The Leading eBooks Store Online

for Kindle Fire, Apple, Android, Nook, Kobo, PC, Mac, BlackBerry...

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books
Short Stories

Most popular at the top

  • Emperor of the Airby Ethan Canin

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015; US$ 14.00

    EMPEROR OF THE AIR "explores tricky family relationships and tender moments of self-discovery with a voice of compassion rarely found in contemporary short fiction" (San Francisco Chronicle). Whether his characters are struggling to save trees in their yards, their marriages, or themselves, Cannin renders their moments of revelation with rich observation,... more...

  • Three Thousand Stitchesby Sudha Murty

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 1.40

    A heart-warming tale of courage and conviction from India?s biggest-selling woman author Two decades ago, when Sudha Murty approached a group of devadasis for the first time, determined to make a difference to their lives, they threw a chappal at her. Undeterred, she went back, telling herself she must talk to the devadasis about the dangers of AIDS.... more...

  • Love on the Road 2015by Sam Tranum; Lois Kapila

    Liberties Press 2015; US$ 4.36

    Twelve authors, twelve tales of love and travel – some sweet and touching, some bleak and disturbing. This collection includes stories by writers from Australia, Ireland, Kenya, Malawi, New Zealand, the UK, the USA and Zimbabwe. The authors have won or been nominated for prizes and awards including the Caine Prize for African Writing, the Frank... more...

  • The Yellow Wallpaperby Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    McClelland & Stewart 2015; US$ 1.99


  • The Devil is a Black Dogby Sandor Jaszberenyi; M. Henderson Ellis

    Steerforth Press 2015; US$ 14.95

    In the nineteen extraordinary stories that comprise The Devil Is a Black Dog and Other Stories , writer and photojournalist Sándor Jászberényi shows us the human side of war and revolution in the contemporary Middle East and Africa, and of the social upheaval that has held Eastern Europe in its grip since the fall of communism. Characters contemplate... more...

  • Mr. Right Is Deadby Rona Jaffe

    Open Road Distribution 2015; US$ 5.99

    Often regarded as her finest and most literary work,  Mr. Right Is Dead  is Rona Jaffe?s collection of short stories from 1965. Containing five stories and one novella, each story has the savvy and sharp tone that characterize the best of Rona Jaffe?s writing. The title novella centers on a call girl with ?a heart of gold,? who acquires lovers and... more...

  • Hot Little Handsby Abigail Ulman

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 11.88

    This exceptional collection of stories is about young women of different ages, from their early teens to their late twenties, coming to terms with what it means to desire, and be desired, with funny, surprising and sometimes confronting results. Ulman first made her mark with the story 'Chagall's Wife' in Meanjin; this collection shows that she's a... more...

  • If I Knew the Way, I Would Take You Homeby Dave Housley

    Dzanc Books 2015; US$ 9.99

    An examination of the quiet desperation and occasional triumphs of growing up and growing older through the prism of music more...

  • Object of Your Loveby Dorothy Speak

    St. Martin's Press 2015; US$ 8.99

    Dorothy Speak is a writer of unmistakable storytelling powers; a mesmerizing conjurer of the human heart. In these nine diamond-hard stories she writes with insight and honesty about women in love and the choices they must make when they find themselves loving what they cannot have. more...

  • Harder Groundby Joseph Heywood

    Lyons Press 2015; US$ 16.99

    From the author of the beloved Grady Service and Lute Bapcat Mysteries and the critically acclaimed short-story collection Hard Ground , a new collection of stories, this time starring women game wardens and conservation officers in action and set in the wilderness of Michigan among poachers, drug smugglers, violent deaths, and more. more...