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EL Libro de Jaja LOL by josivan padilla
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: Spanish. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Te vas a reír hasta mas no poder. Es un libro único en su clase para hacerte reír y pasar un buen rato en tu lector electrónico. Josiván Padilla ha seleccionado un escogido de cuentos y chistes que te ayudarán a eliminar el estrés y a sentirte mejor en cualquier lugar. Además se incluye un segmento de audio para que puedas escuchar algunos chistes y cuentos.
The Stuttering Bard of York by Rundy Purdy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,700. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Goblins threaten a kingdom held captive. Warrior princess, stuttering bard and pacifist wizard to the rescue. They have a magic sword and horse named Mankiller. Can they defeat the evil wizard Rimmah, saving the king and queen?
The Drackenmire Ghouls' Treasure Trickery by Thomas P. Hanna
Series: Drackenmire Ghouls Adventures, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,340. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The butler Jeeves and the ghouls who employ him work with two greedy humans (who intend to keep it all for themselves) to retrieve the treasure stolen from the ghouls back from a ruthless mid-level mobster and his even more ruthless boss. They are happy to dish out some payback in the process. It’s thrills, chills, chases, and laughs among the undead and the humans who want to stay that way.
The Godbolt Trinity: Book 2 by Michael Zinetti
Series: The Godbolt Trinity Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,930. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the second book in The Godbolt Trinity Series and shows the further development of Chris Bontey as Godbolt with help of his teacher, Beatrice Chang AKA The Giftress. The other secondary main characters, Kevin Sarcy as The Mindwriter, and Blastus Legend as the Anti-Nigger Machine, now known as The Legendary Blaster, also develop, as their alliances and subsequent goals evolve.
The Very Best of Jonathan Swift In Plain and Simple English (Translated) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 92. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 239,950. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: 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) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 91. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: 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 by Greg Paten
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 38,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: 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 by Jonathan Antony Strickland
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(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 by Tony Di Giosia
Series: Garner Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: 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 by MASON A CROW
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
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 by Dean Blake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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 by Dean Blake
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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 by Mary L. Farmer
Series: SYMPHONiCity, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(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 by Mauricio Bares
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,480. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2013 by Libros Malaletra. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
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 by Falafel Jones
Price: Free! Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » 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 by Pamela Kelt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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 by David Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(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!
Sweat Zombies by Raymund Hensley
Price: Free! Words: 15,150. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A lovesick alcoholic joins a fitness center and gets more than he paid for. Pain, sweat, tears, zombies....No one said getting over depression would be easy. A horror comedy novelette.
The Season That Was by John Meller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,700. Language: British English. Published: April 22, 2013 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature
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.