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Heavenly Date And Other Flirtations (by Alexander McCall Smith)

Canongate Books (06 Sep, 2003)

A collection of short stories focusing on romantic encounters from the author of THE NO. 1 LADIES' DETECTIVE AGENCY

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A Blink of the Screen: Collected Short Fiction (by Terry Pratchett)

Doubleday (11 Oct, 2012)

In the four decades since his first book appeared in print, Terry Pratchett has become one of the world's best-selling and best-loved authors. Here for the first time are his short stories and other short form fiction collected into one volume. A "Blink of the Screen" charts the course of Pratchett's long writing career: from his schooldays through to his first writing job on the Bucks Free Press,; to the o ...

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Sharp Ends: Stories from the World of The First Law (by Joe Abercrombie)

Gollancz (26 Apr, 2016)

The Union army may be full of bastards, but there's only one who thinks he can save the day single-handed when the Gurkish come calling: the incomparable Colonel Sand dan Glokta.
Curnden Craw and his dozen are out to recover a mysterious item from beyond the Crinna. Only one small problem: no one seems to know what the item is.

Shevedieh, the self-styled best thief in Styria, lurches from disa ...

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Encounters (by Barbara Erskine)

HarperCollins (11 Jul, 1991)

This is a collection of 40 stories to illustrate the author's talent for capturing the spirit of a place. The stories include 'A Face in the Crowd' and 'A Step Out of Time'. Barbara Erskine is the author of 'Lady of Hay' and 'Kingdom of Shadows'.

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Destinations (by Sheila O'Flanagan)

Headline Review (03 Jul, 2006)

Two eavesdropping train passengers learn more than they bargained for about their own love lives; an office-party fling has unforeseen consequences for a young woman and for a marriage; a suburban housewife is forced to face her past when her estranged mother, famous and exotic, makes contact after many years; an office worker who imagines herself an undercover agent finds her commute to work livened up by ...

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Connections (by Sheila O'Flanagan)

Headline Review (11 Jan, 2007)

In touching, poignant and delicious tales of life by the ocean, Sheila introduces some of the most likeable and interesting characters she's created. There's Tara, who's arrived with the man she wants to marry only to find that a rejected lover is planning to get in the way; Grainne, who's been sent with her husband by their children to celebrate their anniversary, and who thinks the time has come to move o ...

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The Last Dance and Other Stories (by Victoria Hislop)

Headline Review (23 May, 2013)

In ten powerful stories, Victoria Hislop takes us through the streets of Athens and into the tree-lined squares of Greek villages. As she evokes their distinct atmosphere, she brings vividly to life a host of unforgettable characters, from a lonesome priest to battling brothers, and from an unwanted stranger to a groom troubled by music and memory. These bittersweet tales of love and loyalty, of separation ...

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A Season to Remember (by Sheila O'Flanagan)

Headline Review (27 Oct, 2011)

It's Christmas at Sugar Loaf Lodge and everyone checking in to the luxury hotel has their reasons for spending the holiday away from home. A heartbroken guest tries to put the past behind her; a stressed couple long for peace and quiet; a young woman eagerly anticipates a romantic night with the man she loves - although he should be spending it with somebody else. And it's not just the guests who are ...

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Home Improvement: Undead Edition

Jo Fletcher Books (27 Sep, 2012)

There's nothing like home renovation for finding skeletons in the closet. Now here's the perfect treat for any homeowner who's ever wondered, 'What's that creaking sound?' Editors Charlaine Harris and Toni L. P. Kelner return with an all-new collection, this time on the paranormal perils of Do-It-Yourself. As well as a brand-new Sookie Stackhouse story there are 13 more cautionary tales of home renovation b ...

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The Mistletoe Bride and Other Haunting Tales (by Kate Mosse)

Orion (24 Oct, 2013)

The perfect winter story collection from the No.1 bestselling author of LABYRINTH, SEPULCHRE and CITADEL.

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Not Safe After Dark: and other works (by Peter Robinson)

Pan (04 Nov, 2005)

A chilling collection of short tales from the author of the bestselling Inspector Banks series

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Mr. Wrong (by Elizabeth Jane Howard)

Pan Books (08 Apr, 1993)

This is a selection of stories including "Summer Picnic" and "The Devoted" which epitemize the author's earlier work, as well as more recent stories including "Child's Play" and "Pont du Gard" as well as "The Proposition" and "Whip Hand".

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