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Book: Sleep Has No Master by Jon Konrath
Can we tell the difference between our dreams and reality? In his latest collection of short stories and flash fiction, Jon Konrath dances between metafiction and nihilism in an absurdist world of geek culture where cancer is the latest fashion trend, books have been replaced in schools with episodes of Barney Miller, time travel is possible but annoying because of the commercials, and mutant [...]
 
Book: The Broken Boots Guide to Astlavonia by Nathan Braund
Debt-ridden and divorced, Mark King wins a travel writing competition with a bogus article and is sent to Astlavonia, a former soviet state, to write its first ever guidebook. He stays with Augustus, a Fagin-like professor, who warns that all disputes are settled with a knife. This would be fine if Mark hadn't fallen in love with the daughter of the chief of police, a survivor of the Gulag and [...]
 
Book: Gilbert and Sulliman, and the Curse of the Red Spider by Mark Sutton
'Gilbert and Sulliman and the Curse of the Red Spider' is the deliciously dark tale of an unusual and unlikely friendship that is forged under bizarre circumstances. Gilbert Gorman is a lonely, bored middle-aged man, desperately seeking the love of a good woman. Instead, he finds himself inadvertently lumbered with a new house-mate and business partner in the form of the mysterious Sulliman [...]
 
Book: Gabriella by Alan Hardy
Gabriella is a proud, beautiful aristocrat. Jim is a shy, working-class rebel. Gabriella is eighteen. Jim is sixteen. They live their lives on opposite sides of the track. They meet one day by chance out on the sports field. You'll love this comic account of love during a cricket match, where red balls, long-handled bats and probing deliveries are ideal metaphors for the game of love. This is a [...]
 
Book: Pain Poems Prayer and Passion by May J. Panayi
A collection of poetry that takes a journey from the darkest, bleakest emotional landscape, through to a happy, peaceful place of light. On its travels, it visits mental illness, violence and surreal silliness, as well as scenes of nature and tranquility. It's a bit of a bipolar roller coaster ride, not really to be approached by the faint hearted and unwary.
 
Book: Arthur's Return by Duncan Wallace
Ever wondered what it would be like to finish school early and head off into the wider world in search of adventure? Well, this is exactly what Arthur decides to do. Though happy and content in the stillness and quiet of his home surroundings, Arthur's return is a tale of a young man's journey of exploration and self-discovery. A story that reflects on a life so far and of the youthful curiosity, [...]
 
Book: Weatherhead by J.M. Hushour
Nine months after his wife's death, a man is abducted from his house by a band of violent thieves and taken to a nightmarish city called Weatherhead. There he falls under the dark attentions of the cruel, despotic ruler of the city: the wife he thought dead. This a love story between a person still living and a person still dead. It is also a hate story between the same, a violent story populated [...]
 
Book: In the Seam by Kirk James Folk
In the Seam - By Kirk James Folk - You think you're having a rotten day? When nine year old Frank Frandoza's father goes on the lam, Frank is sentenced to attend public school, asphyxiated in a cave-in and awakens in a surreal realm known as the Seam. The Seam houses the essence of the comatose and unconscious and is overseen by a literal big cheese: a giant rogue dairy product who's exceeded his [...]
 
Book: Postcards from the Wasteland by Aaron Aaronson
Nihil wanders through his days, going wherever it is his steps take him. Through his journeys he encounters characters and situations bizarre, confusing, confounding, somber, surreal, painful, pitiful, pathetic, inconceivable, astonishing and absurd. But still, in this short novel, Nihil continues walking his steps, and all that he sees, all of it just postcards from the wasteland, leading to [...]
 
Book: A Touch of Pigskin by Dai Blatchford
Piers Prideaux's promising career at an Oxford College is brought to an abrupt end following the intervention of a new master, one Sebastian Slope. It is not quite as simple as that, matters in Oxford never are. In defending himself Prideaux is directly responsible for Slope being sacked, arrested and jailed for fraud. Years later Slope returns to Oxford and it becomes clear that he is bent on [...]
 
Book: Jeremy's Juicy Pair by Mark Sutton
A double-bill of perversion... 'Jeremy's Juicy Pair' contains the two full length novels, 'Jeremy and the Summer of Stalking', and it's sequel, 'Jeremy and the Winter of the World-Wide Stalker'. 'Jeremy and the Summer of Stalking' Jeremy Felliwell is a very strange and unhinged individual; recently released back into society from a mysterious 'establishment', and shunned by most of his family [...]
 
Book: White Sails by Ann Yu Huang
White Sails by Ann Yu Huang is a lyrical exploration of the surreality of one's life in response to one's dreams. Utilizing an array of elliptical lyrical styles, the collection delves deeply into the realm that underscores reality. "My very multi-cultural and multi-lingual upbringing fueled many dreams along my life journey. When my first chapbook was published, I began to realize the deep [...]
 
Book: The Poem-Skull (The Invocations Book 1) by J.M. Hushour
Serial layabout Shiv Tickle wakes up one morning to find a skull in her kitchen. But it isn't just any old skull. Nope! It's the Poem-Skull, a skull that speaks in poems and who very well be the harbinger of the most ridiculous apocalypse ever. Together, this barely functional duo will confront marriage to an asexual software designer on the verge of revolutionizing religion via software, [...]
 
Book: Jeremy and the Summer of Stalking - Complete Version by Mark Sutton
The greatest pervert and stalker that the United Kingdom has ever known is finally here in this full-length tale of warped desires and unhinged passion! Jeremy Felliwell is a very strange and unhinged individual; recently released back into society from a mysterious 'establishment', and shunned by most of his family because of 'that thing that happened with great auntie Mavis shortly after [...]
 
Book: Tokyo Pizza by Michael Lane
Shortlisted finalist in the 2013 NaNoWriWee 30-hour novel competition sponsored by HarperCollinsUK and The Kernel, Tokyo Pizza is a surreal ride mixing satire with pulp adventure. Five college students on an exchange program in Tokyo in the early 90s find themselves involved in a devious plot to blackmail one of their number. As they learn more about their situation, they discover their opponents [...]
 
Book: Grandad Miller, Serial Killer - The Complete Trilogy by Mark Sutton
You'll never feel safe on your allotment again... Brian Miller is a devoted family man in his seventies, with a sinister secret; in the nineteen sixties, he murdered three people and got away with it. But Brian put aside his murderous ways, focusing instead on enjoying a happy life with his new young family. Many years later, a personal tragedy results in Brian's long dormant blood-lust to rise [...]
 
Book: Glossolalia (The Agents of the Nevermind Book 1) by Tantra Bensko
What if your subconscious determined the fate of nations? Readers Favorite Award Gold Medal Winner - No one but her uncle Geoff would hire Nancy, considering her habit of snapping out of amnesiac fugues, wondering where she got her bruises and the scent of men's cologne. When she sees a crime of poison in progress at his company, D-CIDE, she chases the truck carrying away the chemical legally [...]
 
Book: Jeremy and the Winter of the World-Wide Stalker by Mark C Sutton
Britain's strangest pervert and stalker is back, weirder, filthier, and sexier than ever before! 'Jeremy and the Winter of the World-Wide Stalker' sees the return of Jeremy Felliwell, who, once again, has recently been released from a mysterious 'establishment' following his suicide (and inexplicable resurrection) six years earlier. Jeremy is now living a relatively happy existence in a new [...]
 
Book: Leo's Luck by Hugh Ashton
The good news: Leo has finally walked out on his wife after years of misery. The bad news: he finds his girlfriend in bed with another man. The good news: he's got 3,000,000 in the bank. The bad news: the bank is in Japan, he has no money to get there, and the money isn't really his anyway. The good news: he's taken on as a Killer Rabbit. The bad news: he doesn't know what a Killer Rabbit does. [...]
 
Book: SOL - A Light Novel by Max E. Keele
You are cordially invited to the greatest party ever summoned. The Anniversary of the Pyramids comes but once a millennium--everyone who's ever been anyone will be there! Refreshments, psychedelics, and Magicks of all flavors will be served. Bring your own astral projections. SOL is a modern fantasy novel that takes you on a surreal adventure beginning with an outstretched thumb and hitting an [...]
 
Book: The Rose Binder - 13 Rosy Tales of Horror (Short Oddities) by B. Marie Lucas
Our world is filled with all kinds of luck - good, bad, and the just plain weird. This book contains thirteen short unique stories harkening back to Alfred Hitchcock and the Twilight Zone. We dare you to take a read. You may leave looking at your world, and those in it, just a little bit differently. Embrace the strange and the surreal.
 
Book: Strange Love / Romance Not For Sale - Short Stories by Nowick Gray
Love stories from the twilight zone, these contemporary fairy tales of magic realism expose the dark and tender hearts of quirky characters seeking connection and redemption. Serving offbeat narratives, edgy realties, shifting identities, the stories blend the ironic with the erotic, nature and rural environments with the paranormal and surreal.
 
Book: Tribe of the Tiger by Joe Dacy
The streets. The ghetto. The inner city. By whatever name one applies, the urban jungle has its own set of rules, rules that make suburban folk shiver. But what if - over the course of one long, hot summer - those rules supplanted the laws of society? What if our overburdened legal system finally ground to a halt? What would replace "justice?" Would it be - as in this satirical work of fiction: [...]
 
Book: Akard Drearstone by Michael D. Smith
A cinder block falls on Akard Drearstone's head and he trades his print shop job for lead guitar. Months later, as the four members of the Akard Drearstone Group face the onslaught of national fame at their rural Texas commune, twelve-year-old Jan Pace nurses her crush for the narcissistic, paranoid bassist Jim Piston, growing up way too fast in a surreal summer between seventh and eighth grade.
 
Book: Horrors and Occupational Hazards by Sharon L. Higa
So you think your job is dull? Routine? A dead end? Well, my friend - Dust off your resume, grab a pen and open these pages to see if any of - These 'Dark Possibilities' of job opportunities may interest you: A hair salon where displaying hair designs is done in a rather unique way...... A Funeral Parlor where the Director goes the extra mile for his clients....... A Landscaper who truly has a [...]
 
Book: Chaos (un)Controlled by Tael
Self-contained Rixa Storms can't wait to escape the pressures of her mother's religious, controlling thumb. Fleeing to college seems to be her only escape route, until she stumbles upon an opportunity to learn a unique power in a world called University Heights. But this unexpected 'freedom' she thinks she's achieved holds a murky truth below its polished surface, and Rixa uncovers oppressive [...]
 
Book: Temperature - Bitter Cold (Temperature Trilogy) by Adam Santo
Newly minted zombie, Sally Mertill, is kidnapped by a nondescript van in front of her fellow zombie and mentor - Bocnic Drewings or "Bo" as his friends call him. He can only guess why someone would take Sally: she can raise the dead. Bo is forced to seek out assistance from a self-serving witch named Zemra if he is going to save Sally. What he learns scares him. Sally's surreal trek through a [...]
 
Book: Thy Kingdom Come - Piercing the Sacred Veil by Mia DiDio
There's no more wondering if Heaven and hell are real. Archangels caution: "Be careful for what you cannot see." THY KINGDOM COME: Piercing the Sacred Veil tells the true story of a ghost researcher working with voice recordings of the dead ~ until the day surreal voices became those of God's Archangels. * * * * * For your own experience of Absolute Miracle come hear the Angels yourselves. Watch [...]
 
Book: The Company That Everyone Left by Daniel de Filippis
Here there be Zombies and other monsters. First day, new job, new Company. Introduce New Guy, a young man with a peculiar view on life that finds himself catapulted in the crazed workings of The Company, its denizens and its horrors. In a surreal and over-the-top tale of contemporary company life, New Guy must contend with strange beings, and stranger policies, of all sorts. From the mysterious [...]
 
Book: THE AXE, ALFREDO & Other Stories by Robert Mitchell
SURREAL, SUPERNATURAL, PARANORMAL, TRANSCENDENTAL, UNCANNY? The Axe: The desolate Australian outback is not a place to become stranded without water. Is it the stone axe which leads the desperate man to think he has been saved? Or is it all in his mind and is death creeping up silently? Alfredo: Is it possible to place a curse on a violin, a curse which will hunt down the members of just one [...]
 


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