The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Review of Cosmic Latte by Rachel Trezise

Cosmic Latte by Rachel Trezise Parthian Books, 2013 Reviewed by Nuala Ní Chonchúir ‘I couldn’t help staring at her, the way her labia minora resembled a mouth turned on its side, and … Continue reading

June 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of Quiet Houses, by Simon Kurt Unsworth

Quiet Houses by Simon Kurt Unsworth   Dark Continents Publishing , 2011                                           … Continue reading

June 24, 2013

Review of Elegant Punk by Darlin’ Neal

Elegant Punk by Darlin’ Neal Press 53, 2012 Reviewed by Carol Reid Last time, when her dad promised to make it up to her, he’d apologized and said he’d run into … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of Mother America by Nuala Ní Chonchúir

Mother America by  Nuala Ní Chonchúir New Island, 2012 Reviewed by Susan Haigh “Mama, I need something from you.” “Don’t I know it, son.”  (Queen of Tattoo) How many truths … Continue reading

June 14, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of The Woman Who Loved the Moon and other stories

The Woman Who Loved the Moon and other stories by Elizabeth A. Lynn Berkley Fantasy (Now part of Penguin US), 1981 Reviewed by Cherry Potts “I need your skills, and your strength. … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of Lemistry, A Celebration of the Work of Stanislaw Lem

Lemistry, A Celebration of the Work of Stanislaw Lem Edited by Ra Page and Magda Raczynska with contributions from STANISLAW LEM, BRIAN ALDISS, FRANK COTTRELL BOYCE, ANNIE CLARKSON, DR. SARAH DAVIES, … Continue reading

June 4, 2013 · 1 Comment