Book Category: Short Stories

Skyfish

Henretta Bloom hates everyone. If she doesn’t hate you now, she soon will. This award-winning story is one of David…

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No Bird

Based on a childhood experience, No Bird is a short story by David Farland that captures gritty realism, drawing on…

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The Smiling Man

This story began as a writing assignment for a class taught by Eloise Bell. With the assignment, we were asked…

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Charley in the Wind

David Farland’s first short story, written as a student while attending BYU. Written about the emotional emasculation of young boys,…

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My Favorite Christmas

At age 16, Dale Fawkes is about to have his favorite Christmas—one that features a man who claims to be…

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Oz Reimagined: Dead Blue

When L. Frank Baum introduced Dorothy and friends to the American public in 1900, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz became…

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We Blazed

Alexander Dane wakes 100,000 years in the future and begins an eerie quest for the only thing that matters–the woman…

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The Stone Mother’s Curse

When the princess Teneriel is kidnapped, her mother fears that her own beauty will be her end, so she curses…

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