Short Stories: Try ‘em, You’ll Like ‘em

If you like short stories or just feel that you don’t have time to read a novel, you should be able to find something you like in one of the library’s short story collections.  Go the Library Search tab in the Catalog, type in “short stories” and click on “Keyword.”  You will get a list of 687 items to browse.  Some examples of what you will find are:

FIC KIN, JUST AFTER SUNSET: stories, by Stephen King

SF WEL, BEST SCIENCE FICTION STORIES OF H.G. WELLS

MP3 LAM, LOUIS L’AMOUR COLLECTION

813 FIS, FISHING’S BEST SHORT STORIES, Ed. by Paul D. Staudohar

813 BES, BEST AMERICAN SHORT STORIES, 1990 through 2012

Download TWA, THE MAN THAT CORRUPTED HADLEYBURG, Mark Twain

JP THO, HOORAY FOR THOMAS,… Thomas the Tank…stories,by David Mitton

jFIC PEC, PAST PERFECT, PRESENT TENSE, by Richard Peck

YA HOR, THE COMPLETE HOROWITZ HORROR, by Anthony Horowitz

You can see that there are stories available in each section of the library and in various formats: books, audiobooks and downloadables.  If you are busy but have the NEED TO READ, short stories are a good way to satisfy your craving for words and ideas.

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