shining the spotlight on short story collections
The Spring issue of The Short Review is here, and with it a new look: goodbye Courier, hello Gentium. Leave a comment let us know what you think of the new design! (To see it properly you need the Gentium font, which you can download here.)
Ten new reviews of short story collections:
Bang Crunch, Neil Smith’s debut collection
Invisible Cities, the Italo Calvino classic
Phobic, Comma Press’ anthology of horror stories that did scare our reviewer!
Sophie Hannah’s Fantastic Book of Everybody’s Secrets
William Trevor’s latest collection, Cheating at Canasta
For The Relief of Unbearable Urges, Nathan Englander’s award-winning debut collection from 1999
Dangerous Space, Kelley Eskridge’s sensual feminist science fiction stories
As always, we’ve asked authors to talk to us about their books. This month, Jason Brown, Neil Smith, Kelley Eskridge, Cristina Henriquez and Sophie Hannah, reveal how they feel about people reading their books and what the word “story” means to them. Author interviews are here.