Shorter Works

Short Stories by Date

This page lists a selection of L.M. Montgomery’s short stories by date. Volumes of Montgomery’s complete short stories are in progress.

1895 (1)

A Baking of Gingersnaps (July 1895 short story)

1898 (2)

Our Uncle Wheeler (22 January 1898 short story)
A New-Fashioned Flavoring (27 August 1898 short story)

1899 (1)

Miss Marietta’s Jersey (July 1899 short story)

1903 (2)

A Pioneer Wooing (15 September 1903 short story)
The Old Chest at Wyther Grange (19 September 1903 short story)

1904 (1)

Aunt Ethelinda’s Monument (1 December 1904 short story)

1905 (3)

Aunt Susanna’s Birthday Celebration (February 1905 short story)
The Hurrying of Ludovic (May 1905 short story)
By the Grace of Sarah Maud (June 1905 short story)

1906 (2)

The Indecision of Margaret (September 1906 short story)
The Little Fellow’s Photograph (8 September 1906 short story)

1907 (1)

A Chip of the Old Block (6 January 1907 short story)

1908 (1)

The Old South Orchard (January 1908 short story)

1909 (1)

The Life-Book of Uncle Jesse (August 1909 short story)

1910 (1)

A Garden of Old Delights (June 1910 short story)

1915 (2)

The Indecision of Margaret (January 1915 short story/reprinted)
Aunt Philippa and the Men (January 1915 short story)

1916 (1)

By the Grace of Sarah May (August 1916 short story/reprinted and retitled)

1917 (3)

Abel and His Great Adventure (February 1917 short story)
The Schoolmaster’s Bride (July 1917 short story)
The Cats of Tansy Patch (October 1917 short story)

1918 (1)

Our Neighbors at the Tansy Patch (August 1918 short story)

1919 (1)

The Matchmaker (September 1919 short story)

1923 (1)

Dog Monday’s Vigil (1923 short story)

1925 (4)

Enter, Emily (January 1925 short story)
Too Few Cooks (February 1925 short story)
Night Watch (March 1925 short story)
Her Dog Day (April 1925 short story)

1926 (5)

Magic for Marigold (May 1926 short story)
Lost—A Child’s Laughter (June 1926 short story)
Bobbed Goldilocks (July 1926 short story)
Jim’s House (July 1926 short story)
Playmate (August 1926 short story)

1928 (3)

One of Us (February 1928 short story)
One Clear Call (August 1928 short story)
A Dinner of Herbs (October 1928 short story)

1929 (4)

The Punishment of Billy (February 1929 short story)
“It” (April 1929 short story)
A Question of Acquaintance (1 October 1929 short story)

1930 (2)

A House Divided against Itself (March 1930 short story)
The Price (March 1930 short story)

1931 (2)

The Mirror (February 1931 short story)
Some Fools and a Saint (20 May 1931–10 June 1931 short story)

1932 (3)

The Man Who Forgot (6–13 January 1932 short story)
The Bride Is Waiting (April 1932 short story)
The House (May 1932 short story)

1933 (3)

Charlotte’s Quest (4–25 January 1933 short story)
Fool’s Errand (22 February 1933 short story)
An Afternoon with Mr. Jenkins (2 August 1933 short story)

1934 (4)

The Road to Yesterday (January 1934 short story)
From out the Silence (10 January 1934 short story)
The Closed Door (20 June 1934 short story)
Tomorrow Comes (July 1934 short story)

1935 (5)

For a Dream’s Sake (2 January 1935 short story)
Miss Curtis Comes (15 May 1935 short story)
What Aunt Marcella Would Have Called It (19 June 1935 short story)
I Know a Secret (August 1935 short story)
The House Party at Smoky Island (August 1935 short story)

1936 (10)

The Man Who Wouldn’t Talk (6 May 1936 short story)
The Wedding at Poplar Point (13 May 1936 short story)
The Gift of a Day (20 May 1936 short story)
Everybody Is Different (27 May 1936 short story)
Brother Beware (June 1936 short story)
Miss Much-Afraid (3 June 1936 short story)
The Westcott Elopement (10 June 1936 short story)
A Tragic Evening (24 June 1936 short story)
A Day Off (1 July 1936 short story)
The Use of Her Legs (September 1936 short story)

1937 (1)

Here Comes the Bride (March 1937 short story)

1939 (9)

Chronicles of Ingleside [1] (10 September 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [2] (17 September 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [3] (24 September 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [4] (1 October 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [5] (8 October 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [6] (15 October 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [7] (22 October 1939 short story)
Chronicles of Ingleside [8] (29 October 1939 short story)
An Afternoon with Mr. Jenkins (November 1939 short story/revised)

Undated (2)

Retribution (ca. 1936–1938)
Two Sides of a Life Story

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