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First Love and Other Stories

by Ivan Turgenev

This collection brings together six of Turgenev's best-known `long' short stories, in which he turns his skills of psychological observation and black comedy to subjects as diverse as the tyranny of serfdom,...

A Changed Man and Other Tales

by Thomas Hardy

A Changed Man and Other Tales is a collection of twelve tales written by Thomas Hardy. The collection was originally published in book form in 1913, although all of the tales had been previously published in...

Bliss, and Other Stories

by Katherine Mansfield

A collection of short stories by Katherine Mansfield, widely recognized as one of the greatest writers of her period, that capture with accuracy those emotionally-charged moments when an individual is most revealing....

Vampire Stories

by Arthur Conan Doyle

Who would suspect that the same mind that created the most famous literary detective of all time also took on the eternally popular genre of vampires? Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, a contemporary of Bram Stoker, gave...

Keeping it in the Family

by Pippa Kay

In these compelling stories Pippa Kay introduces you to many families. Meet the boy who loses his little brother while playing cricket with his family, the grandfather reunited with the first girl he kissed,...

Darker With the Lights On

by David Hayden

•For readers of Joanna Walsh, Eimear McBride, Max Porter, and Ben Lerner, these fictions are gorgeously written and the mark of a huge new talent. Hayden subverts the form into his own genre of storytelling....

In Our Own Worlds

by Margaret Killjoy, Ellen Klages, Kai Ashante Wilson & Jy Yang

In celebration of Pride, Publishing presents four critically acclaimed novellas featuring LGBTQ+ characters. In these stories you’ll find reflections of queer identity both as it exists in our world...

The Aviator's Toilet Companion

by Rob Owen

If you wish to discover whether an airplane can land immaculately, entirely of its own accord, or whether a paltry chicken can soar to giddy heights before returning to rule the roost, then you need to read...

The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories

by Grant Allen

I first met Césarine Vivian in the stalls at the Ambiguities Theatre. I had promised to take Mrs. Latham and Irene to see the French plays which were then being acted by Marie Leroux's celebrated Palais Royal...

Bad Valentines 2 (Bad Valentines #2)

by Steve Vernon

If you’ve ever had your heart broken - then this book is for you.

If you enjoy the taste of strong meat – then this book is for you.

If you’ve got a sense of weird that is honed as sharp as a cutthroat’s...

Dundonald Tales

by Suzy A. Kelly & Michael Kelly

The village of Dundonald lies on the west coast of Scotland in Ayrshire, 30 miles south of Glasgow. Its central hill, first settled in the Bronze Age, is the site of a Royal Stewart castle.

Dundonald directly...

A Slav Soul and Other Stories

by Alexander Kuprin

The tales selected here are taken from various volumes, and two of them, "The Elephant" and "The White Poodle," from a volume specially designed by Kuprin for reading aloud to children. The others are: A Slav...

Tale of the Argonauts

by Bret Harte

The Argonauts are the gold seekers of 1849 and the years immediately following. These adventurers came from all quarters of the globe and all ranks of society, and they had in common only the possession of the...

The Big Book of the Masters of Horror, Weird and Supernatural Short Stories: 120+ authors and 1000+ stories in one volume

by Arthur Machen, Guy de Maupassant, John Metcalfe & Edith Nesbit et al.

If you were looking for the Holy Bible of the horror anthologies, consider yourself lucky, because you just found it! Cosmic horror, supernatural events, ghost stories, weird fiction, mystical fantasies, occult...

A Fine Sacrifice

by Steve Vernon

WILL has got a secret.

He keeps it hidden in the field out back behind his house.

Sam and Artie will do just whatever Will tells them to do because they know what Will's secret is and they'll do anything to make...

Harry's Mermaid (Steve Vernon's Sea Tales, #2)

by Steve Vernon

It happened in early September, the time of year when the city does its damndest to remember what heat was, just one more time before winter rocks on in...

This is a story of horror and haunting regret.


The Science of Lost Futures

by Ryan Habermeyer

  • Two stories in this collection, “Vevo, Forgotten by the Mormons” and “The Prites of Abilene” were nominated Pushcart Prizes. A third story, “The Foot,” won the Phoebe Winter Fiction Contest in 2013....

  • Can't Catch Me

    by Michael Cadnum

    This collection of deftly rearranged myths and fairy tales, including six original stories, rekindles the excitement of adored childhood adventures. National Endowment for the Arts recipient Michael Cadnum creates...


    by H. C. Whittaker

    This book is a collection of short stories, based on the author’s own life experiences, taking us on a far-reaching journey across continents and cultures. It introduces us to people who have hugely varied...

    The Rustlers of Pecos County

    by Zane Grey

    Texas was a huge wide place full of frontiersmen, ranchers, farmers, cowpokes, shiftless no-accounts, shootists, rascals, and politicians -- all of them blended together into a single state. The Rangers -- lawmen,...