Short Story America Anthology, Volume 1
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Short Story America Anthology, Volume 1

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56 stories by today's top short-story writers touch the themes of the human condition as fully and eclectically as any collection of stories ever has. Short Story America has brought the reader, author, and short story together with this treasure trove of contemporary tales that is sure to be a classic collection. Every story is captivating, entertaining and thought-provok...more
Hardcover, Inaugural First Edition, 544 pages
Published 2011 by Short Story America Press
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J. Keith
Short Story America has an interesting and successful model. They select one story each week to publish on their free web portal and then collect them annually into an anthology. After the first year in service, Editor in Chief Tim D. Johnston has released 56 stories in this first volume. At one time, the short story was a staple of American entertainment. Such stories appeared regularly in magazines and newspapers. People read short stories like they now watch television. Recent decades have br...more
Lori Duffy Foster
I have to admit that I'm a little biased. My story is included. That connection aside, the stories are wonderful. It's the kind of collection that I like to keep on my night stand for those nights when I need a good read before I go to sleep.
T.D. Johnston
This major collection is available in hardcover, signed first edition, at www.shortstoryamerica.com.
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