Chester County Fiction and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Buy New
$13.48
Qty:1
  • List Price: $14.98
  • Save: $1.50 (10%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
Add to Cart
Want it tomorrow, April 22? Order within and choose One-Day Shipping at checkout. Details
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more

Chester County Fiction Paperback


See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from Collectible from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
$13.48
$11.64 $10.91

Frequently Bought Together

Chester County Fiction + Phoenixville Rising: A Novel
Price for both: $26.07

Buy the selected items together

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought

If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle edition for only $1.99 (Save 67%). Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon. Learn more.


Big Spring Books
Editors' Picks in Spring Releases
Ready for some fresh reads? Browse our picks for Big Spring Books to please all kinds of readers.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 206 pages
  • Publisher: Oermead Press (September 22, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0615527450
  • ISBN-13: 978-0615527451
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.5 x 0.4 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 11.5 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,153,629 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Jim Breslin is an author and storyteller. His first collection of stories, Elephant, is a mix of short stories, flash fiction and prose poems about the loneliness and hope found in suburbia. His fiction has been published in the Molotov Cocktail, Turk's Head Review, Metazen and Think Journal, and his non-fiction writing has appeared on numerous websites. Jim also published Chester County Fiction, an anthology featuring sixteen stories from thirteen writers. Jim is the founder of the West Chester Story Slam, a monthly storytelling event in downtown West Chester, and Delco Story Slam in Newtown Square, PA. For seventeen years, he worked as a producer at the world's largest shopping network, QVC.

Jim's first novel, SHOPLANDIA, will be published in May, 2014. He lives in West Chester, PA.

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5 stars
5 star
5
4 star
2
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See all 7 customer reviews
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By BF on October 28, 2011
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Good stuff. "Baptism" by Robb Cadigan stands out as a thoughtful look into trying to find one's way home. A collection of relatable stories. I look forward to more from these talented writers.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By John on October 13, 2011
Format: Paperback
A great diverse collection of well written fiction. Truly amazing that all of these fine authors live in Chester County. Looking forward to the next volume.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By JP on October 28, 2011
Format: Paperback
Chester County Fiction is a wonderful collection of great short stories. The stories are varied, some set in the past, some in the present. Some contain action, others are more reflective. All of the writers are from Chester County Pennsylvania, a beautiful area with small towns and countryside, just outside Philadelphia. There is history ("An Incident Near Paoli"), humor, and tragedy. "Baptism" stood out among the offerings as a story of a journey and redemption.

Although set in one place in Pennsylvania, the stories are ultimately about more than just location. Their themes are universal and anyone who enjoys good fiction should pick up Chester County Fiction no matter where he or she lives.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By RP on February 24, 2012
Format: Paperback
I really enjoyed the stories in Chester County Fiction- especially the following:

Baptism - Robb Cadigan
Real Gentlemen - Jim Breslin
An Incident at Paoli - Peter Cunniffe
The Ocean's Breath - Terry Heyman
The River Runs Red - Michael Dolan

Particularly wished Robb Cadigan's story, Baptism, was a novel. Would like to see more from these
writers. I hope there is a Chester County Fiction Two or novels by these writers. I think they show real promise.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Product Images from Customers

Search
ARRAY(0xa7fcbe64)