As If I Were A River, Amanda Saint
Kate’s life is falling apart. Her husband has vanished without a trace – just like her mother did. Laura’s about to do something that will change her family’s lives forever – but she can’t stop herself. Una’s been keeping secrets – but for how much longer?
What Was Left, Various
20 winning and shortlisted stories from the 2016 Retreat West Short Story and Flash Fiction Prizes. A past that comes back to haunt a woman when she feels she has no future. A man with no mind of his own living a life of clichés. A teenage girl band that maybe never was. A dying millionaire’s bizarre tasks for the family hoping to get his money. A granddaughter losing the grandfather she loves. A list of things about Abraham Lincoln that reveal both sadness and ambition for a modern day schoolgirl.
Nothing Is As It Was, Various
A charity anthology of climate-fiction stories raising funds for the Earth Day Network. A schoolboy inspired by a conservation hero to do his bit; a mother trying to save her family and her farm from drought; a world that doesn’t get dark anymore; and a city that lives in a tower slowly being taken over by the sea.
Separated From The Sea, Amanda Huggins
Separated From the Sea is the debut short story collection from award-winning author, Amanda Huggins. Crossing oceans from Japan to New York and from England to Havana, these stories are filled with a sense of yearning, of loss, of not quite belonging, of not being sure that things are what you thought they were. They are stories imbued with pathos and irony, humour and hope.
Impermanent Facts, Various
20 winning stories from the 2017 RW Short Story and RW Flash Fiction Prizes. A wonderful collection looking at relationships of all kinds – the ones we have with ourselves, our lovers, our friends and our mothers. They are funny, poignant, sad and strange but all beautifully written and a fine example of the wonderful writers from all around the world that are creating short stories and flash fictions today.
The Word For Freedom, Various
An anthology of 24 short stories celebrating a hundred years of women’s suffrage, from both established and emerging authors, all of whom have been inspired by the suffragettes and whose stories, whether set in 1918, the current day or the future, focus on the same freedoms that those women fought for so courageously.
This Is (Not About) David Bowie, FJ Morris
This Is (Not About) David Bowie is the debut flash fiction collection from F.J. Morris. Surreal, strange and beautiful it shines a light on the modern day from the view of the outsider. From lost souls, to missing sisters, and dying lovers to superheroes, it shows what it really is to be human in a world that’s always expecting you to be something else.
Remember Tomorrow by Amanda Saint – a novel.
Resurrection Trust – an anthology of short stories.
All The Things That Made Me Are Broken Into Pieces by Sophie Jonas-Hill – a novel.
Soul Etchings by Sandra Arnold – a flash fiction collection.
One Scheme of Happiness by Ali Thurm – a novel.