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Mining My Own Business Book 1 - Yell Out if You’re Not Here by Xavier Toby
Series: Mining My Own Business. Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
After touring his comedy shows through Europe, stand-up comedian Xavier Toby was broke and decided to take a job in mining. In his memoir, Mining My Own Business Book 1 - Yell Out if You're Not Here, Xavier’s onsite somewhere in Australia working to pay off his credit card debt. This is book one of the four book series, and includes actual photos from Xavier's time in the mining industry.
The Parker-Flinte Expedition by Lindsay Johannsen
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: Australian English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mashups
This is another of my pointless flights of fancy. Oh no! you say. Why do you keep writing this rubbish? Why why why? And the answer is, I don't know. I mean it's simply what comes out the end of my fingers when I start typing. A kazillionty-five rewrites in the hope of getting it to half make sense, cobble up something which might pass for a cover, take a deep breath and hit the upload button and
Rabies by Nicholas Coriz
You set the price! Words: 70,920. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Boy Fernandez contracts an unknown strain of rabies after getting mauled by a cute, cuddly genetically altered dog named Briar- who then vanishes to nowhere. In addition to a slight fever, Boy now gets super adrenaline strength every time he feels pain- which works out to his advantage as Boy lives in a very rough city rife with pushy, thematic gangs with cool hair-do's. Pay what you like!
I, Tim: Memoirs of a Cook on a Moon-Sized Planet-Vaporizing Space Battlestation by Jack Teng
Price: Free! Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody(3.00 from 1 review)
What happens behind the scenes in the Star Wars universe? Should we trust those heroes and their claims? "I, Tim" takes place in a working-class, LGBTQ-friendly satirical version of the Star Wars universe; it's a behind-the-scenes look at the efforts that make the heroics possible. The story follows Tim, a line cook and survivor of the destruction of the Deeeath Star and his struggles with PTSD.
Une journée type d'un père au foyer et histoires "bloguesques", Volume I by Le Greg
You set the price! Words: 16,610. Language: French. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Retrouvez les déboires d'un papa inexpérimenté qui se retrouve seul à seul avec son petit bébé à la maison! D'autres histoires courtes suivent ce récit: de l'addict qui explique sa dépendance au Père Noël maltraité, en passant par le super-héros des temps modernes, retrouvez toutes les histoires courtes publiées depuis plus d'un an sur l'antre du greg!
Kamikaze Trinitrotoluene by Lee A Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Archibald is clouded and hungover on his start to the day. He misses vital clues around him about the dangers which are waiting for him outside of the house. They are dangers which have all been put in place by his wife Janet, who is looking forward to finally having the perfect life without him around. Thanks to her local crime consortium connections, all it will take is the push of a plunger.
The Day of the Lugworm by Frankie Lassut
Price: Free! Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a little Quick Flash story about a trip up the North West coast of Cumbria. Readers who live a decent distance away, such as America, will know it as the Lake District. Apart from getting my late mother’s house ready for the market we (Evo and I) also relaxed with a little sea fishing which I grew up doing catching everything from plaice to Mamelukes. Have fun reading it.
The Carrier Pigeon by Thomas M. Willett
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
While out chasing each other, two children come across a carrier pigeon with a conflicting message that may put them in harm's way.
Cecilia by Andrew Richard Malcolm
Price: Free! Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
While Cecilia Blind frets about her little brother's obsessive and reclusive personality, her mother takes an interest in their tree service's laborer, an interest that ultimately leads the Blinds to revisit the tragedy that so changed their family life.
Cosmic Tales 11: Star Child by Richard C. Parr
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
On a beautiful summer's day, Elwood and Wingclipper search a planet for valuable coins scattered by a crashed ship, while Rodeena makes a sinister discovery on board the Chromium Bullet.
The Brass Pandemonium by Lindsay Johannsen
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: Australian English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mashups
As the years mount one’s outlook on life can mellow, and oft with this comes an inclination to rail less vigorously against the elements (you might say), to see one's failures in a softer light and to be less reticent in trumpeting one's triumphs – though softly still and with elemental decorum. So let me open the door on my private life and affairs the merest fraction and I’ll tell you a story…
Mr. Flanagan by Jos. Henry
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mr. Flanagan moves to Montreal, Canada from Rinsend, Ireland and quickly settles in to his new life. He is well accepted by the locals but they think that he's a bit of a character.
The Berserker and the Pedant: Episodes 1-4 by Josh Powell
Series: The Berserker and the Pedant: Season One, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Gurken Stonebiter, dwarven berserker and avatar of Durstin Firebeard, is in a pretty pickle. Thieves made off with temple property, sending him into a fit of vengeful rage. Gurken and the priests compel the thieves to quest for a lost artifact. Gurken’s adventures have a cunning, tongue-in-cheek style and quick-as-a-whip writing that will have fans of The Princess Bride begging for more.
Messiah Resigned by Kevin McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 36,020. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"Messiah Resigned" is a satirical look at where society and humanity are moving, as well as where they have been. The idolatry of technology, of money, and idolatry itself are taken to task in this black comedy which culminates in an ending which puts the story in its proper context and leaves readers reconsidering what they just read, as well as the illusory assumptions they once held concrete.
The James Interlude by J.M. Swan
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
In the upcoming book “The Inept Zombie Survivor” our nameless hero has a friend called James. James is also a survivor of the zombie apocalypse, mostly because he refuses to acknowledge that zombies exist, no matter how intrusive they are. He is grumpy, bad tempered and sometimes argumentative with a flair for denial.
The Three~Legged Tiger by Rachael Long
Series: The Lost Forest. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The fourth story in the Lost Forest series sees life in the forest being as unpredictable as ever... Once there was a time when after breakfast there was nothing... except the stork being chased, a tiger falling from the sky, tree monkeys discussing tea... A tiger falling from the sky? "I am Typhon-the-Tiger, the last of the great Greek Tigers". Not so much an adventure as a series of discoveries.