Books tagged: humor short story

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Tall Stories From the Liar's Bench
Series: Fiction Short Story Collection Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These funny tall tales are anything but true. This classic collection of homespun humor as told by the two men on the Liar’s Bench in Seldon’s Barbershop amuses and sometimes astounds the other occupant of the barbershop, Jason Wells.
The Last Supper
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(3.50)
“The Last Supper,” is a 250 word flash fiction story in the form of a list of suggestions for baking yams--which may or may not be from this world. This is a humorous sci-fi take on the Thanksgiving holiday.
Quantum History
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A science experiment goes wrong in unforeseeable ways, affecting a man and his wife across the country, in a bizarre and humorous fashion.
The Imaginary Invasion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50)
When our reality is invaded by extra-dimensional beings, imaginary characters may be humanity’s only hope.
The Art of Phone Ju-Jitsu
Price: Free! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Essay » Sociology
Tired of being phone-whipped by telemarketers? Help is on the way. This short, searing, tell-all piece is an Insider's Guide to Thwarting Telephone Attacks & Cell Phone Assault. Telephone terrorism is on the rise. That sound you hear is not a dial tone. It's an incoming missile. Defend yourself against a verbal landslide. Don't hang up---stand up!
Coffee Für Tod
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Essay » Sociology
Getting a morning cup of coffee is a cherished daily ritual the world over. But while travelling this custom can become both an adventure and an ordeal. More often than not the desire for a fix coupled with the exchange of money can overcome any cultural or language obstacles...but then sometimes you find yourself at a train station in Berlin, Germany on a cold winter morning.
Robin of the Seas and His Merry Crew of Sailors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Eclipse Publications. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A humorous frolic on the high seas with references to King Lear, Pop-Eye, The Princess Bride, and more.
When Vampires and Ninjas Collide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Working as the housekeeper for a grouchy, occasionally-murderous vampire might be exotic, but Deidre feels nothing but plain, especially when a new girl moves in across the street. Bellasandra has everything that Deidre does not. When an identity mistake forces Deidre to spend a night in Bellasandra's shoes (and very tiny clothes), Deidre may just come to appreciate the benefits of a boring life.
Is This The Back Of The Envelope?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
In cubiclehoods that hold traditions dear, envelopes are still embraced as the essential part of good order. Their central role as a means of transporting content from here to there can be so deeply rooted in the organizational DNA that using such pouches for other purposes is unthinkable. And yet, some fools give it a go. Short story in ‘Around the bend in 14,000 characters or less’ series.
It Only Cost Two Teeth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A quirky newspaper columnist suspects an editor of being a spy. However, he learns the editor is far worse than that. This short story of 41 pages provides a humorous slant on a mystery and thriller.