Recent Releases

The BBC National Short Story Award 2015

ed. Allan Little

The BBC National Short Story Award with BookTrust celebrates its tenth year with a stellar line-up of authors.

The Life-Writer

David Constantine

A new novel, written by critically acclaimed short story writer, David Constantine.

In Another Country: Selected Stories

David Constantine

Featuring the story that inspired the motion picture, <i>45 Years</i>.

The Book of Tokyo

ed. Jim Hinks, Masashi Matsuie

A City Through Short Fiction.


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.

The Drone Eats with Me

Atef Abu Saif

Diaries from a City Under Fire

The Well of Trapped Words

Sema Kaygusuz

Blending mysticism and modernity, Kaygusuz’s stories demonstrate why she is regarded as one of the most promising writers in Turkey today

Jebel Marra

Michelle Green

Interlinked collection of short stories set in and around a humanitarian aid centre in Darfur in 2004-2005.

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.


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