The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Interview with Ethel Rohan, author of Goodnight Nobody

Interview with Ethel Rohan author of Goodnight Nobody, reviewed by Diane Becker How long did it take you to write all the stories in your collection? There are thirty stories in … Continue reading

March 6, 2014

Review of Ethel Rohan’s Goodnight Nobody by Diane Becker

Goodnight Nobody by Ethel Rohan Queen’s Ferry Press, 2013 Reviewed by Diane Becker “As soon as she’s organized, she walks onto the glass bridge and through the warm blue sky, … Continue reading

October 7, 2013 · 2 Comments

Review of Elegant Punk by Darlin’ Neal

Elegant Punk by Darlin’ Neal Press 53, 2012 Reviewed by Carol Reid Last time, when her dad promised to make it up to her, he’d apologized and said he’d run into … Continue reading

June 19, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of Walk Back From Monkey School by Kate Hill Cantrill

Walk Back From Monkey School Kate Hill Cantrill Press 53, 2012 Kate Hill Cantrill lives in Brooklyn and curates the Rabbit Tales reading and performance series.   Her writing has appeared … Continue reading

April 8, 2013

Review of Betty Superman by Tiff Holland

Betty Superman by Tiff Holland Rose Metal Press, 2011 Reviewed by Sara Baume “She sits in front of him with a plate and the candy bar. She cuts it carefully … Continue reading

November 27, 2012

Review of This Isn’t The Sort Of Thing That Happens To Someone Like You by Jon McGregor

This Isn’t The Sort Of Thing That Happens To Someone Like You by Jon McGregor Bloomsbury, 2012 Reviewed by Pauline Masurel “Soon it will rain. And people won’t understand. They’ll … Continue reading

October 29, 2012 · 1 Comment