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Short stories

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Exhalation

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Exhalation

Ted Chiang

Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

The long-awaited new collection of stunningly original, humane, and already celebrated short stories. [more]

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Midsummer Nights: Tales from the Opera

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Midsummer Nights: Tales from the Opera

Jeanette Winterson

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

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Specially commissioned short story collection with stellar contributors, all based on the stories behind favourite operas.... [more]

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A Lovely and Terrible Thing

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A Lovely and Terrible Thing

Chris Womersley

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

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Bestselling and award-winning author Chris Womersley's first short fiction collection, twenty macabre and deliciously enjoyable... [more]

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The Butcherbird Stories

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The Butcherbird Stories

A.S. Patric

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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`One of the most interesting and valuable writers working in Australia today.' - The Australian Eleven stories. Each... [more]

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Mr Salary: Faber Stories

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Mr Salary: Faber Stories

Sally Rooney

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

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My love for him felt so total and so annihilating that it was often impossible for me to see him clearly at all.<br /><br... [more]

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Come Rain or Come Shine: Faber Stories

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Come Rain or Come Shine: Faber Stories

Kazuo Ishiguro

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

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When Ray turns up to visit his old university friends Charlie and Emily, he's given a special task: to be so much his useless... [more]

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The Victim: Faber Stories

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The Victim: Faber Stories

P. D. James

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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'On the whole, it was easier than I had expected. Only once did I feel myself at risk. Took her away from you some people... [more]

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Labels and Other Stories

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Labels and Other Stories

Louis de Bernieres

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

Hardback

Louis de Bernieres is one of our most treasured writers and these stories show his imaginative range and unique storytelling... [more]

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The Butcherbird Stories

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The Butcherbird Stories

A. S. Patric

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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Eleven stories. Each like a matchstick struck to illuminate the darkness. Evocations of place ranging from a Bangla jungle... [more]

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The Beat Goes on: The Complete Rebus Stories

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The Beat Goes on: The Complete Rebus Stories

Ian Rankin, New York Times Best-Selling Author

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

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Originally publishished in Great Britain by Orion Publishing Group, Ltd., October 2014 --Title page verso. [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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Metamorphosis and Other Stories

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Metamorphosis and Other Stories

Franz Kafka

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories; Fiction in translation

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Offering a collection of new translations, this book brings together the small proportion of authors' works that he himself... [more]

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Lisbon Tales

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Lisbon Tales

Helen Constantine

Fiction & Literature; Short stories; Fiction in translation

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A selection of newly translated short stories centred on Lisbon represent the literary heritage and culture of this diverse... [more]

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Barcelona Tales

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Barcelona Tales

Helen Constantine

Fiction & Literature; Short stories; Fiction in translation

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Barcelona Tales presents a selection of newly translated short stories by 14 writers, many of them Catalan. The stories open... [more]

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Girl, Balancing

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Girl, Balancing

Helen Dunmore

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

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Haunting, uplifting, beautiful: the final work from Helen Dunmore Helen Dunmore passed away in June 2017, leaving behind this... [more]

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Roar

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Roar

Cecelia Ahern

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

Paperback

`Cecelia Ahern at her quirky, magical best' Daily Mail [more]

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Ward No. 6 and Other Stories (riverrun editions)

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Ward No. 6 and Other Stories (riverrun editions)

Anton Chekhov

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories; Fiction in translation

Paperback

The second unique collection of Constance Garnett's translations of Chekhov's short fiction, selected for riverrun editions... [more]

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The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories

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The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories

Jay Rubin

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

Paperback

This fantastically varied and exciting collection celebrates the great Japanese short story, from its modern origins in the... [more]

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Something Like Breathing

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Something Like Breathing

Angela Readman

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

Paperback

Friendship blossoms between an enigmatic girl and a whisky distiller's granddaughter on a remote Scottish island. [more]

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We'll Stand in That Place: and Other Stories

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We'll Stand in That Place: and Other Stories

Michelle Cahill

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

We'll Stand in That Place and Other Stories is the latest anthology in the annual Margaret River Short Story Competition.... [more]

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Rock, Paper, Scissors, And Other Stories

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Rock, Paper, Scissors, And Other Stories

Alexandra Fleming, Anne Marie Jackson, Boris Dralyuk, Maxim Osipov

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

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Maxim Osipov, who lives and practices medicine in a town ninety miles outside Moscow, is one of Russia's best-regarded writers.... [more]

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Intrigo

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Intrigo

Hakan Nesser

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Crime & mystery; Thriller & suspense; Short stories; Fiction in translation

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Adapted for a trilogy of films, Intrigo is a collection of novellas and short stories from the master of Nordic Noir, Hakan... [more]

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Beautiful Days: Stories

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Beautiful Days: Stories

Joyce Carol Oates

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

Paperback

In this collection of diverse stories, Joyce Carol Oates explores the most secret, intimate, and unacknowledged interior lives... [more]

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The Book of Magic: Part 2

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The Book of Magic: Part 2

Gardner Dozois

Fantasy; Short stories

Paperback

An anthology celebrating the witches and sorcerers of epic fantasy-featuring stories by George R. R. Martin, Scott Lynch,... [more]

$22.99

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