Books tagged: humor short stories

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Archie's Fur
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.00)
This true cat story will make you and the children in your life, smile. There's a gentle lesson in it for us all, too. Reading age: 7+ and interest 6+ Great for a bedtime read.
Sure Things & Last Chances
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In Sure Things & Last Chances, Lou Gaglia's characters tip love rivals into lakes, try private eye work, and go to war with ants. They are dangled over decks and kicked by horses. They revisit their younger selves and ponder love and death and beauty. In between, a straw man joins the fire department, a petulant editor rejects classics, and a man is lost in the woods, despite his great height.
Grandma Found a Gecko
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Windows shook and trembled, and neighbors assembled, when Grandma and a gecko meet each other in this read-aloud book for ages 2 to 10. As classics such as Margery William's The Velveteen Rabbit, and Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are, Grandma Found a Gecko is a tale even adult readers will enjoy and love without fail.
Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(2.00)
(Short Story) Keith is just like you. He has concerns and problems in his everyday life about himself, his family, and life in general. He has made mistakes, too. But when he takes the time to slow it all down, he realizes things aren't so bad. While visiting the eye doctor he is blessed with the opportunity to view the world in a different light - with a clearer vision of everything.
Goat Lips: Tales of a Lapsed Englishman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,570. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Essay » Author profile
A thought-provoking romp through a lapsed Englishman’s life, who—after a quarter century of living in the United States—realized he’d neglected to renew his subscription to England. Matthew’s relentless wit and insight is front and center as we bounce between England and the United States, experiencing one hilarious, and sometimes poignant, tale after another.
The Not So Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: British English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A collection of over forty short humorous stories
If I Die, Please Bring Cheesecake To My Funeral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(4.50)
In an effort to get in shape and rid herself of the insidious muffin top, Donloree Hoffman puts down the cheesecake and picks up a gym membership. Join in the crazy misadventures as she fights the battle of the bulge and barely lives to tell about it.
Funny Fantasies
Series: Funny Shorts. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Another hilarious collection of short stories from John McDonnell, "Funny Fantasies" has tales about an Irish genie in a lamp, a bratty teenager abducted by aliens, a princess and a zany dragon, a village pharmacist who has to deal with customers who've been turned into werewolves and gnomes, a Bertie Wooster style adventure written in homage to P.G. Wodehouse, and much more.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This is the second collection of hilariously funny true police adventures. "The Biscuit" concerns a particularly grisly car accident. "Fun With winos" is just as it sounds. "The Bionic man" is amazing. "Fritz" is a humorous dog story. "Kung Fu" is about the unusual training of officer "Killer Diller". Each is true and each is edgy and fun.
Duck Boy on the Platypus Farm
Price: Free! Words: 260. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This humorous micro-fiction children’s book is dedicated to my Down’s syndrome son. He enjoys making humorous sound effects and hilarious faces, and he likes ducks. Duck Boy goes down under and discovers strange similarities and stark differences. He learns valuable lessons and makes new friends in a far away land.