Books tagged: postmodern fiction

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The Box
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,690. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010 by Nebulous Mooch. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What’s in the box? Indy would sure like to know. When Tom offers Indy two thousand dollars to transport a mysterious box across the country, she reluctantly agrees to do it. She doesn’t really need the money, but could use some adventure in her life. Accompanied by her ex-boyfriend, Koji, and flower child friend, Eve, Indy embarks on a journey that is bound to be anything but ordinary.
The Novagem
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An odd young man is smitten by an antique store clerk. During one of his awkward attempts at wooing her, the young man comes across a book on the 1915 San Francisco Pan-Pacific Exposition that will overturn his notion of reality and inspire him to join forces with a secret organization hell-bent on proving that the sun is not a star.
Postmodernist Reality: Postmodernist Fiction, Realism, and the Representation of Reality
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by MC Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Realism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory
This eloquent introduction to postmodernism explores how post-war British fiction reinvents and re-evaluates the literary conventions of Realism. By focusing on the modes postmodern Bristish novelists approach the relations between past and present, the elusiveness of history, and the distortions of memory, the author shows how Realism is extended to portray multiple realities.
Metamorphosis In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A business man wakes up and discovers he has been turned into a cockroach of sorts! Beginnings don't get much better then that! Unfortunately, a hundred years has made most translations of Kafka's classic work feel a bit dated. BookCaps can help with this fresh translation for the modern reader.
We Were Children
Price: Free! Words: 27,230. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories with sharp edges and dark corners, 'We Were Children' is an experiment in genre and style from author Matthew Morgan. These tales range from a cemetery in Paris to an inner-city flat that won't let its tenant go, from a man with no memory of himself to a couple's complicated relationship with time.
Our Multimedia Home in the Stars - For B/W eReaders
You set the price! Words: 54,060. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Eight different worlds of the multiverse dance and collide like a vinaigrette shaken quickly.
So Dark, the Con of Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,830. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Transgressional
Told over the course of a few days, it is a young man's plight against the mediocrity, crippling monotony, and apathy of modern society. While standing on the precipice of what he sees as humanity's next great overcoming, a series of events and chance meetings cast him on a brief, life-affirming journey into the depths of his unconscious that changes everything.