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Interpreter of Maladies Interpreter of Maladies (Paperback)
by (shelved 2682 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.14 — 185,623 ratings — published 1999
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Tenth of December Tenth of December (Hardcover)
by (shelved 2120 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.97 — 91,002 ratings — published 2013
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Dubliners Dubliners (Paperback)
by (shelved 1971 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.87 — 135,989 ratings — published 1914
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Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1937 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.91 — 139,299 ratings — published 2015
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Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders Fragile Things: Short Fictions and Wonders (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1880 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.03 — 76,382 ratings — published 2006
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Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fiction and Illusions Smoke and Mirrors: Short Fiction and Illusions (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 1646 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.06 — 89,036 ratings — published 1998
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The Tales of Beedle the Bard The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1384 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.07 — 475,063 ratings — published 2007
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Unaccustomed Earth Unaccustomed Earth (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1379 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.12 — 103,362 ratings — published 2008
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The Lottery The Lottery (Paperback)
by (shelved 1303 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.10 — 59,731 ratings — published 1948
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This Is How You Lose Her This Is How You Lose Her (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1262 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.75 — 162,101 ratings — published 2012
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Dear Life Dear Life (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1239 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.75 — 50,208 ratings — published 2011
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No One Belongs Here More Than You No One Belongs Here More Than You (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1191 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.84 — 47,701 ratings — published 2005
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Vampires in the Lemon Grove Vampires in the Lemon Grove (Hardcover)
by (shelved 1178 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.67 — 37,469 ratings — published 2013
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The Complete Stories The Complete Stories (Paperback)
by (shelved 1112 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.44 — 64,631 ratings — published 1971
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The Illustrated Man The Illustrated Man (Paperback)
by (shelved 1096 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.15 — 94,234 ratings — published 1951
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One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories (Hardcover)
by (shelved 984 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.66 — 72,209 ratings — published 2014
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St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves (Hardcover)
by (shelved 966 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.80 — 22,294 ratings — published 2005
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Night Shift Night Shift (Paperback)
by (shelved 905 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.97 — 167,443 ratings — published 1978
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Drown Drown (Paperback)
by (shelved 893 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.05 — 49,874 ratings — published 1996
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Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales Everything's Eventual: 14 Dark Tales (Paperback)
by (shelved 885 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.96 — 101,015 ratings — published 2002
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Her Body and Other Parties Her Body and Other Parties (Paperback)
by (shelved 859 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.94 — 35,830 ratings — published 2017
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What is Not Yours is Not Yours What is Not Yours is Not Yours (Hardcover)
by (shelved 855 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.63 — 61,220 ratings — published 2016
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The Metamorphosis The Metamorphosis (Paperback)
by (shelved 845 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.78 — 580,284 ratings — published 1915
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Ficciones Ficciones (Paperback)
by (shelved 839 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.49 — 67,108 ratings — published 1944
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Welcome to the Monkey House Welcome to the Monkey House (Paperback)
by (shelved 817 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.14 — 75,816 ratings — published 1968
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The Elephant Vanishes The Elephant Vanishes (Paperback)
by (shelved 801 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.91 — 46,356 ratings — published 1993
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Full Dark, No Stars Full Dark, No Stars (Hardcover)
by (shelved 800 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.04 — 120,449 ratings — published 2010
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The Tell-Tale Heart The Tell-Tale Heart (Hardcover)
by (shelved 796 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.24 — 44,132 ratings — published 1843
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Me Talk Pretty One Day Me Talk Pretty One Day (Paperback)
by (shelved 795 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.97 — 798,442 ratings — published 2000
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Get in Trouble Get in Trouble (Hardcover)
by (shelved 790 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.66 — 22,745 ratings — published 2015
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Different Seasons Different Seasons (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 777 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.42 — 177,254 ratings — published 1982
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Olive Kitteridge Olive Kitteridge (Hardcover)
by (shelved 776 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.80 — 137,684 ratings — published 2008
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Jesus' Son Jesus' Son (Mass Market Paperback)
by (shelved 759 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.17 — 39,067 ratings — published 1992
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Skeleton Crew Skeleton Crew (Paperback)
by (shelved 759 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.95 — 127,872 ratings — published 1985
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Cathedral Cathedral (Paperback)
by (shelved 754 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.32 — 35,776 ratings — published 1983
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Breakfast at Tiffany's Breakfast at Tiffany's (Paperback)
by (shelved 752 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.92 — 260,774 ratings — published 1958
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Birds of America Birds of America (Paperback)
by (shelved 750 times as short-stories)
avg rating 4.13 — 24,814 ratings — published 1998
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The Grownup The Grownup (Hardcover)
by (shelved 736 times as short-stories)
avg rating 3.54 — 97,546 ratings — published 2014
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Edgar Allan Poe
“A short story must have a single mood and every sentence must build towards it.”
Edgar Allan Poe

T.C. Boyle
“Why ruin my sister's birthday simply because the entire planet was going to hell in a hand basket?”
T.C. Boyle, Without a Hero

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