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  • The Grownupby Gillian Flynn

    Orion 2015; US$ 5.88

    A young woman is making a living faking it as a cut-price psychic (with some illegal soft-core sex work on the side). She makes a decent wage mostly by telling people what they want to hear. But then she meets Susan Burke. Susan moved to the city one year ago with her husband and 15-year-old stepson Miles. They live in a Victorian house called Carterhook... more...

  • Fragile Thingsby Neil Gaiman

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 7.99

    ?A prodigiously imaginative collection.? ? New York Times Book Review , Editor?s Choice   ? Dazzling tales from a master of the fantastic .? ? Washington Post Book World   Fragile Things is a sterling collection of exceptional tales from Neil Gaiman, multiple award-winning (the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Newberry, and Eisner... more...

  • Legend of a Suicideby David Vann

    HarperCollins 2010; US$ 7.99

    ?The reportorial relentlessness of [David] Vann?s imagination often makes his fiction seem less written than chiseled. A small, lovely book has been written out of his large and evident pain.?? New York Times Book Review  In Legend of a Suicide , his heartbreaking semi-autobiographical debut story-collection, David Vann relates the story of a young... more...

  • The Collected Short Storiesby Jeffrey Archer

    St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 8.99

    International bestselling author Jeffrey Archer has enthralled readers with his riveting suspense, surprise denouements, and unforgettable storylines. Now Archer's three acclaimed collections of short fiction are brought together in one irresistible volume... THE COLLECTED SHORT STORIES A Quiver Full of Arrows takes readers on a journey of... more...

  • Jeffrey Archer Presents: New Wifeby Mark Trainer

    St. Martin's Press 2010; US$ 0.99

    "This is a moving story, well told and beautifully written." --Jeffrey Archer In celebration of Jeffrey Archer's latest short story collection, And Thereby Hangs a Tale , St. Martin's Press sponsored the "Jeffrey Archer Presents" Short Story Competition. #1 New York Times bestselling author and master of the short story Jeffrey Archer is known... more...

  • Stories for Nighttime and Some for the Dayby Ben Loory

    Penguin Publishing Group 2011; US$ 16.00

    "If Mother Goose and Philip K. Dick had a love child, and Richard Brautigan raised him in Watermelon Sugar , he might write stories like Ben Loory." -Jonathan Evison Loory's collection of wry and witty, dark and perilous contemporary fables is populated by people-and monsters and trees and jocular octopi-who are united by twin motivations: fear... more...

  • Something I've Been Meaning to Tell Youby Alice Munro

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZEŽ IN LITERATURE 2013 In the thirteen stories in her remarkable second collection, Alice Munro demonstrates the precise observation, straightforward prose style, and masterful technique that led no less a critic than John Updike to compare her to Chekhov. The sisters, mothers and daughters, aunts, grandmothers, and... more...

  • Heart of the Westby O. Henry

    The Floating Press 2012; US$ 3.99

    This collection of short fiction from master of the form O. Henry centers on tales of romantic entanglement, adventure, and lost love among the dusty trails and plains of the Wild West. Saddle up for a heaping dose of the clever plot twists that this brilliant writer made his trademark. Heart of the West is a page-turner that will please Western fans... more...

  • The Secret Maker of the Worldby Abbas El-Zein

    University of Queensland Press 2014; US$ 12.99

    A powerful collection of fiction that lingers long after the last word. A boatman fishes bodies from the Yellow River searching for the one he can claim. A construction worker speeds through the Indonesian jungle to board his plane on time. Playing a terrifying game of cat and mouse, an isolated sniper in Beirut observes the city from his rooftop... more...

  • How Much Land Does A Man Need?by Leo Tolstoy

    Penguin Books Ltd 2015; US$ 3.18

    'Although he feared death, he could not stop. 'If I stopped now, after coming all this way - well, they'd call me an idiot!' A pair of short stories about greed, charity, life and death from one of Russia's most influential writers and thinkers. Introducing Little Black Classics: 80 books for Penguin's 80th birthday. Little Black Classics celebrate... more...