itself or the two people trying to catch it killed. But it turns out a little chaos in his life might just be what Simon needs most...
Temporary by Mike Laughrey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Impossible Day turned the world upside down: People are flying, reading minds, changing the weather - and that's the tip of the iceberg. All Dean Cronin cared about was making rent this month, but now he can change the passage of time, and that's made him a target. Will his new Power give him the edge he needs to defeat villains, expose a conspiracy, and survive two very opinionated sisters?
Holmes and Gardens or Sherlock Holmes in Space by Wicropress Publishers
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A dastardly plan to destroy the Universe has been hatched and only a time travelling, cryogenically frozen Sherlock Holmes from a parallel universe, and his new cohort, Ace Gardens, are prepared to stop it.
Onward Kitchen Soldiers by Rob Chirico
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,940. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What happens when a promising young New York chef, Charles Mitello, loses his job because he suddenly develops food allergies? He writes about it. In Charles' case, however, it is not as a cookbook author but as a promoter, in the frenzied world of cookbook public relations.
Midnight Hat Trick - Three Creepy Canadian Novellas by Steve Vernon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,900. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
MIDNIGHT HAT TRICK – a collection of 3 chilling novellas from Nova Scotia storyteller Steve Vernon. HAMMURABI ROAD is a dark tale of redneck noir. NOT JUST ANY OLD GHOST STORY is a quiet tale about coming home and ghosts you can never escape. SUDDEN DEATH OVERTIME asks what would a bunch of over-the-hill old-time hockey players from Northern Labrador deal with a tour bus full of vampires?
What the Hell Were You Thinking?: Good Advice for People Who Make Bad Decisions by Ira Nayman
Series: The Alternate Reality News Service, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The sixth collection of Alternate Reality News Service articles is the second to feature the advice columns of Amritsar and The Tech Answer Guy. This humourous science fiction journalism may not be as good as your mom's chicken soup, but at least it won't nag you to tell it when you're going to get married!
Sleep When You're Dead by Gagatha Christie
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
It's Taco Tuesday again. Your Uggs are dirty, the barista spelled your name wrong, and your sorority sister just won't leave you alone. She's pushing you to the edge of madness. You literally can't even. Sleep When You're Dead is the troubling story of one college girl's fall from grace. -- BASED ON A TRUE STORY --
What A Weekend! by CD Moulton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A synthesis of characters encountered on a Facebook group. I would put this as too far out to believe before reading what they post regularly. This is a satirical comedy piece. The characters do not exist in reality ... well, maybe they do.
High Heels and Train Wrecks by Carolyn Reynolds
Series: Zodiac Women Romance. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,710. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A typical Aries woman, Hudson Christy's credo is love 'em and leave 'em--until her ex breaks her heart. Then she meets Ryan Lowell, the man she doesn't know she needs...but will fall for anyway.
Lizzie, come back, please by AT Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Lizzie lunges for the passenger side door handle and manages it with ease using her mouth. The door not only opens but she somehow pushes it forward and then Lizzie turns and grabs the sleeve of Murdoch’s jacket in her mouth. Soon Lizzie has Murdoch half way out of the burning vehicle. She is free of the inferno but the selfless rescue of her master is uppermost on her mind it seems. What a dog!
Camp Scamps by AT Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
‘Alright, kids, a big hi de ho to you all and welcome to camp Itchywatchygoochie-e-e-e!’ A kids’ summer camp? Murdoch as a camp counsellor? Surely there has to be more to this latest Murdoch adventure than whiny, wallet-making, pre-pubescent kids. Doesn’t there? Has Murdoch completely lost his mind? Do we even need to answer that question?