Books tagged: satire

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The Hypochondriac's Calendar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Humor. I've a headache coming up on Monday afternoon. Tuesday I've got a rash on my left leg. And Wednesday I've got bursitis. Thursday I have a choice of either diabetes or Tourette's Syndrome. Friday I get dizzy and can't stand up. Saturday, I've got a peptic ulcer. Sunday I break out in hives, my neck swells.
Poems That Make You Laugh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of funny poems collected from various literary publication. Among them the Bedford Introduction for Literature, Saint Martin's Press, Boston, Massachusetts.
Revolutions for Fun and Profit!
Price: Free! Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Want to start a revolution but don’t know where to begin? This guidebook is for you! Inside, you will find answers to all your questions about revolutions, including: Is it okay for revolutionaries to wear white after Labor Day? Which was more dangerous: the French Revolution or the Dance Dance Revolution? All these questions - AND MORE - will be answered in this revolutionary guidebook!
Renegade Robot
Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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It's the end of the world as we know it, when the dreaded Singularity finally occurs and happens to be captured, live on tape, by agents of the Frantic News Network, which freaks out, as usual, and causes a lot of trouble for the mild-mannered nanobot exterminator who happens to get caught in the crossfire.
Miss Mary Pennynickle's Tales of Torment for Toddlers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
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Miss Mary Pennynickle was a very stern elementary school teacher in the late 19th century into the 20th century. She used many stories to teach her students valuable lessons, such as proper behavior and respect for one's elders.
Tobacco Brown, a Novel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Tobacco Brown is the story of a man whose mind is fragmenting into wildly disparate pieces, each breaking off in its own conception—psychological drama, brutal reality, mordant satire—but each incorporating shadows and shards of the others, and each hero of them driven by the same awful curse: a need to search out the nature of reality.
Freak House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,530. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Melodie Baine takes the elevator, why does it entirely leave the building? Why does a Wizard of Oz head keep appearing in Grace Hearthstone’s bed- room? Why would Purvis Waddell want to exorcise his teenage daughter? At New York’s most exclusive address, celebrity residents are dying in horrible ways, and soon the media is calling it Freak House.
The Atheist Vignettes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Highly satirical and humorous while scathingly poking holes in the armor of religious belief, The Atheist Vignettes is an irreverent, sometimes didactic, but always entertaining novella of “associative fiction” that weaves short stories, playlettes, news reports, internet chats and other literary forms into a very human story with an unexpected ending. Even the "author" is a character!
Everafter Acres
Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Happily Ever After isn’t always perfect, but dark knights can be illuminating. A wryly humorous fall-themed fairy tale, first published in Luna Station Quarterly. Carolyn Kephart is the author of the acclaimed epic fantasy THE RYEL SAGA: A TALE OF LOVE AND MAGIC and the contemporary magic realism novel QUEEN OF TIME. This short story is part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES.
Don't feel sorry for Salim
Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
This is the story of Salim, on the engagement day with Shaheen, which is the most happiest moment of his life turns disasters after he slips while dancing and hurt his ankle, rest everything is about people surrounding him This is my first attempt on story writing, trying to achieve black humor