Short Stories

A short story is a short work of prose fiction. It may be in any genre of fiction, and the exact definition of "short" will often depend on the genre.

Short stories are often collected together with other short stories, poetry, art, and/or essays in order to form a larger book, although it is becoming more common for short stories to be released as stand-alone ebooks.

The Ones Who Don't Say They Love You: Stories
Hide and Don't Seek: And Other Very Scary Stories
Today a Woman Went Mad in the Supermarket: Stories
Sometimes I Trip On How Happy We Could Be
An Amish Schoolroom: Three Stories
American Estrangement: Stories
In the Watchful City
Horse Girls: Recovering, Aspiring, and Devoted Riders Redefine the Iconic Bond
Something Wonderful: Stories
Light Chaser
Black Boy Joy
The Glassy, Burning Floor of Hell
Living Beyond Borders: Stories About Growing Up Mexican in America
The Sixth Wedding (28 Summers #1.5)
Corkscrew (Nameless: Season Two #5)
Zero In (Nameless: Season Two #6)
Kaleidoscope (Nameless: Season Two #3)
The Lost Soul of the City (Nameless: Season Two #1)
Gentle Is the Angel of Death (Nameless: Season Two #2)
Norse Mythology
The Eighth Detective
Memories of Tomorrow (Nameless: Season One #6)
First Person Singular: Stories
A Broken Bone (Widow's Island #6)
Below the Bones (Widow's Island #5)
The Secret Lives of Church Ladies
Hearts in Darkness by Laura KayeLegally Wed by N.M. SilberThe Valentine Challenge by Marisa ClevelandAnonymity by Amber Lea EastonVenetian Love Knots by Normandie Alleman
Best Romance Novellas & Short Stories
669 books — 698 voters
Evenfall by AisThe Student Prince by FayJayAfterimage by AisThe Violet and the Tom by Eve OcotilloFade by Ais
Favorite Unpublished M/M Stories
293 books — 1,196 voters

Romancing the Paranormal by Stephanie RoweSummer Fire by Gennita LowPeace, Love, & Romance by Jennifer TheriotIndulgence by Nina LevinePropose To Me by Caroline Andrus
Best Romance Anthologies/Collections
297 books — 731 voters
Dark Forces by Kirby McCauleyThe Dark Descent by David G. Hartwell999 by Al SarrantonioSNAFU by Geoff BrownRead Us or Die by Jason Gehlert
Best Horror Anthologies
452 books — 724 voters

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. TolkienThe Hobbit, or There and Back Again by J.R.R. TolkienHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingTo Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeeAnimal Farm by George Orwell
Works of Pure Genius
667 books — 834 voters
Free Four by Veronica RothDestroy Me by Tahereh MafiGlitches by Marissa MeyerHana by Lauren OliverSummer's Crossing by Julie Kagawa
YA Short Stories and Novellas
669 books — 1,351 voters

Interpreter of Maladies
Her Body and Other Parties
Tenth of December
Stories of Your Life and Others
Nine Stories
The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories
Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders
The Lottery
What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fiction and Illusions
The Lottery and Other Stories
The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Hogwarts Library)

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