Uncoiling a Booker Prize winner's tightly wound collection of short -- at times very short -- stories.
Tracing the patterns of new short stories from an icon of the medium.
Comic fiction from the actor and writer unveils a restless mind at work.
Allen Gurganus's small-town portraits recall the grotesques of Sherwood Anderson's classic.
A dynamic collection of short stories from the author of City of Bohane sound out the modern changes to Irish brogue.
Fifteen stories implant the fantastic within a resolutely ordinary world.
Tales of everyday lives, suffused with a Picasso-esque vision.
Are punchy prose and revelatory antics the key to a short story renaissance?
Small tales offer medium-sized heroes a grand forum.
Two decades of stories find universal themes in the lives of Native Americans of the Pacific Northwest.
A collection of previously published short fiction by the American master of dread.
In these stories by the author of Mr. Peanut, you don't have to be cruel to be kind, but it helps.
Women face life on their own terms in the author's career-spanning story collection.
Stories that explore the
"risky and exhilarating" years of youth, and what follows.
Tales that travel around
the globe and into the depths of the heart.
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