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Date Type Language Title Authors Parent Title Parent Authors Tags
2015-11-00 SHORTFICTION English Bad Little Kid Stephen King     story within a story (1), Death row (1), horror (1), contemporary (1), fantasy (1), evil spirit (1), vengeance (1)
2013-03-22 SHORTFICTION English Down to a Sunless Sea Neil Gaiman     horror (2), second person point of view (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), contemporary (1), London, England (1), sailors (1), mother (1), shipwreck (1), cannibalism (1), poetic justice (1)
2010-04-20 SHORTFICTION English Blockade Billy Stephen King     non-genre (1), Team manager (1), murderer (1), story within a story (1), Catcher (1), first person point of view (1), New Jersey (1), Big league baseball (1)
2008-00-00 NOVEL Chinese
黑暗森林?Hēi'àn sēnlín
Cixin Liu     science fiction (1), China (1), interplanetary travel (1), architecture (1), antigravity (1), Fermi paradox (1), space war (1), love (1), suspended animation (1), alien perspective (1), interstellar travel (1), surveillance (1), deception (1), story within a story (1)
2001-00-00 NOVEL English Frankenstein: The Legacy Christopher Schildt     reanimation (1), contemporary (1), creating life (1), Frankenstein’s research (1), story within a story (1)
2000-09-00 SHORTFICTION English "The Peach Women of Aa'A" from The Blind Assassin Margaret Atwood     story within a story (1), interstellar war (1), lizard men (1), war with aliens (1), shipwreck (1), plant people (1), romance with aliens (1)
1996-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Shaara and the Sarlacc: The Skiff Guard's Tale Dan'l Danehy-Oakes     female protagonist (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Boba Fett (1), Great Pit of Carkoon (1), Mos Eisley (1), rape (1), Sarlacc (1), star wars (1), Jabba the Hutt (1), Imperial stormtroopers (1)
1994-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Tale of the Trader and the Jinni Sir Richard Francis Burton     storytelling (1), story within a story (1)
1987-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Solomon's Gift Peninnah Schram     Judaic (1), folktale (1), King Solomon (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Hoopoe (1), Foolish request (1)
1982-08-00 SHORTFICTION English The Breathing Method Stephen King     horror (1), Christmas (1), contemporary (1), only humans (1), only Earth (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), unwed pregnancy (1), strong female character (1), social club (1), uncanny setting (1)
1982-10-00 SHORTFICTION English The Dim Rumble Isaac Asimov     first person point of view (1), contemporary (1), only Earth (1), spelunking (1), seismology (1), story within a story (1), memory erasure (1), alien as demon (1)
1981-02-00 NOVEL English VALIS Philip K. Dick     Kurd Laßwitz Award: Best Foreign Novel (1), religion (1), science fiction (1), metaphysic (1), story within a story (1), time distortion (1), alternate history (1), insanity (1), lasers (1), into-opera (1), into-music (1)
1980-04-00 SHORTFICTION English The Way Station Stephen King     quest (1), wasteland (1), new yorker (1), abraham and isaac (1), treachery (1), flashback (1), dualistic cosmology (1), resurrection (1), parallel universe (1), story within a story (1)
1980-12-00 SHORTFICTION English When the Clock Strikes Tanith Lee     retold fairy tales (1), Cinderella (1), dark fantasy (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), satanism (1), revenge (1)
1976-10-00 NOVEL English The Alteration Kingsley Amis     alternate history (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), recursive sf (NESFA index) (1), Fantasy: The 100 Best Books (1), story within a story (1), england (1), theocracy (1), eunuchs (1), music (1)
1962-00-00 NOVEL English The Man in the High Castle Philip K. Dick     alternate history (6), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), nazis (1), The 5-Parsec Shelf (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), into-tv (1), Hitler Wins (1), I Ching (1), jewelry (1), Japan (1), slavery (1), racism (1), San Francisco (1), story within a story (1), creativity (1), evil (1), America (1), resistance (1)
1954-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Space-Crime Continuum H. F. Ellis     detective story (1), authorship (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), murder mystery (1), science fiction (1), humor (1)
1951-00-00 SHORTFICTION English John Pettigrew's Mirror Ruth Manning-Sanders     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), contemporary (1), seals (1), magic mirror (1)
1951-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Miss Mountain Philippa Pearce     story within a story (1), contemporary (1), children (1), grandmother (1), cruel aunt (1), kind aunt (1)
1949-09-00 SHORTFICTION English Hide and Seek Arthur C. Clarke     hard sf (1), interplanetary travel (1), space combat (1), first person (1), Phobos (1), science fiction (1), story within a story (1)
1949-06-08 NOVEL English Nineteen Eighty-Four George Orwell     dystopia (3), social criticism (2), near future (1), science fiction (1), Anatomy of Wonder 1 Core Collection (1), 99 Novels: The Best in English 1939-1984 (1), Abebooks: 50 Essential SF Books (1), SF: The 100 Best Novels 1949-1984 (1), into-movie (1), into-tv (1), British dystopia (1), surveillance state (1), history rewritten (1), story within a story (1), neologisms (1), london (1), torture (1), into-radio (1), into-play (1), into-opera (1), Horror: Another 100 Best Books (1), endless war (1), into-ballet (1), NESFA Core Reading List (1), 1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die (1)
1938-09-00 SHORTFICTION English The Cavern Gertrude Gordon and Manly Wade Wellman     first person point of view (1), hippopotamus (1), africa (1), fortune tellers (1), fate (1), colonial era (1), explorer (1), Englishmen (1), story within a story (1)
1934-03-00 SHORTFICTION English The Nightmare Road Florence Crow     white hair (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Hartz Mountains (1), halloween (1), cross (1), contemporary (1), Satanic creatures (1), fantasy (1), horror (1), hiking (1)
1929-09-00 SHORTFICTION English Warning Wings Arlton Eadie     story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), contemporary (1), moth (1), Atlantic Ocean (1), rescue (1), ship’s captain (1), fantasy (1), sailor's yarn (1)
1928-12-21 SHORTFICTION English The Hanging of Alfred Wadham E. F. Benson     faith (1), first person point of view (1), seance (1), Catholic confession (1), murder (1), wrongful conviction (1), story within a story (1), ghost (1), retribution (1)
1928-08-00 SHORTFICTION English The Vengeance of Nitocris Tennessee Williams     mummies (1), suicide (1), mass murder (1), vengeance (1), pharaoh (1), ancient egypt (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1)
1927-02-00 SHORTFICTION English The Church Stove at Raebrudafisk G. Appleby Terrill     European country (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), horror (1), stove (1), blindness (1), contemporary (1), murder (1), revenge (1), twist ending (1)
1926-05-00 SHORTFICTION English The Man Who Was Saved B. W. Sliney     horror (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), shipwreck (1), contemporary (1), sea monster (1), irony (1), Pacific Ocean (1)
1924-09-00 SHORTFICTION English Corstophine E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Yorkshire (1), precognition (1)
1923-04-00 SHORTFICTION English Inscrutable Decrees E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), horror (1), ghosts (1), medium (1), sadism (1)
1923-09-23 SHORTFICTION English The Pool of the Stone God A. Merritt     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), fantasy (1), horror (1), explorer (1), shipwreck (1), South Pacific (1), stone idol (1), vampirism (1)
1922-12-00 SHORTFICTION English In the Tube E. F. Benson     fantasy (1), Time (1), contemporary (1), London Tube (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), precognition (1), infidelity (1), suicide (1), fatalism (1), ghosts (1)
1912-00-00 SHORTFICTION English Between the Lights E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Christmas (1), england (1), nonhumans (1)
1912-00-00 SHORTFICTION English The Terror by Night E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), london (1), Davos (1), consumption (1), psychic messages (1)
1912-00-00 SHORTFICTION English The Thing in the Hall E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), elemental (1), hyptonism (1), seance (1), story within a story (1), horror (1)
1910-01-00 SHORTFICTION English Outside the Door E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), spiritualism (1), story within a story (1), haunted house (1)
1906-12-00 SHORTFICTION English The Bus-Conductor E. F. Benson     first person point of view (1), precognition (1), bus driver (1), hearse (1), london (1), story within a story (1), ghosts (1)
1905-00-00 SHORTFICTION Yiddish A Chapter of the Psalms
י. ל. פרץ?Peretz I. L.
    story within a story (1), fantasy (1), Jews (1), 19th century (1), village (1), ability to perceive good or bad souls (1), Lilith (1), demons (1), demonic wedding (1)
1904-00-00 SHORTFICTION Yiddish Revelation; or, the Story of the Billy Goat
י. ל. פרץ?Peretz I. L.
    story within a story (1), fantasy (1), billy goat (1), holy site (1), touching Heaven (1), Jews (1), 18th century (1), Ukraine (1), compassion (1), sustenance (1), snuffboxes (1), tragedy of the commons (1), irony (1)
1902-05-20 SHORTFICTION German Der violette Tod Gustav Meyrink     story within a story (1), killing shout (1), deafness (1), inaccessible city (1), fantasy (1), black magic (1), Englishmen (1), tibet (1), india (1), contemporary (1)
1901-00-00 NOVEL English The Purple Cloud M. P. Shiel     weird (1), Librivox (1), religious faith (1), feral child (1), love (1), last man on Earth (1), postapocalyptic (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), manichean (1), Arctic exploration (1), near future (1), poison (1), murder (1), horror (1), morals (1)
1895-00-00 SHORTFICTION Yiddish
י. ל. פרץ?Peretz I. L.
    19th century (1), Poland (1), Jews (1), fantasy (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), philosophy (1), poverty (1), living dead (1), World of Illusions (1), social commentary (1)
1891-07-00 SHORTFICTION English The Finest Story in the World Rudyard Kipling     fantasy (2), story within a story (1), reincarnation (1), Storyteller (1), england (1)
1843-12-00 SHORTFICTION English The Christmas Banquet Nathaniel Hawthorne     fantasy (1), Christmas (1), philosophy (1), story within a story (1), misery (1), banquet (1), lack of emotion (1)
1841-05-00 SHORTFICTION English
A Descent Into the Maelström?A Descent Into the Maelstrom
A Descent Into the Maelstroem
Edgar Allan Poe     science fiction (1), sea (1), first person point of view (1), story within a story (1), Norway (1), mountain climbing (1), shipwreck (1), [NESFA Core Reading List] (1)
1837-00-00 SHORTFICTION English The Lawyer and the Ghost Charles Dickens     haunted house (1), logic (1), story within a story (1), first person point of view (1), ghosts (1)
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