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The La Verne Writers' Group 2018 Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
The 2018 LVWG Anthology offers something for everybody: humor, grit, warmth, action and adventure, poetry, YA, children’s stories, and somethings that we don’t quite know what they are.
River City Ebb & Flow: Dr. Jas. O’Phelan’s Stories from the Wicker Basket under this Fragile Balloon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018 by Canopic Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
For the characters that live in River City Ebb & Flow: Dr. Jas. O’Phelan’s Stories from the Wicker Basket under this Fragile Balloon, human follies are only pertinent in context of redemption—or to the lack thereof. In many ways this little collection of short stories just may identify Jim Biedenharn as one of the last genuine voices of Southern Literature.
Nothing But the Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Wake up in a storm. Row down a flooded alley of people looking for their way home." Nothing but the Weather" wades through the water, both clean and dirty, digging up life without cleaning it off first.
This Endless Road
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,830. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
THIS ENDLESS ROAD is Michael Overa's second short story collection published by Unsolicited Press.
The Short Stories of Steven Arnett
Price: Free! Words: 39,160. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This introduction to the writings of novelist Steven Arnett provides a good illustration of its flavor and diversity. It includes several stories that fall into the thriller/suspense genre, and many others as well. Besides this collection, Mr. Arnett is the author of four novels: Winners and Losers, Death on Lake Michigan, The Labyrinth, and The Summer of Robert Byron.
The Phases of Harry Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Coming of age
Harry Moon romps through time right into your heart in this baroque and bawdy, delicious and daring, sexy and sinful contemporary-historical novel. The Phases of Harry Moon is violent and tender, inspired and earthy, and Harry himself is one of the most endearing, mad, and moving characters of fiction in the last decade. Harry Moon is a hero for everyone, and his world is our world.
Conclave Spring 2017: Voices from the Edge
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2018 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this issue, Conclave celebrates “Voices from the Edge,” the writers whose work is not easily categorized or pigeonholed. This issue disregards genre and marketplace and instead focuses on originality and insight, artists fearlessly creating work of the highest caliber. This, then, is the No Fear issue of Conclave, the no-holds-barred highway whose only toll is vision and talent.
The Bride Who Only Wore Black (And Other Stories)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
These fifteen stories stretch from man's beginning, from the Myth of Sisyphus reimagined to the literal landscape we recognize today as our own, from the relationships Aeneas had with women in 1200 BCE to the way a woman endures the damage soldiers did to her mother during WWII. Each story, modestly conceived, is driven by human kind’s psychological nature.
Smith's Monthly #44
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,350. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
More than fifty-five thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. The 44th issue of Smith's Monthly also includes Heinlein’s Rules: Five Simple Business Rules for Writing: A WMG Writer’s Guide.
Laughter and Early Sorrow
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,370. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Set in Memphis during the 1960s and 1970s, these short stories recall life’s most indelible moments.
Conclave Spring 2016: Writing for Change
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017 by Babylon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The focus for this issue is "Writing for Change," reminding us that literature matters and words can change the world for the better. “Literature and writers have always been at the forefront of positive change,” says Editor-in-Chief Lara Bernhardt. "Conclave wants to create a meeting place where writers and words can, to quote Joseph Conrad, 'teach us how to see.'"
Delmarva Review, Volume 10
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,490. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Essay » Literature
This issue, celebrating the tenth anniversary of Delmarva Review, features 34 contributors from around the U.S. and abroad whose work touches on the themes of change and hope, among many others.
Uma Nova Oportunidade
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 131,320. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
O reencontro com uma pessoa do passado vai mexer brutalmente nas estruturas emocionais do vidente e em consequência de sua turma de amigos. Que história tem para contar a misteriosa Wicca Beatriz depois de tanto tempo desaparecida?
Illustrated Short Fiction of William H. Coles 2000-2016
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 134,080. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of thirty-three award-winning short stories and a novella, each about one-of-a kind characters solving serious problems in challenging settings. The stories are crafted by William H. Coles with artistic intensity for engagement and entertainment. Each short story is illustrated by one of six artists commissioned for the story.
Passages of Promise
Price: Free! Words: 40,960. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
This anthology is a collection of original writing by the SOAR Creative Writers of Chesatee Academy in the War Eagle Writing Studio, Spring 2017.
Spring Decision: Stories of Appalachia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Helen Haught Fanick is a native of Appalachia, and the area is a favorie setting for her short stories and novels. It's easy to discern her love of the people of the region in reading Spring Decision. The resiliance, courage, ingenuity, and heart exhibited by the characters in Stories of Appalachia echo the traits exhibited by friends, neighbors, and relatives of the author.
The Paper Pauper on a Whistle Perch
Price: Free! Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A compelling, moving, life-or-death story about thee survival of American democracy and Christian morality. A Paper Pauper on the Whistle Perch is a heart-rending sensitive, moving story of fear and danger, pain and struggle, futility and immorality in American democracy, which, like all other democracies throughout history, is destroying itself.
By the Wayside
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marvelous. Honest. Generous. From the first story to the last, "By the Wayside" catches your attention and demands that you give into its every whirl. Each character unfolds with a precision that will have you wondering how Parrish managed to create such real-to-the-bones people within a world that captivates you with ease.
This Book Has No Spine
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Coming of age
A collection of stories and poems inspired by human emotion and experience.
How to Find a Flock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Unsolicited Press. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A man decides to transform himself into a bird to escape his phone-wielding, formaldehyde-scented girlfriend. A professional clipboarder spends her days enduring the humiliation cast upon her by potential donors and her nights conjuring visions of the Appalachian Trail. A streaming video epiphany jumpstarts a drug-addled outcast’s plan to become the person she’s always wanted to be.

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