Humourous Literary Fiction

Download e-book for iPad: Caballistics Inc. - Creepshow by Gordon Rennie,Dom Reardon

By Gordon Rennie,Dom Reardon

ISBN-10: 1905437064

ISBN-13: 9781905437061

SECRETS CAN KILL...

Caballistics Inc., an outfit shaped by
reclusive rock megastar Ethan Kostabi to enquire paranormal phenomena,
is reeling from fresh occasions. Dr Jonathan model has found a bad secret
concerning his fiancée and the mysterious Ravne has disappeared and not using a trace,
having been pursued by way of a mystery ops unit in revenge for his previous deeds.

Can issues worsen, or certainly more bizarre, for our staff of misfits?

Written via Gordon Rennie (Necronauts) and illustrated via Dom Reardon this story of supernatural horror and darkish secrets and techniques with provide the reader many a sleepless night.

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Five-Star FLEECING - download pdf or read online

By Maura Stone,Lonnie Ostrow

ISBN-10: 1449932290

ISBN-13: 9781449932299

2011 nationwide Indie Excellence Award Winner for Comedy, Five-Star FLEECING can provide with sass, enjoyable and vengeance real tales-from-the-crypt a couple of corrupt luxurious lodge in NYC. obvious during the eyes of Linda Lane, an unconventional heroine, Five-Star FLEECING strips the veil at the in a different way mystery global of top of the range hospitality. get away with laughter into this madcap experience jam-packed with crazed colleagues, paparazzi and celebrities. a distinct must-read for a person prepared to ROFLMAO.

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Read e-book online Amour, fanfreluches et (petites) confidences (Red Dress Ink) PDF

By Lisa Cach

ISBN-10: 2280286254

ISBN-13: 9782280286251

Si jamais je fête mes 30 ans avant d’avoir trouvé l’homme de mes rêves, ne m’appelez plus Hannah O’Dowd ! Le hic, c’est que si mes abilities de costumière sont très demandés, ma cote amoureuse, elle, est au plus bas. Ce n’est pourtant pas faute d’avoir cherché Mr ideal. J’ai cru l’avoir trouvé en l. a. personne de Wade, le baroudeur écolo, qui m’a tout appris sur los angeles régurgitation du hibou – vous n’imaginez pas combien le sujet est passionnant. Ensuite, il y a ecu Pete, le flic, qui m’a fait acheter des bottes en caoutchouc hors de prix – un take advantage of, quand on sait le culte que je voue à mes stilettos. Et enfin, Tyler, l’ingénieur en informatique qui se peignait les ongles des orteils en doré – pourquoi pas, après tout ? Hélas ! inutile de vous faire un tableau : aucun de ces candidats n’a fait l’affaire… Et me voici, à vingt-neuf ans et des poussières, en educate de me demander si mon copain Scott ne serait pas un Mr correct qui s’ignore : il est drôle, il ressemble trait pour trait à Chace Crawford, et il a un boulot reliable – il est dentiste. Autrement dit, l’équivalent pour moi de ce qu’est l’ogre pour le Petit Poucet. A ce propos, justement, mes amies, Cassie et Louise, disent que je fais peut-être un blocage sur son métier. Mais si vraiment Scott était mon âme sœur, il y a longtemps que je m’en serais rendue compte, non ?

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Download PDF by Brad Barkley: Money, Love (Norton Paperback Fiction)

By Brad Barkley

ISBN-10: 0393049299

ISBN-13: 9780393049299

ISBN-10: 0393322181

ISBN-13: 9780393322187

Ever due to the fact that sixteen-year-old Gabe Strickland can take note, his father, Roman, has believed within the sale: that magical second at the customer’s porch, the deal approximately to shut. yet with every one dizzying good fortune comes an both memorable failure, and Gabe’s mom, Gladys, has grown uninterested in looking forward to a lifetime of monetary balance. So in the summertime of 1975, she leaves Roman and is going to stay along with his in charge brother Dutch. convinced he can win Gladys again, Roman pins all his hopes on a barnstorming travel of Southern carnivals, hawking tickets for “Death vehicles of Celebrities.” Gabe reveals his personal fact someplace among Roman’s quixotic dreaming and Gladys’s newfound balance, and he learns that love is, finally, the single factor that can’t be got or sold.

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Cuando el diablo salió del baño (Narrativa extranjera) by Sophie Divry,María Enguix PDF

By Sophie Divry,María Enguix

ISBN-10: 8416420645

ISBN-13: 9788416420643

l. a. protagonista de esta novela (cualquier parecido con l. a. autora es pura coincidencia) malvive en París con una ayuda para desempleados de larga duración. El alquiler de su minúsculo apartamento le deja apenas cien euros libres al mes. En cierto modo es una víctima de sus propias ilusiones porque ha dejado un empleo más o menos razonable para dedicarse plenamente a los azares de los angeles literatura: ahora debe compaginar esas quimeras con los imperativos de los angeles supervivencia diaria. Su vida, como l. a. de tantos otros, se abisma poco a poco en un infierno que los angeles indómita narradora nos relata con humor quirúrgico y ojo clínico para lo grotesco: a ratas roza el sarcasmo, pero nunca excluye l. a. ternura. Esa mujer que no pacta con el diablo, que no se rinde frente a l. a. adversidad, que no renuncia a los sueños, es los angeles más lúcida observadora de su entorno y de sí misma.

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Download e-book for kindle: Lautstärke beweist gar nichts: Respektlose Wahrheiten by Mark Twain

By Mark Twain

ISBN-10: 3351035322

ISBN-13: 9783351035327

»Ich magazine Kritik, aber sie muss zu meinen Gunsten ausfallen.« Mark Twain

Die schönsten, liebsten und originellsten Aphorismen und Anekdoten des größten amerikanischen Schriftstellers – boshaft, geistreich, witzig wie nie zuvor.

»Wenn guy bei Lärm einschläft, schlummert guy friedlich weiter; sobald der Lärm jedoch aussetzt, wird guy von der Stille geweckt.«

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Get Ritorno a Miramar (Italian Edition) PDF

By Alessandro Fullin

ISBN-10: 8889219963

ISBN-13: 9788889219966

Travolta da una furiosa passione Sissi di Baviera parte in keeping with Alessandria d’Egitto con il suo amato, l’irredentista triestino Guglielmo Oberdan. Ma l’amore a volte è un tragico inganno e los angeles liason tra i due presto finisce e Sissi versa tutte le sue lacrime sulla Regal Princess che l. a. riporta a Trieste.
L’imperatrice trova una città sferzata da bora nera (“El vento più cativo de tuto l’Impero”) e da un violento temporale. l. a. povera Sissi, a fatica e tutta bagnata, raggiunge il portone principale del castello dove viene lasciata attendere a lungo sotto una pioggia battente. Quando finalmente il portone si apre Ottilia vede l’imperatrice in uno stato veramente pietoso (“Che pace! Vien zò strangolini. Ottilia no stame a vardar con l. a. boca verta. Cori a cior un paio de papuze according to cortesia...”).
Comincia così “Ritorno a Miramar”: tra branzini e fette di polenta, poeti decadenti e aitanti bagnini, gite in carso e crociere nel Golfo Sissi e Carlotta affrontano nuove avventure consce di essere diventate, grazie alla penna ironica di Alessandro Fullin, due Altezze Comiche Imperiali.

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Get Homo Conscius: A Novel PDF

By Timothy Balding

ISBN-10: 1935830465

ISBN-13: 9781935830467

Half-drunk at the working desk as an detached health care professional cuts a gap in his wrist, Victor Andrews contemplates his approaching dying with dread and sorrow. It’s no longer death that makes him distraught, he displays, however the concept that he could hand over his existence, in any case those years, having understood little or not anything approximately it. a couple of deathbed jokes at his personal cost might be so as, in fact. yet what is going to he manage to say approximately his lifestyles that's precise, unique, crucial? Victor makes a decision, if the medical professionals don’t kill him, to embark on a forensic research during the dimly-lit corridors of his brain looking for solutions. homicide, love, intercourse, fact, attractiveness ... the inquisition needs to commence. Few corners of a man’s brain and soul are left unexplored during this black comedy.

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Read e-book online Liebe in der Warteschleife: Roman. (German Edition) PDF

By Deeanne Gist

ISBN-10: 3865917097

ISBN-13: 9783865917096

Texas, 1904: Die junge Telefonistin Georgie Gail ist stolz auf ihre Unabhängigkeit und darauf, dass sie sich in der Männerwelt ihres kleinen Ortes behaupten kann. Deshalb ärgert sie sich gleich doppelt, als die Telefongesellschaft ihr einen Techniker vor die Nase setzt, der ihr auf die Finger schauen soll.

Doch der gutaussehende Luke Palmer ist alles andere als ein erfahrener Telefonist. In Wirklichkeit ist er ein Gesetzeshüter, der auf der Spur einer Verbrecherbande ist. Er hat additionally völlig andere Dinge im Sinn, als Telegraphenleitungen zu reparieren und sich mit dem couragierten Frauenzimmer auseinanderzusetzen, das ihm das Leben schwermacht. Aber als Georgie durch seine Arbeit in Gefahr gerät, erkennt er, dass mehr auf dem Spiel steht als nur sein activity ...

Eine wunderbare Mischung aus Humor und Tiefgang.

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Get Seven Blackbirds PDF

By Helen Winslow Black

ISBN-10: 0979662303

ISBN-13: 9780979662300

Seven blackbirds in a tree, count number them and notice what they be....

HOW DO YOU RECLAIM YOUR lifestyles after an abusive marriage? by means of turns funny, scandalous, and lyrical, Seven Blackbirds follows Kimberly Baltakis as she stumbles alongside the line towards wholeness, briefcase in a single hand, diaper bag within the other.

Helen Black is a graduate of Mount Holyoke university, college of Chicago, and the college of Tulsa collage of legislation. She lives in Portland, Oregon along with her husband and 5 children.

"At one a.m. in Tulsa the silence is all at once deep. Am I within the urban or the rustic? Is Tulsa city or suburban, domestic or alien territory? i am afraid to fall asleep, so I sit up straight in mattress and consider the disintegration of my marriage. In his crib, child Nathan turns in langourous, pink-cheeked shut eye and pokes a tiny hand throughout the bars. In an enormous urban ight now, there'd be sirens, airplanes, automobile alarms; the following, not anything. in the course of the evening, in the course of the rustic, i'm marooned in absolute, dustless, heat-soaked silence. the ground drops out of the current. The prior rushes up from in the back of and blocks my destiny, and i am stranded--stranded in Tulsa, town of my discontent."

Check out the book's web site at http://www.sevenblackbirds.com for video and audioclips, or pay a trip to Helen on Scribd, the place she is presently top-subscribed woman writer. http://www.scribd.com/helenwinslow

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