Category «Short Stories»

Path of Allegiance: Jackson Farmers (Short Story Series Book

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Henrietta Rose-Innes @HenriettaRI won the Caine Prize for African Writing. PDF Formatted 8.5 x all pages,EPub Reformatted especially for book readers,Mobi For Kindle which was converted from the EPub file, Word, The original source document. It can take up to a year for a publisher to qualify, but our understanding is that once accepted by the SFWA committee, the author qualification is back-dated to the original publication month.

Award-Winning Audiobook Collection: Short Stories of Heroes,

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Becoming Harper: A Night Touched Prequel brings us right up to Harper’s final day as a human and what happens shortly after. Notify me New York: Comet Press Books (A Milestone Book). Among his other interests, he lent his name to the short mystery fiction magazine and the short story anthologies are today household words. Stine's favorite scary stories, plus two new tales of his own! Farrell's Calico Shoes; Conrad Aiken's Among the Lost People; William Saroyan's The Daring Young Man on the Flying Trapeze; Langston Hughes' The Way of White Folks. 1935 -- Erskine Caldwell's Kneel to the Rising Sun; Katherine Anne Porter's Flowering Judas and Other Stories; John O'Hara's The Doctor's Son and Other Stories; Thomas Wolfe's From Death to Morning; Sinclair Lewis' Selected Short Stories; Fitzgerald's Taps at Reveille (inc. "Babylon Revisited"). 1936 -- Wharton's The World Over (inc. "Roman Fever"); Conrad Richter's The Rawhide Knot and Other Stories. 1938 -- John Steinbeck's The Long Valley (inc. "The Chrysanthemums"; Richard Wright's Uncle Tom's Children; Faulkner's The Unvanquished; Hemingway's The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories (inc. "Macomber," "Snows of Kilimanjaro"). 1939 -- Porter's Pale Horse, Pale Rider; Dorothy Parker's Here Lies: The Collected Stories; The Kenyon Review established. 1941 -- Eudora Welty's A Curtain of Green and Other Stories (inc. "A Worn Path"); Wolfe's The Hills Beyond. 1942 -- Faulkner's Go Down, Moses (inc. "The Bear"); Thurber's My Life and Welcome to It (inc. "Walter Mitty"); James T.

The Hermit King

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NOTE: The New Author Spotlight doesn’t mean we ONLY publish one story from a new author each month – we’re happy to fill an entire issue with new authors! The final and by far the longest story, �The Teachings and Redemption of Ms. It is a valuable quality which makes this collection a varied one. All of the stories in this collection are worth the reader�s time, but I shall mention a couple of my favorites. �First and Last and Always� by Thana Niveau is about a college student whose obsession with a local singer compels her to cast a love spell.

Mr. Lincoln's Wars: A Novel in Thirteen Stories

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The other will collect all of the fiction from the webzine and be released only as an electronic book. In December 2011, he received an award for community services delivery in education in multicultural Victoria. "An excellent collection which will assist teachers to incorporate Asian and human rights perspectives into the English classroom. For several years in the 1990s, he was deeply involved with the Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award, and in 1998 was a World Fantasy Award judge.

Renaissance Comic Tales of Love, Treachery, and Revenge

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The narrator is a man of leisure, but manages to fit in to the company culture. Madsen Hardy has a doctorate in English literature and is a freelance writer and editor. What a high standard all round – of craft, imagination and originality: and what a wide range of feeling and vision. Chesterton, The Stanway Cameo Mystery - Arthur Morrison, The Case of Arthur Brodski - R. TOMATO designed the first wristwatch with an electronic-paper display.

The Gold Hunters

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This Mormon housewife is trying, but having her husband transformed Kafka-esque into a giant rabbit is still hard to deal with. Oral narratives were often told in the form of rhyming or rhythmic verse, often including recurring sections or, in the case of Homer, Homeric epithets. Pick one Native American writer and read several of her or his poems. The Cambridge Companion to Kate Chopin Cambridge, England: Cambridge UP, 2008.

Sins of Omission

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Smoke and mirrors: Short fictions and illusions. Krumholz writes, “What serves as an act of transformation for a non–Indian reader may serve as an affirmation for an Indian reader.” In other words, as the reader creates meaning for the text, the meaning can and will be different for each reader. The most popular magazines of the day featured short fiction prominently and frequently; the best authors were well-known and well-paid. When they stop to rest, he lies down in the snow, and she realizes that he is dying.

The Path of Duty and Other Stories

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They are a result of pure emotion from day to day experiences while living in the city of Nairobi. As a result, some of Silko’s earlier short stories garnered renewed attention, and many of them have since been anthologized in collections of Native American literature. Opening this book is like staring through one of the worst peepholes you can imagine. Other short stories, such as �You Are Here� and �Behind Glass�, could have been teleplays for episodes of The Twilight Zone or Tales from the Darkside.

The Tracer of Lost Persons

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Then I do what everyone does to express happiness: I gather my family and we have a great meal together and talk and laugh and want the present to last forever. Campbell is still a stellar, much needed voice in horror. After Aztlan: Latino Poets of the Nineties. So have heart, short story writers everywhere, and remember the inspiring words of Howard Junker, the editor of ZYZZYVA, who publishes a great deal of short fiction by new writers: “Once upon a time in the wilderness of the slush pile, there were many lone voices crying out to be heard.

In Madeira Place: 1887

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This one thoroughly creeped me out as I have a fear of ventriloquist dummies (even more than clowns!). Trying something drastically new is risky, as a failed novel can be a major blow to a writer’s career. If anyone has any feedback or suggestions, I’d be delighted to receive it at brian@shortkidstories.com For this reason, Urn & Willow could be considered educational for high school students notwithstanding its violent content.