Books tagged: kafkaesque

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I Am Invisible
You set the price! Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00)
A young man wakes up one day to discover he has turned invisible. At first, he takes advantage of his newfound ability before quickly learning invisibility is not such a desirable state.
Letters to Kafka
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2017 by CentreHouse Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The funny, tragic, sometimes hilarious letters to a latterday Franz Kafka, whose insights into the existential dilemmas of contemporary being continue to be misunderstood, and sometimes dangerously so.
Park and Die - An Unsafe Journey
Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2017 by wotnext press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00)
Against all advice, in extreme wintry conditions, an arrogant man insists on using a Park and Ride bus service. As a consequence, he finds himself locked into a situation that’s becoming increasingly tense and unpleasant. But when opportunities arise for him to escape, and get home safely, will he be too obstinate to take them? And anyway, what’s the worst that can happen?
The House with Twelve Rooms
Price: Free! Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Published in various literary journals, the stories that make up this collection have enjoyed reprints, translations, and pod-casting. Each of the stories touches on the themes of solitude and the unattainable longings of the heart. The author’s version of reality is that of her Bulgarian forebears—a reality that is lush and more colorful, and keeps a door ajar for the unexpected.
Airported to Knowhere
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Adventure » General
Agent 33 finds himself in the Charlotte airport on a September day in 2010. He befriends an older man from Florida in the check-in line, who later disappears with his luggage. While trying to find the apparent thief, he finds himself in a bit of a time-warp. After his mind resettles, he locates the Floridian in a food court with his luggage. A vanishing act and a finger-waggling scolding ensue.
Imaginary Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,240. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
‘Imaginary Friends’ is a book of engaging and insightful short stories by M D Curzon, the author of ‘Anticipation’. 'Imaginary Friends' includes the title story and a dozen others, from the experimental juvenilia of 'Space Stations and Weather Balloons' through to the beautifully refined 'One Thing in Light of Another'.
Atlas, Broken
Price: Free! Words: 20,570. Language: Australian English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
(4.25)
“Things go right all the time, Hank. Just not for the right people.” Henry Ludlow is a man being crushed by the humdrum of modern life. His will is eroded as the world takes its toll on one little man. A depressing tale of a man's struggle against his life, 'Atlas, Broken', explores the burden of present-day strife.
Neurotica
Price: Free! Words: 36,440. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Within these sixteen short stories you will travel into another dimension - a dimension of the mind. A journey into a fantastic realm where imagination knows no bounds. Where dreams and reality make strange bedfellows and logic and madness fight for the blanket. That's the signpost up ahead— your next stop, Neurotica!
Breed The Secret Design To Maintain Racial Inequality Among The Despised Classes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,040. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by GEPUBCO. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Screenplays » War
Breed chronicles the incredible transformation of a cute and loveable kitten into a brutal dictator. Along the way our hero is forced to realize the complexity of the world he lives in as he is coerced to make one compromise after another. This Kafkaesque novel delves into the darkest corners of the human condition in search of the causes of racism and inequality.
The Part To No Genesis
Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.00)
A man with a hump on his back awakens from a coma only to find that the hump is missing ... and so is his wife.