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2016 Rainbow Awards Honorable Mention: Shorts by Hans M. Hirschi (205-07-25-2016)

A wonderfully crafted, multifaceted, well-written anthology with wide audience appeal. Mr. Hirschi delivers in every story.

Shorts, Stories from Beneath the Rainbow by Hans M. Hirschi
LGBT Anthology / Collection / Contemporary General Fiction
Paperback: 258 pages
Publisher: Beaten Track Publishing (July 9, 2016)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1786450593
ISBN-13: 978-1786450593
Amazon: Shorts, Stories from Beneath the Rainbow
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"Shorts - Stories from Beneath the Rainbow" is a collection of LGBTQ-themed short stories. In happy or dire circumstances, this collection offers glimpses into contemporary LGBTQ life from many different angles and perspectives, and from diverse cultures- a beggar trying to survive, the mother of a drug addict, a groom on his wedding day, a gay family running from impending war, a refugee above the Arctic circle, a bullied kid, a gay man witnessing a crime, a rushed middle-aged man, a banker in love, a lesbian mom in Las Vegas, a public servant getting ready for her intern, an Alzheimer patient in Bombay, a cop in Los Angeles, a doctor in Atlanta, a man celebrating Christmas on his own, a ruthless killer, a survivor of a WWII concentration camp -all different, yet alike in their humanity. "Shorts - Stories from Beneath the Rainbow" is a kaleidoscope, a colorful sample of the rainbow in its true form: life.

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