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Life in short

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Short story collections to spellbind, astonish and delight.

In the words of author Neil Gaiman: ‘A short story is the ultimate close-up magic trick – a couple of thousand words to take you around the universe or break your heart.’ But as with most magic tricks, there’s a lot happening behind the smokescreen to ensure a satisfying experience. A life-changing minute, a fleeting feeling, a conversation in passing, a single mood – here are some collected short stories that will leave lasting impressions.