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The Love Book

by Nina Solomon Kaylie Jones Books (December 15, 2014)

An anti-romantic comedy about the misadventures of four women who meet on a singles' bike trip.


School Board

by Mike Freedman Broken Levee Books (August 25, 2014)

Tucker Davis, an eccentric teenager, runs against an energy executive for a school board seat in Houston, Texas, in 1999.


Quentin and the Cave Boy - A Humorous Adventure Story for Ages 8 to 88

by Susan Gabriel Wild Lily Arts, Inc. (July 10, 2014)

A Humorous Adventure Story for Kids 8 to 88 The STONE Age meets the TEENage! Quentin Moss is an average 13-year-old boy with an anything-but-average problem: the cave boy he dreamed about last night has shown...


The Failure

by James Greer Akashic Books (March 01, 2010)

A hilarious and immaculately written story set in Los Angeles exploring the inevitability of failure.


Every Boy Should Have a Man

by Preston L. Allen Akashic Books (April 19, 2013)

Echoing Jonathan Swift, Preston L. Allen breaks new ground with a new novel that is part allegory, part fantasy.


The Inlooker: Full Length

by Terry Tumbler Sombrella (September 01, 2014)

This is a ‘black humour’ science fiction story set in the near future, where a man finds that he has a very special talent. It is to take over other people’s souls and thus possess their bodies as if they...


Rip Van Winkle: A Posthumous Tale of Diedrich Knickerbocker

by Washington Irving Dover Publications (June 02, 2014)

In this 1819 classic of colonial life, a henpecked villager goes rambling through the Catskills, meets mysterious strangers with a powerful liquor, and awakens 20 years later to a changed world.


The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County

by Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (June 02, 2014)

The great American humorist first came to national attention with the 1865 publication of this tall tale of a gambler and his high-jumping frog. Includes French translation and Twain's amusing re-translation....


Supernatural Strategies for Making a Rock 'n' Roll Group

by Ian F. Svenonius Akashic Books (January 01, 2012)

Washington, D.C.-based rock 'n' roll antihero Ian F. Svenonius provides an unparalleled and exquisitely provocative how-to guide for rock bands.


Death of an Old Git

by Andrea Frazer Accent Press (September 19, 2013)

 A village detective series with a delightful slice of humour.

In the village of Castle Farthing a spiteful old man is found murdered in his kitchen. DI Falconer and his new sergeant, Carmichael, investigate...


Coyote Point Casino

by Rick Zalon Christopher Matthews Publishing (October 01, 2013)

The saga of Jim McBride, a feckless adjunct professor who, faced with the elimination of his teaching position, conveniently rediscovers his tribal ancestry and secures an endowed chair in his university's Native...


I Came Out for This?: A Novel

by Lisa Gitlin Bywater Books (July 01, 2010)

A hilarious tale of lesbian adolescence at forty-seven years old.


Max and Moritz

by Wilhelm Busch Dover Publications (November 06, 2012)

Great humor classic in both German and English. Also 10 other works: "Cat and Mouse," "Plisch and Plumm," and more.


Humorous American Short Stories: Selections from Mark Twain to others much more recent

by Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (September 18, 2013)

Featuring James Thurber's "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," the basis of the new motion picture, this anthology of 30 entertaining tales includes works by Benjamin Franklin, Harriet Beecher Stowe, O. Henry,...


The Flying Inn

by G. K. Chesterton Dover Publications (January 30, 2013)

Hilarious romp in which pub owner Humphrey Hump and friend take to the road in a donkey cart filled with rum and cheese, inveighing against Prohibition and other "oppressive forms of modernity."


The Devil's Dictionary: Complete & Unabridged

by Ambrose Bierce Dover Publications (December 21, 2012)

Complete and unabridged, this paperback gift edition of an American humor classic presents more than 1,000 comic definitions praised by H. L. Mencken as "some of the most gorgeous witticisms in the English language."...


The Gentle Art of Making Enemies

by James M. Whistler Dover Publications (October 12, 2012)

The great artist deflates Wilde, Ruskin, Swinburne, and inane critics. Whistler also discusses the aesthetics of the Impressionist.


What Maisie Knew

by Henry James Dover Publications (April 09, 2012)

Strikingly modern in subject and narrative voice, this 1897 novel centers on a child's view of a bitter divorce. Rather than a gloomy parable of innocence corrupted, it abounds in dark humor.


Manalive

by G. K. Chesterton Dover Publications (December 19, 2012)

Light-hearted work introduces Innocent Smith, a bubbly, eccentric gentleman of questionable character, into the lives of a group of young disillusioned people — and the result is inspired, high-spirited nonsense....


The Iron Heel

by Jack London Dover Publications (August 01, 2012)

Spinning science fiction and fantasy into a political adventure, this harrowing tale of class warfare recounts a powerful state organization's determination to crush the working class at any cost.


The Ball and the Cross

by G. K. Chesterton Dover Publications (August 07, 2013)

Chesterton's second novel chronicles a hot dispute between two Scotsmen, a Roman Catholic, and an atheist, whose fanatically held opinions inspire a host of comic adventures. Introduction by Martin Gardner.


Enter Jeeves: 15 Early Stories

by P. G. Wodehouse Dover Publications (March 21, 2012)

Splendid collection contains first 8 stories featuring Bertie Wooster, the deliciously dim aristocrat and Jeeves, his brainy, imperturbable manservant. Also, the complete Reggie Pepper (Bertie's prototype) series....


The Devil's Dictionary

by Ambrose Bierce Dover Publications (March 05, 2012)

Over 1,000 barbed and brilliant definitions. Congratulations are "the civility of envy," a historian is a "broad-gauged gossip," many more. H. L. Mencken called these "some of the most gorgeous witticisms in...


In Praise of Folly

by Desiderius Erasmus Dover Publications (February 02, 2012)

Witty, influential work by one of the great Renaissance scholars satirizes the shortcomings of the upper classes and religious institutions. A clever mix of drollery and fantasy, the work endures as a classic....


Don Dimaio of La Plata

by Robert Arellano Akashic Books (December 20, 2013)

Don Quixote for the new millennium, celebrating the four hundredth anniversary of the novel.


Before I Croak

by Anna Babyashkina & Muireann Maguire Glas (August 15, 2013)

A woman looking back on her life in 2039 skewers her generation with witty commentary and deft perception.


Help Wanted: Female

by Sara Pritchard Etruscan Press (July 09, 2013)

Make-believe Martians, talking dogs, and loony secretaries - a parade of hilarious and poignant characters tumble through these linked stories.


Make It, Take It

by Rus Bradburd Cinco Puntos Press (December 18, 2012)

Witty and insightful, this isn’t the college basketball we hear about on TV. And Bradburd knows what he’s talking about.


The Sarabande of Sara's Band

by Larysa Denysenko Glagoslav Publications B.V. (December 20, 2012)

The novel presents a number of small slices of life and is filled with lively repartee. There are many comic moments, and the novel is saturated with a great amount of word play and humor. It gives the reader...


Maverick Jetpants in The City of Quality

by Bill Peters Black Balloon Publishing (October 09, 2012)

Rochester, 1999; a mystery surrounding arson; a hilarious and heart-breaking friendship based on a language of inside jokes.


Starlight on the Palace Pier: A gloriously heart-warming read that will make you laugh out loud

by Tracy Corbett Avon (October 04, 2018)

Spend your holiday on Brighton pier… ‘Heart-warming and inspiring, Tracy Corbett has written a book to fall in love with.’ Rosanna Ley

After an injury derails her dream of becoming a professional dancer,...


Lark! The Herald Angels Sing

Meg Langslow #24

by Donna Andrews St. Martin's Press (October 16, 2018)

Away in a manger, asleep on the hay, Meg Langslow finds a little gift.

For four previous Christmases, New York Times bestselling author Donna Andrews has delighted readers with holiday mysteries, full of Christmas...


Bird, Bath, and Beyond

by E.J. Copperman St. Martin's Press (October 09, 2018)

The second in this hilarious cozy mystery series features a woman who is a talent agent for show biz animals and discovers that she has a talent herself: solving crimes.

"Admirers of old comedy sketches and anyone...


The Rise and Fall of Becky Sharp: ‘A razor-sharp retelling of Vanity Fair’ Louise O’Neill

by Sarra Manning HarperCollins (September 01, 2018)

A hilarious contemporary retelling of the classic society novel, VANITY FAIR, featuring the irrepressible Becky Sharp

Beautiful, brilliant, ruthless – nothing can stop Becky Sharp.

Becky Sharp has big dreams...


The Bus on Thursday

by Shirley Barrett Farrar, Straus and Giroux (September 18, 2018)

Bridget Jones meets The Exorcist in this wickedly funny, dark novel about one woman’s post-cancer retreat to a remote Australian town and the horrors awaiting her

It wasn’t just the bad breakup that turned...


Come Away With Me: The hilarious feel-good romantic comedy you need to read in 2018

by Maddie Please Avon (August 13, 2018)

Somewhere beyond the sea…

When Alexa Fisher finds herself trapped on a twelve-day cruise to celebrate her younger sister’s hen-do – just the two of them – she wishes she’d jumped overboard.

Despite...


A Recipe for Disaster

by Belinda Missen HQ Digital (August 07, 2018)

Life’s not always a piece of cake…

Meet Lucy, master wedding cake baker, idealistic school canteen crusader, and someone whose broken heart just won’t seem to mend…

Lucy is quietly confident that she...


The Happiness List: A wonderfully feel-good story to make you smile this summer!

by Annie Lyons HQ Digital (July 11, 2018)

‘A must-read of the summer!’ Jenny Oliver, bestselling author of The Summer House by the Sea

'Happy, hopeful and joyously life-affirming. Exactly the book we need right now.' Cathy Bramley Life is about...


The Wives: A Devil Wears Prada novel

by Lauren Weisberger HarperCollins (July 12, 2018)

He set her up. They’ll bring him down.

Emily Charlton does not do the suburbs. A successful stylist and image consultant to Hollywood stars, she cut her teeth as assistant to legendary fashion editor Miranda...


A Summer Scandal: The perfect summer read by the author of One Day in December

by Kat French Avon (June 28, 2018)

‘Fun and sexy – a perfect beach read’ THE SUN

‘Brimming full of joy and sunshine’ JULES WAKE

Summer has never been so scandalous…

When Violet moves to Swallow Beach, she inherits a small Victorian...


The Mum Who’d Had Enough: A laugh out loud romantic comedy perfect for fans of Why Mummy Drinks

by Fiona Gibson Avon (June 14, 2018)

The voice of modern women is back! Perfect for fans of Milly Johnson and Carole Matthews. ‘More than funny, it’s true!’ Elle

After sixteen years of marriage, Nate and Sinead Turner have a nice life. They...


A Grand Old Time

by Judy Leigh Avon (June 05, 2018)

‘Brilliantly funny, emotional and uplifting’ Miranda Dickinson

A funny and heartwarming debut for fans of Celia Imrie and Dawn French.

Evie Gallagher is regretting her hasty move into a care home. She may...


The Single Mums’ Picnic Club: A perfectly uplifting beach-read for 2018!

by Jennifer Joyce HQ Digital (June 08, 2018)

‘A charming and delightful read!’

Pretty Little Book Reviews on The Little Bed & Breakfast by the Sea

Katie thought she had the perfect family life by the sea – until her husband left her for another...


When Life Gives You Lululemons

by Lauren Weisberger HarperCollins (June 05, 2018)

Emily Charlton is back. Bestselling author Lauren Weisberger returns with a deliciously entertaining new novel starring fan favourite from The Devil Wears Prada.

*Published in the UK as The Wives*

Don’t...


The Summer House of Happiness: A delightfully feel-good romantic comedy perfect for holiday!

by Daisy James HQ Digital (May 31, 2018)

The perfect summer read!Pretty Little Book Reviews on Sunshine After the Rain Love is in the air…

Gabbie Andrews thought that her dreams of becoming a professional perfumer at the prestigious House...


The United States of Air

by J.M. Porup Open BookShelf (January 30, 2018)

The National Sewer Agency is spying on people's toilets, looking for food terrorists...

Food Enforcement Agent Jason Frolick believes in America. He believes in eating air. He struggles to get the food monkey...


Right Ho, Jeeves

by P. G. Wodehouse Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

Right Ho, Jeeves is a novel by P. G. Wodehouse, the second full-length novel featuring the popular characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster, after Thank You, Jeeves. It also features a host of other recurring Wodehouse...


Love Among the Chickens

by P. G. Wodehouse Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

P. G. Wodehouse once described his writing as “musical comedy without music,” and Love Among the Chickens is one of the earliest examples of his trademark style. The narrator, Jeremy Garnet, is a mild-mannered...


The Wind in the Willows

by Kenneth Grahame Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

The Wind in the Willows, the story of four animals and their adventures in the idyllic English countryside, started out as bedtime stories Grahame would tell his son. He eventually started writing them down,...


The Luck of Barry Lyndon

by William Makepeace Thackeray Standard Ebooks (February 16, 2018)

The Luck of Barry Lyndon was first published as a serial in Fraser’s Magazine, then later as a complete volume entitled The Memoirs of Barry Lyndon, Esq.—a title Thackeray disliked, but that was selected...