Short Stories

Stray Dogs by Rawi Hage

The irresistible characters in Stray Dogs lead radically different lives, but all are restless travelers, moving between states—nation-states and states…

1 week ago

Best Canadian Stories 2023 – edited by Mark Anthony Jarman

Selected by editor Mark Anthony Jarman, the 2023 edition of Best Canadian Stories showcases the best Canadian fiction writing published…

2 months ago

Chrysalis By Anuja Varghese

Genre-blending stories of transformation and belonging that centre women of colour and explore queerness, family, and community.

2 months ago

Under a Kabul Sky: Short Fiction by Afghan Women

These twelve short stories dive deep into imaginary worlds where everyday life is marked and marred by war.

3 months ago

Magnetic Dogs, Stories by Bruce Meyer

Magnetic Dogs is a collection of short stories that examines how displaced individuals – those who have been snatched out…

3 months ago

Animal Person by Alexander MacLeod

From Giller Prize finalist Alexander MacLeod comes a magnificent collection about the needs, temptations, and tensions that exist just beneath…

4 months ago

Shimmer by Alex Pugsley

In ten vividly told stories, Shimmer follows characters through relationships, within social norms, and across boundaries of all kinds as…

5 months ago

Acting on the Island and Other Prince Edward Island Stories: New And Selected, by J. J. Steinfeld

Acting on the Island and Other Prince Edward Island Stories: New & Selected gathers together 21 stories set on PEI…

5 months ago

Her First Palestinian and Other Stories by Saeed Teebi

Elegant, surprising stories about Palestinian immigrants in Canada navigating their identities in circumstances that push them to the emotional brink.

6 months ago

Taobao by Dan. K Woo

In twelve spare, fable-like short stories Dan K. Woo introduces us to a fascinating cast of characters from different regions…

7 months ago

God Isn’t Here Today: Stories by Francine Cunningham

The stories in Francine Cunningham’s debut collection God Isn’t Here Today ricochet between form and genre, taking readers on a…

8 months ago

The Octopus Has Three Hearts by Rachel Rose

Rachel Rose’s finely tuned sense of irony is evident in this collection, which embraces the strange and unexpected, exploring the…

8 months ago

River People by Wayne Curtis

River People is Wayne Curtis's collection of short stories set in the Miramichi River Valley of New Brunswick.

10 months ago

Excerpt: Bodies in Trouble by Diane Carley

Bodies in Trouble, depicts characters coping with faltering relationships, simmering violence, and light-drenched visions.

10 months ago

Dream Signs: Stories by Melanie Bell

Dream Signs is a collection of short stories that takes you on multiple journeys through multiple worlds, all unified by…

10 months ago

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