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An interview with Michael C. Keith, author of the Silver Birch Press release EVERYTHING IS EPIC: Stories, appears in the latest edition of The Penman Review, where he discusses his fiction and nonfiction books, including his acclaimed memoir THE NEXT BETTER PLACE. Find the interview at penmanreview.com.

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Congratulations to Michael C. Keith, author of the Silver Birch Press release EVERYTHING IS EPIC: Stories (April 2013), for his recent honor — his  book OF NIGHT AND LIGHT: Stories (Blue Mustang Press, 2012) was named as a Finalist in the Fiction: Visionary Category in the 2013 International Book Awards, a  contest that honors excellence in independent and mainstream publishing.

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Silver Birch Press is pleased to announce that a Kindle version is now available of EVERYTHING IS EPIC, stories by Michael C. Keith.

In the collection of 18 stories, a wife discovers her spouse does not always cry wolf, a son finds his father’s seemingly odd behavior is anything but, a raging sea delivers a young woman’s fantasy lover, an inexplicable event disrupts life on the planet, a long-perished civil rights activist saves a young man from humiliation, and visitors from another world wreak havoc by curing all earthly ills.

“From the relentlessly restless imagination of Michael C. Keith comes his latest collection, EVERYTHING IS EPIC. With his usual outrageous characters, poignant storylines, and exceptional writing, Keith has once again earned his place as one of our very favorite writers.” 

Robin Statton, BOSTON LITERARY MAGAZINE

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Michael C. Keith is the author of over twenty books on electronic media, among them Talking Radio, Voices in the Purple Haze, Radio Cultures, Signals in the Air, and the classic textbook The Radio Station. The recipient of numerous awards in his academic field, he is also the author of dozens of journal articles and short stories and has served in a variety of editorial positions. In addition, he is the author of an acclaimed memoir (The Next Better Place, published by Algonquin Books), a young adult novel (Life is Falling Sideways), and four story anthologies––Of Night and Light, And Through the Trembling AirSad Boy, and Hoag’s Object. He has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and Pen/O.Henry Award and was a finalist for the National Indie Excellence Award for short fiction anthology. He lives near Boston.

The paperback version of EVERYTHING IS EPIC, released in early April, has already garnered impressive five-star reviews on Amazon.com.

Find EVERYTHING IS EPIC in a Kindle version here.

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Silver Birch Press is pleased to announce the April 2013 release of EVERYTHING IS EPIC, a collection of 18 short stories by Michael C. Keith.

At Silver Birch Press, we love “eclectic,” and Keith’s stories offer a wide range of delights — spanning a broad spectrum of genres: sci-fi, fantasy, horror, humor, speculative, revisionist, and more. Keith knows how to find the arcane in the mundane — opening a window in our everyday lives to reveal the epic nature of everything.

In the collection, a wife discovers her spouse does not always cry wolf, a son finds his father’s seemingly odd behavior is anything but, a raging sea delivers a young woman’s fantasy lover, an inexplicable event disrupts life on the planet, a long-perished civil rights activist saves a young man from humiliation, and visitors from another world wreak havoc by curing all earthly ills.

“From the relentlessly restless imagination of Michael C. Keith comes his latest collection, EVERYTHING IS EPIC. With his usual outrageous characters, poignant storylines, and exceptional writing, Keith has once again earned his place as one of our very favorite writers.” 

Robin Statton, BOSTON LITERARY MAGAZINE

Find EVERYTHING IS EPIC, a 170-page collection of stories by Michael C. Keith at Amazon.com.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Michael C. Keith is the author of over twenty books on electronic media, among them Talking Radio, Voices in the Purple Haze, Radio Cultures, Signals in the Air, and the classic textbook The Radio Station. The recipient of numerous awards in his academic field, he is also the author of dozens of journal articles and short stories and has served in a variety of editorial positions. In addition, he is the author of an acclaimed memoir (The Next Better Place, published by Algonquin Books), a young adult novel (Life is Falling Sideways), and four story anthologies––Of Night and Light, And Through the Trembling Air, Sad Boy, and Hoag’s Object. He has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and Pen/O.Henry Award and was a finalist for the National Indie Excellence Award for short fiction anthology. He lives near Boston.