The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Letter from the Editor – Hiatus

Letter from The Editor The June 2012 issue will be the last Short Review issue for a little while, the journal will be on hiatus for at least a few … Continue reading

June 1, 2012 · 3 Comments

World Book Day

In honour of World Book Day today, April 23rd, we thought we’d step out of our English-speaking world and do a round-up of all the short story collections in translation … Continue reading

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

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

The 2012 Scott Prize Shortlist

The shortlist for Salt Publishing’s Scott Prize is announced! The winners will have their debut short story collections published. Winners announced in April; congratulations all! (Especially to our own Short … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Starting Small: A Guest Blog Post By Tara Fox Hall

This week we welcome Tara Fox Hall, whose first story collection, Just Shadows, was published in January. She tells The Short Review how she got interested in short stories: “Writing … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Story Prize announces its finalists

The prestigious $20,000 Story Prize, awarded annually to a short story collection published in the US has announced the finalists for 2011: The Angel Esmeralda by Don DeLillo (Scribner)  We … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · Leave a comment