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
That kind of stasis would turn the good economic news of President Trump’s first year into a short story.
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This dazzlingly economical short story has all the atmospheric density of a novel.
Kristen Roupenian, who became something of an overnight sensation after her short story about a bad date in The New Yorker went viral, has a movie deal.
After making everyone on the internet relive their own dating horror stories with her viral New Yorker short story Cat Person, author Kristen Roupenian has sold a script for a full-length horror film to A24, Variety reports.
That is a sentence from my favorite yet-unwritten George Saunders short story.
The media maelstrom tipped off in 2012, when MaxPreps.com, a platform devoted to scores and statistics nationwide, posted a highlight video and short story of Julian as a fifth grader playing varsity ball.
Christie's adaptation of her popular short story premiered in London in 1953, and the whodunit has been keeping audiences guessing ever since.
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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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