A Little Bit of Everything: Short Story Debuts | The Reader’s Shelf, June 1, 2015

Here are six debuts, each by a writer well worth watching, that prove the pleasures of reading are not reliant on a profusion of pages.

Top Stories: For Spring/Summer, 12 New Collections from Writers To Watch

Easily flowing stories from award-winning Bradford; Gray’s fiction straddles the literary/horror divide; Keene delivers mostly concise, arresting stories; Uppal effectively captures our off-kilter moments; Vargas is moving and accomplished.

Short Stories Collections | Wyatt’s World

Gaiman gets under the skin with Trigger Warning; Heiny garners praise for Single, Carefree, Mellow; Link returns with Get in Trouble; debut collections from Pelecanos, Pierce.