12 amazing Canadian short story collections


A good short story is like a good dessert - delicious, rich and just the right portion size. Canada is a nation of short stories — so we decided to highlight 12 of our favourite collections for you.

Have an unpublished short story of your own? Why not enter the CBC Short Story Prize? The grand prize is $6,000, publication in Air Canada enRoute magazine and a 10-day writers' residency at the Banff Centre.