Stories

Download and read a plethora of short stories from some of the world's finest short story writers, including works by Lionel Shriver, Ian Rankin, Melvin Burgess and Clare Wigfall.

 

Some of the stories are exclusive to the Book Trust site and aren't available anywhere else. Browse for stories via author name and get reading.

Short stories: Writers A-G

Read and download short stories from the likes of Lisa Blower, Melvin Burgess and Naomi Alderman

Short stories: Writers H-O

Read and download short stories from the likes of Patrick Ness, Sarah Hall and Sara Maitland

Short stories: Writers P-Z

Read and download short stories from the likes of Ian Rankin, Lionel Shriver and Evie Wyld