The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Interview with David Constantine, author of Tea at the Midland

Interview with David Constantine author of Tea at the Midland, reviewed by A.J.Kirby How long did it take you to write all the stories in your collection? Three years or so. … Continue reading

February 10, 2014 · 1 Comment

Review of Tea at the Midland by David Constantine

Tea at the Midland by David Constantine Comma Press, 2012 Reviewed by AJ Kirby “The man in the kitchen garden was watering his beans. The water showed pure silver in the lowering … Continue reading

July 14, 2013 · 3 Comments

Congratulations: Frank O’Connor and Edge Hill Winning Story Collections!

This week saw two huge announcements in the short story book world – the winners of both the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award and the Edge Hill Prize for … Continue reading

July 4, 2013