Books tagged: offbeat

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Okay Deutschland
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Subtitle: Kreuzberg's Time Trip back to the Nazis: It’s May 1st, 2019 and the May Day riots are about to begin. The clash between punks, lefties, neo-Nazis and the police is a tradition in Kreuzberg, the heart of Berlin’s counter-cultural scene. But just when battle is about to commence, lightning strikes and a wormhole flashes the entire neighborhood back in time… straight to 1936 Nazi Berlin...
Artificial Reflections
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,250. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Creativity, Fiction » Inspirational
Artificial Reflections is the product of a coincidental alignment of parallel universes resulting in an indescribable trip that will turn your world upside down and make your head explode. Prepare for a surreal experience where stream of consciousness, behavioral analysis, fiction, and dark humor come together to not only toe the line of sanity but to continually cross back and forth across it.
A Man and His Lawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
Bill Baxter is a man of simple tastes; he likes sports, sweet tea, and a well-manicured lawn. But when a smooth-talking conman makes off with his life savings, his world starts crumbling around him. His new neighbors are trying to kill each other, his wife wants to fleece him for all he’s worth, and his sister won’t move her dead husband out of her living room. Something has to give...
The Poet and the Bastard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Todd is an overly-sensitive wannabe poet who spends his days working in a laundromat. Jon is a hard-drinking smart-ass who produces cheesy low-budget B-movies. As old friends, they're used to stumbling through life together, but when you add Todd's stripper girlfriend Rebecca into the mix, their misadventures get taken to a whole new level...
Night of the Squirrels: Dawn of the Interns
Series: Squirrelpocalypse Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The squirrelpocalypse is coming...to an intern and an ensemble of students...at an academy in the woods. McWikken Academy: the boarding high school for despondent students abandoned to experimentation and underemployed former grad students who like animals. It’s in the middle of nowhere and tuition and board are free (with minor concessions)! Apply now and try to escape impending doom later!
Swedish Yokes: A Collection of Knee-Smackers
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
It's a Joke Book. What people are saying about "Swedish Yokes": "I think it's marvelous!" - Barry Raspbody "If you go into it with incredibly low expectations, then you'll probably get what you expect." - Stephen King, author of many things that don't include this quote "There's probably at least one joke in here that will please somebody." - Snanddwitch Babbellwouwst
Unwise Guys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rocco and Jimmy are the lowest ranking members of the Italian mafia, and their eccentric boss always gives them the worst jobs; anything from picking up his dry-cleaning, to carrying out a hit on a rival boss's dog. "Unwise Guys" chronicles the ridiculous and often hilarious escapades of two gangsters with unique (and sometimes warped) perspectives on the world, their work, and life in general.
The Carmarthen Underground - Darkness at Dark Gate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The respectable façade of Carmarthenshire’s county town conceals a secret world of crime and betrayal, doggedly policed by a local intelligence organisation. Darkness at Dark Gate reveals the true face of this alternative reality Carmarthen.
Edentown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Coming of age
Quirky private detective "Hawk" Hawking is hired to find a girl who may become a killer's next victim--a troubled fifteen-year-old paraplegic named Samantha Salinger. But Hawk's most devastating discovery is that the killer threatens not only both of their lives, but the nature of existence itself.
Z14
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,300. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00)
Z14 is a cyborg, he’s a killer and he’s a collector of cuddly toys. Killing humans is wrong, he knows that. But it just feels right, somehow, almost like he was made to do it – and it pays really well. Z14 is an offbeat science fiction romp, with strong characters battling against a dangerous, if somewhat daft, alien plot. You may chuckle, you may grimace - sometimes both together.