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shining the spotlight on short story collections

From The Archive: Review of Logorrhea: Good Words make Good Stories edited by John Klima

Logorrhea: Good Words Make Good Stories edited by John Klima Spectra 2007 Reviewed by Tania Hershman I arrived on a ferry made of gull cries and good ocean fog, and … Continue reading

December 28, 2012

Happy UK National Short Story Day!

While here at Short Review Towers, every day is short story day, we’re delighted to be celebrating UK National Short Story Day today, Dec 21st, the shortest day in the … Continue reading

December 21, 2012 · 3 Comments

Review of Cataclysm Baby by Matt Bell

Cataclysm Baby by Matt Bell Mud Luscious Press, 2012 Reviewed by Tessa Mellas “Know there is a finite amount of everything remaining. Know this future is almost over, know we … Continue reading

December 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

Review of The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion (Review Part 2)

The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan Constable & Robinson 2012 Reviewed by A J Kirby: Review … Continue reading

December 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Don’t Just Moan About Short Story Collections…

Two blog posts caught my eye this week, both dealing with the question of publishing short story collections. Over at Beyond the Margins, Becky Tuch’s post is titled “Nice Short … Continue reading

December 9, 2012 · 8 Comments

Review of The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion (Review Part 1)

The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan Constable & Robinson 2012 Reviewed by A J Kirby: Review … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · 1 Comment