Posted on 09/27/2021 at 08:58 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The White Review Short Story Prize revealed its winner last week: “The Chicken,” by RZ Baschir. But the good news...

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Posted on 09/09/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The winner of The Moth’s annual short story prize is up for anyone’s reading pleasure online. The magazine’s judge, novelist...

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Posted on 08/09/2021 at 10:40 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Not all readers want to see COVID-19 reflected in their fiction. After reading “Other People’s Kitchens,” though, we’d like to...

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Posted on 07/06/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Happy release day to author Jeffrey Ford! His new story collection, Big Dark Hole, hit the virtual and physical shelves...

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Posted on 03/22/2021 at 11:52 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We’re not sure whether this is a preview of his upcoming short-story collection or a bonus. But either way, Brandon...

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Posted on 02/18/2021 at 11:50 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Lily King’s two most recent novels have made a big impression on the literary scene. Euphoria won the 2014 Kirkus...

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Posted on 12/23/2020 at 12:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today in surprise holiday writer: George Saunders, currently best known for Lincoln in the Bardo. Literary Hub links back to...

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Posted on 12/22/2020 at 08:32 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Writer Bryan Washington has released a new short story, published exclusively in The Observer. Washington has gained critical acclaim for...

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Posted on 05/28/2020 at 08:07 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Not enough chills and thrills in the morning news (or our daily book recommendations) for you? The Chicago Review of...

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Posted on 05/20/2020 at 08:26 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Mark Haddon has written a graphic (as in illustrated) short story for the Guardian, which you can read for free....

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