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
Consider the Lobster and Other Essays by David Foster WallaceA Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again by David Foster WallaceMe Talk Pretty One Day by David SedarisBird by Bird by Anne LamottNaked by David Sedaris
Best Book of Essays
373 books — 163 voters
Night Shift by Stephen KingSkeleton Crew by Stephen KingThe Complete Stories and Poems by Edgar Allan PoeBooks of Blood by Clive BarkerTales of the Cthulhu Mythos by Jim Turner
Short Horror/SciFi Collections
183 books — 110 voters

Let It Snow by John GreenThat Moment When by D.S. MurphyMy True Love Gave to Me by Stephanie PerkinsBecause You Love to Hate Me by AmerieGeektastic by Holly Black
YA Anthologies
78 books — 105 voters

The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. RowlingGeektastic by Holly BlackLet It Snow by John GreenA Tyranny of Petticoats by Jessica SpotswoodZombies Vs. Unicorns by Holly Black
YA Short Stories & Collections
446 books — 240 voters
A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again by David Foster WallaceComedian Gone Wrong by Jimmy TudeskiConsider the Lobster by David Foster WallaceThe White Album by Joan DidionSlouching Towards Bethlehem by Joan Didion
Beyond David Sedaris: Essay Collections
178 books — 70 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
All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages
Zombies Vs. Unicorns
Strange Brew
Meet Cute: Some People Are Destined to Meet
My Big Fat Supernatural Wedding

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