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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

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

Paperback

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

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The Paper Menagerie

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The Paper Menagerie

Ken Liu

Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

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

Paperback

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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Echoes of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon

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Echoes of Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Holmes Canon

Laurie R. King, Leslie S. Klinger

Crime & mystery; Short stories

Hardback

In a stunning follow-up to the acclaimed In the Company of Sherlock Holmes, Laurie R. King and Leslie S. Klinger present a... [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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Graded Chinese Reader 3 with CD

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Graded Chinese Reader 3 with CD

Sinolingua Press

Language readers; Short stories; Languages & ESL

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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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German Short Stories 1: Deutsche Kurzgeschichten (Parallel Text)

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German Short Stories 1: Deutsche Kurzgeschichten (Parallel Text)

Richard Newnham

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

Paperback

A collection of stories, which represent the diversity of the time and include satires, explorations of private obsessions... [more]

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Difficult Women

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Difficult Women

Roxane Gay

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

Paperback

A collection of stories of rare force and beauty, of hardscrabble lives, passionate loves, and quirky and vexed human connection... [more]

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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]

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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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Wild Gestures

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Wild Gestures

Lucy Durneen

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

Paperback

A daughter flies into a painting to escape her overprotective mother. An exchange student sees green lights in the sky above... [more]

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If This Goes Wrong...

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If This Goes Wrong...

Hank Davis

Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Science fiction tales, some humorous and some not-so-funny, about the downside of the future-and how to deal with a universe... [more]

$14.95

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Children of the New World

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Children of the New World

Alexander Weinstein

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

Paperback

Children of the New World introduces readers to a near future world of social media implants, memory manufacturers, dangerously... [more]

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Angels of Our Better Beasts

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Angels of Our Better Beasts

Jerome Stueart

Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

These 15 stories of beasts, and the beasts we become, ask us how much influence we have over each other. [more]

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London's Glory: Bryant & May (Short Stories)

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London's Glory: Bryant & May (Short Stories)

Christopher Fowler

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

Paperback

In every detective's life there are cases that can't be discussed. This book presents eleven of these previously unseen investigations... [more]

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Five Stories High: One House, Five Hauntings, Five Chilling Stories

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Five Stories High: One House, Five Hauntings, Five Chilling Stories

K J Parker, Sarah Lotz, Robert Shearman, Tade Thompson, Nina Allan

Anthologies (non-poetry); Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

One house, five hauntings, five chilling stories. [more]

$18.95

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The Whip Hand: Stories

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The Whip Hand: Stories

Mihaela Nicolescu, Nadine Browne

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

Paperback

Who holds the whip hand? From a young mother stealing back her child to a disillusioned lover seeking revenge with a potion,... [more]

$27.99

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