Short stories in English

Per region or country


Missing You Love Sarah / Jackie French
The secret river / Kate Grenville
Stripes of the sidestep wolf / Sonya Hartnett
Thursday’s child / Sonya Hartnett
Mister Pip / Lloyd Jones
Njunjul the Sun / McDonald, Meme
The plains / Gerald Murnane
Walkabout / James Vance Marshall
Cloudstreet / Tim Winton


The Blind Assassin / Margaret Atwood
Surfacing / Margaret Atwood
Finnie Walsh / Steven Galloway
Runaway : diary of a street kid / Evelyn Lau
Fall on your knees / Ann-Marie MacDonald
Anne of Green Gables / L.M. Montgomery
Kit’s law / Donna Morrissey
Certainty : a novel / Madeleine Thien
Mavericks / Aritha Van Herk


Crossing the mangrove / Maryse Condé
Heremakhonon / Maryse Condé
The farming of bones : a novel / Edwidge Danticat
A State of Independence / Caryl Phillips
Cambridge / Caryl Phillips


Brick lane / Monica Ali
Slam / Nick Hornby
The Remains of the Day / Kazuo Ishiguro
The Buddha of Suburbia / Hanif Kureishi
Atonement / Ian McEwan
Cuckoo in the Nest / Michelle Magorian
Goodnight, Mister Tom / Michelle Magorian
The crew / Bali Rai
(Un)arranged marriage / Bali Rai
Stone cold / Robert Swindells
The night watch / Sarah Waters


Sacred games / Vikram Chandra
Fasting, feasting / Anita Desai
The inheritance of loss / Kiran Desai
The match / Romesh Gunesekera
Home / Manju Kapur
Filming : a love story / Tabish Khair
Desirable daughters / Bharati Mukherjee
Ladies coupé / Anita Nair
The god of small things / Arundhati Roy
East, west / Salman Rushdie
Midnight’s children / Salman Rushdie
Animal’s people / Indra Sinha
Two lives / Vikram Seth
The death of Vishnu / Manil Suri


Maeve Binchy, i.e. Circle of friends
The family on Paradise Pier / Dermot Bolger
The woman’s daughter / Dermot Bolger
11 Edward Street / Clare Boylan
Roddy Doyle, i.e. The Commitments, The Snapper, The Van or A star called Henry
The butcher boy / Colin MacCabe
Cowboys and Indians / Joseph O’Connor
Fools of fortune / William Trevor

New Zeeland

Once we were warriors / Alan Duff
Tu : a novel / Patricia Grace
Rain / Kirsty Gunn
The bone people : a novel / Keri Hulme
The rope of man / Witi Ihimaera
The whale rider / Witi Ihimaera
The catalogue of the universe / Margaret Mahy

Northern Ireland

Joan Lingard: The Twelfth Day of July, Across the Barricades, Into Exile
Cal / Bernard MacLaverty
Eureka Street / Robert McLiam Wilson
Ripley Bogle / Robert McLiam Wilson
Resurrection man / Eoin McNamee

South Africa

End / Barbara Adair
Boyhood / J.M. Coetzee
Youth / J.M. Coetzee
Bitter fruit / by Achmat Dangor
Tsotsi / Athol Fugard
The pickup / Nadine Gordimer
July’s people / Nadine Gordimer
My mother’s lovers / Christopher Hope
My father’s orchid / Rayda Jacobs
Coconut : a novel / Kopano Matlwa
Cion : a novel / Zakes Mda
Ways of dying / Zakes Mda
Journey to Jo’burg / Beverly Naidoo
Out of bounds : stories of conflict and hope / Beverley Naidoo
Mandela’s ego / Lewis Nkosi


The Crow Road / Iain Banks
The Return of John MacNab / Andrew Greig
Busconductor Hines / James Kelman
Morvern Callar / Alan Warner
Trainspotting / Irvine Welsh


The ciderhouse rules / John Irving
One flew over the cuckoo’s nest / Ken Kesey
On the road / Jack Kerouac
Prep / Curtis Sittenfeld
The wave / Morton Ruhe
Vernon god little / DBC Pierre
Fried green tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe / Fannie Flagg
Don DeLillo, White noise
Erica Jong / Fear of flying
The secret history / Donna Tartt
The shipping news / Annie Proulx

Joyce Carol Oates, i.e. Big mouth & ugly girl, Them, Foxfire …
Jeffrey Eugenides, i.e. Middlesex, The virgin suicides


Ash on a Young Man’s Sleeve / Dannie Abse
The Hidding Place / Trezza Azzopardi
How Green Was My Valley / Richard Llewellyn

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