Category Archives: Comedy

Hot Flush by Rosy Fenwicke

Euphemia Sage watched helplessly as Jane, covered in blood, clutched her precious jewelry and was bundled into the Mercedes. Just a few days earlier she’d discovered that Alison, her mousy receptionist at Sage Consulting, had been working as a loan … Continue reading

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Deadpan by Chris Bell

South Auckland standup comedy personality Ian Lethe is dead… Or is he? Most people’s death is untimely but Lethe is shocked to hear about his own demise on the radio. For an experienced comic, receiving news of your own death … Continue reading

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Screwed for Money by Andrene Low

Since puberty, Brenda has never had any issues with money: she’s always been well cared for by the old guys she’s latched onto. She provides the company and kudos, while they provide the cash. So for her to be screwed … Continue reading

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JACK just an ordinary dog in the dog house by Susan Tarr

CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK I’m Jack. I’m a real pedigree dog, and I’ve got real papers to prove it. My parents have abandoned me into boarding kennels in the Far North of New Zealand, while they travel the world. I’m … Continue reading

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The adventures of Lornackity and her pals by Diane Weatherhead

Illustrations by William Carden-Horton A delightful illustrated story of Lorna-Kate (Lornackity) and her friends at the Sundowners Home who escape boredom at last. The story is written with humour on the escapades of the residents, by Lorna-Kate’s daughter to keep … Continue reading

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Fair Weather Trampers by Julia Millen

Almost True Tramping Tales   RRP $30 Fair Weather Trampers: In the New Zealand Bush with the Cock & Bull Tramping Club with sketches by Barbara O’Reilly. One summer morning a group of drinking mates set out for a short … Continue reading

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The Boy in the Yellow Hat by Mike Doig

The Boy in the Yellow Hat and other whimsical tales from the Autumn Leaves Retirement Home.  RRP $32 The residents are all of a flutter. The Prince and his Duchess are coming for a visit. Marxist sympathiser George the gardener … Continue reading

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