Books tagged: metafiction

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The Further Fangs of Suet Pudding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00)
What happens when apeman good meets marshmallow evil? In a forgotten corner of Africa, an eccentric club of veteran flyers must confront the unexpected arrival of a violet-scented jelloid Nazi with all the evil powers of a psychic pudding at his disposal! Only the apeman test pilot Stringent Strange has a chance to prevent the repulsive invader from achieving total world domination!!
A Century is Nothing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Zen
A work of metafiction with a Gonzo attitude. On 9/11 a prescient Vietnam Veteran was in the Sahara. He met Omar, a blind Touareg writer in exile. They moved to Cadiz, Spain and later an isolated mountain pueblo where they wrote about the past, present and future. Their stories inside stories incorporate diverse world cultures and spiritual awareness. Life is CAT: chance, aptitude and timing
Angelica
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(4.50)
This is probably a short story you should skip, you'll sleep better... trust us.
Ellipses...
Price: Free! Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(3.00)
Lube up, dear reader, because this is the story that happens when the Muse starts talking dirty to you. This is a ten minute fellatio for your mind - sloppy and in your face. This is…
The Double Crossing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Step5 Transmedia. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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.
Drawn to Disaster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,580. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.83)
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 Longing of Shiina Ryo vol. 2
Price: Free! Words: 72,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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...
Milligan and Murphy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,380. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Fandango Virtual. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Writer Rob Strangle Explains Why Ace Cola Sucks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Dunkerron Press posulliv@dunkerron.com. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.
Telling Tales
Price: Free! Words: 95,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: 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.”