explore the many forms of interactive literature as well as unique traditional works that have reshaped the definition of  literature as we know it.


Books with Unique Narratives

Before authors could play with the possibilities offered by technology, they were already pushing the boundaries of traditional storytelling.


Books With Unique Narratives

Books pushing the boundaries of passive storytelling

Interactive Books


Books requiring the reader to interact in order to experience the full story.  



A gamebook is a work of printed fiction that allows the reader to participate in the story by making choices.


Visual Novels

 Interactive genre featuring text-based stories and interactivity aided by static or sprite-based visuals.


Interactive Fiction (IF)

Interactive fiction, often abbreviated to IF, is software simulating environments in which players use text commands to control characters and influence the environment.


Web Fiction/Transmedia stories/Alternative Reality Games (AGR)

Transmedia storytelling is the technique of telling a single story or story experience across multiple platforms and formats using current digital technologies.



More forms of Literature that is either interactive or can inform interactive storytelling