Once Upon an Eid

14 July 2020 | By S.K. Ali | Filed in: short story collection.

Once Upon an Eid is a collection of short stories that showcases the most brilliant Muslim voices writing today, all about the most joyful holiday of the year Eid n nEid The short, single syllable word conjures up a variety of feelings and memories for Muslims Maybe it s waking up to the sound of

A Registry of My Passage upon the Earth: Stories

14 July 2020 | By Daniel Mason | Filed in: short story collection.

From the bestselling, award winning author of The Winter Soldier and The Piano Tuner, a collection of interlaced tales of men and women as they face the mysteries and magic of the world n nOn a fateful flight, a balloonist makes a discovery that changes her life forever A telegraph operator finds an

If It Bleeds

14 July 2020 | By Stephen King | Filed in: short story collection.

A collection of four stories n Mr Harrigan s Phone n The Life of Chuck n Rat n If It Bleeds

Lot

14 July 2020 | By Bryan Washington | Filed in: short story collection.

n Stories of a young man finding his place among family and community in Houston, from a powerful, emerging American voice n n nIn the city of Houston a sprawling, diverse microcosm of America the son of a black mother and a Latino father is coming of age He s working at his family s restaurant,

Uncommon Type

14 July 2020 | By Tom Hanks | Filed in: short story collection.

A collection of seventeen wonderful short stories showing that two time Oscar winner Tom Hanks is as talented a writer as he is an actor n nA gentle Eastern European immigrant arrives in New York City after his family and his life have been torn apart by his country s civil war A man who loves to bo

Grand Union: Stories

14 July 2020 | By Zadie Smith | Filed in: short story collection.

A dazzling collection of short fiction, than half of which have never been published before, from the multi award winning author of White Teeth and Swing Time n nZadie Smith has established herself as one of the most iconic, critically respected, and popular writers of her generation In her firs

Florida

14 July 2020 | By Lauren Groff | Filed in: short story collection.

The stories in this collection span characters, towns, decades, even centuries, but Florida its landscape, climate, history, and state of mind becomes its gravitational center an energy, a mood, as much as a place of residence Groff transports the reader, then jolts us alert with a crackle of wit,

Sabrina & Corina: Stories

14 July 2020 | By Kali Fajardo-Anstine | Filed in: short story collection.

A haunting debut story collection on friendship, mothers and daughters, and the deep rooted truths of our homelands, centered on Latinas of indigenous ancestry that shines a new light on the American West n nKali Fajardo Anstine s magnetic story collection breathes life into her Latina characters of

How to Pronounce Knife

14 July 2020 | By Souvankham Thammavongsa | Filed in: short story collection.

Spare, unsentimental, and distilled to riveting essentials, these stories honor the surreal, funny, often wrenching realities of trying to build a life far from home In the title story of Souvankham Thammavongsa s debut collection, a young girl brings a book home from school and asks her father, th

Heads of the Colored People

14 July 2020 | By Nafissa Thompson-Spires | Filed in: short story collection.

Calling to mind the best works of Paul Beatty and Junot D az, this collection of moving, timely, and darkly funny stories examines the concept of black identity in this so called post racial era.A stunning new talent in literary fiction, Nafissa Thompson Spires grapples with black identity and the c

Someone Who Will Love You in All Your Damaged Glory

14 July 2020 | By Raphael Bob-Waksberg | Filed in: short story collection.

From the creator and executive producer of the beloved and universally acclaimed television series BoJack Horseman, a fabulously off beat collection of short stories about love the best and worst thing in the universeWritten with all the scathing dark humor that is a hallmark of BoJack Horseman, Ra

Once Upon an Eid

14 July 2020 | By S.K. Ali | Filed in: short story collection.

Once Upon an Eid is a collection of short stories that showcases the most brilliant Muslim voices writing today, all about the most joyful holiday of the year Eid n nEid The short, single syllable word conjures up a variety of feelings and memories for Muslims Maybe it s waking up to the sound of

Almost Midnight

14 July 2020 | By Rainbow Rowell | Filed in: short story collection.

Midnights is the story of Noel and Mags, who meet at the same New Year s Eve party every year and fall a little in love each time n nKindred Spirits is about Elena, who decides to queue to see the new Star Wars movie and meets Gabe, a fellow fan n nMidnights was previously published as part

Desire: Vintage Minis

14 July 2020 | By Haruki Murakami | Filed in: short story collection.

You ve just passed someone on the street who could be the love of your life, the person you re destined for what do you do In Murakami s world, you tell them a story The five weird and wonderful tales collected here each unlock the many tongued language of desire, whether it takes the form of hu

Diary of a Murderer: And Other Stories

14 July 2020 | By Young-Ha Kim | Filed in: short story collection.

n It s been twenty five years since I last murdered someone, or has it been twenty six n Diary of a Murderer captivates and provokes in equal measure, exploring what it means to be on the edge between life and death, good and evil In the titular novella, a former serial killer suffering from memo

The Hidden Girl and Other Stories

14 July 2020 | By Ken Liu | Filed in: short story collection.

From award winning author Ken Liu comes his much anticipated second volume of short stories n nKen Liu is one of the most lauded short story writers of our time This collection includes a selection of his science fiction and fantasy stories from the last five years sixteen of his best plus a new

Homesick for Another World

14 July 2020 | By Ottessa Moshfegh | Filed in: short story collection.

An electrifying first collection from one of the most exciting short story writers of our time n nThere s something eerily unsettling about Ottessa Moshfegh s stories, something almost dangerous, while also being delightful, and even laugh out loud funny Her characters are all unsteady on their feet