Microchondria II Launch Party

Selected contributors to

Microchondria II:
42 More Short Short Stories Collected by Harvard Book Store

read from their work


March 7, 2015
8:00 PM ET


Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138


This event is free; no tickets are required.

In the shortest month of the year, Harvard Book Store made a book from scratch. Again!


In February, 2010, Harvard Book Store announced a unique literary project—we would create a brand new book, utilizing our brand new book making machine, in 28 days. The result, Microchondria: 42 Short Short Stories Collected by Harvard Book Store, was an anthology of micro fiction submitted by writers from across the country, produced on our state-of-the-art print-on-demand machine, “Paige.”

Five years later, we have a revamped, updated Espresso Book Machine. On February 1st, 2015, we put out a call for work from writers and artists to create Microchondria II: 42 More Short Short Stories Collected by Harvard Book Store.

Join the Party!

The Microchondria II release party is open to all, and will feature readings by selected contributors to our latest Harvard Book Store anthology, printed right here in the bookstore. We’ll even be printing copies of Microchondria II during the event! Get a book hot off the presses with the cover of your choice.

Come sample some fiction by local writers and learn more about custom book printing at Harvard Book Store.

Harvard Book Store
1256 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

Walking from the Harvard Square T station: 2 minutes

As you exit the station, reverse your direction and walk east along Mass. Ave. in front of the Cambridge Savings Bank. Cross Dunster St. and proceed along Mass. Ave for three more blocks. You will pass Au Bon Pain, JP Licks, and TD Bank. Harvard Book Store is located at the corner of Mass. Ave. and Plympton St.

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