Books tagged: avant garde

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The Art of Acquiring: A Portrait of Etta & Claribel Cone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
For four and a half decades, Etta and Claribel Cone roamed artists' studios and art galleries in Europe, building one of the largest, most important art collections in the world. In 1949, they awarded all their holdings to the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2002, that collection was valued at nearly $1 billion, making them two of the most philanthropic art collectors of our age. This is their story.
At Rope's End
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010 by Evil Ink. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Monique has recently found her way back to civilisation - or so it seems. All her friends appear to have died during her absence.
The Atheist Vignettes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Highly satirical and humorous while scathingly poking holes in the armor of religious belief, The Atheist Vignettes is an irreverent, sometimes didactic, but always entertaining novella of “associative fiction” that weaves short stories, playlettes, news reports, internet chats and other literary forms into a very human story with an unexpected ending. Even the "author" is a character!
Sonant
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Price: Free! Words: 139,080. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Something strange lurks in a vacuum-sealed bell jar in a wealthy eccentric's parlor, feeding on the unearthly sounds his musical mercenaries create. When suicide attempt survivor Aerie Walker passes his audition, her life takes a major turn for the weird.
Awful, Ohio
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Price: Free! Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"An intriguing monster." Troy Slushy's exposure to his life-decimating job, depressed wife, and crumbling home encourage his desire for a life in perpetual darkness. It becomes his objective to destroy the bright, menacing beast that removes him from the ecstasy of his dreams, only to expose him to all of these worthless possessions. Troy Slushy declares that his mission is to destroy the sun.
The holy of the Unholy or (The Fallen Where Yuppies Go to Die) (A One-Act play)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Plays » American / African American
a conceptiual absurdest comedy asking the quest of what if... what if the gods that be are really the immoral instagators of morality. that God and Lucifer are really in the same league to only control the world as their pesents, with the concept of Jesus geting a mortal pragnet of what the heavens are forced to do about it to spin it into the raising of the undead of, in the revelations.
Pahoa Village Utility Poles
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Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
A photo essay in a hybrid-spirit of Aaron Siskind and Edward Ruscha. Contains about 20 color images. An exploration into texture, variegation, and color, this book has left the author's mother saying, 'Tut, why can't you take normal vacation pictures?'
Cannibal Lovers (a flash fiction story)
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Series: Weird Supernatural Horror, Story 5. Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A little piece of dark, experimental avant garde noir. By 'little' I mean one paragraph. Make of it what you will and let me know if you like it. I generally write prose or poetry, this is something in between, more stream-of-conscience.
God Damsel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"The poems are like the bizarre, hybrid-mutant animals slithering around the island of Dr. Moreau—cross-breeds of humor, whimsy, sharp intelligence, and deep—near unspeakable—sadness." Jennifer L. Knox
Outside Music, Inside Voices: Dialogues on Improvisation and the Spirit of Creative Music
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Outside Music, Inside Voices is an exploration of the outer realm of music and the inner voices of creative musicians. Guitarist-composer Garrison Fewell’s book shares musician-to-musician dialogues centered around the ways in which spiritual values inform the lives and art of improvisers.