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Martyn Bedford

The first collection of short stories from award-winning thriller writer and YA author.

The BBC National Short Story Award 2017

ed. Joanna Trollope

The twelfth year of the incredibly successful anthology of the BBC prize shortlist.

From Professor Murasaki’s Notebooks on the Effects of Lightning on the Human Body

John Latham

Having trained as a physicist – specialising in the science of cloud formation – and then later emerged as one of the more curious voices in British poetry, John Latham is not a writer you’re ever likely to forget.

Protest: Stories of Resistance

ed. Ra Page

This book asks 20 authors and 20 historians to bring crucial moments of British protest to life.

Bestselling

The Iraqi Christ

Hassan Blasim

From legends of the desert to horrors of the forest, Blasim’s stories blend the fantastic with the everyday, the surreal with the all-too-real.

In Another Country: Selected Stories

David Constantine

Featuring the story that inspired the motion picture, 45 Years.

The Book of Gaza

ed. Atef Abu Saif

This anthology brings together some of the pioneers of the Gazan short story from that era, as well as younger exponents of the form, with ten stories that offer glimpses of life in the Strip that go beyond the global media headlines.

Refugee Tales

ed. David Herd, Anna Pincus

Fourteen stories exploring real life refugee experiences, told in the style of the Canterbury Tales

Comma Apps

MacGuffin is a literary jukebox, featuring free exclusive stories by Comma Press authors in text and audio form. LitNav also offers a new way of 'reading the city'.

Breaking The Genre

Literary interventions into science, horror, crime.

BBC Short Story Award

Now in its tenth year, the Award is one of the most prestigious for a single short story.

Forthcoming

Take a peek at some of Comma's forthcoming titles.