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Points North

by Howard Frank Mosher St. Martin's Press (January 23, 2018)

The final book by one of America’s most treasured writers.

Upon his passing in January 2017, Howard Frank Mosher was recognized as one of America’s most acclaimed writers. His fiction set in the world of...


The Wife – Part Three: In Sickness and In Health (The Wife series)

by Ml Roberts HarperImpulse (January 05, 2018)

If you can’t stop watching Doctor Foster and The Affair, you won’t be able to put down this chilling new four-part series.

Michael and Ellie are that couple.

The ones who have it all.

Success, charm, trust…but...


Doctor Benjamin Franklin's Dream America

by Damien Lincoln Ober Night Shade Books (January 02, 2018)

A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.


Island Secrets

by Alwin Blum Monsoon Books Pte. Ltd. (January 01, 2018)

Beyond the Bali known from idyllic images of Hollywood movies and five-star resort holidays are the secret lives of men and women who flock to the island from around the world in search of new beginnings. Not...


The Vanishing Princess

by Jenny Diski Ecco (December 05, 2017)

The only story collection from the beloved Jenny Diski—darkly funny, subversive, sexy, and eccentric tales from one of the most original and intelligent voices of our time

 

“Mordant and talon-sharp.” —Dwight...


Cowboy Dreaming

by Delores Fossen Mills & Boon (December 01, 2017)

How to lead a Texas cowboy into temptation…

Despite his parents’ pressure to be a doctor, ranch hand Josh Whitlock has everything under control. That is, until Hope Applewood—his boss—trades in her dusty...


Debriefing

by Susan Sontag Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 14, 2017)

A collection of one of our most powerful intellectual’s short fiction

Debriefing collects all of Susan Sontag’s shorter fiction, a form she turned to intermittently throughout her writing life. The book ranges...


Wild West

by Elmer Kelton Tom Doherty Associates (November 07, 2017)

Compiled for the first time in book form, seven-time Spur Award-winning author Elmer Kelton's short story collection, Wild West.

From rodeos to rustlers, from ranch life to the outlaw trail, Elmer Kelton’s...


The Canal Boat Café Christmas: Port Out (The Canal Boat Café Christmas, Book 1)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (November 01, 2017)

A Christmas special continuing the charming and heart-warming story of The Canal Boat Café, the runaway bestseller.

Summer and Mason take their upbeat and feelgood Canal Boat Café to London for Christmas,...


The Legend of the Golden Raven

by K. Ancrum Imprint (October 31, 2017)

K. Ancrum's The Legend of the Golden Raven novella, part fairy tale and part gritty reality, follows a boy as he descends into madness.

August and Jack weren’t meant to be friends. One is a misfit with a pyro...


The Hazel Wood: Chapter Sampler

by Melissa Albert Flatiron Books (October 31, 2017)

This excerpt from The Hazel Wood—Melissa Albert's fiercely stunning contemporary fantasy perfect for fans of The Magicians—contains the first six chapters.

Everyone is talking about The Hazel Wood!

“Thoroughly,...


A Selfie as Big as the Ritz

by Lara Williams Flatiron Books (October 31, 2017)

“Lara Williams makes a bold debut with this razor-sharp, magnificently humane story collection.” —Entertainment Weekly

She finds herself single, twenty-nine, partially-employed, and about a half a stone...


The Deal of a Lifetime: A Novella

by Fredrik Backman Atria Books (October 31, 2017)

In this short story enhanced with beautiful illustrations, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of A Man Called Ove and Beartown delivers an insightful and poignant tale about finding out what is truly important...


The Gospel According to Blindboy in 15 Short Stories

by Blindboy Boatclub Gill Books (October 27, 2017)

The Gospel According to Blindboy is a surreal and genre-defying collection of short stories and visual art exploring the myths, complacencies and contradictions at the heart of modern Ireland. Covering themes...


He Played For His Wife And Other Stories

by Anthony Holden & Natalie Galustian Simon & Schuster UK (October 19, 2017)

He Played For His Wife…And Other Stories continues a rich tradition of fictional writing on one of the world’s greatest games.

A ghost at the table, a heads-up with Shakespeare, a high stakes stick-up,...


Hitchhiker

by Bob Thompson & Roberta Simpson Brown The University Press of Kentucky (October 16, 2017)

Growing up next door to his Granny's country store in McCracken County, Kentucky, a very young Bob Thompson had unlimited access to the cold-drink box and shelves of candy. Only later did he realize that the...


Fresh Complaint

by Jeffrey Eugenides Farrar, Straus and Giroux (October 03, 2017)

The first collection of short fiction from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jeffrey Eugenides

Jeffrey Eugenides’s bestselling novels have shown him to be an astute observer of the crises of adolescence, self-discovery,...


Her Body and Other Parties

by Carmen Maria Machado Graywolf Press (October 03, 2017)

Finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction

“[These stories] vibrate with originality, queerness, sensuality and the strange.”—Roxane Gay

“In these formally brilliant and emotionally charged tales,...


The Relive Box and Other Stories

by T.C. Boyle Ecco (October 03, 2017)

While T.C. Boyle is known as one of our greatest American novelists, he is also an acknowledged master of the short story and is perhaps at his funniest, his most moving, and his most surprising in the short...


Christmas Weddings (Millie Vanilla’s Cupcake Café, Book 3)

by Georgia Hill HarperImpulse (September 29, 2017)

Winter wedding bells are ringing at the Cupcake Café!

It’s winter in Berecombe and Millie’s café is up for sale. Her final task as its owner is to host her friends’ Christmas wedding on the beach,...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of France - Book 3

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (September 27, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) Too many men spoil the broth…?

Kate Harris has enough on her plate! Life...


Winter Tales

by Kenneth Steven Marylebone House (September 21, 2017)

Elemental, timeless stories, set in Italy, Finland, Ireland, Russia, Germany, Scotland and America, reveal the impact the seasons can have on our inner being

Although each is complete in itself, these beautifully...


Billy Budd, Bartleby, and Other Stories

by Herman Melville Digireads.com Publishing (September 20, 2017)

“Billy Budd” is the final work of American author Herman Melville which was discovered amongst his papers three decades after his death and first published in Raymond Weaver’s 1924 edition of “The Collected...


Just So Stories (Illustrated by the Author)

by Rudyard Kipling Digireads.com Publishing (September 20, 2017)

First published in 1902, “Just So Stories” is Rudyard Kipling’s classic collection of animal fables and poetry. This collection grew out of nighttime story-telling between Rudyard and his daughter Josephine....


Iraq + 100

by Hassan Blasim Tom Doherty Associates (September 12, 2017)

One of NPR's Best Books of 2017!

A groundbreaking anthology of science fiction from Iraq that will challenge your perception of what it means to be “The Other”

“History is a hostage, but it will bite through...


A Wasted Hour

by Jeffrey Archer St. Martin's Press (September 05, 2017)

A Wasted Hour is one of those remarkable short stories that you just know has to be true. Kelley, a Stanford College student and aspiring writer, always thumbs a lift back to campus, not only to save money,...


I Never Talk About It

by Véronique Côté & Steve Gagnon Baraka Books (August 29, 2017)

The local and the universal come together in these 37 short stories, brought into English by 37 different translators from all over the world. The result gives readers a flavour of the fresh new writing coming...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of Spain - Book 2

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (August 18, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) Life begins at forty…

Trish Ford always dreamed of living in a little chocolate...


Visitations

by Lee Upton LSU Press (August 16, 2017)

The seventeen stories in Lee Upton’s Visitations often center around books--as art objects, as lost objects, as points of contention, as inspiration. “Night Walkers” tells the story of the world’s laziest...


The Mountain: Stories

by Paul Yoon Simon & Schuster (August 15, 2017)

A Best Books of 2017 Selection by * NPR * Publishers Weekly * Library Journal * Southern Living *

From Paul Yoon, the award-winning and critically acclaimed author of Once the Shore and Snow Hunters, comes a...


The Scratch (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

Clare and Gerald live a perfect life in the Forest...


The Leper House (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

One stormy night in Suffolk, a man’s car breaks...


Broken Voices (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

It’s Christmas before the Great War and two lonely...


Madame Zero

by Sarah Hall Custom House (July 25, 2017)

From one of the most accomplished British writers working today, the Man Booker Prize-shortlisted author of The Wolf Border, comes a unique and arresting collection of short fiction that is both disturbing and...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of Italy - Book 1

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (July 21, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) The perfect recipe for happiness?

Connie has had enough. Enough of the city,...


The Dark Dark

by Samantha hunt Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 18, 2017)

A Best Book of the Year: NPR, Vogue, The Huffington Post, The Chicago Review of Books, The National Post, Electric Literature, Kirkus

“Wields such a subtle and alien power . . . Wonderfully spooky.” —Jia...


Knots

by Gunnhild Øyehaug & Kari Dickson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 11, 2017)

A mesmerizing collection of playfully surreal stories from one of Norway’s most celebrated writers

First published in Norway in 2004, Knots is Gunnhild Øyehaug’s radical collection of short stories that...


The Graybar Hotel: Stories

by Curtis Dawkins Scribner (July 04, 2017)

In this stunning debut collection, Curtis Dawkins, an MFA graduate and convicted murderer serving life without parole, takes us inside the worlds of prison and prisoners with stories that dazzle with their humor...


Continent

by Jim Crace Ecco (June 13, 2017)

Jim Crace’s imaginative first book, seven linked stories, now available in a deluxe paperback edition in Ecco’s The Art of the Story Series

“Makes us see our own world more clearly . . . brilliant, provocative...


Summer Loves (Millie Vanilla’s Cupcake Café, Book 2)

by Georgia Hill HarperImpulse (June 02, 2017)

Summer lovin’ never happened so fast…but will it last?

Heartbroken after breaking up with her gorgeous boyfriend, Jed, even baking in her beloved Cupcake Café while the summer sun’s shining on Berecombe...


A Theocsbury Storyteller

by Mj David Melrose Books (May 23, 2017)

This is the first collection of short stories by M J David. Drawn from personal experience and life in general, this eclectic mix of stories are captivating and will leave the reader wanting more. Some will...


Bad Dreams and Other Stories

by Tessa Hadley Harper (May 16, 2017)

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year

An NPR Best Book of the Year

The award-winning author of The Past once again "crystallizes the atmosphere of ordinary life in prose somehow miraculous and natural" (Washington...


Fen

by Daisy Johnson Graywolf Press (May 02, 2017)

A singular debut that “marks the emergence of a great, stomping, wall-knocking talent” (Kevin Barry)

Daisy Johnson’s Fen, set in the fenlands of England, transmutes the flat, uncanny landscape into a rich,...


Wicked Wonders

by Ellen Klages & Karen Joy Fowler Tachyon Publications (May 02, 2017)

The Scott O'Dell award-winning author of The Green Glass Sea returns with her second collection: a new decade of lyrical stories with vintage flair.

Inside of these critically-acclaimed tales are memorable characters...


I'd Die For You: And Other Lost Stories

by F. Scott Fitzgerald & Anne Margaret Daniel Scribner (April 25, 2017)

A collection including the last complete unpublished short stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald, the iconic American writer of The Great Gatsby who is more widely read today than ever.

I’d Die For You is a collection...


Wish You Were Here (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 4)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (April 20, 2017)

The charming new bestseller from the No.1 bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

Robin decides that a grand gesture is what’s needed to prove her feelings to Will and, with the help of her guests, hatches...


Children Are Bored on Sundays

by Jean Stafford Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 04, 2017)

"Probably the best young prose writer in the U.S.," as Time oncecalled her, Jean Stafford made a selection of her favorite among the stories she published in The New Yorker and elsewhere since 1944. Children...


The Collected Stories of Jean Stafford

by Jean Stafford & Joyce Carol Oates Farrar, Straus and Giroux (April 04, 2017)

These Pulitzer Prize-winning stories represent the major short works of fiction by one of the most distinctively American stylists of her day. Jean Stafford communicates the small details of loneliness and connection,...


The Proper Way To Stop A Wedding (In Seven Days Or Less)

by Victoria Alexander Mills & Boon (April 01, 2017)

Settle in for a wicked romp in this captivating instalment of The Lady Travellers Society series by bestselling author Victoria Alexander

The family of the bride is expected to revel in the joy of the upcoming...


Do Not Disturb (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 3)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (March 24, 2017)

The charming new bestseller from the No.1 bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

Robin is devastated that a rift has come between her and her neighbour Will. To add to her anxiety, the other residents of...