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The Very Best of Jonathan Swift In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 92. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 239,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Few writers could write wit and satire quite like Jonathan Swift. His humor has been appreciated and imitated for hundreds of years. So why aren't you laughing? Let us help make sense of Jonathan Swift's best-known works with this modern translation. Collected inside this large anthology is: The Battle of the Books A Modest Proposal Gulliver's Travels An Argument Against Abolishing Christianity
The Battle of the Books In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 91. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"The Battle of the Books" is considered one of the greatest political satires ever written. The essay is as hilarious today as it was hundreds of years ago...if you can understand it! If 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 that big final, or someone just trying
The Darby Factor
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This book will not help you to cook with less stuff. It will not help you to cook at all if you can’t already. It will not help you to lose weight. It will not attempt to justify global warming; it will not blame you for anything nor suggest that you lift your game. It will not come close to explaining religion, government, or female logic; nor any of the other great anomalies of the world.
The Unforgettable Names Of the Forgotten Gods
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.43 from 7 reviews)
Short comic story. In times of old, when the worlds had just formed, and mankind was still fresh and young, the One God fought for his right to rule over all. But as Gods go, he was not as clever or unique as he first thought and later found he was just one of many from a plethora of other divine deities striving to make a mark and be worshipped by humanity. THIS IS THE STORY TO END ALL STORIES
Fish Soup
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Series: Garner Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Another installment in the Garner Tales series of campfire stories inspired by Garner State Park in Texas, this short story about a hungry cowboy is part historical fiction, but mostly tall tale.
CAR STORE
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
This book is a contemporary fiction about the experiences of a novice car salesman in the spring and early summer of the year two-thousand. Come with Mark Stapleton as he walks through the flames and into the belly of the dragon. Darkly sardonic, it will keep you turning pages into the wee hours of the morning. Based on a true story, the names have been changed to protect the guiltless.
We Fall Asleep So Early
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
As usual, Dean Blake creates a humorous yet poignant short story with a moral that’s almost impossible to shake off. In We Fall Asleep So Early, our young protagonist spends most of his days with his girlfriend Vicki, drinking, smoking and waking up a little too late. But something is troubling his mind; he can either take heed, or drink all of his worries away…
Los Angeles Angie
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Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Eighteen year old Angie is wealthy, careless and popular, especially with the boys. Enjoy a brief yet entertaining story about a young man’s failed attempt to woo her over as they spend an evening in a bar in the city. Los Angeles Angie is just one story of a collection of others in Dean Blake’s much anticipated book, Surface Children.
SYMPHONiCity 2
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Series: SYMPHONiCity, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(Short Serial Fiction) Audrey Parker has two hours to get ready for her date with hip-hop star Marcus “FeReN-Z” Durham, only she can’t seem to find the right dress. Things look hopeless until the retail gods deliver a fashion miracle. But once Audrey and Marcus arrive at the restaurant, their date takes a few unplanned turns until someone winds up face down in a pile of fried crawfish!
Apuntes de un escritor malo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2013 by Libros Malaletra. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Rechazado por editoriales y publicaciones culturales, Anónimo Hernández admite que es un escritor malo… Y feo. No escribe según la moda. Su nombre no suena estético. Pero decide que, aún así, con estos apuntes pondrá su granito de arena en la edificación de lo que más ama en el mundo, la Literatura Universal.
Life's a Beach Then You Die
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Price: Free! Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Max Fried is hired to find a client’s estate assets, but a killer breaks into his home and steals the client's computer. Max doesn’t know the computer contains clues to a 20 year-old murder but the killer doesn’t know Max has a copy of the stolen computer. Now, only Max knows why people are dying. If he can outwit the killer, he can return to his bar stool on the beach. If not, he’s victim #5.
Tomorrow's Anecdote
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Just another day in the newsroom? Hardly. October 1987. Clare Forester is an overworked and under-appreciated features subeditor on a provincial paper in Somerset. She spends her time cheerfully ranting about her teenage daughter, her spiteful mother, the Thatcher government, new technology, grubby journalists, her charming ex - and just about anything else that crosses her path.
Holy Mackerel, Theater of the Absurder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Two 30-minute absurd comedies for radio or stage. In The Last Remake of King Kong, Kong has evolved into something very close to a human, and, holy mackerel!, along with Ann Darrow, he acts out his angst-ridden, heroic quest to get back to Skull Island. In Channel Zer-0, Benny Bupkis kvetches and tinkers with 1950s TVs in hopes of finding a frequency of an alternate reality. Oy vey is mir!
The Happy Addict
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Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Just a short story with my compliments to the golfer in us all.
The Season That Was
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: British English. Published: April 22, 2013 by S & S P Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Plumber Stephen Smith’s life had become tedious. He had slipped into an ever-decreasing spiral of work and beer. He was rapidly getting old before his time. But an unexpected telephone call changed everything. Now Steve Smith could do what he really wanted to do. He could write a story, slag off his old cricketing mates and get paid for the privilege. Stephen Smith was a very happy man indeed.
Hank Butterfield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Hank is the luckiest unlucky guy you are likely to meet.Born into a less than ideal environment he grows up amidst social and professional adversity trying to fashion a life and career for himself.From lucky break to unlucky fall, Hank's story is a fascinating one as we follow the twists and turns with amusement and anticipation to see whether he will realize his dream of winning the championship.
Good Karma for All Makes and Models
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Comedy skewers pretense when a Seattle bicycle guru is yanked from his life and new-age girlfriend by a bad-ass 1970 Barracuda with history. He's pulled into a swirl of events involving a shady used car dealer, a good-looking cop, a slightly bent Lutheran minister, a beat-poet, and the Five Foot Jesus. Throw in guns and dinner - it just doesn't get more romantic!
The Homo Sap
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Haldolen. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short collection of light sci-fi tongue-in-cheek stories. THE HOMO SAP GUIDED TOUR THE GOOD DOCTOR HUNGER PANGS WORD TO THE WISE
South of Nirvana
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,320. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After being involved in a car accident, Andy quits her job in the corporate world and moves to a retreat centre in rural South Africa. She quickly finds out that there are many not-so-enlightened gurus around, while the true teachers may remain hidden in the background. Her anecdotes of retreat centre life runs the gamut from irreverent and hilarious to scholarly and seriously philosophical.
It Works for Women
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A fictional short story about strange elixir by Professor Stirr.