Books tagged: metafiction

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Murmurs: Gathered Stories Vol. One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by OW Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Murmurs: Gathered Stories Vol. One brings together nine previously published stories hand selected to best represent the darkness prevalent in much of Caleb J. Ross’ fiction. Deformities, parenthood, childhood, each treated with literary integrity, come together to map the visceral, gut-wrenching side of family life.
Toren the Apprentice's Tale, Book 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,900. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Have you ever been swept away by a story? If you have, you know the magic of the storyteller--and you know that magic is real. That is 17-year-old Toren's magic . . but is she brave enough to accept the power that lies within her?
Toren the Teller's Flight, Book 2
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Have you ever been swept away by a story? If you have, you know the magic of the storyteller--and you know that magic is real. That is seventeen-year-old Toren's magic . . . but is she brave enough to accept the power that lies within her?
Toren the Teller's Tale
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Have you ever been swept away by a story? If you have, you know the magic of the storyteller--and you know that magic is real. That is seventeen-year-old Toren's magic . . . but is she brave enough to accept the power that lies within her?
Future Perfect
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 164,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Investigation into a cryptic email leads ambitious contractor James Smith to an obscure conspiracy possibly involving CEO Jack Gordon-the CEO who’s just unexpectedly promoted him to the leadership team of a secret national surveillance project. Soon James’s world begins to resemble one dystopia after another-just as predicted by the Pluto conspiracy and the Gordon family’s literary acquaintances.
True Fear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
"I've got a walking skeleton with glowing red eyes. How lame is that?” Michael Prinzik is trying to write a horror novel. But as his beloved dog Mopsy becomes ill, he becomes aware of the meaning of TRUE HORROR. A sweet, sad story for the parents of "fur babies" and lovers of genre fiction.
Exaltations
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,390. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Peter Refton is a biographer who travels parallel worlds in the multiverse, gathering the lives of fascinating and pivotal people. But Refton is besieged by hostile Stories who are jealous and controlling of the humans who inhabit their constrained worlds and timelines. Aided by a knight, an ancestress, a sorceress muse, and twin warriors, Peter Refton is on a Quest-- --but Quest is a Story ...
Telling Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 95,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Telling Tales is John Wheatcroft’s latest collection of ten stories that explore the human condition as well as (in the first and last work) the nature of fiction itself. The stories exemply the same qualities that led Jay Neugeboren in a New York Times Book Review to say of an earlier collection, “Mr. Wheatcroft ... gives us tales that are stark and memorable.”
Writer Rob Strangle Explains Why Ace Cola Sucks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Dunkerron Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Forced to defend his position on Ace Cola, ninth-grader Rob Stangle hands off the task to his alter ego, the imaginary author Cliff Stone. Cliff will stop at nothing to get at the truth, barreling headlong toward a confrontation that will shake the foundation of Rob's world, tearing loose on a meta-fictional voyage of discovery into the heart of a strange mystery Rob doesn't dare face alone.
Milligan and Murphy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Fandango Virtual. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
On one level this could be a farcical tale reminiscent of the work of Flann O’Brien about a pair of Irish layabouts who somehow run away from home by accident and are helped find their way by a number of eccentric characters; on another it might be a metafiction about the nature of writing inspired by Samuel Beckett or maybe it’s just a silly book like ‘Puckoon’. Then again it could be all three.