Books tagged: absurdist

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New Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Calling the new girl, Lucy, odd ends up more than a tad bit of understatement. In a short period of time, she frees Amber of her inhibitions, her prestigious corporate project, her teeth, her sense of style…and her sanity. A bizarre tale of corporate cannibalism…or a generous sacrifice for a fellow human being? All depends on your perspective.
The Sun Shone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An epic tale of release from the binds of blissful delusion, addiction and a very messy home filled with grand and unusual houseguests.
Dirt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Due to an untimely mishap with a runaway piano, a thief and a homeless lady with a very pointy umbrella, Harold meets an unusual segment of the neighborhood, all of whom live inside a single tree planter box on a New York City Street.
Boots
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Price: Free! Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
From a rat’s eye view of the London blitz to a cadaver with a complaint about the size of her coffin, this collection of short stories brings us into a comically surreal world that will leave you questioning your ability to tell up from down.
Armwrestling the Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When an alien world mutates, who is to say what is and what is not human?
A Picnic for Perverts
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,680. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An amusing book of short comedy stories and entertaining letters written to celebrities. Written with great imagination it combines as diverse a topics as The Beatles, Steve Jobs, Kidnap, Pigeons, Pick Up Artists, Bus Drivers, Adultery, Horoscopes and Futurology into a funny lighthearted read. Most similar in style to thw work of George Saunders, David Sedaris, Augusten Burroughs or Douglas Adams.
Senseless Confidential
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A wild, wacky crime thriller through the backwoods of the Oregon Cascades takes brokenhearted Nick Prince, employee of the U.S. "Senseless" Bureau to the doorsteps of reluctant respondents with whom he's required to conduct a census interview. One remote address in the tiny forest town of Elwood lands Nick in a heap of trouble. You won't know whether to laugh or cry as Nick tries to save himself.
The Story of Albert Ross
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: British English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
'The Story of Albert Ross' tells the tale of a simple man who spends the vast majority of his time in front of his TV. It is delightfully dark, occasionally witty, oddly enchanting and brings new meaning to the term 'the power of television'. It's hard to say much more without spoiling the fun of reading it, so just get on with it and download it right now.
Existence Is Futile
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There are three things which can irrevocably change a man's life - the death of a loved one, a moment of revelation and saying the wrong thing at precisely the wrong time. Unfortunately for Professor Henry Tomlinson, he has recently experienced all three. And it's those experiences which threaten to push him over the edge.
The Earworm Inception
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,950. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These mad stories make up the latest by Jon Konrath, a collection of 20 flash fiction narratives that cross between metafiction and experimental prose, telling grim and absurd fast-paced tales about Konrath's life in a twisted fashion.