Books tagged: surreal fiction

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Drifter
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
I drift. It's what I do. I float along, searching for you. You are my purpose, my one and only goal, and I am very patient. We are drifters, you and I...
Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
Affair is a novel by Nick Stokes. A man who collects sticks and gathers stones has an affair with a woman in the woods and struggles to return to his wife. An author writes about a man having an affair in order to destroy the man and discover who he is. The two stories are woven and inextricable. Affair was serialized by The Seattle Star from 2012-2014.
Rise, then Descend
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(4.00)
A modern dispossessed man climbs a sacred mound that an ancient native civilization builds. They descend. Rise, then Descend, a short story, was first published in Crab Orchard Review, Vol. 18 #1.
Orphan of Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hank is a sleep-deprived teenager who finds himself in another world when he tries to take a shortcut to a party. His journey through this other world leads him to a rotting land of despair in search of an abducted baby lint ball. During Hank’s adventure he encounters many odd characters including: a mysterious parliament of owls and Bigfoot clones on acid.
The Nova In The Attic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,330. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
"The Nova In The Attic" is a queer ghost story, one hundred years in the telling, that describes the enduring remnants of love after death.
Packaged
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00)
Tory’s life in Los Angeles is normal, recognizable, tolerable. Barely. A package arrives and suddenly the familiar morphs to strangeness, safety into menace. She must navigate the mysteries around her, try to understand her new reality before the violence surrounding the package destroys her and her friends.
The Spotless Leopard
Series: The Lost Forest, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(5.00)
Once long ago, or short ago if you haven't got much time, somewhere on the African savannah, a group of trees decided to form a wood. The wood became a forest and then a Lost Forest... Within and around the forest lived many animals. Some had quite unusual adventures.This is the tale of one, a leopard named Opa. One day Opa lost her spots. But that is only half the story.
Confessions of a Velour-Shirted Man: Collected Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,700. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literature » Literary
No matter what modern angst ails you, there is always the curative power of surreal, modern, short fiction. If Rod Serling and Patricia Highsmith had a bastard child (and who's to say they didn't?) and that bastard started writing... well, the feverish results might be much like these unforced "Confessions."
The Operation
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00)
A late night knock at a door starts a ‘Kafkaesque’ tale of confusion and frustration in this latest 4,000 word short story from British writer Colin Marks.
Don't Clean the Aquarium - Volume I in the Complete Works of Jeffrey Osier
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
This book comprises some of the author's earliest and most memorable stories. Often touted as a successor to Lovecraft, and compared to Thomas Ligotti, Osier's work is dark, surreal, and guaranteed to leave you with images that will haunt you long after you finish reading.