- Hush Hush: Stories (Oct 23, 2012)
- Double Down: Reflections on Gambling and Loss (1999, non-fiction work written with brother Frederick Barthelme)
- And He Tells the Little Horse the Whole Story (collection of short stories) 1987
- The Early Posthumous Work (essays) 2010
Steven Barthelme was born in 1947 in Houston, Texas. He has written more than 120 stories, essays, and articles, and four books– two fiction and two non-fiction. And He Tells the Little Horse the Whole Story is a collection of short stories as is his latest, Hush Hush. His non-fiction books are the memoir, Double Down, which he co-authored with his brother Frederick and a collection of essays called The Early Posthumous Work. He currently teaches in the English Department at the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.