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Bizarro fiction is a contemporary literary genre, which often utilizes elements of absurdism, satire, and the grotesque, along with pop-surrealism and genre fiction staples, in order to create subversive works that are as weird and entertaining as possible.
“ The only thing I could figure was most people were so fucking self-righteous they liked to destroy others’ wills so they felt like their own petty lives had some sense of purpose. ”
“ A hobo walks by in a suit made of today's newspaper. A guy chases him, shouting. "Wait! I haven't read the business section yet!" Oh, the economic news. The most honest, trustworthy, freshest goods you can get—apart from ripe fish. With its gorgeous headlines it shakes out the mirror’s lost reflections: The fountains are lobbying for more water in this pyromaniac city. Buses with electric chairs are running through the streets. Passengers ask for tickets to Heaven, then take their seats. Eyebal ...more ”
[close] Wyrd Book Shelf is a new YouTube based book club where authors, artists, and notable horror fans discuss a piece of horror, bizarro, or dark fiction each episode. This group will help decide what books and graphic novels we read in the future, and the some of the discussions and comments here will be brought up on the YouTube series.
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If you love horror literature, movies, and culture, you're in the right place. Whether it's vamp…more
[close] If you love horror literature, movies, and culture, you're in the right place. Whether it's vampires, werewolves, zombies, serial killers, plagues, or the Old Ones, you'll find plenty of great discussions and recommendations at HA. Find us on Twitter: @HA_Goodreads
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[close] The New Bizarro Author Series (NBAS) strives to bring new voices in Bizarro fiction to our readers. It serves as an opportunity to introduce you to new writers, and to introduce them into the world of being an author. Eraserhead Press is happy to bring new, weird voices to you in the hopes that these authors will prove themselves to be strong members of the Bizarro community and continue to entertain you for years to come. The publishing of these books marks the beginning of a one year proving period. Please help support our NBAS writers in their endeavors by telling your friends about their cool new books.
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Q&A group hosted by Kevin Strange from StrangeHouse books about his new novel Robamapocalypse. …more
[close] Q&A group hosted by Kevin Strange from StrangeHouse books about his new novel Robamapocalypse.
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