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List of categories at short fiction

Welcome to the list of short story categories we have at short fiction. By the story genre name is a count of the stories we have for that type. Click on a genre name to see those stories. General literary are for stories which cannot be fitted into any speciality genre. If you are not an adult, please keep out of the adult areas. Total number of stories on site: 19545

Our sister site ReadStories.co.uk contains no adult stories, so is more suitable for young adults and the workplace. It is also a brand new layout which works better on tablets, why not use that site unless you wish to read the adult theme stories?
List of categories [stories by author]
Adult Theme, number of stories: 2782    
Childrens stories, number of stories: 16    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Crime, number of stories: 199    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Cyberpunk, number of stories: 16    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Dark fantasy, number of stories: 373    
Erotic Poetry, number of stories: 164    
Erotic Romance, number of stories: 1214    
Erotic stories, number of stories: 6301    
Fan Fiction, number of stories: 1    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Fantasy, number of stories: 835    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
General Literary, number of stories: 1421    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Ghost stories, number of stories: 139    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Horror, number of stories: 491    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Humour & Comedy, number of stories: 565    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Macabre, number of stories: 174    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Mystery, number of stories: 163    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Poetry, number of stories: 1801    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Romance, number of stories: 1251    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Scifi, number of stories: 416    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Slipstream, number of stories: 69    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Song Lyrics, number of stories: 100    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Spy stories, number of stories: 19    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Steampunk, number of stories: 4    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Supernatural, number of stories: 63    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Thriller, number of stories: 213    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Travel, number of stories: 34    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
True Stories, number of stories: 12    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
War stories, number of stories: 124    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Western, number of stories: 27    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Young Adult, number of stories: 551    or read at ReadStories.co.uk

Please enjoy reading the short fiction we have here, and if there are stories you enjoy, why not send the writer some feedback, and let them know you enjoyed their story. Everyone contributes their stories for free, and feedback and your enjoyment is their only payment. Reading and writing are the simplest of pleasures in life, and one we should all remember ot cherish.