Tagged with short stories

Christmas Dinner of Souls by Ross Montgomery

Christmas Dinner of Souls by Ross Montgomery

It’s a dark and lonely Christmas Eve in the dining room of ancient Soul’s College. The kitchen boy, 11-year-old Lewis, has helped prepare a highly unusual meal, made with unrecognisable ingredients, cooked by a mysterious chef. And then the guests arrive … and carnage ensues. They are ex-students of Soul’s College, and they are all … Continue reading

Stories From The Edge #BlogTour with Sara Grant

Big Questions, Short Stories Guest Post by Sara Grant Short stories can pack a powerful punch. In our new anthology – Stories from The Edge, my fellow authors and I have posed big questions about serious issues, including terrorism, online grooming, doping, racism and bisexuality. My story ‘Nightlight’ was inspired, in part, by the famous … Continue reading

Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton

How did I get the book? I bought it Genre: Horror / Short Stories Synopsis: In an abandoned house, the ghosts gather. They argue, they laugh, and they tell their stories. Some tell their own stories, some tell stories they have heard elsewhere. Some of them are true, some are not. But each tale draws … Continue reading

The Strange Library by Haruki Murakami

How did I get the book? I bought it Genre: Fantasy / Magical Realism / Short Stories Synopsis: ‘All I did was go to the library to borrow some books’. On his way home from school, the young narrator of The Strange Library finds himself wondering how taxes were collected in the Ottoman Empire. He … Continue reading