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The Invaders and Other Stories

by Leo Tolstoy

A fantastic collection of short stories written by the master himself, Leo Tolstoy! Take your mind on a ride with The Invaders and Other Stories, a phenomenal addition to the library of any short story lover!...

Children Of The Frost

by Jack London

Children of the Frost is a delightful collection of short stories set in the cold North and first published in 1902.


- The League of the Old Men

- In the Forests of the North

- The Law of Life

- Nam-Bok...

Best Russian Short Stories

by Leonid Andreyev

Leonid Nikolaievich Andreyev was a Russian playwright, novelist and short-story writer. He is one of the most talented and prolific representatives of the Silver Age period in Russian history. Andreyev's style...

Dust and Other Stories

by T'aejun Yi & Janet Poole

Yi T’aejun was one of twentieth-century Korea’s true masters of the short story—and a man who in 1946 stunned his contemporaries by moving to the Soviet-occupied northern zone of his country. In South...


by Lionel Shriver

A striking new collection of ten short stories and two novellas that explores the idea of property in every meaning of the word, from the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of the National Book Award...

After Dark

by Wilkie Collins

After Dark is Wilkie Collins's first collection of six short stories, published in 1856. The book is a series of tales supposed to be told to poor travelling portrait-painter, William Kerby, who is forced to...

The Finer Grain

by Henry James

Collection of classic Henry James long stories, including The Velvet Glove, Mora Montravers, A Round of Visits, Crapy Cornelia, and The Bench of Desolation.

This volume was the last collection of tales published...

The Real Thing and Other Tales

by Henry James

This story, often read as a parable, plays with the reality-illusion dichotomy that fascinated James, especially in the later stages of his career. For the illustrator who narrates the story, the genuine article...

Some Short Stories

by Henry James

Four Meetings, A Bundle of Letters, Louisa Pallant, The Liar, The Real Thing, The Pupil, Brooksmith, The Middle Years, The Altar of the Dead, Europe, The Great Good Place, The Tree of Knowledge, The Tone of...

The Ides of Matt 2014

by M. L. Buchman

A baker’s dozen of short tales certain to tickle anyone’s fancy. Each story includes an introduction written specifically for this volume. In early 2014 I started writing short stories and publishing them...

The Ides of Matt 2015

by M. L. Buchman

The Second Annual Volume of short stories originally published monthly for free on It began in 2014 as a gift for my fans, but I quickly discovered the joy of the short form. I have a lifelong...

The Ides of Matt 2016

by M. L. Buchman

The third annual volume of short stories, each originally published monthly on It began in 2014 as a gift for my fans, but I quickly discovered the joy of the short form. I have a lifelong...

The Ides of Matt 2017

by M. L. Buchman

The fourth annual volume of short stories, each originally published monthly on It began in 2014 as a gift for my fans, but I quickly discovered the joy of the short form. I have a lifelong...

The Chorus Girl and Other Stories

by Anton Chekhov

The Chorus Girl, Verotchka, My Life, At a Country House, A Father, On the Road, Rothschild's Fiddle, Ivan Matveyitch, Zinotchka, Bad Weather, A Gentleman Friend, A Trivial Incident. An incredible collection...

Our Dreams Might Align

by Dana Diehl

Two brothers, swallowed by a whale, lament the loneliness they suffer in the belly of the beast. A man is transformed into a beam of light; another travels through time whenever he falls asleep. Teenage girls...


by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Herland is a utopian novel from 1915, written by feminist Charlotte Perkins Gilman. The book describes an isolated society composed entirely of women who reproduce via parthenogenesis (asexual reproduction)....

The Yellow Wallpaper

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

"The Yellow Wallpaper" is a 6,000-word short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American...

The Man-Made World

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

A liberal feminist text. Rather than considering what is appropriate masculine or feminine behaviour, we should investigate what it is to be human.

What Diantha Did

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

First published serially in Gilman's magazine the Forerunner in 1909-10, the novel tells the story of Diantha Bell, a young woman who leaves her home and her fiancé to start a housecleaning business. A resourceful...

With Her in Ourland

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Published serially in the author's monthly magazine, Forerunner, volume 7 (1916). Herland described an all-women utopia in a secluded high valley, where 3 adventurous young men visit by airplane. Eventually,...