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What is a beach dream?Is it a doorway to childhood memories? A longing for lost love? A magical vision of the past or the future? Beach Dreams contains stories as varied as dreams themselves. There is something for everyone here, from a young man's dream to own a jazz club to a young woman's memories of making pysanky with her grandmother, and from the haunting story of a ...more
Paperback, 248 pages
Published November 10th 2019 by Cat & Mouse Press
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Nancy
Nov 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
I edited this collection of beach reads that connect to the theme "beach dreams." This eclectic selection of amazing stories by a wide variety of authors is sure to please anyone who enjoys reading stories with beach settings. ...more
Krystina Schuler
Dec 06, 2019 rated it really liked it  ·  (Review from the author)
Disclaimer: I have a story in this anthology. I am not reviewing my own story, nor do I receive additional compensation for this review.

This is a collection of short stories centered in the Rehoboth Beach, Delaware area revolving around the different author's ideas on dreams--literal ones and metaphorical ones. This is an impressive collection of well-written prose ranging from the sweet and romantic to the mysterious and frightful. There's a little something for everyone here.

If you're looking
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Suzanne Thackston
Feb 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  (Review from the author)
Like most anthologies, this one was hit or miss for me. I really like Shells; The Bull, Dogs and Sleep; Dreams We've Lived; and What Would My House Say?
And (no false modesty here) my own 'A Beach Story.'
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Katherine
Apr 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This collection of short stories all set in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware was a light, enticing read drawing me into the lure of the beach through many different lenses. I especially loved buying this to support my cousin's first published short story. Keep up the awesome writing Lisa Brown! ...more
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Jan 08, 2020 rated it liked it
Several of these stories are quite good. Several are less great. Overall though, this was an enjoyable little read.
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Nancy Sakaduski has published 100+ articles and 24 books. She co-wrote Scientific English with Robert A. Day. Most recently, she authored How to Write Winning Short Stories, which is based on her experiences running the Rehoboth Beach Reads Short Story Contest and working with dozens of writers to perfect their short stories.

Nancy has a B.A. in Communications from the University of Maryland and an
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