/Short Stories
  • Salt Slow

    Julia Armfield

    An eerie collection of short fiction from the winner of the White Review’s Short Story Prize 2018.

    Hardback £12.99
  • Dawn

    Selahattin Demirtas

    Short stories from the Turkey’s most famous political prisoner, the former head of the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party who ran for president in 2018 from behind bars.

    Hardback £10.99
  • Russian Stories

    Edited by Christoph Keller

    Another in the excellent Everyman series (following ‘Venice Stories’ last autumn).

    Hardback £10.99
  • The Penguin Book Of Italian Short Stories

    Edited by Jhumpa Lahiri

    A handsome selection of stories from the From the Risorgimento to the present. Calvino, Morante, Pirandello, etc as well as many other lesser known authors. A handsome accompaniment to Penguin’s recent and very successful Book of Japanese Short Stories.

    Hardback £25.00
  • Guestbook: Ghost Stories

    Leanne Shapton

    “Ghost stories for a world of images and captions”. Full of odd pics and mysterious sequences. Not conventional fiction (well, Shapton was the author of Important Artifacts and Personal Property…)!

    Hardback £22.00
  • Kwaidan: Stories and Studies of Strange Things

    Lafcadio Hearn

    LH led a wonderfully varied life – Greek-Irish by birth, he moved as a young man to the USA, then to Martinique and then to Japan where for many years he taught English literature at Tokyo Imperial University. First published in 1904, the year of his death, ‘Kwaidan ‘ is a collection of ghostly and uncanny stories that he translated from old Japanese texts or gathered himself.

    Hardback £25.00
  • Venice Stories

    Edited by Jonathan Keates

    A new volume in the wonderful Everyman series. Appearances from Henry James, Daphne du Maurier, Jeanette Winterson, Anthony Trollope and many more…

    Hardback £10.99
  • The Handsome Monk and Other Stories

    Tsering Dondrup

    This contemporary author writes about the nomadic world of his native north-western Tibet.

    Paperback £14.99
  • Sindbad the Sailor & Other Stories from the Arabian Nights

    Laurence Housman, illustrated by Edmund Dulac, introduction by Marina Warner

    Includes Aladdin, The Three Calendars and The Sleeper Awakened. Beautifully written in what Warner calls the “dialect of enchantment”, enrapturingly recondite and an exquisite match for Dulac’s thrilling and fantastical illustrations. Ages 8-12 and everyone older too.

    Hardback £30.00