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  • My Mother Was an Upright Piano

    A scintillating collection of 56 short fictions by one of the genre’s most daring exponents, whose economy of words cloaks her subtlety and power. Tania Hershman’s work is powerful, spiky and off-beat but with a distinct warmth and affection for her subjects. ᅠ Learn More
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  • Signed Catacombs of Terror! original 2002 paperback

    Limited Edition! Signed by Stanley Donwood – the original 2002 paperback edition of Catacombs of Terror printed on tree-free hemp paper. Learn More
    £30.00

  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 9

    The 2016 Bristol Short Story Prize was won by Stefanie Seddon with her brilliant story Kãkahu. Second prize was awarded to Tanner McSwain (The Read Sea) with Kate Brown taking third prize with Making Fists.

    Details on how to enter the Bristol Short Story Prize here.

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  • Catacombs of Terror!

    Back in print at last! Stanley Donwood's pulp fiction classic, originally published in 2002. This is a limited first edition of 1,000 copies. Learn More
  • Maths Poems

    Clearly, mathematics has the capacity to express complex and abstract ideas but is it possible to convey the kinds of complex and abstract thought more often found in poetry? Can you express the small joy of a cup of tea, the closeness of a hand held, the nuanced humour of a shared joke? Read more in this collaboration between mathematicians and poets. Learn More
  • Slowly Downward: A Collection of Miserable Stories

    In this, his first collection of short stories, Stanley Donwood's existential ruminations go from the dark, grim and poignant to the funny, alienated and despairing. Signed copies available! Learn More
  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 8

    Since its launch in 2007, the Bristol Short Story Prize has become one of the leading competitions for the genre. This outstanding collection features the 20 shortlisted authors from around the world in the 2015 Prize. All work is previously unpublished. Learn More
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  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 1

    The inaugural Bristol Short Story Prize anthology features the 20 best stories from the very first competition that took place in 2008.

    Shortlisted writers are: Rebecca Lloyd, Derek Smellen, Catherine Chanter, Anthony Howcroft, Susan Akass, Irene Black, Sue Coffey, Michael Karwowski, Fran Landsman, Nick Law, Miranda Lewis, Dominica McGowan, Charlotte Mabey, Ian Madden, Ian Millstead, Lee Taylor, Alan Toyne, Rebecca Watts, Tim Weaver and Joel Williams.

     

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  • Dragonfly

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    A powerful new literary thriller, overlaid with British Gothic and the New Weird that questions how we live, from Bristol Festival of Literature founder, Jari Moate whose previous books include Paradise Now and This Brick In My Hand.
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  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 4

    All shortlisted for the 2011 Bristol Short Story Prize, here are 20 superb writers illustrating not only their own talents but also the vast spectacle of the short story.

    Featuring: Ruth Brandt, Emily Bullock, Timothy Bunting, Ian Burton, John Fairweather, Niven Govinden, Eluned Gramich, Naomi Lever, Laura Lewis, Miha Mazzini, Paul O'Reilly, Nastasya Parker, Robert Perry, Philip St John, Genevieve Scott, Safia Shah, Melanie Whipman, Peter Winder, Laura Windley and Rachael Withers.

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    £10.00

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