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Broken Stars

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Broken Stars

Ken Liu

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

Paperback

Ken Liu presents a new anthology of Chinese short speculative fiction. [more]

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Found in Translation: 100 of the Finest Short Stories Ever Translated

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Found in Translation: 100 of the Finest Short Stories Ever Translated

Frank Wynne

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

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A selection of 100 of the best short stories from around the world, selected by award-winning translator Frank Wynne. [more]

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Death at Sea

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Death at Sea

Andrea Camilleri

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

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A collection of eight ingenious short stories following Inspector Montalbano's investigations into Sicily's murky underworld,... [more]

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Zebra: And Other Stories

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Zebra: And Other Stories

Debra Adelaide

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

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Tantalizing, enchanting, wry, and just a little fantastical, a collection of blackly comic stories and one singular novella... [more]

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Australia Day

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Australia Day

Melanie Cheng

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

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* Awarded the 2018 Victorian Premier's Literary Award for Fiction, Melanie Cheng's Australia Day paints a vivid and absorbing... [more]

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A Spot of Folly: Ten Tales of Murder and Mayhem

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A Spot of Folly: Ten Tales of Murder and Mayhem

Ruth Rendell

Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Short stories

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New and uncollected tales of murder, mischief, magic and madness.<br /><br... [more]

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Best Summer Stories

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Best Summer Stories

Aviva Tuffield

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

Paperback

<strong>Brilliant short fiction from some of Australia's most talented storytellers</strong><br... [more]

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The Butcherbird Stories

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The Butcherbird Stories

A. S. Patric

Fiction & Literature; Short stories

Paperback

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

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Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s

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Classic American Crime Fiction of the 1920s

Leslie S. Klinger, Otto Penzler

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

Hardback

A riveting collection of five of the most famous crime novels of the 1920s, presenting anew some of the most admired authors... [more]

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German Short Stories 1 (Penguin Parallel Text)

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German Short Stories 1 (Penguin 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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You Think It, I'll Say It: Stories

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You Think It, I'll Say It: Stories

Curtis Sittenfeld

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

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A dazzling, smart and razor-sharp story collection by Curtis Sittenfeld, Sunday Times bestselling author of Eligible and American... [more]

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Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories

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Dreadful Young Ladies and Other Stories

Kelly Barnhill

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

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When Mrs. Sorensen's husband dies, she rekindles a long-dormant love with an unsuitable mate in Mrs. Sorensen and the Sasquatch.... [more]

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Prador Moon (#1 Polity)

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Prador Moon (#1 Polity)

Neal Asher

Science fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Prador Moon is a thrilling, adventure-packed standalone - a prequel to the dramatic events in Neal Asher's Spatterjay novels.... [more]

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The Sea Beast Takes a Lover

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The Sea Beast Takes a Lover

Michael Andreasen

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

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The Sea Beast Takes a Lover explores hope, love, and loss across a series of surreal landscapes and wild metamorphoses. Romping... [more]

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Heart of Darkness and Other Stories

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Heart of Darkness and Other Stories

J. Conrad

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

This collection also includes an additional five of Conrad's best stories: 'The Secret Sharer', 'Youth', 'Typhoon', 'Karain:... [more]

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The Green Dwarf and Other Early Fiction

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The Green Dwarf and Other Early Fiction

Charlotte Bronte

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

Full of tragedy and passion, love and rivalry, the five sweeping tales contained in this volume display the precocious talent,... [more]

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How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

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How to Fracture a Fairy Tale

Jane Yolen

Fantasy; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

Paperback

Yolen breaks open ... [classic fairy tales and legends] to reveal their... [more]

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Mammoth Book of Nightmare Stories

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Mammoth Book of Nightmare Stories

Stephen Jones

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

Paperback

Sixteen rare terror tales not to be read at night! [more]

$27.95

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Property: A Collection

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Property: A Collection

Lionel Shriver

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

Paperback

The first ever story collection from the inimitable Lionel Shriver `Genius' Stylist... [more]

$22.99

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Tobermory and Other Stories

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Tobermory and Other Stories

Saki

Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories

Paperback

Tobermory' - the title story of this collection - is widely considered one of Saki's finest pieces. Here presented with extra... [more]

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Death of the Planet of the Apes

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Death of the Planet of the Apes

Andrew E. C. Gaska

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

Paperback

New adventures revealing secrets stemming from Beneath the Planet of the Apes. [more]

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Beware of the Trains

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Beware of the Trains

Edmund Crispin

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

Paperback

First published in 1953, this book includes a selection of short stories by Edmund Crispin. [more]

$19.99

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Peoples Future of the United States: Speculative Fiction from 25 Extraordinary W

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Peoples Future of the United States: Speculative Fiction from 25 Extraordinary...

Charlie Jane Anders, Lesley Nneka Arimah, Charles Yu

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

Paperback

A collection of twenty-five tales explores the possible futures of the United States from such writers as G. Willow Wilson,... [more]

$31.95

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Mixtape

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Mixtape

Nikki Sloane, Elle Kennedy, Sierra Simone

Anthologies (non-poetry); Romance; Adult & contemporary romance; Short stories

Paperback

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

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The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes

Arthur Conan Doyle

Fiction & Literature; Classic crime; Short stories

Paperback

With Sherlock Holmes's reputation as the scourge of the criminal underworld preceding him, the ingenious detective, with the... [more]

$14.99

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