Most middle school curricula includes a small amount of speculative fiction. Here are a few recommendations on what fantasy and science fiction short stories for middle school students are best.
Cozy up with these short, creepy tales of horror by some amazing modern horror writers. Did we mention these short horror stories are free to read right now?
It's been an excellent year in short story collections, but here are 3 from Lesley Nneka Arimah, Daniel Alarcón, and M. John Harrison that stood out.
A Rioter unpacks the experience of reading short stories--the joy and finality that comes with it--through Haruki Murakami's THE STRANGE LIBRARY.
Many genre authors from marginalized backgrounds get their start in short fiction. Check out these amazing short story collections by authors of color.