The Short Review

shining the spotlight on short story collections

Review of Quiet Houses, by Simon Kurt Unsworth

Quiet Houses by Simon Kurt Unsworth   Dark Continents Publishing , 2011                                           … Continue reading

June 24, 2013

Review of The Woman Who Loved the Moon and other stories

The Woman Who Loved the Moon and other stories by Elizabeth A. Lynn Berkley Fantasy (Now part of Penguin US), 1981 Reviewed by Cherry Potts “I need your skills, and your strength. … Continue reading

June 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Review of A Glimpse of the Numinous by Jeff Gardiner

A Glimpse of the Numinous by Jeff Gardiner Eibonvale Press, 2012 Reviewed by A J Kirby “Helen stumbled backwards and I finally saw what she had become. Her legs had … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · 6 Comments

Review of Intrusions by Robert Aickman

Intrusions by Robert Aickman Tartarus Press, 2012 Reviewed by Mario Guslandi “There was a figure kneeling at my bedstead. The arms were upon the made bedding and the face sunk … Continue reading

January 6, 2013

Review of The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion (Review Part 2)

The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan Constable & Robinson 2012 Reviewed by A J Kirby: Review … Continue reading

December 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Review of The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion (Review Part 1)

The Mammoth Book of Body Horror: Twenty-Five Stories of Transformation, Mutation and Contagion edited by Paul Kane and Marie O’Regan Constable & Robinson 2012 Reviewed by A J Kirby: Review … Continue reading

December 6, 2012 · 1 Comment