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Why I’m Reading Self-Published Books

I’ve made a commitment that every other book I read for the next year will be either self-published or unpublished. Here’s why. I often read to connect with authors (it’s also why I like art: to get u…

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Introducing Aline P’Nina Tayar

    I feel very priviledged to be showcasing Aline P’Nina Tayar and her incredibly moving story ‘Losing Touch’, it’s an absolutely stunning piece of writing. Born in Malta and raised in Isra…

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Introducing Kate Ansell

  Another brilliant writer on our site, Kate Ansell, and her short story, ‘Emily Meets A Man Who Looks Like Hitler’. Like everyone else, Kate has written a novel.  It is about cats.  She has an M…

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Introducing Talli Roland

    We’ve another great edition to the Byte the Book family: Talli Roland. Please take a look at her wise study of romance in the short story ‘You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me’. Talli write…

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Introducing Simon East

Another great edition to the Byte the Book fold, please take a look at Simon East’s short story of dis-ease ‘Sparrows’. Simon recently completed a PhD at Oxford University and works there part-time re…

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Introducing T.A. Gilbert

We’re very proud to welcome T.A. Gilbert to Byte the Book family with her short story ‘Sorted’.  This work was first published in Gilbert’s short story collection, ‘Wednesday Night Tupperware’, which…

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Introducing Victoria Taylor Roberts

Continuing to showcase new and interesting talent we are very pleased to welcome Victoria Taylor Roberts to the Byte the Book family with her short story ‘Hotel Room’.    This piece of flash fiction w…

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Introducing Aidan Thomas

Continuing in our commitment to help writers at all stages in their career, we’re very excited to be showcasing Aidan Thomas’ short story,  ‘My Fear and I’.  This piece of flash fiction was first publ…

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