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Hamilton Stone Editions is an independent press for independent writers. Author-run, the publishing company is dedicated to vivid writing that probes the hidden realities of the everyday. We value most highly the kind of writing that displays a multifaceted vision. We feature: Reprints of critically praised fiction and poetry; Original fiction and poetry.

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Re-visions: Stories from Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
These short stories are spin-offs of myths, legends, and Bible narratives. Though Willis’s “revisionist” work has a political point of view, you will find no anger or dogmatism here. Rather you will find real women in the midst of busy and eventful lives, full of the energy, complexity and desire that we can all recognize.
Fiction and the Facts of Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Rachel is a writer who is coming to terms with her art and her life. The book mixes sadness, the facts of life, invention, and the vicissitudes of memory with the surprising changes of time passing. In the course of the novel, Rachel drafts a novel which gradually takes over the story. It’s all full of love, life, sex, memory factual and fictional– told with deep insight, humor and wit.
At Fortunoff's and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At Fortunoff’s is a collection of short stories focused on the life of New Yorkers in the second half of the Twentieth Century.
Oradell at Sea
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Oradell Greengold, the brassy narrator of Meredith Sue Willis' Oradell at Sea, spends her days and her deceased husband's fortune cruising on first-class luxury liners where young Greek deckhands wait on her hand and foot-rub. Oradell is a modern-day Mae West who unapologetically enjoys her wealth, yet still has a soft spot for her mine organizer first love.
Graveyard Blues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Homecare worker Molly Lewin confronts two unexpected challenges: a client’s murder and the threatened conviction of his long-time companion, an old-time southern blues singer. She is incensed to discover that the murder may be tied to a scheme to drive out low-rent tenants and replace their homes with a shopping mall.
Parental Sins
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Julia Ortega has to deal with her husband’s terminal illness. He in turn regrets, more than his own demise, not having a son to carry on his name. The story goes on to the next generation, whose members are forced to deal with the remnants of the past.
Camino Meditations
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
Camino Meditations is a pocket book for spiritual adventurers. This small practical book includes short inspirational chapters, followed by simple walking meditations, journal exercises and action steps. The writing is peppered with Camino wisdoms Watt learned on her own pilgrimage walking with fellow meditation practitioners.
Dwight's House and Other Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,290. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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The title story in Meredith Sue Willis' second collection is set during a year of explosions: the first space shuttle; the nuclear power plant at Chernobyl; the rundown little cottage at the lake. In this new collection of stories and a novella set at summer houses and around lakes, Meredith Sue Willis explores the places where we are most exposed.
Available Light: Recollections and Reflections of a Son
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Essay » Literature
This collection of memoir scenes and vignettes richly explores beautiful and haunting engagements with family and mortality.
The Cisco Kid in the Bronx
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
In the Bronx, on a street called Rogers Place, Mario Ortega grows up remembering his childhood in Puerto Rico. We follow him into early manhood as he weaves the cultural strands of the past with those of an urban present in New York City.
Love and Money
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This wonderful new novel by Edith Konecky, author of Allegra Maud Goldman, forays into the world of wealth, family,and love. Witty and broad in peerspective, Konecky takes us on a cruise in delightful waters.
The Ground Under My Feet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,780. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Nonfiction » Biography
In autobiographical stories and essays, Eva Kollisch, rescued in childhood from the Nazis by a Kindertransport, deals with the themes of anti-Semitism, uprooting, outsiderdom, and search for community. She unflinchingly traces the marks which persecution and exclusion leave on the mind and soul.
Drivers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,350. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of contemporary literary car stories has something for everyone: humor, tragedy, irony, pity, anger, apathy- as well as well-developed character studies and new perspectives on the human condition.
Only Great Changes
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Series: The Blair Ellen Morgan Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,180. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blair Morgan leaves college to fight poverty following a charismatic, but unconventional religious leader. The familiar conventions of the novel of initiation are made new by a convincing female protagonist and a narrative that uses politics as the setting and vehicle of individual maturation, focusing 1960's youth and political culture through finely cut lenses of race.
The Fragile Mistress
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Fragile Mistress is a dark and penetrating look at pre-1967 Israel and Palestine through the eyes of 14 year old Liana Bialik. After her American father's suicide, Liana's Jerusalem-born mother decides to take Liana and her sister back to her homeland, where her family has lived for four generations. Liana feels overwhelmed and suffocated by her mother and begins to reach out.
Higher Ground
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Series: The Blair Ellen Morgan Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,470. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
This novel, set in small-town West Virginia in the early 1960's, is richly realized in the complexities of relationships and class. The novel captures the paradoxes in Blair Ellen's quest for understanding of her mysterious friends, a brother and sister who live on top of a mountain.
It Doesn't Have to Be Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,380. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine those dreams in which you're in your old high school, even though the place looks nothing like your old high school. Events seem normal enough at first, but then, suddenly, everyone is using fire poles instead of stairs to get from floor to floor, and you realize you're wearing pajamas. Reading Rosenthal's short stories is like having one of those dreams.
Trespassers
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Series: The Blair Ellen Morgan Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In the late nineteen sixties, West Virginia born Blair Morgan moves to New York City, where she works at Bellevue Hospital and is involved in the 1968 anti-war sit-ins at Columbia University. The novel includes scenes of political protest and personal coming of age as well as life on a rehabilitation ward in the old Bellevue Hospital.


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