Anthologies are collections of smaller works which may be short stories, essays, or poems.

Anthologies may be a blend of different authors following a central theme or genre, or else a book of short stories compiled by the same author.

Anthologies are not a genre, but a type of story collection.

The Ones Who Don't Say They Love You: Stories
The Café Between Pumpkin and Pie (Moonbright, Maine)
Good Vibes
Black Boy Joy
Living Beyond Borders: Stories About Growing Up Mexican in America
Into the Dark
Alien Embrace : A Limited Edition Collection of Sci Fi Alien Romances
Only If You Dare: 13 Stories of Darkness and Doom
Best Debut Short Stories 2021: The PEN America Dau Prize
Growing Up Trans: In Our Own Words
Up All Night: 13 Stories between Sunset and Sunrise
Sword Stone Table: Old Legends, New Voices
We Want What We Want
Only One Kiss (Only One, #1)
Otterly Irresistible (Boys of the Bayou Gone Wild, #1)
If It Bleeds
The Wolfe Brothers Trilogy (Seattle Sockeyes Hockey, #3; Seattle Steelheads Football, #7; Seattle Skookums Baseball, #1)
Her Body and Other Parties
The Lives of Saints (Grishaverse)
Filthy Animals
Broken Miles (Miles Family, #1)
The Best of Me
Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy
Southern Comfort (Southern, #2)
Stars Above (The Lunar Chronicles, #4.5)
Ghosts of the Shadow Market
Love in Colour: Mythical Tales from Around the World, Retold
Cinder by Marissa MeyerFive Glass Slippers by Anne Elisabeth StenglThe Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela CarterMy Name Is Rapunzel by K.C. HiltonLips Touch by Laini Taylor
Fairy Tales Retold Anthologies
115 books — 101 voters
The Complete Stories and Poems by Edgar Allan PoeThe Illustrated Man by Ray BradburyThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan DoyleI Am Legend and Other Stories by Richard MathesonTales of the Unexpected by Roald Dahl
Best Fiction Short Stories
650 books — 460 voters

Angelfall by Susan EeThe Immortal Rules by Julie KagawaSwitched by Amanda HockingBorn at Midnight by C.C. HunterObsidian by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Best Unknown but must be Known books
8,584 books — 7,837 voters
Stories on the Go by Andrew AshlingAngels Cried by Stephen L. WilsonWinter Wonders by Alexandra ShostakBeware the Little White Rabbit by Shannon DelanyPeace, Love, & Romance by Jennifer Theriot
Anthologies Worth Reading
138 books — 248 voters

The Science Fiction Hall of Fame, Volume One, 1929-1964 by Robert SilverbergDangerous Visions by Harlan EllisonThe Science Fiction Hall of Fame by Ben BovaThe Ascent of Wonder by David G. HartwellThe Science Fiction Hall of Fame by Ben Bova
Best Science Fiction Anthologies
226 books — 88 voters
Irregulars by Nicole KimberlingHell Cop by Astrid AmaraLove Ahead by Madeleine UrbanSindustry by Anne ReganHis for the Holidays by L.B. Gregg
Best Gay Anthologies
346 books — 235 voters

My True Love Gave to Me: Twelve Holiday Stories
Must Love Hellhounds (Guild Hunter #0.6; Kate Daniels #3.5; The Guardians #5.5; Sookie Stackhouse #9.2)
Because You Love to Hate Me: 13 Tales of Villainy
On the Prowl (Alpha & Omega, #0.5)
A Thousand Beginnings and Endings
Dangerous Women
Toil & Trouble: 15 Tales of Women & Witchcraft
Zombies Vs. Unicorns
All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages
Strange Brew
Meet Cute: Some People Are Destined to Meet
My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding

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