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Buy it Now: Short Breaks, Volume 1
It is with great pleasure (and a fair amount of excitement on our part) that we bring you Short Breaks,
the first Shortbread Collection of Short Stories - Volume 1. It has to be said, however, that the selection
process was not without a good bit of head-scratching, as you will have seen...
Crumbs! What a huge number of stories appeared on the site this week. When writying the Gem spot I try to have a look at them all, even if I can only pop in and do a scan read, but sometimes it does get beyond me. Not to worry though, when I have missed a great story (and I'm sure… Read full Article
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