Interpreter of Maladies
Nine Stories
The Alchemist
The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
Tenth of December
To Kill a Mockingbird
Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders
Her Body and Other Parties
No One Belongs Here More Than You
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Hogwarts Library)
Stories of Your Life and Others
What We Talk About When We Talk About Love
Jesus' Son
Dubliners by James JoyceNine Stories by J.D. SalingerThe Complete Stories by Flannery O'Connorانتحار فاشل by أحمد جمال الدين رمضانالعصبي by أحمد جمال الدين رمضان
Best Short Story Collections
1,467 books — 1,050 voters
Wait Till Helen Comes by Mary Downing HahnScary Stories to Tell in the Dark by Alvin SchwartzThe Graveyard Book by Neil GaimanMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom RiggsCoraline by Neil Gaiman
Spooky books for Kids
185 books — 184 voters

Chocolat by Joanne HarrisCharlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald DahlThe Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann ShafferBabette’s Feast by Isak DinesenThe Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
Delectable Literature
52 books — 26 voters
Smoke and Mirrors by Neil GaimanFragile Things by Neil GaimanThe Martian Chronicles by Ray BradburyThe Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna ClarkeThe Bloody Chamber and Other Stories by Angela Carter
Best Fantasy Short Story Collections
471 books — 328 voters

Pride and Prejudice by Jane AustenJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëWuthering Heights by Emily BrontëSense and Sensibility by Jane AustenEdenbrooke by Julianne Donaldson
Love Stories (not just Romance)
92 books — 25 voters
Chocolat by Joanne HarrisLike Water for Chocolate by Laura EsquivelThe School of Essential Ingredients by Erica BauermeisterJulie and Julia by Julie PowellFried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg
Nouvelle Cuisine
365 books — 257 voters

Neil Gaiman
Stories you read when you're the right age never quite leave you. You may forget who wrote them or what the story was called. Sometimes you'll forget precisely what happened, but if a story touches you it will stay with you, haunting the places in your mind that you rarely ever visit. ...more
Neil Gaiman, M Is for Magic

Margaret Atwood
We were the people who were not in the papers. We lived in the blank white spaces at the edges of print. It gave us more freedom. We lived in the gaps between the stories.
Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid's Tale

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