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Dolende Ridders
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: Dutch. Published: May 19, 2014 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
De "ware kronieken" van een aantal ridders van Karel de Grote zijn behoorlijk absurd en anachronistisch. Een geestige parodie met een hoog Monty Python gehalte, kortom. Over Angoulaffre met de Gele Tanden, de verliefde leeuw Oghris, of Roland die in zijn eentje een bres slaat in de muren van Saragossa. Voorzien van de nodige wetenschappelijke voetnoten, in de vorm van NvdR's (Noten van Ridders).
Some Tales & Travels of Captain Fakehead: An Endeavor in Philosophical Difference & Absurdity
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,110. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
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The life of a young boy takes an odd turn when his own father accidentally beheads him--and he does not die. Subsequently, the boy with no head must leave his absurdly real life for adventures of epically outlandish proportions. Along the way he encounters people, bodies, and events that all seem to be pointing in two different directions at once: everywhere and nowhere.
Simon Cinch and his Possibles Sack.
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Simon Cinch is a curious and helpful little fellow who always finds trouble. But, have no fear, that's what friends are for.
The Part To No Genesis
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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A man with a hump on his back awakens from a coma only to find that the hump is missing ... and so is his wife.
Mia
Price: Free! Words: 8,340. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Mia, a troubled young woman is tired of the way her life is. In the blink of an eye she is swept into a moment which changes the course of her life and has serious implications for her future. If only someone would come to her rescue. Unluckily for her, Nobody did.
Fiction Fix
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Fiction Fix is a collection of 47 short stories and over 200 micro fiction stories. Many genres covered, including crime, sci fi, and absurd humor. An eclectic mix for those looking for something out of the ordinary.
Scrawling
Series: Adventures of Neville Lansdowne. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,370. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Neville Lansdowne finds himself deep down in a strange undersea world where everything is made of words. Here he meets some peculiar new companion and soon finds himself in the middle of another strange and wholly unexpected adventure.
Banana You Glad I Didn't Say Orange: A Love Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00)
An accurate depiction of the entirety of the human race and it's inevitable descent into love.
The Cheesehead Shuffle (A Quirky Midwestern Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young and energetic graduate student quits school to help her boyfriend save a small Wisconsin dairy farm, she finds herself drawn into a vortex of absurdity as she attempts to uncover his involvement in the murder of a local man. Anyone who can appreciate the unique sensibilities people from the Upper Midwest will probably enjoy this playful and twisted romp through rural Wisconsin.
Please Take Care When You Utter A Curse
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This unreasonably clean and sometimes edgy book of limericks takes a not quite nonsense view of the people, situations, institutions and attitudes which populate our world.