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Making Callaloo in Detroit

Stories by Lolita Hernandez

Stories of hope and quirky survival in the city of Detroit colored by Caribbean culture and memory.

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Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814339695
eBOOK
Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814339701
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Strange Love

Stories by Lisa Lenzo

Complex, comical, and poignant linked stories about a mother and daughter’s attempts to find love.

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Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814340172
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Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814340189
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Quality Snacks

Stories by Andy Mozina

Stories about the pursuit of all kinds of gratification—from cheap and immoral to expensive and emotionally satisfying.

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Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814340158
eBOOK
Published: May 2014
ISBN: 9780814340165

Fairy Tale Review

The Emerald Issue #10

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The tenth-anniversary Emerald Issue contains new stories, poems, essays, and artwork inspired by the themes of "emeralds" and "Oz."

eBOOK
Published: March 2014
ISBN: 9780814341797

Will not forget both laughter and tears

Tomoko Mitani
Yukari F. Meldrum, Translator

Japanese "private writer" bridges gap between traditional and pop cultures with stories of the ordinary.

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Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780888645449
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The Colored Car

Jean Alicia Elster

For young readers, the powerful story of an African American girl's train journey south from Detroit in 1937.

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Published: September 2013
ISBN: 9780814336069
eBOOK
Published: September 2013
ISBN: 9780814336083
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The Way North

Collected Upper Peninsula New Works

Edited by Ron Riekki

A stunning collection of previously unpublished works that provide snapshots of life in Michigan's Upper Peninsula.

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Published: May 2013
ISBN: 9780814338650
eBOOK
Published: May 2013
ISBN: 9780814338667

You Haven’t Changed a Bit, and Other Stories

Astrid Blodgett

Full-fledged characters positively crackle in the deliciously realistic situations of these thirteen short stories.

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Published: March 2013
ISBN: 9780888646446
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Living Together

Short Stories and a Novella by Gloria Whelan

New from National Book Award-winner Gloria Whelan, stories that explore the unexpected and sometimes amazing ways we live together.

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Published: March 2013
ISBN: 9780814338964
eBOOK
Published: March 2013
ISBN: 9780814338971

Fairy Tale Review

The Yellow Issue #9

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

Guest editor Lily Hoang curated the ninth issue of Fairy Tale Review, a collection of short stories and poetry inspired by the color yellow.

eBOOK
Published: March 2013
ISBN: 9780814341780

Fairy Tale Review

The Grey Issue #8

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The eighth issue of Fairy Tale Review, The Grey Issue is a collection of creative work based on the theme of lost children.

eBOOK
Published: March 2012
ISBN: 9780814341773

The World of a Few Minutes Ago

Stories by Jack Driscoll

Stories in the realistic tradition of lives overlooked, voices unheard, and characters trying to overcome and transcend confining circumstances.

Paperback
Published: February 2012
ISBN: 9780814336120
eBOOK
Published: February 2012
ISBN: 9780814336137

A Trip to the Country

by Henriette-Julie de Castelnau, Comtesse de Murat

Edited and translated by Perry Gethner and Allison Stedman

Translates an important example of late seventeenth-century French hybrid experimental fiction that provided the primary literary backdrop for the first French fairy tales.

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Published: September 2011
ISBN: 9780814335031
eBOOK
Published: September 2011
ISBN: 9780814336816
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Ghost Writers

Us Haunting Them, Contemporary Michigan Literature

Edited by Keith Taylor and Laura Kasischke

Tales of the ghostly and supernatural by some of Michigan’s finest fiction writers.

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Published: September 2011
ISBN: 9780814334744
eBOOK
Published: September 2011
ISBN: 9780814335949

Love/Imperfect

Stories by Christopher T. Leland

New short stories from Christopher T. Leland that explore love in all of its forms and complexities.

Paperback
Published: April 2011
ISBN: 9780814334959
eBOOK
Published: April 2011
ISBN: 9780814335369

In Which Brief Stories Are Told

Phillip Sterling

Brief encounters with the suffering and triumphs of characters living in northern Michigan by Phillip Sterling.

Paperback
Published: March 2011
ISBN: 9780814335079
eBOOK
Published: March 2011
ISBN: 9780814335352

Fairy Tale Review

The Brown Issue #7

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The Brown Issue, the seventh issue of Fairy Tale Review, contains short fiction and poetry with an earthy aesthetic.

eBOOK
Published: March 2011
ISBN: 9780814341766

Eden Springs

A novella by Laura Kasischke

A novella set in the House of David religious colony that bubbles with mystery, scandal, and little-known history.

Paperback
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814334645
eBOOK
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814335338
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As If We Were Prey

Stories by Michael Delp

A dark, rollicking collection of stories about men prone to foolishness trying to make their way in a modern world.

Paperback
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814334775
eBOOK
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814335321

Fairy Tale Review

The Red Issue #6

Edited by Kate Bernheimer

The Red Issue, the sixth issue of Fairy Tale Review, contains original fiction and poetry, as well as translations, inspired by the themes and motifs of "Little Red Riding Hood."

eBOOK
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814341759

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