Short story collections we loved in 2018

 Read reviewFriday Black

Friday Black

Nana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah

Fresh, exciting, vital and contemporary, Friday Black will appeal to people who love Colson Whitehead's Underground Railroad, the TV show Black Mirror, the work of Kurt Vonnegut and George Saunders, and anyone looking for stories...

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 Read reviewYou Think It, I'll Say It

You Think It, I’ll Say It

Curtis Sittenfeld

A dazzling, smart and razor-sharp story collection by Curtis Sittenfeld, Sunday Times bestselling author of Eligible and American Wife. 

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The Merry Spinster

The Merry Spinster

Daniel Mallory Ortberg

A collection of darkly mischievous stories based on classic fairy tales.

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 Read reviewDays of Awe

Days of Awe

A.M. Homes

A stunning new collection of short stories from the winner of the Women's Prize for Fiction.

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Under the Sea

Under the Sea

Mark Leidner

The brilliance and chops of George Saunders, sans the twee and a little darker.

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The Largesse of the Sea Maiden

The Largesse of the Sea Maiden

Denis Johnson

The Largesse of the Sea Maiden is the long-awaited new story collection from Denis Johnson, author of the groundbreaking, highly acclaimed Jesus' Son.

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The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories

The Penguin Book of Japanese Short Stories

Jay Rubin, Haruki Murakami

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 Read reviewHer Body and Other Parties

Her Body and Other Parties

Carmen Maria Machado

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Trick of the Light

Trick of the Light

Laura Elvery

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 Read reviewPulse Points: Stories

Pulse Points: Stories

Jennifer Down

Pulse Points is the collected stories by Jennifer Down, author of Our Magic Hour and one of Australia's newest and most promising literary talents.

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 Read reviewFlorida

Florida

Lauren Groff

New York Times bestseller Lauren Groff returns with a new book as bold and consuming as her novel Fates and Furies.

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