Books tagged: sisyphus

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The Bride Who Only Wore Black (And Other Stories)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These fifteen stories stretch from man's beginning, from the Myth of Sisyphus reimagined to the literal landscape we recognize today as our own, from the relationships Aeneas had with women in 1200 BCE to the way a woman endures the damage soldiers did to her mother during WWII. Each story, modestly conceived, is driven by human kind’s psychological nature.
Shroudeaters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,740. Language: Australian English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Is immortality a gift or a curse? Would it provide the opportunity to find the answers to the age-old questions that haunt humanity, or would it be a torment to be endured for time without end? The French vampire, Juliana Celeste, knows the answer, but will Christian Carfax, a young idealist from the Antipodes, listen to her?
The Devil's Playground
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This poetry collection is an extended metaphor set to tell the story of Bosnia. This collection tells you the depth of character, the despair and isolation, and the beauty of being a Bosnian...from the poetic pen of a Bosnian scholar.
"The Myth of Sisyphus" and "The Stranger" by Albert Camus: Two Study Guides
Series: Study Guides, Book 1. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / French
This guide for students is aimed to support the study of the two texts, not to replace that study. The Myth of Sisyphus provides Camus' philosophical introduction to The Stranger. Introductions and commentaries keep readers on-track, but the questions are designed to get you thinking and talking and deepen your understanding.
Modern Pulp Heroes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,880. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
While most New Pulp histories trace their history back to the 20s and 30s, Pulp Empire is proud to introduce eight new stories of pulp fiction action set in the present day. From Terry Alexander's E-31 to Teel James Glenn's Deacon Furie to Caine Dorr's Commander Knight, Modern Pulp Heroes features over half a dozen great New Pulp heroes, many appearing here for the first time!
UnMythed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
This collection of poems reveals the myths within the myths revealed: what might Pandora, Circe, Penelope, Eurydice, Persephone, the Gorgons, and others have thought and done if they had not been the creations of a chauvinist patriarchy?