The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

The Sept issue is here

This month’s Short Review is up. What’s in it, you ask?? We bring you false relations, damaged goods, repetition patterns, quick repair, stories like donut holes, stories named for rivers, … Continue reading

September 4, 2009 · 1 Comment

June issue out now!

With this issue we welcome TSR’s new deputy editor, Diane Becker, very glad to have her! And in a bumper issue this month (well, ok, it’s the same size, but … Continue reading

June 1, 2009 · Leave a comment

Feb 2009 Issue Not so much love in the air as revenge, lovers’ quarrels, and things that pass for love, but with one happy man who may have been kissed … Continue reading

February 19, 2009 · Leave a comment

January’s Newly-Published Short Story Collections

This is the first in a series of monthly posts in which I’ll be having a look at the short story collections being published, which can all be found on … Continue reading

January 11, 2009 · 6 Comments

December issue: great gift ideas

Need gift ideas for the holidays? Look no further, everything you need is in The Short Review’s December issue: we have ten short story collections and anthologies to recommend, which … Continue reading

December 16, 2008 · Leave a comment

Review of the Year

Hard to believe that the Short Review is now a year old, with several hundred on our mailing list and several hundred more in our Facebook group! Check out our … Continue reading

November 9, 2008 · 1 Comment

The Short Review Issue 11 Oct 2008: Travel, Science, Love, Death and Flash

Issue 12 October 2008 Travel is one of this month’s themes: with Gary Schanbacher’s Migration Patterns, Derek Green’s New World Order, as well as St Petersburg, where God lives, according … Continue reading

October 13, 2008 · 1 Comment

September Issue now up

The Sept issue of The Short Review is now up: Flash fiction is a dominant thread running through this month’s books, with an award-winning chapbook (In the Land of the … Continue reading

September 4, 2008 · 2 Comments

Issue 10 August 2008: The Competition Issue

A truly international theme: three collections from Down Under, Chinese short-shorts in honour of the Olympics, stories of Filipino Americans. Also: two shots of science fiction, two authors with middle … Continue reading

August 7, 2008 · Leave a comment

Issue 9 July 2008 of The Short Review

Well, we are at issue 9 already, almost at our hundredth review…. not quite!What do we have this month? Four collections that were longlisted for the world’s richest short story … Continue reading

July 7, 2008 · Leave a comment