“This was the beginning of the fairy tale, he thought…”
— Assassination Scene, Jason Atkinson
The Fiction Desk is an independent short story publisher, specialising in new fiction. Our regular anthologies include stories from debut and established authors, from the UK and around the world. We even publish the occasional ghost story. Find out more about The Fiction Desk here.
Our latest anthology of new short stories is out now. It's called Somewhere This Way, and you can find out more, or order your own copy, here.
We welcome short story submissions from both new and established writers. If you'd like to send us your stories for potential publication, we strongly recommend reading our submissions guidelines and at least one of our anthologies before sending us your work.
This weekend we're running a sale on Kindle editions of all our anthologies.
A guide to what's coming this winter from The Fiction Desk.
A guide to file formats and document types for submitting work for writers of fiction.
Today we're announcing the latest winner of the Fiction Desk Writer's Award.
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