What do you get when a publishers’ authors band together to create a collection of short stories and then tie them together with a narrative thread? The result is Aquasynthesis by Splashdown Books.
I don’t usually read anthologies of short stories. As some of you know, I generally prefer epic fantasies that can be used as doorstops. However, after an email exchange with Splashdown’s owner and founder, Grace Bridges, I decided to read the book out of curiosity. I must say, the quality of the writing was pretty good.
Know that most of the stories have a definite Christian bent, so if you like inspirational sci-fi and fantasy short stories, you should give this one a try.
Aquasynthesis is edited by Grace Bridges and the narrative tying the stories together is written by Walt Staples. The authors of the short stories are: Fred Warren, Caprice Hokstad, P.A. Baines, Adam Graham, R.L. Copple, Travis Perry, Mike Lynch, Keven Newsome, Kat Heckenbach, and Ryan Grabow. (For more on the authors, click on their name above.)
The book is available in paperback and ebook formats (Kindle and Nook) and can also be downloaded from Smashwords. For more information click here.
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