The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Short Circuit’s Virtual Book Tour Lands Here!

We normally only talk about short story collections here at the Short Review, but we’re making an exception in order to take part in the Virtual Book Tour for an … Continue reading

January 7, 2010 · 4 Comments

Guest post: Amnesty International’s Nicky Parker talks about why she chose short stories to celebrate the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Amnesty International’s anthology, Freedom: Short Stories Celebrating the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, contains 36 stories by some of the best short story writers alive today, each inspired by an … Continue reading

December 3, 2009 · Leave a comment

A week of short story collection events in the UK

What a wonderful week for short story events, featuring authors whose collections we have reviewed or are about to. If you are in the UK, what riches there are! Oct … Continue reading

October 20, 2009 · Leave a comment

May is Short Story Month at EWN

May has been declared Short Story Month over at the fabulous Emerging Writers Network blog always a lively place for a literary discussion and ideas for something great to read. … Continue reading

May 10, 2009 · Leave a comment

Edge Hill Prize shortlist

The five short story collections on the shortlist for the £5000 Edge Hill Prize for the Short Story have just been unveiled: Chris Beckett, The Turing Test, Elastic Press Gerard … Continue reading

May 7, 2009 · 8 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

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