The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

The Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award Longlist 2012

Hot on the heels of the longlist for the Edge Hill Short Story Prize (for UK short story collections) comes the rather longer longlist for the €25,000 Frank O’Connor International … Continue reading

March 31, 2012 · 4 Comments

Edge Hill Short Story Prize 2012 Longlist

There are all too few prizes for published short story collections worldwide, so it’s always exciting when one of them announces its longlist! The Edge Hill Short Story prize for … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

2011 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize Longlist

The Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize has just announced its longlisted short story collections. As ever, it is a great list to start with if you’re looking for some … Continue reading

June 28, 2011 · Leave a comment

Edge Hill Prize 2011 Longlist Announced

The longlist has just been announced for Edge Hill University’s Short Story Prize 2011. This is the fifth year of the prize,  the UK’s only literary award for a published … Continue reading

March 30, 2011 · 2 Comments

Short Review Author Among Story Prize finalists

The $20,000 Story Prize, run by Larry Dark (who Sarah Salway interviewed for us here), is an very prestigious annual book award for short story collections written in English and … Continue reading

January 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

Cork City – Frank O’Connor Short Story Award Longlist

Here’s the longlist of short story collections for the 2010 Cork City – Frank O’Connor Short Story Award, now in its sixth year. Say the organisers: “The longlist is almost … Continue reading

April 27, 2010 · 6 Comments

Edge Hill Short Story Prize Longlist Announced

The Edge Hill Short Story Prize, now in its third year, is the UK’s only literary award that recognises a published collection of short stories, and this year they have … Continue reading

April 20, 2010 · 1 Comment