Category «General Humourous Fiction»

So ist meine Welt (German Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Joachim "Bommel" Fischer

Vor intestine zwölf Jahren hängte der in Bremen ansässige Chemiker Joachim Fischer seinen Beruf an den Nagel und beschloss, von nun an nur noch als freischaffender Künstler tätig zu sein. In Bremen ist er, der mit der Bommelmütze von der sein Spitzname her rührt, vor allem durch seine Kunstaktionen mit rot-weißem Klebeband bekannt. So kam auch für ihn der Anruf der Kreiszeitung Syke überraschend, deren Redaktion ihn bat, Glossen unter dem Titel „Bommels Welt“ zu schreiben. Aus den seit vier Jahren regelmäßig erscheinenden Kurztexten hat der Autor nun ein Buch zusammengestellt, das im September erstmalig im Sujet-Verlag Bremen erscheint. Joachim „Bommel“ Fischer berichtet in seinen Glossen humorvoll von alltäglichen Erlebnissen, widmet sich der Kunst und der deutschen Sprache ebenso wie Kindheitsträumen und -erinnerungen.

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stan rosen's The Friendly Ghosts PDF

By stan rosen

After over 50 years of telling bedtime tales to his young ones and grandchildren, first time writer Stan Rosen, has compiled the adventures of his pleasant ghosts into this pleasant, funny kid's bedtime tale. keep on with Toboo and Metooboo on their wacky adventures and study something or alongside the way in which. Plus, all gains from the sale of the publication will gain the ALS organization in reminiscence of Stan's spouse of fifty five years.

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New PDF release: The Man With the Grasshopper Mind

By Peter Innes

"The guy With the Grasshopper brain is a satirical romp, a burlesque of gender politics within the groves of academe. Dr. Douglas Ian MacPherson (Mac) is a professor at Daventry college. In his position as a scientist, he is aware rats, notwithstanding no longer, it seems that, ladies.

He starts by means of clashing with Dr. Naomi Gelsey-Ashdown of the dep. of Women’s and Gender stories, is going directly to offend each girl on campus, and ends by means of alienating the affections (such as they have been) of his spouse.

Even Mac’s colleagues don’t care to understand him, and apart from his puppy, he has just one pal and true—his marriage counselor and ingesting spouse, Dr. Yeti Bahnjakris."

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Download e-book for iPad: MONTE CASSINO: Norsk Utgave (Sven Hazels serie krigsromaner) by SVEN HAZEL

By SVEN HAZEL

«… PÅ NIVÅ MED HOMERS BESKRIVELSE AV TROJANERKRIGEN» Neue Zeitung, Tyskland

Monte Cassino, det hellige klosteret nordvest for Napoli. Tyskerne hadde bygd ut sizeable forsvarsstillinger. Slaget om Monte Cassino vinteren og våren 1944 skulle bli et ubeskrivelig helvete både for forsvarere og angripere. De allierte setter lodge alt de har av fly, artilleri, panser og infanteri fra mange nasjoner. De tyske styrkene er anført av sine fremste elitestyrker. Hit kommer også 27. Panserregiment – strafferegimentet. Ingen venter at noen herfra skal overleve, males noen gjør det.

Sven Hazel var kommandert til en straffebataljon som menig soldat i den tyske krigsmakten. Nærgående og med brutal realisme skildrer han krigens grusomheter, nazistenes forbrytelser og soldatenes kyniske, grovkornede humor. Med et salg på mer enn 50 millioner eksemplarer er dette verdens mest solgte krigsbøker.

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The Old Faerie (First of a series) by Whimsey C Nimble PDF

By Whimsey C Nimble

stuck in a male physique after years of being lady, Flumaria Greenwood, now Flem eco-friendly, is a Sylph down on his success, and mead his ally. finally making his approach from Thimbleberry Canyon to San Francoa Ramosa, he has came across a house within the city's greatest park in a cave at the back of a boulder - a gap lower than a rock, fairly. yet issues are taking a look up as he has unintentionally gotten a task! The widow Iris Fletcherman of Fletcherman's Nursery employed him immediate sooner or later after an extended botanical dialog. Our tale starts off his fourth day there.

Set within the language of gardening, and a yes satisfaction for people with a tendency for the golf green tongue, The outdated Faerie is set discovering yoursylph irrespective of how dire the conditions appear.

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Download e-book for kindle: You Can Never Have Enough Lips by Albert Them

By Albert Them

This selection of humor is stuffed with trenchant wit, with satirical items whose element pricks math academics, love tune lyrics, opossums, cannibals, and an obsessive-compulsive magician. On different pages, humor is self-deprecating and mild in its place, with wordplay relating to how we greet, train, argue, and focus on whizzed phlox!? there's a caution approximately carbon relationship and homework-eating canines, a Chrismas play for vibrant third-graders, and, in fact, a narrative of the destiny of a theater that didn't inventory adequate lips.

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Download e-book for kindle: Pesca al salmone nello Yemen (Italian Edition) by Paul Torday,Annamaria Raffo

By Paul Torday,Annamaria Raffo

Alfred Jones, un oscuro e timido ittiologo londinese che lavora in keeping with l’ente statale di tutela della pesca, viene incaricato da un ricchissimo sceicco yemenita di collaborare al progetto di introdurre il salmone tra le aride montagne dello Yemen. Alfred, consapevole dell’ assurdità del progetto in questione, all’inizio rifiuta, ma poi viene esortato advert accettare l’incarico – pena il rischio di licenziamento – dai suoi superiori, e quindi addirittura dal portavoce del primo ministro inglese, convinto in questo modo di poter sviare l’attenzione dell’opinione pubblica dalle tensioni della guerra in Iraq. Così Fred viene trascinato controvoglia in quest’impresa bizzarra e apparentemente impossibile insieme al carismatico e visionario sceicco e alla sua giovane assistente Harriet.
È solo l’inizio di una serie di avventure e disavventure esilaranti e tragicomiche che lo vedranno protagonista tra politici spregiudicati, terroristi islamici, nazionalisti scozzesi, pescatori lobbisti e dubbi sentimentali: Alfred, infatti, partirà in keeping with lo Yemen lasciandosi alle spalle un noioso matrimonio senza amore e molte delle certezze che lo hanno guidato fino a quel momento della sua vita.

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Get Chiseling Memories, Chasing Sleep PDF

By Carol A. Elliott

Julie Celaya is a firecracker who breaks all of the expectancies of family lifestyles. She is unconventional, made up our minds and outrageous, leaving a path of absurd and unforgettable tales, again and again demonstrating the traditional principle of accepting who we're and dealing with and round that fact.

Chiseling stories, Chasing Sleep is the fruits of Julie’s unusual encounters. With 40 autonomous essays, the publication leads readers via stories of an ungainly sexual come across in a highschool artwork room, a wedding thought within the sky whereas passengers have been required to maintain their seatbelts fixed, an ordeal run of having into a dear casket, and the attack of a psychiatrist in a wide medical institution in southern California. it's a ebook that works via a gradual accumulation of element, awarded again and again as snarky humor, manipulating turns, and secrets and techniques, rendering an underlying secret. This eccentric assortment unfolds like a real novel.

With succinct verbiage and infrequently coarse prose, writer Carol A. Elliott builds layers of symbolism into this specified learn. She employs 5 literary kinds, yielding the unforeseen. Is it her conversation that the viewers appreciates, the curler coaster of wit or the weird topics? Elliott leaves readers appreciating the randomness of existence and people blush-worthy moments that ensue while least expected.

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New PDF release: A Crow's Jamboree

By Peter Helmberger

In a comedy of affection and perfidy, a wealthy girl seeks the acquaintance of an extended unacknowledged grandson. grasping and unscrupulous, the woman’s youngsters hatch a fiendish plot to discredit the grandson, hence to exclude him from his grandmother’s will. A cousin plots mayhem and homicide. The grandson and the affection of his existence struggle to outlive and to rescue for the world’s appreciation a important portray that has been misplaced for almost a century. quickly, the Mob, petty crooks, heretical Christians, and several other transvestites subscribe to the motion, throwing the protagonist and his enemies into turmoil and confusion.

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Replevy for a Flute by T.R. St. George PDF

By T.R. St. George

It’s 1956 and the country Legislature has acted to get rid of potent August 1 the state’s Justice Courts and their presiding Justices-of-the-Peace and substitute them with Village Courts and Village courtroom judges (preferably Republicans) appointed pending the following election through GOP Governor Marcus Diptill. Mrs. Jane Klamatty, a feisty politically self sustaining fifty-something widow and the JP for 20 years in Hayfield, a dot at the Minnesota prairie, for that reason faces extermination. however the governor’s brother-in-law, a former Land supply U soccer celebrity, indicates up in her Justice court docket in mid-May, charged with a bad crime: passing a faculty bus with cease prolonged and caution lighting fixtures flashing. Can Klamatty, aided and abetted by way of her legal professional boyfriend internet Allen, parlay the brother-in-law right into a Village courtroom pass judgement on appointment? whereas at the same time adjudicating as to who, country Rep. Wolfe Strudel or his hated neighbor previous Jerry Hennessey, owns a prize noticed Poland China boar that survived a train-truck collision. A case Klamatty’s buddy Eddie Devlin, a reporter on the Winatchee Falls Bugle name, milks for a $5 AP award.

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