2023 releases

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Dragon Palace

$29.99
Included in The New Yorker's Best Books of 2023 Stories from a Japanese master of transformative fiction, where reality, myth, and human foibles meet shifting dimensions of gender, biology, and...
The Ways of White Folks

The Ways of White Folks

$22.99
VINTAGE CLASSICS' LANGSTON HUGHESA collection of vibrant and incisive short stories depicting the sometimes humorous, but more often tragic interactions between Black people and white people in America in the...
A Down Home Meal for These Difficult Times

A Down Home Meal for These Difficult Times

$29.99
A poignant and compelling collection of short stories about those whose lives have been marked by the risk of displacement, from the winner of the AKO Caine Prize.An enterprising young...
The Looking Glass

The Looking Glass

$24.99
Translated by Daniel HahnMachado de Assis is one of the most enigmatic and fascinating story writers who ever lived. What appear at first to be stately social satires reveal unanticipated...
Look For Me and I'll Be Gone

Look For Me and I'll Be Gone

$22.99
A stunning collection of all new stories from the twice winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award — essential reading for understanding the state of America today.A boy stands alone, unable to...
The Perfect Crime

The Perfect Crime

$32.99$22.99
Around the world in 22 murders… MURDER. BLACKMAIL. REVENGE. From Lagos to Mexico City, Australia to the Caribbean, Toronto to Los Angeles, Darjeeling to rural New Zealand, London to New...
We Move

We Move

$22.99
A debut brimful of the music and movement of multicultural London, to stand besides White Teeth, Brick Lane and The Buddha of Suburbia. Here, beneath the planes circling Heathrow, various...
Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self

Before You Suffocate Your Own Fool Self

$22.99
The first work from a star of her generation, an electric debut story collection about mixed-race and African-American teenagers, women, and men struggling to find a place in their families...
Hit Parade of Tears

Hit Parade of Tears

$22.99
Izumi Suzuki had ideas of how things might be done differently, ideas that paid little the laws of physics, or the laws of the courts. In this new collection her...
Ruin and other stories

Ruin and other stories

$32.95
Women and girls walk a perilously thin line between ruin and redemption in these stories as they try — with varying degrees of success — to outmanouver the violence that...
The Last Suspicious Holdout

The Last Suspicious Holdout

$34.99
The critically acclaimed author of The Rib King returns with an eagerly anticipated collection of interlocking short stories including the title story written exclusively for this volume, that explore relationships...
The Heart of Summer

The Heart of Summer

$24.99
Award-winning stories and tales about the rites of passage in our lives-love and loss, gladness and grief, departure and return-written in the realistic and fabulist modes A young boy and...
Elsewhere

Elsewhere

$27.99
The highly anticipated English-language debut from a literary star — nine iridescent, beguiling, witty and wonderous stories of dispossession and longing. 'How do you know this is all real and...
Te Awa O Kupu

Te Awa O Kupu

$32.99
A stunning new collection of poetry and stories by contemporary Maori writers. Over 80 contemporary Maori writers explore a vast array of issues that challenge, stimulate and intrigue. With originality...
Cursed Bunny

Cursed Bunny

$27.99
Translated by Anton HurSHORTLISTED FOR THE 2022 INTERNATIONAL BOOKER PRIZEWINNER OF A PEN/HEIM TRANSLATION GRANTA woman is haunted by her own bodily waste. A pregnant woman is told she must...
Wednesday's Child

Wednesday's Child

$32.99
A dazzling new collection of short stories written over a decade, spanning loss, alienation, ageing and the strangeness of contemporary life – from Yiyun Li, the prize-winning author of The...
Calypso in London

Calypso in London

$22.99
Little Clothbound Classics- irresistible, mini editions of short stories, novellas and essays from the world's greatest writers, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith. Sam Selvon is now widely considered to...
My Mother Pattu

My Mother Pattu

$32.99
Finely textured, humane and deeply relevant, these stories of love, loss, and the politics of identity, race, and belonging, challenge comfortable conventions about ourselves. In turn wry and humorous, poignant...
Butter

Butter

$39.99
Gayl Jones's long career began with her blistering 1975 debut, Corregidora, which was edited by Toni Morrison, and she is increasingly recognised as one of the great literary writers of...
Edge of Here

Edge of Here

$32.99
Enter a world very close to our own...One in which technology can allow you to explore an alternate love-life with a stranger.A world where you can experience the emotions of...
Dear Chrysanthemums

Dear Chrysanthemums

$32.99
A novel in stories A startling and vivid debut novel in stories from acclaimed poet and translator Fiona Sze-Lorrain, featuring deeply compelling Asian women who reckon with the past, violence,...
Kink

Kink

$22.99
Kink is a groundbreaking anthology of literary short fiction exploring love and desire, BDSM, and interests across the sexual spectrum, edited by lauded writers R.O. Kwon and Garth Greenwell, and...
Miss Kim Knows

Miss Kim Knows

$32.99
Translated by Jamie Chang Eight women. Eight stories. One reality. A woman is born. A woman is filmed in public without consent. A woman suffers domestic violence. A woman is...
Tombs: Junji Ito Story Collection

Tombs: Junji Ito Story Collection

$37.00
Three-time Eisner Award winner Junji Ito invites you to the horrific Tomb Town and beyond. Countless tombstones stand in rows throughout a small community, forming a bizarre tableau. What fate...
I Am the Mau and other stories

I Am the Mau and other stories

$19.99
Two worlds collide in Chemutai Glasheen's debut short story collection, I Am the Mau and Other Stories. This enticing collection of contemporary fiction is a celebration of our ubuntu- the...
Firelight

Firelight

$32.99
A wildly imaginative, page-turning collection featuring ghost stories, science fiction and satire, with Aboriginal characters at its heart.An imprisoned man with strange visions writes letters to his sister.A controversial business...
Tiger Work

Tiger Work

$22.99
Inspired by environmental activism, this new collection blends fiction, essay and poetry to make a powerful and very personal appeal for change.If we continue to live as we do now,...
Real Time

Real Time

$22.99
A stunning collection of short stories from the award-winning author of Sojourn and Friend of My Youth.Set across Bombay and Calcutta, Amit Chaudhuri's stories range from a divorcee about to...
The Muse and other Stories

The Muse and other Stories

$32.99
An anthology of novella and short stories with supernatural elements based on Malaysia's multi-culture beliefs and mythsThe Muse and Other Stories is a collection of dark stories from the author...
The Goodbye Cat

The Goodbye Cat

$32.99
Seven uplifting tales of warm, wise and sarcastic cats set in modern Japan through the changing seasons. The uplifting new Japanese cat novel from the million-copy bestselling author of The...
Death in Midsummer

Death in Midsummer

$22.99
Introducing Little Clothbound Classics — irresistible, mini editions of short stories, novellas and essays from the world's greatest writers, designed by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith. Filled with rich description and...
Stories from the Tenants Downstairs

Stories from the Tenants Downstairs

$22.99
Everybody got a story, everybody got a taleQuestion is: Is it despair or prevail?Banneker Terrace on 129th and Fred Doug ain't pretty, but it's home. Home to young and old,...
Roman Stories

Roman Stories

$34.99
Translated from the Italian by Jhumpa Lahiri and Todd PortnowitzFrom the internationally bestselling, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Interpreter of Maladies comes an exquisitely crafted work of fiction.Jhumpa Lahiri sets her...
Afterglow

Afterglow

$29.99
Climate Fiction for Future AncestorsHopeful and forward-looking futuristic short stories that explore how the power of storytelling can help create the world we need.Afterglow is a stunning collection of original...
We Two Alone

We Two Alone

$29.99
StoriesPraised as “utterly remarkable” and “deeply resonant” by Pulitzer Prize-winning authors Viet Thanh Nguyen and Robert Olen Butler, a bold and brilliant debut collection, in the vein of The Refugees,...
Give My Love to the Savages

Give My Love to the Savages

$29.99
A provocative and raw debut collection of short fiction reminiscent of Junot Diaz’s Drown.A Black man’s life, told in scenes — through every time he’s been called nigger. A Black...
Out There Screaming

Out There Screaming

$34.99
Jordan Peele curates this groundbreaking anthology of brand new stories of Black horror, exploring not only the terrors of the supernatural but the chilling reality of injustice that haunts our...
God's Children are Little Broken Things

God's Children are Little Broken Things

$22.99
These nine stories of queer male intimacy brim with simmering secrecy, ecstasy, loneliness and love in their depictions of what it means to be gay in contemporary Nigeria.A man revisits...
Africa Risen

Africa Risen

$34.99
A New Era of Speculative Fiction From an award-winning team of editors comes an anthology of thirty-two original stories showcasing the breadth of fantasy and science fiction from Africa and...
Nearly All the Men in Lagos are Mad

Nearly All the Men in Lagos are Mad

$22.99
One night, you will calmly put a knife to your husband's penis and promise to cut it off. It will scare him so much that the next day, he will...
Afternoon Raag

Afternoon Raag

$22.99
A perfect miniature of a novel about arrivals and departures, new worlds and old homes.A beguiling, short and yet sweeping prose-poem, Afternoon Raag is the account of a young Bengali...
A Strange and Sublime Address

A Strange and Sublime Address

$22.99
The prize-winning debut fiction work by Amit Chaudhuri, the author whose 'languorous, elliptical, beautiful prose is impressively impossible to put in any category at all' (Salman Rushie).Abhi, a Bengali boy,...
Chickpeas to Cook and other stories

Chickpeas to Cook and other stories

$27.99
Stories about women of Singapore, exiles and dreamers, lovers and seekers of the pathChickpeas to Cook is the story of the woman of the tribe, women from some of the...
My Lovely Skull and other Skeletons

My Lovely Skull and other Skeletons

$27.99
Fifteen nightmarish tales from the award-winning Prince of DarknessSkeletons Await ...Bones jangling as they grinningly emerge.Meet a hungry old woman who roasts her victims; a grieving man intent on vengeful...
Night Train to the Stars

Night Train to the Stars

$32.99
Beloved, enigmatic Japanese folk talesDark and whimsical tales from one of Japan's most beloved early twentieth-century writers, these Japanese fairy tales are enchanting, enigmatic stories of animals, human beings and...
Heat and Light

Heat and Light

$24.99$19.99
Winner of the 2013 David Unaipon AwardEllen van Neerven's award-winning collection of stories was inspired by the elements, and is exceptionally imaginative and varied.In this award-winning work of fiction, Ellen...
Purple Threads

Purple Threads

$19.99
Winner of the David Unaipon Award, an engaging, moving and often funny yarn about growing up in the home of two Aunties running a sheep farm in rural Gundagai. Growing...
The Window Seat

The Window Seat

$19.99
Runner-up for the inaugural Vogel Award in 1980, Archie Weller is a master storyteller. In these short stories, take a seat and rethink what it means to be Australian.Since Archie...
Call and Response

Call and Response

$34.99
A young widow has worn the same mourning clothes for almost a year. But her act of remembrance has become her shield against the world, a world she isn't sure...
The Man Who Lived Underground

The Man Who Lived Underground

$34.99$22.99
The 'propulsive, haunting' and 'gripping' (Oprah) rediscovered classic that exposes the dark heart of America for an inncocent Black man on the run from the policeFred Daniels, a black man,...