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Short stories books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Short stories category. Presented with a red border are the Short stories books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

The Street of Butterflies by Mehri Yalfani The Street of Butterflies


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/02/2018

Black Feathers - Dark Avian Tales - An Anthology by Ellen Datlow Black Feathers - Dark Avian Tales - An Anthology


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/02/2018

The Origin of Doubt Fifty Short Fictions by Nathan Alling Long The Origin of Doubt Fifty Short Fictions


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/02/2018

Locked Gray / Linked Blue Stories by Kem Joy Ukwu Locked Gray / Linked Blue Stories


Format: Paperback - Released: 06/02/2018

Normalwhatsnormal by Stan Rogal Normalwhatsnormal


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2018

All the Lonely People Collected Stories by Margaret Atwood All the Lonely People Collected Stories

A collection of tales told in a variety of voices: street hustlers, priests, blues singers, holocaust survivors, cross-dressers, paramilitary snipers, even those we may euphemistically consider the ordinary - all of them authentic, and all would subscribe to the maxim...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Tall Tales of the Weird West by Jackson Lowry, Scott S Phillips, Axel Howerton Tall Tales of the Weird West
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Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

The Islands Six Fictions by William Wall The Islands Six Fictions

Winner of the 2107 Drue Heinz Literature Prize Selected by David Gates. In this collection of interconnected stories, the beautiful and ravaging forces of sea and land collide with the forces of human nature, through isolation and family, love and...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

The Bear Who Taught Adam to Share by Linda Steele The Bear Who Taught Adam to Share

Adam finds it hard to make friends but with a little help from a friendly bear, he finds he just has to treat others how he wants to be treated.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/01/2018

The Princess of the Emerald Throne & Other Stories by A Khadivar-Mohseni The Princess of the Emerald Throne & Other Stories


Format: Paperback - Released: 29/01/2018

The Princess of the Emerald Throne & Other Stories by A Khadivar-Mohseni The Princess of the Emerald Throne & Other Stories


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2018

Las Abejas Rebeldes Cuentos, Leyendas y Poemas by Jesus Guillen Las Abejas Rebeldes Cuentos, Leyendas y Poemas


Format: Hardback - Released: 26/01/2018

Las Abejas Rebeldes Cuentos, Leyendas y Poemas by Jesus Guillen Las Abejas Rebeldes Cuentos, Leyendas y Poemas


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

One Man's Journey A Book of Short Stories by John F Doscher One Man's Journey A Book of Short Stories


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/01/2018

Inaya's Jimmiki by Ofi Inaya's Jimmiki


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Coming Soon

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte Wuthering Heights

Critics often comment on the importance of landscape in Wuthering Heights, and in this edition, Christopher Heywood locates the text more precisely than previous editions amid Yorkshire's limestone north and moorland south, drawing out the importance of the region's slaveholding...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

The Prophecy and Other Stories by Drago Jancar The Prophecy and Other Stories

A collection of short stories that present the struggle of individuals against powerful forces.
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Trying To Save Piggy Sneed by John Irving Trying To Save Piggy Sneed

Explains how the author became a writer. This title also contains six stories, including The Pension Grillparzer .
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/02/2018

Mothers by Chris Power Mothers

'To read Mothers is to take a journey through a landscape familiar enough to console, yet strange enough to unsettle. The thrills and dangers of such a journey lie with the unexpectedness of life's undercurrents and our uncertain, unknowable selves....
Format: eBook - Released: 27/02/2018

Ears Have Walls by Felicity Taylor Ears Have Walls

Ears Have Walls is a collection of short stories which focuses on each character's darkest secrets.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/02/2018

Ears Have Walls by Felicity Taylor Ears Have Walls

Ears Have Walls is a collection of short stories which focuses on each character's darkest secrets.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/02/2018

Beware Of God by Shalom Auslander Beware Of God

Violent rabbis, lovelorn wives, a busy Grim Reaper, shame-filled simians, and one seriously angry deity populate this humorous and disquieting collection.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

The Cuban Club by Barry Gifford The Cuban Club


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

Cafe Britannica Ten Tales with Tea and Cake by Stephen Cardew Cafe Britannica Ten Tales with Tea and Cake

Cafe Britannica is a collection of ten short stories set in and around coffee shops.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

The Great Mormon Cricket Fly-fishing Festival and Other Western Stories by The Great Mormon Cricket Fly-fishing Festival and Other Western Stories

Presents a story of a trout fisherman who want to bring in enough money through their festival to pay for a weekend fishing party. This work also contains other stories.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

A Tropical Place Like That Stories of Mexico by Baker H. Morrow A Tropical Place Like That Stories of Mexico

Set in the legendary Tarascan country of Michoacan in the 1960s, this work presents eleven tales of Mexican villagers and wandering young Americans. It talks about rural Latin American world that has all but vanished with the enormous changes.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Remember Me? A collection of Short Stories by Andrew Noble Remember Me? A collection of Short Stories

This collection of short stories is based around the theme of the seven heavenly virtues. Most of us are familiar with Faith, Hope and Charity. The others are Prudence, Temperance (or Restraint, in today's modern language), Justice and Courage. The...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Bogota 39 New Voices from Latin America by Various Bogota 39 New Voices from Latin America

An anthology of short stories by the best thirty-nine Latin American authors under the age of forty, produced in conjunction with the Hay Festival
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Selected Stories by Rhys Davies Selected Stories

In this Library of Wales edition, with a foreword by Tomos Owen, the essence of his work is revealed with a new selection of dark, witty and finely crafted stories.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Roads Without Houses Stories by Joseph (Rochester Institute of Technology USA) Rein Roads Without Houses Stories


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2018

Other books in this genre

Verschneite Wege / Die Richter by Heinrich Spiero Verschneite Wege / Die Richter


Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2018

The Romance of the Secret Service Fund by Fred Merrick White The Romance of the Secret Service Fund


Format: Hardback - Released: 21/01/2018

Anonimos Relatos y Versos Comprometidos Con El Pulgarcito de America by Beto Ch Sanchez Anonimos Relatos y Versos Comprometidos Con El Pulgarcito de America


Format: Paperback - Released: 20/01/2018

Anonimos Relatos y Versos Comprometidos Con El Pulgarcito de America by Beto Ch Sanchez Anonimos Relatos y Versos Comprometidos Con El Pulgarcito de America


Format: Hardback - Released: 20/01/2018

The Duel by Joseph Conrad The Duel


Format: Hardback - Released: 18/01/2018

The Unmapped Country Stories and Fragments by Ann Quin The Unmapped Country Stories and Fragments

The lost stories of a remarkable writer who distinctively embodies the radical spirit of the 1960s
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/01/2018

Cross Purposes And Other Short Stories by Celia Andrews Cross Purposes And Other Short Stories


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/01/2018

Cross Purposes by Celia Andrews Cross Purposes

Life as a journalist/vicar's wife directly inspired the author's first three books: Cinderella & the Three Wise Men, Accidents Waiting and Press Ganged. This time, in a series of short stories, the focus moves to the possible secret background dramas...
Format: eBook - Released: 17/01/2018

Heimbacher Rumpchen by Ursula Wohlfahrt Heimbacher Rumpchen


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

Enigma Variations by Andre Aciman Enigma Variations


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

Roses in December Haunting and Macabre Tales by Matthew De Lacey Davidson Roses in December Haunting and Macabre Tales


Format: Paperback - Released: 16/01/2018

Southerly by Jorge Consiglio Southerly


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

The New Arabian Nights by Robert Louis Stevenson The New Arabian Nights


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Kleine Erzahlungen by Theodor Storm Kleine Erzahlungen


Format: Hardback - Released: 15/01/2018

Kleine Erzahlungen by Theodor Storm Kleine Erzahlungen


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2018

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