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See the cover of comics legend Alan Moore's first short-story collection, Illuminations
The book will be published Oct. 11 by Bloomsbury. Check out the cover below, along with some teases from the author about his favorite parts (and the most challenging) to write.
Still Life and Five Tuesdays in Winter reviews: a set of immersive, sometimes sorrowful, tales
Sarah Winman returns with a hefty novel, and Lily King delivers a short story collection that's more bitter than sweet.
The social graces of Filthy Animals and Objects of Desire: Review
Brandon Taylor and Clare Sestanovich explore the unbearable lightness of being in their luminous new story collections.

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Read the short story that inspired the new Olivia Cooke-starring pandemic drama Little Fish
The IFC film, which also stars Jack O'Connell (Unbroken), will hit theaters and streaming February 5 — but it began as a 2011 short story from novelist Aja Gabel (The Ensemble).