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The Neal Barrett Jr. Off-the-Wall Trilogy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 296,350. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Three complete off-the-wall mystery novels by Neal Barrett Jr. - Pink Vodka Blues - Dead Dog Blues - and Bad Eye Blues. Quirky, funny, very dark and always wonderfully told, Barrett's stories will take you to the nooks and crannies of the world and introduce you to characters you'll never be able to forget.
Martian Mustache Mischief
You set the price! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Mars needs Ketchup! And they’re coming to take ours! But be warned, the Martians are trickier than they look – even if they do look like tiny mustaches! Animation-quality artwork and a tricky tongue twister make this picture book “out of this world” fun!
Opening Salvo
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of fantastical short stories, featuring fairies, mutants, werewolves, Victorian engineers, post-apocalyptic archaeologists, the recently damned departed and an ancient horror trapped beneath the earth.
An Ugly Way To Go - and other Quintessentially Quirky Tales
Price: Free! Words: 22,760. Language: British English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Repulsive Barry plans to make himself handsome by facing a firing squad, bus driver Bert wakes from a coma to discover he can miraculously speak every language on the planet and a rampaging werewolf puts the wind up a hapless pirate crew.
The Computer Nerd Scandal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,840. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Marriage is hard enough for healthy couples, but when you put your spouse in a mental institution and she later escapes, marriage can get a lot tougher. Anston Michaels encounters this snafu when he discovers his relationship with Alice is about to resume--without his permission--and that her plans for their future will straddle the line between making him a better man and destroying their lives.
The Latest Version
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The President has to account for how money is spent on behalf of the Nation. Is it worthwhile? Is it cost effective? Or is it from one of those black budgets you normally don't hear about? Why not read this and make up your own mind?
Hamlet On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story from the Hamlet Mystery series. When Wilson Daggot, a dubious handyman and general layabout, finds a suitcase full of money he's delighted, but Sam MacNeil, still perpetually trapped in his hometown, can only see trouble coming from this and it isn't long before murder makes another visit to the quirky town of Hamlet.
Fish Food (a novel about life, death, and commas)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,320. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Michael Uxem is a grammar-obsessed, hearing-impaired evolutionary biologist who shares his home on Martha’s Vineyard with three cats, an irascible parrot, and a tankful of red-bellied piranhas (his wife left him years ago for an Andersen Windows salesman). The goal of his scientific work is to discover a shark repellent. As research reaches critical point...everything gets out of hand.
A Loose Knot
Series: A Jack Hunter Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,150. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Jack Hunter, in Miami on advertising business, learns that his ex-wife was found dead in Los Angeles. Police on two coasts believe he's their best suspect. Will Jack clear his name as he eludes the police and creates a new life for himself in Key West?
Bulfinch
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,380. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Named a Notable Teen Book for 2014 by Shelf Unbound Magazine! When a knight and a monk spring from the pages of Rosie’s book, the only people more astonished than the reclusive PhD student are her time-traveling visitors. Rosie tries to figure out how to return the errant duo to their home in history, but her eccentric Uncle Alvin threatens to stand in her way.