Archive For The “Humor Satire” Category
By Helen Kafka, Laura Hellen
A spoof of the famed Oprah-book easy Abundance and different self-help books concentrating on the modern lady.
By Louise Rennison
The intercourse God has left the rustic, taking Georgia's center with him. So she makes a decision to exhibit glaciosity to all boys -- a lady can in simple terms have her center damaged such a lot of occasions. till she meets Masimo, the recent singer for the Stiff Dylans. The intercourse God is long gone, yet right here comes the Dreamboat, and Georgia's away giggling on a quick camel (whatever that means).
By Sarah Bird
From the commonly praised writer of The Yokota officials membership and The Flamenco Academy, a singular as hilarious because it is heartbreaking a few unmarried mother and her seventeen-year-old daughter studying how you can enable pass in that precarious second prior to university empties the nest. within the hole 12 months, instructed with excellent pitch from either issues of view, we meet Cam Lightsey, lactation advisor extraordinaire, a divorc?e nonetheless secretly wearing a torch for the ex who dumped her, a suburban misfit who’s given up her insurgent goals so her basically baby can get an excellent schooling. We additionally research the secrets and techniques of Aubrey Lightsey, uninterested in being the dutiful, grade-grubbing band geek, able to explode from in need of her “real” lifestyles to start, attempting to work out love with boys weaned on net porn.When Aubrey meets Tyler Moldenhauer, soccer idol–sex god with a perilous previous, the fuse is lit. Late-bloomer Aubrey metastasizes into Cam’s worst silent, sullen teenager nightmare, a lady with 0 curiosity in collage. Worse, at the sly Aubrey’s involved together with her father, who left whilst she was once to hitch a celebrity-ridden nutball cult.As the radical unfolds—with humor, edge-of-your-seat suspense, and penetrating insights approximately love within the twenty-first century—the goals of daughter, mom, and father chart an inevitable, yet possibly no longer deadly, collision . . .
By Carlton III Mellick
Friday the thirteenth meets customer Q. Apeshit is Mellick's love letter to the nice and bad B-horror motion picture style. Six stylish young children (three cheerleaders and 3 soccer gamers) visit an remoted cabin within the mountains for a weekend of ingesting, partying, and loopy intercourse, simply to discover themselves in the course of a existence and loss of life fight opposed to a horribly mutated psychotic freak that simply will not remain lifeless. Mellick parodies this horror clich? and twists it into whatever deeper and stranger. it's the literary identical of a grindhouse movie. it's a splatter punk's rainy dream. it really is possibly some of the most fucked up books ever written. while you're partial to Takashi Miike, Evil useless, early Peter Jackson, or Eurotrash horror, then you definately needs to learn this booklet.
By Janet Evanovich
There is by no means a lifeless second for the citizens of Beaumont, South Carolina. in recent years, a warmth wave's spiked the mercury-and everyone's intercourse force! nowadays, while Jamie runs into Max, it is all she will be able to don't to rip his outfits off-and the sensation is mutual. yet difficulty turns out to persist with Max like moths to a flame, and Jamie suspects he is all unsuitable for her. in the meantime, the underwear store is having a sale on safe to eat undies, whereas the bakery's promoting aphrodisiac-laced cakes and x-rated birthday truffles. Even Jamie's puppy, Fleas, is dodging passes from the amorous French poodle round the corner! but if a person starts off bumping off a number of the town's extra demanding electorate, all clues lead directly to the hot personals part in Jamie's newspaper. beautiful quickly, issues are becoming scorching and heavy, as Max and Jamie commence uncovering secrets-and undressing every one other...
By Oliver Lutz Radtke
More Chinglish: talking in Tongues deals a clean examine the accidental yet very humorous artistic misuses of the English language in chinese language highway indicators, items, and advertisements. get pleasure from a hundred brand-new examples of this targeted cultural history, which, because of efforts from the chinese language govt to wipe out all varieties of flawed signage and advertisements, is ready to vanish.
Oliver Lutz Radtke is the writer of Chinglish: present in Translation. He works as a multimedia manufacturer and editor in Beijing.
By Fannie Flagg
Welcome to the area, female child! is the humorous, severe, and compelling new novel by means of Fannie Flagg, writer of the loved Fried eco-friendly Tomatoes on the Whistle cease Cafe (and prize-winning co-writer of the vintage movie).
Once back, Flagg's humor and admire and affection for her characters shine forth. Many inhabit small-town or suburban the United States. yet this time, her heroine is city: a brainy, appealing, and impressive emerging megastar of Seventies tv. Dena Nordstrom, delight of the community, is a lady whose destiny is filled with promise, her current wealthy with issues, and her earlier marked by way of mystery.
By Amanda Cross
By Carlton III Mellick
A bizarro Christmas story... jam-packed with intercourse and violenceSanta is not the jolly previous elf he is been defined as in kid's tales. he is a piece extra gruesome than that. His eyes are pimento-stuffed olives, his enamel are walnuts, and his physique is made up of sausages. One snowy Christmas Eve, whereas traveling the Fry relations, Sausagey Santa is attacked through an evil strength that's pushed to smash Christmas eternally. It is an anti-Christmas spirit that loathes every little thing having to do with youngsters and Jesus. After it steals his magic bag of offers, Santa calls upon Matthew Fry and his spouse, Decapitron (a brutish warrior lady with a unusual Christmas fetish and a sweet cane sword), to assist get it again and retailer Christmas for everybody. it is the maximum sausage-spewing, elf-raping, zombie-killing, Transformer-fucking, reindeer-exploding, snowman-battling, adventure-rocking, bizarro Christmas tale OF ALL TIME!!!
By Janet Evanovich
A "saintly" previous candy-store proprietor is at the lam-and bounty hunter extraordinaire Stephanie Plum is at the case. because the physique count number rises, Stephanie reveals herself facing useless drug buyers and slippery fugitives at the chase of her lifestyles. And with the aid of eccentric family and friends, Steph needs to see to it that this example does not turn out being her last...