Lauren Groff invites a new generation of readers to rediscover the haunting stories of a neglected mid-century master
"Unflinching in its portrayal of the violence visited upon her protagonists, Ms.$26.00ISBN: 9781476799421Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scribner - October 1st, 2019
From Kate Walbert, the highly acclaimed, National Book Award nominee, comes a dazzling, career-spanning collection of new and selected stories.
In these twelve deft, acutely funny and often heartbreaking stories, Kate Walbert delves into the hearts and minds of women. Her characters are searchers, uneasy in one way or another. They yearn for connection.$24.99ISBN: 9781250224774Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Flatiron Books - October 8th, 2019
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From White Review Short Story Prize winner Julia Armfield, a brilliant, provocative debut story collection for fans of Carmen Maria Machado and Kelly Link.$15.00ISBN: 9780374538354Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: MCD x FSG Originals - October 8th, 2019
"Combines the otherworldliness of Jeff VanderMeer’s “Annihilation,” the menacing irony of Shirley Jackson and the cold feminist fury of Margaret Atwood" --The New York Times Book Review
Named a Fall Read by The Boston Globe and the Chicago Tribune$16.00ISBN: 9781250239365Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Picador Modern Classics - September 24th, 2019
One of the most terrifying stories of the twentieth century, Shirley Jackson’s “The Lottery” created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker in 1948. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses.$9.99ISBN: 9781250161291Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Forge Books - September 24th, 2019
Bandits, outlaws, romance, and adventure abound in Hard Ride, a collection of tales of the American West from renowned, seven-time Spur Award-winning author Elmer Kelton$16.95ISBN: 9781885030610Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Kaya Press - October 22nd, 2019
Mimi Lok's Last of Her Name is an eye-opening story collection about the intimate, interconnected lives of diasporic women and the histories they are born into.$27.00ISBN: 9780316516112Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Little, Brown and Company - July 2nd, 2019In this powerful and virtuosic collection of interlocking stories, each one "a marvel of concision and compassion" (Washington Post), Peter Orner, a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist and "master of his form" (New York Times), takes the short story to new heights.$23.00ISBN: 9781590510582Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Other Press - October 8th, 2019
“Only someone who deeply loves and understands the Metropolitan Museum could deliver such madcap, funny, magical, tender, intimate fables and stories.” —Maira Kalman, artist and bestselling author of The Principles of Uncertainty
$16.95ISBN: 9781948226073Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Catapult - October 8th, 2019
"Here Until August tracks the shimmer of precarious moments and transient moods with devastating precision. In their steady excavation of intimacy, these spacious stories bring Alice Munro to mind. I underlined sentence after sentence as I read: for their beauty, their clarity, and their wisdom.$24.95ISBN: 9780820355696Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: University of Georgia Press - September 15th, 2019
The women in the linked short story collection Once Removed carry the burdens imposed in the name of intimacy--the secrets kept, the lies told, the disputes initiated--as well as the joy that can still manage to triumph.