The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Interview with Alta Ifland, Author of Death-in-A-Box

Interview with Alta Ifland author of Death-In-A-Box, reviewed by Annie Clarkson How long did it take you to write all the stories in your collection? About two years. Did you … Continue reading

February 14, 2013

Review of Death-In-A-Box by Alta Ifland

Death-In-A-Box by Alta Ifland Subito Press, 2011 Reviewed by Annie Clarkson “When the furniture began to sweat, I knew that the world I’d known until then was gone.” Death-in-a-Box is … Continue reading

February 12, 2013 · 1 Comment

Interview with Matt Bell, author of Cataclysm Baby

Interview with Matt Bell Author of Cataclysm Baby, reviewed by Tessa Mellas   How long did it take you to write all the stories in your collection? The primary writing … Continue reading

February 10, 2013

From the Archive: Review of Binocular Vision by Edith Pearlman

Binocular Vision by Edith Pearlman Lookout Books, 2011 Reviewed by Sarah Hilary “Of all the silences he had ever experienced, Meg’s was his favourite. It was not disappointed, like his … Continue reading

February 10, 2013

Review of Silver Threads of Hope edited by Sinead Gleeson

Silver Threads of Hope edited by Sinead Gleeson New Island 2012 Authors: Kevin Barry, Greg Baxter, Dermot Bolger, John Boyne, Declan Burke, John Butler, Trevor Byrne, Emma Donoghue, Roddy Doyle, … Continue reading

February 5, 2013