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Wandering Earth (Collection)

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Wandering Earth (Collection)

Cixin Liu

Science fiction; Short stories

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Short stories, including five Chinese Galaxy Award-winners, take you from Earth to the edge of the Universe and back again.... [more]

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No Middle Name: Jack Reacher Story Collection: The Complete Collected Jack Reacher Stories

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No Middle Name: Jack Reacher Story Collection: The Complete Collected Jack...

Lee Child

Fiction & Literature; Thriller & suspense; Short stories

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Jack Reacher, lone wolf, knight errant, ex military cop, lover of women, scourge of the wicked and righter of wrongs, is the... [more]

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Invisible Planets: Collected Fiction

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Invisible Planets: Collected Fiction

Hannu Rajaniemi

Science fiction; Short stories

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Mindblowingly inventive and beautifully written short stories from the most exciting new name in SF [more]

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The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories

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The Purple Swamp Hen and Other Stories

Penelope Lively

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

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'Lively remains a sublime storyteller' Guardian on How It All Began 'More stylish than many writers half her age ...Lively... [more]

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Sherlock Holmes's School for Detection: 11 New Adventures and Intrigues

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Sherlock Holmes's School for Detection: 11 New Adventures and Intrigues...

Simon Clark

Crime & mystery; Short stories

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Sherlock Holmes teaches a piquant assortment of students the science of detection in an anthology of all-new stories by a... [more]

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This Water: Five Tales

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This Water: Five Tales

Beverley Farmer

Fiction & Literature; Myth & legend told as fiction; Short stories

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This is likely to be the last work by Beverley Farmer, one of Australia’s great prose stylists, and a pioneer of women’s... [more]

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Men Without Women: Stories

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Men Without Women: Stories

Haruki Murakami

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

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Across seven tales, the author brings his powers of observation to bear on the lives of men who, in their own ways, find themselves... [more]

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I'd Die for You: And Other Lost Stories

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I'd Die for You: And Other Lost Stories

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Fiction & Literature; Classic fiction (pre c 1945); Short stories; Advocate - Fiction

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Bold, fascinating and hitherto unseen: this beautiful Scribner collection brings together unpublished short stories by F.... [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

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

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Paper Menagerie: And Other Stories

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Paper Menagerie: And Other Stories

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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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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Classic Tales of Science Fiction and Fantasy

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Classic Tales of Science Fiction and Fantasy

Jules Verne, H. G. Wells, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Science fiction; Fantasy; Short stories

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<p>Long before we ventured into outer space or explored the most remote regions of the planet, writers have spun stories of... [more]

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To Hold the Bridge: A Tale of the Old Kingdom and Other Stories

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To Hold the Bridge: A Tale of the Old Kingdom and Other Stories

Garth Nix

Fantasy; Short stories

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Far to the north of the magical Old Kingdom, the Greenwash Bridge Company has been building a bridge for almost a hundred... [more]

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Short Stories in Japanese: New Penguin Parallel Text

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Short Stories in Japanese: New Penguin Parallel Text

Michael Emmerich

Anthologies (non-poetry); Short stories; Fiction in translation; Languages & ESL

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Presents an introduction to contemporary Japanese fiction. Featuring many stories appearing in English, this title offers... [more]

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Dark Cities

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Dark Cities

Sherrilyn Kenyon, Scott Smith, Pa, Cherie Priest, Jonathan Maberry

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

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An anthology of horror stories in urban settings-whether back alleys, crumbling brownstones, gleaming high-rise towers,... [more]

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Nebula Awards Showcase 2017

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Nebula Awards Showcase 2017

Julie E Czerneda

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

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The Nebula Awards Showcase volumes have been published annually since 1966, reprinting the winning and nominated stories of... [more]

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The Pier Falls

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The Pier Falls

Mark Haddon

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

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A man shoots a stranger in the chest on Christmas Eve. An expedition to Mars goes terribly wrong. A seaside pier collapses.... [more]

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Creepypasta Collection Vol 2: 20 Stories No Sleep

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Creepypasta Collection Vol 2: 20 Stories No Sleep

MrCreepyPasta

Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

Just when you thought it was safe to go back online, YouTube sensation Mr. CreepyPasta returns with a whole new collection... [more]

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Anno Dracula 1899 and Other Stories

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Anno Dracula 1899 and Other Stories

Kim Newman

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

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A brand new collection of chilling stories by master of horror Kim Newman, in which Jack the Ripper still stalks the streets,... [more]

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Things We Lost in the Fire

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Things We Lost in the Fire

Mariana Enriquez

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

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A woman returns to the rundown suburb of Buenos Aires her family once called home. From the safety of her window, she watches... [more]

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Four Past Midnight

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Four Past Midnight

Stephen King

Thriller & suspense; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

Paperback

<strong>One Past Midnight</strong><br />&quot;The Langoliers&quot; takes a red-eye flight from Los Angeles to Boston into... [more]

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Up and Down Australia

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Up and Down Australia

Arthur W. Upfield

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

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Up and Down Australia is the first published collection of Upfield's short works. Kees de Hoog has selected 33 fiction stories,... [more]

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The Collected Short Stories

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The Collected Short Stories

Jean Rhys

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

Paperback

Reading such stories as a group ... can be overwhelming. Yet it is precisely this intense immersion in experience that is... [more]

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Four Ghost Stories: 'Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' ;  An Episode of Cathedral History ;  Casting the Runes ; And  The Diary of Mr. Poynter

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Four Ghost Stories: 'Oh, Whistle, and I'll Come to You, My Lad' ; An Episode...

M. R. James

Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

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A collection of four stories of the supernatural by early twentieth-century medievalist and antiquarian M. R. James, exemplifying... [more]

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Galactic Empires

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Galactic Empires

Neil Clarke

Science fiction; Short stories

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Neil Clarke, publisher of the award-winning Clarkesworld magazine, presents a collection of thought-provoking and galaxy-spanning... [more]

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