Books tagged: slipstream

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Fear of Widths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Home for his parents' funeral ... all the familiar, yet unfamiliar, things. And the horizon. How could he have forgotten the horizon? Mind-bending fiction from a Hugo-winning author.
100 Years of Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,480. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the early years of the 20th Century, a servant of an English lord arrives in an isolated county among the hills of Appalachia and begins work on a house large enough and fine enough for retiring nobility. For retirement seems to be the goal of Richard Abingdon. Retirement from the nobility, retirement from the world, retirement from life.
Ichthyology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"The doctors said, when she was born, that the gills would eventually fade away on their own." "Michael Hartford's "Ichthyology" is brutal and eloquently told, a brilliant carnage of a story about a half-girl, half-reptilian fish whose provocative imagery swells up from the page." - Brooke Hall, "Baltimore City Paper"
Fevered Visions: Ten Tales from the Febrile Hinterlands of Reason
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott presents ten tales from the febrile hinterlands of reason. The stories probe shades of light and dark, from hilarity to shadows of doom. The light-hearted farce of a man trapped on a 3,000 mile trip with his twin toddlers. A mysterious forest fortified by concertina wire of black-barbed briars. One man's quest to atone for nuclear holocaust.
Spell Circles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Collected fantasy short stories, 1999-2011 Desperate magic worked in the face of terrible danger. An old house with a hidden secret. An interview with a zombie. A woman allergic to the twenty-first century. A necromancer with evil written all over his face. Literally.
Convergence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's Temperance Hall's big day - her chance to exact revenge and ruin some lives. Just the kind of thing she relishes. But when all the skeletons in her closet converge in a tragic car wreck, only her mind-reading chauffeur understands the full significance of this life-changing event. This slipstream short story may leave you with second thoughts about . . . your thoughts.
The Monday Rebellion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Monday’s Child may be fair of face, but in this humorous off the wall fantasy, he’s also a rebel who wants the other days of the week to join him in the ultimate revolution.
Kank's Last Breath
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Great treasures can lie in the most prosiac of places...which only makes a true find all the more miraculous. When it comes to accquiring the rarest of treasures, this passionate collector will heed no boundries - not of time, nor expense, nor of ethics to get what he wants. Includes bonus story: "Once Upon A Time...At The Learning Annex."
Feather: Tales of Isolation and Descent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,440. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In these nine stories and novellas, David Rix weaves an enigmatic web of fictions at the shifting intersections of Slipstream, Horror and Science Fiction. Feather passes from remote beaches and salt marshes covered with samphire and grey sky to more human wildernesses in London and Ljubljana – always on the move and always making encounters. Always touching people with her own magic.
Blue City: A Novel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Recovering from a life-altering tragedy, Greg - bright, formerly-ambitious - has grown to accept life’s little curveballs. Then a mysterious, half-mad, figure crosses his path. The pair become inextricably bound, sending Greg on a nocturnal comic quest to recover something the madman has taken from him, something that truly does still matter - even if it means facing the phantoms of his past.