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A Collapse of Horses: Stories

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A Collapse of Horses: Stories

Brian Evenson

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

A stuffed bear beats with the rhythm of a dead baby's heart; a crew on a space mission are dying of exposure to alien dust... [more]

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In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper

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In Sunlight or in Shadow: Stories Inspired by the Paintings of Edward Hopper...

Lawrence Block (Editor)

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Hardback

An anthology of seventeen superbly crafted stories inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper. [more]

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Old Growth

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Old Growth

John Kinsella

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories; Advocate - Australian Fiction

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â??Pitch perfect. Subtly powerful stories that ring hauntingly true.â?? - Steven Carroll, Winner of the Miles... [more]

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The Name on the Door is Not Mine

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The Name on the Door is Not Mine

C.K. Stead

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

A striking new collection of accessible yet elegant stories from literary giant and master craftsman C.K. Stead...Gathered... [more]

$32.99

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The Paper Menagerie

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The Paper Menagerie

Ken Liu

Science fiction; Short stories

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The first collection of Ken Liu's multi-award-winning science fiction and fantasy short stories. [more]

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Montalbano's First Case and Other Stories: A Personal Anthology

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Montalbano's First Case and Other Stories: A Personal Anthology

Andrea Camilleri

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Short stories; Fiction in translation

Paperback

A Penguin mystery original --Page 4 of cover. [more]

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The Best Australian Stories 2016

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The Best Australian Stories 2016

Charlotte Wood

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

'The paint itself is part of the painting's meaning; the words do not merely tell, but are the story...' -Charlotte Wood [more]

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Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection

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Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection

Brandon Sanderson

Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

A superb collection of stories and novellas from fantasy's most talented writer, including tales from the RECKONERS world,... [more]

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Paris for One and Other Stories

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Paris for One and Other Stories

Jojo Moyes

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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Liv, a spontaneous 23-year old graduate and Sophie, a provincial shop girl, both find themselves in Paris and in love. Though... [more]

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The Big Book of Jack the Ripper

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The Big Book of Jack the Ripper

Otto Penzler

Anthologies (non-poetry); Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction; Short stories

Paperback

A new anthology from <em>Edgar Award</em>-winning editor Otto Penzler, centered around the historical enigma whose name has... [more]

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Stories from Other Places

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Stories from Other Places

Nicholas Shakespeare

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

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Presents stories that take us around the globe and into the intimate lives of the author's characters and the dilemmas and... [more]

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Selected Tales for Children and Young People

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Selected Tales for Children and Young People

Maria Edgeworth

Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900 ; Children's literature studies: general; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories; Children's & Educational

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Maria Edgeworth was a pioneer of realist children's literature. This critical edition reveals the range of her writing for... [more]

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Short Stories in Japanese: New Penguin Parallel Text

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Short Stories in Japanese: New Penguin Parallel Text

Michael Emmerich

Anthologies (non-poetry); Short stories; Fiction in translation; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Presents an introduction to contemporary Japanese fiction. Featuring many stories appearing in English, this title offers... [more]

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German Short Stories 2: Deutsche Kurzgeschichten (Parallel Text)

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German Short Stories 2: Deutsche Kurzgeschichten (Parallel Text)

David Constantine

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Includes eight stories which offer a varied and representative collection of twentieth century German authors from a range... [more]

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Spanish Short Stories 2 (Penguin Parallel Text)

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Spanish Short Stories 2 (Penguin Parallel Text)

Gudie Lawaetz

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Contains diverse writing from the Spanish-speaking world. This book explores stylistic contrasts and gives an insight into... [more]

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French Short Stories 2 (Penguin Parallel Text)

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French Short Stories 2 (Penguin Parallel Text)

Various Authors

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories; Languages & ESL

Paperback

Containing eight stories by 20th century French writers, this work offers insights into French life and literature and are... [more]

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Italian Short Stories 1 (Penguin Parallel Text)

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Italian Short Stories 1 (Penguin Parallel Text)

Raleigh Trevelyan

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories; Languages & ESL

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A collection of eight stories which have been selected as being representative of contemporary Italian writing. [more]

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What is Not Yours is Not Yours

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What is Not Yours is Not Yours

Helen Oyeyemi

Fiction & Literature; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

A collection of intertwined stories built around the idea of keys, literal and metaphorical -- [more]

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American Housewife

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American Housewife

Helen Ellis

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

A collection of dark, funny short stories: Miranda July channelling Beyonce... [more]

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Rise: A Newsflesh Collection

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Rise: A Newsflesh Collection

Mira Grant

Adventure; Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Collected here for the first time is every piece of short fiction from New York Times Bestseller Mira Grant's acclaimed... [more]

$18.95

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Anno Dracula 1899 and Other Stories

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Anno Dracula 1899 and Other Stories

Kim Newman

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

A brand new collection of chilling stories by master of horror Kim Newman, in which Jack the Ripper still stalks the streets,... [more]

$26.95

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Shifter Mates: A Shifters Unbound Anthology

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Shifter Mates: A Shifters Unbound Anthology

Jennifer Ashley

Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Adult & contemporary romance; Short stories

Paperback

A sexy Shifters Unbound Anthology, including the novellas&nbsp; Lone Wolf&nbsp; and&nbsp; Feral Heat Together in one volume... [more]

$14.95

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Foreign Soil

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Foreign Soil

Maxine Beneba Clarke

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

In this collection of award-winning stories, Melbourne writer Maxine Beneba Clarke has given a voice to the disenfranchised,... [more]

$22.99

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The Complete Short Stories of Saki

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The Complete Short Stories of Saki

Saki

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

Explores the buttoned-up world of the British upper classes. This book includes stories, in which, an imaginative teenager... [more]

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Mischief: Fay Weldon Selects Her Best Short Stories

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Mischief: Fay Weldon Selects Her Best Short Stories

Fay Weldon

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

One of Britian's best loved writers chooses her best short stories from her career at the forefront of contemporary fiction.... [more]

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