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Variations on a Theme

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VARIATIONS ON A THEME brings together three stories of matrimonial mayhem by Pete Hautman, the National Book Award-winning author of GODLESS. These Hitchcockian tales are filled with humor and suspense. Titles include: 

"The Death Angels" (4,400 words)
"The Guy" (2,100 words)
"Card_board Coffins" (4,000 words)


In the past, dime novels and other forms of pulp fiction influenced writers of genre fiction such as Ray Bradbury, Raymond Chandler, and H. P. Lovecraft. It was a time when kids carried a dime novel folded in their hip pocket or nestled out of sight in their schoolbooks. 
Today, the pulps are mostly gone. is reinventing the genre short story market, and inspiring new generations of writers. iPulp brings pulp fiction to the mobile generation -- to be hidden among digital textbooks on their iPads or tucked away on iPhones in their hip pockets. is an integrated digital publisher and retailer specializing in short, inexpensive, genre fiction. iPulp delivers stories for all ages in a spectrum of genres including classic pulp heroes and heroines, mysteries, horror, science fiction, fantasy, westerns, and more. 

iPulp features exciting, original short stories and exclusive reprints by contemporary writers such as J.A. Jance, Bill Crider, Ed Gorman, Hugo Award-winning authors Ben Bova and Orson Scott Card, and National Book Award winner Pete Hautman.

iPulp's authors also include middle grade and young adult luminaries such as Royce Buckingham, Bruce Coville, David Lubar, and Vivian Vande Velde. Recently, iPulp published its first graphic novel, "Cobweb Detective Club," by up-and-coming artist Dug Nation.

Variations on a Theme
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  • $1.99
  • Available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Mac.
  • Category: Short Stories
  • Published: Jun 15, 2010
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  • Seller: Keith B Shaw
  • Print Length: 60 Pages
  • Language: English
  • Requirements: To view this book, you must have an iOS device with iBooks 1.3.1 or later and iOS 4.3.3 or later, or a Mac with iBooks 1.0 or later and OS X 10.9 or later.

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