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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)

“Wields such a subtle and alien power . . . Wonderfully spooky.” —Jia Tolentino, The New Yorker

"A feminist manifesto threaded through imaginative fiction; it’s the most evocative, impressive collection...


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...

Last Breath

by Karin Slaughter Witness Impulse (July 11, 2017)

Protecting someone always comes at a cost.

At the age of thirteen, Charlie Quinn’s childhood came to an abrupt and devastating end. Two men, with a grudge against her lawyer father, broke into her home—and...

Snow’s Surrender

by Kristin Miller Entangled Publishing, LLC (June 19, 2017)

Time is running out…

I have to choose between Hunter, my best friend turned lover, and Malcolm, the jeweler who wants to pleasure me senseless. There's too much at stake to screw up now. If I choose Hunter,...


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?

Part Two

Bad Dreams and Other Stories

by Tessa Hadley Harper (May 16, 2017)

The award-winning author of The Past once again "crystallizes the atmosphere of ordinary life in prose somehow miraculous and natural" (Washington Post), in a collection of stories that elevate the mundane into...


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...

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)

Children Are Bored on Sundays is a collection of short stories by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jean Stafford.

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...

Wait Till You See Me Dance

by Deb Olin Unferth Graywolf Press (March 21, 2017)

“Deb Olin Unferth’s stories are so smart, fast, full of heart, and distinctive in voice—each an intense little thought-system going out earnestly in search of strange new truths. What an important and...

Swimmer Among the Stars

by Kanishk Tharoor Farrar, Straus and Giroux (March 14, 2017)

“[A] writer who is gifted not just with extraordinary talent but also with a subtle, original, and probing mind.” —Amitav Ghosh

In one of the singularly imaginative stories from Kanishk Tharoor’s Swimmer...

Someone always robs the poor

by Carl MacDougall Freight Books (February 23, 2017)

A long-awaited new collection of stories from one of Scotland's most acclaimed writers. A young man returns from London, facing the prospect of reunion with a young daughter he's never met. A woman recounts...

Writing on Water

by Maggie Harris Seren (February 16, 2017)

'Maggie Harris mines the hidden corners of marriage, motherhood, exile, and the places we choose to call home... Whether exploring Guyana's junglescapes and flatlands, Irish cliffs or rural Wales, her characters...

Fully Booked (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 2)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (February 16, 2017)

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

Robin’s reinvention of her parent’s guesthouse is a hit. Bookings are up and the carefully themed rooms are hugely popular...

An Irish Country Cookbook

by Patrick Taylor Tom Doherty Associates (February 07, 2017)

From New York Times, USA Today, and Globe and Mail bestselling author Patrick Taylor comes ten new short stories in the popular An Irish Country series paired with more than 140 delicious Irish family recipes...

Tales of the Jazz Age

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (January 22, 2017)

F. Scott Fitzgerald is one of America's greatest writers. His novel The Great Gatsby remains on the bestseller lists 70 years after his death. Tales of the Jazz Age defined a generation. It was Fitzgerald himself...

The Man Who Shot Out My Eye Is Dead

by Chanelle Benz Ecco (January 17, 2017)

A stunningly original debut collection, The Man Who Shot Out My Eye Is Dead is about lives across history marked by violence and longing. In ten stories of impressive range, Chanelle Benz displays a staggering...

Stories of the Color Line

by Charles Waddell Chestnutt Dancing Unicorn Books (January 06, 2017)

Chesnutt's stories were more complex than those of many of his contemporaries. He wrote about characters dealing with difficult issues of mixed race, "passing", illegitimacy, racial identities and social place...

Recluce Tales

by L. E. Modesitt, Jr. Tom Doherty Associates (January 03, 2017)

For over a thousand years, Order and Chaos have molded the island of Recluce. The Saga of Recluce chronicles the history of this world through eighteen books, L. E. Modesitt, Jr.'s most expansive and bestselling...

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Rip Van Winkle, and Other Stories (with an Introduction by Charles Addison Dawson)

by Washington Irving Publishing (January 01, 2017)

“The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Rip Van Winkle, and Other Stories” is a volume of essays and short stories by Washington Irving that were first published serially between 1819 and 1820 and was originally collected...

The Death of Ivan Ilyich and Other Stories

by Leo Tolstoy Publishing (January 01, 2017)

“The Death of Ivan Ilyich” tells a tale of a man in his 40s who has spent his entire life climbing the social ladder in Russia. Barely tolerant of his wife and generally indifferent to the other people around...

The Selected Stories of O. Henry

by O. Henry Publishing (January 01, 2017)

O. Henry, the pen name of William Sydney Porter, is known for his short stories with surprise endings. In this collection you will find the following beloved O. Henry stories: “The Plutonian Fire”, “The...

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Publishing (January 01, 2017)

What would the genre of detective fiction be without the inimitable Sherlock Holmes? One can only speculate as to its state given the absence of its most famous character. “The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes”...

Open for Business (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 1)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (December 25, 2016)

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

Robin Brennan has come home to Campion Bay. Now her parents have retired, she’s set to become the new landlady of The Campion...

The Fallen: A DCI Matilda Darke short story

by Michael Wood Killer Reads (December 23, 2016)

‘DCI Matilda Darke is the perfect heroine’ Elly Griffiths

A short story and prequel featuring DCI Matilda Darke, star of Michael Wood’s darkly compelling crime series. Perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride,...

Midnight and Mistletoe at Cedarwood Lodge: Your invite to the most uplifting and romantic New Year’s Eve Party!

by Rebecca Raisin HQ Digital (December 22, 2016)

Join Rebecca Raisin for the final part of the heart-warming Cedarwood Lodge serial and see who might be kissing at midnight…

Planning a New Years Eve Party might be the kind of event Clio Winters used to dream...

Only For You

by Naima Simone Entangled Publishing, LLC (December 12, 2016)

It’s been five years since I’ve seen her.

Five years since Gabriella James damn near destroyed me with her betrayal, sending me to hell in a cage.

I’ve crawled free, escaped the mob, opened a night club,...

Almost Like Christmas

by Joseph Heller Mulholland Books (December 06, 2016)

A masterful short story from the acclaimed author of Catch-22, about one long night of anticipation.

In a small town in the American South, it is night in the middle of the twentieth century. Carter, a high-school...

The Sequel

by Jeffery Deaver Mulholland Books (December 06, 2016)

When a lawyer discovers the possible existence of a lost, secret second novel from America's favorite writer, all hell breaks loose.

For years, Frederick Lowell has quietly managed the estate of the revered novelist...

Whatever Happened to Interracial Love?

by Kathleen Collins Ecco (December 06, 2016)

Now available in Ecco’s Art of the Story series: a never-before-published collection of stories from a brilliant yet little known African American artist and filmmaker—a contemporary of revered writers including...

Norah Hoult’s ‘Poor Women!’

by Kathleen P. Costello-Sullivan Anthem Press (December 01, 2016)

Irish author (Eleanor) Norah Hoult (1898–1984) traveled in prominent literary circles and corresponded actively with some of the leading Irish authors of her time, including Brigid Brophy, Sean O’Casey,...

Christmas at Rosewood: The perfect Christmas short story to curl up with festive season!

by Sophie Pembroke HQ Digital (November 17, 2016)

Looking for the perfect Christmas? Then take a trip to Rosewood this winter and watch the snow fall - the perfect festive getaway!

All Freya Hollis wants to do is hide from the world, instead she’s spending...

Johnny Panic and the Bible of Dreams

by Sylvia Plath Harper Perennial (November 15, 2016)

Renowned for her poetry, Sylvia Plath was also a brilliant writer of prose. This collection of short stories, essays, and diary excerpts highlights her fierce concentration on craft, the vitality of her intelligence,...

Cold Snap: Stories

by Thom Jones Little, Brown and Company (November 08, 2016)

Following his celebrated debut collection, The Pugilist at Rest, National Book Award nominee Thom Jones delivers a lacerating collection of stories that plunges us once again into an edgy, adrenalized world...

The Pugilist at Rest: Stories

by Thom Jones Little, Brown and Company (November 08, 2016)

Thom Jones made his literary debut in The New Yorker in 1991. Within six months his stories appeared in Harper's, Esquire, Mirabella, Story, Buzz, and in The New Yorker twice more. "The Pugilist at Rest" - the...

Grace and Other Stories

by Bongani Sibanda Weaver Press (November 02, 2016)

This collection of short stories explores the ?survival of the fittest? in the hardship and poverty of a remote village in Matabeleland. Bongani Sibanda draws his characters and their situations with a sardonic...

Virgin and Other Stories

by April Ayers Lawson Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 01, 2016)

A confident and mesmerizing fiction debut, from the winner of the Plimpton Prize

Set in the South, at the crossroads of a world that is both secular and devoutly Christian, April Ayers Lawson's stories evoke...

The Visitors Book

by Sophie Hannah Witness Impulse (November 01, 2016)

In this sensational collection of supernatural short stories, Sophie Hannah takes the comforting scenes of everyday life and imbues them with a frisson of fear, then a gust of terror. Why is a young woman so...

Celebrations and Confetti At Cedarwood Lodge: The cosy romantic comedy to fall in love with!

by Rebecca Raisin Carina (October 24, 2016)

’A truly fantastic book I loved curling up every night with this book. So heartwarming!’ – Jessica (Goodreads) Curl up in front of the fire with the first part in a feel-good romance serial from best...

Not Just for Christmas: The perfect Christmas short romance

by Alex Brown HarperCollins (October 06, 2016)

A fabulously festive romance that is the perfect Christmas cracker!

This is one Christmas you’ll never forget…

Kitty, who runs the Spotted Pig Tea-rooms in the picturesque village of Tindledale, thinks...