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Painting the Corners

by Bob Weintraub Yucca (November 18, 2014)

"Imaginative baseball stories for long rain delays and hot stove league nights." —Darryl Brock, author of If I Never Get Back and Two in the Field

Bob Weintraub's marvelous collection of baseball stories goes...


Painting the Corners Again

by Bob Weintraub Yucca (February 17, 2015)

Baseball and the people who live and breathe it will seem closer and more vivid than ever.

Painting the Corners Again is Bob Weintraub’s second marvelous collection of baseball stories. It goes directly to...


Trout Quintet

by Steve Raymond Skyhorse (March 01, 2016)

This is a new book from the Pacific Northwest’s finest angling writer.

There is an abundance of literature on the pleasure and wonder of fly fishing. The themes are familiar and well traveled: ruminations on...


The Mammoth Book of the New Chronicles of Sherlock Holmes

by Denis O. Smith Skyhorse (August 23, 2016)

“‘Is it really possible, do you suppose,’ said Sherlock Holmes to me one morning, as we took breakfast together, ‘that a healthy and robust man may be so stricken with terror that he drops down dead?’”...


The Five Dollar Smile

by Shashi Tharoor Arcade (December 17, 2014)

This touching and funny collection of stories showcases Tharoor’s daunting literary acumen, as well as the keen sensitivity that informs his ability to write profoundly and entertainingly on themes ranging...


The Gold of the Sunbeams

by Tito Rajarshi Mukhopadhyay Arcade (November 01, 2011)

Diagnosed as severely autistic at the age of three, Tito, nearly nonverbal, was brought up by his loving moth-er Soma, who taught him to read English and challenged him to write his own stories. The initial...


Trying to Save Piggy Sneed

by John Irving & Susan Cheever Arcade (February 02, 2016)

A commemorative hardcover edition of the only collection ever published of the celebrated novelist's shorter works.

Here is a treat for devoted fans of John Irving. First published twenty years ago, Trying to...


Travis

by T. T. Flynn Skyhorse (November 24, 2015)

A wrongly accused man fights to regain ownership of his ranch, while another tracks down an imposter who has stolen his identity.

In “When a Gunman Steals a War,” Tom Fortune, who has been sentenced to twenty...


Crunch & Des

by Philip Wylie & Karen Wylie Pryor Skyhorse (July 01, 2014)

Philip Wylie’s enthralling tales of saltwater fishing have been entertaining readers of the Saturday Evening Post since 1939. Captain Crunch Adams, skipper of the charter boat Poseidon , and his friend...


Red Fire

by Max Brand Skyhorse (October 13, 2015)

From legendary Western author Max Brand comes a collection of stories about a slave, a jewel thief, and a captive.

In “Master and Man,” Bobbie is a black man who can outride, outfight, and outshoot any white...


Painting the Corners Again

by Bob Weintraub Skyhorse (March 27, 2018)

Painting the Corners Again is Bob Weintraub’s second marvelous collection of baseball stories. It goes directly to the core of what America’s pastime does for us when we watch it being played on the field....


Dragonolia

by Chris Barnardo Skyhorse (November 03, 2015)

Dragonolia is a storybook with a difference. Discover 14 charming tales, where each one is intertwined with an exciting craft project enabling the reader to relive the amazing adventures of Sir Richard Barons,...


Hard to Be Good

by Bill Barich Skyhorse (October 27, 2015)

In his first collection of short fiction, Bill Barich gives us cause to celebrate a prose stylist who can gracefully cross the boundaries of genre. As stated by Anne Tyler, Hard to Be Good is so large and complete...


The Greatest Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson

by Robert Louis Stevenson & Herman Graf Skyhorse (November 20, 2018)

The Best Short Works of One of English Literature’s Most Masterful Storytellers Collected in a Single Volume

Known mostly for his seminal full-length works, such as the famous classics Treasure Island and...


Painting the Corners

by Bob Weintraub Skyhorse (October 31, 2017)

Bob Weintraub’s marvelous collection of baseball stories goes directly to the core of what the game does for us when we watch it being played on the field, and shows how its heroes and villains can reach into...


Underground: Tales for London

by Various The Borough Press (September 06, 2018)

Every line tells a different story …

A troubled young woman travels across London to end an abusive relationship. An agitated father gets lost in the city with an injured toddler. Two men – who unknowingly...


The Wife – Part Four: Till Death Do Us Part (The Wife series)

by Ml Roberts HarperImpulse (March 02, 2018)

If you can’t stop watching Doctor Foster and The Affair, you won’t be able to put down this chilling new four-part series.

Michael and Ellie are that couple.

The ones who have it all.

Success, charm, trust…but...


Death’s Door: A gripping, free short story for crime thriller fans from the Sunday Times bestseller

by Paul Finch Avon (June 29, 2018)

A new short story from the Sunday Times bestselling author of Stalkers, with an exclusive first look at the newest book, Kiss of Death!

Obsession makes the heart grow fonder . . .

When a stalking case lands...


The Windmill Café: Autumn Leaves (The Windmill Café, Book 2)

by Poppy Blake HarperImpulse (June 22, 2018)

‘I relished every moment of this story … definitely not one to be missed’ Emma, Shaz’s Book Blog

Summer days drifting away…

As the last rays of summer sunshine fade away, Rosie Barnes swaps serving...


Death on the Edge

by Sara Paretsky Witness Impulse (September 04, 2018)

In this short story from New York Times bestselling author Sara Paretsky, acclaimed detective V.I. Warshawski must confront gun violence in her own Chicago hometown

Legendary sleuth V.I. Warshawski is no stranger...


The Last Good Day

by Hannah Pearl Simon & Schuster UK (August 09, 2018)

A heart-warming and heartbreaking short story that celebrates life, love and the importance of friendship. WINNER of the Books and the City #heatseeker short story competition, in partnership with heat magazine....


The Brothers Grimm Volume II: 110 Grimmer Fairy Tales

by Brothers Grimm & Margaret Hunt Canterbury Classics (April 01, 2013)

Terrifying tales and frightening fables at their finest!

We all know the stories--or do we? We know who Snow White is, but what about Rose Red? And what happens to an all-too willful child? Learn more intriguing...


The Brothers Grimm: 101 Fairy Tales

by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm & Margaret Hunt Canterbury Classics (October 01, 2012)

No home library is complete without the classics! This new collection of stories from Brothers Grimm: 101 Fairy Tales is a keepsake to be read and treasured.

They are the stories of characters we’ve known since...


Hans Christian Andersen's Complete Fairy Tales

by Hans Christian Andersen, Jean Pierre Hersholt & Kenneth C. Mondschein Canterbury Classics (October 01, 2014)

Classic tales of fairies and princesses, ducklings and dancing shoes from the master storyteller Hans Christian Andersen.

All the best-loved fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen, including “The Ugly Duckling,”...


Grimm's Complete Fairy Tales

by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm, Margaret Hunt & Kenneth C. Mondschein Canterbury Classics (November 15, 2012)

No library's complete without the classics! This new edition collects the legendary fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm.

They are the stories we've known since we were children. Rapunzel. Hansel and Gretel. Cinderella...


The Body

by Stephen King Scribner (June 05, 2018)

Set in the fictional town of Castle Rock, Maine

#1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King’s timeless novella “The Body”—originally published in his 1982 short story collection Different Seasons,...


Your Duck Is My Duck

by Deborah Eisenberg Ecco (September 25, 2018)

A much-anticipated collection of brilliantly observant short stories from one of the great American masters of the form.

At times raucously hilarious, at times charming and delightful, at times as solemn and...


Sorority

by Genevieve Sly Crane Gallery/Scout Press (May 01, 2018)

Sisterhood is forever…whether you like it or not.

Prep meets Girls in White Dresses in Genevieve Sly Crane’s deliciously addictive, voyeuristic exploration of female friendship and coming of age that will...


Doctor Benjamin Franklin's Dream America

by Damien Lincoln Ober Night Shade Books (January 02, 2018)

Gore Vidal’s Burr meets Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash in this blazingly original alt-history that weaves twenty-first century technology into a saddle-punk retelling of the American Revolution.

It is...


The Turning: Stories

by Tim Winton Scribner (October 10, 2006)

Set on a coastal stretch of Western Australia, Tim Winton's stunning collection of connected stories is about turnings of all kinds -- changes of heart, slow awakenings, nasty surprises and accidents, sudden...


The Douglas Kennedy Reader's Companion: A Collection of Excerpts

by Douglas Kennedy Atria Books (March 26, 2013)

A glorious sampling of eight amazing novels by the #1 internationally bestselling author Douglas Kennedy—Five Days, The Moment, Leaving the World, The Woman in the Fifth, Temptation, State of the Union, A...


The Sand Eggs

by Bryony Doran Start Publishing LLC (July 22, 2013)

Bryony Doran’s short stories carry a note of seductive isolation.


Baby, You're Gonna Be Mine

by Kevin WILSON Ecco (August 07, 2018)

“Hands down my favorite book of the year.” -- Ann Patchett

“Wildfire Johnny” is the story of a man who discovers a magic razor that allows him to travel back in time. “Scroll Through the Weapons”...


The Canal Boat Café Christmas: Port Out (The Canal Boat Café Christmas, Book 1)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (November 01, 2017)

A Christmas special continuing the charming and heart-warming story of The Canal Boat Café, the runaway bestseller.

Summer and Mason take their upbeat and feelgood Canal Boat Café to London for Christmas,...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of France - Book 3

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (September 27, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) Too many men spoil the broth…?

Kate Harris has enough on her plate! Life...


Christmas Weddings (Millie Vanilla’s Cupcake Café, Book 3)

by Georgia Hill HarperImpulse (September 29, 2017)

Winter wedding bells are ringing at the Cupcake Café!

It’s winter in Berecombe and Millie’s café is up for sale. Her final task as its owner is to host her friends’ Christmas wedding on the beach,...


The Deal of a Lifetime: A Novella

by Fredrik Backman Atria Books (October 31, 2017)

In this short story enhanced with beautiful illustrations, the bestselling author of A Man Called Ove and Beartown delivers an insightful and poignant tale about finding out what is truly important in life.

A...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of Spain - Book 2

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (August 18, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) Life begins at forty…

Trish Ford always dreamed of living in a little chocolate...


Heads of the Colored People

by Nafissa Thompson-Spires Atria / 37 INK (April 10, 2018)

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Fiction and Kirkus Prize Finalist

Calling to mind the best works of Paul Beatty and Junot Díaz, this collection of moving, timely, and darkly funny stories examines...


American Histories

by John Edgar Wideman Scribner (March 20, 2018)

In this singular collection, John Edgar Wideman, the acclaimed author of Writing to Save a Life, blends the personal, historical, and political to invent complex, charged stories about love, death, struggle,...


When We Were Birds

by Maria Mutch Simon & Schuster (April 24, 2018)

From Governor General’s Literary Awards finalist Maria Mutch comes a startlingly inventive debut collection that recalls the works of Margaret Atwood, Kelly Link, Karen Russell, and Heather O’Neill.

Wolves...


The Scratch (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

Clare and Gerald live a perfect life in the Forest...


The Leper House (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

One stormy night in Suffolk, a man’s car breaks...


Broken Voices (A Novella)

by Andrew Taylor HarperCollins (July 27, 2017)

From the No.1 bestselling author of The American Boy and The Ashes of London comes a gothic novella – perfect for fans of The Loney by Andrew Michael Hurley.

It’s Christmas before the Great War and two...


The Cotswolds Cookery Club: A Taste of Italy - Book 1

by Alice Ross HQ Digital (July 21, 2017)

‘One of the best stories I’ve read in a long time…I can’t wait to read the other two!’ Stacey Rebecca (NetGalley reviewer) The perfect recipe for happiness?

Connie has had enough. Enough of the city,...


Do Not Disturb – Part 3 (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 3)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (March 24, 2017)

The charming new bestseller from the No.1 bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

Robin is devastated that a rift has come between her and her neighbour Will. To add to her anxiety, the other residents of...


Summer Loves (Millie Vanilla’s Cupcake Café, Book 2)

by Georgia Hill HarperImpulse (June 02, 2017)

Summer lovin’ never happened so fast…but will it last?

Heartbroken after breaking up with her gorgeous boyfriend, Jed, even baking in her beloved Cupcake Café while the summer sun’s shining on Berecombe...


Forbidden Fruit

by Joëlle Charbonneau HarperCollins (March 13, 2018)

See the secrets of Eden’s twisted legacy from a new perspective with this short story set in the world of bestselling author Joelle Charbonneau’s Dividing Eden.

Graylem was born to expect a life of thievery,...


We Are Where the Nightmares Go and Other Stories

by C. Robert Cargill Harper Voyager (June 12, 2018)

From the critically acclaimed author of Sea of Rust and Queen of the Dark Things comes a hair-raising collection of short fiction that illuminates the strange, humorous, fantastical, and downright diabolical...


Wish You Were Here – Part 4 (The Once in a Blue Moon Guesthouse, Book 4)

by Cressida McLaughlin HarperCollins (April 20, 2017)

The charming new bestseller from the No.1 bestselling author of The Canal Boat Cafe

Robin decides that a grand gesture is what’s needed to prove her feelings to Will and, with the help of her guests, hatches...