Top 10 contemporary short stories

13 September 2017 @14:37 | The Guardian
Ahead of 2017’s National short story prize, Jon McGregor reluctantly chooses ‘swoony’ work from recent years showing some of the ways to write them well This summer, I read the entries for this year’s BBC National short story prize , and discussed with my fellow judges the vexed question of how the “best” might be identified. continue...


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