Short stories

Welcome to our section that celebrates the short story. We believe that the short story is one of the most exciting and important literary forms, and that it can, and should, reach the widest possible readership. We believe that the short story matters.

Download free short stories

We have an archive of free short stories from acclaimed and award-winning authors you can download and read on whatever platform you desire.


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Short story reviews

Find our latest reviews of short story collections and anthologies


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