Books tagged: absurdism

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Tuesdays At Three
You set the price! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Every Tuesdays at three o'clock six writers meet in their local hip coffee shop to discuss plot structure, artistic angst and encouragement. Then one Tuesday only five show up. The next Tuesday only four. It's Ten Little Indians meet Neil Gaiman in this short story about inspiration, frustration and possibly murder.
A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00)
On his first afternoon in Mexico, George finds himself at a beach bar frequented by strange characters with even stranger pasts. As happy hour progresses, George's mood turns from confusion to disbelief. Who are these people? A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico is a surreal ride for anyone who has looked at a bad invention and wondered, "why?"
The Stranger by Albert Camus: A Critical Introduction (Revised Edition)
Series: Crtical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The Second Edition of this popular critical study has been significantly expanded and completely revised, making it the most thorough single-volume study of Camus’ classic novel. A Critical Introduction places Camus’ ideas in context. It contains a detailed introduction to Camus' early essays and works. Guiding questions and detailed analysis of each chapter of the text are included.
Stoner, Unincorporated
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(3.00)
Stoner, Unincorporated is about the shooting of Kevin Carter, Bylaws Officer of the Township of Stoner. It is also the story of three men, lost in existential crisis of their own making. It is a story of a town where the undercover narcotics officers outnumber the drug users by two to one. It is a story of love, of faith, of economics and of Bigfoot.
Superunknown - Of Fairytales and Grunge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / existentialism
If you received the penultimate comprehension and knowledge of the reason for being... what then? Reaching our dreams, the pinnacle of human aspirations. Go to school, grow up, work and die. Fairytales. Grunge. Tackling deep questions dear to readers of all ages, "Superunknown" is a tale of the human search for meaning, and of someone who might know an answer...
Migrations, Volume II: Only the Deplorable
Series: Migrations. Price: Free! Words: 161,250. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Epistemology
Was it possible to feel nostalgic about something that had never happened to him, possible for nostalgia to be taken in by the body as a free pathogen to infect the consciousness with stray sentiments? Perhaps, in his dreams, he had traveled back in time, or even drifted into another dimension of space-time and inhabited the body, experiences, and nostalgia of another.
Better the Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A revised edition of a collection of stories totalling 100,000 words of fiction that span the entirety of the career of cult author Rhys Hughes.... Ghosts, vampires, mythological beings, eccentrics, mad inventors, demons and other strange beings can be found cavorting here, sometimes seriously, sometimes comically, with original and unique results.
Stacked: a play in one act
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Are human beings doomed to muddle through a dreary existence? Can we do better than put a brave face on it, as Camus recommended in "The Myth of Sysiphus"? In this one-act play--a classic response to existential favorites such as "Waiting for Godot"--two actors wrestle with science, religion, an unseen director, and their own choices about how they'll interpret the script they've been given.
The Gardenias of Octogenarian Insights
Series: Relevant Contemporary Poetry, Book 4. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Ouroboros Independent Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Relevant contemporary poetry exploring matters of science, the arts, metaphysics, economics and magic. Absurdly, surrealistically modern.
The Swan's Coconut Cream Eyes
Series: Relevant Contemporary Poetry, Book 3. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Ouroboros Independent Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Relevant contemporary poetry exploring matters of science, the arts, metaphysics, economics and magic. Absurdly, surrealistically modern.