Amazon Publishing has begun rolling out the first titles in its newly created literary fiction imprint, Little A. A.L. Kennedy’s The Blue Book was just released and Jake Arnott’s The House of Rumour goes on sales March 19. The imprint, headed by senior editor Ed Park, will release novels, memoirs and story collections. A total of 10 titles are planned for release this year.
Amazon Publishing has also launched a digital-only series as part of the Little A imprint. Day One will focus on short stories from debut writers and is available in North America and in the U.K. The first title, Kodi Scheer’s, When a Camel Breaks Your Heart was released in February 5, and a second title, Monster by McSweeney’s contributor Bridget Clerkin will be released March 19. Both stories are currently priced at 99 cents. Associate editor Carmen Johnson is overseeing Day One.