Fiction

Grand Union
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Grand Union

Zadie Smith

We’re submerged, all of us. You, me, the children, our friends, their children, everybody else. Sometimes we get out: for lunch, to read or to tan, never for very long. Then we all climb back into the metaphor. The Lazy…Read more

Romance

Faker
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Faker

Sarah Smith

Photo op?” Tate pins me with an incredulous stare. “You can’t be serious.”  I bite back the curse I’m aching to let loose and settle deeper into the chair that’s shoved in the corner of his office. “What exactly is…Read more

Mysteries & Thrillers

Synapse
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Synapse

Steven James

At my apartment, I found that the package from my brother had not yet arrived.  No word yet on Ethan’s condition.  I cleaned up—a shower and fresh clothes—but through it all, I still couldn’t relax or find respite from all…Read more

Teen & YA

The Grace Year
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The Grace Year

Kim Liggett

I follow her through the woods, a well-worn path I’ve seen a thousand times. Ferns, lady-slipper, and thistle, the mysterious red flowers dotting the path. Five petals, perfectly formed, like they were made just for us. One petal for the…Read more