Books tagged: vonnegut

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The Garden of Eden
Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Finally able to reach the stars, humanity has entrusted its survival in Oscar Bradfield, an 87 year cynic who wants nothing more than to spend the thousand year journey by himself. What could possibly go wrong?
A Time Travelers Guide to Istanbul
Price: Free! Words: 31,840. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A man takes his two daughters to one of the world's great cities that exists in the center of history and our maps. Along the way they meet some fascinating characters, and explore the complex relationship between imaginary time, existentialism, Islam, Christianity, and the East and West. The sights and sounds of Turkey make this a fun journey for who ever decides to read this book.
The Midland Mutiny
You set the price! Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Mayor, Chief of Police, Newspaper editor and Radio Station Director are fired from their roles as a simple typo in Midland's Community Leader for a Day contest proves disastrous to their egos.
Why Bad Things Happen to Good Parrots: A Sermon Under the Mount in Three Essays, plus a Short Story about Kurt Vonnegut
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Essay » Literature
In "Why Bad Things Happen to Good Parrots," author Arik Bjorn aims his keyboard at the Creator and asks several pointed questions not about how to live, but about why we are alive. These essays explore the Problem of Evil, the magic chicken multiverse, and chimichanga cosmology--plus there's a bonus tribute to the late, great author Kurt Vonnegut.
Stoner, Unincorporated
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
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Stoner, Unincorporated is about the shooting of Kevin Carter, Bylaws Officer of the Township of Stoner. It is also the story of three men, lost in existential crisis of their own making. It is a story of a town where the undercover narcotics officers outnumber the drug users by two to one. It is a story of love, of faith, of economics and of Bigfoot.
Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.: Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 9. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
A Study Guide to help you discover valuable insights into the absurdist classic Slaughterhouse-Five which is not a simple read. It will help you develop your understanding of the issues and themes raised by Vonnegut in this powerful book.
One Percent Solution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,140. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A satire: When the astronomer Sofia Song catapults from her world to the Blue Planet—a dog-eat-dog world where one tenth of 1% of the people own all the planet’s riches and oligarchs have hijacked democracy—her calamitous journey through space and time ignites a string of unfortunate events leading to the cataclysmic destruction of both worlds. And they didn't even have a budget for all this.
Quirk In Progress
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Essay » Sociology
Snap, Crackle, Pop Culture! Have a Euro sandwich with a side of Americana! A collection of humorous articles and cheaply personal musings that cover the full spectrum from an app that translates Keith Richards into English to proof that Ringo broke up the Beatles. Disney buys the Holy Land! Chicago changes its name to Boston! Twitter success in 10 easy tweets and other essential insights.
MetaDeath
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,280. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This may or may not be the Greatest Novel Ever Written. Something Evil is taking place at a book fair. Sinister forces prepare to destroy Literature As We Know It. Only a motley group of writers can defeat this impending doom, but first they have to figure out who the protagonist is. Dealing with the ghost might help. Cooking 200 pounds of hash into brownies definitely won't. Also; Bob is real.
Naperville
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award 2013 Quarter-finalist. In the not-too-distant future, in a country covered by state-sized office complexes, one man goes on a dangerous quest … to find a new office chair.