cover title author avg rating rating my rating review Down arrow date read date added
My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories
Surprisingly enjoyable, considering that short stories aren't really my bag. And I tend to be disappointed in holiday-themed fiction in general. And y ...more
Nov 17, 2014
Nov 11, 2014
Be Mine:  Sizzle\Too Fast to Fall\Alone With You
Review part one: Sizzle by Jennifer Crusie

I am a devoted fan of Jennifer Crusie, and a long-time romance reader. And I have to be honest, if I weren't
Feb 04, 2013
Oct 29, 2012
Severance: Stories
This didn't come together like I hoped deep down it would, and I can really only blame myself. The reviews, which I scanned beforehand, are full of pe ...more
Jul 21, 2014
Jul 27, 2010
Strangers on a Train
I'm giving this three stars overall, but the Meg Maguire and Ruthie Knox stories were definitely a full four stars. Unsurprisingly. Meg Maguire gave m ...more
Aug 25, 2014
Apr 01, 2014
The Story Guy
I'm not generally a fan of short stories and novellas, especially in the romance genre, because I usually walk away feeling like too much was jammed i ...more
Jul 08, 2013
Jul 08, 2013
The Frozen Thames
This is a very unusual book of vignettes, none of them more than three or four pages, all centered around the forty times in recorded human history th ...more
Apr 10, 2010
Apr 10, 2010
The Bus Driver Who Wanted to Be God and Other Stories
I'm not generally a reader of short stories. They leave me feeling like I've had a snack when I'd rather have a meal. But when I watched the movie Wri ...more
Aug 08, 2011
Aug 07, 2011
How They Met, and Other Stories
In his Author's Note, David Levithan explains that this collection of short stories sprang from a tradition of presenting short stories to his friends ...more
Jun 14, 2009
Jun 10, 2009
Bound Temptations (2-in-1)
What I didn't realize when I started this book is that it was actually two books bound together. So, I began the first story. There was an intriguing ...more
Jul 24, 2012
Jul 28, 2012
Must Love Hellhounds (Sookie Stackhouse, #9.2; Guild Hunter, #0.5; Kate Daniels, #3.5; The Guardians, #5.5)
I really enjoyed all 4 novellas in this collection, although I think some people may be surprised by Charlaine Harris' contribution. It's pretty much ...more
Jun 22, 2011
Jun 21, 2011
Burning Up (Children of the Sea, #3.5; Psy-Changeling, #0.6; Iron Seas, #0.5)
I read this one primarily because it has the introduction to Meljean Brooks' Iron Seas series. I loved the Meljean Brooks and Nalini Singh stories, th ...more
Jan 13, 2011
Jan 14, 2011
Elemental Magic (Includes: Moon, #6.5)
I really liked the Jean Johnson and Sharon Shinn stories. The Carol Berg was pretty good, too, but I didn't love the Rebecca York.

I've been stricken w
Jan 17, 2013
Jan 11, 2013
Haunted: Tales of the Grotesque
Like any collection, this had strong stories and less strong stories. My favorites: "Haunted," "The Premonition," "Phase Change," "Poor Bibi," and "Bl ...more
Mar 31, 2012
Mar 31, 2012
The Shadow Cats (Fire and Thorns, #0.5)
This is really more of a 3.5 star story. I could tell you all about how it gives us some insight into Alodia, and her relationship with Elisa. About h ...more
Jun 2013
Oct 21, 2012
Neil Gaiman's Midnight Days
Aug 16, 2012
Aug 14, 2012
Lost & Found
May 26, 2012
May 26, 2012
To All A Good Night
Dec 20, 2010
Jan 01, 2011
All I Want For Christmas
Nov 04, 2010
Jan 01, 2011
Unwrapped (Hot Scot Trilogy #3)
Nov 16, 2011
Nov 17, 2011
Rss More books shelved as 'short_stories' »