Short Stories

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By: Various Authors, Various Various Authors

The original Halo: Evolutions, split into two volumes. This volume contains stories by: Tessa Kum & Jeff VanderMeerKevin GraceRobt McLeesKaren TravissFred Van LenteWhen humanity expanded beyond the safety of Earth to new stars and horizons, they...

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By: Doris Lessing

This major collection contains all of Doris Lessing’s short fiction, other than the stories set in Africa, from the beginning of her career until now. Set in London, Paris, the south of France, the English countryside, these thirty-five stor...

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By: Bill Pinneo

Bill Pinneo blends drama and inspiration in From Dawn to Setting Sun, a set of four action-filled short stories. "The Hermit" tells the story of a man who lost everything and the growing boys who bring life into his existence as God intervened and...

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By: Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor's crystalline, spare, and oddly moving prose cuts to the quick. His characters are guided by misapprehensions that bring them to hilarious but often tragic impasses with reality: a high school boy's desire to win over a crush leads h...

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By: Dana Cameron, Mary Daheim, Lori Avocato, Kerrelyn Sparks, Suzanne Macpherson, Cait London

SUGARPLUMS AND SCANDAL brings together the best of romance and mystery in one delightful collection of Christmas tales. In the expert hands of six of Avon's best storytellers, the holiday season takes on an air of love and scandalous surprises! Fi...

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By: Lydia Davis

The thirty-four stories in this seminal collection powerfully display what have become Lydia Davis's trademarks—dexterity, brevity, understatement, and surprise. Although the certainty of her prose suggests a world of almost clinical reason and c...

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By: Bruce Friedman

Three Balconies brings together 17 new stories by the celebrated humorist, vintage Friedman all. In sumptuously simple language, the language of the street, the bar, the store, the office, Friedman gives us a collection of moral fables that explo...

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By: Wild Cards Trust

Back in print after a decade, expanded with new original material, this is the first volume of George R. R. Martin's Wild cards shared-world seriesThere is a secret history of the world—a history in which an alien virus struck the Earth in the af...

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By: Carol Emshwiller

Funny feminist classic; a genre-jumping debut novel.

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By: Chuck McCann

Humorous short stories