#SOOP on Monday: Top 20 Short Stories & Book Ideas for May 29, 2023

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Every writer deserves a chance to see their work published and celebrated. That’s why we’re here today: to inspire and encourage you to seek the support you may be missing, making your stories eligible for publication. Together, we can unlock the doors to publishing success and showcase your literary brilliance to the world.

Publishing a book is not a solitary endeavor. It requires a team effort and various forms of support. Take a moment to reflect on the specific areas where you may need assistance. Do you need help with plot development, character arcs, or pacing? Do you need editorial guidance, proofreading, or help with formatting? Identifying your support needs will allow you to focus on the areas where you require the most help, ultimately improving the quality and marketability of your work.

At SOOP, we pride ourselves on fostering a vibrant and supportive community of writers. Building relationships within our network by sharing your challenges and successes will help you find colleagues who may share the same interest in creating support systems to uplift and motivate your publishing journey.

Confidence in your writing abilities will always be your most powerful asset, and you can position yourself as a well-informed and versatile author by investing time and effort into continuous learning.

Self-doubt may sometimes creep in, but remember that your voice and stories matter. So keep writing, exploring new ideas, and refining your craft. Embrace perseverance, resilience, and a positive mindset as you navigate the path to publication. Trust that your talent will shine through, and the proper support will guide you toward the success you deserve!

Without further ado, here are the top 20 Short Stories & Book Ideas at SOOP:

The Day Love Changed

Genres: , Contest Category – Motivational / Inspirational,


Genres: , Contest Category – Thriller,


Genres: , Contest Category – Memoir & Autobiography,

Laughter through Tears

Genres: , Contest Category – Humor & Entertainment,

Two Homes

Genres: , Contest Category – Fantasy,

The Foolish Boy

Genres: , Contest Category – Fantasy,

The Realm Between

Genres: Book Ideas – Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Teens

Growing the Next Version of You

Genres: Book Ideas – Business, Relationships, Self-Help

Nine Days

Genres: , Contest Category – Families & Relationships,

A Tale from The North Woods

Genres: , Contest Category – Historical Fiction,

The Sky Speaks

Genres: , Contest Category – Motivational / Inspirational,

Wolves and Dogs

Genres: , Contest Category – Fantasy,

His New Love

Genres: , Contest Category – Memoir & Autobiography,

See You When We Get There

Genres: , Contest Category – Horror,


Genres: Book Ideas – Fiction

Dancing In The Rain

Genres: , Contest Category – Memoir & Autobiography,


Genres: , Contest Category – Dystopian,

The Legacy of Ghon

Genres: , Contest Category – Fantasy,

The Spook House

Genres: , Contest Category – Historical Fiction,

The Healing Connection

Genres: Book Idea – Diet, Health, & Fitness, Religion & Spirituality, Self-Help

How to Make the Top 20?

Simple! Gather as many votes as you can! 

It might sound like too much heavy-lifting but read this blog to gain additional guidance on how SOOP’s Crowdsourcing Model works. 

Publish with SOOP

Everyone at SOOP will help you work towards success.

When you submit a Book Idea, you can choose one of two ways to reach your publishing goal: Free or Premium Levels.

SOOP’s Free Level assigns homework at each stage of the voting process, which helps you make substantial progress in marketing your work and improve the quality of your story. SOOP manages your homework in phases and returns your homework on a pass/fail basis. 

SOOP’s Premium Level also assigns homework with a required 85% passing grade, ensuring you understand the curriculum before proceeding. In addition to a higher standard for your homework, our panel of experts provides personalized feedback, arming you with more information and allowing you to adjust the course when necessary.

Explore our website to learn more about SOOP’s Author-Driven Publishing Model, read additional FAQ answers, or submit a Book or Short Story Idea.

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