The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Larry Dark, Director of The Story Prize, Talks About Short Stories

Author and Short Reviewer Sarah Salway talks (by email) to Larry Dark, founder and director of the $20,000 Story Prize, the largest prize for short story collections in America, which … Continue reading

March 20, 2009 · 3 Comments

Fifty-Two Stories

Fifty-Two Stories with Cal Morgan At Harper Perennial, where I work, we traffic in stories of all kinds. And we have a special fondness for the short story—self-contained, crystalline, newborn, … Continue reading

February 6, 2009 · 1 Comment

Short Review Authors News

Chrissie Gittins (whose collection Family Connections is reviewed here) will be reading from her collection at the Edinburgh International Book Festival on Monday 11th August 4.30pm, at the Writer’s Retreat, … Continue reading

April 21, 2008 · 1 Comment

Prizes and discussions about reviewing

Congratulations to Jim Shepard who, reports BookFox, has won the $20,000 Short Story Prize for his collection, Like You’d Understand Anyway. BookFox (who reviewed Roddy Doyle’s collection, The Deportees, for … Continue reading

March 1, 2008 · Leave a comment