The O. Henry Prize Stories 2017 contains twenty breathtaking stories—by a vibrant mix of established and emerging writers—selected by the series editor from the thousands published in literary magazines over the previous year.
EDITED AND INTRODUCED BY MARTIN EDWARDS
A vengeful phantom lurks in a country graveyard.
A whaling crew becomes trapped on a haunted ship.
A human skull is kept locked in a cupboard, but
sometimes at night, it screams. . . .
"If you place this book back on the shelf now, you'll save yourself!" --Mr Creepypasta
There are stories that scare you. And then there are the dark and disturbing creepypasta stories that will leave you seriously freaked out.
Since the series' inception in 1915, the annual volumes of The Best American Short Stories have launched literary careers, showcased the most compelling stories of each year, and confirmed for all time the significance of the short story in our national literature.$34.99ISBN: 9780765333629Availability: BackorderedPublished: Tor Books - May 8th, 2012
From Lovecraft to Borges to Gaiman, a century of intrepid literary experimentation has created a corpus of dark and strange stories that transcend all known genre boundaries. Together these stories form The Weird, and its practitioners include some of the greatest names in twentieth and twenty-first century literature.$22.00ISBN: 9780140170368Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Classics - June 1st, 1995
Gathering a representative sampling of the New Negro Movement's most important figures, and providing substantial introductory essays, headnotes, and brief biographical notes, Lewis' volume—organized chronologically—includes the poetry and prose of Sterling Brown, Countee Cullen, W. E. B. Du Bois, Zora Neale Hurston, James Weldon Johnson, and others.$16.00ISBN: 9780307594938Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Everyman's Library - January 4th, 2011
An irresistible anthology of classic tales of New York in the tradition of Christmas Stories, Love Stories, and Stories of the Sea.$15.95ISBN: 9781590179437Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: NYRB Classics - October 6th, 2015
From the fictional land of Carcosa that inspired the HBO show True Detective to H. P. Lovecraft’s accursed New England hills, this collection features some of the most legendary landscapes of the cosmic horror genre. The collection includes the following twelve stories:
Edgar Allan Poe, "MS. Found in a Bottle"
Bram Stoker, "The Squaw"$16.00ISBN: 9780307593979Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Everyman's Library - October 5th, 2010
Now joining Everyman’s Library—the most extensive and distinguished collectible library of the world’s greatest works—is an appealing new collection in a small Pocket Classics format, perfect for gift giving and reading pleasure.
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In New American Stories, the beautiful, the strange, the melancholy, and the sublime all comingle to show the vast range of the American short story . In this remarkable anthology, Ben Marcus has corralled a vital and artistically singular crowd of contemporary fiction writers.$14.00ISBN: 9781493029464Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Lyons Press - September 1st, 2017
Thrilling tales of the Old West by the people who knew it best Most readers love tales of the western frontier, including stories of cowboys and gunslingers, bank robbers and desperadoes, good guys and bad. In Great American Western Stories, editor Steven D.