Tagged: short story

Penguin Children’s acquires Scottish debut

Penguin Children’s has acquired a YA novel from debut Glaswegian author Martin Stewart, based on an 1,800-word short story.  “It’s so rare to take a... Read more

A short story by Elizabeth Taylor

An extract from the acclaimed author's short story about a honeymoon gone wrong Read more

In the Bike Sheds: A Short Story by David Mitchell

An exclsuive short story by David Mitchell for We Love This Book Read more

Winter Break: A short story by Hilary Mantel

In her short story Winter Break, Man Booker-winning author Hilary Mantel tells the tale of a couple whose holiday gets off to a (very) bad... Read more

Last Supper at Brown's: A short story by Emma Donoghue

Emma Donoghue's short story retells the events surrounding a real American Civil War-era crime Read more

Lumber: A Short Story by Bethan Roberts

in Bethan Roberts' short story, a young woman faces the impending birth of her child - and an unexpected union Read more

Violet Stars Happy Hunting! A short story by Helen Oyeyemi

A groom is jilted at the altar, and on his wedding day meets a mysterious Japanese girl who is planning her own kidnap. Find the... Read more

Your Incredible Excuse: A short story by Divya Ghelani

In this story extracted from Too Asian, Not Asian Enough, a young man confronts the one thing he can't do Read more

The Beginning: A short story by Alison Pick

With the hype around this year's Booker prize now over, we asked longlisted author Alison Pick to write us an exclusive short story about an... Read more

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