Examples of short story in a Sentence
her very first short story was accepted for publication in a local journal
Recent Examples of short story from the Web
King has a long history of popular television shows, movies, and shorts based on his novels and short stories.
Pretty Little Liars' Troian Bellisario also stars in the film, based on a short story by David Sedaris.
One short story was nominated for The PushCart Prize in 2013, which honors fiction published by small presses.
Master the elements that go into every great short story.
Now the Bard graduate is on a bit of a short story kick, due in part to her busy schedule.
Many of his novels and short stories richly reward perseverance.
Lastly, Amazon's new skill is called Storytime, and is a short story audiobook initiative for kids that links to Amazon Rapids, the company's subscription program for young readers.
Collectively, the three complaints read almost like three chapters in a short story on corruption in contemporary American college sports.
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First Known Use of short story
SHORT STORY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of short story for English Language Learners
: a short written story usually dealing with few characters : a short work of fiction
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