Learn something you'll feel good about knowing.

Short ebooks and collections of short writing that will entertain and inform you. We publish short writing that is long on quality.

Books

Short eBooks to inform, entertain, and make you think.

Read More

Inbox Stories

Get a story in your inbox every month

Read More

Blog

Upcoming Annorlunda Books Releases in 2018

We have acquisitions to announce! Here are three books we’ve acquired for publication. All will be out in 2018. Tattoo, a novella by Michelle Rene, set post-Judgment Day… where Judgment day came not as fire and wrath, but as forced transparency: Everyone’s histories appear as tattoos on their skin, making it impossible to hide past […]

Read More

Both Sides of My Skin book cover, a mother and baby, with the baby pulling the mom's hair.

Both Sides of My Skin Cover Reveal

The final book in our 2017 lineup will be out in early December, and we’re excited to show you its cover! Both Sides of My Skin is a collection of four short stories by Elizabeth Trach. The stories explore the reality of pregnancy and motherhood, and also ask what it means to be the lead […]

Read More

The Burning Cover Reveal

We have another new book coming out in early November, and we’re ready to show you the cover! The Burning, by JP Seewald, is a novella about a family coping with a slow-moving catastrophe. Inspired by the actual events in Centralia, Pennsylvania, it follows George, a working class husband and father, as an underground coal […]

Read More

“Hand Selling” Our Books

A few days ago, I saw a really great tweet thread about selling books when everyone is focused on politics.: Hi, ghosties. đź‘» Let’s talk about books and selling books and promoting books under the current administration for a moment, shall we? https://t.co/sXFT6GAUiz — Nicole Brinkley (@nebrinkley) July 27, 2017 Inspired by that, I posted […]

Read More

Water into Wine book cover. Person standing in front of vineyard.

Water into Wine Cover Reveal

Our next book will be out in September, and we have a cover to show you! Water into Wine, by Joyce Chng, is a space opera set on a distant planet. Xin inherits a vineyard there, and moves to build a new life. But an interstellar war intervenes, putting everything at risk… and Xin’s understanding […]

Read More

Hemmed In book cover. Incomplete stitched "bars" over the title.

Release Day for Hemmed In

Today is release day for Hemmed In, the latest entry in the Annorlunda Books Taster Flights series. It is an anthology of six classic short stories about women’s lives. There is a theme that runs through them—subtly in some, more strongly in others—of the things men miss, and how in missing them, men can miss […]

Read More

Hemmed In Cover Reveal

We have a new Taster Flight coming out June 7, and we have a cover to show you! Hemmed In is an anthology of classic short stories about women’s lives. Some may be familiar to you (people have been recommending Charlotte Gilman Perkins’ The Yellow Wallpaper to us since we started publishing Taster Flights) and […]

Read More

Upcoming Annorlunda Books Releases in 2017

We have three new acquisitions to announce, all of which will be released in 2017: The Burning, by Jacqueline Seewald, a novella set in the coal country of Pennsylvania and inspired by real events, is about a family struggling to cope as a slow-moving catastrophe threatens everything they have. Both Sides of My Skin, by […]

Read More

Print Edition of Unspotted

We’re thrilled to announce that there is now a paperback edition of Unspotted, Justin Fox’s story of his trip into the Cederberg Mountains in search of the elusive Cape Mountain Leopard.  You can buy the paperback from Amazon and Createspace now. It will make its way to BN.com and IndieBound soon. If you prefer to […]

Read More

Call for Submissions for 2017

Annorlunda Books is a small, independent press that publishes short form writing, both fiction and non-fiction. We accept submissions year-round, but are making a special push for submissions right now, as we look to fill our 2017 publication calendar. Our publication criteria are simple: we’re looking for stories that are well-told and that teach us […]

Read More

Join Our Mailing List
X Emails about new releases and promos, plus one lucky subscriber each month gets a free book!