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Short story collections for teenagers

Hikayat: Short Stories by Lebanese Women

We love short stories!

Whether you’re looking for an anthology you can dip in and out of, something to read in one sitting, or stories to kick-start the writing of your own, these are some of our favourite YA collections: inspiring, intriguing and surprising.

  • Losing It

    Author: Various Editor: Keith Gray

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  • Losing It

    Author: Various Editor: Keith Gray

    This is a collection of eight short stories about growing-up, virginity and sex for teenagers.

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  • Echoes

    Author: Laura Dockrill

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  • Echoes

    Author: Laura Dockrill

    The new book from Laura Dockrill is a collection of modern-day fairytales, poems and retellings of classic stories, all with a sli…

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  • Homesick

    Author: Roshi Fernando

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  • Homesick

    Author: Roshi Fernando

    Thoughtful, melancholic, haunting, Homesick is a collection of interlinked stories which muse on growing up, fitting in and the ep…

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  • Next

    Author: Various Editor: Keith Gray

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  • Next

    Author: Various Editor: Keith Gray

    Following on from the success of Losing It, Keith Gray has edited a new collection of eight short stories for young people explori…

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  • Here I Stand

    Author: Various authors Illustrator: Chris Riddell

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  • Here I Stand

    Author: Various authors Illustrator: Chris Riddell

    These short stories by writers such as Sita Brahmachari, Matt Haig and Frances Harding, with illustration by Chris Riddell, put cu…

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  • Love Hurts

    Author: Various Editor: Malorie Blackman

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  • Love Hurts

    Author: Various Editor: Malorie Blackman

    This anthology depicts a very wide range of romantic relationships, and a diverse set of characters, showing love in all its forms…

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  • Stories

    Author: Various Editors: Neil Gaiman & Al Sarrantonio

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  • Stories

    Author: Various Editors: Neil Gaiman & Al Sarrantonio

    This is a short story collection not short on ideas. It’s one huge book of great, exciting stories which will become a uniti…

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