Books by Diane Williams

THE COLLECTED STORIES OF DIANE WILLIAMS by Diane Williams
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 2, 2018

"Fans of flash fiction will want to study at the feet of this master of the form."
An omnibus of short-short fiction by sometimes-playful, sometimes-pensive avant-gardist Williams (Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine, Fine, 2016, etc.). Read full book review >
FINE, FINE, FINE, FINE, FINE by Diane Williams
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 26, 2016

"Not everyone's cup of tea to be sure, but a pleasing foray in short-short fiction."
Centrifugal stories, supershort and superpithy, by avant-gardist Williams. Read full book review >
ROMANCER ERECTOR by Diane Williams
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 15, 2001

"So it goes—a quip here, a chilling remark there, but the depictions are uniformly of life on the edge, where meaning crumbles and angels fear to tread."
At first glance something between a child's primer and a collection of tales from the asylum, Williams's latest (The Stupefaction, 1996, etc.) builds on her reputation as the foremost advocate of "flash fiction" with 39 quick and nimble stories and 3 novellas, offering everything from body parts to loaded questions. Read full book review >
THE STUPEFACTION by Diane Williams
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 5, 1996

"Only those incapable of laughter will dislike all of this small book, while even the most sympathetic will have to work for what they get."
From Williams (This Is About the Body, the Mind, the Soul, the World, Time, and Fate, 1989, etc.), a minuscule third collection with no narrative pull, doses of sex—and an often surprising, amusing, and deft wit. Read full book review >