The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Interview with Tiff Holland, author of Betty Superman

Interview with Tiff Holland author of Betty Superman, reviewed by Sara Baume How long did it take you to write all the stories in your collection? The first story was … Continue reading

November 30, 2012

Review of Betty Superman by Tiff Holland

Betty Superman by Tiff Holland Rose Metal Press, 2011 Reviewed by Sara Baume “She sits in front of him with a plate and the candy bar. She cuts it carefully … Continue reading

November 27, 2012

From The Archives: Review of Heavier Than Air by Nona Caspers

Heavier Than Air by Nona Caspers University of Massachusetts Press, 2006 Reviewed by Elaine Chiew in January 2008 “We do bad things and think bad things. That’s why human beings … Continue reading

November 22, 2012

Upcoming Deadlines for Short Story Collection Contests

We’ve just updated our list of contests for short story collections on the Links page and thought we’d let you know about some that are closing shortly! Kore Press Short … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

We’re Back….

After a little holiday, The Short Review – which celebrates its fifth birthday this month! – returns, with a shiny new website and a new format. Don’t worry, we haven’t … Continue reading

November 15, 2012 · 4 Comments

Review of London /33 Boroughs Shorts Volume 2: West

London /33 Boroughs Shorts: Volume 2: West ┬áby Various Authors Glasshouse Books, 2010 Reviewed by Sheila Cornelius “The polarised options of life in London were both unfathomable and unattainable. Gangs … Continue reading

November 8, 2012