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Short and Sweet

Description: Rewarding short novels or novellas

Members: 22 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2 3Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
9,853 members, 159 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: Twixi (1), FranzK72 (2), thecoroner (2), LALKitty11 (2), ahef1963 (3), lewbs (4), spiphany

Score: 22.51

2
33,069 members, 584 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: LALKitty11 (1), ahef1963 (1), iggyjreilly (1), hipdeep (9), Twixi (17), lewbs (35), thecoroner (40), spiphany

Score: 22.07

3
19,833 members, 419 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: starfishian (1), hipdeep (1), ahef1963 (7), lewbs (8), Bretzky1 (8), merrystar (10), souloftherose (10)

Score: 19.72

4
17,120 members, 374 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: jain (1), LALKitty11 (3), souloftherose (3), Bretzky1 (5), ahef1963 (8), Twixi (19), thecoroner (36)

Score: 18.68

5
4,990 members, 297 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: bookwoman247 (1), Twixi (2), thorold (2), merrystar (5), ahef1963 (5), souloftherose (11)

Score: 18.27

6
30,601 members, 421 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: audreyuhl (1), Twixi (3), LALKitty11 (9), FranzK72 (11), thecoroner (13), ahef1963 (21), lewbs (54)

Score: 17

7
50,096 members, 751 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (1), LALKitty11 (7), hipdeep (13), lewbs (15), ahef1963 (17), Twixi (18), thecoroner (30)

Score: 16.22

8
8,355 members, 183 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (2), souloftherose (4), iggyjreilly (10), thecoroner (11), Bretzky1 (12), FranzK72 (12)

Score: 14.94

9
5,186 members, 541 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: starfishian (3), souloftherose (6), iggyjreilly (6), thorold (7), inge87 (8), lewbs (43)

Score: 14.55

10
25,780 members, 429 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: audreyuhl (2), Twixi (4), LALKitty11 (6), ahef1963 (15), jain (30), lewbs (52)

Score: 13.98

11
44,660 members, 875 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2), Bretzky1 (4), merrystar (8), Twixi (16), lewbs (34), thecoroner (47)

Score: 13.76

12
14,507 members, 277 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: lewbs (5), FranzK72 (9), Bretzky1 (11), ahef1963 (11), thecoroner (12), Twixi (20)

Score: 13.42

13
17,732 members, 275 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (7), thecoroner (8), LALKitty11 (10), Twixi (22), ahef1963 (24), lewbs (30)

Score: 12.45

14
4,669 members, 90 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: thorold (3), thecoroner (4), FranzK72 (13), Twixi (21), spiphany

Score: 12.4

15
8,156 members, 154 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: starfishian (2), LALKitty11 (5), ahef1963 (13), jain (44), spiphany

Score: 12.25

16
9,147 members, 109 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: DanielSTJ (1), thecoroner (6), FranzK72 (10), Bretzky1 (17)

Score: 10.78

17
4,564 members, 145 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (7), thorold (8), ahef1963 (10), FranzK72 (19), thecoroner (45)

Score: 10.55

18
10,564 members, 134 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (1), thecoroner (1), Bretzky1 (10)

Score: 10.25

19
24,112 members, 460 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), barbharper (1), ahef1963 (18)

Score: 9.94

20
2,350 members, 74 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (4), thorold (6), jain (18), spiphany

Score: 9.88

21
20,309 members, 320 reviews
3.56 stars (3.56 stars)

Lists: LALKitty11 (4), thecoroner (5), ahef1963 (12), FranzK72 (14), lewbs (24)

Thumbs down: jain

Score: 9.53

22
6,310 members, 95 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: merrystar (2), lewbs (3), FranzK72 (4)

Score: 9.23

23
35,975 members, 649 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: merrystar (11), FranzK72 (23), thecoroner (28), Twixi (36), lewbs (57)

Score: 8.85

24
8,582 members, 67 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (3), audreyuhl (3), thecoroner (7)

Score: 8.54

25
14,218 members, 270 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (2), merrystar (4), lewbs (10)

Score: 8.44

26
5,524 members, 127 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: lewbs (1), FranzK72 (8), Twixi (26)

Score: 8.15

27
895 members, 17 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: inge87 (4), thorold (5), spiphany

Score: 8.06

28
4,618 members, 167 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (2), ahef1963 (6), Twixi (23)

Score: 7.75

29
6,956 members, 104 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (3), FranzK72 (5), Twixi (28)

Score: 7.45

30
22,466 members, 350 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: lewbs (2), FranzK72 (24), Twixi (27)

Score: 6.93

31
360 members, 10 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: Twixi (5), bluepiano (11), thorold (15)

Score: 6.9

Explanations:

bluepiano (11): 92 pages

32
30,465 members, 322 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (6), thecoroner (10), ahef1963 (16)

Score: 6.81

33
11,199 members, 180 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (3), Twixi (24), thecoroner (27)

Score: 6.6

34
2,438 members, 85 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: LALKitty11 (8), thorold (9), ahef1963 (20)

Score: 6.58

35
696 members, 22 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: thorold (1), spiphany

Score: 6.56

36
188 members, 2 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (3), FranzK72 (17), thecoroner (48)

Score: 6.53

Explanations:

bluepiano (3): 69 pages

37
3,251 members, 97 reviews
4.14 stars (4.14 stars)

Lists: Twixi (25), lewbs (27), spiphany

Score: 6.1

38
2,554 members, 61 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: Twixi (10), FranzK72 (16), thecoroner (24)

Score: 6.06

39
769 members, 17 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

Lists: iggyjreilly (2), Twixi (6)

Score: 5.92

40
15,334 members, 304 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: lewbs (12), ahef1963 (14), thecoroner (42)

Score: 5.79

41
1,442 members, 37 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (14), FranzK72 (20), Twixi (30)

Score: 5.67

42
2,011 members, 47 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (15), lewbs (18), Twixi (33)

Score: 5.64

43
46,369 members, 652 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), Twixi (39), lewbs (42)

Score: 5.63

44
1,198 members, 100 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (1), Twixi (55)

Score: 5.47

45
6,659 members, 203 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (16), lewbs (28), thecoroner (44)

Score: 5.29

46
5,299 members, 93 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: merrystar (3), hipdeep (11)

Score: 5.24

47
943 members, 23 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (18), thecoroner (22), Twixi (62)

Score: 5.21

48
2,205 members, 39 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (26), thecoroner (26), Twixi (35)

Score: 5.19

49
1,243 members, 24 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (25), lewbs (29), Twixi (34)

Score: 5.17

50
7,956 members, 175 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (27), thecoroner (32), lewbs (39)

Score: 5.04

51
4,154 members, 102 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: starfishian (4), LALKitty11 (11)

Score: 5.03

52
420 members, 2 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: Twixi (7), spiphany

Score: 5.02

53
1,124 members, 16 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (22), thecoroner (37), Twixi (56)

Score: 4.93

54
4,381 members, 137 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (21), Twixi (41), thecoroner (54)

Score: 4.93

55
7,688 members, 114 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (6), ahef1963 (9)

Score: 4.87

56
568 members, 14 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: FranzK72 (28), lewbs (40), thecoroner (50)

Score: 4.83

57
288 members, 6 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (12), spiphany

Score: 4.71

Explanations:

bluepiano (12): 49 pages

58
34,464 members, 618 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: lewbs (6), hipdeep (14)

Score: 4.62

59
784 members, 20 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: Twixi (8), thorold (11)

Score: 4.58

60
1,236 members, 117 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: iggyjreilly (3), Twixi (63)

Score: 4.46

61
2,356 members, 108 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (5), Twixi (29)

Score: 4.4

62
285 members, 24 reviews
3.83 stars (3.83 stars)

Lists: Twixi (9), thorold (14)

Score: 4.38

63
139 members, 2 reviews
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (10), lewbs (21)

Score: 4.12

Explanations:

bluepiano (10): 81 pages

64
400 members, 19 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: inge87 (1)

Score: 4

65
35 members, 2 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (1)

Score: 4

Explanations:

bluepiano (1): This, like all the books I've entered, is 1) one I'd highly recommend that's 2) available in a stand-alone edition and 3) fewer than 100 pages long--I'm always one for half-measures. 96 pages… (more)

66
32,661 members, 896 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: merrystar (12), ahef1963 (23)

Score: 3.98

67
446 members, 11 reviews
3.62 stars (3.62 stars)

Lists: iggyjreilly (7), Twixi (65)

Score: 3.87

68
3,214 members, 70 reviews
3.4 stars (3.4 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (15), thecoroner (29)

Score: 3.76

69
446 members, 9 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: Twixi (11), lewbs (46)

Score: 3.73

70
2,252 members, 58 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: thorold (10), thecoroner (56)

Score: 3.71

71
8,466 members, 164 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: merrystar (13), lewbs (44)

Score: 3.66

72
1,222 members, 18 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: Twixi (12), lewbs (50)

Score: 3.65

73
946 members, 12 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: Twixi (13), thecoroner (53)

Score: 3.59

74
3,610 members, 135 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (9), Twixi (31), lewbs (45)

Thumbs down: thorold

Score: 3.55

Explanations:

thorold (0): "poetic" orientalist soft-porn

75
980 members, 24 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: lewbs (13), Twixi (64)

Score: 3.52

76
2,236 members, 47 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: lewbs (23), Twixi (32)

Score: 3.51

77
15,991 members, 299 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: jain (2)

Score: 3.36

78
310 members, 13 reviews
4.31 stars (4.31 stars)

Lists: inge87 (2)

Score: 3.36

79
293 members, 2 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (2)

Score: 3.36

Explanations:

bluepiano (2): 74 pages

80
2,920 members, 94 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (33), Twixi (38)

Score: 3.28

81
21,530 members, 419 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Twixi (37), lewbs (38)

Score: 3.23

82
12,115 members, 374 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: Twixi (40), lewbs (53)

Score: 3.07

83
1,844 members, 109 reviews
4.19 stars (4.19 stars)

Lists: inge87 (3)

Score: 3.04

84
1,106 members, 39 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: jain (3)

Score: 3.04

85
976 members, 29 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (3)

Score: 3.04

86
928 members, 20 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (60), Twixi (66)

Score: 2.84

87
2,595 members, 196 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: jain (4)

Score: 2.83

88
1,366 members, 46 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: iggyjreilly (4)

Score: 2.83

89
1,030 members, 33 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

90
743 members, 11 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: thorold (4)

Score: 2.83

91
151 members, 6 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (4)

Score: 2.83

Explanations:

bluepiano (4): 91 pages

92
1,986 members, 35 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: iggyjreilly (5), thorold (12)

Thumbs down: Twixi

Score: 2.82

Explanations:

Twixi (0): 350 p.

93
13,488 members, 160 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: jain (5)

Score: 2.68

94
820 members, 9 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5)

Score: 2.68

Explanations:

hipdeep (5): Two connected novelettes, totaling a bit over 200 pages, but I'd argue they can be read separately.

95
377 members, 46 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: starfishian (5)

Score: 2.68

Explanations:

starfishian (5): Technically a series of short stories, but because they all venter around a single theme (and are beautifully crafted), I'll submit it to this list and take my bumps if anyone disagrees.… (more)

96
306 members, 5 reviews
3.65 stars (3.65 stars)

Lists: inge87 (5)

Score: 2.68

97
22 members, 1 review
3.07 stars (3.07 stars)

Lists: bluepiano (5)

Score: 2.68

Explanations:

bluepiano (5): 97 pages

98
26,778 members, 285 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: Bretzky1 (6)

Score: 2.56

99
18,315 members, 369 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: jain (6)

Score: 2.56

100
1,199 members, 40 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: inge87 (6)

Score: 2.56

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