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General | Satire | Black comedy | Parody
Greenstar Complete Season 1: The Space Opera by Dave Higgins & Simon Cantan
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,920. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Humanity’s best hope is a wicker spaceship. Josie Stein woke up a thousand years in the future and was immediately elected captain of the U.F.S. Greenstar, a recycled spaceship on a mission to stop the aliens of the galaxy from wiping themselves out. Now homicidal aliens have set their sights on Earth. How can the ramshackle Greenstar possibly stand in their way?
Fábula da Lebre e da Tartaruga - Uma história mal contada by João Alberto Roque
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Há histórias que fazem parte do nosso imaginário coletivo e que moldam a nossa perceção da realidade. A fábula da Lebre e da Tartaruga é uma dessas histórias. E se La Fontaine foi induzido em erro ou foi cúmplice de uma tramoia bem montada? O autor do presente texto, usando de ironia e humor, demonstra que houve fraude e que, afinal, a fábula da Lebre e da Tartaruga foi… Uma história mal contada.
Orconomics: A Satire by J. Zachary Pike
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,000. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Orconomics: A Satire introduces Arth, a world much like our own but with more magic and fewer vowels. For licensed heroes, slaying and looting the forces of evil is just a job. The Heroes' Guild has turned adventuring into a career, selling the rights to monsters’ hoards of treasure as investment opportunities.
8 Short Free Stories by Leonard Treman
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I was the world greatest financial mind. I had 300,000,000,000 dollars in the bank. I had created "Immortality," the first stem cell pharmaceutical company to take ten years off. I finally was married to a woman named Jane Berber at the age of 33. The only problem was 12 hours after the marriage she'd filed for divorce.
Calendar Days by John Rhall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
These six short stories explore the human condition in ways that may amuse. The focus is on days or events picked out in the calendar and adhered to by tens of millions. Why do we bother with the hassle of Thanksgiving? Is Easter about a bunny? Does Christmas mean a time of goodwill or homicide? Dining with people you detest. Still wishing to flout the rules? And dark days revisited by accident.
Louise (with 'Freelance Winner') by S.E. Batt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In a world where only four 'types' of people exist -- Lucy, Emily,Chris and David -- one Lucy Stallow ventures to buy herself Lucy clothes. She spies an Emily wearing clothes she would love to wear, the temptation to break the social norm becoming too strong. Will she challenge the norm and experiment with her identity? Approx. 4,500 words, alongside 'Freelance Winner', approx. 4,000 words.
The Girls Series: Boxed Set 1-4 by Sheila Horgan
Series: The Girls Series: Boxed Set, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,440. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Boxed Set of the first four books from The Girls Series. This set includes LAS VEGAS, HAWAII CAN WAIT, ON THE ROAD (AGAIN) and SPOILED FRUIT.
The Lady Of The Lakewood Diner by Anne R. Allen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who shot Morgan Le Fay? Someone has shot the aging bad-girl rocker and threatens to finish the job. Is it fans of her legendary dead rock-god husband, Merlin? Or is the secret buried in her childhood hometown of Avalon, Maine?
Irresistible Impulse and Other Short Stories by Barbara Alfaro
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A well-read robot, an ice cream loving ghost, and a redheaded avatar as well as ordinary mortals longing for love are all here in this collection of humorous short stories by award-winning author Barbara Alfaro.
Farewell my Big Sleeping Little Sister by AT Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
‘Don’t worry, sweetcakes, if anyone can find your sister, I can.’ Murdoch, private dick, is on the job. Sweet All-American Girl, Mavis Tralalalalah has gone missing. She has been running with the wrong crowd and her sister fears she may be in trouble with the law. As Murdoch mixes with shady characters and the seedy nightclub world, he comes to realise that the case is not what it seems.
The Big House by AT Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
‘It all involved a dame, of course.’ Murdoch finds himself in The Big House, framed for murder. He is offended by just about everything. After telling the warden he has been violated in the shower, Murdoch finds himself on the wrong end of Lucky Marvin. His plotted death becomes the distraction for a prison escape. Will the escape plan be foiled? And will Murdoch survive for another episode?
Murdoch of the Jungle by AT Davidson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Murdoch – the stereotypical hero of all good B-Grade stories – is an idiot. Join our hero as he takes Professor Mortimer and his lovely daughter, Eleanor, through the jungle in search of the fabled lost city of Abracadabra. Will he find the lost city of Abracadabra? And will he win the lovely Eleanor's heart? This satirical story is written in the tradition of B-Grade stories - flaws and all.
The One With All The Good Stuff (Stowbilly Chronicles, Makebelieve Ballroom, StoryHouse Essays collection) by Michael Pollick
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,480. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"The One With All The Good Stuff" contains ALL of the award-winning poems, StoryHouse coffee essays and Stowbilly stories written by Michael Pollick. Included are such pieces as "Makebelieve Ballroom", "Your Well-Lit Public Area or Mine?" and "The Stow Fourth of July Parade, Sponsored by Beltone". If you enjoy microshort essays and off-the-wall Midwestern humor, you'll enjoy this collection.
TimeArc; A Cautionary Tale of Disruptive Technology, A Climatic Tale of Glacial Warming - Conclusion by David Doucette
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
TimeArc is about how disruptive technology is suppressed in the modern age and how the discovery impacts an overachieving family. Jake Peregrin bends the laws of the university, community & physics to become the subject of his experiments. It's a techno-thriller science fiction story set in modern times involving global warming at a glacial scale.
Humanity Was Delicious by Ubiquitous Bubba
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine you are the werewolf who ate the last human. What will you eat now? More importantly, how are you going to get off this alien ship?
Kevin Cassidy The Cassidy Chronicles by Lindsay Johannsen
Price: Free! Words: 105,100. Language: Australian English. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mashups
...being the questionable memoirs of a certain North Queensland high school boy on his 1950’s journey through the leafy glades of learning. But (shock horror!), it's in the first-person present tense, the mark of a rank amateur. Yet this was the only way I could make the story work, dear reader, and you, with your perspective and experience, will judge it for yourself (hopefully with a smile).
Non sono Bukowski by Anna Rita Foschini
Price: $2.19 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Una raccolta di brevi racconti umoristici in cui si prende spunto da alcuni titoli della produzione bukowskiana per sbrigliare la fantasia. Si narrano ad esempio le peripezie di un giovinastro che tenta di rapinare le Poste ed è sedotto dalla postina; di un Romeo sordo e un po’ tonto, concupito da una Giulietta assai intraprendente; di un Leopardi che scrive poesie perché non riesce...