His opera Mario and the Magician, based on a novella by Thomas Mann, was given its premiere by the Canadian Opera Company in 1992.
It was a completed something, not quite a novel, but not really a novella either.
He has since written short stories, a novella , novels and even a thriller set in the Pacific.
I thought I'd published one novella and three short stories last year.
The result is eight short stories and a novella , all set in the Caribbean where he was the Chicago Tribune's correspondent for seven years.
Few writers move so effortlessly from the gothic tale to the psychological thriller to the epic family saga to the lyrical novella .
This is a very short book - a novella really - which is all about books, and the extent to which they can dominate the bibliophile's life.
The ghost story genre may be broadly defined as comprising short stories or, less commonly, novels or novellas which have as their central theme the power of the dead to return and confront the living.
In fact, the novellas in Publish and Perish were supposed to be short stories.
Five-paragraph essays aren't like term papers, which aren't like journals, which aren't like research papers, which aren't like short stories, which aren't like novellas .