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Merciless Gods

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Merciless Gods

Christos Tsiolkas

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

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A collection of thrilling, original and imaginative stories from the award-winning, bestselling author of The Slap and Barracuda... [more]

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Montalbano's First Case and Other Stories

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Montalbano's First Case and Other Stories

Andrea Camilleri

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

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This brilliant collection of short stories, personally chosen by Andrea Camilleri, follows Inspector Montalbano from his very... [more]

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Barbara the Slut and Other People

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Barbara the Slut and Other People

Lauren Holmes

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

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A fresh, honest, and darkly funny debut collection about family, friends, and lovers, and the flaws that make us most human.... [more]

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A Wild Swan: And Other Tales

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A Wild Swan: And Other Tales

Michael Cunningham

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

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Here are the moments that our fairy tales forgot or deliberately concealed, reimagined by one of the most gifted storytellers... [more]

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The Best Australian Stories 2015

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The Best Australian Stories 2015

Amanda Lohrey

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

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Novelist Amanda Lohrey, author of this year's much celebrated A Short History of Richard Kline, returns for a second year... [more]

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The Grownup

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The Grownup

Gillian Flynn

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

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The Edgar-winning short story from the author of GONE GIRL. The perfect stocking filler for Flynn fans. [more]

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The Best American Mystery Stories 2013

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The Best American Mystery Stories 2013

Lisa Scottoline

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

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A collection of the best mystery writing published in 2012 culled from a variety of sources. [more]

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Hunted Down: The Detective Stories of Charles Dickens

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Hunted Down: The Detective Stories of Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens

Classic crime; Short stories

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A selection of Dickens's detective stories and extracts from his novels. [more]

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French Short Stories: Nouvelles Francaises

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French Short Stories: Nouvelles Francaises

Pamela Lyon

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

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A collection of eight short stories, which help students gain deeper insights into French literature and life. [more]

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A Few Days in the Country: And Other Stories

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A Few Days in the Country: And Other Stories

Elizabeth Harrower

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

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Internationally acclaimed for her five brilliant novels, Elizabeth Harrower is also the author of a small body of short fiction.... [more]

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Far Thoughts and Pale Gods: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume Two

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Far Thoughts and Pale Gods: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume...

Greg Bear

Anthologies (non-poetry); Science fiction; Short stories

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6 dazzling stories, freshly revised for this volume, plus new introductions, commentary, and reminiscences from the Hugo and... [more]

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Beyond the Farthest Suns: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume Three

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Beyond the Farthest Suns: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume...

Greg Bear

Anthologies (non-poetry); Science fiction; Short stories

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7 remarkable stories, newly revised for this collection, showcase the award-winning talents of one of the 21st century's finest... [more]

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Just Over the Horizon: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume One

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Just Over the Horizon: The Complete Short Fiction of Greg Bear Volume One...

Greg Bear

Anthologies (non-poetry); Science fiction; Short stories

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13 dazzling stories and a rare screenplay by the Hugo and Nebula Award-winning author of Queen of Angels, Eon, and Hull Zero... [more]

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Beneath the Earth

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Beneath the Earth

John Boyne

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

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Explores the extremities of the human condition in all its brilliance and... [more]

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Superhero Universe: Tesseracts Nineteen

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Superhero Universe: Tesseracts Nineteen

Claude Lalumiere, Mark Shainblum

Anthologies (non-poetry); Adventure; Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

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Superheroes! Supervillains! Superpowered antiheroes! Mad scientists! Adventurers into the unknown. Detectives of the dark... [more]

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Cthulhu's Daughters

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Cthulhu's Daughters

Gemma Files, Angela Slatter, Molly Tanzer

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Short stories

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They emerge from the shadows, to claim the night... Women from around the world delve into Lovecraftian depths, penning and... [more]

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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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Vertigo

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Vertigo

Joanna Walsh

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

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This is a woman as a mother, daughter, wife, spectator, lover, mistress. She shifts between roles, countries, and languages.... [more]

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Monstrous Little Voices: Five New Stories from Shakespeare's Fantastic World

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Monstrous Little Voices: Five New Stories from Shakespeare's Fantastic World...

Adrian Tchaikovsky, Emma Newman, Jonathan Barnes, Foz Meadows, Kate Heartfield

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

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Five new great and terrible tales reshape the Bard's vision. [more]

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Here Where We Live

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Here Where We Live

Cassie Flanagan Willanski

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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Brave and beautifully written, the stories that make up this book chart the relationships white Australians have with the... [more]

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Crime Scenes Stories

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Crime Scenes Stories

Zane Lovitt

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

Paperback

Features stories from emerging Australian crime writers alongside award-winning authors Angela Savage, Peter Corris, Leigh... [more]

$27.99

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The State We're In: Maine Stories

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The State We're In: Maine Stories

Ann Beattie

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

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The State We're In is the first new collection in a decade from the writer that John Updike credited with creating 'an entirely... [more]

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Asking for the Moon: A Collection of Dalziel and Pascoe Stories

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Asking for the Moon: A Collection of Dalziel and Pascoe Stories

Reginald Hill

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

Paperback

'Hill is an instinctive and complete novelist who is blessed with a spontaneous storytelling gift' Frances Fyfield, Mail on... [more]

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Scary Old Sex

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Scary Old Sex

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

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A woman goes about certain rituals of sex with her second husband, sharing the bed with the ghosts of her sexual past. A... [more]

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By Tooth and Claw: Clan of the Claw #2

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By Tooth and Claw: Clan of the Claw #2

Bill Fawcett, Mercedes Lackey

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

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After the extinction asteroid does not strike Earth, the dinosaurs keep evolving - but so do the mammals. We mammals have... [more]

$14.95

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