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Screwjack: A Short Story

by Hunter S. Thompson

An almost unnaturally poignant love story from the father of “Gonzo” journalism and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Hunter S. Thompson.

What makes the romantic short story Screwjack so touching, for all its...


Lying in Bed

by Polly Samson

Do you cover up or reveal it all; seek revenge or just reassurance; let the truth be naked as the day or cloaked in a night-time story? The men and women of Polly Samson?s debut fiction all have stories to tell,...


Amos Hangs On

by Jim Newell

Like most house cats, Amos isn't owned by anybody, but he owns a human named Jeff. When Jeff's life is threatened, Amos has a reason for being a hero. If Jeff were to die, who would feed Amos, clean his litter...


Nightlight

by Trey Dowell

A new work of horror short fiction from the Derringer-nominated author of Ballistic andThe God of Speed. Nine-year-old Kayla suffers from horrible dreams, along with the nagging fear that monsters will come...


Hi Bonnybrig: and Other Greetings!

by Shug Hanlan

Shug Hanlan's prose and poetry have become a byword for contemporary comic writing set in and about Scotland. These stories and his hilarious novella, Hi Bonnybrigg, are set in an imaginary version of Shug's...


Once Upon a Time There Was a Traveller: Asham Award-Winning Stories

by Various

Virago Press and the Asham Award, the foremost prize for stories by women, present a collection of tales to send you to places you've never been before . . .

Here are tales of people who travel far and those...


Sunshine, with a Chance of Snow: A Twenty-Minute Treat From Carole Matthews

by Carole Matthews

Beth and Michael have worked hard all their married life to give their children everything they want. It hasn't been easy but it's been worth it. Now, as Beth enjoys quality time with her family on their beach...


Scottish Ghost Stories

by James Robertson

This is a collection of ghost stories based on a mixture of local history and folklore. The stories are from past and present. Some, such as The Hauntings of Glamis Castle and The Tale of Major Weir are well...


Women Who Wear The Breeches

by Shahrukh Husain

Delicious and dangerous, this collection of fairy tales is a glorious tribute to women with 'do what thou wilt' bravado - those who dare to wear the breeches. They shed their female garb (and modesty) and don...


Winter Warmers: An eBook Exclusive from Carole Matthews

by Carole Matthews

Three short stories from the wonderfully warm Carole Matthews.

All I Want for Christmas is You

Christmas is around the corner but Maria just can't get into the spirit - will she ever find Mr Right? But when...


Soft Thunder

by Adam Wilson

An excerpt from Adam Wilson's debut short story collection, What's Important Is Feeling, which humorously pinpoints our most desperate moments of longing—sexual and otherwise. "Soft Thunder" is a short story...


Perfect Lives

by Polly Samson

In an English seaside town, lovers and children, young men and middle-aged women weave in and out of each other?s lives and stories. A mother is tormented by her daughter?s tattoo; another only pretends to love...


In the Convent of Little Flowers: Stories

by Indu Sundaresan

Now in paperback, internationally bestselling author Indu Sundaresan presents a poignant collection of contemporary short stories about the challenges and consequences faced by women in Indian life today.

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The Writ of Years

by Brit Mandelo

Few things can be as terrible as to get your heart's desire.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.


More Shapes Than One

by Fred Chappell

These thirteen tales are populated by an assortment of fictional as well as real characters, all of them vividly sketched and true-to-life: the botanist Linnaeus, the composer Offenbach, the poet Hart Crane,...


Diary of Jenny Parker

by Palmer Erhirienta

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Jenny Parker was a very young and happy girl from Florida. She's an only child to her loving parents. Her grandparents live in Texas where the family gathers once every year to celebrate her birthday...


The Empty Family: Stories

by Colm Toibin

Colm Tóibín’s exquisitely written new stories, set in present-day Ireland, 1970s Spain and nineteenthcentury England, are about people linked by love, loneliness and desire. Tóibín is a master at portraying...


Nothing with Strings: NPR's Beloved Holiday Stories

by Bailey White

For more than a decade, Bailey White has delivered a story each Thanksgiving to National Public Radio's All Things Considered listeners. Long awaited by her many fans, Nothing with Strings is the entire collection...


The Mother Garden: Stories

by Robin Romm

Robin Romm's arresting and resonant stories take on the fundamental themes of the human condition: mortality, loyalty, and love. In fresh and irreverent prose, Romm captures the mo-ments before and after loss,...


Too Much Happiness

by Alice Munro

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013

Ten superb new stories by one of our most beloved and admired writers—the winner of the 2009 Man Booker International Prize.

With clarity and ease, Alice Munro...