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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

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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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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

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The Best Australian Stories anthology brings together Australia’s most striking literary talents and provides a platform... [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

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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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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; Advocate - Fiction

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An anthology of seventeen superbly crafted stories inspired by the paintings of Edward Hopper. [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; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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A personal anthology of Andrea Camilleri's favourite short stories, all starring the much loved Inspector Montalbano. [more]

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Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection

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Arcanum Unbounded: The Cosmere Collection

Brandon Sanderson

Fantasy; Short stories

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

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Griffith Review #54: Earthly Delights

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Griffith Review #54: Earthly Delights

Julianne Schultz

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

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Griffith Review once again turns its attention to the fast-growing novella form with its annual edition dedicated to the five... [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 Love of a Bad Man

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The Love of a Bad Man

Laura Elizabeth Woollett

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

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The Love of a Bad Man is a collection of short stories that imagine the lives of thirteen women, all of whom were the lovers,... [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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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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Slipping: Stories, Essays, & Other Writing

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Slipping: Stories, Essays, & Other Writing

Lauren Beukes

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

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A Punk Lolita fighter-pilot rescues Tokyo from a marauding art installation. A young architect s life is derailed by an inquisitive... [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; Crime Chronicle - Modern Crime

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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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A Snow Garden and Other Stories

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A Snow Garden and Other Stories

Rachel Joyce

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

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The school term has ended. It is almost Christmas but Binny, out last-minute shopping couldn't feel less like wishing glad... [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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Hope : an Anthology

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Hope : an Anthology

Quentin Bryce

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

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Prize-winning and highly commended stories from the Brotherhood of St Laurence Hope Prize. Royalties from the sale of this... [more]

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Bridging Infinity

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Bridging Infinity

Jonathan Strahan

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

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The latest volume in the Hugo award-winning Infinity Project series, showcasing the all-original hard SF stories by the genres... [more]

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The Simplest Words: A Storyteller's Journey

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The Simplest Words: A Storyteller's Journey

Alex Miller

Literary essays; Short stories

Paperback

A selection of short pieces - both fiction and non-fiction - from one of Australia's greatest literary treasures. [more]

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Night Music: Nocturnes #2

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Night Music: Nocturnes #2

John Connolly

Crime & mystery; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

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John Connolly, bestselling author of the Charlie Parker mystery series - 'the finest crime series currently in existence'... [more]

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The Bazaar of Bad Dreams: Stories

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The Bazaar of Bad Dreams: Stories

Stephen King

Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

Since Nightshift, published thirty-five years ago, Stephen King has dazzled an entire generation of readers with his genius... [more]

$18.95

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The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories

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The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories

H. P. Lovecraft

Horror & ghost stories; Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

Part of the Penguin Orange Collection, a limited-run series of twelve influential and beloved American classics in a bold... [more]

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Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-siecle

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Daughters of Decadence: Women Writers of the Fin-de-siecle

Elaine Showalter

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

Paperback

Stories by celebrated female writers Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Kate Chopin and Edith Wharton - edited by Elaine Showalter... [more]

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In Another Country: Selected Stories

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In Another Country: Selected Stories

David Constantine

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

Paperback

The paperback edition of one of Kirkus Reviews' Best Story Collections of 2015, including the story that inspired 45 YEARS.... [more]

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The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

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The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories

Ken Liu

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

Paperback

Fifteen short stories and novellas [that] tour the poignant history that always haunts immigrants, survivors of war, and... [more]

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