Books tagged: borges

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In the Library
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Lowell never thought a library could be the most dangerous place in the universe. Then he gets an assignment to retrieve a book from the Universal Library. He soon encounters marauding bands of library patrons crazed with blood lust. Before long Lowell is in a battle to the death that will test his strength, his courage, and his dedication to the beneficial effects of books and literature.
Creators of Small Worlds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Andrea had one chance to talk to Chris Demoulin before he unleashed horror on Las Vegas—and failed. Now the question isn’t, “could she have stopped him?” but, “can she keep stop herself from becoming just like him?”
Life and Borges
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story about loss.
The Vault of Everything
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
A visit to the Library of Babel, where every possible book that could exist may be found.
A Short Stay in Hell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by Strange Violin Editions. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An ordinary family man, geologist, and Mormon, Soren Johansson has always believed he'll be reunited with his loved ones after death in an eternal hereafter. Then, he dies. Soren wakes to find himself cast by a God he has never heard of into a Hell whose dimensions he can barely grasp: a vast library he can only escape from by finding the book that contains the story of his life.
Fossiloctopus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A strange and unsettling collection of short fiction from World Fantasy Award-winning editor and author Forrest Aguirre. Explore this bizzare cabinet of curiosities culled from the pages of such places as 3rd Bed, Gargoyle, American Letters & Commentary, Diagram, Exquisite Corpse, and others. Open the door to a museum of surreal curiosities and stare into the eyes of the Fossiloctopus!
Hell's Father
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Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Jesus of Nazareth never expounded upon Hell. Never talked of fire and brimstone. The Hell we all know and love never crossed His mind. This Hell is a later invention, and the inventor has a name: Tertullian.
The Great Leap Forward
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Imagine that Kafka, Borges and Wittgenstein, after binging on Fu Manchu novels and the Illuminatus trilogy, all sat down to write a spy thriller, with a little help from Lewis Carroll. Set the novel in China in 1978 and tune in to Radio Beijing for the astonishing announcement: China will unilaterally disarm. Is this a Great Leap Forward for mankind--or a plot to take over the world?
Borges - Ficciones in 1,000 Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
You’ve just made the first step to finding the perfect read for your weekend, vacation or coffee breaks. “Ficciones” in 1,000 words is exactly what it suggests – a 1,000-word summary of “Ficciones”. This download will give you a first-person view into the story of this e-book.
The Flesh of the Gods at Kv62
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On November 4, 1922 the Tomb of Tutankhamun is discovered. A magical realist story inspired by Jorge Luis Borges.