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Fiction on the Web is the internet's longest-running short stories website. Since 1996, it has published over a thousand stories - and these are fifty-four of the very best.

Features stories by Rob Boffard, Rotimi Babatunde, Hanja Kochansky, Fred Skolnik, Anne Goodwin and 49 other authors. Edited by Charlie Fish, and with a foreword by author and educator Julia Bell.

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Paperback, 1st, 562 pages
Published February 13th 2018 by Charlie Fish
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Cris
Jul 31, 2018 rated it it was amazing
You don't know the work of these authors... but you will want more, once you read any of the delightful stories in this massive collection. This thick anthology presents the favorites of the online archive full of outstanding short stories, flash fiction, and novellas for twenty years. Enjoy the read more knowing that profits from the book's sales go to Guy's and St. Thomas Trust, a charity that funds health care innovation.

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Anne Goodwin
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Fiction on the Web is one of the longest running online short story magazine, a one-man labour of love publishing a new story twice a week. Well, I hope it’s a labour of love given that Charlie Fish has hosted at least half a dozen of my stories. Now he’s brought out a book of fifty-four of his favourites from over a thousand across twenty-one years, including my story, “The Neck” about a young woman who wakes up on her wedding day to find that her neck has grown as long as her arm.

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Mitchell Toews
Sep 23, 2018 rated it it was amazing
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Rich; eclectic; spanning decades, cultures, and continents. I am a contributor to this anthology. My story, "Nothing to Lose", is a part of this memorable collection. ...more
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Born in Akure in 1983, studied at Damelin College, Bramley, Johannesburg; the University of Ibadan; and AFDA Johannesburg where he trained as a filmmaker.
He has worked on film productions in South Africa, Nigeria and the United Kingdom.
His writings have appeared in Bella Naija, Litro, Brittle Paper, Flash Fiction Magazine and 365 Tomorrows

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