Books tagged: metafiction

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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.
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 posulliv@dunkerron.com. 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.
The Longing of Shiina Ryo vol. 2
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Price: Free! Words: 72,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
The second book in the trilogy! After the uncanny events of "first week case", new possibilities appear in front of the main characters. However, things are not what they seemed to be at first and so many issues have deeper roots than they assumed...
Drawn to Disaster
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,580. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A shape-shifting vortex of doom courts his captive, an amphibious historian, in this darkly humorous metafiction adventure. As Zarena tries to outwit Morgoz the Dark Destroyer and escape his metal claws, she's drawn into a world of wolf-boy minions, vengeful ex-girlfriends, hired killers, and advanced technology. Then he reveals a reality-bending secret--and insists she make a critical choice.
The Double Crossing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Step5 Transmedia. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Martin Main slips out of his own story and into the mind of his creator, all the rules come undone. At first, Martin just wants to understand who he really is. Soon he has a bigger question: Who made who? What if a player takes over the play…? An inmate takes over the asylum…? The asylum…is the play…is reality? The Double Crossing is a dark-SF story about identity. About 7,200 words.