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)
If It Bleeds
The Lives of Saints (Grishaverse)
Her Body and Other Parties
Broken Miles (Miles Family, #1)
Colder Than Sin (Cold Justice #12; Cold Justice - The Negotiators, #2)
The Best of Me
The Kinsman Universe
Filthy Animals
Stars Above (The Lunar Chronicles, #4.5)
Things We Lost in the Fire
How to Pronounce Knife
Inked Hearts 1-3 Collection (Inked Hearts, #1-3)
Someone Who Will Love You in All Your Damaged Glory
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
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
447 books — 240 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
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

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
Christmas in the City by Samantha ChaseMouth by Christy DilgGetting Lucky by J.L. BeckOnce Upon A Twisted Time by Miranda StorkMen of Mayhem by Amy Rachiele
Anthologies you just HAVE TO READ
226 books — 537 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)
Toil & Trouble: 15 Tales of Women & Witchcraft
A Thousand Beginnings and Endings
Dangerous Women
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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