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Short Stories of the Twenty-first Century, by Prescott Fry (1:14)

Today we see that if readers have been primed to expect exuberant and flowery prose, then they are less likely to automatically discard humorous misinterpretations without even realising. What I…

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Short Stories and Flash Fiction, by Alice de Sturler (0:46)

Today we see that if the technical side of your ebook isn’t smooth enough to fade into the background, readers might not get as far as your prose. What I…

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Strange Stories And Novellas, by Jillian Kulp (0:56)

Today we see that, while a spellchecker is no substitute for an editor, readers will be strongly concerned if a book hasn’t even been spellchecked. What I gleaned about the…

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Short, Sharp Shocks: A Collection of Hit ‘n’ Run Fiction, by Simon Wood (2:03)

Today we see that editorial issues with the title of your book signal trouble ahead. What I gleaned about the stories: Insurance company employees are so precise that they cling to formal…

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Sonoran Dreams: Three Short Stories from Exile, by Robb Grindstaff (2:33)

Today we see that lists of things are supposed to be easy to read.