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The Victim: Faber Stories

The Victim: Faber Stories

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Author: P. D. James Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 48 On the whole, it was easier than I had expected. Only once did I feel myself at risk....
Ayiti

Ayiti

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Author: Roxane Gay Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 192 From New York Times-bestselling powerhouse Roxane Gay, AYITI is a powerful collection exploring the Haitian diaspora experience. In AYITI, a married...
Reality, and Other Stories

Reality, and Other Stories

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Author: John Lanchester Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 240 Selfie-sticks with demonic powers. Cold calls from the dead. And that creeping suspicion, as you sit there with your flat white,...
The Things They Carried

The Things They Carried

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Author: Tim O'Brien Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 256 The million-copy bestseller, which is a ground-breaking meditation on war, memory, imagination, and the redemptive power of storytelling. 'The...
Stories: The Collected Short Fiction

Stories: The Collected Short Fiction

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Author: Helen Garner Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 208 This stylish edition of collected short fiction, celebrating the work of one of Australia's most loved authors, is now...
Wednesday's Child

Wednesday's Child

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Author: Yiyun Li Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 'Any new book by Yiyun Li is a cause for celebration' Sigrid Nunez 'One of our finest living authors' New York...
After the Quake

After the Quake

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Author: Haruki Murakami Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 144 Tales of upheaval and confusion, longing and love in the aftermath of the Kobe earthquake Tales of upheaval and...
The Night Train

The Night Train

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Author: Matilda Woods Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 96 A range of simple stories for new readers, with beautiful colour illustrations. With a shrill whistle the Night Train is off,...
How Much the Heart Can Hold: the perfect alternative Valentine's gift: Seven Stories on Love

How Much the Heart Can Hold: the perfect alternative Valentine's gift: Seven Stories on Love

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Author: Carys Bray Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 176 'Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.' Zelda Fitzgerald Love is not a...
Homesick For Another World

Homesick For Another World

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Author: Ottessa Moshfegh Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 304 An electrifying, prizewinning short story collection from the Booker-shortlisted author of Eileen 'Razor-sharp' Zadie Smith An electrifying, prizewinning short...
The Enchanted Library: Stories of Dreamy Adventures

The Enchanted Library: Stories of Dreamy Adventures

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Author: Enid Blyton Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 32 A gorgeous picture book to delight all little readers, featuring midnight parties and sleepy beach adventures. Collect the whole series for...
The (Other) You: Stories

The (Other) You: Stories

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Author: Joyce Carol Oates Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 304 A powerful reckoning over the people we might have been if we'd chosen a different path, from a master of...
The Collected Dorothy Parker

The Collected Dorothy Parker

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Author: Dorothy Parker Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 640 Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and...
Fing

Fing

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Author: David Walliams Format: CD-Audio Number of Pages: The new children's book from No. 1 bestselling author David Walliams - a deliciously daft Tall Story of a child who had...
Dogs: Stories and Poems

Dogs: Stories and Poems

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Author: Mark Bryant Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 432 'Handsomely produced . . . All in all, a quite absorbing collection, an easy Christmas present, and a perfect (if bulky)...
Runaway

Runaway by Alice Munro

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Author: Alice Munro Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 368 Newly re-jacketed for a new generation, the bestselling collection by the greatest short story writer in the world and...
The Complete Short Fiction

The Complete Short Fiction

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Author: Oscar Wilde Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 320 Fairy tales, ghost stories, detective fiction and comedies of manners - the stories collected in this volume made Oscar...
Zero-Sum

Zero-Sum

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Author: Joyce Carol Oates Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 272 'Oates's imagination is as unique, dystopian and vivid as Lewis Carroll's' Rose Tremain Zero-sum games are played for lethal stakes...
The Nature of Middle-earth

The Nature of Middle-earth

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Author: J. R. R. Tolkien Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 464 First ever publication of J.R.R. Tolkien's final writings on Middle-earth, covering a wide range of subjects and perfect for...
Stories for 5 Year Olds

Stories for 5 Year Olds

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Author: Julia Eccleshare Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 224 A classic collection of tales for young readers of about five, featuring beloved characters and lively stories by Michael...
Twilight of the Superheroes: Stories

Twilight of the Superheroes: Stories

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Author: Deborah Eisenberg Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 240 Deborah Eisenberg is nearly unmatched in her mastery of the short-story form. Now, in her newest collection, she demonstrates once again...
What Happened?

What Happened?

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Author: Hanif Kureishi Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 208 'No one else casts such a shrewd and gimlet eye on contemporary life.' - William Boyd Comic, dark and insightful, What...
Just an Ordinary Day

Just an Ordinary Day

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Author: Shirley Jackson Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 496 A remarkable collection of dark, funny and haunting short stories from the inimitable author of 'The Lottery'. An anxious...
Campfire Ghost Stories: 75 Bone-Chilling Tales to Tell in the Dark

Campfire Ghost Stories: 75 Bone-Chilling Tales to Tell in the Dark

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Author: Applesauce Press Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 160 All who enter here, beware! These legends, myths, and terrifying tales are perfect for sitting around the campfire, and are sure...
Stories for 6 Year Olds

Stories for 6 Year Olds

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Author: Julia Eccleshare Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 224 A classic collection of tales for young readers of about six, featuring beloved characters and lively stories by P.L. Travers, Jill...
Wait Till You See Me Dance: Stories

Wait Till You See Me Dance: Stories

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Author: Deb Olin Unferth Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 200 "Deb Olin Unferth's stories are so smart, fast, full of heart, and distinctive in voice--each an intense little thought-system going...
Dance of the Happy Shades

Dance of the Happy Shades

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Author: Alice Munro Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 240 2021 sees all of Alice Munro's backlist reissued in a new, modern look. These editions will appeal to a...
Home Remedies

Home Remedies

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Author: Xuan Juliana Wang Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 240 The twelve stories in Xuan Juliana Wang's funny and wise debut collection capture the unheard voices of a...
That Old Country Music

That Old Country Music

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Author: Kevin Barry Format: Hardback Number of Pages: 192 Since his landmark debut collection, There Are Little Kingdoms in 2007, and its award-winning sequel in 2012, Dark Lies the Island,...
Murder Takes a Holiday: Classic Crime Stories for Summer

Murder Takes a Holiday: Classic Crime Stories for Summer

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Author: Various Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 272 For most of us, a summer holiday is an opportunity to escape from it all: to lounge on warm sands...
Nineteen Claws and a Black Bird

Nineteen Claws and a Black Bird

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Author: Agustina Bazterrica Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 On hearing her neighbour's body plummet on to her patio, a woman's comfortable life seems to split open. A cab driver's...
Stories for 8 Year Olds

Stories for 8 Year Olds

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Author: Julia Eccleshare Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 264 A classic collection of stories by Michael Rosen, Alexander McCall Smith, Ted Hughes, Michael Morpurgo and others, specially chosen...
Stories for 7 Year Olds

Stories for 7 Year Olds

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Author: Julia Eccleshare Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 208 A classic collection of stories by P.L Travers, Penelope Lively, Michael Morpurgo, Michael Rosen, Alexander McCall Smith and others,...
Like a House on Fire

Like a House on Fire

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Seven Stones to Stand or Fall: A Collection of Outlander Short Stories

Seven Stones to Stand or Fall: A Collection of Outlander Short Stories

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Author: Diana Gabaldon Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 544 Previously published as A Trail of Fire. Includes two never-published-before short stories from the bestselling author of the Outlander...
Bad Behavior

Bad Behavior

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Author: Mary Gaitskill Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 224 The bestselling 1988 collection of short stories exploring the inner lives of men and women, ambiguity and unease in...
Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

Will You Please Be Quiet, Please?

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Author: Raymond Carver Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 192 The American Chekhov' Sunday Times With this, his first collection, Carver breathed new life into the short story. In...
Stories for 4 Year Olds

Stories for 4 Year Olds

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Author: Julia Eccleshare Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 192 A classic collection of tales to tell children of about four, featuring beloved characters and lively stories, by Michael Bond, Jill...
Fen: Stories

Fen: Stories

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Author: Daisy Johnson Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 208 A singular debut that "marks the emergence of a great, stomping, wall-knocking talent" (Kevin Barry) Daisy Johnson's Fen, set in the...
Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned: Stories

Everything Ravaged, Everything Burned: Stories

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Author: Wells Tower Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW EDITORS' CHOICE Viking marauders descend on a much-plundered island, hoping some mayhem will shake off...
Marple: Twelve New Stories

Marple: Twelve New Stories

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Author: Agatha Christie Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 384 A brand new collection of short stories featuring the Queen of Crime's legendary detective Jane Marple, penned by twelve remarkable bestselling...
The High Places: Stories

The High Places: Stories

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Author: Fiona McFarlane Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 288 Winner of the International Dylan Thomas Prize "THERE IS IN THESE TALES A RECURRENT 'FEELING OF QUEASY ANTICIPATION, ' AS ONE...
Jump and Other Stories

Jump and Other Stories

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Author: Nadine Gordimer Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 256 Jump and Other Stories collects fifteen thematically and geographically wide-ranging tales from political activist and Nobel Prize-winning author Nadine Gordimer, with...
My Mother, Madame Edwarda, The Dead Man

My Mother, Madame Edwarda, The Dead Man

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Author: Georges Bataille Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 208 Three works of erotic prose fusing sex and spirituality, new to Penguin Modern Classics In these three works of...
Master and Man and Other Stories

Master and Man and Other Stories

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Author: Leo Tolstoy Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 336 The ten stories collected in this volume demonstrate Tolstoy's artistic prowess displayed over five decades experimenting with prose styles...
Everything in this Country Must

Everything in this Country Must

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Author: Colum McCann Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 144 'McCann returns to Ireland with this collection, turning his measured gaze and incisive prose to the country's recent history with devastating...
Island

Island

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Invisible Planets: Collected Fiction

Invisible Planets: Collected Fiction

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Author: Hannu Rajaniemi Format: Paperback / softback Number of Pages: 272 Mindblowingly inventive and beautifully written short stories from the most exciting new name in SF Hannu Rajaniemi exploded onto...