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Best of Ohio Short Stories presents a collection of remarkable short stories by eighteen Ohio authors. A unique collection of literary and popular fiction, this fantastic anthology will please readers of all types.
Columbus Creative Cooperative solicited short stories from Ohio’s most prestigious institutions, and also welcomed work from writers of all skill and experience levels in an open, egalitarian submission process. From hundreds of qualified candidates, the best stories were selected for publication.
This first-of-its-kind anthology features stories from notable Ohio authors, as well as stories from authors making their fiction debut.
Best of Ohio Short Stories features the work of eighteen Ohio authors: David Armstrong, Mark D. Baumgartner, Joseph Downing, Kevin Duffy, Ann Brimacombe Elliot, Scott Geisel, Justin Hanson, Maria Hummer, Brenda Layman, Kelsey Lynne, Alice G. Otto, Brad Pauquette, Brooks Rexroat, Lin Rice, Anna Scotti, Heather Sinclair Shaw, S.E. White and Sara Ross Witt.
From contemplative literary fiction to other-worldly science fiction, and everything in between, every reader will find something to love in this phenomenal book. This anthology truly represents the Best of Ohio Short Stories.