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  • The Year's Best Science Fiction: Eighteenth Annual Collectionby Gardner Dozois

    St. Martin's Press 2001; US$ 7.39

    The twenty-three stories in this collection imaginatively take us far across the universe, into the very core of our being, to the realm of the gods, and the moment just after now. Included here are the works of masters of the form and of bright new talents, including: Stephen Baxter, M.Shayne Bell, Rick Cook, Albert E. Cowdrey, Tananarive Due,... more...

  • The Year's Best Science Fiction: Nineteenth Annual Collectionby Gardner Dozois

    St. Martin's Press 2002; US$ 7.39

    The twenty-first century has so far proven to be exciting and wondrous and filled with challenges we had never dreamed. New possibilities previously unimagined appear almost daily . . . and science fiction stories continue to explore those possibilities with delightful results: Collected in this anthology are such compelling stories as: "On K2 with... more...

  • The Scribner Anthology of Contemporary Short Fictionby Lex Williford; Michael Martone

    Touchstone 2012; US$ 21.00

    Fifty remarkable short stories from a range of contemporary fiction authors including Junot Diaz, Amy Tan, Jamaica Kincaid, Jhumpa Lahiri, and more, selected from a survey of more than five hundred English professors, short story writers, and novelists. Contributors include Russell Banks, Donald Barthelme, Rick Bass, Richard Bausch, Charles Baxter,... more...

  • The Best American Humorous Short Storiesby Various 2010; US$ 3.99

    This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other... more...

  • The Queen of Heartsby Wilkie Collins

    The Floating Press 1859; US$ 3.99

    An early innovator in the genre of mystery and detective fiction, Wilkie Collins gained an enormous readership during his lifetime. Though many readers became hooked on his work due to his meticulous plotting and mastery with suspense, critics say that Collins' popularity endured as a result of his incisive social insight and commentary. "The... more...

  • The Price of Loveby Peter Robinson

    Hodder & Stoughton 2009; US$ 10.99

    When DCI Alan Banks arrived in Eastvale his life was every bit as much of a mess as it is now. But he is holding an envelope that could change everything he understood about the events that sent him north twenty years ago. Walking again the narrow alleys and backstreets of his mind, he remembers the seedy Soho nights of his last case - dubious... more...

  • Selected Short Storiesby Rabindranath Tagore; William Radice

    Penguin Books Ltd 2005; US$ 14.09

    Poet, novelist, painter and musician, Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) is the grand master of Bengali culture. Written during the 1890s, the stories in this selection brilliantly recreate vivid images of Bengali life and landscapes in their depiction of peasantry and gentry, casteism, corrupt officialdom and dehumanizing poverty. Yet Tagore is first... more...

  • The Red Sky At Night (Short Story)by Jo Thomas

    Headline 2015; US$ 2.99

    A sparkling, feel-good short story from the bestselling author of The Oyster Catcher and The Olive Branch , available exclusively in ebook. When Layla arrives in the Welsh coastal village of Swn-y-Mor with new fiancÚ Rob in tow, she plans to carry out her dad's final wishes, then return to Cardiff quickly, before too many unwanted memories surface.... more...

  • First Thrills: Volume 1by Lee Child; Lee Child; Michael Palmer; Daniel James Palmer; Karen Dionne; J. T. Ellison; Ryan Brown; Rip Gerber; Sean Michael Bailey

    Tom Doherty Associates 2011; US$ 2.76 US$ 2.21

    New York Times bestselling author Lee Child and the International Thriller Writers, Inc. present a collection of remarkable stories in First Thrills . From small-town crime stories to sweeping global conspiracies, this is a cross section of today's hottest thriller-writing talent. This original collection is now split into four e-book volumes,... more...

  • The Ways of White Folksby Langston Hughes

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2011; US$ 15.95

    In these acrid and poignant stories, Hughes depicted black people colliding--sometimes humorously, more often tragically--with whites in the 1920s and '30s. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...