Short Stories

Best Selling / Page 76

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

Best Selling

New Releases

Our selection

Awards

 

Category

Delete Short Stories

 

Origin

English (259)

Asian (15)

Hispanophone (10)

Nordic (7)

Middle eastern (5)

Germanophone (4)

Francophone (4)

Australian, pacific, oceanian and polynesian (4)

Slavic (3)

Italian (2)

African (1)

Greek (1)

Lusophone (1)

 

Price

All

Free

Below $ 5

$ 5 - $ 10

$ 10 - $ 15

Delete Price range

From :
To :
OK

 

Language

English (1786)

French (571)

German (33)

Spanish (411)

Italian (24)

 

Protection

All (1786)

DRM Free (39)

DRM (1746)

More options

Hot Pink

by Adam Levin

Adam Levin’s debut novel The Instructions was one of the most buzzed-about books of 2010, a sprawling universe of “death-defying sentences, manic wit, exciting provocations and simple human warmth” (Rolling...


Bats or Swallows

by Teri Vlassopoulos

Teri Vlassopoulos's stories are sharp, accurate, at times dark, but told with balance and skill. The innocence and clarity of her narrative voice reveals new and unexpected layers. Vlassopoulos brings readers...


In a Mist

by Devon Code

In a Mist explores longing, loss and isolation. This debut collection of short stories examines the lives of socially isolated individuals with obsessive interests and desires. These lonely protagonists find...


Sugar and Other Stories

by A.S. Byatt

A.S. Byatt's short fictions, collected in paperback for the first time, explore the fragile ties between generations, the dizzying abyss of loss and the elaborate memories we construct against it, resulting...


Friend of My Youth: Stories

Trillium Book Award 1991

by Alice Munro

WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE® IN LITERATURE 2013

The ten miraculously accomplished stories in Alice Munro's Friend of My Youth not only astonish and delight but also convey the unspoken mysteries at the heart...


The Pen O. Henry Prize Stories 2012: Including Stories by John Berger, Wendell Berry, Anthony Doerr, Lauren Groff, Yi

by Laura Furman

The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2012 gathers twenty of the best short stories of the year, selected from thousands published in literary magazines. These remarkable stories explore the boundaries of the imagination...


Dogwalker

by Arthur Bradford

Tender and satiric, hilarious and humane, Dogwalker plunks readers down in a land of misfits and the circumstantially strange–where one young man buys drugs from a dealer who locks his customers in a closet,...


Dubliners

by James Joyce

Introduction by John Banville

 

James Joyce was the singular figure of modernism, and to this day his grand vision looms large over contemporary literature and the entire Western canon. His stylistic innovations...


Principals and Other Schoolyard Bullies

by Nick Fonda & Denis Palmer

Who has never encountered a bully? Who has never told—or been told—a story of a bully? With an uncanny insight into what bullies are all about, Nick Fonda brings sensitivity and even humour to an otherwise...


Chattering: Stories

by Louise Stern

An extraordinary debut collection of stories, which reveal how the world looks when you're young, hip, wild and deaf.


Nothing Like an Ocean: Stories

by Jim Tomlinson

The eleven stories in Nothing Like An Ocean confirm the promise of Jim Tomlinson's award-winning debut, Things Kept, Things Left Behind. Set in and around the fictional town of Spivey, Kentucky, the stories...


Angels & Insects: Two Novellas

by A.S. Byatt

In these breathtaking novellas, A.S. Byatt returns to the territory she explored in Possession: the landscape of Victorian England, where science and spiritualism are both popular manias, and domestic decorum...


I Am An Executioner: Love Stories

by Rajesh Parameswaran

An explosive, funny, wildly original fiction debut: nine stories about the power of love and the love of power, two urgent human desires that inevitably, and sometimes calamitously, intertwine.

In I Am an Executioner,...


Moments of Light

by Fred Chappell

Moments of Light Foreward by Annie Dillard. These stories prove that the mythic powers of the balladeer and the story teller survive even in this fragmented and unmysterious day. In the eleven stories gathered...


The Suicide Run: Five Tales of the Marine Corps

by William Styron

The Suicide Run collects five of William Styron’s meticulously rendered narratives based on his real-life experiences as a U.S. Marine. In “Blankenship,” Styron draws on his stint as a guard at a stateside...


The Tent

by Margaret Atwood

A delightfully pointed m?lange of fictional pieces from one of the world’s most acclaimed and incisive authors, The Tent is a sparkling addition to Margaret Atwood’s always masterful work.Here Atwood pushes...


The Book of the Unknown: Tales of the Thirty-six

by Jonathon Keats

Marvelous and mystical stories of the thirty-six anonymous saints whose decency sustains the world–reimagined from Jewish folklore.

A liar, a cheat, a degenerate, and a whore. These are the last people one...


The Lifeguard

by Mary Morris

It was with her stories that Mary Morris first won attention and acclaim: her first collection, Vanishing Animals, received the prestigious Rome Prize, and her second, The Bus of Dreams, was widely hailed. In...


Shooting Monkeys in a Barrel: Ten Twisted Tales

by S.G. Browne

From the author of Breathers, Fated, and Lucky Bastard comes a collection of ten dark and humorous tales about extraterrestrial sex toys, a family of luck poachers, a group of professional guinea pigs, the immortal...


Anticipated Results

by Dennis Bolen

Tragicomic stories about the lost souls of the Boomer Generation—old friends facing old demons as they grapple with middle age.