The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

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

Happy Fourth Birthday to The Short Review!

Happy birthday! This month The Short Review turns four years old. 439 story collections and anthologies reviewed, by our forty or so reviewers worldwide, and over 250 authors interviewed… We all do what we do … Continue reading

November 7, 2011 · 4 Comments

2011 Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize Shortlist

More congratulations are in order – to the six short story collection shortlisted for the seventh Frank O’Connor International Short Story Prize, three of whom are Short Review authors, I’m … Continue reading

July 11, 2011 · 1 Comment

Congrats – Edge Hill Short Story Prize

Congratulations to Short Review author Tom Vowler whose short story collection, The Method, won the Readers’ Prize at the Edge Hill Short Story Prize awards last night! You can read … Continue reading

July 8, 2011 · 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

Scott Prize winners and Edge Hill Short Story Prize shortlist

May is clearly a bumper month for short story collection news! First, congratulations to A J Ashworth, Jon Pinnock and Cassandra Parkin, the three winners of this year’s Salt Publishing … Continue reading

May 11, 2011 · 2 Comments

Short Story Month 2011: The Collection Giveaway Project

I was thrilled to receive an email from Erika Dreifus of the Fiction Writers’ Review, about this new intiative for Short Story Month 2011, in May. Here’s what it’s all … Continue reading

April 20, 2011 · 4 Comments