Prose Pieces

Below you will find links to websites with lists of authors, titles, or short story collections. NOTE: other ways to find short stories include doing a browser search for “short stories” and variations on that, or even going to Amazon/Barnes&Nobel/ETC. website and looking at the lists people have created of their favorite short stories.

The Literature Network
East of the Web
Classic Short Stories
On Our Shelves: 45 Favorite Short Story Collections
American Literature
Five Chapters
Short Story Archive
The Bristol Short Story Prize (list of authors and information about their publications of competition winners)
National Short Story Week
Nobel Prize
Franz Kafka: The Complete Stories by Franz Kafka
The Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald by F. Scott Fitzgerald
The Complete Short Stories of Ernest Hemingway: The Finca Vigia Edition by Ernest Hemingway
Stories of Hawaii by Jack London
More Jack London
Literature Network
Edgar Allan Poe Collection at The Literature Network
H. P. Lovecraft
Best Short Story Collections of the 21st Century (So Far) by Powell's Books
The Short List: Our Favorite Short Stories by Powell's Books
Joyce Carol Oats
50 Great Short Stories
The World's Greatest Short Stories (Dover Thrift Editions)
PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2011: The Best Stories of the Year
The Best American Short Stories 2010 (The Best American Series (R))
The Pushcart Prize XXXVII: Best of the Small Presses (2013 Edition) (Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses)
Death Is Not an Option: Stories by Suzanne Rivecca
The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2011: The Best American Series
Six Shorts - The finalists for the 2013 Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story Award
The BBC National Short Story Award 2013
Best Short Stories from the Saturday Evening Post Great American Fiction Contest 2014
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories
The Anchor Book of New American Short Stories