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Four Russian Short Stories
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story
The Penguin Book Of The British Short Story Various
This is the first anthology capacious enough to celebrate the full diversity and energy of its writers, subjects and tones. The most famous authors are here, and many others, including some magnificent stories never republished since their first appearance in magazines and periodicals. The Penguin Book of the British Short Story has a permanent authority, and will be reached for year in and year out.This volume takes the story from its origins with Defoe, Swift and Fielding to the 'golden age' of the fin de siècleand Edwardian period.
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Three Japanese Short Stories
Three Japanese Short Stories anon
Fifty new books, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry.
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Complete Stories
Complete Stories Clarice Lispector
This collection, gathering all her stories together for the first time in English, shows us abandonments and dependencies, animals too deeply loved and then eaten, the smallest woman in the world, moments of madness and passions that have the ferocity of a fork plunged into a good friend's neck.
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Metamorphosis and Other Stories
Metamorphosis and Other Stories Franz Kafka
A collection of Kafka's greatest stories, including his famous tale of alienation, now in Penguin Black Classics.
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The Burrow And Other Stories
The Burrow And Other Stories Franz Kafka
A superb new translation by Michael Hofmann of some of Kafka's most frightening, strange and visionary short fiction.
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The Castle
The Castle Franz Kafka
Kafka's last great, unfinished novel - the book that hangs over the whole modern era like a nightmare.
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My Mother, Madame Edwarda, The Dead Man
My Mother, Madame Edwarda, The Dead Man George Bataille
In these three works of erotic prose Georges Bataille fuses sex and spirituality in a highly personal and philosophical vision of the self. This volume also contains Bataille's own introductions to his texts as well as essays by Yukio Mishima.
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Tales From The Underworld
Tales From The Underworld Hans Fallada
Here, as in his novels, Fallada is by turns tough, darkly funny, streetwise and effortlessly engaging, writing with acute feeling about ordinary lives shaped by forces larger than themselves: addiction, love, money.
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The Collected Stories Of Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Collected Stories Of Isaac Bashevis Singer Isaac Bashevis Singer
Isaac Bashivis Singer's work explores humanity in all of its guises. This collection of forty-seven short stories, selected by Singer himself from across the whole of his career, brings together the best of his writing.
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