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Title Author Genre Year Word count
The Princess and the Pea Hans Christian Anderson 1835 458
The Tale of Peter Rabbit Beatrix Potter 1902 1,075
A Story of Robin Hood James Baldwin 1896 1,140
The Terrible Old Man H P Lovecraft 1921 1,239
The Kiss Kate Chopin 1895 1,262
Requiem, for Solo Cello Damien Angelica Walters 2015 1,262
The Frog Prince Brothers Grimm 1812 1,351
The Open Window H H Munro/Saki 1914 1,440
The Cactus O. Henry 1917 1,450
Hills Like White Elephants Ernest Hemingway 1927 1,610
A Dead Woman's Secret Guy de Maupassant 1884 1,633
The Dead Girl’s Wedding March Cat Rambo 2006 1,909
A Baby Tramp Ambrose Bierce 1891 1,976
Beyond the Garden Close Mary Robinette Kowal 2010 1,998
Stuckup Stickup Hapsburg Liebe 1942 2,005
The Boarded Window Ambrose Bierce 1891 2,049
Puss in Boots Anonymous 1701 2,090
My Lord Bag of Rice Yei Theodora Ozaki 1711 2,573
When the Fall is All That’s Left Arkady Martine 2015 2,601
Spar Kij Johnson 2009 2,627
Beyond the Door Philip K. Dick 1954 3,015
Portrait of Ari Mary Robinette Kowal 2006 3,270
2 B R 0 2 B Kurt Vonnegut 1962 3,295
Little Snow-White Brothers Grimm 1812 3,524
To the Man on the Trail Jack London 1900 3,565
What Glistens Back Sunny Moraine 2014 3,619
Selkie Stories Are For Losers Sofia Samatar 2013 3,782
The Pigeon Faraaz Mahomed 2016 3,900
Cold Wind Nicola Griffith 2014 4,081
Five Ways to Fall In Love on Planet Porcelain Cat Rambo 2013 4,138
The Story of Zobeide Told by Herself Antoine Galland 1821 4,303
Intertropical Convergence Zone Nadia Bulkin 2008 4,368
The Outcasts of Poker Flat Bret Harte 1869 4,463
The Velveteen Rabbit Margery Williams 1922 4,536
Caught Out Fred C. Smale 1914 4,538
The Innocence of a Place Margaret Ronald 2014 4,549
The Crimson Clue Fred Walsh 1941 4,592
The Shining Hills Susan Palwick 2017 4,603
Whip Scorpion Chuck Martin 1948 4,718
Upgrade Axel Schwarz ​​​​​​​ 2016 4,895
Diagnosis R. A. Palmer 1953 5,013
The Barrow Troll David Drake 1975 5,021
Magdala Amygdala Lucy A Snyder 2014 5,026
Helen O'Loy Lester del Rey 1938 5,086
Saying the Names Maggie Clark 2011 5,174
​​​​​​​Intelligence Rafael Sabatini 1918 5,763
The Man in the Crimson Coat Andrea Tang 2017 5,808
Goat Eschatologies Margaret Ronald 2007 6,130
The Sounds of Old Earth Matthew Kressel 2013 6,252
The Game of Rat and Dragon Cordwainer Smith 1955 6,406
The Demoiselle D'ys Robert W. Chambers 1895 6,421
The Thick Night Sunny Moraine 2011 6,422
The Phantom Avenger David M. Norman 1943 6,486
Pavlov’s House Malcom Cross 2014 6,554
A Pound of Darkness, a Quarter of Dreams Tony Ballantyne 2017 6,878
A Series of Steaks Vina Jie-Min Prasad 2017 9,022
Diplomacy - A Polytopia Fanfic Emily Parkhurst 2022 9,239
Portrait of Lisane da Patagnia Rachel Swirsky 2012 9,930
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll 1865 11,163
The Reluctant Dragon Kenneth Grahame 1898 11,513
Queen of the Black Coast Robert E. Howard 1934 12,059
The Call of Cthulhu H P Lovecraft 1928 12,492
Youth Isaac Asimov 1952 12,683
The Repairer of Reputations Robert W. Chambers 1895 13,515
Eros, Philia, Agape Rachel Swirsky 2009 13,650
The Slithering Shadow Robert E. Howard 1933 15,069
The Fisherman and his Soul Oscar Wilde 1891 15,457
Black Amazon of Mars Leigh Brackett 1951 28,175
The Pirates of Ersatz Murray Leinster 1959 68,357
Frankenstein Mary Shelley 1818 76,493
Treasure Island Robert Louis Stevenson 1882 77,242
Werenight Harry Turtledove 1979 91,630
The White Company Arthur Conan Doyle 1891 163,296