Category: Slipstream

Stranger Realm (Stranger World Book 2)

Stranger Realm (Stranger World Book 2)

From the author of the #1 bestselling The Europa Journal comes a new series of fantastical journeys in which a planeload of passengers must travel across a world filled with macabre and futuristic theme parks. A commercial airliner is marooned in an endless ocean of giant sunflowers with twisted human faces. The passengers awaken with…

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In The Slipstream: An Fc2 Reader

In The Slipstream: An Fc2 Reader

Thousands of poets from across the Americas have recited their works on the stage of the Guild Complex, Chicago’s internationally renowned, cross-cultural literary center. The anthology “Powerlines: A Decade of Poetry from Chicago’s Guild Complex,” celebrates the first ten years of the award-winning literary center and its publishing wing, Tia Chucha Press, through the words…

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PsyBot: A Novel of Virtual Reality

PsyBot: A Novel of Virtual Reality

PsyBot is every programmer’s nightmare: the bug that shows up on the user side of the interface. In this psychological thriller set in the cyberpunk era, Joe Norton’s all-too-ordinary life in Vancouver is coming apart at the seams. Given instructions to kill and a baffling menu of choices, Norton must navigate his way back to…

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Switch Face (Slipstream Graphics)

Switch Face (Slipstream Graphics)

Luke can change his face to look like any one else. All he needs is a photo of them. No one knows his secret. Luke uses his power to cause big trouble. Then he switches his face to escape. Will he ever be stopped?Franklin Watts Ltd Buy on Amazon.com

Transrealist Fiction: Writing in the Slipstream of Science (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy)

Transrealist Fiction: Writing in the Slipstream of Science (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy)

Transrealist writing treats immediate perceptions in a fantastic way, according to science fiction writer and mathematician Rudy Rucker, who originated the term. In the expanded sense argued in this book, it also intensifies imaginative fiction by writing the fantastic from the standpoint of richly personalized experience. Transrealism is also related to slipstream writing, another category…

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Cloud Atlas (Movie Tie-in Edition)

Cloud Atlas (Movie Tie-in Edition)

By the New York Times bestselling author of The Bone Clocks | Shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize A postmodern visionary and one of the leading voices in twenty-first-century fiction, David Mitchell combines flat-out adventure, a Nabokovian love of puzzles, a keen eye for character, and a taste for mind-bending, philosophical and scientific speculation in the…

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DAEMONOMANIA (Aegypt Cycle; Vol. 3)

DAEMONOMANIA (Aegypt Cycle; Vol. 3)

In the world of Damonomania―volume three of John Crowley’s stunning Agypt cycle―the concerns of everyday life are beginning to transmute into the extraordinary and to reveal the forces, dark and light, that truly govern our lives. So it is for Pierce Moffett, would-be historian and author, who has moved from New York to the Faraway…

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Unleashing the Strange: Twenty-First Century Science Fiction Literature

Unleashing the Strange: Twenty-First Century Science Fiction Literature

Novelist and scholar Damien Broderick, winner of awards for both, offers an exhilarating report on the state of science fiction at the start of this millennium. Broderick came of age during the psychedelic upheaval known as the New Wave. Forty years on, we’re in the era of the New Weird, the New Space Opera. Looking…

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