Small Surprises

By Lita Kurth
Art by Anthony Francis

Surprise yourself with two very short stories by Flash Fiction Forum co-founder Lita Kurth: “Life Is a Mystery” and “The Bride.”



animated gif of turning pages of Small Surprises Instant BookInstant Books are limited edition miniature books with complete stories inside. Folded from a single sheet of paper, they fit in the palm of your hand, but they’re sturdy enough to read and share.

Thinking Ink Press member Anthony Francis created the cover art for Small Surprises, combining elements from both of Lita Kurth’s stories. Instant Book designer Keiko O’Leary created the book layout. She selected the typography and paper, and hand-folded each book.

Additional information

Weight 1 oz
Dimensions .0625 × 2.75 × 4.25 in




Print Length

6 pages

Published Date


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