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Weird Words

Unusual fiction inspired by Weird Wednesday Movies

Title Author Call Number
Willful Creatures Aimee Bender FIC Bender
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales Michael Chabon (ed.) FIC McSweeneys
Fortune's Bastard Robert Chalmers FIC Chalmers
The Thin Place Kathryn Davis FIC Davis
Geek Love Katherine Dunn FIC Dunn
Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fictions and Illusions Neil Gaiman FIC Gaiman
Zombie00 Brad Gooch FIC Gooch
Lucky You Carl Hiasson FIC Hiasson
Riddley Walker Russell Hoban FIC Hoban
The Metamorphosis and Other Stories Franz Kafka FIC Kafka
The Midnight Examiner William Kotzwinkle FIC Kot
Wolf Boy: a Novel Evan Kuhlman FIC Kuhlman
Magic for Beginners Kelly Link FIC Link
This is Not a Novel David Markson FIC Mar
Apathy and Other Small Victories Paul Neilan FIC Neilan
Haunted: Tales of the Grotesque Joyce Carol Oates FIC Oates
Choke Chuck Palahniuk FIC Pal
A Werewolf Problem in Central Russia and Other Stories Victor Pelevin FIC Pelevin
Homework Suneeta Peres Da Costa FIC Peres Da Costa
Don't Tell Me the Truth About Love Dan Rhodes FIC Rhodes
Breakfast of Champions; or Goodbye Blue Monday! Kurt Vonnegut FIC Vonnegut
Blackbox: a Novel in 840 Chapters Nick Walker FIC Walker
Big Fish: a Novel of Mythic Proportions Daniel Wallace FIC Wallace
The Broom of the System David Foster Wallace FIC Wallace
Headless Benjamin Weissman FIC Weissman
Filth (et al.) Irvine Welsh FIC Welsh
Title Author Call Number
McSweeney's Mammoth Treasury of Thrilling Tales Michael Chabon (ed.) HOR A
Kornwolf Tristan Egolf HOR Egolf
At the Mountains of Madness and Other Tales of Terror H.P. Lovecraft HOR Lovecraft
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders Vitezslav Nezvel HOR Nezvel
A Choir of Ill Children Tom Piccirilli HOR Piccirilli
Graphic Novels
Title Author Call Number
Hickee Grahan Annable (et al.) GN Acme
The Sandman Neil Gaiman GN Sandman
Violent Cases Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean GN Violent Cases
The Metamorphosis Franz Kafka (adapted by Peter Kuper) GN Kafka
Tank Girl Alan Martin GN Tank Girl
Notes From a Defeatist Joe Sacco GN Sacco
The Acme Library Chris Ware GN Ware
Title Author Call Number
The Black House Patricia Highsmith MYS Highsmith
Science Fiction
Title Author Call Number
Never Let Me Go Kazuo Ishiguro SF Ishiguro
The Secret Books of Paradys 1 & 2 Tanith Lee SF Lee
Title Author Call Number
From the Dust Returned: a Family Remembrance Ray Bradbury FAN Bradbury

Compiled by APL Readers Services - July 2006

Last updated: September 12, 2014